Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH) offers a 4-year (8
semesters) Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) degree programme, under Choice Based
Credit System (CBCS) at its non-autonomous constituent and affiliated colleges with
effect from the academic year 2018-19.
Admission to the under graduate (UG) programme shall be made either on the basis of
the merit rank obtained by the qualified student in entrance test conducted by the
Telangana State Government (EAMCET) or the University or on the basis of any other
order of merit approved by the University, subject to reservations as prescribed by the
government from time to time.
A student after securing admission shall complete the B.Tech. programme in a minimum
period of four academic years (8 semesters), and a maximum period of eight academic
years (16 semesters) starting from the date of commencement of first year first semester,
failing which student shall forfeit seat in B.Tech course. Each student shall secure 160
credits (with CGPA ≥ 5) required for the completion of the under graduate programme
and award of the B.Tech. degree.
UGC/ AICTE specified definitions/ descriptions are adopted appropriately for various
terms and abbreviations used in these academic regulations/ norms, which are listed