IIT Hyderabad is a second generation IIT ranked 8 in the Engineering category by the NIRF. The institute has over 2600 students, 220 faculty members, and 40 patents filed. IIT Hyderabad is a part of the DISANET project for disaster mitigation. The project is a collaboration between India and Japan. IIT Hyderabad is among the few IITs that have been sanctioned Research park by the Govt of India. IIT Hyderabad Research Park provides infrastructure and facilities to industry partners for research and technology developments. The institute has 110 on-campus laboratories, out which, 50 are exclusively for research projects. IIT Hyderabad offers more than 50 programs in both full-time and part-time modes through its 17 academic departments. The core fields of education and research are Engineering, Sciences, Liberal Arts, Design, and Management.

IIT Hyderabad’s academic programs include 11 BTech, 1 BDes, 3 MSc, 18 MTech, 1 MDes, 1 MA, and 15 PhD programs. The flagship program of IIT Hyderabad is BTech. Admission to the program requires a JEE Advanced rank of 191-5408. Students qualifying for the IIT Hyderabad Cutoff get admission to the BTech program through JoSAA counselling. The total intake capacity of the program is 470 seats. IIT Hyderabad fees for each semester are INR 1,48,000 for the Gen/ OBC/ EWS candidates. The per semester fee for the reserved category students is INR 48,000. Also, JEE Main 2022 registrations are now open. The last date to fill out the JEE Main 2022 application form is March 31, 2022. The JEE Main exam 2022 will be conducted in two sessions in two consecutive months i.e. April and May 2022. JEE Main 2022 Exam dates have been scheduled from April 21 – May 04, 2022 for Phase-I (April Session) and from May 24-29, 2022 for Phase-II (May Session).

The institute has partnerships with many national and international universities for student exchange programs. In its recent collaborations, IIT Hyderabad has signed an MoU with a Cancer and Research Hospital for a joint masters course. The two institutions will offer a Master’s degree on Medical and radiation physics. The total duration of the course is three years with two years of theory and one year of practical. The theory part will be taught at IIT Hyderabad only. The practices will be conducted in Basavatakaram Indo American Cancers Hospital and Research Institute. Check IIT Hyderabad Reviews

Also, for the IIT Hyderabad Placements 2022, a total of 210 recruiters has visited the campus till now. The companies have made 466 job offers to students. The highest salary package offered till date is INR 65 LPA. Whereas, the average salary package offered is INR 23 LPA. Major recruiters involved in the 2022 placement drive are Flipkart, Indeed, Zomato etc.

IIT Hyderabad Ranking

  • Ranked #591-600 by the QS World University Rankings 2022
  • Ranked 7 in the ARIIA rankings 2021
  • Ranked 601-650 by the QS World Ranking 2021
  • Ranked 16 in the Overall category by NIRF 2021
  • Ranked 8 in the Engineering category by NIRF 2021
  • Ranked 601 – 800 globally by Times Higher Education University Ranking 2020
  • Ranked 16th nationally by QS World University Rankings 2020
  • Ranked 8th in Engineering category by NIRF 2019 
  • Ranked 22nd in the overall category by NIRF 2019 Rankings
  • Ranked 51st overall by Outlook Ranking 2019
  • Ranked 9th in Engineering category by SuccessCDs Ranking 2019
  • Ranked 7th in Engineering by Jagranjosh Ranking 2019
  • Ranked 2nd by EduVidya Ranking 2019 

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IIT Hyderabad Courses 

IIT Hyderabad offers BTech, MTech, BDes, MDes, and PhD through UG, PG, and PhD degrees. Selection criteria for each course includes national-level exam scores and counselling process. For the BTech program, JEE Advanced score and JoSAA counselling are required. For the BDes and MDes programs, UCEED and CEED exam scores are considered. MTech & MSc program, GATE and IIT JAM exam scores are accepted. Given below are the details of IIT Hyderabad major courses:

