MSIT Admission

Master of Science in Information Technology Admission

Online Mode

MSIT ADMISSION Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 800
  • Examination Modes:Online Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Consortium of Institutions of Higher Learning (CIHL)

MSIT Admission 2021(Ongoing): Application Form, Eligibility

Updated On - September 01 2021 by Akriti Maurya

MSIT Admission 2021 (Master of Science in Information technology) is an entrance exam that was conducted on 16 August 2021. A consortium of Institutions of Higher Learning (CHIL) conducts this exam every year at the university level to offer admission in the postgraduation courses in Computer science. MSIT 2021 exam will be an online CBT (Computer Based Test) exam. Candidates can read the complete article to know more about the MSIT 2021 application form, eligibility criteria, admit card, exam pattern, and syllabus.

MSIT Admisison 2021 Exam Status

Candidates can check the MSIT Admisison 2021 exam status from the below table:

Exam date

Exam on 16 August 2021

MSIT Admission 2021 Important Dates

All the important dates of the MSIT 2021 Admission are given in the table below:

MSIT Admission 2021 Dates
The Last Date to submit the Application Form(GAT)02 August 2021
Walk-in Entrance Test Starts22 March 2021
Walk-in Entrance Test Last Date14 August 2021
MSIT Entrance Examination 2021 date16 August 2021
Result Declaration of GAT21 August 2021
Counselling Date 01 September 2021
MSIT programme commences13 September 2021
Last date for applying to MSIT Online Program (Batch II)18 October 2021
MSIT Online Program (Batch II) starts01 November 2021
Last date for applying to MSIT Online Program (Batch III)17 January 2022
MSIT Online Program (Batch III) starts31 January 2022

NOTE - Walk-in exams will be conducted weekly 5 days (Monday to Friday) morning 10 AM. Duration of the exam is one hour.

MSIT Admission 2021 Counselling

MSIT 2021 process for counselling shall start soon after the declaration of results. Qualifying candidates (based on the result) will be eligible for further counselling rounds. The candidate must bring all the required documents along with the hard copy of the application form for verification on the day of counselling. Candidate must carry their ID proof and result also and makes sure to carry the original copies of the required documents.

MSIT Admission 2021 Selection Process

Candidates can take a look at the selection process for MSIT Entrance Exam

Stage I – Graduate Aptitude Test

Stage I consists of the Graduate Aptitude Test (GAT) which is a Computer Based Test.

Eligible candidates can apply for the GAT entrance test in the following ways:-

  • Walk-in Entrance Test
  • Regular Entrance Test

The eligible candidates can either avail of one or both the modes to apply for the Entrance Test. However, the best of the scores in all the attempts will be taken into consideration for final ranking.

Stage II – Listening Comprehension and Counselling

Candidates qualifying in Stage-I will be called for Stage-II of the entrance test, consisting of Listening Comprehension and counselling. Candidates qualifying for the Listening Comprehension will be called for counseling on the same day (Listening Comprehension Exam is exempted for the eligible candidates with qualifying TOEFL OR IELTS Score).

Stage III – Preparatory Course

Candidates qualifying in Stage I & II will join the Preparatory Course for four weeks.

In the Preparatory course, students are required to assemble their own PCs, install hardware and software, troubleshoot their PCs when required, Programming primer, and learn the basics of MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, HTML). It also includes preparing a Business plan and Soft Skills.

MSIT Admission 2021 Application Form

The MSIT 2021 application form is released online on the official website. The candidate makes sure to fill the MSIT application form 2021 carefully. After the submission of the application form candidate can't change/edit the information. The candidate makes sure to read all the points before submitting the application form for the MSIT 2021 exam which is given below:

  • The candidate makes sure to fill all the application forms carefully after the submission of the application form candidate can't make any change in the form.
  • The candidate must upload all the required documents in the application form.

How to Apply for MSIT Admission 2021?

The candidate must follow all the steps to apply for the MSIT application form which is listed below:

1. Registration

  • Visit the official website of the MSIT i.e  MSIT official website
  • Click on the "2021 Admission is open now" button.
  • On the next page, click on the "Register" button.
  • Register with the name, Email ID, password, and contact number.
  • After completing the registration, the candidate will receive an email from the conducted authority to activate the registered email Id.

