|JEE Main examination dates||September 1 – 6, 2020|
|JEE Main result declaration||September 11 and 18, 2020|
|JEE Main Counselling registration and choice filling||October 6 – 15, 2020|
|JEE Main Registration 2021 (January session)||3rd week of October 2020|
|JEE Main Registration (Closes) (January session)||2nd week of November 2020|
|JEE Main 2021 Exam Dates||2nd week of January 2021|
|JEE Advanced 2020 exam date||September 27, 2020|
|Declaration of JEE (Advanced) 2020 Results||October 5, 2020|
|Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT)||October 8, 2020|
|Declaration of AAT results||October 11, 2020|
|Tentative Start of Seat Allocation Process||October 6, 2020|
|Tentative End of Seat Allocation Process||November 9, 2020|
|GATE 2020 exam dates||February 1 – 9, 2020|
|GATE 2020 result||March 16, 2020|
|CCMT 2020 online registration & fee payment and online choice filling||May 13, 2020, to June 12, 2020|
|GATE 2021 Registration window||September 11, 2020|
|Extended Last date to fill the Application form||October 8, 2020|
|Last Date for submitting the online application form with late fee||October 14, 2020|
|Issue of GATE Admit card||January 8, 2021|
|Exam date 2021||February 5-7 & February 12-14, 2021|
M.Tech in Data Science
|Date of opening of portal for submitting online applications.||April 3, 2020|
|Last date for submitting online applications.||April 30, 2020|
|Written test||Last week of May 2020|
|1st Merit list declared||June 2, 2020|
|Admission against 1st merit list||June 21, 2020|
|2nd merit list declared||July 18, 2020|
|3rd merit list declared||July 21, 2020|
|Last date of admission||August 3, 2020|
|JAM 2021 application start date||September 10, 2020|
|JAM 2021 application last date||October 15, 2020|
Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IITH), despite established in 2008, the college has achieved 8th rank in India for the Engineering as per the NIRF 2020 rankings. IIT Hyderabad is way better in terms of placements. In the first phase of IIT Hyderabad 2019-20 placements, students were able to receive the highest salary package up to INR 60.41 LPA whereas the average salary package remained at INR 22 LPA. The top-paying companies in the placement cycle were TSMC, Microsoft, Richtek, Denso, and D.E Shaw.
IIT Hyderabad is the first Indian Institute to offer a full-fledged B.Tech program in Artificial Intelligence. IIT Hyderabad offers various programs such as B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Des, M.Des, MA. The flagship program of IIT Hyderabad is the B.Tech program specialized in Artificial Intelligence, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Physics, Engineering Science, Material Science, Metallurgical Engineering, Mathematics & Computing, and Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering. Admission to the program is based on JEE Advanced exam scores and the counseling body for the same is JoSAA.
IIT Hyderabad has approved intake of 910 UG seats, 181 PG seats, and 41 seats for (3-year PG courses). The total faculty members at IIT Hyderabad are 222 amongst which 98.19% hold Ph.D. degrees. IIT Hyderabad is well-connected to the railway station, airport, and bus station. There are currently about 2700 students enrolled in the college with 20% of the student population being female. Admission to IIT Hyderabad is based on the marks secured by the candidates in national levels entrance tests like JEE Advanced, GATE, and IIT JAM. Last year, the closing rank for JEE Advanced of B.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering was 616, which is much higher in comparison to the 2018’s 777.
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|Established | Type||2008 | Autonomous|
|Courses offered||UG, PG, and Ph.D.|
|Popular Courses||B.Tech, M.Tech|
|Exam scores accepted||JEE Advanced, UCEED, IIT-JAM, GATE, NET, and CEED|
|Faculty to student ratio||1:14|
|How to reach||50 km away from Secundrabad railway station|
64 km away from Rajiv Gandhi International airport
54 km away from Mahatma Gandhi Bus Station
|How is the weather||Warm, Humid, Unpredictable, not much in winters|
|Academic buildings||3 (9 buildings in progress)|
|Campus Area||576 acres|
|Facilities||Hairdressing Salon, Bakery, Medical dispensary, Gym, Apollo Pharmacy, ATM Machine, etc.|
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Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad offers various specializations in B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Des, M.Des, and Ph.D. Tabulated below are the details of the courses:
|Course||Specialization||Eligibility||Tuition Fees (First Year)|
75% marks in the 12th class examination, or be in the top 20 percentiles in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards
For SC/ST students the qualifying marks would be 65% in the 12th class examination.
