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Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB)

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Established in 1958, the second of its kind, IIT Bombay was the first to be set up with foreign assistance. The funds from UNESCO came as Roubles from the then Soviet Union. In 1961 Parliament decreed the IITs as ‘Institutes of National Importance'. Since then, IITB has grown from strength to strength to emerge as one of the top technical universities in the world. The institute is recognised worldwide as a leader in the field of engineering education and research. Reputed for the outstanding calibre of students graduating from its undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, the institute attracts the best students from the country for its bachelor's, master's and doctoral programmes. Research and academic programmes at IIT Bombay are driven by an outstanding faculty, many of whom are reputed for their research contributions internationally. IIT Bombay also builds links with peer universities and institutes, both at the national and the international levels, to enhance research and enrich its educational programmes. The alumni have distinguished themselves through their achievements in and contributions to industry, academics, research, business, government and social domains. The institute continues to work closely with the alumni to enhance its activities through interactions in academic and research programmes as...
202
2016
219
2017
=179
2018
  • 49.7
    Overall Score
  • 62.3
    Academic Reputation
  • 50.8
    Citations per Faculty
  • 77.9
    Employer Reputation
  • 32.1
    Faculty Student
=49
2014
51-100
2015
51-100
2016
51-100
2017
  • 72.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 81.9
    Citations per Paper
  • 79.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 70.2
    H-index Citations
41
2015
46
2016
16
2015
35
2017
101-150
2017
13
2016
191-200
2018
34
2018
Asian University Rankings
  • 75.7
    Overall Score
  • 88.1
    Academic Reputation
  • 97.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 44.5
    Faculty Student
  • 9.7
    International Faculty
  • 10.9
    Inbound Exchange
  • 9.1
    Outbound Exchange
  • 96.3
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 89.6
    Papers per Faculty
  • 41.4
    Citations per Paper
41
2015
46
2016
16
2015
35
2017
101-150
2017
13
2016
191-200
2018
34
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 38-39.6
    Overall Score
  • 47.7
    Alumni Outcomes
  • 62.4
    Employer Reputation
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
876
International
19

Number of students

9,402
Postgraduate 56%
Undergraduate 44%

Number of international students

93
Postgraduate 88%
Undergraduate 12%
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