IIT Dhanbad

The fully residential IIT(ISM) Dhanbad is located 260 kilometres from Kolkata, with a campus spread over 393 acres and all the amenities of a world-class academic institute. What began as a mining education institution has grown into a full-fledged technical institution with a worldwide reputation, offering a variety of programmes such as B.Tech., M.Tech., M.Sc.(Tech.), and MBA.

IIT Dhanbad – Ranking

The NIRF has now released the rankings of the IITs. The following list shows the rank of IIT Dhanbad.

Ranking Organisation Year Rank
NIRF (Overall) 2021 26
NIRF (Engineering) 2021 11
Times Asian University Ranking 2020 201 – 250

IIT Dhanbad Cut-off

JEE Advanced Cut-off for B.Tech. at IIT Dhanbad

Round B.Tech. 2020 Cut-off by Rank 2021 Cut-off by Rank
6 Petroleum Engineering 10817 11387
6 Computer Science and Engineering 3029 2968
6 Mining Engineering 8954 13181
6 Electronics and Communication Engineering 4908 5047
6 Electrical Engineering 6615 6933
6 Mechanical Engineering 8166 8826
6 Chemical Engineering 10023 10397
6 Civil Engineering 10662 10943
6 Mining Machinery Engineering 14111 14047
6 Environmental Engineering 14299 14199
6 Mineral and Metallurgy Engineering 13516 12680

IIT Dhanbad – Courses Offered

The institute admits students to its UG programme through JEE (Advanced). The UG programmes of the institute are as follows.

  • Four-year B.Tech Programmes

1. Chemical Engineering

2. Civil Engineering

3. Computer Science and Engineering

4. Electrical Engineering

5. Electronics and Communication Engineering

6. Engineering Physics

7. Environmental Engineering

8. Mechanical Engineering

9. Mining Engineering

10. Mining Machinery Engineering

11. Mineral Engineering

12. Petroleum Engineering

  • The dual degree programme is offered by different departments.
  • The integrated M.Tech. course is provided by the departments of Applied Geology, Applied Geophysics, and Mathematics & Computing.
  • The double major programme is offered by respective departments.

IIT Dhanbad – Admission

The admissions for the UG programmes are done through Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Advanced) conducted at the all India level by the IITs.

The steps followed for 2021 admission are given below.

Step 1: Payment of fees

The students must log in, make the required payment and register online by entering the required details. If the student has an issue related to login, they should call on the phone numbers given on the official website and get the issue resolved. For payment related issues, students must fill out the ‘Payment Complaint Form’ in the menu of the New Admission home page with the details concerned.

Step 2: Registration

The students must be ready with the following documents before starting to fill out the registration form:

(i) Scanned copy of passport size photo

• Photograph should have no shadows and red eyes.

• Maximum size 200 KB,

• Scanned photograph format should be .jpg or .png only

• File name should be of 10 character maximum

(ii) Scanned copy of applicant’s signature

• Maximum size 200 KB

• Scanned signature format should be .jpg or .png only

• File name should be of 10 character maximum

(iii) Scanned copy of Class X mark sheet in PDF format (Max. 200 KB)

(iv) Scanned copy of Class X certificate in PDF format (Max. 200 KB)

(v) Scanned copy of Class XII mark sheet in PDF format (Max. 200 KB)

(vi) Scanned copy of Class XII certificate in PDF format (Max. 200 KB)

Once the registration process is completed, the students will be given the admission number and college email ID.

Step 3: Submission of Relevant Documents

(i) Seat Confirmation Letter issued by JoSAA.

(ii) Class X mark sheet or birth certificate for date of birth confirmation.

(iii) Class XII mark sheet / pass certificate (Qualifying Examination).

(iv) Medical Certificate [in the specified format provided on the JoSAA-2021 website, Annexure 7].

(v) Transfer Certificate/College or School Leaving Certificate/Migration Certificate.

(vi) Anti-ragging affidavit duly signed by the candidate and his/her parents/guardians.

Additional documents (if applicable)

(i) Certificate of category.

(ii) Certificate of persons with disabilities.

(iii) Passport /Citizenship certificate.

