To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Indian Institute of Technology
Motto in English
Knowledge is for the well-being of everyone
TypePublic technical university
Established2009 (14 years ago) (2009)
ChairmanK. Sivan[1]
DirectorSuhas S. Joshi
501.42 acres (2.0292 km2)[3]
Colours  Blue

Indian Institute of Technology Indore (IIT Indore) is an Institute of national importance located in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.[4] IIT Indore was founded in the year 2009. It was one of the eight new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) started by the government of India in the year 2009. IIT Indore is officially recognized as an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India.[5]

YouTube Encyclopedic

  • 1/5
    65 233
    209 186
    51 056
    16 821
    16 814
  • IIT INDORE | IIT INDORE CAMPUS TOUR | Indian Institute of Technology Indore
  • IIT INDORE College Review in One minute 🔥 #shorts #iitindore #jeemains #iitmotivation #iit
  • IIT Indore Campus Tour
  • IIT Indore Campus Tour | Indian Institute of Technology, Indore
  • IIT Indore Review | Fees | 56 LPA Placements | IIT Motivation | IIT Indore Campus



Founded in 2009, it is one of the eight new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India under The Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 2011 which declares eight new IITs as well as the conversion of Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University as IIT.[6] The Act was passed in the Lok Sabha on 24 March 2011[7] and by the Rajya Sabha on 30 April 2012.[8] Arjun Singh, the then HRD minister of India laid the foundation stone of IIT Indore on 17 February 2009 in its permanent campus located in Simrol, Indore, Madhya Pradesh. The institute worked from 2009 to 2010 in a temporary campus at Institute of Engineering and Technology[9] of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya[10] under mentorship of IIT Bombay with Dr. Pradeep Mathur as the founding director.[11][12] The first batch of IIT Indore graduated in 2013, and the institute celebrated its first Convocation Day on 8 June 2013.[13] Dr. Suhas Joshi, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Dean of Alumni & Corporate relations at IIT Bombay has been appointed as the new director at IIT Indore who succeeds the officiating director, Dr. Neelesh Kumar Jain.[14][15][16]


IIT Indore is located at Simrol, Khandwa Road. The campus sprawls across 501.42 acres. IIT Indore moved from the two rented campuses to its permanent campus in Simrol in October 2015.[3]

Learning Resource Centre (LRC)

IIT Indore's central library, the Learning Resource Centre is equipped with Online Information Resources. The library provides its users access to nearly 3800 electronic journals as well as access to databases such as ACM Digital Library, IEEE Xplore digital library, Science Direct, MathSciNet, JSTOR, SciFinder, Taylor and Francis, Wiley, and Springer. The library also provides air-conditioned and Wi-Fi enabled Reading Halls.[17]

Halls of Residence

Most students at IIT Indore reside in the halls of residence. The campus has five halls of residence named A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Homi Jehangir Bhabha, Vikram Sarabhai, C.V. Raman, and Devi Ahilya. The Devi Ahilya Hall of Residence is exclusively for the accommodation of women. Students are provided 5 BHK units to accommodate 5 students with one student per bedroom.[18]

Health Centre

Front view of Health Centre

IIT Indore’s Health Centre provides health services to the students, faculties, employees, guests and to the entire IIT Indore community. Some expert consultants or doctors visit the Health Centre for better treatment of the community once or twice a week.[19]

Entrance of IIT Indore
Vanadium Building
A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Hall of Residence

Organisation and administration


IITs are administered centrally by the IITs' Council, an apex body established by the Government of India. The Minister of Human Resource & Development, Government of India, is the Chairman of the council. Each Institute has a Board of Governors responsible for its overall administration and control. Ex-ISRO chief, Dr K Sivan was appointed as chairman of IIT Indore’s board of governors in September 2023.[20]

The senate, which consists of the heads, deans, and full professors of the institute, is the Apex Academic Body that decides the academic policies of the institute. It controls and approves the overall curriculum, courses, examinations, and results. It appoints committees to look into specific academic matters arising from time to time. The teaching, training, and research activities of various departments of the Institute are periodically reviewed to improve facilities and maintain standards. The Director of the institute is the ex-officio chairman of senate.


