1. More and better companies are coming for Campus Placement in leading Institutes
2. Higher salaries are being offered for M.Tech as compared to B.E./B.Tech
3. M.Tech degree leads to specialization and furthering of interest in a certain area which may lead to Ph.D in India and Abroad
4. M.Tech degree is a must for those wishing to apply for Faculty positions in educational Institutes running B.Tech and M.Tech courses.
5. Scholarship is paid during M.Tech, so no headache to parents for financial requirements.
6. The M.Tech program is a 4 semester program; so get more time to work out career opportunities.
7. MOST IMPORTANTLY to get to be a part of any internationally reputed Educational Institute like IITs and enjoy learning and research.
8. After qualifying GATE you can directly apply for MS or PhD programme in some Asian countries like Singapore, Taiwan, and Malaysia etc.
9. After qualifying GATE you can directly apply for Scientific Officer â€œCâ€ position in Babha Atomic Research Centre without written examination.
10. After qualifying GATE with 99 percentile you can be called for interview for Shayma Prasad Mukherjee fellowship of CSIR.
11. If you are a Master of Science (M.Sc), i.e. a Science degree, then only GATE can convert you into Master of Technology (M.Tech), i.e. an Engineering and Professional degree.