IIT Roorkee: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

Ayesha Taneem Ayesha Taneem | Nov 21, 2023
Ayesha Taneem
Ayesha Taneem

Updated on - Nov 21, 2023

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IIT Roorkee is Asia's oldest technological institution, with a rank of 6th awarded by NIRF for engineering. For the past four years, the institute has been ranked in the top 2 categories for architecture. With 23 academic departments, three centres of excellence, five academic service centres, and three supporting units, the institute is one of India's largest technical institutes.

Engineering, applied sciences, humanities, social sciences, and management are among the 83 courses offered by the institute. The institute's flagship degree is B.Tech, which offers 13 different specializations. Admission to M.Tech is based on the GATE exam cutoff score.

DOMS IIT Roorkee MBA admission will also begin soon. Admission for the year 2023 is open for various courses. Candidates seeking admission to the institute can apply online through the institute's official website. The institute also holds a good placement record with the highest domestic package of INR 1.5 CPA.

IIT Roorkee Highlights 2023

Year of Establishment 1847
Type of University Public
Accreditation NAAC
Recognition UGC, AICTE
No. of Affiliated Colleges  17
Courses offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctoral, Diploma
No. of Departments 23
No. of Courses Offered 83
No. of Academic Staff 470+
No. of Students 8000+
Campus Area 365 acres
Infrastructural Facilities Library, Sports Facilities, Auditorium, Cafeteria, etc

IIT Roorkee Admission Dates

Below-mentioned is the dates for the institute and national-level entrance exams for admission

Event Date

GATE 2023 exam date

February 2023

Exam date (IIT JAM 2023)

February 2023

Declaration of IIT JAM 2023 result

March 2023

Online application for admission after JAM result

April 2023

IIT Roorkee Ranking

IIT Roorkee has continuously ranked among the top 10 institutes in the overall category of the NIRF. Top-ranking organizations have constantly recognized it as an exceptional Engineering institute. The institute has also been ranked 14 by NIRF for its management course. Other such rankings and awards given to the institute for its excellence are

  • In 2022, under the Overall category by NIRF, the institution secured the 7th rank with an overall score of 71.48.
  • In the ARIIA rankings for 2021, IIT Roorkee is ranked 5th
  • The Week awarded the institute overall a rank of 5 for the year 2021. 
  • It was placed at 387th rank in the QS World University Rankings for 2021. 
  • In the NIRF 2021 overall ranking, the Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee is ranked 7th
  • In the NIRF 2021 ranking, the university ranks 6th in engineering.

IIT Roorkee Courses

IIT Roorkee offers students to choose from 14 undergraduate, 24 graduate, and a range of Ph.D. programs at the university. The institute has also launched IIT Roorkee online courses for various programs such as data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence (AI). Some of the courses are listed below

Course Duration  Selection Criteria
B.Tech  3 Years 10+2 in Science Stream with the minimum 60% marks from a reputed board  + JEE Advanced + JOSAA counselling
B.Arch 3 Years 10+2 with minimum 75% marks from a reputed board + JEE Advanced scores
M.Sc 2 Years B.Sc or its equivalent from recognized University  +  IIT JAM
MBA 2 Years Graduate in any discipline with minimum 60% marks in aggregate +  CAT + GD/ PI
Ph.D. 3 Years Master’s degree in relevant discipline with 60% marks + GATE or NET scores

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IIT Roorkee Fee Details

IIT Roorkee offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in science, management, law, etc. disciplines. Applicants pay their fees online or offline mode. Given below are some of the fees for different courses offered by the institute

Course Total Tuition Fee
B.Tech  INR 7.0 Lakh
B.Arch INR 7.80 Lakh
M.Sc INR 12,000
MBA INR 4.0 Lakh
Ph.D. INR 15,000

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IIT Roorkee Admission

IIT Roorkee admissions are ongoing. It offers courses like B.Sc, B.Tech, MBA, M.Arch, etc. Candidates interested in enrolling in any of IIT Roorkee's courses must take the appropriate entrance exam and pass the cutoff and PI rounds. Admission to various courses is competitive, and candidates are chosen through national-level tests like JEE Advanced/GATE/NET administered in a paper-and-pencil format by several authorities. Filling out the online application form with the correct information is the first step in getting into IIT Roorkee's PG and UG programs.

IIT Roorkee Eligibility Criteria

Engineering courses at IIT Roorkee are among the best in the country. Admission to all the courses offered by the institute is based on strict eligibility criteria, failing which students are not permitted to enroll. The following is a list of some of the courses provided by IIT Roorkee, along with their qualifying requirements.

B.Tech. Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must have completed 10+2 or its equivalent from a recognized board. 
  • Should have passed with mathematics, physics, and chemistry subjects with a minimum aggregate of 75% for the general category and 60% for the SC/ST category 
  • cutoff score in the entrance exams JEE Main and JEE Advanced 

MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • Graduation with a minimum of 60% overall (55 percent for SC/ ST/ PD) 
  • A valid CAT score is required; IIT graduates with a CGPA of 7.0 admitted through JEE Advanced are free from the CAT requirement and can apply.

