Type of the institute: Indian Institute of Information Technology
Complete Mailing Address: Indian Institute of Information Technology Kottayam Valavoor.P.O, Pala, Kottayam-686635, Kerala, India
Contact Person For Admission: Mr M Radhakrishnan
Designation: Registrar, IIIT Kottayam
Email: registrar@iiitkottayam.ac.in
Alternate Email: ebindeniraj@iiitkottayam.ac.in
Phone Nos: 91-0482-2202100
Fax No: 0471 2778044
Mobile No.: 9443130434
About the Institute:

Indian Institute of Information Technology Kottayam, at Valavoor, Kottayam, Kerala http://www.iiitkottayam.ac.in/  is one among the 20 new IIITs that have been proposed across the country by the Government of India. The institute is implemented on  public-private partnership (PPP) mode with funding from the Central Government, State government and Private Partners. The Institute started admitting students from the academic year  2015-16  and now functioning in its own campus at Pala, Kottayam.

The institute is now declared as an Institution of National Importance by the Government of India and managed under the provisions of IIIT(PPP)Act 2017.

Fifty three acres of land have been allocated for the project by Govt.of Kerala. The construction and development of the campus has been planned in three phases. The first two phases, which include the basic academic, administrative and other developments, is estimated to cost Rs. 128 crore, which will be shared by the Central ,State government and the industry partners in the ratio oF 50:35:15. The estimated cost of the third phase, which is envisaged as an expansion of the existing facility, will be around Rs. 70 crore.  

The Institution offers specialized courses covering all major research domains of Computer Science and Engineering viz Data science, Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, Parallel Computing, HPC, Programming languages, Bioinformatics, and so forth, as part of the 4 year B.Tech / BTech-Hons program with equal emphasis on innovation and incubation.

In addition, Institute offers Ph.D program in CSE/ECE and Mathematics. 

IIIT Kottayam campus is established at Valavoor, Pala, Kottayam, which is located in the southern part of Kerala, commonly referred to as God’s Own Country. 

Presently the Institution is functioning  under the leadership of Dr. Rajiv Vasantarao Dharaskar, Director. Mr. M. Radhakrishnan is the Registrar and Dr. M. P. Rajan is the Prof. In charge and Dean academics. 

The following documents are required to be produced (Original + attested copy)

 

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IIIT KOTTAYAM

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Provisional seat allocation/Admission Letter, downloaded from JoSAA website.

2

Document verification completion letter, issued by JoSAA Reporting

3

Original admit card of JEE (Main) 2019.

4

Score card of JEE (main) 2019.

5

10th standard / Matriculalation or equivalent certificate or any other certificate issued by government authorities as proof for date of birth.

6

Medical Examination report produced at the time of reporting .

7

(a )

Mark Sheet/grade card of the qualifyiing examination.

(b)

Pass Certificate of the qualifying examination.

8

School Leaving/ transfer certificate from the institution last attended.

9

Character and Conduct Certificate from the institution last attended.

10

Character and Conduct Certificate from a Gazetted Officer issued after January 31 , 2019 for candidates who have passed the qualifying examination in years prior to the academic year  2018-2019.

11

Community Certificate in the from prescribed by govt. of India and issued by the competent Authority in case of SC/ST candidates.

12

Income and nativity certificate in case of SC/ST/OEC candidates from Kerala for scholarship purpose , if applicable

13

Community certificate in the case of OBC -NCL candidates from a competent authority (not below the rank of a Tahsildar) indicating the status regarding Creamy Layer in the format prescribed by JoSAA 2019 .

14

(a)

Passport size photographs(5 nos).

(b)

Stamp size photograph (2 nos).

Fee Structure:

The tuition fee approved for the BTech program (2019 admission) is Rs. 1,98,000/-(One Lakh Ninenty Eight Thousand Only) per year. 

The initial payment for the first semester shall be Rs. 99,000/- as tuition fee, Rs 23,100/- as hostel fee, Rs. 21,000/- as Mess advance & Rs. 874 towards medical insurance. 

Academic Structure:

Currently  B.Tech. course in Computer Science and Engineering is offered. The Classes for the first batch commenced in August 2015. Senior Faculty members  from other Institutions of National Importance like , IITs, IISERs, NITs  etc are mentoring the young and vibrant faculty team of IIIT Kottayam . Only those faculty with PhD degree from reputed national Institutions and having a flare for teaching and research are engaged by IIITKottayam. 

