List of IIT Colleges of India: 2021 NIRF Ranking, Seats, Admission Basis JEE Advanced

Simran Saini
Simran SainiPublished On: January 27, 2021 | JEE Advanced

There are a total of 23 IIT colleges in India that offer B.Tech & M.Tech courses through JEE Advanced and GATE. IITs are considered as top engineering institutes in India and admission to UG courses in IIT colleges of India is done through JoSAA counselling.

List of all IIT colleges in India rank-wise

Indian Institutes of Technology, popularly known as IITs are the most prestigious and top engineering institutes in the country. They are the autonomous institutes for higher education in the technical field and are most popular for the B.Tech courses that IITs offer. At present, there are 23 IITs in India which are governed by the Institute of Technology Act, 1961 - a common IT council.

Since the next admission process will soon commence and so will JoSAA counselling 2021, we thought that we will provide a list of top engineering colleges in India here so that you can perform well in your next engineering entrance exams 2021and get admission in the college of your choice. You can also check the total number of seats in IITs in order to know your scope of securing admission through JoSAA counselling 2020.

To get through an IIT is not a cakewalk as the IIT admission process is highly competitive. Every year, thousands of candidates apply for the limited seats but only the best out of the lot get to live their dream of being a part of such prestigious institutions. For admission in IITs, candidates have to appear in IIT entrance exam in two levels - Joint Entrance Exam: JEE Main and JEE Advanced. It is mandatory to qualify in both the exams to compete for seats and specialisation preferences which is conducted by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA). Check the list of JoSAA 2021 Participating Institutes here to get an idea about the colleges participating in JoSAA Counselling 2021.

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List of IIT Colleges in India

A total of 23 IITs in the country offer a variety of courses ranging from the B.Tech level to the Doctoral programmes. While admission to B.Tech courses is based on JEE exam, admission to the M.Tech programmes is on the basis of the GATE exam. You can find below the list of IIT colleges in India along with their ranking as per HRD Ministry's National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) that are released every year in the month of April.

Name of IIT College

Location (State)

NIRF Ranking 2021

NIRF Ranking 2020

Tentative No. of B.Tech Seats

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M)

Tamil Nadu

To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B)


To be Announced



Indian Insitute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT-Kgp)

West Bengal

To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-D)

New Delhi

To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K)

Uttar Pradesh

To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IIT-R)


To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati (IIT-G)


To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad (IIT-H)


To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Indore (IIT-I)

Madhya Pradesh

To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar (IIT-BBS)


To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Patna (IIT-P)


To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar


To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad


To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi

Himachal Pradesh

To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar


To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, (Banaras Hindu University), Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh

To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur


To be Announced



Indian Institute of Technology, Jammu

Jammu & Kashmir

To be Announced

Not Applicable (NA)


Indian Institute of Technology, Goa


To be Announced

Not Applicable (NA)


Indian Institute of Technology, Dharwad


To be Announced

Not Applicable (NA)


Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad


To be Announced

Not Applicable (NA)


IIT Tirupati

Andhra Pradesh

To be Announced

Not Applicable (NA)


Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai


To be Announced

Not Applicable (NA)


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IIT Cutoff 2020

As JoSAA 2020 counselling is underway, we are updating the round wise JoSAA cutoff here. You can click on the links below for details -

JoSAA 2020 Round 1 IIT Cutoff, Opening & Closing RanksJoSAA 2020 Round 2 IIT Cutoff, Opening & Closing Ranks 

IITs are acknowledged as the most prestigious engineering institutes of the country. Although they are governed by the central government, IITs B.Tech fees for general candidates is relatively higher than other government engineering colleges as they offer the best quality engineering courses. With the right guidance and preparation, nothing is impossible. IITs build a solid foundation of scientific and technical knowledge and to prepare competent and motivated engineers and scientists.

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