PhD. Eligibility Criteria

  • Post-graduation from a recognized university with a relevant subject
  • A master's degree with a minimum of 60% in the aggregate (55 percent for SC/ST/PWD) is required

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Why Choose IIT Roorkee?

IIT Roorkee is ranked 7th by the NIRF ranking 2022 in India. With 23 academic departments, three centres of excellence, five academic service centres, and three supporting units, the institute is one of India's largest technical institutes.

IIT Roorkee Academic Advantage

The academic advantages of the institution are mentioned below.

  • The highest domestic package for 2022 was 1.5 CPA, with companies like Microsoft, Goldman Sachs, Google, Apple, etc., as the top recruiters.
  •  With a strong emphasis on research and scientific and technological education, the Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee includes 22 academic departments that cover applied sciences, engineering, humanities, and social sciences degrees. 
  • Many IIT Roorkee alumni have started their businesses, making IITR a strong entrepreneurial culture. 
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IIT Roorkee Cutoff

IIT Roorkee cutoff for the year 2022 has been released. The institute offers many courses in different streams at various levels of higher education. Candidates who are interested in getting admission are required to meet the cutoff criteria of the institute and also secure a valid score.

IIT Roorkee Expected B. Tech JEE Advanced Cutoff 2022

B.Tech Specializations

Opening Rank

Closing Rank

Biosciences and  Bioengineering



Chemical Engineering



Chemical Science and Technology



Civil Engineering



Computer Science and Engineering



Data Science and Artificial Intelligence



Electronics and Communication Engineering



Electronics and Electrical Engineering



Mechanical Engineering



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IIT Roorkee Result

IIT Roorkee semester exams are held twice a year, with results available one to two months after the exam. The Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee department is expected to take some time to release the examination result for 2022. The institute's competitive examination attracts a large number of candidates every year. IIT Roorkee will announce the result for 2022 on the official website after reviewing all students' examination papers. Students must have a registration number or other required credentials to check the results.

IIT Roorkee Infrastructure

IIT Roorkee includes three campuses, a 365-acre Roorkee site, a 25-acre Saharanpur campus, and a 10-acre Greater Noida Extension Center campus in Greater Noida. There are around 8,000 students at the institute. Following are the facilities available for students at the IIT Roorkee campus.

  • Library
  • Sports Complex
  • Hospital/Medical facilities
  • Hostel
  • Well-equipped Laboratories
  • Auditorium
  • Food Court
  • Gymnasium

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IIT Roorkee Placements

IIT Roorkee 2022 placements witnessed the highest international and domestic packages. During 2022 phase 1 placements, more than 280 companies made around 1240 offers for the Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee students. 

  • The lowest package offered was around INR 12 LPA 
  • The highest package offered was around INR 1.5 CPA

IIT Roorke Top Recruiters

Some of the top recruiters visiting the institute are as follows.

Amazon Apple QuantBox
APT Portfolio Pvt. Ltd. Intel Technologies SAP Labs
Reliance Bain and Company Samsung
Bajaj Auto Limited ITC Ltd. Schlumberger
Cairn Oil and Gas Jaguar Land Rover Sprinklr

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IIT Roorkee Scholarships

IIT Roorkee provides financial aid to students through scholarships such as the Inspire She Scheme and other programs. Tuition fee waivers are available to financially disadvantaged students. IIT Roorkee scholarships are also available to those with a solid academic background. The institute offers 5 types of scholarships and is mentioned below.

Scholarship Description
James Thomason Scholarship IITR offers James Thomason Scholarship to students with AIR up to 250. The scholarship will provide INR 25,000 per month to the eligible students who secured a minimum of 8.0 CGPA in each academic year.
SC/ST/PH Scholarship The institute offers tuition fee waivers to the SC/ST/PH category students. Students are able to get a full tuition fee waiver under this scheme. 
Air CMDR Shyam Chand Mehra Scholarship IITR offers this scholarship to the BTech girl student of Electrical Engineering. The students who obtain higher CGPA in their 1st and 2nd year will be awarded INR 10,000 per annum. While the students who obtain a higher CGPA in their 4th year will be awarded INR 15,000 per annum. 
Naveen & Anu Jain Scholarship The IIT Roorkee BTech students whose annual parental income is less than INR 2 lakhs are awarded Nabveen & Anu Jain scholarship. Students under this scheme will be able to get INR 1,000 per month for 10 consecutive months. 

