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IIT Patna MTech Admission 2018 – dates, eligibility, application


Institute of Technology (IIT), Patna announces M.Tech. Admissions 2018

IIT Patna MTech Admission 2018 Notification- Institute of Technology (IIT), Patna invites applications for admission to the Master of Technology (M.Tech) Programs starting in July 2018


The Programs are of two years duration. The details of the programs offered by Schools/Departments and specializations are as follows:


Name of the Schools/Departments/Specializations:

  • School of Engineering & Technology (Dept of Mechanical Eng. jointly with Dept of Electrical Eng) - Specialization: Mechatronics
  • School of Basic Sciences (Dept of Mathematics) jointly with School of Engg& Technology (Dept of Computer Science &Eng) - Specialization: Mathematics and Computing
  • School of Basic Sciences (Dept of Physics jointly with Dept. of Chemistry) - Specialization: Nanoscience and Technology
  • School of Engineering & Technology (Dept. of Computer Science &Engg) - Specialization: Computer Science & Engineering
  • School of Engineering & Technology (Dept of Electrical Engg) - Specialization: Communication System Engineering
  • School of Engineering & Technology (Dept of Mechanical Engg) - Specialization: Mechanical Engineering
  • School of Engg& Technology (Dept of Civil & Environmental Engg) - Specialization: Civil and Infrastructure Engineering
  • School of Engg& Technology (Dept. of Materials Science &Engg) - Specialization: Materials Science & Engineering -Categories of M. Tech Students

 

Important Dates

Start Date of Online Application Form: 09th March 2018 onwards

Closing Date of Online Application Form: 05th April 2018

Last Date for receipt of completed Application Forms by IIT Patna: 12th April 2018

Categories of M.Tech Students

  • M. Tech (Regular) Full -Time: These are students who work full-time for their M.Tech degrees and receive assistantships from the Institute or fellowship from any other recognised funding agency
  • M. Tech (Sponsored) Full-Time: A candidate in this category is sponsored by a recognised R&D organisation, academic institution, governmental organisation or industry for doing M. Tech in the Institute on a full-time basis

 

Also See : Admission Notification

 

Eligibility Criteria

  • The Program is open to candidates of all categories with Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering / Technology / M Sc or equivalent professional degrees (AMIE, etc.) and having a valid GATE score. Note: All regular category candidates (except those having B.Tech. degrees from an IIT with a minimum CPI of 8.0) must possess a valid score of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)
  • Candidates seeking admission to M.Tech. Program of the Institute shall have to possess a minimum of 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale) for General/OBC categories and 55% marks (or a CGPA of 6.0 in 10 point scale) for SC/ST categories in the final qualifying exam
  • All selected candidates have to produce the certificate with regard to the marks secured in the final qualifying examby 31st Oct. 2018

 

GATE SCORES

  • M.Tech in Mechatronics: B.Tech/B.E degree in Mechanical/Production /Aerospace/ Electrical/ Electronics & Communication/ Instrumentation Engineering or M.Sc in Electronics and Instrumentation and valid GATE score in ME, PI, AE, EE, EC, IN, PH, XE
  • M.Tech in Mathematics & Computing:M.Sc in Mathematics or B.Tech/B.E degree in Electrical/ Electronic/ Computer Science/ Mechanical/ Civil/ IT/ Aerospace/ Instrumentation Engineering or Equivalent and a valid GATE score in MA, EE, EC,CS, ME, CE, AE, IN
  • M.Tech in Nano-science & Technology:M.Sc/Equivalent in (Nanoscience, Chemistry (Pure/ Applied), Physics, Applied Physics/ Solid State Physics/ Engineering Physics/ Biophysics/ Polymer Science/ Material Science] or B.Tech/Equivalent degree in [Engineering Physics/ Polymer Engineering/ Materials & Metallurgical/Materials/Mechanical/Electronics/Electrical Engineering] and a valid GATE score in CY, PH, MT, ME, EC, EE, XE (with Material Science or Polymer Science & Engineering)
  • M.Tech. in Computer Science &Eng :B.Tech/B.E degree in Computer Science/Information Technology and a valid GATE score in CS
  • M.Tech in Communication System Engg :B.Tech/B.E degree in Electrical Engineering/Electronics & Communication and a valid GATE score in EC
  • M.Tech in Mechanical Engg: B.Tech/B.E in Aerospace, Aeronautical, Automobile, Production, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering and a valid GATE score in AE, ME and PI
  • M.Tech in Civil & Infrastructure Engg: B.Tech/B.E degree or equivalent in Civil, Infrastructure, Construction, Mechanical, Electrical Engineering with valid GATE score in CE, ME, EE
  • M.Tech. in Materials Science & Engg: B.Tech/B.E degree in Materials, Metallurgical & Materials, Chemical, Ceramics, Polymer/Rubber, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics or M.Sc/Equivalent   in Physics, Applied Physics, Chemistry, Applied Chemistry and valid GATE score in paper MT, CH, ME, EE, EC, XE (with Materials Science or Polymer Science and Engineering or Solid Mechanics or Thermodynamics)

