Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bhubaneshwar, ranked 17th in the Engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2019, is one of the top engineering colleges in India. The college currently has a strength of 1363 including 172 female students across all undergraduate and postgraduate courses. IIT Bhubaneswar houses a highly qualified faculty with each member holding a Ph.D in their field. The institute offers various specializations under B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Sc and Ph.D. courses.
The admissions are granted to eligible candidates through national level entrance exams such as JEE, GATE, and JAM. Last year, the opening and closing ranks for B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering were 1246 and 1931 respectively. IIT Bhubaneswar has an active Placement Cell bringing in 120 placement offers in the academic year 2018-2019. The highest CTC secured was worth INR 39 LPA. Many of recruiters include WIPRO, Tata Consultancy Services, Samsung, Microsoft, Deloitte, Amazon, Adobe and several more.
|Established | Type||2008 | Autonomous|
|Recognized By||UGC, AICTE|
|Popular Courses||B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Entrance Tests||JEE, GATE, JAM|
Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar has received the following rankings from the following recognized ranking platforms
IIT Bhubaneswar offers the following specializations under B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Sc, Ph.D courses:
|Program||Specialization||Eligibility||Tuition Fee (per annum)|
|B.Tech||Computer Science and Engineering||Completion of 10+2 level of education with 75% marks in 10+2 (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Biology)||INR 2,13,568|
|M.Tech||Computer Science and Engineering|
BE/ B.Tech Degree in relevant discipline with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks and a valid GATE scorecard
|Mechanical Systems Design|
|M.Sc||Physics||Bachelor’s degree in relevant stream with at least 55% marks from a recognized University/ Institute||INR 84,460|
M.E/M.Tech Degree in relevant discipline with minimum CGPA of 6.5 out of 10 (60%) aggregate from a recognized board
|Computer Science and Engineering|
Admissions are made on the basis of marks scored in the following exams:
|B.Tech||JEE Main and JEE Advanced Score|
|M.Tech||GATE Score followed by Written Test and/or Interview|
|Ph.D||GATE/ UGC-NET/ CSIR-NET/ ICAR or ICMR score OR Written Test and Interview|
Tabulated below are the previous cutoffs for JEE Mains (B.Tech) for admission to the Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar.
|Course||Male (Opening-Closing)||Female (Opening-Closing)|
|Computer Science and Engineering||1246-1931||2951-4068|
Check: IIT Bhubaneswar Admissions
Mentioned below are the scholarships offered by IIT Bhubaneswar to its students:
Know more: IIT Bhubaneswar Scholarships
Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar has a dedicated placement cell that conducts regular talks, training and mock interviews. In the academic year 2019, a total of 120 students were placed including 100% placement in Computer Science and Engineering. The undergraduate placement record was about 90% across all streams. In M.Tech course, 68% of the students were placed with core and other sectors.
A total of 89 companies visited the Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar campus for recruitment in 2019. The highest offered CTC offered was INR 39 LPA, with the average package going up to 11.44 LPA. The most job offers that were made belonged to the core sectors. 3rd-year students also received internship offers from reputed companies for R&D and even international universities. PSUs like ISRO, IOCL and NCCBM were among the participants in the placements.
Previous recruiters from IIT Bhubaneswar include some of the biggest names in the industry such as Amazon, HCL, IBM, Infosys, Samsung Electronics India, DRDO, Accenture, WIPRO, OYO, Adobe and many more.
Know more: IIT Bhubaneswar Placements
The faculty of Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar consists of 145 members in total. All faculty members of the Institute are Ph.D. holders in their respective disciplines and are highly qualified. The faculty includes the Dean, Professors, Assistant Professors and Associate Professors. IIT Bhubaneswar has regular and visiting faculty who are all well experienced and excel in their fields.
Members of the faculty are very cooperative and helpful towards the students. The professors are dedicated to their subject matter, and are always ready to clarify concepts and doubts in and outside of the classroom.
Check: IIT Bhubaneswar Faculty
The campus of the Indian Institute of Technology spreads across 936 acres at the foot of Barunei Hill. It is surrounded by greenery and a pollution-free environment. The campus offers various facilities to students in terms of ease of access and convenience:
Click here: IIT Bhubaneswar Hostel
Ques. How is IIT Bhubaneswar?
