IIEST Howrah – Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur, Howrah

IIEST Howrah – Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur

  • Howrah, West Bengal

  • ESTD 1856
  • Autonomous University

Facilities available in University

  • Comp Labs

  • Sports

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Gym

  • Laboratory

  • Classrooms

Major Courses Offered by University

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Master of Business Administration [MBA]

Full Time
60 Seats Per Course

07-Jan-2019 -01-Nov-2018
Application Form Date


per year

Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch]

Full Time
12 Seats Per Course

per year

Master of Technology [M.Tech]

Full Time
18 Seats Per Course

02-Feb-2019 -10-Feb-2019

Examination Date


per year

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Technology [M.Tech]

Full Time
41 Seats Per Course

06-Jan-2019 -20-Jan-2019

Examination Date


per year

Master of Science [M.Sc]

Full Time
16 Seats Per Course

per year


Full Time
8.0 N/A


Prof. Ajoy Kumar Ray

Dr. Kalyan Kr. Chattopadhyay
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering

Prof. Hafizur Rahaman
Professor, Department of Information Technology

Dr. Bibhutosh Adhikary
Professor, Department of Chemistry

Dr. Amit Das
Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Dr. Bhabani Prasad Mukhopadhyay
Professor, Department of Geology

Prof. Gautam Bandyopadhyay
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering

Dr. Baidyanath Roy
Professor, Department of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering

Prof. Manas Kumar Sanyal
Professor, Department of Human Resourse Management

Prof. Basudeb Mukhopadhyay
Professor, Department of Mathematics

Prof. Sisir Kumar Guha
Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Prof. Dipali Banerjee
Professor, Department of Physics

About University

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur is a public institution for research and education in engineering, science and technology, located at Howrah in West Bengal. It was established in 1856 as Bengal Engineering College, Shibpur and then its name changed to Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur from 2004 to 2014. In 2014 it was classified as an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India. The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated it as India’s first Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST) on 24 August 2014.

  • The institute offers Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctorate degrees in Engineering and Architecture as well as Master’s and Doctorate degrees in Science and Management in addition to various part-time courses.
  • The institute has international collaboration for academics with famous universities like-

University of Pennsylvania (USA), University of Windsor,Canada, University of Cambridge,UK etc


The institute has following schools for research and education-

·         Purabi Das School of Information Technology

·         School of Material Science & Engineering

·         School of Management Science

·         School of Community Science & Technology

·         School of Disaster Mitigation Engineering

·         School of Ecology, Infrastructure & Human Settlement Management

·         School of Mechatronics & Robotics

·         School of Safety & Occupational Health Engineering

·         School of VLSI Technology

Extracurricular: Institute has many students’ clubs and societies which are technical, cultural and departmental and organize various extracurricular activities-

Departmental Clubs

SOCCE(Society of Civil Engineers), BESU NASA India Unit (BESU Unit participating in the National Association of Students of Architecture Conventions), SSAT(Students’ Society of Architecture and Town Planning), COENSOBEC(Computer Engineers’ Society)

Technical Clubs

Aeromodelling Club, Quiz Club, Robotics Club, Software Club

Cultural Clubs

Debate Club (DEBSOC), Photography Club, Music Club etc


Events/Festivals: Following table describes various festivals and events organized throughout the year by the student clubs-


The Annual Cultural Festival and Re-Union, held in March-April


 Annual Techno-Management fest


The Annual Entrepreneurship Development Cell Festival on Entrepreneurship


Technical Festival in Civil Department


The Zonal Level Architectural Students’ Convention


Ranking: Engineering programs are highly ranked by various magazines-

Contact Details

Phone No: 033-26684561

P.O. – Botanic Garden
Howrah – 711103
West Bengal , India

Nearest Bus Stand

Botanical Garden bus stand

University Hostel

Hostel For : Female

Hostel For : Male

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