The Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
six Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), located at Kharagpur, Bombay,
Madras, Kanpur, Delhi and Guwahati are unique in many respects. Conceived in
Mid-40's as a chain of new institutions, IITs were set up during the period
1951-63. In the words of the late Prime Minister Pandit Nehru IITs were expected
- "to provide scientists and technologists of the highest calibre who
would engage in research, design and development to help building the nation
towards self-reliance in her technological needs".
Over the period of more than three decades since the IIT- system came into existence, it has established a worldwide reputation for excellence in undergraduate engineering education. While the academic programmes offered by different IITs differ in details, and there are significant variations in their traditions and conventions reflecting their initial and evolutionary environments, a distinct `IIT-spirit' has come to be recognized as the hall-mark of the IIT-system.
features of the `IIT-spirit' are:
An undergraduate curriculum that places a strong emphasis on
understanding of fundamental principles rather than specialized knowledge. The
professional programme - built on the strong foundation of a Core Programme
consisting of courses in sciences, humanities, technical-arts and engineering
sciences and characterized by flexibility and autonomy to change and update the
A composition student body selected, on an all-India basis through an
exercise of free choice by the students based on their merit in Joint Entrance
Examination (JEE). JEE has come to be recognized as the most credible and
competitive entrance examination in the world, selecting for the IIT- system an
outstanding undergraduate student body.
A formidable faculty resource with educational, teaching and research
experience in some of the leading academic and research institutions in the
world; and enjoying the freedom to plan and implement teaching and research
programmes according to their own perceptions.
State-of-the-art basic infrastructure consisting of: teaching and
research laboratories, library, computing environment, workshops etc., and other
institutional and residential facilities on a modern campus.
in Delhi IIT
offers you students from The Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi with Bachelor
of Technology in the following branches of engineering:
Computer Science and Engineering
Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Industrial and Production Engineering
of Students : About 60 per stream of engineering
year students from all streams.
from all streams.