Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#459 of 14,131 In the World
#64 of 5,830 In Asia
#1 of 876 In India
#1 of 42 In West Bengal
#45 of 1,571 For Radiochemistry
Top50% For 100 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
2%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.iitkgp.ac.in
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate2%
Admissions Requirements12th year senior secondary/intermediate examination or recognized foreign equivalent, and all Indian competitive joint entrance examination (JEE) conducted by 7 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs)
Academic CalendarJuly to May (July - December; December-May). Also Summer Term (May to July) for special courses
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee650
Student:staff ratio19:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
32,515
Citations
667,289

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
15,380 / 335,657
Chemistry
12,160 / 310,958
Physics
10,850 / 238,194
Materials Science
8,987 / 204,193
Computer Science
4,599 / 68,981
Environmental Science
3,090 / 75,472
Biology
2,657 / 102,861
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,961 / 37,710
Mathematics
1,465 / 22,718
Chemical Engineering
1,453 / 44,490
Geology
1,147 / 21,174
Automation and Control engineering
1,129 / 21,997
Medicine
1,072 / 21,202
Business
1,067 / 20,768
Metallurgical Engineering
1,008 / 27,345
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,006 / 13,554
Electronic Engineering
996 / 12,778
Computer Networking
754 / 9,390
Nanotechnology
739 / 41,995
Condensed Matter Physics
735 / 7,723
Structural Engineering
732 / 15,664
Inorganic Chemistry
728 / 26,028
Optical Engineering
701 / 7,976
Blockchain and Cryptography
688 / 9,014
Computational Linguistics
668 / 8,118
Organic Chemistry
663 / 19,197
Computer Vision
615 / 13,688
Economics
502 / 6,998
Environmental Management
460 / 12,580
Radiochemistry
456 / 21,320
Demography
392 / 6,838
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
391 / 8,437
Electrical Engineering
384 / 4,408
Hydrology and Water resources management
381 / 13,859
Geotechnical Engineering
373 / 7,254
Biochemistry
348 / 16,913
Nutrition and Food Science
345 / 11,444
Art & Design
335 / 3,403
Atomic and Molecular physics
331 / 3,994
Machine Learning
326 / 3,970

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 254 1115
1992 276 1187
1993 287 1243
1994 279 1351
1995 277 1335
1996 286 1550
1997 296 1526
1998 247 1648
1999 362 2041
2000 349 2428
2001 393 3105
2002 426 3505
2003 452 4280
2004 620 5328
2005 695 7245
2006 996 9612
2007 1093 12482
2008 1258 16137
2009 1335 20005
2010 1485 24452
2011 1387 30896
2012 1589 36164
2013 1634 42638
2014 1882 48343
2015 2122 51908
2016 2326 55082
2017 2449 60503
2018 2566 63579
2019 2892 74913
2020 3019 88166
2021 3234 106299

Tuition

International studetns 5,000 per semester (USD)
Local studetns 15,000 per semester (INR)

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences ++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine ++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Bachelor's Degree Architecture, Natural Sciences, Technology
Postgraduate Diploma Information Technology
Master's Degree Architecture, Business and Commerce, Management, Medical Technology, Natural Sciences, Regional Planning, Technology, Technology

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur alumni

  1. Arvind Kejriwal

    Arvind Kejriwal
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    politicianbureaucrat
    Biography

    Arvind Kejriwal is an Indian politician, former bureaucrat and activist who is the current and 7th Chief Minister of Delhi since February 2015. He was also the Chief Minister of Delhi from December 2013 to February 2014, stepping down after 49 days of assuming power. Currently, he is the national convener of the Aam Aadmi Party, which won the 2015 Delhi Assembly elections with a historic majority, obtaining 67 out of 70 assembly seats. In 2006, Kejriwal was awarded the Ramon Magsaysay Award for Emergent Leadership in recognition of his involvement in the grassroots level movement Parivartan using right to information legislation in a campaign against government corruption. The same year, after resigning from Government service, he donated his Magsaysay award money as a corpus fund to found the Public Cause Research Foundation, a non-governmental organization (NGO).

  2. Jitendra Kumar

    Jitendra Kumar
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Jitendra Kumar is an Indian actor. He is better known for his role of Jeetu Bhaiya in Kota Factory, Aman Tripathi in Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan and Abhishek Tripathi in Amazon Prime's Panchayat, for which he has won a Filmfare OTT award in the category of "Best Actor in a Comedy Series ".

  3. Biswa Kalyan Rath

    Biswa Kalyan Rath
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    comedian
    Biography

    Biswa Kalyan Rath is an Indian stand-up comedian, writer and YouTuber. He is from Odisha. He came into prominence through the YouTube comedy series, Pretentious Movie Reviews with fellow comedian Kanan Gill. He played a supporting role in the 2016 Netflix sex comedy film Brahman Naman. He created the 2017 Amazon Prime Video's series Laakhon Mein Ek. On 9 December 2020, Rath married actress Sulagna Panigrahi.

  4. Ajit Singh

    Ajit Singh
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1939-2021 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Chaudhary Ajit Singh was an Indian politician. He was the founder and chief of the Rashtriya Lok Dal, a political party recognized in western part of state of Uttar Pradesh, and son of former Prime Minister of India late Chaudhary Charan Singh. He had tested positive for COVID-19 on 22 April 2021 and was admitted in a Gurugram hospital. He died on 6 May 2021 after his condition deteriorated.

General info

Alternative names IIT Kharagpur
भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, खड़गपुर
Founded 1951
Accreditation Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD)
Motto Yogah Karmasu Kaushalam
Excellence at Work
Affiliations and memberships Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

Location and Contacts

Address Kharagpur, West Bengal, 721 302
India
City population 208,000
Phone +91 (3222) 282 004
Fax +91 (3222) 282 000

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