M.Tech Course Details

Degree Masters
Full Form Master of Technology
Duration Course Duration of Master of Technology [M.Tech] is 2 Years.
Age No specific age limit
Minimum Percentage 50-60% in Bachelors Degree
Subjects Required B.Tech / BE / MCA / M.Sc / Other equivalent degrees
Average Fees Incurred INR 20,000 - 1.5 L per annum
Similar Options of Study ME, MS
Average Salary Offered INR 7 L per annum
Employment Roles Senior Software Engineer, Software Engineer, Design Engineer, Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education, Software Developer, Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer, etc.
Placement Opportunities Wipro Technologies Ltd., Tata Consultancy Services Limited, Infosys Limited, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, Wipro, HCL Technologies Ltd. etc.

About Master of Technology [M.Tech]:

  • Master of Engineering / Master of Technology is an Academic Degree awarded to postgraduate students in the field of Engineering.

  • Doing M.Tech after B.Tech, B.E or other relevant courses is a good alternative if one wants to add value to their qualification. M.Tech courses list in India has various discipline from which the candidates can opt their interests from Syllabus offered.

  • It is higher specialization course in engineering which focuses on more advanced levels of concept and implementation in the area taken up as for specialization among the Computer Science Domain.

  • M.tech syllabus is designed to offer to eligible candidates the requisite skills needed in the application, research, and development activities in emerging areas of engineering technology.

  • Master of Technology/Engineering course is offered by most Public and Private Universities in India. 

  • Generally, the M.Tech course duration is 2 years divided into 4 semesters.

  • the M.Tech Job opportunity that emerges on completion of the degree lead into senior level of development and design of engineering systems.

What is Master of Technology [M.Tech]?

What is Master of Technology [M.Tech]/Master of Engineering [M.E]?

  • The ME / M.Tech / M.Sc.Eng. / M.Sc.Tech programs in India are usually structured as an Engineering Research degree, lesser than Ph.D. and considered to be parallel to M.Phil. and M.Sc. degrees in Humanities and Science respectively.

  • M.Eng. and M.Sc.Eng programs in India were started by some well-known institutions with the aim of producing Research Engineers who can also get the position of "Technologist" in the Industries and Research Institutes.

  • M.Tech provides you the insight and deep knowledge of the subjects that you have studied in your B.Tech course.
  • There are specializations available for example in electrical engineering areas of specialization might include:

    • Power systems

    • Energy engineering

    • Electrical machines

    • Instrumentation and control

    • High voltage or power electronics

    • Telecommunications

    • Communication networks

    • Signal processing

    • Microelectronics


Specializations In Demand for Master of Technology [M.Tech]:

There are various specialization subjects under Engineering that one can choose, depending upon the availability and merit/rankings in various universities.

Streams of Engineering that are in highest demand are as follows :

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Civil Engineering

  • Electronics & Communication Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Aeronautics Engineering

  • Automobile Engineering

  • Computer Science Engineering

  • Biotechnology Engineering

Why Master of Technology [M.Tech]?

Why Master of Technology [M.Tech]/Master of Engineering [M.E]?

  • The Master of Engineering degree is considered to be essential for Engineers to find top-tier jobs with high salary packages.

  • Engineering is applied in all fields and most professional practices.

  • Engineering students are trained to work both theoretically and practically, with research and application-based Engineering. 

  • The career in Research and Development prefers Masters over Bachelors.

  • While pursuing a masters degree, the candidates will be exposed to the applications of engineering in day-to-day life a little more. So it helps in getting more insight into the subjects.

  • You will get the preference for promotion in the place of work.

  • A masters degree improve chances of getting placed in core companies.

  • Pursuing M.Tech after B.Tech provides sufficient time to get deep technical knowledge of the subject and have more control over it.

Top Colleges for Master of Technology [M.Tech]:

SI.No.

