Department of Architecture & Planning, Birla Institute of Technology

Mesra, Jharkhand

Department of Architecture & Planning, Birla Institute of Technology


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Established in the year 1995, Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), also known as BIT-Mesra and is one of the highly ranked institutes in India to date. BIT is among one of the elite academic institutions which have provided world-class technology courses to its students.


With a team of iconic, experienced and dedicated faculty members, the institute is known for providing appropriate education to its students. It is a matter of fact to know that almost 95% of the faculty members at BIT hold a PhD degree. This is quite astonishing!


Teaching at BIT not only aims towards better education but also in smooth functioning in every aspect such as co-curricular activities, sports activities and much more.


Therefore, over the years, it has established relations and partnerships with international universities as well. Thus, not limiting their education to social and geographical boundaries, has been the prerogative for this technological hub.


The institute has also expanded its educational services and resources to offer students with dual degrees in engineering. Moreover, every year the students of BIT are offered placement drives where the top-class MNCs recruit a lump sum number of students.


And yes! When we talk about the packages, then that is too at the higher side as BIT entertains only the top MNCs and the fortune 500 companies to hold recruitment drives.

Courses offered


Being an iconic institution and equipped with talented faculty members, BIT aims at creating a bright future for the students by providing a wide range of technical courses.


Thus, it's time to get acquainted with the list of courses offered at Birla Institute of Technology along with the eligibility required.


Undergraduate courses

B.Tech- 10+2 (eligibility), JEE Main (selection criteria)

B.Pharm- 10+2 (eligibility), NEET-UG (selection criteria)


B.Arch- 10+2 (eligibility), JEE Main ( selection criteria)


BHMCT- 10+2 (eligibility), Entrance test and interview (selection criteria)

Postgraduate courses


M.Tech- B.Tech (eligibility), GATE/ Entrance test (selection criteria)

M. Pharm- B. Pharm (eligibility), GPAT/Entrance test (selection criteria)

MBA- Graduation selection (eligibility), CAT/MAT/XAT/Scores/CMAT Percentile/GD and PI (selection criteria)

M.Sc- B.Sc (eligibility), JAM/CUCET (selection criteria)

Integrated M.Sc- 10+2 along with English, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics with 60% and 50% for ST/SC/PwD, Merit-based (selection criteria)

•MCA- BCA (eligibility), Entrance Test (selection criteria).


Course Highlights

·        To promote students exchange programs and dual degrees in the field of engineering, the institute has spread its wings. Hence, they have tied up with universities in the UK, USA, Canada, Spain, France and so on.

·        For smooth functioning throughout the year, BIT has integrated an ERP solution both for the faculties as well as the students. It also has been established with a high-end Central Instrumentation Facility (CIF) under TEQIP.

·        The institute has never failed to encourage its students towards higher studies, research works, creative modelling, extra-curricular activities and entrepreneurship.

·        AICTE, NBA, NAAC, UGC are the identity builders for BIT as they all have accredited the institute for educational excellence.


It's a surprise to know that BIT offers more than 60 courses across 8 streams where the main sectors are IT, Pharmacy, Management, Engineering, and Hotel Management.

Admission Process

As the admission procedure is varied for different courses, the shortlisted candidates are sent invitations via email for a personal interview. Once the final selection is done, the candidates are called for admission and further process.


To secure a seat at Birla Institute of Technology in Jharkhand the following steps are guided. 


·        Visit the official website of BIT and apply for the program.

·        Then, press the option that says "Click Here to Apply Online" and choose the course.

·        Here you need to register with your email id and create a password to log in. Make sure to keep such a password that you can easily put it again when you come back for the next login.

·        Fill in all the necessary details such as academics and personal details.

·        Fill in your GATE scores.

·        Here you need to pay a non-refundable application fee. The fee is around Rs 2500 for OBC/EWS/General and Rs 1500 for ST/SC candidates.

·        Submit the application form but before that go through the details once again that you have entered. If you find any errors, then edit that and then recheck, and submit. 


Result and Cutoff

Are you dreaming of being a part of the Birla Institute of Technology (Jharkhand)? Well, the process of admission starts only for those who are able to meet the eligibility criteria.


For courses at Birla Institute of Technology, Jharkhand, admissions are done on the basis of marks obtained in class 10th and 12th and JEE Mains.


Once the selection is done, the seat allocation is done per Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) and the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA).


The institute provides a well-structured campus recruitment program for Internships and employment opportunities to all its students. Over years, it has provided magnificent employment opportunities and has managed to organise placement drives every year. 


Rs 49.76 LPA is the highest CTC offered at BIT and the average package stands at Rs 11.76 LPA. Therefore, the platform of Birla Institute of Technology has gained a remarkable name from top-notch organisations that have participated in the placement drive.

Campus facilities

The campus facilities of BIT serves as the community life of the institution. It is a fully residential campus that is home to around 3200 undergraduate and postgraduate students and 2000 faculty and staff members.


From lecture halls, library, railway reservation and post office counter, book store, 2 auditoriums, gymnasium, stores and shopping complex, research and training laboratories, three guest houses, two canteens to administrative offices, the main building covers the area of 30,000 sq meters and workshop annexure of 4,000 sq meters.


Besides that, it also comprises sub-campus and facilities for recreation, cultural and sports activities.


There are 11 hostels for boys and 3 for girls along with dining halls and common rooms for indoor games.


The campus facilities act as a unique strength of the institution which not only boosts up the energy level of the students but also lets them concentrate on studies.

Alumni network

To deepen bonds with the community, students, faculty and connect with them in the most meaningful way, BIT focuses on staying updated with alumni achievements and catching up with batchmates, juniors and seniors.


Such Alumni network events and meetups are organised regularly at the premises to help students get more insight into the support line.


It works really well for the students as they come to know about their seniors and gather invaluable tips for their careers. These kinds of events and seminars are much needed for the current students as they help them to make better career decisions.

Some of the top Alumni from BIT includes:

·        Madan Mohan Mohanka- Contribution to Engineering, Technology and Entrepreneurship, B.Sc Civil (1959 - 1963)

·        Neha Prakash- Service to Society in India and abroad including support to the alma mater (Distinguished Alumna Award), B.E CSE (2002 - 2006)

·        Gopal Pathak- B.E., Civil Engineering Batch of 1977, Vice-Chancellor, Sarla Birla University, Ranchi

·        Shree K. Nayar- Excellence in Teaching and Research in Engineering and Technology, B.Sc Electrical (1980 - 1984)

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