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Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)

  • STREAM

    ENGINEERING

  • DURATION

    2 YEARS

  • COURSE

    Electrical & Electronics

  • COURSE TYPE

    Post Graduation

Master of Technology in Electrical and Electronics Engineering is a post-graduate course which focuses on the different facets of the generation, storage and consumption of power and electricity.

A prerequisite for this course, is a graduation degree in the same discipline. It has a duration of two years. The tuition fees in government-aided institutions are between 80,000 INR-2,00,000 INR while that in private institutions is between 2,50,000 INR-4,00,000 INR.

There are plenty of job profiles for a person with this M.Tech degree, one can work inelectromedical, navigational, electronic component manufacturing among many others. The beginning salary in varying job profiles can be between 3,50,000 INR-6,00,000 INR per anum.

About the course

In today’s highly dynamic and fast-paced world, Electrical and Electronics engineering course has been rapidly growing and has emerged as one of the most sought after courses.

It is a highly specialised course offered to people who wish to explore and understand in more depth the nature of power. It focuses on power-both large and small amounts of power.

Who should go for M.TECH Electrical and Electronics Engineering

As this field involves an analysis of existing systems as well as research, creation and development of new products and systems for manufacturing industries, new technologies, therefore anyone with an interest in research and a passion for designing new products, technologies should opt for it.

 It can also be chosen by people wishing to work for environment and sustainable development by developing cleaner, renewable sources of power generation, telecommunications, nanotechnology among others.

Academic Options after the course

After finishing one’s M.tech in this discipline, one can opt for Ph.D. in the same from many universities with some of them being Delhi Technological University, Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani, IIT Madras etc.

Duartion

This post-graduate course of Masters in Technology in Electrical and Electronics Engineering is a full-time program of two years spread over four semesters. However, for certain categories like Research Assistants, there is a provision of the degree being completed in three years.

Top Institutes

Of the numerous colleges offering this course, below mentioned are the top ranked in the country-

                   NAME OF INSTITUTE

CITY

Indian Institute of Technology

Kharagpur

Indian Institute of Technology

Delhi

Indian Institute of Technology

Kanpur

Indian Institute of Technology

Chennai

Indian Institute of Technology

Mumbai

Indian Institute of Technology

Roorkee

Birla Institute of Technology and Science

Pilani

Indian Institute of Technology

Guwahati

Vellore Institute of Technology

Vellore

Eligibility Of the Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)

To be eligible for this course, one has to have an undergraduate engineering degree B.E./B.Tech in the same discipline. In most of the engineering colleges in India, one has to qualify the GATE exam for taking admission in M.Tech programs.

Apart from that there are minimum required percetage criteria in qualifying exam i.e. graduation. This is minimum 50% and it may differ from college to college. 

How to Get Admission in Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)

The admission process for the course begins with the application forms of different institutions beginning coming out in February going on till July, different institutions having different dates as their last date of submission for the application forms.

Direct Admission

 Many colleges offer direct admission in the post-graduate courses through direct admission provided the applicant meets the cut-off percentage criteria like Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College offers direct admission to it’s M.Tech course in this field if one has an undergraduate degree in Electrical, Electrical and Electronics or any other related field of engineering with a minimum of 60% aggregate in marks.

Entrance Exam

Many colleges have their own entrance exams to secure an admission in the same. GATE, one of the most competitive exams in the country is conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and the Indian Institute of Technology institutions and has to be qualified to secure an admission in them.Many colleges also offer a stipend to students who have cleared GATE.

There is another entrance exam for taking admission in M.Tech courses which is TANCET, conducted for colleges in Tamil Nadu only.