2. Filling The Application Form

  • Login with the registered ID and password on the official website.
  • Fill in the personal details and click on the "next step".
  • On the next window, fill the MSIT 2021 application form.
  • Submit the application form.

3. Upload Documents

To submit the application form Candidate must upload their recently clicked scanned photograph in the application form. The candidate makes sure to upload the coloured photograph in the application.

4. Fee For The MSIT 2021 Application Form

All the candidates have to pay Rs. 800/- for submitting the application form successfully. Candidates can pay through online payments by using credit card/ debit card/ net banking. The candidate makes sure to save the fee receipt of the application form. The MSIT application fee will be non-refundable in any circumstances.

MSIT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The candidate must fulfil all the eligibility criteria to get admission to MSIT 2021. All the candidates must ensure that they fulfil the required eligibility criteria laid down by the exam conducting authority. The eligibility criteria for MSIT 2021 are listed below:

  • Candidate must be passed in BE (All Branches).
  • Candidate must rank in the MSIT 2021 GAT entrance exam to get admission to the associated universities/colleges.

MSIT 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates can check the MSIT exam pattern 2021 to prepare for the exam. The complete structure of the MSIT 2021 exam is given below:

  • Mode of Exam: The exam will be an online CBT (Computer Based Test).
  • Duration: To complete the exam candidate has 150 min (2.5 hours).
  • Type of Questions: MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions)
  • The medium of the exam: The question will be in the English language only.

The question paper will be divided into two sections. The question paper pattern is listed below:

  • Reading Comprehension – 2 passages with 4 questions each.
  • Analytical & Logical Reasoning – 16 Multiple choice questions (MCQs).
  • Verbal Ability – 16 Multiple choice questions (MCQs).
  • Computational Problem Solving - 10 Multiple choice questions (MCQs).
SECTION II - QUANTITATIVE ABILITY & PART OF Computational Problem Solving 
  • Statistics -11 Multiple choice questions (MCQs)
  • Data Analysis -10 Multiple choice questions(MCQs)
  • Quantitative Comparison -8 Multiple choice questions(MCQs)
  • Sets -5 Multiple choice questions (MCQs)
  • Relations and Functions -6 Multiple choice questions (MCQs) 
  • Computational Problem Solving -10 Multiple choice questions (MCQs)
  • All questions carry one mark.
  • There is no negative marking in the MSIT GAT exam.

MSIT GAT 2021 Syllabus

The applicant can check the complete syllabus of the MSIT 2021 exam is given in the table below:

MSIT GAT 2021 Syllabus 
SessionMain TopicsSubtopic
Session IReading Comprehension (2 passages) 
Analytical & Logical Reasoning
  • Assumptions / Arguments / Conclusions drawn true or false
  • Directional 
  • Positional / Linear sequence or arrangement
  • Blood Relationship
Verbal Ability
  • Knowledge of Grammar (2 Passages with 5 questions)
  • Rearrangement of sentences 
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Synonyms & Antonyms
Computational Problem SolvingComputational Expressions, Branching, Lists, and Strings
Session IIDiscrete Comparison 
  • Time & Work, Profit & Loss
  • Ratio Proportion and Variations
  • Basic Trigonometry
  • Progressions
Data Sufficiency  
  • Geometry: Line, angles, areas
  • Number system
  • Algebra: Expressions, equations, inequalities
Data Analysis
  • Line Graphs
  • Bar Graphs & Pie Graphs
  • Charts & Tables
Quantitative Compression
  • Geometry: Line, angles, areas
  • Diagrams, formulas, areas, Distance, Time, etc...
  • Algebra: Expressions, equations, inequalities
  • Number system
  • Union & Intersections
  • Venn Diagrams
Relations and Functions
  • Relations, The argument of the function, Cartesian product
  • Functions of a Function
Computational problems and solvingComputational Expressions, Branching, Lists, and Strings

MSIT Admission Test 2021 Admit Card

 The candidate makes sure to read all the points to download the MSIT admit card 2021 which is given below:

  • Admit card for MSIT 2021 will be released online on the official website.
  • Makes sure to login with the registered ID and password.
  • Download the admit card in PDF format and take out the printout of the admit card.
  • The applicant can't be allowed in the examination centre without the hard copy of the admit card.
  • Candidate must carry any ID proof like aadhar card/ PAN card/ Driving Licence for the identification.

