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Ashank Desai Centre for Policy Studies (CPS)

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Admission to MPP Programme – 2022


About ADCPS                                               

The Centre for Policy Studies (CPS) at IIT Bombay launched the  two-year Master’s programme in Public Policy (MPP) in 2019.

The MPP programme reflects the changing dynamics in today’s world and the need for policy to keep up with technological advancements, globalization, and nuanced and complex public debates. After successful completion of the MPP programme, the public or private sectors, government, in academia, think tanks, or in NGOs.

For more information on the MPP programme, the admissions procedure and studying at CPS, please visit

A VALID GATE SCORE is required for all candidates interested in a TA position.

Please visit the IIT Bombay website   for detailed advertisement, application form, information brochure. The application has to be submitted online.

Eligibility Criteria & Admission Procedure 

MPP is open to students from all backgrounds provided they have completed      a 4-year bachelor’s degree post 10+2, as follows:

  1. Master’s degree or a 4-year bachelor’s degree (post 10+2) in Arts,Commerce, or equivalent with a minimum of 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST/PwD) or equivalent letter grade/ GPA from a recognized institution or deemed university.
  2. M.Sc. degree or a 4-year B.Sc. degree (post 10+2) or equivalent with a minimum of 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST/PwD) or equivalent letter grade/ GPA from a recognized institution or deemed university.
  3. B. Tech. degree or equivalent with a minimum of 60% marks or quivalent letter grade/ GPA (55% marks for SC/ST/PwD).

  Part – I: Written Test

 All candidates will need  to appear for a CPS written test   

Part – II: Personal Interview   `



Telephone: +91 22 2576 5061

Mailing address: Centre for Policy Studies, Basement of Mathematics Building, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400 076




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