Course Name Eligibility IIT Hyderabad Fees
BTech  Eligibility: Pass in the 12th class examination with 60% marks
Selection Criteria: JEE Advanced + JoSAA Counselling
INR 8.88 lacs
MTech Eligibility: 4-year BTech./ BE degree in any engineering discipline or an MSc/ MS/ MCA degree in CS/ IT/ Maths 
Selection Criteria: GATE + COAP followed by PI round
INR 1.60 Lacs
BDes Eligibility: Candidate must have passed 10+2 board examination
Selection Criteria: UCEED scores
INR 8.88 Lacs
MDes Eligibility Criteria: B.Des, BFA, or BE degree with a minimum of 55% marks (50% marks in case of SC/ST)
Selection Criteria: CEED score
INR 1.60 Lacs
MSc Eligibility Criteria: BSc with 55% aggregate marks
Selection Criteria: IIT JAM
INR 52,290
M.A Eligibility Criteria: Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 55% marks (50% for SC/ST candidates)
Selection Criteria: Written test + PI
INR 52,000
PhD Eligibility Criteria: 65% marks in Masters or 75% marks in Bachelors with a valid GATE score.
Selection Criteria: Written Test + PI
INR 1.02 Lacs

Note: IIT Hyderabad PG admissions are open. Candidates can apply for admission from March 14 to April 3. Read complete news

IIT Hyderabad BTech

IIT Hyderabad BTech program is ranked at 8 by the NIRF 2021. The institute does not reserve seats for the BTech program under the female quota. Also, the institute has now discontinued the branch change option for the BTech program. The faculty-to-student ratio at IIT Hyderabad is 1:14. Students with an IIT Hyderabad BTech degree are placed in companies such as MTX, Microsoft, Rakuten, Accenture Japan, TSMC, and others. With an INR 8.88 Lacs of fee for the program, students get an average salary package of INR 23 LPA.

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IIT Hyderabad Cutoff 2022 (Expected)

Given below is the IIT Hyderabad JEE Advanced Cutoff ranks for the year 2021. The table below shows Opening and Closing ranks for the General Category students. Candidates applying for admission must go through the branch-wise ranks to get an idea about the IIT Hyderabad Admission 2022:

Courses IIT Hyderabad BTech Cutoff 2021 (Round 1-6)
Opening Rank Closing Rank
Artificial Intelligence 330 676
Biomedical Engineering  5980 7586
Biotechnology and Bioinformatics  4358 7672
Chemical Engineering  4145 6079
Civil Engineering  5768 7775
Computational Engineering  1089 1383
Computer Science and Engineering  191 521
Electrical Engineering  1164 2094
Engineering Physics 1897 5408
Engineering Science  2155 3902
Industrial Chemistry 6092 7506
Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering  5537 8154
Mathematics and Computing 642 1075
Mechanical Engineering  2351 4787

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IIT Hyderabad MTech

IIT Hyderabad offers 2-year, 3-year, Online MTech degrees. The program is available for regular, sponsored, and working professionals. For the 2-year BTech program, candidates are required to score 529 to 789 in the GATE exam. Candidates without GATE score can are also eligible for direct admission. The candidate must have a BTech degree from an IIT and 8.0 CGPA. For the 3-year and Online MTech program, candidates are required to appear for the written test and interview round. Read More: GATE 2022 results and GATE 2022 cut off marks announced. Check your college based on marks obtained via GATE 2022 college predictor.

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IIT Hyderabad MTech Cutoff 2022 (Expected)

The table below shows the GATE 2020 cutoff for each specialization of the M.Tech program. Candidates seeking admission to the program must go through the cutoff marks for each branch to get an idea about GATE 2022 cutoff:

Specialization Opening rank
Artificial Intelligence 789
Biomedical Engineering 616
Biotechnology 602
Chemical Engineering 529
Computer Science and Engineering 779
Electrical Engineering 778
Metallurgical & Materials Engineering 694
Integrated Senior Systems 756
Mechanics 769
Aerospace Engineering 731

IIT Hyderabad Placements 

The institute concluded its 2022 placement drive on December 7, 2021. 210 recruiters visited the campus & 104 of them offered placements to the IIT Hyderabad students. Reputed recruiters included Flipkart, Indeed, Zomato and many more. The highest salary package increased by nearly 8.33% & the average salary increased by nearly 49.3% compared to the last year. The major highlights of the placement drive are mentioned below:

Particulars Placements Statistics (2021-22)
No. of Companies visited 210
No. of Companies with offers 104
Total No. of Students 650
Total No. of Offers made 466
No. of International Offers 34
Highest CTC INR 65 LPA
Average CTC INR 23 LPA

IIT Hyderabad Summer Internship Placements

The institute completed its 2021 summer internship placement drive. Recruiters like DE Shaw, Deloitte, Amazon, GE Digital, Intel, Honeywell, Flipkart and many more. The major highlights of the summer internship placement drive are tabulated below:

Particulars Internship Statistics (2020-21)
No. of Companies registered 126
No. of Companies with Offer 64
Total No. of Internship Offers 213
No. of International Offers 27
Highest Stipend INR 2 Lakhs per month
Average Stipend INR 44 K per month

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IIT Hyderabad Scholarships 

The students of IIT Hyderabad are awarded various scholarships by the institute as well as from international institutions.