IIT Dhanbad – Seats Availability

The seat matrix 2022 for the various courses at IIT Dhanbad is given below

Institute Name Program Name State/All India Seats Seat Pool OPEN OPEN-PwD GEN-EWS GEN-EWS-PwD SC SC-PwD ST ST-PwD OBC-NCL OBC-NCL-PwD Total (includes Female Supernumerary) Program-TotalSeat Capacity Female Supernumerary
Program-TotalSeat Capacity Female Supernumerary
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Chemical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 17 1 4 0 6 1 3 0 11 1 44
49
6
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 11
(including “6” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 21 1 5 1 7 1 4 0 14 1 55
61
8
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 4 0 14
(including “8” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 42 3 10 1 15 1 8 1 28 2 111
124
15
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 10 1 3 0 4 0 2 0 7 1 28
(including “15” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 37 2 9 1 14 1 7 1 25 1 98
114
9
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 9 1 2 0 4 0 2 0 6 1 25
(including “9” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Electronics and Communication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 38 2 9 1 14 1 7 1 25 1 99
116
8
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 10 1 2 0 4 0 2 0 6 0 25
(including “8” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Engineering Physics (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 10 1 2 0 4 0 2 0 6 0 25
29
2
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 6
(including “2” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Environmental Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 15 1 4 0 5 0 3 0 9 1 38
47
1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 10
(including “1” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 40 2 9 1 15 1 7 1 27 2 105
111
20
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 10 1 2 0 4 0 2 0 6 1 26
(including “20” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Mining Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 38 0 10 0 14 0 7 0 25 0 94
103
14
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 9 0 2 0 4 0 2 0 6 0 23
(including “14” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Mining Machinery Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 18 0 5 0 7 0 3 0 12 0 45
47
9
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 3 0 11
(including “9” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Petroleum Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 28 1 7 0 10 1 5 0 19 1 72
79
11
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 7 0 2 0 3 0 1 0 5 0 18
(including “11” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Mineral and Metallurgical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 14 1 3 0 5 0 3 0 9 1 36
37
8
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including “8” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Mathematics and Computing (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 17 1 4 0 6 1 3 0 11 1 44
52
3
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 11
(including “3” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Applied Geology (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 7 0 2 0 2 0 1 0 5 0 17
19
2
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4
(including “2” Supernumerary)
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Applied Geophysics (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology)
All India
Gender-Neutral 7 0 2 0 2 0 1 0 5 0 17
19
2
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4
(including “2” Supernumerary)
Total Seats 432 24 107 5 160 8 81 4 289 15 1125 1007 118

 

The data submitted by the college for NIRF ranking is given in the table below

Sanctioned (Approved) Intake

Academic Year 2020-21 2019-20 2018-19 2017-18 2016-17
UG [4 Years Program(s)] 1028 869 911 824
UG [5 Years Program(s)] 97 83 96 88 88

IIT Dhanbad – Fee Structure

Fee structure for 4 Years B.Tech/ 5 Years integrated M.Tech admitted through JEE (Advanced) – 2021 and preparatory students of 2020.

The amount given is in Indian rupees (INR)

Category Indian Nationals Foreign Nationals (including OCI/PIO card holders)
SC/ST/GEN-PwD/ OBC-NCL-PwD/ GEN-EWS-PwD/ SC-PwD/ST-PwD General/ OBC–NCL/ GEN-EWS
Tuition Fees (A) NIL 100000 300000
Other Fees (B) 19000 19000 19000
JoSAA Processing Charges (C) 2000 2000 2000
Total Fees (D = A+B+C) 21000 121000 321000
Seat acceptance Fee paid (E) 15000 35000 35000
Balance fee [Fees to be Paid at the time of Admission] (D – E) 6000 86000 286000

Fee waivers can be availed by students with low annual family income. Necessary documents should be submitted to the college by the students.

IIT Dhanbad – Placements

The placement and higher studies details for UG (4 years programme) are provided here.

Academic Year Number of first year students intake in the year Number of first year students admitted in the year Academic Year Number of students admitted through lateral entry Academic Year Number of students graduating in minimum stipulated time Number of students placed Median salary of placed graduates (Amount in Rs) Number of students selected for higher studies
2015-16 814 782 2016-17 0 2018-19 777 614 840000(Eight Lakh Forty Thousand Only) 32
2016-17 824 798 2017-18 0 2019-20 745 565 1100000(Eleven Lakh Only) 21
2017-18 824 790 2018-19 0 2020-21 758 598 1100000(Eleven Lakh Only) 19

Students are advised to check the official website for more information and updates.

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Frequently Asked Questions on IIT Dhanbad

What are the UG (4 years) programmes available at IIT Dhanbad?

1. Chemical Engineering
2. Civil Engineering
3. Computer Science and Engineering
4. Electrical Engineering
5. Electronics and Communication Engineering
6. Engineering Physics
7. Environmental Engineering
8. Mechanical Engineering
9. Mining Engineering
10. Mining Machinery Engineering
11. Mineral Engineering
12. Petroleum Engineering

Why is IIT Dhanbad also known as ISM?

IIT Dhanbad began as a mining education institution. It was formerly called the Indian School of Mines (ISM).

When did the Indian School of Mines (ISM) become IIT?

On 6th September 2016, ISB, Dhanbad became IIT, Dhanbad.

Does IIT Dhanbad accept the JEE Main score for Engineering admission?

IIT, Dhanbad accepts only JEE Advanced scores. Candidates cannot get admission to IIT, Dhanbad with JEE Main score.

Is IIT Dhanbad a residential college?

Yes, it is fully residential.

What is the average salary of the students placed in the year 2021?

The average salary received by the students is 11 lakhs.