IIT Roorkee M.Tech Admission Criteria and GATE Cutoff 2020

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    IIT Roorkee M.Tech Admission GATE 2020: Candidates are required to secure minimum cut off marks to get admissions in any M.Tech program offered by IIT Roorkee. The online application process is over and the result of counselling rounds 1 and 2 have been released at the official website.

    • List of Round 1 has been released on June 10 - 11, 2020. Candidates can check their names on the list. Check Here
    • Round 2 offers have been declared on June 17 - 18, 2020. Check Here
    • Those candidates who are waiting for the Round 3 offers can check the same on June 24 - 25, 2020.

    GATE Result has been declared by IIT Delhi on March 13, 2020 at GOAPS website. It is also mandatory for GATE qualified candidates to register at COAP for making the decision against admission offers. IIT Roorkee offers admission to 19 disciplines of M.Tech program. The decision taken by the candidates on COAP will be final, the further request for changes are not allowed.

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    IIT Roorkee Application Process

    IIT Roorkee M.Tech. Application Process

    Those candidates who qualify the selection criteria of IIT Roorkee can proceed for the application process. The application fee is INR 300 (INR 150 for PD/SC/ST Category). There is no application fee for foreign nationals. Online applications will be scrutinized, relevant documents checked/verified for their authenticity. Candidates may seek admission to more than one department. They should submit only 1 application form. 

    Payment Mode: The candidates can deposit the requisite application fee by using net banking or debit/credit card facilities.

    Note: They must write their Name, Department, Application number or GATE registration number and Email address on reverse side of the Demand Draft in pencil.

    Documents Required

    1. Photo of the candidate (jpg | maximum size – 500 kb)
    2. Signature of the candidate (jpg | maximum size – 500 kb)
    3. UG all semester mark sheet (pdf format | single pdf | maximum size – 5 mb)
    4. UG degree certificate mark sheet (pdf format | single pdf | maximum size – 5 mb)
    5. PG all semester mark sheet (pdf format | single pdf | maximum size – 5 mb)
    6. GATE scorecard (pdf format | maximum size – 5 mb)
    7. Maths 10+2 mark sheet (pdf format | maximum size – 5 mb)
    8. Category Certificate (pdf format | maximum size – 5 mb)
    9.  PWD Certificate (pdf format | maximum size – 5 mb)
    10. Sponsorship Certificate (pdf format | maximum size – 5 mb)

    Contact Details

    PG Admissions Office
    Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee,
    ROORKEE‐247 667 (Uttarakhand)
    Telephone: (01332) 284010, 285875

    IIT Roorkee Selection Procedure

    IIT Roorkee Selection Procedure

    For M.Tech. admissions, IIT Roorkee has a certain selection procedure. IIT Roorkee offers admissions to candidates on the basis of GATE Score. Besides, there are interview and written tests according to the different courses which are mentioned below.

    Candidate’s statusBasis of Selection
    Regular candidates Gate qualifiedValid normalized GATE marks or Normalized GATE marks
    B. Tech Holders from IITs without GATE ScoreCGPA greater than or equal to 8
    Sponsored Candidates (Full Time/Part Time)Relevant experience Interview/Written Test

    The interview will be conducted by the respective departments in the IIT Roorkee campus. In case of sponsored candidates, the interview and written test will be conducted from June 2020 for all departments except for Computer Science and Engg. This table states the various selection criteria for different M. Tech. courses offered in IIT Roorkee

    CourseSelection Criteria
    Chemical engineeringOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    Biotechnology70% GATE normalized marks and 30% interview
    Electrical engineeringOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    earthquakeOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    electricalOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    E & CEOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    Computer scienceOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    HydrologyOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    Mech and Ind enggOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    Met. And Mat. EnggOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    Paper Technology70% GATE normalized marks and 30% written Test
    WRD & M70% GATE normalized marks and 30% written Test
    Chemistry70% GATE normalized marks and 30% written Test
    PhysicsOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    Nano TechnologyOnly Normalized GATE Marks
    Disaster management70% GATE normalized marks and 30% interview
    Transportation System70% GATE normalized marks and 30% interview
    Arch. Planning70% GATE normalized marks and 30% interview
    AHEC70% GATE normalized marks and 30% interview

    IIT Roorkee Seat Intake

    IIT Roorkee M.Tech Seat Intake

    The institute invites applications from the GATE qualified candidates. Registration for M.Tech program is over. Admissions will be made on the basis of either Normalized GATE Marks only or Normalized GATE Marks and Interview/Written Test.

    For sponsored candidates the admission will be made on the basis of Interview/Written Test and relevant experience.

