IIT Guwahati - Indian Institute of Technology ,

What's new at IIT Guwahati? IIT JAM 2023 admit card release date postponed to Jan 14. JEE Advanced 2023 exam will be held on Jun 4, 2023, in CBT mode only. JEE advanced registrations will begin on Apr 30, 2023. JEE Main 2023 registration is currently open, interested candidates can apply online for JEE Main Session 1 till Jan 12. Additionally, JEE Main 2023 exam dates are also out for both Session 1 and Session 2. JEE Main 2023 exam for Session 1 will be held between Jan 24 and Jan 31, 2023, except Jan 26. The second session will be held between Apr 6 and Apr 12, 2023, except Apr 7 and 9.

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IIT Guwahati Highlights 2023

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati or IIT Guwahati is the sixth IIT established by the Government of India in 1994. Located on the banks of the river Brahmaputra in Guwahati, Assam, IIT Guwahati is home to the first research park in North East India. Ranked 41 in the ‘Research Citations per Faculty’ category by QS World University Rankings 2022, IIT Guwahati holds the status of Institute of Importance like other IITs. IIT Guwahati has been ranked 7 and 8 under the 'Engineering' and 'Overall' categories by the NIRF 2022 Rankings.


IIT Guwahati has signed MoUs with numerous national and international institutions across the globe to promote student and faculty exchange programmes and bring in more opportunities for international internships, joint conferences and workshops. Apart from 11 departments, IIT Guwahati has five academic centers and five extramural centers. Candidates can check the highlights of IIT Guwahati in the table provided below:

Particulars Statistics

Establishment year | Ownership type

1994 | Government

Also known as

IIT Guwahati, IITG

Location

Guwahati, Assam

Campus size

700 acres

Status

Institute of National Importance

Ranking (2022)

Ranked 7 under the Engineering category by the NIRF

No. of departments

11

Number of courses

50+

Types of scholarships offered

Merit-based, need-based

MoUs

-Samsung Electronics India Pvt. Ltd.

-University of Texas at El Paso

-University of Nottingham

IIT Guwahati BTech Cutoff 2022

JoSAA Round 6 Seat Allotment for IIT Guwahati admission 2022 to BTech course has been released. Candidates can check the latest JoSAA R6 closing ranks (CRs) on this page and on JoSAA's official website. Tabulated below are the JoSAA R6 closing ranks for IIT Guwahati cutoff 2022, along with 2021 and 2020 cutoffs for the General category students, to get clarity on past year trends:

JoSAA R6 Closing Ranks: General (All India)

Specialisation

2020

2021

2022

Computer Science and Engineering 588 600 589
Data Science and Artificial Intelligence NA 954 951
Mathematics and Computing Engineering 977 1089 1061
Electronics and Communication Engineering 1701 1891 1711
Electronics and Electrical Engineering 2067 2221 2387

IIT Guwahati Courses and Fees 2023

IIT Guwahati offers 50+ courses at UG, PG and doctoral levels. At the UG level, IIT Guwahati courses offer a four-year BTech across various specialisations and a four-year BDes. Both BTech and BDes courses are for 8 semesters. At the PG level, IIT Guwahati courses include a two-year MTech across nine departments, a two-year MDes, a two-year MS (by Research), and a two-year MA course. All the PG courses are for four semesters. At the doctoral level, IIT Guwahati offers PhD course across 10+ departments, six centres and two joint PhD courses.

Also, IIT Guwahati offers dual degrees like MTech+ PhD in Computer Science & Engineering and MS(Engineering)+PhD in Electronics and Electrical Engineering. Candidates planning to apply for IIT Guwahati admission process are required to go through entrance exams for their course of interest. The application forms for the IIT Guwahati admission process for all courses are conducted online. Students matching the eligibility criteria can apply through the official website of IIT Guwahati. Candidates can check the IIT Guwahati courses in the table provided below:

