Registration, Tuition Fee, Payment Options of DASA
Registration Fee & First Year Tuition Fee
- Registration Fee and First Semester Tuition Fee: A total amount of US$ 4300[US Dollars Four thousand three
hundred only] is required to be paid along with the application form. This is towards non-refundable registration
fee of US$ 300 [US Dollars Three hundred only] and first semester Tuition Fee of US$ 4000 [US Dollars Four
- Foreign Nationals, who are nationals of SAARC countries, are eligible for 50% Tuition Fee waiver provided they
have passed the qualifying examination in SAARC countries. They are required to pay an amount of US$ 2,300 [US
Dollars Two thousand and three hundred only] along with the application form (i.e. US$ 2,000 towards first
semester tuition fee and a non refundable registration fee of US$300).
- Applicants from Nepal and Bhutan can pay their fees either in US Dollars or in Equivalent Indian Rupees (if
payment is made from banks in Nepal or Bhutan). However, in case of Rupee payment they are required to get
Exchange Rate Certificate from the bankers and submit the same along with the application form.
Tuition Fee for subsequent semesters of study: The tuition fee of US$ 4,000/ US$ 2,000 (as applicable) for the
subsequent semesters of study is to be paid by the admitted applicants, directly to the concerned Institution, as
per rules of the admitting Institution.
- Hostel Accommodation and other Expenses: Hostel fee and other expenses, which may typically range from
US$ 400 – US$800 per annum and may vary from Institute to Institute, are required to be paid by the applicant
directly to the Institution at the time of admission. Applicants are advised to visit the websites or contact
concerned authorities of the respective Institutes for detailed information regarding hostel accommodation, its
availability and other expenses. DASA 2016 is not responsible for arranging Hostel or other facilities at the
Ask Your Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA) 2016 Doubts
Our Educational Expert Clarifications
How to apply for Direct Admission of Students Abroad DASA Scheme, What are the steps?
The 2 simple steps to apply DASA: 1. Register and apply online first in the DASA website, 2. send the SAT score from CollegeBoard website to NITK, Surathkal.
When the Notification for DASA will come? What is the application date ?
DASA Notification came for 2012. You can apply from 1st April 2012.