Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar is the 8th (IITs) announced by the Ministry of Human Resource Development in 2008. IIT Gandhinagar institute started operating in a temporary campus of Vishwakarma GEC college campus at chandkheda mentored by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay. The first batch of students was enrolled in three programs likewise: Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar proposes an exclusive undergraduate and graduate education experience in India with unmatched innovations in the core curriculum. We take pride in our student-centric beliefs that resulting in a safe, nurturing, and empowering environment for students at IIT. The institute promotes grave thinking and an admiration of the interdisciplinary character of knowledge, with an highlighting on the liberal arts, project-oriented learning, compulsory courses especially in design and the life sciences, diversity and globalization.
The five-week Foundation Programme at IIT Gandhinagar for all new undergraduate students was renowned with the World Education Award in 2013 by the World Education Summit for innovation in engineering education. Over 40% of IIT students undergo a study abroad and experience during their academic career with us. We are committed to promoting excellence in science and technology, as well as the humanities and social sciences and to the development of rounded and tinge minds.