IIT Kharagpur

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT-KGP)

The Indian Institute of Technology based in West Midnapore district,120 kilometres west of Kolkata, is the first of the IITs to be set up and acknowledged as an Institute of National Importance. The original objective of the institute was to train engineers and scientists after the country’s independence. However, over time, IIT-KGP has expanded its academic abilities with multifarious offerings in architecture, management, law, and humanities. The institute was awarded the status of the ‘Institute of Eminence’ by the government of India in 2019.

Undergraduate Programmes

  • B.Tech. (15 programs)

  • Dual Degree

  • B.Arch, Dual Degree (35 programs)

  • LLB

Post Graduate Programmes

  • MBA (Master of Business Administration)

  • MHRM (Maters in Human Resource Management)

  • MMST (Masters in Medical Science and Technology)

  • MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional)

  •  M.Sc/ M.Tech/ MS (67 programs)

Research Programmes

  • Ph.D programs

Specialization offered under B.Tech.

  • Aerospace Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Civil Engineering

  • Electrical Engineering

  • Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Computer Science & Engineering

  • Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

  • Agricultural and Food Engineering

  • Industrial and Systems Engineering

  • Mining Engineering

  • Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture

  • Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering

  • Instrumentation Engineering

  • Manufacturing Science and Engineering


Specialization offered under B.Tech. Dual Degree

  • B.Tech. + M.Tech. Aerospace Engineering

  • B.Tech. Agricultural and Food Engineering + M.Tech. Farm Machinery and Power

  • B.Tech. Agricultural and Food Engineering + M.Tech. Soil and Water Conservation Engineering

  • B.Tech. Agricultural and Food Engineering + M.Tech. Dairy and Food Engineering

  • B.Tech. Agricultural and Food Engineering + M.Tech. Water Resources Development and Management

  • B.Tech. Agricultural and Food Engineering + M.Tech. Aquacultural Engineering

  • B.Tech. Agricultural and Food Engineering + M.Tech. Agricultural Systems and Management

  • B.Tech. Agricultural and Food Engineering + M.Tech. Post-Harvest Engineering

  • B.Tech. + M.Tech. Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering

  • B.Tech. Civil Engineering + M.Tech. Hydraulics and Water Resources Engineering

  • B.Tech. Civil Engineering + M.Tech. Transportation Engineering

  • B.Tech. Civil Engineering + M.Tech. Geotechnical Engineering

  • B.Tech. Civil Engineering + M.Tech. Structural Engineering

  • B.Tech. Civil Engineering + M.Tech. Environmental Engineering and Management

  • B.Tech. + M.Tech. Chemical Engineering

  • B.Tech. + M.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering

  • B.Tech. Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering + M.Tech. Fibre Optics and Lightwave Engineering

  • B.Tech. Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering + M.Tech. Microelectronics and VLSI Design

  • B.Tech. Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering + M.Tech. RF and Microwave Engineering

  • B.Tech. Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering + M.Tech. Visual Information and Embedded System

  • B.Tech. Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering + M.Tech. Telecommunications System Engineering

  • B.Tech. Electrical Engineering + M.Tech. Machine Drives and Power Electronics

  • B.Tech. Electrical Engineering + M.Tech. Control System Engineering

  • B.Tech. Electrical Engineering + M.Tech. Power and Energy Systems Engineering

  • B.Tech. Electrical Engineering + M.Tech. Instrumentation and Signal Processing

  • B.Tech. Instrumentation Engineering + M.Tech. Control Systems Engineering

  • B.Tech. Instrumentation Engineering + M.Tech. Instrumentation and Signal Processing

  • B.Tech. Industrial Engineering + M.Tech. Industrial Engineering and Management

  • B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering + M.Tech. Manufacturing Science and Engineering

  • B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering + M.Tech. Thermal Science and Engineering

  • B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering + M.Tech. Mechanical Systems Design

  • B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering + M.Tech. Mechanical Systems, Dynamics and Control

  • B.Tech. Manufacturing Science and Engineering + M.Tech. Industrial Engineering and Management

  • B.Tech. + M.Tech. Mining Engineering

  • B.Tech. Mining Engineering + M.Tech. Safety Engineering and Disaster Management

  • B.Tech. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering + M.Tech. Metallurgical Engineering

  • B.Tech. + M.Tech. Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture

  • B.Tech. + M.Tech. Petroleum Engineering

  • B.Tech. (in parent Department) + M.Tech. Engineering Entrepreneurship


IIT Kharagpur Admission Procedure

IIT Kharagpur undertakes admission to undergraduate and postgraduate courses through written entrance examinations. All IITs conducts admission to undergraduate programmes with a secure Indian Institute of Technology Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE). Candidates qualifying this examination will be eligible for a four year Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) degree, a five year B. Arch degree, a five year dual degree (Integrated course), or a five year integrated Master of Science (M.Sc.) at IIT-KGP.

