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MTech Admissions 2014, Indian Institute of Technology Patna

Updated on Mon, 31 March 2014 at 19:32 IST

Indian Institute of Technology, Patna invites applications for admission to the Master of Technology (M.Tech) Programmes starting in July 2014. The programmes are of two years duration.

M.Tech Students

M.Tech (Regular) Full -Time: These are students who work full-time for their M.Tech degrees and receive assistantships from the Institute or fellowship from any other recognised funding agency

M.Tech (Sponsored) Full-Time: A candidate in this category is sponsored by a recognised R&D organisation, academic institution, governmental organisation or industry for doing M.Tech in the Institute on a full-time basis

The applicant must be a regular employee of his/her organisation with at least two years of experience at the time of admission and be engaged in professional work in the discipline in which admission is sought
He/She will not receive any financial support from the Institute

Sponsorship letter (Form I, available with the application form) must be attached with the duly filled in application form

Eligibility Criteria

The programme is open to candidates of all categories with Bachelor's Degree in Engineering / Technology /M.Sc or equivalent professional degrees (AMIE, etc) and having a valid GATE score

All regular category candidates (except those having B.Tech degrees from an IIT with a minimum CPI of 8.0) must possess a valid score of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)

Candidates seeking admission to M.Tech Programme of the Institute shall have to possess a minimum of 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale) for General/OBC categories and 55% marks (or a CGPA of 6.0 in 10 point scale) for SC/ST categories in the final qualifying examination

All selected candidates have to produce the certificate with regard to the marks secured in the final qualifying examination by 31st Oct.-2014

Reservation: Reservation of Seats for SC/ST/OBC (including OBC Minorities) (Non-creamy layer) and PD categories as per Govt. of India rules

OBC (including OBC Minorities) (Non-creamy layer) candidates will have to enclose certificate and self-declaration statement as per prescribed format in annexure I/II/d III (as applicable) available with the Application form

Candidates still to appear in qualifying examinations may also apply, provided they appear in all their qualifying degree examinations and complete all requirements for their degrees before 21st July 2014
If selected, such candidates shall be admitted provisionally, and they will have to furnish the results of their qualifying degree examinations latest by 31st Oct-2014

Further, they must fulfil the minimum requirements of marks/CGPA/CPI, and other conditions like valid GATE score etc., as mentioned under eligibility criteria for respective programmes

Failure to fulfil any of these requirements, shall automatically result in cancellation of admission

Selection Procedure

Selection is based on performance in GATE and Personal Interview of short-listed candidates

Marks obtained in GATE and in personal interview will have 70% and 30% weightage respectively

Personal interview will be held to test the skills in basic science, engineering, and relevant areas

Personal interviews will be conducted at IIT Patna

How to Apply

Candidates are requested to use the following link to fill and submit application form online

Prescribed application form can be downloaded from (DOC format, PDF format)
Application form can also be obtained from the Assistant Registrar (Academic), Indian Institute of Technology, Patna, Patliputra Colony, Patna-800013, Bihar, from 22nd April 2014 by ordinary post or in person

To receive application forms by post, send a request along with a self-addressed, stamped envelope (24cmx15cm size)

Request for form must be sent in an envelope super scribed with Request for M.Tech Application form

Filled in application forms complete with copies of mark sheets/certificates and other testimonials (both sides) and a demand draft for Rs.300/- for General/OBC candidates and Rs.150/- for SC/ST/PD and Female candidates drawn in any nationalized bank and payable at Patna in favour of IIT Patna should be sent to the Assistant Registrar (Academic), Indian Institute of Technology, Patna, Patliputra Colony, Patna-800013, Bihar, to reach on or before 29th April 2014

Please mark on the top of the envelope Application for M.Tech admission in Name of the Specialisation
Those applying for more than one specialisation should make separate application

The Institute reserves the right to call a limited number of candidates for written test or/ and interview, based on performance in GATE/NET, grades/marks in the qualifying examination, etc

Important Dates

Start date of online application form: 01st April 2014 onwards

Closing date of online application form: 22nd April 2014

Last date for receipt of completed application forms by IIT Patna is: 29th April 2014 (by post)

Tentative date for written test (for sponsored candidates only) and/or personal interview: 19th May 2014 to 30th May 2014

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