IIT Bombay was established in 1958 in Mumbai and its the first to be set up with foreign assistance. The institute is acknowledged throughout the world as a leader in the field of engineering education and research. The institute consists of 16 departments, 19 centres and one school of excellence endeavoring numerous bachelor's, master's and doctoral courses under various fields such as Engineering, Design, Science, and Management. IIT-B offers various courses under UG, PG and Ph.D categories. In undergraduate courses, the institute offers B.Tech in 8 different disciplines. Integrated courses in 5 specializations. PG courses such as M.Tech under 17 specializations and M.Sc. under 6 disciplines. The institute also offers admission to eligible candidates in MBA and an EMBA under the School of Management Studies.
IIT Bombay offers admission to various UG, PG and Ph.D courses. At the UG level, the institute offers B.Tech in specializations such as Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering. The major PG courses include courses in engineering, management, and science fields. IIT Bombay admission to all these programmes is given on the base of the applicant’s achievement in the corresponding entrance exams. The registration for all these courses is done online through the official website of IIT Bombay. The entrance examination registration can be done through the respective websites of those exams.
IIT-B offers undergraduate courses in B.Tech, B.Sc, and B.Des program. The institute is acknowledged for its famous alumnus community in different sectors of engineering, science, and social fields. The details about the courses and eligibility criteria,etc of IIT Bombay admission are mentioned below.
IIT Bombay offers B.Tech in 8 different specializations and a B.Tech + M.Tech dual degree course in 5 specializations. The course is of 4-year duration and the dual degree program is for 5 years. The major specializations offered in B.Tech are Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering.
The institute offers B.Sc and B.Des for a course duration of 4 years. The major specializations offered in B.Sc are chemistry, Economics, and Mathematics. The course offered is full time and the admission criteria are based on national level entrance examinations. Admission to B.Sc. programs will be done on the grounds of the applicant’s score in the JEE Advanced examination while admission to B.Des program is based on the candidate’s performance in the UCEED examination.
Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai offers admission to PG courses such as M.Tech, M.Sc, M.Des, MBA, M.Phil, MUDE, and MPP. The intake depends on the availability of seats for each course. The details of the courses are mentioned below.
IIT-B offers various specializations to PG in engineering along with other courses. The institute also offers integrated Ph.D programmes along with PG courses. The eligibility criteria for the courses are mentioned below.
|M.Tech, M.Tech + Ph.D||The applicant must have passed BE/ B.Tech/ M.Sc (Engineering)/ M.Sc/ MCA/ MBBS/ M.Pharm/ B.Pharm with 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ ST) or an equivalent CGPA, from a relevant branch|
|M.Sc||B.Sc degree from a relevant discipline with 55% marks for general category candidates and 45% marks for SC, ST and PWD candidates|
|M.Sc + Ph.D (Dual Degree)||B.Sc degree in Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics|
|MBA||Bachelor’s degree or a Master’s degree with at least 60% marks (55% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ PWD category)|
|EMBA||Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an institution of higher education|
|Master of Philosophy||MA/ M.Com or equivalent with a minimum of 55% marks|
|Master of Urban Design and Engineering||Minimum of 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ ST) in B.Tech/ BE valid GATE score|
|MPP||A Master’s or a Bachelor’s degree (Post 10+2) in Arts, Commerce with a minimum of 55% marks|
The Ph.D admissions are done every year for 26 specializations in IIT-B. The duration of Ph.D programmes is 5 years. The admission criteria are GATE/ CEET or UGC-JRF qualification.
The applicant should have completed Master's degree in Engineering with 60% marks/ Master’s degree in Science or equivalent with 60% marks/ Master’s degree in Arts/ Commerce or equivalent with at least 55% marks.
The step-by-step application process for various UG/ PG programs are given below. The admission fee for various programmes will be based on IIT Bombay fee structure.
|IIT Bombay Contact Details|
|Address||IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400 076, Maharashtra, India|
|Email ID||[email protected]|
|Phone Number||91 (22) 2572 2545|
What are the various specializations offered for B.Tech in IIT-B?
The major specializations offered in B.Tech are Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering
What are the eligibility criteria for Ph.D admission at IIT-B?
The applicant should have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with 60% marks/ Master’s degree in Science or equivalent with 60% marks/ Master’s degree in Arts/ Commerce or equivalent with at least 55% marks
The above criteria may be different for different state board examinations.
For jee mains exams, students have only three number of attempts and for jee advance students have only two attempts, one in the same year of appearing for board and other is on the next year.
IIT Bombay gives admission only on merit. It has 50% reserved seats. Students should clear the minimum cutoff of JEE ADVANCED exam to enter IIT. The cutoff for my course went to around 1500 rank in general.
The candidate must clear the JEE MAIN exam and must have passed the 12th with minimum of 75% marks from a recognized institute. The cutoff rank must be below INR 1500.
JEE ADVANCED is the entrance exam. The cutoff was very high I don't remember though but it was something around 124 out of 360.
The students have to clear JEE MAIN and Advance for the admission at IIT. The cut-off for my course was air 1076 for the OBC category.