Postgraduate Admissions

Silicon offers three postgraduate engineering programs in its Bhubaneswar campus, SiliconTech. Students can choose to pursue an M.Tech. in Computer Science & Engineering, Power System Engineering, or Electronics and Communication Engineering. The other postgraduate (PG) programs offered by SiliconTech are MCA (Master in Computer Applications) and M.Sc. Data Science (Master of Science in Data Science).

GATE or Post Graduate Admission Test (PGAT) conducted by Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) is the qualifying entrance examination for regular admissions into the M.Tech. programs. The Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) is the qualifying entrance examination for the MCA program. The selection for M.Sc. Data Science is at the institute level based on the candidate’s marks in the 10th, 12th, and undergraduate (UG) programs.

Presently, the total intake is 126 for the various postgraduate programs. Selection into the postgraduate programs at SiliconTech is entirely on merit and the applicant’s performance in the qualifying examinations.


Important Dates

Registration for Provisional Admission-2023:

20th Feb 2023 onwards

Date for Spot Admissions

1st week of August 2023

Orientation Date

5th November 2022

Course Commencement Date

7th November 2022

M.Tech. Programs

SiliconTech offers M.Tech. programs in Computer Science and Engineering (M.Tech. CSE), Electrical and Electronics Engineering (M.Tech. EEE), and Electronics and Communication Engineering (M.Tech. ECE).

Program Intake

For 2021, the total intake is 36 for the three M.Tech. programs. The table below lists the individual program-wise intake for regular admissions.

M.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering (M.Tech. CSE ) 9 SiliconTech, Bhubaneswar
M.Tech. Electrical and Electronics Engineering (M.Tech. EEE ) 9 SiliconTech, Bhubaneswar
M.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering (M.Tech. ECE) 18 SiliconTech, Bhubaneswar


M.Tech. Eligibility & Selection

For admission into an M.Tech program, candidates should have either a valid GATE score of the current academic session or of the previous one/qualified in the PGAT entrance examination of the respective academic session, conducted by OJEE. The candidates must fulfill the following criteria to qualify for selection.

  • Passed a bachelor’s degree or an equivalent exam in the relevant field with at least 50% marks
  • Minimum 45% marks for candidates applying in the reserved category


For admissions related queries on M.Tech. programs, reach out to Dr. Sanjit Kumar Swain.


MCA Program

The two year Master in Computer Applications program is designed to meet the growing demand for qualified professionals in the field of information technology.

Program Intake

For 2021, the total intake into the MCA program is 60 through regular admissions.

Master in Computer Applications (MCA) 60 SiliconTech, Bhubaneswar


MCA Eligibility & Selection

Those interested in admission into the MCA program must have a valid rank in the entrance examination conducted by OJEE for the respective academic session. The candidates must fulfill the following criteria to qualify for selection.

  • Passed BCA/ bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Engineering or an equivalent degree, OR
  • Passed B.Sc./ B.Com./ B.A. with Mathematics at 10+2 or graduation level with additional bridge courses as per the norms of the concerned University
  • Minimum 50% marks in the qualifying examination
  • Minimum 45% marks for candidates applying in the reserved category


For admissions related queries on the MCA program, reach out to Dr. Rabindra Kumar Dalei.


M.Sc. Data Science

SiliconTech offers a two-years Masters in Data Science with specifically designed modules for learning theory and its applications.

Program Intake

Presently, the total intake into the M.Sc. Data Science program is 30 through regular admissions.

Programs Program Intake Campus

M.Sc. Data Science


SiliconTech, Bhubaneswar

Programs & Program Intake

M.Sc. Data Science Eligibility & Selection

Candidates must fulfill the following criteria to be eligible for admission into the program.

