IIIT Ranchi is a public-private institution established in 2016 by MHRD and Government of India. 

The institute currently offers three programmes, namely- B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D. The popular streams opted in IIIT-R are CSE, ECE, Embedded systems & IOT and Machine Learning in Data science.

Admissions into B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D. in IIIT-R are done based on the counselling ranks obtained in JEE Main, GATE, CSIR-NET/UGC-NET respectively for the given programmes. 

According to the 2020 placement statistics, the highest CTC offered was INR 12.40 LPA, while the minimum CTC offered was INR 5 LPA. IIIT-R bagged a total of 28 offers from top recruiting companies such as OnePlus, TCS, Iris Business, GreyB etc.

IIIT Ranchi Key Points

  • IIIT-R is a public-private institution (autonomous), currently operating under its mentor college from NIT-Jamshedpur
  • IIIT-R offers 3 programmes namely- UG, PG and Ph.D.
  • Courses available for UG and Ph.D. are CSE and ECE engineering
  • Courses available for PG are Embedded systems & IOT and Machine Learning in Data science.
  • The duration of courses for B.Tech is 4 years (8 semesters), M.Tech is 2 years (4 semesters) while that of Ph.D is 3 years (6 semesters).

Admission modes and selection criteria:

  1. Online via JEE-Main scores followed by JoSAAA counselling for B.Tech
  2. Online via valid GATE scores followed by counselling for M.Tech
  3. Online via valid UGC/CSIR scores.

The fee range for programmes in IIIT-R are:

Programme Fees (in INR)
B.Tech 8.17L for 4 years
M.Tech 4.15L for 2 years
Ph.D. 1.70L for 3 years

Statistics of placement season 2019-20 for IIIT-R are as follows:

  • Number of students placed during the placement drive were 40.
  • Average CTC offered was 6.90 LPA
  • Highest Package stood at 12.40 LPA

IIIT Ranchi Courses and Fees

Program Details Fees
B.Tech (CSE and ECE)
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Eligibility: Candidates must have passed in 10+2 from a recognized board + JEE Main exam
  • Selection: JEE Main exam merit and JOSAA counselling
INR 8.17 L
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: B.Tech graduate degree in relevant specialisation + GATE Exam
  • Selection: GATE Exam followed by counselling.
INR 4.15 L
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: M.Tech graduate degree in relevant specialisation + UGC-NET/CSIR-NET exam
  • Selection: UGC-NET/CSIR-NET exam scores followed by counselling.
INR 1.70 L

IIIT Ranchi Cut Off

The cut-off for JEE-Mains (the opening and closing ranks) are provided in the table below:

Year Course General OBC SC ST
2019-20 CSE 16885-23667 1473-5602 3252-3319 657-657
ECE 24585-29195 5297-6437 3739-3853 767-767
2018-19 CSE 19420-34077 6624-13034 3700-8857 2085-4681
ECE 23677-38267 8983-14032 5415-9442 2828-5263
2017-18 CSE 9764-31169 6560-11827 3358-7871 2340-5376
ECE 19757-35748 8269-12963 4818-8112 3187-6212
2016-17 CSE 14208-29117 5789-10942 3933-6640 1825-3417
ECE 16808-31575 6805-11574 4647-6914 2370-3568

IIIT Ranchi Placements

The placement summary for B.Tech 2020 graduating batch in IIIT Ranchi are as follows:

Particulars B.Tech CSE B.Tech ECE B.Tech 2016-2020 (Overall batch)
Number of students 17 15 32
Number of students placed 11 9 20
Number of offers 17 11 28
Average salary INR 7.40 LPA INR 6.26 LPA INR 6.90LPA
Median salary INR 6.00LPA INR 6.00 LPA INR 6.00 LPA
Maximum salary INR 12.00 LPA INR 12.40 LPA INR 12.40 LPA
Minimum salary INR 5.00 LPA INR 5.00 LPA INR 5.00 LPA

The details of the top 11 recruiting companies for the placement season 2020 are as follows:

Company Number of offers
Affine Analytics 3
BNY Mellon 1
Futures First 1
GreyB 2
IRIS Business 2
Legato Health 1
OnePlus 2
Vassarlabs 7
Virtusa 5
Wiley Next 1

IIIT Ranchi Scholarships

IIIT-Ranchi provides different Central/State Govt. scholarship schemes for B.Tech students. In addition to these government schemes, a student can also apply for different PSU (Public Sector Unit) scholarships. 

