B.Tech. Admissions 2021 to various programs of IIITD will be done through Joint Admission Counselling, JAC-Delhi, and through IIITD admission process using UCEED rank (Only for some seats in CSD) and Class XII Marks (Only for some seats in CSSS). Details regarding the number of seats, eligibility, merit list and admission process are given in B.Tech. admission brochure 2021. Admissions for foreign nationals/PIOs/NRIs will be through DASA and directly through IIITD process - more details are available here.
About the Institute and B.Tech. Programs
IIITD was created by an Act of Delhi Government in 2008. Since then it has gained a high degree of respect within the academic community, and is widely regarded as one of the top Institutions in the country for research and education in IT areas – in particular Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Electronics and Communications Engineering (ECE), Applied Mathematics (AM), Bio-Sciences(BS), Social Sciences (SS), Design (DES) and Artificial Intelligence (AI). Institute began with its first batch of 60 B.Tech. students in 2008. Since then, it has come a long way with about 85+ regular faculty members and 17+ visiting faculty members. There are about 2400 students consisting of about 1700 B.Tech. students, about 470 M.Tech. students and about 240 Ph.D. scholars.
In a relatively short time, it has earned a good reputation in India and abroad for being a center of quality education and research and is regarded as one of the country’s leading institute for IT education and research. The institute is accredited ‘A’ grade by NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council) and has been accorded 12-B status by the University Grants Commission (UGC). In recognition of its performance, THE (Times Higher Education) Emerging Economies University Rankings 2021 has ranked IIIT-Delhi 133, THE Asia Ranking 2021 ranked the institute at 143. The institute is also ranked between 601-800 in THE World University Rankings 2021 and between 351-400 in QS Asia University Rankings 2021. NIRF also ranked the institute at number 56 in the year 2020.
Education and Placement
The Institute offers seven B.Tech. programs – in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Electronics and Communications Engineering (ECE), Computer Science and Applied Mathematics (CSAM), Computer Science and Design (CSD), Computer Science and Social Sciences (CSSS), Computer Science and Biosciences (CSB) and Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (CSAI). The Institute has established a strong research culture, focused research groups, and innovative education programs.
International Students Admission
Details for International students/NRIs/PIOs and OCIs admission are available here.
Incoming students will be invited to an induction program before the start of the program to help them transition from school to college. There will be fun activities to help the students bond with their seniors, batch mates and programming familiarization sessions to gear them up for some coding. Click Here for details.
Expectation from Students
IIITD takes academics very seriously and expects all its students to do so. Each semester a student normally does about 5 courses, and each course has a workload of about 10 hrs/week. Hence a student should be ready to work hard – that indeed is the only way to learn.
Last updated: 03-11-2021