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Indian Institute of Technology,

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, , Kharagpur, West Bengal, India- 721302

About

Counted amongst first of the IITs to be established Recognized as Institute of National Importance...

Courses Offered

M.Tech in Aerospace Engineering , M.Tech in Farm Machinery & Power , M.Tech in Soil and Water Conservation Engineering , M.Tech in Dairy and Food Engineering ,

Facilities


Audiotrium

Banks

Boys Hostel

Girls Hostel

Bus

Cafeteria

About College

  • Counted amongst first of the IITs to be established
  • Recognized as Institute of National Importance
  • 2nd best college in terms of placement according to IT magazine Dataquest survey
  • More than 30 Departments, Centers and Schools
  • 2100-acre nature friendly and state of the art infrastructure
  • Highly Qualified & Experienced faculty

Placement Services

  • The Training and Placement Section of the Institute centrally handles campus placement of the graduating students of all Departments, Centres and Schools
  • The Section provides excellent infrastructure to support every stage of the placement process
  • Arrangements for Pre-Placement Talks, Written Tests, Interviews, Group Discussions etc. are made as per the requirements of the Organizations
  • The alumni of this Institute occupy top positions in business, industry, R&D and academia in India and abroad
  • Provides 100% placement to graduates
  • Linked with a vast number of recruiting companies that participates in the annual campus placement program


Top Recruiting Companies

  • 3M INDIA
  • ABC Bearings
  • Adobe
  • ADP
  • Airvana
  • Alfaraa
  • Amazon
  • Amazon Agro Foods
  • Amphora
  • Anand & Anand
  • ANZ
  • Apollo Tyres
  • CISCO
  • Citi crop
  • CMC Limited
  • HERO HONDA MOTORS
  • Hewlett Packard
and many more....


Rankings & Awards

  • Outlook India ranked IIT Kharagpur 1st among the top engineering colleges in 2009 and 2010
  • Dataquest ranked IIT KGP the best engineering college in India (2009)
  • Ranked 58th in the QS Asian University Rankings of 2013
  • Ranked 3rd by India Today
  • Rated as the best Technology School by Dataquest-IDC survey (2008)
  • Ranked as the top institution in India by URAP (University Ranking by Academic Performance)


Hostel Details

  • The institute is fully residential
  • Provides separate accommodation for boys and girls
  • Students are accommodated in 20 Halls of Residence and the staff is provided with quarters
  • Accommodation for visitors is arranged in the Technology Guest House, CEC Guest House, Alumni Guest House or CTS Visitors Hall, or if need arises, in a students' Hall of Residence
  • All the Halls of Residence and Guest houses have regular catering facilities


Infrastructure / Teaching Facilities

Library

  • The Central Library offers about 300,000 volumes in an open shelf system on different fields of science and technology, humanities and social sciences
  • The library subscribes to about 1400 periodicals
  • The library system is fully computerized and users can access foreign university libraries through wide-area network facilities
Computer Network
  • The backbone of lIT Kharagpur network is based on gigabit fibre optic technology
  • All the Departmental LANs are connected to the gigabit fibre optic backbone as separate VLANs
  • All laboratories, faculty and officers chambers, All rooms in halls of residence are provided with Internet connectivity
Research Facilities
  • Latest state-of-the-art research facilities are available at IIT
  • All the Departments, Centers and Schools are equipped with most modern instruments
  • Central Research Facility caters to the need of all the researchers and outside organizations
Market
  • For daily necessities and groceries, one can walk down to the Tech Market
  • The market also has medicine stores, tailoring shops, bookshops and facilities for photocopying, word-processing and offset printing
  • A larger market, Gole Bazaar is about 5 km from the Campus
Banks
  • Three banks are located inside the Campus ( State Bank of India, Syndicate Bank and Punjab National Bank)
Hospital
  • The B.C.Roy Technology Hospital is located at the center of the Campus
  • It provides indoor and outdoor medical facilities for common ailments
Gymkhana
  • Technology Students' Gymkhana is the nerve center for sports, cultural and social activities
  • It has a number of indoor and outdoor stadia, a modern swimming pool and a gymnasium
  • Music Society, Film Society, Dramatics Society, Aquatics Society and many more special interest groups are supported by the Gymkhana
Sports
  • Indoor and outdoor sports facilities are available
  • Swimming pool
Eateries
  • In campus eateries like CCD, Sahara restaurant, Hot Bite, Billoos Restaurant etc. apart from these there are canteens in almost all halls of residence


Top Faculty

  • Ghosh Anup - Assistant Professor
  • Ghosh S - Assistant Professor
  • Chatterjee C - Associate Professor
  • Das B S - Associate Professor
  • Das D - Professor
  • Dey S - Professor
  • Banerjee Biswanath - Assistant Professor
  • Barai S K - Professor
and many more......


Institute Description

  • Established in 1951, the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur) is one of the premier engineering colleges in India
  • The Institute was also given the status of an autonomous University
  • Recognized as an Institute of National Importance by the government of India
  • Provides undergraduate, post graduate and doctorate programmes in various branches of sciences, engineering, technology and architecture to more than 5500 students
  • Offers short-term professional courses for executives and technologists from various industries and Government departments
  • Among all IITs, it boasts the largest campus, maximum students and highest number of student enrolments
  • Includes 19 academic departments, eight multi-disciplinary centres/schools, and 13 schools of excellence in addition to laboratories and central research facilities
  • Aims to provide broad based education where students are urged to develop their professional skills
  • Vision is to be a center of excellence in education and research producing global leaders in science, technology and management


Partner Institutes

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


Scholarship

Scholarship Award
MERIT-CUM-MEANS Scholarship Full tuition fee waiver and Rs:1000 per month
KISHORE VAIGYANIK PROTSAHAN YOJANA (KVYP) Scholarship Stipend of Rs:5000 to 7000 per month+ Rs:20000 for summer project
JAGADISH BOSE NATIONAL SCIENCE TALENT SEARCH (JBNSTS), Senior scholarship Selected candidates receive book grants and exposure seminars, tours and other programmes apart from monthly stipend of Rs:1000
ADITYA BIRLA Scholarship Rs:65000 per annum
INSPIRE (INNOVATION IN SCIENCE PURSUED FOR INSPIRED RESEARCH) Scholarship Rs:60000 per annum


International Collaboration

The Institute has always been active in establishing international collaborations to achieve progress in academic fronts. During the academic year 2012-2013, the Institute has signed several MoUs for the purpose of faculty and student exchange. These are : 

  • Joining and Welding Research Institute
  • University of Osaka, Japan
  • United Nations University on Climate and Ecosystems Change Adaptation Research, Japan 
  • Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
  • Rhein-Waal University of Applied Sciences, Germany
  • Leibniz-Institut fur Polymerforschung, Dresden, Germany
  • The University of British Columbia Applied Science
  • The University of Alberta, Canada
  • National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Moscow State Mining University, Moscow, Russia


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