IIT Madras 2022-23: Admission, Courses, Fee, Cutoff, Placement, Ranking & More!

Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) is one of the prestigious institutes was founded in the year 1959 with technical and financial assistance from the former government of West Germany, it was the third IIT that was established by the Government of India.

 IIT Madras has been ranked as the Top Engineering Institute in India for four years in a row (2016-2019) by the National Institutional Ranking Framework of the Ministry of Human Resource Development.

The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras is an autonomous statutory organization functioning within the Institutes of Technology Act. IIT Madras offers undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees across 16 disciplines in Engineering, Sciences, Humanities, and Management. About 360 faculty belonging to science and engineering departments and centers of the Institute are engaged in teaching, research and industrial consultancy.

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The campus is located 10 km from the Chennai Airport, 12 km from the Chennai Central Railway station, and is well connected by city buses. Kasturba Nagar is the nearest station on the Chennai MRTS line. 

1. College Summary
2. Courses Offered
3. Admission Process
4. Eligibility Criteria
5. Fees Structure

6. Cutoff
7. Placement Details
8. Ranking and Reputation
9. Contact Details
10. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Indian Institute of Technology Madras

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras is known both nationally and internationally for excellence in technical education, basic and applied research, innovation, entrepreneurship and industrial consultancy. A faculty of international repute, a highly motivated and brilliant student community, excellent technical and supporting staff and an effective administration have all contributed to the pre-eminent status of IIT Madras. The Institute is proud to bear the laureate of being No.1 engineering university in India. More recently, IIT Madras has been given the title of Institute of Eminence.

College Summary

Before we go to complete college review, let us have a look at the major details of Indian Institute of Technology Madras.

Name of InstituteIndian Institute of Technology Madras
Popular NameIIT Madras
Institute TypeGovernment
LocationMadras, Chennai
Year of Establishment1959
Affiliated withAutonomous
Approved byAICTE
Courses OfferedB.Tech, M.Tech, Dual Degree, MBA, MS, PhD
Hostel FacilitiesYes
Official Websitewww.iitm.ac.in
CategoryIIT’s Colleges in India

Affiliation, Recognition, and Achievement

  • Affiliated with: Automounts
  • Approved by: AICTE
  • Aid Status: Government


CafeteriaA/C Classrooms
HospitalCentral Facilities
Wifi CampusSports Complex

Faculty & staff

Indian Institute of Technology Madras is headed by a young, energetic, prudent and visionary technocrat. IIT Madras being an institution boasting around 350+ well skilled & educated and dynamic members in as the faculty and sufficient technical and non-technical staff that managing and regulating the institution.

Courses Offered

IIT Madras provide Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in various stream; this section will provide you with detailed information about IIT Madras Courses offered with intake (seat) capacity for particular branches or stream. Let’s have a look.

IIT Madras offers undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees across 16 disciplines in Engineering, Sciences, Humanities, and Management.

B.Tech Program
Aerospace Engineering4 Years
Biotechnology4 Years
Applied Mechanics4 Years
Chemical Engineering4 Years
Civil Engineering4 Years
Computer Science and Engineering4 Years
Electrical Engineering4 Years
Engineering Design4 Years
Mechanical Engineering4 Years
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering4 Years
Ocean Engineering4 Years
Dual Degree Program (B.Tech+M.Tech)5 Years
M.Tech (Master of Technology)2 Years
MBA (Master of Business Administration)2 Years
MA2 Years
M.S Program2 Years
Integrated MSc5 Years

Admission Procedure

IIT Madras provide Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in the various stream, and the admission procedure for these courses are based on the particular entrance exam. This section will provide you with detailed information about the IIT Madras admission procedure; let’s check the complete process detail how the IIT Madras is taken Admission.

B. Tech/ Dual Degree One has to clear JEE Mains followed by JEE Advanced to get admission into the college.
M. TechAdmission to postgraduate M.Tech programs is based on marks obtained by the students in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering GATE and through CCMT Counseling.
M. Sc ProgramsAdmissions to M.Sc. Programs (Physics, Chemistry and Computer Science) are based on a valid score in IIT Jam followed by counseling (CCMN)
MBAAdmissions to MBA/MHRM are based on a valid score in CATfollowed by WAT and PI.
MAAdmissions will be based on the Humanities & Social Science Entrance Exam (HSEE) score conducted by the institute.
PhDAdmission to Ph.D. Program through Departmental Entrance Test followed by Interview. Final admission is done by evaluating Work Experience and past Academic Record.

Eligibility Criteria

B. TechA Student should be passed the Final examination of the 10+2 system in Science with at least 75% marks (65% marks for SC/ST) from a recognized board.
M.TechCandidates must be Passed B.Tech for any stream to the recognized university with 60% marks (55% for SC/ST) and must be qualified GATE.
M.ScCandidate must have a bachelor degree in Science to the recognized university with 55% marks (50% for S/ST).
MBACandidate must have a BE/ B.Tech or Masters’ degree holders in Science, Economics, and Commerce with Mathematics or Statistics with 60% marks (55% for reserved categories)
MACandidate must be passed 10+2 with 55% aggregate marks
PhDCandidate must have a Master’s degree in Architecture/Planning/Technology in relevant discipline.

Fee Structure

This Section will provide you with the IIT Madras Fee structure for B.Tech, M.Tech & PhD Courses in detail; let’s check the fees structure.

