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IIT Patna - Introduction

Established on August 6th 2008, the Indian Institute of Technology, Patna is a pioneer centre of knowledge and excellence located at Bihta at a distance of 40 km away from Patna. It is one of the new IITs that are established under the Act of Indian Parliament. Patna has always been believed to be the land of legends and visionaries and attracted by scholars worldwide.


There are ten departments in IIT Patna that include the Social Science department, Mathematics and Humanities, Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Computer Science and Engineering.


IIT Patna is a well-equipped institute and offers B.Tech in five streams. Right from the inception, this institute has been passing out scholars, and more than 600 students have passed from the institute with varied degrees and research scholars are also awarded the renowned PhD.


The institute's faculties hail from top institutes in the country and institutes out of India and have comprehensive research and academic experience. The faculties also participate in several international and national conferences, and their work is also published in high-quality journals.


The Indian Institute of Technology, Patna, Institute of National Importance, was established in 2008. The private sector is one of the new IITs established under the Technology Institutions Act. In accordance with the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2021, the institute is ranked 21st among Indian engineering centers and 51 in the overall category. In addition, IIT Patna ranked 47th in the research category at NIRF Ranking 2021.


IIT Patna offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral degrees in science, humanities and social sciences, engineering, and technology. Indian Institute of Technology, Patna offers B.Tech courses in five disciplines, namely Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Chemical Engineering. The center also delivers complete and collaborative programs for M.Tech with eight different specialists.


The Indian Institute of Technology has been recognized by the University Grants Commission and approved by the All-Indian Council for Technology Education (AICTE). The campus is spread over an area of ​​500 hectares and has all the infrastructure and resources needed to develop the improved learning and teaching process on this campus. IIT Patna has various partnerships with educational institutions and institutions such as the University of Warsaw Poland, Technical University Darmstadt Germany, Louisiana State University USA, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany, etc. One can read more to know more about IIT Patna.


The Indian Institute of Technology, Patna, Institute of National Importance, was established in 2008. The private sector is one of the new IITs established under the Technology Institutions Act. In accordance with the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2021, the institute is ranked 21st among Indian engineering centers and 51 in the overall category. In addition, IIT Patna ranked 47th in the research category at NIRF Ranking 2021.


IIT Patna offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral degrees in science, humanities and social sciences, engineering, and technology. Indian Institute of Technology, Patna offers B.Tech courses in five disciplines, namely Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Chemical Engineering. The center also delivers complete and collaborative programs for M.Tech with eight different specialists.


The Indian Institute of Technology has been recognized by the University Grants Commission and approved by the All-Indian Council for Technology Education (AICTE). The campus is spread over an area of ​​500 hectares and has all the infrastructure and resources needed to develop the improved learning and teaching process on this campus. IIT Patna has various partnerships with educational institutions and institutions such as the University of Warsaw Poland, Technical University Darmstadt Germany, Louisiana State University USA, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany, etc. One can read more to know more about IIT Patna.


Highlights


Particulars

Details

Date of Establishment

6th August 2008

Type of Institute

Public Engineering School / Autonomous

Location

Bihta 40 km away from Patna

Area

Spread in urban land of 501 acres since 2015

Motto in English

One who aspires to wisdom attains it

Acronym

IITP

Courses Offered

B.Tech in 6 disciplines

Number of Students

900 + undergraduates


Academic Staff

120 

Rankings

QS BRICKS 2019 ranking – 141

NIRF (Overall) 2020 ranking – 54

NIRF (Engineering) 2020 ranking – 26

Total departments

10

Number of Centres in Campus

Schools of Engineering and Technology – 6

Schools of Humanities and Social Sciences – 2

Schools of Basic Sciences -3

Number of Hostels

2 hostels for male candidates

1 hostel for female candidates

Mode of Education

Full Time / Online

Mode Of Application

Online

Admission Criteria

Based on JEE Main or JEE Advanced

Scholarships Offered

10 +


Courses

IIT Patna has 7 courses at the undergraduate level and 9 courses for Post Graduation. The duration is 4 years for graduation and 2 years for post-graduation. Also, the researchers opt for a 5 years Ph.D. course here.


