Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

The Institute has completed 150th year of its existence in October 1996. On September 21, 2001, an Ordinance issued by the Government of India declared it as the nation's seventh Indian Institute of Technology. The Ordinance is now converted into an Act by the Parliament to make IIT, Roorkee as an "Institution of National Importance".

Master's Programmes

About

History

IIT Roorkee has a legacy that goes back to 1847- a formidable history of more than 155 years. Established as Roorkee college in 1847 it was the First Engineering College in the British Empire.

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University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2023
369 31
2022
400 -17
2021
383
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Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2022
701 200
2021
901
2020
901
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2023
-
2022
-
2021
801
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Services

Housing services

Accommodation in the Bachelor's hostel would be available. Accommodation in 1BHK apartment shall be provided if available.The institute hospital facility can be utilized by the international students on payment basis, However they are strongly advised to have overseas medical insurance.

Student Life

Hostels

  • Our homes away from home are as modern as they can be. More importantly, though have spawned the cultures that make the campus an unforgettable experience. It's here that midnight cricket tournaments, early morning bakar sessions, community computer warfare and so many other things find expression.
Clubs
  • Clubs at IITR are the best place to relax and recharge with the indoor sports facilities including seven Billiards & Snooker Tables, Carrom boards, Chess boards, Table Tennis facilities and a Foosball table.
Sports
  • Physical recreation through games and sports has been an important part of the Institute since its inception.Today, the Institute has some of the best facilities in a number of games and sports and awards proficiencies in 14 games.

Student Reviews

Great learning experience
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It was an incredible journey and a lovely learning experience.

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Because of the rigorous academic evaluations and old professors with certain old methodologies

IIT Roorkee- From the way I see it. :-)
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Great place with well equipped classrooms and experimenting instruments. It also accompanies with highly qualified and efficient teachers too. The hostel life is here is very welcoming and full of activities going on through out the year and in addition to that we have second largest library in India

Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India

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