About Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur are able to meet the growing demand for engineers of the expanding Indian economy. Institute was set up in the year 1951 by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. IIT, Kharagpur aims to identify talent and develop therein leadership skills to create a pool of scientific engineers for the new emerging India. IIT Kharagpur or IIT KGP is an autonomous engineering and technology-oriented institute established by the Government of India. The mission of the institute is to draw the best expertise in science, technology, management and law to impart overall training to students in visualizing, synthesizing and executing projects.

Courses at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur offers Bachelor of Technology course with specialization in Aerospace Engineerin, Agriculture and Food Engineering, Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Engergy Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Mining Engineering, Master of Technology course with specialization in Farm Machinery and Power, Aerospace Engineering, Dairy and Food Engineering, Applied Botany, Aqua Cultural Engineering, Agriculture System Management, Stuructural Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Computer Science and Engineering, Master of Science, Bachelor of Law, Master of Business Administration and Dual degree courses in various streams.

Courses Offered at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Masters Degree Courses
Bachelors Degree Courses
Message from The Dean

Professor Partha pratim Chakrabati
Director, IIT Kharagpur


PARTHA PRATIM CHAKRABARTI completed his B.Tech in 1985 and PhD in 1988 from the Dept of Computer Science & Engg, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. He joined the same department as a faculty member in 1988 and is currently a Professor. He was the Professor-in-Charge of the state of the art VLSI Design Laboratory which he helped set up and has been the Dean of Sponsored Research and Industrial Consultancy at IIT Kharagpur and Head of the Advanced Technology Development Centre. He was also the co-Director of the strategic General Motors-IIT Kharagpur Collaborative Research Laboratory on Electronics, Constrols and Software. He pioneered the development of the Incubation Programme at IIT Kharagpur. His areas of interest include Artificial Intelligence (AI), Formal Methods, CAD for VLSI & Embedded Systems, Fault Tolerance and Algorithm Design.

Dr Chakrabarti has made pioneering research contributions and has solved a number of open problems. His work has been incorporated in standard text books as well as industry level tools of major international companies. He has published more than 200 papers in international journals and conferences and supervised two dozen PhD students. He has worked closely with Govt as well as industry on various problems and has successfully led and completed large projects and programmes at national and international levels. Important among them include DST, CSIR, IGSTC, Volkswagen Foundation, National Semiconductor Corporation, Sun Microsystems, Intel Corporation, Synopsys, General Motors, Xerox, etc. He is a well-known teacher and mentor who has not only graduated a large number of students and developed well appreciated teaching modules but has also motivated and championed many student innovation and entrepreneurial activities which have achieved unique successes.

Dr Chakrabarti received the President of India Gold Medal (1985), the INSA Young Scientist Award (1991), Anil K Bose Award (1995), INAE Young Engineer�s Award (1997) and the Swarnajayanti Fellowship (1997-98), Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize (2000), INAE Visweswarya Chair Professorship (2007-9), J.C. Bose Fellowship (2013) and many other awards. He has been elected a Fellow of the Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi and the Indian Academy of Science, Bangalore, Indian National Academy of Engineering and the West Bengal Academy of Science & Technology.

Eminent Faculty Members at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

A variety of teaching and learning techniques are employed to impart knowledge and skills to students at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur in its various departments.

A. K. Ghosh

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Madras.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and head of the department,Department of Aerospace Engineering. Email:akghosh@aero.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Aerospace Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Aerospace Engineering .

G. Bandyopadhyay

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering. Email:gbandyo@aero.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Aerospace Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Experimental and Computational Aerodynamics .

P. K. Datta

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, Georgia Tech.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor,Department of Aerospace Engineering. Email:pkdatta@aero.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Aerospace Engineering
Subject Expertise
Aerospace Structures .

R. Singh

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and head, Department of Agricultural & Food Engineering. Email:rsingh@agfe.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Agricultural & Food Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Hydrological Modeling Irrigation System management .

Rintu Banerjee

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Agricultural & Food Engineering. Email:rb@agfe.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Agricultural & Food Engineering
Subject Expertise
Microbial, Food Environmental Biotechnology .

B. K. Sengupta

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
MCP, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor & head of the department, Department of Architecture & Regional Planning. Email:bksg@arp.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Architecture & Regional Planning.
Subject Expertise
Urban and Regional Planning Architectural Design for Institutional Buildings .

