List of IITs in India

Courses, Specialisations, Infrastructure & Rankings and Accreditations

Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are public technical institutes owned by the Ministry of Education, Central Government of India. Established on September 15 1956 with the Indian Institute of Technology (Kharagpur) Act deeming IITKGP an Institute of National Importance (INI), the IITs have expanded into 23 branches offering leading science and technology degrees across India. 

All 23 IITs are deemed Institutes of National Importance by the governing “Institutes of Technology Act” of 1961, and are autonomous institutes overseen by the administrating body- the “IIT Council”. The Indian Institutes of Technology are the top-ranked and most coveted institutes for engineering and science degrees in India.

 

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Departments of Study at IIT

Departments of study offered in the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) include the following-

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Advanced Manufacturing Technology
  • Agricultural and Food Engineering
  • Applied Mathematics and Scientific Computing
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Architecture and Planning
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Astronomy, Astrophysics, and Space Engineering
  • Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology
  • Biological Sciences and Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biosciences and Bioengineering
  • Biotechnology and Biosciences
  • Ceramic Engineering and Technology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Climate Change
  • Computational and Data Sciences
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Design
  • Earth Sciences
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Energy Science And Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship and Management
  • Environmental Science and Engineering (ESED)
  • Environmental Sciences and Sustainable Engineering
  • Heritage Science and Technology
  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Humanistic Studies
  • Hydro and Renewable Energy
  • Hydrology
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Liberal Arts
  • Management Studies
  • Materials Science And Engineering/Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical
  • Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture
  • Paper Technology
  • Pharmaceutical Engineering and Technology
  • Physics
  • Polymer and Process Engineering
  • Rubber Technology
  • Steel Technology
  • Textile & Fibre Engineering
  • Water Resources Development and Management

 

Courses and Degrees offered at IIT

Indian Institutes of Technologies offer a vast variety of full-time, part-time, online, and correspondence courses.

Degree

Duration

Mode

Bachelor of Technology (B Tech)

4 years

On-campus

Bachelor of Engineering (BE)

4 years

On-campus

Bachelor of Science (BS)

3-4 years

On-campus

Bachelor of Architecture (B Arch)

5 years

On-campus

Bachelor of Design (B Des)

3-4 years

On-campus

Joint MSc-PhD

3-6 years

On-campus

Master of Science (MSc)

2 years

On-campus

Master of Technology (M Tech)

2 years

On-campus

Master of Engineering (ME)

2 years

On-campus

Master of Design (M Des)

2 years

On-campus

Master of Architecture (M Arch)

2 years

On-campus

Dual Degree (MSc-PhD)

3-6 years

On-campus

Dual Degree (B Tech-M Tech)

5 years

On-campus

Dual Degree (BS & MS)

5 years

On-campus

Master of Philosophy (M Phil)

1-2 years

On-campus

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

3 years

On-campus/off-campus/part-time

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

2 years

On-campus

Undergraduate Certificate Courses

1-12 months

On-campus/Correspondence/Online

Postgraduate Certificate Courses

1-12 months

On-campus/Correspondence/Online

Executive Programmes/Training Courses

1-12 months

On-campus/Correspondence/Online

Online Courses (free and paid)

1-12 months

Online

Undergraduate Diploma Courses

6-9 months

On-campus/Correspondence/Online

Postgraduate Diploma Courses

6 months to 2 years

On-campus/Correspondence

Post-Doctoral Courses

2-3 years

On-campus/Correspondence

 

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IIT Rankings

S. No.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Branch

NIRF Engineering Ranking

NIRF Overall Ranking

1

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

1

1

2

Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2

4

3

Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay 

3

3

4

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

4

5

5

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

5

6

6

Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

6

7

7

Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati

7

8

8

Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad

9

14

9

Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University), Varanasi

13

29

10

Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad

14

38

11

Indian Institute of Technology, Indore

16

31

12

Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi

20

43

13

Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar

22

35

14

Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar

23

37

15

Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur

30

Not Ranked

16

Indian Institute of Technology, Patna

33

59

17

Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar

36

65

18

Indian Institute of Technology, Tirupati

56

Not Ranked

19

Indian Institute of Technology, Palakkad

68

Not Ranked

20

Indian Institute of Technology, Jammu

Not Ranked

Not Ranked

21

Indian Institute of Technology, Dharwad

Not Ranked

Not Ranked

22

Indian Institute of Technology, Bhilai

Not Ranked

Not Ranked

23

Indian Institute of Technology, Goa

Not Ranked

Not Ranked

 

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