How to Download the MSIT 2021 Admit Card?

The candidate makes sure to follow all the steps to download the MSIT 2021 admit card which is given below:

  • Visit the official website of the MSIT i.e  MSIT official website.
  • Click on the "2021 Admission open now" button.
  • On the next window, click on the "Login" button.
  • Click on the "2021 Admit Card" tab.
  • Download the PDF of the MSIT 2021 admit card.
  • Take out the hardcopy of the admit card for the MSIT 2021 examination.

Forbidden Things in the MSIT 2021 Examination Hall

All the restricted things in the MSIT exam hall are listed below:

  • Do not carry anything except a pen & pencil
  • Mobile phones are strictly restricted in the examination hall
  • Calculators (Normal & Scientific)
  • A candidate can't eat and smoke in the examination hall
  • If the authority finds any candidate talking, disturbing, or using a phone/calculator then the authority will dismiss the candidate from the test session.

MSIT Admission 2021 Result

The MSIT result 2021 result will release on the official website within a month of the examination. MSIT 2021 Result will be declared in PDF format so that candidates can save it for further counselling rounds. Candidates can refer to the following points below for MSIT 2021 Result:

  • To check the result candidate have to log in on the official website with the registered ID and password.
  • All the candidates must takeout a printout of the result.
  • The candidate will be shortlisted based on the ranking obtained in the MSIT GAT 2021 examination.

MSIT Admission 2021 Exam Centre

While filling the application form candidate can choose any exam centre from the list. All the Exam centres for the MSIT GAT 2021 examination are listed below:

  • Hyderabad
  • Vijayawada
  • Tirupati
  • Kakinada
  • Ananthapuram
  • Warangal
  • Visakhapatnam
  • Bangalore
  • Chennai
  • Kolkata
  • Noida

Colleges accepting MSIT Score

Here is the list of colleges where candidates can apply for the MSIT course:

  • International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H)
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad (JNTUH)
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada (JNTUK)
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur (JNTUA)
  • Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati (SVU).

MSIT 2021 Information Brochure

Candidates can check all the important information regarding MSIT 2021 from here. This information brochure will give insights into the important dates of MSIT 2021 as well as the admission procedure and selection criteria

Click here to get MSIT 2021 Schedule.

MSIT Admission 2021 Highlights

Check the below-given data to know the basic information about the MSIT Admission 2021:

Exam NameMaster of Science in Information technology
AcronymMSIT Admission 2021
LevelUniversity Level
Conducting BodyA consortium of Institutions of Higher Learning (CHIL)
Official Website 
Application FormApply Now
Exam PurposeTo provide Admissions in postgraduate programs

The consortium of Institutions of Higher Learning

A consortium of Institutes of Higher Learning is a society formed by different Universities of Andhra Pradesh which is non-profitable, under the supervision of the Government of Andhra Pradesh & APSCHE. CIHL is responsible for organizing the MSIT program in various universities across the state. MSIT provides a 2 year, one year, 3 semester postgraduate IT education which focused on a project-based curriculum. The educational process in  Learning is based on Doing methodology and use personalized mentoring, instead of traditional classroom teaching.
The learning modules use online content where lectures play a secondary teaching role in the form of web-based tutored video. The student evaluation is based on completing the assigned tasks to check mastery in any concepts.

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MSIT ADMISSION Important Dates

Form Date01 Mar - 02 Aug 2021
Exam Date16 Aug 2021
Result21 Aug 2021

Master of Science in Information Technology Admission Exam Pattern

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Form Start Date:

01 Mar 2021

Form End Date:

02 Aug 2021

The last date to submit the form was on 02 Aug 2021
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