Admission into Premier Indian Government Institutions
Direct Admission of Student Abroad (DASA) is the Scheme of MHRD, Which Offer direct admission to Foreign National /Person of Indian Origin (PIOs) /NRI to undergraduate Engineering /Information Technology /Architecture program offered by the National Institutes of Technology (NIITs),Indian Institute of Information Technology(IITs) And 4 other centrally funded institutions (Including PEC) under the DASA Scheme. The Institutions covered this scheme are comparable to the best in the world and are known for proving quality education in Science & Technology.
The admission of foreign nationals and indian students studying abroad to undergraduate Engineering programs in certainly Funded Institutions (CFIs) is being done under DASA (Direct Admission of Students Abroad) scheme from the academic session 2001-02 onwards. The National Institutes of Technology (NIIT s), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and other premier technical institutions in india, which are covered under DASA scheme for admission to under graduate engineering programmes are as follows