IIT Madras M.Tech

If studying M.Tech is your priority then IIT Madras is definitely an envied destination. One of the seven reputed IITs in India, this institute has been phenomenal in grooming the students. Like other IITs, IIT Madras offers both bachelors and postgraduate programmes on number of subjects.

Experienced faculty, developed infrastructure and intensive courses make you skilled in any fields of M.Tech. Before you choose to get admission in this institute you need to know about the M.Tech programmes and other details.

IIT Madras M.Tech Programs

M.Tech programmes of IIT Madras are divided into four semesters offered in various disciplines and streams by different departments of the Institute. The following courses are common to M.Tech programmes.

  • Aerospace Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Computer Science & Engineering Electrical Engineering

  • Industrial Mathematics & Scientific Computing

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

  • Ocean Engineering

  • Solid State Technology

Eligibility Criteria for M.Tech at IIT Madras

To get admission in any of the M.Tech programmes, you need to qualify in the GATE with good score.

Either a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Technology or Architecture, or a Master’s degree in Mathematics, Physics, or Life Science is required.

If you have appeared in the final examination and waiting for your results you can also apply for the M.Tech courses.

1st class degree in your B.E/B.Tech is needed. The SC/ST candidates need to secure 55% marks.

If you are a sponsored candidate you need to have a professional experience of at least 2 years. Apart from that you must hold a B.E or B.Tech degree from a recognized university with an aggregate of 60% marks.

IIT Madras M.Tech Admission Procedure


    • To get admission to the M.Tech programme at IIT Madras you have to purchase or download the application form and submit it with the photocopies of your documents.
  • While submitting the filled-in application form, you have to pay the application fee of Rs.300 (SC/ST candidates have to pay Rs.150) by DD drawn in favor of the ‘Registrar, IIT Bombay’ payable at SBI and Canara Bank, IIT Powai branch.
  • The application form is generally distributed from the 3rd week of March to the 3rd week of April.