IIT Varanasi - Indian Institute of Technology ,

What's New at IIT Varanasi (BHU)? IIT Bombay has extended the last date of JEE Advanced 2022 registration. The registration will now end on Aug 12 at 8 pm. GATE COAP 2022 Seat Allotment Rounds for admission to IIT Varanasi MTech course have been concluded. There are no further rounds scheduled for COAP 2022, which was conducted in 12 rounds (5 regular and 7 additional ) of counselling. Also, IIT Bombay was the coordinating institute for COAP 2022. GATE 2023 applications will start on Aug 31 and will go on till Sep 30. The exam will take place on Feb 4 and 5, and again on Feb 11 and 12IIT JAM 2023 notification has been released by the IIT Guwahati (conducting body). Conducted for admission to MSc, the registration for the same will begin on Sep 7 on the official website of JAM.

Aug 10, 2022: What is a good score in JEE Main to qualify for JEE Advanced?

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Aug 5, 2022: BHU, IIT Varanasi sign MoU to facilitate IPR filing on collaborative research

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IIT BHU Admission Dates 2022

The important dates of the national-level exams accepted by the institute for IIT BHU admission 2022 across multiple courses are given in the table below:


JEE Advanced 2022 registration

8 Aug '22 - 12 Aug '22

Last date for fee payment of registered candidates (JEE Advanced)

12 Aug '22

JEE (Advanced) admit card available for downloading

23 Aug '22

JEE Advanced 2022 exam date

28 Aug '22

JEE Advanced 2022 result date

11 Sep '22

AAT 2022 registration

11 Sep '22 - 12 Sep '22

AAT 2022 exam date

14 Sep '22

GATE 2023 registration

31 Aug '22 - 30 Sep '22

Registration for IIT JAM 2023

7 Sep '22 - 11 Oct '22

GATE 2023 exam

4 Feb '23 - 5 Feb '23

GATE 2023 exam

11 Feb '23 - 12 Feb '23

IIT JAM 2023 exam date

12 Feb '23

Declaration of IIT JAM 2023 result

22 Mar '23

Online application for admission after JAM result

11 Apr '23 - 25 Apr '23

IIT BHU Cutoff 2022

IIT BHU JAM Cut off Trends: MSc (Fourth Admission List Released)

IIT Roorkee (Conducting body) has released JAM 2022 Fourth Admission List on July 5, 2022, for IIT BHU MSc admissions. Candidates can check out the latest IIT BHU cutoff 2022 and the previous year's IIT BHU MSc cutoff 2021 for JAM opening and closing cutoff for the General category in the table below:

Round 4
MSc Specialisation Closing Rank 2021 (R4) Closing Rank 2022 (R4)
Chemistry 413 426
Physics 363 479
Round 3
MSc Specialisation Closing Rank 2021 (R3) Closing Rank 2022 (R3)
Chemistry 413 354
Physics 352 446
Round 2
MSc Specialisation Closing Rank 2021 (R2) Closing Rank 2022 (R2)
Chemistry 387 351
Physics 322 422
Round 1
MSc Specialisation Closing Rank 2021 (R1) Closing Rank 2022 (R1)
Chemistry 362 336
Physics 316 396
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IIT BHU Courses and Fees 2022

Indian Institute of Technology Varanasi offers programmes like undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD programmes and there are 14 departments and 3 inter-disciplinary Schools. Under these departments, the courses include BTech, Bpharm, BArch, MTech, MPharm, MSc, PhD, Integrated MTech (IMD), and Integrated Dual Degree (IDD). The entrance exams accepted by the institute are JEE Advance / GATE/ GPAT/ IIT JAM/ NET/ UGC/CSIR-NET. Moreover, for IIT BHU admissions, students have to apply online. The admission process is done based on eligibility criteria and entrance exams. For more information, candidates can go through the below details for eligibility criteria and entrance exam.

CoursesTotal tuition Fees Eligibility
B.E. / B.Tech(24 Courses)
INR 8.35 L - 10.41 L
(for 4-5 years)
M.E./M.Tech(49 Courses)
INR 62.38 K - 10.41 L
(for 2-5 years)
M.Pharma(1 Courses)
INR 53.05 K
(for 2 years)
Graduation : 60 %
Exams : GPAT
M.Sc.(2 Courses)
INR 61.58 K - 67.18 K
(for 2 years)
Exams : IIT JAM
B.Arch(1 Courses)
INR 10.41 L
(for 5 years)
10+2 : 50 %
Ph.D.(2 Courses)
INR 88.44 K
(for 3 years)
Exams : GATE

IIT BHU Rankings

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Vishnu katara | Integrated B.Tech. + M.Tech. in Engineering Physics - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 24 Sep 2021
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
I regret joining this college.

