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AICTE increases choice of subjects to pursue Engineering and Technology courses AICTE
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AICTE increases choice of subjects to pursue Engineering and Technology courses

IBNS | @indiablooms | 12 Jul 2021, 09:56 pm

New Delhi/IBNS: From the academic year 2021, All India Council for Technical Education or AICTE has brought about changes in the approval process that facilitates entry through a wider array of choice of subjects for students to pursue courses in Engineering and Technology.

The subjects that can be chosen are Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Electronics, Information Technology, Biology, Informatics Practices, Biotechnology, Technical Vocational Subjects, Agriculture, Engineering Graphics, Business Studies, Entrepreneurship (any of the three).

Presently, the entry to pursue higher education in Engineering and Technology is based on traditional subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

Lt Col Kailash Bansal, Director, Media & Margdarshan Cell, AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) said, "From academic year 2021, AICTE has brought about changes in the Approval Process that facilitates entry through a wider array of choice of subjects for students to pursue courses in Engineering and Technology.

"These are Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Electronics, Information Technology, Biology, Informatics Practices, Biotechnology, Technical Vocational Subjects, Agriculture, Engineering Graphics, Business Studies, Entrepreneurship.”