IIT Bombay has announced thet 4 new Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) will begin admitting students from thE academic year 2015-16. IIT Bombay, which is conducting the centralized admission process for all IITs for academic year 2015-16, has confirmed that the centralized counselling this year will be conducted for 16 existing IITs and ISM Dhanbad (to be converted into an IIT) along with the 4 new IITs set up in Chhattisgarh, Palghat, Tirupati and Goa.
The Joint Admission Board (JAB) which will be conducting JEE Advanced-2015 for admissions to all the IITs, have also changed a few important dates that were announced earlier.
The updated brochure of JEE Advanced 2015 (version 3) as released by Joint Admission Board (JAB) reflects some major changes including editorial corrections, modifications and additions. One of the crucial components of the revised brochure is the addition of four more IITs offering admissions to the qualifying candidates of JEE Advanced.
Last year, JEE Advanced was conducted for admissions to a total of 16 IITs and ISM Dhanbad for nearly 10,000 seats. After the latest updation made by JAB, the total number of seats may go up to 11,000 for admissions to academic year 2015-16.