Eligibility for Admission:

To be eligible for admission a candidate shall have to fulfill the following condition-

The candidate must have passed Secondary School Leaving Certificate (10+) examination conducted by the Meghalaya Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent conducted by a recognized Board/Council securing at least 45% marks in Mathematics and 40% marks in Science relaxable to 40% marks in Mathematics and 40% marks in Science for candidate belonging to Scheduled caste/scheduled Tribe communities of Meghalaya.

Age limit:

Applicants should not be more than 21 years of age as on the first of July of the year of admission relaxable by 1 (one) years for candidates who have passed HSSLC (12+), or equivalent examination and 3 (three) years for candidates belonging to SC/ST.

Medical fitness:

A candidate should be physically fit and mentally sound and possess a minimum standard height of 1.5 metre relaxable to 1.3 meters for Hills Tribes, weight 41 kg, chest 72 cm with minimum expansion of 2.5 cm and free from physical handicap which might hamper efficient performance of student’s professional studies. Physical standard are relaxable in case of Girls candidates to a certain extent. A candidate after being selected for admission should obtain Medical Fitness Certificate from the Medical Officer not below the rank of Assistant Civil Surgeon (Grade-I) in the prescribed form.

Residential eligibility:

(a) Candidates must be son or daughter of Citizen of India as defined under Articles of the Constitution of India.

(b) Candidates must be permanent resident of Meghalaya.

(c) Candidates once admitted in the Polytechnic are not eligible to apply as fresh candidate in subsequent year.

(d) Students who fail or discontinue in their courses of study may apply in plain paper of the Principal for consideration of admission against repeater’s quota.