Indian Institute of Technology Ropar

Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar is one of the eight new IITs set up by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India in 2008. This institute is committed to providing state-of-the-art technical education in a variety of fields and also for facilitating transmission of knowledge in keeping with latest developments in pedagogy. It also focuses on research and other activities hat help students gain practical knowledge. The Institute started functioning from its transit campus in Rupnagar in August 2009.

Academic Programs in IIT Ropar


IIT Ropar currently offers a 4-year B. Tech. programme in Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering. In addition, a 5-year BTech-MTech Dual Degree programme in Mechanical Engineering is also offered. The admission to all these courses is through the IIT Joint Entrance Examination (JEE). 

M.Sc. programme (4 Semesters) is available in the following departments:              

  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Admission to M.Sc. programmes is via JAM examination. 

MS (Research) 

Computer Science and Engineering
B.Tech/ B.E/ M.Sc/ MCA in Computer science and engineering or related branches with valid GATE score in CS & IT.


B.Tech. from IITs with CGPA more than 8.0 (SC/ST 7.5) are eligible to apply without valid GATE score. 

Electrical Engineering 
B.Tech/ B.E  or equivalent degree in Electrical/Electronics/Communication/Computer Science/Physics or equivalent with a valid GATE score and a minimum of 60% marks(or 6.5 grade point out of 10) (55% marks for SC/ST). 


B.Tech. from IITs with a minimum CGPA of 8.0 (SC/ST 7.5) are eligible to apply without valid GATE score.

Research IIT Ropar

IIT Ropar puts immense emphasis on promoting cutting edge research and publications of high quality. It believes in quality than quantity. At present, there are 331 PhD scholars in the Institute. 60 PhD scholars have successfully defended their thesis and 129 scholars have joined the PhD program during the last one year.

Departments in IIT Ropar

Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Nangal Road, Rupnagar, Punjab, India 140001
Tel: 91-1881-242105
Fax: 91-1881-223395

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