The number of IITs are increasing year by year and IIT Tirupati is another new addition to the list. Every year, Government announces new IITs on their budget so that more numbers of engineers can be produced in upcoming years. IIT Tirupati started functioning from last year (August 5, 2015) in a temporary campus at Theja Educational Institutions. The process of set up permanent campus and new building has been initiated near Merlapaka which is located between Renigunta and Srikalahasti. To know more about IIT Tirupati, its courses and cutoff marks kindly read the post thoroughly.
At present, the institute offers 4 streams of B.Tech courses and has 30 seats for each stream. To get admission, one has to clear JEE(Main) and then JEE (Advanced). Yes, it is a two step process. Admissions are based on JEE (Advanced) rank. IIT Tirupati cutoff mark is less as compared to other top level IITs like IIT Khragpur, IIT Madras etc. As the IIT is new, the process of hiring professors and faculty members is still going on. Recently IIT tirupati has appointed a batch of experienced professors and faculty members including the ones who retired recently.
More About IIT Tirupati Campus
The construction work of permanent campus of IIT Tirupati is going very fast on 500 acres of land. It is expected to be ready by 2019. The site is located just 22 kilometers from Tirupati and 14 kilometers from the airport. The state
Govt. also has several innovative plans for the institute like setting up major industries in nearby area. In future, this initiative will help to enhance the scope of placements and internships for students.
Now its time to talk about temporary campus. The transit campus has all the modern facilities including WiFi, chat & idea rooms, high bandwidth internet connectivity and many more. These all are arranged to ensure all the students that they have got admission into a reputed institute. Hostel facilities also provided to both boys and girls.
Courses Offered By IIT Tirupati
Currently IIT Tirupati offers B.Tech courses on 4 streams. And the list of courses are listed below-
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science and Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
Other branches and postgraduate programs will also be started in upcoming years. Students are evaluated on 10 point grading system (CGPA) which is calculated at the end of every semester. The season for 2016 has already started. To get details on course fee, syllabus, Scholarship, we suggest you to visit India’s leading education portal collgedunia.com.
Facilities At IIT Tirupati
We have already mentioned above that the institute is running on a transit campus. The temporary campus provides following facilities-
- Advanced Classrooms
- Computer Center
- Post Office
Along with all these facilities it also offers video conference halls, recreation, dining and medical facilities to all the
Contact Details of IIT Tirupati
Address of the transit campus:
Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati
Tirupati – Renigunta Road,
Tirupati – 517 506, Chittoor District, A.P.
Phone: 0877 250 0337
As the institute is new, it is not ranked yet.