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GATE - 2015

Opening Date for Online Registration - 1st Sep 2014

losing Date for Online Registration - 1st Oct 2014

Dates of Exam - 31st jan, 1st, 7th, 8th and 14th Feb 2015

for Detailshttp://gate.iitk.ac.in/GATE2015/



CCMT (Centralized Counselling for M.Tech.) 2014

(CCMT) is an admission process for providing a centralized platform for the students to apply for 

M.Tech. programmes, based on their GATE score, in various NITs across the country and some 

Centrally Funded Technical Institutions. 

Last Date of online Registration - 19th May 2014

The choice of M.Tech Programmes for B.Tech Biotechnology students in various NITs is :


Dr. B.R Ambedkar Institute of Tech, Jalandhar

M.Tech. Chemical Engineering

 

Indian Inst. of Information Tech, Allahabad

M.Tech  Bioinformatics

M.Tech-PhD dual degree programme in Bioinformatics

 

Malaviya National Inst. of Tech, Jaipur

M.Tech  Civil Engineering

M.Tech  Environmental Engineering


Maulana Azad Inst. of Tech, Bhopal

M.Tech  Biotechnology

M.Tech  Green Technology

M.Tech  Bioinformatics

M.Tech  Computational & Systems Biology

 

Motilal Nehru National Inst. of Technology, Allahabad

M.Tech  Biomedical Engineering

M.Tech  Biotechnology

 

National Inst. of Tech,  Arunachal Pd.

M.Tech  Appropriate Tech & Entrepreneurship

 

National Inst. of Tech, Calicut

M.Tech  Industrial Engineering and Management


National Inst. of Tech, Durgapur

M.Tech  Biotechnology

M.Tech  Environmantal Sc. and Tech.

M.Tech  Operational Research

 

National Inst. of Tech, Hamirpur

M.Tech  Energy Technology


National Inst. of Tech, Karnataka (Surathkal)

M.Tech  Chemical Plant Design

M.Tech  Industrial  Biotechnology

M.Tech  Industrial Pollution Control

M.Tech  Environmental Engineering

M.Tech  Computational Mathematics

 

National Inst. of Tech, Kurukshetra

M.Tech  Environmental Engineering

M.Tech  Nanotechnology

M.Tech  Material Science and Nanotech.

 

National Inst. of Tech, Raipur

M.Tech  Industrial Engineering and Management

 

National Inst. of Tech, Rourkela

M.Tech  Biotechnology

 M.Tech  Bio-Medical Engineering

M.Tech  Mining Engineering


National Inst. of Tech, Tiruchirapalli

M.Tech  Environmental Engineering

M.Tech  Energy Engineering


National Inst. of Tech, Warangal

M.Tech  Environmental Engineering





Jawaharlal Nehru University - M.Tech. Biotechnology Programme - 2014-15

M.Tech Biotechnology programme being offered by the following participating Universities:
1. ANNA UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI
2. COCHIN UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, KOCHI, KERALA
3. WEST BENGAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, KOLKATA.
TOTAL SEATS - 49
PATTERN - Writen Exam (3hrs duration)
(Only those candidates who have passed the qualifying examination in 2010 or there after including those who
are appearing in 2012 are eligible to apply. In other words, those who have passed the qualifying examination PRIOR
to 2010 are NOT eligible to apply.)

Date of issue of Application Forms : February 07, 2014
3. Last date for submission of completed Application Forms : 28th March, 2014
4. Date and time of Entrance Examination : May 19th, 2014
For detail log on http://www.jnu.ac.in




CSIR-UGC-JRF/NET (DECEMBER AND JUNE)
Date of Entrance Examination - Mid December and Mid June
Sale of application form -  August and February

http://www.csirhrdg.res.in/mainnetdec12.pdf




Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research 

MS programme (In Evolutionary and Organismal Biology)
Eligibilty:
Candidates with an M Sc., B E, B Tech, M E, M Tech or MBBS are eligible to apply;
They should have at least 50% in their highest University examination, and should also have qualified in the
GATE / UGC - CSIR - NET, JRF / ICMR, JRF / JEST / or any other equivalent national level entrance examination.
Scholarships: M S / M S (Engg.) students receive scholarships of Rs. 16,000. 
Last date for receipt of applications: March End
For detail: http://www.jncasr.ac.in/admit/index.php?admit_id=22