Institute Name

1

IIT Kanpur

2

IIT Kharagpur

3

IIT Bombay

4

IIT Madras

5

IIT Delhi

6

BITS Pilani

7

IIT Roorkee

8

IIT-Bhubaneswar

9

IIT Guwahati

10

College of Engineering, Anna University

Source: Outlook

Eligibility Criteria for Master of Technology [M.Tech]

eligibility criteria for master of technology or master of engineering

  • To be eligible for admission to M.Tech or ME, candidates must have passed the qualifying examinations of all semesters in B.Tech/B.E

  • The candidate has to write a relevant entrance examination which is State PGCET, GATE specific university entrance tests etc on the basis of which they will be ranked and selected for the relevant streams.

  • Students with the higher rankings are given the preference for more subject options and top universities.

  • MCA candidates are also eligible to apply for specializations available in areas of computer science engineering.
  • The course is also open for candidates who have obtained diplomas and have the required years of work experience.

  • Some universities accept lateral entry (Direct admission to 2nd year) and some also provide the same course in a part-time system.

Admission Procedure for Master of Technology [M.Tech]:

Admission Procedure for Master of Technology /Master of Engineering

  • Admission to the M.Tech program is through both entrance examination and merit-based. Certain universities offer both direct admission and entrance based admission to the program. 

  • Candidates who are applying for the M.Tech program should beforehand have their results from the respective Entrance Exams required by the selected/opted Universities.

  • Applications for admissions can be availed either from the University website or by visiting the Admissions Office of the same. Candidates will have to fill out the required details in a match with the existing documents.

  • Candidates are advised to have a look at the list of Entrance Exams applicable for M.Tech, for various Universities.

  • Candidates should also make sure they qualify in the Education Eligibility criteria with the minimum required marks. 

Entrance Exams For Master of Technology [M.Tech]

See Various Master of Technology [M.Tech] Colleges in India

Fee Structure of Master of Technology [M.Tech] in India

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Fee Structure by State for Master of Technology [M.Tech]

All Over India

Public Colleges
₹ 723 (Minimum Fee) (Maximum Fee) ₹ 2.81 Lakh
 
₹ 1.10 Lakh (Average Fee)
Private Colleges
₹ 56,000 (Minimum Fee) (Maximum Fee) ₹ 3.22 Lakh
 
₹ 1.71 Lakh (Average Fee)

