SAAT 2017: Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University will conduct Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test (SAAT) 2017 from April 22 to 25, 2017 in online mode. The national level engineering entrance test – SAAT 2017 will be conducted across 62 exam centres in 40 cities. For the academic year 2016-17, the entrance exam was conducted across 72 exam centres in 50 cities of India. The application form is now available for all eligible applicants. The last date for the submission of the online application form has been extended till April 18, 2017. SAAT 2017 is an entrance test having multiple choice questions. The university will shortlist candidates on the basis of SAAT 2017. In 1 of the 5 campuses, the university also offers admissions through JEE Main 2017. Further, the shortlisted candidates will be called for personally attending/participating in the counselling procedure of SAAT 2017. Aspiring candidates, who wish to take admission at SOA University and its constituent institutes through SAAT 2017 must meet the eligibility criteria of the entrance test before they start applying for it. Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan is a deemed university, U/S 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 and is located in Bhubaneswar in Odisha. The university conducts this entrance exam every year and this is the 9th year that SAAT has been conducted. Candidates can go through the article below to know about all the other related aspects of SAAT 2017 like eligibility criteria, application form, admit card, result, counselling and seat allotment, etc.
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Latest: SAAT Admit Card 2017 is now available.
Salient features of SAAT 2017
SAAT 2017 will be conducted in online mode.
The entrance test offers admissions in 9 B.Tech disciplines at SOA University and its constituent institutes.
SAAT 2017 will be conducted in 62 exam centres across 40 cities of India.
SOA University has 5 campuses wherein only campus 1, 2 and 4 offer B.Tech admissions.
The university offers B.Tech admission only in campus 1 on the basis of SAAT 2017 and JEE Main 2017. In campus 2 and 4 the admissions in B.Tech programmes are offered only through SAAT 2017.
A Brief About SAAT 2017
Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test
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SAAT Important Dates 2017
SAAT 2017 Important Dates include dates pertaining to application form availability, admit card, result, counselling and seat allotment, admission, etc. Aspiring candidates, who wish to take up SAAT 2017 must check all the important dates of SAAT 2017 beforehand and must keep a track on them so as not to miss on anything related to the entrance exam. Check all important dates of SAAT 2017 from the table below.
SAAT 2017 Important Dates
Start of online application form
January 17, 2017
Extended last date for application submission
April 18, 2017
SAAT Admit Card/Hall Ticket
April 20, 2017
SAAT 2017 Exam
April 22 to 25, 2017
SAAT 2017 Result
Second week of May 2017
Option Entry for SAAT Counselling 2017
Second week of May 2017
Mock allotment of engineering discipline
Till second week of May 2017
Final allotment of engineering discipline
Third week of May 2017
SAAT Eligibility Criteria 2017
SAAT 2017 Eligibility Criteria include eligibility conditions set by SOA University for admissions to B.Tech programmes. The eligibility criteria of SAAT 2017 give details related to age, qualifying exam, marks in qualifying examination, etc. basis which the aspirants are considered eligible for appearing in SAAT 2017. More details about the eligibility criteria of SAAT 2017 are given below.
In order to be considered eligible, all candidates must have passed class XII/10+2 or equivalent exam.
They should have taken Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with any one of the subjects - Chemistry/ Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Informatics/ Statistics or any other subject in class 12/XII.
In the subjects mentioned above, the candidates must have secured an aggregate of 50% marks in class 12th.
- Candidates appearing in class 12 in 2017 are can also apply.
SAAT Application Form 2017
SAAT 2017 Application Form was available for all eligible applicants in online as well as offline mode. For offline mode, candidates could get SAAT 2017 application form personally or by post from SOA University, Khandagiri Square, Bhubaneswar - 751030 or from the counters of the constituent institutes of the university. For online mode, the candidates could apply online through the link provided in the article. The processing of SAAT application form was done offline wherein the candidates had to darken the circles on the form with either black/blue ball pen or by HB pencil.
To fill the application form, the applicants had to register themselves with their valid email id. A verification code was sent to the registered email id and the applicants was able to process further by entering the allotted verification code. Scanned photograph and signature of the applicant had to be uploaded in the application form. While filling the application form of SAAT 2017, the applicants had to fill in their personal details, contact details, course preferences, education details, extra personal details and select their three preferred examination centres and dates. Once all of the information is submitted, the applicants had to read the undertaking and select it and then finally submit the application form. No application fees will have to be paid by the applicants.
For more details, click on SAAT Application Form 2017
Note: While filling the application form, kindly preserve the 6-digit SAAT 2017 Application number for all future reference. All applicants must carefully cross-check and ensure that all information given in the application form of SAAT 2017 is correct to the best of their knowledge.
SAAT Exam Centres 2017
The applicants will have to select three preferred exam centres while filling the online application form of SAAT 2017. 33 centres from 14 cities are available for all applicants to choose from. Listed below are the exam centres of SAAT 2017. For more information read SAAT Exam Centres 2017.
Exam Centres of SAAT 2017
Kharagpur, West Bengal
Kolkata, West Bengal
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Durgapur, West Bengal
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
SAAT Admit Card 2017
The admit card of SAAT 2017 is now available only in online mode. The candidates will have to download it the admit card and keep it with them for future use. SAAT 2017 admit card will be available only for the candidates who successfully submit their application form for the entrance test.
Candidates need to take the printout of the downloaded admit card and have to produce an identity proof along with the admit card in the exam centre.
Note: All applicants of SAAT 2017 must keep safe with them the hall ticket of SAAT 2017 till the admission procedure is complete.
For more details, read SAAT Admit Card 2017.
