Engineering entrance examination is just another step in order for one to be accepted and be enrolled in one of the many major universities in the world. Almost all countries also have engineering entrance examinations in order to maintain a good quality of education and also students who will be recipient of such first class teaching form the school. Although the test is needed for those who want to enrol under the college of engineering, it does not mean that all the schools possess such examination. There are also schools which no longer require the test because all they need is for him to pass the generic test conducted in the same school.
Engineering entrance exam is conducted to ensure that the student prior to entering the college life of the engineering field is ready and has enough capability to absorb the knowledge which is to be imbibed to him. There are cases when no matter how eager the student is, still his mind may not have the capacity to understand things and subjects related to engineering. In a way, this is like to make sure that he get to understand the thing which will be taught of him. It should be understood that there should be no wasting of life and time for students who entered the university.
Entrance examination for Engineering is also another measurement of the possibility that he will also pass the board examination for engineers in the future or after he graduates from the college of engineering. IT is a way of checking if all the efforts of the teacher will be worth it after four or five years of teaching. The examination is the gauge as they often call it and this should not be wasted because there are a lot of eager and talented students who also want to have good learning under the college of Engineering.
Entrance exams of Engineering may vary according to countries and universities. The most common from many of them is that they have math and physics and yes, all the components of the difficult mathematics that one can think of. There is also the basic aptitude test which is not just about knowing the generic but also knowing the smartness of a particular student. The entrance examination can be of different format and nothing is really the same except that it will have mathematics and science as the two of the major parts in the exam.
List of the entrance exams for engineering offered by Engineering Institutes:
- All India Engineering/ Architecture Entrance Examination (AIEEE)
- Associate Member of the Institution of Engineers (AMIE) Examination
- Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)
- ISAT Admission Test (IIST, Thiruvananthapuram)
- Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)
- National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA)
- Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology (SLIET) Examination
- Statewise Entrance Examinations