Ans. IIT Bhubaneswar is at equal footing with other IITs around the country in most aspects. The college offers various specializations in B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Sc and Ph.D. to its students along with highly qualified faculty behind each course. IIT Bhubaneswar has a huge campus spanning across 936 acres of peaceful and pollution-free area. All around the campus students can find convenient facilities and resources for daily needs. Hostel facility at IIT Bhubaneswar is also great with separate hostel complexes and single occupancy for male and female students. There are medical facilities and shopping complex located on the campus itself for everyday needs. Placements at IIT Bhubaneswar are also at par with other IITs in India with 120 students getting placed in 2019. The average annual CTC was 11.44 LPA.
Ques. How are the placements at IIT Bhubaneswar?
Ans. IIT Bhubaneswar has an efficient and dedicated placement cell that conducts regular placement drives and other training programs for students. The academic year 2018-2019 saw 120 students getting placed in reputed national and international companies that offered various profiles in core and other sectors. The placements racked an average CTC of INR 11.44 LPA. The recruiters included big tech companies like Amazon, Tata Consultancy Services, Goldman Sachs, Tata Motors, HP, Adobe and more. Many of these reputed companies also offered internships to 3rd-year students. Overall, the placements at IIT Bhubaneswar is at par with other IITs in India.
Ques.How do I apply to IIT Bhubaneswar?
Ans. In order to apply at IIT Bhubaneswar, a candidate must first have all required documents ready. The first step is to register for the exam through the online admission form, and fill in the required details to create an application number and password. Then the candidate must log in with the number and password and complete the application form by entering personal, academic details and JEE Main score. After this, the student must submit scanned copies of their photograph and signature. This will be followed by online payment of fee for JEE Mains/Advanced. Upon completion, students should print the confirmation form for future reference.
Ans. The CSE duel degree course offered at IIT Bhubaneswar is good and have a decent placement record. The institute offers a dual degree course in CSE with a duration of 5 years/10 semesters. The essential eligibility criteria for taking admission in the CSE dual degree program is 60% marks in 10+2 PCM. The final selection is based on the performance of the candidate in the JEE Advanced examination. In 2019 the JEE Advanced cutoff for B.Tech+M.Tech in Computer Science Engineering was 2114-6517. The School of Electrical Sciences which offers the CSE programs at the institute have good infrastructure with 33 well-equipped laboratories and a dedicated group of highly qualified faculty members. According to the placement statistics of IIT Bhubaneswar in 2019 the CSE branch ad the highest placement rate. The average CTC offered was around 11.4 LPA.Read more
Ans. M.Sc Physics program at IIT Bhubaneswar is quite good both in terms of academics and future career prospects. It is a two-year full-time postgraduate program and the course fee is INR 2.66 lakh. The pre-requisite for admission to the program is a minimum of 55% marks in Bachelor’s degree or 5.5 CGPA for general candidates and for SC/ST or PwD students a minimum of 50% marks in Bachelor’s degree or 5.0 CGPA. Selection to the program is based on the performance in JAM, according to the AIR decided by the institute. For tie-breaking, the candidate with higher positive marks is given preference. The least cutoff for MSc in Physics in last year was 370. According to the placement statistics of 2019, around 70% of students from PG course got placement and the average CTC was 11.4 LPA. Many students also choose to work in research labs and go for higher studies. Read more
Ans. Hyderabad School of Chemistry The university is accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade and approved by the AICTE and UGC. The eligibility criteria for MSc in chemistry is a BSc with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate with Chemistry as one of the subjects, preferably with a combination of Physics and Mathematics. The selection of the program is done based on the performance of the candidate in a test conducted by the institute. The fees required for this course are INR 10,710 for the first year. There are around 33 highly qualified faculty members for the Department of Chemistry and the lab of the department is well-equipped with state-of-art sophisticated analytic instruments. The university invites numerous companies for campus placements. Maximum students of MSc Chemistry chose to work in research labs and educational fields. Some also go for higher studies. The average package offered is around INR 6 LPA. IIT Bhubaneswar IIT Bhubaneswar intakes students into the MSc Chemistry programs based on their performance in IIT JAM and the minimum eligibility criteria is 55% marks in bachelor’s degrees. The course fee required is INR 84,460 for the first year. The institute has a dedicated group of highly qualified faculty members and all of the faculty holds PhDs in their respective disciplines. According to the placement statistics of 2019, a total of 70% of the students got placement from the PG courses. The average placement package offered to the students of MSc Chemistry was around 6.5 LPA. The recruiting companies were Amazon, Adobe, CapGemini, Oracle, Infosys, etc. The PSU’s like ISRO, IOCL, HPCL, NCCBM also participated in the campus placement drive. Hyderabad University provides great exposer for research and future employment opportunities in various R&D and Government sectors. Between Hyderabad University and IIT Bhubaneswar, the former would be a better choice for pursuing a M.Sc in Chemistry. Read more
