Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur Admission Process

  Shibpur   AICTE   ESTD 1856
  Shibpur   AICTE   ESTD 1856


IIEST Admissions 2019: UG & PG Admission, Application process

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur commonly abbreviated as IIEST Shibpur, is a national research & education institute for engineering, science and technology. The Institute is Ranked 20th in India by NIRF / MHRD in the Year 2016.

The institute offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees in engineering and architecture as well as masters and doctorate degrees in science and management. The institute offers B.Tech, B.Arch as well as Integrated B.Tech courses at the UG level, whereas, at the PG level, the institute offers M.Tech, MURP, M.Sc. and MBA courses.

Admission to the UG level are courses based on the merit of the candidates as per JEE Mains results & admission to the M.Tech courses are based on the results of the candidates in GATE. For admission to the PhD courses, the University conducts separate entrance test and interview rounds.

Key Points:

  • 50% of the seats are reserved for candidates outside West Bengal, and 50% are reserved for students domiciled in West Bengal
  • 22%, 6% and 3% of the seats are reserved for Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Physically Challenged students respectively.
  • Three seats are reserved under Defence Quota
  • A maximum of 5% of seats (supernumerary) is reserved for Tuition Waiver Scheme

IIEST Admission Undergraduate (UG) Admission 2019 (Include Integrated Course)

IIEST offers a number B. Tech, B.Arch & Integrated B.Tech+M.Tech courses at the Undergraduate level. The B.Tech course is offered for four years, whereas, the B.Arch and the integrated courses are offered for 5 years.

The B.Tech course is offered with nine different specialisations and the Integrated B.Tech+M.Tech course is offered with a variety of 29 different specialisation subjects under nine different departments,

Admission to all these courses will be made through JEE Main– Paper I (for Engineering) and Paper II (for Architecture), an exam conducted by the JEE Apex Board under CBSE. The shortlisted candidates are invited for the counselling round at IIEST.

IIEST Admission Postgraduate (PG) Admission 2019

IIEST Shibpur offers M.Tech, MURP, M.Sc. and MBA degree at the postgraduate level. All these courses are for two years.

The Master of Technology (M.Tech) course is offered with 26 different specialisations under 12 departments of Engineering. The Master of Science (M.Sc.) course is offered with five different specialisation subjects.

The admission to M.Tech courses is carried out through CCMT – The centralised system to admit M.Tech students for all NITs and CFTIs (Centrally Funded Technical Institutes). GATE qualification is mandatory for admission to the M.Tech programmes.

50% per cent of the available seats to the MSc courses are admitted through CCMN (Centralized Counselling for M.Sc.); the centralised counselling procedure for NITs & CFTIs with JAM as the mandatory requirement. The rest fifty per cent are admitted through IIEST’s test and interview process where JAM is not a mandatory requirement.

For MBA, a candidate must have a valid CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT score.

For, CAT & XAT the minimum score requirement is 65 percentile, and for MAT and CMAT the minimum score requirement is 85 percentile. The shortlisted candidates based on such scores are invited for Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds.