FAQs from IIT Hyderabad

Q. What is the significance of IIT Hyderabad?

Ans. IIT Hyderabad is well-known for its vibrant research culture, highly qualified faculty, and global partnerships with top universities. IIT Hyderabad has performed exceptionally well in areas such as research infrastructure investment, innovation, and internationalization. In addition, it has published 3000 research papers and filed 85 patents.

Q. Is IIT Bombay or IIT Hyderabad better?

Ans. Without a doubt, IIT Bombay is superior to IIT Hyderabad. In terms of ranking, placement rate, courses, and academics, IIT Bombay tops the list. IIT Bombay has been ranked third in NIRF 2021. IIT Hyderabad, on the other hand, is ranked seventh. In addition, IITB graduates received the highest pay package of more than INR 1 CPA. While IITH has the highest package with INR 65 LPA.

Q. What services does IIT Hyderabad provide?

Ans. The Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad campus spans 576 acres and is located in Kandi, Sangareddy. It is located on NH65, near the outer Ring Road. The institute provides the following services to meet the needs of its students:

  • Laboratories: There are 105 laboratories on the IIT Hyderabad campus that are used for teaching and research. Each year, new cutting-edge equipment is added to these labs.
  • Hostels are available on campus for both male and female students. Every student who stays in the hostel is given a single semi-furnished room that is designed using the radiant cooling technique. There is a mess room available in the hostel.
  • Transportation: A transportation service is available for faculty and students. Buses run frequently from the college to the Lingampally railway station and back. The schedule for these buses is available on the college's website.
  • Dining: Students, faculty, and staff have access to a common dining hall. The dining hall serves a wide range of delicacies from both North and South India.
  • IIT Hyderabad's library houses over 20,000 books as well as 10,000 periodicals. A repository of scholarly publications written by students and faculty members is also available.

Q. How is IIT Hyderabad's infrastructure?

Ans. The IIT Hyderabad campus covers 576 acres of green space. Both the administrative and academic wings are fully operational. The hostels are well-planned, well-ventilated, and built in the German style. The hostel WiFi has a high speed of 120 Mbps and LAN cables are located in every room to ensure that students are well connected. On campus, there is also a functional gym and sports fields. Snooker, Indian and American pool, Foosball, Carrom, Dart Boards, Chess, and other indoor games are available to students.

Q. How is the IIT Hyderabad Design Department?

Ans. IIT Hyderabad's design department offers BDes, MDes, and Ph.D. degrees in design. There are 8 faculty members in the department, including 1 Professor and 7 Assistant Professors. The faculty members are friendly and helpful. The CEED exam score is used to determine admission to the department.

Q. Which Japanese companies come to IIT Hyderabad for on-campus internships?

SMS Data Tech, NTT-AT, Suzuki Motor Corporation, Spiral, Sansan, DG Takano, Accenture Japan, Aisin, Fast retailing, Rakuten, Denso, Denso-Adit, Softbank, and other companies visit IIT Hyderabad for on-campus internships.

Q. What are the fees for international students at IIT Hyderabad?

Ans. International students are classified into two groups: SAARC country students and non-SAARC country students. Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, The Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka are all members of SAARC. The fee structure is divided into two categories below:

Particulars SAARC Country students (1st year) Non-SAARC country students (1st year)
Compulsory fee INR 1,57,875 INR 3,07,875
Another compulsory fee (as per university fee circular) INR 7875 INR 7875
Hostel & other charges INR 25550 INR 25550
Refundable charges (to be paid by a scholar) INR 10500 INR 10500
Non -Refundable charges (to be paid by a scholar) INR 235845 INR 385845

Q. What documents do I need to submit for admission/registration at IIT Hyderabad?

Ans. All educational certificates, mark sheets, GATE/CSIR-JRF/UGC/DST Inspire award letter, category certificates, medical fitness certificate, and so on should be uploaded to AIMS. Physical certificate verification will take place only when offline classes resume at IITH. Your admission is only provisional until then.

Q. Does IIT Hyderabad offer student education loans?

Ans. Yes, education loans are available to students through the institute's on-campus SBI and Canara Bank branches.