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IIT Bhubaneswar Admission Process and Expected Cut-off for 2022

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An Overview of IIT Bhubaneswar

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bhubaneswar is one of the best engineering colleges in India ranked 28th by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), 2021. This institute aims to give technical education in the best possible way.

IIT Bhubaneswar was started on July 22, 2008. The eligible candidates get admission in the college through National-level entrance examinations such as JEE Advanced and JEE Main. Every year more than hundreds of students belonging to the science and technology stream get admission under different engineering courses.

Highlights of IIT Bhubaneswar

Year of establishment


Located in

Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar, (IITBBS), Arugula, Jatni, Khurda, Odisha, PIN- 752050



Courses offered


Mode of Education 

Full-time/ Online

No of faculties

144 (13 professors, 1 MGM chair professor, 36 associate professors, 97 assistant professors, excluding contractual faculties)

IIT BBS Rankings

ARIIA 2021: Band B (Rank between 26th – 50th) 22nd in the technical category 

NIRF 2021: 28th in the engineering category

NIRF 2021: 43rd in the research category

QS World University 2022: 701–750

The Times Higher Education World University 2021: 801–1000

Mode of application


Admission Criteria

Based on entrance

Contact no

+91 674 7134550, +91 674 7134551

IIT BBS offers more than 15 courses in different specialisations at the UG level. The UG program courses are studied for 4 years or 8 semesters. The institute also offers integrated or dual degree courses for the duration of 5 years or 10 semesters.

IIT Bhubaneswar 2022 Admission Process

The admission process in IIT BBS will be successfully counted if the candidates fulfil the institutional criteria. Then the candidates are shortlisted for the next stage of admission where the admission and the counselling process are made to finalise the candidates for the offered programs of IITBBS.

Admission to IIT Bhubaneswar is made through the ranks of scores in various entrance examinations, including the joint entrance examination (JEE) for B.Tech students. IIT BBS also offers scholarships to the students through a free-messing scholarship for merit come means basis. Besides that, the candidate has to produce a passing mark sheet of 10+2 or equivalent examinations during admission with not less than 75% aggregate marks. Candidates must also produce the pass mark sheet of the entrance examination during admission to the institution.

The eligibility criteria for all the courses include:

  • 10+2 or equivalent with physics, chemistry and mathematics as main subjects.

  • Biology or biotechnology as additional subjects.

  • Cut off mark of 75 per cent in 12th board and 65 per cent for SC and ST.

The candidates need to fill out their application forms at IIT BBS through an online portal on the website. The process includes a filling of all the details of the academic qualifications and scanned documents. After getting enrolled in the desired course, you can pay the fee and study in this renowned college.

Table: Courses Offered and Eligibility to Get Admission to IIT Bhubaneswar





Civil Engineering

At least 75% aggregate marks in 10+2 (65% for SC, ST and PwD) or equivalent board examination in science stream. 

Computer Science and Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

IIT Bhubaneswar also offers B.Tech – M.Tech dual degree (5 years) course in the following branches:

1. Civil Engineering and M. Tech. in Structural Engineering

2. Civil Engineering and M.Tech in Transportation Engineering

3. Civil Engineering and M.Tech. in Environmental Engineering 

4. Computer Science and Engineering

5. Electrical Engineering and M.Tech in Power Electronics and Drives

6. Mechanical Engineering and M. Tech. in Mechanical System Design

7. Mechanical Engineering and M. Tech. in Thermal Science & Engineering

8. Mechanical Engineering with M.Tech. in Manufacturing Engineering

9.  Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

IIT Bhubaneswar Admission Process


Selection Process


JEE Mains, JEE Advanced

JEE (Advanced) 2022 exam is scheduled on July 03, 2022, on Sunday. Its result will be declared on July 18, 2022, at 10:00 IST.

Application Process

To get admission to the IIT Bhubaneswar, there is a certain process that you need to follow. Just have a look at the application process below that you can follow to get registered for giving your examination and getting admission to IIT Bhubaneswar.

  1. Check out the online application form to register for the examination.

  2. Enter the details to create the application number and the password.

  3. Login with the application number and password to complete the application form.

  4. Enter all the personal information and academic details with the JEE main score of the applicant.

  5. Upload scanned images of photographs and signatures of the applicant.

  6. Make payment for the application form through debit card/credit card/net banking/Paytm/UPI with the provided online instructions.

  7. After the successful payment print out the confirmation page for future reference.

List of Documents to be Submitted with the Applications

Remember that there are a number of documents that you should have with yourself when you are appearing for the registration process. Following are the documents that you should not forget to take with you at the time of registration.

  • Scanned copies of the coloured photo along with the signature.

  • Scanned copies of birth certificates.

  • Caste certificate, Category certificate (if applicable).

  • Scanned copies of the entrance examination scorecard.

  • Scanned copies of passing certificate and qualifying mark sheet.

IIT Bhubaneswar Cutoff 2022

The cut-off refers to the minimum marks required to get admission to IIT Bhubaneswar. There are different cutoffs for the general and SC/ST/PWD categories. Here, we have previous years’ cutoff list by which you can get an idea about the expected IIT cutoff for 2022.

