IIT Ropar is among the 8 IITs offering UG, PG, and Research programs. Institute offers courses in 11 departments that include Engineering, Technology, Science and Humanities & social science specializations. B.Tech and M.Tech are more prevailing course followed by M.Sc and Ph.D. Know more about IIT Ropar Admission

IIT Ropar Admission Updates: 

  • IIT Ropar M.Tech Admission for 2021-2022 has started. Bachelor’s degree holders with minimum 60% or 6.5 CGPA in relevant specialisation are eligible. Interstate candidates can apply for M.Tech till April 16, 2021. Apply Here
  • IIT Ropar M.Sc admission via IIT JAM is expected to start from April 15, 2021. 
  • IIT Ropar is accepting Ph.D Regular, Externa, Direct, Part Time admission forms till April 12, 2021. Apply Here

IIT Ropar Quick Facts

  • IIT Ropar has been awarded 5 Star GRIHA rating. In the NIRF Ranking of Engineering category 2020, it stands at 25th rank. 
  • IIT Ropar B.Tech and M.Tech admission fee is INR 1,13,650 and INR 23735 respectively. Check IIT Ropar course fee
  • IIT Ropar has experienced faculty with average experience of 10-15 years. It has managed a healthy faculty ratio of 1:8. Check IIT Ropar Faculty Details
  • GATE CBME and CSE General cut off at IIT Ropar M.Tech is 578 and 721. Check IIT Ropar Cut off
  • IIT Ropar placement drive 2020 bagged job offers for total 96 students among 113. Check IIT Ropar Placement.
    • Median CTC: INR. 12.4 LPA
    • Total Students placement: 96
    • Top Department: CSE (39 Placed)
    • Average CTC: INR. 15.85 LPA

IIT Ropar Rankings

IIT Ropar has secured QS and Times Higher education ranking in 2021. It ranks at #351-400 in Times Higher Education World University Rankings with 43.6–45.5 overall score. In QS Asia Ranking 2021, the institute ranks at 225 among other asian institutes. 

Ranking Year Ranked at
NIRF (Overall) 2020 39
NIRF (Engineering) 2020 25
QS Asia Ranking  2021 225
Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021 #351–400

IIT Ropar course, Fees, Selection Criteria

Courses Details Fees (First year)
B.Tech  Specialization: Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computing, Mechanical Engineering , Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Eligibility: Passed 10+2 with minimum 75% aggregate marks
Selection: JEE Advanced ranks based
INR .1,13,650
B.Tech+M.Tech Specialization: Mechanical Engineering
Eligibility: Passed 10+2 with minimum 75% aggregate marks
Selection: JEE Advanced ranks based
M.Tech Specialization: Chemical Engineering, Water Resources and Environment, Computer Science and Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Communication and Signal Processing, Microelectronics and VLSI Design, Power Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanics and Design, Thermal & Fluids Engineering, Biomedical Engineering
Eligibility: Bachelor’s in relevant discipline with minimum 60% or 6.5 CGPA.
Selection: GATE score based
INR 23735
M.Sc Specialization: Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics
Eligibility: Bachelor’s in relevant discipline with minimum 55% marks
Selection: IIT JAM Score based
INR 24,270
Ph.D Specialization: Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Humanities and Social Sciences, Biomedical Engineering
Eligibility: Master’s degree in relevant discipline with minimum 60% marks.
Selection: Written test + Interview conducted by IIT Ropar/GATE/CSIR NET/UGC NET/DBT score
INR 16,300

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IIT Ropar B.Tech Cutoff 2021

Specialization General OBC EWS SC ST
Chemical Engineering 8624-10142 3623-3980 1493-1898 1981-2416 118P-118P
Civil Engineering 6962-9713 1527-1796 3642-4046 1685-1976 446-572
Computer Science and Engineering 1329-1943 674-1004 247-322 190-458 279-359
Electrical Engineering 3436-5101 1563-2372 502-791 850-1218 522-696
Mathematics and Computing 1266-3173 1267-1377 296-377 463-871 397-439
Mechanical Engineering  5732-7159 2419-3260 998-1413 1514-1860 770-890
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 10008-12809 4190-4962 1950-2053 2483-2560 312P-602P

JEE Advanced General Cut off at IIT Ropar is highest for Electrical Engineering specializations. The general category rank for EE is 3436-5101, while EWS cut off is 502-791. Similarly, CSE cut off is high for EWS category i.e 247-322. Check IIT Ropar Cut off

IIT Ropar Placements

IIT Ropar Placement percentage of 2020 is 84.96%. Total 96 students got placed among 113 registered students. The top sectors in the placement drive are IT, Finance, Consulting, Core Engineering. Unlike other IITs, IIT Ropar has top PSU redcurtres such as DRDO, ISRO, Indian navy, Coal India, Hindustan Petroleum, Indian Oil, and ONGC.