Placements: 100% of students got placed from this branch. The average package offered is 25 LPA, the highest package is above 1 Crore (2019), and the lowest package is around 15 LPA. The top companies for this course are Amazon, Google etc. The top role offered is SDE management. Above 90% of students got internships.

Infrastructure: Wi-Fi is unlimited with decent speed, and it is everywhere like library, classrooms, labs, hostel and workshops. Mess food is the best among all IITs. Sports are pretty good. The largest sports...

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Atul | B.Tech. in Computer Science Engineering - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 19 Sep 2021
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Our college has great coding culture, and a good environment. Fests are fun, & professors are fine.

Placements: CSE branch in IIT BHU has 100% placements with an average salary package of about 25 LPA. The highest salary package offered is 1.5 crores per annum for foreign and about 65 LPA in case of domestic. Companies that recruit include almost all reputed software companies like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Oracle, Sprinkler, Uber, and a whole lot. In the case of internships, around 60% of the students get on-campus intern and many got off-campus internships.

Infrastructure: The main building of CSE and MNC is nearby and it is just good in terms of infrastructure. Although labs are air-conditioned and have high-speed Wi-Fi, and the building is somewhat old. But it's quite satisfactory. The library is very good and has a peaceful environment and is air-conditioned, and has Wi-Fi connectivity. Almost all the books required during college are there in the library. Classrooms are a bit unsatisfactory as they get very warm during summer due to the absence of air-conditio...

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Shubham | B.Tech. in Electronics Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 6 Oct 2021
Placements 4 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
Very good placement, not that great infrastructure .

Placements: Most of the students got placed. Only those who wants higher studies don't sit for placement. The highest packeg is 1.5 crores grabbed by only one student in 2019. the lowest is around 10 Lacs and average package is around 20-22 Lacs. All the big companies that recruits from india comes to our college Most of students got internship. Big companies like google and Microsoft comes for internship.

Infrastructure: Infrastructure is not the best you want as it 100 years old institution. Labs are good and well-equip...

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Himanshu Yadav | Integrated B.Tech. + M.Tech. in Computer Science Engineering - Batch of 2025
Reviewed on 25 Apr 2021
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
It has the best facilities, teachers, a lush green campus and a good placement percentage.

Placements: Around 90% of the students got placed in our branch. The highest salary package offered is 37 LPA, the lowest salary package offered is 6 LPA, and the average salary package offered is around 13 LPA. While the highest salary package offered till now is 1.39 crore per annum and 2.03 crore per annum by Google. Top recruiting companies are HP, Paytm, Goldman Sachs, Amazon, Google, Microsoft and many others.

Infrastructure: The hostels' building is below expectations, but all other facilities are quite impressive. L...

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Mohammad Arif | Integrated B.Tech. in Civil Engineering + M.Tech. in Structural Engineering - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 30 Jan 2019
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
A review of IIT Banaras - Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi (IIT BHU).

Placements: Placements in college have been amazing for both core and non-core students. All the students who appeared for placements got placed. Non-core companies offered high salary packages, and the students are also interested in non-core companies. The average salary package offered was around 10 LPA, and the highest package was offered by Goldman Sachs which was around 21 LPA.

Infrastructure: The infrastructure of our college is amazing. The campus is insanely large. The campus has well-equipped labs such as geotechn...

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IIT BHU Scholarships

IIT BHU provides merit-cum-means scholarships to 25 per cent of undergraduate students. Apart from this, the institute also offers a list of international scholarships, including Rhodes Scholarships 2019, University of Oxford; USIEF Fellowships for Indian Citizens: 2019-2020; Japanese Government [MEXT] Scholarship Program 2019 for Research Students along with many more. All the students (non-sponsored) admitted to MTech and MPharm programmes are provided financial assistance equivalent to the junior research fellowships. All eligible students admitted to PhD programmes also received scholarships from the institute. A list of scholarships has also been funded by the alumni.

IIT BHU Highlights 2022

IIT BHU was founded in 1919 and was later designated as IIT BHU in 2012. The campus is sprawling over an area of 400 acres and is located in Varanasi. The institute is approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). Additionally, it has been ranked 11 among the top engineering Institutions in NIRF Ranking-2020. IIT BHU provides undergraduate, postgraduate, and PhD programmes under 14 departments and 3 inter-disciplinary schools. The courses include BTech, Bpharm, BArch, MTech, MPharm, MSc, PhD, Integrated MTech (IMD), and Integrated Dual Degree (IDD). Below-mentioned are the important details of IIT BHU:



Former name

Banaras Engineering College


Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

Accepted exams


Popular courses

BTech, MTech

Total courses

64 courses across 4 streams



Ranking 2020

Ranked 11 by NIRF 2020

Ranked 10 by The Week



Average package (UG)

INR 13.48 LPA


IIT BHU Brochure

IIT BHU Infrastructure/Facilities

  • Library
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IIT BHU News & Updates

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Q. Does IIT BHU accepts GPAT score?