During the four academic years, the entire curriculum is covered in eight semesters. The candidate's performance or the evaluation is done through credits allotted to the students based on several lectures, laboratory hours, and tutorials. In each semester along with the laboratory courses, the students have to take up 5 – 6 theoretical courses as well.


IIT Patna Courses


Course

Details

B.E./ B.Tech in

  • Computer Science and Engineering

  • Chemical Science and Technology

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Electrical and electronics engineering

  • Civil Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Accepted Exam

  • JEE Main

  • JEE Advanced

Eligibility Criteria

  • 10 + 2 from science stream.

  • Minimum 6the 0 % in aggregate.

  • Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.


IIT Patna Admission Process

Like other IITs, IIT Patna is also governed by the President of India as a visitor followed by the IIT Council and Board of Governors. Director and Deputy director follow the hierarchy to the board of Governors. They monitor Deans, Heads of Departments and Registrars.,


There is an incubation Centre at IIT Patna, and this institute also has collaboration with several foreign universities.


There are several facilities and amenities for the student’s convenience, such as medical facilities, Banks & Post office at the campus, Library, Student activity center under Faculties’ supervision.


Anwesha – The annual techno-cultural fest and Infinito - The sports tournament are held every year. All these activities are run through the student’s societies and under the supervision of the faculties appointed.


Admission to IIT Patna is enabled only through your ranking in the JEE Main and JEE Advanced entrance exams for undergraduate courses.


The admission is allotted to the candidate by ranking in the entrance exam and counseling by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JOSAA).


Usually, there are six counseling sessions held by JOSAA, which is basically for seat allotment based on JEE rankings and preference of the candidates' courses.


The eligibility criteria for all the courses include

  • 10 + 2 from the science stream.

  • Minimum 60 % in aggregate.

  • Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.

  • The maximum age limit is 24 years.

  • Rankings in Entrance exam JEE Main or JEE Advanced.

  • Counseling through JOSAA.

  • A candidate is eligible to attempt JEE Mains 3 times and JEE Advanced 2 times in a row only.


Application Process

The applicants need to fill the application form online dropping all the academic and personal details as required. The form is available on the official website of IIT Patna during the scheduled period. All the required documents also have to be scanned and submitted along with the duly filled form. Once selected, the fees have to be submitted to the institute within the prescribed time limit.


IIT Patna Admission Process


Course

Selection Process

B.E./ B.Tech in

  • Computer Science and Engineering

  • Chemical Science and Technology

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Electrical and electronics engineering

  • Civil Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering


  • Ranking in entrance Exam

  • Counseling through JOSAA


IIT Patna Admission Dates


Event

Dates

Application Form release start

16/12/2020

Closure of Application Form

23/01/2021

Fees payment (Registered candidate)

24/01/2021

Admit card release

From 27/01/2021

Examination on

February Session

23/02/2021 to 26/02/2021

March Session

15/03/2021 to 18/03/2021

April Session

27/04/2021 to 30/04/2021

May Session

24/05/2021 to 28/05/2021

JEE Advanced

03/07/2021

JoSAA Counseling dates

From 14/07/2021


IIT Patna Admission 2021: B.E/B.Tech


Course

Eligibility Criteria

Computer Science and Engineering

  • 10 + 2 from the science stream.

  • Minimum 60 % in aggregate.

  • Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.

  • The maximum age limit is 24 years.

  • Rankings in Entrance exam JEE Main or JEE Advanced.

  • Counseling through JOSAA.

  • A candidate is eligible to attempt JEEMains 3 times and JEE Advanced 2 times in a row only.

Chemical Science and Technology

Mechanical Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Civil engineering

Chemical Engineering

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering


IIT Patna Application Stepwise Process

At the onset, the candidate has to apply for JEE Main through an online application form and qualify for the same. After that, the JEE Advanced application form needs to be submitted online. These applications are available on the main website. Keep a caution to upload all the required documents properly along with the application fee.


After qualifying JEE advanced, the candidate will have to apply online for JoSAA counseling to seek IIT Patna admission. The process for the same include:

  1. Visit the official application portal for JoSAA.

  2. Click on the desired course and select from Online registration and choice selection.

  3. Login with JEE credentials and fill in the required details in the application form.

  4. Type in your academic qualifications.

  5. Select from the choices available to the courses applied for you.

  6. Submit the form and take a printout for future reference.


List of Documents

A set of documents have to be scanned and submitted with the application form. At the time of counseling these documents have to be kept in originals for verification:

  • JEE Main and Advanced Admit card.

