The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur) is the first IIT in India established in 1951 located in Kharagpur, West Bengal to train scientists of India after Independence. It was established as a technical institute and later recognised as the Institute of National Importance and in 2019 it was declared as the Institute of Eminence by the Government of India. It has an area of 2100 acres with a woody surrounding.
In this article, we are going to study the institute’s students’ stats, faculty, courses offered, graduation outcomes & placements, median salary & top recruiters, infrastructure and fee structure. All the details are authentic since we got these from the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) where Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur gave its reports.
Students Intake at IIT Kharagpur
IIT Kharagpur Annual Expenditures
IIT Kharagpur Research Details
IIT Kharagpur Graduations & Placements
UG Graduations & Placements
PG 3 Year Graduations & Placements
PG Graduations & Placements
Integrated PG Graduations & Placements
At integrated PG graduations, 95.24% students were awarded graduations, of whom all got placements in 2021 and the remaining 19 were selected for higher studies; and all the students were awarded graduations, of whom all got placements in 2020 and 2019, respectively, and the remaining 33 and 56 were selected for higher studies. Which is a remarkable achievement by this institution.
PhD Research Programmes
Median Salary & Top Recruiters
Median Salary of PG Graduates: Rs. 12 LPA in 2021, Rs. 16.7 LPA in 2020, and Rs. 9 LPA in 2019.
Median Salary of PG 3 Year Graduates: Rs. 8.13 LPA in 2020 and Rs. 8 LPA in 2019.
Median of Integrated PG Graduates: Rs. 15 LPA in 2021, Rs. 13.4 LPA in 2020 and Rs. 11.18 LPA in 2019.
Students Diversity at IIT Kharagpur
Facilities on IIT Kharagpur Campus
Campus Festivals at IIT Kharagpur
How to Get Admission at IIT Kharagpur
For UG courses at IIT Kharagpur: Students who passed or appeared for +2 exam with minimum 70% marks can take Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) and should pass the minimum cut-off mark set by JEE in JEE advanced exam.
For PG courses: Students who passed bachelor degree or appeared for final exam can take Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) and should pass GATE to get admission to IIT Kharagpur.
Fee Structure at IIT Kharagpur
IIT Kharagpur Scores by NIRF
Perception: IIT Kharagpur has good faculty, impressive infrastructures, and a conducive atmosphere, and its graduation outcomes and placements at top companies are also good, so it scored 88.50% in NIRF grading, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.