Indian Institute of Information Technology, Guwahati
IIITG started operations in August 2013. The second batch of
60 students joined in August 2014. There are now 118 students in the Institute.
IIITG is operating from temporary premises in the Assam Textile Institute
Campus at the heart of the city.
Students and some faculty are staying in a flat complex
where 33 flats have been taken on rent by the Institute. The hostel complex is
connected to the Institute by a wireless link and where is a wi-fi network in
the complex. The permanent campus is coming up in 70 acres of land about 4 km
from the Guwahati airport. There are mess facilities in the hostels as well as
at college. The students are accommodated in 3BHK apartments, with each room
shared amongst two students. Each apartment has a common living room, kitchen
and two balconies. The spacious accommodations are provided with 24-hour power
backup supply, lift-service and high-speed internet connection. IIITG has a
well-established network infrastructure both for the local (LAN) as well as
access to high-speed internet.
The Institute offers challenging academic
programmes, at undergraduate levels, which encourage students to carry out
research and projects.
IIITG attracts, challenges, and cultivates
independent thinking in its students.
The institute offers B.Tech degrees in the
a) Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)
b) Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE)
M.Tech and PhD programmes have been
advertised and will start from March 2015.
More than just studies
Students at IIITG indulge in a number of sporting activities
like basketball, football, badminton, etc.