About IIT Guwahati
IIT Guwahati, founded in the year 1994, is a multidisciplinary institute established by the Government of India. This institute which comes sixth of the first seven premium IITs, has been ranked among the top 100 of the world's dynamic young universities by Times Higher Education (THE) magazine, in the year 2014. IIT Guwahati is in the 8th position in "OVERALL" category and in the 7th position in "ENGINEERING" category in MHRD-NIRF Ranking 2017. IIT-Guwahati ranked 14th among 20 institutions classed as the world's best small universities in the latest Times Higher Education (THE) rankings 2016.
IIT Guwahati has retained its 7th position in the Category of Engineering in NIRF-2018. Situated 20 km away from the heart of the Guwahati city in Assam, it resides on the northern banks of Brahmaputra covering an area of 700 acres. The aim of the Institute is to provide valuable education, to conduct original research of the highest standard and to provide leadership in technological innovation. IITG has been recognized as an Institute of National Importance by the government of India. The institute houses eleven departments and six inter-disciplinary academic centres offering UG, PG, Ph.D. and PDF programs.
Distance from Guwahati International Airport: 23kms
Distance from Guwahati Railway station: 22kms