Test Papers, corresponding Academic Programmes
offered by the Admitting Institutes and
their Minimum Educational Qualifications for Admission
Test Paper (Test paper code) 
Academic
Programme(s) 
Institute(s) 
Minimum Educational
Qualification(s) for Admission 

Essential subjects
in Bachelor's Degree along with minimum duration 
Essential subjects at (10+2) level 

Biotechnology (BT) 
M.Sc.
Biotechnology 
IITI 
Any
Branch/ Subject 
Biology 
IITB, IITR 
Any
Branch/ Subject 
Mathematics 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual
Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering 
IITB 
Any one
of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two
years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one
year/two semesters 

Chemistry (CY) 
M.Sc. Chemistry 
IITB, IITD, IITG,
IITGN, IITH, IITI, IITJ, IITK, IITM, IITP, IITR, IITRPR, IITISM 
Chemistry
for three years/six semesters 
Mathematics 
Joint M.Sc. Ph.D.
in Chemistry 
IITBBS, IITKGP 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree
in Environmental Science and Engineering 
IITB 
Any one
of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two
years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one
year/two semesters 
Mathematics 

Joint M.Sc.
Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
IITBBS 
Mathematics and Physics with any one of
these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application,
Geology and Statistics 
No
Restrictions 

Geology (GG) 
M.Sc. Applied
Geology 
IITB, IITR 
Geology
for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics,
Physics, Chemistry and Biological Science 
Mathematics 
Joint M.Sc. Ph.D.
in Geophysics 
IITKGP 
Geology as
a subject for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among
Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D.
in Geology 
IITKGP, IITBBS 

Joint M.Sc.
Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
IITBBS 
Mathematics and
Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science,
Computer Application, Geology and Statistics 
No
Restrictions 

M.Sc.(Tech) in Applied Geology * 
IITISM 
B.Sc degree (3
year) with Geology as Honours/ Major/
Main/Equivalent subject and
any 2 subsidiary subjects from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. 
Mathematics 

Mathematics (MA) 
M.Sc. in
Economics 
IITR 
Mathematics
as one of the core subjects 
No Restrictions 
M.Sc. Mathematics 
IITB, IITD, IITGN,
IITI, IITJ,IITK, IITM, IITP, IITR, IITRPR 
Mathematics
for at least two years/four semesters 

M.Sc. Mathematics/
Mathematics and Computing 
IITH, IITISM 

M.Sc. Mathematics
and Computing 
IITG 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D.
in Mathematics 
IITBBS, IITKGP 
Mathematics/
Statistics as a subject for at least two years/four semesters. 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual
Degree in Operations Research 
IITB 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree
in Environmental Science and Engineering 
IITB 
Any one
of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two
years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one
year/two semesters. 
Mathematics 

Joint M.Sc.
Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
IITBBS 
Mathematics
and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science,
Computer Application, Geology and Statistics 
No
Restrictions 

Mathematical Statistics (MS) 
M.Sc. Applied
Statistics and Informatics 
IITB 
Mathematics
or Statistics for at least two years/ four semesters 
No
Restrictions 
M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual
Degree in Operations Research 
IITB 

M.Sc. Statistics 
IITK 
Statistics
for at least two years/ four semesters 

Joint M.Sc.
Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
IITBBS 
Mathematics
and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science,
Computer Application, Geology and Statistics 

Physics (PH) 
M.Sc. Physics 
IITB, IITD, IITG,
IITGN, IITH, IITI,
IITJ,IITK, IITM, IITP, IITR, IITRPR, IITISM 
Physics
for at least two years/four semesters and Mathematics for at least one
year/two semesters 
No
Restrictions 
Joint M.Sc. Ph.D.
in Physics 
IITBBS, IITKGP 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual
Degree in Physics 
IITK 

M.Sc. Applied
Geophysics 
IITB 
Physics
and Mathematics/Mathematical Physics for two years/four semesters and at
least one of them as subject for three years/six semesters 

M.Sc. Astronomy 
IITI 
Physics/
Mathematics / Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering/
Mechanical Engineering 

Joint M.Sc.
Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
IITBBS 
Mathematics and
Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science,
Computer Application, Geology and Statistics 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D.
in Geophysics 
IITKGP 
Geology
as a subject for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics,
Physics and Chemistry 
Mathematics 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual
Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering 
IITB 
Any one of Biology, Biotechnology,
Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of
the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters 

M.Sc.(Tech) in
Applied Geophysics 
IITISM 
B.Sc Degree
(3 yr.) with Physics as Honours/ Major/ Main/
Equivalent subject, Mathematics as a subsidiary subject for 2 years/4
semesters and another subsidiary subject from Chemistry, Geology,
Electronics, and Statistics for 1 year/ 2 semesters. 
No Restriction 
* Medical Criteria: a) Applicants with color
blindness and/or Uniocularity are not eligible. b) To do fieldwork, persons
with disability (PwD) category candidates
should be able to walk in the field without
assistance /escort (onroad and/or offroad conditions.)