Lateral Entry

Diploma Candidates

A pass with prescribed minimum eligibility marks in any one of the Diploma in appropriate branch of Engineering / Technology of the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamil Nadu / equivalent prescribed for admission to the Degree Course

Community Minimum average marks in the Pre-Final and Final semesters put together or Final year
General Category 55.00%
Backward Class including Backward Class Muslim 50.00%
MBC & DNC 45.00%
SC/SCA/ST Mere pass in the qualifying examination for Diploma examinations as stipulated by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamil Nadu / B.Sc. Degree examinations/ Equivalent.

List of Eligible Degree Courses for Diploma

Group Code - 1 , Group Name - Civil
Diploma Branch Qualifying Diploma Eligible Degree Course
101 CIVIL ENGINEERING CIVIL ENGINEERING
ENIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING GEO INFORMATICS
102 CIVIL AND RURAL ENGINEERING
103 CIVIL ENGINEERING (ARCHITECTURE)
104 ARCHITECTURAL ASSISTANTSHIP
105 CIVIL ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
106 ARCHITECTURE (SANDWICH)
107 ENVIRONMENTAL AND POLLUTION CONTROL ENGINEERING
108 CIVIL ENGINEERING (RURAL TECHNOLOGY)
109 INTERIOR DESIGN
Group Code - 2 , Group Name - Mechanical
Diploma Branch Qualifying Diploma Eligible Degree Course
201 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
PRODUCTION ENGINEERING
AUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING
METALLURGICAL ENGINEERING
MECHATRONICS MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
PRODUCTION ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
MATERIAL SCIENCE ENGINEERING INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING
MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING MARINE ENGINEERING
MECHANICAL AND AUTOMATION ENGINEERING
AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING ROBOTICS AND AUTOMATION ENGINEERING
202 MECHANICAL AND RURAL ENGINEERING
203 MECHANICAL DESIGN AND DRAFTING
204 PRODUCTION ENGINEERING
205 AUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING
206 METALLURGY
207 MECHATRONICS ENGINEERING
208 MACHINE TOOL MAINTENANCE AND REPAIRS
209 TOOL AND DIE MAKING
210 TOOL ENGINEERING
211 FOUNDRY TECHNOLOGY
212 REFRIGERATION AND AIR-CONDITIONING
213 AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
214 MARINE ENGINEERING
215 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (PRODUCTION)
216 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
217 FOUNDRY TECHNOLOGY (SANDWICH)
218 MACHINE TOOL MAINTENANCE AND REPAIRS (SANDWICH)
219 TOOL AND DIE MAKING (SANDWICH)
220 PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY
22 TOOL DESIGN
222 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (TOOL AND DIE)
223 AUTOMOBILE TECHNOLOGY
224 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (FOUNDRY)
225 AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGY
226 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (REFRIGERATION AND A/C)
227 ELECTRONICS (ROBOTICS)
228 AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING AND FARM EQUIPMENT TECHNOLOGY
229 PRODUCTION ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
230 MECHATRONICS ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
231 ELECTRONICS (ROBOTICS) (SANDWICH)
Group Code - 3 , Group Name - Electrical
Diploma Branch Qualifying Diploma Eligible Degree Course
301 ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING
INSTRUMENTATION AND CONTROL ENGINEERING
COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
ELECTRONICS AND INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEERING
BIO-MEDICAL ENGINEERING
ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
MEDICAL ELECTRONICS.
302 ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING
303 ELECTRONICS AND INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEERING
304 ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING (INSTRUMENTATION)
305 COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY
306 INSTRUMENT TECHNOLOGY
307 COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
308 INSTRUMENTATION AND CONTROL ENGINEERING
309 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING (INSTRUMENTS AND CONTROL)
310 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
311 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
312 ELECTRONICS (WSI)
313 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
314 INSTRUMENTATION TECHNOLOGY
315 COMPUTER ENGINEERING
316 COMPUTER NETWORKING
317 ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
318 ELECTRONICS (ROBOTICS)
319 ELECTRONICS (ROBOTICS) (SANDWICH)
320 MECHANTRONICS ENGINEERING
321 MECHANTRONICS ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
Group Code - 4 , Group Name - Chemical
Diploma Branch Qualifying Diploma Eligible Degree Course
401 CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
POLYMER TECHNOLOGY
PHARMACEUTICAL TECHNOLOGY
PETRO CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY
BIO TECHNOLOGY
FOOD TECHNOLOGY
PETROLEUM ENGINEERING
PLASTIC TECHNOLOGY
RUBBER TECHNOLOGY
402 PETRO CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY
403 PULP AND PAPER TECHNOLOGY
404 POLYMER TECHNOLOGY
405 PLASTIC ENGINEERING
406 SUGAR TECHNOLOGY
407 CERAMIC TECHNOLOGY
408 PETROLEUM ENGINEERING
409 PLASTIC TECHNOLOGY
410 PLASTIC ENGINEERING (SANDWICH)
411 POLYMER TECHNOLOGY (SANDWICH)
412 CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY (SANDWICH)
413 CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
414 PETRO CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
415 PULP AND PAPER TECHNOLOGY (SANDWICH)
416 PLASTIC TECHNOLOGY (SANDWICH)
417 CERAMIC TECHNOLOGY (SANDWICH)
Group Code - 5 , Group Name - Miscellaneous
Diploma Branch Qualifying Diploma Eligible Degree Course
901 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING PETROLEUM ENGINEERING
418 PLASTIC MOULD TECHNOLOGY PLASTIC TECHNOLOGY
POLYMER TECHNOLOGY
232 FISHERIES TECHNOLOGY AND NAVIGATION MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
MARINE ENGINEERING
233 FISHERIES TECHNOLOGY
234 FISHERIES TECHNOLOGY AND NAVIGATION (SANDWICH)
235 FISHERIES TECHNOLOGY (SANDWICH)

Miscellaneous group : The Diploma Courses mentioned under this group is eligible only for specific B.E. / B.Tech. Degree Courses as mentioned against each Diploma Course.