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Academic Programmes
  • M.Tech. Computer and Information Science
  • M.Tech. Software Engineering
  • M.Tech Computer Science with Specialization in Embedded Systems
  • Ph.D.

M.Tech. Computer and Information Science

The Department of Computer Science offers two M.Tech. Programmes approved by the All India Council for Technical Education. The M.Tech. in Computer & information Science is intended to develop Human Resources for System Integration, Data Base Design & Administration, Information Technology Enabled Services, etc. It is a cross migratory programme where any engineering graduate can enroll, with limited entry to post graduates in Science.

  • First class ( 60% marks ) or percentage equivalent of GPA in B.E / B.Tech in any discipline or AMIETE / AMIE or in M.Sc Physics with Electronics as special subject or in M.Sc Mathematics .
  • A valid GATE score.

M.Tech. Software Engineering

The M.Tech in Software Engineering is intended to train Computer Engineers to become Software Engineers and professionals, expected to lead software design and development teams, with good proficiency in testing, verification and validation. Software functionality as well as methodology is given adequate importance in the course content.

  • First class B.Sc ( Engg ) or B.Tech degree ( 60% marks ) or percentage equivalent of GPA in Computer Science / Information Technology or AMIETE / AMIE ( CS ) or M.Sc in Computer Science / Computer Software / Operational Research and Computer applications or MCA.
  • A valid GATE score or a score in the DAT where GATE qualified candidate are not available.


Five seats each of the M.Tech Computer and Information Science and M.Tech Software Engineering programs are reserved respectively for candidates sponsored by the Department of Technical Education and research organizations of the central / state Govts. or Computer Industry. The sponsored candidates must have been in employment with their sponsor for at least three years, working in an area related to computers at the time of submitting the application. Applicants under this category are not required to have a GATE score.

One of the five seats in M.Tech Software Engineering is reserved exclusively for a DRDO candidate and this candidate is exempted from DAT, provided he / she is otherwise qualified.

M.Tech Computer Science with Specialization in Embedded Systems

The M.Tech in Computer Science with Specialization in Embedded Systems, is designed to gain specialized knowledge related to the design and development of embedded systems. The Program is targeted to working professionals interested in gaining expertise in Embedded systems that these days become ever more intelligent and distributed, as also more complex and interdependent.

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