Admissions for the academic year 2020-21 is closed.

Click here to view 3rd List of M.Tech CSE 2020

GATE score cut off for M.Tech (CSE) 632.

Following table shows commutative number of candidates, who have not got admission offer in the first list and will be considered for admission in the future lists, if any.

GATE Score No of Candidates
650 32
640 62
630 110
624 135

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.

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)

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

How to apply:

Candidates can apply online from March 20, 2020.

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 2020 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, 2020) 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 2019, M.Tech. (CSE) admission offers were made upto GATE score of 652. The GATE score cut-off for 2020 will vary depending upon the actual applications received.

Candidates can apply online from following link https://iiitb.in/applynow/ from March 20, 2020.

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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 2020, 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 2020) 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 2020) 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/-

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 2019) to meritorious students joining the M.Tech programme. The institute expects to offer a similar number of industry-funded scholarships in 2020 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 March 20, 2020
Last date for applying online and paying application fee  May 30, 2020


Selection and Joining  
Notification of selection June 5, 2020
Remittance of acceptance fee  As noted in offer letter
Joining date for new batch July 15, 2020
Classes begin July 16, 2020

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.