Indian Institute of Technology, Patna

IITP Patna - Indian Institute of Technology

  • Patna, Bihar
  • ESTD 2008
  • UGC
  • Autonomous University

Facilities available in University

  • Comp Labs

  • Sports

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Gym

  • Laboratory

  • Classrooms

Major Courses Offered by University

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
4Years Full Time
02-May-2019 -07-May-2019
Application Form Date
8.0 ₹210,016 per year Apply Now
Master of Technology [M.Tech]
2Years Full Time
02-Feb-2019 -10-Feb-2019
Examination Date
8.0 ₹19,206 per year Apply Now
Master of Science [M.Sc]
2Years Full Time 15 Seats Per Course
N/A ₹24,250 per year Apply Now
3Years Full Time
8.0 ₹12,617 per year Apply Now

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Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya
Dr. Arijit Mondal
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Dr. Ashok Singh Sairam
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Dr. Ahmad Ali
Professor, Department of Elecrical Engineering
Dr. Kailash Chandra Ray
Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering
Dr. Aneek Adhya
Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering
Dr. Maheshkumar H. Kolekar
Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering
Dr. Akhilendra Singh
Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Dr. Karali Patra
Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Dr. Manabendra Pathak
Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Dr. Neeladri Das
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry
Dr. Ashish Kumar Upadhyay
Assistant Professor, Department Mathematics
Dr. Nutan Kumar Tomar
Assistant Professor, Department Mathematics
Dr. Shiv Kumar Gupta
Assistant Professor, Department Mathematics
Dr. Ayash Kanto Mukherjee
Assistant Professor, Department Physics
Dr. Manoranjan Kar
Assistant Professor, Department Physics
Dr. Naveen Kumar Nishchal
Assistant Professor, Department Physics

About University

The Indian Institute of Technology, Patna is the new establishment in the IIT system. The Institute was established on 6th of August in the year of 2008 by the Act of Parliament as a Institute of National Importance. It is one of eight new IITs established by Ministry of Human Resource and Development, GOI. The campus of the institution is situated in the Patliputra colony, Patna.

  • IIT Patna’s permanent campus will be located at Bihta, 35 km from Patna at a 500 acres site.The foundation stone of the IIT Patna, Bihta Campus was laid by Sri Kapil Sibal in 2011
  • The faculty members total 63 in number and the staff members are 41. This number will increase as the time goes on and the institute grows
  • The IIT’s logo is very special. It is made up of Gear and Wheel. The meaning of this logo is technology
  • Currently there are 534 students enrolled for the B.Tech program, 125 for the PhD program and 88 M.Tech students
  • Staff of 66 faculty members takes care of the students along with a group of 41 support staff
  • The institute has several tie ups with foreign universities such as Louisiana University, New South Wales University in Australia etc
  • IIT Patna has an active placement cell which engages in training the students in soft skills for appearing in interviews
  • IIT Patna is part of National Knowledge Network (NKN) which provides a high speed core networking for all the knowledge related institutions in India.

Academic Oveview: The Indian Institute of Technology, Patna is made up of three different Schools. These schools are also made by different departments. These are as follows-

  • School of Basic Sciences consisting  Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry Departments. All the departments were started in 2008 and the PhD programs in 2009.
  • School of Humanities consisting  Humanities & Social Science Department- Subjects such as English, Economics and Sociology are offered to orient engineering graduates to focus on global issues with the skills that they achieve.
  • School of Engineering consisting departments like Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering and Electrical Engineering etc.

Extracurricular: IITP has various students’ clubs and councils which organize many extracurricular and academic activities throughout the year. These clubs are the bodies under the control of Student Gymkhana. These clubs are following-

Science and Technology Council    

The Science and Technology Council organizes various workshops, seminars and competitions in the areas  like Robotics, Programming, El

Entrepreneurship Club

The Entrepreneurship Club operates  with the vision of gelling point for aspiring entrepreneurs at IIT Patna

Cultural Club

The club manages and organizes all the cultural festivals of the institute.

Literary Club

The club organizes quizzes, debates

Eco Club

The Eco club aims to create awareness among the students to the environment and it organizes various campaigns.


Placement Description: The first batch of IIT Patna graduated in 2012. The strength of batch was 91 while 83 were registered for the placement process and 77 0f them got placed

Average Salary Offered for CSE Branch  

7.59 Lakh Per Annum

Average Salary Offered for EE Branch 

6.04 Lakh Per Annum 

Average Salary Offered for ME Branch 

7.16 Lakh Per Annum 


  • Bank of India, DRDO, Infosys, Headstrong, Samsung Electronics, BPCL, Tata Motors were the top recruiters.

Branch Wise Statistics:


Total Students

Students Registered

Students Placed

Computer Science Engineering (CSE)




 Electrical Engineering (EE)




 Mechanical Engineering (ME)








Festivals: IITP organizes various technical and cultural events throughout the year. Some notable ones are following-


It is a welcome bash organized by senior students to welcome the freshers in the month of August.


Annual technology week conducted by students


A gala evening with various cultural performances by the students.


Annual techno-cultural fest conducted in first weekend of February every year.

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Contact Details

Phone No:
Patna - 800013
Bihar , India
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University Hostel

Hostel For : Male ₹26.5 K - ₹39.4 K

IIT Patna has five hostels out of which four are  Boys’ Hostels known as Halls of residence and located very close to the transit campus. There is a lush of greenery around the hostels.

List of IIT Patna Boys’ Hostels

  1. Aryabhatta Hall – It is the first hostel of the college started in the year 2008. It is named after eminent mathematician-astronomer, Aryabhatta. The hostel has a capacity of accommodating 150 students.
  2. Ashoka Hall – Ashoka hostel also has a capacity of accommodating 150 students.
  3. Chanakya Hostel – This hostel is divided into two halls i.e. Chanakya Hall – I and Chanakya Hall – II.
  4. NBH (New Boys Hostel)

IIT Patna Boys’ Hostels Facilities:

  1. Wi-Fi and LAN connectivity
  2. Health care facilities, all the students are covered under Vidyarthi Mediclaim Insurance Policy
  3. Sports facilities including basketball court, a volleyball court, and badminton court
  4. Indoor activities including Gymkhana, Indoor Badminton Court, music and dance hall and a yoga room
  5. The students elect a student senate once every year in the month of February

Fee Structure of the hostels is as follows:-

  1. Hostel Admission Fees Rs. 400/- (One Time)
  2. Hostel Rent Rs. 500/- (Per Semester)
  3. Hostel Development Fee Rs. 500/- (Per Semester)
  4. Fan/Electricity/Water Charges Rs. 1,500/- (Per Semester)
  5. Hall Caution Money Rs.1,000/- (One Time Refundable)
  6. Mess Deposit Rs. 1,500/- (One Time Refundable)
  7. Hall Mess Establishment Charges Rs. 1,000/- (One Time)
  8. Mess Charges Rs. 12,000/- (Per Semester on Advance Basis)
Hostel For : Female ₹26.5 K - ₹39.4 K

IIT Patna has one Girls' Hostel situated located along with the IIT Patna guest house at about a kilometers distance from the transit campus.

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