Duration: 2 years


Candidates who have acquired B.E/B.Tech/AMIE degree in Mechanical Engineering / Aeronautical Engineering/ Industrial and Production Engg/ Automobile Engineering by securing not less than 50% marks in aggregate are eligible. However in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST Group, the aggregate marks in qualifying examination should not be less than 45%. The admissions are through central counseling on the basis of merit in PGCET or GATE. A few seats are also available under sponsored and Management Quota. GATE qualified candidates are eligible for Scholarships through AICTE.

About the Course

  • M.Tech Nanotechnology program is aimed at developing future ready professionals who would carry expertise and competence in the evolving and high potential domain - Nanotechnology.
  • To equip graduates with the broad range of the skills required to flourish in the rapidly developing field of nanotechnology.
  • To create a strong research focus, with high achieving students, working in state-of-the-art research laboratories equipped with world class fabrication and characterization resources.
  • The M.Tech in Nanotechnology program leans strongly towards hands-on work and is not just a degree based on theory classes. Students are trained in the Center's nanotechnology labs and get abundant opportunities to participate in the Center's funded research projects. The students are expected to complete thesis work in nanosciences under guidance of the faculty.

Scope for Employment and Research

  • With a professional degree in nanotechnology under one's belt, one can work as a scientist, academician, biotechnologist, systems designer, research officer or product designer in major sectors like solar energy, aerospace, environment, telecommunications and computing. The areas where a nano-technologist can seek employment include electronics, chemical, agriculture, food and beverage, genetics, bio-technology, Space research, forensic science, environment, industry and medicine.
  • Currently, there are around 500 companies in the market who offer jobs relevant to nanotech products, while another 150 or so institutions are involved in research work in nanotechnology.

Students who have successfully completed the course have the potential to be placed as either Scientist/Engineers in esteemed research institutions like TIFR, DRDO, ISRO, CSIR, BARC, IISc, Bangalore, IIT Bombay, IIT Kharagpur, IIT-Kanpur, IIT Roorkee, National Physical Laboratory, Indian Institute of Astrophysics, De Core Science and Technology and as Faculty Members at various Engineering Colleges etc. They also have better opportunities in industry and for higher studies and becoming qualified faculty in academic institutes.

Those who successfully complete the M.Tech in Nano Technology with high grades can go for advanced research leading to Ph.D in nanotechnology



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