CMRL Sponsored PG Diploma Course in
“Metro Rail Technology and Management”
at IIT Madras
Advertisement No. : CMRL/HR/05/2017
Applications are invited from dynamic and result-oriented engineering graduates for one-year Post
Graduate Diploma course in “Metro Rail Technology and Management” to be offered by IIT Madras
and sponsored by Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL), a Joint Venture of Government of India and
Government of Tamil Nadu. The course is scheduled to begin during July 2017.
Educational Qualification: First-Class graduates with minimum aggregate average of 70% marks
(relaxed by 5% for SC/ST candidates) in Civil Engineering from a recognized University / Institute are
eligible to apply. The candidates should have a valid GATE score at the time of applying. Final year
students who will secure the eligible degree before the commencement of the course can also apply.
Age: Not more than 28 years as on 04-07-2017 (relaxed by 3 years for OBC and 5 years for SC/ST).
Selection Process: The candidates short listed based on the GATE score and qualifying examination
will be called for a Test / Interview which will be conducted at IIT Madras in coordination with
CMRL. Final selection will be subject to medical fitness.
Stipend: For the one year course, CMRL will pay a stipend of Rs.20,000/- per month to candidates
and also the necessary sponsorship & tuition fees to IIT Madras.
Selected candidates will be sponsored by CMRL for the PG Diploma course and will also be
designated as Executive Trainees of CMRL. On successful completion of the course, the candidates
will be posted as Assistant Manager on contract for a period of 5 years in Chennai Metro Rail Limited
with a consolidated pay of Rs.40,000/- p.m. The contract will be renewed only if requirement exits on
mutually agreed terms subject to the performance of the candidate.
How to Apply: Duly filled in application form should be sent by speed post in an envelope super
scribing on the cover “Application for PG Diploma Course” to reach the following address latest by
The Course Coordinator,
CMRL Sponsored PG Diploma Course,
Department of Civil Engineering,
IIT Madras, Chennai - 600 036.
For application form and other details please visit: http://chennaimetrorail.org
For curriculum visit: www.civil.iitm.ac.in