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 L per annum
Similar Options of Study ME, MS
Average Salary Offered INR 6.74 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.

  • 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.

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.

  • 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:

  • 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 are 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 of more subject options and top universities.

  • 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]

Programs in 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) ₹ 19 Lakh
 
₹ 96,020 (Average Fee)
Private Colleges
₹ 18,000 (Minimum Fee) (Maximum Fee) ₹ 48 Lakh
 
₹ 1.29 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

Delhi

Public Colleges
₹ 723 ₹ 2.81 Lakh
 
₹ 1.10 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 56,000 ₹ 3.22 Lakh
 
₹ 1.71 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

Asha
Master of Technology [M.Tech], batch of 2011
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
7/10

Eligibility criteria is a four-year full-time degree course from a recognized university. I had written VTU PGCET to get into M.Tech at Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, [DSCE] Bangalore. Cutoffs depend on the PGCET Rank and number of seats available.

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POOJA
Master of Technology [M.Tech.] (Advanced Manufacturing), batch of 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Eligibility criteria for M.Tech admission is first class in B.Tech. By ranking according to marks obtained from B.Tech, I got admission for M.Tech in Er&Dcit,CDAC TRIVANDRUM with a specialization of VLSI&EMBEDDED SYSTEMS. I have written the GATE entrance exam, but I couldn't clear the exam.

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Sruthi
Master of Technology [M.Tech], batch of 2014
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
5/10

one of the best college for postgraduates in Tirupathi with good faculty and good infrastructure. Here management is good and also there is a placement.

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