CoursesTotal tuition Fees Eligibility
B.E. / B.Tech(12 Courses)
INR 8 L
(for 4 years)
10+2 : 75 %
M.E./M.Tech(31 Courses)
INR 15 K - 20 L
(for 2-3 years)
Graduation : 60-70 %
Exams : GATECEED
M.Sc.(5 Courses)
INR 12 K - 20 L
(for 2 years)
Graduation : 60 %
Exams : IIT JAMGATE
B.Des(1 Courses)
INR 8 L
(for 4 years)
Exams : UCEED
M.A.(2 Courses)
INR 12 K
(for 2 years)
Graduation : 50-60 %
M.Des(2 Courses)
INR 20 K
(for 2 years)
Graduation : 60 %
Exams : CEED
Ph.D.(12 Courses)
INR 15 K
(for 3-4 years)
Graduation : 70 %
Exams : GATECEED
MS(4 Courses)
INR 15 K - 20 K
(for 2-3 years)
Graduation : 60-70 %
Exams : GATE
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)
INR 9 L
(for 2 years)
Graduation : 60 %
Exams : CAT
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IIT Guwahati Admission Dates 2023

The important dates related to IIT Guwahati admission 2023 to various courses are given in the table below:

UPCOMING EVENTS

JEE Main session 1 registration last date

12 Jan '23

IIT JAM 2023 admit card release date

14 Jan '23

CEED and UCEED 2023 exam

22 Jan ‘23

JEE Main 2023 exam date for session 1

24 Jan '23 to 31 Jan '23

IIT JAM 2023 exam date

12 Feb '23

GATE 2023 exam

4 Feb '23 - 5 Feb '23

11 Feb '23 - 12 Feb '23

JEE Main session 2 registration open & end date

7 Feb '23 to 4 Mar '23

JEE Main 2023 exam date for session 2

6 Apr '23 to 12 Apr '23

JEE Advanced registration start & end date

30 Apr '23 to 4 May '23

JEE Advanced 2023 Examination

4 Jun '23

JEE Advanced Result 2023

18 Jun '23

IIT Guwahati Reviews (Showing 5 of 254 reviews)

Overall Rating (Out of 5)

4.5

Based on 238 Verified Reviews

Distribution of Rating

Component Ratings (Out of 5)
Placements
4.3
Infrastructure
4.7
Faculty & Course Curriculum
4.2
Crowd & Campus Life
4.7
Value for Money
4.7
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Abhishek kumar | B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 2 Aug 2021
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
I am satisfied because of excellent campus with greeneries and with placements.

Placements: Around 90% of the students got placed. The highest salary package offered was 45 LPA, and the lowest salary package offered was 6 LPA. The average salary package offered was 20 LPA. Almost 25% of the students got internships in different companies both in core as well as non core sectors. Top companies like Bajaj, Uber, and Nutanix visit the campus. Data analyst and engineer are the roles offered.

Infrastructure: High-speed Wi-Fi and LAN are available in each room. We have a stone room for one boy. The library i...

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Neetu Singh | B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 3 Aug 2021
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
College Life : about most beautiful campus.

Placements: From chemical branch around 65-70 percent got placed. The average salary offered is 15 Lacs. Student can get jobs in other field also if they have done preparation. There are many more internship opportunities. Like from SAIL, and many other also summer internship.

Infrastructure: The campus is very beautiful. There are 10 boys hostel and 2 girls hostel. Each have its own canteen, mess, game facility, library, tv room,. And uninterrupted power supply with high-speed LAN in every room. Every student at IITG is gi...

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Aditya Biala | Bachelors of Design (B.Des.) - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 24 Sep 2021
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati is a great college.

Placements: Out of 42 students, at least, 32 were placed. The rest either found placement opportunities on campus or are pursuing further studies. The highest salary package offered would be 50 LPA, and the lowest would be 8 LPA - 9 LPA. Top recruiters will include Microsoft, information Edge, Atlassian, Razorpay, MMT, PayTM, and many more. From our course, the internships were low, but that was the fault of the college. The Internships didn't impact the final placements. A lot of students didn't have any ...

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Naveen Godara | Bachelors of Design (B.Des.) - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 3 Jun 2020
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4.4
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
IIT Guwahati is the most beautiful college in India.

Placements: Almost 95% of the students who applied for campus placements got selected. The highest salary package offered is 35 LPA, and the lowest salary package offered is 8 LPA. Top recruiting companies like Microsoft, DE Shaw, Sprinklr, Nutanix, AppDynamics, Myntra and Flipkart visit our college for placements. Roles like UI UX and product design are offered to the students. Above-mentioned companies visited our college for an internship for 3rd-year students. More than 80% of the students got an intern...

