Ambedkar Institute of Advanced Communication Technologies and Research (AIACTR), New Delhi is one of the top public engineering colleges in Delhi NCR. Established in 2001, AIACTR was formerly known as Ambedkar Institute of Technology. The institute is affiliated to GGSIPU (Guru Gobind Indraprastha University), Delhi and is approved by AICTE. 

The institute is famous for offering technical courses at UG and PG level. The courses offered are B.Tech. and M.Tech. Admission to both of the courses are based on National level Entrance Exams i.e. JEE Main and GATE respectively. The selection will be based on IPU-CET counselling. Candidates can apply online. 

The institute was ranked 14th in the DataQuest magazine 2015 survey of Government owned technical schools. AIACTR offers decent placements for its students. Top recruiters include Samsung, TCS, Wipro, Infosys etc.

AIACTR Highlights

Established | Type 2001 | Public
Affiliated to GGSIPU
Approved by ACITE
Set by Govt. of NCT. of Delhi
Courses offered BTech, MTech
Admission criteria Entrance based
Scholarships Yes
Application mode Online 
Faculties 43
Students intake 252
Campus Area 8.5 Acres
Facilities available Library, Lab, sports grounds, RO drinking water system, centralised air conditioners, medical help, computer facilities
Official website

AIACTR Ranking

Body Rank Year
NIRF  251 2020

AIACTR Courses

AIACTR offers both B.Tech and M.Tech courses. It offers two specializations in B.Tech and four in M.Tech. Students intake is 18 per stream for M.Tech. For B.Tech students intake is 120 for ECE Engg and 60 for CSE Engg. For B.Tech courses the score of JEE Main is considered and for M.Tech, gate qualification is must.

Course Details
B.Tech. Duration:- 4 years
Eligibility criteria:- Pass 10+2 with minimum 60% marks
Specializations:- Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Electronics and Communication (ECE)
M.Tech. Duration:- 4 years
Eligibility criteria:- Pass appropriate branch of engineering with minimum 60% marks
Specialization:- Information Security (CSE), Digital Communication (ECE), Signal processing (ECE), Radio Frequency and Microwave Engg (ECE)

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AIACTR Admissions

  • Admission to programs will be provided based on JEE Mains Score and admission to M.Tech programs will be provided based on GATE score. 
  • The selection will be done through IPU-CET counselling. 

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Candidates should fill the online application form available in the official website of GGSIPU.

How to Apply?

  • Visit the official website of GGSIPU
  • A link for online application is provided in the website
  • There are two steps in filling the online application form
    1. Signup 
    2. Registration
    3. Fee payment
  • Signup: Signup by filling the course applied, category, personal details and contact details. 
  • Registration :
    1. Relogin with the User Id and password that was sent to the email id/mobile. 
    2. Fill up the personal details, eligibility details, qualifications and other data.
    3. Upload scanned images of photo/sign/documents (as required)
  • Pay the fee using Debit/Credit card or Net banking

Also Check: AIACTR Cutoff 2019

AIACTR Placements

The institute offers decent placements to its students. Placement facilities such as presentation rooms, written test rooms, G D rooms, interview cabin, computers for online tests etc are available.

Year No of job offers
2019 106

Top recruiters include TCS, E&Y, Samsung, Cognizant, Azcom, Infosys, NIIT, Microsoft, Huawei, Birla soft, Mahindra Satyam,Larsen and Toubro, Syntel, i-flex, Accenture, Mphasis etc.

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AIACTR Scholarships

AIACTR has different kinds of government scholarship schemes for supporting it's students. Some of them are listed below: 

  • Merit cum means Scholarship for Professional and Technical courses: This is a post matric scholarship for minorities.Students can visit the govt. website to apply.
  • Delhi govt. Merit cum means scholarship:  Students should fulfill the eligibility criteria which includes income/economic background and 60% marks in the qualifying examination. Based on the income there are three categories for which 100/50/25% of financial aid will be available. 
  • Prime Minister's Special Scholarship Scheme AY-2019: This scholarship is exclusive to students from the state of Jammu and Kashmir 
  • Pragati and Saksham Scholarship: This scholarship scheme is available to female and differently-abled students. 

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AIACTR Facilities

The institute offers a good standard of facilities for students to cater their needs. 

  • Infrastructure: The institute has a fire certificate, rain harvesting certificate, safety structure certificate and earthquake certificate. Around 20 well equipped classrooms are available for students.
  • Computer facilities: Institute offers computer facilities along with internet access to the students. Also super computers are available for CSE students.
  • Laboratory Facilities: ECE department has 22 labs for students to conduct their experiments and thus improve their skills. Each lab has an attendant and a technician to help the students.
  • Library: Institute has a total of 5416 titles and 29462 journals. Among these, P.G. has 2009 titles and 8794 journals and U.G. has 3407 titles and 20678 journals.
  • Health: AIACTR shows acute care towards the mental as well as physical health of students. Institute has doctors appointed for the needs of students. Medical, psychiatry and psychological counselling are available in the campus.
  • Other facilities: Culture cell, technical cell and sports cell have different clubs. These help the students to participate in extracurricular activities

AIACTR Faculty

AIACTR has many experienced and highly qualified professors. Each of the departments have a Head.. The principal is a PhD holder in his field of interest. Among the facilities majority of them are PhD holders and are active in their research interests. 

  • Total number of faculties: 43
  • Professors: 10
  • Associate Professors: 9
  • Assistant Professors: 19
  • Contractual Associate Professor: 1
  • Contractual Assistant Professor: 4

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Ques. How to reach the campus?

Ans. As it is an urban college, it is easily accessible. Metro is also an easy option to reach the campus. There are many ways to reach to the campus by metro 

One is to reach the Kashmiri gate metro station and change the metro to shastri park station and take Gramin Seva auto to college premises. Another way is to reach Lakshmi Nagar Metro station and then reach campus by bus.

Ques. What is the contact address of AIACTR?

Ans. One can contact using the following address:

Ambedkar Institute of Advanced communication technologies and Research, Geeta Colony, Delhi - 110 031.

Tel:- 011 21210161 (Principal office)

Tel:- 011 21210162 (admin office)

Ques. Is AIACTR an anti-ragging campus?

Ans. Students grievance cell is formed to solve the problems students face. Under the cell, there is an anti-ragging committee. The committee consists of four members. The institute is intolerant of ragging and students can contact the committee under any such situations.

Ques. Do AIACTR have hostel facilities?

Ans. No,the college does not have hostel facilities available for the time being. But there are many hostels around the campus.

Ques. Do AIACTR have an Applied science and humanities department?

Ans. Yes, AIACTR has an applied science and humanities department. Physics, chemistry, mathematics and English and communicative skills are the subjects taught under this department. There are five faculties in this department.