IIT Gandhinagar 2019-20: Admission, Courses, Cutoff, Placement, Scholarship, Ranking etc.

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    Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IIT Gandhinagar) is one of the prestigious institutes located in the Palaj, Gandhinagar, Gujarat. IITGN was established in the year 2008 by the Ministry of Human Resources. It has been declared to be an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India

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    The permanent campus of IIT Gandhinagar is on the banks of the Sabarmati River in Palaj village. Among Engineering Colleges, IIT Gandhinagar ranked 24th position among Top 100 Engineering institutes in India by National Institutional Ranking Framework (2019).

    IIT Gandhinagar offers B.Tech and M.Tech programs in Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Materials Science & Engineering and also offers MSc programs in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Cognitive Science.

    Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

    College Summary

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

    Name of Institute Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar
    Popular Name IIT Gandhinagar, IITGN
    Institute Type Government
    Location Gandhinagar, Gujrat
    Year of Establishment 2008
    Affiliated with Autonomous
    Approved by AICTE, UGC
    Courses Offered B.Tech/M.Tech/M.Sc/PhD
    Hostel Facilities Yes
    College Review 4.5/5
    Official Website https://iitgn.ac.in/
    Category IIT Colleges in India

    Throughout this article, we are going to share all the essential details about Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar like Admission Procedure, Courses, Cutoff Details, Eligibility Criteria, Fees, Placement, Scholarship, Ranking, etc.

    Affiliation, Recognition, and Achievement

    • Affiliated with: Autonomous
    • Approved by: AICTE, UGC
    • Aid Status: Public/Government

    Student Support

    • Anti Ragging
    • Counseling Services
    • Hostel
    • Query
    • Report


    • Ragging Free Environment
    • Air-Conditioned Class Rooms and Laboratories
    • Individual student care through Proctorial System
    • Special Care/Remedial Classes for Weaker Students
    • Personality Development Programme
    • Industry Institute Interaction
    • Global Exposure Programme
    • Ultra Modern Laboratory and Infrastructure
    • 24-hours free Internet Kiosk
    • Modern Teaching Methodologies
    • Intensive and Vigorous Study Schedule
    • Video Conferencing Facility
    • Functional English and Public Speaking Courses
    • Special Programme on Interview Techniques
    • Wi-Fi Campus
    • Yoga & Meditation Facilities.
    • Central library.
    • Separate girls’ and boys’ Hostel
    • Cultural and tech fest

    Faculty & staff

    Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar is headed by a young, energetic, prudent and visionary technocrat from IIT Bombay. IIT Gandhinagar being an institution boasting around 150+ 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

    UG Program

    Courses Intake Duration
    B.Tech Program
    Chemical Engineering 30 4 Years
    Electrical Engineering 30 4 Years
    Mechanical Engineering 30 4 Years
    Civil Engineering 30 4 Years
    Materials Science and Engineering 30 4 Years
    Computer Science and Engineering 30 4 Years

    PG Program

    Courses Intake Duration
    M.Tech Program
    Biological Engineering 40 2 Years
    Chemical Engineering 40 2 Years
    Civil Engineering 40 2 Years
    Computer Science and Engineering 40 2 Years
    Earth System Science 40 2 Years
    Electrical Engineering 40 2 Years
    Materials Science and Engineering 40 2 Years
    Mechanical Engineering 40 2 Years
    M.Sc Program
    Chemistry 2 Years
    Mathematics 2 Years
    Physics 2 Years
    Cognitive Science 2 Years
    Earth Science 2 Years
    Master of Arts 2 Years

    Ph.D. Program

    Ph.D. Program Tentative Intake
    Biological Engineering 12
    Chemical Engineering 18
    Civil Engineering 4
    Cognitive Science 4
    Computer Science & Engineering 7
    Earth Sciences 6
    Humanities and Social Sciences 6
    Electrical Engineering 10
    Mechanical Engineering 18
    Materials Science & Engineering 4
    Mathematics 2
    Physics 4-5

    Note: Category wise reservations on overall available seats will be followed as per Government of India norms.

