How is an M.Tech in machine design in IIT Bhubaneswar?

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Sahil Sachdeva Oct 20, 2020

IIT Bhubaneswar is ranked 11th among the IITs and 12th in engineering by India Today 2020. The M.Tech in Machine Design at IIT Bhubaneswar accepts students based on the scores of their GATE examination. There are 20 seats for Machine Design at IIT Bhubaneswar. The annual tuition fee for this course is 60,000 approximately.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates must register through the official website of COAP.

  • Students need 600 points in their GATE exam to be eligible for a seat in IIT Bhubaneswar. For Machine Design the required cutoff in 2019 was 605 (General).

  • Students need to go through a written test and personal interview in order to be selected.

  • Students need a 6.5 CGPA and 50% score in their B.Tech degree.

Course Details:

  • The Mechanical Design branch has four core courses, six elective courses, and three labs in two semesters combined.

  • Some of the core courses are Vibrations, Advanced Solid Mechanics, Control Theory and Applied Elasticity.

  • The course includes thesis work and provision for "Research Review Paper" to focus on students' aptitudes.


  • IIT Bhubaneswar offers 100% placement opportunities.

  • The average salary offered is 8LPA, the highest is 12 LPA, and the lowest is 6 LPA.

  • The companies that come to recruit are IOCL, ISRO, DRDO, Wipro, LNTC, Google, Microsoft, IBM, Accenture, TCS, Infosys, Siemens, Walmart, and, FIITJEE.

IIT Bhubaneswar has a pretty decent infrastructure for a relatively new institution. It has all the necessities for students. It has top-notch laboratories, classrooms, and Wi-Fi facilities, medical and sports facilities. The course curriculum focuses on building a strong foundation of the subjects and faculties are efficient and help students with their academics.