• Average Salary

    INR 9.0 L

    per year

  • Establishment Year

    Old

    1926

    age > 90 years

  • Campus size

    Huge

    393

    Acres

  • Institute type

    Deemed University

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Available college facilities

  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Laboratory

  • Sports

  • Extra - Curricular

  • Library

Faculty

The institute currently has 60 faculty members and is actively recruiting many more from the current academic year. Additionally world class faculty members are being recruited aggressively.

College Director

Faculty photo

D. C. Panigrahi

(Director of College)

Scholarships

Scholarship available for :

  • Master of Technology (3 Years)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Ph.D
  • M.Sc. Tech (Applied Geology)
  • M.Sc. Tech (Applied Geophysics)
  • M.Sc. (Physics)
  • M.Sc. (Chemistry)
  • M.Sc. (Mathematics & Computing)
  • Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)

Partner Banks :

State Bank of India

More about Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad

The Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad is a public engineering and research institute, which is located in Dhanbad, India. It is abbreviated as IIT (ISM) and formerly known as Indian School of Mines. It was a Deemed University before it got converted into an Institute of National Importance under the Institute of Technology Act, 1961. IIT (ISM) is located in the mineral-rich region of India, in the city of Dhanbad. It is the third oldest institute, which got converted into an IIT. IIT (ISM) was established by British Indian Government on the lines of the Royal School of Mines - London, and was formally inaurgurated on 9 December 1926 by Lord Irwin, the the Viceroy of India. It started as an Institution to impart mining education, and today, has grown into a technical institution with various academic departments. The institute featured among the top 100 universities in the world in the QS World University Rankings of 2016 by subject in the field of Mining and Mineral Engineering. IIT (ISM) admits its UG students through Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced), previously IIT-JEE.

Courses Offered at Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad

IIT (ISM) offers courses in engineering, pure sciences, management and humanities with a focus on engineering. The programs and courses offered at IIT (ISM) are changing as the institute is evolving into a full-fledged engineering university from the earlier focus on mining and earth sciences. The institute has 18 departments and five inter-disciplinary centers. The Department of Mining Engineering has been accorded the status of "Center of Advanced Studies" by the University Grants Commission.

Admission to the courses of B.Tech, Dual Degree and Integrated courses are done from JEE Advanced qualified students. Admission to the M.Tech courses are done either through the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) or through a special examination conducted by the institute. Admissions to the MBA program is done through the Common Admission Test (CAT). Admission to the M.Sc.Tech. and PhD courses are done through exams conducted by the institute.

9 Courses

Fellowship / Doctoral (1)

Ph.D
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by UGC
  • degree

    Ph.D/M.Phil
  • course delivery

    Part-Time
Admission/Eligibility criteria

The selection of Junior Research Fellow is through an all India examination and interview. ISM also allow direct entry of M.Sc. Tech. & M.Sc. students into Ph.D programme. Under this scheme, top 20% of M.Sc. Tech. / M.Sc. students of respective Departments who obtain an OGPA of 8.5 and above, can apply for direct admission in Ph.D programme, with the limit that each Department can have up to a maximum of 10 seats for all the course offered by that department taken together.

Course details

The ISM awards Ph.D degree in all existing disciplines, viz., Engineering, Applied Sciences, Humanities and Management.

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UG Courses (1)

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by UGC
  • degree

    B.E/B.Tech
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • Duration

    48 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

The candidate should have passed 10+2 or equivalnet from recognized university.

Course details

The institute offers four years full time Bachelor of Tehnology course.

Course Specialization

Engineering Physics Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering Computer Science & Engineering
Electrical Engineering Electronics & Communication Engineering
Environmental Engineering Mineral Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering
Mining Machinery Engineering Petroleum Engineering

 

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PG Courses (7)

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by UGC
  • degree

    MBA
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • Duration

    24 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

A Bachelor’s degree after (10+2) in any discipline from a recognized university with a least 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA [45% in case of candidates belonging to SC,ST and PwD (Differently Abled Categories*)]. For Honours graduates the aggregate will include marks of both Honours and Pass Papers. Candidates appearing for the final bachelor’s degree/ equivalent qualification examination can also apply.

