ICT Mumbai: The Institute of Chemical Technology, or ICT, was established in 1933 and is now functioning as the only state-funded deemed university in Mumbai. Earlier, it was a University Department of Chemical Technology (UDCT) of the University of Bombay (now Mumbai), which worked on becoming an autonomous body and was named the Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT) in 2008.
There are 11 departments and 4 centres in The Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai offering courses at the UG, PG, and Ph.D. levels. The courses are recognised by the NBA, AICTE, UGC, and MHRD. ICT has been accredited with an A++’ grade by NAAC.
The university is best known for its engineering courses, B.Chem and B.Tech. Admissions are based on national and state-level entrance exams. NIRF has ranked the university 5th in Pharmacy and 24th at the university level in 2023.
ICT Mumbai Highlights
|Name||Institute of Chemical Technology Mumbai|
|Approved by||AICTE, AISHE and PCI|
|Recognised by||UGC and MHRD|
|NIRF Ranking (2023)||41st|
|Accreditation||NBA, NAAC ‘A++’|
|Courses offered||UG, PG, and Ph.D.|
|Total Courses||60 +|
|Median Package||INR 8 LPA|
ICT Mumbai Admission 2023
The Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai offers admission to 9 UG programmes in Chemical Engineering, Chemical Technology, and Pharmacy, 18 PG programmes, including 9 inter-disciplinary programmes, and 29 Ph.D. programmes. The university also offers 1 PG Diploma programme and 1 PG Certificate Course in the fields of Engineering and Architecture, Medicine and Allied Sciences, Pharmacy, and sciences through entrance tests.
|MHT CET Result||12th – 30th June 2023|
|Candidate Registration/Choice Filling for JoSAA 2023||19th – 28th June 2023|
|Special OJEE 2023||26th – 29th June 2023|
|Seat Allocation Round 1 – JoSAA||30th June 2023|
|Seat Allocation Round 2 – JoSAA||6th July 2023|
|Seat Allocation Round 3 – JoSAA||12th July 2023|
Admission to the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai is carried out through the ranks or scores in national or state-level examinations. The names of the courses available at the university along with the entrance test are given below:
- B.Tech/B.Chem.Engg. – JEE Mains/MHT CET.
- B.Pharma – MHT CET/NEET
- M.Chem.Engg./M.Tech – GATE/GPAT.
- M.Sc. – College level entrance test.
- M.Pharma – GPAT
The university releases the cutoffs for different entrance examinations on its official website. A candidate is granted admission based on the merit list prepared by the university. Factors like the number of seats, the number of applications, etc. determine the cutoff.
ICT Mumbai Ranking & Accreditation
The Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai is a deemed university formed to promote training, research, and industrial collaboration in fields like chemical engineering, chemical technology, applied chemistry, pharmacy, biotechnology, and bioprocessing. The university is NAAC accredited and all the programs are approved by AICTE, and UGC.
It is ranked 8th for Pharmacy and 24th for Engineering by NIRF 2023. The QS World University Ranking by Subject 2023 has ranked ICT 301-350 in Chemistry, 227th in Asia, and 44th in Southern Asia. The university is also ranked 4th for the B.Tech. course by IIRF 2023.
|Approved By||AICTE, UGC, NBA|
|Accredited By||NAAC ‘A++’|
|NIRF (Overall) 2023||41st|
|NIRF (university) 2023||23rd|
|NIRF (Engineering) 2023||24th|
|NIRF (Research) 2023||37th|
|NIRF (Pharmacy) 2023||5th|
ICT Mumbai Infrastructure
The Institute of Chemical Technology, has two more campuses in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, and Jalan, Maharashtra. The main campus is located in Mumbai, Maharashtra, and covers an area of 16 acres. The university is at a walking distance from the Matunga Railway Station (E) and Wadala Railway Station, respectively. The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport and Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminal (CST) are also very near the ICT Mumbai campus.
The campus is equipped with world-class facilities and has a good IT infrastructure. The main laboratory provides a computational facility, including the latest software required for modelling and simulation. The classrooms are fully air-conditioned and have audio-visual and multimedia facilities.
Facilities Provided at ICT Mumbai
- Wi-Fi connections.
- Hostel facility.
- Bank with ATM facility.
- Indoor and outdoor sports court.
- Canteen facility.
- Well-equipped and hi-tech computer and science lab.
- Auditorium and seminar room.
- Medical facility.
