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Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee Roorkee , Uttarakhand

 ESTD 1847
 Public University

About Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IIT Roorkee) is one of the earliest institutions which was converted into the league of the IITs in the year 2001. Earlier, the institute was known as the University of Roorkee which was established by the British in the year 1847 by the name Thomason College of Civil Engineering. IIT Roorkee is an autonomous institute which is recognized by the AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) and it is spread across 365 acres of campus land. 
 
IIT Roorkee is recognized as an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India contributing in the technological education and applied research, it has completed more than 170 years of existence helping a lot of students in realizing their dreams. The Institute offers graduate courses in 10 disciplines, postgraduate courses in 55 disciplines and Doctoral Program in all the departments
 
IIT Roorkee Courses:
 
IIT Roorkee Courses are divided into three types-
 
Undergraduate Courses
Postgraduate Courses
Integrated Courses
 
The courses offered by IIT Roorkee are being provided through 21 academic departments. The courses offered by the institute are-
 
Courses Stream
Undergraduate Courses
B.Arch. Architecture 
B. Tech. Chemical Engineering 
B. Tech. Civil Engineering 
B. Tech. Electronics & Communication Engineering 
B. Tech. Mechanical Engineering
B. Tech. Production & Industrial Engineering 
B. Tech. Pulp & Paper Engineering
B.Tech. Engineering Physics 
B. Tech. Biotechnology 
B. Tech. Polymer Science & Engineering 
B. Tech. Electrical Engineering 
B. Tech. Computer Science & Engineering 
B. Tech. Metallurgical & Materials Engineering 
B.Tech. Polymer Science & Technology 
Integrated Courses
B.Tech. (Chemical Engineering) and M.Tech. (Hydrocarbon Engineering) 
B.Tech. (Computer Science and Engineering) and M.Tech.(Information Technology) 
B.Tech. (Process Engineering) and M.B.A 
B.Tech. (Electrical Engineering) and M.Tech. (Power Electronics) 
B.Tech. (Electronics & Communication Engineering) and M.Tech. (Wireless Communication) 
Integrated M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology) 
Integrated M.Tech. (Polymer Science & Technology) 
Integrated M.Tech. (Geological Technology) 
Integrated M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics) 
Integrated M.Sc. (Chemistry) 
Integrated M.Sc. (Physics) 
Postgraduate Courses
M.Arch. , M.U.R.P 
M.Tech Alternate Hydro Energy Systems
Environment Management of Rivers and Lakes 
M.Tech Building Science & Technology 
M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering 
M.Tech Hydraulics Engineering 
M.Tech Structural Engineering 
M.Tech Transportation Engineering
M.Tech Environmental Engineering 
M.Tech Geomatics Engineering 
M.Tech Computer Aided Process Plant Design 
M.Tech Industrial Safety & Hazard Management 
M.Tech Industrial Pollution Abatement M.Tech. (Infrastructure Systems) 
M.Tech Nanotechnology 
M.Tech Computer Science & Engineering
M.Tech Disaster Mitigation & Management 
M.Tech Instrumentation & Signal Electric Drives & Power Electronics 
M.Tech RF and Microwave Engineering 
M.Tech Surface Water Hydrology
M.Tech Watershed Management 
M.Tech Ground Water Hydrology 
M.Tech Thermal Engineering 
M.Tech Machine Design Engineering
M.Tech CAD, CAM & Robotics 
M.Tech Pulp & Paper Engineering 
M.Tech Irrigation Water Management 
M.Tech Water Resources Development 
M.Tech Advanced Methods of Chemical Analysis 
M.Tech Solid State Electronic Materials 
M.Tech Geological Technology 
M.Tech Geophysical Technology 
M.Sc Biotechnology 
M.Sc Applied Geology 
M.Sc Physics 
M.Sc Chemistry 
M.Sc Mathematics 
Master of Business Administration (MBA) 
Master of Computer Applications (MCA) 
 
IIT Roorkee Admissions:
 
IIT Roorkee Admissions are based on the merit scores of the students who have appeared in the JEE Advance exam for the admission in B.Tech courses. For the admission in Architecture course, the students have to submit the NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) scores. The admissions in the M.Tech courses of the IIT Roorkee are based on the scores gained by the students in GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) exam. The admission to the Postgraduate programs in fundamental sciences are made on the basis of IIT-JAM, and the admissions to MBA are made through CAT exam.
 
