The Ministry of Human Resource Development established the Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) in Vadodara under the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) in 2013. It is also identified as an Institute of National Importance.

Some of the courses available at the institute are Bachelor of Technology (BTech), Master of Technology (MTech), and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programs. Aspirants for BTech get admitted based on their JEE Main score. The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering is used to determine MTech admission (GATE). Admission to the Ph.D. programs is determined through a test administered by IIIT Vadodara.

IIIT Vadodara is now operating from a makeshift facility at Government Engineering College, Gandhinagar. IIIT Vadodara currently has 603 students enrolled, with a teacher-to-student ratio of 1:9. The institute has well-equipped laboratories, libraries with a good collection of books, sports complex and fine hostel facilities. Other facilities include Internet/wifi services, a gym, modern classrooms, shuttle services, an auditorium, and a cafeteria that serves high-quality food.

IIIT Vadodara Key Points

  • The MHRD has designated the IIIT Vadodara college as an Institution of National Importance.
  • The IIIT Vadodara charges INR 1.8 lakhs annually for B.Tech course.
  • The faculties at the Institute are well qualified and the majority of the professors have Phd. degrees.
  • This year, the institute set a new record for placement, with 100% of students receiving job offers from various companies. Amazon, Mathworks, ICICI Bank, Sigmoid, Atos, Blueoptima, Capillary, Innovaccer, etc. are some of the top recruiters.
  • The average Package offered to students of IIIT Vadodara is INR 13 LPA. The highest package offered ranges up to INR 43.5 LPA.

IIIT Vadodara Courses & Fees

IIIT Vadodara offers more than undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD courses in the field of technology across a total of 10 specializations. Admissions for all these courses are based on national entrance exam scores.

The courses offered by IIIT Vadodara and their respective details are listed below.

Courses Course Details Selection Criteria
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Fees: INR 1.75 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)
  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate in 10+2
  • Specializations: Computer Science and Engineering, Information Technology
JEE Mains Score
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Fees: INR 1.26 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)
  • Eligibility: B.Tech/ BE in IT/CS/EC or M.Sc. in IT/ CS/Mathematics/Statistics
  • Specializations: Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Duration: 5 years
  • Fees: INR 1.06 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)
  • Eligibility: ME/M.Tech/M.Sc in the relevant field.
  • Specializations: Information Security, Signal Processing, Embedded System, VLSI Design, Wireless Communication, Computer Vision
Written exam and Interview

IIIT Vadodara CutOff

Admissions to all the courses at IIIT Vadodara are through entrance exam scores. Candidates applying to the BTech courses need to obtain the required cutoff in the JEE Mains exam and appear for JoSAA counselling rounds.

The table below shows the cutoffs with opening and closing ranks from round 1 of JoSAA Counseling, for various categories of candidates seeking B.Tech admission at IIIT Vadodara.

Course Specialization Cut-off by rank
General OBC SC ST
B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering 9485-21250 4888-8841 3274-6905 772-3605
B.Tech Information Technology 13667-23610 7339-10139 3875-7358 3138-3797

IIIT Vadodara Placements

IIIT Vadodara has its own placement cell that attracts top companies across the country for the recruitment drives. 100% of B.Tech students from the Indian Institute of Information Technology were placed in 30 firms during the academic year 2019-2020. The highest CTC offer was for INR 36 LPA.

Looking at the trends, this year's highest package was more than double that of the previous year's. In comparison to the previous year, the average package supplied was also doubled.

IIIT Vadodara - Placement Highlights 2020

  • Many top companies came to the IIIT Vadodara for campus placements for this session.
  • During summer placements 2020, 25 Pre-Placement Offers (PPOs) were received, with the maximum and average CTCs provided being Rs 43.5 LPA and Rs 13 LPA, respectively.
  • 30 recruiters made 102 offers to IIIT Vadodara students during the 2020 placement drive, including eight overseas offers.

IIIT Vadodara - Top Recruiters

Some of the top recruiters of the institute are -

  • ATOS
  • Lets Solve
  • Capillary
  • ICICI Bank
  • Innovaccer
  • Coviam
  • Toppr
  • Vehant Technologies
  • Servify
  • Amazon.

IIIT Vadodara Scholarships

Students are given financial aid in the form of scholarships at the IIIT Vadodara . By enrolling for the scholarship scheme, eligible candidates can take advantage of the benefits. One can avail these scholarships by submitting the required supporting documents during admissions.

The institute offers the following scholarship programs:

  • Fellowship with the Parliament of India as a part of Speaker’s Research Initiative: Eligible students INR 1LPA as part of this scholarship. A 50,000 contingency fund is also set aside to cover any unexpected costs that arise throughout the research. The contingency allowance can be used to cover expenses such as the purchase of books, stationery, journals, photocopying, travel expenses, typing, and other associated charges. The money sanctioned to a Fellow is paid out in installments, based on the project's good progress and the Fellowship Committee's approval.
  • National Scholarship Portal: The National Scholarship Portal (NSP) is a digital scholarship platform that lists a variety of scholarships available from the federal government, state governments, and other government bodies such as the UGC. For scholarship aspirants registered on the platform, the National Scholarship Portal hosts over 50 scholarships valued hundreds of crores.
  • Central Sector Interest Subsidy Scheme (CSIS): CSIS is a one-of-a-kind program based on the belief that no student who wishes to continue higher education should be denied the chance due to financial constraints. This scheme is intended to provide affordable higher education to all categories of economically disadvantaged students pursuing professional/technical degrees in India only.

IIIT Vadodara FAQs

Ques. What is the IIIT Vadodara’s flagship course?

Ans. The institute's flagship course is Bachelor of Technology, which is provided in two specializations across eight semesters by IIIT Vadodara. The Btech course is over a duration of four years and admissions are strictly based on JEE Mains scores.

Ques. What are the minimum requirements for admission to the IIIT Vadodara for a Ph.D. program?

Ans. A candidate must have passed with a first division in MTech/ME (CS/IT/ECE) or associated areas, or the first division in MSc (Applied Mathematics/ Computer Science) or related areas, or a CPI of 8 on a scale of 10 in BE/BTech in relevant subjects to be eligible for the IIIT Vadodara Ph.D. program.

Ques. What is the procedure for applying to the IIIT Vadodara ?

Ans. Candidates must visit the official website of the particular national-level body that conducts the exams and fill out the online application form to apply for any program offered at IIIT Vadodara. In addition to passing the national-level test, Ph.D. candidates must also register on the IIIT Vadodara's official website.

Ques. Is there a summer internship program at the IIIT Vadodara ?

Ans. Yes, IIIT Vadodara provides six to eight-week summer internships in industry, academia, or research organizations. The applications can be filled by interested students through the official website itself.

Ques. How is the infrastructure at the IIIT Vadodara?

Ans. IIIT Vadodara has a great infrastructure. There are well-equipped laboratories, libraries with a good collection of books, sports complex, fine hostel facilities, Hostels are available for both boys and girls at the Indian Institute of Information Technology. The hostel contains three bedrooms that can accommodate three students each. Basic amenities include water purifiers, a mess, television, laundry services, security, Internet/wifi, a gym, and a vehicle for medical emergencies, modern classrooms, shuttle services, an auditorium, and a cafeteria that serves high-quality food, etc.

Ques. What are the minimum eligibility requirements for IIIT Vadodara placements?

Ans. According to the IIIT Vadodara placement guidelines, students must have a minimum CPI of 6.0 to be eligible for placement, but the qualifying CPI for placement will be determined by the company's needs. A student can choose not to participate in the placement process, but they must notify the placement cell in advance.