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How to apply MTech at IIT Madras?

For GATE Qualified Candidates and IIT Graduates with B.Tech. Degree:

Apply Online at
Website opens on 16-03-2012 10:00 Hrs.
Website closes on 02-04-2012 17:00 Hrs.
Application Fee: 100 for SC/ST/PD Candidates and 200 for others.
The application fee should be paid by a crossed Demand Draft drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of "The Registrar, IIT Madras" payable at Chennai.

In case of difficulty in applying online, please contact:
The Chairman
M.Tech. Admission Committee
GATE Office
Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Chennai - 600036

Phone: 044-22578200
Fax: 044-22578204

Last dates:

For applying online: 02-04-2012 17:00 Hrs
For receipt of completed applications (downloaded copy with draft) at the GATE Office: 05-04-2012

Before you start filling the ONLINE application form, please pay attention to the following:

Carefully read all the instructions given herein.
Study Table1, Table2 and Table3 carefully together with details of programmes.
Read the eligibility criterion carefully and choose your options from Table 1 (Also refer Tables 2 and 3).
Note the following additional test requirements (refer Table 3):
Screening process and suitability test for M.Tech. programmes in the Department of:
Mathematics (for Associate membership holders of various recognized professional societies)
Ocean Engineering
Mechanical Engineering (as in Table 3)
Metallurgical & Materials Engineering (GATE paper other than MT)
Screening process and suitability Test for XE/XL and ZE/ZS candidates
Medical Board Examination for Persons with Disability (PD)
Persons with Physical Disability (PD) are required to submit along with the application, a certificate of disability from the Authorized Medical Board attached to one of the following - Vocational Rehabilitation Centre (VRC) for Physically Handicapped persons /Special Employment Exchange for Physically Handicapped/ Government Hospital (District and State level).
Exercise utmost care in choosing the order of choices as the process of selection is computerized. An error in the list of choices may even lead to rejection of your application.
Complete the application in all respects. No changes in the application are permitted afterwards.
Do not submit more than one application form.
Do not send semester Registration fee along with the application form.
After completing the application form online, take a print out of your online application and attach the DD for appropriate amount for application fee (Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PD candidates and Rs.200/- for others) drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of "The Registrar, IIT Madras" payable at Chennai. Write your name and application number in pencil on the backside of the demand draft.
Also enclose the following documents (if applicable) along with your application:
SC/ST/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) certificate. To consider under OBC category, candidates should submit the OBC (Non-creamy layer) certificate in the format prescribed by Government of India issued by competent authorities available in the website (Click here to view / download) Submission of only BC or MBC certificate will not be treated as OBC category. If no OBC (Non-creamy layer) certificate copy is enclosed, the candidate will be treated under General category.
Certificate of disability from the authorized medical board attached to one of the following: Vocational Rehabilitation Centre (VRC) for Physically Handicapped persons/ Special Employment Exchange for Physically Handicapped/ Government Hospital (District and State level).
Your filled-in application form (downloaded copy) with relevant enclosures should reach The Chairman, M.Tech. Admission Committee, GATE Office, IIT Madras, Chennai 600036, on or before 5th April, 2012.

For Sponsored Candidates:

Before filling the application form, ensure that you satisfy the minimum requirements stipulated.
While filling the choices, refer stream codes
Along with the application form, the candidate should enclose (not stapled) the Sponsorship Certificate, SC/ST/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) certificate (if applicable) and certificate by competent Medical Board for Persons with Disability (PD) candidates (if applicable)
Your filled-in application form with relevant enclosures should reach The Deputy Registrar (Academic), IV Floor, Administrative Block, IIT Madras, Chennai 600 036, before April 20, 2012 by post.


Anonymous said...

sir,I am studying final year in B.E.Bio Medical engg .I want to study MS.applied mechanics(biomedical engg)IIT madras. for that under which stream i have to write my gate exam(whether mech,ece,E&I,..)???

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