IIT Delhi is one of the most prominent institutions in India offering higher education in the field of Engineering, technology and research. IITD is located in Hauz Khas region of New Delhi, National capital of India. The institute was established in 1961 and has a sprawling green campus of 320 Acres in the heart of Delhi. QS World University Ranking 2024 ranks IIT Delhi on 197 spot globally. NIRF 2023 ranking of IIT Delhi stands at 2nd in Engineering category and 3rd in Overalla and Research category. The top course offered by IIT Delhi is BTech, offered in 14 specializations. 

IITD BTech admissions are based on JEE Advanced Exam Score and BTech seat allocation is done via JoSAA counselling. With a cutoff by rank around 115, aspirants have great chances of getting into IIT Delhi. The total fees for IIT Delhi BTech program is approximately INR 9.91 Lakhs including mess and hostel changes. Other popular programs at IIT Delhi include MTech, MBA, MDes, Msc programs. Admission to all the courses at IIT Delhi is based on National level Entrance Exams. Check IIT Delhi Course & Fees

IIT Delhi has recently launched its Abu Dhabi and Jhajjar campuses. As per the recent reports, admission to both the campuses is likely to be done through JEE. The Jhajjar campus of IIT Delhi is planned as a healthcare club which focuses on Cancer and Sports Technology. 


IIT Delhi Highlights

Category Statistics
Established Year 1961
Campus Area 325 Acres
Institute Type Public Institute of Technology
Total No. Of Courses 85 Courses Under 16 Departments
Extended Campuses Sonipat, Jhajjar, Abu Dhabi
Accepted Entrance Exams JEE Advanced/IIT JAM/GATE, UCEED, etc.
Total Faculty 750+
BTech Intake 1209
Placement Percentage  84.94%
Total No. Of Offers 1,300 
Total No. Of Students Placed 1150 
Highest Package Offered  INR 2 CPA
Recruiters Google, Microsoft, Goldman Sachs, Accenture, etc
NIRF Ranking 2 in 'Engineering', 3rd in 'Overall' and 5th in 'Management'

IIT Delhi Reviews

IIT Delhi is a highly revered institution and received various accolades to its name. IIT Delhi is ranked 2nd in the Engineering category by NIRF 2023. In the overall category, IIT Delhi has been ranked 3rd and 5th in Management. Further, the institution has been rated 8.7 out of 10 by 455 reviews of students and alumni on collegedunia.com. 

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IIT Delhi Course & Fees 

IIT Delhi is India’s top college for engineering education, hence getting a seat in any of its courses is a tough nut to crack. Aspirants with exceptional scores in national level entrance tests further undergo the admission process to secure a seat. The most popular program of IIT Delhi is BTech where the admission process is based on JEE Advanced score. For MTech, admissions are GATE score based. MDes admissions are granted as per CEED score. A course wise description of IIT Delhi Courses, Eligibility, Cutoff, Fees, etc is tabulated below:

Course Eligibility & Selection Process Fees Cutoff
B.Tech (14 Courses) Eligibility: 10+2 with 75% Selection Criteria: JEE Advanced + JoSAA Counselling INR 9.9 Lakhs (Total Fees) Check Here
M.Tech (42 Courses) 10+2: 75% Graduation: 60% or equivalent Entrance: GATE Counselling: COAP counselling INR 95, 150 Check Here
MBA  10+2: 60% Graduation: 60% Entrance: CAT + Group Discussion, and Interview Round INR 11.2 Lakhs Check Here
M.Des Graduation; Entrance: CEED exam scores INR 4 Lakhs Check Here
M.Sc (5 Courses) Graduation: 55-60% Entrance: IIT JAM  INR 1,72600 Check Here
PhD GATE or NET entrance merit NA NA

IIT Delhi BTech Cutoff 2024

IIT Delhi BTech Cutoff is released as per JEE Advanced score. For the year 2023, IIT Delhi has released 6 rounds of cutoff for admission to 14 BTech courses offered by it. As per trends, the most popular courses at IIT Delhi are BTech CSE, BTech Mathematics and Computing, BTech Electrical Engineering etc. The previous year and expected cutoff for the top 5 courses are tabulated below, check:

Courses Expected Cutoff by Rank (2024) 2023 Cutoff By Rank 2022 Cutoff By Rank 2021 Cutoff By Rank
B.Tech Computer Science Engineering 106 118 102 100
B.Tech Mathematics and Computing 325 352 308 315
B.Tech Electrical Engineering 569 582 574 553
B.Tech Mechanical Engineering 1805 1791 1882 1743
B.Tech Chemical Engineering 2339 2365 2343 2311

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IIT Delhi MTech Cutoff 2024

IIT Delhi MTech admissions are done as per GATE score and seat allocation is done according to COAP counselling. The year-wise analysis of IIT Delhi courses along with the expected cutoff for the year 2024 is mentioned below:

Courses Expected Cutoff by Rank (2024) 2023 Cutoff By Marks 2022 Cutoff By Marks 2021 Cutoff By Marks
M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering 800 800 800 800
M.Tech Engineering Mechanics 700 700 NA -
M.Tech Structural Engineering 650 650 NA 300
M.Tech Geotechnical and Geoenvirnomental Engineering 650 650 NA 300
M.Tech Construction Engineering and Management 650 650 NA 300

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IIT Delhi Admission Dates 2024

Events Dates
BTech Events
Release of JEE Main Notification 2024 October 2023
JEE Mains 2024 exam date session 1x January 24 to February 1, 2024
NTA JEE Mains 2024 Exam Date session 2 April 1 to 15, 2024
MBA Events
Admit Card Download November 07, 2023
CAT 2023 Exam Date November 26, 2023
CAT Result Declaration Second Week of January
MTech Events
Modifications in the GATE 2024 Application November 07 - November 11, 2023
Availability of GATE Admit Cards for Download January 03, 2023
GATE Exam Date (Tentative) February 3,4,10, & 11, 2024
MSc Events
IIT JAM Admit Cards Release Date January 8, 2024
IIT JAM Exam Date February 11, 2024
IIT JAM Result Declaration March 22, 2024
IIT JAM Application For New Admission April10, 2024
B.Des, M.Des, and PhD (Design) Events
CEED and UCEED registrations window open October 03 - October 31, 2023
Last date for Online Registration with Regular Fee November 06, 2023
Last date for Online Registration with Late Fee November 08, 2023 November 13, 2023 (Extended)
Start date for Admit Card downloading January 05, 2024
UCEED & CEED 2024 Exam January 21, 2024

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IIT Delhi Placements 2023

IIT Delhi final Placements report 2023 is yet to be published. The phase 1 placements statement was issued in December which stated that IIT Delhi students bagged 650 job offers and 550 unique job selections only at the end of day 1. In these placements 400 national and international organizations offered 800 job profiles where a whopping number of 50 students received a job offer of more than INR 1 CPA. IIT Delhi students received international offers from around 15 international companies offering over 20 job profiles across countries like the UK, United States, Singapore, Japan and Netherlands. The top highlights of these placements are given below: 

Particulars Placement Statistics 2023 Placement Statistics 2022 Placement Statistics 2021
No. of Offers 1300 1300 925 (Phase-1)
No. of International Offers 30 350 20
Total No. of PPOs 260 230 150
No. of Recruiters 400 600+ 300+
No. of Job Profiles (Expected) 800 1100+ 500+
No. of Students Opting for Deferred Placements 10 7 13
Highest Salary  INR 2 CPA INR 2 CPA NA

Moving on, IIT Delhi has released the final placements report for MBA. The highest CTC of INR 41.3 Lakhs and average CTC of INR 25.82 Lakhs was offered to IIT Delhi MBA students. IT & Analytics stood on top among the top recruiting domains followed by Sales & Marketing, Strategy & Consulting, Finance and Others. 

