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Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur
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College Details

It was the first IIT established by the Government of India through IIT Act. It is also recognized as the Institute of National Importance by Indian Government. Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur has the largest campus among the IITs. It is spread across 2200 acres and it is located 120 kilometers west of Kolkata in West Bengal, India. The campus is has world class infrastructure and facilities with more than 20 residential hostels for students. It also has strong student council too. IIT, Kharagpur also organizes festival like Spring Fest which is a cultural fest and Kshitij which is Asia’s Largest Techno Management Festival.

Placements

Some of the top recruiters of IIT Kharagpur are Cisco, Common Floor, Shell, Snapdeal and Goman Sachs. The highest internation package offered was Rs 1.54 Crore.

FACULTY:

IIT Kharagpur has one of the best faculties in the Nation. Its director is Partha Pratim Chaktraborty and Chairman is Srikuman Banerjee. It has a total strength of 470 as academic staff.

Some of the Notable Alumni of the college are Sundar Pichai (CEO Google),

1.Arvind Kejriwal (Chief Minister Delhi) and
2.Arun Sarin (Former CEO of Vodafone).

Courses & Fees :

IIT Kharagpur offers more than 50 UG, PG, and Ph.D. level courses. Candidates planning to be admitted to these courses must take the corresponding entrance exams and be eligible to enter their courts. The following is a part of the NIT Kharagpur admissions process course:

IIT Kharagpur Admission 2021: Highlights

UG Courses

Course

Accepted Entrance Exam

Duration (Years)

Fees (1st Year Fees)

IIT Kharagpur BTech Admission 2021

IIT KGP provides BTech in 15 professional fields. Admission to the BTech program is based on your JEE Main and JEE Advanced ranks and counseling by the Joint Seat Allocation Agency (JoSAA). JoSAA 2020 registration and filling options usually start in online mode from the third week of June.

The qualification standards required for admission are shown in the following table:

BTech

Eligibility: Passed 12 from a recognised board with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) with 75% aggregate or have secured a position in the top 20 percentile

Department

Specialisation

Aerospace Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

Agricultural & Food Engineering

Agricultural & Food Engineering

Biotechnology

Biotechnology & Biochemical Engg

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering

Chemical engineering

Chemical engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering

Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Instrumentation Engg

Industrial & Systems Engineering

Industrial Engg.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engg.

 

Manufacturing Science & Engg

Mining Engineering

Mining Engineering

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Ocean Engineering. and Naval Architecture

Ocean Engineering. and Naval Architecture

Rajendra Mishra School of Engineering Entrepreneurship

Parent Dept



IIT Kharagpur Integrated Admission 2021

IIT Kharagpur offers 5-year courses under the enrollment of B.Tech + M.Tech and Barch. The detailed qualification information is as follows:

BTech+MTech

 Eligibility: Entrance Exam: JEE Advanced. Passed Class 12 from a recognised board with 75% aggregate marks

Departments

Specialisation

Aerospace Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

Agricultural and Food Engineering

 

 

 

 

 

Agr. food engg.food process engg.

Agr. Food Engg. farm machinery and power

Agr. Food engg. aquacultural engg

Agr. Food engg. agri systems and mgmt.

Agr. food engg. Land and water resources engg.

Agricultural and food engineering dual degree

Biotechnology

Biotechnology and biochem. engg

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering

 

 

 

 

Civil engg. Structural engg.

Civil engg. Transportation Engg.

Civil engg. Geotechnical engg.

Civil engg. hydraulic and water resource engineering

Civil engg. Environmental engg. and management

Civil engg. Dual degree in available spl.

Computer Science and Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering

Electrical Engineering

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elect. Engg. control system engg.

Elect. Engg. mach. drives and power elect.

Elect. Engg. instrumentation and signal processing engg.

Elect. Engg. power and energy systems

Elect. Engg. dual degree in any spl.

Instrumentation engineering

Instrumentation engineering/control system engineering

Instrumentation and signal processing engineering

Electronics and Electrical Communication Engg.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Electronics and elec. comm.engg

Elect.andelec.com.engg.auto.com.vis.

Elect.andelec.com.engg.microelectronics and vlsi des.

Elect.andelec.com.engg.rf and microwave engg.

