(IIT Roorkee) : Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
About IIT Roorkee
Indian Institute of Technology - Roorkee is among the
foremost of institutes of national importance in higher technological education
and in engineering, basic and applied research. Since its establishment, the
Institute has played a vital role in providing the technical manpower and
know-how to the country and in pursuit of research. The Institute ranks amongst
the best technological institutions in the world and has contributed to all
sectors of technological development. It has also been considered a trend-setter
in the area of education and research in the field of science, technology, and
The Institute has completed 150th year of its existence in
October 1996. On September 21, 2001, an Ordinance issued by the Government of
India declared it as the nation's seventh Indian Institute of Technology. The
Ordinance is now converted into an Act by the Parliament to make IIT, Roorkee as
an "Institution of National Importance".
The Institute offers Bachelor's Degree courses in 10
disciplines of Engineering and Architecture and Postgraduate's Degree in 55
disciplines of Engineering, Applied Science, Architecture and planning. The
Institute has facility for doctoral work in all Departments and Research Centres.
The Institute admits students to B.Tech. and B.Arch. courses
through the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) conducted at various centres all
To be the fountainhead of new ideas and innovations in
science and technology and continue to be a source of pride for all Indians.
To create an environment that shall foster the growth of
intellectually capable, innovative and entrepreneurial professionals, who shall
contribute to the growth of Science and Technology in partnership with industry
and develop and harness it for the welfare of the nation and mankind.
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
India - 247667
Contact No. +91-1332-285311
Courtesy: IIT Roorkee