SAAT Reservation Criteria 2017
SAAT Reservation Criteria/Policy briefs about the percentage of seats reserved for candidates belonging to different categories. Details can be seen in the table below about SAAT 2017 reservation criteria 2017.
SAAT Reservation Criteria/Policy 2017:
physically handicapped (PH) candidates
Eligible only for marks relaxation
How to prepare for SAAT 2017?
SAAT Exam Pattern 2017
SAAT 2017 Exam Pattern give details about the total number of time allotted to attempt the question paper, marking scheme, weightage given to each section, subjects covered, etc. Go through the table below to check the exam pattern of SAAT 2017.
SAAT 2017 Exam Pattern
Each subject will have 60 questions.
Each correct answer will fetch 4 marks, while 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
The entrance exam will be conducted in Online mode
For unmarked/unattempted questions, zero will be awarded.
SAAT Syllabus 2017
SAAT 2017 Syllabus includes topics and units from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics based on which the paper for the entrance test will be set. It’s important that aspiring candidates of SAAT 2017 go through and familiarise themselves with the syllabus of SAAT 2017 so that they get clarity on what all topics they need to prepare for appearing in the exam. See all details about SAAT 2017 syllabus below.
SAAT 2017 Syllabus for Physics:
PHYSICS AND MEASUREMENT
LAWS OF MOTION
WORK, ENERGY AND POWER
PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS
KINETIC THEORY OF GASES
OSCILLATIONS AND WAVES
MAGNETIC EFFECTS OF CURRENT AND MAGNETISM
ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION AND ALTERNATING CURRENTS
DUAL NATURE OF MATTER AND RADIATION
ATOMS AND NUCLEI
SAAT 2017 Syllabus for Chemistry:
SOME BASIC CONCEPTS IN CHEMISTRY
STATES OF MATTER
CHEMICAL BONDING AND MOLECULAR STRUCTURE
REDOX REACTIONS AND ELECTROCHEMISTRY
CLASSIFICATION OF ELEMENTS AND PERIODICITY IN PROPERTIES
GENERAL PRINCIPLES AND PROCESSES OF ISOLATION OF METALS
S-BLOCK ELEMENTS (ALKALI AND ALKALINE EARTH METALS)
d - and f - BLOCK ELEMENTS
PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERISATION OF ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
SOME BASIC PRINCIPLES OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING HALOGENS
ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING OXYGEN
ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING NITROGEN
CHEMISTRY IN EVERYDAY LIFE
SAAT 2017 Syllabus for Mathematics:
SETS, RELATIONS AND FUNCTIONS
COMPLEX NUMBERS AND QUADRATIC EQUATIONS
MATRICES AND DETERMINANTS
PERMUTATIONS AND COMBINATIONS
BINOMIAL THEOREM AND ITS SIMPLE APPLICATIONS
SEQUENCES AND SERIES
LIMIT, CONTINUITY AND DIFFERENTIABILITY
THREE DIMENSIONAL GEOMETRY
STATISTICS AND PROBABILITY
SAAT Sample Papers 2017
SAAT 2017 Sample Papers will be released by SOA University. Through the use of SAAT 2017 sample papers, the aspirants can polish their skills of solving the type of the questions that come in the entrance test. Sample Papers of SAAT 2017 are the model papers/previous years’ papers that help candidates in knowing the complete pattern of the actual questions paper and the nature of the questions. By practising the model papers of SAAT 2017, the candidates get to know their strong and weak areas. By getting the first hand experience while solving the sample papers of SAAT 2017, they can avoid mistakes in the actual test.
SAAT Exam Centres 2017
SAAT 2017 Exam Centres are the venues where the entrance exam will be conducted for admissions to B.Tech and dual degree programmes. SAAT 2017 will be held in as many as 62 exam centres across 40 Indian cities. The entrance exam will be conducted in online mode across these test centre venues. Candidates applying for SAAT 2017 have to select 3 exam centres in order of their preference along with entering the respective test centre code. Some of the exam centres of SAAT 2017 are enlisted below.
To know complete list, click on SAAT exam centres 2017.
SAAT Result 2017
SAAT 2017 Result will be announced online tentatively in the second week of May 2017. The university will prepare a merit list on the basis of candidates’ performance in SAAT 2017. Admissions to B.Tech programmes will be offered based on candidates score/marks in SAAT 2017. To check their result, the test takers will have to enter their SAAT 2017 application number and roll number.
Advisory: Take printout of the result and keep it safe until the admission process gets over.
SAAT Counselling & Seat Allotment 2017
SAAT 2017 Counselling & Seat Allotment will be conducted purely on the basis of merit list of SAAT 2017 and the availability of the seats. Candidates applying for admissions through JEE Main 2017 also have to attend the counselling as per the specified dates in the institute. The counselling schedule would be announced on the day of result declaration. During the counselling and seat allotment, the examinees have to be personally present at the counselling venue and get their certificates/documents verified. Failure of producing the document will lead to cancellation of the candidates’ admission. The test takers are also required to submit the admission fee during counselling and seat allotment process.
They have to pay an initial amount of Rs. 30,000 through a demand draft from any nationalised bank in favour of “Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University”, payable at Bhubaneswar. The balance annual/semester fee amount has to be paid at the time of admission (before July 15, 2017) at respective institute through a DD in favour of “Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University”.
SAAT Fee Structure 2017
Rs. 99,000 (per semester)
B.Tech programmes offered by Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University
Computer Science & Information Technology
Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University
Khandagiri Square, Bhubaneswar, Orissa
Telephone: +91-674- 2350635, 2350791
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