Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati

Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati , the sixth member of the IIT fraternity, was established in 1994. The academic programme of IIT Guwahati commenced in 1995. At present the Institute has eleven departments and five interdisciplinary academic centres covering all the major engineering, science, and humanities disciplines. Within a short period of time, IIT Guwahati has been able to build up world class infrastructure for carrying out advanced research and has been equipped with state-of-the-art Scientific and Engineering instruments.


 

General Information


Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati (IIT-Guwahati)


IIT-Guwahati was established in the year 1994 .


IIT-Guwahati has its sole campus in Guwahati.



The following programmes are offered at IIT-Guwahati :

  • B.Des
  • M.Des
  • P.h.D




Eligibility Criteria for B.Des :
  • Candidates should have a valid score for the Undergraduate Common Entrance Examination for Design (UCEED) conducted by IITs. You may find more information about UCEED here.
  • Candidates who have passed the qualifying examination (Class XII or equivalent) with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as subjects.


Eligibility Criteria for M.Des :
  • Minimum CPI of either 5.5 in a 10 point scale or 55% of marks in the qualifying degree/diploma
  • All regular category candidates must possess a valid score of all India Common Entrance Examination for Design (CEED)


P.h.D :
  • Candidates having Bachelors or Masters degree or Diploma in a relevant area, with a minimum CPI of either 6.0 in a 10 point scale or 60% of marks.




The fee structure for all available design programmes is given below :

B.Des

Sr. No. Heads Amount(INR)
1. Tuiton & Exam Fee 1,00,550
2. Hostel Facilities & Establishment Charges 3,300
3. Hostel & Student Fund 450
4. Mess Fee & Deposit 14,520
TOTAL 1,18,820


M.Des

Sr. No. Heads Amount(INR)
1. One Time Admission Fee 3,650
2. Tuition & Exam Fee 25,550
3. Hostel Fees 450
4. Deposits 5,600
5. GMIS Premium 1,800
6. Student Fund 50
7. Mess Charges 14,520
TOTAL 54,870


P.h.D

Sr. No. Heads Amount(INR)
1. One Time Admission Fee 1,550
2. Tuition & Exam Fee 3,050
3. Hostel 3,700
4. Deposits 5,600
5. Fund 2,900
6. GMIS Premium 1,800
7. Mess Charges 14,520
TOTAL 33,120



Reservation of Seats is available for SC, ST, OBC (Non-creamy layer) and PwD categories.



The Highlights of Infrastructure are :


  • CAD/CAM/CAE Lab (Product Engineering lab)
  • Modeling and Simulation Lab
  • Workshop facilities
  • Print and Multimedia Studio
  • Animation Research Lab
  • Visual Communication Studio (VC Studio)
  • Photography and Video studio




Financial Support :

(For regular students, who are Indian nationals)
  • Assistantships (max 2 years) are provided at the rate of Rs.12,400/- per month to students with a valid CEED score, for MDes programme.

(Note:CEED score requirement is exempted for students with Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology with minimum CPI of 8.0.)


Scholarship for P.h.D :

(For regular students, who are Indian nationals)

All regular candidates with GATE/CEED score are entitled to scholarship and will have to perform teaching /lab assistant duties in addition to pursuing their research.




Application & Admission Process



The admission process for available programmes is given below :

For B.Des & M.Des :

Step 1 - Appear for UCEED/CEED
Step 2 - Fill and Submit Online Application Form on the college website
Step 3 - Shortlisted Candidates appear for Studio Test & Interview
Step 4 - Selected Candidates Pay the Program Fees


For P.h.D :



  • The admission processes will consists of a seminar /presentation of a topic of the candidate's choice but related to Design.
  • The seminar could also be in the form of a proposal for intended research consisting of problem statement, hypothesis, possible methodology and bibliography.
  • Candidates are also encouraged to present portfolios/projects/work experience that may have a bearing on their research interest.
  • This presentation will be followed by a formal interview/test covering fundamental and advanced topics in Design related issues.




M.Des :



Sr. No. Key Activity Dates
1. Start of Online Application Process 22nd March 2018,10:00 am onwards
2. End of Online Application Process 16th April 2018, till 5:00 pm
3. Written Test & Interview 21st , 22nd & 23rd May 2018



P.h.D :



Sr. No. Key Activity Dates
1. Start of Online Application Process 22nd March 2018, 10:00 am onwards
2. End of Online Application Process 16th April 2018, till 5:00 pm
3. Selection Process 17th & 18th May



Application form is available online

To know more refer the following link: http://www.iitg.ac.in/acad/AdvtNotificationJuly2018/AdvtNotificationJuly2018.htm





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



List of past recruiters :


The first batch of students this year graduated with 100% internships & 98% placements in companies like :


  • Trilogy
  • Fair Isaac
  • Kanbay
  • Infosys
  • Crompton Greaves
  • Videocon
  • Cognizant
  • TCS
  • Wipro
  • Fluent India
  • TAFE
  • Virtusa India
  • Mindtree
  • FICO
  • Mahindra & Mahindra
  • Approva systems
  • IBM
  • De Shaw
  • iRunway
  • Cordys
  • Persistent
  • 4AM
  • Geodesic
  • Clarice technologies
  • AVA corp.
  • Accenture
  • Texity systems
  • Grail research
  • Flipkart