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Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati Guwahati , Assam

 ESTD 1994
 Public University

About Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati

Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati is also known as IIT Guwahati. It was established in the year 1994. This is approved by UGC (University Grant Commission) and is an Autonomous University. The academic programme was started in 1995. The institute has 5 centres and 11 departments.

IIT Guwahati is located on the outskirts of Guwahati. It has good to the other parts of the country by road, rail, and air. It is 20 km from the city and 40 min drive from the airport. Institute buses run on a regular basis from city to institute.

IIT Guwahati Facilities

The campus has the academic departments, centres and their laboratories, and classrooms. There is a lecture hall complex which has four lecture halls, each with a capacity of 250 students and an auditorium with a capacity of 1500 students. The institute provides the good medical facility. It has a hospital that has 30 beds. The institute has a commercial complex with several shops and a restaurant. The campus is wi-fi enabled. The institute has two banks with ATM facilities, a post office, railway reservation facility, a bus service to the city, a creche, a Kendriya Vidyalaya.

PCs are provided to all the faculty and staff members. Most of the work in the office is automated which improves efficiency and reduce the use of paper.

Library

This institute has a central library. The library has a collection of more than 1,17,000 items which includes books, magazines, national and international journal etc.

Hostel

All the students in the hostel are given a separate room. All the rooms have network connectivity. There are sports facilities for indoor games, outdoor games, gymnasium.

IIT Guwahati Courses

  • Bachelor's of Technology (B.Tech )
  1. Biotechnology
  2. Chemical Engineering
  3. Chemical Science and Technology
  4. Civil Engineering
  5. Computer Science and Engineering
  6. Electronics and Communication Engineering
  7. Electronics and Electrical Engineering
  8. Engineering Physics
  9. Mathematics and Computing
  10. Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Design (B.Des.)
  • Master of Technology (M.Tech.)
  1. Biotechnology
  2. Petroleum Science and Technology
  3. Materials Science and Technology
  4. Structural Engineering
  5. Water Resources Engineering and Management
  6. Geotechnical Engineering
  7. Environmental Engineering
  8. Transportation System Engineering
  9. Infrastructure Engineering and Management
  10. Earth System Science and Engineering
  11. Computer Science and Engineering
  12. Signal Processing
  13. VLSI
  14. Power and Control
  15. Communication Engineering
  16. RF and Photonics
  17. Machine Design
  18. Fluids and Thermal Engineering
  19. Computer Assisted Manufacturing
  20. Computational Mechanics
  21. Aerodynamics and Propulsion
  22. Rural Technology
  • Master of Design (M.Des.)
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.)
  1. Chemistry
  2. Physics
  3. Mathematics and Computing
  • Master of Arts (MA) in Development Studies
  • PhD.
Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Chemistry
Physics
Mathematics and Computing
Master of Arts (MA) in Development Studies
Master of Science by Research [M.S.(R)]
Ph.D.
Master of Design (M.Des.)
Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Chemistry
Physics
Mathematics and Computing
Master of Arts (MA) in Development Studies
Master of Science by Research [M.S.(R)]
Ph.D

IIT Guwahati Admission

  • Admission to B.Tech course is made through JEE Main.
  • Admission to B.Des/M.Des courses are through CEED.
  • Admission to M.Tech course is through GATE.
  • Admission to M.Sc course is through IIT JAM.
  • Admission to MA/M.S (R) course is through written test and personal interview.
 
IIT Guwahati is considered the best undergraduate institute for technical education. Many leading companies conduct their recruitment process in the IIT Guwahati campus. Companies hire students for summer training and full-time job opportunity. Top recruiters are Deloitte, Amazon, Flipkart, Google, Facebook, Dell etc.
 
IIT Guwahati Rankings:
 
 

National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2018/ Engineering Ranking

Rank- 7

National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2018/ Overall Category

Rank- 12

India Today Ranking 2017

Rank- 7

The Week 2017

Rank- 8

IIT Guwahati Placements
IIT Guwahati is considered the best undergradute institute for technical education. Many leading companies conduct their recruiment process in the IIT Guwahati campus. Comapnies hire students for summer training and full time job opportunity. Top recruiters are Deloitte, Amazon, Flipkart, Google, Facebook, Dell etc.