Different scholarships provided by the government./PSU organizations are based on student's merit, income, category, physically disabled, state of residence, etc. Various privately sponsored scholarships can be availed by the students subject to fulfilment of certain criteria. The number of scholarships and selection shall be decided by the government./PSU organization.)

 The different Central/State Govt. scholarship schemes availed for B.Tech students are as follows:

  1. Central Sector Scholarship of Top Class Education for SC students (Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, New Delhi)
  2. National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education of ST students (CSSS Top Class ST students)
  3. National Scholarship for Persons with Disabilities (Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment GOI) Trust fund (http://www.nhfdc.nic.in/)
  4. National Scholarship for Persons with Disabilities 2015-16 (http://www.nhfdc.nic.in/NF_renew.html)
  5. Merit-cum-Means Scholarship for Students Belonging to Minority Communities. (Ministry of Minority Affairs, New Delhi)
  6. Central Sector scholarship for College and University Students (MHRD, Govt. of India)
  7. Oil and Natural Gas Scholarship for SC/ST students (https://www.ongcindia.com/)
  8. SAIL Scholarship for SC/ST Students(https://www.sail.co.in/)
  9. NTPC Scholarship(https://www.ntpc.co.in/)
  10. Post Matric scholarship for Minority (State)

The links mentioned above provide detailed information about different governments./PSUs scholarship schemes, eligibility criteria and information on how to apply. 

IIIT Ranchi FAQs

Ques. Are there any provisions for educational loans for B.Tech in IIIT Ranchi?

Ans. Educational loans are available from various banks such as State Bank of India, Canara Bank etc. 

For further details regarding Educational Loans/Scholarships visit www.vidyalakshmi.co.in maintained by NSDL.

Ques. What is the cut-off trend for B.Tech IIIT-Ranchi compared to other IIIT’s in India?

Ans. JEE Main 2017 cut off trend for B.Tech is as below:

IIIT-Ranchi 41000
IIIT- Guwahati 31000
IIIT-Sri City 28000
IIIT-Kottayam 58000

JEE Main 2018 cut off trend for B.Tech is as below:

IIIT-Ranchi 37000
IIIT- Guwahati 28000
IIIT-Sri City 25000
IIIT-Kottayam 42000
IIIT-Kota 33000

Ques. What is the curriculum for B.Tech 1st year CSE in IIIT-Ranchi?

Ans.  The curriculum for B.Tech 1st year CSE in IIIT-Ranchi is as follow:-

  • Calculus and differential equations
  • Classical and quantum Physics
  • Electrical sciences
  • Computer programming
  • Engineering Graphics
  • Professional communication
  • Mathematics-II
  • Engineering Chemistry
  • Electronic devices and circuits
  • Computer programming-II
  • Engineering Materials
  • Professional ethics

Ques.  What is the intake of students for B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D. in IIIT-Ranchi?

Ans. The student capacity for each of the courses in B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D. in IIIT-Ranchi is as follows:

Programme Course Student intake
B.Tech CSE 60
ECE 60
M.Tech Embedded systems & IOT 25
Machine Learning in Data science 25
Ph.D CSE 10
ECE 10

Ques. Are there provisions for hostels in IIIT-Ranchi?

Ans. IIIT-R campus houses 2BHK and 3BHK hostel blocks with maximum occupancy of 4-5 students per room. The HOSTEL AND MESS FEES for IIIT-Ranchi is INR 31,000.