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Overview Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IIGN) was established in 2008 and is located on the banks of the river Sabarmati in Palaj, Gandhinagar, Gujarat. IITGN has been designated as India's first 5-star GRIHA LD (Green) campus for its efforts to reduce a negative impact on environmental impact. Besides, the IIT Gandhinagar campus has been conferred as India's first 5-star campus for promoting healthy eating and ensuring food safety. IITGN has accomplished prestigious rankings and rewards on various platforms. IIT Gandhinagar NIRF Ranking is 22nd among Top Engineering Colleges in India.

IIT Gandhinagar Courses are available at UG, PG, and Doctoral levels. It offers four year B Tech degree in Computer Science, Electrical, Civil, Mechanical, and Materials Engineering. It offers MSc, MA, M Tech, and PGDIIT courses at the PG level. While the  Ph.D. courses are available in Sciences, Humanities, Engineering, and Social Sciences. These programs are delivered through seven centers and thirteen departments. IITGN arranges a 6-week foundation program for undergraduate students. IIT Gandhinagar Foundation program received the award at World Education Summit.

The IITGN flagship program is B Tech. A JEE Advanced rank of 1230-9076 is required for IIT Gandhinagar B Tech admission. A four-year IIT Gandhinagar BTech fee is INR 8.71 lacs in total. MTech is the institute's other major curriculum. The GATE valid scores are used to determine admission to the course. IIT Gandhinagar GATE cutoff for the MTech course is 369-655. The two-year IIT Gandhinagar MTech program fee cost is INR 4 lakhs.

IIT Gandhinagar is India's first IIT to offer cognitive science studies. Students enrolling in the IIT Gandhinagar MSc cognitive science program are permitted to work 10 hours per week during the semester. IIT Gandhinagar also encourages students to present their research at national and international conferences by providing travel subsidies of up to INR 60,000.

IIT Gandhinagar Rankings

IIT Gandhinagar has been included among India's best engineering institutes on numerous national and international platforms. Here are some of the IIT Gandhinagar rankings:

  • IIT Gandhinagar World Rankings 2022 ranked 601-800.
  • IIT Gandhinagar NIRF Rankings 2021 is 22nd in Engineering Category and 39 under the overall category.
  • According to the Times Higher Education 2021, IITGN was ranked between 801-100 band.
  • Times Higher Education ranked 301-400 for Physical Sciences.
  • In 2021, Times Higher Education Emerging Economies ranked 146th.
  • According to India Today Survey, IIT Gandhinagar ranked at 16th position among the Top Government Engineering Colleges in India.

IIT Gandhinagar Courses and Fee

The institute provides a four-year BTech degree with six specializations at the undergraduate level. Students can apply for the BTech program if they have a valid JEE Advanced score. IIT Gandhinagar Master courses include two-year MTech, MSc, MA, and one-year PGDIIT programs at the postgraduate level. GATE, JAM, WAT, and interview rounds determine students' eligibility. It also offers a Ph.D. degree in a range of specializations. Here is a detailed list of IIT Gandhinagar courses, selection criteria, and IIT Gandhinagar fees:

Course

Selection Criteria

IIT Gandhinagar Fees

Bachelors in Technology (B. Tech)

JEE Advanced + Josaa Counseling are the selection criteria.

INR 8.71 Lacs

Master in Arts (M.A)


Written tests and personal interviews are the selection criteria.

INR 88,000

Masters in Technology (MTech)

GATE + COAP are the selection criteria.

INR 4 Lacs

Master in Science (M.Sc.)


IIT JAM is a criterion for selection.

INR 88,000

Post Graduate Diploma in Engineering (PGDIIT)


An interview is one of the selection criteria.

NA

Doctorate in Philosophy (Ph.D.)


Written tests and personal interviews are the selection criteria.

