The Indian Institute of Technology, Patna is the new establishment in the IIT system. The Institute was established on 6th of August in the year of 2008 by the Act of Parliament as an Institute of National Importance. It is one of eight new IITs established by Ministry of Human Resource and Development, GOI. The campus of the institution is situated in the Patliputra colony, Patna. The institute has collaborated with foreign universities such as Louisiana University, New South Wales University in Australia etc. The Institute offers UG, PG and Doctoral Programs in Engineering and Science. Selection is based on National Level entrance exams like JEE Advanced, GATE or IIT JAM.
IIT Patna Highlights
UGC and AICTE
How to Reach
Distance from Bihta Railway Station – 2Km
IIT Patna Courses and Admission
IIT Patna provides B.Tech. Program under five specializations at undergraduate level, M.Tech., M.Sc., at post-graduation level, and Ph.D. in three disciplines. Admission is done through given entrance exams:
- B.Tech. Selection is done through JEE Advanced
- For M.Tech. Admission is based on GATE
- M.Sc. Admission is based on IIT JAM
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IIT Patna Academic Departments
The Indian Institute of Technology, Patna is made up of three different Schools. These schools are also made by different departments. These are as follows-
School of Basic Sciences consisting Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry Departments. All the departments were started in 2008 and the PhD programs in 2009.
School of Humanities consisting Humanities & Social Science Department- Subjects such as English, Economics and Sociology are offered to orient engineering graduates to focus on global issues with the skills that they achieve.
School of Engineering consisting departments like Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering and Electrical Engineering etc.
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