Latest Update: IIT Bombay is currently inviting application forms for the Ph.D. admissions 2020, classes for which will begin from January 2021. The minimum eligibility for the same is a Master’s degree in the relevant field along with a valid GATE/ CEED/ UGC-NET score. Applications are being invited in the online mode only. The last date to submit the completed application form is October 26, 2020. Also, online registration for GATE 2021 is extended up to October 7, 2020.
|Availability of Ph.D. application form||September 29, 2020|
|Last date for receipt of completed application forms||October 26, 2020|
|Last date to register for GATE 2021||October 7, 2020|
|Change of choice in the examination city for Ph.D. applicants 2020||October 28, to November 11, 2020|
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay is ranked 3rd in the Engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2019., making it one of the best Engineering colleges in the country. In 53 years of IIT Bombay, it has 39000 graduate students from different fields and courses. Currently, the strength at IIT Bombay is 7202 students and a highly qualified and diverse faculty of 673 members across its under undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs.
IIT Bombay offers various specializations under B.Tech, M.tech, M.sc and Ph.D. courses. The qualifying examinations for these courses are JEE Mains, GATE and IIT JAM. Last year, the opening and closing cutoff for admission to B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering was 1-63 and 10-313 for boys and girls respectively. The institute also has a great placement record with almost 1200 placement offers in the previous session. The median salary offered was INR 17.49 LPA overall across all departments. The recruiters include some multinational companies and reputed organizations such as Apple, Microsoft, Google, Uber, IBM, Samsung and many more.
|Established | Type||1958 | Autonomous|
|Accredited||UGC and AICTE|
|Popular Courses||B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Sc, Ph.d|
|Entrances||JEE, GATE and JAM|
IIT Bombay is known for its B.Tech program which is considered best in India. But over the period of time, IIT Bombay has developed itself as the leading institute for various programs. IIT Bombay offers various courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level
|Courses Offered||Specializations||Eligibility||Tuition Fee (First Year)|
|B.Tech||Civil Engineering||10+2 passed out from any recognized board with 75% marks.||INR 2,11,400|
|Computer Science and Engineering|
|M.Tech||Computer Science and Engineering||Graduated from any recognized university in a relevant stream.||INR 2,18,800|
|M.Sc||Mathematics||Bachelor’s degree in relevant field with 55% marks scored.||INR 42,600|
|Ph.D||Computer Science and Engineering||INR 73,000|
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Admissions in IIT Bombay are made through various entrance exams. Every course in IIT Bombay has its own national level entrance examination and hence the admission procedure varies with each program. The qualifying examinations are as follows:
|M.Tech\M.Tech + PhD||GATE|
|M.Sc and M.Sc + PhD||IIT JAM|
|PhD||GATE scores + Written Test and Personal Interview conducted by IIT Bombay management|
IIT Bombay is one of the most preferred IITs for the top rank holders in JEE Advanced. In 2019 the Institute became the most preferred IIT for computer science specialization and some of the top rank holders got admission to the institute. Last year’s cutoff for admission to B.Tech is as tabulated below:
|Course||Male (Opening-Closing)||Female (Opening-Closing)|
|Computer Science and Engineering||1-63||10-313|
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IIT Bombay offers a scholarship for various programs. Mentioned below is the data of scholarships provided to the eligible students at IIT Bombay:
|Ph.D.||SJM School of Management Endowment Scholarship|
|IITB Monash Scholarship|
|EATON Technologies Pvt. Ltd.|
|SERB (Purdue Visiting Doctoral Fellowship (for 12 months))|
|M. Tech||Forbes Marshall|
|Dr. Gargi Vishnoi Memorial Scholarship (Only for Biosciences and Bioengineering Department)|
|UG Programs||Named Scholarship|
|Ph.D.||NBHM (National Board of Higher Mathematics|
|DBT-JRF or DBT-SRF (Department of Biotechnology Jr. research Fellowship)|
|ICMR (Indian Council of Medical Research)|
|M.Tech||DAE (DGFS) (BRNS) (Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences)|
|AERB (Atomic Energy Regulatory Board)|
|MERC (Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission)|
|MPCB (Maharashtra Pollution Control Board)|
|Master of Science||NBHM (National Board of Higher Mathematics)|
|UG Programs||National Scholarships (All States)|
|National Talent Search Scholarship (NTS)|
|M.Sc||Merit cum Means (MCM) Scholarship|
|Free Messing Facilities (SC/ST)|
|M.Sc/PhD Dual Degree|
|Under-Graduate||Institute Merit Cum Means|
|Free Messing (SC/ST)|
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Indian Institute of Technology has a dedicated and highly functional Placement Cell that ensures that all students get an opportunity to get placed at renowned companies and organizations at the national and international levels. In the academic year 2018-2019, 343 companies made a total of 1186 job offers across courses. There were more than 200 offers from 57 companies offering a CTC of more than INR 16 LPA, along with an all-time highest number of PPOs reaching 131 in total.