INR 1.27 Lacs

IIT Gandhinagar Admissions

Entrance tests are used to determine Admissions in IIT Gandhinagar. The JEE Advanced exam scores determine admission to the institute's BTech program. The GATE scores will be used for admission to the MTech. IIT Gandhinagar MA courses are available in Society and Culture. To be eligible for MA admission, students must clear the entrance test and interview session.

IIT Gandhinagar B.Tech Admissions

The IIT Gandhinagar B. Tech program is placed 22 in the NIRF rankings for 2021. The program has a total of 228 seats available. IIT Gandhinagar allows students to graduate with honors or minors in specified fields and a major in a different field. During their second year at the institute, students can change their branch.

Candidates must take the JEE Advanced test to be eligible for IIT Gandhinagar B.Tech admission. Qualified candidates must apply for JoSAA Counseling, conducted in six rounds. Applicants must fill out and lock their choices during this counseling session. Seats will be given to applicants who fulfill the IIT Gandhinagar cutoffs in each counseling round.

IIT Gandhinagar Btech Cut Off

JEE Advanced exam scores are used to determine B. Tech admissions at IITs. Candidates who obtain the required minimum score in the JEE Main test are eligible to take the JEE Advanced exam. The Unreserved category (General category) has a minimum qualifying mark of 87.992241 and a maximum qualifying mark of 100. JEE Advanced 2022 is open to those who have met the minimum cutoff marks and have a rank of less than 2.5 lakh. The table below shows the IIT Gandhinagar Cut off JEE Main: Qualifying Criteria

CATEGORY

Minimum marks

Maximum marks

UR

87.8992241

100.0000000

ST

34.6728999

87.8474721

SC

46.8825338

87.8950071

OBC-NCL

68.0234447

87.8950071

EWS

66.2214845

87.8950071

UR-PH

0.0096375

87.8273359

 

Here is a look at the IIT Gandhinagar JEE Advanced Cut off trends

Courses

2021

2020

2019

Computer Science and Engineering

1519

1448

1548

Civil Engineering

9848

9012

8122

Chemical Engineering

8711

7986

6671

Mechanical Engineering

6921

5579

4476

Materials Science and Engineering

10950

10495

9291

Electrical Engineering

3923

3615

3299

IIT Gandhinagar MTech Admissions

Admission in IIT Gandhinagar for M Tech is based on a GATE score followed by COAP Counselling. M Tech is available in various specializations. Students need to score equivalent to the IIT Gandhinagar M Tech cutoff. IIT Gandhinagar MTech fee is INR 1.64 lakhs.

At IITGN, there are three main types of MTech programs available. They are two years of M Tech regular full-time courses and M Tech Work and Study courses. MTech students in IITGN can also pursue a one-year postgraduate diploma in engineering (PGDIIT) with no thesis requirement.

IIT Ghandinagar's work-study MTech program duration is three years. Students will have access to advanced equipment, laboratories, and research facilities. The program is available in eight fields and has the same admissions criteria as the regular M Tech course.

IIT Gandhinagar MTech Cut off

The qualifying cutoff for GATE is the minimum score needed to register for COAP 2022 counseling. There is a distinction between the institute's entrance cutoff and the minimum cutoff for participation in the admission process/counseling. The minimum IIT Gandhinagar MTech cutoff marks for qualifying for the GATE examination and registering for the associated counseling process are below.

IIT Gandhinagar MTech Cut Off Trends are given below:

Courses

2018

2019

2020

Mechanical Engineering 

400

630

626

Electrical Engineering 

600

561

592

Civil Engineering 

620

650

567

Earth System Science 

430

587

369

Chemical Engineering 

432

412

438

Computer Science and Engineering 

600

620

655

Biological Engineering 

-

384

434

IIT Gandhinagar Online Courses

Through its online education platform EdX, IIT Gandhinagar offers several approved online courses. Specialized certificates and short-term courses are among the online courses offered by IIT Gandhinagar. There are separate 6- to 16-week courses for undergraduate and postgraduate students. Furthermore, all IIT Gandhinagar EdX online courses are free and open to students from any institution or college. Popular IIT Gandhinagar online courses are listed below.

