Birla Institute of Technology, Meshra

Birla Institute of Technology, Meshra (BIT), Ranchi is a Deemed University which has been accredited by National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) and National Board of Accreditation (NBA) formed by UGC and AICTE respectively.

It was established in 1955 by the renowned philanthropist and industrialist Mr. B. M. Birla with a vision to catapult it to the status of premier engineering institute in India. BIT established Department of Space Engineering and Rocketry in 1964. It introduced the concept of Small Scale industries Entrepreneurs'Park and pioneered the concept of Nursery Shreds to provide designing and workshop facilities and project funding. The university boasts of a Super Computer and has 10000 students in various undergraduate and post graduate courses. It has 150 students for PhD courses.

It is also an active member of EAGER NETWIC Project of ASIA LINK which works with a vision to provide international higher education.

Courses offered at Birla Institute of Technology, Meshra, Ranchi

Under Graduate Programmes

  1. Bachelor of Engineering (B. E.) in Biotechnology

  2. Bachelor of Engineering (B. E.) in Civil Engineering

  3. Bachelor of Engineering (B. E.) in Computer Science

  4. Bachelor of Engineering (B. E.) in Electrical & Electronics

  5. Bachelor of Engineering (B. E.) in Information Technology

  6. Bachelor of Engineering (B. E.) in Mechanical

  7. Bachelor of Engineering (B. E.) in Polymer

  8. Bachelor of Engineering (B. E.) in Production Apart from these, the institute also offers courses on Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch), Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharmacy) and Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT).

Post Graduate Programmes

  1. MBA

  2. MCA

  3. MSc

  4. MTech

  5. MPharma

Eligibility Criteria for Under Graduate Courses at BIT Mesra

  • The upper age limit for admission to undergraduate programmes is 21 years (26 years for SC/ST candidates) as on 1st Oct 2008.

  • The candidate must have passed all the subjects which he has appeared in Class 10 and Class 12 with an average of minimum 60% marks (50% for SC/ST).

Eligibility Criteria for Post-graduate courses at BIT Mesra

  • To be eligible for MBA, MCA, M. Sc. Programmes the candidate should have passed in all the subjects in Class 10 (not the optional subjects) with minimum 60% marks in average (50% for SC/ST).

  • The candidate must hold a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent qualification from any recognized University scoring a minimum 60% marks in average (50% for SC/ST) in the Honours subject.

  • If the candidate is appearing for final examinations of the bachelor's programme in 2008, he is eligible to apply.

  • The candidate has to submit the proof of passing the final examination with the required marks.

Application Procedures at BIT Mesra

  • The information brochure and the application form can be obtained from the office of Dean Admissions, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi-835215.

  • These are also available from the Extension Centers of the institutes in India.

  • If the candidate sends the request by post, he should mention his name, complete postal address, telephone and fax number.

Additional Information

Adding to that, the candidate has to mention his qualifications, name of the institute he has last studied in, and the name of the course he wants to take.

  • The cost of the Brochure and Application Form is Rs. 500 and if the candidate wants to obtain them by post, he has to pay Rs. 1000.

  • the candidate also has the option of downloading the application form from the website BITS Mesra.

  • The photocopies of the documents, color passport size photograph and two letters of recommendation are to be furnished with the application form.

  • The application fees and other charges are to be paid by a crossed Demand Draft drawn in favor of Birla Institute of Technology, payable at Ranchi.

  • The filled-in forms should reach by the last week of June. Related Link: How to Apply