Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras Admission Process

  Chennai   AICTE   ESTD 1959
  Chennai   AICTE   ESTD 1959

Admission

IIT Madras Admission Process

IIT Madras has been ranked first by By NIRF in 2019. To get admission in this institute there are some criteria that a candidate needs to fulfil. 

IIT Madras Admission Highlights

  • To get admission in B.Tech the candidate needs a minimum of 75% marks in HSC or 10+2. There is no preference of 10+2 marks in calculating the JEE Mains rank. Based on JEE Main and JEE Advanced rank and followed by the counselling JoSAA, the final Selection is done.
  • For M.Tech admission the candidates must have a bachelor degree i.e. B.E or B.Tech in the relevant subject with minimum 6.5 CGPA (on 10 point scale) or 60% marks. 5% marks relaxation is given to only SC/ST/ PH candidates. Based on the GATE Score followed by CCMT counselling, the final admission will be given.
  • For the doctoral degree, the applying candidate needs to have a Master or a dual degree in the relevant disciplines with a minimum CGPA of 6.5. Based on GATE, CSIR-NET or UGC-NET score followed by an interview, the final list of the candidates who are selected to get admission will be prepared.
Course Eligibility Selection Procedure
B.Tech Minimum of 75% marks in HSC or 10+2. There is no preference of 10+2 marks in calculating the JEE Mains rank. The final selection will be done based on JEE Main and JEE Advanced rank JEE Main and JEE Advanced score followed by counselling (JOSAA).
M.Tech Passed Bachelor degree in relevant subject (B.E/ B.Tech) with at least 6.5 CGPA (on 10 point scale) or 60% marks. Relaxation of 5% for SC/ST/ PH candidates. GATE score followed by counselling.
PhD. Master degree in the relevant disciplines with a minimum of 6.5 or above CGPA GATE, CSIR-NET or UGC-NET score followed by an interview.

IIT Madras Admission Schedule

For M.Tech

Event Dates
Application Form Available From March 6, 2019
Application Form Closes April 10, 2019
Suitability test / Interview April 27, 2019
Admission Round 1 July 22, 2019
Admission Round 2 July 23 – 24, 2019

For PhD

Event Start Date End Date
Registration March 01, 2019 March 31, 2019
Interview or Written Test May 01, 2019 May 11, 2019
Merit list of selected candidates appear on the website May 25, 2019
Last Date for issuing admission letter to the candidate by department/ Academic Session July 09, 2019
Orientation July 10, 2019
Photo Session and Data Entry July 11, 2019