Admissions - 2019-20 Semester I

 

The Department of Electrical Engineering offers PhD, MS by Research (MS (R)) and M.Tech admission with specialization in the area of

  1. Microelectronics and VLSI (MVLSI)
  2. Power Engineering (PE)
  3. RF and Microwaves (RF)
  4. Signal Processing, Communication and Networks (SPCOM)
  5. Control and Automation (CA)
  6. Photonics (PH)

 

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Announcements
  1. Announcement dated: 28 March 2019

    1. Selection criteria for the MTech program (2019-2020 Semester 1):
      1. Regular candidates (non-sponsored candidates) will be selected on the basis of marks/CPI and GATE score.
      2. B.Tech candidates, graduated from IITs with a minimum overall CPI of 6.5 and a minimum CPI of 8.0 in the last two years in B.Tech., will be selected on the basis of overall CPI.
      3. Sponsored candidates (e.g. Defence, QIP, DRDO, Company sponsored, etc.) will be selected on the basis of marks/CPI and interview.
    2. Selection criteria for the MS(R) program during 2019-2020 Semester 1:
      1. All candidates will be selected on the basis of marks/CPI, GATE Score (wherever applicable as per the eligibility criteria), and interview.
    3. Selection criteria for the PhD program (2019-2020 Semester 1):
      1. Candidates with Master's degree in engineering will be selected on the basis of marks/CPI and interview.
      2. Candidates with a bachelor's degree in engineering or science (4 year program) will be selected on the basis of marks/CPI, GATE score (wherever applicable as per the eligibility criteria), and an interview.
      3. In addition to the above, candidates applying to the PhD programme in MVLSI stream would be required to qualify a written test in order to be shortlisted for the interview.
    4. The dates for written test and interviews along with other relevant details will be announced in due course of time.
  2. Announcement dated: 10 April 2019

    1. Syllabus for PhD Admission Exam May-2019 for Microelectronics and VLSI (MVLSI) specialization is available HERE.
  3. Announcement dated: 11 April 2019

    1. Dates of interviews:
      PhD: 3 & 4 May, 2019
      MS(R) and MTech (sponsored): 8 & 9 May, 2019
  4. Announcement dated: 19 April 2019

    1. The tentative dates for the announcement of the shortlists are as follows:
      PhD: 25 April, 2019
      MS(R) and MTech (sponsored): 29 April, 2019
  5. Announcement dated: 26 April 2019 (Revised on 29 April 2019)

    1. Here are the revised shortlisting criteria for the PhD interviews. We will place here the provisional shortlist in the next 2 days.
  6. Announcement dated: 29 April 2019

    1. Here is the list of candidates provisionally selected for interview to PhD program.
  7. Announcement dated: 30 April 2019

    1. Here is the addendum to list of candidates provisionally selected for interview to PhD program.
  8. Announcement dated: 01 May 2019

    1. PhD Written Test/Interview: Written test, only for Microelectronics and VLSI stream, will start at 0900 hours on 03 May 2019. Candidates who will miss the written test will not be considered for interview.
    2. PhD candidates should plan on staying at IITK until the late evening of May 4, 2019.
    3. All the shortlisted candidates have to report in Lecture hall complex room no. 8, at 8:15am on 3rd May.2019 positively.
  9. Announcement dated: 04 May 2019

    1. MS(R) and MTech (Spons) Interviews: Shortlisted candidates need to report positively on May 08, 2019, in Lecture Hall Complex, Academic Area, IIT Kanpur. A separate announcement will appear here specifying the reporting room of the Lecture Hall Complex.
    2. MS(R) shortlist: Here is the provisional shortlist of candidates for MS(R) interviews.
    3. MS(R) shortlisting criteria: Here are the criteria used in the MS(R) shortlist.
    4. MTech(Sponsored) shortlist: Here is the provisional shortlist of candidates for MTech (Sponsored) interviews.
    5. Accommodation for MS(R) and MTech (Spons) Interviewees: For accommodation, please visit the DOSA website of IIT Kanpur around May 6, 2019. Please use your application number and date of birth to book the accommodation.
  10. Announcement dated: 06 May 2019 (MS(R) and MTech (Spons) Interviews)

    1. All the shortlisted candidates have to report in Lecture Hall Complex, Room No. 2, at 0815 hours on May 8, 2019 positively.
    2. All shortlisted candidates should plan on staying at IITK until the late evening of May 9, 2019.
  11. Announcement dated: 23 May 2019

    1. Here is the list of provisionally selected M.Tech sponsored candidates (2019-20- I Semester).
    2. Here is the list of provisionally selected PhD candidates (2019-20- I Semester).
    3. Here is the list of provisionally selected MS (By Research) candidates (2019-20- I Semester).
  12. Announcement dated: 29 May 2019

    1. Here is the list of provisionally selected candidates of M.Tech program (2019-20- I Semester).
  13. Announcement dated: 30 May 2019

    1. Here is the Selection Criteria for the MTech program (2019-20- I Semester).
  14. Announcement dated: 11 June 2019

    1. Here is the Selection Criteria for Round 2 of the MTech program (2019-20- I Semester).
  15. Announcement dated: 13 June 2019

    1. Here is the list of provisionally selected candidates who have been offered admission in Round-1 and have accepted the offer under MTech Program (2019-20- I Semester).
    2. Here is the list of provisionally selected candidates under M.Tech Program in Round-2 (2019-20- I Semester).
  16. Announcement dated: 23-June-2019

    1. Here are the selection criteria for Round 3 (COAP Round 5) offers of admission to the MTech program (2019-20 semester 1).
    2. Essentially, we have not changed anything from COAP Round 4 to COAP Round 5, except extend the deadline for fees payment.
  17. Announcement dated: 03 July 2019

    1. Here is the list of provisionally selected candidates who have been offered admission to the MTech program in Round 3 (COAP Round 5), and have accepted the offer (2019-20- I Semester).
    2. Here is the list of provisionally selected candidates who have been offered admission in Round 4 (COAP Round A) (2019-20- I Semester).
    3. Here are the selection criteria for Round 4 (COAP Round A) offers of admission to the MTech program (2019-20 semester 1).
    4. Instructions
      1. Candidates who have selected `Accept' against IITK in COAP Round 5 but have not paid the fees, are requested to pay the fees by 10th July, barring which their offer will be withdrawn.
      2. Candidates who have selected `Accept' against other institutes in COAP Round 5 but have paid the fees at IITK are requested to please apply for refund of fees. Their offer stands withdrawn.
      3. Candidates who have selected `Reject' against IITK on COAP Round 5 but have paid the fees at IITK might get new offers in COAP Round A. All such candidates need to select `Accept' against IITK on COAP Round A if they wish to be considered for the current offer or for upgraded offers in future rounds. Candidates that do not select `Accept' in COAP Round A may seek refund from IITK.
  18. Announcement dated: 11 July 2019
    1. We have not changed anything from COAP Round A to COAP Round B.
  19. Announcement dated: 17 July 2019

    1. Here is the list of provisionally selected candidates who have been offered admission in Round 5 (COAP Round C) (2019-20- I Semester).
    2. Here are the selection criteria for Round 5 (COAP Round C) offers of admission to the MTech program (2019-20 semester 1).

     

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  20. Announcement dated: August 07, 2019

    1. Here is the list of provisionally selected candidates who have been offered admission in Round 5 (COAP Round C) or have paid the fees for the offers made in earlier rounds of COAP (2019-20- I Semester). This is the final list.
    2. The admissions for the MTech program for 2019-20-I semester are closed.

     

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