All set RGUKT IIIT Admissions Notification on 23 May…
RGUKT IIIT is the dream project of the Ex-Chief Minister YSR; He wanted to set up at least three IIITs in the three regions of Andhra Pradesh which would ensure better opportunities for rural students. In March of 2008, the AP Government created RGUKT University, basically, RGUKT admits roughly the top 1% of the rural students into the three residential campuses.
RGUKT IIIT is select students from Mandal based on a statewide ranking system based on SSC Marks. The great thing in RGUKT IIIT Admissions, the better performance of students in an urban Mandal doesn’t have an impact on the selection process of students in rural Mandals. The RGUKT IIIT first batch of about 6,500 tenth class graduates was admitted into a six-year integrated program in August of 2008. At present RGUKT IIIT Admissions intake restricted to 3000 students.
RGUKT IIIT Objectives
The first objective of establishing RGUKT IIIT was to provide high-quality educational opportunities for AP rural youth. In AP the top 1% of rural graduates is around 6,000 to 7,000 per year. Now RGUKT IIIT is giving admission to 3000 students in the three campuses.
RGUKT IIIT is giving students direct admission into a 6-year integrated program after class X. In Andhra Pradesh, over a million students pass the SSC every year, the admission into RGUKT IIIT is based on a “Local Best Model” and uses the rule of reservation and 60-70% of the students come from rural backgrounds and will have the opportunity to study in a world-class institution.
Education at RGUKT IIIT is based on the intensive use of Information Technology. Every student has access to a laptop and education uses the latest advances in Learning Sciences such as Learning by Example. Online lectures are provided and lectures are followed by problem-solving sessions that reinforce what has been covered in each lecture.
RGUKT IIIT Admissions 2019
RGUKT IIIT has announced admission notification 2019-20 for 6 years integrated B.Tech program in IIIT campuses located at Nuzvid and RK Valley, Idupulapaya. Students from non-residential Government Schools including ZP and Municipal Schools will get 4 per cent of weightage as deprivation score for admission during 2019-14.
All Interested candidates can apply online through RGUKT website admissions2019.rgukt.in only. The application fee is Rs. 150 should be paid in the form of DD any nationalized bank and should be drawn in favour of The Registrar, RGUKT and payable at Hyderabad. Candidates can also apply through AP Online centres located across the state by paying the Registration fee of Rs. 150 and service charges of Rs.15 per application at any AP Online Center. All candidates should take a print out of the RGUKT IIIT Admissions application and should send it along with copies of certificates to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies, Hyderabad by speed post or registered post only.
RGUKT IIIT Admissions notification and RGUKT IIIT Online Application details read here.