  • MCM Scholarship:
    -10% of the students are proposed for grant of awards
    -The other economically backward students (whose family income is between INR 1-5 LPA) who avail 2/3rd remission of the tuition fee will be eligible for 1/3rd reimbursement of tuition fee per semester + pocket money of INR 1000  per month.
  • Institute SC/ST Scholarship:
    -Free messing and boarding (to the extent collected) and pocket money of INR 250 per month is being given
  • Institute Free Studentship Scholarship: 
    -The other economically backward students (whose family income is between INR 1 lakh to INR 5 lakh per annum) who avail 2/3rd remission of the tuition fee will be eligible for 1/3rd reimbursement of tuition fee per semester 

IIT Hyderabad Faculty

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad currently has a highly qualified faculty of 222 professors, assistant professors, and associate professors. 218 members of the faculty are Ph.D. holders in their respective disciplines and the remaining 4 are Masters of Design. Many faculty members are pursuing their own research with scholars working under them. 

Majority of the IIT Hyderabad faculty members follow an open-door policy, which means that they are available to clear doubts and for consultation even outside of class hours. 

IIT Hyderabad Notable Alumni

  • Dr. Paladugu Suresh: Assistant Professor at CBIT Hyderabad and Indian Researcher in Imidazolium Carboxylate Based [C-H]+
  • Dr. Arruri Sathyanarayana: UGC-JRF and Research Excellence Award winner, Researcher in Synthesis and Applications of Bis-azolium and Bis-azolene Derivatives
  • Dr. Chatla Naga Babu: UGC-JRF & SRF and Research Excellence Award winner
  • Dr. Katam Srinivas: Indian Researcher in Synthesis, Characterization and Catalytic Applications
  • Mr. Vaddamanu Moulali: Indian Researcher in Organometallic Chemistry and Catalysis

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IIT Hyderabad vs IIT Bombay: Which is better for BTech?

Particulars IIT Hyderabad IIT Bombay
NIRF Ranking 2021 8 3
Highest CTC INR 65 LPA INR 2.1 CPA
Campus Area 576 acres 550 acres
Fees INR 8.88 Lacs INR 9.12 Lacs
Seat Intake 470 910
JEE Advanced Cutoff 191-8154 1-4204
Recruiters Flipkart, Indeed, Zomato Uber, Ruberik, Millennium, Black Stone

IIT Hyderabad FAQs

Ques. Is IIT Hyderabad good IIT?

Ans. IIT Hyderabad is one of the best and premier institutes of India for research. The institute offers excellent placement opportunities with amazing campus life for the students. In 2021, it has recorded the highest annual package of INR 65 LPA with 100% placements. Also, IIT Hyderabad’s rankings are consistently rising for the past 3 years. The institute is now ranked #8 in NIRF Engineering rankings 2021.

Ques. Is IIT Hyderabad private or government?

Ans.The Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad is a public technical university in Telangana, India. IIT Hyderabad was established in 2008 along with seven other young IITs by MHRD, Govt of India. 

Ques. Why IIT Hyderabad is famous?

Ans. IIT Hyderabad is well-known for its vibrant research culture, highly qualified faculty, and worldwide collaborations with top universities. IIT Hyderabad has been doing very well in the parameters such as investing in research infrastructure, engaging in innovation, and establishing an international dimension. It has also published 3000 research papers and filed 85 patents. 

Ques. Which is best IIT Bombay or IIT Hyderabad?

Ans. IIT Bombay without any doubt is better than IIT Hyderabad. IIT Bombay is leading the chart in terms of ranking, placements rate, courses, and academics. In NIRF 2021, IIT Bombay has been ranked at 3rd position. Whereas, IIT Hyderabad has been ranked at 7th position. Also, IITB’s graduates have received the highest package of more than INR 1 CPA. While IITH has recorded the highest package of INR 65 LPA.

Ques. Is IIT Hyderabad a good IIT?

