The current postgraduate certificate programs offered by SAEIT in computational engineering, welding engineering and energy engineering are being upgraded to Postgraduate diplomas.  SAEIT, jointly run by the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, and the Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, Tiruchi, are committed to upgraded this program to the full fledged degree courses in future.

The  Press Release from SAEIT states

The last date for application for admission to the sixth batch of the all the three courses has been extended up to June 25 to give enough time for applicants from other States.

Application forms for the courses could be downloaded from the SAEIT’s website

Admissions to the courses will be through an entrance test scheduled to be held at IIT, Madras on July 1. Interviews will be held at the same venue on July 1 and 2.

The requirements for various courses are like this :

Computational Engineering course is open to graduates, with first class, in mechanical, civil, production, automobile or aeronautical engineering.

Energy Engineering course is open to mechanical, chemical or energy engineering graduates.

Welding Engineering course is open for mechanical, metallurgical and production engineering graduates.