Indian Institute of Technology – IIT Roorkee

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Indian Institute of Technology – IIT Roorkee

Vision:To attain global level of excellence in education and to create a sustainable and equitable society through innovative research in science and technology.

Mission:To create an environment that shall foster the growth of intellectually capable, innovative and entrepreneurial professionals, who shall contribute to the growth of Science and Technology in partnership with industry and develop and harness it for the welfare of the nation and mankind.

Core Values

Academic integrity and accountability
Respect and tolerance for the views of every individual
Attention to issues of national relevance as well as of global concern
Holistic understanding, including knowledge of the human sciences
Appreciation of intellectual excellence and creativity
An unfettered spirit of learning exploration, rationality and enterprise
Sensitivity to social responsibilities
About IIT Roorkee

Indian Institute of Technology – Roorkee is among the foremost of institutes of national importance in higher technological education and in engineering, basic and applied research. Since its establishment, the Institute has played a vital role in providing the technical manpower and know-how to the country and in pursuit of research. The Institute ranks amongst the best technological institutions in the world and has contributed to all sectors of technological development. It has also been considered a trend-setter in the area of education and research in the field of science, technology, and engineering.

The Institute had celebrated its Sesquicentennial in October 1996 and now completed more than 170 years of its existence. It was converted to IIT on September 21, 2001 by an Ordinance issued by the Government of India declared it as the nation’s seventh Indian Institute of Technology, an “Institution of National Importance”.

The Institute offers Bachelor’s Degree courses in 10 disciplines of Engineering and Architecture and Postgraduate’s Degree in 55 disciplines of Engineering, Applied Science, Architecture and planning. The Institute has facility for doctoral work in all Departments and Research Centres.

​The Institute admits students to B.Tech. and B.Arch. courses through the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) conducted at various centres all over India.


 Architecture & Planning B.Arch. ArchitectureB.Arch. ArchitectureB.Arch. Architecture
 2 Biotechnology B. Tech. BiotechnologyB. Tech. BiotechnologyB. Tech. Biotechnology
 3 Chemical Engineering B. Tech. Chemical EngineeringB. Tech. Chemical EngineeringB. Tech. Chemical Engineering
3.1Chemical EngineeringB. Tech. Polymer Science & EngineeringB. Tech. Polymer Science & Engineering
 4 Civil Engineering B. Tech. Civil EngineeringB. Tech. Civil EngineeringB. Tech. Civil Engineering
 5 Electrical Engineering B. Tech. Electrical EngineeringB. Tech. Electrical EngineeringB. Tech. Electrical Engineering
 6 Electronics & Communcation Engineering B. Tech. Electronics & Communication EngineeringB. Tech. Electronics & Communication EngineeringB. Tech. Electronics & Communication Engineering
 7Computer Science and EngineeringB. Tech. Computer Science & EngineeringB. Tech. Computer Science & EngineeringB. Tech. Computer Science & Engineering
 8 Mechanical & Industrial Engineering B. Tech. Mechanical Engineering
B. Tech. Production & Industrial Engineering
B. Tech. Mechanical Engineering
B. Tech. Production & Industrial Engineering
B. Tech. Mechanical Engineering

B. Tech. Production & Industrial Engineering

 9 Metallurgical & Materials Engineering B. Tech. Metallurgical & Materials EngineeringB. Tech. Metallurgical & Materials EngineeringB. Tech. Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
 10 Paper TechnologyB. Tech. Pulp & Paper Engineering*B. Tech. Pulp &Paper EngineeringB. Tech. Pulp & Paper Engineering
11Polymer and Process EngineeringB.Tech. Polymer Science & Technology*B.Tech. Polymer Science & TechnologyB.Tech. Polymer Science & Technology
12PhysicsB.Tech. Engineering PhysicsB.Tech. Engineering PhysicsB.Tech. Engineering Physics

Integrated Dual Degree

The Institute offers the Integrated Dual Degree programmes (5 years duration). Admissions are offered through the Joint Entrance Examination(JEE) and students are awarded both B.Tech. and M.Tech./ M.B.A. degrees after completion of 5 years. These programme are in the following desciplines:

Sl. No Academic DepartmentProgrammesProgrammes Structures
1 Chemical Engineering B.Tech. (Chemical Engineering) and M.Tech. (Hydrocarbon Engineering)*
 2 Electrical Engineering B.Tech. (Electrical Engineering) and M.Tech. (Power Electronics)*
 3Computer Science and Engineering B.Tech. (Computer Science and Engineering) and M.Tech.(Information Technology)*
 4 Electronics & Communication Engineering B.Tech. (Electronics & Communication Engineering) and M.Tech. (Wireless Communication)*
 5Polymer and Process EngineeringB.Tech. (Process Engineering) and M.B.A.*B.Tech. (Process Engineering) and M.B.A.

