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Indian Institute of Engineering Science and technology was started in the year 1856 with a former names as Calcutta Civil Engineering College, Bengal Engineering College, Government Engineering College (Howrah), Bengal Engineering and Science University. IIEST is a public University that is recognized as an Institute of National Importance by Govt. if India under MHRD along with NITs and IITs.

The University provides Courses such as B.Tech, B.Arch., M.Sc., M.Tech, MTRP, MBA and Integrated Dual Degree in engineering. The candidates need to have 10+2 education level for getting admission to UG level programs and Bachelor level education for admission to PG level programs.

IIEST Undergraduate Courses:

  • Integrated Dual Degree (B.Tech + M.Tech)
  • B.Tech
  • B.Arch.

IIEST Postgraduate Courses:

  • M.Tech
  • MTRP
  • MBA


MBA/PGDM Eligibility Criteria

Qualifying examination Bachelor's Degree
Aggregate Marks Above 50%
Entrance Test Valid Score CAT / MAT / XAT / ATMA/ WB JEMAT / CMAT
Admission process Group discussion (GD), Personal interview (PI)
Cut-off Marks  

M.Tech Qualifying Eligibility

Qualifying Exam BE or B.Tech/M.Sc
Minimum Aggregate Marks 60%
Entrance Exam WBUT PGET / Valid GATE Score

B.Tech Qualifying Eligibility

Board/Exam class XII/Second PUC
Subjects Studied Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English at least 30% Marks
Minimum Aggregate Marks 45% and SC/ST and OBC required 40%
Selection Process JEE Main Score through e-counselling / WBJEE by GMR (General Merit Rank)
Seat Matrix Management Quota - 10%
Application Form Release WBJEE - December 3rd Week
Application MOde Online


JEE Main Cut off criteria for B.Tech Admission


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Asked question about eligibility criteria & admission procedure of Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology

Sir My son A Bhargav Manohar who had been allotted a engineering seat in the B Tech metallurgy course through josaa and partial admission in iiest shibpur Bengal Engineering college and opted for Csab counselling for better branch like mechanical engineering , but Unfortunately due to ignorence he freezed the 5 yrs int physics msc course at nit rourkela which he never wanted because he would like to have engineering degree so he is fully depressed so please help him is there any chance to retain the lost seat?
02-Aug-2019 18:18:53 asked by Ravi Manohar
After diploma can I take admission in IIEST??
25-Jul-2019 17:37:09 asked by Hirak Acharjee
Sir,i am alipta sayan roy.my HS marks is 64%.and wbjee rank is 27,000 for engineering.can i get seat?
16-Jul-2019 06:37:13 asked by Alipta sayan roy
What is the exact time to take admission and what is the admission process and needful marks??
13-Apr-2019 13:20:25 asked by Sudip Samanta


B.Tech degree program at Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology:

  • Candidates can join this institute for B.Tech program after completion of 12th class from a recognized board.
  • The admission for the course will be only on the basis of counseling of the JEE Main score of the candidate.
  • The cutoff for the course at this institute differs from one year to another. The previous year JEE Main cutoff is around 7585.
Can I know what is the admission procedure for all the courses ??
31-Oct-2018 09:03:55 asked by depisha

Students taking admission in this college for the particular course should be the Citizen of India. To take admission in this college the student should qualify with atleast 75% marks in the 12th class Exam or should be in the 20 percentile top conducted by Respective Boards in 12th class Examination.
For category students the qualifying marks should be 65% in in the 12th class Exam or should be in the 20 percentile top conducted by Respective Boards in 12th class Examination.
Each eligible candidate shall be needed to look and to qualify at a written test (JEE Main 2018) conducted by the CBSE. However, this is often not mandatory for the foreign students.
Students who reach qualifying normal at the written test are offered admission by Joint Seat Allocation Authority or JoSAA so as of advantage through on-line choice filling and multiple rounds of allocations.

