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International Student Admission

Aspirants from foreign countries seeking to enhance their technical knowledge along with cultural exchange are welcome at IIT Bhilai.

Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai was established in the state of Chhattisgarh by Ministry of Human Resource and Development in the year 2016. Chhattisgarh is a major rice producing state in India and is known as “Rice Bowl of India”. Chhattisgarh is a resource-rich state and is a major source of electricity and steel for the country, accounting for 15% of the total steel produced. Chhattisgarh is one of the fastest-developing states in India. Bhilai is a hub of engineering activities and is a major town in the state. The permanent campus of IIT Bhilai shall be situated in Bhilai. IIT Bhilai is presently housed in its transit campus at Government Engineering College (GEC) Raipur, Chhattisgarh.

The term ‘Foreign national/candidate/student’ is referred to:

  • Person with a foreign passport or
  • Person of Indian origin (PIO) or
  • Overseas citizen of India (OCI)

IIT Bhilai offers admission to foreign nationals in BTech, MTech and PhD programs.

Discipline Bachelor of Technology (BTech) Master of Science (MSc) Master of Technology (MTech) Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Bioscience and Biomedical Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Data Science and Artificial Intelligence
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering
Mathematics and Computing
Mechanical Engineering
Mechatronics Engineering

How to apply

Undergraduate Admission

The admission to undergraduate courses is facilitated through the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) only. The information for international candidates appearing in this exam can be found here.

Postgraduate and PhD Admission

The students can be admitted in the following categories

  1. ICCR Scholarship (Government of India) (http://a2ascholarships.iccr.gov.in/).
  2. Study in India Portal (https://www.studyinindia.gov.in/).
  3. Fellowship to ASEAN Students by Govt. of India {Doctoral fellowship in India for ASEAN(DIA)} (https://asean-iit.in/).
  4. Direct entry Click here to apply.

Fee structure for international students for the session 2022-23 shall be accessed by clicking here.

Tuition fee applicable to International students without tution fee benefit for the session 2022-23 for various program at IIT Bhilai:

Discipline Monsoon Semester Winter Semester Summer Semester
MSc/ MTech/ PhDINR 75,000INR 75,000INR 37,500

* Tuition fee at par with Indian Students

Tuition fee applicable to Indian students for the session 2022-23 for various program:

Discipline Monsoon Semester Winter Semester Summer Semester
BTechINR 1,00,000INR 1,00,000INR 25000
MSc INR 5,000INR 5,000INR 2,500
MTech INR 5,000INR 5,000INR 2,500
PhD INR 2,500INR 2,500INR 1,250

The offline admission form is available here for downloading. The usage of offline form is restricted to the usage as mentioned in the information brochure.

To know more about the Admission/Eligibility Criteria details please click on Information Brochure

Message From Director

I am pleased to extend my greetings to students and their parents as well as colleagues near and far. IIT Bhilai was established on 7 August 2016. We are located in Chhattisgarh, the rice bowl of India, in a state rich in natural resources as well as cultural memory and heritage. Read More


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