IIIT Bangalore M.Tech. Admissions 2014
Admissions Announcement for 2014
IIITB announces admissions to the Integrated M.Tech. programme for the academic year 2014-15. You can apply online from January 16, 2014 onwards.
The M.Tech degree is intended to provide training for students who wish to work in the IT industry as practitioners. It is awarded upon successful completion of a 4-semester broad-based academic program in IT, going beyond, but incorporating essential elements of, traditional computer science. Apart from imparting technical knowledge, the program teaches managerial and other cognate skills that are essential for a successful career in today’s competitive IT industry. All students enrolled in the M.Tech program are residential, full-time students.
- Selection Procedure
- How to Apply
- Information Brochure
- Important Dates
The minimum qualification for admission to any of the post-graduate programmes at IIITB is a first-class four-year bachelor’s degree in engineering (i.e. B.E., B.Tech., or equivalent). First class degree holders in 3-year undergraduate programmes followed by MSc with first class in any of the physical sciences, or an MCA degree with first class, can also apply. Final-year students expecting to graduate by August 2014 may also apply. First class or equivalent is required in 10+ 2 (or equivalent) grade as well.
Admissions to the M.Tech. programme is on the basis of prior academic performance (at the higher secondary level and beyond) and performance in the GATE examination. “GATE scores (valid as of June 1, 2014) from the following disciplines will be considered for this purpose”.
- CS – Computer Science and IT
- EC – Electronics and Communication Engineering
- EE – Electrical Engineering
Foreign nationals (FNs) and non-resident Indians (NRIs) are welcome to apply for the M.Tech. programme with valid GRE and TOEFL scores. Only those students whose undergraduate education was in an Anglophone country (i.e. Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Singapore, UK, and the US) are exempt from TOEFL. Shortlisted FNs and NRIs applicants have to go through an online interview.
Working professionals applying for the M.Tech. programme must get leave for the duration of the M.Tech. programme. Such applicants have to submit a letter, during the admission, from a supervisor or other authorized representative of the employer stating that there is no objection to the applicant’s joining IIITB as a student. Working students will also need sponsorship from the employer, or obtain support from other sources to meet their costs, as scholarships and other financial support are not available to working students.
How to Apply
Please see the admissions brochure for detailed instructions.
Application Fee Rs. 1000/- This fee must be paid by all the applicants
The Institute has offered about 12 scholarships (out of the 150+ students admitted in 2013) to meritorious students joining the M.Tech programme. The institute expects to offer a similar number of industry-funded scholarships in 2014 as well. The scholarship amount covers almost all student expenses over the duration of their M. Tech. The selection for these scholarships is carried out by the industry representatives along with IIITB faculty.
You can download a FREE admissions brochure from http://www.iiitb.ac.in/ from January 13 onwards.
|Online application available||Jan 16, 2014|
|Last date for applying online||April 30, 2014|
|Selection and Joining|
|Notification of selection||May 8, 2014|
|Remittance of acceptance fee||As noted in offer letter|
|Remittance of balance fee (Term I, hostel, etc.)||July 11, 2014|
|Joining date for new batch||July 11, 2014|
|Classes begin||July 14, 2014|