Introduction to IIT - HSEE
IIT Madras, a premier technical institution in the country, now offers a unique and innovative Five Year Integrated Masters Programme leading to M.A. degree in either of the three disciplines, viz. Development Studies, Economics and English Studies. With the launch of this programme, the IITM , is poised to cross a milestone in fulfilling its role in higher education in liberal arts and social sciences in the country.
Students who have passed (10+2) or equivalent qualifying examination with minimum 60 % marks in aggregate (55% in case of SC/ST and Persons with Disabilities ) are eligible to apply for these 5 year integrated courses. Selection will be based on a humanities-sciences entrance examination (HSEE) of 3 hour duration. It will be an objective-type paper consisting of 180 questions, with negative marking for incorrect answers. One objective type question paper of English and Comprehension skill, Analytical and Quantitative ability and General Knowledge covering
the areas of Indian Economy since independence, Indian society, Contemporary World Affairs (Post-world war II) and Environment and Ecology.
The Entrance Test will be held in Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi and Kolkata.
For more details vist http://hsee.iitm.ac.in