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Sections 'A' and 'B' Examinations
Winter 2013 Sections 'A' and 'B' Examinations
The Winter 2013 Examinations of Sections 'A' and
'B' shall be conducted at 65 Examination Centres in India and abroad during December
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The dates December 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12 and
13 will be referred to as Day 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 respectively.
Applications submitted during the period mentioned
hereunder shall only be considered for Winter 2013 Examinations.
Candidates not appeared in Summer 2013 Examinations
: August 19, 2013 to September 20, 2013.
Candidates appeared in Summer 2013 Examinations
: September 20, 2013 to October 18, 2013.
A candidate shall not be allowed to appear in
the following schemes, if exceeding the number of subjects as mentioned against
each scheme :
Section 'A' (Non-Diploma) - 4 Subjects;
Section 'A' (Diploma) - All Subjects; Section 'B' - 4 subjects
The Examination Form is available with the 'Membership
Pack' and can also be downloaded
Photocopy of the Examination Form shall be accepted
if copied clearly on A4 size bond paper only. The Examination Form should be sent
duly filled-in directly to the headquarters of the Institution with
requisite fee of Rs. (Rs.)
2000/- by demand draft within the stipulated date.
Payment Gateway for Guests and Members
Click here to see the List of Colleges / Institutes
for Laboratory Experiments
Eligible Candidates for Project Work / Laboratory Experiments
To see the names of eligible candidates for project
work and / or laboratory experiments for November / December 2013
The candidates are advised to contact their project
guide / college after 03 December 2013.
Procedure for Calculating
the Percentage of Marks
The procedure for calculating the percentage of
marks is based on summation of maximum marks in the range of respective letter grades
of each subject and dividing by the number of subjects, including the project work
and the laboratory experiments.
For downloading various forms related to Institution
Submission of Examination Forms after the last
date shall cause automatic rejection of applications. Plea of ignorance in this
respect shall not be accepted under any circumstances.
In case of non-receipt of the result of the last
examinations for any reason whatsoever, candidates should submit the examination
forms within the stipulated date mentioning the subjects in order of preference
including the subjects appeared at the last examination. In such case, the subjects
for appearing at the examination will be allotted giving preference to the choice
of subjects, but excluding the exemptions, if any, permitting to appear in the next
subject available in the sequential order of subject code.
The examination fee shall be refunded only to
the passed candidates as per rules.
Time Limit for Carrying Forward Exemptions
A candidate shall be required to pass the Institution
Examinations, both in Existing Scheme and Revised Scheme, within a specific period
as mentioned hereunder :
Section A : 6 Years
Section B : 6 Years
No further extension shall be permitted beyond
the stipulated period.
IMPORTANT POINTS TO REMEMBER
Quote telephone number / mobile number / e-mail
ID in all examination-related communication with headquarters, including in the
examination application form / application for registration of Section B / examination
re-registration, etc to maintain better interaction between our members and the
No acknowledgement is sent regarding receipt of
examination form / registration for Section B / examination re-registration / application
for project work / laboratory experiments. However, membership numbers of all eligible
applicants for registration of Section B are being placed on our website a week
prior to Summer / Winter examination. Candidates applied for registration of Section
B / examination re-registration, separate identity card shall be issued.
List of candidates registered for May / June and
November / December sessions for project work and / or laboratory experiments shall
be available on our website in last week of May and November, respectively. The
list will indicate the name and address of the project guide and / or name of the
college / institute for laboratory experiments. In addition, all such candidates
shall be informed by ordinary post with due information to their project guide and
/ or the college.
For any examination-related enquiry, members are
advised first to visit our website
www.ieindia.org . In case they do not find the answer, please send the mail
only at email@example.com
without marking copy to any other e-mail ID of the Institution. Please do not send
exam-related enquiry to any other e-mail ID in your own interest. Efforts are made
to reply queries as fast as possible. However, in certain cases, it takes time for
The code number of project work is 901 and of
laboratory experiments 902. These code numbers are being used for related correspondence
and centre-wise provisional results.
Selection of Balance Subjects
in Revised Scheme
( with effect from Summer 2006 Examination )
All candidates appeared up to and including Winter
2005 Examination in old scheme are essentially required to opt balance subjects
from Revised Scheme to appear from Summer 2006 Examination. For the criteria for
selection of balance subjects,
click here or see the Technicians' Journal, June / December 2005 issues.
EXAMINATION RE-REGISTRATION AFTER
EXPIRY OF SIX YEARS IN WINTER
As per Clause 8.7 of Examination Rules printed
in Vol. 1 (Rules & Syllabi), the prescribed period for passing Section A or Section
B Examination is six years. Candidates, who would be unsuccessful in Section A or
in Section B Examination after the expiry of six year period with Winter 2012 Examination,
are eligible to apply for Examination Re-registration.
