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Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management – Kerala (IIITM-K) is an autonomous institute set up by Government of Kerala to promote higher education and research in the field of Information Technology and allied areas. IIITM-K offers various Masters programmes in Computer science and allied fields with the idea of providing a unique opportunity to develop leading-edge in-depth knowledge of specific computer science disciplines.

The Institute offers MSc in Computer Science in four different specializations and M. Phil programmes in Computer Science, and Ecological Informatics. The objective is to develop human resources with core competence in thrust areas of Computer Science with sound knowledge of theory and with hands-on training in cutting-edge technologies. Each MSc programme comprises of full-time 4-semesters, including a major project in the final semester and a two minor projects in the second and third semester thereby allowing the students to specialise in the areas of their interests.

IIITM-K has a good track record of placing its students in top-notch IT industries and research organizations. Many of the students do their final semester internships in IT companies or research organizations depending on the course they are undergoing and their career interests. The Campus is located amidst the serene and lush green landscape of Technopark, Trivandrum.

Courses offered Eligibility
M.Sc. in Computer Science with Specialisation in
a) Cyber Security (40 seats)
b) Machine Intelligence (30 seats)
c) Data Analytics (30 seats)
d) Geo-Spatial Analytics (30 seats)
Bachelor’s degree in any branch  of Engineering/Technology/Science  with  Mathematics as  a subject of study with a minimum score of 60 percentage marks OR CPI/CGPA of 6.5  or above in 10 points.
For MSc. with specialisation in Geo-spatial analytics, candidates with above qualifications or Graduation/ Specialisation in  Geo Sciences (with 60% marks) are also eligible.
M. Phil Ecological Informatics M.Sc. in Natural Sciences (Botany, Zoology, Environmental Science and Plant Science) or Physical Sciences
M. Phil Computer Science M.Sc./MCA/M.Tech (Computer Science/Information Technology/Electronics/Computational Science/Geo-informatics) having minimum of three papers in Computer Science/Information Technology in the qualifying Examination

Admission to MSc programs will be based on IIITM-K Common Admission Test (ITCAT) / valid GATE score. The test comprises questions on General Knowledge, General Science, Mathematics, English and Reasoning and Fundamentals of Computer. (Sample Questions)

M.Phil admission will be based on IIITM-K Research Aptitude Test (ITRAT) / valid GATE or NET score.

All the Candidates seeking admission to the various programs of IIITM-K have to apply online. The online application portal will open in the first week of March 2017.  IIITM-K programs will be subject to the selected candidate fulfilling the prescribed eligibility criteria and completing all the formalities of the admission process.

All master’s programmes (MSc and MPhil) are affiliated to Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT). CUSAT has entered the prestigious Times Higher Education BRICS & Emerging Economies Rankings-2017. The name of the university appears in the list between the ranks 251-300. CUSAT is among the 26 varsities in India and the only one from Kerala that found place in the academic performance list, prepared on the basis of a comprehensive survey among the 50 emerging economies, including BRICS countries.

Final year students can also apply for all the courses.

Fee structure  Click Here..

Test Centres:

Kerala: Calicut, Cochin, Kottayam, Perinthalmanna, Thodupuzha, Pathanamthitta, Trivandrum, Kasargod, Palakkad
Other Cities: Chennai, Madurai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Guwahati, New Delhi, Patna.

If sufficient number of applications are not received for a centre, the institute reserves the right to cancel the said centre and shift the applicants of that centre to another nearest centre.

All the Candidates seeking admission to the various programs of IIITM-K have to apply on-line. Admission to the IIITM-K programs will be subject to the selected candidate fulfilling the prescribed eligibility criteria and completing all the formalities of the admission process.

Scholarships

Govt. of India scholarships available for SC/ST students.

How to Apply

Before submitting the online application, the candidates should carefully read the instructions. The application fee is Rs. 250. The fee is collected online via CanBank FeeCounter. In order to register online follow the link at http://www.iiitmk.ac.in/online-admission/. The online payment is accepted via Debit cards, Credit cards, Net Banking or IMPS.