The Institute offers MSc in Computer Science in four different specializations and M. Phil programmes in Computer Science, and Ecological Informatics. The objective is to develop human resources with core competence in thrust areas of Computer Science with sound knowledge of theory and with hands-on training in cutting-edge technologies. Each MSc programme comprises of full-time 4-semesters, including a major project in the final semester and a two minor projects in the second and third semester thereby allowing the students to specialise in the areas of their interests.

IIITM-K has a good track record of placing its students in top-notch IT industries and research organizations.

Admission Helpdesk

Mob No. 9744141350
Landline: 04712784100



Courses Offerred

Computer Science


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Computer Science & Ecological Informatics


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Selection Procedure

All master’s programmes (MSc and MPhil) are affiliated to Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT).

Admission to MSc programmes will be based on IIITM-K Common Admission Test (ITCAT) / valid GATE score and admissions to M.Phil programmes will be based on IIITM-K Research Aptitude Test (ITRAT) / valid GATE or NET score.

All the Candidates seeking admission to the various programs of IIITM-K have to apply on-line. Admission to the IIITM-K programs will be subject to the selected candidate fulfilling the prescribed eligibility criteria and completing all the formalities of the admission process.


Govt. of India scholarships available for SC/ST students.

NRI quota seats available

Final year students can also apply for all the courses.

Test Centres

Kerala: Ernakulam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Pathanamthitta, Perinthalmanna,Thiruvananthapuram, Thodupuzha, Thrissur.

Other Cities: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai,Chandigarh, Coimbatore, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jammu, Kolkata, Lucknow,Mangalore, Nagpur, New Delhi, Pune, Patna, Raipur, Ranchi, Tiruchirappalli, Visakhapatanam .

UAE:- Dubai

If sufficient number of applications are not received for a centre, the institute reserves the right to cancel the said centre and shift the applicants of that centre to another nearest centre.

Application Fees

For General category : Rs 1000
For SC/ST category   : Rs 500

Exam Syllabus ITCAT

1. Computer Science
2. General Knowledge
3. Aptitude
4. General Science and engineering
5. Mathematics

Exam Syllabus ITRAT

1. Computer Science
2. General Knowledge
3. Aptitude
4. Research Aptitude
5. Mathematics & General Science

Total number of questions: 60

Duration of Examination : 60 Minutes

Each correct answer carries 4 marks and for each wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted. No negative mark for unattended questions.

Admission Calendar

Online Registration 1st March 2019
Last date for Online Registration 31st May 2019
Admit Card (Online only) 1st  June 2019
Written Entrance Examination for all PG Programmes 9th June 2019
Result of Written Entrance Examination 21st June 2019
Commencement of classes 2nd week of July 2019

Fee Structure Admissions 2019

  • The hostel and mess fee is expected to be approximately Rs One lakh. This will be separate from the above course fee and will be applicable to students who avail the hostel and mess facilities