Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Madras, TamilNadu

A national institute of importance, the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM) is based out of Chennai. Spread over beautiful campus of 618 acres, the IITM is set in a wooded land that sets the mood for innovation and pursuit of knowledge. It is located about 10 kilometers from the airport and about 12 kilometers from Chennai Central Railway Station. The campus is well-connected by bus services. It has 18 hostels, out of which three are exclusively for women. The IITM Research Park, built in tandem with MIT and Stanford, spreads over 4.5 hectares of land. This park stands adjacent to IITM and is only a short cycling distance away. This area has cyber cafes, shops, guest rooms, food courts, terrace gardens, exhibition space, conference facilities, and landscaped gardens and backyards.

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  • Employability 10
  • Research 10
  • Faculty 10
  • Fill Rate 10

Program Details

Program Name
Aerospace engineering
Chemical engineering
Civil engineering
Metallurgical and materials engineering
Computer science and engineering
Mechanical engineering
Electrical engineering
Engineering physics
Ocean engineering
Over All Seats 416  


Faculty Name No. of faculty
Aeronautical Engineering 23
Aerospace Engineering 26
Bio Engineering 15
Biotechnology 12
Biotechnology Engineering 32
Chemical Engineering 50
Civil Engineering 100
Computer Science and Engineering 56
Electrical and Electronics Engineering. 16
Electrical Engineering 27
Electricals Engineering 66
Electronics and Communication Engineering 24
Eletronics and Communication Engineering 20
Engineering Design 19
Instrumentation and Control engineering 11
Matelurgy and Materials Engineering 12
Mechanical Engineering 128
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 18
Ocean Engineering 24
Production Engineering 19

Fee Details

Annual Fee: 102,350


For students, the college has one of the finest placement cells that help them obtain
lucrative job opportunities via campus recruitments. Some of the globally-reputed
organizations that annually hire deserving candidates from the campus are TCS,
IBM, Cogencies, Capgemini and many more.

Company name Average starting salary % of students joined
Tata Consultancy Service 8 lakhs 13
Wipro 9.5 lakhs 9
Infosys 7 lakhs 10


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