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Mayank Prasad | B.Tech. in Chemical Science and Technology - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 27 Apr 2020
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Our college provided good placements in the previous years.

Placements: Around 96.8% of the students get placed from college. The highest salary package offered was 32 LPA, and the lowest salary package offered was 8 LPA. The average salary package offered was 18 LPA. Top recruiters of our college are Phonepe, Salesforce, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan chase, Fractal Analytics, and Zest Money. Around 15% of the students got internships in companies like Samsung, Goldman Sachs, and Philips. Roles offered are as a software engineer, assistant product manager, and data scie...

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IIT Guwahati Rankings 2023

With every passing year, IIT Guwahati has made it to the list of national and international ranking agencies. IIT Guwahati rankings for the last few years is tabulated below:

Ranking Body Category Rank

NIRF Rankings 2022 LATEST

Engineering

7

NIRF Rankings 2022 LATEST

Overall

8

QS World University Ranking 2022

Research Citations Per Faculty (global rank)

41

QS World University Ranking 2022

Overall (global rank)

395

QS World University Ranking 2022

Research Citations Per Faculty (Indian rank)

2

QS World University Ranking 2022

Overall (Indian rank)

7

IIT Guwahati Ranking for Design

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IIT Guwahati vs Other IITs: Which is better?

Candidates can check the college comparison in the table provided below:

College Name NIRF Rankings 2022 Highest Domestic Package Highest International Package
IIT Guwahati 8 INR 1.1 crore per annum INR 2.40 crore per annum
IIT Kanpur 5 INR 1.9 crore per annum INR 2 crore per annum
IIT Bombay 3 INR 3.67 crore per annum INR 1.31 crore per annum
IIT BHU 11 INR 1.1 crore per annum INR 2.40 crore per annum

IIT Guwahati Scholarships 2023

IIT Guwahati scholarships are awarded to meritorious and talented undergraduate and postgraduate students. These scholarships are divided into three categories namely-Institute Scholarships, Other Scholarships and Assistantships. Any one of the IIT Guwahati scholarships can be availed by eligible students.

Institute scholarships: IIT Guwahati offers three types of institute scholarships for its graduate/ postgraduate students. Tabulated below are details on types of institute scholarships and awards:

Scholarship Awards

Institute merit scholarship

Tuition fee waiver and a monthly stipend for eight months.

Institute merit-cum-means scholarship

Tuition fee waiver and a monthly stipend for eight months.

SC-ST scholarship

Monthly stipend for eight months, free messing, hostel seat rent waiver, tuition fee waiver for all SC-ST students

Other Scholarships: IIT Guwahati allows its students to avail of other scholarships offered by central/ state government or private corporates.

Assistantships: These are applicable to all MTech, MDes and PhD regular students. Assistantships are offered as per the norms of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India or IIT council.

IIT Guwahati Infrastructure

IIT Guwahati campus is sprawling over an area of 700 acres. The institute has classrooms, a library, hostels, and cafeterias. Some of the campus facilities include:

  • Air-conditioned classrooms
  • State-of-the-art auditorium
  • Well-equipped conference hall and seminar hall
  • A fully Wi-Fi campus
  • Hostels facility for boys and girls
  • Libraries and labs, sports complex, gym and shuttle service
  • Library
    Cafeteria
    Hostel
    Sports Complex
    Gym
    Hospital / Medical Facilities
    Wi-Fi Campus
    Shuttle Service
    Auditorium
    Music Room
    Dance Room
    Convenience Store
    Labs
    Others

IIT Guwahati Notable Alumni

The alumni of IIT Guwahati are placed across different sectors such as Human Resources, Business Development, Engineering, Marketing, and Politics, among others. Some of the notable alumni of IIT Guwahati are as follows:

Alumni Name Alumni Photograph

Namit did his B.Tech. in Civil Engineering from IIT Guwahati in 2015. He has topped the UPSC Engineering Services Examination (ESE)

Mains.

Archit Gupta was listed in the 2018 Fortune India's 40 under 40 lists of Young and Brightest Entrepreneurs. Archit Gupta did his BTech in Computer Science in 2006.

