IIT Bombay Courses, Admission Procedure & Contact Details 2014-2015
IIT Bombay is a very distinguished Institute of Technology is situated in Mumbai, Maharashtra.This Higher Technical Institution was a one of the institute recommended by the Government of India for the industrial development. It was established in Powai in 1957 stretching over 200 hectares. It has 14 departments and 10 multi-disciplinary centers, 3 school of excellence and three inter-disciplinary programs.
The institute is surrounded by beautiful nature with Vihar and Powai lakes and green hills. It is also very much near to aristocratic area of Mumbai. USSR through the UNESCO gave good assistance to this institute with equipments and experts services during 1956 to 1973. They also helped by providing several technicians and experts who trained Indian faculty members.
It has always been on the top ranking among the government or private IIT institute in India as well as in whole of Asia. According to QS ranking, it was ranked 187th best university in the world and 47th in Engineering & IT in 2010. In 1961, by act of Parliament it was conferred the status of University to award own diplomas and degrees. It conducts educational programs giving title of bachelors, masters of technology, bachelors and masters of Science, Masters of Management, Masters of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy.
The students are selected through Joint Entrance Exam which is a common throughout India. Around 1000 graduate every year from this institute. The top students in each class is awarded with Institute Silver Medals at convocation ceremony and the students who get highest in GPA in the entire institute are awarded with President of India Gold Medals.
The institute has its own placement cell whoreviews the CVs of students and prepares mock interviews. They have many national and international companies who prefer IIT Bombay graduates to get integrated into their establishments. These include McKinsey & Company, Sony Corporation, Japan, Oracle India Pvt Ltd, Tata, Reliance, ONGC, Jhonson & Jhonson, etc.
Courses offered by the IIT Bombay are:
Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)
Dual Degree (B.Tech, M.Tech)
Master of Technology (M.Tech)
Master of Science (MSc)
Master of Design (M.Des)
Master of Philosophy (MPhil)
Master of Management (M Mgmt.)
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Post code 400076
For details on the IIT Bombay B.Tech M.Tech MSc M.Des M.Mgmt PhD MPhil Courses, Admission Procedure, Application forms, eligibility criteria, entrance exam if any etc visit IIT Powai website www.iitb.ac.in