IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Reviews 2020

The Indian Institutes of Technology ( IITs) across India offer various programmes at the undergraduate (UG), postgraduate (PG) and doctorate (PhD) level, majorly in the streams of Science, Engineering and Technology. Twenty-three IITs in India together offer over 250 Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) programmes across various specialisations. The seat intake for these IIT courses at the BTech and M.Tech level stands at 9,611 and 2,534 respectively.

What is IIT (Indian Institute of Technology)

Established in 1958, the second of its kind, IIT was the first to be set up with foreign assistance. The funds from UNESCO came as Roubles from the then Soviet Union. In 1961 Parliament decreed the IITs as ‘Institutes of National Importance’. Since then, IIT has grown from strength to strength to emerge as one of the top technical universities in the world.

The institute is recognised worldwide as a leader in the field of engineering education and research. Reputed for the outstanding calibre of students graduating from its undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, the institute attracts the best students from the country for its bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programmes. Research and academic programmes at IIT are driven by an outstanding faculty, many of whom are reputed for their research contributions internationally.

IIT also builds links with peer universities and institutes, both at the national and the international levels, to enhance research and enrich its educational programmes. The alumni have distinguished themselves through their achievements in and contributions to industry, academics, research, business, government and social domains. The institute continues to work closely with the alumni to enhance its activities through interactions in academic and research programmes as well as to mobilise financial support.

Over the years, the institute has created a niche for its innovative short-term courses through continuing education and distance education programmes. Members of the faculty of the institute have won many prestigious awards and recognitions, including the Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar and Padma awards.

Located in Powai, one of the northern suburbs of Mumbai, the residents of the institute reap the advantage of being in the busy financial capital of India, while at the same time enjoying the serenity of a campus known for its natural beauty. A fully residential institute, all its students are accommodated in its 15 hostels with in-house dining; the campus also provides excellent amenities for sports and other recreational facilities.

Indian Institute of Technology Campus List 2020

are you finding branches of IIT [ Indian Institute of Technology ] ? then you are right place, i  will prepared a cites wise list of all branches of IIT (Indian Institute of Technology).

  1. IIT Delhi: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
  2. IIT Bombay: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
  3. IIT Kanpur: Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
  4. IIT Kharagpur: Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
  5. IIT Madras: Indian Institute of Technology Madras
  6. IIT Roorkee: Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
  7. IIT BHU: Indian Institute of Technology BHU
  8. IIT Hyderabad: Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
  9. IIT Dhanbad: Indian Institute of Technology Dhanbad
  10. IIT Mandi: Indian Institute of Technology Mandi

IIT (Indian Institute of Technology)  Ranking 2020

Here I am providing QS Ranking of top 7 IITs :

  1. IIT Bombay : 152
  2. IIT Delhi : 182
  3. IIT Madras : 271
  4. IIT Kharagpur : 281
  5. IIT Kanpur : 291
  6. IIT Roorkee : 383
  7. IIT Guwahati : 491

If you want to know the NIRF ranking 2020 of IITs, refer to this video . It has a nice description about each IITs .

IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Courses Offered

we will talk about the types of courses offered at IIT, the most sought-after specialisations, niche courses, admission and eligibility and cut-offs required to study at one of the IITs in India.

Niche Courses Offered At IIT (Indian Institute of Technology)

IITs are well-known for offering traditional B.Tech and M.Tech degree programmes. However, some of these premier institutes also offer unconventional and niche engineering courses such as Ceramic Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Industrial Chemistry, Paper and Pulp Technology. These institutes offer various non-engineering programmes such as MBA in Telecom, Master’s programme in Medical Science and Technology among others. Take a look at the complete list below.

Name of IITDegreeNiche courses
IIT BombayMTechGeo-Informatics And Natural Resources
IIT BombayMTechPetroleum Geoscience
IIT DelhiBTechProduction And Industrial Engineering
IIT DelhiMTechApplied Optics
IIT DelhiMTechAtmospheric-Oceanic Science and Technology
IIT DelhiMTechDesign of Mechanical Equipment
IIT DelhiMTechIndustrial Tribology and Maintenance Engineering
IIT DelhiMTechMolecular Engineering
IIT DelhiMTechRadio Frequency Design and Technology
IIT DelhiMTechRock Engineering and Underground Structure
IIT DelhiMTechSolid State Materials
IIT DelhiMTechDesign engineering
IIT KanpurBTechBiological Sciences And Bioengineering
IIT KharagpurBTechIndustrial & Systems Engineering
IIT KharagpurMTechMedical Imaging &Informatics
IIT KharagpurDualAgricultural And Food Engineering 

+ M.Tech In Any Of The Listed Specialisations

IIT KharagpurDualMining Safety Engineering
IIT KharagpurDualQuality Engineering Design And Manufacturing
IIT KharagpurIntegratedApplied Geology
IIT KharagpurIntegratedExploration Geophysics
IIT MadrasDualBiological Engineering
IIT MadrasDualEngineering Design
IIT RoorkeeBTechPaper And Pulp Engineering
IIT RoorkeeBTechPolymer Science And Engineering
IIT RoorkeeDualGeological Technology
IIT RoorkeeDualGeophysical Technology
IIT BHUBTechCeramic Engineering
IIT BHUBTechPharmaceutical Engineering & Technology
IIT BHUMTechThermal Science And Engineering
IIT BHUMTechClimate Science And Technology
IIT BHUDualBiochemical Engineering 

