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Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology: Courses, Admission 2021, Placement, Scholarship

Last updated on April 30th, 2021

TIET (Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology) was established in year 1956 and is accredited by NAAC with an ‘A+’ grade. The Institute offers UG, PG, PhD and MBA programs in numerous specializations. Admission in all the programs is based on merit or entrance exams.

The Institute is ranked at #8 position amongst top Universities across India in terms of placement. It is also ranked at #21 position amongst the topmost business schools in India. Interested candidates can apply to this Institute online.

TIET Highlights

Tabulated below are some facts regarding the Institute that one can check.

Established|Institute Type 1956|Deemed University
Approved by UGC/AICTE
Accredited by NAAC ‘A+’
Campus Area 250 acres
Courses Offered UG/PG/PhD/MBA
Admission Criteria Merit/Entrance Based
Students 9500+
Application Mode Online
Top Recruiters Make My Trip.com/Atkins Group/HLS Asia Ltd/SabMiller India Ltd/Software AG/Steel Strips Wheels Ltd/Honda Cars India Ltd/Havells India Ltd/GKN driveline India/Naukri.com/Bhushan Steel Ltd
Facilities Available Library/Hostel/Medical Facilities, ATM, Canteen, Gym
Official Website http://www.thapar.edu/

TIET Ranking

The rankings of the Institute by different magazines are tabulated below.

Magazines/Bodies Rank Year
NIRF (Overall) #51 2020
The World University Rankings (Overall) #601 2020
QS World University Rankings #1001 2021
India today (B. Tech) #23 2020
Outlook (MBA) #59 2020

TIET Courses

The Institute offers various courses and the details about the same are mentioned in the table below.

Courses Details
BE
  • Specializations: Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering (production), Mechatronics.
  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2 with PCM
  • Selection Criteria: JEE Main
BE(Lateral Entry)
  • Specializations: Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2
  • Selection Criteria: JEE Mains
BE-IEP
  • Specializations: Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2
  • Selection Criteria: JEE Mains
B Tech
  • Specialization: Bio-technology
  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2
  • Selection Criteria: NEET
BE-MBA
  • Specializations: Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
  • Duration: 5 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2
  • Selection Criteria: JEE Mains
ME
  • Specializations: CAD/CAM Engineering, Production Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Infrastructure Engineering, Structural Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Information Security, Software Engineering, Electronics and communication engineering, Wireless Communication, Electronic Instrumentation and Control Engineering, Power Systems, Power Electronics and Drives
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed B.E. in relevant stream
  • Selection Criteria: GATE
MTech
  • Specializations: Computer Applications, VLSI design, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Energy Technology and Management, Environment Sc & Technology, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, etc
  • Eligibility: Passed B.Tech in relevant stream
  • Selection Criteria: GATE
MCA
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Eligibility: Bachelors degree with 60%
  • Selection Criteria: Merit Based
MSc
  • Specializations: Biotechnology/Chemistry/Biochemistry/Mathematics & Computing/Physics
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed B.Sc. in relevant stream with 60%
  • Selection Criteria: Merit Based
MA
  • Specializations: Economics/Psychology
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Graduation in relevant stream
  • Selection Criteria: Merit Based
MBA
  • Specializations: Business Analytics & Big Data/Finance/Information System/Operations/Human Resource Management/Marketing etc
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree
  • Selection Criteria: CAT/MAT/GMAT/XAT
PhD
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Eligibility: Postgraduate degree in relevant stream
  • Selection Criteria: Entrance Test + Interview

TIETAdmissions

The admission at this Institute is based on merit as well as entrance examinations which vary from course to course.

How to Apply?

Candidates who desire to get admission in this Institute should follow the below-given steps:

  • Go to the official website of the Institute i.e. www.thapar.edu
  • Click on ‘Apply Now. Fill in all the required details when you are directed to the registration page.
  • After registration, you will get a login id with a password.
  • Login with those credentials and fill the form carefully by selecting your preferred program name and other details.
  • Pay the application fee and proceed with form submission
  • Print out the application form

TIET Placement

The Institute arranges campus interviews for placements every year. The large number of top companies visit the campus and select the students. The placement stats for the year 2019-20 are mentioned below.