IIT Indore has the following departments:[21]

Sodium Building
Fluorine Building
  • Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Engineering (AASE)[22]
  • Biosciences and Biomedical Engineering (BSBE)[23]
  • Chemistry[24]
  • Civil Engineering[25]
  • Computer Science and Engineering[26]
  • Electrical Engineering[27]
  • Humanities and Social Sciences[28]
  • Mathematics[29]
  • Mechanical Engineering[30]
  • Metallurgy Engineering and Materials Science[31]
  • Physics[32]


IIT Indore has the following centers:[33]

  • Centre for Advanced Electronics (CAE)[34]
  • Computer and Information Technology Center (CITC)[35]
  • Center of Futuristic Defense and Space Technology (CFDST)
  • Center for Indian Scientific Knowledge Systems (CISKS)
  • Center for Electric Vehicle and Intelligent Transport Systems (CEVITS)
  • Sophisticated Instrumentation Center (SIC)
  • Center of Innovation, Incubation, Entrepreneurship and Industry Relations (CIIEIR)[36]
  • Centre for Rural Development and Technology (CRDT)[37]
  • DST-FIST Center of Excellence in Gear Engineering[38]
  • Sophisticated Instrument Centre (SIC)[39]
  • Counselling Services[40]
  • Training and Placement[41]
  • Central Workshop[42]

Technology Innovation Hubs


DRISTI CPS (DRiving Innovation through Simulation Hub for Technologies in Interdisciplinary Cyber-Physical Systems)[43][44][45] is a Technology Innovation Hub (TIH) at IIT Indore established under the National Mission on Interdisciplinary Cyber-Physical Systems (NM-ICPS).[46] The goal of DRISHTI CPS is to develop an eco-system of research and development in the system simulation, modeling, and visualization of Cyber-Physical Systems[47] through joint efforts of the industry and academia.[48]


IIT Indore offers a four-year B.Tech programs in several engineering fields. The postgraduate and graduate programs at IIT Indore includes Ph.D, M.Tech,M.S.(research) programs in engineering and M.S.(Data Science and Management); Ph.D and M.Sc. programs in basic sciences and humanities.[49] IIT Indore offers numerous scholarships[50] for students under different qualification criteria.


Students are admitted into the various B.Tech. programs through the Joint Entrance Examination – Advanced (JEE(Adv)), which is typically taken by engineering aspirants after completion of their 10+2 schooling.[51] Admission to the M.Tech/MS/Ph.D programs is done through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE),[52] and the Joint Admission Test (JAM) is conducted for taking MSc students.[53]


University and college rankings
General – international
QS (World) (2023)[54]396
QS (Asia) (2023)[55]185
Times (World) (2023)[56]601–800
Times (Asia) (2022)[57]87
Times (Emerging) (2022)[58]84
General – India
NIRF (Overall) (2023)[59]28
NIRF (Research) (2023)[60]21
Engineering – India
NIRF (2023)[61]14

Internationally, the IIT Indore was ranked 396 in the QS World University Rankings of 2023[54] and 185 in Asia.[55] It was ranked 601–800 in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings of 2023,[56] 87 in Asia in 2022[57] and 84 among emerging economies.[58]

In India, it was ranked 14 among engineering colleges by the National Institutional Ranking Framework in 2023.[61]


The primary engineering research areas of IIT Indore are as follows:[62]

IIT Indore leads all the new IITs in terms of total citations as well as h-index as of 2015.[63] Abstracting and indexing database Scopus has rated IIT Indore as the top among the new IITs, followed by seven IITs of Ropar, Patna, Bhubaneswar, Hyderabad, Gandhinagar and Jodhpur.[64]

IIT Indore's formal undergraduate research scheme is entitled, "Promotion of Research and Innovation for Undergraduate Students (PRIUS)".[65][66][67][68][69] IIT Indore actively participates in international projects and joint collaborations with research organizations in Japan, South Korea, the Russian Federation, Portugal, France, Germany, and USA.[70] It started the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) to encourage entrepreneurship.[71]

Research facilities

The institute provides instruments/facilities such as Nuclear Magnetic resonance spectrometer, CAD Tools for Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Design, Single crystal X-ray diffractometer, Time-correlated single photon counting (TCSPC), Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry[72] Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence Microscopy, Dual ion beam sputtering deposition (DIBSD) system, Spin Coater, Optical Surface Metrology System Profiler,[73]

