M.Tech Electrical Engineering
About M.Tech Electrical Engineering
Tech in Electrical Engineering is a postgraduate program which is of a total of 2 years duration, divided into four semesters. The candidates who have pursued a degree in Bachelors of Technology (B. Tech) in any stream can pursue a course in M. Tech in Electrical Engineering. Through this course, the students are provided with a curriculum of the specialized concept of Electrical Engineering with in-depth theoretical and practical knowledge of Electrical concepts. The various areas of Electrical which are covered by M. Tech in Electrical Engineering course include Vehicular Technology, Electro-optics, Laser Technology, Remote Sensing, Ferro Electronics, etc.
The selection of candidates for admission to M. Tech in EE course is done either through direct admission or through a national level entrance exam such as Gate or TANCET. The average course fee for M. Tech in Electrical ranges somewhere between 50k to 2 lakh depending on the type of Institute.
M. Tech Electrical Engineering Course Highlights
The major highlights of the M. Tech Electrical Engineering course are given in the table below:
2 years (4 semesters)
INR 50K- 2 lakh
Must be graduate in B. Tech/ BE from a recognised Institute
Minimum Aggregate Required
Merit-Based, Entrance Exam
INR 3 to 6 LPA
Power Engineers, Broadcast Engineer, Telecommunication Engineer, Design Engineer, Consultant, Researcher, etc.
M.Tech Electrical Engineering Eligibility Criteria
The candidates who wish to pursue a degree in M.Tech Electrical Engineering must fulfill certain eligibility criteria in order to get eligible for the course. Though the eligibility criteria for admission to M. Tech Electrical Engineering differs from college to college, there are certain minimum eligibility criteria which the candidates must fulfill for admission.
The eligibility criteria required for admission to M. Tech Electrical Engineering are given below:
- The candidates must have pursued a degree in Bachelors of Engineering (B. Tech/ BE) in any stream of Engineering including CSE/ECE/ Mining/ Agricultural Engineering/ Civil/ EEE, from a recognized Institute.
- The candidate must have acquired a minimum aggregate of 50% (45% for the reserved candidates) in the qualifying examination.
- The candidates who are appearing for the final exam or waiting for the final result can also apply for admission to M. Tech Electrical Engineering course.
While some college offers admission to the M. Tech Electrical Engineering program on the basis of merit obtained by the student in a National level entrance exam (GATE), some of the colleges also conduct their own entrance exam for testing the eligibility of students for admission. Based on the merit obtained by the student in the qualifying exam or an entrance exam, the shortlisted candidates are called for the university level test in which their proficiency in terms of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics Concept, Aptitude, and Reasoning are evaluated. Based on the performance of the student in the entrance exam, the qualified candidates are further called for the personal interview round conducted by the colleges. Based on the overall marks obtained by the student in the entrance exam and the interview round, the eligible candidates are offered admission to the program.
M.Tech Electrical Engineering Syllabus
The semester wise syllabus for M. Tech Electrical Engineering program has been given in the table below
Advanced Engineering Mathematics
Advanced Power System
Microprocessor and computing
Fundamentals of control system
Open Elective I
M.Tech Electrical Engineering Career Options and Job Prospects
After completing a course in M. Tech Electrical Engineering, the candidates can opt for various career opportunities and job prospects. The candidates who have pursued a degree in M. Tech Electrical Engineering can go for either a government-based or a private based Tech-based industry The various job options which the candidates can off after pursuing a degree in M. Tech Electrical Engineering includes Power Engineers, Broadcast Engineer, Telecommunication Engineer, Design Engineer, Consultant, Researcher, etc. The starting salary of a candidate for M. Tech Electrical Engineering ranges between INR 3 to 6 LPA.