IIIT Kottayam follows  an innovative and dynamic curriculum at par with other Institutions of National Importance with  focus on the demands of industry and  research. Most of the core courses are covered in first two years and the the second half of the B.Tech program largely comprises of need based courses focusing on the demands of the the industry as well as thrust  on research. 

Rules For Change Branch:

No such provision is available.
Faculty:

IIIT Kottayam is composed of the world-class qualified faculty members who are eager to continue research and contribute to the Indian/International society along with their wards. They design the courses as per the needs of the partnered industries and international requirements. They are passionate enough to mentor/guide students apart from their working hours while ensuring the technological growth of individuals. The current listing of faculties are as follows:

  1. Dr. Rajiv Vasantarao Dharaskar( Director, IIIT Kottayam)
  2. Prof.M.P.Rajan, Dean, Academic ( IISER,TVM)
  3. Dr. Bini A.A, Assistant Professor (Ph.D - NIT, Suratkal)
  4. Dr.Ebin Deni Raj, Assistant Professor (Ph.D - VIT-Vellore)
  5. Dr.Shajulin Benedict, Assistant Professor (Post Doc. - Technical University Munich, Germany)
  6. Dr. Bakkiyaraj Thankarasu, Assistant Professor (Ph.D - Univ.of Madras, Chennai)
  7. Dr. Renjith P, Visiting faculty (Ph.D - IIITDM, Kancheepuram)
  8. Dr. Jaise Jose, Assistant Professor (Ph.D - IISER-Trivandrum)
  9. Dr. Gopakumar G. Visiting Faculty  , ( NIT Calicut)
  10. Dr. Ranjit Thomas Abraham, Visiting Faculty (Ph.D - Anna University-Coimbatore)
  11. Dr. Arun Cyril Jose ,Assistant Professor (Ph.D - University of Pretoria, S.Africa)
  12. Dr. Manikandan V.M., Visiting faculty (Ph.D - IIITDM, Kancheepuram)
  13. Dr. Panchami V, Assistant Professor (Ph.D - Anna University - Chennai )

The list of adjunct faculties for IIIT Kottayam are listed as follows:

  1. Dr.Narayan D., Director , GIFT TVM
  2. Dr.Gopakumar G, Assistant Professor, NIT Calicut
  3. Dr.Vinaya Kumar, Govt.Arts College, TVM
  4. Dr.Devaraj IISER TVM.
  5. Dr.Sivaranjan Reddy, IISER TVM
  6. Dr Sasikumaran Sreedharan,Professor and Chairman(Formerly),Department of ComputerEngineering,Faculty of Computer Science,King Khalid University, Ministry of Higher Education, Saudi Arabia.
  7. Dr.Antony Palackal, Loyola College , TVM
  8. Dr.Shabu B. Raju, , DRDO
  9. Dr.Guram Donadze, IISER TVM
  10. Dr.Viji Z Thomas ,IISER TVM
  11. Dr.Harilal Madhavan, IISER TVM
Facilities:

The academic activities are conducted at the permanent campus of  IIIT Kottayam at Pala, Valavoor. Students shall be joining and reporting at this location. Hostel Facility is available for Boy's and Girls students. Students run the cooperative mess based on their menu in hostels.

Separate hostel accommodation is provided for boys and girls. There is one large hostel for boys and one hostel for girls. All the hostels have common rooms, 24 hour Wifi-connectivity and recreational centres where newspapers, magazines and TVs are available. Round the clock water and electricity is provided. Laundry equipments are also available in the hostels.  Around the clock security staff and Maintenance staff are available in the campus.

IIIT-K students have access to round the clock medical facility. A fully equipped ambulance handles emergency cases. Medical facilities are given vital importance and each student is given complete care.

State of the art Labs/Infrastructures: IIIT Kottayam continue constructing buildings and establishing research labs based on the requirement of faculty/industries. Constructing several research labs such as IoT Cloud research lab, Computer Networking lab, 3D printing design lab, and so forth are on progress at IIIT Kottayam for improving the practical knowledge of students.  Selective students could visit leading industries (including AIM-Aayog, Intel, CDAC, NIWE) and international Universities such as University of Innsbruck, Austria, University of Klagenfurt Austria, Technical University ]Munich Germany, and so forth where our faculties are collaborated with research ideas.

