Assam CEE Eligibility Criteria 2021

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Overview: Assam CEE Eligibility Criteria 2021

The exam conducting body for Assam CEE 2020, has prepared the Assam CEE eligibility criteria, that have to be fulfilled by the aspiring candidates so as to appear in the examination. The eligibility criteria consist of age limit, academic qualification, domicile, and nationality. Candidates must check if they meet all the eligibility criteria as set by Assam Science and Technology University, before filling in the Assam CEE application form.


Assam Science and Technology University conducts this entrance examination for engineering aspirants, once in a year. Aspirants can fill the application form for Assam CEE 2020 till May 27, 2020. The university has published a revised schedule for the examination, according to which the new exam dates are June 28, 2020. After the online application window closes, only those applicants who meet the Assam CEE eligibility criteria will be issued admit cards in July. 

An Overview of Assam CEE Eligibility Criteria

Candidates can check the Assam CEE eligibility criteria on the official website of Assam Science and Technology University. The university has published the set of eligibility criteria along with the information brochure for the examination. Candidates must become familiar with the eligibility criteria before filling the application form as the applications of those candidates who do not meet the eligibility criteria will not be considered. 


For the reference of candidates, the eligibility criteria for filling the application form are given below.

  • Nationality: Candidates aspiring to appear in the exam must be an Indian citizen.

  • Age: The lower age limit for applying to Assam CEE 2020 is 17 years. The upper age limit for all candidates applying to Assam CEE 2020 is 21 years. Candidates ages should be provided as on or after August 1, 2020.

  • Domicile Requirements: Candidates aspiring to appear in the Assam CEE 2020 must be a permanent resident of Assam. If a candidate’s parents are employed in the state government services, then the candidate will also be eligible for appearing in Assam CEE 2020.

  • Academic Requirements: Candidates having passed the 12th board examination from Assam Higher Secondary Education Council or any other educational board recognized by the Assam state government are eligible to apply for Assam CEE 2020. Candidates must have passed their 12th board examination with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as the major subjects. Candidates must have secured an aggregate of 50-55% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Also, they must secure passing marks in each of these three subjects.The marks requirement for candidates belonging to various social categories is tabulated below.

 

Category

Aggregate Marks Required (in PCM)

General

50-55%

Scheduled Caste

45%

Scheduled Tribe

40%


The syllabus of Assam CEE 2020 covers topics from the 11th and 12th syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Candidates are suggested to refer to the previous years’ question papers of Assam CEE and get familiarised with the question pattern and marking scheme. Since multiple-choice questions will be asked in this examination, candidates are advised to solve as many objective-type questions as possible and work on their time management skills.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. Is there an age limit for appearing Assam CEE 2020?

Yes, there is an age criterion for appearing in the Assam CEE 2020. Candidates between the age range 17 years and 21 years can apply for this engineering entrance examination.

2. What are the academic requirements for appearing in the Assam CEE 2020?

In your 10+2 level, you must have pursued English, Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry as the major subjects. You have to pass your 12th board examination with an overall percentage of 55 in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. You have to score passing marks in each of these three subjects.

3. Is there a domicile criterion for applying to Assam CEE 2020?

Yes, there is a domicile criterion that you must meet for applying for Assam CEE 2020. According to the eligibility criteria for Assam CEE 2020, you have to be a permanent resident of Assam.

4. Is the 12th board examination marks requirement for Assam CEE different for various social categories?

Yes, the 12th board examination marks requirement differs for the various social categories of applicants. Candidates belonging to the SC category are required to have an aggregate score of 45% in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, in their 12th board examinations. Candidates belonging to the ST category are required to have an aggregate score of 40% in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in their 12th board examinations. General category candidates are required to have an aggregate score of 55% in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in their 12th board examinations.