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Maharashtra M.Tech Admission through GATE 2017.

Last Updated - March 30, 2017


Maharashtra M.Tech admission application form will be available from July, 2017. The admission will be done through GATE 2017. The admission process is organized by DTE Maharashtra through centralized admission process (CAP). Candidates can fill the application form at the facilitation centers of DTE Maharashtra. After filling the application form, candidate needs to report at facilitation center for document verification and confirmation of online application form. The counselling process will be held in several rounds. It consisting of choice filling of seats by candidates based on their GATE score. Check the complete information of M.Tech admission 2017 including eligibility criteria, counselling process, application form etc. in this article.

Admission NameMaharashtra M.Tech admission
CategoryState Level
Admission TypePost Graduate admission
Conducting BodyDirectorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra
Availability of Application Form3rd week of July 2017

GATE 2017 has been scheduled for February 4 – 12, 2017. GATE 2017 result is to be declared on March 27, 2017. It is a national level entrance test for admission to M.Tech programmes.

Maharashtra M.Tech admission dates

DTE Maharashtra has announced the admission dates of Maharashtra M.Tech 2017. Candidates can go through following table to know the important dates in the table below:

Starting date of online registrationJuly 19 – 22, 2017
Verification of documents4th week of July 2017
Display of the provisional merit listsJuly 23, 2017
Submission of grievance at facilitation centerJuly 23, 2017
Display of final merit listJuly 24, 2017

Maharashtra M.Tech Eligibility Criteria

Candidates willing to apply for the M.Tech course in Maharashtra must ensure the eligibility criteria. It is set by DTE Maharashtra for admissions. Check the following points as listed below:

  • Candidates must have B.E/ B.Tech degree in the relevant discipline from an AICTE approved university. They must have obtained at least 50% of marks in aggregate. SC/ ST/ OBC candidates are relaxed by 5% of marks in aggregate.
  • Candidates must have a valid gate 2017 score to apply for admission.
  • Candidate should be a citizen of India.

There are five categories of candidature for the applicants i.e. Type A, Type B, Type C, Type D and Type E. They can check the following eligibility criteria as per the rules of government of Maharashtra.

Type A – Candidates must be passed 12th class or qualifying examination from any recognized institute in Maharashtra. Candidate who is either domicile of Maharashtra or is born in the state of Maharashtra.

Type B – Candidate does not belong to ‘Type A’ but their parents possess a domicile certificate.

Type C – Candidates whose parent is an employee of the government of India and who is posted in Maharashtra state.

Type D – Candidates not belonging to any of the above categories but their parents employed with government of Maharashtra.

Type E – Candidates who have passed 12th class or their degree and holds a qualifying degree from a recognized university of Maharashtra.

Maharashtra M.Tech Application Form

The Maharashtra M.Tech application form will be available on the official website from July 19, 2017 to July 22, 2017. The facilitation center will also facilitate the candidate to fill the online application without any charges. Candidates seeking admission in the M.Tech programme can check the step-wise procedure to fill the application form as mentioned below:

  1. Visit the official website of DTE, Maharashtra i.e.
  2. Candidates need to register themselves by providing their name, residential address etc.
  3. After successful registration, a unique Id will be generated on the computer screen.
  4. Login through Application ID and password to complete the further application process.
  5. Fill up all the details such as personal, educational qualification details in the application form.
  6. Upload the scanned copy of photograph and signature in jpg/ jpeg format.
  7. Make the payment through debit/ credit card or net-banking. Take multiple copies of the fees receipt for its further usage.
  8. After the completion of registration process, candidate needs to submit the copy of application form along with the original documents at the facilitation center for the verification of documents.
  9. At last, the officer at facilitation center will issue a receipt cum acknowledgement of application form.

Application Fee

The application fee is INR 800 for general category candidates while it is INR 600 for SC/ ST/ OBC candidates. The NRI category candidates need to pay an amount of INR 5000 as an application fee.

Maharashtra M.Tech Merit List

Candidates submitted their application form before the last date of submission of application form for the admission through centralized admission process will be assigned a merit number. If the marks in the B.E/ B.Tech are modified due to verification and the same is duly certified by concerned authority. The same will be reported to the competent authority for admission through CAP immediately. The effect of such change will be taken into consideration only for the subsequent round of admission.

Maharashtra M.Tech counselling process

The candidates with a positive GATE score are eligible to apply and will be considered for admission. After the completion of application formalities at the facilitation center. Check the complete details of the counselling process which are given below:

  1. Candidates will have to login through application ID and password.
  2. They must fill their choices of colleges and courses. After the selecting of options, they need to save the document and submit it.
  3. The counselling will be done through centralized admission process. CAP rounds (CAP round I, II, III and IV) will be conducted by computerized allotment.
  4. The allotment of seats will be based on options entered by the candidate, merit number and availability of seats.
  5. Applicants can login to check the seat allotment list at They must report at admission reporting centers to confirm their seats.

Here, we are providing the M.Tech colleges in Maharashtra through GATE 2017 as listed below:

  • IIT Mumbai.
  • Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai.
  • Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT), Nagpur.
  • College of Engineering, Pune.
  • Pune Institute of Computer Technology, Pune.
  • Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute (VJTI), Mumbai.
  • NMIMS University, Mumbai.
  • K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering, Mumbai.
  • Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology, Mumbai.
  • DY Patil College of Engineering, Pune.
  • Bharti Vidyapeeth University College of Engineering, Pune.



Anamika Tiwari

Sir student of other state is eligible to do mtech from pune through gate score.

26 Jun, 2017 20:44

is gate 2016 score card is not appilcable? only gate 2017 score is valid for applcation?

17 Mar, 2017 17:48

Hi Ranveer, as per the latest changes, GATE score is valid for three years. If you have GATE score of 2016, that will be valid for the years 2016, 2017 and 2018.

22 Mar, 2017 13:13

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