IIT Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur or IIT KGP was established in 1951. IIT Kharagpur boasts of not just excellence in education but also overall development of students including the international exposure. It maintains a student-faculty ratio of 1:14. Professors of IIT Kharagpur are known to be highly qualified, student-friendly and approachable.

IIT Kharagpur Ranking:

According to the list of top engineering colleges released by MHRD, IIT Kharagpur ranked 3rd after IIT Madras and IIT Bombay received 1st and 2nd position respectively.

IIT Kharagpur Ranking

Organization

Year

Rank

NIRF

2017

3

Outlook India

2017

3

India Today

2017

4

Outlook India

2016

3

India Today

2016

2

IIT Kharagpur Admission Criteria:

Based on the ranks scored in JEE Advanced the candidates are granted admission into various undergraduate courses offered at IIT Kharagpur. In 2017,  the top 2,20,000 students from JEE Mains were eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2017.

IIT Kharagpur Courses Offered:

B.Tech Courses (Duration 4 years)

Agricultural & Food Eng.

Biotechnology & Biochemical Eng.

Civil Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

Chemical Eng.

Electrical Engineering

Manufacturing Science & Eng.

Instrumentation Eng.

Mining Engineering

Computer Science & Eng.

Mechanical Eng.

Industrial and Systems Eng.

Ocean Eng.& Naval Architecture

Metallurgical & Materials Eng.

Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering

B.Tech and M.Tech – Dual Degree Courses (Duration 5 years)

Aerospace Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Mining Engineering

Mining Safety Engineering

Biotechnology & Biochemical Engineering

Metallurgical  & Materials Engineering

Ocean Engineering & Naval Architecture

Electrical Engineering & masters in any of the listed specializations

Civil Engineering & masters in any of the listed specializations

Agricultural & Food Engineering  and masters in any of the listed specializations

Electronics  & Electrical Communication Engineering and masters in any of the listed specializations

Mechanical Engineering & masters in any of the listed specializations

Quality Engineering Design & Manufacturing

Manufacturing Science and Engineering and masters in Industrial & Systems Engineering and Management

Industrial and Systems Engineering  and masters in Industrial and Systems Engineering & Management

Integrated M.SC Courses (Duration 5 years)

Chemistry

Exploration Geophysics

Physics

Applied Geology

Economics

Mathematics & Computing

IIT Kharagpur Seats Availability:

Branch

Seats

B.Tech. Courses (Duration 4 years)

Agricultural & Food Engineering

36

Aerospace Engineering

33

Chemical Engineering

52

Biotechnology & Biochemical Engineering

27

Civil Engineering

62

Electrical Engineering

55

Computer Science & Engineering

55

Industrial & Systems Engineering

29

Electronics  & Electrical Communication Engineering

62

Manufacturing Science & Engineering

29

Instrumentation Engineering

32

Mechanical Engineering

67

Mining Engineering

40

Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

44

Ocean Engineering & Naval Architecture

33

B.Tech and M.Tech Dual Degree Courses (Duration 5 years)

Agricultural & Food Engineering and masters in any of the listed specializations

34

Aerospace Engineering

19

Chemical Engineering

27

Biotechnology & Biochemical Eng.

26

Computer Science & Eng.

40

Civil Engineering and masters in any of the listed specialization

22

Electronics & Electrical Communication Eng. and masters in any of the listed specializations

40

Electrical Eng. and masters in any of the listed specializations

22

Manufacturing Science & Engineering and masters in Industrial & Systems Engineering and Management

15

Industrial  & Systems Engineering and masters in Industrial and Systems Engineering and Management

22

Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

19

Mechanical Eng. and masters in any of the listed specializations

48

Mining Engineering

19

Ocean Eng. & Naval Architecture

24

Mining Safety Engineering

18

Quality Eng. Design & Manufacturing

14

Integrated M.Sc. Courses (Duration 5 years)

Chemistry

34

Applied Geology

36

Exploration Geophysics

34

Economics

45

Physics

37

Mathematics and Computing

50

Total

1301 Seats

IIT Kharagpur cutoff Ranks JEE Advanced 2017:

The JEE Advanced 2017 Branch wise cutoff ranks for admission into various undergraduate courses offered at IIT Kharagpur are given below:

IIT Kharagpur cutoff JEE Advanced 2017

Category

General

OBC NCL

SC

ST

Branch name

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

B.Tech Courses (Duration 4 years)

Aerospace Eng.

2732

3451

1055

1485

301

832

338

378

Agricultural & Food Engineering

5183

6881

2617

3085

1444

1852

528

721

Biotechnology & Biochemical Eng.

4262

5417

2110

2682

943

1487

777

849

Chemical Eng.

1620

2990

939

1423

373

880

138

419

Civil Eng.

