The Indian Institute of Technology, Indore (which is also known as IIT Indore or IITI ), and is located in Madhya Pradesh, India. It is also recognized as an institute of national importance which established by the Government of India in 2009. It is amongst the eight new Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development(MHRD), Government of India under The Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 2011.
The foundation stone of IIT Indore was laid on 17 February 2009, in its permanent campus which is located in Simrol, Indore, Madhya Pradesh by Mr.Arjun Singh, who was then the HRD minister of India .The functioning of the institution started from 2009-10 in a temporary campus located at Institute of Engineering and Technology affiliated by Indore University and was taken under the mentorship of IIT Bombay. The institute celebrated its first Convocation Day on 8 June 2013 when in the year 2013 the first batch of IIT Indore graduated. The permanent campus of IIT Indore is spread over an area of 510 acres located at Simrol Campus, Khandwa Road, which is nearly around 25 km from the downtown Indore. The institute started functioning at the permanent campus at Simrol, from January 2016 onwards.
The official motto of IIT Indore is “ज्ञानम् सर्वजनहिताय” (in Sanskrit) which means “Knowledge is for the well-being of everyone”. The campus of IIT Indore comprises of three schools with includes over seventy faculty members which are regular, visiting, adjunct and other faculty members on deputation from IIT Bombay. It stands among the top fifty Engineering Institutes of the country, at present and in April 2016 it was ranked 16th by Ministry of Human Resource Development(MHRD).The institute also specializes in world-class research programmes. Microsoft, Eicher, Mahindra, and Steel wedge are amongst the top recruiter of the institute and the highest package offered is 28 Lakhs per annum.
|Name||Indian Institute of Technology Indore|
|Area Covered||525 Acres|
|Address||Indian Institute of Technology Indore, Khandwa Road, Simrol
City- Indore , State- Madhya Pradesh, 453552
|Landline||0 731 2438 917|
|Mobile Number||0 750906283|
|Space Covered||525 Acres|