Indian Institute of Technology Madras

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Indian Institute of Technology Madras

About IIT Madras

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) is an engineering and technology school in Chennai (formerly Madras) in southern India. Recognized as an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India, it is regarded as one of the finest engineering institutions in India.

Founded in 1959 with technical and financial assistance from the Government of the erstwhile West Germany, IIT Madras is third among currently fifteen Indian Institutes of Technology (including 6 new IITs started in 2008 and 2 more in 2009) established by the Government of India through an Act of Parliament, to provide education and research facilities in engineering and technology.

IIT Madras Courses Offered :

A. Undergraduate Programs :

Bachelor of Technology [ B. Tech ]

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Bio-Technology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering

B. Postgraduate Programs :

Master of Technology [ M. Tech ]

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Physics

5-year Dual Degree Program :

  • BTech in Aerospace / Civil / Electrical / Ocean Engineering and
  • MTech in Applied Mechanics with appropriate specialization.

Master of Science [ M. Sc. ]

  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Doctor of Philosophy [ Ph. D ]

Applied Mechanics :

Specialization in :

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Solid Mechanics

Master of Science by Research [ M. S. ]

  • 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
  • Research Facilities

IIT Madras Contact Details :

Indian Institute of Technology Madras,
I.I.T. Post Office,
Chennai – 600 036,
India,
Fax : +91 (44) 2257 0509,
Website : http://www.iitm.ac.in.