B.Tech + M.Tech in Intelligent Systems Engineering is an integrated 5- year course in Intelligent Systems offering both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in the course. Candidates having successfully completed 10+2 qualification in the science stream are eligible to apply for this course. This course has been recently added to the field of engineering. Admission to the course is based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance examination conducted by the concerned university. The average annual fee charged in India for this course ranges around INR 1,00,650.
Successful postgraduates of the course are offered employment in various sectors including the service industries such as intelligent solutions, intelligent communications systems industries, transport industries etc. They are hired in capacities such as Computer and Information Research Scientist, Postsecondary Engineering Teacher, Medical Scientist, Bioengineer, and Environmental Engineer, among others.
Average annual salary offered to such postgraduates in India ranges around INR 300,000.
Intelligent Systems use state-of-the-art information technology to improve, automate, and optimize the physical and social infrastructure of cities.
Listed below are some of the major highlights of the course.
|Name of the course||B. Tech + M. Tech in Intelligence Systems Engineering|
|Stream||Intelligent Systems Engineering|
|Average Course Fee||INR 1,00,650/ annum|
|Sectors of Employments||Intelligent Systems Industries|
|Average Entry Level Salary||INR 300,000/ annum|
|Top Entrance Exams||IITJEE|
The integrated course of B. Tech and M. Tech in Intelligent Systems trains candidates with the requisite skills for engineering small-scale, networked mobile technology, with focus on small-scale mobile technologies from designing tiny devices that detect impending seizures to realizing the promise of a hyper-networked Internet of Things.
Candidates having keen interest in the development and programming of intelligent systems should opt for this course. Ideal candidates would be able to cooperate with the other team members of the project, have the ability to solve problems and carry out various tasks efficiently.
This specialty course is offered at only one institute in the country whose location and fees is mentioned here.
|Institute/University||State||Average Annual Fee|
|Indian Institute of Technology||Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh||INR 1,00,650|
Candidates applying for the course need to have completed 10+2 or equivalent qualification with a minimum aggregate score of 60% with Physics, Chemistry and Math as main subjects. Additionally, the candidates are also needed to qualify the relevant entrance examination conducted by the university.
The entrance examination conducted for admission to the course is IITJEE Mains.
JEE Main is an All- India common engineering entrance examination of the objective type with equal weightage given to Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics.
Major details of the entrance exam are tabulated here.
|Exam Name||Indian Institute of Technology Joint Entrance Exam (IITJEE)|
|Exam Type||UG Entrance Exam|
|Conducting Authority||Indian Institute of Technology|
|Mode of Exam||Online, Offline|
|Number of Questions||90|
Direct admissions are not offered to the course through management quota, since the course is only offered at one central government college.
There is no provision for lateral entry to this integrated course since colleges run by central government do not admission through this mode.
The course lasts for 4 years and consists of 10 semesters and an examination is held at the end of each semester.
The course is not offered in the distance learning mode in the country.
The Intelligent Systems industries mainly focus on providing communication and transport solutions. They are usually involved in the design and integration of freeway traffic management and tolling systems. Intelligent Systems have broadened their expertise to include an in-depth understanding of a broad range of communication technologies and hardware tools.
Listed below are some organizations that hire successful postgraduates of the discipline:
Listed here are some of the popular job positions offered to successful postgraduates of the discipline with the corresponding job descriptions and salaries offered.
|Job Position||Job Description||Average Annual Salary|
|Systems Engineer||A Systems Engineer’s job requires a combination of abilities, including system design and analysis as well as communication, mathematical and business skills. Their job is to implement new systems, correct software errors in existing systems and improve performance through hardware upgrades.||INR 3,48,500|
|Project Engineer||A Project Engineer's responsibilities include schedule preparation, pre-planning and resource forecasting for engineering and other technical activities related, to the project.||INR 3,41,900|
|Maintenance Engineer||A Maintenance Engineer checks, repairs and services machinery, equipment, and systems. They also ensure that industrial machinery and equipment runs smoothly and reliably.||INR 3,09,500|
Enrolled students are required to propose and implement a project by the end of the eighth semester and submit a thesis during the ninth and tenth semesters in order to complete the course. Projects are to be implemented in groups. Candidates are also given a set of electives to choose from during the seventh and eighth semester, these electives give a proper direction in terms of specialization (at the M. Tech part of the course).
A semester- wise breakup of the course’s syllabus is given below.
Advanced Artificial Intelligence
Cognitive Sciences and Natural Intelligence
Architecture of Intelligent Systems
System Design and Integration
Machine Vision and Processing
Project and Dissertation Work