Library :IIIT Kottayam has a comprehensive collection of computer Science text books, literature, reports, and management  books at its Library. The Institute has a subscription to IEEE CSDL, magazines, newspapers and databases, which can be accessed free-of-charge by all Students. The Library is enriched with a vast collection of print and electronic resources in various area of interest.All library related resources are available on an open source digital platform Koha.
Student Life at Institute:

All efforts are made to ensure a vibrant and creative students life at par with other Institutions of national institutions within the constrains of the ongoing construction activities of the second phase of infrastructure development.

Life at IIIT Kottayam: IIIT Kottayam ensures a 100 percent anti-ragging campus. The new comers of this institute are well-treated without inequity and gender bias. Tutors are assigned to each students in order to ensure a FEEL-AT-HOME environment during their stay at IIIT Kottayam (right from their initial stay at the campus). A high-speed internet and library connections / IEEE subscriptions keep motivating our IIIT Kottayam students for developing innovative solutions during their stay.

Skill Development: IIIT Kottayam offers several forum for students to organize and develop their skill sets. Clubs such as Technical Club, IEEE ,ACM,students, Sports club, Cultural club, Social and Literature club, Coding club and so forth have enabled most of the students to impart their leadership skills at IIIT Kottayam.

Location Benefits: IIIT Kottayam is located in the central part of Kerala, phrased as God’s Own Country. Kerala is the state with 100 percentage literacy; it is a business hub for trading spices and is an industrial sector for rubber industries, including MRF tyres. IIIT Kottayam is located in an ideal place where students could reach Trivandrum, Kochi, or Bangalore for establishing business and research developments. Please visit www.iiitkottayam.ac.in for further information.

Financial Assistance:
IIIT Kottayam encourages the students to apply for various agencies offering financial assistance. Currently, no direct financial assistance is available from the institution. All the students including SC/ST have to pay the tuition fee, hostel fee etc. The students should apply for scholarship, bank loads, and fee concession directly to the respective State Government / Authorities. Such applications are always recommended and forwarded for the benefits of the students.
Training & Placement:

The students of IIITKottayam are exposed to real world problems to make them ready for Internships/placements from the first semester itself.

Placements / Internships: Leading industries keep lining up for conducting interviews and placement/internship drives to our students. In fact, the students of IIIT Kottayam could easily attract industries for pursuing internship during their summer/winter vacations (4 months per year). Most often, these internships do lead to their future placement offers. During internships in the previous years, our students have attracted over Rs.15000 to Rs.35000/- per month from leading industries, including Bosch, TCS, NIWE, US Technologies, and so forth. A full fledged Training and placement cell is functioning in the Institute  and all the students of the first batch  except those opted for higher studies were placed .WIPRO, TCS, NISSAN DIGITAL, GADGEON , MIND TREE, MPHASIS etc are the leading recruiters, giving the credit to the institute to achieve more than 70% placements for the first batch of Students with 20% of the students getting more than one offer. The institute is making constant endeavors to polish the students’ skills as regards with soft skills and technical skills. 

Some of the internship details are as shown below:

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Name

Name of Organization

                                     2015 Batch_  Odd  Semester  2017-18

1

2015BCS0031

Mr.Shubham Kumar

Sopra Steria,Noida

2

2015BCS0004

Ms.Anju Mary Peter

IT Dept,South Indian Bank

2

2015BCS0025

Mr.Posipogu Anand Bharath

DRDO

3

2015BCS0021

Mr.Meda Ravali

DRDO

4

2015BCS0022

Mr.Mood Dinesh

DRDO

5

2015BCS0012

Mr.Harshkumar Singh

DRDO

6

2015BCS0016

Mr.Koduru Jaswanth Kumar

DRDO

7

2015BCS0017

Mr.Kotlapudi Jaswanth

DRDO

8

2015BCS0006

Ms.Banavath Siva Shanthamani

BHEL

                                              2015 Batch_  EVEN SEMESTER   2017- 18

1

2015BCS0028

Mr.Savio Jose

IISC,Bengluru

2

2015BCS0004

Ms.Anju Mary Peter

TCS,Kochin

3

2015BCS0029

Mr.Shivendra Singh

BOSCH, Bengluru

4

2015BCS0027

Mr.Rajat Kumar

ITI,Naini

5

2015BCS0023

Ms.Munjuluri Srija Asritha

ONGC,Rajahmundry

6

2015BCS0008

Mr.Beevara Ravi  Varma Kumar

ONGC,Rajahmundry

7

2015BCS0001

Mr.A.V.Manikyala Rao

ONGC,Rajahmundry

8

2015BCS0010

Ms.Eslavath Ramya

BHEL,Hyderabad

 