  • Industrial Biotechnology Online Course
  • Chemistry for Life: An Online Course
  • Dynamics and Control: An Online Course
  • Electronic Polymer Physics: An Online Course
  • Introduction to Kubernetes: Free Online Course
  • Robotics Development Online Course

IIT Gandhinagar MA/MSc Admissions

In addition to the M Tech, IITGN offers admission to MA and MSc courses. Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, and Cognitive Science are the four specialties available in the M.Sc. program.

In the discipline of Society & Culture, an MA program is available. Both the MA and M.Sc. programs last two years. The IIT JAM exam determines IIT Gandhinagar's admission to M.Sc programs in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. At the same time, a written exam and an interview determine IIT Gandhinagar's M.Sc. in Cognitive Science.

IIT Gandhinagar MSc Cut Off

Course

General

EWS

OBC-NCL

SC

ST

Physics (PH)

160-310

353-370

601-681

1363-1543

2038-2864

Math and Computing (MA)

193-324

359-389

417-472

1413-1781

2704-3896

Chemistry (CY)

276-375

409-461

570-702

1879-2207

4548-4796

IIT Gandhinagar Placements

Career Development Services (CDS) at IIT Gandhinagar is in charge of placement, higher education, and entrepreneurship options for students. It holds a variety of programs that include career counseling, resume writing, screening tests, group discussions, interview preparation, and personality development, among other things. IITGN has an impressive placement record of around 80%. The UG programs had a placement rate of over 80%, while the PG placement rate climbed thrice.

As of IIT Gandhinagar Placement 2022, there has been a 60% increase in the number of PPOs.30% increase in the acceptance rate. And 55% increase in the number of students. IIT Gandhinagar B Tech's highest package stood at INR 50 LPA. The following are the important highlights of IIT Gandhinagar placements:

Particulars 

Placement Report

Rise in Students Placed

55%

Rise in Acceptance Rate

30%

Rise in Pre-Placement-Offers (PPOs)

60%

Highest CTC

INR 50 LPA

Average CTC

INR 8 LPA

IIT Gandhinagar Scholarships/Financial Aid Program

IITGN offers TATA Motors Limited- Financial Aid Program (TML-FAP). For a set length of time, the initiative provides financial aid to UG students. TATA Motors Limited (TML) offers cash for college fees and other essential expenses for four years. Around 5 students benefit from the fund each year. Candidates with a CGPA of 6.0 in the previous semester and a lower family income are eligible for the program. The following is how the household income is calculated:

  • Students from non-metropolitan areas with a family income of less than INR 6.5 LPA are eligible.
  • Students from metro cities with a family income of less than INR 7.5 LPA are eligible to apply.

IIT Gandhinagar, TATA Motors, and the IIT Bombay Alumni Association have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) (IITBAA). The program gives students with instant cash assistance. Students who have benefited from the program must return the funds to the school once they have become financially independent. The money raised is re-invested in the next group of UG students.

IIT Gandhinagar Notable Alumni

  • M.Midhun: Data Analyst at DataHut and co-founder of ReverTech IT Solutions.
  • Purushottam Kumar: Ph.D. Research Scholar and Project Manager at EY
  • Vinod Reddy: Ph.D. Scholar and Assistant Professor at IIT Bhilai

Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar Course fee structure

CourseFeesDuration
BE/BTech - Chemical Engineering Request 4.0 years
BE/BTech - Civil Engineering Request 4.0 years
BE/BTech - Computer Science Engineering Request 4.0 years
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Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar Entrance exams required for Admission 2022

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Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

93284 74222

Email ID:

office@iitgn.ac.in

Address:

Vishwakarma Engineering College Complex, Chandkheda , Visat-Gandhinagar Highway, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

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