Indian Institute of Technology Madras Chennai (IITM) - Admission


Chennai, Tamil Nadu


Chennai, Tamil Nadu

IIT Madras Admission 2023: Courses, Eligibility, Admission Process

Updated On - March 18 2023 by Abhinandan Singh

The Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) is a common entrance exam for candidates who want admission to undergraduate programmes of all IITs and ISM Dhanbad. For eligible in JEE (Advanced), the candidates have to first appear in the JEE (Main) conducted by JEE Apex Board, in the month of January or April. JEE(Advanced) is conducted by IITs in June. Only Top 1,50,000 scorers in JEE (Main), which includes students from all categories (GE, OBC (NCL), SC, ST and PD) will be eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced). The JEE (Advanced) consists of two objective type papers. Each paper has question from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects. Duration of each paper will be three hours. JEE Advanced Question papers will be available in both English and Hindi language.

More details are available at http://www.jeeadv.iitm.ac.in

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a national level entrance examination conducted by all the IITs and IISc to identify brilliant and motivated candidates for admission in Post-graduate courses in Engineering, Technology, Architecture and Pharmacy. Candidate can check information related to GATE through the announcements link and the GATE Brochure.

More details are available at http://gate.iitm.ac.in

IIT Madras M.Tech Admission 2023

IIT Madras M.Tech Admission
M.Tech.Aerospace Engineeringcandidate must have bachelor degree in relevant subject (B.E/ B.Tech) with minimum 6.5 CGPA (on 10 point scale) or 60% marks. Candidates from SC/ST/ PH category will be provided relaxation of 5%.
Applied Mechanics
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Science & Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
Ocean Engineering

Joint Admission Test for MSc (JAM)

The Joint Admission Test for MSc (JAM) is an all India level entrance exam conducted to provide admissions to various M. Sc. (Two Year) / M. Sc.-Ph. D. Dual Degree and other post-B. Sc. courses based on the performance in a single test and 'Science' as a career option for bright candidates from across the country.

IIT Madras M.Sc. Admission 2023 Course/Subject Wise Eligibility

IIT Madras M.Sc. Admission 2023
M.Sc.MathematicsBachelor’s degree in respective specialization with minimum 55% aggregate marks.

Humanities and Social Sciences Entrance Examination (HSEE)

The Humanities and Social Sciences Entrance Examination (HSEE) is an admission test for five year integrated Masters of Arts (M.A) course in the various disciplines such as English Studies and Development Studies. Class 12th passed candidates from whole India can apply for admission into this programme. This unique and innovative master level course started in 2007-08 is available only in IIT Madras.

More details are available at http://hsee.iitm.ac.in

IIT Madras M.A. Admission 2023 Course wise Eligibility

M.A.Developmental StudiesPassed 10+2 with 55% aggregate marks
English Studies

IIT Madras MBA Admissions 2023

Given below is the eligibility criteria for admission in MBA course at IIT Chennai:

  • Candidates with graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized University with a minimum of 60% marks (of all the years/semesters) or 6.0 CGPA on a 10 point scale or equivalent in the qualifying bachelor degree.
  • A relaxation of 5% in marks (i.e. min. 55%) or equivalent will be granted in CGPA (i.e. min. 5.50 on a 10-point scale) for the SC/ST candidates.

IT Madras MBA Selection Criteria

Candidates will be selected based on a valid CAT Exam score. Only those candidates who are shortlisted by the respective institute will be invited for the interview process (the Written Ability Test and Personal Interview). Foreign Candidates must have valid GMAT Score for admission in the MBA program. 

Graduates in any specialization with a valid CAT score and minimum of two years work experience can apply under sponsored category through proper channel.

Shortlisted candidates for the interview process will be announced at the official portal. After this, candidates have to upload copies of some important certificates. Candidates will be shortlisted based on the overall composite score. The composite score depends on:

  • CAT score
  • Past academic performance,
  • Work experience
  • Academic Diversity
  • Gender

The interview process will be conducted in five cities which are given below

  1. Chennai
  2. Kolkata
  3. Mumbai
  4. New Delhi
  5. Roorkee

Applicants have to give three preferences. The Institutes have the final right to hold or not to hold the interview process in any given location. 

MBAFinancePassed Graduation with 55% aggregate marks with valid CAT, GMAT score.

HR & OB  

Information Systems

Integrative Management

Marketing Operations

IIT Chennai (Formerly IIT Madras) Admission Highlights

IIT Chennai Admission Basic Information
Institute NameIndian Institute of Technology, Madras [IITM]
Type of InstituteAutonomous (Government)
NIRF Ranking1 [Engineering] & 15 [Management]
Basic Admission CriteriaEntrance Examination 
Hostel AccommodationYes
Placement Yes

IITM Admissions Contact Details

For B.Tech/M.Tech Admissions, contact
The Deputy Registrar (Academic)
Phone: +91 (44) 2257 8033, 2257 8035
Email: [email protected]
For MS/PhD Admissions, contact
The Deputy Registrar (Academic)
Phone: +91 (44) 2257 8033, 2257 8044
Email: [email protected]

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