M.Tech Electrical Engineering (M.Tech EEE)

Updated By Diksha Sharma on 25 Nov, 2020

Average Duration
2 years
Average Fee
60 K-2 L INR annual
Exams Accepted
GATE, CUCET, Karnataka PGCET ...

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:

Level

Post-graduation

Duration

2 years (4 semesters)

Fee Structure

INR 50K- 2 lakh

Exam Type

Per Semester

Eligibility 

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

Minimum Aggregate Required

50%

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

Project

Seminar

Seminar

Semester III

Semester IV

Open Elective III

Evaluation of project and Viva

Project

Seminar

Open Elective IV

Training and Internship

Evaluation of Project

-

evolutionary technique  and model simulation 

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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.

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FAQs about M.Tech Electrical Engineering

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 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.

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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