IIT Delhi

IIT -Delhi was Established in 1961 and is Affiliated to University of Delhi. The mission of the institute’s Design programme is to contribute to India and the World through excellence in scientific and technical education and research; to serve as a valuable resource for the industry and society; and remain a source of pride for all Indians.


General Information

Indian Institute of Technology - Delhi (IIT-Delhi)

IIT-Delhi was established in the year 1961 .

IIT-Delhi has Academic Collaboration with University of Delhi.

IIT-Delhi has its sole campus in Hauz Khas, Delhi.

The Programs offered are :

  • Master in Design (2 years) (20 seats)

  • PhD in Design (3 years)

Eligibility for PhD Students :

Qualifying Degree Aggregate (CGPA or Percentage) Qualifying Exam
GC & OBC Any 80% marks or 8.00 CGPA GATE 725
SC & ST 65% marks or 6.50 CGPA GATE 550
PH 65% marks or 6.50 CGPA on a scale of 10 GATE 550

Sr. No. Course Amount (In Rs.)
1. Master of Design (Industrial Design) 81,000
2. PhD 36,000

All fees are annual*

There are 13 hostels (11 for boys and 2 for girls) on campus; apartments for married students are also available on-campus.

The Faculty number crosses 500

Following are the highlights of the Faculty members :

Faculty Member Designation
P.V. Madhusudhan Rao Head of Department
Atreya SK Chief Design Engineer
Jyoti Kumar Assistant Professor
Sumer Singh Assistant Professor
Srinivasan Venkataraman Assistant Professor
Tigmanshu Bhatnagar Guest Faculty

Application & Admission Process

Important dates of Admission Process are mentioned in the table below :

Programme Admission Dates
  • Every year in the month of May-June.
PhD Courses
  • The admission is open throughout the year
  • Interviews are conducted twice every year (May-June and Nov-Dec)

To initiate the admission process, please visit IIT-Delhi’s admission portal.

Following is the entrance exam pattern :

Section Questions Type No. of Questions Duration
A Objectives 45 1 hour
B Subjectives and Sketching 08 2 hours

Examination centres for CEED are mentioned below :

  • Ahmedabad
  • Bengaluru
  • Bhopal
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Chandigarh
  • Chennai
  • New Delhi
  • Guwahati
  • Hyderabad
  • Jaipur
  • Kolkata
  • Roorkee
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • Patna
  • Pune
  • Raipur
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Thrissur
  • Visakhapatnam

Industry & Job Market

Top placement this year was for Akshit Bhasin, Product Design Student Class of 2017 with Philips India at a package of 11L per annum.

Previous year recruiters included the following companies :

  • Amazon India
  • GoIbibo
  • Eureka Forbes
  • Mindtree
  • Microsoft
  • Hero Honda
  • Adobe
  • Delhivery
  • Pentair
  • SAP
  • Dyson