Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur Admission Process

  Kharagpur   UGC, AICTE   ESTD 1951
  Kharagpur   UGC, AICTE   ESTD 1951

Admission

IIT Kharagpur Admission Process

When it comes to selecting its students IIT Kharagpur is very specific. To maintain its education standard the institute selects the top-ranked students from all over the country. For different courses the selection procedure is different.

IIT Kharagpur Admission Highlights

  • For B.Tech and B.Tech+MBA integrated course, the candidate needs to have minimum 75 percentile marks (65% for SC/ST) in 10+2  with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Biology or have secured a position in top 20 in the rank chart. The final selection is done based on JEE Rank and JoSAA counselling.
  • For the B.Tech+M.Tech integrated course, the candidate should have 60% minimum marks or 6.5 CGPA in 10 point scale in the qualifying engineering examination. The candidate also needs a valid score in JEE Mains followed by JEE Advanced.
  • To get admission in M.Tech one needs to have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture/M.Sc or equivalent professional degrees (AMIE etc.). For General or OBC-NCL. Minimum of 60% marks 6.5 CGPA on a 10 point scale and 55% marks for SC or ST or PWD are required. Based on the GATE score followed by an interview, the admission will be given.
  • For doctoral course, the applicants must have 60% marks or a CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale in the qualifying examination in Engineering and need to give Departmental Entrance Test of 40% weightage followed by evaluation of Academic Record of 40% weightage and Interview.

IIT Kharagpur Admission Schedule

WAT and PI Dates

Centre Name Date
Mumbai February 24 to 26, 2019
Kolkata March 19 to 20, 2019
Bengaluru April 23 to 25, 2019
Delhi March 30 to April 01, 2019
Hyderabad April 06 to 08, 2019

IIT Kharagpur Admission Process

UG Course

IIT Bombay provides undergraduate Bachelor of Technology and integrated B.Tech+M.Tech programme. To get selected the candidate must pass 10+2 with minimum 75% marks or secure a position in the top 20 percentile. Based on the JEE Main and JEE Advanced, the final selection is done.

Course Eligibility Criteria Selection Procedure
B.Tech At least 75% marks (65% for SC/ST) in 10+2 (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Biology) or have secured a position in top 20 percentile A valid score in JEE Main followed by JEE Advanced
B.Tech+MBA

PG Course

IIT Kharagpur provides postgraduate Master of Technology and integrated M.Tech+PhD course. For admission, the candidate must fulfil the criteria of having a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture/M.Sc or equivalent professional degrees (AMIE etc.). For General /OBC-NCL: Min. of 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 on a 10 point scale) and 55% marks for SC/ST/PWD are required. B GATE score followed by an interview, the final selection will be done.

Course Eligibility Criteria Selection Procedure
M.Tech Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture/M.Sc or equivalent professional degrees (AMIE etc.). For General /OBC-NCL: Min. of 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 on a 10 point scale) and 55% marks for SC/ST/PWD are required A valid score in GATE (70% weightage) followed by an Interview (30% weightage)
B.Tech+M.Tech 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination in Engineering A valid score in JEE Main followed by JEE Advanced

IIT Kharagpur Doctoral Course

To secure a seat in IIT Kharagpur PhD programme the candidate needs to have 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination in Engineering. The final list of candidates will be made on the basis of the Departmental Entrance Test followed by evaluation of academic record and interview.

Course Eligibility Criteria Selection Procedure

PhD.

60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination in Engineering Departmental Entrance Test (40% weightage) followed by evaluation of Academic Record (40% weightage) and Interview