Applications are invited by IIT Patna for admission into the Master of Technology (M.Tech.) programmes starting in July 2014. The programmes are of two years duration.
Eligibility Criteria: The programme is open to candidates of all categories with Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering / Technology / M Sc or equivalent professional degrees (AMIE, etc.) and having a valid GATE score. Note: All regular category candidates (except those having B.Tech. degrees from an IIT with a minimum CPI of 8.0) must possess a valid score of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE). Candidates seeking admission to M.Tech. Programme of the Institute shall have to possess a minimum of 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale) for General/OBC categories and 55% marks (or a CGPA of 6.0 in 10 point scale) for SC/ST categories in the final qualifying examination. All selected candidates have to produce the certificate with regard to the marks secured in the final qualifying examination by 31-10-2014. Reservation of Seats for SC, ST, OBC (including OBC Minorities) (Non-creamy layer) and PD categories: As per Govt. of India rules. OBC (including OBC Minorities) (Non-creamy layer) candidates will have to enclose certificate and self-declaration statement as per prescribed format in annexure I, II and III (as applicable) available with the Application form.
Selection Procedure: Selection is based on performance in GATE and Personal Interview of short-listed candidates. Marks obtained in GATE and in personal interview will have 70% and 30% weightage respectively. Personal interview will be held to test the skills in basic science, engineering, and relevant areas. Personal interviews will be conducted at IIT Patna.
Application Procedure: Candidates are requested to use the following link to fill and submit application form online.
For July 2014 admission, the online link will remain active till, 22-04-2014. Please login and fill up all the parts of the application form. Follow the instructions given in the document “Instructions to Candidates”. At the end a final PDF will be generated. You can download it from your registered email address or from your application page.
You are requested to send final submitted application generated online duly signed along with copies of mark sheets/certificates and other testimonials (both sides) and a Demand Draft for Rs. 300/- for General/OBC candidates and Rs. 150/- for SC/ST/PD and Female candidates drawn in any nationalized bank and payable at Patna in favour of IIT Patna and send to the Assistant Registrar(Academic), Indian Institute of Technology Patna, Patliputra Colony, Patna – 800 013, Bihar, so as to reach on or before 29-04-2014. Please mark on the top of the envelope, Application for M.Tech. admission in “ Name of the Specialisation ”.
Start Date of On-line Application Form: 01-04-2014 onwards
Closing Date of On-line Application Form: 22-04-2014
Last Date for receipt of completed Application Forms by IIT Patna is: 29-04-2014 (by post)
Tentative Date for written test (for sponsored candidates only) and/or personal interview: 19-05-2014 to 30-05-02014
Note: The above information is not the complete set of Rules & Regulations for the M.Tech. programmes at IIT Patna.
For any further information, please contact
Assistant Registrar (Academic)
Indian Institute of Technology Patna
Patliputra Colony, Patna – 800 013, Bihar
Phone: +91 (621) 2552103
Fax: +91 (612) 2277383
For more details, visit: http://www.iitp.ac.in/index.php/notice-board/1030-mtech-admission-july14.html