The overall average CTC reached INR 17.49 LPA, including 108 international offers. Students were recruited across sectors such as Analytics, Education, Consulting, Finance, IT/Software, Research and Development, Engineering and Technology, Public Sector Undertaking and more. Some of the top past recruiters at IIT Bombay have been tech giants such as Boeing, Apple, Microsoft, Google, Uber, IBM, Samsung, Sony, Mahindra, BYJUs, Hyundai, L&T, Vedanta, Tata, HP, ITC and several more.
From the PG program, a total of 577 students were placed in the year 2018-2019 through IIT Bombay’s placement cell with an impressive median salary package of over INR 50.93 LPA. Over 1000 students from departments including aerospace, civil engineering, chemical engineering, computer science, engineering physics etc were also selected for internship opportunities with reputed companies.
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Indian Institute of Technology Bombay has a large and diverse faculty of 673 members across all departments, schools and centres. A majority of this number are Ph.D holders from renowned national and international universities in their respective disciplines. The faculty at IIT Bombay is the best in class and includes some of the most academically qualified individuals in the country. The faculty to student ratio at the college is about 14:1. All members are highly experienced and encourage students to learn through innovative methods for better clarification of concepts. They are always interactive with students and stay available for students even outside of classrooms. The faculty consists of professors, assistant professors, and associate professors.
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The campus of the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay spreads across a massive area of 550 acres of land. The college is well known for providing students with the best campus life and several provisions to fulfill most requirements any student can face during their time at IIT Bombay:
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Ques. How is IIT Bombay?
Ans. IIT Bombay is ranked 3rd in Engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2019, making is one of the best engineering colleges in the country with world-class faculty, quality of education, student life and other facilities in general. The college offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs across many specializations. The college also has a huge campus and offers many provisions to its students including comfortable accommodation in hostels, access to one of the best IIT Libraries in India, sports facilities, extracurricular and cultural clubs and very importantly a great placement record. In the previous year’s placement session, more than 1180 students from undergraduate courses were placed at reputed companies and major organizations. 57 companies offered CTC packages of more than INR 16 LPA, followed by other high paying job offers. Overall IIT Bombay is a leading engineering college in India and is easily one of the best options for eligible candidates seeking admission.
Ques. How are the placements at IIT Bombay?
Ans. IIT Bombay has a placement record that has an equal footing with the other top IITs in India. The college has very high performance when it comes to placements, with an increase in companies visiting the campus every year to recruit students. In the previous placement session, 1186 job offers were made from 343 companies in total, marking a placement percentage of 84.47% overall and the highest so far. Over 200 placement offers were worth more than INR 16 LPA. The overall average CTC offered was INR 17.49 LPA and included 131 preplacement offers. More than 570 students from PG courses were also placed in reputed companies and scored a median salary of INR 50.93 LPA. Many students also received internship opportunities from well-known companies.
Ques. How to apply for admission at IIT Bombay?
Ans. The admission process for IIT Bombay is mostly through their online portal. Candidates seeking admission are first required to visit the official website of IIT Bombay and open the course details. After this, the candidate must click on the desired course that they are seeking admission to where they should see an option to apply online. Upon clicking, the candidate should register as a new user by filling out the required details. The candidates can then login with their credentials and proceed to fill out the admission form accurately and enter their academic qualifications as well. Lastly, students can pay the application fee and submit the application form.
|B.Tech||₹2.11 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 + JEE|
|M.Tech||₹32,000 (1st Year Fees)||Pass in Graduation + GATE|
|B.Tech + M.Tech||₹2.11 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 + JEE|
|M.Sc||₹42,600 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 55% + IIT JAM|
|B.Des||₹2.11 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Pass in 10+2 + UCEED|
|B.Sc||₹2.11 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|Ph.D||₹73,000 (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation|
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], New Delhi||# 3 by NIRF||₹2,19,275|
|Indian Institute of Science - [IISc], Bangalore||# 2 by NIRF||₹18,950|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], Kanpur||# 6 by NIRF||₹2,07,463|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], Kharagpur||# 5 by NIRF||₹79,070|
|Birla Institute of Technology and Science - [BITS], Pilani||# 27 by NIRF||₹4,02,575|
|MIT World Peace University - [MITWPU], Pune||# 151 by NIRF (university)||₹3,10,000|
|Indian Institute of Management - [IIMA], Ahmedabad||# 2 by Financial Express||₹11,50,000|