B.Tech, Dual Degree Fee

 2017 & before2017 & before2018onwards2018 onwards2017 & before
 (Gen/Foreign National/SC/ST Category) Without Scholarship(SC/ST Category) With Scholarship(Gen/ Foreign National/SC/ST Category) Without Scholarship(SC/ST Category) With Scholarship 
Hostel Admission Fee250250250250
Advance Dinning Charges *193655000193655000
Establishment – A Charges50005000600060005000
Establishment – B Charges1500150015001500
Gymkhana Fee
(Extra curricular Activities)

M.Tech., M.Sc., M.B.A., students and M.S & Ph.D Scholars including Foreign Nationals

2017 & before2018 onwards2017 & before2018 onwards
Hostel Admission Fee250250
Advance Dinning Charges *1411514115
Establishment – A Charges5000600050006000
Establishment – B Charges15001500
Gymkhana Fee(Extra curricular Activities)1500150015001500

JEE Mains 2021 Cut Off


JEE Mains 2021 Cutoff (Graphical Representation)

JEE Main 2021 Cutoff

IIT Madras BTech Cut off 2021

IIT Madras BTech cut off (R6) 2021 is out now. A category-wise split of cutoffs with closing ranks from round 6 of JoSAA Counselling 2021 along with round 1 cut off ranks 2021 and last round (round 6) cut off ranks of 2020 for Gender-Neutral category students seeking BTech admission at IIT Madras is provided in the table below:

IIT Madras Cutoff for BTech: General Category

Specialisation2021 Round 6 (LATEST)2021 Round 12020 Last Round
Aerospace Engineering325931733678
Chemical Engineering 405536763636
Civil Engineering 574054585727
Computer Science and Engineering 163163158
Electrical Engineering 10091007844
Engineering Physics 188417421589
Mechanical Engineering 249123232314
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 580052245554
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering808572387929
IIT Madras Cutoff for BTech: SC Category
Specialisation2021 Round 6 (LATEST)2021 Round 12020 Last Round
Aerospace Engineering9619611068
Chemical Engineering 129712461263
Civil Engineering 123312331131
Computer Science and Engineering 585754
Electrical Engineering 399366304
Engineering Physics 9659651443
Mechanical Engineering 696696666
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 147314731619
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering180817922298
IIT Madras Cutoff for BTech: ST Category
Specialisation2021 Round 6 (LATEST)2021 Round 12020 Last Round
Aerospace Engineering558558571
Chemical Engineering 597595550
Civil Engineering 403403323
Computer Science and Engineering 242423
Electrical Engineering 167167185
Engineering Physics 904902946
Mechanical Engineering 381376366
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 767767811
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering29P904169P

Placement & Internship

The Institute is famous for it’s out of box placement assistance and global exposure. Every year some of the reputed companies in the field of fashion technology visit the campus to select the students for their company.


The Institute is famous for it’s out of box placement assistance and global exposure. Every year some of the reputed companies in the field of IIT visit the campus to select the students for their company.

IIT Madras Placements 2021-22: Highlights

According to media reports, 62 Startup companies visited the campus and made 186 offers during phase 1 of IIT Madras placements 2021-22 drive. The key highlights of IIT Madras Placements 2021-22 are presented in the below-mentioned table:

ParticularsStatistics (2021-22) Phase 1
No. of students registered1,500
Placement rate73%
No. of offers made1,327
No. of companies visited226
No. of PPOs231
Top recruitersAmerican Express, Microsoft, EXL Service

IIT Madras Placements 2021-22: Top Companies

The list of top recruiters of IIT Madras along with the number of offers made during phase 1 2021-22 placement drive is presented below:

Company NameNumber of Offers
Microsoft India Pvt. Ltd16
American Express16
EXL Service15
Bajaj Auto Ltd15
EXL Service13
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC13
ICICI Bank12
Larsen & Toubro12
Deloitte India11
Rakuten Mobile, Inc.11
Tiger AI11
Axis Bank Ltd10
Bain and Company10
EY India10

Stay tuned for more updates on IIT Madras placements 2021-22. Until then, take a look at the previous year’s IIT Madras Placements report:

IIT Madras Placement 2021

IIT Madras placements 2021-22 complete report is yet to be updated. As of now, take a look at the previous year placements report. Companies that offered the highest number of pre-placement offers included Microsoft (12), Goldman Sachs (9), Qualcomm (10), American Express (9), and Texas Instruments (12). 


IIT Madras has established a full-fledged training & placement cell which periodically liaises and interacts with the corporate world to explore the possibility of training and job placement of students. The placement cell organizes pre-recruitment training and discussion programs among the final year students and arranges the campus recruitment programs for the aspiring and deserving last year students. Training and Placement Cell of the College provides the following facilities at the college premises.

  • Conducting Industrial Visits & Industry Oriented Training Programmes.
  • They are conducting Mock personal interviews and group discussions to make students aware of the selection procedures.
  • Summer Industrial Training, Internship and final placement of students.
  • Invite Professional Guest Speakers to impart necessary inputs for the activities mentioned above.

Choice of Companies- IIT Kharagpur invites the best recruiters in the market during the internship and placement season covering various sectors such as Core Engineering, IT, Finance, Consulting, Automobiles, PSUs, etc. The sheer diversity of recruiters across all domains and the extensive participation of overseas companies is an epitome of the global stature of the brand IIT Kharagpur.

Ranking and Reputation

Name Of InstituteIIT Madras

Contact Details

Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Sardar Patel Road, Opposite to C, L.R.I
Adyar, Chennai
Tamil Nadu 600036
Official Website: www.iitm.ac.in

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