Good news for engineering aspirants in Telangana State who are appearing for TS Eamcet 2020 this year.
The All India Council for Technical Education has approved 19,000 seats in B.Tech new courses, namely Artificial Intelligence (AI), Data Science, Cyber Security, Internet of Things (IOT), Software Engineering, Networks, which have decent career prospects.
With this, there will be an increase of 4.250 B.Tech seats this year over last year.
About 3,750 seats were approved in colleges affiliated to JNTU-Hyderabad and around 500 seats were approved in colleges affiliate to Osmania University.
The AICTE has permitted a total of 1.13 lakh B.Tech seats in 19 private engineering colleges in Telangana this year.
There are 168 private engineering colleges affiliated to JNTU-Hyderabad. Of them, 75 colleges applied for B.Tech new courses.
The AICTE has approved 17,500 seats in new B.Tech courses under JNTU-Hyderabad and 1,500 seats under Osmania University.