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IIIT Lucknow Admission 2021: Dates, Courses, Eligibility, Selection Application Process

Last updated on July 1st, 2021 by Nikita Joshi

Counted as an Institution of National Importance and set up by the Ministry of Human Resource Development , Government of India in the year of 2015, the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Lucknow is one of the most emerging Institute of India, entirely dedicated to the Information Technology.Funded with the Public Private Partnership mode the IIIT Lucknow, offer B.Tech with 3 specialisation. All the admission procedure is done through the marks of JEE Mains. Along with other IIITs and Central Funded Technical Institution, the Lucknow IIIT also follow the JoSSA counselling for the selection of Undergraduate students.At the Post Graduation level IIIT Lucknow offers M.Tech and MBA programme with single specialisation each. The institute accept GATE and CAT score respectively for it’s M.Tech and MBA admission.

Important Dates

Event Date
Commencement of the online Application form for PhD 2021 10.12.2020
2nd Cutoff releasing date for the IIITK PhD Programme 2021 04.07.2021
Session 3 of the JEE Mains 27.04.2021 – 30.04.2021
Session 4 of the JEE Mains 24.05.2021 – 28.05.2021
CCMT Registration To be Announced
Last date of Receiving online application for the IIITK MBA programme 14.05.2021
Last date for applying at various PG Diploma courses at IIIT Lucknow 30.04.2021

IIIT Lucknow Courses

Course Speacialisation
B.Tech Information Technology (IT), Computer Science (CS), Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (CSAI)
M.Tech Data Science,Artificial Intelligence
MBA Digital Business
PhD Specialisation CS & IT Engineering, Mathematics and Management
Post Graduation Diploma Specialisation Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Data Science, Business Management, Digital Marketing, Internet of Things, Software Development

IIIT Lucknow B.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates willing to join IIITL must appear and pass the JEE Mains examination at first.
  • Along with the National Entrance Examination, one should also have a 75% in their Senior Secondary/Higher Secondary/10+2 Examination with Physics Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates belonging to SC ST PwD category get a 15% relaxation which leads them to score 60% in the qualifying examination to get eligible for the B.Tech Programme.

IIIT Lucknow Selection Process 2021

  • Admission to the B.Tech programme at IIIT Lucknow is entirely based on the marks of JEE Mains conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).
  • Eligibile and Mains qualified students have to to register themselves with Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSSA) counselling in order to get a seat in IIIT Lucknow.
  • Just in case one don’t get any allotment in IIIT Lucknow through JoSSA than the candidate can register themselves with CENTRAL SEAT ALLOCATION BOARD (CSAB), as CSAB conduct counselling for the vacant seat through special round.
  • Foreign Nationalist/NRI/Overseas Indian Personal candidates can apply for the Institution only through the Direct Admissions of Students Abroad (DASA) scheme of Ministry of Human Resource Development. With a valid SAT score.
  • Candidates have to select their preferred branch in descending order and to confirm the choice one has to lock it.
  • Based on the JEE Mains score, IIIT Lucknow will release a cutoff list containing Rank and Score. Those students who fulfill the cutoff will be offered a seat in the institution.
  • Eligible and interested candidates has to freeze the option and pay the admission fee in order to reserve their seat as an admitted student.
  • Later on students have to present themselves at IIIT Lucknow with their documents for verification.
  • To get a better understanding about what was the cutoff for IIIT Lucknow in 2020, one can look at the table, tabulated below :
Specialisation Opening Rank Closing Rank
Computer Science and Engineering 4,840 10,613
Information Technology 4,517 11,521
Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence 4,742 9,826

From the table we can clearly see, how rapidly the Institution is growing in recruiting dedicated and passionate students. If we see, the last 3 years cutoff of the department of Information Technology, IIIT Lucknow

Academic Year Closing Rank (IT)
2018-19 26459
2019-20 16261
2020-21 11521

We will get to know how far it went in improving the cutoff trend. So candidates can surely visualise how the competition will be in the 2021 Academic Year.

How to apply in IIIT Lucknow B.Tech Programme?

Documents Required :

  • Scanned 10th Marksheet.
  • Scanned 12th Marksheet.
  • Scanned JEE Mains Score card.
  • Scanned ID Proof.
  • Scanned Passport size Photograph and Signature.
  • Valid Email ID and Phone Number.

Application Process :

  • All the eligible and JEE Mains qualified student have to register themselves with JoSSA Counselling.
  • The International/NRI/OIP candidates have to register themselves with DASA Website.
  • Register with the above mentioned website with your Email ID and Phone Number (whatever requires)
  • Upon registration every candidates will be provided with an unique ID and Password.
  • Use that ID and Password for further log in. Once you log in to the portal complete all the required field.
  • Submit your academic and personal details to complete the process.
  • Once the procedure is done, wait till counselling session start.

IIIT Lucknow M.Tech Computer Science eligibility :

  • Candidates should have BE/B.Tech/M.Sc/MCA in the field of Computer Science/Information Technology with 6.0 CGPA on the scale of 10 or 60% from a recognised university.
  • In order to enroll in IIIT Lucknow and CCMT, candidates have to appear and pass GATE with a valid score card.

IIIT Lucknow M.Tech Selection Process:

  • Like other Centrally Funded Technical Institution IIIT Lucknow also conduct its selection through CCMT Counselling.
  • Every candidate has to register themselves first with CCMT.
  • After CCMT registration, candidates need to apply separately at IIIT Lucknow.
  • Apart from CCMT , the institute also provide an opportunity for students to apply in IIIT Lucknow M.Tech Programme with Institute Entrance Examination.