PREMATURE RE-REGISTRATION FOR
Before applying for Examination Re-registration, Candidates are advised to read
the following carefully:
Category 1 : Candidates, who failed to pass Section A Examination in six
year, shall be permitted to appear in Section A Examination. Subject(s) exemption(s)
secured during six-year , if any, shall be forfeited. They would be required to
pass Section A Examination afresh as per the revised scheme within another stipulated
period of six years.
Category 2 : Candidates, who have already passed Section A Examination but
would fail to pass Section B Examination in six years shall be permitted to appear
afresh in Section B Examination in revised scheme retaining their Section A status.
They would be required to apply for Registration of Section B on the prescribed
proforma (printed in Vol 1: Rules on page 39) with a demand draft of Rs. (Rs.)
4,500/- (US $ 300 for overseas candidates), in addition to demand draft of Rs. (Rs.) 2,500/- for Examination Re-registration with filled-in
prescribed format. In such cases, subject(s) exemption(s) secured during six-years
, if any, shall be forfeited and they would need to pass Section B Examination afresh
as per the revised scheme within another stipulated period of six years. Also, they
would be required to do project work and the laboratory experiments during the six-year
period of Examination Re-registration.
Candidates, under category 1 and 2 above, should apply for Examination Re-registration
as per the format (available on IEI website) along with the fee of Rs. (Rs.)
2,500/- (US $ 200 for overseas candidates) by demand draft. Candidates, under category
2, should also apply for Registration of Section B along with a demand draft of
Rs. (Rs.) 4,500/-. If there is any change in address
recorded with the Institution, a separate demand draft of Rs. (Rs.)
150/- (US $ 15 for overseas candidates) should be sent by the candidate along with
the prescribed proforma duly filled-in.
Candidates are advised to apply for the same so as to reach at the Headquarters
office latest by April 10 and October 10, failing which they will not be eligible
to appear in Summer and Winter Examination respectively.
On receipt of the application for examination re-registration and registration for
Section B, as applicable, with requisite fee, a new identity card shall be issued
to all such candidates.
The Council, at its 656th meeting, extended the
facility for premature re-registration for revised scheme candidates also, in addition
to candidates in transitory block. The eligibility criterion and other details are
Eligibility: Candidates, who are not in a position to complete Section A / Section
B Examination within the remaining time of stipulated period, are eligible to apply
for premature re-registration of examination for another six year period afresh.
Condition: Six year period shall be counted from Summer examination of the year
in which a candidate submits his / her application for this purpose.
For Section A candidates, subject(s) exemption, if any, shall be forfeited.
For Section B candidates, subject(s) exemption, if any, project work and / or laboratory
experiments, if completed, shall be forfeited. However, the status of Section A
will remain unaltered.
How to Apply: Candidates are expected to apply on the prescribed format for Application
for Examination Re-registration / Premature Re-registration along with a demand
draft of Rs. (Rs.) 2,500/- (US $ 200 for overseas
candidates). In case of Section B candidates, they would also be required to apply
for registration of Section B on the prescribed proforma (printed in Vol. 1 : Rules
on page 39 and available on IEI website) with a demand draft of Rs. (Rs.)
4,500/- (US $ 300 for overseas candidates).
Candidates are advised to apply for the same so as to reach at the Headquarters
office latest by April 10 and October 10, 2013, failing which they will not be eligible
to appear in Summer and Winter Examination respectively.
Introduction of Cumulative Grade
Point Average (CGPA)
Candidates Passing Sections A
and B Examinations in Revised Scheme
Grade points of all subjects required to appear
to complete the entire course, including laboratory experiments and project work,
shall be divided by the number of subjects to arrive at the CGPA. This shall only
be indicated in the pass grade card of Section B.
Candidates Passed Section A in
Old Scheme and Section B in Revised Scheme
Candidates, who have completed Section A in old
scheme securing specific marks in all required subjects and subsequently completed
Section B in revised scheme securing specific grades in required subjects, CGPA
shall be calculated by converting marks of individual subjects of Section A to grade
points and then adding grade points of all subjects of Section A, Section B, project
work, and laboratory experiments and divided by the number of applicable subjects.
No separate grade card for Section A, which is already completed in old scheme,
shall be issued.
Candidates Exempted from Section
A, by virtue of Passing Sections A & B Examinations earlier, and passed Section
B in Additional Branch in Revised Scheme
Such candidates shall be considered similar to
those who obtained exemption from Section A by virtue of passing degree in engineering
from the recognized university. CGPA for them shall be calculated adding the grade
points obtained in required number of subjects in Section B, project work and laboratory
experiments and dividing by number of applicable subjects.
Section 'B' Examination in Additional
Branch of Engineering for Associates (formerly Graduates) and Corporate Members
The Institution examination is being conducted
only in Revised Scheme from Summer 2006. The conduct of examination in old scheme
has been discontinued after Winter 2005.