 IIT Bhubaneswar Cut-off Trend for B.Tech

JoSAA has released the final cut-off rank for all the UG courses offered at IIT BBS. Usually, 7 rounds for counselling are conducted, but in the last two years, only 6 rounds of JoSAA counselling were done which displays the cutoff trending downwards. It also shows fluctuating declining trend of all branches of the UG course available at IIT Bhubaneswar.

IIT Bhubaneswar B.Tech Cut off for 2021, 2020 and 2019 for General Category


Year 2021

Opening Rank - Closing Rank

(Round 1-6)

Year 2020

Opening Rank - Closing Rank

(Round 1-6)

Year 2019

Opening Rank - Closing Rank

(Round 1-7)

Electronic & Communication engineering 

3,917 – 4,174

3,632 – 4,109

3,546 – 3,691

Civil Engineering

10,302 – 12,396

8,816 – 11,238

7,720 – 9,269

Electrical Engineering

5,230 – 5,877

4,649 – 5,319

4,334 – 4,915

Computer science Engineering

2,176 – 2304

2,096 – 2,251

1,931 – 2,088

Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

10,824 – 12,509

9,385 – 12,088

8,432 – 10,659

Mechanical Engineering

7,586 – 8,741

5,992 – 7,652

5,499 – 6,183

Since the year 2021 has witnessed some competitive cut-off marks for admission to IIT Bhubaneswar, let us assume that the cut-off for admission to this institute might be at the same level. Students can expect the cut-off to easily go up to or beyond the cut-off in the year 2021.

Fee Structure of  4 Years B.Tech Degree Programme in IIT Bhubaneswar

Fee Details

1st Year

2nd Year

3rd Year

4th Year

Grand Total

One-time fee (admission fee)



Tuition Fee





Other Fee





Hostel Overhead Charges





Mess Charge










IIT Bhubaneswar Scholarship



Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship (MCM)

IIT Bhubaneswar provides MCM scholarships to the students (gross annual income of their parents must not exceed INR 4.5 lacs per annum) not exceeding 25% of the students for admission to the UG program every year. 

Free studentship

The institute allows free studentships to eligible candidates (not exceeding 10 % of the students admitted to the UG program). It also pays the tuition fee.

Other scholarships provided by the government of India

Scholarships provided by India's government to the user candidates include the Central sector scholarship scheme for top-class education for SC students, ST students, and physically disabled candidates.

Interest-free loans

The institute had been tied up with the State Bank of India to provide interest-free loans to the students under the Vidhya Lakshmi scheme to pay their tuition fees subject to conditions and eligibility criteria.

IIT Bhubaneswar Placement

IIT Bhubaneswar inaugurated a phase 1 placement drive on 1st December 2020 that provided 32% of placements to the students. In the 2020 placement drive, the institute had provided 87% of placement to undergraduate students. It also provides good placement for the students passing in the year 2021. We have not written an exact number as the placement report 2021 of IIT Bhubaneswar has not been uploaded on its official website yet.


If you want to get admission to this college, it is necessary for you to get a good score in your JEE Mains and JEE Advanced examination. You need to work hard for that and make sure you are very well prepared for your examination. Whether it is about JEE mains, JEE Advanced or counselling round, all you need is confidence besides knowledge.

FAQs on IIT Bhubaneswar Admission Process and Expected Cut-off for 2022

1. How can I get admission to IIT Bhubaneswar?

To get admission to IIT Bhubaneswar, the candidate must pass the JEE advanced examination with 75 per cent of marks in 10 + 2 equivalent. The candidate must qualify for JEE mains and then JEE advanced exam. IIT Bhubaneswar is indeed one of the most prestigious colleges and in order to get admission to this college, you need to score well and work hard to achieve good scores. Hard work is the key to getting admission here. You should be very confident and score well in your JEE examination; both in mains and advanced.

2. Can we change our branch on the IIT Bhubaneswar campus?

There is a provision for changing the branch for UG students, which occurs after the end of the 1st year. Students having a minimum CGPA of 8.5 at the end of the first year can apply for the change of branch where students can specify their desired branch in order of choice.

3. How can we pay the fees?

The fees are paid via demand draft or online. The exact amount for payment is noticed to the student. The institution and hostel fees are paid separately. You need to submit the demand draft to the bank or you can pay the money online. The hostels are different for both boys and girls and the fees are charged separately. If you have scored well, then you can get a scholarship also and the fees of this institute are not so high as compared to the facilities and knowledge it provides.

4. Provide detailed information about the hostels of IIT Bhubaneswar.

There are two separate hostels for boys and girls. In it, two students will be allotted a room that helps students to bond better. All the first-year students stay in the Arugul campus, the permanent campus of IIT Bhubaneswar. After the first year, each student will get an individual room. The hostels are hygienic with regular cleaning and fully ventilated. It also provides 24 hours of high-speed internet facilities. There is a provision for registering complaints in the office inside the hostel regarding hygiene or maintenance.

5. What are the facilities and other liabilities of books in the library?

The library is present on the Argul campus for various courses. The central library includes many reputed journals, research collections, and e-libraries. There is a provision of borrowing three books at a time for 30 days for undergraduate students. The e-classroom provides high-speed internet facilities so that students can access online e-books and NPTEL notes.