+M.Tech In Biochemical Engineering And Biotechnology

IIT BHUDualIndustrial Chemistry
IIT BHUDualCivil Engineering + Transportation Engineering
IIT DhanbadBTechMineral Engineering
IIT DhanbadBTechMining Machinery Engineering
IIT HyderabadBTechArtificial Intelligence
IIT HyderabadBTechEngineering Science
IIT HyderabadBTechMechanical & Aerospace Engineering
IIT HyderabadMTechExecutive MTech
IIT Kharagpur, IIT MadrasBTechOcean Engineering And Naval Architecture
IIT MandiMTechMaster of Technology in Power Electronics and Drives
IIT MandiMTechStructural Engineering
Name of IITDegreeNiche courses
IIT KanpurBSEarth Sciences
IIT KanpurBSMathematics And Scientific Computing
IIT BHUMScAtmosphere And Ocean Sciences
IIT MandiMADevelopment Studies
IIT KharagpurInterdisciplinary – MMMTMaster’s Program in Medical Science and Technology

IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Admission 2020

India Institute of Technology, (IIT) has constantly been ranked among the top engineering colleges in India as well as abroad. Internationally, IIT  was ranked 182 in the QS World University Rankings of 2020. According to NIRF rankings 2019, the college ranked second among engineering colleges and third overall.

The college has collaborations with various institutions from all over the world for multiple projects and students exchange programmes. Currently, the college offers more than 70 courses at UG, PG and PhD level with technology being the major stream.

IIT Admission Process 2020, IIT  PG admissions typically begin in the month of March

  1. IIT BTech admission generally starts from the month of September with JEE Main registrations
  2. Admission to BTech is offered on the basis of candidate’s JEE Advanced rank followed by JoSAA counselling
  3. To be eligible for the MSc programme, candidates are required to qualify IIT JAM
  4. To secure admission to MBA, candidates must have a valid CAT score
    IIT MTech admission is based on GATE score and MDes admission is based on CEED scores. IITD also conducts its own written test and/or interview for selection in these courses
  5. The college offers direct admission to MS(R) on the basis of GATE score and/or on the basis of written test with respect to certain eligibility conditions
  6. GATE/ UGC-NET/ CSIR-NET/ ICAR or ICMR score holders or DST-Inspire scholarship holders are eligible to apply to IIT PhD programme

IIT Application Process 2020

In order to apply for admission in IIT , candidates can apply online through the official application portal of the college. However, candidates must also apply on the official website of the relevant examination. BTech aspirants must fill the application form of JEE Advanced through the official website of National Testing Agency (NTA) and MTech candidates are required to register through the official website of Common Offer Acceptance Portal (COAP).

IIT application process is listed below:

  1. Visit the official website of IIT
  2. Select the desired course and click on “Apply Online” tab
  3. Register as a new user by filling the required details
  4. Log in with your credentials and fill accurate details in the application form
  5. Enter academic qualifications
  6. Pay the application fee and submit the application form

Important FAQs regarding IIT Admission

Q. Does IIT have scholarships for BTech programme?

A. IIT offers following scholarships to BTech students:

Q. How can I get into BTech programme in IIT ?

A. IIT accepts admissions on the basis of JEE Advanced cut-offs released by JoSAA.

Q. Which is the best branch at IIT ?

A. BTech in CSE is the best branch in this institute, followed by Electrical Engineering and Mathematics & Computing.

Q. Does IIT only offer technical courses like BTech?

A. No, it also offers other courses like BDes, MBA, MSc, PGD and PhD programmes.

Q. Is there any eligibility criteria to apply for IIT ?

A. Yes. First, a candidate is required to have secured at least 75 per cent marks in Class 12. This will make the candidate eligible for JEE Main exam. In order to be eligible for IIT , a candidate is required to qualify the JoSAA cut off.

IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Result 2020

The result announces by the university after the examination and after marking the papers the university announces the result which display in their website and you can see your result after visiting their official website. IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Result 2020 will announce after the completion of the examination.

That will display at the website and also you can get the mark detail by getting the Indian Institute of Technology result card of your from the examination office or also download the IIT result card from the official [www.iitb.ac.in] website.

What is Fees of IIT ?

Some of the most commonly asked questions by students aiming to get into an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) is the tuition fee charged for various courses, including B.Tech, M.Tech and Dual Degree.

The fee structure for these courses is released by all 23 IITs in India every year after the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Advanced is over. The fee structure is revised from time to time depending on the recommendations of the IIT Council. Read this article to know more about the components of the IIT fee, category-wise benefits, IIT scholarships and admission criteria.

IIT Fees for B.Tech IIT fees for the complete course ranges between Rs 8-10 lakh for general category students. In the past six years, the fees for General category students, planning to study B.Tech in IITs, has increased three-fold from Rs 50,000 annually to Rs 3 lakh annually. However, the fees for other course have remained almost unchanged.

Below is the semester-wise segregation of tuition fee of each IIT’s B.Tech course. However, for those who want to know the detailed fee structure for all the 23 IITs, click the links in the third column.


IIT is a complete process that helps the students in almost all the categories of educational activities. Indian Institute of Technology is one of the best institutions regarding education and, hence, the university officials operate all the educational proceedings by a comprehensive system which is called IIT.

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