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B.Tech ( Lateral Entry) Program for Working Professionals

B.Tech ( Lateral Entry) Program for Working Professionals


The Program is a Three-year, Six-semester, full-time, campus-based program. The Program provides cutting edge education to equip students with comprehensive understanding and application of Engineering Discipline .

Currently only Mechanical Engineering branch is offered: 

Duration: Three years
Eligibility: for B.Tech. (Lateral Entry)

Pass in 3 year Diploma in the respective branch of engineering

Admission Process

Admission is based on Merit through Application and Interview. Interview will be conducted at the ICFAI University, Jharkhand.

Award of Degree

On successful completion of the B.Tech. Program, students will be awarded B.Tech. degree by the ICFAI University, Jharkhand subject to University regulations.

Program Structure B.Tech ( Lateral Entry) Program for Working Professionals

Year I
Semester-I Semester-II
  • Structure & Properties of Materials
  • Mathematics III
  • Technical Report Writing / Principles of Economics
  • Electrical Science I
  • Discipline Courses (2)*
  • Measurement Techniques (MT)
  • MT Lab
  • Electrical Science II
  • Principles of Economics/Technical Report Writing
  • Discipline Courses (3)*
Summer Term
Year II
Semester-II Semester-IV
  • Analytical Mathematics Elective
  • Discipline Courses (5)*
  • Health & Happiness
  • Managerial Economics and Financial Accounting
  • Discipline Courses (5)*
Summer Term: Professional Development Programs
Year III
Semester-V Semester-VI
  • Discipline Courses (3) & Electives (3)*
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Thesis

Note: Discipline courses and Discipline Electives will be indicated in the Student Handbook.


The Admission Modalities are with reference to the campus-based B.Tech Program offered by the ICFAI University, Jharkhand. The medium of instruction is English.

Eligibility Criteria for B.Tech

Pass in 12th Class (PCM group) with minimum 50% marks

Duration :

Four years.

Eligibility Criteria for B.Tech (Lateral Entry)

Pass in 3 year Diploma in respective branch of Engineering with minimum 50% marks

Duration :

Three years.

Admission Criteria:

The selection of applicants into the Program is made through screening of application and interview. While evaluating students for admission, due weightage is given to their academic distinction, awards in sports/cultural events, debates, quizzes and other extra cocurricular activities.

Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of payment of first semester fee. The original certificates will be returned after verification.

The admission decision will be communicated after the interview process.

How to Apply:

Students interested can apply by any one of the following methods:

A.Online Application

Applicants can apply online by filling up the Application Form available at www.iujharkhand.edu.in and make payment of Rs. 500 towards the cost using Credit / Debit Card (Visa / Master Card / Internet Banking) through secure internet payment gateway. Applicants applying online should upload their passport size color photograph while filling the Online Application. The Prospectus will be sent to such applicants

B.Download of Application Form

Applicants can fill their details online and download the Application Form from www.iuJharkhand.edu.in and send it to theAdmissions Office along with the Demand Draft of Rs. 500 towards the cost of the application in favor of “The ICFAI University, Jharkhand - Fee Collection A/c” .payable at Jharkhand.

C.Fill the Application Form.

Applicants can fill in the application form and send it to the Admissions Office.


The applicants are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for Admission.

  • Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the Application Form.
  • Fill the Application Form in Capital Letters
  • Provide all the available information under appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.

Attested Copies of Certificates

Applicants are required to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates.

  • Date of Birth Certificate / Class X Certificate.
  • Mark Sheets of Class X, XII, Degree, Diploma (as may be applicable).
  • Domicile Certificate (if applicable).
  • Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities.

Submission of Application Form:

The completed Application Form for Admission should be sent to:

Admissions Office
Campus: The ICFAI University, Jharkhand,
#2065, Daladali Chowk, Simalia, Near Ring Road,
Ranchi - 835 222, Jharkhand.
Ph: 0651- 6565601/602, 09204062414.
E-mail: admissions@iujharkhand.edu.in
Website: www.iujharkhand.edu.in
City Office: The ICFAI University, Jharkhand,
#2167/A, Opp. IDBI Bank, Ashok Nagar,
Ranchi - 834 002, Jharkhand.

B.Tech Program Fee
Program Admission Fee Rs. Semester Fee Rs. Caution Deposit Rs.
Domicile Non - Domicile
4 Years
20,000 40,000 50,000 10,000

B.Tech (Lateral Entry) Program Fee
Program Admission Fee Rs. Semester Fee Rs. Caution Deposit Rs.
Domicile Non - Domicile
B.Tech (Lateral Entry)
3 Years
20,000 40,000 50,000 10,000

B.Tech (LE ) in Mechanical Engineering (for WP) Program Fee
Program Admission Fee Rs. Semester Fee Rs. Caution Deposit Rs.
Domicile Non - Domicile
B.Tech (Lateral Entry)
3 Years
10,000 30,000 - 5,000

Note : Applicants in their final year of Qualifying Examinations also can apply for all regular programs

Caution Deposit :

Students are required to pay a Caution Deposit as mentioned in the table above along with the first semester fee. It will be refunded without interest and after adjusting for dues, (if any), to the students on completion of the respective program.

Remittance :

All payments should be made by way of Demand Draft in favor of "The ICFAI University, Jharkhand - Fee Collection A/c" payable at Ranchi, Jharkhand. Remittance can also be made through NEFT, as per the following details of the University Bank Account.

Bank Account Name The ICFAI University, Jharkhand - Fee Collection A/c
Type of Account Current Account
Account Number 50200000250955
Bank Name HDFC Bank
IFSC Code HDFC0000521

The following details should be provided to the University by the students on remittance of fee through NEFT:

Student Details Remittance Details
Name of the student: Name of the Bank:
Application No. / Enrollment No. IFSC Code:
Program / Batch: UTR No.
Fee details Bank Acknowledgement of NEFT Form
Mobile No.
Merit Scholarships

Following are the details of the Merit Scholarships, offered by The ICFAI University, Jharkhand.

A. Merit Scholarships based on past academic record:

Percentage of marks achieved in qualifying examination will decide the amount of scholarship. Scholarship amount can be adjusted in the Semester I fee payable.

Performance in Qualifying Exam Scholarship amount
(% of semester fee)
Marks in % CGPA
>= 90% >= 9.9 50%
>= 80% and <90% >= 8.8 and < 9 .9 40%
>= 70% and <80% >= 7.7 and < 8.8 30%
>= 60% and < 70% >= 6.5 and < 7.7 20%

B. Merit Scholarship in Semester II to last semester:

Based on previous semester performance (GPA) Scholarship amount (% of semester fee)
Top 5% of the class 50%
Next 5% of the class 30%

Note: Terms and Conditions for the award of the Merit Scholarship will be specified in the Student Handbook.


B.Tech (LE ) in Mechanical Engineering
for Working Professionals

Last date for application: Oct 19, 2018

Admission Calendar for B.Tech (LE) for Working ProfessionalsProgram
Events Important Dates
Last Date for submission of Completed Application Form   Oct 19, 2018
 Interview and Admission Decision   Oct 19, 2018
 Last Date for Payment of Admission Fee   Oct 22, 2018
 Registration   Oct 22, 2018
 Commencement of Programs   Oct 22, 2018

Contact Us

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Our Location

Plot No. 2065, Daladali Chowk, Simalia, Near Ring Road, Ranchi-835222.