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IIT Roorkee Collaborations

IIT Roorkee offers courses and training programs provided for developing countries as part of their contribution to the international community in Science and Technology. Every year, students from over 50 nations enrol in full-time or short-term training courses at IIT Roorkee. Following are the institute's collaborations with leading organizations

International Collaborations

Country Partnering Insititute
Canada Carleton University
Germany University of Potsdam
Japan Saitama University
Niigata University
Sikonic Holdings Co. Ltd.
University of Tokyo
USA  Washington State University (WSU), Pullman
University of Rochester

National Collaborations

  • Indian Institute of Petroleum
  • Department of Atomic Engineering
  • Intel Technologies
  • WRDM

IIT Roorkee Faculty

IIT Roorkee is known to have experienced and educated faculty members. Each department invites prospective, motivated, outstanding candidates. IIT Roorkee faculty includes 369 regular faculty members, 9 Emeritus Fellows, and 17 Scientific and other academic staff. Prof. Ajit K. Chaturvedi is the director of IIT Roorkee and has served in the Electronics Engineering Department at IIT BHU. All other faculty members have been conferred several awards at the national and international levels. Several faculty members had also served on the Editorial Boards of international and national journals.

IIT Roorkee Alumni

IIT Roorkee has a strong entrepreneurial culture, with many graduates going on to work in technology and social ventures in India and beyond. Padma awards have been given to 10 alumni, and the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology has been given to 25 alumni

Notable Alumni Profession
Ajudhia Nath Khosla Chairman of the Central Waterways Irrigation and Navigation Commission of India.
Ashok Soota Former President of Wipro Infotech
Utpal Borpujari Two times National Film Award winner
Naveen K. Jain Founder and former CEO of InfoSpace
Dinesh C. Paliwal President and CEO of Harman International
Amitabh Kumar Former senior VP at Google Inc. 
Jaiprakash Gaur Founder of Jaypee Group
Amitabh Mohanty VP of Alliance Capital India
Pramod Saxena President of India Motorola

IIT Roorkee Highlights

Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 470+
Year of Establishment 1847
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Student Enrollment 8000+
Campus Area 365 acres

IIT Roorkee Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#5 in 2023 Engineering
#1 in 2023 Architecture
#18 in 2023 MBA
#369 in 2023 University
#6 in 2023 Engineering
#6 in 2023 Engineering
#1 in 2022 Architecture
#5 in 2022 Engineering
#5 in 2021 Engineering

IIT Roorkee Courses & Fees 2023

Course Average Fees Duration
BTech ₹8,00,000 4 Years
MBA ₹4,00,000 2 Years
BSc -- 3 Years
M.Des ₹20,000 2 Years
MTech ₹20,000 2 Years
B.Arch -- 5 Years
M.Arch ₹20,000 2 Years
MSc ₹12,000 2 Years
PhD ₹15,000 3 Years
MURP ₹20,000 --

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IIT Roorkee FAQs

What type of courses does IIT Roorkee offer?

IIT Roorkee offers UG, PG, and doctoral level course in the field of engineering, science, management, etc..

What is IIT Roorkee best for?

The institution is best for engineering and the quality education that the college provides.

Does IIT Roorkee offer scholarships to its students?

IT Roorkee provides financial aid to students through scholarship programs such as the Inspire She Scheme and other programs. Tuition fee waivers are available to students who are financially disadvantaged.

What is the highest package of IIT Roorkee?

The highest package offered in the institution is around INR 64 LPA

Is there any hostel facility for IIT Roorkee students?

IIT Roorkee accommodates all BTech and BArch girl students in Kasturba Bhawan. Whereas, boys are allotted accommodation in Rajendra Bhawan. After a year, the boys are transferred to one of the other six Bhawans. All the allocations are based on AIR rank in JEE.

How many students appeared for GATE 2023?

Over 5.5 Lakh students appeared in the GATE 2023 exam.

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Navjit Dhaliwal Batch 2022 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

Entrance Exams & Admissions : I got admission in my college via jee advanced and cutoff for my course was 900 AIR

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Sid Arora Batch 2021 B.Tech Civil Engineering
Reviewed on May 18, 2018
4.5 Placements
4 Fees

Placements & Internships : No interns have done as it's the first year. Almost every big company visits IIT Roorkee and salary varies from INR 3 lakh to 2 crores per annum and the average goes up to INR 10 lakh per annum.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Want to get IIT Roo

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Karanveer Singh Matharu Batch 2021 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Apr 24, 2018
5 Placements
5 Fees
5 Academics
5 Infrastructure
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : Key companies are Google, Microsoft, Apple, Tata, Goldman Sachs and many more. Average salary per year is INR 10 lakh per annum and the highest package is more than INR 1 crore. Alumni network is very strong. They help students at each and

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Mohnish Ughade Batch 2021 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Mar 31, 2018

Entrance Exams & Admissions : First of all, I wanna talk about the eligibility criteria for entering IIT Roorkee. The entrance test you have to give for taking admission in this college is JEE-advanced. I prepared JEE for two years and JEE is one of the hardest tests in

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Alok Verma Batch 2016 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Feb 26, 2018
4.5 Placements
5 Fees
4.5 Academics
4.5 Infrastructure
4 Campus

Placements & Internships : The best alumni network in between nearby places. Many MNCs figure out students offering the job.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : The eligibility criteria are on the basis of jee advance marks. The cutoff is 110 marks.

Fees & Scholarships : 1.5

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