Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT), Bhubaneswar is ranked 24 in university ranking and has achieved the status of ‘Institution of Eminence’ among 20 institutes. It had its inception in 1992 by famous educational and social entrepreneur, Dr. Achyuta Samanta and in 1997 the degree courses were started. KIIT offers a variety of UG, PG and Doctoral Courses in multiple disciplines. KIITEE 2021 Application is going on. Registration deadline for KIITEE 2021 is May 31, 2021. Exam is scheduled to be conducted between June 16- June 23, 2021. Candidates can visit the official website to apply.

 KIIT Deemed to be University has made an impressive debut in The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019, regarded as one of the most prestigious universities. Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology is approved by AICTE and accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade. KIIT comprises 19 constituent Schools imparting education to over 27000+ students. 

KIITEE is conducted by KIIT University for MBA, BBA, BCA and other UG course admission for different schools of the university. For medical courses, students need to have a valid NEET UG or NEET PG score for fulfilling the admission criteria. The recent placement trends shows that the average placement package of 2020 is 6 LPA and the highest Package is 30 LPA.

KIIT University Admission to UG and PG Courses is granted on the basis of valid score according to KIITEE Cutoff followed by counseling.

KIITEE Important Dates

Particular Dates
KIITEE Result January 23, 2021

KIIT University, Bhubaneswar Highlights

Established year 1992
Type of University Deemed to be University
Programs 100+
Course Offered B.tech, M.tech, MBA, B.Sc (Nursing), B.Arch
Admission Criteria Entrance merit based
Entrance test KIITEE
Admission Mode Online
World-Class Campus 23
Collaborations with reputed national & international institutions 162
Highest Placement Package 30 LPA
Average Placement Package 6.5 LPA
Top Recruiters Microsoft, Dell, Amazon, Deloitte, SAP, DBS, Hyundai
Faculty Ratio 12:1
Gender Ratio 3:2
Official Website https://kiit.ac.in/ 
Location KIIT Road, Patia Bhubaneswar Orissa, India

KIIT University, Bhubaneswar Rankings

The table below provide ranking details of the university:

Body Rank  Year
NIRF (University) 24 2020
NIRF (Overall) 44 2020
NIRF (Engineering ) 42 2020
NIRF (Medical) 32 2020
NIRF (Management) 32 2020
NIRF(Law) 12 2020
NIRF (Dental) 17 2020

KIIT University, Bhubaneswar Courses

KIIT University offers UG and PG courses and admissions are conducted on the basis of KIITEE and below is the list of courses along with eligibility for which KIITEE is taken:

Course Name Details
B.Tech. Eligibility: Pass in 10 +2 or its equivalent with at least 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics taken together
Selection: KIITEE Merit
B.Arch. Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 examinations with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and also 50% marks in aggregate.
Selection: KIITEE or NATA Merit
B.Sc. (Nursing) Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry & Biology and English (PCBE) with at least 45% marks in aggregate.
Selection: KIITEE Merit
B.A. LL.B/BBA LL.B/B.Sc LL.B Eligibility: 10+2 pass or equivalent in any stream with at least 45% marks. OR For B.Sc. LL.B candidates should have passed 10+2 or equivalent in the science stream with at least 45% marks
Selection: KIITEE Merit
BBA Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 in any stream with at least 50% marks and having Mathematics / Business Mathematics / Economics / Statistics as one of the subjects in 10+2 level
Selection: KIITEE Merit
BCA Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 in any stream with at least 50% marks and having Mathematics as one of the subjects in 10+2 level
Selection: KIITEE Merit
Bachelor of Design (Fashion/Textile) AND Bachelor of Film & Television Production Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 in any stream with 50% marks in aggregate
Selection: KIITEE Merit
M.Tech. Eligibility: B.E. or B.Tech. or equivalent Degree in respective branches of Engineering and Technology with a First Class or equivalent CGPA or First Class MCA / First Class M.Sc. in (Comp/IT/ETC)
Selection: KIITEE OR
MCA Eligibility: Any Graduate with minimum 50% marks in graduation or equivalent having mathematics either in 10+2 or graduation level as one of the subjects. Selection: KIITEE Merit
M.Sc. (Biotechnology/Applied Microbiology) Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Science/ Agriculture/ Pharmacy/ Veterinary / Engineering / Technology / Medicine (MBBS/BDS) with at least 55% marks. Selection: KIITEE Merit
LL.M Eligibility: Candidate should have passed B.A.LLB/BBA LLB/B.Sc.LLB/B.L, degree or an equivalent degree from recognized university and must have secured at least 55% of marks in aggregate
Selection: KIITEE Merit
MBA Eligibility: Graduation in the relevant discipline
Selection: KIITEE Merit
M.Sc. Nursing Eligibility: The minimum education requirement shall be passing of B.Sc.Nursing/ B.Sc.Hons.Nursing/Post Basic B.Sc Nursing with a Minimum of 55% aggregate marks. (5% relaxation of marks for SC/ST candidates)
Selection: KIITEE Merit

KIIT University, Bhubaneswar Admission

The admission mode is mode for all courses, and selection is based on either KIITEE entrance merit or any other National level entrance test equivalent for the course. KSOM offers MBA course admission as per the merit secured by the aspirants in the KIITEE test followers by GD and PI round. 

