Updated On - July 26th 2019 by SURBHI
IIT (Indian Institute of Technology), Jodhpur was established in the year 2008 for creating a vibrant technology institute that incubates and promotes learning, research, invention and eventually innovation. It is ranked on 25th as per the MHRD’s ranking for the year 2016. The institute offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs.
IIT Jodhpur Admissions to the B.Tech. course is done through JEE Main and for M.Sc through IIT-JAM entrance examination conducted at various centers across India. For the M.Tech program, aspirants have to qualify GATE. Admission to the Ph.D. program is based on the performance in the entrance exam conducted by the institute.
IIT Jodhpur Highlights
Type of University
IIT Jodhpur Address
Old Residency Road, Ratanada,
Jodhpur - 342011, Rajasthan, India
IIT Jodhpur Courses & Admission
The institute offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral education via 11 teaching departments described below:
- Bioscience and Bioengineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science & Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Humanities & Social Sciences
- Mechanical Engineering
- Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
All the programs offered by the above-mentioned departments are described below:
IIT Jodhpur UG Admission
IIT Jodhpur offers B.Tech in 4 specializations such as Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biotechnology, and Computer Science & Engineering with a duration of 4 years or 8 semesters. Admission to the B.Tech courses is conducted on the basis of JEE Mains and JEE Advanced conducted by the IIT. Merit list will be prepared on the basis of JEE Main, JEE Advanced & 10+2 marks followed by counseling.
IIT Jodhpur PG Admission
M.Tech / M.Tech+Ph.D.
Admission to the M.Tech or M.Tech+Ph.D. course is granted on the basis of GATE. The institute offers the M.Tech program in 6 specializations, viz Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Bioscience & Bio-Engineering, and Computer Science & Engineering, Mathematics, and Metallurgical and Materials Engineering.
Admission to M.Sc Programs is made once a year (in July) through the all-India level Joint Admission Test for Masters (JAM) conducted by IITs in 3 specializations offered, namely Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
These courses are offered to candidates who have already attained a Master's degree in their relevant fields. The institute offers Ph.D. in 9 specializations hailing from different fields of Science, Engineering, Humanities & Social Science.
For Ph.D. programs, candidates are selected on the basis of written test followed by an interview, based on performance in GATE, CSIR NET, UGC NET & marks in the qualifying examination.
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IIT Jodhpur Placements
There is an eminent Training & Placement Cell at the institute working from its inception in 2008 for the benefits and interests of its students. The T&P Cell at the institute works so efficiently and dedicatedly towards the goal of placing the students as well as giving them quality internship programs so that they grow in a positive manner in their whole life afterward. The cell provides many kinds of seminars and workshops to the institute’s students such as Pre-Placement Talks, Group Discussions, Online or Written Tests, Interviews and many more. Some of the prime recruiters of the institute which visit frequently at the IIT Jodhpur Placement sessions hailing from Private and Public Sector industries are such as Infosys, Barclays, Amazon.com, Cognizant, CRISIL Limited, Renault Nissan, TATA Motors Pvt. Ltd., Flipkart.com, Google, HCL Technologies, Bank of India, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited, Coal India Limited, DRDO, and many more like them.
IIT Jodhpur Scholarships
IIT Jodhpur provided Merit-cum-Means (MCM) scholarship each academic year to students who are seeking admissions in B.Tech course, whose details are:
- For General & OBC category students: Rs 1000/- per month, and Free Tuition Fee (Freeship).
- For SC & ST category students: Free dining, Exemption from Hostel Seat Rent, and Pocket allowance of Rs. 500 per month.
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