The stages of CAP shall be as stated below
Display or publishing of Information Brochure by the Competent Authority
Filling Online Application Form by Candidate for participation in the Centralized Admission Process
Document Verification at Facilitation Centre by the Candidate in person
Display or publishing of provisional merit lists, submission of grievances, if any, and display or publishing of final merit lists
Display of available Category wise Seats (Seat Matrix) for CAP Round I
Filling up and Confirmation of Online Option Form having preferences of Courses and Institutions before CAP Round I. Candidates may fill in choices of Institutes and Courses in decreasing order of their preference as specified by Competent Authority. The option form once confirmed shall be considered for allotment in CAP Round I
Display of Provisional Allotment of CAP Round I indicating allotted institute and Course.
During the CAP, before accepting the allotted seat a Candidate can opt to 'Freeze', 'Slide' or 'Float' the choice of academic program for subsequent round(s), if any, of seat allocation, as provided below
Freeze - Candidates accept the offered seat and they do not want to participate in any further rounds of seat allocation. Such Candidates will not be considered in subsequent rounds of admission
Slide - Candidates accept the offered seat and indicate that, if admission to the academic program of higher preference is offered within the same Institution, they will accept it. Such Candidates will be considered in subsequent rounds of admission
Float - Candidates accept the offered seat and indicate that, if admission to an academic program of higher preference in any Institution is offered, they will accept it. Else, they will continue with the currently accepted academic program. Such Candidates will be considered in subsequent rounds of admission
For Candidates who choose the Float or Slide option, and secures a seat of his choice of higher preference, then it would automatically result in the forfeiture of the seat accepted by the Candidate in the earlier round ;
Slide and Float options will not be available to a Candidate who is offered admission to his first choice.
Conduct of CAP Round II and III
The seats available for Round II and III shall be published on the website. The Candidates are allowed to fill in or edit the already filled online option form. The seats to be allotted during these rounds shall be subject to following conditions :-
Before start of these rounds, the Candidates can change their seat acceptance option from Slide or Float to Freeze or vice-versa by submitting an application at Admission Reporting Centre (ARC) where he has confirmed his admission by paying the seat acceptance Fee
Candidates who have not been allotted any seat in any of the previous rounds or who did not participate (failure of filling option form)in previous round or those who have taken and cancelled their admission in the earlier rounds or rejected seat and those who have selected Freeze option in earlier rounds but are desirous of changing it to Float or Slide are eligible to participate in these rounds
Candidates who have opted for Float or Slide and also applying for these rounds shall not fill in the allotted institution in their choice list, it will be added by the software at the end of the list. Once the upward allotment is made the earlier allotment automatically stands cancelled
Slide or Float options are not available for the seats allotted in Round III.
Reporting and accepting the offered seat will be as per the allotment by the Candidate at Admission Reporting Centre.
Reporting and confirmation of admission After final CAP Round, the Candidate shall report to the institution finally allotted to him and confirm his admission in institution.
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