KIIT School of Medical Sciences offers MBBS and BDS programs at UG level in recognition with Medical Council of India (MCI) and Dental Council of India (DCI). 

Students who have passed 10+2 (PCB) with at least 60% marks in aggregate are eligible to apply while admission is offered through NEET UG and Students have to qualify in NEET PG to secure admission in MD and MS courses.

How to Apply?

  • Visit the official website of KIIT University
  • Click on “Admission 2021”
  • Fill up the application form for desired courses with required details
  • Upload marksheet, Photograph and signature
  • Submit the form after making a successful transaction for application fee.

Note: Candidates can get ‘Free Application Form’ by visiting the official website of the institute. Visit http://kiitee.eduquity.com/ 

Also, Check KIIT Fee Structure

KIIT University, Bhubaneswar Placements

KIIT University Placements are excellent as the students are prepared well to fit into the demands of the job market. Ever since the first batch of students passed out in 2001, it has been posting very successful campus placement for its students. 

KIIT Deemed to be a university has academic tie-ups with world leaders such as Dassault Systemes, Siemens, IBM, Tata Steel, Oracle, Microsoft, SAP, Accenture, etc. Proactive Training and Placement cell has 500+ Corporate Recruiters with Strong Network of 50,000+ Alumni having 100% placement record. 

The following details provide KIIT Placement details of year 2020:

Number of Recruiters 195
Job Offers 4379
Students Placed 3156 
Average Placement Package 6.5 LPA
Highest Placement Package 30 LPA
Top Recruiter Amazon
Students Placed in Day Zero Campus Drive 35%

The top recruiters of the KIIT placement drive are:

Microsoft Dell Amazon
Deloitte SAP  DBS
Hyundai Novartis Pharmaceuticals ZS

KIIT University, Bhubaneswar Scholarship

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) University Scholarships are given to students under various categories. Among all the scholarships, some famous scholarships or Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme (TFW) are: 

  • Pradyumna Bal Memorial Scholarship – The scholarship is instituted in the memory of Late Pradyumna Kishore Bal, Founder President of KIIT. Every year two poor and meritorious students are provided completely free education under this scholarship scheme. 
  • KIIT Poverty-Cum-Merit Scholarship – KIIT has instituted Poverty-cum-Merit Scholarship for the poor and needy students. The amount and period of scholarship are decided based on the need of the selected candidates.
  • KIIT Merit Scholarship – KIIT Merit Scholarship is provided to University toppers (1st, 2nd & 3rd ) of each semester for six months.
  • KIITEE Merit Scholarship – KIIT provides free education to the topper of KIITEE 
  • In addition to this, KIIT provides a scholarship to top 1000 rank holders of KIITEE 2019 (B.Tech. - 4 years) during his/her study period at KIIT subject to fulfillment of criteria


Ques. How many schools are there under KIIT University?

Ans. There are 17 schools under KIIT University such as:

  1. School of Civil Engineering
  2. School of Yoga
  3. School of Electrical Engineering
  4. School of Computer Applications
  5. School of Chemical Technology
  6. School of Mechanical Engineering
  7. School of Computer Engineering
  8. School of Architecture & Planning
  9. School of Biotechnology
  10. School of Public Health
  11. School of Fashion Technology
  12. School of Law
  13. School of Film & Media Sciences
  14. School of Mass Communication
  15. School of Applied Sciences
  16. School of Rural Management
  17. School of Management

Ques. Is KIIT recognized University?

Ans. Yes, KIIT University is recognised by UGC and accredited by NAAC with Grade “A”. It holds QS BRICS University world ranking 2018 of 251-300.

Ques. What is the eligibility criteria for B.tech course at KIIT University?

Ans. Candidates must have passed 10+2 exam with PCM or PCB subjects with minimum 60% aggregate marks. It is necessary to have valid JEE Mains or KIITEE marks for the admission process.

Ques. Does KIIT University accept application form after last date of application?

Ans. No, KIIT does not accept any application form after the declared last date of applications. It can only be considered if the institute announces to extend the last date for any course admission.

Ques. Am I eligible for M.tech course without KIITEE test score at KIIT?

Ans. No, aspirants must have either KIITEE marks for M.tech admission at KIIT University or must have GATE valid score for the selection form. The selection process considers either of the two entrance marks that is followed by GD and PI round.

Ques. Is KIIT University good in terms of CSE branch?

Ans. Yes, CSE Branch of KIIT is good asd it offers various opportunities to teach students with good academic exposure during a four year course period. The batch of CSE every year secured almost 95% placement record.

Ques. Which institute is a good KIIT University or VIT?

Ans. Both Institute has good placement and infrastructure for the students. It depends on the other factors such as interest, cut off and location for the students in order to apply for the course.

Ques. Can I get admission to KIIT University B.tech course with JEE Mains score?

Ans. Yes, students with valid JEE Mains score can apply for the B.tech course offered by KIIT University. In this case, aspirants can opt for not attempting KIITEE Entrance test.

Ques. Which branch for B.tech course at KIIT University is good?

Ans. KIIT University B.tech course offers 19 specializations to the aspirants. Among which CSE, ME, EEE and ECE are the most popular branches.

Ques. What is the eligibility criteria for B.Sc Nursing course at KIIT University?

Ans. For B.Sc Nursing course, candidates must have minimum 45%marks in 10+2 exam along with PCB subjects. The selection criteria is based on KIITEE entrance test merit.