A. GPAT score is accepted if the candidate wants admission for Mtech course. Candidates can get admission for Mtech couese both through GATE or GPAT score.

Q. How old is IIT BHU?

A. IIT BHU was founded in 1919 as Banaras Engineering College by Madan Mohan Malviya. In 1968, the former engineering colleges of BHU, namely Banaras Engineering College (BENCO), MINMET, and TECHNO, were merged to form the Institute of Technology (IT-BHU). It was later designated as IIT BHU in 2012, by an Act of Parliament.

Q. Can I join IIT BHU after 12th?

Candidates can join IIT BHU after Class 12 if they have scored in entrance exams like JEE or IIT JAM.

Q. What is the eligibility criteria for IIT BHU Btech course admissions?

A. For admissions for IIT BHU BTech course admission, students should have passed Class 12 in the science stream with 75% aggregate.

Q. What is the fees for BTech course at IIT BHU?

A. The fees for BTech course is INR 8,67,010. From this amount INR 9,000 is refundable.

Q. What is the NIRF ranking of IIT BHU?

A. As per the ranking released by NIRF in 2020, IIT BHU is ranked 11th among all Engineering colleges in India.

Q. What are the courses offered at IIT BHU?

A. IIT BHU offers courses which include BTech, Bpharm, BArch, MTech, MPharm, MSc, PhD, Integrated MTech (IMD), and Integrated Dual Degree (IDD).

Q. Does IIT BHU offers BTech?

A. Students can study the following BTech specialisations at IIT BHU: Ceramic Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical, Mechanical, Metallurgical, Chemical and Pharmaceutics Engineering & Technology.

Q. Does IIT BHU offers scholarships?

A. The Institute offers merit-cum-means scholarships to 25% of undergraduate students. Besides, there are several endowment scholarships offered by the Institute. Some other facilities are also provided to the undergraduate students in the form of Institute free studentship, scholarship, reimbursement of mess charges and pocket allowances to the students belonging to the ST/SC categories.

Q. Does IIT BHU have any international collaborations?

A. IIT BHU has signed MOUs with more than 24 universities, enabling IIT BHU graduates to pursue higher studies outside India.

Q. Is IIT BHU and BHU same?

A. Earlier IIT BHU was a child of BHU, which means it was fully dependent on decisions taken by BHU administration. But now it has become an autonomous institution. It uses the name of BHU because it is inside the BHU campus.

Q. Is it compulsory to stay in hostels provided by IIT BHU?

A. The programmes at IIT BHU are fully-residential. Hence, it is compulsory for the students to stay in on-campus hostels provided by IIT BHU. The hostel block is within walking distance from the academic block.



What about IIT Patna, IIT Ropar, IIT Gandhinagar, IIT Jodhpur, IIT Varanasi ECE?

Devyani Solanki

Contributor-Level 10

a month ago

All the Indian institute of technology that you have listed are good. But among them IIT Varanasi is best. It ranks higher among them. IIT Jodhpur and IIT gandhinagar are both new IIT's and they are also good in term of opportunities and placements that they will provide you. If you got a chance ...All the Indian institute of technology that you have listed are good. But among them IIT Varanasi is best. It ranks higher among them. IIT Jodhpur and IIT gandhinagar are both new IIT's and they are also good in term of opportunities and placements that they will provide you. If you got a chance then choose IIT Varanasi.


What is the highest, median and average salary packages offered to M.Tech CSE students in past 5 years in IIT BHU?


Shivam Pathak

Beginner-Level 1

a month ago

The highest offer in IIT BHU For M.Tech was around 45,00,000 and the minimum offer was around 6,00,000 and th average offer was 12,00,00 this information was giver in TPO of IITBHU.


What is the latest cutoff for a Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm.) at IIT Varanasi (BHU)?

Aakanksha Jaiman

Guide-Level 12

2 months ago

Vinay kr Pandey

Scholar-Level 16

2 months ago

Kindly check out the below link for information related to your query.
Hope it helps.


I know about IIT first exam name bhu. And foundation course of IIT bhu.


Om Pandey

Contributor-Level 9

3 months ago

For taking admission in IIT BHU, you need to clear your JEE exam.


M.Sc from BHU and M.Sc from IIT BHU - what is the difference between them?


Om Pandey

Contributor-Level 9

3 months ago

IIT BHU is seperate institution from BHU. It follows guidelines circulated by IITs
Whereas BHU follows UGC curriculum
That make difference between them.

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