After the publication of the Result of Assam CEE 2018, Directorate of Technical Education,Assam will declare the Assam CEE 2018 Cut Off marks online tentatively in the 3rd week of June 2018. The cut-off will set by the examination authority. Candidate must score equal or above the cut-off marks in order to become eligible for the subsequent round. Cut-off rank will be published separately for general and reserved category candidates.
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Through this article, students can access information on cut-off & seat reservation of Assam CEE 2018 exam. Important dates regarding counselling of the exam are provided in the table below:
Important Dates of Assam CCE exam 2018
|1.||Announcement of Result||2nd week of June 2018|
|2.||Publication of Merit List||4th week of June 2018|
|3.||Counselling of Assam CEE 2018||2nd week of July 2018|
Cut-off marks of Assam CEE 2018
Candidates who appeared in the Assam CEE 2018 can check the cut-off marks online by visiting the official website. Candidates who have obtained the marks in Assam CEE 2018 exam more than or equal to cut-off marks will be called for the counselling procedure.
There are some factors which are taken into account while determining the cut-off and they are as follows:-
- The difficulty level of the question paper of entrance exam.
- Total Number of Candidates appeared in the examination
- Marking Scheme
- Last Year Cut-Off
- The maximum percentage of marks scored by the candidates.
Seat Reservation for Assam CEE 2018
The Government of Assam reserves a definite number of seats in every participating institute for the candidates belonging to special categories such as Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Other Backward Classes (OBC), Physically Disabled and Defence Categories. Candidates have to mention their reservation category while filling the application form (A) of Assam CEE 2018. The seat reserved for different categories are as follows :-
|S.No||Categories||Percentage of seats reserved in colleges of Assam|
|1.||Scheduled Castes (SC)||7% of College intake capacity|
|2.||Scheduled Tribes ( Plains) (ST)||10% of College intake capacity|
|3.||Scheduled Tribes ( Hills) (ST(H))||5 % of College intake capacity|
|4.||Other Backward Classes ( including MOBC)||15% of College intake capacity|
|5.||Tea garden labour community (TGLC)||1 seat in each college|
|6.||Ex-tea garden labour community (Ex TGC)||1 seat in each college|
|7.||Son, and Daughter of Ex-Service man||1 seat in each college|
|8.||Physically Challenged||3% of College intake capacity|
|9.||NCC (National cadet corps)||1 seat in each college|
|10.||Sportsman||1 seat in each college|
|11.||Moran / Motak communities||1 seat in each college|
|12.||Son, Daughter, Grand- Son and Grand –Daughter of freedom fighters (both paternal & maternal)||2 seats in Assam Engineering College (AEC), 2 seats in Junior Engineering College (JEC), 1 seat in Jorhat Institute of Science and Technology (JIST), Jorhat in specific branch Above these seats, one seat is reserved for ST/SC/OBC/MOBC|
Eligibility Criteria for Reserved Category Candidates
Students claiming reservation are required to produce valid supporting documents in the prescribed format at the time of counselling in order to avail the benefit of Assam CEE reserved seats. The documents that have to be produced by the candidates belonging to different categories at the time of counselling are as follows:-
|1.||SC., ST., OBC, Tea garden and Ex tea garden Labour Community||(i)Candidates applying against the Quota reserved for SC., ST., OBC, Tea garden and Ex tea garden Labour Community must produce the Original certificate on the day of Counseling/ Admission.|
|2.||Son/Daughters of Ex-Defense Service personal||Candidates applying against the Reserved Quota of “Son/Daughters of Ex-Defense Service personal must submit certificate in Original from the Director, Sainik Board, Assam at the time of Counseling/Admission.|
|3.||Son, Daughter, Grand- Son and Grand –Daughter of freedom fighters||Candidates applying against reserved seats of Son, Daughter, Grand- Son and Grand –Daughter of freedom fighters must attach two certificates:
(i) Freedom Fighter certificate from the Principal Private Secretary to the Chief Minister, Assam certifying the Freedom Fighter and
(ii) Certificate from D.C./ authorized official by D.C., stating the direct relationship of the candidate with the freedom fighter.
|4.||Physically Challenged candidates||For Physically Challenged candidates, Identity Card and Certificate from the State Level/District Level Medical Board (as constituted in pursuance of Social Welfare Department), must be produced at the time of Counseling/Admission. The disability percentage should be between 40% (minimum) and 80% (maximum).|
|5.||NCC Quota||The candidates applying against Reserved NCC Quota has to show the Original Copy and submit the photocopy of N.C.C. Examination Certificate from the Issuing Authority in the rank not below the Deputy Director General National Cadets Cops, Ministry of Defense Govt. of India. Certificates of merit (NCC Certificate) issued from the Head of the Institution / College/School will not be accepted. During the counseling for Admission, a candidate has to submit the original certificate from the issuing authority i.e. Issuing Authority in the rank of not below the Deputy. Director General National Cadets Cops, Ministry of Defense Govt. of India.|
|6.||Sports quota||The applicant against Reserved Sports quota seats must represent his/her State in National Games / Asian Games or Olympic Games.
The candidates must receive a medal at least at State level during preceding three years of appearing in the Entrance Examination for admission into Engineering Colleges.
|7.||First position Rank holder(s) in the Higher Secondary (Science) Examination||The First position Rank holder(s) in the Higher Secondary (Science) Examination of the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council provided he/she gets not less 85 % marks in aggregate in the year which they seek admission are exempted form giving the Assam CEE 2018 and such candidate can apply for direct admission within 10 days of publication of their qualifying examination to the Director of Technical Education, Assam, Kahilipara, Guwahati-19.|
Only the Caste Certificates issued by the following Authorities (Countersigned by Authorities if required as shown below) will only be considered
Scheduled Tribe (Plain)
|Deputy Commissioner||No counter signature is required|
|Members Advisory Council for Welfare of S.T.||Deputy Commissioner Or
|President/Vice President All Assam Tribal Sangha.|
|President/Vice President of Dist. Units of Assam, Assam Tribal Sangha|
|Chairman, PIC of ITDPS,|
|Chairman, Sub-Divisional Welfare Board for ST(P)|
|2.||Scheduled Tribe (Hills)||D.C.||No counter signature is required|
The OBC caste certificates issued by the following authorities (countersigned by authorities if required as shown below) will only be considered
- OBC, MLAs & MPs within the jurisdiction the respective district.
- Member of Advisory Council for Welfare of OBCs within the jurisdiction the respective district.
- President and General Secretary of All Assam OBC’s Association in respect of the entire State.
- President and Secretary of District Units of All Assam OBC’s Association within the jurisdiction of the Sub-Division.
- Chairman of Sub-Divisional Development Board for OBC’s within the jurisdiction of respective Sub Division.
- Sub-Divisional Welfare Officer within the jurisdiction of respective Sub-Division.
Candidates must read this article to know about the cut-off and seat reservation of Assam CEE 2018. Cut-off marks are the minimum qualifying marks in Assam CEE 2018 that determine whether a candidate is eligible or not for the counselling round. The necessary documents/certificates that a reserved category applicants must produce at the time of counselling to avail the benefit of seat reservation are also provided here.