IN­DIAN IN­STI­TUTE OF TECH­NOL­OGY

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In­dian In­sti­tute of Tech­nol­ogy, Bom­bay was the sec­ond IIT es­tab­lished in In­dia in 1958. Its phi­los­o­phy is to be the foun­tain­head of new ideas and of in­no­va­tors in tech­nol­ogy and sci­ence. The in­sti­tute has 15 aca­demic de­part­ments, 600 faculty mem­bers, 30 cen­ters, five in­ter­dis­ci­pli­nary pro­gramme and one man­age­ment school. Over the past five years, it has pro­duced 50,000 en­gi­neers and sci­en­tists. “The in­sti­tute strives to excel in creation and dis­sem­i­na­tion of knowl­edge through its ed­u­ca­tional pro­grammes and re­search en­deav­ors, for the ben­e­fit of the so­ci­ety at large. IITB has a free think­ing en­vi­ron­ment, which en­cour­ages stu­dents and staff to de­velop them­selves and chal­lenges them to work on and suc­ceed at dif­fi­cult tasks,” says di­rec­tor De­vang Khakhar.

Top cour­ses aero­space en­gi­neer­ing, civil en­gi­neer­ing, elec­tri­cal en­gi­neer­ing, met­al­lur­gi­cal en­gi­neer­ing, en­ergy sci­ence, earth sci­ence, hu­man­i­ties, in­dus­trial de­sign, man­age­ment

USP 1,000 re­cruit­ment of­fers were re­ceived from more than 300 com­pa­nies dur­ing place­ments at the in­sti­tute

En­try JEE (Ad­vanced Joint En­trance Ex­am­i­na­tion) for the B Tech pro­gramme, GATE (Grad­u­ate Ap­ti­tude Test in En­gi­neer­ing) for M Tech and PhD pro­grammes, JAM (Joint Ad­mis­sion Test for M Sc) and IIT en­trance ex­am­i­na­tion

Fee `60,000 for B Tech per se­mes­ter and `30,000 per se­mes­ter for M Tech

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