IIT Bombay-Everything You Need to Know


The Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (abbreviated IITB or IIT Bombay) is a public engineering and research institution located in Powai, Mumbai, India. In the QS World University Rankings 2014, IIT Bombay was ranked as India’s top university. It is the second-oldest (after Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur) institute of the Indian Institutes of Technology system.(Wiki)


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IIT Bombay was the second IIT to be established in 1958 with assistance from UNESCO and with funds contributed by the Soviet Union.


This content is prepared by students of IIT Bombay, describing the programs offered at IIT Bombay based on our experience at IITB. The description of each program is focused on how it is structured at IIT Bombay and the nature of similar programs offered at other colleges might be different.

Civil Engineering :
Course Code – B4109

Category Closing Rank 2012
General 1592
OBC 790
SC 362
ST 94

Civil Engineering is the field that reaches out far more than what you imagine it to be. A civil engineer is responsible for the design, construction and management of buildings, bridges, highways, airports, tunnels, water supply networks, waste water treatment, transportation in a region and many more things which play an important role in the development of a place and add on to what a place really looks like.

Chemical Engineering
Course Code – B4107

Category Closing Rank 2012
General 1086
OBC 791
SC 402
ST 244

Chemical Engineering is a field of engineering which uses physical or life sciences like physics, chemistry, biology and combines them with intensive use of mathematics and economics to process raw materials into substances which are useful, valuable or desired.

Aerospace Engineering
Course Code – B4101

Category Closing Rank 2015
General 1664
OBC 1097
SC 489
ST 210


Category Closing Rank 2013
General 1624
OBC 810
SC 334
ST 173


Category Closing Rank 2012
General 1719
OBC 788
SC 307
ST 216

Aircrafts, satellites, spacecrafts are childhood fantasy of many people . Have you ever dreamt of creating aircrafts, rockets, missiles, satellites, helicopters or quad rotors? Do space missions such as Curiosity, Chandrayaan excite you and make you feel that you want to be part of something like that? If yes, then Aerospace at IITB is the place for you.

Computer Science and Engineering
Course Code – B4110

Category Closing Rank 2012
General 72
OBC 52
SC 47
ST 21

Computer Science is the study of theoretical foundations of information and computation and of practical techniques for their implementation and application. And then, there’s Computer Engineering – the application of Computer Science to actually design, create and build new, exciting stuff.

Mechanical Engineering
Course Code – B4125

Category Closing Rank 2012
General 454
OBC 190
SC 127
ST 44

Mechanical Engineering at IIT Bombay is one of the broadest disciplines that encompasses the core principles of solid and fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, materials science, structural analysis, mechatronics and tools like Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing to design and analyze machines of all sorts and sizes.

Electrical Engineering
Course Code – B4111

Category Closing Rank 2012
General 91
OBC 63
SC 32
ST 26

Electrical Engineering is everywhere around you, be it in the computers you use to check emails or in the mobiles you talk on. Not only is Electrical Engineering one of the oldest departments but it can now boast of being one of the largest in the institute too.

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