IIT Bombay was the second IIT to be established in 1958 with assistance from UNESCO and with funds contributed by the Soviet Union. UNESCO agreed to provide equipment and technical experts mainly from the Soviet Union, while the Government of India accepted the responsibility for all other expenses including the cost of the building project and recurring expenses.
IIT Bombay continues to contribute significantly to the advancement of science and technology in India in a number of ways. It has produced world class engineers and scientists, and alumni of IIT Bombay are achieving success in various capacities as entrepreneurs, managers, technocrats, consultants and advisers, and as faculty members and researchers, in India and abroad.It is frequently rated as one of the best technical institutes in the world.
IIT-Bombay Offering Many Courses and all details are given below
1. Aerospace Engineering
2. Chemical Engineering
4. Civil Engineering
5. Computer Science & Engineering
6. Earth Sciences
7. Electrical Engineering
8. Energy Science and Engineering
9. Humanities & Social Science
10. Industrial Design Centre
12. Mechanical Engineering
13. Metallurgical Engineering & Materials Science
The three schools of excellence in IIT Bombay are:
1. School of Biosciences and Bioengineering (Bioschool)]
2. Kanwal Rekhi School of Information Technology (KReSIT)
3. Shailesh J Mehta School of Management (SJMSOM)
Admission for M.Tech,ME,Assistantship for relevant Doctoral Programs. Eligiblity
A bachelor's degree holders in Engineering/technology/architecture/pharmacy(4 years after 10+2) and those who are in the final or pre-final year of such programmes
Master's degree holders in any branch of Science/mathematics/Statistics/Computer Applications or equivalent and those who are in the final or pre-final year os such programmes.
Candidates in the second or higher year of the four-year integrated Master's degree programme(Post-B.Sc) in Engineering/ Technology or in the third or higher year of five-year integrated Master's degree programme and dual degree programme in engineering technology
candidates with qualifications obtained through examinations conducted by professional societies recognised by UPSC/AICTE(e.g AMIE) as equivalent to B,E/B.Tech.
Duration of exam:3hrs. JEE
Admission for B.Tech,B.Arch. Eligiblity
Candidates who have secured 60% (5% relaxation for SC/ST/PD) marks in aggregate in their respective board examination are eligible for the test.
The JEE will be a single objective type examination which will test the comprehension and analytical abilities of students. JMET
Admission for MBA (in all IIT's) Eligiblity
Candidates with B.E./ B.Tech. or equivalent with first class or equivalent from a recognized Institution
or University OR a Master's degree or equivalent in any discipline with first class or equivalent from a recognized Institution
or University are eligible to apply. Students in their final year of qualifying degree course are also eligible to apply. Such candidates, if selected, will be admitted provisionally, provided they complete all requirements for the qualifying degree Joint Admission Test -JAM:
Admission for M.Sc,MCA,M.Tech in IIT's Eligiblity
JAM qualified candidates shall have to fulfill the following eligibility criteria for admissions in IITs.
• At least 55% aggregate marks (taking into account all subjects, including languages and subsidiaries, all years combined) for General/OBC Category candidates and at least 50% aggregate marks (taking into account all subjects, including languages and subsidiaries, all years combined) for SC/ST and PD Category candidates in the qualifying degree. For candidates with letter grades/CGPA (instead of percentage of marks), the equivalent percentage of marks will be decided by the admitting institute(s). Available Seats
M.Sc. Applied Geology :25
M.Sc. Applied Geophysics :13
M.Sc. Applied Statistics and Informatics:32
M.Sc. Biotechnology :24
M.Sc. ChemistrY :34
M.Sc. Mathematics :26
M.Sc. Physics :33
M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in Energy :15
M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree program in Physics :10
HSEE:: Entrance Exam for Five Year Integrated M.A(Humanities and Social Sciences) Eligiblity
Candidates who have passed 10+2 or equivalent or appearing in 2009, with a minimum 60% marks in aggregate [55% in case of SC/ST and persons with physical disability (PD)]
They must not have been born earlier than 1st October 1984 (for SC/ST/PD categories 1st October 1979)
Programmes of Study and Eligibility Requirements
B.Tech - 4 yrs
Candidates who have passed the final examination under the 10+2 system or its equivalent (or) a pass in the three year diploma in Engineering and who have been placed in the final merit list in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE). JEE is a must for foreign national students also.
M.Tech - 2 yrs
Bachelor's degree in Engineering / Technology / Architecture or equivalent or a Mater's degree in Mathematics / Physics / Life Sciences / Related Subjects and a valid GATE score (for students who got degree from India).
M.Sc - 2 yrs
Bachelor's degree (a three year B.Sc. degree after 10+2) in Chemistry/Mathematics/Physics with first class or at least 60% of aggregate marks or equivalent and qualify in Joint Admission Test (JAM) (for students who got degree from India).
Ph.D - 2 - 5 yrs
Master's degree in Engineering/Technology with a good academic record or a Master's degree by Research in Engineering/Technology with a good academic record. Master's degree in Sciences with a good academic record and of exceptional merit where eligible, for the relevant Engineering discipline and a valid GATE score or qualified in NET (CSIR/ UGC)/NBHM/JMET/CAT/AIMA or equivalent. (for students who got degree from India)