Type of the institute: Indian Institute of Information Technology
Complete Mailing Address: WEBEL IT Park Campus, Near Budha Park, P.O. Kalyani, Dist. Nadia - 741235, West Bengal
Contact Person For Admission: Dr. Uma Das
Designation: Assistant Professor
Email: umakota@gmail.com
Alternate Email: umakota@gmail.com
Phone Nos: 9831264161
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About the Institute:

The Indian Institute of Information Technology Kalyani has been setup with an objective to produce best-in-class human resources in IT and to harness the multidimensional facets of IT in various domains. IIIT Kalyani strives to evolve into a world-class academic institution with the highest quality of education and research facilities and produce industry ready IT graduates to meet the industry demands. The institute will act as a catalyst in fostering an innovative entrepreneur-focused ecosystem to ensure that new products, solutions and IP are created in the State taking advantage of the intellectual capital of the State.

IIIT Kalyani has been set up at Kalyani, West Bengal by Government of India (MHRD), Government of West Bengal and industry partners on a Not-for-profit Public Private Partnership (N-PPP) basis, being funded in the ratio of 50:35:15 respectively by the above three parties. Additionally, the Government of West Bengal has lent support to the institute by granting 50 acres of land for setting up the Campus. The industry partners of IIIT Kalyani are Coal India Ltd. and Rolta Foundation for the present.

The institute is run by the Board of Governors of IIIT Kalyani whose members include the representatives of Government of India (MHRD), Government of West Bengal, industry partners and eminent people from academia, industry and civil society.

Mentor Institute

Presently, the institute is being mentored by Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur with Prof. Partha P. Chakrabarti, Director, IIT Kharagpur as Mentor Director and Prof. Anupam Basu, Director, NIT Durgapur & Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Kharagpur as Executive Director/Professor-In-Charge.

IIIT Kalyani has been attributed the status of Institute of National Importance (INI) by the cabinet in March 2017.

While construction has been started in the land provided, the institute is presently running from the campus at WEBEL IT Park, Kalyani.

More details can be obtained from www.iiitkalyani.ac.in

Fee Structure:

The fee structure per semester effective for academic session 2018 – 2019 to be paid into Institute Account is as follows.

1. Tuition Fees Rs. 90,000/-
2. Registration/Admission fee Rs. 500/- (One time)
3. Identity Card Fee Rs. 120/- (One time)
4. Students’ activities fee Rs. 500/-
5. Infrastructural Maintenance fee Rs. 500/-
6. Examination fee 500/-
7. Grade Card/Provisional Certificate Fee Rs. 200/-
8. Transport fee Rs. 3000/-
9. Hostel Overhead Fee Rs 3000/-
11. Library Caution Money Rs. 1000/- (One time)
12. Institute Caution Money (refundable) Rs. 2000/- (One tine)

Total Rs. 1,01,320/-

Hostel Fees* to be paid by Hosteler in Institute Hostel account

Hostel Admission Fee           Rs. 1000/- (One-Time)
Hostel Caution Money Deposit (Refundable)   Rs. 3000/- (One-Time)
Hostel Establishment & Maintenance Charge   Rs. 1000/- (per semester)
Hostel Rent in Advance**      Rs. 18,000/- (per semester)
Mess charges for four months Rs. 14000/- (On actual basis).

Total   Rs. 37000/-

*May vary by decision of competent authority.
** with 10% increase every year


Academic Structure:

IIIT Kalyani is currently offering B. Tech. in COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING. The course constitutes theoretical and engineering aspects of Computer Architecture, System and Application Software, Computer Networks, Data Science, and Security. Adequate emphasis is also given to Programming, Algorithm Design and Analysis, Formal Languages and Automata Theory.

Details of Faculty members can be found at http://iiitkalyani.ac.in/html/faculty.html

Computer Science and Engineering:

Dr. Imon Mukherjee
Ph.D. [Jadavpur University]

Dr. SK Hafizul Islam
Ph.D. [IIT(ISM) Dhanbad]

Dr. Sandip Karmakar
Ph.D. [IIT Kharagpur]

Dr. Sanjoy Pratihar
Ph.D. [IIT Kharagpur]

Dr. Oishila Bandyopadhyay
Ph.D. [IIEST Shibpur]

Dr. Sanjay Chatterji
Ph.D. [ IIT Kharagpur ]

Dr. Debasish Bera
Ph. D. [IIT Kharagpur]

Dr. Bhaskar Biswas
Ph. D. [Joining on 1st August 2018]


Dr. Uma Das
Ph. D. [Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad]

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Dr. Dalia Nandi (Das)
Ph.D. [University of Calcutta]

Dr. Tamal Ghosh
Ph.D. [IIT Hyderabad]


Dr. Anirban Laxman
Ph. D. [IIT(ISM), Dhanbad]


Software and Hardware Labs

The institute is equipped with software and hardware labs. There are three software and four hardware labs. The software labs house state-of-the-art educational software and are powered by Windows and Linux. The hardware labs are used for electronics, digital systems and embedded systems experiments.