Andhra Pradesh

Public Colleges
₹ 54,991 ₹ 3.50 Lakh
 
₹ 60,000
Private Colleges
₹ 30,000 ₹ 7.14 Lakh
 
₹ 1.14 Lakh

Assam

Public Colleges
₹ 75,312 ₹ 1.03 Lakh
 
₹ 90,740
Private Colleges
₹ 1.40 Lakh ₹ 2.40 Lakh
 
₹ 1.60 Lakh

Bihar

Public Colleges
₹ 27,225 ₹ 1.65 Lakh
 
₹ 1.25 Lakh

Chhattisgarh

Public Colleges
₹ 72,500 ₹ 1.88 Lakh
 
₹ 1.49 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 64,000 ₹ 1.96 Lakh
 
₹ 1.45 Lakh

Goa

Public Colleges
₹ 32,760 ₹ 1.65 Lakh
 
₹ 35,000

Gujarat

Public Colleges
₹ 5,000 ₹ 19 Lakh
 
₹ 2.54 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 20,000 ₹ 4.08 Lakh
 
₹ 1.70 Lakh

Haryana

Public Colleges
₹ 18,638 ₹ 1.87 Lakh
 
₹ 1.20 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 47,360 ₹ 3.20 Lakh
 
₹ 1.51 Lakh

Himachal Pradesh

Public Colleges
₹ 55,700 ₹ 1.92 Lakh
 
₹ 1.92 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 80,000 ₹ 2.32 Lakh
 
₹ 1.65 Lakh

Jammu And Kashmir

Public Colleges
₹ 42,030 ₹ 1.60 Lakh
 
₹ 1.57 Lakh

Jharkhand

Public Colleges
₹ 55,300 ₹ 1.92 Lakh
 
₹ 99,800
Private Colleges
₹ 1.65 Lakh ₹ 3.09 Lakh
 
₹ 3.09 Lakh

Karnataka

Public Colleges
₹ 25,000 ₹ 1.53 Lakh
 
₹ 59,690
Private Colleges
₹ 18,000 ₹ 7.08 Lakh
 
₹ 1.70 Lakh

Kerala

Public Colleges
₹ 16,525 ₹ 2.82 Lakh
 
₹ 63,600
Private Colleges
₹ 70,000 ₹ 3.63 Lakh
 
₹ 2.37 Lakh

Madhya Pradesh

Public Colleges
₹ 22,560 ₹ 1.80 Lakh
 
₹ 1.12 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 45,600 ₹ 4.50 Lakh
 
₹ 1.20 Lakh

Maharashtra

Public Colleges
₹ 3,240 ₹ 3.80 Lakh
 
₹ 1 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 19,327 ₹ 8.85 Lakh
 
₹ 1.60 Lakh

Meghalaya

Public Colleges
₹ 41,880 ₹ 1.54 Lakh
 
₹ 1.54 Lakh

Orissa

Public Colleges
₹ 50,700 ₹ 2.63 Lakh
 
₹ 57,800
Private Colleges
₹ 60,000 ₹ 4.22 Lakh
 
₹ 1.50 Lakh

Punjab

Public Colleges
₹ 24,920 ₹ 3.91 Lakh
 
₹ 1.12 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 45,000 ₹ 6.77 Lakh
 
₹ 1.60 Lakh

Rajasthan

Public Colleges
₹ 35,000 ₹ 2.32 Lakh
 
₹ 1.29 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 45,000 ₹ 9.73 Lakh
 
₹ 1.41 Lakh

Tamil Nadu

Public Colleges
₹ 20,000 ₹ 4.50 Lakh
 
₹ 90,440
Private Colleges
₹ 21,000 ₹ 9.60 Lakh
 
₹ 1 Lakh

Telangana

Public Colleges
₹ 8,730 ₹ 4.10 Lakh
 
₹ 60,000
Private Colleges
₹ 30,000 ₹ 11.40 Lakh
 
₹ 1.14 Lakh

Tripura

Public Colleges
₹ 48,000 ₹ 1.63 Lakh
 
₹ 1.63 Lakh

Uttar Pradesh

Public Colleges
₹ 2,428 ₹ 2.72 Lakh
 
₹ 92,000
Private Colleges
₹ 28,400 ₹ 48 Lakh
 
₹ 1.74 Lakh

Uttarakhand

Public Colleges
₹ 39,550 ₹ 3.84 Lakh
 
₹ 86,285
Private Colleges
₹ 48,000 ₹ 2.46 Lakh
 
₹ 1.60 Lakh

West Bengal

Public Colleges
₹ 1,700 ₹ 2.10 Lakh
 
₹ 20,000
Private Colleges
₹ 45,000 ₹ 3 Lakh
 
₹ 1.90 Lakh

Master of Technology [M.Tech] Reviews

Anitha
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
6/10
  • One should complete Btech. and should apply either through AP PGECET or gate  to get the admission in Andhra University.
  • I got it through AP PGECET .
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Kavita
Master of Technology [M.Tech], batch of 2012
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

Minimum 60% of bachelor degree or GATE score are the eligibility criteria to get the admission in this college. The cutoff is around 60%.

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Arihenthgautam
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Software Engineering), batch of 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

The minimum eligibility criteria for Mtech Software Engineering(5 yrs Integrated) course is 60% in higher secondary(12th) or junior college.

Admission Procedure:

Step 1: You have to fill-in the application form which you can get from any of VIT campus or you can Apply online here. http://vit.ac.in/admissions (Applications issuing starts in the month of April) and courier it to mentioned Adress in the application package.

Step 2: Based on your cutoff marks you will be shortlisted.if you are shortlisted you will receive a message with counseling date from VIT.

Step 3: Based on your cutoff you are ranked and counseling will be done in rank wise.

Cutoffs:

The minimum cutoff is 65% in (Physics, Chemistry, and Maths), but you must have a minimum of 75% so that you can think of getting Shortlisted.if have above 80% definitely you will get Shortlisted.

 

 

 

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