Institute of Technology

M.Tech Admission

Spot Admissions in M.Tech. (Regular) - Electrical Engineering and Electronics & Communication Engineering Departments against vacant seats on 31st August, 2017

Application form for spot admissions of M. Tech. (Regular) - 2017

M. Tech. (Regular) Programmes offered for the academic year 2017-18 

No. of seats

Departments Specialization Qualifying Examination Valid GATE Exam Intake
Civil Engineering Computer Aided Structural Analysis & Design Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent Civil Engineering 18
Computer Engineering Computer Science &  Engineering B.E./B.Tech./B.S. in Engineering in Computer Engg./ Computer Science / Information Technology / Electronics / Electronics & Communication / Electrical / Instrumentation & Control or M. Sc. In Computer Science / M. Sc. in Information Technology or MCA or equivalent Computer Science or Electronics and Communication Engineering 18
Information & Network Security 18
Information Technology Networking Technologies 18
Electrical Engineering Power Electronics, Machines & Drives Degree in Electrical Engineering / Electronics and Communication Engineering / Instrumentation and Control Engineering / Power Electronics or equivalent Electrical Engineering 18
Electrical Power Systems B.E./B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering or equivalent from recognized institutes, as per University rule 18
Electronics & Communication Engineering VLSI Design Degree in Electronics and Communication Engg. / Instrumentation and Control Engg. / Computer Engineering / Information Technology / Electrical Engg. or equivalent Electronics & Communications Engineering 18
Communication Engineering 18
Embedded Systems 18
Mechanical Engineering CAD/CAM Degree in Mechanical Engineering / Production Engineering / Industrial Engineering / Mechatronics or equivalent. Mechanical Engineering 18
Thermal Engineering Degree in Mechanical Engineering / Automobile Engineering or equivalent 18
Design Engineering Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent 18


  • The approved intake of all programmes is 18 (5 for Sponsored Category and 13 for General Category).
    If candidates for sponsored category are not available, the vacant seats will be converted to general category.
  • All the Postgraduate programmes of Institute of Technology are approved by Nirma University. Nirma University is a statutory University under a special Act passed by the Gujarat State Legislative Assembly and also recognized by University Grant commission (UGC) under section 2(f) of UGC act. Institute of Technology is a constituent institute of the Nirma University. For constituent institute of a university, AICTE approval is not required.

Eligibility and Admission Criteria

A student seeking admission to any Programme must fulfill the following criteria:
  • He/She should have passed the qualifying examination of Bachelor of Engineering / Bachelor of Technology from a recognized university with minimum percentage of marks as prescribed by AICTE from time to time or equivalent cumulative grade point index.
  • He/She should have passed any other qualifying degree / diploma examination considered as equivalent by Nirma University with minimum percentage of marks as prescribed by the AICTE from time to time or equivalent CPI.
  • For calculation of aggregate marks, results of semesters, based on which class of the degree is awarded, will be considered.
  • Candidates who have appeared for the final semester qualifying examination may also apply. The results of such applicants have to be submitted to Member Secretary, PG-ENGG. immediately on declaration of result, which should be within 30 days of commencement of semester. Failing to do so the admission is liable to be cancelled. However such candidate has to produce a certificate from the Head of the Institute certifying that he / she has already appeared for the examination.
  • Any candidate who has not appeared in final semester examination at the time of counseling for admission will not be considered for admission.
  • For Sponsored Category the applicants must have at least 2 years of experience in the related field after passing qualifying examination on the last date of submission of application. He / She should produce certificate from the sponsoring organization in the Proforma provided in the application form along with experience certificate, last pay certificate and provident fund slip.
  • Applicant, who has applied for Sponsored Category but having total experience less than two years on the last date of submission of application, will be considered as non-sponsored applicant and has to appear for written test. Such applicants will be admitted on the basis of merit of written test.
  • Applicants having results in terms of CPI, have to produce certificate from the concerned University regarding equivalent percentage of marks, on which, class is awarded for degree.
  • For all categories if applicant has passed the qualifying examination from University other than Nirma University, he/she will be required to obtain Eligibility Certificate from Nirma University. The arrangement for obtaining the same will be made on the spot during counseling on payment of  Rs. 500/-.

Selection Procedure

  1. For all programmes, non sponsored applicants with qualifying GATE score as mentioned in score card (greater than or equal to qualifying marks of GENERAL category out of 100 or score in respective discipline) will be given admission based on GATE merit. After the admission of GATE applicants if any vacancy remains then the same will be filled by Non GATE applicants based on the merit of the All India Basis written test to be conducted by Nirma University.

  2. Applicants who have applied for GATE category but having marks less than qualifying marks / score (of General category) will be considered as non-GATE applicants and have to appear for written test. Such applicants will be given admission based on merit of written test.

  3. Syllabus for written test for Non GATE applicants will be same as that of the latest GATE Examination of concerned M. Tech. programme. There will be 60 objective type questions of 60 marks and the duration will be 1 hour.

  4. Appearing in written test does not guarantee admission. If all the seats are filled up by GATE qualified candidates, no admission will be offered to Non-GATE category. However the merit list of Non GATE candidates will be operated after exhausting merit list of GATE category.

  5. Admission of sponsored applicants for all M. Tech. Programmes will be based on merit of qualifying degree examination. .

    1. In case, GATE Candidates are having equal GATE Score / marks, Non GATE candidates having equal marks in written test, following criteria will be used for deciding merit order:
      1. Percentage of qualifying examination based on which class is awarded for degree
      2. Percentage of eighth semester in qualifying examination
      3. If result is awaited then percentage of seventh semester in qualifying examination
      4. Date of Birth (candidate who is older in age shall be given priority)

    2. Sponsored candidates having equal merit marks calculated on the basis of qualifying degree examination, merit will be decided on the basis of 6(A) (ii), (iii) & (iv)

  6. Admission Procedure

      The online application process will start from 16th May 2017. For other queries:
      Email to:
      Contact No: +91-079-30642000, +91-02717 – 241911/12/13/14/15