Elect.andelec.com.engg.telecomm system engg

Elect.andelec.com.engg.visual informs. and embedded sys.

Elect.andelec.com.engg.fiber optics and lightwave engg.

Elect.andelec.com.engg.dual degree in any spl.

Industrial and Systems Engineering

 

 

 

Indu. engg. indu. engg. and mang.

Quality engineering design and manufacturing

Quality engineering design and manufacturing

Quality engineering design and manufacturing

Mechanical Engineering

 

 

 

 

Mech.engg. manuf.science and engg.

Mech.engg. ther. Science and engg.

Mech.engg. mech.systems design

Mech.engg. dual degree in any spl.

Manuf. sci and engg.ind. engg.man.

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Mining Engineering

 

Mining Engineering

Mining Engineering Safety Engineering

Ocean Engg and Naval Architecture

Ocean Engg and Naval Architecture

JEE Main and JEE Advanced

4

Rs 82,070

IIT Kharagpur Admission 2021: Other UG Courses

In addition to BTech, IIT Kharagpur also offers a variety of UG-level courses. Some of them are BArch and LLB. Candidates must take the corresponding entrance exam/written exam. Admissions for all these courses are based on their respective entrance exams, followed by a round of seat allocation. The length of the UG course is three years. Other important details are as follows:

IIT Kharagpur BArch Admission 2021

The Bachelor of Architecture is a five-year course. AAT scores are considered for admission into the BArch program. IIT KGP BArch qualification eligibility criteria are shown in the following table:

BArch

Course

Eligibility Criteria

BArch

Passed 12 Class from a recognised board with 75 % aggregate (65% aggregate marks for SC/ST) with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or have secured a position in the top 20 percentile

JEE Advanced exam followed by JoSAA counselling

5

Rs 82,070

IIT Kharagpur LLB (Hons) Admission 2021

 LLB at IIT Kharagpur is a three-year programme that requires an admission test set by the university. The eligibility criteria are given below in the table:

LLB (Hons)

Course

Eligibility Criteria

LLB (Hons)

Passed Class 12 from a recognised board  with Engineering/Technology/Medicine or equivalent or Graduated from a recognised university in Science or Pharmacy or equivalent or MBA degree from a recognised university with any of the above

Merit-Based

5

Rs 79,070

PG Courses

IIT Kharagpur MTech Admission 2021

IIT Kharagpur provides five professional MTech courses. Candidates must be eligible to take the GATE exam to enter the MTech course offered by IIT KGP

  • Candidates must take the GATE entrance exam/MTech entrance written test, and then the round of personal interview (PI) for selection, 70% of the weightage is assigned to GATE scores, and 30% is allocated to PI
  • IIT BTech students with a minimum CGPA of 8 to waive the GATE requirement.

MTech

Eligibility: Graduated from a recognised university with a Bachelor's in Engineering/Technology/Architecture/MSc or equivalent professional degrees (AMIE etc.) with a minimum of 60 % aggregate (or a CGPA of 6.5 on a 10 point scale) and 55 % aggregate for SC/ST/PWD

Department

Specialisation

Aerospace Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

Agricultural & Food Engineering

Farm Machinery & Power

Soil and Water Conservation Engg.

Dairy and Food Engg.

Agricultural Biotechnology

Water Resources Development & Management

Aqua Cultural Engg.

Agricultural Systems & Management

Post-Harvest Engg.

Biotechnology

Biotechnology and Biochemical Engg

Civil Engineering

Hydraulic & Water Resources Engg.

Transportation Engg.

Environmental Engg. & Management

Geotechnical Engg.

Structural Engg.

Chemical engineering

Chemical engineering

Centre for Ocean, Rivers, Atmosphere and Land

Earth System Science and Technology

Cryogenic Engineering

Cryogenic Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering

Fibre Optics and Lightwave Engg.

Microelectronics & V L S I Design

RF and Microwave Engg.

Telecommunication Systems Engg.

Visual Information and Embedded Systems Engg.

Electrical Engineering

Machine Drives & Power Electronics.

Control System Engg.

Power and Energy Systems Engg.

Instrumentation and Signal Processing

Educational Technology

Media and Sound Engg.

