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Admissions for the academic year 2021-22 is closed.

Third list GATE Score cut off for M.Tech (CSE) is 650.

Third list GATE Score cut off for M.Tech (ECE) is 620.

M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)

The two year (Four semesters) course requires the student to earn at-least 64 credits to graduate with M. Tech degree.

GATE score cut off for M.Tech (CSE) for the year 2020 is 632.

Selection Procedure:  GATE SCORES
Intake:  150

All students enrolled in the M.Tech programme are residential, full-time students. 
Students in the first semester will choose courses worth at least 16 credits, from the following course. Each course here is of 4 credits.

  1. Algorithms
  2. Networking and Communication
  3. Machine Learning
  4. Mathematics for Machine Learning
  5. Software Systems
  6. Discrete Mathematics and Computability

The students will choose 4 elective courses in each of second and third semester. Each M.Tech (CSE) student should do SIX branch elective courses. The last semester will be Thesis/Internship. Depending on the elective courses students choose, M. Tech (CSE) students have the option to Specialize in one of the following areas,

  • Theory and Systems for Computing and Data (TSCD)
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AIML)
  • Networking and Communication (NC)
  • VLSI Systems (VLSI)
  • Digital Society (DT)
  • Cyber Security (SEC)

Last year cut off for M.Tech CSE is 652. 

How to apply:

Candidates can apply online from March 22, 2021.

All applicants need to pay a non-refundable application fee of INR 1000/-.


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Minimum Requirements

The minimum qualification for admission to M.Tech in CSE is 65% in four-year bachelor's degree in engineering (i.e. B.E., B.Tech., or equivalent) in any one one of the following branches.

  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Information Systems
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering

Final-year students expecting to graduate by August 2021 may also apply.

Admissions to the M.Tech. (CSE) programme is on the basis of performance in the GATE examination. GATE scores (valid as of June 1, 2021) in CS - Computer Science and IT will be consided for admission to M.Tech (CSE) programme.

There is no fixed cut-off of GATE scores for admissions. In 2020, M.Tech. (CSE) admission offers were made upto GATE score of 632. The GATE score cut-off for 2021 will vary depending upon the actual applications received.

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All applicants need to pay a non-refundable application fee of INR 1000/-. 

The students who are joining the programme in July 2021, will pay tuition fee Rs.1,60,000/- per semester. The total tuition fees for the entire duration of the programme (for students admitted in July 2021) will be Rs. 6,40,000/-.

In addition, students need to pay hostel and campus facility fee of Rs. 39,000 per semester and 25,800 per semester (last semester fees, likely to increase by 10% from July 2021) for catering and food services.

At the time of admission each student need to pay Library Deposit of INR 4,000/- and Caution Deposit for Hostel INR 15,000/-

Each student need to pay Insurance charges of Rs 2,000/- [1,250 ( Group medical insurance) + Rs 750 (Covid exclusive insurance)] per year.

These rates are subject to revision from time to time.

Other costs for books and supplies, travel, purchase of a laptop, etc. need to be factored by students depending on their individual circumstances.

The Institute has offered about 8 scholarships (out of the 150+ students admitted in 2020) to meritorious students joining the M.Tech programme. The institute expects to offer a similar number of industry-funded scholarships in 2021 as well. The scholarship amount covers almost all student expenses over the duration of their M. Tech. The selection for these industry - sponsored scholarships is carried out by the industry representatives along with IIITB faculty coordinators.

In addition to the IIITB scholarships,  GATE-qualified students will be eligible for fellowships from AICTE as per AICTE norms. (across CSE and ECE)

 Please write to IIIT-B Registrar or admissions-mtech@iiitb.ac.in if you any queries.

Online Applications  
Online application available April 3, 2021
Last date for applying online and paying application fee  June 14 2021


Selection and Joining  
Notification of selection June 18, 2021
Remittance of acceptance fee  As noted in offer letter
Classes begin  August 9, 2021

You can download a FREE IIITB admission brochure.

Please write to IIIT-B Registrar or admissions-mtech@iiitb.ac.in, if you have any queries.