The Sophisticated Instrumentation Center (SIC) is a national facility hosted at IIT Indore's School of Basic Science. SIC at IIT Indore is equipped with Single Crystal X-ray Diffraction, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Mass Spectrometry, Elemental Analysis and Single Molecule Imaging and Spectroscopy.[74]

Student life

Students' Gymkhana

The Students’ Gymkhana is a body of elected student representatives responsible for the efficient execution of all the club activities, festivals & activities within IIT Indore, and the organization of the annual techno-cultural event Fluxus, among any other duties assigned by the institute.[75][76]

Cultural and Non-Academic Activities


Farhan Akhtar performing at Fluxus 2015

Fluxus is the signature annual social and cultural festival of IIT Indore, held in February. It consists of several competitions, informal events, workshops and showcases professional performances.[77][78][79] It was started in 2011.

Fluxus 2019 included ‘Kavyanjali’ dedicated to Hindi and Urdu poetry and shayris with poet Rahat Indori. Other guests including Kavi Sandeep Dwivedi, Surya Prakash Upadhyay, Rishi Dixit, Nitesh Kushwaha shared the stage with Dr. Rahat Indori. It also included the concerts of the rock band The Local Train, the singer Amit Trivedi[80] and the Canadian EDM performer, Miss Tara. The decade anniversary hosted an alumni meet Magnum Opus for all the IITI graduates.[81][82]

Fluxus 2020 included musical performances of the singer duo Salim–Sulaiman,[83] DJ Shaan, The Yellow Diary and the stand-up comedy performance of Zakir Khan.[84]