R. N. Datta

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor,Department of Architecture & Regional Planning. Email:rndatta@arp.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Architecture & Regional Planning
Subject Expertise
Urban Planning Transportation Planning .

A. K. Das

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, Calcutta University.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and head of the department, Biotechnology. Email:amitk@hijli.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Biotechnology.
Subject Expertise
Structural Biology and Protein Chemistry Crystallographic study of M. tuberculosis and S. aureus proteins .

D. Das

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Delhi.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Biotechnology. Email:ddas@hijli.iitkgp.ernet.in.
Courses Taken
In the field of Biotechnology
Subject Expertise
Biochemical Engineering Bio hydrogen Production Technology Environmental Biotechnology Microbial Fuel Cell .

S. H. Dey

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Biotechnology. Email: sdey@hijli.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Biotechnology
Subject Expertise
Bioprospecting metabolomics molecular farming .

A. N. Samanta

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and head of the department, Chemical Engineering. Email:amar@che.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Chemical Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Nonlinear Process Control Process Dynamics & Control .

Gargi Das

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering.
Courses Taken
In the field of Chemical Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Multiphase Flow CFD simulation Two phase Instrumentation .

S. DasGupta

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD,(RPI, USA).
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering. Email: sunando@che.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Chemical Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Microscale Transport Process Membrane Separation .

L. S. Ramachandra

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Madras.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and head of the department, Department of Civil Engineering. Email: lsr@civil.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Civil Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Stability of Structures Analysis of Structures Impact response of structures .

J. N. Bandopadhyay

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering. Email: jnb@civil.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Civil Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Shell Structures and Bridge Engineering .

P. K. Chattaraj

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, Bombay.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
P K Chattaraj is a Professor and head of the department, Department of Chemistry. Email:pkc@chem.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Chemistry.
Subject Expertise
Density functional theory Chemical reactivity ab initio calculations Quantum chaos Aromaticity in metal clusters .

A. Basak

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD (Cal) D.Phil.(Oxon)
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Chemistry.
Courses Taken
In the field of Chemistry.
Subject Expertise
Design and Synthesis of Novel Enediynes as DNA Cleaving Agents Artificial peptide cleaving agents Asymmetric synthesis Polyphenols Enzyme inhibion approach to drug design .

I. Sengupta

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, Calcutta Univ.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor & HOD, Department of Computer Science & Engineering. Email: isg@cse.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Computer Science & Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Cryptography and network security VLSI design and testing.

P. P. Chakrabarti

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and head, Department of Computer Science & Engineering. Email : ppchak@cse.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Computer Science & Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Artificial Intelligence CAD for VLSI Formal Verification .

Sujoy Ghose

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering. Email :sujoy@cse.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Computer Science & Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Operating System Networks Algorithms .

V. V. Rao

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Madras.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and head, Department of Cryogenic Engineering. Email : vvrao@hijli.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Cryogenic Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Applied Superconductivity Vacuum Technology, Cryo Physics .

S. S. Bandyopadhyay

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Cryogenic Engineering. Email :ssbandyo@hijli.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Cryogenic Engineering
Subject Expertise
Separation Processes Natural gas processing Carbon dioxide capture and sequestration Air breathing propulsion .

K. Chowdhury

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Cryogenic Engineering. Email: kanchan@hijli.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Cryogenic Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Cryogenic Air Separation Safety in Oxygen-rich Environment Refrigeration and Cold Storage Technology Simulation of helium liquefiers .

A. K. Sinha

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, Pilani.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and head of the department , Department of Electrical Engineering. Email :aksinha@ee.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Electrical Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Power system.

S.Banerjee

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Delhi.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering. Email: soumitro@ee.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Electrical Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Nonlinear Dynamics .

Alok Barua

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering. Email: alok@ee.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Electrical Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Instrumentation Bioreactor design and Control VLSI .

C. K. Maiti

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and Head of Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering. Email: ckm@ece.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Microelectronics Silicon Heterostructures Technology CAD Internet Laboratory Development .

Swapna Banerjee

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering. Email: swapna@ece.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering.
Subject Expertise
VLSI Design for Signal processing and Biomedical Instrumentation. .

A. K. Chattopadhyay

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, Jadavpur University.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and head of the department, Department of Mechanical Engineering. Email: akc@mech.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Mechanical Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Machining Grinding Surface Coating Metal-Ceramic Joining.