    Candidates applied for GATE 2020 must check the tentative seat status (based on the seat intake of previous years) in IIT Roorkee of different specialization as given below:

    Academic ProgrammesNo. of Seats
    M.Tech. Alternate Hydro Energy Systems25
    M.Tech. Environmental Management of Rivers and Lakes15
    M.Tech. Computer Aided Process Plant Design28
    M.Tech. industrial Pollution Abatement28
    M.Tech. Environmental Engg.18
    M.Tech. Geomatics Engg.24
    M.Tech. Geotechnical Engg.24
    M.Tech. Hydraulic Engg.18
    M.Tech. Structural Engg36
    M.Tech. Transportation Engg.24
    M.Tech. Soil Dynamics18
    M.Tech. Structural Dynamics31
    M.Tech. Seismic Vulnerability and Risk Assessment15
    M.Tech. Electric Drives & Power Electronics23
    M.Tech. Instrumentation and Signal Processing23
    M.Tech. Power System Engg.23
    M.Tech. Systems and Control23
    M.Tech. Communication Systems18
    M.Tech. R.F. & Microwave Engg15
    M.Tech. Microelectronics and VLSI15
    M.Tech. Computer Science & Engg.54
    M.Tech. Hydrology15
    M.Tech. CAD, CAM & Robotics15
    M.Tech. Machine Design Engg.18
    M.Tech. Production & Industrial Systems Engg.18
    M.Tech. Thermal Engg.18
    M.Tech. Welding Engg.18
    M.Tech. Industrial Metallurgy18
    M.Tech. Materials Engg.18
    M.Tech. Pulp & Paper18
    M.Tech Packaging Technology20
    M.Tech. Irrigation Water Management3
    M.Tech. Water Resources Development12
    M.Tech. Advanced Methods of Chemical Analysis15
    M.Tech. Solid State Electronic Materials18
    M.Tech. Nanotechnology15
    M.Tech. Disaster Mitigation and Management15
    M.Tech. Infrastructure Systems15
    M.Tech. Bioprocess Engineering15

    IIT Roorkee Counselling Process

    IIT Roorkee M.Tech. Counselling

    The students will be shortlisted for GATE Counselling Process as per the Merit. The candidates have to download the Call Letter to appear for Interview/Written test/Counselling process. The steps to download IIT Roorkee Call Letter 2020 are given below:

    1. The first step is to visit the official website of IIT Roorkee
    2. After that, a candidate has to click on the Login Tab
    3. Login using Username and Password
    4. Then Click on Downloads Tab
    5. Download the Call Letter

    In case of any query, candidates can contact the Institute on Telephone numbers- 01332-285875 or 01332-284010. They can also email their queries at 

    Candidates can contact on below-mentioned phone numbers for hostel accommodation:

    Male Candidates:- Rajiv Bhawan- 1332-284484, 1332-285861

    Female Candidates:- Sarojini Bhawan- 1332-285863; Kasturba Bhawan- 1332-285829

    Declaration of Merit List

    The merit list is declared individually for the departments after the interview and written test which will be available on the official website. Once qualified, the candidates will have to attend the counselling and the deposit the applicable fees. The admission will stand provisional until all the required documents are submitted and accepted without any discrepancy.

    IIT Roorkee GATE Cutoff

    IIT Roorkee GATE Previous Year Cutoff

    Candidates are advised to check previous year GATE cutoff of IIT Roorkee to analyze the cut off trends. Cut off is mentioned in the table below:

    Gate 2019 Cutoff for IIT Roorkee

    Alternate Hydro Energy CentreAlternate Hydro Energy Systems767660584644
    Alternate Hydro Energy CentreEnv Management of Rivers & Lakes824705520420
    Architecture & PlanningArchitecture844785574566
    Architecture & PlanningUrban and Rural Planning651572685458
    BiotechnologyBio Process Engineering576650__
    Civil EngineeringEnvironmental Engineering656543497648
    Civil EngineeringGeomatics Engineering759682591_
    Civil EngineeringGeotehnical Engineering763686487630
    Civil EngineeringHydraulic Engineering734677685539
    Civil EngineeringStructural Engineering775764501617
    Civil EngineeringTransportation Engineering760750677624
    Chemical EngineeringChemical Engineering655472655387
    Computer Science & EngineeringComputer Science & Engineering844761896418
    Disaster Mitigation & ManagementDisaster Mitigation & Management704621583_
    Electronics and Communication EngineeringCommunication Systems744673529454
    Electronics and Communication EngineeringMicroelectronics & VLSI794697607423
    Electronics and Communication EngineeringR.F & Microwave Engineering736661513
    Electrical EngineeringElectric Drives & Power Electronics779714710630
    Electrical EngineeringInstrumentation & Signal Processing765699479493
    Electrical EngineeringPower System Engineering772736554475
    Electrical EngineeringSystem & Control761732462369
    Earthquake EngineeringSeismic Vulnerability & Risk Assess734636560
    Earthquake EngineeringSoil Dynamics714634448
    Earthquake EngineeringStructural Dynamics721669479522
    Mechanical and Industrial EngineeringCAD, CAM & Robotics748739645474
    Mechanical and Industrial EngineeringMachine Design Engineering772756545445
    Mechanical and Industrial EngineeringProduction & Industrial System Engg783744511364
    Mechanical and Industrial EngineeringThermal System Engineering764815514645
    Metallurgical and Materials EngineeringInsdustrial Metallurgy667620443_
    Metallurgical and Materials EngineeringMaterials Engineering704667__
    PhysicsSolid State Electronic Materials598519653
    Paper TechnologyPackaging Technology638574
    Paper TechnologyPulp & Paper Engineering570836_
    Transportation SystemsInfrastructure Systems742741493
    Water Resources DevlopmentIrrigation Water Management10001000712434
    Water Resources DevlopmentWater Resources Development786693693632

