IITs in India are popularly known as Indian Institute of Technologies. These are autonomous institutions for higher education in the country. At present, there are 23 IIT Colleges in India operating from different parts of the country. Each of these 23 institutions is linked to the others through common IIT Council.
Admission to IITs:
IIT admission in the country is highly competitive as many students apply for a few seats. To get an admission to a UG course in an IIT in India, applicants must have completed their higher secondary. They must have completed their higher secondary with mathematics, science and chemistry papers.
For candidates applying for PG courses, they must have completed their technical degree with high scores. IIT entrance exam called as Joint Entrance Exam or JEE Advanced is the test for admission to B. Tech courses. In the case of PG admission in IITs in India, GATE Score is considered. Continuous practice and dedicated preparation are the keys to crack these examinations.
List of IITs in India:
|Sl. No.||Name of the Institute||Short Name||Founding year||Year of establishment||State/Union Territory|
|1.||IIT Kharagpur||IITKGP||1951||1951||West Bengal|
|3.||IIT Kanpur||IITK||1959||1959||Uttar Pradesh|
|4.||IIT Madras||IITM||1959||1959||Tamil Nadu|
|13.||IIT Indore||IITI||2016||2016||Madhya Pradesh|
|15.||IIT Mandi||IIT Mandi||2016||2016||Himachal Pradesh|
|16.||IIT BHU, Varanasi||IIT BHU||1919||2016||Uttar Pradesh|
|17.||IIT Palakkad||IIT PKD||2016||2016||Kerala|
|18.||IIT Tirupati||IITTP||2016||2016||Andhra Pradesh|
|19.||IIT Dhanbad, ISM Dhanbad||IIT (ISM)||1926||2016||Jharkhand|
|21.||IIT Goa||IIT Goa||2016||2016||Goa|
|22.||IIT Jammu||2016||2016||Jammu & Kashmir|