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IIT Guwahati FAQs

Q. What is IIT Guwahati famous for?

A. Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati or IIT Guwahati is the sixth IIT established by the Government of India in 1994. Located on the banks of the river Brahmaputra in Guwahati, Assam, IIT Guwahati is home to the first research park in North East India. IIT Guwahati holds the status of Institute of Importance like other IITs. IIT Guwahati has been ranked 7 and 8 under the 'Engineering' and 'Overall' categories by the NIRF 2022 Rankings.

Q. What is the highest package of IIT Guwahati?

A. According to the media reports, 919 offers were made during IIT Guwahati placements 2023 (phase 1). The IIT Guwahati highest package (international) stood at INR 2.4 crore per annum and the highest domestic package offered was INR 1.1 crore per annum. Further, 218 PPOs have been grabbed. The highest package (PPO) offered during IIT guwahati placements 2023 stood at INR 1.2 crore per annum. Other than this, the average package offered during IIT Guwahati BTech CSE placements 2023 stood at INR 41 LPA.

Q. Does IIT Guwahati offer scholarships?

A. IIT Guwahati scholarships are awarded to meritorious and talented undergraduate and postgraduate students. These scholarships are divided into three categories namely-Institute Scholarships, Other Scholarships and Assistantships. Any one of the IIT Guwahati scholarships can be availed by eligible students.

Q. How many specialisations does IIT Guwahati offer under BTech?

A. IIT Guwahati offers a full-time BTech programme in 11 specialisations, namely Biosciences & Bioengineering, Data Science & Artificial Intelligence, Chemical Engineering, Chemical Science & Technology, Computer Science & Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electronics & Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mathematics & Computing, Mechanical Engineering, and Engineering Physics.

Q. What is application mode of IIT Guwahati?

A. For seeking admission to the courses offered at IIT Guwahati, as a first step, candidates are required to visit the official website of respective national-level entrance exam conducting bodies and fill the application form in online mode. The application fee for PG courses is INR 500 and INR 300 for PhD programme. IIT Guwahati application process is explained below: Step 1: Visit the official website of IIT Guwahati (www.iitg.ac.in). On its homepage, click on the ‘Admission’ tab and choose ‘PG’ from the drop-down menu. Step 2: Click on ‘Application Procedure’ to proceed further. Step 3: Click on ‘New User Register Here'. Fill the registration form with all the details, including name, email ID, contact number, course preference, etc. Step 4: Further, fill in the remaining application form by addressing other details, including guardian info, address of communication, etc. Step 5: Pay an application fee in the online mode. Step 6: Proceed with the second-last step of the application form by filling the required details and conclude the application process.

Q. Is IIT Guwahati a private or government institute?

A. Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati or IIT Guwahati is the sixth IIT established by the Government of India in 1994. Located on the banks of the river Brahmaputra in Guwahati, Assam, IIT Guwahati is home to the first research park in North East India. IIT Guwahati holds the status of Institute of Importance like other IITs.

Q. What is the ranking of IIT Guwahati?

A. IIT Guwahati holds the status of Institute of Importance like other IITs. IIT Guwahati has been ranked 7 and 8 under the 'Engineering' and 'Overall' categories by the NIRF 2022 Rankings. In addition to this, it has been ranked 41 in the ‘Research Citations per Faculty’ category by QS World University Rankings 2022.

Q. How is the infrastructure of IIT Guwahati?

A. IIT Guwahati, considered to be one of the scenic campuses in India has a residential and academic block with hostels, a sports complex, a central library, a research park, a mess, and much more amenities for students.

Q. What is the eligibility for MBA admission at IIT Guwahati?

A. Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate or 6.0 CGPA/ CPI is the basic eligibility required to apply for MBA admission at IIT Guwahati. The institute offers a relaxation of 5% or 0.5 CPI/ CGPA to the candidates belonging to the SC/ST/PwD category. Candidates with a master's degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate (or 6.0 CGPA/SPI) or appearing for the final examination in the current year are also eligible to apply.

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I want to know about the latest cutoff information for Master of Business Administration (MBA) at IIT Guwahati.

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Dinesh upadhyay

Guide-Level 15

a week ago

It is around 85 percentile.

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How is biotechnology at IIT Guwahati?

