Indian Institute of Technology - IIT Mandi

IIT Mandi - Mandi (Himachal Pradesh)

Facilities
  • Math Lab
  • Acad. Zone
  • AV Lab
  • ATM
  • Boys Hostel
  • Canteen
  • Comp. Lab
  • CSC
  • Convo. Hall
  • Counselling
Size
200 Acres
Accredited By
MHRD
Established Date
2009
Government
Type
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Indian Institute of Technology - IIT Mandi - IIT

IIT Mandi has been on a rapid course of development as is evident from the following milestones:

  • The laying of the foundation stone at Kamand, the site for the permanent campus of IIT Mandi, took place on 24th February 2009.

  • The IIT Mandi Cell was set up at the IIT Roorkee on 18th March 2009, to steer the activities of the IIT Mandi.

  • A Preliminary Project Report ( PPR ) outlining a road map of 10 years for development of academic program, campus development and related issues was finalized initially on 25.4.2009. A major component of the report was development of a scaled drawing of the 538 Acres of land at Kamand and its land-use-plan. The report was submitted to Govt. of H.P. in April 2009.

  • The IIT Mandi was registered as a society in Uttarakhand, on 20th June 2009.

  • The admission of the First batch of students of IIT Mandi took place in July 2009 and their classes were conducted from 27th July 2009, onwards. Staying arrangement for IIT Mandi students was made in student hostels, Rajendra Bhawan (Boys) and Kasturba Bhawan (Girls).

  • Plans were finalized for development of a Transit Campus of IIT Mandi at Govt. Post graduate College, Mandi in August, 2009 during the visit of Shri Ashok Thakur, Additional Secretary, Govt. of India, MHRD, Department of Higher Education, on Aug. 13th, 2009. This campus will start functioning in near future and will be in operation till the main Campus at Kamand is developed.

  • Revised PPR was finalized on Sep. 15, 2009 after incorporating changes in the forest land by excluding patches of dense forest.

  • The buildings of Transit campus were handed over by the H.P. Govt. to IIT Mandi on Nov 16, 2009.

  •  An MoU was signed, for Creation of Virtual Class Rooms at IIT Mandi over National Knowledge Network (NKN), between IIT Mandi, National Informatics Centre (NIC) and National Informatics Center Services Incorporated ( NICSI).

  • The first meeting of Building & Works Committee, exclusively for IIT Mandi, took place on Dec. 14, 2009 to consider mainly the preliminary estimates submitted by CPWD for development of the Transit campus at Mandi. The First meeting of Finance Committee and BOG of IIT Mandi took place on Dec. 21, 2009, when the estimates prepared by the CPWD (for renovation of the Transit Campus buildings as well as Construction of a laboratory block and students activity centre etc) on the basis of Architectural drawings prepared by M//s R. P. Vaidya Associates - Space Matrix, were approved. BOG also approved specialization of Faculty and Grouping of Non-Teaching Staff for reservation purposes etc for IIT Mandi

  • Prof. Timothy A. Gonsalves joined as Director of IIT Mandi on Jan 15, 2010 and took charge from Prof. S. C .Saxena, Director, IIT Roorkee.

  • Prof. Timothy A. Gonsalves went on his first visit to Mandi on Jan 21-23, 2010.

  • The website of IIT Mandi was activated under the domain name iitmandi.ac.in on Feb.2, 2010, by ERNET India.

  •  The first advertisement for faculty and non-faculty positions of IIT Mandi appeared in the Times of India on Feb.3, 2010.On May 10, 2010, Mr. Rajat Kumar Sharma, JE(Civil), joined as the first permanent employee of IIT Mandi.

  • On May 10, 2010, Mr. Rajat Kumar Sharma, JE(Civil), joined as the first permanent employee of IIT Mandi.

  • On Tuesday 8th June, 2010 Dr. Aniruddha Chakraborty joined as the first faculty member of IIT Mandi. His research interests are in theoretical physical chemistry and he is an Assistant Professor in the School of Basic Sciences at IIT Mandi.

 

Overview Courses

List of entrance exams JEE Mains (B.Tech), JEE Advanced
Transfer Allowed Yes
Eligibility For Transfer None
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Overview Placement

Placements, internships and training for the students of the Institute are handled by the Career and Placement Cell (CnP). The cell consists of faculty members, staff and student volunteers. The Placement Session for the batch of 2013 marked the entry of IIT Mandi into the fray. Beginning with a batch of 94 students we achieved nearly 85% placements with an average package of 7.7 lakhs per annum across all the disciplines. The highest package offered was 18 lakhs for a few CS students. Many students also opted for higher studies and got admitted into various universities across the world including top management colleges in the country. For the second batch ready to graduate in 2014, in the initial window of the placement activities, nearly 70% students are already placed. In addition to Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Cisco, Finisar, TCS, IBM, Edifecs, L&T, Continental, Eclerix etc, PSUs like DRDO also visited campus. Six to eight weeks of Industrial Internship during the third year is a mandatory requirement in IIT Mandi curriculum. The CnP cell helps all students go to reputed industries to do their internships.
A faculty of international repute, vibrant student community, innovative curriculum, excellent technical and administrative staff and stress over indigenous technologies has amalgamated into the rapid growth of IIT Mandi. Many students in their bachelors take the opportunity to work with research scholars and gain a research oriented mindset.

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