Indian Institute of Information Technology Guwahati (IIITG) is an institution of National Importance under an Act of Parliament (THE INDIAN INSTITUTES OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP) ACT, 2017). It offers B.Tech. courses in Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) and Computer Science Engineering (CSE), and runs PhD programmes in ECE, CSE, Mathematics, and Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS). M.Tech. programmes in CSE and ECE are starting from July 2018. IIITG started operations in August 2013 with B.Tech programmes in CSE and ECE. The first batch of B.Tech. students completed their programme in May 2017. The first convocation of the Institute was held on May 15 2018.

IIITG strives to be attentive to academic needs of every student. Classes are conveniently scheduled between 9 A.M. to 5 P. M. Every class room is air-conditioned and has projection facilities. An Institute-wide Wi-Fi system provides Internet access throughout the institute.

The Institute is shifting to its permanent campus in July 2018. The campus is located on a 67 acre plot, 4 km from Guwahati airport, on the National Highway. Hostels for 400 boys and 100 girls are ready, as are 48 flats for faculty. A 9200 sqm Academic-cum-Administration building will house all the Institute’ activitities. Besides these buildings, there is a treated water supply system, an electric substation with backup generators, and a decentralised sewage disposal system.

Mr. S. Ramadorai, former CEO of Tata Consultancy Services, is the Chairman of the Board of Governors. Prof. Gautam Barua, former Director of IIT Guwahati, is the Director of the Institute.

IIITG strength

B.Tech. - 251; Ph.D. - 33
Total - 284
1. CSE
Professor - 2; Asst Professor - 9; Lecturer - 2
2. ECE
Asst Professor - 11; Lecturer - 2
3. HSS
Asst Professor - 5
4. Maths
Asst Professor - 3
Total - Professor - 2; Asst. Professor - 28; Lecturer - 4
Registrar - 1; OSD - 1; Executive Engineer - 1; AR(Finance) - 1; JTS(CSE) - 2; JTS(ECE) - 4; JS - 6; JAO - 2; SLIA - 2

Partners of IIITG:
1. MHRD, Govt. of India
2. Govt. of Assam
3. Tata Consultancy Services
4. Oil India Limited
5. Srei Infrastructure Finance Ltd.
6. Amtron Ltd.

Financial Contributions of Partners in setting up the Institute:
1. MHRD, Govt. of India : 57.5 %
2. Govt. of Assam : 35 %
3. Industry Partners together : 7.5 %

Visitor Information

A map of the campus is here.

IIITG Building

IIITG Permanent Campus - Under Construction

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