Associates and Corporate Members are eligible
to appear in additional branch of engineering. Members, who intend to appear for
the first time in additional branch of engineering or have appeared in Section B
in additional branch in old scheme up to and including Winter 2005 examination and
failed to secure any subject exemption, should first apply for registration for
Section B on the Prescribed Format sending a demand draft for Rs. (Rs.)
3000/- (US $ 200 for Overseas Chapters candidates). Thereafter, examination application
form, along with the demand draft of Rs. (Rs.) 2000/-
(US $ 150 for candidates of overseas chapters),should be submitted within the stipulated
period. All such candidates are required to perform Project Work and Laboratory
Experiment as per clause 2.3 of Rules (Vol.1 ). The Associates -- AIE (formerly
Graduates -- GradIE) should quote their membership number as A-xxxxxx/x instead
of G-xxxxxx/x in the examination form and all other correspondence.
Selection of Balance Subject (s) in Revised Scheme
All Candidates, appeared up to and including Winter
2005 Examination in old scheme and secured exemption in one or more subjects are
required to opt for balance subjects from the Revised Scheme to appear at the examination.
For the criteria for selection of balance subjects, click here
Restriction of transfer of subject(s) exemption(s)
for candidates appearing in additional branch in revised scheme
Candidates, having passed Section B Examination
in a particular discipline in old scheme and wish to appear in Section B in additional
branch in revised scheme, are not eligible to get subject(s) exemption(s) of same
nomenclature. However, transfer of subject(s) exemption(s) shall remain valid if
it is from one engineering discipline to the other in revised scheme as per clause
2.3.4 of Vol. 1 : Rules of the Institution Examinations.
The grade(s) secured by a candidate in extra subject(s) shall not be considered
for improvement of grade(s) secured by him in earlier examinations.
Carry Forward of Subject(s) Exemption
Changing Membership from Technician
to Senior Technician
A Technician member, after acquiring diploma level
qualification, changes his membership to Senior Technician, s/he shall be considered,
on request, as exempted from Section 'A' Examination, provided s/he has secured
exemption (obtained Grade 'C' or above with minimum GPA being 6) in four common
subjects of same nomenclature in both Section 'A' (Non-diploma) and Section 'A'
(Diploma) of revised syllabi. No pass grade card of Section 'A' shall be issued.
S/he shall be eligible to register for Section 'B', with requisite fee, with an
undertaking that s/he shall not claim pass grade card for Section 'A'. The CGPA
shall be calculated only on the basis of Section 'B' Examination, project work and
In case the Technician Member secured exemption
in one or more common subject(s) of same nomenclature in both the schemes of revised
syllabi, grade in common subject(s) can be carried forward, on request, after change
of her/his membership.
Inspection of Answerscripts of Section A/Section B Examination
The Council at its 673rd meeting held at Kolkata Resolved the following:
“The candidates appear in a particular session in Section A/Section B examination
may appeal for verification of their answerscript(s) for arithmetic correction in
totaling of marks and any omission/deletion in evaluation within 15 days from the
date of declaration of results at HQs of the Institution on the prescribed proforma
as given below with fee of Rs. (Rs.) 500/- per answerscript
by demand draft in favour of ‘The Institution of Engineers (India)’ payable at Kolkata.
On receipt of the request from the candidate with fee, the exact date and time will
be informed to the candidate to inspect his/her answerscript at the HQs of the Institution
at his own expense. In case any candidate fails to appear to inspect his answerscript(s)
at the given date and time, no further opportunity shall be given for inspection
of answerscript(s). It is further clarified that re-verification of answerscript
shall not tantamount to re-valuation of answerscript. This is only a process of
re-verification by the candidate.” Click
here to download the application format
Revision of Examination Fee and
Examination Re-registration Fee
Candidates intend to appear in Winter 2013
Examinations must send, within the stipulated date, their examination application
forms along with a demand draft for Rs. (Rs.) 2000/-
only (US $ 150 for candidate intend to appear from overseas examination centre).
Online Payment for Examination-related
Candidates, interested to make online payment
of requisite fee by credit card for appearing in the Examination / Registration
for Section 'B' / Re-registration of Examination and Change of Optional Subjects,
are requested to click here on the
Online Payment Gateway
No need of making the draft and paying commission
No risk of loss of draft in postal transit.
No more delay in receipt of draft at IEI.
No delay in getting acknowledgement from IEI (through
the 'Request Reference Number' and 'Authorization Code'.
The candidates are advised to ensure receipt of
acknowledge in the form of 'Request Reference Number' and the 'Authorization Code'
after completion of the transaction. The transactions without the 'Authorization
Code' will not be considered as valid.
The following forms are available for downloading.
Click on the link to download.
Section 'B' Registration
Form for Examination
Re-registration for Section 'A' / Section 'B' Examination
Form for Change of Branch / Optional
Subjects for Section 'B' Examination
Application Form for
Duplicate Marksheet / Certificate / Transcript
Form for Study Materials
of Section B in Computer Science and Engineering