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3 years ago

Sushant Tyagi B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 4/5

The most beautiful campus in india, IIT Guwahati. I have so much to say about this wonderful college, the people, the views, the lakes, yes i said lakes, there are 4 lakes inside the campus of our college. The majestic bhramputra river just outside the campus is so heavenly to look at. This is the
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

3 years ago

Gautam  Student

Overview 4/5

The college infrastructure is nice which includes, labs, classrooms. There may be sometime you will hate the food served in the canteen. But we all love to enjoy the annual function. I am proud to be a student of this college. ...Read Full Review
1 year ago

Ripudaman Singh B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Best campus of India 5/5

Can't be described in words just visit it... 👌👌Vast campus 700 acres green green trees so many lakes a viewable view point majestic river behind this is all ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

Nice place very much opportunity for us
1 year ago

Rimple Mahey B.Tech / B.E.  Student

College worth Joining!! 5/5

The institute as the name suggests is the best place to learn the technology along with the interpersonal qualities. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

The placement of the institute is outstanding and many students are grabbing higher packages even in the foreign companies.
3 months ago

Karthik Kashal  Student

The beauty in learning and champus together..... 5/5

The best college not only in academics but also in all the other stuff like infrastructure and many more. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

You will get intren ship if you maintain good CPI.
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Karthik Kashal  Student

The beauty in learning and champus together..... 5/5

The best college not only in academics but also in all the other stuff like infrastructure and many more. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

You will get intren ship if you maintain good CPI.
10 months ago

Md Modabbir Tarique B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 4/5

Good,above than expectation,big libraries, big play grounds,several social clubs and endless fun ...Read Full Review
12 months ago

Jhadjkdj B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 5/5

Course load is high but the campus is beautiful and college life is great.  ...Read Full Review
1 year ago

Ripudaman Singh B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Best campus of India 5/5

Can't be described in words just visit it... 👌👌Vast campus 700 acres green green trees so many lakes a viewable view point majestic river behind this is all ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

Nice place very much opportunity for us
1 year ago

Rimple Mahey B.Tech / B.E.  Student

College worth Joining!! 5/5

The institute as the name suggests is the best place to learn the technology along with the interpersonal qualities. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

The placement of the institute is outstanding and many students are grabbing higher packages even in the foreign companies.
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Prant B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 5/5

Iit guwahati is one of the best iits with a really beautiful campus.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
1 year ago

Rimple Mahey B.Tech / B.E.  Student

College worth Joining!! 5/5

The institute as the name suggests is the best place to learn the technology along with the interpersonal qualities. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

The placement of the institute is outstanding and many students are grabbing higher packages even in the foreign companies.
1 year ago

Ripudaman Singh B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Best campus of India 5/5

Can't be described in words just visit it... 👌👌Vast campus 700 acres green green trees so many lakes a viewable view point majestic river behind this is all ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

Nice place very much opportunity for us
3 years ago

Sushant Tyagi B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 4/5

The most beautiful campus in india, IIT Guwahati. I have so much to say about this wonderful college, the people, the views, the lakes, yes i said lakes, there are 4 lakes inside the campus of our college. The majestic bhramputra river just outside the campus is so heavenly to look at. This is the
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

3 years ago

Gautam  Student

Overview 4/5

The college infrastructure is nice which includes, labs, classrooms. There may be sometime you will hate the food served in the canteen. But we all love to enjoy the annual function. I am proud to be a student of this college. ...Read Full Review
Admissions Open for 2019 Batch at:

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati Admission

IIT Guwahati is also known as Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati. It was established in 1994. This is approved by UGC (University Grants Commission) and is an Autonomous University. This institute is among the top ten institutes in India. Currently, there are 11 departments and 5 academic centers in this institute.

 

Courses offered by IIT Guwahati:

  • B.Tech
  • B.Des
  • M.Tech
  • M.Des
  • M.Sc
  • MA
  • Ph.D
  • M.Tech + Ph.D

 

B.Tech specializations offered by IIT Guwahati:

  1. Civil Engineering
  2. Chemical Engineering
  3. Mechanical Engineering
  4. Biosciences and Bioengineering
  5. Chemical Science and Technology
  6. Computer Science and Engineering
  7. Mathematics and Computing
  8. Engineering Physics
  9. Electronics and Electrical Engineering
  10. Electronics and Communication Engineering

 

IIT Guwahati Admission Criteria:

IIT Guwahati Admission depends on the national level entrance examination scores. Candidates who score the minimum cut off marks are eligible for admission.

Course

Entrance exam

B.Tech

JEE Main

B.Des

CEED

M.Tech

GATE

M.Des

CEED

M.Sc.

IIT JAM

MA/M.S (R)

Written test & interview

 

JEE Main

Joint Entrance Exam Main (JEE Main) is conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). This is a national level examination. This exam is conducted for admission to B.E./B.Tech and B.Arch courses. Candidates who have scored minimum 75% marks in 10+2 are eligible for this examination. The registration of JEE Main is online. After qualifying JEE Main examination, candidates are required to apply for JoSSA Counseling.