ICT Mumbai Popular Courses
The Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai provides courses consisting of B.Chem Engg., B.Tech., B.Pharma., and Integrated M.Tech. at UG level and M.Chem Engg., M.Tech., M.Pharma., M.Sc., and Executive M.Tech. at PG level. The university is renowned for its flagship course in B.Tech., offered in seven specialisations. Following are the courses offered at the university, along with other information.
|Courses||Eligibility||Selection Process||Tuition Fees|
|B.E./B.Tech||10+2 : 45-75%||JEE Mains/MHT CET/ICAR/AIEEA||INR 75 K – ₹ 4.5 L|
|B.Pharma||10+2 : 50%||MHT CET/ NEET||₹ 10 L|
|M.E./M.Tech||10+2 : 75%UG : 60%||GATE/GPAT/JEE Mains/MHT CET/OJEE||₹ 20 K – 10.71 L|
|M.Pharma||UG : 60%||GATE||₹ 20 K|
|M.Sc||10+2 : 75%UG : 55%||JEE Mains/JEE Advanced/IIT JAM||₹ 12 K – 10.71 L|
How to Apply for ICT Mumbai 2023
A candidate is required to pass the state or national-level entrance exam before applying for the UG or PG programme at The Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai.Interested candidates can follow the given procedure to get admission to the flagship course, B.Tech.
- You are first required to register for either JEE Mains or MHT CET on their official websites.
- Appear and qualify for the exam.
- ICT Mumbai releases the cutoff for JEE Mains and MHT CET, and you can apply accordingly.
- You can register for the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai through its official website, ictmumbai.edu.in.
- On the homepage, click on the admission button appearing under the academic heading.
- Now click on “Apply for UG Course.”
- Here, click on the link according to the entrance exam you cleared.
- Fill in all your information, including entrance exam details.
- Upload your documents along with your recent photograph.
- Now pay the application fees online and submit.
- You can print the application form for your reference.
Candidates are required to make payments for the undergraduate and postgraduate courses online using any one method: Credit card/Debit card/Net Banking. Online payment may include extra charges.
|Open Category||INR 1000|
|Reserved Category (only for state of Maharashtra)||INR 500|
ICT Mumbai Scholarship 2023
The Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai scholarship programmes are offered to students who meet the eligibility criteria. The scholarships are financial assistance provided to students to help them excel in their field without any worry. Fee waivers, concessions, or monetary rewards are the special features of the scholarship programmes. Some of the scholarship programmes are listed below:
- Central Sector Scheme of Scholarships by the Department of Higher Education.
- Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship.
- PRAGATI Scholarship Scheme (only for girls).
- The SAKSHAM Scholarship Programme (for abled students).
- M. S. Patel Trust Merit-cum-Means Scholarship.(INR 5,000 offered to 3 students).
- Smt. Badami Devi Chiranji Lal Murarka Charitable Trust Merit-by-Means Scholarship.(INR 3,600 offered to a student).
- Sohrab Mistry Merit-cum-Means Scholarship (INR 5,000 offered to a student).
- Perin & Jal Khan Merit-cum-Means Scholarship(INR 3,600 offered to 3 students).
- Smt. Parvathy Sitaram Merit-cum-Means Scholarship (INR 4,500 offered to a student).
ICT Mumbai Placement
The Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai has yet to release its placement report for 2023. According to the NIRF report for 2023, information for the median package for Engineering and Pharmacy is only available. The total number of students who graduated was 209, out of which 107 were placed, and the median package recorded was INR 8 LPA. Some of the recruiters in ICT are Reliance Jio, Accenture, Aditya Birla Group, Raymond, Adidas, etc.
|Median CTC (B.Tech)||INR 8 LPA|
|Median CTC (M.Tech)||INR 5.21 LPA|
|Median CTC (B.Pharma)||INR 7.6 LPA|
|Median CTC (M.Pharma)||INR 4 LPA|
|Median CTC (M.Sc)||INR 5.5 LPA|
|Top Recruiters||Reliance, Wipro, Lenskart, Larsen and Toubro, TCS, Infosys.|
ICT Mumbai FAQ
Ans- B.Tech is the flagship course of the ICT Mumbai.
Ans- ICT Mumbai accepts the following exams: JEE Main, MHT CET, NEET, GATE, and OJEE.
Ans- A candidate requires a percentile between 93.94 and 99.92 for admission to ICT Mumbai.
Ans- The hostel fee at ICT Mumbai is between INR 23,500 and INR 30,000.
Ans- The total fees for B.Tech. at ICT Mumbai are INR 75 K–4.5 L.
Ans- The marks required in ICT Mumbai for a B.Tech. are 45–75%.
Ans- ICT Mumbai is ranked 41st overall in India in 2023 by NIRF.
Ans- ICT Mumbai offers admission on the basis of national and state-level exams.
Ans- Yes, ICT Mumbai is accredited by NAAC and NBA and recognised by AICTE and UGC.
Ans-Ans- ICT Mumbai is a state-owned deemed university.