Admission Process

To apply for admission to MBA program to ISM, applicants should have a valid CAT-2016 score. Application form and Fees have to be deposited online by visiting the IIT (ISM) website. 

Candidates short-listed on the basis of CAT-2016 scores will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview for final selection. The sanctioned strength for the MBA Program is 62 and the reservation policy of Government of India meant for higher educational institutions is strictly adhered to. Candidates applying for reservation under OBC (NonCreamy layer) category, should submit a valid OBC certificate issued by competent authority
issued after January 1, 2017 and as per the given format.

Course details

The institute offers two years full time Master of Business Administration course.

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M.Sc. Tech (Applied Geology)
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by UGC
  • course delivery

    Part-Time
  • Duration

    36 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

B.Sc. Degree with Geology as Honours/Major/Main/Equivalent subject and any two subsidiary subjects from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

Course details

The institute offers three years M.Sc Tech. course in Applied Geology.

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M.Sc. Tech (Applied Geophysics)
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by UGC
  • course delivery

    Part-Time
  • Duration

    36 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

B.Sc. Degree with Physcis as Honours/Major/Main/Equivalent Physics subject, Mathematics as a subsidiary subject for two years/four semesters and another subsidiary subject from Chemistry, Geology, Electronics and Statistics for one year/two semesters.

Course details

ISM offers three years M.Sc. Tech course with specialization in Applied Geophysics.

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M.Sc. (Physics)
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by UGC
  • degree

    M.Sc
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • Duration

    24 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

B.Sc. Degree with Physics as Honours/Major/Main/Physics Equivalent subject, Mathematics as a compulsory subsidiary subject for one year/two semesters, or Mathematics as Honours/Major/Main/Equivalent subject from Physics as a subsidiary subject and another subsidiary subject from Chemistry, Geology, Statistics, Electronics, Computer Science, Economics and Geography, Environment and Water Management.

Course details

The institute offers two years full time Master of Science course with specialization in Physics.

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M.Sc. (Chemistry)
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by UGC
  • degree

    M.Sc
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • Duration

    24 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

B.Sc. Degree with Chemistry as Honours/Major/Main/Chemistry/Equivalent subject, Mathematics as a compulsory subsidiary subject for one year/two semester and another subsidiary from Physics, Geology, Zoology and Botany.

Course details

The institute offers two years full time Master of Science course with specialization in Chemistry.

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M.Sc. (Mathematics & Computing)
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by UGC
  • degree

    M.Sc
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • Duration

    24 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

B.Sc Degree with Mathematics as Honours/Major/Main/Mathematics Equivalent subject and two subsidiary subjects from Physics, Chemistry, Geology, Statistics, Electronics and Computer Science.

Course details

The institute offers two years full time Master of Science course with specialization in Mathematics & Computing.

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Master of Technology (3 Years)
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by UGC
  • degree

    M.E/M.Tech
  • course delivery

    Part-Time
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    3,30,540
  • Duration

    36 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
  • Candidates seeking admission to M.Tech. Programme of the Institute should have Minimum 55% or CGPA/CPI of 5.5 in 10 point scale (without rounding
  • off) in the qualifying degree for UR (Unreserved)/OBC candidates.
  • Minimum 50% or CGPA/CPI of 5.0 in 10 point scale (without rounding off) in the qualifying degree for SC/ST candidates.
  • Executives / Academicians / supervisors with one year post qualification experience from reputed industrial / R&D, Academic Institute, public sector, Government, Semi-Government and reputed private sector organisations or Entrepreneurs / Self Employed persons are desirable.

Selection Process

Applicant shall have to appear for written test and /or interview to be conducted by Indian School of Mines at Kolkata. The syllabus for the written test and /or interview is as per GATE Examination. Final selection shall be based on aggregate scores of written test, Interview and Experience. The sanctioned strength for the program is mentioned below for each department with specializations and the reservation policy of Government of India meant for higher educational institutions is strictly adhered to.

Course details

Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad is offering three years M.Tech programme for Working Executives / Academicians who cannot complete their M. Tech. as full time regular student, for the academic session 2016-2017. ISM Institute Industry Interaction Facility (IIIF), NBCC Shopping Complex, New Town, Rajarhat, Kolkata will be used for academic interaction with the students on weekends (Saturday second half and Sunday), but all practical classes, mid-term examinations, end semester examinations, project viva-voce examinations etc. will be conducted at ISM, Dhanbad.

