Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad

Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad was established by the British Viceroy in India, Lord Irwin on the lines of the Royal School of Mines. Though the institution started as an academy to impart mining education, today it has flourished into a technical institution of international acclaim. According to a survey conducted by Outlook India, the school ranks as one of the top 10 engineering colleges of India.

ISM also holds the privilege of being regarded as one of the Institute of National Importance in India. ISM is the only institute in India that imparts education in petroleum, mining, mineral engineering, earth science, machinery, and such other courses. The ISM alumni hold key positions in the big companies like Reliance Industries Limited, ONGC, SAIL,UCIL and CIL. The institute provides 100% placement to the students.

Name of the Institution Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad
Location Dhanbad
Type Deemed
Established Year 1926
  • Applied Physics
  • Applied Geophysics
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Chemistry
  • Department of Humanities and Applied Science
  • Center of Long wall Mine Mechanization
  • Applied Geology
  • Mining Engineering
  • Fuel and Mineral Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Electronics & Instrumentation
  • Engineering & Mining Machinery
  • Management Studies
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Center of Mining Environment
  • B.Tech (Bachelor of Technology)
  • M.Tech (Master of Technology)
  • M.Sc. (Master of Science)
  • M.Sc.Tech (Master of Science Technology
  • M.Phil (Master of Philosophy)
  • MBA (Master of Business Administration)
  • The institute admits students to its Bachelor of Technology programs on the basis of IIT-JEE (Indian Institute of Technology- Joint Entrance Examination)
  • For admission to MBA Program, a candidate needs to have a bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) in any discipline with minimum of 55% in the aggregate. Applicants are selected on the basis of CAT (Common Admission Test), Group Discussion and Interview.
Companies coming to ISM for Recruitment
  • Infosys Technologies
  • Jindal Vijaynagar Steel Ltd.
  • NMDC
  • Halliburton Logging Services
  • HCL Technologies MECON
  • Metso Minerals
  • NT
  • B Mastek
  • MBT
  • Aryan Coalfields
  • ACC
  • BHP Miner
  • British Gas
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions
  • De-Beers
  • HLS
  • Cairn Energy
  • Caterpillar
  • CIL
  • Geo petrol
  • GSPC Engineers India Ltd
  • Flextronics
  • HML
  • DRDO
  • HOEC
  • Essar Oil
  • Ashok Leylands
  • Atlas Copco