List of Engineering Entrance Exams for PG in India: In India, to get admission in a top engineering college, it is mandatory to have a good score and a qualifying entrance exam marks. Exams like GATE are accepted nationwide for admissions in PG courses of engineering. Rank achieved by a candidate decides which college will accept his or her admission. Here, we have included a list of Engineering Entrance Exams for PG courses in India.
|Exam Name||Registration||Exam Date|
|GATE||Sep 01, 2018 to September 21, 2018||Feb 02, 2019 to Feb 10, 2019|
|IIT Delhi M. Tech Entrance Exam||March 2019 to April 2019 (Tentatively)||June 2019 (tentatively)|
|IITH PGEE||February 2019 (tentative)||April 2019 (tentative)|
|AP PGECET||March 2019 to April 2019 (tentative)||May 25 & May 26, 2019|
|SRMJEEE PG||October 27, 2018 to March 31, 2019||April 15 to April 25, 2019|
|JNU CEE M.tech||Feb 2019 (tentative)||May 2019 (tentative)|
|TS PGECET||March 13 to March 30, 2019||May 28 to May 31, 2019|
|Gujarat PGC||June- July 2019 (tentative)||July 2019|
1– GATE– Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is conducted by IITs each year. It’s a national level exam that tests the knowledge and skills of a candidate for PG courses. Top GATE score can be a doorway to top colleges like IITs or NITs. This annual exam is conducted in online mode only. If you are looking for admission in a top M.Tech institute, it is mandatory for you to have a four years degree of B.tech or B.E.
2- IIT Delhi M.tech Entrance Exam– Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi M.Tech Entrance Exam (IIT Delhi M.Tech Entrance Exam) is a university-level exam. This exam is conducted annually by the Indraprastha Institute Of Information Technology, Delhi. IIT Delhi accepts M. tech admission into three specializations which are Computer and Science Engineering (CSE), Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE), and Computational Biology (CB). To be eligible for this examination for engineering, it is mandatory to have a PCM background with 60% marks or 6.0 CGPA in Graduation.
3- IITH PGEE– International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad Postgraduate Entrance Examination (IITH PGEE) is conducted by IITH, Hyderabad annually for admissions in M.Tech programs. It’s a university level exam which requires four years of B.Tech or B.E. degree to be eligible for engineering courses. The mode of this exam is online. Once a student finishes the exam, he or she will have to go through the offline counseling process to be selected for the admissions.
4- AP PGECET– Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test (AP PGECET) is an annual examination which is conducted by Andhra University each year for the admissions in its M.Tech programs. The mode of this exam is Online whereas there will be a counseling process in online and offline mode both. After qualifying the counseling successfully the student will be selected for the admission.
5- SRMJEEE PG– SRM University is conducting this exam annually for the admissions in its M.Tech programs. Duration of this exam is 2.5 hours and it is mandatory to have a four years degree of B.E or B.tech with at least 50% of the aggregate marks. The mode of this exam is online and after the exam, the counseling process will be done in Offline mode. After qualifying the counseling process successfully, the student will be qualified for the admissions.
6- JNU CEE M.Tech– Jawahar Lal Nehru conducts Jawaharlal Nehru University Common Entrance Exam M.tech (JNU CEE M.tech) annually for the admissions in its M.tech programs. It is mandatory to score at least 55% marks in graduation with B.E. or B.tech specialization to be eligible for this examination. After qualifying the written exam, Candidates will have to attempt the counseling process. After the counseling, students will have to go through the document verification process.
7- TS PGECET– Telangana State Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test is conducted by Osmania University. The controlling body of this exam is Telangana State Council of Higher Education. Mode of this exam is online and after the exam, candidates will have to go through the online counseling process. It is mandatory to score at least 50% in graduation with B.E. or B.Tech degree to be eligible for the exam.
8- Gujarat PGCET– Gujarat Post Graduation Common Entrance Test (Gujarat PGCET) is conducted by the Admission Committee for Professional Courses, Gujarat annually for the admissions in M.E or M.Tech courses. The duration of this exam is 1.5 hours and it is mandatory to score at least 50% marks with B.E. or B.tech degree to be eligible for this exam.
9- MET (M.tech)- Manipal Academy of Higher Education Online Entrance Test (MET) is being conducted annually by Manipal Institute of higher education (MAHE). For B.tech passed students, the duration of the exam is 2.3 hours. The exam mode is online while the validity of the result is only one year. It is mandatory to score at least 50% in graduation with B.E. or B.tech as the course to be eligible for this exam.
So it is clear that almost every exam which is the gateway to post graduation course in engineering requires a good score in graduation. Also, some colleges follow the rule of counseling processes and some do not. There are some exams like GATE which score is accepted into colleges all over India for admission into engineering courses. Our List of Engineering Entrance Exams for PG includes almost all entrance exams which can provide you admission into the top Indian engineering college. You can practice Free Engineering Practice Paper on Embibe to boost your preparation. Similarly, you can also take the Free Engineering Mock Test on Embibe too, so as to evaluate your readiness for the exam.
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