IIT Gandhinagar Admission: M.Sc. Program Application Process, and Eligibility Criteria
IIT Gandhinagar Admission: M.Sc. Program Application Process, and Eligibility Criteria

IIT Gandhinagar M.Sc. Admission 2024 – The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar, is accepting applications for admission to its M.Sc. Degree Programs for the Academic Session 2024. Established in 2008, IIT Gandhinagar holds the distinction of being India’s first 5-star GRIHA LD (Green) campus, emphasizing its commitment to minimizing environmental impact.

The institute is actively involved in local community initiatives, outreach activities, and educational engagement. The two-year M.Sc. program at IIT Gandhinagar distinguishes itself from the multitude of M.Sc. offerings in India. It offers M.Sc. degrees in Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, and Cognitive Science. Admission to Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics disciplines is through the Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. (JAM), while admission to the Cognitive Science program involves the institute’s own written test and interview process.

IIT Gandhinagar Admission

For more details on IIT Gandhinagar M.Sc. Admission 2024, interested candidates can refer to the information provided below.

Important Dates:

  • Application Opens: December 01, 2023
  • Application Deadline: January 12, 2024
  • Written Test (Online): February 17, 2024
  • Interviews (Offline): March 15-16, 2024
  • Announcement of Result: April 15, 2024

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicants holding a bachelor’s degree (e.g., BA, BSc, BTech, BCom, MBBS) in any discipline with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks (or 5.5 CGPA for those with letter grades/CGPA) are eligible for the Master’s program in Cognitive Science. For SC, ST, and PD category candidates, the minimum aggregate is 50% (or 5.0 CGPA for those with letter grades/CGPA).
  • Students expected to complete their bachelor’s degree in the current academic year are also eligible to apply. The shortlisting process considers overall credentials, including marks in qualifying examinations, academic achievements, and aptitude for cognitive science. The mentioned eligibility criteria represent the minimum, and the committee may employ higher cut-off levels for shortlisting.

Application Process:

  • Eligible candidates must apply online through the official website: https://iitgn.ac.in/admissions/msc
  • Only applicants who apply online before the deadline and meet the eligibility criteria will be considered for admission.

Application Fee:

  • For All Others: Rs. 300
  • For SC/ST/PwD: Rs. 150

Selection Procedure:

  • Admission to the MSc Program is based on the entrance test and interview. The Institute will invite a limited number of candidates for a written test and interview, considering academic records and aptitude for cognitive science. The written test will comprise comprehension-type questions based on given passages and statistical aptitude. There is no prescribed syllabus for the written test. The final selection is based on academic records, aptitude for cognitive science, performance in the written test, and interview.

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website

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