Welcome to the Form filling page of the IDOL MCA Entrance Test that is going to be conducted on 30th July 2017, 1:00 to 3:00pm at various centers in the jurisdiction of University of Mumbai, maybe your first ever experience of attending a completely on-line and automated Examination!

Graduates and the final year students of 2016-17 whose results are awaited are welcome to appear for the Entrance test. MCA admission at IDOL is open for a graduate in any faculty with minimum 45% marks if the candidate is from Open category and 40% marks if the candidate is from Reserved category. Candidate must have opted Mathematics at XII or higher standard.

The present Fee structure and the rules of taking admission in the next year [http://mu.ac.in/portal/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/IDOL_Courses.pdf], are likely to change as we are in the process of implementation of the new UGC regulation for the ODL systems in India. A candidate can expect a more convenient structure with a facility to complete up to 20% of the Courses in the MCA Programme through MOOC or on-line Courses recommended by IDOL. A learner requires to attend a flexi-time schedule that will be published on the IDOL website for attending the (On-line / Off line) Counselling Sessions and for the submission of assignments for which there will be up to 20% credits assigned in his / her final assessment. IDOL is committed to provide a nice, rich learning experience to its learners by employing ICT. Learners’-cooperation will make it a memorable one.

You must have observed that the fees of all the Programmes in the University have been increased this year. Please expect the fees of the IDOL Programmes at par with the regular ones. We will try come up with an optimal fee policy for the convenience of our learners though.

We hope now you are mentally prepared to be our student and be a part of a team of knowledge creators. Experience a great quality academic journey that would lead you to become a successful IT Professional!

Before start filling the Application form for MCA entrance examination of IDOL, please check you have the following things with yourself:

  1. A softcopy of your passport size (PP) photograph, i.e., a file in jpg or bmp or any other graphics format.
  2. A softcopy of your signature, i.e., a file in jpg or bmp or any other graphics format.
  3. A valid email id where you will receive your link to fill up the application form.
  4. A valid mobile phone number where you will receive an OTP. You will be provided an access to fill up the further details of the form only after the OTP validation. This mobile number will be saved with us and will be used for the further correspondence with you if required any
  5. Credit card / Debit card / net banking account to pay Rs 550/- (Including Late Fee of Rs.50/-) as your Fees for the Entrance examination. The fee is same for all the candidates and is not refundable. We encourage electronic transaction that is in line with the Central government policy. However in rare circumstances the candidates not having any mode of the on-line payment facility available with him / her will be helped by generating challan that he / she will have to print, take it to the nearest branch of Bank of Maharashtra and pay the fee in cash. Please note that the Challan facility will be available only from 12th to 16th July 2017. However the link for e-payment will be available from 10th to 19th July 2017.

Start form filling. Note down your user name and password. You will require these two for further accessing your account in this regard.

Congratulations! You must have completed the form filling successfully!

Your Hall tickets will be generated on 26th July 5:00pm that you will have to avail by clicking “Print Hall Ticket” Option in your login i.e., by entering your Username and Password. Please note that there will not be any other means like postal correspondence or download from website etc., for availing your hall tickets.

Please keep a print of your Hall ticket ready well in advance; note the address and location of your Examination center and plan accordingly. You are advised to reach to the Center at 12:30noon on 30th July 2017, i.e., half an hour before the Examination starts.

No entry to the Examination hall after half an hour of commencing the Examination and no exit from the Examination hall within half an hour of commencing the Examination will be entertained.

Carrying a print of your Hall ticket along with yet another photo id such as driving license, college id or PAN card, to the prescribed Examination center is mandatory for attending the Examination. The candidates who have changed their name will be allowed to appear for the Examination only on providing a legal proof such as Gazette notification or marriage certificate or affidavit.

No use of calculator with memory and Mobile-Phone is allowed in the Examination Hall. Any stationary items like printed or written material, bits of papers, geometry or pencil box, plastic pouch, scale, writing pad, pen drives, Log-table, electronic items like digital pen / scanner, microphone, pager, heath hand etc., are strictly prohibited in the Examination hall.

The Candidates should strictly comply with the directions given by the Test-administrator and Invigilator, failing to which the candidate will be liable to be debarred from the Examination.

Dear Friends, we are aware of your anxiety about the on-line examination protocol. Along with the Hall ticket you will be provided with a link for mock examination. You please attempt it, get a feel and confidently attempt the true one on 30th.

Please note that this is the Entrance Examination. Your Admission to MCA Course at IDOL is subjected to your Score in this Entrance Examination Provided you satisfy the Eligibility Criteria set for IDOL MCA.

Thanks and we wish you all the best

Dr Ambuja Salgaonkar

Director (I/c), IDOL