IIT Madras M.Tech Program Admission 2021 Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

IIT Madras M.Tech Admission 2021


Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras announces Admission to M.Tech Program 2021

IIT Madras M.Tech Admission 2021 – Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras invites applications for admission to M.Tech Program for the academic year 2021-22 commencing from July 2021.

Read on to check more details on IIT Madras M.Tech Admission 2021


M.Tech Programs offered

Dept. of Aerospace Engineering

Dept. of Electrical Engineering

Dept. of Applied Mechanics

Dept. of Mathematics

Dept. of Biotechnology

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dept. of Civil Engineering

Dept. of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Dept. of Chemical Engineering

Dept. of Ocean Engineering

Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering

Dept. of Physics

Interdisciplinary Programmes (Coordinating Dept.)

Clinical Engineering (Bio Technology)

Catalysis Technology (Chemical Engineering)

Petroleum Engineering (Ocean Engineering

IIT Madras M.Tech Admission 2021 Important Dates



Opening of Website for online applications

19th Mar 2021

Closing of online applications

30th April 2021

Suitability Test/ Interview for relevant candidates

03rd May 2021

Date of reporting for admission

26th Jul 2021

Date for Additional Round after the Admission Day

28th & 29th July 2021

Photo session and Workflow Enrolment

29th to 30th July 2021

Orientation Program

28th Jul 2021

Commencement of Classes

28th August 2021

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Madras M.Tech Admission 2021

  • Candidates qualified in GATE 2019, GATE 2020 or GATE 2021 and satisfying any one of the following:


Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture from educational Institutions approved by AICTE/ Government


Master’s degree in Chemistry/ Life Sciences/ Mathematics/ Physics related subjects from educational Institutions approved by UGC/ Government


Degrees obtained through Distance Education/ Correspondence Mode for the qualifying degree specified in [(i) or (ii)]. The Departments will follow suitability test/interview procedure for screening in such cases.


Candidates yet to appear or have appeared in the final examination for the qualifying degree specified in [(i) or (ii)] and whose results are likely to be declared by July 15, 2021.


Associate Membership holders of professional bodies for admission into their parent disciplines.

Eligibility for Sponsored Candidates

  • Candidates employed and sponsored (with full pay and allowances for 24 months) by industry/ government organizations/ private and public enterprises, engaged in R&D work recognized by DST/ engineering colleges recognized by AICTE, possessing at least two years of professional experience as on the last date of receipt of applications at IIT Madras can apply, provided they hold:


B.E./ B.Tech. degree from AICTE recognized Engineering Colleges/ University with first class or 60% aggregate marks in all the four years (no need for having GATE Score)


AMIE or any other Associate memberships listed above (no need for having GATE Score)

IIT Madras M.Tech Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online through official website http://mtechadm.iitm.ac.in/
  • Please note that to apply with a valid GATE Score or as IIT B.Tech. Graduate, you have to register in the website
  • Instructions on how to apply are available on the IIT Madras Website: www.iitm.ac.in under “Notices” – M.Tech. Admission 2021- Sponsored.

Application Fee

For GATE qualified candidates and IIT graduates with B.Tech. Degree:

For SC, ST, and PWD/Female Candidates

Rs. 200/-

For All Other Candidates

Rs. 400/-

For Sponsored Candidates

For SC, ST, and PWD Candidates

Rs. 250/-

For All Other Candidates

Rs. 500/-

Mode of Payment

Through online mode

Admission Process

  • Admission to candidates (who are not required to take Suitability Test/Interview) will be finalized strictly in the order of merit as per the GATE Score (CGPA & Department Review for IIT Graduates) and on the basis of choices given by them in the application.
  • Candidates requiring Suitability Test/ Interview will be informed by the respective Department as per schedule.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website