The sixth IIT in the country was established in the year 1994 at North –
Eastern region, Guwahati – the capital of Assam. Within a short span of time,
as per the India Government conceived, the institute located at remote part of
the country earned reputation from the student as well as scientific
Since started academic programme from 1995, IIT G is conducting 4 year BTech
programs in 1.Biotechnology 2.Chemical 3.Civil 4.Computer Science & Engg
5.Electronics & Communication Engg 6.Engineering Physics 7.Mathematics
& Computing and 8.Mechanical. In addition to this IITG is offering courses
in Bachelor in Design (Industrial Design and communication Design) – a 4 year
course and a 5 year Integrated MSc in Chemistry.
IIT G takes care of the needs of their student and staff with ample facilities.
It has hostels, commercial complexes, guest houses, indoor and outdoor sports
and games facilities, cultural festivals under the Gymkhana banner, dispensary
for health services etc. Every student is provided with a personal computer and
hostel rooms are connected with Gigabit Ethernet backbone. There are two banks
with ATMs, a post office and a central library with 72,000 volumes of
collections in various modes. A student of IITG will get single bedded hostel
room during his academic period.
The contact address of IIT G is Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati,
Guwahati, 781039, Assam. And also anyone can seek queries from Director: Prof.
Gautam Barua Tel : +91 - 361 - 2690401 (O) Fax : +91 - 361 - 2692321 e-mail: gb
[AT] iitg.ernet.in and Registrar: Dr. Brajendra Nath Raychoudhury IIT Guwahati,
Guwahati 781039 Tel : +91 - 361 - 2690761 (O) Fax : +91-361-2690762. The
website is http://www.iitg.ernet.in , http://www.iitg.ac.in