 

Reservation of Seats

  • Reservation of Seats for SC, ST, OBC (Non-creamy layer) and PD categories: As per Govt. of India rules
  • OBC (including OBC Minorities) (Non-creamy layer) candidates will have to enclose certificate and self-declaration statement as per prescribed format in annexure I, II and III (as applicable) available with the Application form

Additional Conditions for candidates still to appear in Qualifying Exams:

  • Candidates still to appear in their qualifying degree exams may also apply, provided they appear in all their qualifying degree exams and complete all requirements for their degrees before date of registration to M.Tech Programat IIT Patna in July 2018

 

Selection Procedure

  • Selection is based on performance in GATE and Personal Interview of shortlisted candidates
  • Marks obtained in GATE and in personal interview will have 70% and 30% weightage respectively
  • Personal interview will be held to test the skills in basic science, engineering, and relevant areas. Personal interviews will be conducted at IIT Patna.

Sponsored Candidates

  • An applicant employed in an industry or any other recognized organisation/institution with at least two years of experience is eligible for admission to the M.Tech programs provided the applicant is sponsored by the employer
  • Applicant should have scored at least 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale) for General/OBC categories and 55% marks (or a CGPA of 6.0 in 10 point scale) for SC/ST Categories in the qualifying degree exam
  • For sponsored applicants GATE score is not mandatory and they are not eligible for assistantship
  • Selection of these candidates is based on performance in Written Test and Personal Interview of shortlisted candidates

Financial Support

  • (For regular students who are Indian nationals)
  • Assistantships are provided to regular students (Indian nationals) at the rate of Rs.12400/- per month, with valid and qualifying GATE score above the prescribed cut off level for M. Tech Program; GATE score requirement is exempted for students with Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) with minimum CPI of 8.0
  • Assistantships from external funding organizations will be available as per terms and conditions of the concerned funding organizations

 

Application Procedure

  • Candidates are requested to use the following link to fill and submit application form online
  • Link - http://academic.iitp.ac.inforJuly 2018 admission, the online link will remain active till,05th April 2018
  • Please login and fill up all the parts of the application form. Follow the instructions given in the document “Instructions to Candidates”. At the end a final PDF will be generated. You can download it from your registered email address or from your application page.
  • Application Fee of Rs.300/- (for Gen/OBC candidates) and Rs.150/- (for ST/SC/PD/Female candidates) must be submitted through online module
  • A copy of payment e-receipt should be sent through the application form. Candidates are requested to use the following link to submit application fee online or through challan
  • Link: https://www.onlinesbi.com/prelogin/icollecthome.htm?corpID=595859
  • You are requested to send final submitted application generated online duly signed along with copies of mark sheets/certificates and other testimonials (both sides)
  • Completed application enclosed with the payment details (e-receipt) for application fee and attested copies of mark sheets/certificates and with other necessary enclosures (if applicable) should be sent to the "The Assistant Registrar (Academics), Indian Institute of Technology Patna, Bihta, Kanpa Road, District-Patna, Bihar-801106"
  • Please note that your application must be complete in all respects, along with all documents, including e-Receipt of payment

 

IIT Patna

Email: iitpatnaoff@iitp.ac.in, Website www.iitp.ac.in