IIIT Hyderabad: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

Janki Sharma Janki Sharma | Mar 21, 2023
Janki Sharma
Janki Sharma

Updated on - Mar 21, 2023

IIIT Hyderabad Latest Updates

  • March 21, 2023: The scorecard for GATE 2023 has been released. Check Here 
  • March 16, 2023: GATE 2023 result is declared. Check Here
  • March 13, 2023: IIIT Hyderabad invites applications for dual degree programmes.

IIIT Hyderabad is a well-known higher education institution. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) awarded the institute an 'A' rating in 2011. It was founded in 1998 as a not-for-profit private partnership and is the country's first IIIT to follow this model. International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad provides a variety of undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate degrees. The institute has been established as a research institute in the main information technology disciplines. It has built a number of joint collaboration and co-innovation models with a large number of national and worldwide companies as partners.


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IIIT Hyderabad Quick Insights

IIIT Hyderabad is known for its multidisciplinary research approach and cross-departmental knowledge exchange. The university research portfolio includes many of the world's most prestigious centers of excellence. There are also other collaborations and co-innovation strategies available that provide substantial industry exposure. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has also given its approval to the institute. The highlights of the institute such as accreditation, courses offered, infrastructural facilities, etc are mentioned below:

Quick Insights of IIIT Hyderabad
Year of Establishment 1998
Type of University Autonomous
Accreditation NAAC, UGC
Recognition AICTE, NBA
Courses Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctoral
No. of Courses 20+
No. of Students 1896
No. of Faculties 96
Campus Area 66 acres
Infrastructural Facilities Research Facilities, Laboratories, Gymnasium, etc
Location Hyderabad, Telangana, India

IIIT Hyderabad Ranking

IIIT Hyderabad with its outstanding academic records and performance has received several accolades in the field of education and altering education to produce students with global capabilities, and it has consistently proven to be the greatest and second to none. The following are the rankings awarded to the institute:

  • The NIRF 2021 has IIITH placed 54 in the engineering category
  • The NIRF 2021 ranks the institute 83rd in the university category
  • The QS WUR Ranking By Subject 2021 places the institute in the 451-500 range for computer science and information systems.
  • In Outlook's annual list of India's top 23 technical universities in 2020, IIIT Hyderabad is ranked 11th.
  • In the Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA-2020) Rankings for self-finance universities, the institute was placed 11th out of 373 institutions.
  • It is ranked first in Education World's yearly assessment in important parameters such as teacher competence, curriculum and pedagogy, industry linkage, and placements record in 2020.

IIIT Hyderabad Courses

IIIT Hyderabad provides a diverse selection of demanding undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral, and diploma programs. Single degrees such as BTech, MTech, Ph.D., MS by research, M.Phil, and dual degrees such as BTech-MS by research are available. Aside from these, the institute provides part-time programs, as well as PGSSP and MSIT programs. The following is the list of the courses offered at the institute:

Department Course
Engineering Ph.D., M.Tech, B.Tech, MS
Information Technology Ph.D., M.Phil, MS, M.Tech, B.Tech
Science PhD

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IIIT Hyderabad Departments

IIIT Hyderabad students can choose from a wide range of programs at the institute. In engineering, science, and information technology, the institute offers undergraduate, postgraduate, dual degree, and doctoral programs. The institute offers a good training and placement cell in addition to adopting known academic methodologies. The departments at the institute are mentioned below:

IIIT Hyderabad Departments
Computer Science and Engineering Electronics and Communication Engineering Computer Science and Information Security
Product Design and Management Computer-Aided Structural Engineering Computational Natural Sciences
Bioinformatics Computational Linguistics Spatial Informatics
Cognitive Science Human Sciences Civil Engineering
IT in Building Sciences Computing and Human Sciences Information Technology

IIIT Hyderabad Admission

IIIT Hyderabad is an autonomous institution that offers admission to undergraduate, postgraduate, doctorate, and dual degree programs in a variety of specialties, including B.Tech, M.Tech, M.S, M.Phil, and Ph.D. The institute offers an online application for admission. Dual Degree (Lateral) admission applications to the International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad are now being accepted.

IIIT Hyderabad Admission Important Dates(Tentaive)
UGEE examination June, 2023
JEE Main 2023- 1st session  June, 2023 
JEE Main 2023- 2nd session July, 2023

IIIT Hyderabad Eligibility Criteria

IIIT Hyderabad admissions in 2023 are determined with the help of entrance tests. JEE Main or UGEE entrance scores are required for admission to the institute's flagship program, BTech. The college admits admission to the MTech program based on PGEE or GATE scores. The following is a list of some of the courses provided by the institute, along with their qualifying requirements:

B.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must have completed 10+2 with 60% aggregate marks
  • Should have physics, chemistry, and mathematics as subjects
  • JEE Main scores, WAT, PI relevant scores needed

M.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • BE/ B.Tech degree from a recognized university

Ph.D. Eligibility Criteria

  • B.E/B.Tech/M.E/M.Tech/M.Sc/MCA/MA (Math) as a discipline  
  • Valid postgraduate entrance exam score from the institute

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Why Choose IIIT Hyderabad?