IIT Kharagpur Fee Structure

Particulars (Per semester)

Amount

Tuition Fee

100000

Total Onetime Fee

5700

Total Refundable Fee

6000

Total Semester Fee

105750

Total Hall Fee

28855

Grand Total

149005


Tuition fee is waived off for SC/ST/PwD category students and for UR/EWS/OB-NCL category students with income limit less than 1 lakh rupees per annum.

Batch size seats in B.Tech. at IIT Kharagpur

Academic Program

Seat Capacity

Civil Engineering

62

Computer Science and Engineering

55

Electrical Engineering

55

Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering

62

Mechanical Engineering

67

Agricultural and Food Engineering

36

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

44

Aerospace Engineering

33

Chemical Engineering

52

Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering

27

Instrumentation Engineering

32

Manufacturing Science and Engineering

29

Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture

33

Industrial and Systems Engineering

29

Batch Size seats in B.Tech. Dual Degree at IIT Kharagpur

Academic Program

Seat Capacity

Aerospace Engineering 

19

Agricultural and Food Engineering

34

Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering

26

Industrial and Systems Engineering

22

Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture

24

Mining Safety Engineering

18

Mining Engineering

19

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

19

Mechanical Engineering

48

Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering

40

Electrical Engineering

22

Chemical Engineering

27

Civil Engineering

22

Quality Engineering Design and Manufacturing

14

Manufacturing Science and Engineering

15

Computer Science and Engineering

40


Opening and Closing Ranks of IIT Kharagpur


S.No

Course Name

Category

Gender Neutral

Female Only

1

Civil Engineering

OBC

1813

3708

EWS

463

1197

General

4955

8707

SC

908

1197

ST

263

602

2

Computer Science and Engineering

OBC

119

332

EWS

20

72

General

283

980

SC

72

221

ST

39

-

3

Electrical Engineering

OBC

598

1723

EWS

91

283

General

1417

3443

SC

378

-

ST

178

-

4

Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering

OBC

407

1061

EWS

74

211

General

932

2443

SC

353

510

ST

166

582

5

Instrumentation Engineering

OBC

1135

2466

EWS

219

-

General

2238

6468

SC

999

1923

ST

615

-

6

Manufacturing Science and Engineering

OBC

2564

5402

EWS

521

-

General

4990

9545

SC

1522

2179

ST

762

-

7

Mechanical Engineering

OBC

921

2855

EWS

178

754

General

2259

6169

SC

453

1294

ST

268

-

8

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

OBC

2352

4910

EWS

494

-

General

5454

10112

SC

1578

2184

ST

794

1133

9

Mining Engineering

OBC

3026

7203

EWS

743

-

General

7250

12864

SC

1897

2834

ST

809

-

10

Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture

OBC

3056

6127

EWS

727

-

General

7112

12443

SC

1993

3416

ST

843

-

11

Industrial and Systems Engineering

OBC

2019

4309

EWS

382

282

General

3785

8060

SC

1355

1846

ST

657

-

12

Architecture

OBC

6965

-

EWS

2415

3362

General

19024

-

SC

2607

-

ST

NA

NA

13

Aerospace Engineering

OBC

1651

3670

EWS

398

-

General

3822

7615

SC

1079

1387

ST

590

-

14

Chemical Engineering

OBC

1743

3714

EWS

314

960

General

3516

7275

SC

1093

893

ST

571

-

15

Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering

OBC

3155

4124

EWS

701

-

General

6312

9903

SC

1819

1828

ST

871

-


Placement Statistics of IIT Kharagpur 2019

The technical and research university offers 100% placement promotion to its students. The IIT Kharagpur campus marks the arrival of top companies across the world to recruit students. In the year 2019, the placement drive is attended by more than 70 companies, with 35 new recruiters for hiring candidates. Google offered the highest package of INR 27 LPA to the students of the IT sector.

Placement

Details

Total number of students placed

1568

Total number of PPOs

23

Average Stipend

16.29 lakhs per annum

Highest Stipend

24.03 lakhs per annum

Lowest Stipend

8.75 lakhs per annum


Facilities at IIT Kharagpur

The 8.5 square kilometres campus of IIT Kharagpur comprises of 19 academic departments, e8 multi-disciplinary schools, and 13 schools in excellence together with more than 25 central research and development units. The technical institute features the Continuing Education Programme (CEP) for qualified scientists and engineers to discover technologies and developments and in their academic area. The institute offers on-campus residential services to its faculty members, students, research scholars, and a bunch of staff.