Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
(Institutes of National Importance)

Establishment

The first Indian Institute of Technology was born in May 1950 in Hijli, Kharagpur, in the eastern part of India.

Initially the IIT started functioning from 5, Esplanade East, Calcutta and very soon shifted to Hijli in Sept. 1950. The present name 'Indian Institute of Technology' was adopted before the formal inauguration of the Institute on August 18, 1951, by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad.

Courses Offered

Aerospace Engineering

  • B.Tech.- Aerospace Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Aerospace Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Aerospace Engg. / MBA
  • M. Tech. - Aerospace Engg.

Agricultural & Food Engineering

  • B.Tech.- Agricultural & Food Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Agricultural & Food Engg. / Farm Machinery & Power
  • Dual Degree - Agricultural & Food Engg. / Soil and Water Conservation Engg
  • Dual Degree - Agricultural & Food Engg. / Dairy & Food Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Agricultural & Food Engg. / Water Resources Development & Management
  • Dual Degree - Agricultural & Food Engg. / Aqua Cultural Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Agricultural & Food Engg. / Agricultural Systems & Management
  • Dual Degree - Agricultural & Food Engg. / Post Harvest Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Agricultural & Food Engg. / MBA
  • M. Tech. - Farm Machinery & Power
  • M. Tech. - Soil and Water Conservation Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Dairy and Food Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Applied Botany
  • M. Tech. - Water Resources Development & Management
  • M. Tech. - Aqua Cultural Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Agricultural Systems & Management
  • M. Tech. - Post Harvest Engg.

Architecture & Regional Planning

  • B.Arch.
  • MCP

Biotechnology

  • B.Tech.- Biotechnology & Biochemical Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Biotechnology & Biochemical Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Biotechnology & Biochemical Engg. / MBA
  • M. Tech. - Biotechnology and Biochemical Engg.

Civil Engineering

  • B.Tech.- Civil Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Civil Engg. / Hydraulic & Water Resources Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Civil Engg. / Transportation Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Civil Engg. / Geotechnical Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Civil Engg. / Structural Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Civil Engg. / Environmental Engg. & Management
  • Dual Degree - Civil Engg. / MBA
  • M. Tech. - Hydraulic & Water Resources Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Transportation Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Environmental Engg. & Management
  • M. Tech. - Geotechnical Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Structural Engg.

Chemical engineering

  • B.Tech.- Chemical Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Chemical Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Chemical Engg. / MBA
  • M. Tech. - Chemical Engg.

Centre for Ocean, Rivers, Atmosphere and Land

  • M. Tech. - Earth System Science and Technology

Cryogenic Engineering

  • M. Tech. - Cryogenic Engg.

Computer Science & Engineering

  • B.Tech.- Computer Science & Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Computer Sc. & Engg./ Computer & Information Technology
  • Dual Degree - Computer Sc. & Engg./ MBA
  • M. Tech. - Computer Science and Engg.

Chemistry

  • M.Sc. - Industrial Chemistry
  • M.Sc. (2 yr) - Chemistry (upto 2008 admissions)
  • M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Chemistry (with effect from 2009 admissions)

Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering

  • B.Tech.- Electronics & Electrical Communication Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Electronics & Elect. Comm. Engg./ Fibre Optics and Lightwave Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Electronics & Elect. Comm. Engg./ Microelectronics & VLSI Design
  • Dual Degree - Electronics & Elect. Comm. Engg./ RF and Microwave Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Electronics & Elect. Comm. Engg./ Visual Information & Embedded System
  • Dual Degree - Electronics & Elect. Comm. Engg./ Telecommunications System Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Electronics & Elect. Comm. Engg./ MBA
  • M. Tech. - Fibre Optics and Lightwave Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Microelectronics & V L S I Design
  • M. Tech. - RF and Microwave Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Telecommunication Systems Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Visual Information and Embedded Systems Engg.

