Punjab B.Tech Reservation Criteria 2017- Punjab Government, Department of Technical Education and Industrial training, laid down the reservation criteria for admission to the B.Tech programmes that will be offered at the I.K Gujaral Punjab Technical University. According to the reservation criteria of Punjab B. Tech 2017, certain percentage of seats will be reserved for candidates belonging to different categories. Candidates claiming reservation are required to present the requisite certificates at the time of admission. While filling the online application form, candidates are required to mention the category under which they are seeking reservation for Punjab B.Tech Admission 2017. Candidates applying for reservation may read the article on Punjab B.Tech Reservation Criteria that is given below.
Reservation criteria for Punjab B.Tech 2017
Candidates must remember that they would be selected to various participating institutes of I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical University, on the basis of the JEE Main 2017 scores. Depending on their performance, candidates will be alloted seats under Punjab B.Tech Admission 2017. Applicants can go through the table that is given below so that they know the percenatge of seats that are reserved under the Punjab B.Tech Reservation Criteria 2017.
Percentage of seats reserved
Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes
Border Areas/Backward Areas (2% each)
Children/Grand Children of Freedom Fighters
(ii)Deaf & Dumb
Important points related to Punjab B.Tech Reservation Criteria
If the sub-categories are not filled by suitable candidates, then those seats will be filled by candidates from the other sub categories of disabled candidates. If the seats still remain vacant then admission will be offered to candidates belonging to category candidates.
Children and widows of defence personnel killed or disabled to the extent of 50% or more in action, wards of gallantry awardees, children of serving defence personnel/ex-servicemen (2%). The priority to this category is given in the table that is given below.
Categories for reservation
Killed in action
Disabled in action & Boarded out of service
Died while in service & death attributable to military service
Disabled in service & Boarded out of service with disability attributable to military service
Gallantry award / other award winners both serving / retired.
Serving Defence Personnel / Ex-servicemen
Punjab B.Tech 2017 Reservation Criteria- Other Categories
Certain percentage of seats are reserved for other categories also. While filling the application form, candidates can go through the list that is given below to know under which category/ sub-category do they fall.
Particulars of seats reserved in other categories
Details about category
% of seats reserved
November 1984 riots-affected displaced persons,
(b) children of the Army deserters Killed
(c)100% physically disabled
(d)children of the families of persons killed as a result of terrorist violence or by security forces acting in aid of civil authorities
Sibling (Single) girl child or one of the girl of parents having two or more girls and having a no male child (an affidavit on a stamp paper worth Rs. 20/-duly attested by 1st Class Magistrate to obtained from the parents of the girl child)
The reservation of Tsunami affected person shall be available for the children/ grandchildren of original ex-serviceman settler of Campbell bay Island only OR Students suffering from Cancer / AIDS/ Thalassemia (The claimant candidate will have to submit a certificate as a proof from the National Medical Institute like PGI, AIMS etc. in support of his/her claim)
The article above is based on last year’s official notifications. It will be updated as soon as the official notifications are made for this year.
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