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Deeksha Dixit

Contributor-Level 10

2 weeks ago

IIT Guwahati offers master's and doctoral-level biotechnology courses. At the undergraduate level, you can pursue the B.Tech. In Biosciences and Bioengineering. It is well-known for its M.Tech. In Biotechnology and Ph.D. in Biotechnology programs. You must pass the GATE entrance exam and receive ...IIT Guwahati offers master's and doctoral-level biotechnology courses. At the undergraduate level, you can pursue the B.Tech. In Biosciences and Bioengineering. It is well-known for its M.Tech. In Biotechnology and Ph.D. in Biotechnology programs. You must pass the GATE entrance exam and receive a grade of 60% in B.Tech in order to pursue master's programs at IIT G. The placement package is around Rs. 9 LPA after pursuing a doctorate course in biotechnology from IIT-G. The faculty of this department is well-known and supportive. Many students who wanted to pursue research in biotechnology have preferred IIT-G. More than just placement, it is well-known for its biotechnology course curriculum, which meets the requirements of advanced research.

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Mohammed Shahrukh

Contributor-Level 6

3 weeks ago

BT (Biotechnology) has negligible placement in their field. BT has very less scope in India, but it is considered as the most powerful branch in Western Countries. So, if you are taking BT as your field in IITG, then do it.

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How are the placements at IIT Guwahati?

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MURPHY J

Beginner-Level 5

a month ago

Ofcourse, Placements are quite good at IIT Guwahati. More than 75 % students were placed last year.

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Group Captain Vinayak Deo

Scholar-Level 18

a month ago

The highest package offered at IIT Guwahati during placements was about Rs.2.5CR. Also, more than 75% students got placed. Details you will find in the link that I am attaching. https://www.shiksha.com/college/iit-Guwahati-indian-institute-of-technology-3065/placement
Best wishes to you.

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Can a PCB stream (class 12th) student get admission in IIT, Guwahati?

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pradeep kumar

Scholar-Level 18

a week ago

No. if asking about B.Tech CSE. then the subject's combination of 12th is given below.Passed 12th qualifying examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical Vocational subjects. So you can not get IIT Guwahati with P...No. if asking about B.Tech CSE. then the subject's combination of 12th is given below.
Passed 12th qualifying examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical Vocational subjects. So you can not get IIT Guwahati with PCB subjects combination in 12th

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Which is better: IIT Guwahati CSE or IIT BHU CSE?

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Deeksha Dixit

Contributor-Level 10

a month ago

Both IIT Guwahati and IIT BHU are top institutes to pursue a B.Tech in computer Science and engineering. Here is a small comparison given below to help you decide which is better for you:1. Raking: The IIT Guwahati has been ranked 7th by NIRF, whereas the IIT BHU has been ranked 13th in the same ...Both IIT Guwahati and IIT BHU are top institutes to pursue a B.Tech in computer Science and engineering. Here is a small comparison given below to help you decide which is better for you:
1. Raking: The IIT Guwahati has been ranked 7th by NIRF, whereas the IIT BHU has been ranked 13th in the same 2022 rankings.
2. Fees: The course fee for CSE is slightly higher at IIT BHU and is Rs. 8.51 Lacs. The course fee at IIT Guwahati is Rs. 8 Lacs.
3. Infrastructure: Since the IIT BHU is older than the IIT Guwahati, the infrastructure is not very modern. It is better and more student-friendly at the IIT Guwahati campus, including the lecture halls and hostels.
4. Popularity: The CSE branch of IIT BHU has only 99 seats, compared to 114 at IIT Guwahati. However, in the 2022 JEE result, the cutoff for IIT Guwahati was 588, which was higher than the closing rank of 796 for IIT BHU.
5. Placement: The placement package at IIT-G is better than that at IIT-BHU. The median salary for CSE graduates is around INR 18.70 Lacs at IIT-G, compared to INR 16.00 Lacs at IIT-BHU.

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Shoab Ahmad

Beginner-Level 5

a month ago

Absolutely, both college are good for engineering of take admission in any branch. If you have both choice to take admission then prefer first choice IIT Guwahati CSE as compare to IIT BHU CSE. IIT Guwahati campus, placement and other activities are very good but IIT BHU is also good and NIRF ran...Absolutely, both college are good for engineering of take admission in any branch. If you have both choice to take admission then prefer first choice IIT Guwahati CSE as compare to IIT BHU CSE. IIT Guwahati campus, placement and other activities are very good but IIT BHU is also good and NIRF ranking of IIT Guwahati 7 and IIT BHU nirf rankinf 13.

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