Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, popularly known as IIT Guwahati, was established in the year 1994. It is an Autonomous University which is approved by University Grants Commission (UGC). The institute has been recognized as the Institute of National Importance by the Government of India. Currently, it has 11 departments and 5 academic centers. IIT Guwahati is one of the prestigious institutes ranked among top 10 institutes in India.

Courses Offered by IIT Guwahati

Courses Offered by IIT Guwahati

IIT Guwahati Admission Criteria

IIT Guwahati Admission is done on the basis of national level entrance scores followed by cut off marks declared by the institutes. Applicants who successfully qualify the required exam and obtained minimum cut off marks are eligible for admission to IIT Guwahati.

ProgramAdmission Criteria
B.TechJEE Main
MA/ M.S (R)Written Test and Personal Interview

IIT Guwahati B.Tech Admission

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) is a 4 years full-time program. To be eligible for admission to B.Tech Program in IIT Guwahati, applicants need to qualify JEE Main. After the successful conduction of JEE Main, IIT Guwahati will release its own cut off marks. Applicants score equal or more than cut off marks are called for admission process.

IIT Guwahati Offers B.Tech In 10 Different Specializations As Follows:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Biosciences and Bioengineering
  • Chemical Science and Technology
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Mathematics and Computing
  • Engineering Physics
  • Electronics and Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • IIT Guwahati Courses Eligibility

JEE Main

JEE Main (Joint Entrance Exam Main) is a national level conducted by CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) for admission to B.E./B.Tech & B.Arch courses. It is a pen and paper-based exam. The minimum Eligibility for JEE Main is class 12 with at least 75% marks from a reputed board. JEE Main Registration is done through online mode. Candidates who will successfully qualify JEE Main are required to apply for JoSSA Counselling.

IIT Guwahati Ranking

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati is one of the best institutes in India. Many reputed magazines and bodies provide rank to IIT Guwahati.

Body/ MagazineRankingYear
NIRF (Overall)82017
NIRF (Engineering)72017
India Today72017
The Week82017
India Today92016
Outlook India72016

NIT Guwahati Ranking on Different Parameters by NIRF

The different parameters set by NIRF are described below:

TLR (Teaching, Learning & Resources)65.53
RP (Research and Professional Practice)47.46
GO (Graduation Outcome)78.28
OI (Outreach and Inclusivity)79.28
PR (Perception)28.79

IIT Guwahati Placement

IIT Guwahati Placements are offered to the deserving students in the well-reputed companies such as Adobe, Amazon, Infosys, Microsoft, and Google etc. The institute has a great placement record.

IIT Guwahati Placement Process

  1. CCD office sends invitation to organizations/ companies along with relevant information
  2. Interested companies register and create account on the online placement portal of IIT Guwahati
  3. Companies fill an online Job Application Form
  4. If the organization or company is interested in conducting a Pre-Placement Talk (PPT) they can send a request along with the preferred dates to CCD office
  5. Job Application Form along with all the required information prescribed by the company is provided to eligible candidates
  6. The resumes of all interested candidates become available to the company for downloading or viewing through their placement account
  7. Companies will shortlist the candidates on the basis of their resumes. The organization can also maintain the waitlist of students.
  8. The placement process starts in the first week of December and ends in May. CCD Office prescribed dates for recruitment procedure by considering factors like number of students, job profile etc.
  9. All the participating companies and organizations visit the campus on prescribed dates and conduct interview or tests according to their selection criteria
  10. After the successful completion of selection process, all the companies submit the list of selected candidates to CCD office

NOTE: According to IIT Guwahati placement policy, candidates who are already selected, they cannot participate in the selection process of any other organization.

IIT Guwahati Scholarships

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG) offer scholarships to its graduate and postgraduate students. The institute provides various scholarships under different categories. To check detailed information about scholarship criteria click here IIT Guwahati Scholarships

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