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Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai - Admission 2022 Chennai , Tamil Nadu

 ESTD 1959
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Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai Admission

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras is popularly known as IIT Madras. It was established in 1959. IIT Madras offers various undergraduate and postgraduate courses such as B.Tech, M.Tech. M.Sc, M.A, and Ph.D.

  • Admission to the B.Tech course is on the basis of JEE Main examination score followed by JoSAA counseling
  • For the final admission, the candidate should have cleared both JEE Main and JEE Advanced.
  • Admission to the M.Tech course is on the basis of GATE examination score.
  • Admission to the M.Sc course is on the basis of JAM examination score.
  • Admission to the MA course is on the basis of HSEE (Humanities & Social Science Entrance Exam) score. This exam is conducted by the institute.
  • Admission to the Ph.D. course is on the basis of GATE, CSIR-NET or UGC-NET score which is followed by counseling at the institute level.


IIT Madras Courses and Eligibility:






Aerospace Engineering


Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Ocean Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Engineering Design

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Candidate should have scored minimum 75% marks in 10+2.


Developmental Studies

English Language

Candidate should have scored minimum 60% marks in 10+2.



Computational & Experimental Mechanics

Petroleum Engineering

Biomedical Engineering

Chemical Engineering


Building Technology & Construction

Hydraulic & water resources




Computer Science & Engineering

Communication and signal processing

Power systems & power electronics

Microelectronics & VLSI Design

Control & Instrumentation

Microelectronics & Photonics

Integrated Circuits & Systems

Industrial Mathematics & scientific computing

Thermal Engineering

Manufacturing Engineering

Metallurgical and materials engineering

Ocean engineering

Functional materials

Catalysis Technology

Clinical engineering

Candidate should have passed Bachelors degree in relevant specialization with 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA. (55% for SC/ST/PH)





Candidate should have passed Bachelors degree in relevant specialization with 55% marks

M.S (By Research)



Candidate should have B.E./B.Tech. Degree in relevant specialization.



Humanities & Social Science


Candidate should have a dual degree or Masters degree in relevant specialization with minimum 6.5 CGPA.


Entrance Exam Dates:



Entrance Exam

Entrance Exam Date


JEE Main and JEE Advanced

Online – April 15 and 16, 2018

Offline – April 8, 2018



February 03, 04, 10 and 11, 2018






February 11, 2018

IIT Madras Application Procedure 2018
The application procedure for undergraduate courses:
  • Visit the JEE Main official website.
  • At home page click on the apply link.
  • Register yourself with a valid mobile number and e-mail address.
  • Read all the information carefully on information bulletin.
  • click on ``Proceed'' tab.
  • Fill all the necessary details.
  • Scanned copies of the following documents need to be uploaded: signature, thumb impression, and photograph.
  • The application fee can be paid through Credit/Debit Cards or e-challan. The application fee is INR 1000 and INR 500 for Girls.

Indian Institute of Technology - Admission Reviews

5 years ago

Anonymous B.Tech Student

One of the pioneers in technical education 4/5

IIT Madras is one the top and premier education provider in technical education ( and I just love the college campus, faculties, infrastructure, curriculum etc.
Admission Admission Difficulty: Medium

Selection Procedure: Based on School / 12th Class Result

Admission Criteria: Scored well enough in JEE exam both mains and advance. Was allotted this college by central counselling.

4 years ago

Alexi L BSc Student

Remembering those days 4/5

I did my graduation in Nursing from this college this college is under NTR University and this is a 4 years course and the total fees is Rs.. 3.5 Lac and total 4 years Hostel fees was Rs.. 1.5 Lac and there were 40 students in our batch

Selection Procedure: Based on School / 12th Class Result
6 years ago

Abhijeet Dhal B.Tech Student

Overview 5/5

The infrastructure and opportunities in IIT Madras is one of the best in India. Being situated in one of the metropolis of India (Chennai) certainly add to its benefit. Chennai is also known as a important automobiles, manufacturing, IT and transportation hub. Campus is a beautiful wooded area in the heart of the city. There are state of the art laboratories, library, cafeteria and sports facilities.
Admission Admission Difficulty: Hard

Selection Procedure: State / National Entrance Exams

Admission Criteria: GATE Score: 540/800 All India Ranking: 1380 Reson for choosing: Good infrastructure and opportunities, Chennai is a safe and good city to live in

5 years ago

Vikky B.Tech Student

Collage review and ratings 5/5

Awesome collage which give importance to extra curriculum with studies. Collage mainly focus on research work. Best environment to grasp knowledge. Various functions are conducted throughout the year and student can grow in the choice of his field. Proud to be an iitian
Admission Admission Difficulty: Hard

Selection Procedure: State / National Entrance Exams

Admission Criteria: Gate score required to enter into building technology and construction management is around 750 out of1000. And the all India rank should be around 500 . To get in structures air below 400 is required

4 years ago

Saipraneeth Reddy MBA Student

My College Experience 4/5

My college has provided me a very good environment for learning. The faculty, resources, clubs and societies are the highlight of this institution.

Selection Procedure: State / National Entrance Exams
4 years ago

Piyush Adwani B.Tech Student

Most prestigious college in India!! 5/5

IIT Madras is counted among the most valued and prestigious institutions in India. It is the best institutional system for technical education with the bestest facilities for its students.

Selection Procedure: State / National Entrance Exams
4 years ago

Abhinandhan B.Tech Student

Its amazing college 4/5

For course the professors were awesome.We can interact with them and they help us a lot. In labs and practicals they help a lot to gain knowledge and clear our doubts
4 years ago

Nayan Khare B.Tech Student

Best Engineering Institute in India!!! 5/5

IIT Madras does not need any description. The name itself speaks for itself. It is India's most prestigious university. One can go and Google to find out all the details about the University. It is best in terms of education, campus life, placements and all other things.

Latest News & Articles

The campus placement programmes at IIT Madras has commenced from December 1, 2018. The institute is considered to be one of the best engineering institutes of India and attracts various top companies. The institute is being visited by the best companies due to niche talent in fast emerging technologies such as data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence. The institute will also be visited by Google and McKinsey after a gap of three years. Apart from IIT Madras, the placement programmes at IIT Delhi has also commenced. This year nearly 326 companies ...Read more

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) has collaborated with Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) to enhance the operational life cycle of existing platforms and minimize operation cost by optimum use of offshore survey requirements. According to the statement issued by the institute, “The IIT Madras is going to develop a database management system for all the 280-plus platforms of the ONGC and develop software for Structural Integrity Management System (SIMS) as well.” The statement also notified that considerable efforts had been ...Read more

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