Hi depisha
The admission procedure for B.Tech Courses is :-

  • Admission is mainly based on the valid score obtained in JEE mains examination
  • Eligibility criteria is that aspirant must have passed 10+2 examination with minimum 45% aggregate marks for general category and 40% aggragate marks for reserved category taken PCM subjects together.
For direct admissio?
30-Jun-2018 12:54:14 asked by Beauty Sinha
Direct Admissions?
25-Jun-2018 08:47:30 asked by Sonali Shaw
i got 56 percent in 12,can i get admission in iiest shibhpur and also given the jee main ?
24-Jun-2018 04:32:45 asked by rahul silolia
17-Jun-2018 16:15:26 asked by SAHENAJ HOSSAIN
please tell me what criteria for M.T.R.S Admission? and what is admission process? ?
17-Jun-2018 16:08:35 asked by SAHENAJ HOSSAIN
When will the admissions start in 2018??
10-Jun-2018 06:56:24 asked by Debabrata Singh Mura
Can a diploma holder get direct admission in ECE branch at IIEST??
29-Apr-2018 18:30:41 asked by Soyhun
Is it possible for a diploma holder to get direct admission in ECE at IIEST??
29-Apr-2018 18:26:27 asked by Soyhun
Can i directly admission by management quota to Shibpur engineering college?
25-Apr-2018 09:38:31 asked by Udayan roy choudhury
Is there any other way of getting admission other than JEE Mains? if yes then please specify?
15-Apr-2018 23:46:56 asked by RITISHA SONI

Hi Ritisha Soni,

Eligibility criteria for B.Tech at Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology:

  • A minimum of 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 is a must for admission. 
  • Candidate should obtain a valid score in JEE Mains entrance examination.
  • Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology does not accept direct admission.
Direct admission in B.arch?
05-Feb-2018 04:59:09 asked by Shreya

Hi Shreya,

The Eligibility Criteria for the course B.ARCH in Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology is:

The Eligibility Criteria

  • The aspirants should have passed (10+2) 
  • And the minimum percentage required is 50% marks in aggregate and Mathematics as one of the subjects of examination 

And the fee for the course is:

  • The fee for the course B.ARCH in Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology is 336000
  • And the duration of the course is 5 years
  • And the fees for B.ARCH course for 1st year 67200.
For admission in BE/B.Tech course in CSE or IT in IIEST for 2018.?
03-Feb-2018 17:16:35 asked by BANDANA CHAKRABORTY


The Eligibility and the selection Procedure for the course B.TECH in Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology is:

The Eligibility Criteria:

  • The aspirant has secured minimum 75% (for GEN or OBC-NCL) or a minimum 65 %
  • And for the SC, ST or PwD of aggregate marks in the Class XII
  • For IIEST the 50% of the seats are reserved for candidates outside West Bengal 
  • And the min of 50% is reserved for students domiciled in West Bengal.

Selection Procedure:

  • For each eligible candidate shall be required to appear and to qualify at a written test
  • The entrance exam required is (JEE Main 2017) conducted by the CBSE

For SC/ST and others:

  • The Reservations for the students of SC/ST/PwD/OBC/Other categories will be as per the Government rules.
Fee for btech + mtech (dual ) aerospace?
03-Jan-2018 12:23:25 asked by Kshitija Mangesh Walimbe

Hi Kshitija,

Yes, the college offers dual specializations that is B.TECH+M.TECH

  • The selection for an integrated B.Tech program is done through JoSAA Counseling.
  • The choices are generally made in July after which seat allotments are done based on student’s AIR (All India Rank)
  • And the rank lists for JEE Mains is prepared by taking 60% of JEE Main score and 40% of Higher Secondary Examination marks.
how is the hostel facility in this coll??
01-Aug-2017 13:47:29 asked by Dipshikha Bardhan

Hi Dipshikha Bardhan,

Here is the few information of Hostel in Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology:

  • The hostel facility provided by this institute is really very good
  • And the fees for the student’s is around 5900 for both male and female
  • The hostel food is really very tasty
  • Evenings snacks are offered
  • There is complete security in hostel
I want to admission machanical engeering?
26-Jun-2017 12:31:35 asked by Souvik Jana
scope for admission?
27-Apr-2017 12:46:56 asked by avirup sen

Admission in Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology for Integrated B.TECH/M.TECH course is done through the JEE-MAINS exam. 

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