  • JEE Main and Advanced Rank card.

  • Provisional allocation letter of the seat.

  • 2 recent passport photographs.

  • 10 + 2 certificates.

  • Migration and character certificate.

  • Category, PWD certificate if applicable.

  • Photo Id proof.


Cut Off

Cut off implies the minimum number of marks that are prescribed for admission in that relevant category. Merit lists for admission are designed depending upon these scores:

IIT Patna Cutoff


Academic Program Name

Quota

Opening Rank

Closing Rank

Chemical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)

AI

8082

9939

Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)

AI

8633

9973

Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)

AI

1877

2509

Electrical and Electronics Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)

AI

3073

5615

Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)

AI

6796

7700

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)

AI

8562

11383


IIT Patna Cut Off Trend: B.Tech

Normally 7 rounds of counseling are conducted by JoSAA, but in 2020, only 6 rounds of counseling are performed. So in the graphs given below data of the 6th round of 2020 are compared with data of the 7th round of 2019 and 2020.


B.Tech Cut Off Trend: Fluctuating

For Computer science and engineering streams, a fluctuating cut off Trend is observed which is depicted in the below graph:

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B.Tech Cut Off Trend: Declining

When we compare the other disciplines such as Mechanical, Civil, and Chemical engineering, it can be observed that the cut-off has been declining constantly and gradually for the past three years. The same is represented in the below graph:


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Since the discipline of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Metallurgical and Materials engineering are introduced in 2019, these data are not compared in the graph above.


IIT Patna Scholarships

There are a number of scholarships schemes offered for 12th passed out students that are available for any courses at IIT Patna. Students are supposed to apply for the same when the academic year begins.


These scholarships are credited only to Aadhar linked bank accounts of the students.

The scholarship categories are:

  • Fee concession to students belonging to economically backward sections.

  • Merit cum means based scholarships to the deserving candidates.

  • Book Bank facility through which students are provided with the textbooks from the library for a year.

  • Special scholarships to students belonging to Scheduled caste, scheduled tribe, Below poverty line, and PWD category.

  • National and Merit scholarships from Central and state government.

  • Scholarships to students from Ex-Serviceman and riot-affected families.

  • Bihar Scholarship schemes.


IIT Patna Placements

IIT Patna is popular for its collaborations with MNC and reputed companies for placements. The institute's placement record is spectacular as the students get an offer from multiple high-paying companies with an excellent job profile. So they can choose the best for themselves.


IIT Patna Admission:

Admission to the IIT Patna course is based on the points obtained from the following relevant national level tests:


Course

Accepted Entrance Exam

BTech

JEE Advanced

MTech

GATE

MSc

IIT JAM

PhD

GATE, CSIR NET, UGC NET JRF


How to Apply

Applications were received through various channels, one for entrance testing, the other for counseling. They are available online for a limited time.

  • B.Tech applicants will be required to register for JoSAA separately.

  • M.Tech applicants will be required to apply via COAP to apply for counseling. Check out: GATE Cutoff for M.Tech Colleges.

  • Only Ph.D. applications will be accepted through the IIT Patna website.


IIT Patna Cutoff for BTech: General Category


IIT Patna Cutoff for BTech: General Category

Specialization

2021 Round 6

2021 Round 1

2020 Last Round

Chemical Engineering

11673

10634

12130

Civil Engineering

12677

11011

12184

Computer Science and Engineering 

2732

2633

2719

Electrical and Electronics Engineering 

6621

5776

6796

Mechanical Engineering

9779

8440

8760

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

14216

11963

14550

Artificial Intelligence and Data Science 

3696

3623

NA

Engineering Physics

10128

9107

NA


IIT Patna courses

IIT Patna courses include a four-year BTech course. At the PG level, IIT Patna offers two-year MTech courses in eight specialized multimedia broadcasts and two-year MSc courses in three specialized courses. IIT Patna also offers three-year Ph.D. courses in all 10 subject departments. Details about the IIT Patna course, its eligibility, and fees are as follows:


Course

Eligibility Criteria

BTech

- Computer Science and Engineering,

-Electrical

-Mechanical

Pass in class 12 in PCM stream

 

