M.Tech. / M.S. (Research)



Admissions are offered once a year (for the semester starting in the month of July in that year). Candidates are selected on the basis of GATE score and called in the month of April for written test and/or interview in the month of May. Some of these candidates, with exceptional performance in their qualifying degree, maybe offered direct admission in the month of April. Admissions based on written tests and/or interviews are offered after about two weeks of test/interview.


Eligibility Requirements for M.Tech Programme

The applicant must have a bachelor’s degree in engineering or a master’s degree in science with marks/CPI not below 55% marks (or Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 5.5 on a 10-point scale).

B.Tech./B.E. degree in Civil/Mining/Electrical/Computer Science/Electronics Engineering/Information Technology/Geoinformatics, or M.Sc. degree in Earth Science streams/Geography/Physics/Mathematics/ Environmental Sciences. Candidates with M.Sc. degree must have mathematics as one of the subjects at B.Sc. level.


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·        In addition to the above, a valid GATE score is needed.

·      The GATE requirement is waived for the B.Tech. Graduates from IITs with a minimum overall CPI of 6.5 and a minimum CPI of 8.0 in the last two semesters in B.Tech. However, such students are not entitled to Institute Assistantship if overall CPI is below 8.0.

·       Candidates with AMIE certificates are not eligible to apply.