|Computer Science Engineering|
Candidate must have passed 10+2 board examination
|M.Tech||Computer Science Engineering|
4-year B.Tech../B.E. degree in any engineering discipline or an MSc/MS/MCA degree in CS/IT/Maths An excellent academic record. Candidates having professional qualifications recognized by AICTE, like AMIE, are also eligible to apply.
The candidate should have demonstrated an adequate background in computer science (Valid GATE score in CS/IT)
B.Sc degree in any relevant discipline
B.Des, BFA, or B.E. degree. CEED score and a minimum of 55% marks (50% marks in case of SC/ST)
Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 55% marks (50% for SC/ST candidates)
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The candidates seeking admission in the Institute are required to fulfill the eligibility criteria as per the courses. They are required to fill an online application form available on the official website of the Institute. An application fee of INR 300 for General and OBC (INR 150 for SC/ ST/ PwD Category and Females) should be paid through SBI Collect.
The institute offers admission through merit scored in the national level entrance exams. Following is a list of qualifying exams for the above-mentioned courses:
|B. Tech||JEE Advanced||Read more|
|B. Design||CEED||Read more|
|M. Tech||GATE||Read more|
|M. Design||CEED||Read more|
|M. Sc||IIT JAM||Read more|
The students of IIT Hyderabad are awarded various scholarships by the institute as well as from international institutions.
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Tabulated below is the cut off of JEE Mains for B.Tech (Computer Science and Engineering):
|Specializations||IIT Hyderabad CSE Cut off (Opening Rank)||IIt Hyderabad CSE Cut off (Closing Rank)|
|Computer Science and Engineering||179||564|
|Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering||5867||6773|
|Mathematics and Computing||601||876|
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Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad has recently completed its first phase of the 2019-20 placements, though the placements are still going on. A total of 291 offers were received for 479 registered students. Earlier in the 2018-19 placement cycle, 261 job offers from 252 companies all over the world. Highlights of IIT Hyderabad placements are as follows:
|Companies registered for placement||252|
|Highest salary offered||INR 60.41 LPA|
|IIT Hyderabad average package||INR 22 LPA|
|Top paying companies||TSMC, Microsoft, Richtek, Denso, and D.E Shaw|
The academic year 2018-19 saw 261 job offers from 252 companies all over the world. The highest offered CTC was INR 53.79 LPA and the average CTC was INR 16.74 LPA. These included 22 international offers. The highest paying companies that recruited from IIT Hyderabad were Mercari, Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development, Works Application, and SMS Data Tech.
Summer Internship Programs are also organized every year where 3rd-year B.Tech students are given the chance to participate for a total of 8 weeks. Students are given research and industrial based opportunities in registered companies such as Amazon, Adobe, DE SHAW, Suzuki Japan, Philips, Goldman Sachs, AIESEC, and many more.
159 Solutions, Amazon, Barclays, BDL, BeeHyv, BELCAN, Benz, BPCL, Bharti Airtel, Aakash Education, Aarvee Associates, Accenture, Accenture Japan, Accolite, Addverb, Aditya Birla, Adobe Systems, Aganitha Cognitive Solutions, Agility, Capgemini, C-DAC, C-Dot, Celigo India Private Limited, CeWiT, CodeNation, COGOPORT, etc.
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|International offers||14 (all from Japan)|
|Recruiters||Adobe, GE Digital, NTT-AT, Spiral Inc, AGC Asia Pacific, Great four systems, etc.|
Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad currently has a highly qualified faculty of 222 professors, assistant professors, and associate professors. 218 members of the faculty are Ph.D. holders in their respective disciplines and the remaining 4 are Masters of Design. Many faculty members are pursuing their own research with scholars working under them.
