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IIITM Kerala Postgraduate Courses Admission Notification 2017

IIITM Kerala Post Graduate Admissions 2017-18

IIITM Kerala Postgraduate Courses Admission Notification 2017 has been announced. Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala (IITM-K) has invited applications for admission to the following PG courses of academic year 2017-18.

About the Institute

Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala (IIITM-K) is the academic arm of Dept. of Information Technology, Govt. of Kerala
It was established as an autonomous postgraduate Institute in 2000 and offers Masters, M.Phil and PhD programs in different areas related to Information Technology

Courses Offered

IIITM-K offers various Masters Programs in Computer Science and Allied fields with the idea of providing a unique opportunity to develop leading-edge in-depth knowledge of specific computer science disciplines

Institute offers M.Sc. in Computer Science in four different specializations:

M.Sc. in Computer Science with Specialization in

a) Cyber Security (40 seats)

b) Machine Intelligence (30 seats)

c) Data Analytics (30 seats)

d) Geospatial Data Analytics (30 seats)

M.Phil. in Eco-informatics

M.Phil. in Computer Science

Post Graduate Diploma in e-Governance

Eligibility Criteria

For all Masterís Programme, minimum score of 60% marks or above or CGPA of 6.5 or above in 10 points scale in final exams are required)

M.Sc. in Information Technology: B.Tech/B.E in any branch of Engineering/Technology or MCA or B.Sc. with Mathematics as a subject of study

M.Sc. Computational Sciences: B.Tech/B.E in any branch of Engineering or Technology/B.Sc. with Mathematics as a subject of study

M.Sc. in Geographic Information System: B.Tech/B.E in any branch of Engineering or Technology /B.Sc. with Mathematics/Geology/Geography as subjects of study

M.Sc. in Computer Science & Information Security: Bachelor's degree in any branch of Engineering/Technology or Bachelorís degree in any branch of sciences

M.Phil. in Ecological Informatics: M.Sc. in Natural/Physical Sciences

M.Phil. in Computer Science: M.Sc./MCA/M. Tech in Computer Science/IT Technology / Electronics/Computational Sciences/Geo-informatics or equivalent having minimum of three papers in CS/IT

Post Graduate Diploma in E-Governance: Bachelor degree in any discipline with computer proficiency. Preference will be given to B. Tech/MBA/MCA degree holders

Selection Procedure

Admission to MSc programs will be based on IIITM-K Common Admission Test (ITCAT) / valid GATE score. The test comprises questions on General Knowledge, General Science, Mathematics, English and Reasoning and Fundamentals of Computer

M.Phil. admission will be based on IIITM-K Research Aptitude Test (ITRAT)/valid GATE or NET score

All the Candidates seeking admission to the various programs of IIITM-K have to apply online. The online application portal will open in the first week of March 2017.  IIITM-K programs will be subject to the selected candidate fulfilling the prescribed eligibility criteria and completing all the formalities of the admission process.

Note: All Master of Science courses are affiliated to Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) and Post Graduate Diploma courses to Directorate of Technical Education, Govt. of Kerala

Final year students can also apply for all the courses

Test Centres

Calicut, Cochin, Kottayam, Perinthalmanna, Thodupuzha, Pathanamthitta, Trivandrum, Kasargod, Palakkad, Chennai, Madurai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Guwahati, New Delhi & Patna (* Likely to change based on the number of applicants)


Govt. of India scholarships available for SC/ST students; Govt. of Kerala scholarships available for SC/ST students in PGDeG e-grantz scheme

How to Apply

Candidates have to apply on-line for the courses using the URL www.iiitmk.ac.in

Applicants have to apply online through the link www.iiitmk.ac.in and have to send the printout to "The Director, Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala (IIITM-K), NILA, Technopark Campus,
Karyavattom P.O, Thiruvananthapuram-695581", Kerala, attached with a Demand Draft for Rs.250/- (Rs.100/- for SC/ST Category), in favour of "Director, IIITM-K" payable at Trivandrum

NRI/Foreign National students are also required to submit the application through online for both the academic programs of the Institute of additional payment of US$ 100 or Rs.5250/- (non-refundable)

Important Dates

Online Registration starts First week of March 2017

Last Date for Online Registration & Fee Payment: 27th May 2017

Issue of Hall Ticket for Online Examination: 01st June 2017

Online Examination: 10th June 2017

Commencement of classes First week of July 2017

IIITM Kerala

Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management-Kerala (IIITM-K)
Technopark Campus, Trivandrum, (An autonomous institute Est. by the Govt. of Kerala), Tel.: 9744141350/0471, Email: [email protected], Website www.iiitmk.ac.in