IIT Chennai

The iit Chennai is also known as in its old name which is The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) which is one of the deemed center of learning for the engineering and research institution located in Chennai (formerly Madras). It is a public institute and has been recognized as Institute of National Importance by the Government of India and was established in 1959 with the support of the Center government that was formally done as an Act of Parliament. The center for engineering and technology was also formed with the technical and financial assistance from the government of former West Germany and is also the third institute that Indian Institutes of Technology formed under its supervision.

Another important fact to be noted here is that the iit jee Chennai is one of the first institutes that are of the national importance in higher technological education, basic and applied research that is in the field of higher education in Engineering technology at Madras. It is one of the sixteen Institutes of Technology that are well spread throughout the country. There are different departments that are found here as:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Design
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Management Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Physics
Apart from it there are also different centers that are provided as under:
  • Campus Placements
  • Central Glass Blowing Section
  • Central Library
  • Central Workshop (CWS)
  • Central Electronic Centre (CEC)
  • Centre for Continuing Education (CCE)
  • Centre for Industrial Consultancy and Sponsored Research (ICSR)
  • Engineering Unit
  • Health Care Innovation Centre (HTIC)
  • P.G. Senapathy Centre for Computing Resources (CC)
  • Sophisticated Analytical Instrumentation Centre (SAIF)

Further as part of the research section has the following:

  • IDRP
  • Common Research Facilities
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Design
  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Management Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Physics

As part of the iit chennai entrance exam that are being done here is done through the Joint Entrance Examination - Advanced (JEE-Advanced) for the B. Tech and Dual Degree (B. Tech + M. Tech) programs. The integrated Master of Arts (MA) program is through the Humanities and Social Sciences Entrance Examination (HSEE) that are being undertaken by the IIT Madras. In addition to it the M.Tech and Master of Science in engineering program are done with the help of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE), M.Sc. program is done through the Joint Admission Test to M.Sc. (JAM), B.Sc. program and MBA is done Common Admission Test (CAT).

The iit chennai distance education is available that are done through the Centre for Continuing Education (CCE) and it also has diverse programs such as:

  • Quality Improvement Program
  • Short Term Courses Under QIP
  • Model Curriculum
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Curriculum Development Cell
  • Book Writing Scheme
  • Education Technology Program

Indian Institute of Technology Campus and Location

The iit chennai college is well spread on an area of 250 hectares that has 550 faculty, 8000 students and 1250 administrative & supporting staff and is a self-contained campus. The center has about 100 laboratories that are for the students and its faculty members for studies that are in the different field of engineering and technology. The campus is well enhanced with the presence of diverse facilities that are for the residents and its faculty members during their stay in the campus along with other facilities’ that will help them to enjoy their stay and feel it at home away from home.

Further as part of the location of the campus is found in the Delhi Avenue, Indian Institute Of Technology, Chennai, in Tamil Nadu-600036. The iit chennai india is inclusive of state of the art facilities that has all the latest technologies and advancement that will help them in building the perfect solution so that the students will get the opportunity to be a part of the new generation of the engineering and technology.