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IIT Delhi Ranking

IIT Delhi ranks among the top engineering institutes in India. It has been ranked by various ranking agencies from nations around the world. The institute has also secured 197th rank in the QS World University Ranking 2024. As per the NIRF Ranking, IIT Delhi has been consistent in its 2nd position in the Engineering category for the past 4 years. 

Agency Category Rank
International Ranking
QS World University Ranking 2024 University 197
QS WUR Ranking by Subject 2023 University 151-200
QS Asian University Ranking 2023 University 46
QS Asian University Ranking – South Asia 2023 University 02
National Ranking
NIRF 2023 Overall Category 3
NIRF 2023 Research Institution 3
NIRF 2023 Engineering 2
NIRF 2023 Management 5
NIRF 2023 Innovation 4

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IIT Delhi offers a BTech program with a total of 14 specializations. For admission to the program, candidates must appear for JEE Main, JEE Advanced, and JoSAA Counselling. The BTech admission process for IIT Delhi is as follows:

IIT Delhi Admission Stages Steps
Application starts Apply for JEE Main
JEE Advanced  Candidates having a valid JEE Main score should appear for the JEE Advanced
JoSAA Counselling & Cutoff As per the JEE Advanced cutoff, candidates need to apply for JoSAA and cutoff apply for IIT Delhi
Final Admission Ofer Accept the seat

Candidates willing for admission to various courses by IIT Delhi are selected based on eligibility for the particular course followed by the Entrance score/ merit required in the examination. Check 


IIT Delhi Alumni

IIT Delhi has been known for producing top entrepreneurs, scientists, economists, politicians, and lawyers. The institute has consistently been ranked among the top five IITs in India. From Kiran Bedi, India's first female IPS officer, to noted economist Raghuram Rajan, to Sachin and Binny Bansal, the founders of Flipkart, the institute has produced illustrious alumni. The table below shows the names of the IIT Delhi's Top Alumni:

IIT Delhi Notable Alumni
Name Current Job Position Degree studied at IIT Delhi

Raghuram Rajan

Sachin Bansal

Co-founder of Flipkart; 86th richest person in India BTech in CSE

Raghuram Rajan

Raghuram Rajan

Indian economist and the Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business BTech in Electrical Engineering

Kiran Bedi

Kiran Bedi

Indian Politician, retired police officer, social activist and former tennis player, who was the 24th Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry Ph.D. in Social Sciences

Chetan Bhagat

Chetan Bhagat

Indian author and columnist. He was included in Time magazine’s list of the World’s 100 Most Influential People in 2010 BTech in Mechanical Engineering

Deepinder Goyal

Deepinder Goyal

Zomato founder; Ex-management consultant at Bain & Company Integrated MTech in Mathematics & Computing

Jayant Sinha

Jayant Sinha

He is a politician and member of parliament. Currently serving as Chairperson for the standing committee on finance and member of the Public Accounts Committee. B.Tech Chemical Engineering

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IIT Delhi FAQs

Ques. Is it hard to get into IIT Delhi?

Ans. It isn't easy to get admission into IIT Delhi. Getting into IIT Delhi is quite competitive as the institute's cutoff goes as high as the All India Rank of 3. There are opening ranks for each branch, and in order to be seated in that particular branch, one must meet the cutoff. IIT Delhi, one of the most well-known engineering schools in India has been placed second in the NIRF best engineering college list for the previous five years running. Every year, it draws thousands of applications. The last round closing ranks for BTech courses at IIT Delhi, which took place in 2023, varied from 118 to 6690 for students in the General category.

Ques. Which course at IIT Delhi is the most popular?

Ans. The flagship program of IIT Delhi is its BTech program. This four-year, full-time program with 12 specialties is approved by the AICTE. Registration for JEE Main is generally the first step in the IIT Delhi BTech application process. Electrical engineering, mathematics and computing, and computer science are the top specializations within the IIT Delhi BTech curriculum. IIT Delhi's BTech program costs roughly INR 2.55 lakhs for the first year of enrollment. For admission to the BTech program at IIT Delhi, a cutoff rank of approximately 100 is necessary. IIT Delhi also offers prominent MTech, MBA, and PhD programmes.

