Hi Faadoosss,

This is surbhi from IIT Gandhinagar and I am here to answer your queries regarding IIT admissions for 2012-2016 batch.
This is a discussion thread in which you can clear all your doubts regarding IIT Gandhinagar.
Here is some Information about college.

About IIT Gandhinagar :The Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (hereafter IITGN) was founded in the year 2008. It is currently located in Chandkheda, which is about a 15-minute drive from both Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar, Gujarat.

IITGN is in the process of building its permanent campus in Gandhinagar, the capital of Gujarat, a city that expresses the state’s vision of modernity. Despite operating from a temporary campus at the Vishwakarma Government Engineering College, Chandkheda, IITGN has excellent facilities in terms of classrooms, laboratory spaces, faculty offices, etc. IIT Gandhinagar currently offers a 4-year B. Tech.

Affiliated University: Autonomous University

Mode Of Admission: The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) is a common admission test for candidates seeking admission to the B.Tech programme.

Ranking: Its one of the newer IITs

Fee for IIT Gandhinagar:

One time payment INR 3500
Payable every semester INR 33550
Refundable caution deposit INR 5000
Total fees payable at the time of admission INR 42,050


Branches & intakes in IIT Gandhinagar:

Streams at Graduate Level
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
Streams at Post-Graduate Level
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
PhD Programme
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Sociology
IIT Gandhinagar JEE Cutoff: Opening Rank: AIR 277 | Closing Rank: AIR 4071

Placements: It's a new IIT. First batch will pass out this year only.

Central library:
  • The Central Library functions as the primary information resource centre, and repository of all printed and e-resources for teaching and research activities at the institute. Apart from textbooks and recommended reading material prescribed for each course offered at the institute, the library houses a growing collection of research monographs, reports, multi-volume reference works, dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, and so on. In addition, the library also facilitates access to a number of journals through its participation in consortia, such as INDEST-AICTE. At present, users can consult more than 7000 books (available on shelves) and thousands of electronic journals.
  • The library operations are automated using LIBSYS software, and the library personnel are presently working towards setting up a digital library and e-resource centre. These steps will greatly enhance the librarys efficiency in making the resources available to the academic community at large and also enable the institute participate in various inter-library initiatives at national and international levels.
Hostel Facilities:

  • The Institute campus houses four hostels: Jupiter, Mercury and Neptune Hostels for boys and Venus Hostel for girls. The hostels are well equipped for comfortable lodging and boarding of approximately 380 students.
  • All hostels are provided with water coolers and RO systems. Each hostel has a common room that provides facilities for indoor recreation and games. The hostel complex also includes four shops that cater to the basic needs of the residents, and also a few washing machine facility.
  • The day-to-day management of hostels is taken care of by a committee consisting of student representatives. Each hostel has a warden, who guides the students to manage the affairs of the hostels.
Addres: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, Vishwakarma Government Engineering College Complex,
Chandkheda, Visat-Gandhinagar Highway, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India - 382424

QUERIES are welcome