Information on IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay has a long list of distinguished alumni who are acredited with making exceptional contributions in the areas like Indian science, economy and society. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay is now consider as the country's one of the reputed seats of academic excellence.

A world class academic infrastructure, excellent faculty and perfect atmosphere for learning makes IIT Mumbai, an outstanding platform for the bright and aspiring engineering talented students.

About IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay was established in the year 1958 by an Act of Parliament at Powai in Mumbai. The ideas and ideals of the foundation institute is dynamic and alter with national perspectives, national aspirations and world-wide trends. From the last few decades, the institute has undergone tremendous progress in the academic as well as research activities with an improvement in infrastructure and facilities to compete with the world's best institutions. The institute already possess facilities for research, higher education and training in different areas of Science and Technology.

IIT Bombay Infrastructure

Institute is comprised of different engineering departments namely Chemical, Aerospace, Civil, Earth Sciences, Chemical, Mathematics, Computer Science, Electrical, Energy Science and many more. Centre for Research in Nanotechnology and Science, Computer Science, Computer Aided Design Center, Centre for Formal Design & Verification of Software and Centre of Studies in Resources Engineering are some of the learning centers in IITB.

IIT Bombay Admissions

IIT Bombay also has schools for special studies, namely: Shailesh J Mehta School of Management, School of Biosciences & Bioengineering and Kanwal Rekhi School of Information Technology.

Admissions to the undergraduate courses of IIT Bombay are done through the Joint Entrance Examination or which is also known as JEE. Admissions to the postgraduate courses of IIT Bombay are majorily dependent on the performance of the candidates in the GATE exam. Also, for IIT Bombay PHD admissions, the professional work experience has also taken into consideration.

Courses Offered at IIT Bombay

Undergraduate (UG) Courses

Departments offering Bachelor of Technology for 4 years are:

  • Physics

  • Aerospace Engineering

  • Civil Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Electrical Engineering

  • metallurgical Engineering & materials Science

  • Computer Science & Engineering Department

Dual Degree (B. Tech & M. Tech; for 5 years)

Postgraduate (PG) Courses

Departments offering M. Tech (for 2 yrs). are:

  • Computer Science & Engineering Department

  • Aerospace Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Civil Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • metallurgical Engineering & materials Science

  • Center of Studies in Resources Engineering

  • Electrical Engineering

Ph. D. Programmes; some programmes are quoted below

  • Systems & Control Engineering

  • Aerospace Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Mathematics

  • Physics

  • Management from SOM

  • metallurgical Engineering & materials Science

  • Civil Engineering

  • Chemistry

IIT Bombay Management

The functioning of the various academic activities and all the departments of the institute administered by the institute's governing entity. The chief members of administration in IIT Bombay are stated below:

  • Prof. Ashok Misra-Director

  • Prof. J. M. Vasi-Deputy Director

  • Dr. T. Sahay-Registrar

  • Prof. D V Khakhar-Dean Faculty

IIT Bombay Contact Information

  • Postal Address: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Powai, Mumbai-400076, Maharashtra, India

  • Telephone No. + 91 − 22 − 25722545

  • Email id: webmaster@iitb.ac.in