R. Bhattacharyya

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, (Kentucky).
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering. Email: rbmail@mech.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Mechanical Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Vibration Dynamics of Rotors Nonlinear Elasticity .

S. N. Bhattacharyya

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering. Email :snb@mech.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Mechanical Engineering.
Subject Expertise
Fluid Mechanics .

B. Mishra

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor & head of the department, Department of Geology & Geophysics. Email:bmgg@gg.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Geology & Geophysics.
Subject Expertise
Geology & Geophysics .

D. Suar

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor and head of the department, Department of Humanities & Social Sciences. Email:ds@hss.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Humanities & Social Sciences.
Subject Expertise
Social and Organisational Psychology Neuropsychology .

B. Mahanty

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, IIT Kharagpur.
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor & Head of the Department of Industrial Engineering & Management.
Courses Taken
Industrial Engineering & Management.
Subject Expertise
System Analysis Optimization Information Systems Project Management .

R. N. P. Choudhary

Academinc Experience
NA
Faculty Qualification
PhD, Edinburgh, UK
Industry Experience
NA
About Faculty
Professor & head of the department, Department of Physics & Meteorology. Email: crnpfl@phy.iitkgp.ernet.in
Courses Taken
In the field of Physics & Meteorology.
Subject Expertise
Condensed Matter Physics Ferroelectricity Liquid Crystals Thermoelectricity X-ray Crystallography.

Campus Facilities at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Infrastructure at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

IIT, Kharagpur campus is fully encircled by greenery, flower beds, water ponds which create a salubrious environment for the academics. Institute provides ample opportunities for students to excel in their fields of study. Institute provides world class infrastructure facilities for the students. College has central well – stocked library, a modern computer lab & laboratories, and Multimedia classrooms, sports facilities for students. 

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Hostel Facilities at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

The institute is fully residential. Students are accommodated in 18 Halls of Residence and the staff is provided with quarters. Accommodation for visitors is arranged in the Technology Guest House, CEC Guest House, Alumni Guest House or CTS Visitors Hall, or if need arises, in a students' Hall of Residence.

Available Hostel Facilities
  • separte

Laboratories at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur has 19 academic departments and this entire department has a separate laboratory facilities for the learners. IIT KGP has Advanced VlSI lab, The Lab was able to procure state-of-the-art test equipment from a special grant provided by the institute. Here are the research facilties of the IIT Kharagpur:

  • Advanced VLSI lab
  • Analytical Food Testing Laboratory
  • Computer & Informatics Center
  • Kalpana Chawla Space Technology Cell
  • Media Lab Asia - IIT-KGP
  • Ocean & Atmospheric Science and Technology Cell
  • Special Manpower Development Programme
  • Vodafone Essar-IIT Centre of Excellence in Telecommunications
     

Available Facilities:
  • VLSI lab

Classrooms at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

IIT, Kharagpur provides well furnished and trendy classrooms. All classrooms provides a special learning environment, a touch screen white board is integrated with the LCD projector and a computer.

Available Classroom Facilities:
  • spacious

Library at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Central Library serves the academic needs of about 5000 UG and PG students and research scholars, nearly 500 faculty members and about 1500 technical, administrative and medical staff of our institute. Besides its services are extended to a number of other organizations also. The Library resources stand at about 3,00,000 volumes including books, back- volumes of periodicals, micro forms, video forms, theses, patents and standards. The journal subscription goes beyond 1000. While all journal subscriptions are available in the present form, some are available in CD ROM form also.

Available Library Facilities:
  • well stocked

Extracurricular Facilities at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur organises a techno-management festival known as Kshitij. It is the biggest techno-management festival of Asia with a total budget of around 50 lakh. Events include technical workshops, seminars, and competitions. Robotix, the annual robotics competition held by IIT Kharagpur, is organised during Kshitij.

Placements at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

  • Highest Salary

    14.7 Lakhs

  • Average Salary

    8.9 Lakhs

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    About Placements at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

    IIT, Kharagpur has a career placement cell. The placement cell believes in holistic development, for which they provides rigours training to its learners through, Mock interviews, Guest lecturers, seminars and workshops etc. Institute has a robust support from firms like 24/7 Customer, Caterpillar India Pvt. Ltd., Essex Lake Group, LIc, A Star Training ,CEAT TYRES LTD, Evalueserve.

    Financial Details of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

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    State Bank of India (SBI) provides financial assistance for the eligible aspirants.  

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