Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

April 17th, 2021
image
collegenirfRankingestablishedcampusAreastate
IIEST Shibpur 43 1856123 Acres West Bengal

Connectivity

• Nearest Airport: Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata (28.5 km).

• Nearest Railway Station: Howrah Junction Railway Station (6 km).

Fees

a) Institute Fee

1st Semester :Rs. 71,000

Total Fee :Rs. 5,47,000

b) Hostel Fee

1st Semester :Rs. 29,500

Total Fee :Rs. 2,17,000

Fee Waivers

• 100% Tuition Fee waiver for SC/ST/PH students.

• Full remission of the Tuition Fee for General and OBC students whose family income is less than Rs.1 lakh per annum.

• Remission of 2/3rd of the Tuition Fee for General and OBC students whose family income is between Rs.1 lakh to Rs.5 lakh

Mode of Admission

JEE (Main) examination & JoSaa+CSAB Counselling

B.Tech. courses and seat distribution

image

Placement Statistics

image

Facilities

1. Hostel :

• The Institute, with a student population of more than 3200, has 17 hostels including two girls' hostels for UG students and one girls' hostel for PG and Research Scholars.

• There are 9 multi-seated hostels for boys: A. C. Roy Hall (Hostel 7), D. Banerjee Hall (Hostel 8), A. K. Seal Hall (Hostel 9), Hostel 10, Hostel 11, Hostel 13 (exclusively for PG and Research Scholars), Hostel 14, Hostel 15, Hostel 16.

• There are 5 single-seated halls for boys: Richardson Hall, Macdonald Hall, Sen Hall, Sengupta Hall, Wolfenden Hall.

2. Canteen & Food Court :

The Institute has ladies canteen, nest-in-Cafeteria, Faculty Canteen, Student Canteen, Guest House Canteen, Metro Dairy, Nescafe and Café coffee day.

3. Sports:

Lord’s Ground

Cricket

Football

Night Short Cricket

Sports

Different Tournaments

Kids also play here

Used to other programs as well like Rebecca

The Institute has Oval Ground,BasketballCourt,Swimming Pool, Table Tennis etc.

4. Gymnasium

The institute has a Gynmasium for the students. Good modern instruments are there and time to time renovated as per requirement of the candidates. Gynmasium is quiet popular in the institute and students comes here in the evening after their classes and in the morning before the classes. Body Building Championship is also held in the college.

5. Tournaments

• Football and Football Tournaments

• Cricket and Cricket Tournaments

• Body Building Championship

• Chess Tournaments

6. Medical Facilities :

The Institute has a hospital provides 24 hours ambulance service. OPD Hours: Morning: 7:30 AM – 10 AM & Afternoon: 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Saturday Afternoon and Sunday OPD closed.

7. Technology Incubation

Tagore Centre for Green Technology Business Incubation (TCGTBI), a society registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 is set up to promote innovation and entrepreneurship by converting and translating technology ideas and innovation in various disciplines of science and engineering into products, processes, and services for commercial exploitation and the benefit of society.

8. Research Facilities - Central Research facility with the latest pieces of equipment.

Fests

1. REunion and Bengal Engineering College Annuals(REBECA) - REBECA is the cultural fest of IIEST, Shibpur.It is the oldest Cultural Fest in the whole of India. he event is divided into four days

a) Classical Night: A treat for classical music connesiurs .

b) BEings Night: The stage is set for BEings (current students) to rock the stage.

c) Kolkata Night: A night of Bengali music. Even if you don't know the language, you can still enjoy the night.

d) Mumbai Night: The best night of it all. If you are a final year student, it will the saddest one actually.

2. INSTRUO- Kolkata's Largest Techno Management Fest - The aim to bring a tech-culture among the students of the university and expose them to the latest technology. Since then Instruo has grown rapidly, created more innovative minds and inspired many.Various companies sponsor this tech fest. Every year around 400-500 participants come here from every corner of the country.

Closing Cutoff 2020 (as per JoSAA last round)

*Detailed roundwise cutoff of JoSAA and CSAB is available on the “CollegeTpoint” application. Download from google playstore.

image

Alumni

• Soumitro Banerjee, electrical engineer, Shanti SwarupBhatnagar laureate.

• Amitabha Bhattacharyya, production engineer, Shanti SwarupBhatnagar laureate.

• GautamBiswas, director, IIT Guwahati.

• Promode R. Bandyopadhyay, American-Indian Inventor.

• Bimal Kumar Bose, scholar in Power Electronics, Chondra Chair of Excellence in Power Electronics, Professor Emeritus at University of Tennessee, member of National Academy of Engineering.

• SoumyenBandyopadhyay, Architect at Liverpool University holds Sir James Stirling chair in architecture.

• PradipChatterjee, flautist and singer, founding member of MohinerGhoraguli

• Arunendu Das, songwriter.

• ChaitanyamoyGanguly, nuclear scientist, Padma Shri recipient

• AmitabhaGhosh ex-director, IIT Kharagpur

• Buddhadev Das Gupta, classical sarod player, Padma Bhusan recipient

• FazlurRahman Khan, structural engineer and architect. Called the "Einstein of structural engineering".

• BinoyMajumdar, poet, SahityaAkademi Award winner.

