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IIT Roorkee

The IIT Roorkee is perhaps the most globally well-connected technical education institute of India, besides being a top level institute of India in the fields of engineering and technology, and sciences with greater number of academic units. Located at Roorkee (Uttarakhand), Roorkee IIT became the seventh Indian Institute of Technology in the year 2001; formerly it was well-known as the University of Roorkee (RU).

With three campuses, 18 academic departments with doctoral works facilities, 10 multi-disciplinary academic centres, and worldwide academic collaborations, magnificent roorkee iit attracts and entices students and professionals from over 50 developed countries every year for its globally recognized courses and training programmes at diverse academic and professional levels. IIT roorkee has enduring academic collaborations with the University of Texas, and New Jersey Institute of Technology of United States; Technische Universitat Munchen of Germany; National University of Singapore (Singapore); University of Waterloo and University of Weatern Ontario of Canada; The Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm; Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland; Institute National des Telecommunications, France; and many more countries. The collaborative programmes of roorkee iit cover the exchange of students and faculty members, internships for students, and collective research works.

IIT Roorkee Faculties

IIT Roorkee has three well-built campuses - the main campus is in Roorkee (Uttarakhand), and the other two campuses in Saharanpur and Greater Noida. The main campus of roorkee iit is established over a vast area of 356 acres. The Saharanpur campus of iit roorkee covers an area of about 25 acres and teaches erudite and exclusive courses in Paper Technology, Polymer Science, and Process Engineering. The 10 acre campus of iit roorkee in Greater Noida, known as the Knowledge Park II, which was commenced in the year 2011, is well-equipped with a large number of lecture rooms, faculty offices, software laboratories, a computer centre, and a library.

Thus, roorkee iit, is one of the most prestigious institutes of India with worldwide reputation, in the fields of engineering and technology and Sciences. The iit roorkee faculty has the following academic departments and centres, over 350 erudite and well-experienced academic faculty members, more than 1200 administrative and supporting staff, and 16 big hostels to accommodate its about 5,000 students from India and abroad.

The 18 (eighteen) main and major academic Departments of IIT Roorkee, which provide undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral level courses and programs in their respective fields, are - Civil engineering, Mechanical and Industrial engineering, Electrical engineering, Metallurgical and Materials engineering, Electronics and Computer engineering, Chemical engineering, Architecture and Planning, Earthquake engineering, Management Studies, Biotechnology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Paper technology, Water Resources Development and Management, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Hydrology, and Earth Sciences. In addition to these faculty departments, there are about 10 other multi-disciplinary academic Centers that offer postgraduate and doctoral courses and programs to students and professionals of any of the above-mentioned academic departments. These well-established and well-equipped multi-disciplinary academic centers famous worldwide are - Centre of Nanotechnology, Centre for Excellence in Disaster Mitigation & Management, Institute Computer Centre, Intellectual Property Rights Cell, Centre for Transportation Systems, Alternate Hydro Energy Centre, TIFAC Core, Continuing Education Centre, Institute Instrumentation Centre, and Quality Improvement Programme.

IIT Roorkee Admissions

The diverse iit roorkee courses and programmes in the broad fields of Engineering, Technology, Sciences, Management, and Humanities, are - B. Tech, B. Arch, Integrated Dual Degree courses, Integrated M. Tech, Integrated M. Sc, more than 60 (sixty) Postgraduate programmes, and a great many Doctoral courses and programmes. These iit roorkee courses and programmes are well-accredited not only in India but in most of the developed countries of all across the world.

For iit roorkee undergraduate courses selection of most deserving students is made through the entrance exam IIT-JEE. And, admission to its postgraduate courses and programmes are made on the basis of GATE scores, JAM, and/or special written tests and interviews. For finding the right candidates for iit roorkee mba courses and programmes, the JMET exam is the criterion. And, the selection of students for three-year iit roorkee mca courses and programmes, is based on the JAM test.

IIT Roorkee Address

The following is the iit roorkee address:

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IIT Roorkee)

At Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India

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