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Type of the institute: National Institute of Technology
Complete Mailing Address: Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur P.O. Botanic Garden, Howrah 711 103, INDIA
Contact Person For Admission: Dr. Asok Adak and Sri Shib Sankar Basak
Designation: Associate Professor / Assistant Registrar
Email: ugadmission@iiests.ac.in
Alternate Email:
Phone Nos: 03326684561
Fax No: 03326687575
Mobile No.: 8017888951
About the Institute:

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur (IIEST, Shibpur) started its journey in 1856 as the Calcutta Civil Engineering College and emerged as a premier engineering college in pre-independence India. It was renamed the Bengal Engineering College, Shibpur, in 1920. The College received the status of Deemed University in 1993 and was subsequently transformed into the Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur, in 2004. The Institute was upgraded to an Institute of National Importance by the NITSER Act of the Parliament in 2014 and renamed as the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur. The Institute has fifteen departments of Engineering & Technology, Science and Humanities & Social Science disciplines. In addition to this, it has five research schools and two research centres dedicated to imparting education and conducting research in interdisciplinary areas. One of the remarkable strengths of the Institute is the pool of excellent faculty members. State-of-the-art research facilities and other academic resources are helpful in undertaking fruitful and relevant research at the Institute. The Institute’s century-old legacy has produced illustrious alumni who have made remarkable contributions in different fields across the globe. The current NIRF rankings 2020 of the Institute are 21 (Engineering), 6 (Architecture) and 43(overall).

For more details please consult our website www.iiests.ac.in.

Fee Structure:

The details of the institute fees per semester are given below.

Table 1: Details of fees to be paid for Day Scholar and Hostellers (B.Tech./B.Arch.) at the time of admission

Amount in rupees for OC/EWS/OBC with annual family income more than rupees 5.0 lakh

Amount in rupees for OC/EWS/OBC with annual family income between rupees 1 to Rs. 5 lakh

Amount in rupees for SC/ST/PwD & any other category with annual family income less than rupees 1.0 lakh

Without hostel

With hostel

Without hostel

With hostel

Without hostel

With hostel

71,000.00

[Including refundable caution money deposit of rupees 4,000.00]

1,00,500.00

[Including refundable caution money deposit of rupees 4,000.00 and mess advance of rupees 17,500.00, which will be adjusted against the actual food bill]

29,333.00

[Including refundable caution money deposit of rupees 4,000.00]

58,833.00

[Including refundable caution money deposit of rupees 4,000.00 and mess advance of rupees 17,500.00, which will be adjusted against the actual food bill]

8,500.00

[Including refundable caution money deposit of rupees 4,000.00]

38,000.00

[Including refundable caution money deposit of rupees 4,000.00 and mess advance of rupees 17.500.00, which will be adjusted against the actual food bill]

Detailed breakup of Institute Fees (Table 2A), Hostel Dues (Table 2B) and Mess Dues (Table 2C) are shown below

Table 2A: Details of Institute Fees per semester

Sl. No.

Item

Amount in rupees for OC/EWS/OBC with annual family income more than rupees 5.0 lakh

Amount in rupees for OC/EWS/OBC with annual family income between rupees 1 to Rs. 5

Amount in rupees for SC/ST/PwD & any other category with annual family income less than rupees 1.0 lakh

1

Admission Fee

500.00

500.00

500.00

2

Students Activity and Medical Insurance Fees

1,500.00

1,500.00

1,500.00

3

Infrastructure maintenance Fee

2,500.00

2,500.00

2,500.00

4

Examination Fee

1,000.00

1,000.00

1,000.00

5

Tuition Fee

62,500.00

20,833.00

-

6

Institute Caution Money (to be paid at the time of admission and refundable)

3,000.00

3,000.00

3,000.00

Total

71,000.00

29,333.00

8,500.00

 

 

Table 2B: Details of Hostel Dues per semester

Sl. No.

