M.Tech in Signal Processing
Program Overview

The M.Tech in Signal Processing at D Y Patil University Pune is a forward-thinking program designed to prepare engineers for pivotal roles in the expansive field of communication and networking. Catering to the surging market demand, this course equips postgraduates with the acumen to handle digital signals, crucial to the digitization era. With a curriculum that covers theoretical and practical aspects of signal analysis, interpretation, and manipulation, the program finds applications in diverse sectors, from communication to multimedia, medical diagnostics, and even seismology. It integrates contemporary technologies used in smart devices and digital assistants, ensuring students are industry-ready. Complementing the academic rigor are project-based learning and specialized training that foster critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
This AICTE-approved program is the conduit for graduates aiming to excel in the dynamic and globally competitive landscape of signal processing.

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Intake: 12
Fee Structure

Annual Fee: ₹1,35,000/- per year
Application Fee: INR 1000/-

Eligibility Criteria

    Maharashtra State Candidates & All India Candidates

  • The candidate should be an Indian National.
  • They must have passed a Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant field of Engineering and Technology from institutions approved by the All India Council for Technical Education, Central or State Governments, or their equivalents, with at least 50% marks (at least 45% for Backward class categories and Person with Disability candidates belonging to Maharashtra State only).
  • They should have also passed a bachelor’s degree in the relevant course of Engineering and Technology as specified in the eligibility criteria for admission to a Post Graduate Degree course of the concerned University for which admission is being sought.
  • Additionally, they must have obtained a Non-Zero positive score in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology OR PERA-CET conducted by the Preeminent Education and Research Association (PERA).
  • OR
  • For sponsored candidates, a minimum of two years of full-time work experience in a registered firm/company/industry/educational or research institute/Government Department or Government Autonomous Organization in the relevant field in which admission is sought is required. *Eligibility Criteria rules as stated by AICTE and UGC will be applicable from time to time.
  • For International Students

  • Students applying through PIO (Person of Indian Origin)/FN (Foreign National)/OCI (Overseas Citizenship of India) are requested to send an email to [email protected] or contact the Admission Office at 8448444230.
Program Highlights
Career Prospects:

Graduates of the M.Tech in Signal Processing program at D Y Patil University Pune are well-equipped for the rapidly evolving tech landscape, where digitalization is key. With specialized skills in signal analysis and manipulation, they are valuable in fields like telecommunications, multimedia processing, healthcare technology, and seismic analysis. The program paves the way for high-demand careers where the interpretation of electronic signals is fundamental, from innovative consumer electronics to sophisticated medical imaging systems.

Career Paths:
  • Signal Processing Engineer:

    Works with algorithms for processing digital signals, implementing techniques for data interpretation, and system optimization, commonly employed in communications and audio-visual industries.

  • Communications Engineer:

    Focuses on the design and maintenance of communication systems, ensuring effective transmission, encoding, and decoding of digital information.

  • Data Analyst:

    Uses statistical tools to interpret signal data, extract insights, and support decision-making processes, applicable in various sectors, including finance and retail.

  • Software Developer:

    Develops software that involves signal processing techniques, such as image processing or audio signal enhancement, applicable in apps and digital software solutions.

  • Systems Engineer:

    Integrates various components of electronic and digital systems that rely on signal processing, ensuring they work together effectively.

  • Biomedical Engineer:

    Applies signal processing methods to medical data, enhancing medical imaging and diagnostics, and contributing to the development of health monitoring devices.

  • Research Scientist:

    Engages in cutting-edge research to develop new signal processing theories and applications, often in academic or corporate R&D departments.

  • Selected Mathematics for Signal Processing
  • Digital Image & Video Processing
  • Research Methodology & IPR
  • Program Elective-I:
    • Computer Vision
    • Mixed Signal Processing
    • Remote Sensing
  • Program Elective-II:
    • Voice & Data Networks
    • FTA & MRA
    • Audio Video Coding & Compression
  • Audit Course-I
  • Pattern Recognition & Machine Learning
  • Speech Processing
  • Program Elective-III:
    • Biometrics
    • Soft Computing
    • IOT & Applications
  • Program Elective-IV:
    • Audio Processing
    • Biomedical Signal Processing
    • Multispectral Signal Analysis
  • Seminar I
  • Audit Course-II
  • Still Image & Video Compression
  • Multi-Dimensional Signal Processing
  • Program Elective-V:
    • Optimization Techniques
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Modelling & Simulation Techniques
  • Open Elective
  • Seminar II
  • Dissertation Phase-I
  • Dissertation Phase-II
  • Disaster Management
  • Stress Management & Yoga
  • Constitution of India
  • Knowledge Management
  • Pedagogy Studies
  • English for Research Paper Writing
  • Environmental Studies
  • Renewable Energy Studies