Type of the institute: Indian Institute of Technology
Complete Mailing Address: Indian Institute of Technology, Tirupati, YERPEDU Post, Chittoor District, Andhrapradesh, India PIN: 517 619
Contact Person For Admission: Dr. N.N. Murty
Designation: Associate Professor, Dept., of Electrical Engg
Email: nnmurty@iittp.ac.in
Alternate Email: academics@iittp.ac.in
Phone Nos: 91-877-2503256
Fax No: 91-877-2503004
Mobile No.: 9439429709
About the Institute:

Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati was announced in 2014 by the Government of India along with five other new IITs at Palakkad, Jammu, Bhilai, Goa, and Dharwad. IIT Tirupati launched its academic programme with the support of its mentor Institute, IIT Madras, on August 5, 2015 from a temporary campus situated in Tirupati.

IIT Tirupati is the first among the IITs announced in 2014 to have laid its foundation stone in March 2018. The 530 acres permanent campus site is located in Merlapaka Village on Yerpedu-Venkatagiri Highway. The construction of five blocks of hostels, workshops, laboratories, computer centre, and classrooms has been completed and occupied to meet the present requirements. 

The Master Plan for the institute has been completed for 12500 students campus. Architectural and structural designs for academic, residential and hostels are completed to establish 1250 students campus by 2021.

IIT Tirupati offers academic programmes to produce outstanding Engineers, Technologists and Scientists who are capable of addressing the societal needs to enhance the quality of life of people. Since Engineering is Applied Science, more emphasis is laid on theoretical knowledge and practice oriented laboratories. Programmes, at IIT Tirupati, are being planned to nurture innovation and creativity, teamwork, communication skills, ethics and societal interaction. With the objective of creating technologists who are conscious of social, environmental and sustainable issues, courses in Humanities and Social Sciences are given due importance in the curriculum.

Fee Structure:

Fee Structure – B.Tech (2019 Batch)

First Semester (July-Dec 2019)

 

S.No

Item of Fee & Deposits

Value in Rs.

I. Institute Fees

 

 

SC/ST/

PwD

Income Above 5 Lakhs

Income between 1 to 5 Lakhs

Income below 1 Lakh

A. One Time Fees (during admission)

1.

Admission fee

150

150

150

150

2.

Grade card fee

150

150

150

150

3.

Provisional certificate

100

100

100

100

4.

Medical Exam fee

100

100

100

100

5.

Student welfare fund

1000

1000

1000

1000

6.

Modernization fee

300

300

300

300

7.

Alumni Life Membership Fee (NS)

1000

1000

1000

1000

8.

Publication Fee (NS)

250

250

250

250

Total A

3050

3050

3050

3050

B. Semester Fees

1.

Tuition Fee

0

100000

33334

0

2.

Examination Fee

350

350

350

350

3.

Registration – Enrollment Fee

200

200

200

200

4.

Gymkhana Fee

1250

1250

1250

1250

5.

Medical Fee

700

700

700

700

6.

Student Wellness Fee

100

100

100

100

7.

Medical Insurance Premium                                                                                      

1400

1400

1400

1400

8.

Hostel Seat Rent *

5000

5000

5000

5000

9.

Fan, Electricity & Water charges *

750

750

750

750

Total B

9750

109750

43084

9750

C. Deposits (refundable)

 

 

 

 

1.

Institute Deposit

1000

1000

1000

1000

2.

Library Deposit

1000

1000

1000

1000

Total C

2000

2000

2000

2000

Total Institute Fee for Hostelers (A+B+C)

14800

114800

48134

14800

Total Institute Fee for Day-Scholars  [A+(B-*)+C+II(3)]

15050

115050

48384

15050

II. Hostel & Mess Charges for GE/OBC/EWS and SC/ST/PwD

1.

Admission Fee

250

2.

Hostel Deposit (NS)-(refundable)

3000

3.

Estt. “A” Charges

6000

4.

Estt. “B” Charges

1500

5.

SWD

50

6.