Most faculty members at IIT Hyderabad follow an open-door policy, which means that they are available to clear doubts and for consultation even outside of class hours.
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The campus of the Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad is spread across a massive 576 acres located in Kandi, Sangareddy. It is situated at NH65 and lies near the outer Ring Road. The following are the facilities offered by the institute to cater to the needs of the students:
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|Institute||Highest CTC||Average CTC||NIRF Ranking 2020|
|IIT Hyderabad||INR 60.41 LPA||INR 22 LPA||17|
|IIT Indore||INR 50 LPA||INR 22.92 LPA||23|
|IIT Bhubaneswar||INR 43.3 LPA||INR 15.8 LPA||56|
|IIT Gandhinagar||INR 40 LPA||INR 8.92 LPA||35|
|IIT Mandi||INR 40 LPA||INR 13.5 LPA||67|
|IIT Patna||INR 38 LPA||INR 13.5 LPA||54|
|IIT Ropar||INR 17.45 LPA||INR 14.56 LPA||39|
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In the 11 years of its life span, IIT Hyderabad has covered 14 start-ups in India in the sectors of Healthcare, Microelectronics, and Technology. Out of the 14 start-ups, 3 start-ups are currently working and 5 have received funds. On average, every year a batch of almost 200 students comes up with one good start-up at IIT Hyderabad. The two successful start-ups of IIT Hyderabad are:
Ques. Which is better, IIT Hyderabad or IIT Indore?
Ans. There are many reasons for one to choose IIT Hyderabad over IIT Indore. Firstly, IIT Hyderabad is ranked (8th) above IIT Indore (13th) according to NIRF 2019. The college is showing an exponentially high growth rate as compared to the other IITs and other Engineering colleges in India. The campus is developing fast and new equipment is introduced to the labs every year. The placements are very good with the highest offered CTC reaching INR 1.2 crore per annum in 2018 and INR 53.79 LPA in 2019. There are hostel facilities available for boys and girls on a one-room per person basis. The faculty is highly qualified and helpful with 218 members being Ph.D. holders in their fields. There are over 100 labs for teaching and research purposes that can be accessed by both students and faculty members.
Ques. What are the specializations available in B.Tech at IIT Hyderabad?
Ans. There are a total of 9 specializations available under the B.Tech course. These are Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Physics, Engineering Science (Virtual), Materials Science & Metallurgical Engineering, Mathematics & Computing and Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering. Students with over 75% marks in 12th board examinations are eligible for admission. The admissions are made according to the annual JEE Main rank achieved by the candidate.
Ques. How is the infrastructure at IIT Hyderabad?
Ans. The IIT Hyderabad campus spreads across 576 acres of green land. The administrative and academic blocks are fully functional. The hostels are well planned, ventilated and follow German architecture. The hostel WiFi gives a high speed of 120 Mbps and there are LAN cables in every room so that students are well connected. There are a functional gym and sports grounds on the campus as well. Students can enjoy indoor games such as snooker, Indian and American pool, Foosball, Carrom, Dart Boards, Chess, etc.
Ques. How is the IIT Hyderabad Department of Design?
Ans. The department of design at IIT Hyderabad offers BDes, MDes, and Ph.D. in design. The department has a faculty strength of 8 members out of which there are 1 Professor and 7 Assistant Professors. The faculty members are helping and friendly. Admission at the department is based on the CEED exam score.
Ques. What is the expected IIT Hyderabad M.Tech Cut off?
Ans. The expected cut off for the M.Tech program at IIT Hyderabad for different categories is as follows:
|Economically Weaker section||432|
Ques. What are the important dates for 2020 admissions?