How to apply at IIIT Lucknow M.Tech Programme?

Documents Required:

  • Scanned copy of Academic Records from Intermediate to Graduation.
  • Valid GATE score card.
  • Scanned Passport size Photograph.
  • Scanned Signature
  • Valid E Mail Id and Phone number.

Application Process :

  • After the declaration of GATE result candidates need to register themselves with CCMT counselling first, with the email id and phone number.
  • After the registration every candidate will get a CCMT registration number with the help of that, candidates can apply at institutions they want.
  • Once the candidate get the CCMT registration number they have to visit the official website of IIIT Lucknow
  • Candidates now have to apply for a separate application for the M.Tech Programme.
  • Upload all the academic as well as personal details as requires.
  • Candidates than have to submit the form by paying a sum of rupees through Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking/UPI
  • After the submission of form take a pritnout of the same along with an acknowledgement of the fee payment for the future reference.

IIIT Lucknow MBA Programme Eligibility Criteria :

  • Candidates having any Bachelor Degree with minimum 5.0 CGPA on the scale of 10 or 50% are eligible for the programme.
  • Candidates need to have 50% in both their Matriculation (10th) and Senior Secondary (10+2) examination.
  • Candidates belonging to SC ST and PwD category are eligible for 5% relaxtion.
  • Candidates should have appear and pass the CAT Exam for Management. A valid score card is required.

IIIT Lucknow MBA Programme Selection Process :

  • Candidates firstly need to apply for the MBA Programme at their official website.
  • After the application process is done, all the shortlisted candidates will be notified about the Personal Interview via E Mail.
  • Lets take a look at the overall criteria from the table below :

How to apply in MBA Programme at IIIT Lucknow?

Documents required:

  • Scanned and Self attested copy of Marksheets from Intermediate to Graduation.
  • Scanned and self attested copy of Graduation Certificate.
  • Scanned and self attested copy of Work Experience (if any)
  • Scanned and self attested copy of Professional Certificate (if any)

Application Process :

  • Interested candidates have to visit the admission portal of IIIT Lucknow in order to fillup the form.
  • Candidates have to register themselves with the portal using their Email Id and Phone number.
  • After the registration, an automative Username and Password will be given to you. With the help of which candidates can continue their further application process.
  • Candidates need to login at the portal and have to submit all the required self attested documents and personal information.
  • To submit the application form, candidates are required to pay 1000Rs (For General/OBC/EWS candidates) and 500Rs (For SC ST PwD and Female candidates) through Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking/UPI.
  • After the submission of form, take a printout the same for further reference.

IIIT Lucknow PhD programme Admission 2021

Eligibility criteria

Category Minimum Eligibility
Self financed Fulltime Research Scholar Applicants should have qualified CSIR/UGC/DAE/NBHM/DST/DBT/ICAR/ICMR/ICPR or any other funding agency after completing the Master’s Degree in a relevant discipline
Working Professional The candidate should be a gainfully employed with a Firm/Organisation on the fulltime basis. He/She requires to have a M.Sc/M.Tech/ME/MBA/MCA or related Master’s Degree with a good academic records.
Aspiring Students in Higher Academics (ASHA) Candidates having a B.Tech degree with a 8.5 CGPA or 80% from an IIT/NIT/IIIT/CFTI with a GATE score card in CS/EE/EC/Ch.E/ME or related fields are eligible.

How to apply in PhD Programme at IIIT Lucknow?

Documents Required:

  • Scanned Copy of all the Academic Records (From intermediate to Highest Qualification)
  • No Objection Certificate from the place of work (if applicable).
  • Approval Letter from the place of work (if applicable).
  • Supervisors Acceptance Letter.
  • Research Proposal.

Application Process :

  • Candidates have to visit the official website of IIIT Lucknow at and to select the PhD Admission tab at the Academics menu.
  • One can simply visit for redirecting to the admission portal.
  • Candidates requires to register themselves at the portal with their email id and phone number.
  • Upon that an Username and Password will be generated. With the help of which candidates can log in to the application form.
  • Candidates need to fillup the application form by providing all the academics as well as personal details in the required field.
  • To submit the form one has to pay the application fee through Debit Card/Credit Card/UPI/Net Banking.
  • Take a printout of the application form for further reference.

IIIT Lucknow Admission FAQs

Ques. What kind of institution IIIT Lucknow is?

Last updated on July 1st, 2021

Ans: IIIT Lucknow is a Centrally Funded Technical Institution by MHRD Govt of India in a Public Private Partnership module.

Ques. Do M.Tech students get stipend in IIIT Lucknow?

Last updated on July 1st, 2021

Ans: Yes, if a student enroll himself with proper GATE score in the M.Tech programme he is eligible for the stipend of 12,400 Rs Per Month according to the GATE norms. Rest IIIT Lucknow don’t provide any financial assistanship for its students.

Ques. What is placement scenario at IIIT Lucknow?

Last updated on July 1st, 2021

Ans: Considering as a baby IIIT, only in the span of 5 years IIIT Lucknow has made an exceptional record with their placement scenario. The Highest package ever given to a student is 43 LPA where as the Median package lies as 15 LPA. The MBA Programme has witness a 100% Placement too.


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