Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR) - Admission


Roorkee, Uttarakhand


Roorkee, Uttarakhand

IIT Roorkee Admission 2020: UG, PG, Ph.D course

Updated On - January 28 2020 by Aditya Anand

IIT Roorkee offers admission in various UG, PG, Integrated and Research courses. This Institute offers bachelor's degree in 11 disciplines of Engineering and Architecture and Master's degree in around 40 disciplines of Engineering, Applied Science, Architecture and Planning. The Institute also provides doctorate level work in all departments and research centres.

IIT Roorkee B.Tech, B.Arch, M.Tech. & MBA Selection Criteria 

Admission Criteria in IIT Roorkee
CoursesEntrance/Admission TestEligibility
B.Tech JEE AdvancedJEE Main 
M.TechGATEBranch-Wise Eligibility
B.ArchNATAPassed 10+2 with 75%

Graduate degree in any discipline with first class or minimum of 60% marks

IIT Roorkee B.Tech And B.Arch Admission 2020

Indian Institute of Technology-Roorkee provides undergraduate programmes like B.Tech, B.Arch and Integrated Dual degree courses. B.Tech in 11 different specializations. The maximum duration for B. Arch. and Integrated degrees is of 5 years. Whereas the B.Tech degree will take 4 years of duration.

List of B.Arch and B.Tech courses offered at IIT Roorkee

Course SpecializationsSeatsEligibility
B.Arch-35Candidate with 75% marks in class 12 exam or is in the first 20 percentile in their 10+2 examination conducted by their respective board of examination with Mathematics as one of the subject
B.TechBiotechnology35Candidate with 75% in the class 12 examination or is in the top 20 percentile in their 12 examination conducted by their respective board of examination with Physics and Mathematics as their main subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology.
Chemical Engineering110
Civil Engineering120
Electrical Engineering120
Electronics and Communication Engineering80
Computer Science and Engineering75
Mechanical Engineering100
Production and Industrial Engineering40
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering100
Polymer Science and Engineering35
Engineering Physics30
Integrated B.Tech-M.TechB.Tech (Chemical Engineering) and M.Tech. (Computer-Aided Process Plant Design)-
B.Tech (Chemical Engineering) and M.Tech. (Industrial Pollution Abatement)-
B.Tech (Civil Engineering) and M.Tech (Structural Engineering)-
B.Tech (Computer Science & Engineering) and M.Tech (Computer Science & Engineering)-
B.Tech (Electrical Engineering) and M.Tech (Instrumentation and Control)-
B.Tech (Electrical Engineering) and M.Tech (Power Electronics)-
B.Tech (Electronics and Communication Engineering) and M.Tech (Microelectronics and VLSI)-
B.Tech (Electronics and Communication Engineering) and M.Tech (RF and Microwave Engineering)-
B.Tech (Electronics and Communication Engineering) and M.Tech (Communication Systems)-
B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) and M.Tech (CAD, CAM and Robotics)-
B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) and M.Tech (Thermal Engineering)-
B.Tech (Metallurgical and Materials Engineering) and M.Tech (Industrial Engineering)-
B.Tech (Production and Industrial Engineering) and M.Tech (CAD, CAM and Robotics)-
B.Tech (Production and Industrial Engineering) and M.Tech (Thermal Engineering)-

IIT Roorkee M.Tech, M.Arch & MURP Admission 2020

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee provides postgraduate programs such as M.Tech, M.Arch & MURP. The Master of Technology (M.Tech) course is offered in 40 different specializations. Maximum duration of all the postgraduate courses is two years. For admission in M.Arch & MURP, IIT-R has 18 seats each whereas for M.Tech across different specializations is total of 778 seats.

  • Admission to PG level courses is based on the Normalized GATE scores only.
  • Sponsored candidates can take admission by an Interview/Written Test.
  • The application process for the PG courses will begin after the declaration of GATE results.
Course NameSpecializationsSeatsEligibility
M.Arch-18Candidate must have B.Arch. degree or its equivalent
M.TechAlternate Hydro Energy Systems25Must have Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Electrical/Mechanical/ Industrial/Environmental Engg./Chemical/ Electronics/ Computer/Agricultural or equivalent
Environment Management of Rivers and Lakes15

Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Electrical/Mechanical/ Industrial/Chemical/ Agriculture/ Environmental Engg./Biotechnology/Arch./Town Planning or it's equivalent or

Master in Science in any subject with Mathematics as one of the main subject in Graduation

