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IIIT Hyderabad Lateral Entry Entrance Examination for Dual Degree Programs [Exam on April 26]: Apply by April 10


The International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Hyderabad invites applications for the Lateral Entry Entrance Exam (LEEE) 2020 for admission to Dual Degree B.Tech and M.S. (By Research) Programs for the academic session 2020-21.

The LEEE mode is for lateral entry to dual degree programs. Graduates of the dual degree programs earn two degrees: B.Tech and MS. The Master’s degree requires completion of a research thesis. The program prepares students for research-oriented jobs and higher studies. The duration of the program is 4 years.


The dual-degree programs that an LEEE applicant is eligible for are:

  1. Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) in Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Computer Science and Engineering.
  2. Master of Science (MS) by Research in Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Computer Science and Engineering.

The eligibility criteria for ECD and CSD programs are as below.

  • CSD:¬†Applicants completing their 2nd year of B.E. / B.Tech. in CSE / IT by July 2020
  • ECD:¬†Applicants completing their 2nd year of B.E. / B.Tech. in ECE / ETE / EIE / EEE by July 2020

Applicants with an aggregate of 80% marks (or 8/10 cumulative grade point average) at the end of their 3rd semester are strongly encouraged to apply.

Exam & Interview

Applicants in this mode need to appear for a computer-based lateral entry entrance examination (LEEE) conducted by IIIT Hyderabad. LEEE will be held across multiple cities. For the list of examination centers, click here.

Applicants for the CSD program must appear for the Computer Science and Engineering exam while applicants for the ECD program must appear for Electronics and Communication Engineering exam.

Candidates shortlisted from this exam will have to clear an interview to gain admission. The decision on the final offer of admission is solely based on the interview performance. The interview will be held in the 2nd week of June.

How to Apply?

Interested candidates can apply online by clicking here. Candidates need to pay an online application fee of Rs. 2000/- while applying. The last date to apply is April 10, 2020.


Phone Number: +91 (40) 6653 1250

Email ID: ugadmissions@iiit.ac.in

For further details, click here.


You might also be interested in IIIT Hyderabad Post Graduate Entrance Examination for M.Tech, M.S. & Ph.D. [Exam on April 26].

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