MTech

-Computer Science & Engineering

-Mechanical

-Materials Science & Engineering

BTech or equivalent degree with 60% aggregate (55% aggregate for ST/SC candidates)

MSc

-Physics

-Chemistry

-Mathematics

BSc or equivalent bachelor’s degree with 55% aggregate (50% aggregate for SC/ST candidates)

PhD

-Electrical Engineering

-Physics

-Mathematics

Master’s degree in the relevant field of study


IIT Patna Placement

A total of 30% increase in opportunities for M.Tech students was recorded at IIT Patna Placement in 2020. For B.Tech installations, there was a 13% increase in CTC high compared to 2019 installations.


Particulars

Stats/ Salary

Total job offers

180

Total recruiters

121

Average package-BTech

Rs 16.6 LPA

Average package-MTech

Rs 15.5 LPA

Highest Package

Rs 52.5 LPA

Top Recruiters

MTX Group, D E Shaw & Microsoft

Placement percentage

70%

Percentage increase since 2020

8%


IIT Patna Scholarships

IIT Patna scholarships vary and depend on eligible, need-based. IIT Patna offers scholarships at the institutional level for Btech and MTech students. Students can apply for a central/regional government bursary as eligible. The various IIT Patna bursaries are as follows


Particulars

Gen/ OBC students

ST/SC students 

Eligibility for merit-based

For BTech/MSc 1st year: Minimum SPI of 6.50 and no ‘F’ grade

For BTech/MSc 2nd year onwards: Minimum CPI of 6.50 and no ‘F’ grade in any of the courses

For BTech/MSc 1st year: no ‘F’ grade

For BTech/MSc 2nd year onwards: no ‘F’ grade in any of the courses

 

Eligibility for means based

Annual family income should not be more than Rs 4.5 LPA

Annual family income should not be more than Rs 4.5 LPA

Scholarship Rate

-Pocket allowance of Rs 1,000 per month

-Free tuition fee

-Pocket allowance of Rs 250 per month

-Free mess charges and hostel room rent


Highlights IIT, Patna 

  • IIT Patna to host Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) and Cloud Computing Workshop - IIT Patna Department of Computer Science and Engineering will host a three-day workshop on Intelligent Edge Computing for Cyber-Physical and Cloud Systems. The event aims to publicize excellent academic work.

  • Landmark: The first Battery Management System (BMS) implemented in India - A milestone, IIT Patna develops traditional "Battery Control System (BMS)" technology and introduces the first BMS "Made in India" .

  • New Innovation of the International Conference on Machine Learning and Big Data Analysis (ICMLBDA) - IIT Patna plans to launch ICMLBDA 2021 to invite national and international research papers on Electronic Learning, automation, BDA, computer literacy, and more.

  • Disaster Preparedness and Public Awareness - The IIT Patna Institute for Endangered Language Studies is conducting a webinar on disaster preparedness and awareness of the traditional/traditional community.

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. Which is the leading branch in IIT Patna?

Placement: The chemical branch at IIT Patna is good with good exposure, and is very good for research students. About 50% of students have found places.

2. How to set up an IIT Patna Eee?

Placement: Approximately 93.10% of students (27 out of 29) are enrolled in electrical engineering during the 2018-29 placement. The highest pay package was provided by 31 LPA by the non-core company CodeNation. The lowest salary offered was 5.6 LPA.

3. How is the hostel at IIT Patna?

Hostels are located in a quiet, clean, comfortable place on campus. Each hostel in the Center is self-contained with facilities such as a classroom, a gymnasium, a gym, and a muddy dining hall, as well as various food joints and a canteen in the dining area.

4. How good is the IIT Patna CSE?

Placement: CSE placement is 100% with an average package of about 16 LPA. Overall at CSE, the placement conditions are really good. The 2019 collection is set to companies such as Google Warsaw Poland, Goldman Sachs, Amazon, Codenation, Microsoft, etc. The highest on the campus package was 40lpa (2019).

5. Is Google coming to IIT Patna?

Here are the offers from Google to engineering graduates. After a $ 2 million donation to an IIT-Kharagpur student, Google has once again donated a package of Rs 1.8 crore to a 21-year-old computer science student, Ashutosh Agarwal of IIT-Patna. This is the highest package ever awarded to IIT Patna.

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