IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Roorkee, established in 1847, is one of the foremost institutes of national importance in India. The premier technical institute is known for excellence in engineering, basic and applied research. In recent years, the research activities of IIT Roorkee have improved, and the institute is aiming to produce quality research output. IIT Roorkee has all the resources that are necessary for inculcating quality education and producing quality research output. IIT Roorkee is one of the oldest higher education institutes in India. In October 1996, IIT Roorkee celebrated its Sesquicentennial, and the institute has almost completed 170 years of its existence. Since its inception, IIT Roorkee has played a dominant role in providing a technical workforce in the area of engineering and research.
List of courses available at IIT Roorkee:
- B.Tech. + M.Tech.
- B.Tech(Total number of seats: 1057)
- B. Tech. Pulp & Paper Engineering
- B.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering
- B.Tech in Engineering Physics
- B.Tech. in Biotechnology
- B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering
- B.Tech. in Civil Engineering
- B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering
- B.Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering
- B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering
- B.Tech. in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
- B.Tech. in Polymer Science and Technology
- B.Tech. in Production and Industrial
- B.Sc + M.Sc
- B.Tech + MBA
IIT Roorkee has an excellent placement record over the years, and the graduates of the premier institute have a huge demand in the job market. The placement process for the final-year students at IIT Roorkee begins in December. The first phase placements are in December and top companies visit the campus to recruit eligible students. Almost 60-70% of the students receive job offers in the first phase, and almost 100% of students secure jobs by the end of the overall placement season. Top companies such as Samsung, Amazon, Microsoft, Infosys, JP Morgan, Uber, etc visit the campus of IIT Roorkee to hire students. These companies offer a lucrative salary package to students.
The placement cell of IIT Roorkee prepares the students for campus placements so that they can clear pre-placement tests and interviews easily. The premier institute uploads its annual placement details on its official website.