Advanced Dinning charges

19800

Total

30600

 

NS - Non-Statutory fees

*  - For Hostelers only

 

All the eligible students shall have access to loan under Vidyalaxmi scheme

 

Hostel rooms are allotted on sharing basis. If you wish to be a day scholar, you should register your name in the Office of the Associate Dean of Students and obtain day scholar certificate immediately after admission.

 


Academic Structure:

Academic Programmes

 

IIT Tirupati offers following Bachelor of Technology programmes for the academic year 2019-20:

 

Programme

Intake

Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

34

34

45

45

45

 

In all the B. Tech programmes, credit based curriculum for 8 semesters will be followed. Each course is evaluated on a 10 point grading system with letter grades. The Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) is calculated at the end of each semester.

 

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), and Master of Science (MS) by Research in all the streams have been started from the academic year 2017-18. M.Tech programs in Mechanical (Design & Manufacturing), Electrical (Signal Processing & Communication) and Computer Science disciplines have been launched from August 2018. Further, M.Tech program in Civil Engineering in three streams Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, Structural Engineering, Transportation & Infrastructure Engineering are going to be started from the Academic Year 2019-20. M.Sc., Programme in Mathematics & Statistics is also going to be started from the Academic Year 2019-20.

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Rules For Change Branch:

Change of branch may be permitted subject to the following rules:

1.    Such change will be considered only at the end of the first year. The performance during the first year will be the basis for consideration for change of branch.

2.    All students who have successfully completed the first year of the course will be eligible for consideration for change of branch, subject to the availability of vacancies.

3.    In making a change of branch, the strength of a class should not fall below the existing strength by more than ten percent and should not go above the sanctioned strength by more than ten percent. For this purpose, the strength in both cases refers to the total strength of the students in the class.

4.    However, a minimum of one student will be eligible for consideration for change of branch from each discipline at the end of the first year, irrespective of the regulation.

5.    If a student with a higher GPA is not offered a particular branch because of other constraints, this should not be offered to any other students with a lower GPA even if he/she is eligible on the basis of the existing norms.

6.    Change of branch rules is subject to revision from time to time and the decision of the Senate will be final and binding.

Faculty:

 IIT Tirupati propelled its academic programmes with the help of faculty members from IIT Madras. The Institute also utilised the services of many senior faculty members retired from other IITs, and academic institutions of high repute. Currently, IIT Tirupati has 71 highly motivated faculty members for teaching and research including eight senior Professors. Another 15 offers have been made at the levels of Assistant, Associate Professors and Professors who are expected to join the Institute in next two months. Shortly, the total faculty strength of the Institute will reach 86.   

Facilities:

Hostels

Hostels are existing at the permanent campus to accommodate 860 students including the freshers joining in the Academic Year 2019-20 with common dining facility.

Sports

IIT Tirupati  has a fully functional sports auditorium including  3 shuttle courts with  international standards. A cricket ground with proper pitch and a running track has nearly reached completion.  Volleyball and basketball facilities are also expected to be completed by this July. A fully functional gymnasium with proper facilities has also been developed.The institute has permanent Physical Education Officer and Physical Instructor to encourage sports and fitness among our students. Coaches for each sport are also being hired.

Medical Facilities

The following arrangements are made to avail the medical facilities by students, faculty and staff in reputed hospitals in Tirupati:

·      Day care treatment service at IIT Tirupati Health Centre

·      Ambulance service to transport medical patients for emergency treatment and also provide medical care to the patient

·      Defibrillator for cardiopulmonary resuscitation(CPR)

·      Health Education talks by leading Doctors at IIT Tirupati Campus

·      Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Apollo Pharmacy for dispensing medicines at IIT Tirupati Health Centre

·      MoU with Helios Hospital for outpatient treatment / consultation for Students, Faculty, Staff and their dependant family members as per CGHS tariff

·      MoU with Ramadevi Hospital for outpatient treatment / consultation for Students, Faculty, Staff and their dependant family members as per CGHS tariff

 

Student Life at Institute:

The permanent campus of IITT is located at Yerpedu, while the temporary campus is at Renigunta road Tirupati. The students of IIT Tirupati are provided 24/7 Wifi facilities along with proper accommodation facilities for all students on campus. It also has well equipped classrooms with modern teaching aids,  laboratories  and video conferencing facilities. The permanent campus also has a Health centre with two permanent Doctors and an ambulance stationed 24/7 on campus. The hostels have air conditioned common rooms and  TV rooms, the atmosphere in these places is truly electrifying. The Institute also has Open Air Theatre (OAT) for screening movies and some sports events like IPL. The institute witnesses several activities like cultural nights and individual events of various clubs thus ensuring the all round development of the students. Although fairly an young Institute, it is  the first  IIT to complete the transit campus in record time. The guidance and counselling unit (GCU) also conducts several activities such as the Outbound training program, where students go through a two day training program to promote team work confidence and build camaraderie among the students. GCU also conducts in-person and online counselling sessions for the needy. The students now enjoy  a fully developed campus with adequate facilities and also have an active life in co- and extra curricular domains apart from academics.

Financial Assistance:

Financial Assistance available to B. Tech Students

The scholarships available to the students admitted to the B. Tech programme of the Institute include Institute Merit-cum-Means (MCM) Scholarship, SC/ST Scholarship, and Institute Free Studentship as per Government of India norms. A table is given below for reference:

 

SC/ST Scholarship:

SC/ST scholarship awarded to SC/ST students whose parental income less is than Rs.4.5 Lakhs

Eligibility

Parental Annual Income Rs.4.5 Lakhs (renewed every semester - subject to a minimum GPA of 5 in the previous Semester)

Tuition Fees

Exemption from the payment of tuition fees.

Mess Charges

Free Messing  Basic Menu upto a maximum of  Rs. 8000/- per semester


Pocket Allowance

 

Rs.250/- per month

(The pocket allowance is provided to take care of expenses relating to purchase of notebooks, books, consumables, etc.)

Hostel Seat Rent

Waiver

 

Institute Merit-cum-Means (MCM) Scholarship:

MCM scholarships are awarded for 25% of students admitted

Eligibility

Parental Annual Income Rs.4.5 Lakhs

(renewal of scholarship every semester is subject to a minimum GPA of 5.0 in previous Semester)

Tuition Fees

Exemption from the payment of tuition fees.

Allowance

Rs.1000/- per month

 

Institute Free Studentship:

Institute Free Studentship: For 10% of students

Eligibility

Parental Annual Income Rs.4.5 Lakhs

(renewed every semester subject to a minimum GPA of 5 in the previous Semester)

Tuition Fees

Exemption from the payment of tuition fees.

 

The Dean of Academic Affairs will lay down the administrative procedures to be followed in the selection of the students for the award of the scholarships consistent with existing Government regulations if any. The number and names of the selected candidates will be reported to the Senate.

Training & Placement:

Career Development Center at IIT Tirupati has a dedicated team of faculty and staff for interacting with various leading Indian and International companies with an aim of facilitating career opportunities to the students. 

The major functions of CDC are

  1. To invite industries and organizations of repute for providing employment opportunities to students and assisting them in the placement process at IIT Tirupati campus.
  2. To arrange summer internships for B. Tech students after 6th semester in partial fulfillment of their degree requirements.
  3. To organise lectures and workshops for students to provide useful information on career counselling, interview techniques and soft skills development. 


CDC was instrumental in placing more than 75% of 2019 batch students who registered for placements across 43 leading companies with the highest package of 22 Lpa. Some of the recruiters were  Honeywell Technology Solutions, Mathworks, Envestnet Yodlee, Versa Networks, Fincare, iManage, TCS, Bosch, L&T group. 


The 2020 graduating batch of 113 students has officially registered 100% summer internships this year. Some of the leading companies/academic institutions which offered internships were Texas A&M University, IISc, TCS, Microsoft, Amazon, Zen3, Ashok Leyland, Alstom, Danieli, Aecom,. The students were offered diverse roles across various domains.