Ans. Important dates for the 2020 admissions at IIT Hyderabad are:
|Old UG, PG & Ph.D. students Registration||24 and 25 Aug 2020|
|New UG students Registration||Will be informed later|
|New M.Sc. Students Financial Registration (Fees Payment)||20th Aug 2020|
|New PG (M.Tech., M.Des., MA) Students Financial Registration (Fees Payment)||25th Aug 2020|
|Live orientation for new PG Course Registration (AIMS) - Link will be shared through mail||28th Aug 2020|
|New Ph.D. Students Financial Registration (Fees Payment)||14th to 25th Aug 2020|
|Live orientation for new Ph.D. Course Registration (AIMS)- Link will be shared through mail||29th Aug 2020|
|Last date of Financial Registration (Fees Payment) (UG on-roll / PG new & on-roll/ PhD new & on-roll students)||25th Aug 2020|
|Commencement of online classes (UG on-roll / PG new & on-roll/ PhD new & on-roll students)||01 Sep 2020|
|Commencement of classes for new UG (B Tech and B Des) Students||Will be informed later|
Ques. How to reach IIT Hyderabad via Metro?
Ans. Once you reach the Secunderabad-East Metro station which is about 600 meters from the Secunderabad Railway station:
Ques. What Japanese company visit IIT Hyderabad for an on-campus internship?
Ans. Companies that visit IIT Hyderabad for an On-campus internship are SMS Data Tech, NTT-AT, Suzuki Motor Corporation, Spiral, Sansan, DG Takano, Accenture Japan, Aisin, Fast retailing, Rakuten, Denso, Denso-Adit, Softbank, etc.
Ques. What is the fee structure for the international students at IIT Hyderabad?
Ans. The international students are divided into two categories, i.e. SAARC country students and Non-SAARC country students. SAARC countries include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, The Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Given below is the fee structure in two categories:
|Particulars||SAARC Country students (1st year)||Non-SAARC country students (1st year)|
|Compulsory fee||INR 1,57,875||INR 3,07,875|
|Another compulsory fee (as per university fee circular)||INR 7875||INR 7875|
|Hostel & other charges||INR 25550||INR 25550|
|Refundable charges (to be paid by a scholar)||INR 10500||INR 10500|
|Non -Refundable charges (to be paid by a scholar)||INR 235845||INR 385845|
Ques. What documents do I need to produce for admission/ registration?
Ans. You are advised to upload in AIMS all Educational Certificates, Mark sheets, GATE/CSIR-JRF/UGC/DST Inspire award letter, Category Certificates, Medical fitness certificate, etc. Physical verification of certificates will take place only on the resumption of offline classes at IITH. Until then your admission is provisional.
Ques. Does IIT Hyderabad provide education loans to its students?
Ans. Yes, the institute provides education loans to its students through its on-campus SBI and Canara Bank branch.
|B.Tech||₹2.23 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Advanced|
|M.Tech||₹5.01 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Pass in Graduation + GATE|
|M.A||₹31,395 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|B.Des||₹2.26 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|M.Des||₹31,395 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 55% + CEED|
|Ph.D||₹25,095 (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation|
|M.Phil||₹35,200 (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation|
Ans. IIT Hyderabad is considered to be one of the 2nd Generation IITs initiated by Govt. of India and shares strong links with IT and Industrial Hubs. It was ranked 8th for Engineering by NIRF 2020 and ranked 198th in Asia by QS World Rankings. IIT Hyderabad is the first institute in India to offer a B.Tech program in Artificial Intelligence. Artificial Intelligence at IITs: To keep up with the increasing industry demands of proficient professionals in the field of Artificial Intelligence, many IITs offer diploma, certificate, and Ph.D. courses in AI. IIT Roorkee has recently launched an Online Certification Artificial Intelligence Course in collaboration with Coursera whose duration is Six Months. Two faculties from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay have worked closely with Great Learning to develop and launch a three-month deep learning certification program. IIT Delhi has developed an AI system that will help medical practitioners use a low-powered electronic hardware system to diagnose health conditions such as malaria, TB, cervical cancer, and intestinal parasites in milliseconds. In order to meet the growing demand for students, IIT-G has introduced a new MTech