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IIT Guwahati

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, the sixth member of the IIT fraternity, was established in 1994. The academic programme of IIT Guwahati commenced in 1995. At present the Institute has eleven departments and five inter-disciplinary academic centres covering all the major engineering, science and humanities disciplines, offering BTech, BDes, MA, MDes, MTech, MSc and PhD programmes. Within a short period of time, IIT Guwahati has been ableto build up world class infrastructure for carrying out advanced research and has been equipped with state-of-the-art scientific and engineering instruments.Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati’s campus is on a sprawling 285 hectares plot of land on the north bank of the river Brahmaputra around 20 kms. from the heart of the city. With the majestic Brahmaputra on one side, and with hills and vast open spaces on others, the campus provides an ideal setting for learning.

IIT Guwahati

Phone No

+91-361-2583000

Address

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Guwahati 781039 Assam, India

Website

https://www.iitg.ac.in/

e-Mail

e-mail: registrar@iitg.ernet.in

Prof. Dr. T.G.Sitharam

Director & Professor, Department of Civil Engineering Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Professor, Civil Engineering, IISc Bangalore (On Deputation)

Motto

ज्ञान ही शक्ति है

Established

1994

Location

Guwahati, Assam, India

DEPARTMENTS

IIT Guwahati houses the following departments:

  • Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering
  • Department of Chemical Engineering
    • Center of Excellence for Sustainable Polymers
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Department of Design
  • Department of Electronics & Electrical Engineering (previously known as the Department of Electronics and Communication)
  • Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Physics

The aforementioned departments of the Institute offer B. Tech., B. Des., M. Des., M. Tech., M.A. (Development Studies), M.Sc. and Ph.D. programmes.

Academic centres

IIT Guwahati is home to five academic centres.

  • Centre for Nanotechnology
  • Centre for Rural Technology
  • Centre for Linguistic Science & Technology
  • Centre for the Environment
  • Centre for Energy

Extramural centres

IIT Guwahati is home to five academic centres.

  • Central Instruments Facility
  • Centre for Computer & Communication Centre
  • Centre for Career Development.
  • Centre for Creativity
  • Centre for Educational Technology