Latest Update: DOST – 2020 Phase-I registrations and web options are postponed for 15 days due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The updated schedule will be announced later.
Telangana DOST Registration 2020: DOST is an online degree admission system for students to take admission in the universities of Telangana state. DOST Degree Online Services Telangana was launched in 2016 by Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE), to bring all autonomous colleges, private, aided and government colleges, colleges under one system. The official schedule of TS DOST 2020 was announced on 22nd June 2020. The application form will be available from 1st July 2020 for Phase-I. Candidates who are interested and willing to apply for TS DOST can read this post about how to fill TS DOST registration form 2020.
For more information on TS DOST 2020, students must read the article provided below as we have given all the important information here. What information will you get from this article? detailed information about the registration procedure, documents, eligibility criteria, etc.
TS DOST Application Form 2020
Online Admission by
TS DOST Registration form 2020
Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE)
Latest Update: TS DOST 2020 official notification has been announced and Phase-I Registration will going to start from 1st of July 2020.
About DOST Telangana
(DOST) Degree Online Service Telangana 2020 is an online degree admission system for all the students of the Telangana state seeking admission into undergraduate degree programs namely B.A.,B.Sc.,B.Com.,B.Com.(VOC), B.Com.(Hons), BSW, BBA, BBM, BCA, etc. in universities of the Telangana state.
Universities of Telangana are
Mahatma Gandhi University,
Satavahana University, and
Candidates who were qualified intermediate and seeking admission in these Universities for an undergraduate degree course have to register at DOST first.
TS DOST 2020 Admission Schedule – Official
Official Notification Announcement
Phase I Online Registration
1stJuly-14th July 2020
Register Web Options
First List of Seat Allotment
22nd July 2020
Self Reporting to Colleges
23rd July-27th July
Second Phase DOST registration
23rd-29th July 2020
Web options Phase II
23rd-30th July 2020
Seat Allotment of Phase-II
7th August 2020
Self Reporting to Colleges
Phase III DOST registration
Web OptionsPhase III
Seat Allotment Phase-III
Self Reporting to Colleges
Students who have already confirmed their online seats(self-reporting) in Phase-I, Phase-II and Phase-III must report colleges by
Classes Starts from
1st Sep 2020
TS DOST Eligibility Criteria 2020
Students who are interested in applying online application for DOST 2020 must ensure that they satisfy the eligibility criteria. An applicant found ineligible at any stage of the admission process shall be disqualified and his/her candidature will be canceled.
Basic eligibility requirements for DOST 2020 –
Candidate’s nationality must be Indian.
You must have completed Intermediate with respective subjects from a recognized board.
For more information on eligibility criteria, students are advised to refer to the official admission guidelines of DOST 2020 available on the official website..
Required Documents for TS DOST Admission 2020
All the candidates must be ready with the following documents/information at the time of admission-
Aadhaar Card number
Mobile Number seeded to your Aadhaar number
Income Certificate, on or after 1st Jan 2020
If Applicable, then these Certificates
Caste Certificate (with CND number and sub-caste),
Games and Sports Certificate
Physically Handicapped Certificate
Telangana DOST Reservation
NCC, Sports& games, Extra-curricular, Children of Ex-serviceman & Armed personals
The reservation provided is for the total seats in each course.
How to Apply for Telangana DOST 2020?
TS DOST is an online website, and students interested in taking admission in Telangana State Universities are required to register online by visiting the official TS DOST website.
How to Apply TS DOST 2020
Link Aadhar With Mobile Number
If a student has already linked Aadhaar number with the mobile number, he/she can directly register in DOST Website with mobile OTP authentication. In case, his/her Aadhaar number is not seeded with mobile number, The students shall link his or his parent’s mobile number to the student’s Aadhaar.
Download T App Folio Mobile App
The students can register in DOST through T App Folio Mobile App based photo authentication OR The students may visit DOST Helpline Centre (HLC) or MeeSeva Centre for registration in DOST. One should preferably visit any HLC as he/she will be guided confidentially.
Pay Registration Fee
Registration on DOST is by paying the registration fee of Rs 200/
DOST ID and PIN
After the registration students will get DOST ID and PIN. The students are advised to keep their DOST ID and PIN carefully and confidentially until the end of the admission process.
Fill Application Form
The students shall log in using the DOST ID and PIN/password to open the Application Form. They must fill in the application form with all the correct details that are required (once the data is submitted it cannot be edited).
Exercise Web Options
Then they must exercise web options by choosing the course and college of their preference by giving the priority numbers. (one must be careful while giving college and course priorities as the seats will be allotted according to the priorities specified in the options).
Seat allotment will be given to the students who exercised web options. Seats will be allotted based on the merit and reservations in force. If the students are satisfied with the seat allotted, they must confirm the seat by online self-reporting and pay the required confirmation fee online as per the payment mentioned below.
The students who confirm their seat (in any phase) by online self-reporting must visit the allotted college in person from 08.2020 to 24.08.2020 and submit the required certificates and pay fees. It is only then your seat is confirmed. If the student is not satisfied with the seat secured, he can pay the fee (online payment) for the reservation of the seat and then, go for web options once again in the second and third phases.
TS DOST Registration Fee 2020
Applicants have to pay a registration fee of Rs.200/-.
Online Mode(Debit card/ Credit card / Net Banking) must be used to pay Registration fees.
The registration fee is not refundable.
Existing three payment gateways i.e., Bill-desk, Atom and T-Wallet (T-Wallet does not charge any commission from students while paying the fee online) shall be used for DOST-2020 for DOST registration fee and reservation fee.
The students who are allotted to Government/University Colleges and are eligible for ePass fee reimbursement need not pay any amount for online self-reporting.
The students who are allotted to Private Colleges and are eligible for ePass fee reimbursement need to pay an amount of Rs.500/- for online self-reporting.
The students who are allotted to Government/University Colleges/Private Colleges and are not eligible for ePass college fee reimbursement need to pay an amount of Rs.1000/- for online self-reporting.
New features in DOST-2020 T APP Folio | Whatsapp Chatbot | Facebook/Twitter Helpline Pages
Additional services for the students are planned to ease their burden during COVID 19.
To avoid human touch, Real-time Digital Face Recognition of T App Folio is introduced. (This service is applicable only for the students who passed out from Telangana BIE).
The students must install Mobile-based T App Folio which contains theDOST ID generation service.
Students must enter Hall ticket Number of TSBIE, Date of Birth, Aadhaar Number and Mobile Number.
On verification of Hall Ticket, Date of Birth, Uniqueness of Aadhaar and Uniqueness of Mobile, the details of the data (Candidate’s Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Gender, Candidate’s Photograph) would be returned to TS App Folio application.
On successful authentication of live photograph (selfie photo) with the photograph available in TSBIE service, DOST ID is generated.
Students will be given information of DOST ID and PIN generated over SMS and on App.
The students can go for further process of registration and exercise web options on DOST online web portal.
TS DOST Online (Information/Help Center) Platforms
WhatsApp Chatbot (Auto Responder) integration with DOST :
Add 7901002200 to your contacts list.
Open WhatsApp and send ‘Hi’ to the above contact.
You will get our DOST-2020 Menu and you can select any.
The same account will be used to send Template Messages on request (i.e. OTPs, Alerts, Campaigning etc.,).