IIT Dhanbad M.Tech Admission 2022: Application Form, Dates

IIT Dhanbad MTech Admission

IIT Dhanbad M.Tech Admission 2022 – Indian Institute of Technology, (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad invites application for 2-years Master of Technology (M.Tech.) Admission offered at various departments for the academic session 2022-23.

Check full details on IIT Dhanbad M.Tech Admission 2022 below here.

M.Tech Modes

IIT(ISM) offers M. Tech. in three different modes:

  • Candidates with GATE score (may be called GATE candidates)
  • IIT Graduates with B. Tech degree
  • Candidates sponsored by government organizations/reputed Industrial Organization/ Academic Institutions (may be called Sponsored candidates).

IIT Dhanbad M.Tech Programs & Seats

Sl. No.Name of Program (Progamme code)URSCSTOBC(NCL)EWSTotal
1.Earthquake Science & Engineering (GP)1042725
2.Chemical Engineering (CH)11427327
3.Pharmaceutical Science and Engineering (CY)11427327
4.Civil Engineering (CE)13529332
5.Computer Science and Engineering (CS)207414550
6.Electrical Engineering (EE)166311440
7.Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)208413550
8.Environmental Science & Engineering (ES)176312442
9.Fuel Minerals and Metallurgical Engineering(FM)14539435
10.Industrial Engineering & Management (MS)166311440
11.Data Analytics (MA)8314117
12.Mechanical Engineering (ME)3212622880
13.Mining Engineering (MN)166311440
14.Mining Machinery Engineering (MM)11427327
15.Petroleum Engineering (PE)187312444
16.Social Media and Culture (HSS)9415120
Grand Total242914416158596

Number of seats for sponsored/IIT graduate candidates will be supernumeric, subject to a maximum limit of 10% of total sanctioned seats.

IIT Dhanbad M.Tech Admission 2022 Eligibility Criteria

For GATE Candidates

  • Candidates must possess a Bachelor degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent or a Master degree in Science/Arts/Commerce, from the institutes recognized by UGC/AICTE/Government.
  • Candidates with equivalent degree and discipline of professional bodies (like Institution of Engineers (India), Institute of Chemical Engineers, Aeronautical Society of India, Institute of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineers, Indian Institute of Metals, etc.) are not eligible to apply in any M. Tech programs of this institute
  • Candidates must have valid GATE score (remains valid at the time of Admission) in the appropriate GATE Paper.
  • Candidates seeking admission to M. Tech. programs of the Institute should have
    • Minimum 60% or CGPA/CPI of 6.0 in 10 point scale (without rounding off) in the qualifying degree for UR/OBC candidates.
    • Minimum 55% or CGPA/CPI of 5.5 in 10 point scale (without rounding off) in the qualifying degree for SC/ST candidates.

For IIT Graduates

  • Candidates graduating/ graduated from IITs with B.Tech. Degree having CGPA 8.00 and above (on a scale of 10) can apply without GATE Score.
  • The respective department as per allocated seats will review such applications.
  • The number of seats for such candidates will be supernumeric.

For Sponsored Candidates

  • A candidate working in an academic institution/PSU/Govt. R&D orginizations/Govt. recognized private R&D orginizations/industry, is considered as a sponsored candidate. Such a candidate must be sponsored by his/her employer and must have been in employment with the sponsoring organization for at least 2 years at the time of admission.
  • Candidates working in private firms/organizations have to submit their latest Salary Bank Account statement/Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) statement during uploading documents as well as during the admission process
  • The applications of candidate sponsored by the organizations under a MoU between Institute and/or under QIP program shall be eligible for admisison
  • The employer must undertake to relieve the candidate to stay in the campus for the specified period to enable the candidate to complete the program.
  • Candidates must have valid GATE score (remains valid at the time of Admission) in the appropriate GATE Paper as per Table 2.
  • Candidates seeking admission to M. Tech. PROGRAMS of the Institute should have
    • Minimum 60% or CGPA/CPI of 6.0 in 10 point scale (without rounding off) in the qualifying degree for UR/OBC candidates.
    • Minimum 55% or CGPA/CPI of 5.5 in 10 point scale (without rounding off) in the qualifying degree for SC/ST/PwD candidates.
  • For sponsored candidates having Bachelors degree from Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs) having a CGPA of 8.0 or above, the requirement of GATE/NET is waived off.
  • The number of seats for sponsored candidates will be supernumeric, subject to a maximum limit of 10% of total sanctioned seats. 

