IIIT Hyderabad annouces  Admission to Olympiad Programs
IIIT Hyderabad annouces Admission to Olympiad Programs

IIIT Hyderabad Olympiad invites applications for admission to B.Tech and MS Programs for the academic session at its IIIT Hyderabad Campus.

IIIT Hyderabad Olympiad B.Tech and MS Admission

This mode is for admissions to our undergraduate and dual degree programmes, for applicants who have the distinction of being selected for Olympiads at the national level or earned a high rank in KVPY. In appreciation of their distinction, applicants in this mode will be shortlisted and called directly for an interview. The decision on final offer of admission is solely based on the interview performance.

Graduates of the dual degree programmes earn two degrees: B.Tech and MS. The Masters degree requires completion of a research thesis. The programme prepares students for research-oriented jobs and higher studies. The duration of the programme is 5-years.

Programme abbreviationBachelor of Technology (B.Tech)Master of Science (MS) by ResearchQualifying Olympiad with Official Link
CND   Computer ScienceComputational Natural SciencesScience, Maths (selected for national training)
CLD   Computer ScienceComputational LinguisticsIOL, PLO (selected for national training)
CSD   Computer Science and EngineeringComputer Science and EngineeringIOI, Maths (selected for national training, or received gold/silver medal at INOI)
ECD   Electronics and Communication EngineeringElectronics and Communication EngineeringMaths (selected for national training)
CSEComputer Science and EngineeringIOI, IOL,Science, Maths (selected to represent India)
ECEElectronics and Communication EngineeringIOI, IOL,Science, Maths (selected to represent India)
IIIT Hyderabad Olympiad B.Tech and MS Admission

Important Dates

Application Portal OpensMay, 2023
Application Portal ClosesJuly 2023
Date of InterviewJuly 2023
Important Dates

Eligibility Criteria

You are eligible if you passed 12th class or equivalent this year, with Maths, Physics and Chemistry, and belong to any of the following categories:

  • Selected for training to represent India at certified International Olympiads in Informatics, Linguistics, Mathematics or Science (Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry and Physics) during the last 4 years. The qualifying Olympiads for each programme have been listed in the table below. Other Olympiads (including the Junior Science Olympiad) will not be considered.
  • Received a gold or silver medal at the Indian National Olympiad in Informatics (INOI) during the last 4 years. Such applicants are eligible for only the CSD programme.
  • Hold a KVPY rank. Among those who apply through the KVPY mode, the top 200 will be invited for interview. Such applicants are eligible for only the CND programme.

Application Fee

INR 2,000 (Non-refundable)

Fee Structure

  • INR 3,30,000 for the academic year.
  • Hostel and Mess fees extra; these charges will be on par with the other students at the institute.
  • Payment of Initial Fee:
    • Candidates who have been allotted a seat should confirm the acceptance of the seat by paying the seat allotment fee and tuition fee for one semester, on or before the acceptance dates announced with the seat allotment.
    • The seat allotment fee of INR 10,000 (non refundable) and first semester tuition fee of INR 1,65,000 should be paid online through the payment portal.

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website

Contact Details

IIIT Hyderabad, Gachibowli
Hyderabad – 500 032
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +91 (40) 6653 1250
Office timings: Monday to Saturday, 10 AM to 5 PM(IST).


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