Admission for four-semester MTech Programmes offered in various disciplines by different departments of IIT Madras is opened. M.Tech aspirants who are seeking admission at IIT Madras need to apply online. The last date to fill the online application for IIT Madras MTech 2019 admission is April 10, 2019.
IIT Madras is one of the premier engineering institutes of national importance in India. IIT Madras has been performing extremely well in the fields of higher technical education, research, and industrial consultancy.
Candidates who have GATE qualified scores are eligible to apply for IIT Madras MTech 2019 Admission. Non-GATE candidates are required to appear for a written test for availing admissions. MTech aspirants can check eligibility criteria, application procedure, M.Tech admission important dates and other details regarding the IIT Madras MTech 2019 Admission here.
IIT Madras MTech 2019 Admission Dates
|Online Application Form Commencement||March 06, 2019|
|Deadline to submit the application form||April 10, 2019|
IIT Madras will have suitability test or Interview rounds for shortlisted candidates on April 27, 2019.
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M.Tech Programs Offered At IIT Madras
IIT Madras offers M.Tech courses in the following disciplines or specializations: –
|Name of the Department||M.Tech Specializations Offered and Code|
|Department of Aerospace Engineering||
|Department of Applied Mechanics||
|Department of Biotechnology||
|Department of Chemical Engineering|
|Department of Civil Engineering||
|Department of Computer Science and Engineering|
|Department of Electrical Engineering||
|Department of Mathematics||
|Department of Mechanical Engineering||
|Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering||
|Department of Ocean Engineering||
|Department of Physics||
|Interdisciplinary M.Tech Courses||
IIT Madras M.Tech Eligibility Criteria
The following candidates are eligible for M.Tech admission at IIT Madras: –
Eligibility Criteria for GATE Qualified Candidates:
- Candidates with a valid GATE score 2019/ 2018/ 2017 are eligible to apply for M.Tech admission at IIT Madras.
- The applicants must be B.E/ B.Tech/ B.Arch graduates with at least 50% of marks.
- Final-year B.E/ B.Tech/ B.Arch candidates are also eligible to apply for M.Tech admission at IIT Madras with a valid GATE score.
Eligibility Criteria for Non-GATE B.Tech Graduates:
- IIT B.Tech graduates with CGPA of 8.0 or above are eligible for M.Tech direct admission at IIT Madras without the requirement of GATE score.
- These applicants must undergo review by the respective departments at IIT Madras.
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IIT Madras M.Tech Application Process
Eligible candidates can submit the online application form for IIT Madras MTech 2019 admission. The application fee for General and OBC candidates is Rs. 400, and the application fee for SC/ ST and Women candidates is Rs. 200.
IIT Madras releases GATE cutoff after the announcement of GATE 2019 results. The institute will come up with a merit list of candidates shortlisted based on the GATE cutoff. IIT Madras considers the following diverse factors for preparing the GATE cutoff.
- For preparing GATE cutoff 2019, IIT Madras will refer to the GATE cutoff of 2018, 2017 and 2016.
- Seats available in the course preferred or selected by students.
- IIT Madras will also consider the number of students took the GATE exam to prepare the cutoff for M.Tech courses.
- The difficulty level of GATE Exam.
- A total number of candidates applied for admission in a particular course.
The above factors will enable IIT Madras to come up with a GATE cutoff list for M.Tech courses. Based on the GATE cutoff, IIT Madras will begin/ commence the admission process for M.Tech courses.
IIT Madras MTech 2019 Admission Process through GATE
Candidates can check here the systematic IIT Madras M.Tech admission process through GATE: –
After the announcement of GATE 2019 results, IIT Madras will finalize admission offer to candidates based on merit as per GATE score and choices that are given by them in the application form. Such candidates need to attend the subsequent rounds of admission process such as Suitability Test and Interview.
For some specializations in M.Tech, IIT Madras will ask the GATE qualified applicants to appear for Suitability Test and Interview. Admission to these candidates will be offered based on GATE score, performance in suitability test and interview.
IITM MTech Course Fee Payment Process
After accepting the admission offer, the candidates must pay the course fee through IIT Madras official M.Tech admission website. The course fee for General and OBC Category candidates is Rs. 20,197 per semester (only for day scholars), and the fee for SC/ ST/ PWD category candidates is Rs. 15,197 per semester (only for day scholars). Students who wish to avail the hostel facility must pay Rs. 24,280 additionally (per annum).
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