Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) M.Tech
Admission is open to the Master of Technology Course, to all the candidates who have passed B.E /B.Tech. examinations (in relevant field) of this University or any other University recognized by this University or any other examinations recognised by this University as equivalent thereto.
The candidates must have passed the prescribed qualifying examinations with not less than 50% of the marks in the aggregate, in the examinations of the semesters considered for the declaration of class.
However, in the case of candidate belonging to SC/ST, the aggregate percentage of marks in the qualifying examinations shall not be less then 45%.
There shall be an Entrance Examination conducted by each Engineering College for admission to all its PG courses.The candidates, Part time or Full time, seeking admission in any of the Engineering Colleges affiliated to VTU shall have to take this examination.There shall be an admission committee for PG course in each college for each branch of PG studies consisting of the Principal of the College as Chairman, H.O.D. of the concerned department, one senior staff member of the concerned department, and one nominee of VTU as its member.The admission committee shall hold the concerned examination and shall conduct the interviews of the candidates. The Principals should approach the University for the nominee of VTU.
Based on the performance of the candidates in the Entrance Examination, merit of the qualifying examinations and performance in the interview, a rank list shall be prepared and admission shall be made in order of merit accordingly.
The candidates who are qualified in GATE examinations for the appropriate branch of engineering, shall be given priority,. However, for non - GATE seats and inter disciplinary courses they shall take the Entrance Examination along with other candidates.
If sufficient GATE qualified students are not available such seats shall be filled up from amongst the students who had appeared for entrance examination in the order of merit.
The maximum number of seats under various categories (Regular, sponsored candidates and SC/ST) shall be as per the intake sanctioned by the AICTE, State Govt. and VTU.
Members of the Teaching / Research staff / Teaching assistants, working in any engineering colleges recognised by AICTE either in the state of Karnataka or outside, who have put in preferably a minimum of 3 years of teaching experience on permanent category in engineering colleges, Polytechnic institutions / any other institutions imparting engineering education shall be eligible for admission to PG course, provided they are sponsored by the respective institutions as per procedure and fulfill the eligibility criteria mentioned above.
Members working in the State Govt./Central Govt./Quasi Govt. organizations/Public Sector industries/ Reputed Private industries, shall also be eligible to seek admissions to PG course provided they have put in a minimum of 3 years of working experience and shall be sponsored by concerned organisations subject to the provisions of rules mentioned above.
The Engineering graduates other than the graduates of any of the Universities of Karnataka State shall have to obtain Eligibility Certificates from the VTU to seek PG Engineering admissions in any of the engineering college affiliated to VTU.