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    M Tech Electrical Engineering

    About M.Tech Electrical Engineering

    M. 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 specialised concept of Electrical Engineering with in-depth theoretical and practical knowledge of Electrical concept. 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 in 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)

    Fee Structure

    INR 50K- 2 lakh

    Exam Type

    Per Semester


    Must be graduate in B. Tech/ BE from a recognised Institute

    Minimum Aggregate Required


    Admission Process

    Merit-Based, Entrance Exam

    Starting Salary

    INR 3 to 6 LPA

    Job Options

    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 fulfil 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 fulfil 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 recognised 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.

    Admission Process

    While some college offers admission to 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 EE Course Fees

    The course fee for M. Tech Electrical Engineering depends on various factors such as the type of the institute,  the popularity/ ranking of the institute, and the merit/ scholarship earned by the student. For instance, the student having higher marks in the entrance exam will be provided higher scholarship, accounting for a lower course fee as compared to students with direct admission. On the other hand,  the government based institutes will have much lower fees as compared to private institutes. On average, the course fee for M. Tech Electrical Engineering program ranges somewhere in between INR 50k to 2 lakh.

    M.Tech Electrical Engineering Syllabus

    The semester wise syllabus for M. Tech Electrical Engineering program has been given in the table below:

    Semester I

    Semester II

    Advanced Engineering Mathematics

    Power system, devices and protection

    Advanced Power System

    Power system networking

    Microprocessor and computing

    Power system measurement

    Fundamentals of  control system

    Thesis paper

    Electromechanical device

    Open Elective II

    Open Elective I




    Semester III

    Semester IV

    Open Elective III

    Evaluation of project and Viva



    Open Elective IV

    Training and Internship

    Evaluation of Project


    evolutionary technique  and model simulation 


    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 in between INR 3 to 6 LPA.

    FAQs about M.Tech EEE

    What are the top colleges offering M.Tech Electrical Engineering courses ?

    Following are some of the top colleges offering Engineering courses : Indian Institute of Technology (Chennai) , Indian School of Mines (Dhanbad) , Institute of Chemical Technology (Mumbai) , Indian Institute of Technology (Kanpur) , Indian Institute of Technology (Jodhpur). You can explore these colleges on our website to check if they offer M.Tech Electrical Engineering or not.

    I want admission in M.Tech Electrical Engineering. Do I have to clear any exams for that ?

    BITS Higher Degree Entrance Test , Gujarat Post Graduate Common Entrance Test , Banasthali University Aptitude Test , ITM National Entrance and Scholarship Test , Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test are some of the exams that you can appear for to get admission in M.Tech Electrical Engineering courses.

    What is the average fee for the course M.Tech Electrical Engineering ?

    The average fee for M.Tech Electrical Engineering is INR 50K-2 Lakh per year.

    What are the popular specializations related to M.Tech Electrical Engineering ?

    Some of the popular specializations for Master of Engineering-M.E. are : Computer Integrated Manufacturing , Manufacturing Engineering , Biotechnology , Electronics and Communication , Water Resources Engineering.

    What is the duration of the course M.Tech Electrical Engineering ?

    M.Tech Electrical Engineering is a 2 year course.
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    Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

    Dear Student,

    Vishwakarma Institute of Technology does not provide M.Tech in Electrical Engineering. However, you can find in Electronics & Communication Engineering at VIT, Pune. 

    There are several other premier institutes where you can take admission to M.Tech in Electrical Engineering. To know more, check Top Colleges in India for M.Tech Electrical Engineering. You can also take admission to IITs, NITs, and other premier institutes through various entrance exams. Check the List of M.Tech Entrance Exams for more details.

    Meanwhile, if you want to know about complete details for M.Tech admission in India such as dates, eligibility, process, etc.,, you can check the M.Tech Admission Process.

    You can also fill the Common Application Form on our website for admission-related assistance. You can also reach us through our IVRS Number - 1800-572-9877.


    Navneet, Student / Alumni

    LPU is good for Mechatronics. Good placements in a core company as well as a software company.other than participating in different events like a go-kart, project expo, entertainment events like one India, one world, etc. Practical-based learning and valuable guest lectures also.LPU provides ample opportunities to every one of the eligible students to secure a good placement. Zee News Survey rated us as 11th Best in India in Placements. Top companies visited for placements: Volkswagon, Voltas, Anglo-Eastern Ship Mgt., Asahi India, Rockman (Hero group), Dharam Consulting, Samundra, Indo-MIM, Sandhar Technologies, JK Lakshmi Cement, Maruti, Lava, XL Dynamics, Asahi India, Cleanmax Solar, Elgi Equipments, etc.Above 70% placements. Highest Package: Rs 7.9 LPA from Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India Rs 7.5 LPA from Wilmar InternationalApart from their placements, LPU also provides rich support to its students to focus on their entrepreneurship projects that can help the student set up their own businesses. For more details, you may refer to the LPU website.

    payel karmakar, Student / Alumni

    i have complte my graduation from open university, but i want bpd(physical education) course after graduation, wht can i do nd which form i wil fillup in this yer. plz help me

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