Further information on CDC activities can be found at http://cdc.iittp.ac.in

Industry And Alumni Relations:
Industry Relations:
IIT Tirupati is building strong relations with the Industry. The Institute has recently entered into numerous collaborations with organizations such as Venusgeo/7InQ, Toshiba, NVIDIA and Analog Devices for R&D collaboration. MoUs have been signed with various CSIR laboratories such as Central Electronics Engineering Institute and Structural Engineering Research Centre, the Ground Water & Water Audit (GW&WA) Department of the Government of Andhra Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board (APPCB) and Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Government of India. Our faculty have started delivering short workshops on various topics such as welding, tuner technology, etc specifically targeted to the industry. Together with the Confederation of Indian Industries and Texas A&M University, IIT Tirupati organized the Industry 4.0 conference to  discuss opportunities, challenges and preparedness for cyber-physical systems. 

Alumni Affairs:
During July-August 2019, the very first batch of B.Tech., students would be passing out from IIT Tirpati. Hence as such our Pioneer Alumni are being registered and as we progress we would bring in many programs to keep the “Connect” between our Institute and Alumni as well as draw on their support as part of “Giving Back” to the institute. 
Recreational/Extra Curricular activities:
On the cultural front IIT Tirupati has several clubs related to Acting, Photography (PFC) , Debating, Quizzing, Dance, Music etc. IIT Tirupati conducts a plethora of extra curricular activities for the students. These activities provide students a get away from day to day tensions and relax themselves.The Aranya trekking club conducts trekking activities at near by waterfalls around Tirupati. The picturesque sights and the breathtaking waterfalls help them connect with nature. The Chaturanga club  also conducts chess events where students rack their brains on the 64 squared battlefield .Traditional festivals are celebrated with great pomp and  ethnic programs help students in connecting to their roots. Traditional events are also held by organisations such as SPIC MACAY to promote awareness about our traditions. Tirutsava, the Techno-cultural fest, of IIT Tirupati had also witnessed a variety of cultural and technical events. Our students also participate in inter college events like Inter-IIT Culturals. With thriving clubs and  active support from the institute IIT Tirupati is moving towards having a vibrant cultural scenario on campus.
Location and Accessibility:

Location and Accessibility:

The temporary campus of IIT Tirupati is located on the premises of Krishna Theja Educational Institutions on Tirupati-Renigunta Road. It is situated at a distance of 5 km from the centre of Tirupati town, 4 km Renigunta Junction, and 8 km from the Tirupati International Airport.

 

The permanent campus of the Institute is located on the Yerpedu–Venkatagiri Highway in Merlapaka Village, 22 km from Tirupati town, 16 km from Renigunta Junction, 13 km from Srikalahasti Railway Station and 14 km from the Tirupati International Airport with a scenic mountain backdrop. The campus is very well connected to the other parts of the country by road, rail, and air. 


Route map : http://iittp.ac.in/images/routemap.jpg

Academic Programwise Seats breakup:
Institute CodeProgram CodeAcademic Program NameState/All India SeatsSeat PoolOPENOPEN-PwDGEN-EWSGEN-EWS-PwDSCSC-PwDSTST-PwDOBC-NCLOBC-NCL-PwDTotal(includes Female Supernumerary)
Program-Total
Seat Capacity Female Supernumerary
121 4107 Chemical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 12 1 1 0 3 1 2 0 8 0 28
34 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6
(including "0" Supernumerary)
121 4109 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 12 1 1 0 4 0 2 0 7 1 28
34 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6
(including "0" Supernumerary)
121 4110 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 17 0 1 0 6 0 3 0 9 1 37
45 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 8
(including "0" Supernumerary)
121 4111 Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 16 1 1 0 6 0 3 0 9 1 37
45 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 8
(including "0" Supernumerary)
121 4125 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 17 0 1 0 6 0 2 1 10 0 37
45 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 8
(including "0" Supernumerary)
     Total Seats 87 5 0 0 30 1 14 1 52 3 203
203 0