Item

Amount per Semester (Rupees)

1

Hostel Maintenance Charge

2,200.00

2

Seat Rent

1,000.00

3

Electricity and Water Charges

800.00

Total

4,000.00

 

Table 2C: Details of Mess Dues

Sl. No.

Item

Amount (Rupees)

1

Mess caution money (one time and refundable)

1,000.00

2

Mess Dues Advance (per semester and adjustable with the actual mess bills)

17,500.00

3

Mess Entrance Fee (per year and non-refundable)

3,000.00

4

Mess Establishment Fees (per semester and non-refundable)

4,000.00

Total amount payable at the time of admission

25,500.00

Academic Structure:
The Institute's academic activities are carried out through  three different faculties of study under the Dean (Academic)
  1. Engineering and Technology
  2. Basic and applied Sciences
  3. Humanities and Social Sciences

Under each faculty of studies there are a number of Departments, specialised Schools and Centres.

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY

(offering UG, PG and PhD Programme)

FACULTY OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES

(offering PG and PhD Programme)

FACULTY OF SOCIAL AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES

(offering PG and PhD Programme)

Department

School

Centre

Department

School

Centre

Department

School

Centre

Aerospace Engineering and Applied Mechanics

 

Architecture, Town and Regional Planning

 

Civil Engineering

 

Computer Science and Technology

 

Electrical Engineering

 

Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering

 

Information Technology

 

Mechanical Engineering

 

Metallurgy and Materials Engineering

 

Mining Engineering

School of Materials Science and Engineering

School of Mechatronics and Robotics

 

School of VLSI

 

School of Ecology, Infrastructure & Human Settlement Management (SEIHSM)

School of Safety and Occupational Health Engineering (SSOH)

 

 Purabi Das School of Information Technology


School of Disaster Mitigation Engineering (SDME)

Centre of Excellence for Green Energy and Sensor System (CEGESS)

 

Centre for Health Care Science and Technology

 

Chemistry

 

Earth Sciences

 

Mathematics

 

Physics

School of Community Science and Technology (SOCSAT)

 

 

 

Humanities and Social Sciences

    

     

School of Management Sciences (SOMS)

 

Rules For Change Branch:

Change of the branch is a privilege and not a right. Candidates admitted through JEE (Main) to B. Tech. programs (other than B. Arch students) only are eligible to be considered for a change of branch after the second semester.

Eligibility

a) The student must have completed all the credits prescribed in the first two semesters of the course, in his/her first attempt.

b) The student must have obtained a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) not lower than 8.0at the end of the Second Semester.

c) The student has successfully completed the NCC/ NSS etc., requirements.

d) No disciplinary action was taken against the student during the first two semesters.

Faculty:

The Institute offers course of studies in i) Engineering, Technology and Architecture; ii) Basic and Applied Sciences and iii) Social Sciences and Management Sciences.

The total number of regular faculty members (Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor) on employment is 208.  More than 50 senior and eminent professors (retired) are actively participating in the teaching and research programmes of the Institute as Contractual, Temporary Faculty, Visiting Faculty and different other honorary levels.

To view the faculty profiles please visit: https://www.iiests.ac.in/IIEST/FacultyList

Facilities:

Computer Centre

All Departments, Schools and Centres of the Institute have computing facilities for their students. In addition, there is a Central Computer Centre which provides computing facilities for UG & PG courses and research works. The Computer Centre along with the departments, schools, centers, offices and hostels are connected to a campus vide fibre optic network. The entire campus including the hostels is Wi-Fi enabled.

