ISM EE 2017


ISM EE 2017ISM EE 2017 – The Indian School of Mine (ISM) Dhanbad grants admission in PG engineering courses via GATE and ISM Entrance Exam. The entrance test conducted by the institute is for admission of those candidates who did not appear for GATE. However, candidates who secured less marks in GATE or did not qualify it may also apply for ISM-EE. Check ISM EE 2017 important dates, application procedure, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, and more from the article below.


 ISM EE 2017 Salient Features

  • Exam Name: Indian School of Mines Entrance Examination (ISM EE)
  • Conducted By: ISM Dhanbad
  • Exam Level: University Level
  • Conducted For: PG Admissions
  • Admission Through: ISM EE 2017 and GATE 2017
  • Campus Location: ISM Dhanbad, Jharkhand

ISM EE 2017 Programmes Offered

The 2 year M.Tech courses offered at ISM Dhanbad are listed for the below mentioned streams:

Code Course
CHE Chemical Engineering
CSE Computer Science and Engineering Computer Science and Engineering with Specialisation in:

  • Information Security
ECE Electronics and Communication Engineering
RF & Microwave Engineering
EHM Earthquake Disaster, Hazards and Mitigation
EGL Engineering Geology
ESE Environmental Science and Engineering
FLE Fuel Engineering
IEM Industrial Engineering and Management
MEC Mechanical Engineering with Specialisation in:

  • Machine Design Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Maintenance Engineering and
  • Tribology
  • Thermal Engineering
MLE Mineral Engineering
MEX Mineral Exploration
  • Mining Engineering with Specialisation in:
  • Mine Planning and Design
  • Rock Excavation Engineering
  • Opencast Mining
  • Mine Mechanization
GEM Geometrics
MME Mining Machinery Engineering
PET Petroleum Engineering
PEX Petroleum Exploration
ELE Power Electronics and Electrical Drives
Mine Electrical Engineering
STE Structural Engineering
TUT Tunneling and Underground Space Technology

ISM EE 2017 Important Dates

On the basis of previous year data, the table below has been prepared. The tentative durations will be replaced with actual dates when it will be issued.

Events Dates
GATE 2017 will be held on 4, 5, 11, and 12 February 2017
Application form release 2nd week of March 2017
Last date to submit application form 2nd week of April 2017
Issuance of admit card 1st week of May 2017
ISM EE will be conducted in 3rd week of May 2017
Announcement of result 3rd week of June 2017
Registration for counselling 4th week of June 2017

ISM EE 2017 Reservation of Seats

Category Reserved Seats
SC/ST/OBC As per the norms of government of India
Parsi 1 seat
Ward/Window of Ex-Service Men 1 seat
J&K Supernumerary Seats

ISM EE 2017 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of ISM EE 2017 are as below

Particulars Details
Age Limit Below the age of 30
Education Qualification
  • The candidate must have qualified Bachelor’s Degree course in Engineering/Technology from a UGC/AICTE recognised institute.      
  • Candidates who have qualified Master’s Degree in Science (in any of the specified streams) may also apply. 
  • The minimum CGPA of the applicant should not be less than 5.5 (55%). The same for the SC/ST category is 5.0 CGPA. Round figure will not work.
GATE Qualifiers Must have a valid GATE 2017 score

Note: Candidates who studied 10+2 must have had Mathematics as a core subject.

ISM EE 2017 Application Form

The application form of ISM EE 2017, and the application fee, can only be filled online. Candidates must first register by submitting E-mail ID, Mobile Number, Name, Gender, Father’s Name, and Mother Name. Candidates will also have to choose a password. Once all of it is done, candidates will be e-mailed an activation link. With the help of it, candidates will be able to login and submit details in the application form.

To submit the form successfully, candidates will have to submit the application fee. It will be around Rs. 2000. However, for the SC/ST/PC candidates, the fee amount will be less, around Rs. 1000. The candidates will be able to pay the application fee online via Net Banking and Debit/Credit Card.

ISM EE 2017 Exam Centers

The exam centers for ISM EE 2017 will be in the following states

S. No. City
1 Bhubaneswar
2 Chennai
3 Dhanbad
4 Guwahati
5 Hyderabad
6 Indore
7 Kolkata
8 Lucknow
9 New Delhi
10 Pune
11 Varanasi

ISM EE 2017 Admit Card

Candidates will be able to download their ISM EE 2017 admit card from the official website. The link to the downloading portal will be provided on this page, once the hall ticket is issued. The conducting body will not dispatch it via any offline medium and only the properly registered candidates will be able to download it.

To download the admit card, candidates will have to submit their Application Number and Password. Once it is downloaded, candidates should secure multiple copies of it and carry it on the exam day.

ISM EE 2017 Syllabus

The syllabus of ISM Entrance Exam 2017 will vary for each subject paper. It will comprise of topics studied in UG engineering course. The candidates must check the syllabus before starting the preparation. As this guide the candidate in the right direction.

ISM EE 2017 Exam Pattern

The pattern of ISM EE 2017 is as below:

Particulars Details
Duration 3 hours
Language English
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Type
Number of Questions and Marks 30 questions of 1 mark each 20 questions of 2 mark each 10 questions of 3 mark each
Marks Per Question  
Negative Marking 25% allotted marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer

ISM EE 2017 Sample Papers

The candidates must practise from the sample paper of ISM EE 2017. By doing so, candidates will get an idea about the pattern and syllabus of the examination and will also know the level of difficulty in the examination. The sample papers are prepared on the basis of previous year’s data, making it one of the best resources for preparation.

ISM EE 2017 Answer Key

The conducting body will not release the answer key for the examination. However, various coaching and educational institute might release it. The link for these unofficial answer key of ISM EE 2017 will be uploaded here. From it, candidates may estimate their score.

ISM EE 2017 Result

The result of ISM EE 2017 will be announced in a pdf format. It will only be released for the qualified candidates. In the pdf file the Registration Number, Name, Category, and Rank of the qualified candidates will be mentioned. The ISM EE 2017 merit list will be released separately for all the disciplines.

ISM EE 2017 Selection Procedure

The selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of GATE 2017 and ISM EE 2017 score. The seat for the GATE and ISM EE qualifiers will be separate in each course. However, if GATE seats remain unfilled then it will be filled via ISM EE qualifier in the second round of GATE counselling but no scholarship will be granted to these candidates. Similarly, unfilled ISM EE seats will be filled with the GATE qualifiers, in the second round of counselling and without the scholarship.

ISM EE 2017 Counselling

The counselling of ISM EE 2017 will be held separately for the GATE and ISM EE qualifiers. The schedule for both will be released soon and it will most probably be held in two rounds for both GATE and ISM EE qualifiers. It will be held online and candidates will have to register by remitting Rs. 1000, as non-refundable counselling fee.

Once the candidates are registered, they need to login and fill the choices for the courses. After receiving all the data, the seat allotment result will be announced. Candidates satisfied with the allotment will be required report at the institute to confirm the allocation.

ISM EE 2017 Contact Details

Address: Assistant Registrar (Academic)
Indian School of Mines,
Dhanbad-826004, Jharkhand
Phone Number: +91-326- 2235001-2235004,
Fax Number: +91-326-2296563