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Welcome to Common Offer Acceptance Portal (COAP)

Introduction to COAP

COAP provides a common platform for the registered candidates to make the most preferred choice for admission into an M.Tech. Programme in the participating Institutes or job offer from participating Public Sector Units (PSU's). Eight institutes (IIT Bombay, IIT Bhubaneswar, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Indore, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras, IIT Roorkee) joined in COAP 2017 and seventeen institutes participated in COAP 2018. In 2019, twenty one institutes and a PSU NPCIL came together and participated in COAP for filling their M.Tech. seats or job vacancies. In the previous year 2020, twenty one Institutes (IISc, IIT Bhilai, IIT BHU, IIT Bbs, IITB, IITD, IIT Goa, IITG, IITH, IITI, IIT (ISM) Dhanbad, IIT Jodhpur, IITK, IITKgp, IITM, IIT Mandi, IIT Palakkad, IITP, IITR, IIT Ropar, IIT Tirupati) joined the COAP 2020.

Note:

  1. COAP is not an Application Portal for M.Tech. Admission in any participating institutes.
  2. The candidate should apply separately to the respective Institute(s) for M.Tech. admission.
  3. Each participating Institute will follow the selection procedure as per the norms and guidelines of the respective Institute.
  4. Participating Institutes will upload their offers on COAP in a time window as given here.
  5. To access and make a decision on the most preferred choice out of the offers (if any) made by participating Institute(s), each candidate should register at COAP.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Candidate must be an Indian National.
  2. Candidate should have a valid GATE score(Qualified in GATE 2021/2020/2019).
Some important points to be noted while registering
  • Please go through the brochure before you go for registration.
  • After your registration with one of the GATE scores (preferably the highest one), please add the additional GATE scores when you login into the portal for the 1st time.
  • After your registration is over, User id will be sent to your registered email address and SMS will be sent to your registered mobile number. Please check your spam folder, if you are unable to see the email in your inbox. Password to be sent by mobile may take some time because of the network issue of the service provider. Please wait for some time in case you don’t receive the password.
  • If you have multiple GATE scores and you are not able to add the scores of previous years in COAP, it may happen because your current NAME (as per GATE 2021 scorecard) mismatches with the names given in previous years GATE scores cards. Please check your names with all the GATE score cards and if there is a mismatch, please write to us quoting a subject “Name mismatch”. Please include the name and registration number year wise in the email.
  • Please wait for a couple of working days to resolve your problems.
Salient features of COAP
  • COAP refers to Common Offer Acceptance Portal, on which all Participating Institutes / PSU's will upload their offers in a common time window as specified.
  • The registered candidates can access the admission / job offers by registering at COAP from all the participating institutes / PSU's where they have applied for M.Tech admissions / jobs.
  • For admission into M.Tech program in any of the participating institutes or applying for a job in any participating PSU, every candidate should also apply to the corresponding Institute/ PSU
  • To understand the mechanism of looking at all the available offers and making a specific choice out of the offers, the candidates are advised to read the guidelines and then register at COAP 2020.
  • COAP is not an Application Portal for M.Tech admission in any participating institute. Candidates should apply separately to the respective Institute(s) for M.Tech admission / PSU for the job.
  • Each participating Institute / PSU will follow the selection procedure as per the norms and guidelines of the respective Institute.
  • To access and make a decision on the most preferred choice out of the offers (if any) made by participating Institute(s), each candidate should register at COAP.
  • COAP registration is completely free. Note that providing COAP registration number has been made mandatory by the participating institutes in their M.Tech application portals.
Participating Institutes

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