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Indian Institute of Technology - IIT

IIT - Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh)

  • Acad. Zone
  • A/C
  • ATM
  • Boys Hostel
  • Canteen
  • Comp. Lab
  • Counselling
  • Cultural zone
  • Guest house
  • Gym
400 Acres
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Established Date
Rs. 15950 - Rs. 105950
( None) Fees Range
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Indian Institute of Technology - IIT - IIT Varanasi

The Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) is situated in the magnificent campus of Banaras Hindu University spread over nearly 1300 acres at the southern end of the ancient city of Varanasi on the bank of the holy river Ganga. The IIT (BHU) formerly known as the Institute of Technology was a part of the Banaras Hindu University, which has been an internationally acknowledged renowned seat of learning. The Banaras Hindu University was founded in the year 1916 by the great visionary and patriot, Mahamana Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya Ji. This residential University has teaching and research facilities in over 135 diverse disciplines including Ancient History, Oriental Learning, Performing and Fine Arts, Institute of Medical Sciences, Institute of Management Studies, Institute of Sciences, Institute of Environmental and Sustainable Development Social Sciences, etc. Engineering Education in Banaras Hindu University commenced as early as in 1919 with the establishment of Banaras Engineering College (BENCO). The University has also pioneered engineering education by being the first in the country to start degree courses in Mining, Metallurgy, Ceramic Engineering and Pharmaceutics with the establishment of the College of Mining and Metallurgy and the College of Technology in the years 1923 and 1932 respectively. In 1969 these three colleges were amalgamated to form the Institute of Technology. The Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University (IT-BHU), was converted into Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University), Varanasi by the Government of India, New Delhi on 29th June, 2012.

Overview Courses

List of entrance exams JEE Mains (B.Tech), JEE Advanced
Pass percentage 85%
Percentage students passed first class 70%
Percentage students passed with distinction 60%
Eligibility For Transfer None
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Overview Campus

Area 400 Acres
Classrooms 104
Sport Grounds 5
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Overview Placement

There is a Training and Placement Cell for the students that are passing out successfully from the IIT Varanasi. This placement cell also collaborates with the prime organizations and institutes for internship and training programs of students.

Number of visiting companies 65
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Last Update 07 Mar, 2017
Awards Ranked 6th in Outlook India's Top Engineering Colleges of 2013
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