About IIIT Raichur

IIIT Raichur, located in the city of Raichur in Karnataka, is one of the youngest and budding IIITs proposed by the Ministry of Education, Government of India. The academic activity of the institute commenced in the year 2019 in August, with its first batch being admitted in Bachelor of Technology, Computer Science and Engineering.

IIT Hyderabad, the mentor institute of IIIT Raichur oversees the functioning of the newly established institute. The institute started functioning from its temporary campus in Government Engineering College (GEC), Raichur from the academic year 2020-21. GEC, Raichur has been equipped with all the necessary arrangements to accommodate IIITR. Furthermore, the facilities at GEC, Raichur will be extended to IIIT Raichur as well.

The permanent campus of IIIT Raichur is currently under construction and is soon to become operational in a few years.


Design Motivation & Credit

All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) Code

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Raichur has been added in the AISHE Portal with AISHE Code U-1089. AISHE code is an identifier for a college, university, or stand-alone institution in India issued by the All India Survey on Higher Education and it is a prerequisite for availing National scholarship by students.

Gazette Notification

The Indian Institute of Information Technology, Raichur has been brought into existence as a registered society, through the IIIT Laws (Amendment) Act 2020 which in turn has amended the IIIT (PPP) Act 2017 by inserting the name of this Institute in the schedule thereof. The formation of the IIIT, Raichur has been formally notified in the Gazette of India dated 28th September 2020.