Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur

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Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur

About IIT Jodhpur

This new institute was established by MHRD, Govt.of India in year 2008. The classes for current academic session are currently being held at IIT Kanpur, which has been designated as the mentor IIT for looking after the incubation activities of the new IIT in Rajasthan. The first academic session in IIT Rajasthan commenced in August 2008.

Following the recommendations of a high-power committee headed by Prof Vijay Shankar Vyas, both the Rajasthan state government and MHRD have approved Jodhpur as the city where IIT Rajasthan will be set up.

IIT Rajasthan will be located about 22 Kms from Jodhpur city on National Highway 65 which connects Jodhpur to Nagaur. The IIT site would be sprawling about 700 acres of land between Karwad and Jhipasni villages. The construction of the fully residential campus of IIT Rajasthan is expected to start in the later part of 2010.

IIT Jodhpur Courses Offered :

A. Undergraduate Programs :

Bachelor of Technology [ B. Tech ]

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

B. Postgraduate Programs :

Doctor of Philosophy [ Ph. D ]

  • Engineering
  • Sciences and
  • Humanities and Social Sciences

IIT Jodhpur Contact Details :

Indian Institute of Technology Rajasthan,
Phone No : +91 – 512 – 259 – 6244, +91 – 512 – 259 – 6246 (Tele-Fax),
Email : iitj@iitk.ac.in.