2016 Batch _Even 2019

1

2016BCS0001

A. Vanshika Jain

Sree Harikota

2

2016BCS0002

Abhishek Kumar

WB Web Development  solution

3

2016BCS0005

Amritha Haridasan

Indian Academy of Sciences Summer Research Fellowship

4

2016BCS0007

Ankit Verma

SAG,DESIDOC

5

2016BCS0015

J Sai Madhav

ONGC

6

2016BCS0019

K. Daniel Kamal Raj

SHAR

7

2016BCS0023

N.Venkatasai

ONGC

8

2016BCS0025

Sahukari Omsai Chowdary

BHEL

9

2016BCS0026

P Sai Surya Kiran 

ONGC

10

2016BCS0027

Sameer Kumar Satyadashi

NOC

11

2016BCS0029

T.Ravindra

 In Nutantek solutions LLP as a Full-stack Developer

12

2016BCS0030

Vishnu s

IIT Madras

2017 Batch

13

2017BCS0008

ANSHUMAN MISHRA

 

14

2017BCS0012

ASHISH GUSAIN

Bharat Electronics Limited Uttarakhand

15

2017BCS0013

Ayush Rai


16

2017BCS0017

Dharavathu Neehari Naik


17

2017BCS0019

GARVIT SHARMA

BHU Varanasi

18

2017BCS0020

Gaurav Kanwat

 

19

2017BCS0021

G . Shivakrishna

 

20

2017BCS0023

Gunish

 

21

2017BCS0024

GUNJAN ASIT BAGDE

 

22

2017BCS0039

Satya Bhargavi

ECIL

23

2017BCS0047

Rishav Jaiswal

NOC

24

2017BCS0055

Satyam Raj

                     

25

2017BCS0067

Vishal Shivakumar Kanakamamidi

 Niflr Technologies Private Limited

2018 Batch

26

2018BCS0051

RACHIT VERMA

Concentrix India Private Limited Bangalore 

 

Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: IIIT Kottayam is designed in order to impart an entrepreneurial ecosystem in the campus. For instance, AIC-IIITKottayam, an incubation centre of IIIT Kottayam, is a vital resource to IIIT Kottayam students; AIC-IIITKottayam is a 10000 sq.feet incubation unit supported by AIM-NITI Aayog of India to the tune of Rs. 3.77 crore (shortlisted for the compliance). IIIT Kottayam, thus, helps students to continue championing in their career and attain goals with an entrepreneurial support. It provides tens of thousands of opportunities for them to interact with industrial experts, including MSMEs to MNCs.

Industry And Alumni Relations:

Various On-campus activities such as seminars,workshops,club activities,technical community meetings and various competitions are organised to boost the skills.

Some of our internship recruiters are

i) Bosch, Bangalore, India.

ii) TCS-Kochi, India.

iii) NIWE, Chennai, India.

iv) IISc, Bangalore, India.

v) Informatics, TUM, Germany.

Please visit http://www.iiitkottayam.ac.in/#!/placement for further information.
Recreational/Extra Curricular activities:
IIIT Kottayam offers several forum for students to organize and develop their skill sets. Clubs such as Sports club, Cultural club, Social and Literature club, and so forth have enabled most of the students to impart their leadership skills and extra curricular skills at IIIT Kottayam. Our students have  actively participated and attracted several prizes in the Inter-IIIT sports meet 2018 and 2019 respectively. Full fledged Gymnasium and service of a full time Physical education Instructor is available in the Institute with enough space for indoor and out door practice.  Please visit the web www.iiitkottayam.ac.in for details
Location and Accessibility:

Indian Institute of Information Technology Kottayam Valavoor.P.O, 
Pala, 
Kottayam-686635, 
Kerala,
India

Nearest Railway station: Kottayam Railway station - 30 KMs from Campus

Nearest Airport: Cochin International Airport - 65 KMs from Campus

Nearest KSRTC Bus Stand : Pala - 8 KMs from Campus



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
318 4110 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 59 2 11 1 17 1 9 0 31 1 132
132 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
(including "0" Supernumerary)
     Total Seats 59 2 0 0 17 1 9 0 31 1 132
132 0