Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati popularly known as IITG is a public engineering institute established by the Government of India in the year 1994. It is the sixth Indian Institute of Technology established in India. The 74,000 square metre complex has houses the academic departments, centres, laboratories, classrooms, etc. In 2015, IIT Guwahati has been ranked 61-70 in 'QS University Rankings: Top 50 Under 50' by the QS World University Rankings.


Programs offered at IIT Guwahati

B.Tech/
B.Des.

M.Tech. /
M.Des.

M.Sc.

Ph.D

M.A.


Specialization offered under B.Tech

  •  Chemical Science and Technology
  •  Biotechnology
  •  Engineering Physics
  •  Chemical Engineering
  •  Civil Engineering
  •  Electronics and Electrical Engineering
  •  Computer Science and Engineering
  •  Electronics and Communication Engineering
  •  Mechanical Engineering
  •  Mathematics and Computing


Getting into IIT Guwahati - 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 Guwahati 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 Guwahati admission procedure

B.Tech admission at IIT Guwahati 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 Guwahati fees


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

PROGRAMS OFFERED

NUMBER OF SEATS

Bio-technology

55

Chemical Engineering

70

Civil Engineering

80

Computer Science and Engineering

80

Electronics and Electrical Engineering

42

Electronics and Communication Engineering

73

Mechanical Engineering

80

Engineering Physics

45

Chemical Science and Technology

45

Mathematics and Computing

45

Total

615

Reservation Policy IIT Guwahati

CATEGORY

PERCENTAGE OF SEATS RESERVED

GENERAL

47.5

OBC

27

ST

7.5

SC

15

PWD

3


Placement report - B.Tech, IIT Guwahati (2015)


IIT Guwahati Notable alumni

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