Ans. M.Tech in CSE from any IIT across India has seen the maximum package offered to its students from all departments in campus placement. Details listed below state an overview of M.Tech CSE from IIT Bhubaneswar. Average Salary Offered ?15.8 Lakh GATE Cut-off score 625 (Round 1) Eligibility 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA in B.E./ B.Tech in CSE/IT No. of Seats 20 Mentioned below are some statistics regarding the past placement records: In 2017-2018, CSE has seen a 52% placement, 62% in 2018-2019, and straight to 97% in 2019-2020, which is a huge increment. Batches of 2018 and 2019 have had complaints regarding placement and marked them as an average graded result. The 2020 batch has seen a tremendous increase in both the count and the average CTC offered. The overall average in IIT Bhubaneswar is 15.8 lakhs in the last year, the average of CSE being even higher than that. The current M.Tech in the CSE batch got exclusive opportunities in the R&D departments in companies. They got a decent package and a satisfying job at the same time. Overall, IIT Bhubaneswar, though being a newer IIT and comes in priorities after IISc, ISI, older IITs, DTU, NSUT, etc. is still a decent option for M.Tech in CSE to get enough opportunities in reputed MNCs and grab a handsome salary package at the same time.Read more
Ans. IIT Bhubaneswar has been ranked as 56th in the NIRF’s list of top colleges for Ph.D. The overall NIRF ranking of the college, however, is 22 among all the engineering colleges in India. To apply for the Ph.D. courses in IIT Bhubaneswar, one has to go through the GATE entrance examination or have secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF score. Facilities for the Ph.D. courses are quite good at IIT Bhubaneswar, the fee structure has been increased but is feasible and around Rs 36.09 year. The course structure in Physics consists of fundamental subjects like Experimental Atomic-Molecular-Surface Physics, Modeling of Biological Systems, Biophysics, and Quantum Field Theory among others. While looking at the overall placement rate of the college, which is 89.5% in the year 2018-19, IIT Bhubaneswar is a pretty good option, with better prospects and average CTC of Rs 11.4 Lakhs. The college has also been accredited to the Prime Minister's Research Fellows (PMRF) Scheme, which was designed by the Government of India to improve the quality of research, which is a plus point for those who wish to pursue Ph.D. in any subject. Read more
Ans. IIT Bhubaneswar is one of the best new IITs. One of the advantages is the strength of the batch is relatively small. The faculty: student ratio is also low. This forms a close-knit family at the Institute. Also, IIT Bhubaneswar very much focuses on their placement to improve their rankings. Many top firms like ISRO, IOCL, TCS R&D have visited the campus for internship and final placements offer. The average salary package offered to the students was 11.44 LPA, and the highest package was 39 LPA. You will feel good to know that IIT Bhubaneswar has collaborated with various foreign universities for student exchange programs and research, as well. In your last year, you will do a project and research work, so you will be able to build a vast industrial insight. Also, dual degree courses are not a bad option because at the end of 5 years you will have two degrees and if you go abroad for a second Master’s degree, some of the courses would have been covered by you in your fifth year. In this way, you will finish your masters in less than 18 months. At the cost of an extra six months, you are getting exposure to the specialized technical courses and a degree. So, dual degree courses are great and it is an IIT after all where you can have a great alumni network ... You are good to go!Read more
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|National Institute of Technology - [NIT], Rourkela||# 32 by NIRF||₹2,05,625|
|Birla Institute of Technology and Science - [BITS], Pilani||# 27 by NIRF||₹4,02,575|
|NIT Trichy, Tiruchirappalli||# 24 by NIRF||₹1,31,063|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], Gandhi Nagar||# 35 by NIRF||₹2,57,375|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], Dhanbad||# 22 by NIRF||₹2,22,000|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], Patna||# 54 by NIRF||₹2,13,800|
|Birla Institute of Technology and Science - [BITS], Hyderabad||# 47 by Jagranjosh (private)||₹3,91,375|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], Mandi||# 67 by NIRF||₹2,08,188|