Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
In which year MITS Gwalior was established?
MITS Gwalior was established in 1957.
How Can I reach to MITS?
Railway station and Bus stand is around 3 Km far away from MITS. Public transportation facility is frequently available to & fro MITS Gwalior.
Is MITS AICTE Approved?
Yes, MITS is AICTE approved institute.
Is MITS UGC Approved?
Yes, UGC has granted autonomy to MITS Gwalior.
Which courses are available at this Institute?
MITS Gwalior offers B.Tech., M.E./M.Tech. and Ph.D. programmes in various disciplines. Institute also offers B. Arch., B. Planning and MCA Programmes. For detail of courses/programmes, please visit the link: http://mitsgwalior.in/course.php
MITS Gwalior is affiliated to which University?
MITS is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi Technological University, Bhopal (State Technical University of Madhya Pradesh).
What is the rank of MITS Gwalior among the technical institutes of country?
MITS Gwalior has been ranked 17 among top 25 Govt. Technical institutes of India by Data Quest- CMR T-School Survey.
MITS is NBA Accredited? What is the meaning of NBA Accreditation?
Yes, MITS has qualified in the NBA Accreditation and at present in a process of applying for some of the programmes to be accredited.
National Board of Accreditation is the quality assessment body of Govt. of India, its objectives are to assess and grade colleges /institutes of technical & professional education, the courses and programmes offered by them, their various units, faculty, department, etc. The quality parameters include the following aspects:
· Teaching Learning and Evaluation
· Research consultancy and Extension
· Infrastructure and learning recourses
· Students support and progression
· Governance, Leadership and Management
· Innovation and Best Practices
What degree will be awarded to students, after completion of the course?
-Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.)
- Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.)
- Bachelor of Planning(B. Plan.)
-Master of Engineering (M.E.)
- Master of Technology (M.Tech.)
-Master of Computer Application (MCA)
-Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Who will award the degree to the students, after completion of the course?
After successful completion of course, Rajiv Gandhi Technological University, Bhopal will award the degree.
Is there any scholarship for economically backward students?
Yes, students are eligible to apply for scholarships provided by the M.P. Govt. / Central Govt. / Institute.
What transport facilities are available for students?
Institute is located in the main city & is very approachable. Students’ residing outside the campus generally comes using their own vehicles, public transport facilities.
Are placements provided by the institute?
Yes. MITS has a very active placement cell which arranges campus recruitment drives for placement in various Industries/Organizations. For the detail of leading recruiters, please visit the link: http://mitsgwalior.in/training.php#recru
What was the last year’s highest package offered to the students of MITS?
Highest package was 16.5 Lac per annum, offered by Amazon.
What is the average package at MITS Gwalior?
Average package is 4.5 Lac.
What is the placement rate at MITS Gwalior?
Placement rate is 70% (Approx.) (Considering eligible students).
Can every student in the institute participate in the campus placement activity?
No. Only those who meet the eligibility criteria (as specified by the respective company) can participate.
What are the stages of the recruitment process during campus placement?
Following are the stages of recruitment process during campus placement activity
· Pre-placement talk
· Aptitude Test/Technical Test
· Group Discussion
· Technical/HR Interview
Can one student get more than one offer?
Yes. Students can get more than one offer under day one sharing process of companies.
Will there be any kind of preparatory classes for campus placement preparation?
Yes, institute has a practice to arrange campus placement preparatory classes well in advance.
What is the admission procedure for the course?
Admission Procedure for Bachelor of Engineering (B.Tech.) Programmes
Admission process of admission to Bachelor of Engineering programmes is governed by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Bhopal, Govt. of M.P. on the basis of score in Joint Entrance Examination(JEE). It is advised to visit the website of DTE Bhopal regularly for further detail & updates- http://www.mptechedu.org
Admission Procedure for Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) Programme
Admission process for admission to B.Arch. programme is conducted on the basis of score in National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA). Admission process is governed by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Bhopal, Govt. of M.P. It is advised to visit the website of DTE Bhopal regularly for further detail & updates- http://www.mptechedu.org
Admission Procedure for Bachelor of Planning (B.Plan.) Programme
Admission process for admission to B.Plan. programme is governed by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Bhopal, Govt. of M.P. It is advised to visit the website of DTE Bhopal regularly for further detail & updates- http://www.mptechedu.org
Admission Procedure for Master of Engg. /Master of Technology (M.E. / M.Tech.) Programmes
Admission process for admission to PG programmes (M.E./M.Tech.) is conducted on the basis of score in GATE exam / Written exam (for vacant seats, if any). It is advised to visit the institute website- http://mitsgwalior.in/ regularly for admission notification & related process.
