Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IIT Roorkee) Overview

  Roorkee   AICTE, MHRD, Public (Autonomous)   ESTD 1847
  Roorkee   AICTE, MHRD, Public (Autonomous)   ESTD 1847

About College

Indian Institute of Technology(IIT), Roorkee is among the foremost of institutes of national importance in higher technological education and engineering, basic and applied research. The Institute ranks amongst the best technological institutions in the world and has contributed to all sectors of technological development. It has also been considered a trendsetter in the area of education and research in the field of science, technology, and engineering. It was converted to IIT on September 21, 2001, by an Ordinance issued by the Government of India declared it as the nation’s seventh Indian Institute of Technology, an “Institution of National Importance”. The Institute offers Bachelor’s Degree courses in 10 disciplines of Engineering and Architecture and Postgraduate’s Degree in 55 disciplines of Engineering, Applied Science, Architecture and planning. The Institute has a facility for doctoral work in all Departments and Research Centres. ​The Institute admits students to B.Tech. And B.Arch. Courses through the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) conducted at various centres all over India. The IITR is administered by the IIT Council headed by the chairman of the Ministry of HRD. It is approved by the AICTE and Council of Architecture.


Source Rank
NIRF (Engineering) 6
NIRF (Business) 8
NIRF (Overall) 9
The Week (Engineering) 6
QS (World) 431-440
QS (Asia) 78
Times (World) 501-600
Times (BRICS) 62
Times (Asia) 70