As the primary common admission spherical for first-year junior faculties (FYJC) ended on Friday, greater than 1.47 lakh seats remained vacant in institutes throughout the Mumbai Metropolitan Area (MMR).
Whereas a complete of over 2 lakh seats are up for grabs in MMR for on-line admissions this 12 months, within the first spherical, solely 53,383 college students confirmed their admissions. Those that are but to verify their admissions will now be eligible for the approaching admission rounds.
Nonetheless, greater than 7,000 college students who’ve failed to verify admissions within the faculty of their first desire, regardless of being allotted a seat they will be unable to take part within the common admission rounds, as per the principles laid down by the schooling division.
In the meantime, after Spherical 1, probably the most variety of seats have been taken for the commerce stream, adopted by science, arts and vocational schooling.
Regardless of numerous seats remaining vacant, outstanding faculties mentioned that almost all of their seats have been crammed within the first spherical itself.
“We now have accomplished majority admissions within the first spherical. There can be few seats left for the approaching rounds,” mentioned Vidyadhar Joshi, vice-principal at VG Vaze School.
A principal from a south Mumbai faculty mentioned, “Minimize-offs for the second and the third checklist are usually not more likely to go down as there are too many excessive scorers this 12 months. At the least in outstanding faculties, there could be solely a marginal dip within the subsequent lists,” mentioned the principal.
As per the info shared by the schooling division, over 25,000 college students have already confirmed their admissions underneath the minority, administration, in-house and different quotas.
The second common admission spherical started on Saturday and the second benefit checklist can be declared on September 10.
College students who want to exit from the admission process and apply for diploma programmes or different programs can withdraw their admissions from the portal. Those that want to safe a seat can click on on the ‘proceed to admission’ choice on the portal.