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Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology - Howrah ( West Bengal )

114 Acres
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Total Students
Rs. 22500 - Rs. 125000
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Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology - IIEST

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST) offers the courses in the field of engineering. The college was establieshed in 1856. IIEST West Bengal is the second oldest engineering institute in India.It is formely known as Bengal Engineering and Science University. The focus point of the institution is to provie quality technical education to the students. In March 2014,  it was elevated to national status recognizing  institute's contribution to engineering for more than a century. The campus is a ragging free campus and it is considered as one of the institute of national importance.Located just across the bustling metropolis of Kolkata beside the River Hooghly the 114-acre campus contains all the academic and administrative buildings, hostels, playgrounds, hospital and other amenity centers. In the green and serene campus, a virtual modern daytapovan, modernity lives side by side with heritage. The institute, besides offering the Master's and Doctoral programs in Science and Engineering, is the only institute in the country to offer exclusively 5-year Integrated Dual Degree B.Tech and M.Tech programs in traditional and interdisciplinary areas of engineering and technology.From faculty members to undergraduates, members of the institute community are engaged in research with the pursuit of creating and disseminating knowledge for "A Greener and Smarter World". During its almost 160 years of glorious existence the institute has produced brilliant engineers and technologists who have left their indelible mark over numerous engineering marvels across the entire globe.

Overview Courses

List of entrance exams JEE Mains (B.Tech)
Pass percentage 75%
Percentage students passed first class 65%
Percentage students passed with distinction 42%
Eligibility For Transfer None
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Overview Campus

Area 114 Acres
Built up area 22000 Acres
Classrooms 54
Sport Grounds 2
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Overview Placement

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST) West Bengal has an active and dynamic placement cell. The placement cell organizes the events such as pre placement talks, mock interviews, industrial visits, personality development and many other events such as CV writng, updating the information of the company and many more.

Max Salary 5.8 lacs
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Last Update 04 Oct, 2016
Awards NIRF revised ranking of Engineering Institutions-IIEST,SHIBPUR at 20th position
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