IIT Roorkee Placements:
 
IIT Roorkee placement records are phenomenal with the highest package of around 80 lakhs and the average package of around 10 lakhs with almost 100% placement records and an internship opportunity in leading brands,
The placement procedure is divided into three phases and recruitment activity is conducted prior to the seminars and introduction session by the company. Some of the leading recruiters are mentioned below-

Amazon

Indian Oil

CISCO

Google

Adobe

Cognizant

NTPC

ITC

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1 year ago

SURABHI CHAUDHARY M.Tech / M.E.  Student

College Description 5/5

This is the oldest Engineering college in India and Asia which is established more than 170 years ago by the name of Thomason College of Civil Engineering but later it became IIT and the experience of mine here is fantastic and as far as the entrance examination of the course is concern so I don't r
PLACEMENT 5/5

In the last batch, more than 850 students were placed and taking placement is totally dependent on the caliber of students. A student has to work a lot on his communication skills and only after he/she done that they can secure the jobs otherwise there are a lot more companies who come here for the Job Placement.
1 year ago

Sanjeev Kumar B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Best college of North India 5/5

IIT Roorkee is the One of the oldest institutes of India established in 1847 but it is still prestigious.The college campus contains all the basic things which are required. Labs are well maintained and highly superior. Besides these, the college has various labs such as Thinking Lab in search of so
PLACEMENT 5/5

The minimum percentage of placements in each branch is 70%. My senior got placed in the foreign country, and the internships are far better than the other colleges. Some of my seniors did their internship in Schlumberger, Samsung, Goldman Sachs, R&D, and much more companies.The placements are very good. The average salary is 15 lakhs per annum. Various high profiles and big companies like Cisco, Microsoft, Intel, etc. recruit here. Highest package for this year is from Microsoft which is about 1.3 crores& lowest package is 15 Lacs per annum.
1 year ago

Akriti Sood M.Tech / M.E.  Student

IIT Is Best 4/5

IIT's are top engineering Institutes of India and the study in this college is very although it lacks in Infrastructure and some other things but still we love this college for It's educational structure and for taking admission in this college i have cleared GATE Exam with 775 Score and the fee str
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

Although MTech students get's great placements but the placement for Btech students is better than our's
1 year ago

VIVEK M.Tech / M.E.  Student

College Description 5/5

Well I don't beleive that IIT needs an Introduction it is one of the oldest and Premier Institute for technical education and I am very happy that I am studying here because students from PAN India wants to study here and for taking admission in this Institute they clear GATE Exam which i also have
PLACEMENT 4/5

80% students from our batch got placed in the great companies with a awesome salary package and placements are still going on.
1 year ago

Parth B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Dream college for IITian 5/5

IIT Roorkee one of the most loved college by any aspiring IITian. I was lucky to get admission in this college. Besides having excellent placement statistics college offers a lot more to the students and help them in their overall growth. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Placement is almost 100 percent for students. Highest salary goes upto 80 LPA and average salary is around 10LPA
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11 months ago

Manik B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 5/5

Provides Every opportunity a student wants in life. The faculty tries to help at their level best. Different departmental buildings and a better environment ...Read Full Review
1 year ago

Sanjeev Kumar B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Best college of North India 5/5

IIT Roorkee is the One of the oldest institutes of India established in 1847 but it is still prestigious.The college campus contains all the basic things which are required. Labs are well maintained and highly superior. Besides these, the college has various labs such as Thinking Lab in search of so
PLACEMENT 5/5