program in data science. IIT Madras also offers dual degree specializations in robotics and data science. IIT Roorkee offers online certification courses in courses on emerging technologies like AI, machine learning, computer vision, etc. However, IIT Hyderabad is the first institute to offer a B.Tech program in Artificial Intelligence and puts much emphasis on core areas such as Natural Language Processing, Game Theory, Reinforcement Learning, Multi-agent systems, Search, Planning, and Reasoning. AI - IIT Hyderabad: Admission: Admission to the B.Tech AI program at IIT Hyderabad is done through scores obtained in the JEE Advanced Entrance Test. According to the 2019 data, the required cutoff for securing a seat in AI at IIT Hyderabad is 657. The BTech course fee at the institute is 2.23 lakhs per annum. Placement: Top recruiters at IIT Hyderabad include Accenture, Deshaw, Oracle, Microsoft, ISRO, L&T, MRF, Qualcomm, and Infosys. The highest package offered was 53.79 LPA while the average salary was 16.74 LPA. The overall percentage of placed students was 80%. The placement season of 2019 saw an 80% surge in new international recruiters. IIT Hyderabad is a 2nd Generation IITs which offers courses with smaller credits and has brilliant tie-ups with industry all around the globe. The recently launched Artificial Intelligence B.Tech program is high on demand. Artificial Intelligence is the ultimate future of Technology and the industry requires more qualified professionals in the field. So, it is safe to say that more IITs should follow the footsteps of IIT Hyderabad by offering BTech in Artificial Intelligence.Read more
Ans. IIT Hyderabad, located in the Sangareddy district of Telangana is considered to be one of the 2nd Generation IITs initiated by Govt. of India and shares strong links with IT and Industrial Hubs. IIT Hyderabad is among the very few institutes in India to offer an M.Tech program in Data Science. M.Tech Data Science - Highlights: Executive M.Tech in Data Science is offered by the CSE Department. The program has 48 credits which come with flexibility in terms of duration. The degree program can be completed in 3-5years. The 3rd year of the program involves two compulsory capstone projects. This course allows students to reduce the number of credits and get over the course within 2-4 years. Students who wish to discontinue the Capstone Projects may graduate with an Executive M.Tech Data Science(EMDS) Degree. In addition to the above eligibility, it is imperative for students to have minimum work experience prior to applying. Admission Process: Admission to MTech Data Science program at IIT Hyderabad is done through scores obtained in the GATE. MTech Data Science at the institute costs around 9.91 lakhs. Faculty: Currently, there are 23 faculty members in the department. Most of the faculty members have Ph.D. degrees in their respective fields. Placement: Roles offered to students having done M.Tech in Data Science includes Data Scientist, Data Analyst, Data Engineer, Marketing Analyst, and Business Intelligence Analyst. Top recruiters at IIT Hyderabad include Accenture, Deshaw, Oracle, Microsoft, ISRO, L&T, MRF, Qualcomm, and Infosys. The highest package offered was 53.79 LPA. The placement season of 2019 saw an 80% surge in new international recruiters. Criteria IIT Hyderabad Students Placed 80% Average Salary 16.74 LPA Data Science is a newly growing and demanding course, with a wide horizon in-terms of jobs and applications. Many students also choose to pursue higher studies in the field. IIT Hyderabad has international recognition and the IIT brand name presents many opportunities in the field of Research and Development.Read more
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|Birla Institute of Technology and Science - [BITS], Pilani||# 27 by NIRF||₹4,02,575|
|National Institute of Technology - [NIT], Warangal||# 46 by NIRF||₹1,29,700|
|International Institute of Information Technology - [IIIT-B], Bangalore||# 8 by Outlook (private)||₹1,87,600|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], Guwahati||# 7 by NIRF||₹2,14,738|
|NIT Trichy, Tiruchirappalli||# 24 by NIRF||₹1,31,063|
|International Institute of Information Technology - [IIIT], Hyderabad||# 101 by NIRF||₹2,80,000|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], Gandhi Nagar||# 35 by NIRF||₹2,57,375|
|Birla Institute of Technology and Science - [BITS], Hyderabad||# 47 by Jagranjosh (private)||₹3,91,375|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT BHU], Varanasi||# 26 by NIRF||₹75,419|