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M.Tech in Nanotechnology

Why take this course?

Nanotechnology is the application of Science, Engineering and Technology to develop novel materials and devices in various fields in the at Nano level. Despite its focus on the micro world, this emerging multi-disciplinary subject has potential to influence every aspect of life. Nanotechnology is one of the top-ranked subjects in the academic and research field. It is an enabling technology which generates new capabilities, products, markets and so on.

What will I experience?


What opportunities might it lead to?

One can find a job as Nano Technologists, Specialists or Scientists. The areas where Nanot Technologist can seek employment include Biotechnology, Agriculture, Food, Genetics, Space Research, Medicine and so on. Job opportunities are also available in National Physical Laboratory, Indian Institute of Astrophysics etc. Candidates with Ph.D can also join as faculty members in Universities and Colleges or research fields.

A wide range of career opportunities available for M.Tech in Nano Technology are:

  • Electronics / Semiconductor Industry
  • Manufacturing Industries
  • Biotechnology
  • Medical Fields
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Environmental
  • Universities
  • Product based companies (food)


Degree Awarded

Master of Technology

Course Commencement

August 2019


B.E/B.Tech in Electronics and Communication, Electrical and Electronics or Computer Science Engineering. M.Sc in Electronics.

Study Campus

Admissions Office

Curriculum Structure & Teaching

I Semester
  • Concepts of Nano materials
  • Processing and properties of Nanostructured Materials
  • Analytical Techniques of Nano materials
  • Synthesis and Applications of Nano materials
  • Core Elective - 1
  • Nano scale Measurement and Analysis Laboratory

Core Elective - 1

  • Thin Film Technology
  • Theory and Modelling in Nano science
  • Imaging techniques for Nanotechnology
  • Carbon – Carbon composites

II Semester
  • Design and Synthesis of Nano materials
  • Metal, Ceramic and Polymer Matrix composites
  • Bio inspired Nano composites
  • Advanced Nano composites
  • Core Elective - 2
  • Nano material synthesis Lab

Core Elective - 2

  • Dispersion Strengthened Nano composites
  • Micromechanical analysis of Nano composites
  • Properties of Nanostructured Materials
  • Top down manufacturing methods

III Semester
  • Research Methodology
  • Dispersion Strengthened Nano composites
  • Core Elective - 3
  • Open Elective - 1
  • Project Phase 1

Core Elective - 3

  • Advanced Nano composites
  • Nano materials for Energy and Environment
  • Nano materials for Solar Energy and Photovoltaic
  • Advanced Nano composites synthesis

Open Elective-1

  • Environmental Law in India
  • Statistical methods/ Quantitative Techniques
  • for Managers
  • Research Methodology
  • Intellectual property and rights law

IV Semesters
  • Dissertation / Industrial Project Phase 2