On day one,only half of the students in the merit list availing of the allowed to keep term (ATKT) scheme confirmed their admissions. Education officers said most of the students didnt take admission,as they couldnt get admissions in their desired colleges.
As many as 110 of 200 students confirmed their admissions on Tuesday. According to D N Sheth,principal of S P College and chairman of centralised admission committee for class XI admissions,the admissions were done on merit. The list of available seats in the colleges were shown to the students at the time of table admission. As per the available seats,admissions were offered, he said.
The number of students who got the admission in various streams includes: science-12,commerce (English)-26,commerce (Marathi)-43,arts (English) 5 and arts (Marathi)-24. The admission process will continue on Wednesday
Meanwhile,as many as 154 applications were sold on Tuesday. The education department has given two more days for the students to avail of the ATKT scheme as per the demand. Accordingly,sale and acceptance of application forms for class XI admissions will continue on Wednesday.
The Admission procedure for these students will be carried out on October 9.