DBT-JRF

Department of Biotechnology
Important Dates:
Issue of application form -  February  
Last date for submission of form -  March 
Entrance Tests - April 
For detail log on http://oasis.mkcl.org/bet/StaticPages/ImpDates.aspx




IISc. BANGALORE 

There are 3 different kinds of courses being conducted in IISc.
i. Research Programme [Ph D / M Sc (Engg)]
ii.Course Programme [ME /M Tech]
iii.Integrated Ph.D Programme 
For B.Tech-Biotech Students aspiring to get admission in IISc. there is only first option available i.e.
i. Research Programme [Ph D / M Sc (Engg)] - divided into 2 categories.



a. Ph D in Science Faculty:
Students of B.Tech-Biotech are directly eligible for Ph.D programmes in the fields of:
Biochemistry, Ecological Sciences,  Microbiology & Cell Biology,
Molecular Biophysics,Molecular Reproduction, Development & Genetics.

They can also apply for inter-disciplinary fields (clearly mentioned in IISc. site):
Inorganic & Physical Chemistry,  Mathematical Sciences(interdisciplinary),
Neuroscience, Physics(Biocrystallo-graphy).


b. M Sc. (Engg) and Ph.D in Engineering Faculty:
Nanoscience and Engineering (Interdisciplinary programme) - clearly mentioned
Materials Engineering (MT)- clearly mentioned
Centre for Sustainable Technologies (ST)- clearly mentioned
Centre for Product Design & Manufacturing (PD)


ELIGIBILITY 
i.  Applicants possessing a minimum  of second class in B.Tech are eligible to apply.
ii. Qualifying in one of the following appropriate tests is mandatory for the candidates:
    GATE 2011/2012 or CSIR-UGC-NET for JRF; or DBT JRF; or ICMR JRF; or IISc Entrance Test.
iii. Candidates with B.Tech who may not have qualified in any of the above mentioned National
      Entrance Tests but possess an excellent academic record right from 10th Standard onwards may
      be considered for admission to a limited number of seats in Ph D programme in Engineering Faculty.
IMPORTANT DATES:
Issue of application forms (through Canara Bank and at II.Sc.) - Nov - Dec
For detail log on http://admissions.iisc.ernet.in/web/Default.aspx?ses



Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) 

M.Tech in Computational and Systems Biology
PATTERN:  Written exam and Interview.
Qualification:
a) Master's Degree in any branch of Sciences including Biological.
c) B.Tech or B.E. or equivalent degree in any branch of Engineering, B.Pharma degree or equivalent.
d) 55% marks in the qualifying degree and Mathematics till class XII is Compulsory.
Important Dates:
Last date for receipt of Application Form: Mid March
Date of Exam: Mid May 
For detail log on http://www.jnu.ac.in/Admission/MTechBiotech11.pdf



Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Tech. and Sciences (Deemed Univ.), Allahabad.
M. Tech Biotechnology (Genomics & Proteomics)
M. Tech Biotechnology (Industrial Microbiology)
M. Tech Biotechnology (Bioprocess Tech.)
M. Tech Bioinformatics
M.Tech. Food Technology (Food Process Engineering) 
PATTERN: Written Exam and Interview.
ELIGIBILITY: 55% marks(50%-SC/ST)

IMPORTANT DATES
Sale of Prospectus and Application Form - January Approx.
Entrance test for Postgraduate Programmes. June Approx.



Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad
(25% seats for outstation students)
M.Tech. (Biotechnology)
M.Tech. (Nano science and Technology)
M.Sc.     (Environmental Biotechnology)
M.Tech. ( Environmental Management)
PATTERN: Admissions are made through an entrance test conducted by J N T University.
NOTIFICATION- End of March
Date of Exam- 1st week of May.
For detail log on http://www.jntu.ac.in/index.php



Jadavpur University, Calcutta
M.Tech. Food Technology 

M.Tech Bio-Chemical Engineering

PATTERN: Admissions are made through an entrance test.
For detail log on http://www.jaduniv.edu.in/index.php



IIT- ROORKEE
M.Tech. Nanotechnology (NTC);  CODE-51 ;
No. of Seats- 10-15.
Eligibility- B.Tech-Biotech are eligible.
(Assistantship @ Rs. 8000/- per month may be awarded to GATE qualified candidates.
The merit list of candidates shall be based on 70% normalized GATE marks and 30% interview / written marks)

IMPORTANT DATES (probable)
The Application Form available from- March Mid
Interview/Written Test- May.

For detail log on http://www.iitr.ac.in/admissions/pages/Postgraduate.html



IIT-KHARAGPUR
Joint M.Tech- Ph.D Programme
i. Biotechnology & Biochemical Engg.
ii.Applied Botany.
iii.Materials Science and Engineering.
Eligibility- B.Tech-Biotech are eligible.
Selection is based on performance in GATE and Personal Interview of short-listed candidates.
Marks obtained in GATE and in personal interview will have 70% and 30% weightage respectively.
Personal interview will be held to test  the following:
(a) Motivation and aptitude for the programme.
(b) Oral communication skills.
(c)  Skills in basic science, engineering, and relevant areas.


IMPORTANT DATES (Tentative)
Application form available from- March
Last date for submission of online Application Form -Mid April
Announcement of short listed candidates for interview/ test- May
Ph. Office : +91-3222-2882247
http://gate.iitkgp.ac.in/mtech/afcofc.html



Thapar University, Patiala

M. Tech. Biotechnology 
PATTERN: First preference given to the candidates with GATE score.

(any seats vacant shall be filled through entrance)

Last date for receipt of Application form - 4 June 2014

http://thapar.edu/content.html



SRM University, Tamil Nadu
M.Tech.
Bioinformatics, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Environmental Engineering,

Food and Nutritional Biotechnology, Genetic Engineering.
M.S.
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
ADMISION PROCEDURE:
Admission to M.Tech program will be on the basis of performance in the All India Engineering Entrance Examination

of SRM University. Candidates with valid GATE score can also apply for admission.Candidates, on the basis of the

merit list, will be called for counseling.
(Admission to the M.S. program will be based on the marks obtained by the candidate in the relevant UG degree program

 from approved universities and performance in interview.)
Last date for receipt of filled-in application - March End

Ph: +91-44 - 2741 7400, +91-44-2741 7402

http://www.srmuniv.ac.in/admission.php?page=admission_for_engineering



Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Tamil Nadu
M. Tech. Biotechnology
M. Tech. Biomedical Engineering
PATTERN: Written exam and preference given to the candidates with GATE score.
Qualification:
Minimum of 50% marks.
B.Tech. degree in Biotechnology / Industrial Biotechnology / Bio-chemical Engineering
Important Dates:
Last Date of receipt of Application Forms-  March Mid
Entrance Examination: April Mid
http://www.vit.ac.in/admissions.asp
Phone:  + 91-416-220 2125




Manipal University
M. Tech Biomedical Engineering
M. Tech Industrial Biotechnology
PATTERN: Entrance Examination.
syllabus:http://www.manipal.edu/Admissions/IndianAdmissions/OnlineEntranceTest/Pages/Test%20Pattern.aspx
Last Date of receipt of Application Forms- May Mid
Details: http://www.manipal.edu/Admissions/IndianAdmissions/Pages/HowtoApply.aspx



Gautam Buddha University, Noida
M.Tech. (Biotechnology) with the following specializations
a. Genetic Engineering
b. Bioinformatics
c.  Food Technology
PATTERN: Written test
Eligibility Criteria : B. Tech. degree in Bioinformatics/ Genetic Engineering/
Food Engg or M.Sc. (Life Sciences) with minimum 50% marks (40% for SC/ST).
Last date for submission of Application form: Mid March Approx
Date of Exam: 29th May, 2011
http://www.gbu.ac.in/User_Pages/UAdmissions.aspx



Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad
M.Tech. Bio-Technology Engineering.
M.Tech. Bio-Medical Engineering
Admission via CCMT
http://www.mnnit.ac.in/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=65&Itemid=73



DELHI TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY  
M.Tech Bioinformatics

M.Tech Biomedical Engineering

M.Tech Industrial Biotechnology


Eligibility
i. A candidate who has passed B.Tech. (Biotechnology, Biochemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering
   or equivalent / M.Sc. Micro Biology / Biotechnology from any University recognised by UGC or equivalent
    thereto with a CGPA 6.75 on a 10 point scale or 60% marks.
ii. A candidate for admission to full time program must have qualified the GATE examination.
PATTERN: GATE Score and Interview
http://www.admissions.dce.edu/index.php




GITAM UNIVERSITY (Visakhapatnam Campus)
M.Tech. Biotechnology
PATTERN - Written test and counciling
Last date of receipt of filled in Applications - Mid March 
Online tests at different Centres - 16th April to May 
Contact: 0891 2840525/510/530
http://www.gitam.edu/admissions/index.php



MANAVRACHNA UNIVERSITY, Faridabad
M.Tech -Biotechnology
Qualification
Minimum 55% Marks or equivalent CGPA in B.Tech – Biotechnology or MSc – Biotechnology / Microbiology / Bio Chemisty /
Genetics / Botany / Zoology or MSc Bio Sciences from a recognised University or equivalent examination
Mode of admission
1st preference on the basis of merit in GATE and 2nd preference on the basis of merit in qualifying examination
Commencement of sale of Admission Brochure : Feb
http://info.mriu.edu.in/



M.Tech in Clinical engineering

Introduction
The M.Tech. (Clinical Engineering) program has an innovative approach of combining formal engineering training with
hands-on clinical exposure. It is a unique undertaking of the three institutes SCTIMST, IIT-Madras and CMC.
The selection will be done once a year on an All-India basis, probably in May, through a screening test and a personal
interview of eligible candidates. The syllabus for the screening test will be sent to eligible candidates well before the test.
Eligibility
B.Tech-Biotech and on the basis of GATE score. Please note that XL that was eligible until May 2010 admissions,

will no longer be eligible since BT is now available.
Details: www.biotech.iitm.ac.in/mcephd/?q=node/7



IIT-MUMBAI
M.Tech. Biosciences and Bioengineering (BM)

M.Tech. Environmental Science and Engineering
Eligibility- B.Tech-Biotech are eligible (GATE score required)
IMPORTANT DATES
Application Form available from- March 

http://www.iitb.ac.in/academic/pgprgm.html



IIT-DELHI
M.S. (Research) in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology
Eligibility- B.Tech-Biotech are eligible.
IMPORTANT DATES
Application Form available from- March

http://www.iitd.ac.in



Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Allahabad
M.Tech Bioinformatics


M.Tech-PhD dual degree programme in Bioinformatics

Admission via CCMT

(Out of the 28 seats available in the Bioinformatics, half are reserved for candidates from
 the bio stream and the other half are reserved for candidates from the other streams.)



Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Hyderabad
M.Tech Bioinformatics
Eligibility- BE/BTech in CS/IT/Biotech/Bioinformatics or Master's degree in Programming/Maths/Sciences.
PATTERN
Paper which comprises of three sections: 
Physics, Chemistry and Biology + Bioinformatics.
Students depending on their background are expected to attend any one section 
as a major and another section as a minor part. The questions will be multiple-choice.
IMPORTANT DATES
Application Form available from- March
Last date of issue & receipt of Application Form- March End
Exam Centres- Delhi, Banglore, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad
http://www.iiit.ac.in/academics/programmes/postgraduate/mtechbio
 


GAUTAM BUDDHA UNIVERSITY, NOIDA
M. Tech. (Biotechnology) 
Eligibility- B.Tech Biotech.
IMPORTANT DATES 
Application Form available from- March
http://www.gbu.ac.in/User_Pages/PGProgramme.aspx?WebsiteSource=SOM



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