Integrated Master of Technology (IMT)

Sl. No Academic DepartmentProgrammesProgrammes StructuresSyllabus
1 Earth Sciences M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology)Integrated M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology)Integrated M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology)
 2 Earth Sciences M.Tech. (Geological Technology)Integrated M.Tech. (Geological Technology)M.Tech. (Geological Technology)
 3Polymer & Process Engineering M.Tech. (Polymer Science & Technology)*M.Tech. (Polymer Science & Technology)M.Tech. (Polymer Science & Technology)

Integrated Master of Science (IMS)

Sl. No Academic DepartmentProgrammesProgrammes StructuresSyllabus
1 Mathematics M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics)Integrated M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics)Integrated M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics)
 2 Physics M.Sc. (Physics)Integrated M.Sc. (Physics)(Old)
Integrated M.Sc. (Physics)(New)
 3Chemistry M.Sc. (Chemistry)Integrated M.Sc. (Chemistry)

* These programmes have been discontinued.

  • Admission to the B.Tech. and IDD, IMT & IMS programmes are through the JEE (Advanced) results.
PG Programmes in Engineering and Architecture
M.Tech./M.Arch. & M.U.R.P.
Sl.No Academic Department ProgrammesStructure Syllabus
 1Architecture & PlanningM.Arch. , M.U.R.P.M.Arch. , M.U.R.P.Syallbi for Architecture  & Planning
 2 Alternate Hydro Energy CentreAlternate Hydro Energy Systems
Environment Management of Rivers and Lakes
Syllabi for AHEC
 3Chemical EngineeringComputer Aided Process Plant Design
Industrial Pollution Abatement
Industrial Safety & Hazard Management*
Syllabi for Chemical
 4Civil EngineeringBuilding Science & Technology*
Environmental Engineering
Geotechnical Engineering (with
Diversification in Rock Mechanics)
Hydraulics Engineering
Geomatics Engineering
Structural Engineering (with
Diversification in Bridge Engineering)
Transportation Engineering (with
Diversification in Traffic Engineering)
Syllabi for Civil
5Computer Sc. & Engg.Computer Science & Engg.M.Tech._CSSyllabi for CSE
6Centre for Transportation SystemsM.Tech. (Infrastructure Systems)Infrastructure SystemsSyllabi for Transportation
7Centre of Excellence in Disaster Mitigation & ManagementDisaster Mitigation & ManagementMTech_DMSyllabi for CoEDMM
8Centre for NanotechnologyNanotechnologyMTech_NTSyllabi for Nano
9Earthquake EngineeringSoil Dynamics
Structural Dynamics
Seismic Vulnerability and Risk Assessment
Seismic Vulnerabiligy and Risk Assessment
Soil Dynamics
Structural Dynamics
Syllabi for Earthquake
10Electrical EngineeringInstrumentation & Signal  Electric Drives & Power Electronics
Power System Engineering
Systems and Control
Syllabi for Electrical
 11Electronics & Communication EngineeringCommunication Systems
RF and Microwave Engineering
Microelectronics & VLSI Tech.
Microelectronics VLSI
RF Microwave
Syllabi for ECE

Revised Syllabi for ECE

12 HydrologySurface Water Hydrology
Ground Water Hydrology
Watershed Management
Surface Water
Ground Water
Watershed Management
Syllabi for Hydrology
 13Mechanical & Industrial EngineeringMachine Design Engineering Production & Industrial Systems Engg.
Thermal Engineering
Welding Engineering
CAD, CAM & Robotics
Machine Desing
CAD CAM Robotics
Syllabi for MIED
 14Metallurgical & Materials Engg.Industrial Metallurgy
Materials Engineering
Industrial Metallurgy
Materials Engg
Syllabi for Metallurgy
 15Paper TechnologyPulp & Paper Engineering
Packaging Technology
Pulp & Paper
Packaging Technolgy
Syllabi for Pulp & Paper
 16Water Resources Development & ManagementIrrigation Water Management
Water Resources Development
Syllabi for WRDM
P.G. Diploma (For Sponsored Candidates)


Sl. NoAcademic DepartmentProgramme
1 Hydrology Hydrology
2 Water Resources Development & ManagementIrrigation Water Management
Water Resources Development


PG Programmes in Sciences, Management and Computer Applications


Sl. NoAcademic DepartmentSpecialisation Structure Syllabi
1 ChemistryAdvanced Methods of Chemical AnalysisMTech_AMCASyllabi for Chemistry
2Earth SciencesGeological Technology
Geophysical Technology
Geological Technology*
Geophysical Technology*
Revised Syllabi
3 PhysicsSolid State Electronic MaterialsSSEMSyllabi for Physics


Sl. NoAcademic DepartmentProgrammesStructure Syllabi
1 Biotechnology BiotechnologyMSc_BTSyllabi for Biotechnology
2 Chemistry ChemistryMSc (Unrevised)
MSc (Revised)
Syllabi for Chemistry

Revised Syllabi for Chemistry

3 Earth Sciences Applied GeologyMSc_Applied GeologySyllabi for Earth Sciences
4 MathematicsApplied Mathematics*
Industrial Mathematics & Informatics*
MSc_MathematicsSyllabi for Mathematics

Revised Syllabi for Mathematics

5PhysicsPhysicsMSc_PhysicsSyllabi for Physics


Sl. NoAcademic DepartmentProgrammes Structure Syllabi
1Management StudiesMaster of Business Administration (MBA)MBASyllabi for MBA
2InterdisciplinaryMaster of Computer Applications (MCA)*

*These programmes have been discontinued

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