The Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, (DIAT), Pune, is a Deemed University under the Department of Defence Research & Development, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India. It is a center of Excellence of international repute for Education, Training and research in Advanced Technologies with a view to strengthen national security and self reliance. The mission of the institute is to evolve as an Innovative Unique Research University to develop indigenous contemporary Defence related technologies in Navigation Systems, Wireless Sensors, Efficient Propulsion Systems, Weapon Systems for DRDO and Defence Services, provide technological solutions to the Services to optimise combat battlefield effectiveness and above all produce qualified quality manpower which can truly become an instrument for building a strong indigenous technology base in the context of creating a performing Defence Industrial Base in India.
M. Tech programmes in:
Computer Science and Engineering
Modelling & Simulation
Lasers and Electro-Optics (LEOC)
Opto Electronics and Communication Systems
Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE)
Material Science and Chemical Technology (MS &CT)
I. SCHOLARSHIP CATEGORY
55% marks or 5.5 CGPA in the qualifying examination as indicated against the disciplines concerned and valid GATE Score. The qualification should have been obtained from a UGC recognized University / Deemed to be University / Institution in India. The candidates who are in the final semester of their degree are also eligible to apply; Mark sheet up to the last semester should be enclosed. Provisional certificate in such cases along with Mark sheet of the final semester are required to be submitted before commencement of program.
II. SPONSORSHIP CATEGORY
55% marks or 5.5 CGPA in the qualifying examination as indicated against the disciplines concerned. The qualification should have been obtained from a UGC recognized University / Deemed to be University / Institution in India.
Computer Science & Engg.
A candidate, seeking admission to the Ph.D. program, shall be required to have passed the qualifying examination securing at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA/DGPA. A relaxation of 5 % of marks may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non creamy-layer) / PWD – (Divyang) categories. The qualifying degrees are:-
a) Master of Engineering/Master of Technology (or equivalent) for Ph.D. in Engineering/Science.
b) Master in Science (M.Sc. or equivalent) for Ph.D. in Science
A candidate who has passed the qualifying examination with the requisite percentage of marks as prescribed above and who fulfill the following requirement may be considered for admission to the Ph.D. program:-
a) Qualified in a national level test such as, CSIR/UGC NET (Fellowship), Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE), Rajiv Gandhi National fellowship, subject wise and category wise GATE/NET (Fellowship) cut off will be decided by DIAT.
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