    Admission Process

    B. Tech  One has to clear JEE Mains followed by JEE Advanced to get admission into the college.
    M. Tech
    • Admission to postgraduate M.Tech programs is on the basis of marks obtained by the students in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering GATE and through CCMT Counseling.
    M. Sc Programs
    • Admissions to M.Sc. Programs (Physics, Chemistry and Computer Science) are based on a valid score in IIT Jam followed by counseling (CCMN)
    • Written Test and Interview conducted by the IIT Gandhinagar
    • Admission 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. Tech
    • A 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.
    • Candidates must be Passed B.Tech for any stream to the recognized university with 60% marks (55% for SC/ST) and must be qualified GATE.
    • Candidate must have a bachelor degree in Science to the recognized university with 55% marks (50% for S/ST).
    • A Bachelor’s (10+2+3) degree (Major/Honours) or equivalent from a recognized University, in any discipline, with a minimum of 50% marks or 5.5 CPI in a 10-point scale (45% marks or 5.0 CPI in a 10-point scale for SC/ST/PD candidates) in major/honours only.
    • Candidate must have a Master’s degree in Architecture/Planning/Technology in relevant discipline.

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    Fee Structure

    For B.Tech Course

    Particulars Amount
    Caution Money (One Time, Refundable) Rs- 5000
    One Time Fees Rs- 5,000
    Tuition Fee (per Semester) Rs- 1,18,500
    Total Rs- 1,28,500

    Hostel Fees

    Particulars Amount
    Mess Caution Money (One Time, Refundable) ₹1,000
    Hostel Seat Rent (per Semester) ₹500
    Electricity & Water charges (per Semester) ₹2,500
    Hostel Establishment Charges (per Semester) ₹2,000
    Contribution to Hostel Subsidy (per Semester) ₹6,000
    Mess Advance (Six Monthly) ₹13,000
    Total ₹25,000

    Fee Waivers

    • The college offers 100% Tuition Fee waiver for SC/ST/PH etc students.
    • One may also have a full remission of the Tuition Fee (General & OBC) if their family income is less than Rs.1 lakh/ annum and 2/3rd of Tuition fees if annual income of their family is between Rs.1 lakh to Rs.5 lakh.


    Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG) provides the scholarship to its graduate and postgraduate students. The institute offers various scholarships under different categories such as:

    • Institute Scholarship
    • Other Scholarships
    • Assistantships

    Institute Scholarship

    S.No Scholarship Name Criteria
    1 Institute Merit Scholarship (IMS) This scholarship is available for B.Tech/ B.Des/ M.Sc/ M.A students of the institute. IMS is awarded to year-wise class toppers of every stream. It involves tuition fee waiver and a fixed monthly stipend for eight months
    2 Institute Merit-cum-Means Scholarships (McM) McM is awarded to B.Des/ B.Tech/ MA/ M.Sc students on the basis of their Merit (Up to 25% of the non-SC/ST). It covers tuition fee waiver and a fixed monthly stipend for eight months
    3 SC/ ST Scholarship It is awarded to all B.Tech/ B.Des/ MA/ M.Sc students of SC/ ST categories. It includes a fixed monthly stipend for eight months, free messing (only for the basic menu) and hostel seat rent waiver. Tuition fee is waived for all SC/ST students by the statutes

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    IIT Gandhinagar Cutoff (2018) Round I

