IIT Tirupati: The Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati, or IIT Tirupati, or IIT-TP, is one of the new-age IITs and an Institute of National Importance. It is an autonomous body set up in 2015 in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, under the Ministry of Education, Government of India. NIRF has ranked the institute 59th for engineering in 2023.
The institute provides technical and engineering knowledge through nine academic departments that provide courses at the UG, PG, and Ph.D. levels. IITTP has received AICTE approval for its courses.
The institute offers B.Tech. at the UG level and M.Tech. at the PG level as its flagship courses. IITTP admits students through the institute or national-level entrance exams. The highest package offered in the placement of 2023 is INR 46 LPA.
IIT Tirupati Highlights
|Name||Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati (IIT Tirupati)|
|Location||Yerpedu, Tirupati District, Andhra Pradesh|
|Approved by||AICTE and UGC|
|NIRF Ranking 2023||59th (Engineering)|
|Courses offered||UG, PG, and Ph.D.|
|Highest Package (2023)||INR 46 LPA|
IIT Tirupati Admission 2023
The institute offers admission to over 29 UG, PG, Ph.D., and research courses in the fields of engineering, science and humanities. Students can avail themselves of any course at IITTP through the entrance exam. Details related to admission and entrance exams are as follows:
|JoSAA 2023 Online Reporting (Round 3)||12th – 15th July 2023|
|JoSAA 2023 Seat Allocation (Round 4)||16th July 2023|
|JoSAA 2023 Online Reporting (Round 4)||16th – 19th July 2023|
|JoSAA 2023 Seat Allocation (Round 5)||21st July 2023|
|JoSAA 2023 Online Reporting (Round 5)||21st – 24th July 2023|
|JoSAA 2023 Final Round of Seat Allocation for IITs (Round 6)||26th July 2023|
|JoSAA 2023 Online Reporting (Round 6)||26th – 28th July 2023|
|CCMT Announcement of Seat Allotment of Special Round-1||2nd August 2023|
|CCMT Announcement of Seat Allotment of Special Round-2||9th August 2023|
IIT Tirupati admits students to all courses on the basis of different entrance exams at the national or state level. For B.Tech., the college accepts IIT JEE, consisting of two papers, JEE Mains and JEE Advanced, and JoSAA counselling. Here are the names of the entrance exams to qualify for admission to IIT:
- B.E./B.Tech – JEE Mains + JEE Advanced + JOSAA Counseling/AP EAMCET.
- M.E./M.Tech – GATE + CCMT Counseling/AP PGECET
- M.Sc – IIT-JAM + CCMN Counseling/GATE/AP PGECET
- M.P.P. – GATE/ Written Test + Interview
- Ph.D. – GATE/UGC NET/CSIR NET/JEST/Online admission test + interview
JoSAA announces the opening and closing ranks in different rounds for B.Tech courses through the JEE Advanced score. CCMT and CCMN declares the cutoffs for M.Tech. and M.Sc. courses, respectively. To be able to get into the IIT of their choice, a candidate needs to secure an All India Rank (AIR).
The cutoffs mainly depend on the number of seats available, the score of the student, the total number of applicants, the difficulty level of the exam, etc. Here is the JoSAA round 3 list for B.Tech courses:
|B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering||3507|
|B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering||8277|
|B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering||11214|
|B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering||14447|
|B.Tech. in Civil Engineering||14665|
IIT Tirupati Ranking & Accreditation
The institute is one of the first third-generation IITs and has IIT Madras as its mentor institute. It aims to be one of the chief centers of higher education in accordance with global views and local applicability. IIT Tirupati is the fastest-growing IIT out of the 3G IITs and enjoys INI status. The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) has ranked IIT TP 59th in its flagship course in engineering in 2023. The institute has signed a memorandum of understanding with NVIDIA for AI, Machine Learning, Computer Vision, and Accelerator development research and to jointly develop the state-of-the-art computing facilities at IIT Tirupati.
|NIRF (Engineering) 2023||59th|
IIT Tirupati Infrastructure
The institute’s campus extends over an area of 530 acres at Tirupati-Renigunta Road, Post, Settipalli, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh. All the means of transport are readily available and within reach. Renigunta Junction Railway Station is at a distance of 3.8 km and is the nearest railway station to IITTP. The Tirupati International Airport is about 10.5 km away from the institute.
The newly built institute has pleasant scenic beauty and rich, world-class facilities. IITTP has Hybrid teaching classrooms with air conditioning and Audio and Visual facilities. It has an indoor sports centre for Badminton, Table Tennis, yoga, and gym, and courts for Volleyball, basketball, and Football. The campus has other facilities, like bank stationery and laundry, available in the vicinity.
Facilities Provided at IITTP
- Wi-Fi connections.
- Hostel facility and guest room
- Well-equipped library.
- Sports courts and gym.
- Cafeteria and convenience store
- Laboratories and research center.
- Computer lab.
