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START DATE - END DATE
24th Mar, 2018 - 24th Apr, 2018
IIT Patna (Indian Institute of Technology, Patna) is an autonomous institute that offers courses in science, engineering and technology. It is located in Patna, India.
IIT Patna is the part of National Knowledge Network (NKN) which provides an excellent networking for all the knowledge related institutions in India. The goal to integrate seamlessly all of the scientific community of India.
The institute offers admission to under graduate, post graduate, and doctoral courses in Engineering and Technology.
It offers M.Tech (Master of Technology) program in various specialization. It is a full time post graduate program. The duration of the program is two years.
The registration for admission to M.Tech program is done in online mode in the month of March. Students who wish to apply are required to submit their applications on the official website of the IIT Patna. The last date of application form submission is April 17, 2017.
The selection is done on the basis of GATE score and Personal Interview. Shortlisted candidates on the basis of GATE score and interview round will get admission to M.Tech program in IIT Patna.
24th Mar, 2018 - 24th Apr, 2018
|Registration||30th Mar - 24th Apr , 2018|
To seek admission to M.Tech program, students have to qualify the complete eligibility criteria mentioned below:
The table given below represents the stream wise eligibility.
|Program Name||Eligibility Criteria|
|M.Tech in Mathematics and Computing||Candidates should have M.Sc. degree in Mathematics or B.Tech./B.E. degree in Electrical/ Electronic/ Computer Science/ Mechanical/ Civil/ IT/ Aerospace/ Instrumentation Engineering or Equivalent.|
|M.Tech in Nano Science and Technology||Candidates having M.Sc. degree in [Nanoscience, Chemistry (Pure/Applied), Physics, Applied Physics/Solid State Physics/ Engineering Physics/ Biophysics/ Polymer Science/ Material Science] OR B.Tech. degree in [Engineering Physics/ Polymer Engineering/ Materials & Metallurgical/ Materials/ Mechanical/ Electronics and Communication/ Electrical Engineering]|
|M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering||Candidates must have passed B.Tech. /B.E. degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology. Candidates must also have a valid GATE score in CS.|
|M.Tech in Communication System Engineering||Students should have B.Tech./ B.E. degree in Electrical Engineering/ Electronics and Communication.|
|M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering||Candidates must have passed B.Tech./ B.E. in Aerospace, Aeronautical, Automobile, Production, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering. They must have a valid GATE score in AE, ME and PI.|
|M.Tech in Civil and Infrastructure Engineering||Applicants having B.Tech/ B.E. degree or equivalent in Civil, Infrastructure, Construction, Mechanical, Electrical Engineering. They should have valid GATE score in CE, ME, EE.|
|M.Tech in Materials Science and Engineering||Candidates must have passed B.Tech./ B.E. degree in Materials, Metallurgical & Materials, Chemical, Ceramics, Polymer/Rubber, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics or MSc in Physics, Applied Physics, Chemistry, Applied Chemistry. They must have a valid GATE score in paper MT, CH, ME, EE, EC, XE|
Candidates who wish to apply can submit their applications on institute’s website. The registration window closes on April 17 2017. Applications received after the due date will not be accepted.
The Assistant Registrar (Academics).
Indian Institute of Technology, Patna, Bihta, Kanpa Road
District – Patna Bihar PIN 801106
Steps to Apply Online:
List of required documents:
Candidates will be shortlisted for the M.Tech program on the basis of their GATE score. Then, there will be an Interview round conducted for final selection of the candidates.
GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) is a national level online test which is conducted for admission to M.Tech/ Ph.D. program in the field of engineering and technology. It is conducted by IITs on the rotational basis. The exam is held in two papers i.e. General Aptitude and Subject Specific.
GATE 2018 is scheduled for February 03, 04, 10 and 11, 2018. The paper is held in online mode. The question paper consists of 65 questions worth 100 marks. The duration of the exam is three hours.