NATION BUILDING BY MAN MAKING
College management is very high standard and liberal to the welfare of students. The idea to increase intake and avail even best facilities can be there.
Graduate aptitude test of engineering (GATE), AIR-182, score-42/100, IIT Madras is top for engineering.
FEE STRUCTURE AND FACILITIES
The structure is very much feasible. In fact, the course fee is one of the cheapest in the country and hostel, mess and premises facilities are best in the country. Also GATE, CSIR, UGC qualified students get a fellowship from the government or institute. Students may not have to expend any extra money other than fees for almost everything. Students from unprivileged category also get rebate or exemption from the fee.
Placement facility is one of the best in the country. Most of the peer company join the placement season. Placement cell works hard throughout the year to gather all possible opportunities. Also if one plans for higher study in peer institute abroad , then the institute provides proper references and facilities to gather necessary requirement for application and selection.
Shortlisting through Institute form (March-April or October-November) based on B.Tech CGPA, GATE score. Also we have mention a writeup on why we want to join IIT Madras in particular program and brief of research work we want to pursue. Then department level written exam and interview of the specialized area, conducted by expert Professors of that area.
Hostel are very well constructed and hostel facility are good. Every individual gets personal room, cleanliness is well taken care. The ambiance and surrounding of the hostel is well protected and kept peaceful for study and privacy of student. Mess food are also great, the quality of food well examined by authority and quality control companies. The menu is decided by collective consent of students and representatives and strictly maintained.
Alumni cell is well organised to keep track of all alumnies and connect or communicate with them . Also a great funding and industrial or administrative help is provided by aluminies at higher authority positions.
Faculties are very good. There qualification, expertise and experience is in par with global level. The kind of guidance and suggestion one gets from faculty is very advanced. Their exposure to course structure is very novel and high level and their guidance on research problems is very high. The facilities provided are best in India. To summarize the institute has best faculty and facilities in the country and only few or none other institutes are to such stature.
Campus life is best. The whole campus is filled with big trees and wildlife. Well-known places are very gardened and decorated. The gender ratio is not adequate but still intermixing is common, girls are allowed to visit boys hostel and vice versa. International standard library. Various facility to learn sports, music, yoga, students cultural and scientific clubs, Institute lecture series, quizzes, debates are very common activity. Renowned personality from different parts of the world in the field of science, technology, arts, politics, social activity, sports, movies, etc regularly visit to share their experiences and communicate with students and faculties
Exams are very high level and with novel structure. The evaluation process depends on the level of courses. A good amount of weightage is given to practicals and course projects. For graduate projects , the evaluation is very high level and the experts expects a high end output according the global standard.
COURSE CURRICULUM OVERVIEW
Course is good with more practical and on-hand experiences, as per industry trends and research perspective. Basically, advanced courses one has to choose according their specialization area and then rigorous research on a particular project one has to do , which will be regularly evaluated by an expert panel. At the end one has to publish quality papers and write Thesis on their work which will be evaluated by an expert from peer person from another institute.
Yes. There are summer and winter internship programs related to particular field of research. One can get around 4000 to 8000 for undergraduate and 10000 to 15000 for post graduate internship.
SASTRA is an annual technical festival. Exhibition for robotics, new idea projects and industry people gathering occurs. Gaming, coding, technical quizzes, and recreational activities occur. SARANG is the annual cultural festival and many arts, music, drama, programs, etc are organized. Many celebrities and renowned people come to share their experiences. Pro-shows of famous Indian and foreign music bands occur. Participation is from all over the country and even abroad. Inter IIT sports meet occur every year to organize sports competition between the various group and individual level. Now and then many other events are very common in IIT Madras.
LOAN/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVISIONS
Loans are available by almost all banks on brand name of IIT Madras. Scholarships are also avaliable from various government organizations and private companies. MHRD, CSIR, DST, TCS, Texas Instruments, IBM, etc are to be few well known.