By- Akanksha Yadav
The M.Tech (Master of Technology) and M.E. (Master of Engineering) both are postgraduate engineering courses. The duration of both courses is 2 years which are divided into 4 semesters. M.Tech/M.E. are offered by various private and government institutes or colleges which follow the standard syllabus laid down by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), University Grants Commission of India (UGC) and the National Board of Accreditation (NBA).
The students, who aspire to become engineers, opt for these courses. Both the courses offer various specializations like civil engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, computer science engineering, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, VLSI, electronics and communication engineering etc. After completing their graduation in M.Tech/M.E. courses, students can work both in the private and government sectors.
To get into an M.Tech/M.E. degree college/institute, students need to first clear the entrance examination. The entrance examinations can be divided into three categories. They are national-level entrance exams, state-level entrance exams and university-level entrance examinations. It depends on the student in which exam he wants to appear. Some universities conduct their entrance examination while some accept national-level entrance exam scores for admission.
This program is available in regular (full-time), sponsored (full-time), part-time M.Tech, project staff (for those who are working on sponsored projects) mod
The duration of M.Tech/M.E.:
M.Tech/ M.E. (Master of Technology/ Master of Engineering) courses are postgraduate courses. Their duration is two years. These two years are usually divided into 4 semesters. M.Tech/M.E. is a theory and practical-based course which focus on gathering knowledge about the engineering field.