Indian Institute of Technology Banaras Hindu University Varanasi

Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
Recognised by Govt. Of India
ESTD 1919
1300 acres.
NIRF Ranking 11

About College

About IIT BHU Varanasi

IIT BHU is an engineering institution established by Madan Mohan Malviya in 1919 as Banaras Engineering College. Later, in 2012, it was changed to Indian Institute of Technology. The institution is located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh and has 14 departments and three inter-disciplinary schools. IIT BHU Varanasi is situated in the magnificent campus of Banaras Hindu University at the southern end of the ancient city on the banks of the river Ganga. It is one of the top IIT institutes in India that offers various facilities and infrastructure to its students and staff. It offers various courses in technology, engineering, science and humanities. IIT Varanasi offers B. Tech, Integrated Dual Degree, M. Tech, and PhD in various course degrees such as computer science and engineering, ceramic engineering, biomedical engineering, civil engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, metallurgical engineering, and many more to choose from. Students are offered with a lot of course options as per their interest and skills.

The institute has more than 200 faculty members and academic staff in total. They provide education and teach students as per their expertise in the field.


BTECH ₹828000 (Total Fees) 1163 JEE





Admissions in IIT BHU are made on the basis of the entrance exam score. If an individual is eligible to apply for entrance exams, they can appear for the exam when the date is released and score a certain percentage to be able to get admissions in the institution. For admissions to undergraduate degrees like B. Arch and BTech, JEE MAIN and JEE Advanced are required. For admissions to a postgraduate degree, an individual is required to appear for the GATE entrance exam for admissions. The minimum eligibility criteria for an undergraduate degree is that candidates must have secured 60% in class 12 and 55% for a postgraduate degree, along with entrance exams. The admission process is explained below in detail.

  1. After the conducting body of entrance exams has announced the exam dates and eligibility criteria, students should fill themselves in to appear for the entrance exams which are required by the institution for admissions.
  2. Candidates will be accepted based on JoSAA counselling. Therefore, they should keep a check on the official website of JoSAA.
  3. Once you get through the entrance exam, the institute will be asking for documents to verify them.
  4. Once the documents are verified, and you pass JoSAA counselling, you will then be allotted admission in the respective institution.

Interested candidates should keep a check on the official website of the institution and entrance exam portals for details.


 (B.E /B.Tech)
Median Package :13.60 Lakhs

 (M.E /M.Tech.)
Median Package :8.09 Lakhs

(Dual Degree)
Median Package :15.25 Lakhs


100% Tuition Fee waiver for SC/ST/PH students.
Full remission of the Tuition Fee for General and OBC students whose family income is less than Rs.1 lakh per annum.
Remission of 2/3rd of the Tuition Fee for General and OBC students whose family income is between Rs.1 lakh to Rs.5 lakh per annum.


News & Articles

Advances in physical and biological science seminar will take place in the institute from December 18 to December 20

A short course on Natural products in holistic healthcare will be organized on December 21 to December 26 in the university.

The application and enrolment of students for undergraduate degree courses were made in November 2020.

Awards, Recognition, Accreditations and Collaborations

Some of the awards received by the institute and their staff are given below in detail.

Prof. B. Mishra of the Department of Pharmaceutical Engineering and Technology has been nominated by the Academic Council as the member of the school board of the school of nanosciences for three years.

Prof. B. Mishra has been awarded the prestigious Pharma Legend Award on 27 September 2020.

Dr N.S. Rajput has received Excellence in Academics Award under the Golden AIM Award for Excellence and Leadership in Education on September 11, 2020.