  • No. of companies visited: 264
  • Total Offer: 996
  • Total students placed: 971
  • Highest Package: 43 Lacs

The students of the Institute got recruited by some of the best industries, such as Infosys, Microsoft, Zomato, Deloitte, Edelweiss, IBM, whirlpool, J. P. Morgan, Wipro, The Royal Bank of Scotland, SEW, Reliance, HSBC, Samsung, Maruti Suzuki, etc.

TIET Scholarship

The Institute provides numerous scholarships to students and some of them are mentioned below.

  • Merit Scholarships for BE/BTech Students: 85%-95% or more in 10+2 education/JEE MAIN qualify
  • Merit-cum-mean Scholarships for UG students: Family income ≤ INR 8,00,000
  • Postgraduate Scholarships For ME/MTech Students:

Scholarship from AICTE: A valid GATE score/Only if AICTE approved

Scholarship from TIET: Valid GATE score/if someone is getting Scholarships from AICTE, she/he gets INR 5,000 per month.

Valid GATE score/if someone is not getting any scholarships from AICTE or others, she/he gets INR 12,400 per month.

With no GATE score, one gets INR 10,000 per month for 10 months in an academic year, if one obtains a minimum of 70% (65% for SC/ST) marks in the considering year.

  • Scholarship for MSc Students: Who scores 8.00 AGPA or above with no backlog
  • Scholarships for MCA Students:
  • Who obtains 8.00 or above AGPA in the considering year
  • No backlog
  • INR 40,000 per year

Some of the names of other scholarship are:

  • Merit-Cum-Means Scholarships: Tuition and Development Fee Waiver
  • Vimlasons Charitable Foundation Scholarships: INR 10,000 per annum
  • Shakuntla-Juneja Memorial Scholarship: INR 10,000 per annum
  • Dipesh Chawla Memorial Scholarship: INR 32,000 per annum

Apart from these, there are many more scholarships provided by the Institute to deserving candidates.

TIET Facilities

The Institute offers all facilities to students and some of them are mentioned below.

  • Games & Sports Facilities: The Institute offers facilities for games like Hockey, Cricket, Basketball, Table Tennis, Football, Volleyball, Badminton, etc. The Institute also has a gym facility as well as a swimming pool complex that is equipped with modern facilities.
  • Health Centre: Health center is there in the campus that organizes check-ups for students and staff of the Institute. Medicine and 24*7 ambulance facility is also there in the centre.
  • Library Facility: Library is quite spacious in the Institute and has huge collection of books. It has 108477 print books, 5428 bound volumes, 112 print journals etc. The library has reference desk, photocopying machine, news track and so on for students.
  • Hostels: The Institute has hostel facility for boys and girls separately. 14 hostels are there 9 for boys and 5 for girls. High speed internet connectivity is there for students in each block. Each block has water purifiers and bathrooms. Gym facility, TV room, mess facility is also there for the students.
  • Other Facilities: Canteen, Grocery Shop, ATM, Multi Cuisine Restaurants, Parlour etc.

TIET Faculty

The faculty of the Institute is quite experienced and possesses years of teaching experience in relevant fields. All are skilled enough to handle things easier.

  • Professors: 15+
  • Associate Professors: 14+
  • Assistant Professors: 17+

TIET FAQs

Ques. Does Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology has a counseling cell?

Last updated on April 30th, 2021

Ans. Yes, the Institute has a counseling cell that has their own roles and provides numerous services like counseling services, academic services, crisis services, outreach services, and referral services.

Ques. What are some student societies/clubs at Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology?

Last updated on April 30th, 2021

Ans. Some of the names of students clubs/societies are chemist’s association research and education society, creative computing society, fine arts, and photography society, frosh week, GENE society, lead society, literary society, music and dramatics society, pratigya society and many more.

Ques. Does Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology provide internet facilities to students?

Last updated on April 30th, 2021

Ans. Yes, the institute provides the facility of the internet to students that they can use for accessing study material, question papers, daily circulars, e-books etc. All students will be assigned web kiosk account too.

Ques. Does Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology have a disability resource center?

Last updated on April 30th, 2021

Ans. Yes, the disability resource center is there in the Institute that offers all the services for candidates with documented disabilities such as low vision, mental health difficulties, learning disabilities, deaf as well as other medical disabilities.

Ques. What are some of the digital resources in the library at Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology?

Last updated on April 30th, 2021

Ans. The library is quite spacious and large number of digital resources like 8700 electronic journals, 20000+ conference proceedings, bibliographic databases, and e-books, etc. In addition to this, there are other more digital resources for students in the library.


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