IIT Madras

Admission into IIT Madras is through the Joint Entrance Examination, qualifying in which allows an aspirant to enroll for the Bachelor degree courses of the institute. The institute is one of the reputed IITs in India. With quality improvement programs, student exchange programs, and extra curricular activities for students, the institute is certainly the right place for pursuing professional courses. The postal address of IIT Madras is I.I.T Post Office, Chennai – 600036, India. The telephone number is +91 44 2257 0509

Type of Institution Autonomous
Ownership Government
Courses offered B.Tech, Ph.D, M.S, M.B.A, M.A, M.Tech, Dual Degree Program
Admission Procedure Entrance test
Departments or Branches Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Ocean Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Management Studies, Humanities and Social Sciences, Engineering Design, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology, Applied Mechanics, and Aerospace Engineering
Year of Establishment 1959
Campus Placements Placements, Public Relations Office, and Training
Scholarships Ph.D 

  • Half Time Research Assistantship




  • Half Time Research Assistantship




  • Prakash Narayan Scholarship
  • 50% Free Studentship
  • Institute Free Studentship
  • Institute Merit Scholarship


M.A (5-year Integrated program)


  • Institute Free Studentship
  • Institute Merit Scholarship
  • Institute SC/ST Scholarship
  • Moganti Srinivas Memorial Merit Scholarship




  • AERB Scholarship
  • Half Time Teaching Assistantship
  • DAE, DGFS Scholarship by DRDO
  • GE Fund Scholarship
  • ARDB Scholarship by Department of Aeronautics, Research & Development Board New Delhi


B.Tech and M.Tech -5th year Dual Degree


  • Half Time Teaching Assistantship


Dual Degree – B.S and M.S 5 years


  • Inspire Scholarship- Department of Science and Technology Government of India


B.Tech and Dual Degree


  • Dr K Vasanth Rau Scholarship
  • M Sankaraiah and M Saradha Mithigiri Scholarship
  • Prof Narasimhan Fellowship
  • Kanchi Kamakoti Jagadguru Sri Chandrasekarendra Saraswathi Endowment Award
  • Sri V Ranga Raju Memorial Scholarship
  • Indian Womens Association at Bonn Scholarship
  • Girish Reddy Scholarship
  • Institute SC/ST Scholarship
  • Institute National Prize
  • Institute Free Scholarship
  • Institute Merit cum Means Scholarship


Website www.iitm.ac.in
Facts and Figures IIT-Madras is an Institute of National Importance as declared by Parliament of India (1961)
Fee Structure Fees payable differs from one study program to another. Fees can be paid by Demand Draft, Cash, or can be withdrawn from ATM
Curriculum M.AM.Sc


  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics





  • Chemical Engineering
  • Ocean Technology and Management
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering


Dual Degrees


  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Solid State Technology
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial Mathematics and Scientific Computing
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Clinical Engineering
  • Catalysis Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Aerospace Engineering




Distance Learning/Online education National Program on Technology Enhanced Learning
Eligibility Criteria For admission into B.Tech courses, marks obtained in Joint Entrance Examination, for admission into post graduate colleges, marks obtained in GATE, Joint Management Entrance exam for admission into Management courses, admission test for M.A, M.Sc, and Social Sciences programs

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