Ques. How much cut-off is required for IIT Delhi M.Tech admission? 

Ans. The GATE score is the basis for shortlisting candidates for admission to the M.Tech program at IIT Delhi. The minimum score needed to be admitted to the M.Tech program at IIT Delhi's CSE branch was 900, whereas the minimum score needed to be admitted to the Biomedical Engineering program was 625.

Ques. Is IIT Delhi private or public?

Ans. IIT Delhi, Located in Delhi, India, also known as the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, is a public technical institute.

Ques. What is the minimum rank required at IIT Delhi for the B.Tech CSE program?

Ans. JEE Advanced scores are used to determine admissions to IIT Delhi for BTech programs. JEE-Advanced has an overall cutoff rank of 115–6100. The final ranking for the IIT Delhi B.Tech cutoff for CSE in 2023 is 16-118 for rounds 1 through 6 of the JoSAA. Generally, SC applicants can obtain CS in IITD with any rank lower than 15k AIR. However, the cutoff ranks change every year.

Ques. Is the IIT Delhi campus better than IIT Bombay?

Ans. According to India Today Engineering, IIT Bombay is ranked 2/35, whereas IIT Delhi is ranked 1/35. On Collegedunia, IIT Delhi B. Tech Computer Science Engineering is rated 8.74 overall by 30 students, while IIT Bombay B. Tech Computer Science Engineering is rated 9.05 overall by 22 students. IIT Delhi is ranked third overall and second in the engineering sector in the NIRF 2023 rankings. IIT Delhi was listed as one of the top 200 colleges in the world by The QS World Ranking 2024. Additionally, IIT Bombay has been placed fourth overall, third in engineering, tenth in management, fourth in research, and seventh in the recently established "Innovation" category.

Ques. Which branches are there in IIT Delhi?

Ans. Below is a list of IIT Delhi's departments:

  • Applied Mechanics
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Design
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Energy Science and Engineering
  • Management Studies
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical
  • Physics
  • Textile and Fiber Engineering

Ques. What is the total fee of IIT Delhi?

Category Total Fees Payable at the time of Admission
General, OBC, and EWS (Family Income more than 5 lakhs per annum) INR 1,24,450/-
General, OBC, and EWS (Family Income between Rs. 1.00 lakh to 5.00 lakh per annum) INR 57,783/-
General, OBC, and EWS (Family Income less than Rs. 1.00 lakh per annum) INR 24,450/-
SC, ST, and PWD INR 24,450/-
Tuition Fee (per semester) for Foreign (including OCI/PIO) student
  • USD 1000 + other charges (SAARC Countries)
  • USD 2000 + other charges (Non SAARC Countries)

Ques. What is the IIT Delhi BTech course cutoff rank?

Ans. IIT Delhi JEE Advanced Cutoff 2023: Comparison of the First and Last Round Cutoffs

Course R1 (Closing Rank) R6 (Closing Rank
B.Tech. in Production and Industrial Engineering 3213 2910
B.Tech. in Civil Engineering 4237 4362
B.Tech. in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology 5139 5687
B.Tech. in Materials Engineering 4015 4055
B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering 115 118

Ques. How can I get into IIT Delhi?

Ans. There are numerous courses offered by IIT Delhi. The BTech program at IIT Delhi requires admission through JEE Main, JEE Advanced, and JoSAA counseling. GATE score is the primary criterion for admission to IIT Delhi MTech, with COAP counseling coming next. The basic eligibility criteria required for IIT Delhi MBA admissions include CAT exam scores, work experience, and past academic performance. Admission to the IIT Delhi MDes program is determined by the results of the CEED exam. Those who passed the CEED exam have been shortlisted for the interview phase. The IIT JAM results will determine who gets admitted to IIT Delhi for an M.Sc. in 2024, after counseling.