See also


  1. ^ "Chairman, IIT Indore". Retrieved 6 September 2023.
  2. ^ a b c "Undergrad" (PDF). NIRF 2020. Retrieved 27 January 2021.
  3. ^ a b "Campus area". Retrieved 27 January 2021.
  4. ^ "Arjun Singh lays foundation of IIT in Indore". Archived from the original on 16 July 2009. Retrieved 18 February 2009.
  5. ^ "Institute of Nation Importance" (PDF). Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  6. ^ "The Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Bill, 2010" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 November 2012. Retrieved 10 April 2012.
  7. ^ "LS passes bill to provide IIT status to 8 institutes, BHU". 24 March 2011. Retrieved 9 May 2011.
  8. ^ "Parliament passes IIT bill". 30 April 2012. Retrieved 30 April 2012.
  9. ^ "Home". Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  10. ^ "Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya , Indore". Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  11. ^ "director". The Times of India. Retrieved 29 January 2021.
  12. ^ "former director". Retrieved 29 January 2021.
  13. ^ CONVOCATION 2013 Archived 3 May 2018 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved on 2013-10-09.
  14. ^ "Dr. Suhas S Joshi". The Hindu. Retrieved 21 January 2022.
  15. ^ "Dr. Suhas S Joshi". Retrieved 21 January 2022.
  16. ^ "Dr. Suhas S Joshi". Retrieved 21 January 2022.
  17. ^ "LRC". Retrieved 27 January 2021.
  18. ^ "Halls of Residence". Retrieved 11 March 2021.
  19. ^ "Health Center, IIT Indore". Retrieved 19 December 2023.
  20. ^
  21. ^ "Departments of IIT Indore". Retrieved 24 January 2021.
  22. ^ "Astronomy". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  23. ^ "Bioscience and Bioengineering". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  24. ^ "Chemistry". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  25. ^ "Civil engineering". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  26. ^ "Computer Science and Engineering". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  27. ^ "Electrical Engineering". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  28. ^ "Humanities and Social Sciences". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  29. ^ "Mathematics". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  30. ^ "Mechanical Engineering". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  31. ^ "Metallurgy Engineering and Material Science". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  32. ^ "Physics". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  33. ^ "Centers". Retrieved 1 February 2021.
  34. ^ "CAE". Retrieved 1 February 2021.
  35. ^ "Computer center". Retrieved 1 February 2021.
  36. ^ "CIIEIR". Retrieved 1 February 2021.
  37. ^ "CRDT". Retrieved 1 February 2021.
  38. ^ "DST-FIST". Retrieved 1 February 2021.
  39. ^ "SIC". Retrieved 1 February 2021.
  40. ^ "Counselling". Retrieved 1 February 2021.
  41. ^ "Placement". Retrieved 1 February 2021.
  42. ^ "Central Workshop". Retrieved 1 February 2021.
  43. ^ "Times of India - DRISHTI CPS". The Times of India. Retrieved 24 January 2022.
  44. ^ "Times of India - DRISHTI CPS - Rs.100 crore funding". The Times of India. Retrieved 24 January 2022.
  45. ^ "DRISHTI CPS". The Times of India. Retrieved 24 January 2022.
  46. ^ "DRISHTI CPS- NM-ICPS". Retrieved 24 January 2022.
  47. ^ "DRISHTI CPS areas". Retrieved 24 January 2022.
  48. ^ "DRISHTI CPS goals". Retrieved 24 January 2022.
  49. ^ "Programs". Retrieved 27 January 2021.
  50. ^ "Scholarships IIT Indore". Retrieved 24 January 2021.
  51. ^ "JEE(Adv) participating institutes". Retrieved 24 January 2021.
  52. ^ "GATE" (PDF). Retrieved 27 January 2021.
  53. ^ "JAM". Retrieved 27 January 2021.
  54. ^ a b "QS World University Rankings 2023". QS Quacquarelli Symonds Limited. 8 June 2022.
  55. ^ a b "QS Asia University Rankings 2023". QS Quacquarelli Symonds Limited. 8 November 2022.
  56. ^ a b "World University Rankings 2023". Times Higher Education. 2022.
  57. ^ a b "Asia University Rankings 2022". Times Higher Education. 2022.
  58. ^ a b "Emerging Economies University Rankings 2022". Times Higher Education. 2022.
  59. ^ "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2023 (Overall)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Education. 5 June 2023.
  60. ^ "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2023 (Research)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Education. 5 June 2023.
  61. ^ a b "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2023 (Engineering)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Education. 5 June 2023.
  62. ^ "IIT-Indore tops in quality research among new IITs". Free Press Journal. 10 November 2014. Archived from the original on 11 April 2015. Retrieved 5 February 2019.
  63. ^ "Research performance of Indian Institutes of Technology" (PDF). Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  64. ^ "Scopus".
  65. ^ "research - PRIUS". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  66. ^ "PRIUS" (PDF). Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  67. ^ "PRIUS IITI". The Times of India. Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  68. ^ "Undergraduate Research". The Times of India. Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  69. ^ Umarji, Vinay (7 November 2018). "Undergraduate research". Business Standard India. Retrieved 27 January 2021.
  70. ^ "International collaboration". Retrieved 27 January 2021.
  71. ^ "Entrepreneurship". Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  72. ^ "Sophisticated Instrumentation Center". Retrieved 15 December 2012.
  73. ^ "Research - Research Facilities".
  74. ^ "SIC". Retrieved 29 January 2021.
  75. ^ "Gymkhana". Retrieved 24 January 2021.
  76. ^ "Gymkhana Function" (PDF). Retrieved 24 January 2021.
  77. ^ "Fluxus 2014". The Times of India. Retrieved 27 January 2021.
  78. ^ "Fluxus - Annual Techno-Cultural Festival of IIT Indore". Retrieved 12 November 2011.
  79. ^ "Workshop on Robotics at IIT Indore - The Times of India". The Times Of India.
  80. ^ "Amit Trivedi at Fluxus". The Times of India. Retrieved 23 February 2021.
  81. ^ "Fluxus 2019". Times Of India. Retrieved 23 February 2021.
  82. ^ "Fluxus 2019" (PDF). Times Of India. Retrieved 24 February 2021.
  83. ^ "Salim-Sulaiman". The Times of India. Retrieved 23 February 2021.
  84. ^ "Fluxus 2020i" (PDF). Dainik Bhaskar. Retrieved 24 February 2021.

External links

22°31′34″N 75°55′23″E / 22.526°N 75.923°E / 22.526; 75.923

This page was last edited on 21 December 2023, at 12:43
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.