IIT Patna M.Tech Admission 2018 - For M.Tech admissions in IIT Patna, the aspiring candidates have to apply through the admission portal of IIT Patna as well as separately through Common Offer Acceptance Portal (COAP) for accepting admission offers. It’s mandatory for candidates to apply through both the channels. Further, IIT Patna may invite the shortlisted candidates for interview/written test/counselling. IIT Patna M.Tech admissions 2018 will be conducted based on candidates’ performance in GATE. However, candidates passed B.Tech from IITs with 8 CGPA are eligible for direct admission to M.Tech programmes across IITs. Such students are not required to appear in GATE. Rest all candidates need to have taken GATE for IIT Patna M.Tech admission 2018. As GATE scores are valid for 3 years, so candidates can apply for M.Tech admissions at IIT Patna within that validity of GATE scores. The application form of IIT Patna M.Tech 2018 will tentatively open from the last week of March 2018 and will continue till Mid April 2018. IIT Patna M.Tech admission 2018 include details about eligibility criteria, application form, admission process, etc. Read below to know more.
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GATE 2018 will be conducted by IIT Guwahati on February 3 & 4 and 10 & 11, 2018 while the application form of GATE 2018 will begin from September 1, 2017. The entrance test – GATE 2018 will be held in online mode in 8 sessions for 23 papers, while the result for GATE 2018 will be announced on March 17, 2018.
IIT Patna M.Tech Admission Dates 2018
Application Form availability
Last week of March 2018
Third week of April 2018
GATE 2018 exam
February 3, 4, 10 and 11
GATE result 2018
March 17, 2018
IIT Patna M.Tech Admission Eligibility Criteria 2018
Candidates (except having B.Tech. degrees from IITs with a minimum CPI of 8.0) should have a valid GATE score.
General/OBC Category candidates much have secured 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale), while SC/ST categories candidates should have 55% marks (or a CGPA of 6.0 in 10 point scale) in the final qualifying exam.
Candidates yet to appear in the qualifying degree exam are also eligible to apply for M.Tech admissions provided they appear in all their qualifying degree exams and fulfill all requirements for their degrees the registration date of M.Tech programme at IIT Patna in July 2018.
IIT Patna M.Tech Admission Eligibility Criteria 2018 (Branch Specific)
Detailed Eligibility Criteria
Mathematics & Computing
Candidates must have passed MSc in Mathematics or B.Tech./B.E. degree in Electrical/ Electronic/ Computer Science/ Mechanical/ Civil/ IT/ Aerospace/ Instrumentation Engineering or Equivalent.
Candidates should have a valid GATE score in MA, EE, EC, CS, ME, CE, AE, IN.
Civil and Infrastructure Engineering
Candidates should have passed B.Tech/B.E. degree or equivalent in Civil, Infrastructure, Construction, Mechanical, Electrical Engineering
They should have a valid GATE score in CE, ME, EE.
Nanoscience & Technology
Candidates must have passed MSc/Equivalent in [Nanoscience, Chemistry (Pure/Applied), Physics, Applied Physics/Solid State Physics/ Engineering Physics/ Biophysics/ Polymer Science/ Material Science]
B.Tech./Equivalent degree in [Engineering Physics/Polymer Engineering/ Materials & Metallurgical/ Materials/ Mechanical/ Electronics & Communication/ Electrical Engineering]
Candidates must have a valid GATE score in CY, PH, MT, ME, EC, EE, XE (with Material Science or Polymer Science & Engineering)
Candidates must have passed B.Tech./B.E. degree in Computer Science/Information Technology.
Candidates should also have a valid GATE score in CS.
Candidates must have passed B.Tech./B.E. degree in Mechanical/ Production/ Aerospace/ Electrical/ Electronics & Communication/ Instrumentation Engineering or MSc in Electronics and Instrumentation.
Candidates must have a valid GATE score in ME, PI, AE, EE, EC, IN, PH, XE.
Communication System Engineering
Candidates must have passed a B.Tech./B.E. degree in Electrical Engineering/ Electronics & Communication.
Candidates must have a valid GATE score in EC.
Materials Science & Engineering
Candidates must have passed B.Tech./B.E. degree in Materials, Metallurgical & Materials, Chemical, Ceramics, Polymer/Rubber, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics or MSc/Equivalent in Physics, Applied Physics, Chemistry, Applied Chemistry.
Candidates should have a valid GATE score in MT, CH, ME, EE, EC, XE paper (with Materials Science or Polymer Science and Engineering or Solid Mechanics or Thermodynamics).
Candidates should have passed B.Tech./B.E. in Aerospace, Aeronautical, Automobile, Production, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering
They should have a valid GATE score in AE, ME and PI.
IIT Patna M.Tech Application Form 2018
IIT Patna M.Tech Application Procedure 2018 includes the following stages,
Stage 1 - Registration
Stage 2 – Filling the Application Form
Stage 3 - Application Fee Payment
Stage 4 – Application Submission
Stage 1 – Registration
Candidates need to sign up for registration. Further, they need to log in using the user ID, password and email ID.
Stage 2 – Filling the Application Form
Candidates must fill/enter the following information,
Date of birth
Select Engineering Programme
Qualifying degree and discipline
Year of completing the degree
Note: Cross-check all entered in the application form. Edit or change the particulars if need be.
Stage 3 - Application Fee Payment
General category/OBC/OBC-NCL candidates have to pay Rs. 300, while other reserved category candidates and female candidates have to pay Rs. 150 as application fee.
Fee can be paid online through net banking/Credit/Debit Card.
Stage 4 - Final Application Submission
Candidates must submit the complete IIT Patna M.Tech 2018 application form online and download the generated copy after submission. Take a printout of this and sign it.
Candidates need to get the copies of the following documents, self-attested testimonials and fee payment receipt along with the printed application form. All the documents should be placed in an envelope superscribed with Application Form for M.Tech. admission in “Name of the specialisation” and sent to -
Indian Institute of Technology Patna (IIT Patna),
Patliputra Colony, Patna – 800 013, Bihar
Documents to be sent to IIT Patna along with the application form
All documents should not exceed 500 KB in size.
Scanned Photograph (Passport size) and signature of the candidate.
Scanned copy of (class 10th)certificate or date of birth certificate
Gate Score document
Qualifying degree and marksheet
Caste Certificate (If applicable)
PwD Certificate (If applicable)
Selection Process for IIT Patna M.Tech admissions
Qualifying/shortlisted candidates may be called for interview/written test or counselling.
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The article has been written on the basis of last year’s official notifications. For this year, there may be some changes. Thus, we will update it once the official notification for this year comes.
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