Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT Madras)
Location :Madras, India
Type: Public engineering school
Institute: Autonomous Institute
Director: Bhaskar Ramamurthy
Chairman: Pawan Kumar Goenka
Courses: 54 Courses
Department: Aerospace Engineering,Applied Mechanics,Biotechnology,Chemical Engineering,Chemistry,Civil Engineering,Computer Science and Engineering,Electrical Engineering,Engineering Design,Humanities and Social Sciences,Mechanical Engineering,Management Studies,Metallurgical and Materials Engineering,Mathematics,Ocean Engineering,Physics.
Motto: Siddhirbhavati Karmaja
Motto in English:“Success is born out of action”
Campus: Urban, 250 hectares (617.8 acres)
Address: Sardar Patel Road, Opposite to C.L.R.I, Beside The Adyar Cancer Institute, Adyar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600036
Phone: 044 2257 8101
For the undergraduate curriculum, admission to the BTech and Dual Degree (BTech + MTech) programme is done through the Joint Entrance Examination – Advanced (JEE-Advanced). Admission to the five-year integrated Master of Arts (MA) programme is through the Humanities and Social Sciences Entrance Examination (HSEE), an IIT Madras specific exam.
For the postgraduate curriculum, admission to the MTech and MS programmes are through the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE). The Joint Admission Test to MSc (JAM) is the entrance exam for the two-year M.Sc. programme, and other post BSc programmes. MBA candidates are accepted through the Common Admission Test (CAT).