Last Updated: 17th March, 2019 IIT Madras M.Tech Admission 2019

IIT Madras M.Tech Admission 2019 | Complete details

IIT Madras MTech Admission 2019. Its four-semester M.Tech. Programmes in various Disciplines and Programmes by different departments of the institute are based on the credit system and provide a student with a wide choice of courses. Each Programme comprises many core and elective courses and project work. These Programmes, along with the number of seats available, are indicated below

M.Tech. Programmes in various departments

No. Department/ Degree/ Programme Discipline Code Code (for Choices) No. of seat #
1. Department of Aerospace Engineering – M.Tech. in Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering AE1 AE1Y 14
2. Department of Applied Mechanics – M.Tech. in the following programmes
Computational and Experimental Mechanics AM1 AM 1Y 11
Biomedical Engineering AM2 AM 2Y 7
3. Department of Biotechnology – M.Tech. in Bioprocess Engineering
Bioprocess Engineering BT1 BT1Y 11
4. Department of Civil Engineering – M.Tech. in Civil Engineering
Building Technology and Construction Management CE1 CE1Y 8
Environmental Engineering CE2 CE2Y 8
Geotechnical Engineering CE3 CE3Y 8
Hydraulic and Water Resources Engineering CE4 CE4Y 7
Structural Engineering CE5 CE5Y 13
Transportation Engineering CE6 CE6Y 8
5. Department of Chemical Engineering – M.Tech. in Chemical Engineering
Chemical Engineering CH1 CH1Y 28
6. Department of Computer Science and Engineering – M.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering CS1 CS 1Y 58
7. Department of Electrical Engineering – M .Tech. in Electrical Engineering
Communication and Signal Processing EE1 EE1Y 19
Power Systems and Power Electronics EE2 EE2Y 12
Microelectronics and VLSI Design EE3 EE3Y 10
Control and Instrumentation EE4 EE4Y 9
Microelectronics and Photonics EE5 EE5Y 8
Integrated Circuits and Systems EE6 EE6Y 11
8. Department of Mathematics – M.Tech. in Industrial Mathematics and Scientific Computing
Industrial Mathematics and Scientific Computing MA1 MA1Y 22
9. Department of Mechanical Engineering – M.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering
Thermal Engineering ME1 M E1Y 38
Mechanical Design ME2 M E2Y 21
Manufacturing Engineering ME3 M E3Y 20
10. Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering – M.Tech. in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering MM1 MM 1Y 22
11. Department of Ocean Engineering – M.Tech. in Ocean Engineering
Ocean Engineering OE1 OE1Y 15
Ocean Technology* OE2* OE2Y 10
12. Department of Physics – M.Tech. in Functional Materials and Nanotechnology
Functional Materials and Nanotechnology PH1 PH1Y 12
Interdisciplinary M.Tech. Programmes
13. M.Tech. in Catalysis Technology (Coordinating Dept. – Chemical Engineering) CA1 CA1Y 6
14. M.Tech. in Clinical Engineering (Coordinating Dept. – Biotechnology) CL1 CL1Y 16
15. M.Tech. in Petroleum Engineering (Coordinating Dept. – Ocean Engineering) PE1 PE1Y 13

Y – With Half-Time Teaching Assistantship (HTTA)
N – Without Half-Time Teaching Assistantship (N-HTTA)
# The number of seats is subject to change.
* Assistantship sponsored by NIOT


IIT Madras MTech Admission. Almost all students desirous of placement are placed in reputed organizations and industries after completing their courses of study.

Financial Assistance: IIT Madras MTech Admission 2019

Financial assistance in the form of Half-Time Teaching Assistantship (HTTA) at the rate of Rs.12,400/- p.m. (tenable for a maximum period of 24 months) will be awarded to Indian Nationals doing the M.Tech. Programmes, subject to Institute rules. HTTA students are required to assist the department for 8 hours of work per week related to academic activities of the department such as laboratory demonstration, tutorials, evaluation of assignments, test papers, seminars, research projects, etc.