IIIT Hyderabad is ranked second in India and first in Telangana in the World's Annual Survey of Private Engineering Institutes for 2021-22. In the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) released by the Ministry of Education in September 2021, it was ranked 54 in engineering and 83 in university. There are also other collaborations and co-innovation strategies available that provide substantial industry exposure. During the 2020-21 academic year, the highest and average packages were INR 56 LPA and INR 30 LPA, respectively.

IIIT Hyderabad vs Top Universities in India?

IIIT Hyderabad is ranked by NIRF at the top in India at position 54 compared to the other top universities in India. The list of a few elements in comparison to the top universities is tabulated below:

Top Universities in India NIRF 2021 Ranking Highest CTC Average CTC
IIIT Hyderabad 54 INR 56 LPA INR 10 lakh - INR 15 lakh
IIIT Bangalore 76 INR 45.6 LPA INR 10.98 lakh - INR 15.6 lakh
BITS Pilani 26 INR 1.33 Crore per annum INR 4.79 lakh - INR 21.14 lakh
NIT Trichy 9 NA INR 5.63 lakh
IIIT Delhi 56 INR 50 LPA INR 16.12 lakh

IIIT Hyderabad Cutoff

IIIT Hyderabad cut off 2022 on the official website will be announced soon. Candidates must secure the minimum ranks in several admission routes (JEE Main, DASA, SCA, UGEE, and Olympiad) to be eligible for admission to the institute. Failing to meet the cut off will result in the disqualification of the applicant. 

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IIIT Hyderabad Infrastructure

IIIT Hyderabad campus is well-connected by public transportation. The online public access catalog facility also automates the library's cataloging and circulation processes (OPAC). The institute’s digital library is well-stocked with online archives of books, tutorials, and essential applications. Following are the facilities available for students at the campus:

  • Sports Facilities
  • Conference Hall, Seminar Hall
  • Gymnasium, Medical Facilities
  • Digital Library
  • Laboratories
  • Hostel Facilities
  • Yoga Room
  • Auditorium

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IIIT Hyderabad Placements

IIIT Hyderabad placements 2022 record has been excellent. Every year, many top-tier corporations come to college to recruit students. In the 2021 drive, IIIT Hyderabad had a 100% placement rate. 309 students out of 321 that applied were accepted into top-tier companies. In the institute’s placement drive for 2021, the highest CTC was INR 56 LPA. The list of recruiters visiting the institute is as follows:

Uber Google HSBC Facebook
Deloitte Jio Adobe Rubrik
Samsung Amazon Code Nation Jio
Qualcomm TCS Huawei Indeed
American Express Bloomreach Alpha Grep Bloomberg
IBM Honeywell CISCO Wipro
Nokia Oracle Siemens Tarah Projects

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IIIT Hyderabad Scholarships

IIIT Hyderabad provides financial assistance to deserving students. In addition to scholarships, the organization helps students with school loans and other financial aid choices. The financial aid options available to the students are of two kinds. Students enrolled can apply for an education loan from the State Bank of India (IIIT Branch) for up to INR 20 lakhs. Financial Assistance to deserving students is also provided. 

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IIIT Hyderabad Collaborations

IIIT Hyderabad has launched a Research Exchange Program to foster world-class research at the institute by collaborating with a number of top institutions throughout the world.  The program provides financial assistance on both ends. Following are the institute's collaborations with some renowned institutions:

IIIT Hyderabad Collaborations
Country Partnering University
Pennsylvania Carnegie Mellon University
University of Pennsylvania
US Brown University
University of California, Berkeley
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Australia University of New South Wales

IIIT Hyderabad Faculty

IIIT Hyderabad hires faculty members both on a full-time basis and a part-time basis. A total number of 179 Ph.D. researchers are employed at the institute in various research and development areas. Some of the faculties have received international recognition for their outstanding work.

