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Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi
  • Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi

Located in the Hauz Khaz, South Delhi, and IIT, Delhi is one of the most sought after institutions of engineering aspirants in India. It was declared as Institute of National Importance under Institute of Technology Act 1963, Delhi Technological University is the mother institution of IIT, Delhi. Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi Campus is spread across the land of 325 acres in South Delhi. The campus has 14 hostels.


Placements

Some of the top recruiters at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi campus are Facebook, Flipkart, Google, ITC, Ola Cabs, and Wipro Consumer Care. The highest package offered to a student of IIT Delhi was by Facebook of Rs Rs 1.42 Crore in 2015. Various recruiters in the field of Consultancy, IT, Finance, Analytics, Research, Core Bio-tech, Chemical, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Textile offer jobs to the students at IIT, Delhi.


ALUMNI:

Some of the notable alumni of IIT Delhi are:- Binny Bansal and Sachin Bansal (Founders of Flipkart), Kiran Bedi, Rajindra Pawar (Co Founder NIIT), Jayant Sinha(Politician), Chetan Bhagat (Novelist).


Courses

IIT Delhi offers around nine UG, PG and doctoral level programmes. A course-wise split of IIT Delhi admission process along with the total tuition fee is given below:

Course

Semester Tuition Fee

Accepted Entrance Exam

IIT Delhi BTech Admission

BTech’s IIT Delhi application process usually starts with the main JEE registration. IIT Delhi BTech admission is based on the JEE advanced scores obtained by qualified JEE lead candidates. All IIT's centralized consulting process is managed and supervised by JoSAA, based on the seat allocation of all qualified JEE senior candidates. The seats are based on the IITD BTech deadline and the candidate's professional preference. JoSAA 2021 registration and option filling usually start in online mode from the third week of June. However, due to the COVID19 outbreak, the entire process was delayed. The IIT Delhi BTech admission criteria and annual seats are as follows:

BTech Specialisation and Eligibility

Eligibility Criteria: Passed Class 12 from a recognised board with a minimum of 75% aggregate (65% for SC/ ST/ PwD candidates) or be in the top 20 percentile 

Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology (72)

Chemical Engineering (82)

Civil Engineering (113)

Electrical Engineering (120)

Engineering and Computational Mechanics (40)

Materials Engineering (40)

Mechanical Engineering (95)

Production and Industrial Engineering (89)

Textile Technology (116)

Computer Science and Engineering (99) 

Electrical Engineering: Power and Automation (65)

Mathematics and Computing (89)

Engineering Physics (63)

Energy Engineering (40)

The institute has opened a five-year dual degree program (BTech, MTech) in five career fields. Admission to the IITD 2021 BTechMTech (Dual Degree) course is also based on valid JEE advanced scores, followed by JoSAA consulting. The following table lists the professional names and qualification requirements:

BTech-MTech (Dual Degree)

Specialisation (Seat Intake)

Eligibility Criteria

- BTech & MTech in Chemical Engineering (56)

- BTech & MTech in Computer Science and Engineering (37)

- BTech & MTech in Mathematics and Computing (33)

- BTech & MTech in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology

- BTech in Electrical Engineering & MTech in Information & Communication Technology

Passed Class 12 from a recognised board with a minimum of 75% aggregate (65% for SC/ ST/ PwD candidates) or be in the top 20 percentile 

Rs 1 lakh

JEE Advanced + JoSAA Counselling

IIT Delhi MTech Admission

Admission to the IIT Delhi MTech Program in 2021 is based on GATE scores. However, BTech graduates of IIT with an overall CGPA of 8.00 (out of 10 points) are exempt from GATE and are eligible for direct admission. All shortlisted candidates will receive COAP consultation based on the seats provided by the seat availability. After accepting places through the COAP portal, candidates can book places by paying admission fees to the college. For department-specific IITD MTech majors, please refer to the table below:

MTech

Eligibility Criteria: BE/ BTech/ MSc or equivalent degree from a recognised institution with a minimum of 60% aggregate or 6.00 CGPA out of 10

