The groups of public engineering institutes having their autonomous bodies are under Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT). These institutes are governed under the act of “Institutes of Technology, 1961”. Under this act, the powers, rules, regulations and framework are presented. The amendment of the act was done under “The institutes of technology (amendment) act 2012. The amendment was done in presence of sixteen institutes. Each one of this IIT institution is having the status of autonomous body which is always linked with common IIT council.
If you want to get admission in Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT), you have to appear for the joint entrance examination. This examination is really tough as the rate of acceptance over here is less than one in 50 units. The total seats for candidates would be 9,618 where as the candidates applying for the enrolments through (IIT- JEE) amounted to 485000 heads. If you are among the undergraduate students, you will be able to get a bachelor degree in Engineering. This is specifically known as B. Tech in Engineering. But a person who has got a chance to get enrolment in Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) but have already got graduated can apply for M. tech.
You may find different centers of IIT throughout the nation. IIT Kharagpur is the most important destination to receive award of Engineering. You can also get an award under Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) in the city Bangalore. In many institutes you can get into engineering degree once you qualify GATE examination. Apart from B.Tech, M.tech programs, Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) is also known for providing degrees like M.sc in Mathematics, M.S in Engineering, M.sc in Physics, M.sc in chemistry etc. You can also get an enrolment for the PhD program in this regard. Even some institute accepts the scores of CAT for getting admission in various degree and diploma course. Students passing out from IIT have achieved success worldwide.