Library

The Institute has a separate library building which is kept open from 9:00 am to midnight. The library provides online search facilities (OPAC) of its database from any computer connected to the Internet and also from the computers in the library dedicated for the users. Currently, the library has more than 1.4 lakhs text and reference books, and 40,000 bound volumes of journals. It also has a huge collection of documents including patents, standards, technical reports and pamphlets. The library possesses a good collection of old and rare books and journals of the nineteenth century. The library is a member of the Indian National Digital Library in Engineering Science and Technology (INDEST) and UGC-INFONET Digital Library Consortium of Information and Library Network (INFLIBNET) Centre and provides online access to full text of journals including American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Economic and Political Weekly, IEEE /IIEE Electronic Library (IELOnline), ISID, JCCC@INFLIBNET, JSTOR, Science Direct, Springer Link and many others. It subscribes a large volume of e-books. The library also has different software which helps the students to write papers and reports in correct English with the plagiarism checking.

Workshop

The Workshop Complex has nine engineering workshops including Carpentry, Smithy, Welding and Painting, Fitting, Machine, Foundry and Pattern, Boiler, Electric, Automobile, and Project Model to offer workshop practice.

Accommodation

The Institute, with a student population of more than 4000, has 18 hostels including 3 girls’ hostels. However, residential accommodation of all students including UG students is not guaranteed due to shortage of seats in the hostels. Hostel accommodation shall be provided as per the availability of the rooms. All new UG students, who have been allotted hostel accommodation, should report themselves to the respective Hostel Warden on their first arrival at the Institute and produce the Receipt for the first installment of fees.

Hostel Dues and Mess Dues are to be paid by students residing in the hostels. All these dues are to be paid in advance at the time of admission to the first semester and also at the beginning of other semesters. The caution money, however, is to be paid one-time only during admission. The caution money shall be refunded after the completion of the course. However, caution money shall be forfeited if not claimed within one year after passing the course or leaving the Institution for any other reason, whichever is earlier. Students withdrawing from the Institute after admission may get some refund as per the refund policy of the Institute notified in the website.

All hostels residents should strictly abide the “Code of conduct for students / hostel residents” notified by the Institute which may be modified by the Competent authority from time to time. 

Health Service

The Institute has a hospital with Medical Officers and other supporting staff to serve the primary medical needs of the campus inmates. It provides 24 hours ambulance service. The hospital has an ID Ward to effectively isolate students suffering from infectious diseases. However, for serious cases the patients are referred to suitable city hospital.

Other Services

The Institute is provided with uninterrupted power supply and water supply. In addition, the Institute has its own captive generation plant and also water supply sources. There are three nationalized banks with ATM service inside the campus. The Institute has a well-managed guesthouse. The students can purchase their stationary items from two shops located near the main academic building.

Student Life at Institute:
Students’ Welfare

The Students' of the Institute are encouraged to express themselves by creative means through cultural, social and sports activities. Headed by the Dean of Students’ Welfare, the students of this Institute are encouraged to participate in sports and games as well as various cultural activities like music, photography, dramatics, paintings, model making, creative writing and debating etc. in the Students’ Centre for creative expressions.

The students organize various inter-hostel competitions. The annual cultural meet REBECA is usually organized by the students during Spring. The students enthusiastically participate in INSTRUO - an Annual techno-management festival, where students from many Institutes across the country participate. The ROBO darshan club is a very popular society.

Financial Assistance:

There is a 100% waiver of tuition fees for SC/ST/PwD students. A number of scholarships offered by the Global Alumni Association (GAABESU) of this Institute are also available to the students. For details, students are also advised to visit the website of GAABESU.

Training & Placement:

Department of Human Resource Management (HRM) is responsible for facilitating job placements as well as practical training for the engineering students of this Institute. The department assists the students in arranging training in industrial and educational establishments during summer vacation and also coordinates Post Graduate Practical Training for fresh graduates.

  1. The activities of the HRM department are given below.
  2. Facilitating on Campus / Off Campus selection process for job placements of the students
  3. Vocational Training / Internship Programme for students
  4. Grooming and counseling of the students
  5. Entrepreneurship development
  6. Exploring other career options for the students
  7. Remedial Training for students

Industry And Alumni Relations:

Institute has Alumni Cell and Industry Institute Partnership Cell (IIPC) to strengthen the bond between Industry, Alumni and Institute and leverage the direct industrial opportunities to our graduate and postgraduate students.

