The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur) is one of the premier engineering colleges in India. Established in the year 1951, IIT KGP as it is popularly known. The institute constitutes 19 academic departments, 8 multi-disciplinary centers and 13 schools supported by a team of more than 470 faculties and around 2000 non teaching staffs. IIT KGP is providing undergraduate, post graduate and doctorate programmes in various branches of sciences, engineering, technology and architecture to more than 5500 students.
Apart from the degree and doctorate programmes, IIT KGP also offers short-term professional courses for executives and technologists from various industries and Government departments. Blessed by state of the art facilities, IIT KGPâ??s programmes are highly research oriented addressing numerous applied industrial problems. The institute has valuable linkage with a large number of recruiting companies that participates in the annual placement of its students, enabling it to maintain a consistent placement record. Listed below are some of the major programmes available at IIT Kharagpur:
- Bachelor of Technology (Hons.)
- Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.)
- Master of Technology (M.Tech.)
- Dual Degree - B.Tech and M.Tech or MBA, etc.