With the motive to promote education in the field of Information Technology in India, the government had started the Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs). These are some of the best Indian institutes for candidates who want to make a career in the Information Technology, Computer Science and Electronics & Communication engineering domain.
With the first institute started in 1997, IIITs have made an impression in the industry by producing some of the best IT graduates of the country. Their graduates get hired by some of the most prominent firms of the industry. Find out all about IIITs here.
Here’s all you need to know about IIITs:
|Name of Institute||Year of Establishment||Fee Structure/per semester (Approx.)||JEE Mains Opening Rank 2016||JEE Mains Closing Rank|
|IIIT Gwalior||1997||Rs. 80,000||105||15106|
|IIIT Hyderabad||1998||Rs. 1,41,000||NA||NA|
|IIIT Allahabad||1999||Rs. 51,500||70||16198|
|IIIT Bangalore||1999||Rs. 75,000||NA||NA|
|IIIT Jabalpur||2005||Rs. 28,500||168||25501|
|IIIT Kanchipuram||2007||Rs. 27,950||142||30344|
|IIIT Delhi||2008||Rs. 1,05,000||NA||NA|
|IIIT Chittoor||2013||Rs. 35,000||346||26276|
|IIIT Guwahati||2013||Rs. 48,850||153||8000|
|IIIT Vadodara||2013||Rs. 56,000||168||27270|
|IIIT Kota||2013||Rs. 36,000||276||27240|
|IIIT Srirangam (Trichy)||2013||Rs. 52,000||1578||21144|
|IIIT Una||2014||Rs. 50,800||136||30886|
|IIIT Sonepat||2014||Rs. 48,850||587||28667|
|IIIT Kalyani||2014||Rs. 35,000||338||32430|
|IIIT Lucknow||2015||Rs. 67,000||650||23216|
|IIIT Dharwad||2015||Rs. 83,000||225||29996|
|IIIT Kurnool||2015||Rs. 62,700||243||33862|
|IIIT Kottayam||2015||Rs. 75,000||297||29215|
|IIIT Manipur||2015||Rs. 66,000||2179||40661|
|IIIT Nagpur||2016||Rs. 59,000||391||28641|
|IIIT Pune||2016||Rs. 80,850||310||28620|
|IIIT Ranchi||2016||Rs. 85,000||291||31575|
Apart from the institutes mentioned above, the government is also planning to start four other IIITs at Surat, Bhopal, Kakinada and Tripura in public-private partnership (PPP) model. These IIITs are expected to start from 2017.
If you are aspiring to take admission in either of the IIITs mentioned above, you will have to appear for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main). Counselling process and admission for these reputed institutes is conducted by Joint Seat Allocation Authority.
Getting a chance to study at one of the IIITs is a great opportunity as these institutes provide quality education and prepare the students to thrive in the IT Industry. After pursuing a course from any of the institutes mentioned above you can secure a job at one of the top IT organisations in the country.
IIITs take in a mix of students from different regions of India, therefore, providing you with better exposure. If IT is the field that you are looking forward to pursuing then IIITs are the institutes you are looking for.