Minimum Eligibility for IIT Madras MTech Admission 2019


Candidates qualified in GATE 2017, GATE 2018 or GATE 2019 and satisfying any one of the following:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture from educational Institutions approved by AICTE/ Government
  2. Master’s degree in Chemistry/ Life Sciences/ Mathematics/ Physics related subjects from educational Institutions approved by UGC/ Government
  3. Degrees obtained through Distance Education/ Correspondence Mode for the qualifying degree. The Departments will follow the suitability test/ interview procedure for screening in such cases.
  4. Candidates yet to appear or have appeared in the final examination for the qualifying degree and whose results are likely to be declared by July 15, 2019.

For Eligibility in different programme according to your qualification degree and Gate Paper refer Table 2 and Table 3 in Notification (link given below)


Candidates graduating/ graduated from IITs with B.Tech. Degree and having CGPA of 7.5 (on a scale of 10) and above for SC/ ST and 8.0 (on a scale of 10) and above for others can apply without GATE Score. These applications will be reviewed by the respective Department(s).


Application Fees forIIT Madras MTech Admission 2019

Application fee (per application): Rs.200 /- for SC/ ST/ PWD/Female Candidates and Rs.400/- for others.

IIT Madras M.Tech Fees

Semester Fees

S.No. Details of Fees July-Nov 2018 (Rs.) Jan-May 2019 (Rs.) July-Nov 2019 (Rs.) Jan-May 2020 (Rs.)
1 Tuition Fee+ 5000# 5000# 5000# 5000#
2 Examination Fee 300 300 300 300
3 Registration & Enrolment 300 300 300 300
4 Gymkhana 1250 1250 1250 1250
5 Medical Fee and Student Wellness Fee 700 700 700 700
6 Hostel Seat Rent* 5000 5000 5000** 5000**
7 Fan, Electricity & Water Charges* 750 750 750 750
8 Student wellness fees 100 100 100 100
9 Medical Insurance Premium (per annum)@ 1410 1410
Total-B 14810 13400 14810 13400

Hostel Fees & Mess Charges per Semester

S.No. Details of Fees July-Nov 2018 (Rs.) Jan-May 2019 (Rs.) July-Nov 2019 (Rs.) Jan-May 2020 (Rs.)
1 Hostel Admission Fee 250 250 250 250
2 Hostel Deposit(NS)(Refundable)* 3000
3 Advance Dining Charges 13530 13530 13530 13530
4 Establishment ‘A’ Charges*** 6000 6000 6000 6000
5 Establishment ‘B’ Charges 1500 1500 1500 1500
Total-D 24280 21280 21280 21280

Notes/ Exceptions

(NS) Non-Statutory Fees
+ SC/ST Students are exempted from payment of Tuition Fee.
# M.Tech. Sponsored candidates have to pay tuition Fee of Rs. 20,000/- additionally per semester.
* Only for Hostellers
** Subject to revision
*** Day Scholars also have to pay this amount.

Important Date for IIT Madras MTech Admission 2019

The opening of Website for ONLINE applications 06/03/2019
The closing of Website for ONLINE applications 10/04/2019
Suitability Test/ Interview for relevant candidates 27/04/2019
Date of Reporting for Admission 22/07/2019
The date for Additional Round of offers after the Admission Day(only if there are any unfilled seats) 23-24/07/2019
Orientation Programme, Photo Session and Workflow Enrolment 26/07/2019
Commencement of Classes 29/07/2019

Useful Links for IIT Madras MTech Admission 2019

Click Here for IIT Madras M.Tech 2019 Notification

Click Here to Apply online

Click Here for Official website

IIT GATE Cut off for M.Tech Admission

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One Response to IIT Madras M.Tech Admission 2019 | Complete Details

  1. Kapil Varne says:

    Isn’t there Ocean Engineering/Naval Architecture in civil engineering this year?

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