Geology and Geophysics

Exploration Geosciences

M. Tech. - Computational Seismology

Industrial & Systems Engineering

Industrial & Systems Engineering

Information Technology

Information Technology

Mathematics

Computer Science & Data Processing

Mechanical Engineering

Manufacturing Science & Engg.

Thermal Science and Engg.

Mechanical Systems Design

Mechanical Systems Dynamics & Control

Mining Engineering

Mining Engineering

Medical Science & Technology

Medical Imaging and Image Analysis

Materials Science

Materials Science

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Ocean Engineering. and Naval Architecture

Ocean Engineering. and Naval Architecture

Physics

Solid State Technology

Reliability Engineering

Reliability Engineering

Rubber Technology

Rubber Technology

Rajendra Mishra School of Engineering Entrepreneurship

Engineering Entrepreneurship

Ranbir & Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management

Infrastructure Design and Management

Water Resources

Water Management



IIT Kharagpur MTech-PhD Admission 2021

IIT Kharagpur has initiated the MTech-PhD admission application. The admission process for the MTech-PhD program is completed through GATE scores and CCMN counseling. The eligibility criteria required to qualify for the MTech-PhD program are as follows:

MTech-PhD

 Specialisation

Eligibility

MTech-PhD

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture/MSc or equivalent professional degrees (AMIE etc.) and having valid GATE score.

GATE score followed by CCMT counselling

2

Rs 2.32 Lakh

IIT Kharagpur MSc Admission 2021

The admissions process for the IIT Kharagpur MSc course is the IIT JAM scores and then qualify for the CCMN counceling. The qualification standards required to qualify for the MSC course are as follows:

MSc

 Specialisation

Eligibility

Chemistry

Graduated from a recognised university with minimum 55% aggregate marks (50% aggregate marks for SC/ST/OBC/ PWDs)

Physics

Mathematics

Statistics and Informatics

IIT Kharagpur MSc-PhD Admission 2021

At IIT KGP, the MSc-PhD course can be used in all seven career fields on a regular basis. The admission process for the MSc-PhD course includes IIT JAM and CCMN counceling. The qualification standards required to obtain the qualification of the MSc-PhD course are as follows:

MSc-PhD

Specialisation

Eligibility

Chemistry         

Graduate from a recognised university with at least 55% aggregate marks with relevant specialisation

Geophysics       

Geology

Economics        

Mathematics    

Statistics and Informatics          

Physics

IIT Kharagpur MS Admission 2021

IIT Kharagpur offers many MS admissions for students who need entrance and PI exams. The details are as follows:

MS

Specialisation

Eligibility

MS

Entrance Exam: GATE

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture/MSc or equivalent professional degrees (AMIE etc.).

IIT JAM followed by CCMN counselling

2

Rs 25,465

IIT Kharagpur Admission 2021: Other PG Courses

Besides MTech, IIT Kharagpur also offers various postgraduate courses. Some of them are MSC, MBA, MHRM, and LLM. Candidates must take the corresponding entrance exam / written exam. Admissions for all of these courses are based on their respective entrance exams, followed by seat allotment and counseling rounds. The duration of the PG course is 2 years. Here are some other important details:

IIT Kharagpur MBA Admission 2021

Admission to the MBA program is based on a valid CAT score, followed by the Writing Ability Test (WAT) and PI. The qualification criteria required to qualify for the MBA program are detailed below:

MBA

Specialisation

Eligibility

Finance

Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology or Master's degree in Science, Economics or Commerce (with Maths or Stats at Bachelor's level) with 60aggregate marks (55 aggregate marks for reserved categories)

Marketing

Human Resources

Operations

CAT score followed by WAT and PI

2

Rs 3.14 Lakh

MHRM

CAT score followed by WAT/PI

2

Rs 75,000

IIT Kharagpur LLM Admission 2021

Law courses are offered through Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law (RGSOIPL) IITKGP conducts its own Entrance Test at IIT Kharagpur.

LLM

 Specialisation

Eligibility

LLM

LL.B./B.L. (5 years) or LL.B./B.L.(3 years) with 60% marks in aggregate along with a Bachelor's Degree  in Humanities/ Science/ Commerce or equivalent

Merit-Based

2

Rs 70,000

Doctoral Courses

PhD

UGC NET/ CSIR NET/ GATE

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