IIIT Allahabad






                                IIIT Allahabad

After two-three years of hustling, and jumping from physics to chemistry to maths and what not, here you are, waiting to enter a college, to start a new life and explore new opportunities.

IITs, NITs and IIITs are the best engineering colleges of nation. In this blog, we'll be covering IIIT Allahabad. 

There are three types of IITs , IIIT Allahabad stands for Indian Institute of Information Technology, which comes under central government. I'll be covering five major aspects, i.e. College campus and rankings, college life and future aspects societies in college, placements , and alumni circle, to make you more familiar to IIIT Allahabad. 

It's NIRF ranking 2020 is 103, although it's not an amazing ranking , but don't worry, NIRF ranking is just outer illusion, colleges are much more than NIRF rankings. 

Iiit allahabad takes in addmission on the basis of results of mains, 75% in boards(65% for sc/st) is eligibility criteria.

2020 cut off for IT branch, general category was 374-4960 crl, for obc 867-2356(category list), and for sc was 334-1564(category list).

ECE branch, 2020 cut off for general category was 2152-9250 crl, for obc was 2343-3802(category list), and for sc was 1564-2786(category list).

Starting from its location, it is located in Devghat Jhalva, in the outskirts of allahabad.

It is 10 km from town centre, 7km from main railway station and around 4km from airport.

And allahabad in general is well connected to other metro cities. It's campus is spread across 100 acres of land. It has 5 boys and 3 girls hostels, which have both single and double rooms.  The mess is fully air-conditioned. Campus has basketball ground, volleyball ground, swiming pool,gym , table tennis court, and many other sports facilities. High speed Wi-Fi is availed. 

In campus, there are night canteens (which remain open, mostly till 4am in morning) , amul and Nescafe outlets, and some other shops for errands.

Coming to college life and future aspects, IIIT Allahabad has one of the best coding culture. It offers B.tech( 4yrs, in IT and ECE) and dual degree courses(5yrs). IIT allahabad is best suited for hard core coders and students inclined towards research work. 

There is no ragging system, and the environment is quite safe and sound. 

It had several societies like, music society (virtousi), dance society (geneticXcrew), drama society (rangtarini), literature society (sarasva),  arts society (nirmiti) , acoustic and media society (thunderbolt and AMC) and sports society (spirit).

IIIT Allahabad also organises four fests, 

Effervescence, one of the biggest cultural fests which lasts for around 3 days and has comedy shows, concerts , games etc. Celebrities like Neeti Mohan, Ritviz, Anubhav singh bassi , etc have been part of it.

IIIC E-summit brings a platform to celebrate history and presence of entrepreneurship.

Asmita, sports fest of IIIT Allahabad is ine of the  biggest sports fest in India.

Aparoksha is annual technical fest of IIIT Allahabad.

It's average package for 2020 has been 20.73 LPA, and highest package for 2020 was 43 LPA. Over 120 companies visit the campus for placements. 

It also offers summer trainings to students, companies like, swiggy, Amazon, Google, Infosys, Wipro, etc offer internships to students.

Notable alumni of IIIT Allahabad are, Harsh Suryanarayana, he is first red coder of country, world finalist of ACM ICPC and code jam. Dr. Dhananjay Singh, who comes in top 2% scientists all over the world , and many more gems. 

Comparing IIIT Allahabad with other NITs, IIITs,  I'd say, IIIT Allahabad is one of the top four IIITs (i.e IIIT Hyderabad, Delhi, and Bangalore). It provides good coding culture, and it's a big deal to be a student in a prestigious institution like it.

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