IIT Gandhinagar is one of the eight new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) announced by the MHRD in the year 2008. Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar located in Palaj, Gandhinagar, Gujarat is also known as IITGN. The Institute began operating in a temporary campus at Vishwakarma Government Engineering College, Chandkheda, mentored by IIT Bombay. The Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar strives to offer quality education to both undergraduates and graduates through innovation in its curriculum.


Programs offered at IIT Gandhinagar

B.Tech/ M.Tech

M.A.

Ph.D

M.Sc.

Non-degree programs


Specialization offered under B.Tech

  •   Biological Engineering
  •   Chemical Engineering
  •   Civil Engineering
  •   Computer Science & Engineering
  •   Electrical Engineering
  •   Material sciences and Engineering
  •   Mechanical Engineering


Getting into IIT Gandhinagar- Admissions

For all B.Tech programs- JEE Advanced

All the IIT aspirants have to sit for JEE Main and afterwards, JEE Advanced. Only the top 150,000 scores in JEE Main will become eligible to sit for JEE advanced.


IIT Gandhinagar Eligibility

JEE eligibility criteria apply to all the IITs for admissions to their undergraduate programs. Based upon their score and rank in the JEE Advanced exam, shortlisted candidates are called for counseling.


Eligibility criteria for JEE is as follows:

  •  Students who are born on or after October 1, 1992 are eligible to apply. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) have been given a relaxation of 5 years.
  •   Aspiring candidates should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in either 2016 or 2017.
  •   The candidates must have secured at least 75% marks or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th Class Examination conducted by respective boards. For SC/ST students, there shall be a relaxation of 5% in this criterion.
  •   Aadhar card is mandatory for all the Indian citizens who are taking JEE.

IIT Gandhinagar admission procedure

B.Tech admission at IIT Gandhinagar is done through online counseling. Counseling organized by the college is held for those candidates who are shortlisted through the screening process on the basis of marks obtained by the candidate in JEE. After the allotment of seat candidates need to submit the requisite fee and required documents for verification.


IIT Gandhinagar fees


Batch size and category wise seats at in B.Tech, IIT Gandhinagar

PROGRAMS OFFERED

NUMBER OF SEATS

Biological engineering

30

Chemical Engineering

30

Civil Engineering

30

Computer Science and Engineering

30

Electrical Engineering

30

Material sciences and Engineering

30

Mechanical Engineering

30

TOTAL

210

Reservation Policy IIT Gandhinagar

CATEGORY

PERCENTAGE OF SEATS RESERVED

GENERAL

47.5

OBC

27

ST

7.5

SC

15

PWD

3


Placement report IIT Gandhinagar (2015)

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