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Established : 1959 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE
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Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras was started in the year 1959 as central University for offering proper quality education. The Institute has been offering program is the streams of Engineering, Science and Arts at UG, PG and research level. The programs offered are B.Tech, M.Sc., M.Tech, MA and Ph.D. with specializations.

  • B.Tech admission required JEE Main and JEE Advanced score followed by JoSAA Counseling.
  • M.Tech admissions will be based on GATE score followed by counseling.
  • Admission to M.Sc. is based on JAM exam score.
  • MA admission is based on HSEE entrance exam score conducted by the Institute.
  • Entrance exam and counseling round will decide admission to Ph.D. program.

IIT Madras Admission Highlights:

College

Indian Institute of Technology

Popular Name

IIT Madras

Type

Central

Admission Basis

Entranced Based

Entrance Exam

JEE Main
JEE Advanced
GATE
JAM
HSEE

Application Mode

Online

Exam Mode

Online/Offline

Counseling

National Level


IIT Madras Admission Schedule:

M.Tech

Particulars

Dates

Application Form starts

2nd Week of March

Application Form Ends

2nd Week of April

Interview or Suitability Test

last Week of April

Round 1 Admission

3rd Week of July

Round 2 Admissions

last Week of July

 

MS and Ph.D.

Particulars

Dates

Registration Starts

1st Week of March

Registration Ends

last Week of March

Written Test or Interview Starts

1st Week of May

Written Test or Interview Ends

2nd Week of May

Merit List

last Week of May

Admission Letter to Candidate Last Date

2nd Week of July

Orientation

2nd Week of July

Data Entry or Photo Session

2nd Week of July

 

IIT Madras B.Tech Admissions:

B.Tech program is offered by the Institute with ten specializations for four year duration. The basic eligibility required for admission is 10+2 with 75% marks from recognized board. The selection process will be based on the marks obtained in JEE Main and JEE Advanced exams followed by JoSAA counseling.

Specializations

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Biotechnology

Civil Engineering

Ocean Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Engineering Design

HSE with 75% marks
JEE Main + JEE Advanced Score + JoSAA Counseling

Key Points:

  • JEE Main is Offline and Online mode exam which has to be chosen by the students.
  • Reserved category students are provided with 10% marks in qualifying exam.
  • Maximum attempts to be made for JEE main is three and for JEE Advanced is Two.
  • Students must have five subjects in 10+2 level. Students with four subjects are not eligible.

IIT Madras B.Tech Cut Off:

Category

Seat Pool

Opening Rank

Closing Rank

Aerospace Engineering

OPEN

Female-Only

3335

4847

SC

Female-Only

688

1300

OBC-NCL

Female-Only

1936

2124

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

48

48

(PwD)

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

1270

2706

OBC-NCL

Gender-Neutral

875

1268

ST

Gender-Neutral

385

416

SC

Gender-Neutral

292

798

Chemical Engineering

ST

Female-Only

236

236

SC

Female-Only

631

635

OBC-NCL

Female-Only

2075

2779

OPEN

Female-Only

3297

4938

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

1582

2655

ST

Gender-Neutral

367

609

SC

Gender-Neutral

411

839

OBC-NCL

Gender-Neutral

949

1346

Civil Engineering

OPEN

Female-Only

104

104

(PwD)

OBC-NCL

Female-Only

2507

2673

OPEN

Female-Only

6298

7061

SC

Female-Only

585

585

SC

Gender-Neutral

348

568

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

111

67P

(PwD)

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

2721

3748

OBC-NCL

Gender-Neutral

664

1433

ST

Gender-Neutral

143

209

Computer Science and Engineering

OPEN

Female-Only

209

417

OBC-NCL

Female-Only

144

149

ST

Female-Only

54

54

SC

Female-Only

244

244

ST

Gender-Neutral

13

37

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

4

4

(PwD)

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

51

200

OBC-NCL

Gender-Neutral

49

89

OBC-

Gender-Neutral

2

3

NCL(PwD)

SC

Gender-Neutral

22

63

Electrical Engineering

OPEN

Female-Only

449

1143

OBC-NCL

Female-Only

178

201

SC

Female-Only

232

269

OPEN

Female-Only

79

79

(PwD)

OBC-

Gender-Neutral

12

12

NCL(PwD)