Electrical Engineering

  • B.Tech.- Electrical Engg.
  • B.Tech.- Energy Engg.
  • B.Tech.- Instrumentation Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Electrical Engg. / Machine Drives & Power Electronics
  • Dual Degree - Electrical Engg. / Control System Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Electrical Engg. / Power System Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Electrical Engg. / Instrumentation Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Energy Engg. / Machine Drives & Power Electronics
  • Dual Degree - Energy Engg. / Power System Engg
  • Dual Degree - Instrumentation Engg. / Control Systems Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Electrical Engg. / MBA
  • Dual Degree - Energy Engg. / MBA
  • Dual Degree - Instrumentation Engg. / MBA
  • M. Tech. - Machine Drives & Power Electronics
  • M. Tech. - Control System Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Power System Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Instrumentation

Educational Technology

  • M. Tech. - Media and Sound Engg.

Geology and Geophysics

  • M.Sc. - Exploration Geophysics
  • M.Sc. - Applied Geology
  • M.Sc.(2 yr)- Geophysics (upto 2008 admissions)
  • M.Sc.(2 yr)- Geological Sciences (upto 2008 admissions)
  • M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree. in Geophysics (with effect from 2009 admissions)
  • M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Geological Sciences (with effect from 2009 admissions)
  • M. Tech. - Earth & Environmental Sciences
  • M. Tech. - Computational Seismology

Humanities and Social Sciences

  • M.Sc. - Economics
  • M. Tech. - Human Resources Development & Management

Industrial Engineering & Management

  • B.Tech.- Industrial Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Industrial Engg. / Industrial Engg. & Management
  • Dual Degree - Industrial Engg. / MBA
  • M. Tech. - Industrial Engg. & Management

Rajeev gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law

  • LLB - Intellectual Property Rights

Information Technology

  • M. Tech. - Information Technology

Mathematics

  • M.Sc. - Mathematics & Computing
  • M.Sc. - Statistics and Informatics (upto 2008 admissions)
  • M.Sc.(2 yr) - Mathematics (upto 2008 admissions)
  • M.Sc.(2 yr) - Statistics and Informatics (upto 2008 admissions)
  • M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree - Mathematics (with effect from 2009 admissions)
  • M. Tech. - Computer Science & Data Processing

Mechanical Engineering

  • B.Tech.- Mechanical Engg.
  • B.Tech.- Manufacturing Science & Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Mechanical Engg. / Manufacturing Science and Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Mechanical Engg. / Thermal Science and Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Mechanical Engg. / Mechanical Systems Design
  • Dual Degree - Mechanical Engg. / Mechanical Systems, Dynamics & Control
  • Dual Degree - Manufacturing Sc. & Engg./ Industrial Engg. & Management
  • Dual Degree - Mechanical Engg. / MBA
  • Dual Degree - Manufacturing Sc. & Engg./ MBA
  • M. Tech. - Manufacturing Science & Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Thermal Science and Engg.
  • M. Tech. - Mechanical Systems Design
  • M. Tech. - Mechanical Systems Dynamics & Control

Mining Engineering

  • B.Tech.- Mining Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Mining Engg. / Mining Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Mining Engg. / Safety Engineering and Disaster Management
  • Dual Degree - Mining Engg. / MBA
  • M. Tech. - Mining Engg.

Medical Science & Technology

  • Masters in Medical Science & Technology
  • M. Tech. - Medical Imaging and Image Analysis

Materials Science

  • M. Tech. - Materials Science & Engg.

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

  • B.Tech.- Metallurgical and Materials Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Metallurgical & Materials Engg. / Metallurgical Engg.
  • Dual Degree - Metallurgical & Materials Engg. / MBA
  • M. Tech. - Metallurgical & Materials Engg.

Ocean Engineering. and Naval Architecture

  • B.Tech.- Ocean Engg. and Naval Architecture
  • Dual Degree - Ocean Engg. & Naval Architecture
  • Dual Degree - MBA
  • M. Tech. - Ocean Engg. and Naval Architecture

Physics & Meteorology

  • M.Sc. - Physics
  • M.Sc.(2 yr) - Physics (upto 2008 admissions)
  • M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Physics (with effect from 2009 admissions)
  • M. Tech. - Solid State Technology

Reliability Engineering

  • M. Tech. - Reliability Engg.