    GATE 2017 Cutoff for IIT Roorkee for Main Disciplines

    DepartmentFor Main GATE Disciplines
    Architecture & Planning47.5844.0632.0532.5550.74
    Chemical Engineering40.9642.9731.7131.3735.61
    Civil Engineering55.1149.7537.0636.9437.79
    Earthquake Engineering27.4927.4919.8620.826.81
    Electrical Engineering54.5649.5136.7937.99-
    Electronics & Comm. Engineering53.5448.5935.9536.7537.5
    Computer Science & Engineering56.3451.438.138.9437.81
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering72.4765.2748.7248.8254.14
    Metallurgical & Materials Engineering46.5942.7731.27__
    Paper Technology40.9643.6831.7131.37-
    WRD & M57.9352.3438.8438.8639.24
    Disaster Mitigation & Management27.4927.4919.7820.2720.28
    Transportation Systems50.4945.5634.2634.6135.32
    Biotechnology46.8842.9731.7138.41 -

    GATE 2017 Cutoff For Allied Disciplines

    DepartmentFor Allied GATE Disciplines
    Architecture & Planning64.9159.4846.27--
    Chemical Engineering31.8636.3836.14
    Civil Engineering54.4749.9236.837.45-
    Electrical Engineering71.3864.3447.9553.5-
    Metallurgical & Materials Engg65.1958.8143.6945.0147.3
    Paper Technology3435.0927.8425.76-
    Transportation Systems63.6157.3643.1743.6160.46

    GATE 2016 Cutoff for IIT Roorkee for Main Disciplines

    Architecture & Planning56.3951.137.8938.8443.61
    Chemical Engineering40.1636.5427.3129.7230.52
    Civil Engineering43.6439.5429.4629.8330.22
    Earthquake Engineering28.6127.4819.4919.221.68
    Electrical Engineering5852.2339.0240.260
    Electronics & Comm. Engg.28.9926.2119.5923.120.46
    Computer Science & Engg.57.2351.6238.5139.3422
    Mechanical & Industrial Engg65.1358.8643.8343.8344.71
    Metallurgical & Materials Engg57 0852.0538.3641.145.21
    Paper Technology40.1636.5430.1229.7236.95
    Disaster Mitigation & Management28.6127 9220.2721.4521 68
    Transportation Systems28.6128.6819.49021.83
    Biotechnology36.2338.8626 5130.58


    GATE 2016 Cutoff for IIT Roorkee for Allied Disciplines

    Allied disciplines offered at IIT Roorkee are the tributary streams of Main disciplines. There are in total 12 allied discipline available for PG Admission through GATE. The lowest cutoff to admit into an allied discipline is around 20.

    Architecture & Planning59.4953.5940.5600
    Chemical Engineering30.4937.12---
    Civil Engineering29.1126.6221.3125.1729.11
    Electrical Engineering59.7853.9440.1641.3440.16
    Metallurgical & Materials Engg31.4328.3221.1422 2525.17
    Paper Technology32.1730.6526.1525.6434.2
    Transportation Systems28.9927.0319.6922.1726.21

    GATE 2016 Cutoff for IIT Roorkee (Rank Wise)

    Computer Science and Engineering66527619217
    Electronics and Communication Engineering1318635416276
    Electrical Engineering1736667430245
    Mechanical Engineering1925671377219
    Civil Engineering32931246653200
    Production & Instrumentation Engineering399016641136476
    Chemical Engineering34241513926509
    Metallurgical Engineering527424301337760
    Process Engineering & MBA666528711566891
    Geological Technology616229161650312

    Other IITs Admission Process & GATE Cutoff

    The Candidates who have applied for GATE 2020 can go through the following table to check GATE cutoff for various IIT institutes.

    IIT KanpurClick Here
    IIT GuwahatiClick Here
    IIT BombayClick Here
    IIT KharagpurClick Here
    IIT GandhinagarClick Here
    IIT BHU Click Here
    IIT JodhpurClick Here
    IIT HyderabadClick Here
    IIT PatnaClick Here
    IIT MandiClick Here
    IISC BangaloreClick Here

    The selection will be based on GATE Cut off. If you have not applied for counselling process at the COAP portal then you will not be able to receive any admission offer from IITs.  




    my gate socre is 428 nd am belong to SC. any chance for IIT Rorkee?

    11 Jun, 2018 13:22
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Surmesh, You will get the information through this link for the Cut off for GATE 2018.

    11 Jun, 2018 14:51
    neha sharma

    Is this cutoff till final round?

    01 Jun, 2018 20:37
    Garima Bansal

    Hi Neha, Yes This cutoff is till final round

    07 Jun, 2018 18:05

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