- Auditorium and seminar room, open-air theatre
- Medical facility.
- ATM facility.
IIT Tirupati Popular Course
The institute offers six specializations in B.Tech courses at the UG level and M.Tech, M.Sc., and MPP courses at the PG level. IIT Tirupati offers MS (research) and Ph.D. degrees for higher studies and research. The newest addition to the courses is the Master of Public Policy (MPP) program in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences. The most popular and sought-after courses at the university are B.Tech. and M.Tech.
The details about the courses and their respective eligibility criteria and tuition fees are as follows:
|Courses||Eligibility||Selection Process||Tuition Fees|
|B.E./B.Tech||10+2 : 45%||JEE Mains/JEE Advanced||INR 8 L|
|M.E./M.Tech||UG : 50%||GATE||INR 20 K|
|MPP||UG : 55%||GATE||INR 2 L|
|M.Sc||UG : 50%||IIT JAM||INR 10 K – 12 K|
How to Apply for IIT Tirupati 2023
JoSAA declares the results and ranks for admission to B.Tech. courses at IITs on the basis of JEE Advanced. Here are the steps to apply for the flagship B.Tech course of your choice at IIT Tirupati:
- The first step is to register for IIT JEE Mains through the official website, jeemain.nta.nic.in.
- Qualify for JEE Mains and JEE Advanced at IIT Tirupati.
- Now you need to register for JOSAA counseling and fill in your choice.
- You can register using your JEE Mains application number and password.
- Fill in the incomplete details and upload all the requested documents.
- Submit the form now by filling in the IIT of your choice along with the preferred specialization from the given list.
- If you meet the cutoff in any round of seat allotment, you will have to pay the fee to freeze your choice.
- The last step is document verification for seat allotment.
- Now you are to reach the institute on the date specified and pay the rest of the fee.
A student has to pay a non-refundable amount online for registration in JEE Mains and Advance through the following options: credit card, debit card, net banking, Paytm, or UPI.
|Exam||JEE Mains||JEE Advanced|
|Male||INR 1000||INR 2800|
|Female||INR 800||INR 1400|
|SC/ST/PwD||INR 500||INR 1400|
IIT Tirupati Scholarship 2023
The institute provides financial aid in the form of scholarships to meritorious students from economically weaker sections. These scholarships are a fee waiver, concession, or pocket allowance to help students with their studies without worry. The list of scholarships granted by IIT Tirupati is as follows:
- Merit-cum-Means Scholarship: To 25% of students whose parents’ annual income is INR 4.50 lakh or less. Scholarship of INR 1,000 per month plus exemption of tuition fee per semester
- Institute Free Studentship: To 10% of students whose parents’ annual income is INR 4.50 lakh or less. There is no payment of tuition fees by the student.
- Institute SC/ST Scholarship: To students whose parents’ annual income is INR 4.50 lakh or less. Concession on Mess charges of INR 8,000/-, exemption of hostel seat rent, and pocket allowance of INR 250/- per month.
- Central, state, PSU, and other scholarships under the National Scholarship Portal
IIT Tirupati Placement
The placement report for the year 2023 is not yet available. As of now, IIT Tirupati has recorded a placement rate of 61.70% for the B.Tech batch, and the highest package offered to the students of the Computer Science and Engineering branch stood at INR 46 LPA. The average and median packages for the Computer Science and Engineering branch are INR 25.25 LPA and INR 20.32 LPA, respectively.
The campus placement rate in 2022 stood at 90%. The highest package recorded was INR 69.45 LPA, and the average package was INR 15.54 LPA. A total 140 recruiters participated, providing 211 placement offers. 180 successful placements in prominent companies like Microsoft, Amazon, TCS, Salesforce, HCL, Cognizant, Synopsys, TATA Elxsi, Paytm, ICICI Bank, Thermax, IBM, NVidia, Goldman Sachs, Versa Networks, etc.
|Highest CTC (B.Tech)||INR 69.45 LPA|
|Average CTC (B.Tech)||INR 15.54 LPA|
|Total Students Placed||180|
|Top Recruiters||Microsoft, Google, Amazon, HCL, Cognizant, Qualcomm, TCS|
IIT Tirupati FAQ
Ans- The highest package for B.Tech course at IIT Tirupati in 2023 stood at INR 46 LPA.
Ans- The JEE-Advanced Cutoff 2023 for round 2 for CSE for General Category in IITTP is 3507.
Ans- The Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati (IIT Tirupati) is an autonomous public institute under Ministry of Education, Government of India.
Ans- NIRF has ranked IIT Tirupati 59th for engineering in India in 2023.
Ans- The total fee for B.Tech. course at IIT Tirupati is INR 8 L.
Ans- The exams accepted by IIT Tirupati are JEE Main, JEE Advance, GATE, IIT JAM and NET.
Ans- It is necessary for all students to clear national-level exams for IIT Tirupati.
Ans- The hostel fees at IIT Tirupati is INR 7000 per semester.