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December 08, 2016 12:36 PM

Thanks to the digital mode of communication, even bad weather condition cannot force away the recruiting companies from ...

December 08, 2016 11:29 AM

While Flipkart, Snapdeal and 28 such startups have been banned from campus placements by the IITs, their counterparts ...

December 08, 2016 10:12 AM

Prof. Ajit Kumar Chaturvedi has been appointed as the Director of Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee. IIT-R has ...

December 08, 2016 09:51 AM

The placements at Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) commenced on December 1, 2016, and this year, most of the IITs ...

December 07, 2016 09:14 PM

At the ongoing campus placement season of IIT Bombay, few offers are pouring in from MNCs for positions abroad, for ...

FAQ

What is it in there for me in the Dual Degree Program for IIIT-Dual Degree Entrance Examination ? Lot of fun in doing cutting edge research in a specific stream. Opportunities to do internships in best of places. Ability to join Research Exchange Program. A detailed information can be found here.

When does one have to choose the field of specialisation for the Dual Degree Program for IIIT-Dual Degree Entrance Examination ? At the end of second year.

Is there a Dual Degree Program for ECE students for IIIT-Dual Degree Entrance Examination ? Yes, there is. It has the same chracteristics as Dual Degree Program for ECE students in terms of requirements and objectives.

I have heard all the students in the first year will be required to purchase laptop in the first year. Should I purchase now? No, you do not need any Laptop in your first year. You will get access to workspace equipped with computers.

Is IIIT, Hyderabad participating in JEE (Main) -2015? International Institute of Information Technology,Hyderabad is not participating in CSAB counseling (JEE (Main) -2015). IIIT, Hyderabad offers B.Tech. admissions through Institute portal using JEE(Main) 2015 Marks.

Do I have to fill or buy IIIT Hyderabad form for IIIT-Dual Degree Entrance Examination admission? The admission to IIIT is through institute portals. Kindly check here for the details of filling application form and paying the application fees.

Where is IIIT-H located in Hyderabad? What facilities are available in its vicinity for IIIT-Dual Degree Entrance Examination ? IIIT is located in Gachibowli with a largely self contained campus. Most of your needs will be satisfied with in the campus: hostel, mess, canteen, stationery shop, weekly film shows, etc. There is a nearby market within a kilo metre from campus where items of personal need are available. IIIT is about 15 km from centre of the city but well connected with buses and shared minitaxies (tempoes). Gachibowli is a fast developing area in which several new software companies are building their campuses including Infosys, Wipro, Microsoft and others. As a result, many new facilities are coming up in the area. However, you will be busy with academic activities, and will go out relatively infrequently.

What kind of city is Hyderabad? What does it have to offer? Hyderabad is a large metropolis (5th largest city of India) with the old world charm. It is a favoured destination of software industry in India and a large cosmopolitan city with interesting eating places, shopping areas, theatres, visibly present film industries, etc. However, it retains a personal touch of a small town. People are helpful and laid back, and surprisingly autorickshaw drivers do not "take you for a ride" unncessarily. Culturally it is active with heritage walks, monuments that invite you, painting exhibitions, Hindustani and Carnatic music.

How is Hyderabad climate for IIIT-Dual Degree Entrance Examination )? Hyderabad has a pleasant salubrious climate. It is dry, so even when it is hot under the sun, it is pleasant under the shade. It has two hot months (April and May) and even in those months there is no loo (hot wind), and evenings become pleasant. As soon as the monsoons arrive (approximately 7th June) Hyderabad becomes like an "air conditioned" city and not hot and muggy like other cities. Winters are mild with temperature rarely going below 12 degrees Centigrade at night. (Hyderabad is at an attitude of 500 m so its climate is different from rest of the Andhra climate.)

Is there a hostel facility on campus? What about the other facilities for IIIT-Dual Degree Entrance Examination ? Yes,IIIT-H is a residential Institute and it is compulsory for all students to stay on-campus. Separate hostels for boys and girls are available on-campus with basic facilities. Hostels are completely networked with Internet facility. UG1 students are not provided network facility in their hostel rooms. However, they have access to internet in common labs during day time. You can read about the institute's infrastructure here.

How are the on campus placement opportunities for IIIT-Dual Degree Entrance Examination ? A detailed report on placements can be found on official website.

A detailed report on placements can be found on official website. A number of sources are there for providing assistance. Many banks sanction educational loans with easy repayment terms after you graduate. Loan which might seem large at this point in time is actually very small when you start earning. Placement record shows that you can repay the loan very easily. There are merit-cum-means scholarships offered by the State Governments such as Pratibha Scholarship by the AP Government. These are available to IIIT students who come from AP and whose parent's annual income is within one lakh. Check for similar scholarships with your own state Government or other similar sources.