The minimum percentage of placements in each branch is 70%. My senior got placed in the foreign country, and the internships are far better than the other colleges. Some of my seniors did their internship in Schlumberger, Samsung, Goldman Sachs, R&D, and much more companies.The placements are very good. The average salary is 15 lakhs per annum. Various high profiles and big companies like Cisco, Microsoft, Intel, etc. recruit here. Highest package for this year is from Microsoft which is about 1.3 crores& lowest package is 15 Lacs per annum.
1 year ago

SURABHI CHAUDHARY M.Tech / M.E.  Student

College Description 5/5

This is the oldest Engineering college in India and Asia which is established more than 170 years ago by the name of Thomason College of Civil Engineering but later it became IIT and the experience of mine here is fantastic and as far as the entrance examination of the course is concern so I don't r
PLACEMENT 5/5

In the last batch, more than 850 students were placed and taking placement is totally dependent on the caliber of students. A student has to work a lot on his communication skills and only after he/she done that they can secure the jobs otherwise there are a lot more companies who come here for the Job Placement.
1 year ago

VIVEK M.Tech / M.E.  Student

College Description 5/5

Well I don't beleive that IIT needs an Introduction it is one of the oldest and Premier Institute for technical education and I am very happy that I am studying here because students from PAN India wants to study here and for taking admission in this Institute they clear GATE Exam which i also have
PLACEMENT 4/5

80% students from our batch got placed in the great companies with a awesome salary package and placements are still going on.
1 year ago

Akriti Sood M.Tech / M.E.  Student

IIT Is Best 4/5

IIT's are top engineering Institutes of India and the study in this college is very although it lacks in Infrastructure and some other things but still we love this college for It's educational structure and for taking admission in this college i have cleared GATE Exam with 775 Score and the fee str
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

Although MTech students get's great placements but the placement for Btech students is better than our's
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1 year ago

Parth B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Dream college for IITian 5/5

IIT Roorkee one of the most loved college by any aspiring IITian. I was lucky to get admission in this college. Besides having excellent placement statistics college offers a lot more to the students and help them in their overall growth. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Placement is almost 100 percent for students. Highest salary goes upto 80 LPA and average salary is around 10LPA
1 year ago

Sanjeev Kumar B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Best college of North India 5/5

IIT Roorkee is the One of the oldest institutes of India established in 1847 but it is still prestigious.The college campus contains all the basic things which are required. Labs are well maintained and highly superior. Besides these, the college has various labs such as Thinking Lab in search of so
PLACEMENT 5/5

The minimum percentage of placements in each branch is 70%. My senior got placed in the foreign country, and the internships are far better than the other colleges. Some of my seniors did their internship in Schlumberger, Samsung, Goldman Sachs, R&D, and much more companies.The placements are very good. The average salary is 15 lakhs per annum. Various high profiles and big companies like Cisco, Microsoft, Intel, etc. recruit here. Highest package for this year is from Microsoft which is about 1.3 crores& lowest package is 15 Lacs per annum.
1 year ago

Anonymous 1  Student

One of the finest engineering college 5/5

IIT Roorkee is one of the finest engineering colleges in India. It is one if the top ranked institute for b.tech studies. Faculty, infrastructure and events are also awesome .  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Some of the major companies recruit from our college. Placmeents are very good here.
1 year ago

Akriti Sood M.Tech / M.E.  Student

IIT Is Best 4/5

IIT's are top engineering Institutes of India and the study in this college is very although it lacks in Infrastructure and some other things but still we love this college for It's educational structure and for taking admission in this college i have cleared GATE Exam with 775 Score and the fee str
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

Although MTech students get's great placements but the placement for Btech students is better than our's
1 year ago

VIVEK M.Tech / M.E.  Student

College Description 5/5

Well I don't beleive that IIT needs an Introduction it is one of the oldest and Premier Institute for technical education and I am very happy that I am studying here because students from PAN India wants to study here and for taking admission in this Institute they clear GATE Exam which i also have
PLACEMENT 4/5