OR

AMIE/ Graduate IETE degree holders from a recognised institution

Department

Specialisation

Applied Mechanics

- Engineering Mechanics

- Design Engineering

Chemical Engineering

- Chemical Engineering

Chemistry

- Molecular Engineering: Chemical Synthesis & Analysis

Civil Engineering

- Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering

- Rock Engineering and Underground Structure

- Structure Engineering

- Water Resources Engineering

- Construction Engineering and Management

- Construction Technology and Management

- Environmental Engineering and Management

- Transportation Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

- Computer Science and Engineering

Electrical Engineering

- Communications Engineering

- Computer Technology

- Control and Automation

- Integrated Electronics and Circuits

- Power Electronics, Electrical Machines and Drives

- Power Systems

Mechanical Engineering

- Design of Mechanical Equipment

- Industrial Engineering

- Production Engineering

- Thermal Engineering

Physics

- Applied Optics

- Solid-State Materials

Textile Technology

- Fibre Science & Technology

- Textile Engineering

Applied Research in Electronics

- Radio Frequency Design and Technology

Atmospheric Sciences

- Atmospheric-Oceanic Science and Technology

IIT Delhi also offers part-time and full-time sponsorship MTech programs. Candidates who wish to apply for admission in these two ways must take a written test followed by a round of PI conducted by the college. The qualification details are as follows:

MTech (Interdisciplinary Specialisations)

Computer Applications

Energy Studies

Energy and Environmental Management

Industrial Tribology and Maintenance Engineering

Instrument Technology

Optoelectronics and Optical Communication

Polymer Science and Technology

Telecommunication Technology Management

VLSI Design Tools and Technology

IIT Delhi also offers an MTech programme in part-time and sponsored full-time modes. Candidates willing to seek admission in any of these two modes need to appear for a written test, followed by a PI round, both conducted by the institute. Eligibility details are enlisted below:

Eligibility Criteria: BE/ BTech/ MSc equivalent degree from a recognised institution with a minimum of 60% aggregate or 6.00 CGPA out of 10 along with a minimum work experience as per the details mentioned below:

Qualification

Work Experience

BE/ BTech/ MSc or equivalent from CFTIs/ central universities

6 months

BE/ BTech/ MSc or equivalent and working in IIT Delhi (project/ regular)

6 months

BE/ BTech/ MSc or equivalent from institutions other than CFTIs/ central universities

12 months

- Receiving institute/ Project Assistantship/ Teaching position holders: Rs 10,000

- Sponsored/ Non-teaching position holders: Rs 50,000

GATE + COAP Counselling

IIT Delhi MBA Admission

The admissions of IIT Delhi MBA for telecommunications and general system management majors are based on CAT scores. Both MBA programs offer full-time programs for two academic years. However, the MBA in Technology Management is offered part-time, with classes in the evening. Its admissions are based on the candidates' performance in a statement of purpose (SoP) and several rounds of interviews. Candidates who wish to apply for IITD admission to the MBA program in 2021 can refer to the following table to understand the specific qualification standards of the major:

MBA

Specialisation

Eligibility Criteria

General

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent of minimum three years duration after Class 12 with a CGPA of 6.00 on 10-point scale or 60% aggregate

Telecommunication Systems Management

Bachelor’s degree of minimum four years duration after Class 12 in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Pharmacy or BSc Agricultural Engineering or Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Physical/ Chemical/ Mathematical Sciences, including Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Application/ Electronics Sciences/ Environmental Science/ Computational/ Information Science/ Agriculture or Bachelor's degree in Commerce/ Economics/ CA/ ICWA with a CGPA of 6.00 on 10-point scale or 60% aggregate

Technology Management

Bachelor’s degree of minimum four years duration after Class 12 in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Pharmacy/ Agricultural Sciences/ Commerce/ Sciences with a CGPA of 6.00 on 10-point scale or 60% aggregate and a minimum of two years of work experience

