GATE has been organized since 1984 by IISc and IITs. GATE results are announced before the start of college admission session. Engineering colleges across India make use of the GATE scores to offer admission to postgraduation programmes. Herein comes the role of CCMT.

CCMT 2018 is Centralized Counselling for M.Tech/M.Arch./M.Plan. National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTI) are part of the CCMT) 2018. Candidates who have a valid GATE score of either 2016, or 2017, or 2018, can apply to CCMT 2018 to seek admission. In essence, the CCMT seeks to make admission and counselling process concise and simpler for admission seekers.

CCMT 2018

New features of CCMT 2018

In case you are already familiar with the CCMT counselling process, then only this new set of features can be read to know what is different this time.

  • Participating Institutes which are 40 in number are acting as Reporting Centres.
  • If you are allotted a seat and reported to Reporting Centre during first/second/third round allotment and also paid the Seat Confirmation Fee, then you have to report physically to the allotted institute to pay the institute balance fee and to complete other formalities for final admission.
  • All fresh National Spot Round (NSR) registered Candidates are required to visit to any RC for documents’ verification for consideration of their candidature for NSR seat allotment.

Important Dates of CCMT 2018

Event Date (expected)
Online registration starts 02nd week of Apr 2018
Start date of online choice filling 02nd week of Apr 2018
Last date of online registration and fee payment 02nd week of May 2018
Last date of online choice filling 03rd week of May 2018
Round 1 of seat allotment 03rd week of May 2018
Round 2 of seat allotment Last week of May 2018
Round 3 of seat allotment 02nd week of Jun 2018
National Spot Round 03rd week of Jun 2018

Registration form

The first thing candidates interested in CCMT 2018 need to do is register. Registration can be done at Herein you register by submitting essential details and paying registration fees. Fee can be paid using SBI MOPS. Only after registration you can fill choices and lock them.

Choice filling

Choice filling and locking is the process of mentioning your preference order of colleges and specializations in the CCMT Login. Be careful while doing this. Seat allotment will be purely based on your merit (GATE All India Rank) and choices filled.

Seat Allotment

Then there will be seat allotment based on merit and preferences. There are 3 rounds of seat allotment.

After each round candidate gets to know which seat he/she has got. If a seat is allotted then you must pay seat acceptance fee and personally report to one of the Reporting Centers. Then he/she can do one of the three things

  1. Choose to go for Floating, or
  2. Choose to do Sliding, or
  3. Opt for Freezing.

Floating / Sliding / Freezing

View the image below to know what is floating / sliding / freezing wrt CCMT 2018.


First of all, you need a valid GATE score of year 2016/2017/2018.

Coming to educational qualification, the criteria is that in qualifying degree you should have passed and secured at least 6.5 CGPA (on a 10-point scale) or 60% for OC/OB; whereas 6.0 CGPA (on a 10-point scale) or 55% in case of SC/ST/PwD candidates. In case,

If your qualifying degree is awaited then colleges will give provisional admission subject to meeting above minimum qualifying degree requirements latest by September 15, 2018 and exams should have been completed by July 15, 2018. If you get a seat in CCMT 2018 under such circumstances then submit a documentary proof to that effect and Mark sheet/Grade card till pre-final semester at the Reporting Centre during document verification.

Keep note of special eligibility criteria.

