IIT- MADRAS

Stats & Ranking:
• NIRF 2019: Ranked 1st
• Established in 1959
617 Acres Campus

Connectivity:
• By Air: 14 Km away from Chennai International Airport, you can get direct flights
from all major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, etc.
• By Railways: 12 Km away from Chennai Central Railway Station

Fees:
Per Semester
Institute Fee + Hostel Fees + Mess Fees: Total: Rs 1,47,215

Mode of Admission:
JEE-Main followed by JEE-Advanced
Apply through JoSAA Counselling

Streams offered, Seat Matrix & Cutoff

BRANCH SEATS OPEN CLOSE
Aerospace Engineering – Gender Neutral 44 2075 3612
Aerospace Engineering – Female Only 10 4805 6859
Chemical Engineering – Gender Neutral 81 1831 3308
Chemical Engineering – Female Only 18 4562 6314
Civil Engineering – Gender Neutral 89 2220 4839
Civil Engineering – Female Only 19 5710 7956
Computer Science and Engineering – Gender Neutral 60 90 188
Computer Science and Engineering – Female Only 13 349 690
Electrical Engineering – Gender Neutral 108 182 722
Electrical Engineering – Female Only 23 805 2074
Electrical Engineering – Gender Neutral 29 1537 2569
Electrical Engineering – Female Only 6 3181 5839
Mechanical Engineering – Gender Neutral 154 741 2032
Mechanical Engineering – Female Only 32 2721 4934
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering – Gender Neutral 47 3407 5112
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering -Female Only 10 7119 9332
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering – Gender Neutral 54 4463 6618
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering – Female Only 12 11311 12924

Sports Facilities:
• The Institute has play fields for football, hockey, cricket, volleyball, tennis and a
skating ring.

• A modern Gymnasium, indoor courts for shuttle and volleyball and a beautiful
swimming pool are the pride of Institute sports facility.

• Major emphasis on sports by the institute
• Most wins in inter IIT sports meet.

Placements:
• Every major company that recruits in India recruits from IIT Madras
• This year the overall Average CTC turned out to be 13.6 Lakh INR.
• Avg. Package for CSE fluctuates around 20 lakhs INR.
• Highest package offered was INR 1.33 crores.

BRANCH Range of Offered Salary
Aerospace Engineering Rs. 6.3 lakhs to Rs.29 lakhs per annum
Biotechnology Rs. 6.5 lakhs to Rs.17.5 lakhs per annum
Chemical Engineering Rs. 4.8 lakhs to Rs.32 lakhs per annum
Civil Engineering Rs. 5.25 lakhs to Rs.17.5 lakhs per annum
Computer Science & Engineering Rs. 9.1 lakhs to Rs.133.05 lakhs per annum
Electrical Engineering Rs. 7 lakhs to Rs.39 lakhs per annum
Engineering Design Rs. 7 lakhs to Rs.26 lakhs per annum
Mechanical Engineering Rs. 5 lakhs to Rs.31 lakhs per annum
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Rs. 7 lakhs to Rs.32 lakhs per annum
Ocean Engineering Rs. 6 lakhs to Rs.23 lakhs per annum
Physics Rs. 8.4 lakhs to Rs.10 lakhs per annum

Faculty:
• Faculty is extremely qualified
• Great Research Culture

Hostel:
• There are 20 hostels
• All students are given single rooms
• Each room is provided with a cot, a table, a chair, a bookshelf, and a ceiling fan (with
regulator).
• A few rooms in the hostel are used for common facilities such as the Library,
Computer Room, Indoor Sports etc.
• Students can relax in the evenings or on holidays or spend their leisure time in the
Common Room which is equipped with a T.V, a music system, newspapers and
magazines
24*7 fast internet • Hostels have washing machines, vending machines, and 24*7 Canteen

Hostel Mess:
• Mess food is great here, better than any other IIT or NIT
• Has separate North Indian and South Indian menu
• Food here has great variety

Facilities:
• Big Library with 1 lakh+ Books
• Transportation provided through mini-buses in campus.
• Campus has two shopping centres.
Gift shop, patisserie shop and telecom centre
4 restaurants within the campus
• Stationery Shops, Banks, 24×7 Medical Facilities
• There is a tropical forest within the campus which provides shelter to free-range
animals.

Notable Alumni:
Mr. Bhaskar Ramamurthy: Director of IIT Madras
• Mr. Aanad Rajaraman: Prominent web and technology entrepreneur
• Kris Gopalkrishnan: Chairman of Axilor Ventures
• Mr. Venkatesan Guruswami: Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, USA
• Mrs. S. Sowmya: Famous singer and cofounder of Carnatica

Cultural Fest:
• Annual cultural college fest is called SAARANG.
• Largest student run fest in India with 75000+ footfall.
Shankar Mahadevan, DJ Olly Esse and When Chai met Toast have previously
performed here.

Verdict:
Please don’t miss the opportunity of joining IIT Madras, this is one of the best
Institutions in the country, and if you can do well here, you are almost assured of
a very successful professional career.

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