Sunday, May 18, 2014

Registration Process for .EDU.IN and .AC.IN Domain Name

Domain Registration Process

Whois for the desired domain name

Review the Domain naming conventions/Guidelines and ensure that the desired domain name complies with the conventions

Review the POLICY of Domain Name Registration
THE REGISTRANT'S REPRESENTATIONS
By applying to register a domain name, or by asking Registrar to maintain or renew a domain name registration, the Registrant represents and warrants to the Registrar that:
a)
The statements that the Registrant made in the Registrant's Application Form for Registration of Domain Name are complete and accurate;
b)
To the Registrant's knowledge, the registration of the domain name will not infringe upon or otherwise violate the rights of any third party;
c)
The Registrant is not registering the domain name for an unlawful purpose; and
d)
The Registrant will not knowingly use the domain name in violation of any applicable laws or regulations.
It is the Registrant's responsibility to determine whether the Registrant's domain name registration infringes or violates someone else's rights.

CONDITIONS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR THE CORRESPONDING CATEGORY

ac.in & edu.in

Who can apply
Public and Private educational institutions, Primary and Secondary Schools, Government and Private Colleges, Professional and Vocational Institutes, Universities
Requirements 
  • A formal request on the letterhead of the institute duly signed by the head of the institution.
  • Along with the letter, payment has to be sent through D.D payable at ERNET India, New Delhi.
  • Documentary proof of the institute related to domain name applied for new registration that institute is involved in academic/educational field e.g. copy of Registration paper/Afiliation letter from any university or CBSE/letter from AICTE etc
  • The Domain registration process would be initiated only after receiving the payment, letter, documentary proof and online domain registration form given in this website below.
Domain Name should confirm to the syntax.
Terms & Conditions
  • The requested domain name of any private organization should not be similar to any Government Organization (full or abbreviated) or country name. For example educational Institute like “Ganesh Onkara Institute”, should not request domain name like GOI.AC.IN or GOI.EDU.IN as GOI is used for Government of India or Uttrakhand Girls College should not apply for UGC.AC.IN or UGC.EDU.IN (As UGC is for University Grant Commission) or Uttam Sanskrit Academic should not apply for USA.AC.IN or USA.EDU.IN(as USA is country name) If any organization is not involved (if found later) in educational, academic or research activities after their domain registration under EDU.IN, AC.IN and RES.IN, respectively, and involved in other web activities unrelated to academic/research, then their registered domain under ac.in, res.in and edu.in may be withheld.
 Domain Name should confirm to the syntax.
FOR THE TERMS & CONDITIONS INCLUDING INDIAN INTERNET DOMAIN NAME DISPUTE RESOLUTION POLICY KINDLY REFER TO THE WEB SITE http://www.registry.in