• Established In : 1951
    Affiliated To : Autonomous
    Website : www.iitkgp.ac.in
    Address : IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur, West Bengal Pin - 721302, India

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Kharagpur is considered as one of the most dynamic, vibrant and academically exciting engineering institutes in India. It is the first among all the IITs, which was established in 1951 by the Government of India. The most striking feature that makes this institute a perfect center for technical training is that ever since its inception, the institute has always been shuffling in top 5 engineering colleges in India.

The institute has created an identity of its own for its excellent pedagogy in the field of engineering. It offers a wide range of Under Graduate and Master level courses to those students who aspire to become an engineer or architecture in their future.

The courses that provided by the institute are listed below :
Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering (full time, 4 years)
Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering (full time, 4 years)
Bachelor of Biotechnology and Biochemical engineering (full time, 4 years)
Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch, 5 years full time)
Master of Technology (full time, 2 years)


NIRF Ranking 2021

Engineering - 5
Management - 9


The Admission form of the College can be obtained through the Website of the College.


Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur is located 120 km away from Kolkata. The campus is 5 kms away from Kharagpur station. The institute has a fully residential campus of 2100 acres with over 20000 students residing in it. The institute main building houses most of the administrative offices, the lecture halls, and two auditoriums on either side. It has a huge central library that hosts over 350000 books and documents. The sprawling campus also includes several civic amenities such as six guest houses, a civic hospital, four nationalized banks, four schools, a railway reservation counter and a police station. The campus has water pumping station, electrical sub-station, telephone exchange, a market, six restaurants, and a garbage disposal section for the daily needs of the residents.

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Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Kharagpur has formed a placement cell that helps qualified students in getting the right job. Every year, more than 50 MNC companies visit the institute for recruitment purpose.


IIT Kharagpur,
West Bengal
Pin - 721302,


  • IIT kharagpur Building

  • IIT Kharagpur