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IIT Delhi versus IIT Bombay - GATE

by saumil shrivastava

The admissions into the postgraduate programmes at IITs are made through various exams, primarily the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) for Ph.D., M.Tech. and some MS courses.

M. Tech. admissions to IIT Delhi and IIT Mumbai is done on the basis of GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering). GATE tests conceptual clarity in technical subjects and is one of the most difficult in the country. The IIT GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration, which contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. IIT GATE question paper will consist of only multiple choice objective questions.

GATE is conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology on behalf of the National Coordination Board - GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.

IIT Bombay

After IIT Kharagpur, the second IIT to be established was IIT Bombay. It was founded in 1958 in Powai, Mumbai (Bombay). IIT Delhi was established 3 years after IIT Bombay. IIT Bombay was set up with assistance from UNESCO and the Soviet Union, which provided technical expertise.

IIT Bombay has 13 student hostels with about 2,200 undergraduate and 3,500 postgraduate students. IIT Bombay also has schools in management (Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management) and Information technology (Kanwal Rekhi School of Information Technology) on its premises.

IIT Delhi

IIT Delhi was established as the College of Engineering in 1961. IIT Delhi was declared an Institution of National Importance under the Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 1963. It is located in Hauz Khas, New Delhi and has an area of 1.3 square kilometres. It has 11 hostels and 26 departments, centres and schools. IIT Delhi comprises of 426 faculty members and approximately 2,200 undergraduate and 1,600 postgraduate students.

Ranking â€" IIT Delhi versus IIT Bombay

The Times Higher Education Supplement- QS World University Rankings 2009 - Engineering/Technology ranked IIT Bombay as 30th in the world. The Times Higher Education Supplement (2008) ranked IIT-Delhi and IIT-Bombay 157th and 174 th best overall universities respectively in their World University Rankings.
IIT Delhi and IIT Bombay were also ranked in the top 100 globally for technology with IIT-Bombay ranking the highest at 36th. IIT Bombay ranked 77th for Natural Sciences, and was the only IIT to feature in the 2008 rankings.

The student life at IIT Delhi is good since it is in the main city unlike other IITs which are away from the main city. The Hostel life is also great at IIT Delhi. There are numerous cultural and sports activities organised in IIT Delhi. The job placement has also been good this year despite of the recession period.

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    ankitconnected
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    ankitconnectedSun, 24 Mar 2013 18:28:51 -0000

    All IIT's and NIT's Detailed Gate cut off's 2012 for M.Tech Programmes in various disciplines can be viewed at http://engistan.com/category/exam-cut-offs/

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    maareddypavan
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    maareddypavanThu, 21 Mar 2013 03:11:05 -0000

    i got 27 marks in gate 2013.am from civil engineering.for general the cutoff is 27.1.please tell me weather i qualified or not.but in results i got my photo signature and my address.this was shown only for those who are qualified in gate,sooo please tell me

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    azgreen
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    azgreenFri, 15 Mar 2013 13:21:41 -0000

    Sir my gate score is 307 for year 2012, n i got 14.33 points in gate 2013,so my previous score is valid,how can i apply for different NIT's or gate based coleges,is there an couseling for admision process,please tell me what is the procedure,please help me out..thanx!!.

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    sb_drakeWed, 09 Jan 2013 11:55:56 -0000

    i want a fuking job in bhelwat shud i do

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    apple_orange
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    apple_orangeMon, 17 Dec 2012 18:41:03 -0000

    plz mail me the subjects on which shal i concentrate to clear GATE 2013.
    plz help me…

    thanks in advance…

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    nkpkpkThu, 29 Nov 2012 12:59:41 -0000

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    god-god-god
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    god-god-godTue, 18 Sep 2012 06:07:27 -0000

    I have got scored 305 and rank 140803 in ee 2012..i belong to OBC catagery..can i get admission in NIT (or) IIT in 2013

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    pothuraju_1
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    pothurajuWed, 21 Mar 2012 07:49:48 -0000
    sir , i got gate score 476 in ece gate2012 , i belongs to st catagery , can i get admission in iits or nits????

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    rangaravinder85Tue, 20 Mar 2012 12:06:19 -0000

    i have scored 341 and rank 10602 in ee in gate 2012 from sc categary.plzz tell me should i do with this score…

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    aakanksha_modi
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    aakanksha modiTue, 20 Mar 2012 06:54:12 -0000

    I have scored 452 and rank 6868 in ece in gate 2012 from gen category.
    In which colz can i take admission.???

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    rahul_jangra_3
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    rahul jangraFri, 16 Mar 2012 04:44:12 -0000

    pls tell me what i do after gate score 467 and rank 3486 in gate 2012 .
    i belong to obc category.

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    ashokriyas
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    ashokriyasThu, 15 Dec 2011 14:59:19 -0000

    pls snd the years previos delhi iit questions to my mail id

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    prateekawasthi327
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    prateekawasthi327Tue, 27 Sep 2011 02:49:16 -0000

    plz tell me cutoffs of various iits and nits

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