B.Tech in Metallurgy, Metallurgy B.Tech


Metallurgy is actually a branch of material science. It deals with the study of the physical and chemical behavior of metallic elements, their inter-metallic compounds, and their mixtures. It is the science of metals and the ways in which technology is applied to metals.


The candidate must have appeared in the higher secondary school certificate exam (10+2) of any recognized board. Physics, chemistry and mathematics are mandatory subject that the candidate should have in the higher secondary schooling. All India as well as state level entrance tests are organized to take admission in various engineering colleges of India. The admission is based on the marks or rank obtained in these entrance tests.

Course Outlook:

B.Tech course in metallurgy is a graduate level course. It is a four year full time course. The whole course is divided into eight semesters of six month duration each. The first year course is a general foundation course and is common to all the engineering disciplines. In the second year some core subjects are introduced to the student. Third year has many practical assignments to be performed by the students. Fourth year is concerned with industrial project and placement.

Job Prospects:

The student of metallurgical engineering is given a comprehensive training in core engineering principles. Therefore, the job opportunities are available in core industries. Metallurgical industries are the main employer for metallurgical engineers. The candidate can also go for research in metal extraction and properties.

Best Places to Pursue:

Indian Institute Of Technology, Kharagpur
Indian School Of Mines, Dhanbad



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10 Responses to “B.Tech in Metallurgy, Metallurgy B.Tech”

  1. 10
    Shyam Sundar Biswal:

    Sir i am doing my B.tech in Metallurgy and materials engineering 4th year so i need to prepare a project suggest a good topic.

  2. 9

    Sir i am doing my B.tech in Metallurgy and materials engineering 4th year so i need to prepare a project suggest a good topic.

  3. 8

    I am doing diploma in Metallurgy and I am in the final year so I need to prepare a project, suggest a good topic.

  4. 7

    sir i have compleated my diploma in metallurgy engg. and i want to continue the education in metallurgy field .i appply b.tech whoso good collages in pakistan? please tell me

  5. 6
    mahamad shareef:

    Sir i have compleated my diploma in metallurgical engg. And i want to continue the same course in engineering colleges.is there any college for students like me…..? (within south india)
    please reply.

  6. 5

    sir i want to know abt distance degree in metallurgy engineering as i completed diploma metallurgy engineening plz tell.

  7. 4
    This is arjun Bansode i have cmpleted my diploma in metallurgy from govt. Polytechnic pune. And i wnt to take the admision for btech, in iit college so plz tell me about admision, and entrance exam .:

    [email protected]

  8. 3

    i had finished my dioploma in metallurgy ,pls tell me the details about b.tech in metallurgy through distance education

  9. 2
    jadhav sakshi:

    may i know cet cut off list for metallurgy btech coep

  10. 1
    piyush agarwal:

    Respected Sir,
    i need some help from this enquiry about metallurgical course as i have less percentage from 50%. therefore please let me know where i can get addmission for this course.