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International Institute of Information Technology(IIIT-Lateral Entry to Dual Degree Programs) News & FAQ

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December 09, 2016 09:23 PM

IIT Dhanbad has announced admissions for its full-time as well as part-time Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programme that ...

December 09, 2016 05:48 PM

A total number of three students at Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneshwar have secured a top offer from a ...

December 09, 2016 05:17 PM

It seems like Samsung will emerge as the top recruiter during the ongoing placement season at Indian Institutes of ...

December 09, 2016 04:53 PM

To prevent the misuse of schemes for students belonging to low-income families seeking a fee waiver, Indian Institutes ...

December 09, 2016 01:11 PM

It seems like core sector has ruled the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi this placement season. The placements ...

FAQ

I have received admission in IITs. Why should I consider joining IIIT Hyderabad? IIIT Hyderabad UG programme is unique in the country. It provides research opportunities, even to a UG student, not available anywhere else in the country. Many UG students are able to publish papers in international conferences. Some even visit abroad for working with partner research groups while still a UG student. It has a modern and flexible curriculum which allows a student to tailor it to his/her requirements. Infrastructure is extremely good in academics as well as in hostels and student life. So, if you want to achieve your dreams, of creating new technologies or do cutting edge research, come to IIIT Hyderabad.

What are some of the areas in which UG students can do research for IIIT-Lateral Entry to Dual Degree Programs entrance examination? Robotics, wireless communication, speech processing, machine translation, search engines, computer vision, pattern recognition, databases, data mining, VLSI, embedded systems, bio-informatics. More information here

Is branch change allowed for IIIT- Lateral Entry to Dual Degree Programs entrance examination ? Branch change is allowed between CSE and ECE after 1st year, subject to the condition that the total numbers in each branch are within 10% (plus or minus) of sanctioned strength. Change between 4-year and dual degree is not permitted.

I am not able to pay the fee. Is any financial assistance available for IIIT-Dual Degree Entrance Examination ? 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.

Is there a hostel facility on campus? What about the other facilities for IIIT-Lateral Entry to Dual Degree Programs 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.

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.

Do I have to fill or buy IIIT Hyderabad form for IIIT- Lateral Entry to Dual Degree Programs 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.

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.

What is it in there for me in the Dual Degree Program for IIIT-Lateral Entry to Dual Degree Programs 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.

Is there a Dual Degree Program for ECE students for IIIT-Lateral Entry to Dual Degree Programs entrance examination? Yes, there is. It has the same chracteristics as Dual Degree Program for ECE students in terms of requirements and objectives.

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.

Where is IIIT-H located in Hyderabad? What facilities are available in its vicinity for IIIT-Lateral Entry to Dual Degree Programs entrance examination? Where is IIIT-H located in Hyderabad? What facilities are available in its vicinity for IIIT-Lateral Entry to Dual Degree Programs entrance examination?