It is a slow pace programme without compromising the course structure or contents. This aims to help the Working Executives / Academicians to improve their technical aptitude and opts for Higher Degree as a regular student within the existing pace of the program with some time expansion to promote completion of program.

This is essentially self financing programme for working class executives of the industry and academicians with adequate professional focus. 

Course Structure is distributed in six semesters and is designed to prepare Working Executives / Academicians for professional careers in the area.

Candidates may be permitted to do their dissertation (in final year) in industries and other approved organizations.

Course Specialization with total seats

Course Specialization Total Seats
Computer Science & Engineering 60
Electronics & Communication Engineering 60
Mechanical Engineering 60
Power Electronics and Electrical Drives 60
Power System Engineering 60

 

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College Placements

ISM offers 100% placement to all the students.

  • Median
    Salary

    INR 15.0 L
  • Average Salary

    INR 9.0 L
  • Highest Salary

    INR 26.5 L
  • % of Students Placed

    100

Visiting companies

  • HDFC Bank
  • Axis Bank
  • Wipro
  • Accenture
  • Cisco
  • Idea Cellular Ltd.
  • Adani Group
  • Infosys Limited
  • TCS
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Allahabad Bank
  • Flipkart
  • Nestle
  • Google
  • Federal Bank
  • Oracle Corporation
  • CSC
  • Oracle
  • L & T Infotech
  • Vedanta
  • Exide Industries
  • Berger Paints India
  • TAFE
  • AirTel
  • amazon.com

Available College Facilities

The serene campus comprises academic buildings, student hostels and 100% residential facilities for faculty and staff apart from other infrastructure facilities for a cosmopolitan community. The school has links with reputed universities and institutes across the globe and has an alumni base all over the world.

Hostel
The school provides rooms in the Hostel to all students. Here the students stay in a healthy atmosphere and perfect living conditions along with friends to share the precious moments of life. Separate hostels for boys and girls with modern amenities help the students to pursue their education in a homely environment. In order to accommodate all students the university a number of hostels available in the campus and some mega hostels are under construction.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Classroom
The classrooms are well-furnished and modern teaching tools are used to impart knowledge

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids
Laboratory
ISM have this laboratory :- 1 Main Electronics Lab-This is the main lab where basic experiments like device characteristics and basic analog circuits are held. This lab has a number of standard setups, each setup consisting of advanced trainer kits, oscilloscopes, function generators and power supplies. 2. Digital Electronics Lab-This lab is used to conduct experiments in the domain of digital electronics. This lab is self sufficient in all respects. 3. Communication Lab-All analog and digital communication related experiments are conducted here. A standard setup in the lab consists of equipments like synthesized function generators, analog oscilloscopes, digital storage oscilloscopes, multiple power supplies and a Pentium-4 PC. 4. Computer Lab-This lab consists of a large number of PCs with multiuser design and analysis software like Matlab, ORCAD, Spice and VHDL. 5. Microwave Lab-This is a specialized lab dealing with the study of microwave and antenna design, characteristics and properties.

Facilities available in Laboratory

  • AC Labs
  • Student:Computer Ratio
  • Computers in Labs
Sports
The college encourages students to participate in various sports. The institute maintains a field, where various sports activities and competitions take place

Facilities available in Sports

  • Swimming Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Badminton Court
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball Court
Extra - Curricular
In ISM various activities are way of life , the activities are ranging from Scienctific to Musical , Sports throught the year. The studets are very actively taking part in these activities .

Facilities available in Extra - Curricular

  • Theatre
  • Debates
  • Declamations
  • Events Committee
  • Singing Club
  • Dance School
Library
The Central Library is the heart of Indian School of Mines University, Dhanbad. It is a completely automated library provides services seven days a week, catering information to more than 2000 users belonging to 15 departments and centers.Boasting a rich collection of Earth Science and other branches of engineering and management, the library houses more than 80,000 books, 8000 Ph.D thesis and dissertations, 35,000 bound volumes of Journals and 1200 digital books in the form CD's and DVD's. The library provides access to more than 2000 full text scholarly research journals to its members.

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility

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