Birla Institute of Technology

country rank  66
world rank  3037

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University Overview

Founded in 1955, Birla Institute of Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Ranchi (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Jharkhand. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Allahabad, Noida, Jaipur, Kolkata, Patna, Deoghar, Bahrain, Muscat, Ras-Al-Khaima. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Birla Institute of Technology (BIT) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Birla Institute of Technology (BIT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 64 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Indian higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name बिरला प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान
Acronym BIT
Founded 1955
Motto Learning is that which Liberates

University Location

Address Mesra
Ranchi (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
835 215 Jharkhand
India
T +91 (651) 227 5444
F +91 (651) 227 5401
Other locations Allahabad, Noida, Jaipur, Kolkata, Patna, Deoghar, Bahrain, Muscat, Ras-Al-Khaima

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
Ranchi 835 215
+91 (651) 2275896

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Birla Institute of Technology's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

University Grants Commission, India


Year of first Accreditation

1986


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
  • Council of Architecture (COA)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019