Qualifying Degrees, Disciplines & GATE Paper Codes For M.Tech. Programs

Sl. No.M. Tech Program and Program CodeGATE Paper CodesEligibility Criteria
1.Earthquake Science & Engineering (GP)CE / GG / MNAny one of the followings: 2-years M.Sc./3-years M.Sc. Tech./5-years integrated M.Tech. in Geophysics/Applied Geophysics/Exploration Geophysics/Geology/ Applied Geology5-years integrated M.Tech. in Geophysical TechnologyB.E./B.Tech. degree in Mining Engineering/ Civil Engineering.
2.Chemical Engineering (CH)CHCandidates with B.E./B.Tech degree in Chemical Engineering /Biotechnology/Chemical Techology or M. Sc. (Chemistry/Biochemistry) or B. Pharma from a recognized university/institute with Mathematics at 10+2 level. Final Year students can also apply for the program.
3.Pharmaceutical Science and Engineering (CY)CY / CH / BT / XLCandidates with B.E./B.Tech degree in Chemical Engineering /Biotechnology/Chemical Techology or M. Sc. (Chemistry/Biochemistry) or B. Pharma from a recognized university/institute with Mathematics at 10+2 level. Final Year students can also apply for the program.
4.Civil Engineering (CE)CEB.E./B.Tech or equivalent degree in Civil Engineering.
5.Computer Science and Engineering (CSCS / EC / EE / INB.E./B.Tech. or equivalent in Computer Science and Engineering/ Information Technology/Electronics and Communication/ Telecommunication/ Electronics and Instrumentation/Electronics/ Electronics and Electrical/Electrical Engineering.
6.Electrical Engineering (EE)EC /EE / INB.E./B.Tech or equivalent degree in Electrical/ Electronics/ Electrical & Electronics/Electrical & Communication/Electronics & Communication/Instrumentation/Electronics & Instrumentation/Power Electronics & Drives.
7.Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)ECB. Tech./B.E. or equivalent degree in Electronics Engineering/Electronics & Communication Engineering/Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering/Telecommunication Engineering/Information Technology/Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering.
8.Environmental Science & Engineering (ES)BT / CE / CH / EY / MN / XE (with Section H) XL, ESAny one of the following: M.Sc. Degree in Environmental Science/Chemistry/Zoology/ Botany/Geology/Microbiology/Atmospheric Science/ Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Earth Science/Geochemistry/ Remote Sensing and GISM.Sc. Tech. Degree in Environmental Science/ Biotechnology/Atmospheric Science/Remote Sensing and GISB.E./B.Tech or equivalent degree in Environmental/Civil/ Chemical/Mining/Biotechnology.
9.Fuel Mineral and Metallurgical Engineering (FM)CH/MN/ MT/XEB.E./B.Tech. or equivalent degree in Mineral/Mining/ Metallurgy/ Chemical/Ceramic Engineering.
10.Industrial Engineering & Management (MS)AE/AG/BT/ CE/CH/CS/ EC/EE/IN/ ME/MN/MT/PE/PI/TF/XEB.E./B.Tech. or equivalent degree in any branch of Engineering.
11.Data Analytics (MA)CS /MA / STAny one of the following: B.E./B. Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering and equivalentB.E./B.Tech. in Information TechnologyFour year B.S./B.Tech. in Mathematics & ComputingM.Sc. in Computer ScienceMCAM.Sc./MS In Mathematics/Mathematics & Computing/ Statistics/Statistics & Informatics5 Year Integrated M.Sc./M.Tech. in Mathematics & Computing5 Year Integrated M.Sc. in Statistics & Informatics.
12.Mechanical Engineering (ME)AE / ME/PIB. E./B. Tech. or equivalent degree in Mechanical Engineering/Aerospace Engineering/Aeronautical Engineering/Automobile Engineering/Manufacturing Engineering/Production Engineering/ Production and Industrial Engineering/ Energy Engineering/ Automation Engineering/ Mechatronics Engineering/Robotics/ Marine Engineering/Mining Machinery Engineering/Engineering and Computational Mechanics/Any combination of the disciplines given as mentioned
13.Mining Engineering (MN)CE / GG / EE / ME / MNAny one of the followings: B.E./B.Tech. or equivalent degree in Mining/Opencast Mining/Mining Machinery Engineering.B.E./B.Tech. or equivalent degree in Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering with 2 years working experience in mines.M.Sc. Tech. (Geology/Applied Geology) with 60% marks in Mathematics at graduate level and 2 years working experience in mines. Note: Candidates with colour blindness / uniocularity are not permissible.
14.Mining Machinery Engineering (MM)ME / MN / MT / PIB.E./B.Tech./B.Sc Engineering in Mining Machinery Engineering/Mechanical Engineering/Mining Engineering/ Automobile Engineering/Production Engineering/ Manufacturing Engineering/Mineral Engineering/ Metallurgy and Material Engineering/Mechatronics.
15.Petroleum Engineering (PE)PEB. E./B. Tech. or equivalent degree in Petroleum Engineering/ Applied Petroleum Engineering/Gas Engineering/Petroleum Management/Petroleum Studies/Petroleum Technology/Petroleum Science/Petroleum Science and Engineering. Note: Candidates with colour blindness / uniocularity are not permissible.
16.Social Media and Culture (HSS)XHMaster’s degree in the all branches of engineering / technology/ science/ commerce/ management/arts/commerce/humanities and social sciences or Bachelor’s degree in all branches of engineering