Ans. When compared to last year, IIT Hyderabad has risen dramatically in terms of rankings and placements. The ARIIA rankings placed the institute in 19th place in 2020, but it has now moved up to 7th place in 2021. Similarly, IIT Hyderabad has moved up from 22 to 15 in the NIRF rankings for Overall. In terms of IIT Hyderabad placements, the institute has seen a 100 percent increase in 2021 placements.

Ques. What are the facilities offered by IIT Hyderabad?

Ans. The campus of the Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad is spread across a massive 576 acres located in Kandi, Sangareddy. It is situated at NH65 and lies near the outer Ring Road. The following are the facilities offered by the institute to cater to the needs of the students: 

  • Labs: There are 105 laboratories available on the IIT Hyderabad campus that are used for teaching and research purposes. Every year, new state-of-the-art equipment is added to these labs. 
  • Hostel: Hostels for male and female students are available on campus. Every student that avails the hostel receives a single semi-furnished room which is designed with the radiant cooling technique. There is a mess facility available in the hostel. 
  • Transport: There is a transport service available for the faculty and students. There are buses that regularly travel from the college to the Lingampally railway station and back. The schedule for these buses can be found on the college website. 
  • Dining: There is a common dining hall available for students, faculty, and staff. The food served at the dining hall includes varieties of delicacies from North India and South India. 
  • Library: The library at IIT Hyderabad houses over 20,000 books as well as 10,000 periodicals. There is also a repository that has scholarly publications written by students and faculty members. 

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Ques. How is the infrastructure at IIT Hyderabad?

Ans. The IIT Hyderabad campus spreads across 576 acres of green land. The administrative and academic blocks are fully functional. The hostels are well planned, ventilated and follow German architecture. The hostel WiFi gives a high speed of 120 Mbps and there are LAN cables in every room so that students are well connected. There are a functional gym and sports grounds on the campus as well. Students can enjoy indoor games such as snooker, Indian and American pool, Foosball, Carrom, Dart Boards, Chess, etc. 

Ques. How is the IIT Hyderabad Department of Design?

Ans. The department of design at IIT Hyderabad offers BDes, MDes, and Ph.D. in design. The department has a faculty strength of 8 members out of which there are 1 Professor and 7 Assistant Professors. The faculty members are helping and friendly. Admission at the department is based on the CEED exam score.

Ques. How to reach IIT Hyderabad via Metro?

Ans. Once you reach the Secunderabad-East Metro station which is about 600 meters from the Secunderabad Railway station:

  • Take a ticket to Miyapur Station.
  • Change the metros to reach Miyapur Station.
  • Get down at Ameerpet Station.
  • Board a metro towards Miyapur Station.
  • Take a bus from Miyapur Bus-stop to Patancheru Bus Station.
  • Take a bus to Sangareddy Town and you will find the signboard of IIT Hyderabad on the Right side.

Ques. What Japanese company visit IIT Hyderabad for an on-campus internship?

Ans. Companies that visit IIT Hyderabad for an On-campus internship are SMS Data Tech, NTT-AT, Suzuki Motor Corporation, Spiral, Sansan, DG Takano, Accenture Japan, Aisin, Fast retailing, Rakuten, Denso, Denso-Adit, Softbank, etc.

Ques. What is the fee structure for the international students at IIT Hyderabad?

Ans. The international students are divided into two categories, i.e. SAARC country students and Non-SAARC country students. SAARC countries include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, The Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Given below is the fee structure in two categories:

Particulars SAARC Country students (1st year) Non-SAARC country students (1st year)
Compulsory fee INR 1,57,875 INR 3,07,875
Another compulsory fee (as per university fee circular) INR 7875 INR 7875
Hostel & other charges INR 25550 INR 25550
Refundable charges (to be paid by a scholar) INR 10500 INR 10500
Non -Refundable charges (to be paid by a scholar) INR 235845 INR 385845

Ques. What documents do I need to produce for IIT Hyderabad admission/ registration?

Ans. You are advised to upload in AIMS all Educational Certificates, Mark sheets, GATE/CSIR-JRF/UGC/DST Inspire award letter, Category Certificates, Medical fitness certificate, etc. Physical verification of certificates will take place only on the resumption of offline classes at IITH. Until then your admission is provisional.

Ques. Does IIT Hyderabad provide education loans to its students?

Ans. Yes, the institute provides education loans to its students through its on-campus SBI and Canara Bank branch.