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IIT Madras emerges as the Undisputed Leader in Education in India
CHENNAI, 11th June 2020: Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras)…
- 11 Jun 2020
- Press Release
IIT Madras & University of Nairobi Researchers Use Metamaterials to enhance…
CHENNAI, 21st July 2020: Many engineering structures including buildings,…
- 21 Jul 2020
- Press Release
Study @ IITM
Online BSc Programme
A completely online programme aimed at creating a trained programmer, proficient in application development, data sciences and machine learning.
The B Tech programmes at IIT Madras encourage interdisciplinary studies and caters to the changing scientific and technological needs.
The postgraduate programmes are specialized programmes aimed at engaging the students in learning, teaching and research.
IIT Madras is internationally renowned for the quality and diversity of its research; and opportunities of active research in frontier areas.
IIT Madras encourages collaborations with foreign universities through student exchange programmes and visiting faculty.
Established in 1969, the Department of Aerospace Engineering stands at the forefront of fundamental and applied…
Since its inception in 1959, the Department of Applied Mechanics has grown into a full-fledged interdisciplinary…
The Department of Biotechnology was founded in 2004 with a strong interdisciplinary research and teaching base in…
Aiming to be a global centre of academic and research excellence in chemical engineering sciences and technology,…
The Department of Chemistry is one of the first to function after IIT Madras was founded in 1959.
Since its inception in 1959, the Department of Civil Engineering has grown into a full-fledged department with…
Computer Science & Engineering
Conceived in 1973 with the acquisition of an IBM System/370 (one of the most powerful computers in India at that …
The Department of Electrical Engineering is actively involved with research from absolute fundamentals and component…
Established in 2006, the Department of Engineering Design at IIT Madras is the first of its kind in India.
Humanities and Social Sciences
The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) is one of the oldest departments at IIT Madras.
The Department of Management Studies was established in 2004 to accommodate the popular Master in Business…
Established in 1959 along with the Institute, the Department of Mathematics has taken the responsibility of teaching…
The Department of Mechanical Engineering is the largest of its kind in the country and one of the largest in Asia.…
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
The Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering is one of the oldest having been started in the same year…
Originally conceived as the Ocean Engineering Centre (OEC) in 1977, the Department of Ocean Engineering (DOE) has…
Consultancy & Innovation
The Centre for Industrial Consultancy and Sponsored Research (ICSR) was sta...
IIT Madras Bioincubator
The IITM Bioincubator works to foster Indian biotech innovation and entrepr...
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Message from the Director
Welcome to the portal of IIT Madras! We recently celebrated our Diamond Jubilee, but remain as young at heart as ever. As the#1 ranked Institute in NIRF five years in a row, we remain steadfast in our commitment to excellence and growth in every facet – UG and PG degree programs, M.S. and PhD research programs, technology development for industry and national needs, startups, international partnerships, online education and outreach, and a vibrant campus life rich in cultural, sports and myriad other activities.
Located on arguably the greenest and most beautiful campus in India, IIT Madras provides an unmatched environment for students to discover themselves, explore life, and learn from the excellent faculty and from each other. Throw in the nation’s first and largest IITM Research Park next door with an incredible deep technology startup ecosystem, excellent campus infrastructure, generous alumni support and involvement, and a fast-expanding engagement with the best of our peers globally, and you have an Institute that everyone wishes to be a student, employee, alumnus, or partner of. Welcome, once again, to IIT Madras! Vanakkam!!
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