Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bhubaneshwar, ranked 17th in the Engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2019, is one of the top engineering colleges in India. The college currently has a strength of 1363 including 172 female students across all undergraduate and postgraduate courses. IIT Bhubaneswar houses a highly qualified faculty with each member holding a Ph.D in their field. The institute offers various specializations under B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Sc and Ph.D. courses.  

The admissions are granted to eligible candidates through national level entrance exams such as JEE, GATE, and JAM. Last year, the opening and closing ranks for B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering were 1246 and 1931 respectively. IIT Bhubaneswar has an active Placement Cell bringing in 120 placement offers in the academic year 2018-2019. The highest CTC secured was worth INR 39 LPA. Many of recruiters include WIPRO, Tata Consultancy Services, Samsung, Microsoft, Deloitte, Amazon, Adobe and several more. 

IIT Bhubaneswar Highlights 

Established | Type  2008 | Autonomous
Recognized By UGC, AICTE
Campus  936 acres
Official Website
Popular Courses B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Sc, Ph.D
Student Strength  1363
Entrance Tests JEE, GATE, JAM
Application Mode Online

IIT Bhubaneswar Rankings

Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar has received the following rankings from the following recognized ranking platforms 

  • Ranked 17th in Engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2019
  • Ranked 9th in Engineering category by India Today Ranking 2019
  • Ranked 24th overall by Outlook Ranking 2019
  • Ranked 15th by The Week Ranking 2019
  • Ranked 501-600 in Engineering category internationally by World University Ranking 2020
  • Ranked 21st by QS Ranking 2019
  • Ranked 9th by Times Engineering Ranking 2019

IIT Bhubaneswar Courses

IIT Bhubaneswar offers the following specializations under B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Sc, Ph.D courses: 

Program Specialization Eligibility Tuition Fee (per annum)
B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering Completion of 10+2 level of education with 75% marks in 10+2 (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Biology) INR 2,13,568
Civil Engineering 
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering

BE/ B.Tech Degree in relevant discipline with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks and a valid GATE scorecard

INR 2,33,884
Structural Engineering
Transportation Engineering
Mechanical Systems Design
M.Sc Physics Bachelor’s degree in relevant stream with at least 55% marks from a recognized University/ Institute INR 84,460
Ph.D Civil Engineering 

M.E/M.Tech Degree in relevant discipline with minimum CGPA of 6.5 out of 10 (60%) aggregate from a recognized board

INR 43,568
Computer Science and Engineering
Applied Mechanics 
Chemical Engineering 

IIT Bhubaneswar Admissions

Admissions are made on the basis of marks scored in the following exams: 

Program Selection Criteria 
B.Tech JEE Main and JEE Advanced Score
M.Tech GATE Score followed by Written Test and/or Interview
Ph.D GATE/ UGC-NET/ CSIR-NET/ ICAR or ICMR score OR Written Test and Interview

IIT Bhubaneswar Cutoff 

Tabulated below are the previous cutoffs for JEE Mains (B.Tech) for admission to the Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar.  

Course Male (Opening-Closing) Female (Opening-Closing)
Computer Science and Engineering 1246-1931 2951-4068
Electrical Engineering 2276-4334 6517-7542
Mechanical Engineering 4003-5499 9671-12065
Civil Engineering 6546-7720 11238-13803

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IIT Bhubaneswar Scholarships

Mentioned below are the scholarships offered by IIT Bhubaneswar to its students: 

  • (MCM)Merit Cum Means Scholarship including Tuition fee waiver
  • Stipend / Financial Assistance to 2 Year M.Sc. students of Joint M.Sc. Ph.D Program
  • Financial Assistance for SC/ST students.

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IIT Bhubaneswar Placements 

Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar has a dedicated placement cell that conducts regular talks, training and mock interviews. In the academic year 2019, a total of 120 students were placed including 100% placement in Computer Science and Engineering. The undergraduate placement record was about 90% across all streams. In M.Tech course, 68% of the students were placed with core and other sectors. 

