Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Howrah

Howrah (West Bengal)   Estd : 1856 Approved by : UGC, AICTE Type : Private


Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology is situated in Howrah in West Bengal state of India. Established in 1856, it is accredited from UGC, AICTE and it is affiliated to University of Calcutta. IIEST, Howrah offers 52 courses across 4 streams namely Engineering, Sciences, Management, Commerce / Banking and across 7 degrees like Ph.D, B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Tech + M.Tech, M.Sc.. IIEST campus is spread over 114 Acres. Hostel facility is available for its students. Additional campus facilities such as Acad. Zone, ATM, Boys Hostel, Canteen, Comp. Lab, Guest house, Gym, Hospital, Theatre, Lib are also there.

  • Area 114 Acres
  • Classroom 54
  • Sports Grounds 2
  • Hostel Facility True


Awards and Rankings

  • Ranked 20th in India in the National Institute of Ranking Framework (NIRF) by the Ministry of Human Resources, Govt of India in 2016 
  • IIEST Shibpur was ranked 17 among engineering colleges in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework in 2017.
  • Careers360 has given it the second best rating, "AAAA+", among engineering colleges in 2017.

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  • Ph.D Scholarship

    Besides the GATE scholarship for the Mtech students the Institute offers a large number of scholarships to its students. Practically every meritorious and/or financially poor student may get scholarship. Currently almost 50% of the students 13 are getting scholarships. No Tuition Fee is to be paid by the students belong to SC/ST/PwD category. There are also provisions of loan scholarships offered by various banks. A number of scholarships offered by the Global Alumni Association of this Institute are also available to the students.

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The erstwhile Training and Placement of the Institute was rechristened as Department of Human Resource Department in the year 1994 -95 and is headed by one Professor and other staff. 

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    P.O. - Botanic Garden, Howrah - 711103, West Bengal, India