Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Allahabad was established in 1999. IIIT-A is a center of excellence in Information Technology and allied areas. The institute was ranked 119 in BRICS nation by the QS World University Rankings of 2019. It was ranked 82 among engineering colleges by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) in 2019.
IIIT Allahabad offers B.Tech, M.Tech and MBA courses along with integrated M.Tech in various disciplines. IIIT A also offers a Ph.D. in Information Technology & Management.
The B.Tech. program is offered under two specializations. For B.Tech, admission is granted on the basis of JEE Main followed by counseling conducted via Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) and Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA).
M.Tech. is offered under eight specializations. Admission to the same will be granted on the basis of a valid score in GATE/UGC-NET/CSIR-NET.
Students seeking admission to the M.Tech program under the DASA scheme have to send GRE test scores directly via ETS. GMAT and GMAC Score is also valid.
At the doctoral level, the institute offers a Ph.D. degree under three areas of research. To be eligible for admission, the candidates must possess a Master’s degree in a relevant field.
The application forms are available on the official website of the institute and must be submitted online only.
|Program||Basic Eligibility Criteria||Course Fee||Link|
|B.Tech.||60% marks in 10+2 qualification with PCM||INR. 533,550/-||Click Here|
|M.Tech.||B.Tech. with a minimum of 60% marks||INR. 275,930/-||Click Here|
|MBA||Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% marks||INR. 302,900/-||Click Here|
|Name of the Institute||Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad|
|Type of Institute||Private|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance-based|
|Name of Entrance Exam||B.Tech. - JEE Main|
|M.Tech. - GATE|
|MBA - CAT/XAT/MAT or CMAT/GMAT|
|Mode of Application||Online and Offline|
|M.Tech + Ph.D||₹2.8 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Pass in Graduation + GATE|
|B.Tech||₹1.65 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
|MBA||₹1.65 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 50% + CAT|
|B.Tech + M.Tech||₹1.04 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
|B.Tech + MBA||₹1.04 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
|Ph.D||₹71,700 (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation|
|M.Tech + Ph.D||₹1.06 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Pass in Graduation + GATE|
| M.Phil/Ph.D in Management,|
M.Phil/Ph.D in Science,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Engineering
|MBA Last date of receiving application (Allahabad and Kolkata round)||04 May, 2020|
|Declaration of Shortlisted Candidates (for Allahabad and Kolkata round)||08 May, 2020|
|Personal Interview at IIIT-Allahabad||18 May, 2020|
|Personal Interview at Kolkata||22 May, 2020|
|Result Declaration (for Allahabad and Kolkata round)||29 May, 2020|
|Last date of receiving online application (for New Delhi round)||21 Jun, 2020|
|Declaration of Shortlisted Candidates (for New Delhi round)||23 Jun, 2020|
|Personal Interview at New Delhi||03 Jul, 2020|
|Result Declaration (for New Delhi round)||10 Jul, 2020|
At the UG level, the institute offers a B.Tech. degree under the following specializations-
|No. of Specializations||2 Specializations|
|Basic Eligibility Criteria||A minimum of 60% marks in 10+2 qualification with PCM|
|Basic Admission Criteria||JEE Main|
Admission will be provided through JEE Main or DASA followed by CSAB (counseling process).
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|International Institute of Information Technology - [IIIT-B], Bangalore||# 62 by NIRF||₹1,87,600|
|Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], New Delhi||# 3 by NIRF||₹2,19,275|
|Birla Institute of Technology and Science - [BITS], Pilani||# 27 by NIRF||₹4,02,575|
|Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology - [IIITD], New Delhi||# 6 by ARIIA (university)||₹3,52,500|
|MNNIT Allahabad - Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology - [MNNIT], Allahabad||# 93 by NIRF||₹80,916|
|International Institute of Information Technology - [IIIT], Hyderabad||# 101 by NIRF||₹2,80,000|
|National Institute of Technology - [NIT], Rourkela||# 32 by NIRF||₹2,05,625|
|IIT Bombay - Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai||# 4 by NIRF||₹2,11,400|
|Delhi Technological University - [DTU], New Delhi||# 62 by NIRF||₹1,95,250|
IIIT-A offers M.Tech programs under the following specializations for a duration of 2 years.
|No. of Specializations||8 Specializations|
|Basic Eligibility Criteria||B.Tech. degree in a relevant field with a minimum of 60% marks|
|Basic Admission Criteria||GATE followed by CCMT counseling|
M.Tech. Selection Criteria
Admission to the M.Tech. programs will be done on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the GATE exam followed by a Centralized Counselling (CCMT) organized by SVNIT Surat.
Aside from M.Tech., IIIT Allahabad also offers an MBA degree at the PG level. The program is offered for a duration of two years.
|Basic Eligibility Criteria||Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% marks|
|Basic Admission Criteria||CAT/XAT/MAT or CMAT/GMAT|
Admission shall be made strictly on the basis of Merit, as per the following weightage:
Note: For Sponsored Category Candidates, the given criteria will be followed-
Personal Interview will be held for screened candidates only on the basis of CAT/XAT/CMAT/GMAT/MAT. The personal interview would be held at IIIT-Allahabad, New Delhi and Kolkata.
In the case of a tie, the merit will be prepared on the basis of the marks obtained in
CAT/XAT/CMAT/GMAT/MAT score, PI, Date of Birth in deciding the final position on the merit list. The list of candidates offered admission to the 2 Years Full-time MBA Program shall be displayed on the institute's official website.
Selected candidates must present all the original documents at the time of admission.
To apply for admission to the MBA program, the candidates must visit the official website of the institute. Candidates seeking admission to the MBA program of the IIT Allahabad Department of Management are advised to download a brochure form the official website of the university and confirm his/her eligibility.
Note: All SAARC candidates are desired to produce a domicile and no objection certificate from their respective embassy.
The institute offers a Ph.D. in under the following areas of discipline-
|Areas of Research||3 Disciplines|
|Basic Eligibility Criteria||A Master’s degree with a minimum of 60% marks.|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Selection will be based on academic performance, merit, and counseling.|
Ph.D. Selection Criteria
Admission is provided on the basis of marks in the qualifying examination followed by an interview. Preference will be given to candidates with GATE/CSIR NET/UGC NET scores.
To apply for admission, the candidates must first apply for the relevant exams via the respective exam authorities. Candidates can apply for admission to IIIT-A by following the given steps:
|M.Tech.||INR. 2200/- (INR.1700/- for SC/ST candidates)|
|Ph.D.||INR. 500/- (INR. 250/- for SC/ST candidates)|
Note- All eligible candidates will have to register and fill their choices online during the specified period given in the schedule as well as notified on the CCMT website for seat allotment.
Ques. Does the institute offer any Scholarship Schemes?
Ques. How are the placements at IIIT-A?
Ques. Does the institute offer any hostel facilities?
Ques. Where is the institute located?
Ans. The IIITA campus is located at Devghat Jhalwa (Peepalgaon Road), which is on the outskirts of Allahabad. It is 10 km from the town center and 7 km from the main railway station.
The Allahabad city is well connected by air, rail, and road to nearby metros. Railway services to this city from all the megacities of the country are excellent and quite comfortable.
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