International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (IIITB), popularly known as IIITB is a Deemed to be University. IIITB was established in 1999 with an aim to cater to the needs of the society. The IIITB admission to the postgraduate courses of IIITB is made on the basis of GATE score.
IIIT Bangalore Courses and Admission
The various courses offered by IIIT Bangalore are integrated M.Tech, M.Tech, Master of Science by Research and Ph.D. programs.
Integrated M.Tech Program
The five-year integrated program at IITB is offered to the candidates with first class marks at 10+2 level which must be any State/Central board recognized. The admission seeking applicant must have scored minimum 60% marks and studied Mathematics as one of the subjects. The selection procedure will be made considering the score of Paper-1 (JEE Main).
The M.Tech program at IIITB is offered in two specializations, namely, Information Technology and Electronic Systems Design. The candidate must have scored the minimum 65% marks in Bachelor’s degree (B.E, B.Tech or equivalent) in order to apply to the program. Also, M.Sc or MCA degree holders with first class marks are eligible to apply. The final selection will be based on the performance of GATE score.
Master of Science (Digital Science) Program
To apply to this program, the candidate must have done Graduation in any discipline with first division from a recognized University. The selection procedure includes entrance examination and personal interview.
PG Diploma Program
At IIITB, the Post Graduate Diploma is offered in Data Science, Software Development and Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. The students with Bachelor’s or Master’s degree (Science/ Business/ Commerce/ Mathematics/ Computer Applications) may apply to the program. The selection procedure will include a test to check aptitude and quantitative abilities of the candidate and must have a work experience of more than two years. The students are exempted from the test for admission to PG Diploma in Data Science if they meet any of the criteria:
- GRE score must be greater than 300.
- GMAT score must be greater than 650.
- CAT score must be greater than 90 percentile.
Master of Science (Research) Program
The program is offered to the Graduates who possess the degree in Engineering (B.Tech, B.E or equivalent).
The Doctor of Philosophy is offered in numerous specializations, namely, Computer Science, Data Sciences, Electronic Systems Design, Information Technology & Society, Software Engineering etc. For admission to the Ph.D. program, the Master’s degree in Engineering (M.S. by Research/M.Sc (Research), M.Tech, M.E or equivalent) is the requirement to apply to the program.
Scholarship for Master of Science by Research and Ph.D. candidates
A fellowship worth INR 12,000 is awarded to full-time students admitted to the Master of Science by Research program. The Ph.D. students are entitled to a fellowship worth INR 25,000 per month.
Scholarship for M.Tech and Integrated M.Tech Students
The IITB offers scholarships based on merit and need of the candidate. The merit-based scholarship includes a stipend which is offered monthly.
The IIITB enjoys 100% placement. The institute offers internship as well as full-time employment.
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