Bombay, set up by an Act of Parliament, was established in
1958, at Powai, a northern suburb of Mumbai. Today the Institute
is recognised as one of the centres of academic excellence in
the country. Over the years, there has been dynamic progress at
IIT Bombay in all academic and research activities, and a
parallel improvement in facilities and infrastructure, to keep
it on par with the best institutions in the world. Institutes in
positions of excellence grow with time. The ideas and ideals on
which such institutes are built evolve and change with national
aspirations, national perspectives, and trends world - wide. IIT
Bombay, too, is one such institution.
Powai, Mumbai - 400 076
Ph : 022 - 2572 2545,
Fax: 022 - 2572 3480
Delhi is one of the seven Institutes of Technology created
as centers of excellence for higher training, research and
development in science, engineering and technology in India,
Established as College of Engineering in 1961, the Institute was
later declared an Institution of National Importance under the
"Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 1963" and
was renamed "Indian Institute of Technology -Delhi".
Hauz Khas, New Delhi, India,
Ph : 91 - 11 - 26582222, 26581696,
Fax : 91 - 11 - 26582037,26582277
Guwahati, the sixth member of the IIT fraternity, was
established in 1994. The academic programme of IIT Guwahati
commenced in 1995. At present the Institute has eleven
departments covering all the major engineering and science
disciplines, offering B. Tech., B. Des., M. Tech., Ph.D. and
M.Sc. programmes. Within a short period of time, IIT Guwahati
has been able to build up the necessary infrastructure for
carrying out advanced research and has been equipped with
state-of-the-art scientific and engineering instruments.
campus is on a sprawling 285 hectares plot of land on the north bank of
the river Brahmaputra around 20 kms. from the heart of the city. With
the majestic Brahmaputra on one side, and with hills and vast open
spaces on others, the campusprovides an ideal setting for learning.
While the campus construction programme will terminate at the end of the
tenth five year plan, students' hostels, faculty and staff quarters, and
a guest house have already been built.
North Guwahati, Guwahati - 781 031.
Ph. No: 0361- 2690 401, 2690 761.
Fax: 0361 - 2690 762,
EPABX :+ 91- 361 - 2690321 / 28
Kanpur is one of the premier institutions established by the
Government of India. The aim of the Institute is to provide
meaningful education, to conduct original research of the
highest standard and to provide leadership in technological
innovation for the industrial growth of the country. The
Institute began functioning in the borrowed building of Harcourt
Butler Technological Institute in 1959 with 100 students and a
small faculty. The Institute now has its own sprawling
residential campus , about 1450 undergraduate and 850
postgraduate students, 300 faculty and more than 1500 supporting
staff. The combined record of its past and present faculty and
students along with the alumni spread across the world is
awe-inspiring. With the path-breaking innovations in both its
curriculum and research, the Institute is rapidly gaining a
Kanpur - 208 016
Ph. 91- 512 - 590151
Fax: 91- 512 - 590260
Kharagpur is an autonomous engineering and
technology-oriented institute of higher education founded by the
Government of India in 1951. The first of the seven IITs to be
established, it is officially recognised as an Institute of
National Importance by the Government of India and is regarded
as one of the best engineering institutions in India.
was established to train scientists and engineers after India attained
independence in 1947. Its organisational structure as well as its
undergraduate admission process is shared by sister IITs. The students
and alumni of IIT Kharagpur are referred to as KGPians. Among all IITs,
IIT Kharagpur has the largest campus (2,100 acres), the most
departments, and the highest student enrollment. IIT Kharagpur is
particularly famous for its festivals Illumination and Rangoli, Spring
Fest and Kshitij.
Kharagpur - 721 302,
Ph : +91-3222-255221
Fax : +91-3222-255303
Madras, is one among the foremost institutes of national
importance in higher technological education, basic and applied
research. In 1956, the German Government offered technical
assistance for establishing an institute of higher education in
engineering in India. The first Indo-German agreement in Bonn,
West Germany for the establishment of the Indian Institute of
Technology at Madras was signed in 1959.
was formally inaugurated in 1959 by Prof. Humayun Kabir, Union Minister
for Scientific Research and Cultural Affairs. IIT Madras is a
residential institute with nearly 460 faculty, 4500 students and 1250
administrative & supporting staff and is a self-contained campus
located in a beautiful wooded land of about 250 hectares. It has
established itself as a premier centre for teaching, research and
industrial consultancy in the country.
has fifteen academic departments and a few advanced research centres in
various disciplines of engineering and pure sciences, with nearly 100
laboratories organised in a unique pattern of functioning. A faculty of
international repute, a brilliant student community, excellent technical
& supporting staff and an effective administration have all
contributed to the pre-eminent status of IIT Madras. The campus is
located in the city of Chennai, previously known as Madras. Chennai is
the state capital of Tamilnadu, a southern state in India.
Chennai - 600 036
Ph. No: 257 8058,
Roorkee is among the foremost of institutes of national
importance in higher technological education and in basic and
applied research. Since its establishment, the Institute has
played a vital role in providing the technical manpower and
know-how to the country and in pursuit of 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 trend-setter in the
area of education and research in the field of science,
technology, and engineering.
has completed 150th year of its existence in October 1996. On September
21, 2001, an Ordinance issued by the Government of India declared it as
the nation's seventh Indian Institute of Technology. The Ordinance is
now converted into an Act by the Parliament to make IIT, Roorkee as 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 facility for doctoral work in all Departments and Research Centres.
Roorkee - 247 667. Uttaranchal,
Fax: 091 - 1332 - 273560