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Control and Industrial Automation

National Institute of Technology Silchar

24 months
8000 USD/year
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The Vision of Electrical Engineering Department is to be a model of excellence in technical education and research by producing world-class graduates who are prepared for life-long engagement in the rapidly changing fields of electrical and related fields. The Control and Industrial Automation MTech programme is offered at National Institute of Technology Silchar.


The Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs) of the M.Tech. degree in ‘Control andIndustrial Automation’ are:

  • PEO-1: Post Graduate (PG) students should be competent enough to tackle problems related
  • to their profession, be it in industry or in an academic institution in India or abroad.
  • (Preparation)
  • PEO-2: PG students are expected to solve Control Engineering as well as Industrial
  • Automation related problems and also to pursue research in the appropriate technological
  • context. (Core competence)
  • PEO-3: PG students should have strong scientific and engineering temperament to work
  • individually as well as in a team to comprehend, analyse, design, and create acceptable
  • solutions for the real life problems. (Breadth)
  • PEO-4: They should exhibit ethics, professionalism, multidisciplinary approach,
  • entrepreneurial thinking and do effective communication in their profession.
  • (Professionalism).
  • PEO-5: PG students should engage in life-long self-learning for a successful professional
  • career. (Learning Environment)

Programme Outcomes 

The Control and Industrial Automation MTech programme under Department of Electrical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Silchar has been designed to develop the following skills and abilities amongst the successful students, as stated under (a) through (k) below, in conformity with the POs indicated by ABET in 2006:

  • The ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering in solving control and industrial automation related problems.
  • The ability to design a controller or a system related to control engineering and automation for a definite task as well as to analyse and interpret the data for corrective measure, if any.
  • An ability to design a controller or a system related to control engineering and automation to meet desired realistic needs considering practical constraints pertaining to safety, environmental, economic, social, ethical, manufacturability, and sustainability. 
  • The ability to function on multidisciplinary tasks and a multidisciplinary teams as the need arises.
  • The ability to formulate and solve challenging control engineering problems by the use of appropriate technical methods.
  • The ability to demonstrate the knowledge of professional and ethical responsibilities.
  • The ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written forms.
  • The ability to analyse the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and social perspectives.
  • The ability to develop confidence for self-learning and to engage in lifelong learning.
  • The urge to participate/do the needful to update knowledge on contemporary control and industrial automation related issues.
  • Graduates will be good citizens with sense of responsibility.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Control and Industrial Automation 
  • Distribution Systems Planning and Automation
  • Control Systems
  • Digital Control Systems
  • Higher Control Systems
  • Optimal and Adaptive Control 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admissions to the Regular (Full-time) M.Tech. Programs are made on the basis of seats allocated by the Centralized Counselling for M.Tech./M.Arch./M.Plan. Admission (CCMT).
  • The Centralized Counseling for M.Tech./ M.Arch./ M.Plan./M.Des. (CCMT-2021) is a convenient platform for the candidates to apply for M.Tech./ M.Arch./ M.Plan./M.Des. programmes, based on their GATE score of years 2019, 2020 and 2021 in all NITs, IIEST Shibpur, some IIITs & GFTIs  (For details, please refer the list of Participating Institutes).
  • The Centralized counseling has provided a system wherein the candidates can fill single online application form as well as upload the necessary documents from their places and apply to all the aforementioned programmes in all the participating institutions to which they are eligible. For all guidelines, the prospective candidates are advised to carefully read the information brochure and various other documents given in this website.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • SAARC countries: $2000/semester
  • Non-SAARC countries: $4000/semester


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