I had to qualify through GATE.On my 2nd attempt I cleared this exam. The course which I opted for was available at the institution and I wasn't qualified in some other IITs bcoz of higher cutoffs.
FEE STRUCTURE AND FACILITIES
Being the government college, the fee structure is feasible. Besides the stipend is sufficient enough to pay for your fees for academic year. Per sem fee was 36000.
Placements are good if you maintain good cgpa. Many companies come for recruiting the students. The work profile is also very good.
There is very strong alumni network. Though its a new institution, many alumnis are working in respectable positions. Many alumns are working in japan and have a alumni club there also.
Faculty is very good. All faculties have good knowledge of their respective field. They are very helpful and you can be sure that they will help you in any technical problem or else will guide you to the revelant person.
Being in IIT itself means there will be lot of extra curricular activities going on. Many clubs arrange small quiz for some treats. Technical feativals are also very good.
COURSE CURRICULUM OVERVIEW
Course curriculumn is very good and all courses are well structured. All courses are developed keeping in mind the academic progress of the students. Projects at end of semwstres also help a lot.
The stipend for our batch was 8000pm. Thia was later increased to 12400pm.The industrial internship options are also there and there are lot of opportunities for internships.
There are lot of events celebrated throughout the year. The main technical feat is ELAN. Other than that lot of events are happening. There are many clubs to participate.
LOAN/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVISIONS
Other than standars scholarships I havnt beard of any such schemes. But you can always opt for educational loan.