Admission Procedure for Masters in Computer Application (MCA) Programme
Admission process of admission to Masters in Computer Application (MCA) Programme is conducted by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Bhopal, Govt. of M.P. It is advised to visit the website of DTE Bhopal regularly for further detail & updates- http://www.mptechedu.org
Admission Procedure for Doctoral (Ph.D.) Programme
-Institute is a research center of RGPV Bhopal for pursuing Ph.D. Programmes in various disciplines. Admission to Ph.D. programmes is notified by Rajiv Gandhi Technological University, Bhopal from time to time. Those who are willing to pursue Ph.D. from MITS research center are required to submit the application form through the institute only.
- Institute is also a QIP (Quality Improvement Programme) Center of AICTE for Ph.D. Programmes in following disciplines
· Civil Engineering
· Computer Science & Engineering
· Electrical Engineering
· Mechanical Engineering
Under the provisions of QIP programme, regular teachers of AICTE approved degree level engineering institutions, NITs and NITTTRs can pursue their Ph.D. from MITS Gwalior.
Admission to direct 2nd year of engineering programme is possible?
Yes. It is possible to take direct admission in the 2nd year of engineering programme.
Who is eligible for admission in direct second year engineering?
Diploma holders / Graduates (in Mathematics) are eligible for direct admission to the 2nd year of engineering programme. Admission to direct 2nd year is commonly known as “Lateral Entry” admission. This admission process is conducted by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Bhopal, Govt. of M.P. It is advised to visit the website of DTE Bhopal regularly for further detail & updates/ latest eligibility criteria’s (if any) - http://www.mptechedu.org
What was the last year’s opening rank (in JEE Exam) for admission to B.Tech. programmes at MITS?
Opening rank in the year 2016 was 20053.
Is medium of education is English only
Yes. Medium of instruction is English only.
Can I apply for more than one course/discipline?
Yes, it is possible to apply for number of disciplines/branches during choice filling.
I have a Bachelor degree in engineering. Am I eligible for M.Tech programme under Quality Improvement Programme (QIP)?
No. Institute only offers Ph.D. admission under QIP scheme of AICTE.
I have a Master’s degree in engineering. Am I eligible for PhD programme under Quality Improvement Programme (QIP)?
Yes, but it is required to fulfill other requirements also, as per QIP scheme eligibility criteria’s.
What is the stipend for students who take admission to M.E./M.Tech programmes through GATE?
As per AICTE norms.
What is the fee structure?
For the detail of fee structure for different programmes, please visit the link http://mitsgwalior.in/login/upload/revised%20fee%20structures%202020.pdf
Are books provided to the students?
Yes. Institute has a very rich central library- currently houses around 1,00,000 books and subscription to International e-journal databases of approx. 620+ e- journals titles.
Is there any counseling / orientation programme for newly admitted students?
Yes. Before commencement of classes, institute has a practice to organize an orientation program to brief the students about the institute/department, curriculum, examination system, etc.
Is there any possibility to avail education loan?
Yes, students can apply for education loan to any nationalized bank. Institute extends all necessary support for the same.
Is hostel facility available in the campus?
Yes. Separate hostel facility for Boys and Girls are available in the MITS Campus. The hostels consist of spacious and well-furnished rooms which are excellent for living in terms of food, recreations, and a positive atmosphere for study.
Is it compulsory to live in Institute Hostel?
No. It is up to the student.
Does MITS provide internet facility?
Yes. Internet facility is available, MITS Campus is Wi-Fi enabled.
What is the teaching methodology at MITS?
