According to merit in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) conducted every year. Foriegn Nationals and NRI's can have admissions without JEE provided they possess good academic record and SAT II score in Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and English.
According to merit through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) conduted by IIT's and IISc every year for different disciplines.
Self - financing and sponsered candidates with minimum of two years relevant experience based on written test and interview performance.
Admission to this programme is through interview and selection. The candidates should have first class / division at M.Sc. / M. Tech. level. Students with Bachelors Degree in Engineering / Technology can also apply provided they have excellent academic records. In any case the candidate must qualify through GATE / NET (National Eligibility Test). Sponsered candidates from reputed industries, R&D laboratories and National Laboratories may be exempted from GATE / NET.