Indian Institute of Technology - Guwahati
Indian Institute of Technology - Guwahati

IIT Guwahati Admissions 2024: Check Eligibility Criteria & Selection Process

Guwahati, Assam

IIT Guwahati Admissions 2023: IIT Guwahati offers various undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral courses in engineering, science, architecture, and pharmacy. IIT Guwahati 2024 admissions will be based on the results of national-level entrance examinations conducted by various authorities. The application form for all these courses can be found on the official websites of the respective examinations.

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IIT Guwahati Admissions 2023: Highlights

Candidates who are applying to IIT Guwahati can find the latest information about course admissions in the highlights section below.



Mode of study

Regular/ Full-Time

Programmes offered

9 courses across multiple specialisations

Level of programmes offered

Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Certificate and doctoral-level courses

Popular programmes


IIT Guwahati Admission 2023: Eligibility & Selection

IIT Guwahati offers a variety of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programmes. Admission to each of these programmes is based on merit, which is determined by the scores of various entrance exams conducted at the national level. The specific entrance exam that is required for admission to a particular programmewill vary depending on the program.

Course Name


Selection Criteria


Class 12 in Science stream with Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects

JEE Main + JEE Advanced + JoSAA Counselling


Class 12 in any stream/ Diploma/ State Board of Technical Education or equivalent

UCCEED + Counselling


BTech or BE/ MCA/ MSc/ AMIETE with 60% aggregate or 6.0 CPI

GATE + COAP Counselling


Bachelor's degree in the Science stream with a minimum of 55% aggregate

IIT-JAM + CCMN counselling


Bachelor's degree in Design/ Engineering/ Architecture/ Interior Design or equivalent with a minimum of 6.0 CPI/ 60% aggregate

CEED + Design Aptitude Test + Interview and Portfolio


Bachelor's/ master's degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate or 6.0 CPI/CGPA

CAT + Personal Interview + Work Experience + Academic Merit


Bachelor's degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate or 5.0 CPI

Written Test + Interview/ Counselling conducted by IIT Guwahati


Master's degree in a relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% to 70% aggregate or 6.0 to 7.0 CPI



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What are the eligibility criteria for undergraduate admission to IIT Guwahati?

The eligibility criteria for undergraduate admission to IIT Guwahati are as follows:

  • The candidate must have passed the 12th standard examination in science with physics, chemistry, mathematics, and English as compulsory subjects.
  • The candidate must have scored a minimum of 75% in aggregate in the 12th standard examination.
  • The candidate must have appeared for the JEE (Advanced) examination.

What are the different courses offered by IIT Guwahati at the undergraduate level?

IIT Guwahati offers the following courses at the undergraduate level:

  • B.Tech. in Civil Engineering
  • B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering
  • B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering
  • B.Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering
  • B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering
  • B.Tech. in Materials Science and Engineering
  • B.Tech. in Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
  • B.Tech. in Biotechnology
  • B.Tech. in Biosciences and Bioengineering
  • B.Tech. in Mathematics and Computing Engineering

When is the application deadline for undergraduate admission to IIT Guwahati?

The application deadline for undergraduate admission to IIT Guwahati is usually in May or June. The exact date is announced on the IIT Guwahati website.

How much does it cost to study at IIT Guwahati?

The tuition fee for undergraduate students at IIT Guwahati is INR 9,600 per semester. There are also hostel fees and other miscellaneous expenses. However, all students are eligible for financial assistance in the form of scholarships and fellowships.

What are the career prospects after graduating from IIT Guwahati?

IIT Guwahati graduates have excellent career prospects. They can find jobs in a variety of fields, including engineering, IT, research, and academia. The average salary of an IIT Guwahati graduate is around INR 10 lakhs per annum.