Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Rankings

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In the World#859 of 14178
In Asia#159 of 5833
In India#6 of 876
In West Bengal#1 of 42
In Kharagpur#1 of 1
In Materials science#173 of 6,169

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
2%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
35,872
Citations
656,085

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur majors

by publication count

Materials science
9,585
Computer science
6,711
Chemistry
5,401
Mathematics
3,019
Engineering
2,667
Physics
2,019
Geology
1,215
Environmental science
1,155
Biology
784
Business
464
Economics
357
Medicine
356
Geography
270
Psychology
226
Sociology
73
Political science
71
History
18
Art
11
Philosophy
4

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Materials science159191,633
Engineering18653,174
Mathematics29861,577
Environmental science33225,047
Geology35720,189
Computer science37267,322
Chemistry404127,505
Physics69120,716
Geography7153,609
Business7426,654
Economics8794,815
Biology121020,372
Psychology15674,353
Medicine17755,039
Political science1976174
History207912
Art20829
Sociology2451165
Philosophy31201

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990220910
19912491098
19922711135
19932771202
19942711285
19952681262
19962681447
19972861435
19982311566
19993431901
20003272248
20013752745
20024083193
20034233883
20045844807
20056676450
20069498760
2007102711294
2008118314488
2009125818054
2010137821995
2011130528431
2012148833549
2013152039754
2014178645165
2015203748107
2016223850865
2017233755656
2018246654153
2019282965352
2020265473162

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

Tuition

International studetns5,000 per semester (USD)
Local studetns15,000 per semester (INR)

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

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Bachelor's DegreeArchitecture, Natural Sciences, Technology
Postgraduate DiplomaInformation Technology
Master's DegreeArchitecture, Business and Commerce, Management, Medical Technology, Natural Sciences, Regional Planning, Technology, Technology

General info

Alternative namesIIT Kharagpur
भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, खड़गपुर
Founded1951
WikipediaIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
AccreditationDepartment of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD)
MottoYogah Karmasu Kaushalam
Excellence at Work
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Indian Universities (AIU)

Location and Contacts

AddressKharagpur, West Bengal, 721 302
India
City population208,000
Phone+91 (3222) 282 004
Fax+91 (3222) 282 000

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