Energy Institute, Bangalore under the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT-BEI), an Institute of National Importance, established Under an Act of Parliament; Muddenahalli, Chikkaballapura, Bangalore, has invited applications for admission to the 2-year M.Tech. Programme in (i) Renewable Energy (ii) Power and Energy Systems Engineering and (iii) Energy Science and Technology, for the session commencing in September-2018 (Academic Session 2018-19). Each Programme has 12 seats.
Eligibility (Regular Category): Applicant should hold a B.Tech/B.Engg in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering or Petroleum Technology & Chemical Engineering or Chemical engineering or equivalent degree (Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Ceramic and Glass Technology, Chemical Technology, Electrochemical Engineering, Oil Technology, Paint Technology, Plastic Technology, Polymer Technology, Rubber Technology or Petrochemical Engineering), with minimum aggregate marks of 60% for general category and 50% for reserved category.
Selection: For applicants with valid GATE score, short-listing for interview will depend on the cut-off score decided for each program. For candidates without GATE score (essentially sponsored candidates), selection will be through a written exam and/or interview. Decision to conduct this written exam will be made depending on the number of GATE applicants for the program. Shortlisted candidates will be called for a written test and interview. Final selection will be made based on the performance in written test/interview, GATE score and previous academic performances taken together.
GATE qualified students who are admitted to the M.Tech program will receive a monthly assistantship of Rs.12,400/- per month for four semesters only.
In case of Sponsorship, valid GATE score is not required. Applicant will have to qualify in a subject-wise written test/interview. Such candidates will not be eligible for M.Tech Scholarship. The candidate should have worked for the sponsoring organization for at least two years and need to submit a No Objection Certificate, leave approval for at least two years and the company should guarantee continued employment during the period of study.
Applications: Applications can be submitted online latest by 20th August, 2018 (Monday), at http://rgipt.ac.in/Rgipt_Bangalore_Mtech.htm#HA
Application Fee: Application fee is Rs.400/- for General and OBC Applicants and Rs.200/-for SC, ST, PwD & Women Applicants. The fee is to be paid before filling of application form. Payment of the application fee should be made through NEFT/RTGS. Application fee can also be paid by way of Demand Draft, drawn in favour of ‘Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology’, payable at Bangalore. Applicant should write his/her Name, Address, Phone number, and Email ID on the back side of the Demand Draft.
After filling the application form, the system will generate Application form (pdf file) and the applicants are required to save a copy of the same. Print out of duly filled and signed (by the candidate) Application form, along with the copy of payment (NEFT transaction) receipt/Demand Draft and all other necessary documents must be submitted at the time of Interview. The last date of submission of online Application is Monday, 20th August, 2018. Applications submitted without application fee will be summarily rejected.
For details, visit http://rgipt.ac.in/Rgipt_Bangalore_Mtech.htm#HA