EMERGING MANDI-GOOD COLLEGE WEATHER
International exposures were good. There were some exchange program for students to study their 1 semester outside the countries that have MoU signed by our college. German language has been taught to ur students as most of the MoU's are wth german universities.
Students are admitted to undergraduate courses (four-year Bachelor of Technology) through an All-India entrance known as Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) conducted by all the seven IIT's along with IT-BHU and ISM-Dhanbad, at various centres across the country in which more than 4,72,000 candidates compete for around 8,295 seats.
FEE STRUCTURE AND FACILITIES
Its affordable.IIT Mandi comes under MHRD department of our country and hence the education is subsidized for the most part. The students need to pay around 1,60,000 INR per year to cover their whole expense here, hostels and mess expenses included.
The Placement Scenario at Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Mandi is quite good for CSE students, but it's very bad for EE and ME students. Almost all the CSE students have got placed in the year 2015. Same is the scene with Internship. Many known companies, such as Flipkart, Amazon, Microsoft visit the campus for CSE students (Internship and Placement), but very few core EE and ME companies visit the campus. Key companies that hire from our campus for the role of SDE/SDET include Flipkart, Amazon, Microsoft, Drishti-Soft, Samsung Research, Practo, Grofers. Average Salary (per year) for CSE: Rs 11 lakhs per annum, ME : Rs 7 lakhs per annum, EE: Rs 7 lakhs per annum. Highest Salary for CSE: Rs 27.4 lakhs per annum (India). Percentage of CSE batch that got places: 98%
Each hostel has got a common room with almost every facility one can think of, TT tables, microwave, TV, etc. Currently more than 10 hostels are being used for the accommodation with 2 messes functioning. Hostels being built with updated technology and most luxurious facilities are one of the best parts of the campus. Food is quite decent with daily diet costing only INR 98.
It's too early to talk our alumini network as ours is a new college, but whatever seniors we have, have marked their presence in almost every big firm and university when it comes to research and related fields.
The faculty is quite good. They are very encouraging, along with that, they offer guidance and knowledge on various aspects. For teaching, they take us on various on-field operations. So that we can learn big. We often visited industries and. Teachers give notes on various concepts and along with it, they show some knowledgeable videos by which we can learn easily and big.
IIT Mandi has got all kind of clubs and societies be it technical or cultural. Just to name a few Website and Networks Group, Robotics Club, Energy Club on technical side, Dramatics Section, Music club, Dance section on cultural side and Photography and Art Geeks club and Literay Section, students get all kind of exposure they can think of in the field they are interested in.
Exams and laboratory works are structured very well and there exists two semesters per year , in between there is mids and labs are very frequently conducted classes.
COURSE CURRICULUM OVERVIEW
Course curriculum is well thought and faculty concentrates much on practical learning.there are many industrial visits during the course which makes students to know the work experience and their knowledge would increase.
For CSE, students may get internship and job very easily with companies like Microsoft, google, Amazon with stipends and also provide PPO if you were very brilliantly during the internship.
Exodia, the annual tech-cult festival is the main festival on campus, followed by Rann-Neeti, the annual sports festival and many other Intra-college festivals keep happening from time to time. To anyone you ask on campus on how's life at IIT Mandi, you'll get unanimous answer, "Awesome". I guess that describes it all.
LOAN/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVISIONS
Scholarships are provided to students depending on their family's annual income and many students avail this option and are facilitated by it. Around 40% of the students are able to avail this facility. And if any kind of loans are required, banks like SBI, PNB and many others are more than happy to do so.