Rubber Technology

  • M. Tech. - Rubber Technology

Ranbir & Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management

  • M. Tech. - Infrastructure Design and Management

Water Resources

  • M. Tech. - Water Management

Vinod Gupta School of Management

  • MBA
  • Short Term Programmes
  • Short-term Course On Understanding and Interrogating Postmodernism            May 15 - 18, 2009
  • Short-Term Course On Financial Modelling And Risk Management: Theory And Practice         May 25 - 28, 2009
  • Short Term Course on Advanced DSP Design Techniques        Jun 1-5, 2009
  • Short Term Course on Corporate Creativity      Jun 6 - 8, 2009
  • Short Term Course On Image Processing and Pattern Recognition for Early Diagnosis of Disease          Jun 6 - 11, 2009
  • Short-term course on Optical Communication Networks           Jun 22 - Jul 3, 2009
  • Short Term Course On Understanding Culture and Practicing Cross-Cultural Communication    July 17 - 19, 2009
  • International Short Term Course On Engineering And Management In Fisheries And Aquaculture For Scientists Officers and Teachers

Admission Process

 

 

Admission
through

Name of the Programme

Duration

Number of Programmes

JEE

Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.)

5 years

1

JEE

Bachelor of Technology (Hons.) (B.Tech.)

4 years

16

JEE

Dual Degree - B.Tech and M.Tech or MBA
(shown below as B.Tech / M.Tech or MBA)

5 years

55

JEE

Integrated M.Sc. (M.Sc)

5 years

6

GATE

Master of Technology (M.Tech.)

2 years

49

GATE

Master of City Planning (MCP)

2 years

1

JMET

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

2 years

1

JAM

M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree

(*)

5

Admision
Test

Master of Medical Science & Technology (MMST)

3 year

1

Admision
Test

LLB

3 years

1

Admision
Test

MS and Ph.D. Programmes

 

All Departments,
centers and
Schools

(*) A student admitted to a M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree program will be allowed to enroll for Ph.D. provided he/she has certain minimum CGPA at the end of the fourth semester; otherwise he/she will have to leave with a M.Sc. degree. A student may also on his/her own, decide not to continue with the Ph.D. program and leave with an M.Sc. degree after the end of the fourth semester.

Extension Centres

In addition to the main campus, IIT Kharagpur has two extension campuses one at Calcutta and another at Bhubaneshwar. The extension campuses provide venue for continuing education programmes, distance learning courses (e.g. PGDIT) and guest house accommodation.

Bhubhaneshwar Extension Centre
IIT Kharagpur  Extension Centre
Mouza Samantapuri
(Near Swosti Plaza)
Bhubaneswar 751013

Telephone : 0674 2301704
Telefax : 0674 2301704
E-Mail : gc_mitra@yahoo.com;
mohakudumesh@yahoo.com

Professor in Charge :
Prof. G. C. Mitra
Residence Phone: 0674-2546880

Supported By :  Umesh Chandra Mohakud
Calcutta Extension Centre

Address :
IIT Kharagpur Extension Centre
HC Block, Sector – III
Salt Lake City
Calcutta – 700106

Telephone : 033-23379793
Telefax : 033-23348091
E-Mail :ratul@adm.iitkgp.ernet.in;
saradindu_sengupta@yahoo.com

Supported By :
Sri Ratul Banerjee
Residence Phone: 033-25927184

Contact

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
(Institute of National Importance)

Kharagpur 721302
West Bengal

Tel : 03222-282002, 255386, 277201, 282022, 255622, 282023
Fax : 03222-282020, 255303
Email : director@iitkgp.ernet.in, reg@hijli.iitkgp.ernet.in
Website : https://www.iitkgp.ac.in/

Dir: Prof Damodar Acharya
Reg: Dr D Gunasekaran