Knowledge is imparted through class room teaching, presentations, seminars, group discussions, case study, project work, field assignments, group study, experimental learning, etc. Class room lectures are conducted with the aid of multi-media projector, white board, PA Lectern System and Ceiling Mount Interactive Projectors, etc. In addition, institute offers provision for learning through Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) - under the supervision of faculty members, learning through webinars, etc.
What about the curriculum?
As the Institute is granted “autonomous” status by the affiliating university- RGPV Bhopal and UGC, New Delhi, so institute has its own curriculum and it is designed to meet the current requirements of industry and also considering the latest developments in the respective field/discipline.
What opportunities are available besides class room teaching?
At MITS Gwalior, number of opportunities like regular expert talks, workshops, field experiences, entrepreneurship initiatives, industrial visits and seminars are waiting for students for better learning, design & innovation. Across the year many technical and non-technical events are organized. In all the events, students' involvement is highly encouraged. Students are also encouraged to take part in various events organized by other renowned institutions and academic / industrial / scientific bodies.
Student Chapters of following prestigious international professional societies are also running in the institute
o The Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
o Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
o ISTE (Indian Society for Technical Education)
o Computer Society of India (CSI)
o ACM Chapter (Association for Computing Machinery)
o SAE INDIA (Society of Automotive Engineers India)
o Indian Water works Association
How about the faculty?
Institute has dedicated, qualified and experienced faculties in different disciplines. For details you may visit http://mitsgwalior.in
What are the opportunities for industry exposure at MITS?
- There is a regular practice to invite industry experts for expert talks/workshops etc.
- Institute has collaborations & MOUs with several industrial houses for strengthening the institute-industry interface for the benefit of students. Few industry associations are listed below
· Institute houses on campus training center of SKF India Limited
· Institute has signed MOU with IBM India Pvt. Ltd. under IBM academic initiative program.
· Institute has signed MOU with Infosys under Infosys Campus Connect program.
What about on campus medical facilities at MITS Gwalior?
On Campus medical dispensary is available in the institute. In addition to full time medical dispensary staff, doctors are available as per the scheduled consultation timings. For more detail, you can visit the link http://mitsgwalior.in/central_dept.php?id=md
After admission, can I change my branch?
Yes. After admission, there is a possibility for the change of branch.
Is there any NRI quota?
Yes, NRI quota seats are available. Admission notification for admission to B.Tech. programmes under NRI quota is notified by Directorate of Technical Education, Bhopal. The entire process for NRI quota admission is conducted by DTE Bhopal itself, therefore it is advised to visit the website of DTE Bhopal regularly for further detail & updates/ latest eligibility criteria’s (if any) - http://www.mptechedu.org
Is there any seats/quota for students from other states?
Yes, students from other state can take admission under All India Seats quota. As per the recent practice for the allotment of seats, following is the distribution pattern.
90% Seats for M.P. Domicile
5% Seats for NRI Quota
5% Seats for All India / Outside M.P. students
Above distribution is not permanent & it may be changed by DTE Bhopal/State Govt./ AICTE; for the latest distribution of seats please visit DTE Bhopal website - http://www.mptechedu.org
What are the provisions taken by institute to stop Ragging?
MITS Gwalior is a “Zero Ragging campus”. Anti-ragging committees have been formed to ensure “Zero Ragging”. Institute has also formed the anti ragging committee, as per the directions of Hon’ble Supreme Court of India. Moreover, discipline committee also exists to take care of/handle the related issues, if any.
What is the Grievance Redressal system for Girls?
All the issues are handled by the Woman’s Grievance Cell/ Guidance Cell of the institute.
What are the provisions for academically weak students?
Arrangement of remedial classes is a regular practice to help & promote academically weak students.
Whether institute is following dress code for students or not?
No. At present there is no specific dress code to follow in MITS.
Whether Institute has on campus Bank facility or not?
Institute has on campus full fledged branch of Union Bank of India.
Admission Related / Other Queries: Registrar, MITS Gwalior
Hostel Related Queries: Chief Warden, MITS Gwalior
Discipline/Ragging Complaints: Chairman, Discipline Committee
Examination/Autonomy Cell: Controller Examinations