I. Programs offered: 

  • 2-Year M.Sc. in Chemistry
  • 2-Year M.Sc. in Mathematics
  • 2-Year M.Sc. in Physics

II. Intake Capacity: 16 in each discipline

III. Admission Modes:

  • Through CCMN 2020: Admission to M.Sc. Program will be held through CCMN 2020 for JAM 2020 qualified candidates. For more details please see https://ccmn.admissions.nic.in/
  • Through Institute Mode: The left over seats after CCMN 2020 counselling will be filled through Institute mode.

IV. Eligibility Criteria for Admission into M.Sc. Program through Institute Mode

M.Sc. in Chemistry: Must have Chemistry as Honours/Major in B.Sc. with 60% or 6.5 CGPA (out of 10) in Honours/Major in B.Sc. for general and other backward candidates and 55% or 6.0 CGPA (out of 10) for SC and ST candidates. Mathematics is compulsory in 10+2 level and must be one of the subsidiary subjects in B.Sc.

M.Sc. in Mathematics: Must have Mathematics or Statistics as Honours/Major in B.Sc. with 60% or 6.5 CGPA (out of 10) in Honours/Major in B.Sc. for general and other backward candidates and 55% or 6.0 CGPA (out of 10) for SC and ST candidates. Mathematics is compulsory in 10+2 level.

M.Sc. in Physics: B.Sc. in Physics or Applied Physics (Honours/Pass) or in Electronics (Honours/Major) with Physics minor with Mathematics as one of the subsidiaries in B.Sc. Must have 60% or 6.5 CGPA (out of 10) for general and other backward candidates and 55% or 6.0 CGPA (out of 10) for SC and ST candidates. Mathematics is compulsory in 10+2 level.

  1. In case, result of qualifying degree is awaited, provisional admission will be permitted to a candidate subject to meeting above minimum academic requirements latest by September 15, 2020.
  2. The Institute reserves the right to cancel admission due to non-fulfillment of eligibility criteria by September 15, 2020.
  3. Result awaited candidates are encouraged to apply only if they secure at least 55% or 6 CGPA (out of 10) for general and other backward category and 50% or 5.5 CGPA (out of 10) for SC/ST categories till 5th semester/2nd year of their B.Sc. program.

V. Selection Process

  1. Through CCMN (https://ccmn.admissions.nic.in)
  1. Through Institute Mode: (See application process below)

The left over seats after CCMN 2020 admission to be filled up through Institute mode.

Merit list will be based on the weighted marks of 70% on B.Sc. Honours/Major (for result awaited candidate, marks will be considered up to 5th semester/2nd Year) and 30% on core Science subjects of class 12 exam.

VI. Application Process for Institute Mode

a) Apply Online: (Link)

  • Read carefully Application form for admission to M.Sc Programme: 2020-21
  • All the uploading documents should be in pdf format. Be ready with required documents in pdf format before you start filling the application.
  • Rename the file as “candidate’s first name_document name” after converting in to the pdf document. Example: If the candidate’s name is John Sunder then the pdf file name of the payment reference should be “John_payment reference”.
  • The following documents need to be uploaded in pdf format. [file name in square bracket]
  1. Payment reference [candidate’s first name_payment reference]
  2. Category certificate except GEN category [candidate’s first name_category certificate]
  3. B.Sc. Mark sheets of all semesters/years and B.Sc. certificates in a single pdf file (up to 2nd year/5th semester for result awaiting candidates) [candidate’s first name_BSc marks and certificate]
  4. Class 12th mark sheet & certificate in a single pdf file [candidate’s first name_12th marks and certificate]
  • B.Sc. certificate is not required to upload for result awaiting candidates.

*Due to technical difficulty, if any candidates submitted multiple applications, the last submission will be considered for further process.

b) Important Dates

Last Date of online Application         : 31st August, 2020

Declaration of Merit List                    : will be notified

Physical Admission                             : will be notified

c) Application Fee : Rs. 2000/- (Rs. 1000/- for SC/ST) [Non-refundable]

d) Payment Process using State Bank Collect (SB Collect):

Application fees of Rs. 2000/- for General/OBC and Rs. 1000/- for SC/ST to be paid online via the following link. Candidates are advised to make the payment first and then fill the application form. In the application form candidates are required to fill payment reference no (example BKIDN17007356407) and date of payment.

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  • After once complete the online payment, Generate the payment receipt in pdf format and keep it for your future reference and to upload in the online application process.

VII. Fee Structure (Link)

Candidates are strongly advised to visit the Institute website and frequently to check the updates.


Contact Person:                 

For General enquiry: 9402102371

Dr. K. Senthilkumar (for Physics Department): akskumar@nitm.ac.in 9402102371

Dr. N. K Nath (for Chemistry Department): nabakamal.nath@nitm.ac.in 9402102396

Dr. A. K Jena (for Mathematics Department): adarshakumarjena@nitm.ac.in