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IIT Guwahati

IIT Guwahati

The Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG) was established by Government of India in 1994 under an Act of Parliament for providing scientific and technological education in the country. IIT Guwahati is the 6th member in the IIT family.

The campus of IIT Guwahati is located 20 km far from the heart of Guwahati city on the northern banks of river Brahamputra. The campus acquires 285 hectares of land for its academic, residential and other infrastructure.

Admission Procedure:

Admission to different programmes offered at The Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG) is made on the basis of entrance examinations. The IITG admission council accepts the percentile score/rank obtained by a candidate as a basic standard to call a candidate for Interview/Group Discussion/Counselling, etc. However, the final admission is made on the basis of overall performance of a candidate in entrance examination/group discussion/interview/counseling etc.

Eligiblity:

At least 55% aggregate marks (taking into account all subjects, including languages and subsidiaries, all years combined) for General category candidates and at least 50% aggregate marks (taking into account all subjects, including languages and subsidiaries, all years combined) for SC/ST.

Cutoffs & Aggregate Cutoffs:-

1. Subject-wise cutoffs : Individual subject cutoffs have been determined on the basis that top 80% candidates qualify in each subject. The cutoff marks for the three subjects for General Category are:

Subject Cutoff Marks
Mathematics 5
Physics 0
Chemistry 3

2. Aggregate cutoff for the Common Merit List is 172. Aggregate cutoff was determined to declare the required no. of candidates (1.15 times the number of seats available) qualified:
Aggregate cutoff - 172
No. of candidates qualified - 7903

  • This stats is according to the previous exam held( in 2008).

Seats & Courses Offered:

1. Biotechnology : 27+4+6+3;(1)
2. Chemical Engineering : 31+4+6+4;(1)
3. Chemical Science & Technology : 19+2+5+2;(1)
4. Civil Engineering : 34+5+7+4;(2)
5. Computer Science & Engineering : 37+5+8+4;(2)
6. Electrical Engineering : 25+3+6+3;(1)
7. Electronics Communication & Engineering : 33+4+7+4;(1)
8. Electronics & Electrical Comm. Engineering : 21+4+3+2;(1)
9. Engineering Physics : 19+2+5+2;(1)
10. Mathematics & Computing : 19+2+5+2;(1)
11. Mechanical Engineering : 52+7+11+6;(2)

Fee:

One time payment : 2150
Payable every semester : 16650
Refundable caution deposit : 4000
Total fees payable at the time of admission : 22800

Placements:

The Training & Placement Cell of IIT Guwahati handles all affairs of campus placements for the graduating students. The Training & Placement Cell is well equipped with excellent infrastructure to support each and every stage of the placement processes.

Past Recruiters

Fair Isaac
Cosmic Circuit
Google
Microsoft
Techspan
Yahoo
Tata Technologies
Manhattan
Veritas
Onmobile
BPCL
Nevis Network
Evalueserve
Future First
IBM
L&T Ltd.
Induslogic
Texas Instruments
Power Alstom
TCS
Fluent
RedpineSignals
CiscoSystem
LSI Logic
Satyam
Qwest
HP Global
Honda R&D
IOCL
Trilogy
Ispat Industries
Oracle
Wipro
nVidia, Pune
Geometric Software
Infosys
DE Shaw
YASU Technologies
Conexant
Patni Computer
DRDO
nVidia, Bangalore
Samsung (SISO)
Adobe
Stand Life Sc.
Schlumberger
Kanbay
Cognizant
C-DOT
Byte Consulting
British Telecom
Intergraph
HPCL
PRADAN
SASKEN
GE
TCE
Contata
Flextronics
Videocon
Altair
TRC
IRCON
HAL

Hostels:-

The study programmes offered at IIT Guwahati are residential in nature and hence the institute offers hostel facilities for both boys and girls. The accommodation is single seated. The hostel rooms of IIT Guwahati, equipped with all modern amenities, offer best living and learning environment Students get all the things of use within the campus and they do not require going outside to fulfill their daily needs. A round-the-clock canteen is in operation to cater to the needs of the students.

Campus life:-

Situated on the banks of the beautiful and mighty river Brahmaputra, the IIT Guwahati campus is the latest addition to the IIT fraternity.

The faculty, staff members and the students reside in premises equipped with all the modern facilities and utilities. Guest to the faculties and students stay in institute's guest house.

Students have good access to sporting (both outdoor and indoor) and recreational facilities. A 24 hour canteen facilities is also available for serving food and snacks.

The campus also has a commercial complex and a Dispensary to cater to the additional needs of the student and staff members.

The Gymkhana, a hub for entertainment, excitement and education arranges for cultural activities like Alcheringa and Techniche, and SpicMacay. The students take active participation in these events.

Contacts:-

Postal Address
Indian Institute of Technology
Guwahati 781039
Assam, India

Website: http://www.iitg.ac.in/

Authorities

Director
Phone: 91-0361- 2582005, 2690401


Dean of Faculty Affairs
Phone: 91-0361- 2582511


Dean of Administration
Phone: 91-0361-2582011, 2582712


Dean of Students Affairs
Phone: 91-0361- 2582083, 2582505


Dean of Academic Affairs
Phone: 91-0361- 2582660 (DID)


Registrar
Phone: 91-0361- 2582016,2690761
Fax:0361 - 2690762