ISM EE (Indian School Of Mines Dhanbad Entrance Exam)

ISM EE 2021 Notification, Exam Date, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result and Counselling

The Indian School of Mine (ISM) Dhanbad grants admission in PG engineering courses via GATE and ISM Entrance Exam. The entrance test conducted by the institute is for admission of those candidates who did not appear for GATE. However, candidates who secured less marks in GATE or did not qualify it may also apply for ISM-EE.

The Indian School of Mines was formally opened on 9th December 1926, by Lord Irwin, the then Viceroy of India to address the need for trained manpower related to mining activities in the country with disciplines of Mining and Applied Geology. In 1967 it was granted the status of a deemed to be University under Section 3 of UGC Act, 1956. Since its establishment, IIT(ISM) has undergone a considerable expansion of its activities, and presently it can be considered as a total technology education institute.

ISM EE 2021 Exam Date (Tentatively)

S.No. Name of the events of the Exam Date Assigned
1.        Start of Online Application Form March 2021
2.        Last Date for Online Application April 2021
3.        ISM E 2021 Admit Card May 2021
4.        ISM EE 2021 Exam May 2021
5.        Result June 2021
6.        Counselling June  to July 2021
7.        Seat Allotment July/August 2021

ISM EE 2021 Application Form

Steps to fill Online Application Form

Step 1: A program-wise separate online application is required to be submitted through an online portal, which will remain available in the IIT (ISM) website.

Step 2: Then the candidates need to register themselves online by using the name, date of birth, email id, contact number. Then he/ she will get an email with a password.

Step 3: The non-refundable application fee for each program is Rs. 500/- for UR/ OBC (NCL) candidates and Rs. 250/- for SC/ ST/ PWD/ Women candidates. The application fee is to be paid by online payment gateway only along with the online application.

Step 4: It is the responsibility of the candidate, to ensure his/ her all eligibility criteria for a particular program, as mentioned in this information brochure, for applying the M.Tech Programme(s).

Step 5: The image quality of the uploaded documents must be good enough to enable easy verification of the documents/ items. Care should be taken to scan the documents (with file format jpg/ jpeg) with the help of a high-quality scanner. The candidate should check the quality of the soft document before uploading.

Step 6: Then the candidates need to fill the application form carefully by providing appropriate information.

Step 7: At last the candidates need to press the 'Submit' button to complete the procedure. Candidates can access the application form by using email id, date of birth, password but they cannot edit the details.

ISM EE Application Fee

  • The non-refundable application fee for each program is Rs. 500/- for UR/ OBC (NCL) candidates and Rs. 250/- for SC /ST /PWD /Women candidates.
  • The application fee is to be paid by debit card/ credit card/ internet banking.

ISM EE 2021 Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must possess a Bachelor degree in Engineering/ Technology or equivalent or a Master degree in Science, from the institutes recognized by UGC/ AICTE. The qualifying degrees for each of the M.Tech.
  • Candidates must have GATE score (remains valid at the time of Admission) in the appropriate GATE Paper or need to qualify the Entrance Examination conducted by IIT(ISM).
  • The candidate with equivalent degree and discipline are allowed to apply in different M.Tech programs. Under such cases, candidates have to mention the name of the equivalent degree and discipline in the application form with the declaration that such program is a specialized discipline of the requisite qualification mentioned in the information brochure. The candidate has to produce the “certificate for degree equivalence”, issued by any of the certifying authorities like UGC, AICTE, AIU etc.
  • Candidates seeking admission to M.Tech. Programmes of the Institute should have o Minimum 55% or CGPA/ CPI of 5.5 on 10 point scale (without rounding off) in the qualifying degree for UR/ OBC candidates or Minimum 50% or CGPA/CPI of 5.0 in 10 point scale (without rounding off) in the qualifying degree for SC/ ST candidates.
  • It is essential for a candidate to pass higher secondary (10 + 2 level) with Mathematics. This criterion, however, is not applicable for the candidates who have not gone through higher secondary (10 + 2 level) examination before their graduation.

Age Limits for the Candidates:

  • The candidates (other than sponsored candidates) must be below the age of 30 years (35 years for women, PWD, SC, ST & OBC (Non-creamy Layer) ) as on  April 2021.
  • The age for the sponsored candidates must be below 45 years (50-years for women, PWD, SC, ST & OBC-NCL) as on April 2021.

ISM EE 2021 Exam Pattern

Duration: 3 Hours

Language:  English

Type of Questions: Multiple Choice Type

Number of Questions and Marks:  30 questions of 1 mark each 20 questions of 2 mark each 10 questions of 3 mark each

Negative Marking:  25% allotted marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer

ISM EE 2021 Syllabus

Following are the syllabus for ISM EE:

  • Engineering Geology
  • Mineral Exploration
  • Earthquake Disaster, Hazard, and Mitigation
  • Petroleum Exploration
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Environmental Science & Engineering
  • Fuel Engineering
  • Mineral Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering & Management
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Geomatics
  • Mining Engineering
  • Tunnelling & Underground Space Technology
  • Mining Machinery Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering

ISM EE 2021 Admit Card

The ISM EE Admit Card will be available for download from 1st week of May 2021. Candidates will be able to download their ISM EE 2021 admit card from the official website. The conducting body will not dispatch it via any offline medium and only the properly registered candidates will be able to download it.

How to Download ISM EE Admit Card

  • Log in the official website of ISM EE.
  • Submit the ISM EE application number and password.
  • Download and print the ISM EE Admit card.

ISM EE 2021 Result

The ISM EE results will be announced in June 2021. Through the result, the candidates will be able to check their secured scores in the exam.

ISM EE 2021 Counselling Process

The Counselling Process is separate for GATE and ISM EE qualified candidates. The schedule shall be released soon for both GATE and ISM EE 2021 qualified candidates and shall be held in two rounds for each. The candidates re required to register by submitting Rs.1000/- as counselling fee which is non-refundable, and counselling shall be done online.

After registration the candidates should login and fill their choices of courses. After receiving all the data the seat allotment result shall be declared. When the candidates are satisfied with the allotment of seats, the candidates are required to confirm their allocation by reporting at the Institute.

Contact Details:

Main Campus

Indian Institute of Technology, Dhanbad

Jharkhand, India, 826004