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Why Should You Choose IIT Delhi? Check Placement, Internship & Events

About IIT Delhi

If you want to make your career in science, then you should know the IITs are a great choice for higher study. IIT Delhi is one of the topmost IITs which provide education in science, technology, and engineering field for research and development in India.


Average and brilliant all types of students (Indian and Foreign students both) have a dream to get admission in it, but it would be wrong to say that it is extremely easy to accomplish the dream of getting admission into IIT Delhi.


Being an Institute of National importance, IIT Delhi students have lavish scholarships, learning opportunities, foreign exchange programmes etc. If you want to live in North India and get admission in the best Engineering and Science college then IIT-D is the right destination.


We hope it created enough intrigue among the students to know more about IIT Delhi.  


Here in this article, you will find: -

About IIT Delhi Campus

Courses & Entrance Exam for IIT Delhi

Undergraduate Courses

Postgraduate Courses

Event /Fest at IIT Delhi

Placement & Internship Offered by IITD

Course Wise Placement

Placement Offer in Different Sector



About IIT Delhi Campus


The campus of IIT Delhi was established in 1961 to develop the science, engineering, and technology field. It is situated in Hauz Khas in South Delhi.


IIT Delhi Campus Area is divided into four functional zones.


Residential Zone for students that includes hostels, students’ canteen etc.

 Faculty and Staff Residential Zone

 Recreational Area for students that includes the football stadium, lawn tennis courts and swimming pool, cricket ground, basketball courts, Student Activity Center (SAC), hockey field.

 Academic-Zone that includes department offices, lecture theatres, libraries, and workshops.


At Eduncle, we have come up with some of the important statistics of the IIT Delhi campus. Now let’s see these statistics: -


Total Academic Units - 28

 IIT Delhi Departments: - 13

 Centres: - 10

 Schools: - 03

 Interdisciplinary Research Programmes: - 02


Total Students in 2017-18 – 8738

 General – 5269

 OBC – 1865

 SC- 1004

 ST - 440

 Physically Handicapped - 110

 Foreign Nationals – 50


Total Number of approved projects in 2016-17 – 501

 Sponsored Projects- 159

 Consultancy Projects- 322

 International Projects- 20


Total Faculty of IIT Delhi in 2017-18 – 469

 Male Faculty – 395

 Female Faculty – 74

 Total Sanctioned Strength - 750


Since its inception, over 40096 students have graduated in various fields in which 4101 have received Ph.D., nearly 13326 have B.Tech. Degree and rest of the students have completed their master’s degree from IIT Delhi. To be eligible for graduate and postgraduate in IIT Delhi, students need to qualify some entrance exams such as JEE, JAM, GATE, CAT, CEED, etc. These Entrance Exams offer various courses in IIT Delhi.


IIT Delhi Website: -



Courses Offered in IIT Delhi and the Entrance Exams for Them


IIT Delhi offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral program to promote academic growth and to generate new knowledge in the research and technical field. Below, you can check the list of courses in IIT Delhi for which students can get admission in it.



Undergraduate Courses in IIT Delhi


For higher education study IIT Delhi offer some courses in Science, engineering and technology field. Students who have passed a 12th class examination and have cleared respective entrance examination can apply for these courses.


Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.)

Duration: - 4 Years in 9 disciplines


IIT Delhi Internship: - 2 months


Entrance Exam for Admission: -  IIT JEE



Dual Degree (B.Tech. + M.Tech.)

Duration: - 5 years in 5 disciplines


IIT Delhi Internship: - 2 months


Entrance Exam for Admission: - IIT JEE



Post Graduate Courses in IIT Delhi


It offers many postgraduate programs in various disciplines. The motive to provide post-graduation courses is to train the students in deeper theoretical and practical knowledge in their discipline. Here, you can check the courses with a duration which is provided by IIT Delhi.


Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Duration: - Up to 7 years


Entrance Exam for Admission: - To apply for Ph.D., M.Tech. or equivalent qualifications should be 2 years whereas B.Tech. or equivalent qualifications should be 3 years.



Master of Technology (M.Tech.)

Duration: - 2 years


Entrance Exam for Admission: - GATE



Master of Science in Research (M.S.(R))

Duration: - 2/3 years


Entrance Exam for Admission: - GATE



Master of Business Administration (M.B.A)

Duration: - 2 years


Entrance Exam for Admission: - CAT



Master of Design (M.Des.)

Duration: - 2 years


Entrance Exam for Admission: - CEED



Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Duration: - 2 years


Entrance Exam for Admission: - IIT JAM



IIT Delhi Events/ Fest 


As you all know IIT Delhi Campus is most famous for its infrastructure with gardens, lawns, residential complex, and wide roads. It organizes many events in which Tryst and Rendezvous is the largest festival in India. The annual technical festival Tryst is organized by Co-curricular and Academic Interaction Council (CAIC) and Rendezvous is organized by Board for Recreational and Creative Activities (BRCA).


Tryst (Festival) – It is an annual technical festival organized by IIT Delhi students in February and March. Tryst IIT Delhi includes the events of: -


 International Robotics Challenge

 International Research Competitions, HACK-IT

 National Junior Robotics Challenge

 Android Hackathon

 Quadcopter Challenge

 IOT Challenge



Rendezvous – It is the largest cultural festival in north India conducted by IIT Delhi. It is a four-day-long event held in October. Rendezvous IIT Delhi organizes 100+ competitive events with 20 lakh prize money.


Also Check - List of all IIT Events.



Images of IIT Delhi


IIT Delhi



Placements and Internships Offered at IIT Delhi


IIT Delhi is considered the best institute in all over India. The reason is highly placement records. Every year, more than 400 companies come to the campus and 900+ students get placed with high packages.


In 2019, The top recruiting companies are: -



 Goldman Sachs

 Samsung Research




In the table, we have provided you the course-wise and sector-wise IIT Delhi placement 2019 data below: -



Course wise IIT Delhi Placements


According to the official data, almost 94.24% students got placed and the core sector is the highest recruiting sector i.e. 36 percent.  You can check the course wise placement details below: -


Course Name Total Student placed (In Percent)
B.Tech. 96.77
Dual Degree (B.Tech.+ M.Tech.) 97.46
M.Tech. 88.39
M.Sc. 84.00
M.S. (R) 98.86
M.Des. 100
Total Placed 94.24


Distribution of IIT Delhi Placement Offers in Different Sector


Below, you can check some stats of IIT Delhi Placement in different sectors.


Sector Total Student Registered for IIT Delhi Placement (In Percent) Total Student placed (In Percent)
Analytics 20 17
Consulting 07 08
Core (Technical) 30 36
Finance 03 03
Information Technology 24 25
Teaching & Research 03 -
Others 13 11


IIT Delhi provides two internships for design units.


The first one is the Summer Internship for 50 working days after the 6th semester. The main motive of the IIT Delhi Summer Internship is to provide the practical knowledge of theoretical concepts. This internship helps the students in their final year projects.


And the second one is a Semester-long internship of 100 days duration, in which a student can earn 5 design units.


Hope, now you have important information about IIT Delhi. However, if you have any query then you can ask us via the comment box below.




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