Postgraduate Entrance Examination (PGEE) Monsoon 2022
    Important dates
  • Application Portal Opens: 22nd February 2022
  • Application Portal Closes: 3rd April 2022, 5.00 PM IST
  • Entrance Exam: 16th April 2022, (2.00 PM to 5.00 PM IST)
  • MS Interviews (Online): 18th & 19th May 2022
  • Ph.D. Interviews (Offline/In-Person): 19th & 20th May 2022
Note: IIITH announces 20 Ph.D fellowships of 35k per month for 5 years for deserving students.

About PGEE

PG Entrance Examination (PGEE) is required for admission into the following programs.
  • Master of Technology (M.Tech) programme which is based on course work.
  • Master of Science (M.S) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) programmes which require some course work and completion of a research thesis.
Duration of Programmes
  • M.Tech : 2 years
  • M.S : 2 years
  • Ph.D : 5 years

Exam

Applicants need to appear for a computer-based examination conducted by IIITH. The exam will be held in multiple centres across many cities (List of Centers).
  • The admission for the M.Tech programme is solely based on the written exam which involves General Aptitude and Subject Tests.
  • For MS and Ph.D programmes candidates will be shortlisted for subject interview based on a written General Aptitude Test. The decision on final offer of admission is solely based on the interview performance.
  • Applicants for PhD in Human Sciences program need not take the General Aptitude Test.  You will be asked to submit a research statement after the application deadline. The shortlisting for the interview will be done based on your CV and research statement.
Date of the examination: 16th April, 2022 (2.00 PM to 5.00 PM)
For eligibility and exam details, please click here.
SAARC country nationals are eligible for PGEE and will be treated on par with Indian nationals.

How to apply?

Applications are closed
Application Fee: INR 2,500 (Non-refundable)

How do I prepare for PGEE ?

The syllabi for the exams can be found here

Interview

Shortlisted candidates for PhD will be called for a physical interview and shortlisted candidates for MS will be interviewed online.
Date of interviews:
  • MS – 18th & 19th May 2022 (Online)
  • Ph.D. – 19th & 20th May 2022 (Offline/In-Person)

Tuition Fee and Financial Support for MS/PhD Programmes

Tuition fees and financial support for the academic year 2022-23 is listed on this page.

Kohli Research Fellowship Program

Ripple Fellowship Program

In addition to the above, 20 Ph.D fellowships of 35k per month for 5 years for deserving students.

Tuition Fee for M.Tech Programmes

  • Tuition fee for the academic year 2022-23 is Rs. 3,30,000/-.
  • Hostel and Mess fees extra (Approx Rs.35,000/- per semester); these charges will be on par with the other students at the institute.
  • Payment of Initial Fee:
    • Candidates who have been allotted a seat should confirm the acceptance of the seat by paying the tuition fee for one semester, on or before the acceptance dates announced with the seat allotment.
    • The first semester tuition fee of Rs. 1,65,000/- should be paid online through the payment portal. 

Seat Allocation Rounds, Acceptance and Cancellation Details for M.Tech Program

Round number Announce Deadline (5:00pm IST on specified date)
Accept by Cancel the accepted seat by Refund Amount (INR)
1 2nd May 2022 21st May 2022 21st May 2022 148,500
5th June 2022 123,750
18th June 2022 41,250
23rd July 2022 10,000
2 25th May 2022 4th June 2022 4th June 2022 148,500
18th June 2022 41,250
23rd July 2022 10,000
3 8th June 2022 18th June 2022 19th June 2022 41,250
23rd July 2022 10,000
We reserve the right to run a 4th and final round to fill any vacant seats after Round 3.
4 20th June 2022
Cancelled
22nd June 2022
Cancelled

 

Note: If a seat is allotted to an applicant in a round and is accepted, then the cancellation deadlines and refund amounts will be as per the dates stated for the same round (in columns 4 and 5 of the above table). This holds regardless of whether the accepted seat was the first preference of the applicant or not.

    Important dates
  • Application Portal Opens: 22nd February 2022
  • Application Portal Closes: 3rd April 2022, 5.00 PM IST
  • Entrance Exam: 16th April 2022, (2.00 PM to 5.00 PM IST)
  • MS Interviews (Online): 18th & 19th May 2022
  • Ph.D. Interviews (Offline/In-Person): 19th & 20th May 2022
Updated on June 2022