24 months
5386 USD/year
798 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


 In the last two decades, our country has witnessed significant changes in several spheres and at increasingly rapid speed. To address the challenges posed by these changes, Technology and Development at Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay has created a new masters program in Technology and Development. 


Objectives of Master's Program

  • To train Technology and Development professionals at 
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
  •  to work in diverse fields, playing different roles at the interface between technology and development, through public, private, and civil society organizations
  • To provide, through course and field work, perspectives and skills to students, necessary for resource-based, region-specific technology planning and implementation
  • To train students for academic as well as research and analysis oriented careers, by developing competence in use of quantitative and qualitative methods

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Soil, Land Use, GIS and Agriculture
  • Water Resources Management
  • Social Science Research Methods and Systems Dynamics
  • Appropriate Technology
  • Public Policy and Governance in Technology and Development
  • Energy Sources and their Utilization
  • Project Management and Project Analysis
  • Field Work
  • Contemporary Critical Issues in Technology and Development
  • Agro-based Industries: Design and Case Studies
  • Ecology and Environment
  • Rural Electrification and the Power Sector in India
  • Rural Enterprises
  • Environmental Systems Assessing and Monitoring
  • Healthtech Innovation and Design
  • Energy Policy and Planning
  • Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in Rural Areas
  • Food Processing and Nutrition Delivery
  • Food Processing : Technology and Policy Perspective
  • Rural Electrification and Development in India
  • Advanced Themes in Public Policy
  • Technology in Practice
  • Development in Practice
  • Biofuels: Technology and Policy Perspective

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form
  • Copy of the grade transcripts with the explanation of the assigned grades. (Certified English translation is required, if the document is in other language).
  • Statement of purpose.
  • Bio-Data / Curriculum vitae / Resume
  • Personal particulars of Foreign Scholars coming to India (Click Here )
  • Copy of the passport (page showing your nationality and personal details).
  • Three recommendation letters – at least one recommendation should be about the student’s academic performance issued by a faculty member.
  • Documentary proof to illustrate fluency in English language.    

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5386 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2693 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    798 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 399 USD per semester during 24 months.

29.600 Rs-national students 

200.000 Rs-international students

Living costs for Mumbai

34109 - 57278 INR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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