Only 158 Engineering Colleges Receive Affiliation- Seats Reduced to 79,705

Only 158 Engineering Colleges Receive Affiliation- Seats Reduced to 79,705. JNTUH has reduced it’s affiliation to 158 engineering colleges and 46 pharmacy colleges and a total of 79,705 engineering and 4,000 pharmacy seats are available for counselling. Which means more than 8% seats are reduced in comparison to last year.

Only 158 Engineering Colleges Receive Affiliation- Seats Reduced to 79,705

A total number of 241 engineering colleges had applied for the affiliation to JNTUH this year, but only 158 Engineering colleges have successfully got JNTUH affiliation and for the rest JNTUH has not provided its affiliation. Also 89 Pharmacy colleges has applied for the affiliation but after the inspection by JNTUH, only 46 Pharmacy colleges could receive the affiliation.

Last year 86,805 Engineering Seats were available for the counselling but this year only 79,705 seats are available which is huge cut in total number of seats available.

Branch Wise Seats This Year Under JNTUH:

Branch NameTotal Number of Seats
Civil Engineering9,999
Computer Science & Engineering21,930
Electrical & Electronics Engineering10,363
Electronics & Communication Engineering21,798
Information Technology2,340
Mechanical Engineering12,345
Aeronautical Engineering240
Automobile Engineering60
Electronics & Instrumentation240
Mechanical (Mechatronic)60
Materials Engineering60

So above we have listed total number of seats available for counselling this year under JNTUH. Counselling for all these available seats are about to start from 05/07/2016. 

Complete list of JNTUH Affiliated colleges for academic year 2016-2017 will be provided soon. We will provide the full list of JNTUH Approved and Rejected colleges this year. Recently Inspection teams visited various colleges and in the inspection many colleges were found lacking wither with faculty members, Lab facilities or other issues. This is the reason behind the reduction in seats and also the reason for colleges not getting the affiliation this year.