Dual Degree

5-year Dual Degree Program

This program enables an engineering student to develop skills that help him to acquire and apply new scientific knowledge from diverse engineering fields. With this foresight and by virtue of its interdisciplinary composition, the Department of Applied Mechanics, IIT Madras has introduced a unique interdisciplinary Dual Degree Program along with the Departments of Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Ocean Engineering.

The Department offers specializations in the areas of Bio-Medical Engineering, Fluid Mechanics and Solid Mechanics.

Choice of specialization topic: Students can choose their specialization in their MTech programs at the end of the 7th semester based on their individual choice, performance records and availability of seats in the specialization group.

On successfully completing 5 years, the students of this program earn dual degrees:

  • BTech in Aerospace/Civil/Electrical/Ocean Engineering and
  • MTech in Applied Mechanics with appropriate specialization.