Chemical Engineering B.Tech./B.E. in Chemical Engineering or Chemical Technology
Environmental Engineering18Engineering degree in Civil/Chemical/Environmental Engg. or equivalent.
Geotechnical Engineering 24Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Mining Engineering or equivalent
Hydraulics Engineering18Must have completed Civil Engg. or equivalent.
Geomatics Engineering24Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engg./Electronics Engg./Electrical Engg./Computer Science/ Information Technology/Marine Engg./Mining Engg./Environmental Engg/Agricultural Engg/ Communication Engg/Architecture or equivalent.
Structural Engineering 36UG engineering degree in Civil Engg. or it's equivalent.
Transportation Engineering24
Computer Science & Engineering54B.E/B.Tech. degree in computer science and Engineering or Information Technology
Infrastructure Systems B.E./B.Tech. in Civil/ Mechanical & Industrial/ Electrical/ Chemical Engineering/Electronics & Communication Engg/ Computer Science and Information Technology/ B.Arch./ B.Planning 
Disaster Mitigation & Management15

B.Tech. degree in Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Industrial, Chemical, and Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent, B.Arch. & B. Planning, or

M.Tech. degree in Geological Technology and Geophysical Technology or equivalent, or M.B.A. or M.C.A. or M.Sc. in Physics/ Geophysics/Geology / Mathematics


B.Tech. in Met. & Mat. Engg./Mech. Engg./E&C/Electronics/ Chemical Engg./PuIp & Paper/Biotechnology or equivalent;

M.Sc. ( Physics/Chemistry/ Biotechnology), or equivalent with Mathematics at 10+2 or higher level.

Soil Dynamics18Bachelor’s degree in engineering in Civil/Structural Engg. or equivalent.
Structural Dynamics31
Seismic Vulnerability and Risk Assessment15
Systems and Control23Bachelor’s degree of engineering in Electrical Engg. or Electronics & Communication/Instrumentation Engg. or equivalent.
Power System Engineering23Engineering degree in Electrical Engg. or it's equivalent.
Electrical Drives & Power Electronics15
Instrumentation & Signal Processing23Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Electronics & Communication/Instrumentation Engg. or equivalent.
Communication Systems18Bachelor’s degree in Electronics & Communication Engg. or it's equivalent.
RF and Microwave Engineering15
Microelectronics & VLSI Tech.15
Surface Water Hydrology15

Bachelor’s engineering degree in Civil/Mechanical/Agricultural Engg./ Hydrology or equivalent. or,

M.Sc./M.Tech. in Chemistry/Geology/ Geophysics/Applied Geology/Applied Geophysics/Physics/ Meteorology/ Geography Atmospheric Physics/Environmental Science with Mathematics in B.Sc. as one of the subjects

or M.Sc. in Statistics with Physics or Mathematics at B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in Mathematics with Physics in B.Sc. or its equivalent.

Ground Water Hydrology-
Bioprocess Engg.-B.E./B.Tech. or equivalent degree in Chemical Engineering/ Biochemical Engg/ Bioprocess Engg/ Chemical Technology/ Food Technology/ Agricultural Engg./ Biomedical Engg/ Bioengineering/ Polymer Engg./ Polymer Technology/ Plastic Technology/ Paper Technology/Ceramic Technology/ Petrochemical Engineering/ Textile Engineering/ Biotechnology or an allied field with maths in 10+2 level.
Machine Design Engineering18Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical/Industrial/Production Engg. or equivalent.
Production & Industrial Systems Engg.18
Thermal Engineering18
Welding Engineering18
CAD, CAM & Robotics15
Industrial Metallurgy18B.Tech. in Metallurgy/Materials Engineering/Mechanical Engineering/Production Engineering
Materials Engineering18B.Tech. in Metallurgy/Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering/Production Engineering/Ceramic Engineering; or M.Sc. in Physics/Chemistry with Mathematics course at B.Sc. level
Pulp & Paper Engineering18Bachelor’s degree in Pulp & Paper Engg./ Chemical Engg./ Mechanical Engg./ Polymer Engg./ Cellulose Technology/ Biotechnology or equivalent.
Packaging Technology 20M.Sc. in Chemistry(PCM at B.Sc. level)/ Polymer Science (PCM at B.Sc. level)/ or B.Tech. in Pulp and Paper Technology/ Biotechnology/ Chemical Engg Chemical Technology/ Polymer Engg/ Process Engg/ Mechanical Engg/ Production Engg/ Packaging Technology/Printing Technology/ Textile Technology/ PG Diploma in Packaging/ Biochemical Engg.
Irrigation Water Management3Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engg. or it’s equivalent/ Agricultural Engg. or M.Sc. Agriculture in Agronomy, Soil Science, Agrometeorology, with Mathematics as one of the papers at the level of B.Sc./B.Sc. Agriculture.
Water Resources Development12Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Electrical/Mechanical/ Electronics & Telecommunication Engg.
Advanced Methods of Chemical Analysis15B.Tech. (Chemical Engg.)/M.Sc.(Chemistry)/ M.Sc. (Environment Science) with Mathematics at least at 10+2 level.
Solid State Electronic Materials18B.Tech. (Engg. Physics)/M.Sc. (Physics)/Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Electronics/Metallurgical Engg. or it's equivalent.
PhotonicsM.Sc. (Physics/ Electronics/ Applied Physics/ Photonics/ Engineering Physics), B.Tech. (Engineering Physics/ Electronics/ Communication/ Electrical/ Instrumentation/ materials/ Metallurgy/ Nanotechnology)
MURPUrban and Rural Planning18B.Arch. or it's equivalent or Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engg./B.Planning

