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Diploma in Technology (Polytechnic)

Diploma in Technology (Polytechnic)

The Diploma in Technology (Polytechnic) Program is a three-year, six-semester, full-time, campus-based program, offered in Computer Science & Engineering (CSE), Mechanical Engineering (ME) and Mining Engineering. The Program provides cutting edge education to equip students with comprehensive and critical understanding in Engineering. The program prepares the students for careers in Engineering and also equips them to pursue B.Tech in lateral entry into second year (3rd semester) of B.Tech program of the respective Engineering branch.

Three years


Pass in 10 with 45% aggregate with pass in each of the subjects - Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

The applicant should fulfill the minimum age requirements as prescribed by the respective board through which the applicant has appeared for the qualifying examination.

Award of Degree

On successful completion of the Diploma in Technology Program, students will be awarded Diploma in Technology by the ICFAI University, Jharkhand subject to University regulations.

Program Structure

Diploma of Technology consists of 36 courses (excluding labs) covered in six semesters spread over three years. Students are also required to do Internship / Project after completion of second year.

Year I
Semester-I Semester-II
  • Engineering Mathematics – I
  • Engineering Physics - I
  • Engineering Chemistry – I
  • Basic Engineering Drawing
  • Information Technology Trends
  • English Language Skills
  • Physical Sciences Labs
  • Engineering Mathematics –II
  • Engineering Physics – II
  • Environmental Science
  • Computer Programming – I (using C)
  • Workshop / Basic Engineering Drawing
  • Soft Skills
  • Physical Sciences Lab
  • Software Lab
Year II
Semester-III Semester-IV
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Electrical Sciences -I
  • Business Communication
  • Discipline Course-I
  • Discipline Course-II
  • Engineering Labs
  • Strength and Properties of Materials
  • Measurement Techniques
  • Electrical Sciences -II
  • Health & Happiness
  • Discipline Course III
  • Discipline Course-IV
  • Engineering Lab
Internship / Project
Year I
Semester-V Semester-VI
  • Principles of Management
  • Discipline Course –V
  • Discipline Course –VI
  • Discipline Course –VII
  • Discipline Elective – I
  • Discipline Elective – II
  • Engineering Labs
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Discipline Course –VIII
  • Discipline Course –IX
  • Discipline Elective – III
  • Discipline Elective – IV
  • Engineering Labs
  • Project
Note Discipline courses and Discipline Electives will be indicated in the Student Handbook.


The Admission Modalities are with reference to the campus-based Diploma in Technology (Polytechnic) Program offered by the ICFAI University, Jharkhand. The medium of instruction is English.

Eligibility Criteria
  • Pass in 10th Class with minimum 45% 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:

  1. 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

  2. Download of Application Form

    Applicants can fill their details online and download the Application Form from www.iujharkhand.edu.in and send it to the Admissions 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 Ranchi.

  3. Fill the Application Form.

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

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

Application Form
    a) Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the Application Form.
    b) Fill the Application Form in Capital Letters.
    c) Provide all the available information under appropriate sections.
    d) Make sure to sign the Application Form (in case the application is not filled-in online).
    e) Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.
    f) Enclose DD for Rs. 500 drawn in favour of The ICFAI University, Jharkhand - Fee Collection A/c; in case the application was downloaded from the University website OR receipt for Rs. 500 in case it was purchased from the University.
Attested Copies of Certificates

Applicants have to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates.

  • Date of Birth Certificate/Class X Certificate.
  • Marksheet of Class X / Class XII / Intermediate / Degree (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 submitted at:

Admissions Office
Campus: The ICFAI University, Jharkhand,
#2065, Daladali Chowk, Simalia, Near Ring Road,
Ranchi - 835 222, Jharkhand.
Ph: 072570-04501 to 504.
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.

Diploma Program Fee
Program Admission Fee Rs. Semester Fee Rs. Caution Deposit Rs.
Domicile Non - Domicile
Diploma Program 5,000 25,000 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 AccountCurrent Account
Account Number50200000250955
Bank NameHDFC Bank
IFSC CodeHDFC0000521

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

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

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

B. 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
Marks in % CGPA (% of semester fee)
>= 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%

* Above Scholarship amount would be adjusted equally in installments in each semester fee payable.

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.


Admission Calendar for Diploma Program
Events Important Dates
Last Date for Submission of Completed Application Form June 29, 2019
Interview and Admission Decision July, 2019
Last Date for Payment of Admission Fee August 01, 2019
Registration August 01, 2019
Commencement of Regular Classes August 02, 2019

The Diploma in Technology (Polytechnic) Program is a three-year, six-semester, full-time, campus-based program, offered in Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) and Electronics & Communications Engineering (ECE) and Mining Engineering.


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