The institution aims to provide technical education in the best possible way. The institution was established in 2008 with a vision to impart technical education. It is one among the eight new Indian Institutes of Technology established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) (Government of India).With the best academic curriculum and style of education, the institution allows students to grow and be ready to face the world outside the college campus. The institution encourages students for summer internship programmes so that students get to learn the best from their own experience. The institution invites top multinational companies to conduct placement for the students of the final semester. All of these are initiatives to help students become the best professionals in the developing nation.
List of courses available at IIT Bhubaneswar:
- B.Tech (Total number of seats : 333)
- B.Tech in Civil Engineering
- B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering
- B.Tech in Electrical Engineering
- B.Tech in Electronics & Communication
- B.Tech in Manufacturing Engineering
- B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering
- B.Tech in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
- B.Tech in Product Design
- B.Tech + M.Tech
Every year, more than a hundred students get successfully placed in top corporate firms invited by the institution. The IIT Bhubaneswar placements can be well tracked by the candidates through the official website of the institution. Different companies are invited for conducting placements in the institution. Some of the top companies that visit the campus for placement drives are TATA Motors, Microsoft, Capgemini, Amazon, Adobe, Indian Oil, Wipro, TATA Consultancy Services and many more.
The proper functioning and management of the placements being conducted in the institution for the final semester students are looked after by the IIT Bhubaneswar Placement Cell. The placement cell plans and executes the placements every year for the students. The cell is divided into groups of faculty members and students to look after the placement event. The placement faculty coordinators help students to prepare well for the interview and written rounds conducted for the selection of the students. The placement cell of IIT Bhubaneswar encourages students to participate in the placement rounds with confidence, knowledge and other required skills.