IIT Dhanbad M.Tech Admission 2022 Important Dates

Online Application Form available for submission17 March 2022
Last Date to apply29 April 2022
Opening of COAP (Common Offer Acceptance Portal) portal for registration20 March 2022 (Tentative)
Date of Written Test/Interview for Sponsored Candidates only (if any)23 June 2022
COAP Counselling schedule20 May to 19 July 2022
Reporting at IIT(ISM) Dhanbad 04-07 August  2022 (Tentative)
Commencement of Semester for all M.Tech. courses for the Session 2022–2308 August 2022
IIT (ISM) online admission portal will be active till08 August 2022

IIT Dhanbad M.Tech Admission 2022 Application Process

  • Online application form is required to be submitted through online portal, which will remain available on the IIT(ISM) website www.iitism.ac.in from March 17, 2022 to April 29, 2022 (tentative).
  • The GATE candidates will also have to register themselves at COAP 2022 portal as seat allotment will be made through COAP.
  • The admission of IIT Graduates and Sponsored candidates will be carried out through the online portal of IIT (ISM) Dhanbad. After filling the form, the candidates are advised to take a print of the application and keep the same for record.
  • Candidates can apply for more than one program and can select up to 10 preferences

Application Fee

For UR/EWS/OBC candidates for each programRs. 600/-
For SC/ST/PWD/Women/Transgender candidates for each programRs. 300/-
for each program for all Sponsored candidatesRs. 2000/-
Mode of paymentPaid through online payment gateway only

Selection Criteria

For GATE Candidates and IIT Graduates

  • The admission to different M. Tech. programs will be made on the basis of their GATE score for GATE candidates. For IIT Graduates, it will be based on CGPA & Departmental Review.
  • In case of equal GATE score, the older candidate in terms of date of birth will get preference.

For Sponsored Candidates

  • The admission to different M. Tech. programs for sponsored candidates will be made based on Departmental Review and Recommendation after fulfilling the requisite criteria.

Important Links

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Application FormClick Here
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