80% students from our batch got placed in the great companies with a awesome salary package and placements are still going on.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee Admission Reviews

Anonymous 1 year ago
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Selection Procedure: State / National Entrance Exams
Entrance Exam Appeared For: 161  ...Read Full Review
Akriti Sood 1 year ago
M.Tech / M.E.
Selection Procedure: State / National Entrance Exams
Entrance Exam Appeared For: GATE ...Read Full Review
Parth 1 year ago
B.Tech / B.E.
Selection Procedure: State / National Entrance Exams
Entrance Exam Appeared For: JEE Advanced ...Read Full Review

Placement

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

  HIGHEST
80 L
  AVERAGE
10 L
Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.
  HIGHEST
16 L
  AVERAGE
5 L
Sanjeev Kumar B.Tech / B.E.1 year ago
The minimum percentage of placements in each branch is 70%. My senior got placed in the foreign country, and the internships are far better than the o
SURABHI CHAUDHARY M.Tech / M.E.1 year ago
In the last batch, more than 850 students were placed and taking placement is totally dependent on the caliber of students. A student has to work a

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With the announcement of GATE 2018 Results, Students seeking admission in various courses of the M.Tech programme has geared up to take admissions in their desired colleges, IITs being in the top of that. Like other 22 IITs, even IIT Roorkee will be selecting its 2018 batches on basis of scores obtained by the applying candidates falling within the slot of their cutoff list.  Candidates appeared for GATE in previous  2 years, i.e. GATE 2016 or Gate 2017  examination and have a valid score are also eligible to apply for their preferred course in their selected college, ...Read more

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Faculty

Student Faculty Ratio
FACULTY STUDENT RATIO
1:11

334 PHD faculty

     334 faculty

Prof. Ajit Kumar Chaturvedi
Position: Director
Mrs Ila Gupta
Position: HOD - Architecture and Planning
Vijay Kumar Agarwal
Position: HOD - Chemical Engineering
RC Mishra
Position: HOD - Mathematics
Prof. Padam Kumar
Position: HOD - Computer Science Engineering
Sanjeev Kumar B.Tech / B.E.1 year ago
The professors are highly qualified, but there is a gap between teacher and students due to a large
SURABHI CHAUDHARY M.Tech / M.E.1 year ago
The faculties Of IIT are great in the academics and also they are much experienced in there work and

Scholarship

Merit cum means scholarships

The campus provides scholarships to the undergraduate students and provides them with bank facilities and other Financial Aid. The students from the reserved categories are also awarded several scholarships.

There are scholarships for MBA, M. Tech, and M.Sc students and special certificates are provided based on their performance of participation in co-curricular activities.

Location & Contact Info

Address
Roorkee, Uttarakhand, Roorkee, Uttarakhand, 247667

Facilities Available

Library      
Mahatma Gandhi Central library is there in the campus with a collection of books, journals, newspaper to provide facilities to the students and the faculty. Membership is also available.
Computer Lab      
A computer center is there on the campus with the availability of various computers with high-speed connectivity and HPC facilities.
Auditorium      
Several auditoriums are there in the campus with seating arrangement of approx.1000 people and wi-fi facilities.
Gym      
A gymnasium is there in the campus with modern instruments and a trainer is there for maintaining good health of the students.
Lab      
The tinkering lab is there in the campus which is equipped with newer technologies for providing the facilities to the students and Generating innovative ideas.
Medical      
The campus has a hospital with an arrangement of 50 beds, lab, ambulance and X-ray facilities available for the staff and the students.
Wi-Fi      
yes
Cafeteria      
Several eatings hubs are there in the campus like Georgia cafe, Saatviko idea cafe which serves delicious food. Night cafes are also available in the campus.
Hostel      

Recruiters

150 Companies

Placement Officer
Dr. Rajib Lochan Dhar
 8859859515
  rajiblochandhar2000@gmail.com