M.Tech Admission 2018 at IIT Gandhinagar | Master of Technology
IIT Gandhinagar M.Tech Admission 2018: IIT Gandhinagar has invited applications for admission to M.Tech Programs in Biological Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth System Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering for 2018-19 sessions.
32-48 credits of coursework (the equivalent of 8-12 courses)
A typical course of 3 lectures per week is assigned 4 credits
Coursework would comprise
- Humanities, Social Sciences and Management Courses – minimum 6 credits
- General Institute Courses – minimum 6 credits
- Basic Engineering Courses – minimum 6 credits
- Departmental Core and Elective Courses – the balance of the required credits.
- Normally spread over first 3 semesters
IIT Gandhinagar M.Tech Program Disciplines
Biological Engineering (Research Areas): Biological Sciences [Molecular and Cell Biology, Biochemistry and Chemical Biology], Bioengineering [Biomedical Engineering, Rehabilitation technologies, Tissue Engineering], Biotechnology [Nanobiotechnology, Bioinformatics, Protein and DNA Technologies, Bioremediation]).
Chemical Engineering (Research Areas): Nanotechnology, Colloids and Interfaces, Chemical Reaction Engineering, Separation Processes, Polymers, Process Control).
Civil Engineering (Research Areas): Structural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering and Water-Resources Engineering).
Computer Science & Engineering (Research Areas): Algorithms, Complexity theory, Machine learning, Data mining, Game theory, Mechanism design, Data science, Cryptography, Network security, Computer vision and graphics, and Computer architecture and systems).
Earth System Science (Research Areas): Geomorphology, Water and Environment, Near Earth Surface Processes, Remote Sensing and GIS,Earth System Modelling).
Electrical Engineering (Research Areas): Microelectronics, Signal Processing, Fiber Optics, Power Systems, Control Systems, Electrical Machines, VLSI Design, Biomedical Engineering).
Materials Science & Engineering (Research Areas): Metallurgy, Nanomaterials, Biomaterials)
Mechanical Engineering (Research Areas): Thermal Science and Engineering, Dynamics and Control, Solid Mechanics).
IIT Gandhinagar M.Tech Admission Dates 2018
The opening of Application Portal: March 17th 2018
Application Form Submission Deadline: April 10th 2018
The announcement of Shortlist: April 17th 2018
Written Test and/or Interviews: 08th to 13th May 2018
The announcement of Results: May 29th 2018
Discipline [Date of Written Test and/or Interview] (Tentative)
Biological Engineering: 08th & 09th May 2018
Chemical Engineering: 11th & 12th May 2018
Civil Engineering: 12th & 13th May 2018
Computer Science and Engineering: 08th & 09th May 2018
Earth System Science: May 11th 2018
Electrical Engineering: 12th & 13th May 2018
Materials Science and Engineering: 10th & 11th May 2018
Mechanical Engineering: 12th & 13th May 2018
IIT Gandhinagar M.Tech Eligibility Criteria
Minimum of 55% marks/5.5 (on a 10 point scale) in B.E. /B.Tech./M.Sc. or equivalent in appropriate branches (50% marks for SC /ST).
Applicants who have a valid GATE score (at the time of interview/written test) are eligible to apply for M.Tech. GATE is not required for application to M.Tech. on a part-time basis or for the PGDIIT program
B.Tech. graduates from the IITs with CGPA/CPI of 8.0 or above (on scale of 10) would be eligible to admission without having to appear in GATE
Applicants applying for the regular M.Tech. Program and who are sponsored by their employers do not require GATE score and can be considered as sponsored Applicants provided (a) Applicant has been in service for more than 2 years (b) employer grants 2 years of study leave and (c) employer undertakes to financially support the Applicant for the entire duration of 2 years
Eligibility criteria mentioned above is minimum and the disciplines may use higher cut-off levels for shortlisting. Applicants belonging to SC/ST/PD categories would be eligible for relaxations, as per norms, in the selection criteria.
IIT Gandhinagar M.Tech Selection Procedure
Admission is generally offered on the basis of a written test and interview.
The Institute will invite a limited number of Applicants for a written test and interview based on the academic records and/or GATE score.
Institute reserves the right to use its own judgment while determining the Applicant’s level of competency based on the available information.
Final selection will be based on all of above, viz., academic records, GATE score, written test and interview.
Institute may also exercise the option of offering admission to a few outstanding Applicants based on academic record and/or GATE, without calling them for written test and interview.
Written Test is generally based on the topics related to general aptitude (logical reasoning, analytical and numerical ability, etc.), engineering mathematics, and basic courses in various disciplines up to the 3rd year of the undergraduate program.
IIT Gandhinagar M.Tech Application Form 2018
All applications must be submitted online. On successful submission of the application form, a confirmation screen will appear with a link to download the submitted application form www.iitgn.ac.in.
If you are applying for more than one discipline, please submit a separate application for each discipline.
After successful submission of the application form, you will receive an application number and a link to download the application form. Please save the application form. You need to furnish hardcopy of the application form and self-attested copies of all the relevant documents at the time of interview. Incomplete applications will be rejected.
Application Fees – Rs.100/- (SC/ST/PD Category), Rs.200/- (Others).