The Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati was founded in the year 1994. It is the sixth member of the Indian Institute of Technology. IIT Guwahati Admissions are available in all the major engineering, science and humanities disciplines.
The institute has world-class infrastructure facilities and all the bells and whistles that would require proper research assistance. The campus spans about 285 hectares and is about 20 km away from the city's centre.
The Indian Institute of Technology Infrastructure provides state of art facilities like Administrative Building, Academic Complex which houses the academic departments, centres, library, laboratories, classrooms, etc. The Computer and Communication Centre, which houses a modern Computer Centre and Central Library, an auditorium with a seating capacity of 1500 members.
The IIT Guwahati, apart from providing excellent academics, also encourages and supports cultural, social, extracurricular, and sports activities and events.
The institute has a Sports Complex which has an indoor sports stadium with synthetic badminton, squash courts, table tennis, and gymnasium. It has a swimming pool with 8 lanes.
|Year of Establishment||1994|
|Type of University||Autonomous University|
|Approval||University Grants Commission [UGC]|
|IIT Guwahati Address||Near Doul Gobinda Road, Amingaon, North Guwahati, Guwahati, Assam - 781039|
|IIT Guwahati Courses Offered||Post Graduate, Under Graduate||IIT Guwahati Fee|
|IIT Guwahati Contact Number||+91-361-2583000|
Academic activities of the IIT Guwahati began in 1995 with the BTech programme in three departments - Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. At present, the Institute has eleven academic departments and three academic centres with the responsibilities of teaching and research which are offering BTech, BDes, MA in Development Studies, M.Sc, M.Tech, M.Des, MS(R), Dual(M.Tech+Ph.D) Degrees and Ph.D Degree programme. The courses and their specializations are mentioned below:
|Engineering & Technology||B.Tech||Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemical Science and Technology, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Engineering Physics, Mathematics and Computing, Mechanical Engineering|
|M.Tech||Computer Science and Engineering, Signal Processing and Machine Learning, VLSI, Power Engineering, Communication Engineering, RF & Photonics, Systems, Control and Automation, Machine Design, Fluids and Thermal Engineering, Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Computational Mechanics, Aerodynamics and Propulsion, Structural Engineering, Earth System Science and Engineering, Water Resources Engineering and Management, Geotechnical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Transportation System Engineering, Infrastructure Engineering and Management, Biotechnology, Petroleum Science and Technology, Material Science and Technology,|
|Ph.D||Biosciences and Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Environment, Nanotechnology, Linguistic Science and Technology, Rural Technology|
|M.Tech + Ph.D||Computer Science and Engineering,|
|MS + Ph.D||Electronics and Electrical Engineering|
|Interdisciplinary & International||M.Tech||International M.Tech. in Food Science and Technology (Joint Programme of IITG and Gifu University, Japan)|
|Mathematics and Computing||M.Sc|
|Humanities and Social Sciences||Ph.D||Humanities and Social Sciences|
The academic programme of IIT Guwahati began in 1995. At present, the Institute has eleven departments and five inter-disciplinary academic centres comprising all the major engineering, science and humanities disciplines, extending B.Tech, B.Des, MA, M.Des, M.Tech, M.Sc and Ph.D programmes. Within a brief period of time, IIT Guwahati has been able to create world-class infrastructure for bringing out advanced research and has been furnished with state-of-the-art scientific and engineering instruments. The Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati campus is on a sprawling 285 hectares plot of land on the northern bank of the river Brahmaputra, around 20 km from the heart of the city. Multiple departments of IIT Guwahati are given below:
The 74,000 square metre Academic Complex houses the academic departments, centres, laboratories, classrooms, etc. The vast Administrative Building hosts the offices of the Institute. The Computer and Communication Centre houses a modern Computer Centre and Central Library. The facilities of the college are:
IIT Guwahati offers courses in undergraduate, postgraduate, Ph.D and Dual Degree courses for students. Each course has a different fee structure and some of them are mentioned below:
Academic partnerships and MoUs with international universities, industry and research labs are targeted to encourage collaborative academic and research activities along with swapping visits of faculty, research staff and students. Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) has been signed with a number of institutions in Asia, Europe, Australia, USA and Canada which attempt to improve institutional collaborations ranging from student and faculty exchange, student internships, joint conferences, and workshops to joint research projects. Some of the MoUs signed by foreign universities are:
|Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Guwahati Entrance Exams|
|Exam Name||Course Name|
|JEE ADVANCED 2020||
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Master of Technology [M.Tech]
|IIT JAM 2020||
Master of Science [M.Sc]
Bachelor of Design [B.Des]
Master of Design [M.Des]
Admissions for B.Tech depends on the ranks obtained JEE Advanced. Admission for M.Tech depends on the scores obtained by GATE. Admission to all programs is held once a year i.e. in the month of July. The application process starts in the month of March-April.
Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Guwahati Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
|Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] 4 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 8 Lakh|
|Master of Science [MS] + Ph.D 5 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 28,000|
|Master of Technology [M.Tech] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 1 Lakh|
|Master of Technology [M.Tech] + Ph.D 5 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 25,000|
|Ph.D 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 10,000|
|Ph.D 2 year(s), Part Time||Rs. 10,000|
Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Guwahati Science Courses and Fees Structure
|Master of Science [M.Sc] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 12,000|
|Ph.D 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 10,000|
Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Guwahati Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
|Master of Arts [MA] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 12,000|
Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Guwahati Design Courses and Fees Structure
|Bachelor of Design [B.Des] 4 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 8 Lakh|
|Master of Design [M.Des] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 1 Lakh|
All the students of the Institute have been equipped with hostel rooms on the campus. The accommodation is single-seater. These hostels are furnished with all contemporary amenities. Facilities for outdoor games like volleyball, basketball and football are also there. Every room in the hostels is provided with network connectivity. Separate accommodation is provided to the female students. A commercial complex provides shopping of essential commodities for the people in the complex. The IIT Guwahati Facilities include things such as:
|Address :||Amingaon, Guwahati, Assam|
In the first year classes are from 9 am-12 pm. and labs from 2 am-5 pm. Most of the professors are good and the method of teaching is through the projector.
There are number of clubs such as Aeromodelling club, astronomy club, coding club, automobile club, electronics club, finance and economics club, robotics club, aquatics club, cricket club, football club, hockey club, badminton club, volleyball club, weightlifting club, anchoring club, dance club, drama club, literary club, movie club, music club, etc. Main festivals are Technische an Alcheringa.