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IIT Roorkee Reviews

Updated April 11, 2017
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  1. "Awesome"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at IIT Roorkee full-time

    Pros

    Cool place to learn. Campus is clean. Near the Himalayas.

    Cons

    Pretty much extreme weather here.

    Advice to Management

    none


  2. "Nice place to study and learn"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Roorkee (India)
    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Roorkee (India)
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at IIT Roorkee full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good exposure and decent alumni network

    Cons

    Really dumb administrative support to academia and research


  3. "About the Institute"

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    Former Employee - Research
    Former Employee - Research
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at IIT Roorkee full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    It is one of the oldest technical institute in India. Faculties are very friendly with students, so one can do better work with faculties.

    Cons

    Department should recruit new faculties from other IITs and Top research institutions like TIFR, IMSc, CMI, HRI and foreign research institutions. Still we are struggling to get placements at other IITs. Please think over it guys.

    Advice to Management

    Please recruit new faculties from top research institutions.


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  5. "Oldest University"

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    Current Employee - Student in Roorkee (India)
    Current Employee - Student in Roorkee (India)
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at IIT Roorkee full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Awesome weather. Flexible environment and nice hostels

    Cons

    You have nowhere to go beyond the college.

    Advice to Management

    Everything is cool. Just keep it that way.


  6. "Full Time Research at IIT Roorkee"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at IIT Roorkee full-time

    Pros

    Great infrastructure and freedom to work

    Cons

    Accessibility issues and the institution is under transformation from the past stature of a Non IIT Institute


  7. "MHRD stipend"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Roorkee (India)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Roorkee (India)

    Pros

    Nice urban campus. Lot of activities goes on. Fun is assured.

    Cons

    Lot of politics in the institution. Every person becomes alcoholic at end of studies.


  8. "Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee"

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    Former Employee - Uttarakhand in Roorkee (India)
    Former Employee - Uttarakhand in Roorkee (India)
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    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    12 Undergraduate Engineering degree programmes; Three Integrated Dual Degree Programmes; Two Integrated Master of Science Programmes and two Integrated Master of Technology programmes.

    Cons

    Remote location; insufficient rail connectivity to metros; non-availabilty of essential research consumables in the Roorkee city; three campuses having varying degrees of competence, expertise, infrastructure, facilities and deliverables. Insufficient after sales service backup for the sophisticated instruments and machinery. Unsatisfactory ERP software.

    Advice to Management

    The IIT Roorkee must obtain an effective, efficient and reliable ERP software in order to efficiently integrate all the systems, procedures, databases, processes and functions, seamlessly.


  9. "Graduate Student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Roorkee (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Roorkee (India)
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    I have been working at IIT Roorkee full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great atmosphere, supportive professors, research exposure and wide range of subjects to choose. Good reputation in employers

    Cons

    Hierarchy in staff, lots of paper work is need to get approval for stuff, financial matters, not much exposure to industrial areas, located in small town


  10. "Student"

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    Current Employee - Student in Roorkee (India)
    Current Employee - Student in Roorkee (India)
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    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Best education for systems and control for some subjects

    Cons

    Peer pressure, No proper contacts with external university


  11. "Good College to Find Yourself"

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    Current Employee - IDD Student in Roorkee (India)
    Current Employee - IDD Student in Roorkee (India)
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    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    very good environment and more near to adventure

    Cons

    away from connectivity and less facilities required by now-a-days students



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