Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Faculty Advisor


Undergraduate Admissions

Admissions to BTech in EE and Dual Degree programs with specialization in Communications and Signal Processing (CSP) and Microelectronics are carried out at the institute level jointly with all the IITs through nationwide common entrance test called the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE). More details about JEE can be found here.

Postgraduate Admissions

Admissions to MTech programs with two year duration are usually performed in April-May months of every year. Details about eligibility criteria with regards to academic qualifications, experience, application forms and online application procedure, selection procedures etc are advertized here.

Admissions to MTech programs with three year duration, MTech programs with RA positions are usually performed in June-July months of every year. More details about eligibility criteria with regards to academic qualification, experience, application forms, selection procedures etc are advertized here.

If you are interested in admissions to MTech as Teaching Assistant (TA/TAP) or as Research Assistant (RA) or as Project Staff (PS) already working in IIT Bombay, you are strongly encouraged to appear in GATE. More information about GATE including procedures for appearing in GATE can be found here.

Admissions to PhD programs are conducted twice in a year once in April-May time frame and another in December month of the year. Usually, persons holding Masters Degree in engineering and technology are encouraged to apply for PhD. Persons with Bachelors degree in engineering and technology or Masters in science (subject to some restrictions as prescribed) with exceptional academic records may also be considered for admissions. More details about eligibility of other degrees, eligibility for funding support and selection procedures can be found here. The syllabus for the same can be found here

EE department has an ambitious plan of increasing both the quality and quantity of PhD level research. If you are interested in doing cutting edge research in any area of electrical engineering and have outstanding academic record, do write to Head of the Department ( or any other faculty member with matching research interests about your interest to join the PhD program of our department.

The broad goals and process of PhD is described informally in document titled PhD Goals and Roadmap - A Desiderata

Admissions Committee

Following are the members of the Admissions committee for the current academic year