Many students of AP and Telangana regions who applied for these epass post matric scholarship look anxious to know their epass application status. This epass application status gives them the information of how much amount they have sanctioned with and when did they get paid. Coming to the point of checking epass application status, it is very easy procedure. Where candidates need to be ready with their Epass application no., SSC hall ticket no., SSC pass type, Academic year, year of pass and DOB as given below.
As you can look the interface of epass application status in the above picture. Generally students get confuse at application number. As student get RTF(Fee reimbursement) and MTF(Mess charges and exam fee) for every academic year for which they need to make renewal for each year. Students has to keep in mind that every year application number changes. For example, if student had applied for the academic year 2017-18 then his application no. would be as 2017******** and if he renewed it for the year 2017-18 then his application no. would have changed to 2018********. This application no. generally consists of 12 digits. If at all student forgot the application no. then he have an option to get it from the know application number link in home page of epass.
How to check epass application status
- Students has to first click on the above regional epass links.
- Then in the interface you will see an option of scholarship status.
- Click on it and enter your above mentioned fields.
- You will get your epass application status
- Take a print out of it from the internet explorer browser for better set of margins.
Note: Sometimes You get an error while opening the epass home page, this is normal just click on i understand the risks and add exception(for mozilla firefox).
Once student entered into the application status page he will see the all the information of fee remitted to the student and college bank accounts. Students has to let know the differences between the words ‘sanctioned’ and ‘released’. Sanctioned is nothing but verification officer approved your application and mentions that student is eligible for particular amount. Released means amount is ready to sent to treasury, it takes sometime to get it reflect in the bank accounts because of large no of transactions and general bank remittance timings. You can see all the dates of amounts released in the below section.
How to get an idea of what is RTF, MTF in epass
1) RTF(Reimbursement of Tuition Fee)
This is considered as college fee for each year, RTF funds would go to the college bank account. If this funds won’t reach the college by Govt. then college authority may force students to pay the fees. Sometimes due to budget problems Govt. can’t able to remit the RTF, generally it may take 3 months to 1 year time late to release these funds. For professional courses like MBA, MCA, BTech involves huge amount, these courses may get affect by this budget problems.
2) MTF(Maintenance fee)
MTF is nothing but pocket money remitted into the students bank accounts directly. These amount includes Mess charges and exam fees. Where exam fees is to be first bared by students during the submission of exam application form, after the paid amount will be remitted back into the student bank account.
For instance i took an example of MBA student, You can see in the above picture of his epass application status of RTF and MTF funds. He got his RTF and MTF funds into his college and personal accounts. Some times government release the funds in break up amounts as per the availability of budget. In the above picture you can see the proceedings date by Epass authorities, after application reviewed amount sent to bank and it takes generally 3-4 days after to reflect amount in your account. If you see the status of success means you got your funds. Sometimes the success status won’t appear even after funds released. So you can depend on sent to bank status date.