  • Median salary has increased from INR 9.60 LPA to INR 11.20 LPA.
  • Top recruiters: Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Directi, Ericsson
  • CSE Placement: 97.5%, EE: 85.71%, ME: 79.31%, CEB: 62.5%

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Which IIT is better for B.Tech: IIT Ropar, IIT Mandi, IIT Indore?

Category IIT Ropar IIT Mandi IIT Indore
NIRF Ranking 25 31 10
Student Intake 370 329 360
Male:Female (Average ) 6:1 8:1 7:1
Fees (B.Tech) INR .1,13,650 INR 1.16 Lakhs INR 142,000 Lakhs
Placement Offers 96 142 114
Average Salary  INR. 15.85 LPA INR 13.4 LPA INR. 16.06 LPA
Top Recruiters Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Directi,Flipkart  Wipro, Cortex, ISRO, and Amazon BookMyShow, L&T, Analog Devices, Texas Instruments, Amazon

IIT Ropar Scholarships

IIT Ropar offers institute scholarships as well as Government scholarships to the students. Given below are some of the available scholarships:

  • Institute Merit-cum-Means (MCM) Scholarships: Top 7% students of B.Tech Each year with minimum 8.5 CGPA are eligible. The merit prize value is INR 2500.
  • Institute Free studentship: Students not eligible for MCM scholarship can avail Free studentship. Candidates must have a minimum 6.0 CGPA. It is offered to 10% of the students based on merit.
  • Post-Matric Scholarship: State Government offers scholarships to SC/ST students of the institute.
  • Top Class Education Scholarship for SC/ST students: Under this scheme, SC/ST students are eligible for INR 45000 one time assistance for the entire course.
  • B.Tech.+M.Tech. Dual Degree Scholarship: Dual B.Tech+M.TechDegree program students who have good academic performance are offered scholarship final year of M.Tech.

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IIT Ropar Faculty

IIT Ropar has a strong faculty strength of 175 members. Good balance in faculty strength has managed good faculty-students ratio. The current faculty ratio is 1:8. IIT Ropar faculty members have 10-15 years work experience on average. 

Faculty profiles include Dr. Subrahmanyam Murala, who has post doctoral experience at University of Windsor, Canada . Dr. Ashish Sahani is Ph.DF holder of IIT Madras, and has postdoctoral training at Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital and University of Michigan. 

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Ques. Is B.Tech CSE good at IIT Ropar?

Ans. Yes, CSE department at IIT Ropar is good. The department has 97.5% placement percentage for B.Tech graduates. While JEE EWS category cut off remains compared to other branches. In 2020, the EWS and General cut off of the branch are 247-322 and 1329-1943. Check IIT Ropar B.Tech

Ques. Is Written test compulsory for IIT Ropar Ph.D?

Ans. No, IIT Ropar may or may not conduct a written test for Ph.D admission process. For candidates with valid GATE score/GATE/CSIR NET/UGC NET/DBT qualification, a written test is not required. However, it is compulsory for all candidates to go through the Interview round.

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Ques. What financial assistance available for IIT Ropar M.Tech students?

Ans. IIT Ropar offers GATE fellowship to M.Tech students with valid GATE score. It awards students with a monthly stipend of INR 12400 Per month for maximum 2 years. 

Ques. How many seats are available for IIT Ropar M.Tech?

Ans. The intake details of IIT Ropar M.tech programs is given below:

  1. Artificial Intelligence: 15
  2. Biomedical Engineering: 15
  3. Chemical Engineering: 12
  4. Civil Engineering in Water Resources and Environment: 15
  5. Computer Science & Engineering: 20
  6. Communication & Signal Processing (EE): 15
  7. Power Engineering (EE): 15
  8. Microelectronics & VLSI Design(EE): 15
  9. Thermal & Fluids Engineering (ME): 15
  10. Mechanics & Design (ME): 15
  11. Manufacturing Engineering (ME): 15

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Ques. What is Direct Ph.D at IIT Ropar?

Ans. Candidates applying for Direct Ph.D get the opportunity to get admission to doctoral programs after Bachelor’s degree. IIT Ropar offers Direct Ph.D admission in Engineering / Sciences / Humanities streams. Minimum eligibility for Direct Ph.D is final year students with minimum 8.0 CGPA.