IIT Roorkee M.Sc Admission 2020

IIT Roorkee also provides admission in M.Sc. as Postgraduate courses. In IIT Kanpur, the M.Sc. course is offered under 6 different specializations, for two years. M.Sc. candidates must have valid JAM scores.

Course NameSpecializationsSeatsEligibility
M.ScHumanities30Candidate must have completed B.Sc. from the concerned field of study from any recognized University
Applied Geology15
Mathematics 30

IIT Roorkee MBA Admission 2020

Admission in MBA depends on the CAT score obtained by the candidate and on Group Discussion and Interview rounds. 

Key points to note:

  • The final merit for admission to the MBA course will be designed on the basis of candidate's performance in the Written Test (CAT) with Group Discussion, Interview and their Work Experience with respective weightages:-
    • CAT Percentile – 65%
    • Group Discussions – 10%
    • Interview – 20%
    • Work experience – 5%
MBAManagement Studies95

Candidate must have bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 60% marks (55% for SC/ST/PD candidates)

IIT Roorkee Ph.D Admission 2020

IIT Roorkee provides admission in Ph.D. course with 26 areas of research. Only candidates with Master’s degree in their relevant fields can apply for this doctorate level course at IIT Roorkee. The duration of the Pd.D. course is 2 years.

List of Ph.D. courses offered at IIT Roorkee

CourseSpecializationEligibility CriteriaSelection Criteria
Ph.D.Electrical EngineeringME/ M.Tech degree or equivalent degree with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks GATE/GPAT or any other equivalent score with an interview round
Electronics & Communication Engineering
Computer Science & Engineering
PhysicsM.Sc in the particular discipline or equivalent degree with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks
Centre for NanotechnologyPost-graduate degree or equivalent in respective discipline with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks
Mechanical & Industrial EngineeringME/ M.Tech or equivalent degree with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks in aggregate
Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
Institute Instrumentation Centre
Chemical Engineering
ChemistryM.Sc in the specialised discipline or equivalent degree with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks
Architecture & PlanningME/ M.Tech or equivalent degree with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks 
Civil Engineering
Earthquake Engineering
Water Resources Development & Management
Earth Sciences
Centre for Transportation Systems
Centre for Disaster Mitigation & Management

M.Tech. in Civil, Mechanical & Industrial, Chemical, Computer Science, M.Arch. & M.Planning or equivalent. Or

M.Tech. in Geological Technology, Geophysical Technology, Biotechnology or equivalent. Or

MBA or MCA candidates or M.Sc. in Physics, Geophysics, Geology, Mathematics, Environmental Sciences (with Maths in B.Sc.), M.Tech. Biotechnology or equivalent with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks 

Hydro and Renewable EnergyME/ M.Tech or equivalent degree with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks
Humanities & Social SciencesM.Sc in the relevant discipline or equivalent degree with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks
Management Studies

B.E./B.Tech. or equivalent, M.E./ M.Tech or equivalent qualifications. Or

M.Sc./M.A./M.Com. Or Master of Management/MBA or equivalent with minimum of 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks

MathematicsM.Sc in the relevant discipline or equivalent with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks
Paper TechnologyME/ M.Tech or equivalent degree with 60% (55% for SC/ST/ PwD) marks
Process & Polymer Engg
Applied Science & Engg

IIT Roorkee Admission Highlights 2020

IIT Roorkee Admission Basic Highlights
Institute NameIndian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee
Type of InstitutePublic
Basic Admission CriteriaEntrance-exam rank
Application ModeOnline 
Name of the EntranceB.Tech – JEE Advanced
B.Arch – NATA
M.Tech – GATE
M.Sc – JAM
Entrance modeOnline and offline




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