- Full-time: Rs 2.4 lakh

- Part-time: Rs 1.8 lakh

- General/ Telecommunication Systems Management: CAT

- Technology Management: Statement of Purpose + PI round

IIT Delhi MSc Admission

The IIT Delhi Master of Science program is offered in a full-time mode, divided into five different majors. This is a two-year course distributed in four semesters. IIT Delhi’s admissions to various master’s majors are different, as described in the following table:

MSc

Specialisation

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

Chemistry

Bachelor’s degree with Chemistry as a compulsory subject for at least three years (six semesters) and a minimum of 55% aggregate or 5.5 CGPA out of 10 along with Mathematics as a compulsory subject at HSC-level

IIT JAM and CCMN Counselling

Cognitive Science

BA/ BSc/ BCom/ BMS/ BTech/ BE/ BStatistics/ BMathematics or equivalent degree with a minimum of 55% aggregate or 5.5 CGPA out of 10

COGJET/ GATE/ IIT JAM/ NET and interview

Mathematics

Bachelor’s degree with Mathematics as a compulsory subject for at least two years (four semesters) and a minimum of 55% aggregate or 5.5 CGPA out of 10

IIT JAM and CCMN Counselling

Physics

Bachelor’s degree with Physics as a compulsory subject for two years (four semesters) along with Mathematics for at least one year (two semesters) and a minimum of 55% aggregate or 5.5 CGPA out of 10

IIT JAM and CCMN Counselling

Economics

BA/ BSc/ BCom/ BMS/ BTech/ BE/ BStatistics/ BMathematics or equivalent degree with a minimum of 55% aggregate or 5.5 CGPA out of 10

IIT Delhi Entrance test and interview

In addition to the above-mentioned PG courses, IIT Delhi also offers shipbuilding PG DIIT courses for candidates sponsored by the Indian Navy. The course lasts for one and a half years and is provided in cooperation with the Indian Navy. In addition, it offers PG diploma courses in Metro Rail Transit: Technology and Management for candidates sponsored by the Delhi Metro Railway Corporation (DMRC).

Rs 5,000

- Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics: IIT JAM + CCMN Counselling

- Cognitive Sciences: COGJET/ GATE/ IIT JAM/ NET and PI round

- Economics: IITD written test + PI round

DIIT

Rs 50,000

Merit-based admission for sponsored candidates of Indian Navy

IIT Delhi Admission : MDes, MPP

At the PG level, IITD only offers full-time MD plans in one specialization. The plan lasts for two years. IIT Delhi MDes admission is based on valid CEED scores. This is an all-India level entrance exam, conducted by IIT Bombay, and includes a screening test and round of interviews. However, before participating in CEED 2021, candidates must also meet the eligibility criteria of the IIT Delhi 2021 MDes program mentioned below:

MDes

Specialisation

Eligibility Criteria

Industrial Design

BE/ BTech/ BDes/ BArch or equivalent degree in relevant field with a CGPA of 6.00 on 10-point scale or 60% aggregate

The Institute has launched a two-year new course in the School of Public Policy, the Master of Public Policy (MPP), for two years, focusing on the Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI) and Development of the School of Public Policy, starting from August 2021. Start of the month. Admissions for this program are based on a written/oral exam, followed by a round of PI.

Course Eligibility Criteria
MPP

A pass in five-year bachelor’s degree such as MBBS/ BA LLB (Hons)/ BArch or equivalent with a minimum of 60% aggregate 

OR

A pass in four-year bachelor’s degree such as BTech/ BSc (Agriculture)/ BVSc or equivalent along with a postgraduation degree, such as MA/ MSc/ MPhil/ Integrated MSc/ MA/ MTech equivalent with a minimum of 60% aggregate 

- Receiving institute/ Project Assistantship/ Teaching position holders: Rs 10,000

- Sponsored/ Non-teaching position holders: Rs 50,000

CEED

MS by Research

- Receiving institute/ Project Assistantship/ Teaching position holders: Rs 10,000

- Sponsored/ Non-teaching position holders: Rs 50,000

GATE

- Full-time: Rs 5,000

- Part-time: Rs 10,000

GATE/ CEED/ UGC/ CSIR/ DBT/ICMR/ INSPIRE Fellowship Exam