FN (or) Indian Nation Studying Abroad
DASA Scheme provides admissions for Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs), Foreign Nationals (FNs) UG Engineering degrees in National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and Reputed Technical Institutions in India.
Non-Resident Indians, Foreign Nationals, Persons of Indian Origin are admitted for Centrally Funded Institutions (CFIs) under Direct Admission of Students Abroad DASA scheme from the year 2001-2002.
Greetings from DASA 2017 and VNIT, Nagpur. Admissions for Foreign Nationals/Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs)/Non-Resident Indians (NRIs)/ Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) under Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA) Scheme of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India for Undergraduate programmes in Engineering/Architecture/ Planning for the Academic year 2017-18 to National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs), Schools of Planning and Architecture (SPAs), and other premier Technical Institutions in India.
DASA application is an online process. SAT-II is mandatory for DASA application. DTU Delhi and IIIT Delhi has been added in DASA scheme this year.