KIIT University – Courses, Admission Process, Placements, Fees and more.


Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology or more popularly known as KIIT located in Bhubaneswar is one of the most reputed universities in India. The university was established in 1997 by social and educational entrepreneur Dr Achyuta Samanta. KIIT University offers a plethora of courses under its wing, for both undergraduate and postgraduate programs imparting education to 27,000 students. With a skyrocketing number of students, the faculty of teachers and researchers is close to 2,000. Also, the campus is lush green and spread across 25 of land with 16 sports complexes, 26 food complexes and all the other facilities you can imagine. KIIT Bhubaneswar university is approved by AICTE and accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade. KIIT University Bhubaneswar accepts admission only through the university’s own entrance exam – KIITEE or Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology Entrance Examination.

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Courses Offered by KIIT University

UG Courses PG Courses
1. B.Tech 1. Master of Mass Communication
2. Biotechnology – Dual Degree 2. MCA LE
3. B.Sc Nursing 3. MCA
4. BA LLB/BBA LLB/ B.Sc LLB 4. M.Tech
5. BBA 5. M.Sc (Biotechnology/Applied Microbiology)
6. BCA 6. M.Sc Nursing
7. Bachelor of Design (Fashion/Textile) 7. MBA
8. Bachelor in Film and Televisions Production 8. MBA (RM)
9. B.Arch 9. LLM
10. B.Tech LE. 10. Master of Public Health
11. MHA
12. PhD

Out of all the streams, Engineering seems to be the most popular course offered by the university. As KIIT university is well known for the education it imparts to students in the field of engineering.

KIIT Admission Process

  • Here is the step by step Admission process for KIIT University
  •  First, the candidates have to register for KIITEE.
  • After the registration is complete, KIIT slot booking process will start.
  • KIIT slot booking process will be followed by the release of KIIT Admit card
  • Then the KIITEE exam is conducted on the designated date.
  • After the exam, the results are announced
  • followed by the cut off marks
  • As per the cut off marks, candidates are called for counselling
  • In the counselling process, the candidates have to choose the course available to them as per their rank and other factors.
  • then comes the payment of the fee for seat allotment
  • Finally, the academic session begins

So, this was the whole admission process for KIIT university, from the application to semester fees.

Mode of Admission – KIITEE

The only mode of admission in KIIT University Bhubaneswar is the entrance exam KIITEE. The KITEE is an annual affair conducted by the KIIT University, for admission into various courses offered by the university. The entrance exam is held across the nation in its various designated centres. The entrance exam is fairly simple and comprises of 12- questions and the duration of exam is 180 minutes. There is negative marking in the exam and the candidates are awarded one mark each for a correct answer whereas one mark is deducted for each wrong answer. Every year KIIT opens up its doors with the commencement of application process in the month of November.

Important Dates for KIITEE



Commencement of Online Registrations

Third week of November 2018

KIITEE last date to apply

Last week of March  2019

KIIT Slot booking date Third week of April  2019

Issue of KIITEE Admit card

Third week of April  2019

KIIT exam date

Third and fourth week of April 2019.


Last week of April 2019

Download Rank Card/ Result

Last week of April 2019

KIITEE counselling dates

Third week of May 2019

KIITEE Important Dates

KIIT Bhubaneswar Fees

As per the self-financing basis, the KIIT  fee structure is different for different courses. This also means that NRI students fees are different than Indian students. Also, the university charges fees at the time of the admission counselling and students also have to pay the per semester registration fees along with the examination fees as per the KIIT fee structure. The following table represents the semester wise KIIT fee structure for each of the courses offered at the university

Programme Semesters Per Semester Fees
KIITEE fee structure for B.Tech 4 years 1,50,000/-
B.Tech & M.Tech – Dual Degree 5 years 1,50,000/-
B.Tech & MBA – Dual Degree 6 years 1,50,000/-
B. Arch. 5 years 1,50,000/-
B.Tech. ( Lateral Entry) 3 years 1,50,000/-
M.Tech. 2 years 1,17,000/-
MCA 3 years 96,000/-
MCA ( Lateral Entry) 2 years 96,000/-
M.Sc Biotechnology 2 years 75,000/-
M.Sc. Applied Microbiology 2 years 75,000/-
BCA 3 years 96,000/-
BBA 3 years 1,17,000/-
Bachelor of Design (Fashion / Textile) 4 years 80,000/-
Bachelor of Film & Television Production 3 years 80,000/-
BA.LL.B / BBA LL.B / B.Sc. LL.B 5 years 1,45,000/-
LLM 1 years 80,000/-
Master of Mass Communication (Integrated) 5 years 80,000/-
Master of Hospital Administration 2 years 75,000/-
Master of Public Health 2 years 75,000/-
Integrated Dual Degree M.Sc. & Ph.D 5 years 1,00,000/-
M.A. (Yoga Therapy) 2 years 20,000/-
B.Sc. Nursing 4 years 75,000/-
M.Sc. Nursing 2 years 1,50,000/-
MBBS 4 years 12,00,000/-
BDS 4.5 years 5,00,000/-
PhD Rs. 1,50,000 payable one time only (One Time Fee includes Coursework Fee, Semester Fee & Thesis Submission Fee)

KIIT Placements

The placements opportunities at KIIT university are a dream of many. The KIIT placement cell makes sure that all the students are employable and hence are employed. In the year 2017, the recruiters included some of the industry giants such as – Accenture, Royal Enfield, Dell, Bajaj, Barclays, Vipro, Voltas and many more. For detailed KIIT placement statistics visit the official website. It is commendable that the last year 2800 jobs were offered for 2200 b. Tech students, with over 1000 students bagging multiple job offers with the highest salary offered – Rs. 26.80 lakh by Direct i and 12 companies offered CTC of Rs. 10.00 lakh or more. Accenture was the top recruiter with 695 job offers, followed by Cognizant, Wipro, IBM, Infosys and iNautix

KIIT Bhubaneswar Infrastructure

The 25 sq km university is loaded with all the modern facilities a student might ask for

  • The KIIT library is stocked with over 3,08,071 books, 6806 bound volumes for students to issue from the library.
  • There are 15 food courts in the campus which serve Indian and International delicacies. In addition, there are more than 20 canteens attached to the hostels.
  • There are 20 hostels for boys and 11 hostels for girls. The KIIT hostel can accommodate 10,180boys  and 5,648 girls,
  • There are 10 sports complexes
  • All the lab facilities are available – computer lab, CAD lab, design lab etc.
  • Gym for hostelers and athletes
  • WI-Fi Campus
  • Air-conditioned Classrooms
  • Auditorium
  • Open-air theatre

Life At KIIT

At KIIT the students are given ample opportunities to explore the life outside classrooms. The calendar of the university is filled with various social gatherings and events for the students to rejuvenate themselves and soak in the university atmosphere and network with fellow mates. Also, there is no tolerance towards raging or any other violent or disturbing behaviour which makes the KIIT campus ragging free campus and a safe campus. So, the campus is not strictly inclined towards study, there are loads of opportunities for a student to live a life outside the classroom too, for an all-round development. Not only the KIIT college Bhubaneswar but the KIIT college of engineering Gurgaon also follows the same policies and rules regarding ragging.

Contact KIIT

KIIT University address – Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT)
Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India
Pin: 751024

E-Mail – [email protected]

KIIT contact number – +91 674 2725113

Official Website –