SAAT 2018: EXAM DATE, RESULT, ELIGIBILITY, APPLICATION FORM
- SAAT stands for Siksha O Anusandhan Admission Test
- Siksha O Anusandhan is shortly called as SOA University is a Deemed University located in the state of Odisha.
- The university operates from the state capital Bhubaneswar.
- In the year 2015, the university earned A grade accreditation from NAAC for a period of 5 years.
- The university holds the pride of being the national institution noted as the 33rd best national institution.
- In addition, the university also has earned the 20th Best National University Award along with the Best Institution in Odisha award from the MHRD through its NIRF Rankings in the year 2018.
- Admission of students to the B. Tech courses is not just done based on their merit in SAAT, but JEE Main score is also considered for admission of the right talents.
- The fee structure for B. Tech for the academic year 2018-2018 is fixed at Rs.2,29,000 per annum
- For candidates admitted through lateral entry, the fee will be Rs.2,01,000 per annum
- In addition, B. Tech students will have to pay a counselling fee of Rs.1000, which is a one-time and non-refundable fee.
- The admission fee is Rs.4000/-, which is also non-refundable and one-time fee.
- They will also have to pay the institute caution money of Rs.5000/- as a one-time fee.
- The optional transportation fee is Rs.15,000/- per annum.
- The University reserves 5 and 7.5% of seats for all courses respectively for SC and ST candidates by birth and not by marriage or adoption.
- However, SC/ST candidates from other states will not be considered as reserved category candidates.
- Candidates belonging to SC/ST category from Odisha, but residing outside the state will have to submit SC/ST certificate from the competent authority of the Odisha Sate at the time of counseling to become eligible for reservation.
- Admission to B. Tech courses offered by SOA University is also done on the basis of JEE Main. So, candidates with this score need not have to take up SAAT.
- The University has an excellent engineering placement statistics
- The University functions with the objective of turning out to be the leading institution of higher learning in the selected areas of concentration.
- The University also aims at preparing future generations through quality teaching and innovative research.
- She visualises that she will emerge as a comprehensive and socially inclusive University in the nation for professional developments in related disciplines.
- The mission statement of the University is to educate students to turn out to be responsible, productive, and enlightened citizens.
- To achieve the mission the University conducts scholarships and promotes entrepreneurship that improves the condition of the humans. The mission is to serve the community, health care systems, government education, business, and improve the cultural environment of the region.
Fee structure for the academic year 2018-2018:
Reservation policy at SOA University: