FAQs about IIT Guwahati

Q. Is IIT Guwahati a good IIT?

Ans. IIT Guwahati has consistently ranked among India's top engineering schools. IIT Guwahati has been designated as an Institute of National Importance. In addition, it is one of India's top ten NIRF-rated engineering institutes. IITG has the highest package of INR 2.5 CPA in 2021-22 placements. The institute is unquestionably superior to other private engineering institutions and NITs.


Q. Which branch at IIT Guwahati is the best?
Ans. According to the placement reports 2022, the Computer Science and Engineering branch leads all other branches at IIT Guwahati in terms of attractive packages. Aside from that, with salary increases at an all-time high, IITG students prefer Mathematics and Computing over other fields.

Q: How many students are enrolled at IIT Guwahati?

Ans. IIT Guwahati currently has over 5800 students enrolled. There are also 2,630 undergraduates, 1,222 postgraduates, and 1,965 doctoral students at IIT Guwahati.

Q. How are the job opportunities at IIT Guwahati?

Ans. The college has an excellent record of placement. Among the top recruiters are Microsoft, IBM, Uber, Google, Oracle, Goldman Sachs, Bajaj, and American Express. Few businesses also make many international offers. Students are assigned to a variety of domains. The 2021-22 batch has received 530 job offers and 179 PPOs during the ongoing placement drive. The highest salary package recorded was INR 2.5 CPA.

Q. What are the hostel fees at IIT Guwahati?

The following is a summary of the IIT Guwahati hostel fee:

INR 400 for hostel admission
INR 2500 for Mess Establishment
INR 4000 for hostel caution money (refundable).
INR 3600 refundable mess deposit
Hostel rent is INR 1000, and the hostel fund is INR 600.
INR 3000 for hostel maintenance.
Charges for electricity and water: INR 2500 Mess Advance: INR 17780

Q. Is IIT Guwahati involved in any collaborations?

Ans. IIT Guwahati has academic partnerships with numerous institutions in Asia, Europe, Australia, the United States, and Canada. Many internships, student exchange programs, and workshops have been made possible as a result of the collaborations. These are some of the collaborations:

NXP India Pvt. Ltd. Ecole Centrale de Nantes KAGAWA University Kyoto Institute of Technology
Curtin University of Technology University of Nottingham University of Central Lancashire

Q. Does IIT Guwahati provide minority students with scholarships?

Ans. Yes, the scholarship is available to all SC/ST B.Tech/B.Des/MA/M.Sc students. It includes an eight-month fixed monthly stipend. Additionally, the tuition fee is waived.

Q. How can we verify the IIT Guwahati results?

Ans. The following steps should be taken to check the results:

Visit IIT Guwahati's official website.
Select the GATE/JAM/JEE(Advanced) link.
Enter the required information and press the submit button.
Make a copy of the outcome for future reference.

Q. Which entrance exam is accepted for M.A. admission at IIT Guwahati?

Ans. The college provides M.A. in Developmental Psychology Admission is granted on the basis of a written exam followed by an interview conducted by IIT Guwahati.

Q. How is life on campus at IIT Guwahati?

Ans. IIT Guwahati's campus offers many facilities and amenities to students for better education and daily convenience. Students staying on campus have access to hostel facilities as well as many other amenities such as a hostel canteen, indoor and outdoor sports activities, a gymnasium, and so on. Students at IIT Guwahati have access to a wide range of extracurricular activities and resources. Students can visit the Gymkhana club, which has a variety of musical instruments, an indoor stadium with sports activities, outdoor games, and a swimming pool. The academic complex covers 18 acres and includes well-equipped labs, high-tech classrooms, and other amenities. This building also houses the lecture halls, the central library, the computer center, and the conference center. There is a commercial complex with a restaurant and several shops for the students, faculty, and staff's daily needs.

Q: Which is superior, IIT Guwahati or IIT BHU?

Ans. There are numerous reasons why students should attend IIT Guwahati rather than IIT BHU. According to the NIRF Rankings 2019, IIT Guwahati is ranked seventh in Engineering, while IIT BHU is ranked ninth. The environment on the IIT Guwahati campus is also much better, with more greenery and fresh air, making it one of the best IIT campuses in India. IIT Guwahati's infrastructure, labs, and classrooms are more modern and advanced. For students staying on campus, hostel accommodations are also better at IIT Guwahati. IIT Guwahati also employs DC++, a file-sharing network that is extremely beneficial to IIT students.