    Course Category Rank Range
    Female Male
    B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering General 2074 3172 956 1418
    B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering Schedule Caste 813 813 62 445
    B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering Schedule Tribe 242 246
    B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering General Person with Disability 21 21
    B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering Other Backward Class 1175 1175 533 771
    B.Tech Electrical Engineering General 5213 5614 1627 2849
    B.Tech Electrical Engineering Schedule Caste 1931 1931 591 875
    B.Tech Electrical Engineering Schedule Tribe 376 379
    B.Tech Electrical Engineering General Person with Disability 93 93
    B.Tech Electrical Engineering Other Backward Class 2833 2833 810 1544
    B.Tech Material Science Engineering General 9810 10336 5241 7115
    B.Tech Material Science Engineering Schedule Caste 2697 2697 1584 1815
    B.Tech Material Science Engineering Schedule Tribe 114 114
    B.Tech Material Science Engineering Other Backward Class 4639 4639 3167 3559
    B.Tech Civil Engineering General 9498 9595 3747 6163
    B.Tech Civil Engineering Schedule Caste 2048 2048 493 1187
    B.Tech Civil Engineering Schedule Tribe 307 357
    B.Tech Civil Engineering Other Backward Class 4120 4120 2320 2409
    B.Tech Mechanical Engineering General 7689 7840 2387 3651
    B.Tech Mechanical Engineering Schedule Caste 2182 2182 889 977
    B.Tech Mechanical Engineering Schedule Tribe 320 425
    B.Tech Mechanical Engineering Other Backward Class 3423 3423 1538 1781
    B.Tech Chemical Engineering General 7880 9467 4219 5591
    B.Tech Chemical Engineering Schedule Caste 2283 2283 1366 1551
    B.Tech Chemical Engineering Schedule Tribe 601 787
    B.Tech Chemical Engineering Other Backward Class 4475 4475 2302 2831


    IIT Gandhinagar (JEE Advanced Cutoff 2017)

    Chemical Engineering

    S.No Name of the Course Categories OR CR
    1 Chemical Engineering General 3486 5507
    OBC NCL 2280 2592
    SC 1100 1451
    ST 587 736

    Civil Engineering

    S.No Name of the Course Categories OR CR
    2 Civil Engineering General 4264 6256
    OBC NCL 1680 1960
    SC 951 1177
    ST 336 355

    Computer Science and Engineering

    S.No Name of the Course Categories OR CR
    3 Computer Science and Engineering General 1100 1736
    OBC NCL 501 822
    SC 358 367
    ST 244 339

    Electrical Engineering

    S.No Name of the Course Categories OR CR
    4 Electrical Engineering General 1736 3259
    OBC NCL 881 1334
    SC 634 703
    ST 353 444

    Material Science and Engineering

    S.No Name of the Course Categories OR CR
    5 Material Science and Engineering General 5404 7835
    OBC NCL 2051 3175
    SC 1542 1871
    ST 888 922

    Mechanical Engineering

    S.No Name of the Course Categories OR CR
    6 Mechanical Engineering General 2913 4080
    OBC NCL 1104 1479
    SC 300 762
    ST 288 346


    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.

    Top Companies

    Accolite Software India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore Bombardier Inc., Vadodara, Gujarat
    Alkyl Amines Chemicals Ltd., Mumbai Capital Dynamics (S) PTE Ltd., Kuala Lumpur
    Altair Engineering India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore Coal India Ltd, Kolkata
    Arvind Infrastructure Ltd, Ahmedabad Cognizant Technology Solutions, Pune
    Avtec Ltd., Hosur, Tamil Nadu Defense Research & Development Organisation (DRDO), India
    Bank of India, India Dover Corporation, Bangalore
    Bharat Forge, Pune Dresser-Rand Group, Inc., Ahmedabad
    Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. (BPCL), India Eclerx Services, Mumbai
    Endurance Group, Pune Ericsson, Gurgaon
    Fashion and You.com, Bangalore Finisar, Malaysia
    Flipkart, Bangalore Fluidyn, Bangalore
    Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Bangalore Grasim Industries Ltd., MP

    Package Offered

    Highest Package Average Package
    19 LPA 7 LPA

    ***Note- Average Package reported by our Reader.

    Ranking & Reputation

    Name of Institute IIT Gandhinagar
    Rating 4.5/5
    Reputation Excellent
    Education 4.6/5
    Faculty Excellent
    Infrastructure Good

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    Contact Details

    Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar
    Palaj, Gandhinagar – 382355
    Phone: 079-2395-2051 / 2053
    Email: [email protected]
    Official Websitewww.iitgn.ac.in

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