IIT Bhubaneswar Placements Stream-Wise Distribution

A total of 89 companies visited the Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar campus for recruitment in 2019. The highest offered CTC offered was INR 39 LPA, with the average package going up to 11.44 LPA. The most job offers that were made belonged to the core sectors. 3rd-year students also received internship offers from reputed companies for R&D and even international universities. PSUs like ISRO, IOCL and NCCBM were among the participants in the placements.  

IIT Bubaneswar Annual CTC

Previous recruiters from IIT Bhubaneswar include some of the biggest names in the industry such as Amazon, HCL, IBM, Infosys, Samsung Electronics India, DRDO, Accenture, WIPRO, OYO, Adobe and many more.  

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IIT Bhubaneswar Faculty

The faculty of Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar consists of 145 members in total. All faculty members of the Institute are Ph.D. holders in their respective disciplines and are highly qualified. The faculty includes the Dean, Professors, Assistant Professors and Associate Professors. IIT Bhubaneswar has regular and visiting faculty who are all well experienced and excel in their fields. 

Members of the faculty are very cooperative and helpful towards the students. The professors are dedicated to their subject matter, and are always ready to clarify concepts and doubts in and outside of the classroom. 

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IIT Bhubaneswar Facilities

The campus of the Indian Institute of Technology spreads across 936 acres at the foot of Barunei Hill. It is surrounded by greenery and a pollution-free environment. The campus offers various facilities to students in terms of ease of access and convenience: 

  • Hostel: There are two hostels, one each for male and female students. The hostels have a capacity of 800 and 200 residents for males and females respectively. There are many amenities available for residents. These include mess facility, well-equipped kitchen, gym, sports grounds and courts, media entertainment rooms, solar light systems, 24x7 security, ATM facility and Ethernet connection in each room. 
  • Gymkhana: Like many other IITs, IIT Bhubaneswar also has its own Gymkhana club. the club organizes regular events in many domains like sports, music, tech, cultural activities, fests, workshops and more. 
  • Food: There are dining facilities available all over the campus, including the hostel mess and other canteens and cafeterias located in different spots around campus. 
  • Shopping Complex: There is a multi-purpose store on the campus that provides students with their everyday needs such as stationery items, bakery goods, dairy products and more. 
  • Health care: The campus has a team of doctors and other medical staff to take care of the medical needs of students on campus. There is medical equipment and also separate dispensaries available for boys and girls. 

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IIT Bhubaneswar FAQs 

Ques. How is IIT Bhubaneswar?

Ans. IIT Bhubaneswar is at equal footing with other IITs around the country in most aspects. The college offers various specializations in B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Sc and Ph.D. to its students along with highly qualified faculty behind each course. IIT Bhubaneswar has a huge campus spanning across 936 acres of peaceful and pollution-free area. All around the campus students can find convenient facilities and resources for daily needs. Hostel facility at IIT Bhubaneswar is also great with separate hostel complexes and single occupancy for male and female students. There are medical facilities and shopping complex located on the campus itself for everyday needs. Placements at IIT Bhubaneswar are also at par with other IITs in India with 120 students getting placed in 2019. The average annual CTC was 11.44 LPA. 

Ques. How are the placements at IIT Bhubaneswar?

Ans. IIT Bhubaneswar has an efficient and dedicated placement cell that conducts regular placement drives and other training programs for students. The academic year 2018-2019 saw 120 students getting placed in reputed national and international companies that offered various profiles in core and other sectors. The placements racked an average CTC of INR 11.44 LPA. The recruiters included big tech companies like Amazon, Tata Consultancy Services, Goldman Sachs, Tata Motors, HP, Adobe and more. Many of these reputed companies also offered internships to 3rd-year students. Overall, the placements at IIT Bhubaneswar is at par with other IITs in India. 

Ques.How do I apply to IIT Bhubaneswar?

Ans. In order to apply at IIT Bhubaneswar, a candidate must first have all required documents ready. The first step is to register for the exam through the online admission form, and fill in the required details to create an application number and password. Then the candidate must log in with the number and password and complete the application form by entering personal, academic details and JEE Main score. After this, the student must submit scanned copies of their photograph and signature. This will be followed by online payment of fee for JEE Mains/Advanced. Upon completion, students should print the confirmation form for future reference.