• BirenMookerjee, industrialist, CMD Martin Burn &Co.Ltd. MD IISCO Ltd.

• RajenMookerjee, industrialist, co-founder of Martin Burn & Co. and founder of Indian Iron & Steel Co. Ltd.

• M. A. Rashid, first Vice-chancellor of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology.

• Tathagata Roy, Ex GM / Chief Engineer Metro Railway and politician, Governor of Tripura.

• Narayan Sanyal, novelist, writer of "Shatyakam".

• BadalSarkar, dramatist and theatre director, Padma Shri recipient.

• JatindranathSengupta, poet and writer.

Pros

1. Placements: The highest placements are of 40 lacs. and the lowest placements are of 3 lacs. In some departments like Information Technology and Electrical Science, the placements are good.

2. Infrastructure: The buildings are quite large and spacious.

3. Library: The library which is housed over three storeys is said to contain all the relevant books, new and old, which the students need.

4. Curriculum: The course structure is industry-based to some extent.

5. Faculty: Most of the faculty members hold degrees from prestigious institutions, both of India and abroad. They are also said to be pursuing research in their particular fields.

6. Sports: There are two stadiums on the campus and participation in sports is encouraged. Equipment, facilities and coaches are available for various sports.

7. Gym: Well-stocked gymnasium facilities are available on campus.

8. Food: Some messes serve great food and the non-vegetarians have a great choice of food.

9. Hostel: From third year onwards, the hostel facilities drastically improve when the students get single-seater rooms.

10. Medical Facilities: The institute provides free medical facilities to all the students.

11. Fests: REBECA is the cultural fest of IIEST Shibpur. Instruo is the technical fest of IIEST Shibpur. Both the fests are said to be quite good and draws a huge participation from the students.

12. Wi-Fi: The institute has good internet connectivity. The students enjoy good internet speed throughout the campus.

13. Connectivity: The institute is well-connected with roads on all sides. Also, it's close to the botanical garden, which is a great tourist spot to hang out at.

Cons

1. Placements: The lowest placements are of 3 lacs. In some departments like Mechanical Engineering, the placements are not so good.

2. Infrastructure: Some of the buildings are quite old and are in dire need of renovation.

3. Curriculum: There are portions of the syllabus which don't have any industry application. Also, the course curriculum doesn't encourage the students for competitive exams.

4. Faculty: According to some students, a little more alacrity on the part of the faculty is needed towards teaching.

5. Sports: Of the two stadiums, one is not open to all the students to play according to their wish.

6. Food: Some messes serve food which is not so great. Vegetarians don't have a great choice of food.

7. Hostel: In the first and second years, the hostel facilities are said to be not so good.

Explore More

blog pic
Manipal 2021 1st Round Cutoff Comparison with Previous years
The first round cutoff for MET (Manipal) Counselling has come out. This year the cutoff is lower than last year. We are providing here the cutoff of first round for 2021 as well as comparison with the cutoffs of previous years.
July 24th, 2021
blog pic
WBJEE Top Colleges Cut-off 2021 Electronics and Communication Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) is another popular option for aspirants seeking admission to engineering curses. The course is also quite popular in colleges taking admission through West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination.
July 8th, 2021
blog pic
WBJEE Top Colleges Cut-offs for Information Technology
Information Technology is generally the second-most demanded course after computer science. This is also true for colleges which take admission through WBJEE. Here we provide you with the previous years' cut-offs of top colleges in Information Technology.
July 7th, 2021
blog pic
WBJEE Cut-offs of Top Colleges for Computer Science
Computer science is a course which is in great demand. This is also true for colleges which take admission through WBJEE. Here we provide you with the previous years' cut-offs of top ten colleges in computer science.
July 6th, 2021
blog pic
WBJEE Top Colleges Cut-off 2021, 2020 and 2019
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board has not yet released the cut-offs for the top colleges granting admission through WBJEE for 2021. The cut-offs are likely to be declared once the counselling process sees completion.
July 5th, 2021
blog pic
Manipal Entrance Test (MET) Result Previous Years' Cut-offs
The last date for Manipal Entrance Test (MET) registration was June 5th, 2021. The entrance test for engineering was held between 11th and 14th June, 2021. And the result is expected to be declared in the coming couple of days. Here we provide you the cut-off of the last three years of the three engineering colleges granting admission on the basis of the result in MET, viz., MIT Manipal, MU Jaipur, and SMIT Sikkim.
June 30th, 2021
blog pic
VITEEE-21 Online Remote Proctored Examination – Information and Guidelines
VITEEE-21 Online Remote Proctored Examination (ORPE) replaces VITEEE-21 that was scheduled as Computer Based Test in various centres across the city from June 18th to 26th, 2021.
May 11th, 2021
blog pic
Institute of Engineering and Technology, DAVV, Indore
The Institute of Engineering & Technology, DAVV, commonly referred to as IET, alternately IET DAVV is the engineering school of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya. It was founded as an autonomous institute in 1996. The college follow self-financed model.
May 5th, 2021
blog pic
JSS Academy of Technical Education, Noida
J.S.S. Academy of Technical Education, Noida, in its full name Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara Academy of Technical Education, Noida is a private engineering institute affiliated to Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University situated in Sector 62, Noida. The institute's campus was inaugurated in 1998.
May 1st, 2021