Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Director NameDr. Partha Pratim ChakrabortyDirector
Year Founded1951
Total facalty470
Highest Placement150 lakhs
PLacement Average8 lakhs
Address Post Technology, Paschim Medinipur India - 721302
Website name
Contact NumberPublic Institute
Course NameCourse Fees
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Chemical Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Civil Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electrical Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Energy Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Industrial Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Instrumentation Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Manufacturing Technology)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Mechanical Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Mining Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Electrical Engineering)2.7 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Chemical Engineering)2.7 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computer Science & Engineering)2.7 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Computer Science and Engineering)2.7 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Aerospace Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Civil Engineering)2.7 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Electronics and Communication Engineering)2.7 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Instrumentation Engineering )2.7 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Electrical Engineering)2.7 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Energy Engineering)2.7 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Mechanical Engineering)2.7 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Metallurgical and Materials Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Naval architecture & Ocean Engineering)2.2 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Rubber Technology)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Visual Information Processing and Embedded Systems)
Master of Engineering [ME] (Chemical Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Aerospace Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Agricultural Process and Food Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Agricultural Systems and Management)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Aqua Cultural Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Biotechnology)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Chemical Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computational Seismology)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computer Science and Data Processing)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Control Systems)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Cryogenic Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Dairy and Food Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Earth System Science and Technology)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Environmental Management)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Geotechnical Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Human Resources Development and Management)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Information Technology)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Infrastructure Engineering and Construction Management)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Instrumentation)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Material Science and Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Mechanical Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Mechanical System Design)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Medical Imaging and Image Analysis)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Microelectronics and VLSI Design)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Microwave Electronics)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Mining Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Power Electronics and Drives)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Power System Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Reliability Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (RF and Microwave Communications)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Soil Water Conservation Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Solid State Technology)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Structural Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Telecommunication Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Thermal Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Transportation Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Water Resources Development & Management.)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Applied Botany)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Post Harvest Engineering and Technology)
Master of Technology [M.Tech.] (Embedded Systems)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Farm Power & Machinery)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (VLSI & Micro-Electronics)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Control System)
Master of Engineering [ME] (Power System Engg)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Media & Sound Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Exploration Geoscience)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Industrial Engineering & Management)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Manufacturing Science & Engineering)
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Metallurgical & Materials Engineering)
Master of Business Administration [MBA]1.8 Lakh
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Economics)
Master of Science [MS]
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Applied Geology)
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Chemistry)
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Geological Sciences)
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Geophysics)
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Industrial Chemistry)
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physics)
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Statistics)
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Mathematics and Computing)
Ph.D. (Geological Sciences)
Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Master of Science [M.Sc] + Ph.D. (Physics and Astrophysics)
Bachelor of Laws [L.L.B.]3 Lakh
Bachelor of Laws [L.L.B.] {Hons.}3 Lakh
Bachelor of Laws [L.L.B.] (Intellectual Property Rights)3 Lakh
Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch.]1.5 Lakh
Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch.] (Architecture and Regional Planning)1.5 Lakh
About the collegeIndian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur is one of the best institutes in India to study engineering and other science related disciplines. It is very old and experienced and has been on a roll since its inception. It has history enshrined and engraved on its very walls. IIT Kharagpur is providing with the best of facilities, not to mention its technical education. It is one of the best among the IITs and also enjoys a very good rank and status.

  • This part of IIT was started in the year of 1951
  • In the year 1946, the Hon'ble Sir Jogendra Singh, a Member of the Viceroy's Executive Council, in the Department of Education, Health and Agriculture came up with a committee that would look after the offering of Higher Technical Institutions for the aftermath of the war in the post industrial growth in the country.
  • The committee had 22 members and was led by Sri N.R. Sarkar. The report suggested the setting up of four Higher Technical Institutions in all the regions (East, West, North and South).
  • The establishment of those fantastic four was on the tunes of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.
  • The very first IIT came in the month of May, 1950. The formal inauguration was done by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad.

Academics: There are many departments, centers of excellence and schools in IIT – Kharagpur. These departments and schools are providing with top quality education and teaching-

Departments 

The names of some departments are as follows:

  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Civil Engineering Mining Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Agricultural and Food Engineering
  • Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture etc.

Institute Ceters

There are various Institute Centers. They are as follows:

  • Biotechnology
  • Materials Science
  • Cryogenic Engineering
  • Reliability Engineering Centre
  • Centre for Educational Technology
  • Oceans, Rivers, Atmosphere and Land Sciences etc.

Institute Schools 

The Institute Schools are listed below:

  • Information Technology
  • School of Water Resources
  • Medical Science and Technology
  • Vinod Gupta School of Management
  • G S Sanyal School of Telecommunications
  • Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law
  • Ranbir and Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management.

 

Short Term Programs: Besides its regular courses IITKGP also provides some short term programs-

  • Training Program for Engineers - Cryogenic Air Separation
  • Training Program for Engineers - Safe Design and Operation of Oxygen Systems
  • High Performance Parallel and Enterprise Computing
  • Executive Development Program on Effective Leadership and Teamwork
  • Short Term Course on Optical and Wireless Networks (OWN)
  • Short Term Course on Wireless Communication and Networks 

Extracurricular: IIT-KGP has a number of clubs on campus to cater to the students’ desire for a break from studies. Students can be a member of multiple clubs, depending on their area of interested. Some of the clubs are-

  • Technology Dramatics Club
  • Quiz Club
  • Easter Technology Music Society
  • Spectra- for strengthening the foothold of fine arts in the campus
  • DebSoc- The debate club
  • Communique- A club meant to improve the soft skills of IIT-KGP students. etc

Facilities: IIT KGP provides best infrastructural facilities to the students. some of them are mentioned below-

Hostels

 

20 halls of residence are provided for students

Guest houses are also facilitated for the guardians & parents of students.

Each hostel has a specific name. Some halls of IIT Kharagpur are-

  • Ashutosh Mukherjee Hall
  • Azad Hall
  • Bidhan Chandra Roy Hall
  • Gokhale Hall

Library

 

Hi-tech library having-

  • 3, 00, 000 volumes
  • 1400 periodicals
  • 300 print journals

QIP

 

Quality Improvement Programmes (Q.I.P) has been funded by the AICTE and it is providing scope for the teachers to perk up their qualification by attaining higher degrees of education (M. Tech and PH. D)

 

Extension Centers

 

There are two extension centers (Calcutta Extension Centre & Bhubaneswar Extension Centre) that are providing with facilities for various educational programmes and some courses related to distance learning.

Sports Infrastructure

There are facilities to play sports like cricket, hockey, football, lawn tennis, volleyball, athletics, badminton etc.

Festivals:

  • Kshitij- The annual management & technical fest of IIT-KGP, it has over 40 events in which students can participate.
  • Spring Fest- Held in the month of January, it is the cultural fest of IIT Kharagpur. It sees participation from a large number of students all over India

Ranking:

Publisher

Rank

Year

QS World

346th

2013

QS Asian

58th

2013

Times

351-400th

2013

India Today

3rd

2013

Outlook  India

1st

2013

Dataquest

4th

2011

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