Seats Intake

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Participating institutes

S.No. CCMT 2018 Participating Institute Name CCMT 2018 Participating Institute State
1 Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar Punjab
2 Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur Rajasthan
3 Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal Madhya Pradesh
4 Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad Uttar Pradesh
5 National Institute of Technology, Agartala Tripura
6 National Institute of Technology, Calicut Kerala
7 National Institute of Technology, Delhi New Delhi
8 National Institute of Technology, Durgapur West Bengal
9 National Institute of Technology, Goa Goa
10 National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur Himachal Pradesh
11 National Institute of Technology, Karnataka, Surathkal Karnataka
12 National Institute of Technology, Meghalaya Meghalaya
13 National Institute of Technology, Nagaland Nagaland
14 National Institute of Technology, Patna Bihar
15 National Institute of Technology, Puducherry Puducherry
16 National Institute of Technology, Raipur Chhattisgarh
17 National Institute of Technology, Sikkim Sikkim
18 National Institute of Technology, Arunachal Pradesh Arunachal Pradesh
19 National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur Jharkhand
20 National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra Haryana
21 National Institute of Technology, Manipur Manipur
22 National Institute of Technology, Rourkela Orissa
23 National Institute of Technology, Silchar Assam
24 National Institute of Technology, Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir
25 National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu
26 National Institute of Technology, Warangal Telangana
27 Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat Gujarat
28 Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur Maharashtra
29 National Institute of Technology, Uttarakhand Uttarakhand
30 National Institute of Technology, Mizoram Mizoram,
31 Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management, Gwalior Madhya Pradesh
32 Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad Uttar Pradesh
33 Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing, Kancheepuram, Chennai Tamil Nadu
34 Pt. Dwarka Prasad Mishra Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacture, Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh
35 National Institute of Foundry & Forge Technology, Hatia, Ranchi Jharkhand
36 Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Longowal Punjab
37 School of Planning & Architecture, Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh
38 Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur, District Howrah West Bengal
39 Central University of Rajasthan, Kishangarh Rajasthan
40 PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh Chandigarh


Types of fees collected during and after CCMT

Registration Fee

Non-refundable collateral fee collected for participating in CCMT allotment process.

The registration fee is ₹ 2200/- for OC/OB and ₹ 1700/- for SC/ST/PwD, payable only through SBI MOPS (i.e., Net banking/Credit Card / Debit Card or e-Challan at any branch of SBI).

Seat Acceptance Fee

Fee collected when the candidate accepts the seat allotted to him/her. This is a part of Institute fee, which will be later adjusted against the finally allotted Institute’s admission fee.

Before coming to Reporting Center, the candidates have to pay the Seat Acceptance Fee (₹ 20,000/- for all Categories) through SBI MOPS (i.e., Net banking/Credit Card / Debit Card or e-Challan at any branch of SBI). Proof of payment of Seat Acceptance Fee is to be produced at the time of reporting.

Seat Confirmation Fee

Fee collected when the candidate confirms her/his acceptance of the finally allotted seat. This is a part of Institute fee, which will be later adjusted against the finally allotted Institute’s admission fee.

Candidate who has paid the seat acceptance fee during any of the first three rounds of allotment and opts for Freezing/Sliding willingness can confirm the provisional allotment of seat by paying the Seat Confirmation Fee (₹10, 000/- for all Categories) through SBI MOPS (i.e., Net banking/Credit Card / Debit Card or e-Challan at any branch of SBI) during the prescribed period and can download the Provisional Seat Confirmation letter.

NSR Participation Fee

Fee collected during the NSR round to be adjusted against the Institute fee upon allotment of a seat.

Vacant seats for NSR will be displayed on the CCMT website as per the CCMT schedule. Candidates willing to participate in NSR should register by paying NSR Fee of ₹ 42,200/- for OC/OB (₹ 40,000/- NSR Participation fee + ₹ 2200/- Registration fee) or ₹ 11,700/- for SC/ST/PwD (₹ 10,000/- NSR Participation fee + ₹ 1700/- Registration fee) through SBI MOPS (i.e., Net banking/Credit Card / Debit Card or e-Challan at any branch of SBI) and enter the choices from the vacant seats. The Registration fee is non-refundable and would not be adjusted towards any other fee.


NSR Participation fee + NSR Registration fee.

CCMT Counselling Flow Chart

Fees Details of the Participating Institutes of CCMT 2018

For Detailed Information regarding  CCMT check 2017 – Download Information Brochure

Insofar, official details of CCMT 2018 have not been announced. Information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As sonbon as CCMT 2018 Notification released, details will be updated here.

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