ST

Gender-Neutral

57

86

SC

Gender-Neutral

89

152

OBC-NCL

Gender-Neutral

140

279

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

216

568

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

22

29

(PwD)

Engineering Physics

ST

Female-Only

374P

374P

OBC-NCL

Female-Only

1618

1618

OPEN

Female-Only

2007

4076

OBC-NCL

Gender-Neutral

516

785

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

1008

1743

ST

Gender-Neutral

553

709

SC

Gender-Neutral

355

792

Mechanical Engineering

SC

Female-Only

505

583

OBC-NCL

Female-Only

890

1176

OPEN

Female-Only

62P

62P

(PwD)

OPEN

Female-Only

1728

2819

ST

Gender-Neutral

51

103

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

54

101

(PwD)

OBC-NCL

Gender-Neutral

270

581

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

689

1333

SC

Gender-Neutral

98

302

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

OBC-NCL

Female-Only

3606

4056

OPEN

Female-Only

6760

7691

SC

Female-Only

1117

1117

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

3111

4218

OBC-NCL

Gender-Neutral

1667

1984

ST

Gender-Neutral

661

676

SC

Gender-Neutral

842

1121

Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering

SC

Female-Only

1387

1387

OBC-NCL

Female-Only

3901

4004

OPEN

Female-Only

8856

10137

OBC-NCL

Gender-Neutral

1815

2606

ST

Gender-Neutral

786

23P

OPEN

Gender-Neutral

2612

5830

SC

Gender-Neutral

1072

1582

 

IIT Madras Integrated MA Admissions:

The Integrated MA program is offered by the Institute with two specializations. The students with 10+2 or equivalent with 55% marks from recognized board is eligible to apply for the program. The students will be selected for admission on the basis of marks obtained in HSEE exam.

Specializations

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

English Language

Developmental Studies

10+2 with 55% marks
HSEE Score

 

IIT Madras M.Tech Admissions:

M.Tech program is having 26 specializations made available for the students with basic eligibility of Bachelor’s degree in applicable discipline with 60% marks. The students will be selected for admissions on the basis of GATE exam score followed by counseling round.

Specializations

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Computational & Experimental Mechanics

Biomedical Engineering

Geotechnical

Hydraulic & water resources

Transportation

Computer Science & Engineering

Power systems & power electronics

Control & Instrumentation

Integrated Circuits & Systems

Thermal Engineering

Metallurgical and materials engineering

Functional materials

Clinical engineering

Aerospace

Petroleum Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Building Technology & Construction

Environmental

Structural

Communication and signal processing

Microelectronics & VLSI Design

Microelectronics & Photonics

Industrial Mathematics & scientific computing

Manufacturing Engineering

Ocean engineering

Catalysis Technology

Bachelor's Degree in applicable stream with 60% marks
GATE + Counseling

 

IIT Madras M.Sc. Admissions:

The students with basic eligibility of bachelor’s degree in applicable stream with 55% mark can apply for admission to M.Sc. program. The students will be selected for admission on the basis of marks obtained in KAM exam followed by counseling round.

Specializations

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Mathematics

Chemistry

Physics

Bachelor's Degree in applicable stream with 55% marks
JAM + Counseling

 

IIT Madras MS by Research Admissions:

The students will be selected for admissions on the basis of marks obtained in GATE or NET exam followed by an interview round. The basic eligibility required is B.Tech in applicable discipline from any well-known university. There is also a dual degree MS available for the students by the Institute.

Specializations

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Management

Engineering

B.Tech in applicable stream
GATE or NET + Interview

 

IIT Madras Ph.D. Admissions:

The students are provided with research level program that is Ph.D. with three specializations for the students. The basic eligibility required for applying to the program is Master Degree or dual degree in applicable stream with 6.5 CGPA from well recognized university. The selection process for the program depends on the score obtained in GATE or NET exam followed by an interview round.

Specializations

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Humanities & Social Science

Engineering

Management

Dual Degree or Master Degree in applicable discipline with 6.5 CGPA

Key Points:

  • MFT students also eligible for MS program.
  • Students with Master degree before 10 years will have to appear for written test followed by interview round.

IIT Madras Application Process:

The students will have to register themselves for the respective entrance exams. Application form for the programs offered in the Institute will be available in the official IIT Madras website. The form has to be filled and submitted to the Institute along with the documents and application fee.

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