Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

country rank: 195
world rank: 6332

University Overview

The Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur, was founded in 1856 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution in the city of Howrah (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000), West Bengal. A branch campus of this school may be found in Bangalore. The Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur (IIEST) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. In many fields of study, the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur (IIEST) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 163-year-old Indian university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. The admittance rate ranges from 0 to 10%, making this Indian higher education school very exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. IIEST also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

University Identity

Acronym IIEST
Founded 1856
Motto Arise, Awake and Stop Not Till the Goal is Reached

University Location

Address PO Botanic Garden, Shibpur Howrah 711 103 West Bengal India
Tel +91 (33) 2668 2916
Fax +91 (33) 2668 4564
Other locations Bangalore

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 0-10%
Admission Office Office of the Registrar, BESU, Shibpur Howrah 711 103 (33) 2668 4561

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

Social Media

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