Admission Regular Diploma Programmes

The Institution offers full time three years diploma programmes as follows.,

Diploma Programmes

  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Production Engineering
  • Textile Technology
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Architectural Assistantship
  • Agricultural Technology

Admission Process

  • The polytechnic admits both boys and girls. Reservation will be made as per the norms prescribed by the Government of Tamil Nadu. Admission of students under All India Quota and Orthopedically Handicapped are done under DOTE's special permission.

Eligibility Criteria

Category of Admission Qualification
First Year Passed 10th Standard / SSC Examination
Second Year (Lateral Entry)
  • Passed 12th Std. examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with one of the Mathematics/ Biology (Botany and Zoology)
  • or
  • 12th Science (with Mathematics as one of the Subject) or 12th Science with Vocational
  • or
  • 12th Science with Technical
  • or
  • 10th + (2 years ITI) with appropriate Trade in that order shall be eligible for admission to Second Year Diploma Course(s) of appropriate Programme.

Application for Admission

  • The Application form and Prospectus can be obtained on payment of Rs. 150/- (For SC/ST Free of cost on submission of the attested copy of Community certificate) in the form of a crossed Demand Draft drawn in favour of The Principal, Thiagarajar Polytechnic College, Salem -5, payable at Salem or by cash payment in the office in person. The Application can also downloaded from the polytechnic website and may be submitted along with the DD for Rs. 150/-

Selection of Candidates

  • Candidates are ranked on the basis of merit and reservation and they will be called for counseling / admission in the order of ranking. The branch will be allotted on the basis of their ranks under the respective reservation quota and the availability of seats at the time of actual counseling / admission.