Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi

Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi is one of the premier engineering institutes in India. It has a worldwide recognition for its international quality education, strong faculty members and infrastructure. A certificate from IIT-BHU ensures lucrative career opportunities. In 2011, according to a ranking by Outlook India, IIT-BHU achieved 7th rank among top engineering colleges in India. In the same year, according to a survey by India Today, the institute ranked 9th among top engineering colleges in India. The institute also bagged the “Outstanding Engineering Institute (North)” by the Star News National B-School Awards in 2011.

Name of the Institution Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi
Type of Institution Engineering
Location/Contact Details Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi – 221005


Phone: 6702067, 2307039




Accreditation/Affiliation Government of India

Affiliated to AICTE

Courses Offered
  • B.Tech
  • B.Pharm
  • Dual Degree Program
  • Integrated Master Degree Program
Departments/ Branches
  • Ceramic Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Pharmaceutical Engineering
Admission Procedure/Eligibility Criteria For admission to undergraduate programs, students need to qualify in the Joint Entrance Examination conducted by the institute.


In order to get admission to postgraduate courses, applicants need to qualify in the GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering).


Admission to doctoral programs are based on the NET/GATE score and through sponsorship provided by employer.

Fee Structure For undergraduate courses:


Admission Fee: INR 19,940

Fee per semester except 1st semester: INR 13,765 – INR 14,115


For postgraduate courses:


Admission Fee: INR 15,140

Fee per semester except 1st semester: INR 9,465 – INR 9,815


Placement The institute has an active placement cell.
Scholarships IIT-BHU offers scholarships to 25% undergraduate students on the basis merit cum means. The institute also offers endowment scholarships, free studentship, pocket allowances, re-imbursement of mess charges to students belonging to SC and ST categories.


All M.Pharm or M.Tech students receive financial assistance, which is equivalent to Junior Research Fellowships.

Established in the Year 1919