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Early Admit MSc

Notification The admission process for Early Admit MSc for the academic year 2020-21 is complete.

Final year undergraduate students (Class of 2020) fulfilling the below-mentioned criteria, are eligible for admission to the Early Admit M. Sc. Programme of IIT Gandhinagar in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics for the semester beginning in July 2020.

Important Dates

  • 10 May 2020

    Application submission deadline

    15 May 2020

    Announcement of 1st shortlist

    17 May 2020

    Applicants register for interview

    20-25 May 2020



  • Eligibility Criteria

    Eligibility Criteria

    Undergraduate students (Class of 2020) from NITs and other selected colleges, who are among the top five rank holders in the department at the end of their pre-final year. The Department Head / Principal / Director of the respective institute will be required to issue a rank certificate supporting each application. Students may contact us at academics@iitgn.ac.in to check their eligibility.

    B. Tech. students (Class of 2020) from IITs with a CPI/CGPA of not less than 6.0 at the end of their third year

  • Programme Structure

    Programme Structure

    The programme structure, curriculum, and other regulations will be same as that of the regular M. Sc. programme at IIT Gandhinagar. You can see more details about the regular M.Sc. programme here.

  • Programme Highlights

    Programme Highlights

    • Students admitted through Early Admit M. Sc. programme will be given a monthly scholarship of ₹ 5000
    • A valid JAM/GATE score is not mandatory for Early Admit M. Sc. Programme.
    • Financial support up to ₹ 60000 is available for Early Admit M.Sc. students for presenting their research work at national and international conferences.
  • Important Dates

    Important Dates

    Application submission deadline - 10 May 2020
    Announcement of 1st shortlist - 15 May 2020
    Applicants register for interview - 17 May 2020
    Interview - 20-25 May 2020
  • Application Procedure

    Application Procedure

    All applications must be submitted online. On successful submission of the application form, a confirmation screen will appear with a link to download the submitted application form. Please save the application form. You need to furnish hardcopy of the application form and all the documentary evidence (copies of testimonials, certificates, publications, work experience and research/professional experience) at the time of interview. Incomplete applications will be rejected.

    There is NO application fee.

    You NEED NOT send the hard-copy of the application form.

  • Admission Procedure

    Admission Procedure

    Admission is generally offered on the basis of a written test and/or interview. The final selection will be mainly based on academic credentials, written test and/or interview.

    The written test is usually based on the topics related to general aptitude (logical reasoning, analytical and numerical ability, etc.), writing skills, and basic courses of various disciplines at the undergraduate level. The candidates who do not qualify in the written test need not appear for the interview.

    The candidates called for the written test and /or interview will be reimbursed to and fro single second-sleeper class railway fare by the shortest route from their place of residence to the institute. Candidates are required to furnish necessary documents (railway tickets) in support of their reimbursement claims.

For further information, you may contact us at academics@iitgn.ac.in.