Special Classrooms with Video Conferencing

Smart classrooms, with video conferencing facilities are being constructed. Faculties and industry experts from distant locations can take classes and interact with the students through video conferencing in the classrooms.


The institute has its own library with quality books counting to more than 2400. Further, IIIT Kalyani is developing cooperative arrangements with the American library and with National Digital Library for its students. 


The institute provides accommodation for outstation students on payment basis in rented apartments. Separate accommodation is provided for boy and girl students.

Bus Service

Bus service is provided for students staying in the hostel from hostel to the institute and back.


Medical facilities in case of emergencies are facilitated by the institute. There is arrangement with JNMH at Kalyani for medical emergencies.

Financial Assistance:

Scope of Financial Aid

The Institute provides information to its students for obtaining scholarships under the schemes of Central and State Governments.

Since State Government and Central Government agencies have a large number of schemes to provide scholarship to students, the admission office will help the students to apply for such opportunities.

Tuition fee waiver scholarship in the form of full/half free studentship will be awarded strictly on merit cum means basis as per the notification of the W.B. Government.

Training & Placement:

IIIT Kalyani is having a successful placement session for 2017-18. Some of the companies where our students got placed are: NDL, FOSSEE, Ittiam, Mihup, Apt Software, Smartprix, Infologitech Systems, Adecco etc. The selection process for some companies are still going on. Two students got selected in IISc Bangalore and IIM Bangalore for higher studies.The students got offers from both on-campus and online/off-campus selection process. The statistics so far is:

Category CSE

Total Students Registered    40

Total Jobs Offered                44

Average Salary                     3 LPA

Total Students Selected        32

Students Going for Higher Studies          2

Students Starting their Own Company    0

Highest Salary                                          10 LPA

Percentage of Students Placed                   85%

Training and Placement Officer: Mr. Sudeep Chowdhury
Mob: 9836075844
Industry And Alumni Relations:

The industry partners of IIIT Kalyani are Coal India Ltd., Rolta Foundation and WEBEL.

Location and Accessibility:


Kalyani is located in the Nadia district of West Bengal, within the Kolkata metropolitan area and is the administrative headquarter of Kalyani subdivision. Situated on the banks of Hooghly River, the city is spread over a sprawling area of 29.14 square kilometres (11.25 sq mi). Kalyani being a planned town, is characterized by underground sewerage system, paved roads forming rectangular grids, tree lined avenues and community parks.

The infrastructure in Kalyani has been adequately developed to give it a rich ambience for education and industrial growth with its roads, railways, river, power supply, underground sewerage system, solid waste management, fire brigade and police administration. Other than Indian Institute of Information Technology Kalyani, the city boasts to have two universities—Kalyani University and Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya. Institutes of national importance like IISER and NIBMG have also got their campuses in Kalyani. The All India Institute of Medical Science will soon make its presence in Kalyani. In addition to the above, Kalyani is having three major hospitals and a medical college.

Reaching IIIT Kalyani

Air Connectivity

The nearest airport from Kalyani is Netaji Subhash Chanda Bose International Airport, Kolkata, the capital of West Bengal. The road distance from Kalyani to Kolkata airport is around 45 km and the normal travel time is approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes.

Rail Connectivity

There are around 80 trains running daily connecting Kalyani and Kolkata and the travel time is around 1 hour and 30 minutes.

Road Connectivity

Kalyani is well connected by road link and is easily accessible by private transport and bus service from different places. The important bus routes connecting Kalyani are : Kalyani – Kolkata,  Kalyani – Siliguri, Kalyani – Barakar (Bardhaman). Kalyani is linked with two very important National Highways via the Iswar Gupta Bridge, Delhi Road (NH 2) and Mumbai Road (NH 6).

Academic Programwise Seats breakup:
Institute CodeProgram CodeAcademic Program NameState/All India SeatsSeat PoolOPENOPEN-PwDSCSC-PwDSTST-PwDOBC-NCLOBC-NCL-PwDTotal(includes Female Supernumerary)
Seat Capacity Female Supernumerary
304 4110 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 63 3 18 1 9 1 33 2 130
130 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
(including "0" Supernumerary)
     Total Seats 63 3 18 1 9 1 33 2 130
130 0