IIT- KHARAGPUR

Stats & Ranking:
• NIRF 2019: Ranked 4th
• Established in 1951
• 2100 Acres Campus, biggest in India!

Connectivity:
• By Air: 140 Km away from Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport,
afterwards travel via cab or railways to reach the IIT
• By Railways: 5 Kms away from Kharagpur railway station

Fees:
Per Semester
Institute Fee + Hostel Fees + Mess Fees: Total: Rs 1,50,450

Mode of Admission:
JEE-Main followed by JEE-Advanced
Apply through JoSAA Counselling/ CSAB Special Round

Streams offered, Seat Matrix & Cutoff

Branch SeatsOpenClose
Aerospace Engineering – Gender Neutral3024183822
Aerospace Engineering -Female Only657527615
Agricultural and Food Engineering – Gender Neutral3253478104
Agricultural and Food Engineering -Female Only7922211534
Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering – Gender Neutral2545116312
Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering -Female Only594249903
Chemical Engineering – Gender Neutral5423093516
Chemical Engineering – Female Only1144347275
Civil Engineering – Gender Neutral6135934955
Civil Engineering – Female Only1279268707
Computer Science and Engineering – Gender Neutral56204283
Computer Science and Engineering – Female Only11520980
Electrical Engineering – Gender Neutral567811417
Electrical Engineering -Female Only1125593443
Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering – Gender Neutral63560932
Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering – Female Only1318782443
Industrial and Systems Engineering – Gender Neutral3027263785
Industrial and Systems Engineering -Female Only675478060
Instrumentation Engineering – Gender Neutral2914702238
Instrumentation Engineering – Female Only658576468
Manufacturing Science and Engineering – Gender Neutral3138804990
Manufacturing Science and Engineering – Female Only692189545
Mechanical Engineering – Gender Neutral6915182259
Mechanical Engineering – Female Only1449326169
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering – Gender Neutral4339035454
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering -Female Only9876710112
Mining Engineering – Gender Neutral4257927250
Mining Engineering – Female Only81202912443
Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture – Gender Neutral3255687112
Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture – Female Only71209912443

Sports Facilities:
• Well maintained Swimming Pool
• Wooden and Concrete Badminton Courts
• Clay and Synthetic Tennis Lawns
• Basketball, Football and Cricket grounds
• Billiards, Hockey and Squash also present
• Big lush Athletic ground
• Pole vault, Javelin, Shot Put, Discus Throw

Placements:
• Every major company that recruits in India recruits from IIT Kharagpur
• Median Package was 12.75 Lakh INR
• Lowest CTC was INR 8.75 LPA.
• This year the Average CTC for CSE turned out to be 20.29 Lakh INR.
• Microsoft offered highest paying packages of INR 1.5 crores.
• Flipkart, Facebook, HP, Microsoft, JP Morgan, Google were among the other top
payers.
• Adobe (12), Flipkart (14), OLA Cab (18), Goldman Sachs (19), Amazon (6),
American Express (7), Goldman Sachs (19), Larson and Toubro (10), Microsoft (16),
Oracle (16), Samsung (14), Tata steel (16) were the major recruiters in 2018.
• CBS Techno Japan(5), Deloitte USA (4), Works Application Japan (4), Microsoft USA
(3), TSMC Taiwan (3), Google USA (2), NTT Japan (2), Oracle USA (2), Visa USA (1),
Toyo engineering Japan (1), Delta electronics Japan (1) were the International
Recruiters in 2018.

Faculty:
• Faculty is extremely qualified, most of them hold PhDs from Foreign Universities
• Professors are always ready to help
• Known for its Research Culture
• 53 Published and 11 Granted patents in 2019

Hostel:
• There are 18 Hostels
• Not just hostels but “HALL OF RESIDENCES”
• Most freshers are given Lal Bahadur Shastri Hall
• It is the largest hostel in Asia with 650+ rooms
• Freshers are given Triple sharing rooms.
• Almirah, Bed, Mirror, Fan, all the basic amenities, etc. are present
• Hostels have TV/Common room, Gym, Garden & Washing machines
• Hostels have Badminton Court, Cricket and Volleyball Ground, TT room, Cycle Stand, etc.
• 24*7 electricity

Hostel Mess:
• Food taste depends upon the hostel
• Hostels offer Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks & Dinner
• Quality is maintained and Food is hygienic
• Both veg and non-veg food is served
• Mess timings are very strict

Facilities:
• Big Library with more than 3 lakhs Books
• Eateries like Sahara, Dreamland, Vegies, Super-Duper, Tikka, Billoo’s Restaurant etc.
• Food Centers, Night Messes and Restaurants
• Both Healthcare and Counselling Center
• Stationery Shops and Banks
• Institute runs a bus service to nearby markets and railway station

Cultural Fest:
• Annual cultural college fest is called SPRING FEST.
• Arman Malik, Shankar Mahadevan, Salim Sulaiman, Vishal-Shekhar, Farhan Akhtar,
Sunidhi Chauhan and Zaeden have previously performed here.

Verdict:
Possibly one of the best institutes in the country provides phenomenal academic and
research culture. Consider yourself lucky if you get into IIT Kharagpur.
All the Best! J

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