IIIT Hyderabad Alumni

IIIT Hyderabad alumni are operating for numerous global and countrywide commercial enterprises and authorities agencies in distinct management positions. The University keeps a close link with its alumni via a chain of activities. Following are some of the notable alumni of the university:

Notable Alumni Profession
Raghvendra Mall Researcher
Mohammad Wazid Researcher
Sugandh Rakha Angel Investor
Sandeep Saini Researcher
Spandana Gella  Researcher

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IIIT Hyderabad Highlights

Institution Type Autonomous
Total Faculty 96
Year of Establishment 1998
Genders Accepted Co-ed
Student Enrollment 1896
Campus Area 66 acres
Accredited by NAAC, NBA
Recognised by UGC

IIIT Hyderabad Rankings

Publisher Ranking Stream
16 Engineering
62 Engineering
15 Engineering
15 Engineering

IIIT Hyderabad Courses & Fees 2023

Course Avg. Fees Duration
B.Tech ₹12,00,000 5 Years
M.Tech ₹6,00,000 2 Years
M.Phil ₹3,10,000 2 Years
M.Sc ₹3,00,000 2 Years
PhD ₹4,50,000 3 Years

IIIT Hyderabad Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by IIIT Hyderabad

B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]

Full Time On Campus

₹ 12,00,000 (5 Years)

M.Tech [Master of Technology]

Full Time On Campus

Exams Accepted: IIITH PGEE

₹ 6,00,000 (2 Years)

M.Phil [Master of Philosophy]

Full Time On Campus

₹ 3,10,000 (2 Years)

M.Sc [Master of Science]

Full Time On Campus

₹ 3,00,000 (2 Years)

PhD [Doctor of Philosophy]

Full Time On Campus

Exams Accepted: IIITH PGEE

₹ 4,50,000 (3 Years)

Exams Accepted: IIITH PGEE

Exams Accepted by IIIT Hyderabad

JEE Main

Exam Date: Apr 06, 2023

IIIT Hyderabad FAQs

How can I join in IIIT Hyderabad?

All programs at IIIT Hyderabad will be totally entrance-based in 2022. Applicants must apply online through the university's website. Admission to BTech programs at IIIT Hyderabad is based on JEE Main/ Olympiad (KVPY) or SPEC scores (Special Channel of Admission).

Do I have to fill or buy the IIIT Hyderabad application form for admission?

The admission to IIIT is through institute portals. Students can check the website for the details of filling the application form and paying the application fees.

Is IIIT Hyderabad accredited?

The university has received an 'A' grade from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

What is the highest package of IIIT Hyderabad?

112 students were placed during the IIIT Hyderabad Placements 2021. 100% of the batch was placed by reputable recruiting firms. The batch received the maximum CTC of INR 56 LPA.

For how long is the GATE Result 2023 valid?

GATE results are valid for 3 years after the release date.

How to check GATE 2023 results?

The results for GATE 2023 can be checked via official website - gate.iitk.ac.in.

IIIT Hyderabad Reviews

Overall Rating (Out of 5)


Based on 8 Verified Reviews

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Sagar R | , batch of 2020

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2017

  • 5
  • Placements 5
  • Fees 5
  • Academics 5
  • Infrastructure 5
  • Campus 5

Placements & Internships : Currently, I haven't done any internships. Key companies hiring from here were Amazon, Hyundai, L&T, HP, Via.com and Gaming Companies like MyAlly, GoLive, and many others. The average salary package is 8 lakhs per annum.

Ashish Kumar | , batch of 2021

Reviewed on Jan 04, 2017

  • 2.5
  • Placements 2.5
  • Fees 2.5

Entrance Exams & Admissions : There are only one eligibility criteria to get into International Institute of Information Technology for all course that is through the JEE ADVANCE examination which we have written already and got a seat in this campus. The criteria to get into IIT is through an exam. It consists of two parts one is JEE MAIN and another one Is JEE ADVANCE.

Ra One | , batch of 2019

Reviewed on Oct 08, 2016

  • 3.9
  • Placements 5
  • Fees 2.5
  • Academics 4.5
  • Infrastructure 4
  • Campus 3.5

Entrance Exams & Admissions : There are 4 modes of admission to get into IIIT-H,1. Through JEE-Mains on the basis of JEE mains score.2. Through IIIT-H's Written exams and followed by an interview for Linguistics and Humanities Branch, (* humanities admissions were not done in the year 2016).3. Through DASA mode on the basis of your BITSAT scores.4. Through Olympiads like KVPY, IMO, etc. I took JEE-Mains, JEE-Advance, BITSAT. Cutoffs for my course(B.Tech + Ms. In computer Science, 5 Year course) is generally 245-255 in JEE-Mains.

Aayush Kumar | , batch of 2020

Reviewed on Aug 09, 2016

  • 5
  • Academics 5

Academics & Faculty : The way of teaching of all teachers is good. They give proper assignments and evaluate them properly.

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  • International Institute of Information Technology, [IIIT] Hyderabad - Professor CR Rao Rd, Gachibowli, Hyderabad, Telangana 500032
  • +914066531000
  • www.iiit.net

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