Recreational/Extra Curricular activities:

Office of the Dean of Students Welfare facilitates all students to use different facilities available at the campus. The students of this Institute are encouraged to participate in sports and games, various cultural activities like music, photography, dramatics, paintings, model making, creative writing, debating, as well as to explore innovation and incubation of business plans, etc. All students are encouraged to participate in games or some form of physical training. The students are advised to join the athletics Club and at least one of the societies in the Students’ Activity Centre. The campus has the following amenities for the students.

  1. Centre for Creative Expressions with different hobby clubs
  2. R. N. Banerjee Student Recreation Centre
  3. Institute Hall: A Multipurpose Auditorium
  4. Gymnasium
  5. Oval and Lords - Two sports grounds
  6. Swimming Pool
  7. Alpona Banerjee Memorial Centre for Innovation
  8. Basketball court
  9. Vivekananda Youth Circle
  10. Institute Guest House.
  11. Hospital with outdoor and indoor facilities.
  12. Student canteens /cafeteria
  13. Shanti-Neer: A Meditation Centre
  14. Tagore Green Business Incubation Centre 
Location and Accessibility:

IIEST, Shibpur, is conveniently located and well connected to all important locations in Howrah and Kolkata. Physically, it is adjacent to the A. J. C. Bose Indian Botanic Garden and only 1 km from Shalimar Railway Station. Howrah, Sealdah and Kolkata railway Stations are 6, 12 and 15 km away from the institute, respectively. Esplanade, the heart of the city of Kolkata, is only 9 km away and can be reached within 20 minutes by car and 30 minutes by bus. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata is about 30 km away and well connected through roadways. Several types of public transport facilities like bus, mini-bus, taxi, auto-rickshaw, e-rickshaw etc. are available to reach other locations in the cities of Howrah and Kolkata. 

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
232 4101 Aerospace Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 7 1 1 1 3 0 1 0 5 0 19
24 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 5
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4101 Aerospace Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 7 0 2 0 3 0 1 0 5 1 19
24 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4109 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 24 1 5 1 8 0 4 1 15 0 59
73 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 6 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 4 0 14
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4109 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 22 1 6 0 9 1 3 1 15 0 58
73 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 4 1 15
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4110 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 15 1 4 0 6 0 2 0 10 0 38
48 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 1 10
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4110 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 15 1 4 0 5 1 3 0 10 0 39
48 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4111 Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 15 1 4 0 5 0 3 1 10 0 39
48 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4111 Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 15 1 4 0 6 0 2 0 10 0 38
48 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 1 10
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4125 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 14 1 4 0 5 1 2 0 10 1 38
48 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 10
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4125 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 15 1 4 0 6 0 3 0 10 0 39
48 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 9
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4130 Mining Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 7 0 2 0 3 0 2 0 5 0 19
24 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 5
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4130 Mining Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 7 0 2 0 3 0 2 0 5 0 19
24 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4146 Information Technology (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 15 1 3 0 5 0 3 0 10 1 38
48 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 10
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4146 Information Technology (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 15 1 4 0 5 0 3 0 10 1 39
48 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 9
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4153 Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 10 0 3 0 4 0 2 0 7 1 27
33 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 6
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4153 Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 10 1 2 0 3 1 1 0 7 1 26
33 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 7
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4156 Metallurgy and Materials Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 7 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 5 1 19
24 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 4156 Metallurgy and Materials Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 7 1 2 0 3 0 1 0 5 0 19
24 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 5
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 5102 Architecture, Town and Regional Planning (5 Years, Bachelor of Architecture) WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
12 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3
(including "0" Supernumerary)
232 5102 Architecture, Town and Regional Planning (5 Years, Bachelor of Architecture) Other Than WEST BENGAL Gender-Neutral 4 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 3 0 10
12 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
(including "0" Supernumerary)
     Total Seats 295 15 0 0 109 6 54 3 196 10 764
764 0

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