Mathematics or Statistics as one of the subjects or B.Sc. (Engg)/BE/B.Tech. in any discipline of Engineering
Minimum 55% marks/ equivalent or 2nd Class Honours in the qualifying undergraduate degree

Selection into the M.Sc. Data Science program is on merit calculated by taking 20% of Class 10, 30% of Class 12 or +2 or ISC, and 50% of B.Sc./ BE/ B.Tech marks.


For admissions related queries on the M.Sc.Data Science program, reach out to our admissions office.

+91-99372 89499 / 73814 99499

Proceed for Provisional Admission Registration-2022

Provisional Admissions for M.Tech. & MCA

Aspiring candidates for M.Tech. and MCA programs can also register for provisional admissions directly to the institute. Upon completion of the registration, student details are entered into SiliconTech’s application database.

Based on the GATE score or PGAT Rank or OJEE rank and the academic credentials, the selected candidate will receive an intimation email for provisional admission.

Students can complete the provisional admission processes online or offline. Students with a confirmed provisional admission get admission in the program allotted by the institute irrespective of OJEE counseling results during SPOT admissions.

In addition, the Silicon Admissions Counselling Cell supports both aspiring students and their parents to understand the OJEE counseling process, choose the right programs, and complete the counseling to secure an admission.

Proceed for Provisional Admission Registration-2022

Spot Admissions

Those students who have not got admission into a program of their choice, in any college, can visit the Silicon campus on the Spot Admissions day. Seats are allotted to eligible candidates on a first-cum-first serve basis based on vacancies in various programs.

Cost of Study

The cost of studying at Silicon, including tuition, accommodation, and food, varies between ₹1,35,000-2,35,000 per annum. The final study cost depends on whether the student is a day-scholar or living in a campus hostel, and on the type of on-campus residence (AC/Non-AC) chosen.

Financial Support

Silicon supports students to easily get bank loans to finance their study for four years. Student volunteers will help incoming candidates to engage with the bank representatives present on-campus on the admissions day. Silicon’s excellent track record of placements for graduating students make it easy for new students to get loans from the banks.

New Students Orientation

Newly admitted students undergo an orientation and induction program, which prepares them for a successful college experience at Silicon. The program gives students comprehensive information on their upcoming years of academic and campus life. The induction and orientation program is designed in line with the AICTE guidelines.

Campus Life


State-of-the-art laboratories with the latest hardware and software for learning by doing


Library with over 63000 volumes of books, subscriptions to top e-journals, and reading rooms for focused learning

Research Center

Multidisciplinary research center with cutting edge labs researching on latest technologies

Sports & Fitness

Fully equipped gym and top-notch facilities for cricket, basketball, football

Student Clubs

Vibrant sociocultural clubs, a plush 350-seater private cinema hall, and buzzing with action technology clubs


Modern student housing ensuring comfort, safety and wellbeing

Why Silicon?

Silicon Institute of Technology is one of the premier institutes in the state of Odisha with a NAAC Grade A accreditation.

Our distinguished faculty members are qualified from established technical universities in India and the USA. A significant number of them hold Ph.D. degrees and have experience both in academia and the industry.

Silicon students across different branches have won 37 Gold Medals in the last thirteen years. In the past six years, 110 students have scored all India ranks within 3000 in GATE.

Many of them pursue higher education in prestigious academic institutions like IISc, IITs, NITs, and IIMs in India and universities in Australia, Singapore, UK, the USA, and Canada.

Silicon graduates have made their presence felt worldwide and are employed in India and abroad with reputed companies like Infosys, Wipro, TCS, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Oracle, Accenture, Cognizant, Capgemini, IBM, Intel, and Mindtree, among others.

Many of them work in public sector organizations like BARC, ISRO, NTPC, and IOCL; some are with Civil services like IES, IAS, OAS, and some others employed in the Defence Services.


Faculty with Ph.D.

Accredited by NAAC with Grade A since 2014


BPUT Gold Medals

Ranked at 161 in NIRF 2022

SiliconTech is recognized for its outstanding contributions to technical education in Odisha.