This Year increase in intake capacity for First Year Junior College (FYJC) online admission for Mumbai region. The number of overall seats this year has increased to 3,01,760 which was last year perched at 2,92,090. This year has also seen the opening of 14 new junior colleges.
The overall increase in intake capacity is largest in Commerce (4460) followed by Science (3760 seats) and Arts (1140 seats).
Of the total intake capacity, 1,63,946 belongs to general category and 1,37,814 to in-house quota, minority and management quota seats this year. For Arts stream, if there are 20,326 seats in general category, then in all these quota there are 14,994 seats available. For Commerce stream, if there is 87,285 seats in general category, then in quota there are 78,045 seats and in Science general category there is 52,436 seats then in quota there are 42,334 seats. The minimum competency vocational courses (MCVC) seats in general category are 3899 whereas in quota are 2441 this year.
This year the total number of colleges in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) has touched 800. Hence, the board is confident of admitting all students who will pass the tenth exams.