 

IIT Guwahati Ranking

Body/Magazine

NIRF (Overall)

NIRF (Engineering)

India Today

The Week

India Today

Outlook India

Ranking

8

7

7

8

9

7

Year

2017

2017

2017

2017

2016

2016

 

IIT Guwahati Placement

IIT Guwahati placement record is very good. Students of IIT Guwahati have been placed in Microsoft, Adobe, Google, Infosys etc.

The IIT Guwahati placement process is as follows:

  • The invitation to companies has been sent by CCD.
  • The companies interested in placement register and create their online account at IIT Guwahati placement portal.
  • Job Application Form is being filled by the companies.
  • All the required information of the company is being provided to the eligible candidates.
  • Students upload their resume to the placement portal and companies can download or view a student's resume through their placement account.
  • On the basis of their resume, students get shortlisted by the companies.
  • The placement starts in the first week of December and ends in May.
  • On the prescribed dates companies visit the campus and conduct an interview or test as per their selection process.
  • After shortlisting the candidates, companies submit the list to the CCD office.
  • Students once selected cannot sit for any other organization.

Placement

Highest and average package for B.Tech / B.E.

  HIGHEST
35 L
  AVERAGE
15 L
Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.
  HIGHEST
16 L
  AVERAGE
5 L
Rimple Mahey B.Tech / B.E.1 year ago
The placement of the institute is outstanding and many students are grabbing higher packages even in the foreign companies.
Karthik Kashal 3 months ago
You will get intren ship if you maintain good CPI. ...Read Full Review

Latest News & Articles

Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSSA) has released the fifth-round seat allotment result for admissions to IITs, NITs, and other institutions. Candidates who have applied for the JoSSA 2019 counseling process after qualifying JEE Mains or JEE Advanced, can visit the official website-jossa.nic.in to check the round 5 seat allotment result. ...Read more

Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSSA) has released the third-round seat allotment result for admissions to IITs, NITs, and other institutions on July 6, 2019. Candidates who have applied for the JoSSA 2019 counseling process after qualifying JEE Mains or JEE Advanced, can visit the official website-jossa.nic.in to check the round 3 seat allotment result. ...Read more

Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSSA) has released the second-round seat allotment result for admissions to IITs, NITs and other institutions today i.e. on July 3, 2019. Candidates who have applied for the JoSSA 2019 counseling process after qualifying JEE Mains or JEE Advanced, can visit the official website-jossa.nic.in to check the round 2 seat allotment result. ...Read more

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Faculty

Student Faculty Ratio
FACULTY STUDENT RATIO
1:10

95 PHD faculty

     292 faculty

Prof. Gautam Biswas
Position: Director
Bora Utpal
Position: Associate Professor
Goswami Pranab
Position: Professor
Kanaujia S. P
Position: Assistant Professor
Patra Sanjukta
Position: Associate Professor
Dr. Arun Goyal
Position: Professor
Speciality: Biotechnology
Bandyopadhyay Dipankar
Position: Associate Professor
Speciality: Chemical Engineering
Rimple Mahey B.Tech / B.E.1 year ago
It's totally up to you how you are clearing your concepts while doing self-study. ...Read Full Review
Karthik Kashal 3 months ago
The faculty here are doctorate and post-doctorate holders. ...Read Full Review

Scholarship

Merit scholarship

There is merit scholarship which is available for all the undergraduate and postgraduate courses which are given to the students who are the toppers in their streams, it also includes tuition fee and some fixed stipend for eight months.

Location & Contact Info

Address
, Guwahati, Assam, 781039

Facilities Available

Library      
The campus has a central library with various books, journals and wifi access to all the faculty and the students.
Computer Lab      
The campus has a modern computer center with lots of computers to provide facilities to the students to help them to access.
Auditorium      
The campus has a big auditorium with a capacity of 1500 for both faculty and the students and organizes various events and programmes in the auditorium.
Gym      
A gymnasium is there in the campus for the student to maintain their fitness and health with proper equipment.
Lab      
There are various labs for different departments for research and practice purpose and proper training and development is done.
Medical      
The campus has a health center with qualified doctors which provide the best service for their students at the time of emergency.
Wi-Fi      
yes
Cafeteria      
The campus has a cafeteria which serves various varieties of food at a reasonable rate both for the faculty and the students.
Hostel      
All the students are given a separate room. Rooms are well-furnished with a chair, table etc. Room are not air-conditioned.

Recruiters

89 Companies

Placement Officer
Akash Singh
 9929459639
  placement@iitg.ac.in

Successful Alumni

Awards

DST FAST Track Young Scientist Award

This award was given for the project entitled Electromagnetic Shearing of Sheets and Tubes. It was given with Research Grant of 18.5 Lakhs.

Young Engineer Award 2013

Young Engineer Award 2013 was given from Senior Engineers’ Forum, Greater Guwahati.

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