DIAT (Defence Institute of Advanced Technology) Pune M.Tech. Admissions 2018

Last Updated - February 27 2018

DIAT M.Tech. Admissions

Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT) – Deemed to be University is the premier Technological University of Dept. The University has been honoured different Education Excellence Awards. of India. It is engaged in imparting technical education, in niche areas at Post Graduate (M.Tech) & Ph. D levels over the last 60 years, in its different forms & capacities. of Defence R&D / DRDO – Ministry of Defence – Govt.

The uniqueness of DIAT is that fresh students have an opportunity to interact with service officers who are doing their M. Tech. The students have an opportunity to visit DRDO laboratories & get the opportunity to listen and interact with scientists engaged in different branches carrying out state of art, Research & Development. and share their field experience with them.

The University invites applications for admission to its M.Tech. The application has to be uploaded online by April 22, 2018 (tentative) and the hard copy of the Application should be sent by April 29, 2018 (tentative). The M.Tech. The programme is a two-year course which begins in the first week of July. Programme in different specialisations for the academic year 2018-19.


    28th Mar 2018 - 29th Apr 2018


    09th May 2018

  • Method of Application

    Online & Offline Both

Important Dates for DIAT Pune M.Tech. Admissions 2018

Opening of Admission web portal for online application28th Mar, 2018
Last Date for Submission of Online Application via Website22nd Apr, 2018
Last Date for Receipt of Hard Copy of Application (By speed post)29th Apr, 2018
First Releasement of Selection List09th May, 2018
Commencement of Academic Session04th Jul, 2018

Eligibility Criteria for DIAT Pune M.Tech. Admissions 2018


You should have an at least of 55% aggregate marks or 5.5 CGPA in BE/B. Tech. However, there is no age limit for the sponsored category.

Nationality (For all courses): You should be an Indian citizen.

in concerned branch or M.Sc. in the same/concerned branch with valid GATE Score.

Age (For all courses): You should not be more than 26 years of age as on July 01, 2016.

How to apply to DIAT Pune M.Tech. Admissions 2018?


You should apply online through the official website of the Institute. You should apply separately if you seek admission to more than one programme.

Application fee:

  • Rs.500 for general category
  • Rs. 250 for SC, ST, Women, PWD and OBC aspirants

You should pay the fee either online or by Demand Draft drawn in favour of Vice Chancellor, DIAT, Pune, payable at Pune.

The application has to be uploaded to the website after filling all the information.

You should take a print out of the Application Acknowledgement generated by the system after uploading of application.

You should then send the hard copy of the Application Acknowledgement along with the DD drawn/proof of online payment and with the self-certified copies of mark lists, certificates and other testimonials, in a sealed envelope super scribed with the name of M. Tech Program to:

The Deputy Registrar (Academics),

Defence Institute of Advanced Technology,

Pune 411025

These documents should access DIAT latest by April 29, 2018 (tentative). The application will be procedure only on receipt of the acknowledgement with DD.

Selection Procedure for DIAT Pune M.Tech. Admissions 2018


Your selection will be made straight based on your GATE score. Admission to a specialization shall be made based on separate GATE branch-wise merit list.

For Scholarship Category

Your selection will be done straight based on the performance at common all-India competitive test such as GATE or, based on GATE, and Interview with due weight age (80% on GATE score and 20% on the interview) with due approval of Vice Chancellor.


For MOD (Services & DRDO) Sponsored Category

Your selection will be done via Research & Training (R&T) and Postgraduate Training (PGT) schemes for DRDO and Tri-service officers including Coast Guard respectively. These admissions shall be operated jointly by DIAT and RAC/DRDO (via DHRD/DRDO).


For Sponsored Category

You will be selected via your employer and subject to meeting certain additional conditions, via a separate selection committee recruited specifically for the purpose. You are also exempted from qualifying GATE requirement.

Reservation Criteria for DIAT Pune M.Tech. Admissions 2018

DIAT follows the reservation policy of Govt. of India as eligible to Higher Educational Institutions for reservation of seats for SC, ST, OBC and PWD aspirants.

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