Engineering counselling dates to be announced tommorrow

Engineering counselling dates to be announced tommorrow

The dates for engineering counselling will be announced tommorrow,according to Higher Education Chairman Jayaprakash Rao’ The decision on releasing counselling schedule was taken by the Higher Education Department following a nod from Chief Minister N Kirankumar Reddy for the Cabinet Sub-Committee’s decision on fixing an uniform fee for engineering courses at Rs 35,000 from Rs 31,000 per year for the convener as well as the managment quotas. The fee hike comes in the wake of the Surepeme Court directive to adhere to uniform fee structure for convener as well as management quota seats in engineering colleges. At a lengthy meeting held between the Cabinet panel and engineering college managment representatives yesterday, over 690 college agreeed to the fee hike fixed by the panel with only 15-20 dissenting.