Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Ranking

country rank: 6
world rank: 872

University Overview

The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, founded in 1951, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the suburbs of Kharagpur, West Bengal (population range of 250,000-499,999). Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Human Resources Development of India’s Department of Higher Education. In a variety of fields of study, the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 69-year-old Indian higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. With an admittance rate of 90-100 percent, this Indian higher education school is the least selective in the country. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. IIT Kharagpur also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Ranking

University Identity

Name Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Acronym IIT Kharagpur
Founded 1951
Motto Yogah Karmasu Kaushalam Excellence at Work

University Location

Address Kharagpur 721 302 West Bengal India
Tel +91 (3222) 282 004
Fax +91 (3222) 282 000

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 90-100%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

Social Media

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