IIT Indore

Academics / Indian Institute of Technology Indore
A guide to prospective students
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About IIT Indore
Indian Institute of Technology Indore (IITI), is an institute of national importance established by the Government of India in 2009. In its short history, IIT Indore has distinguished itself with its commitment to innovation in pedagogy and research. The institute prides itself on the active involvement of its undergraduate students in research projects across departments and disciplines.
B.Tech Courses offered:
1. Computer Science and Engineering
2. Electrical Engineering
3. Mechanical Engineering
4. Metallurgy Engineering and Materials Science
5. Civil Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering have been have a student strength of 60 each. Two new courses in Metallurgy Engineering and Materials Science, and Civil Engineering were initiated from 2016 with a student strength of 40 each discipline.


Information about faculty and their research work can be found at this link.
Information regarding course curriculum along with academic policies can be found at this link.

Campus
IIT Indore is located in a scenic campus about 25 km south of Indore along Khandwa Road in Simrol village. The campus is spreads over an area of about 501 acres and is self sufficient with all modern facilities. All undergraduate students reside in the Halls of Residences within the campus. Further details on the Halls of Residence is available at the following url: Hall of Residence

Facilities
Sport facilities comprise upcoming football and cricket grounds with floodlights, basketball court, upcoming tennis courts, volleyball court, badminton courts, a well equipped gymnasium, table tennis, and a Student Activity Centre.

All students will be serverd breakfast, lunch, high tea with snacks and dinner in the dinning area. It operates a night canteen during exam time.

The Health Centre is conveniently located within the Hall of Residence and operates round the clock. IITI also has a 24X7 ambulance available at hostel for emergency medical situations. It also makes trips to the hospital every day. Students are covered by medical insurance and health services are free of cost.

The Student Activity Centre is where students and student clubs have meetings, events and activities.

La Fresco is IIT Indore’s own general operated by students. All day-to-day requirements like cosmetics, packed food, stationery, cold-drinks and refreshments are available here. It has a photo-copying machine and printing facility. Several other stores and facilities are coming up on campus and should be available very soon.

The Central Library has a rich collection of books for research, learning and all educational needs. It also has a huge repotoire of electronic databases, journals and e-publications that are useful for student and faculty research. The library also has a growing collection of fiction and non-fiction books for students to access beyond their study needs. Books in most Indian languages are available. More information about the library can be found at this link.

The Counselling Cell comprises a professional counselor along with a few student members. It offers friendly support to the students to deal with any concerns that they might have including academic, personal, emotional, family or peer related.

Placements
IIT Indore has consistently had an excellent placement record since its first graduating batch in 2013. Students have been placed in reputed firms like Microsoft, Google, Honda, Qualcomm, DE Shaw, Impetus, Accenture, Infosys to name just a few.

More details on placements at IIT Indore are available at the following url: Placements Cell

Student Life
Clubs ensure that student life has multiple dimensions. The following clubs are active at IIT Indore:

  • The Literary Club organizes competitions and talks. It publishes IIT Indore’s annual magazine- Inscription.
  • Student Entrepreneurship and Support Cell hosts encourages entrepreneurship by hosting events and talks. It promotes incubation of ideas and may also offer funding for startups.
  • Quiz Club hosts on campus and online quizzing competitions throughout the year.
  • Programming Club holds online and offline competitions, talks and workshops to promote programming and computer technology.
  • Robotics Club hosts interesting competitions that combine fun and learning. Events such as Robo-soccer well cherished on campus.
  • Music Club hosts IITI’s annual musical night- Crescendo. It also manages a recording studio where bands can record their songs, and offers tutoring for those who want to learn an instrument.
  • Dance Club did several flash mobs across Indore’s popular locations as publicity for our college festival. It is society of dance enthusiasts.
  • Drama Club puts life into celebrations on occasions and festivities such as the Independence day, Republic Day etc.

  • Apart from this, IIT Indore sends teams for SAE India’s BAJA competition, Robocon and the ACM ICPC. IIT Indore’s team has made it to the international finals of the ACM ICPC three times!

    IIT Indore sends a its contingent to the Inter IIT Sports Meet. Training and practice for it takes place round the year.

    Celebrations are organized for occasions and festivities such as Independence Day, Republic Day, Foundation Day, Janmasthami, Dandiya etc and take place with fervour and enthusiasm.

    Inter-batch sports tournaments are held for sports such as football, basketball and volleyball.

    Outside IITI:

    Indore is called ‘mini-Mumbai’ and rightly so. The city is the commercial capital of Madhya Pradesh and is modern.

    Indore is city with a lot of educational institutes (only city in to have an IIT and IIM) and hence cafes, movie theatres, clubs, restaurants and hangout places are ample in number. Malls such as Treasure Island and C21 are a popular hangout place for students on weekends. They house the major fast-food chains such as Dominos, McD, Pizza Hut, KFC etc.

    The Sarafa Bazaar and Chhappan Dukaan are places where Indore’s highly regarded street food can be savoured.

    Indore is also a historical city and is surrounded by heritage areas that are accessible in short trips by road. Mandu, a palace city, Mahewrshwar on the banks of the Narmada, Ujjain the temple city are all within a two hour drive from Indore.