Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA) is a scheme of Ministry of Education, Government of India, for admission to Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes in Engineering /Architecture /Planning to National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and other CFTIs (excluding IITs).
Under this scheme, admission is offered to eligible Foreign Nationals studying in any country (including India), wards of Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs), Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) to pursue technical education in India.
DASA Scheme was notified by the Ministry of Education (previously Ministry of Human Resource Development) in May 2001.
The Ministry of Education has entrusted the coordination of the admission process under DASA scheme for the academic year 2021-22 to MNIT Jaipur vide official order (F.No.37-1/2021 – TS.III Dated: 09th Feb 2021).
Please find more details about the scheme such as admission brochure, seat matrix, eligibility etc are available on the DASA website www.dasanit.org.