2329

4071

968

1346

480

699

49

208

Computer Science

160

262

82

137

44

77

2

40

Electrical Eng.

444

1174

288

451

99

264

56

111

Electronics & Electrical Comm.

586

940

245

399

78

189

74

130

Industrial & Systems

2343

3485

1420

1573

749

1055

572

603

Instrumentation Eng.

1721

2547

735

1152

557

819

398

502

Manufacturing Science & Eng.

2349

3804

1599

2053

883

1370

387

651

Mechanical Eng.

843

1578

255

675

188

327

64

147

Metallurgical & Materials Eng.

3773

4501

1681

2073

983

1190

585

663

Mining Eng.

4505

6067

1644

2337

1157

1376

637

862

Ocean Engineering & Naval Arch.

3972

5759

2240

2426

976

1613

575

732

B.Arch Courses (Duration 5 years)

Architecture

6448

14927

2809

4182

871

2263

323

1132

B.Tech and M.Tech Dual Degree Courses (Duration 5 years)

Aerospace Eng.

3264

3821

1370

1645

732

778

422

422

Agricultural & Food Eng.

6039

8301

2792

3369

1784

2015

793

930

Biotechnology & Biochemical Eng.

5364

6665

2449

2932

1368

1739

723

876

Chemical Eng.

2990

3808

1424

1684

908

971

462

468

Civil Eng.

3937

4465

1400

1694

760

839

258

319

Computer Science

265

369

149

185

71

132

68

88

Electrical Eng.

1303

1520

496

619

387

449

221

225

Electronics & Electrical Comm.

929

1335

391

584

199

408

193

274

Mechanical Eng.

1578

2030

432

863

305

496

259

292

Metallurgical & Materials Eng.

4275

4816

1642

2148

1323

1327

635

635

Mining Eng.

4740

6767

2613

2821

1353

1691

900

900

Mining Safety Eng.

6072

8095

2504

3220

1598

1795

884

993

Ocean Eng. & Naval Arch.

5292

6484

2420

2779

1618

1700

810

992

Quality Eng. Design & Manuf.

3990

4662

1996

2249

1636

1713

577

577

Integrated M.Sc Courses (Duration 5 years)

Applied Geology

6672

7966

3160

3651

1705

2031

974

1067

Chemistry

4790

8305

3050

3631

1755

2197

878

1103

Economics

2892

4493

1669

2201

1180

1561

684

839

Exploration Geophysics

4793

6995

3025

3510

1789

2040

906

927

Mathematics & Computing

713

1321

322

655

251

554

136

351

Physics

3154

6460

2369

3167

1050

1748

716

867

B.Tech & M.Tech Dual Degree Courses (Duration 5 years)

Manufacturing Science & Eng. and Masters in Industrial & Systems Eng. & Management

General

OBC NCL

SC

ST

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

3572

4523

2039

2113

1371

1426

662

662

Industrial & Systems Engineering with masters in Industrial & Systems Engineering & Management

General

OBC NCL

SC

ST

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

Opening

Rank

Closing

Rank

3487

4142

1659

1939

1355

1332

476

694

IIT Kharagpur Fee Structure:

Institute and Hostel Fee

Particulars

Amount

Caution Money – One Time and Refundable

Rs 6,000

One Time Fees

Rs 3,100

Annual Fees

Rs 1,226

Mess Fee – 6 Month

Rs 13,500

Tuition Fees – per Semester

Rs 1,00,000

Other Fees – per Semester

Rs 4,000

Hostel Charges – per Semester

Rs 8,250

Total

Rs 1,36,076

IIT Kharagpur Placements:

1. IIT Kharagpur invites the best recruiters during the placement season covering various sectors such as Core Engineering, IT, Finance, Consulting, Automobiles, PSUs, etc. This not only enables students to apply and get jobs in various sectors apart from the core but also broadens one’s minds about the different sectors in which engineering and technology may be applied in.

2. The average salary package of any student who maintains a CGPA of 7.5 and above would range somewhere between 9 lakhs to 13 lakhs per annum.

Top Recruiters

Capgemini

Cognizant

Facebook

Flipkart

Goldman Sachs

Google

Housing

Hindustan Unilever

Cisco

ZS Associates

Shell

Stayzilla

Auctus Advisors

Snapdeal

Baker Hughes

BMGI

I.T.C

Meru Cabs

Microsoft

Oracle

Robert Bosch

Schlumberger

Visa

TSMC

More importantly, the students of IIT Kharagpur are taught how to be a problem solver and are therefore universally compatible to take up challenges in any sector.


Practise This Question

Statement I: Analogous organs are the result of convergent evolution.
Statement II: Insect wing and bird wing are homologous organs.
Statement III: The marsupials in Australia and South America are examples of parallel evolution.