You must have heard of great scientists like Newton, Galileo and Einstein. They were not made in a day. Their journey too might have started the way you are starting today. Studying Science, Mathematics and Engineering leads to lucrative and bright career prospects in our country and round the globe. A career in science, mathematics and engineering develops a broad skill-set that helps an individual grow as a researcher, scientist, an engineer or a mathematician.

There are many Institutions of excellence & repute in our country where students can acquire these world class skill-sets, right from the first year of the undergraduate degree. These skill-sets are highly sought after and are in great demand by all the top companies around the world. The IITs are the top most Engineering Institutions in our country with the highest repute in terms of students admitted to the B.Tech program, the faculty, the infrastructure provided, the teaching and course design and last but not the least a global brand name as well as globally renowned Alumni who have made a name for the country, their institution and themselves.

InstitutionQualification attainedNumber of seats (approx)Old system of entrance examNew system of entrance exam
IITsB.Tech/M.Tech./PhD9500 (B.Tech.)IIT-JEEXII (75% or Top 20%ile) + Mains(Qualify)+ JEE Adv (Rank)
NITs/CFTIsB.Tech/M.Tech/PhD B.E/M.E15000 (B.Tech.)AIEEEJEE-Main Rank
1600 (B.Tech)-BITSAT


IITs/IISERsNITsCFTIs/Deemed Universities
IIT MumbaiVNIT NagpurIIIT Pune
IIT ChennaiNIT GoaIIIT Bangalore
IIT HyderabadNIT SurathkalIIST Trivandrum
IIT BhubaneswarNIT CalicutIIIT D&M Kancheepuram
IIT KharagpurNIT TiruchirapalliIIIT Hyderabad
IIT GuwahatiNIT PuducherryIIIT Bhubaneswar
IIT PatnaNIT WarangalBIT Patna
IIT VaranasiNIT RourkelaBIT Ranchi
IIT RoorkeeNIT DurgapurBIT Deogarh
IIT DelhiNIT SikkimBIT Sindri
IIT RoparNIT SilcharNational Institute of Forge & Foundry Technology
IIT MandiNIT AgartalaAssam University Silchar
IIT RajasthanNIT Arunachal PradeshTezpur University
IIT GandhinagarNIT MeghalayaMizoram University Aizwal
IIT IndoreNIT Mizoram
Indian Institute of Carpet Technology, Bhadohi
IIT DhanbadNIT ManipurIIIT Allahabad
IISER PuneNIT NagalandIIIT Amethi
IISER BhopalNIT JamshedpurJ K Institute of Applied Physics & Tech, University of Allahabad
IISER TrivandrumNIT PatnaGurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalay, Uttarakhand
IISER MohaliMNNIT AllahabadNSIT Delhi
IISER KolkataNIT UttarakhandDTU Delhi
RGIPT Rai BareliNIT DelhiIIIT Delhi
Indian Maritime UniversityNIT KurukshetraShri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Jammu
B R Ambedkar NIT JalandharThapar University
NIT HamirpurLNM Institute of Information Technology
NIT SrinagarDAIICT, Gandhinagar
MNIT JaipurABV IIIT Gwalior
SVNIT SuratPandit DPM IIIT D&M Jabalpur
MANIT BhopalInstitute of Technology, Guru G Vishwavidyalay Bilaspur
NIT Raipur
Deemed Universities outside JEE MainsEntrance exam
Indian Institute of Science BangaloreKVPY/JEE/Pre-Medical
ISI Kolkata
Chennai Institute of Mathematics
BITS Pilani, Hyderabad CampusBITSAT
BITS Pilani, Goa CampusBITSAT
Vellore Institute of TechnologyVITEEE
Manipal Institute of Technology
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham UniversityAEAT
SRM University, ChennaiSRMEE
SRM University, ModinagarSRMEE
Karunya UniversityKEE
Mukesh Patel School of Engineering NMIMS, Mumbai/ShirpurNMAT