Is it coming under DEC (Distance Education Council)?
DEC is a body to control Distance Education in India. But IME & ICE courses do not come under distance education. They come under regular course only. So, DEC recognition is not required. As well AICTE approval comes to regular course only. As AICTE approval is there then we should understand that this is a regular course.
What is IME & ICE
These are Professional Institutions which can also offer Engineering Diploma & Degree like university but only relevant course to the Institution. That means, Institution of Mechanical Engineers is relevant to Mechanical field so they can only offer mechanical oriented courses and Institution of Civil Engineers is relevant to Civil and Architecture Fields.
Is it coming under UGC (University Grant Commission)?
No. IME & ICE are not universities. So, they do not come under UGC. This is directly controlled by Ministry of Human Resource Development with the guidance of AICTE. So, they are approved by Ministry of Human Resource Development and AICTE.
Are these courses valid for Govt. Jobs?
Yes. These are 100% valid for Govt. Jobs, Govt. Job promotion, further studies & foreign embassy seal for foreign jobs.
How long are the course durations?
Dip (IME & ICE) - 3 Years for 10th Qualification.
Dip (IME & ICE) - 2 Years for 12th or ITI Qualification.
Degree – 3 Years for Diploma or T.Eng holders.
Degree – 2 Years for BE or Section A holders.
Will the certificate has the name of SITECH as it is a regular course?
No. It would not be. Below are model certificates.
Diploma Mechanical Model Certificate
Degree Mechanical Model Certificate
Do I need to submit the original certificates?
At the time of admission you should show the original for verification. After the verification you can take it. But, if the Institution
(IME or ICE) ask for verification, when and then required, you need to produce it for few days.
Are you providing Book Materials?
We are providing book material which is included with SITECH`s Course Fees.
Will you conduct Seminar Classes?
Seminar Classes will be conducted only on Sundays (2 ½ to 3 Months per semester).
What are the additional helps you will provide?
We will provide 4 sets of question bank for ICE which will have 90-100% questions of the semester exam.
We will provide up to 4 sets of question bank for IME which will have 70-80% questions of the semester exam.
We do have our etest portal, where you can practice model exams online. (click here for etest portal page)
How to apply for the course ?
Fill the Application Form and Exam Form. Enclose the documents as follows
For 10th Qualification, 4 sets of attested 10th Mark Sheet, 3 Passport size photos other than affixed in application.
For 12th Qualification, 4 sets of attested 10th & 12th Mark sheet, 3 Passport size photos other than affixed in application.
For ITI Holders, 4 sets of attested 10th Mark Sheet and ITI Provisional Certificate, 3 Passport size photos other than affixed in application.
For Diploma Holders, 4 sets of attested SSLC, All semester Diploma Mark Sheet and Final Diploma certificate, 3 Passport size photos other than affixed in application.
is there any entrance exam Engineering Programs ?
Entrance exam is not for all candidates but only for ITI and +2 Vocational holders, who applying for Lateral Entry Method (Part II), have to undergo an entrance exam for IME & ICE. For ICE,
Entrance Exam Fees applicable for ICE students and for IME its free.
When will the entrance exam be conducted?
For IME entrance exam will be conducted along with first semester exam.
For ICE entrance exam will be conducted through online separately, normally in April and October.
When will be the exams be conducted ?
June and December in a year.
When will the Practical & Project and its exam be conducted ?
Only after the last semester of theory part !
Is there any internal marks ?
No, there is no internal mark !
What are the passing criteria ?
Minimum 40% marks in each paper and 50 % marks in aggregate in final attempt. A candidate securing 50% or more marks
in a subject shall be exempted from appearing in that subject again and the marks so obtained by him/her shall be carried over.
He / she shall be required and allowed to reappear only in that subject where he/she has secured less than 50% marks.
Can i write/appear for 2 semesters together ?
No. It is not possible in Professional Institutions.
When can i write the arrear or failed subjects/papers ?
After writing all the papers in that group (Part I, Part II, Section A, Section B) you can write the arrear papers.
List out the exam centre for IME ?
ANDHRA PRADESH - Hyderabad & Vishakhapatnam
W. Bengal - Kolkatta
DELHI - N. Delhi, Faridabad,Gurgaon
TAMIL NADU - Chennai
KERALA - Thiruvananthapuram, Cochin
MAHARASHTRA - Mumbai, Pune & Nagpur
MADHYA PRADESH - Indore
ORRISA - Behrampur, Rourkela, Balasore & Angul
PUNJAB - Ludhiana, Chandigarh
GUJARAT - Ahmedabad, Surat & Baroda
KARNATAKA – Banglore