With JEE Advanced merit list still to come out, most of the aspiring students are probably calculating and estimating their chances in getting into one of the apex engineering colleges of India. To help them with that we have a Top-10 list to come up with along with previous year’s closing ranks to clear up the remaining doubts.
#1 IIT Kanpur : Established in 1959 as one of the first Indian Institutes of Technology, the institute was created with the assistance of a consortium of nine leading US research universities as part of the Kanpur Indo-American Programme (KIAP).
Cutoff ranks: General- 4844 SC- 1406 ST- 775 OBC- 2558
#2 IIT Delhi : The institute was established as College of Engineering and Technology, New Delhi, on August 21, 1961. It was upgraded as an Indian Institute of Technology in 1963.
Cutoff ranks: General- 4252 SC- 1098 ST- 654 OBC- 2186
#3 IIT Kharagpur : The first IIT it was established in 1951 to train engineers and scientists. Among IITs, the Kharagpur institute has the largest campus (2,100 acres), the most departments, and the highest student enrolment.
Cutoff ranks: General- 5908 SC- 1941 ST- 830 OBC- 2855
#4 IIT Roorkee : IIT Roorkee is the oldest technical institution of Asia. Established in 1847, it was given University status in 1949 and, in 2001, was converted into an IIT. IIT Roorkee has 18 academic departments covering Engineering, Applied Sciences, Humanities & Social Sciences and Management programmes.
Cutoff ranks: General- 8061 SC- 1742 ST- 856 OBC- 3367
#5 IIT Chennai : Founded in 1959 with technical and financial assistance from the Government of the erstwhile West Germany, it is third among the Indian Institutes of Technology. The institute has nearly 360 faculty, 6,000 students and 1,250 administrative and supporting staff.
Cutoff ranks: General- 6149 SC- 1575 ST- 846 OBC- 2731
#6 BITS Pilani : Birla Institute of Technology and Science is a private university. BITS Pilani consists of 15 academic departments with a focus on education in Engineering and the Sciences. The institute was established in its present form in 1964.
Cutoff score in BITSAT: 311
#7 IT- BHU : Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi is a public engineering institution located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. Founded in 1919 as the Banaras Engineering College, it became the Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University in 1968.
Cutoff ranks: General- 6646 SC- 1596 ST- 885 OBC- 2825
#8 VIT : Vellore Institute of Technology, popularly known as VIT, comprises seven schools offering 17 undergraduate programmes and 28 post-graduate programmes with an emphasis on Engineering and Technology and 13 research centres in disciplines like Rapid Prototyping, Manufacturing, Product Design, Energy, Biomedical Research, Information Technology and Nanotechnology.
Cutoff ranks: NA
#9 Delhi Technological Institute : With a history of over 65 years in providing technical education within a modern educational environment and strong academic staff, the Delhi Technical University (formerly the Delhi College of Engineering, is strongly identified with engineering education in India.
Cutoff ranks: General- 857515 SC- 546303 ST- 733255 OBC- 748647
#10 IIT Guwahati : Offers undergraduate, post-graduate and doctoral programmes in Engineering. Established in 1994, it is the sixth IIT and the first to introduce Design as one of the disciplines.
Cutoff ranks: General – 5435 SC- 1441 ST- 694 OBC- 2450
We hope that this list, along with the useful add-on info we’ve provided you with, will help you deciding your career and future.
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