Career Counseling Queries
Subject: MTech Online course
Date: 29-Dec-2008
Question: I am interested to take an ONLINE UGC Recognized MTech/ME course. Please help me to identify one.
Answer: There are no such online courses offered at present. But M.Tech is offered through distance education mode by some of the universities in India.

Depending on what field you want to specialize in, you can select from any of the Distance learning M tech Courses. You can choose from the following engineering courses:

  1. civil engineering
  2. mechanical engineering
  3. chemical engineering
  4. engineering
  5. computer science and engineering
  6. electronics and communication engineering

In order to be eligible for the Distance learning M tech Courses, students must have a degree in Civil, Mechanical, Computer Science, Electronics, Chemical Engineering or an allied field of study. Candidates are required to have a degree from a reputed institute and should pass with a cutoff percentage as prescribed by the concerned university.

Some of the institutes offring ME/Mtech degree in correspondence

  1. IISC, Bangalore
  2. Jawaharlal Nehru Technical University (JNTU), Andhra Pradesh
  3. TATA Institutee of Fundamental Research, Bangalore.
  4. BITS, Pilani
  5. Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University
  6. University of Burdwan

All the best,
CareerAge Counselor