FAQs


Q | Is it now mentored by NIT Trichy?

Yes, it is. But the campus has been shifted to Oxford Engineering College in July 2020.


Q | Faculties: NIT Trichy or IIIT Trichy?

The classes and industrial training for the CSE and ECE Program are handled by faculty members from IIIT Trichy.


Q | Hostel : Within campus or the private one?

The hostel is located in Oxford Engineering College, which is a temporary campus.


Q | Placement: With NIT Trichy or separate?

The Department of Training and Placement is functioning seperately in IIITT since July 2017.


Q | When will IIIT Trichy shift to its permanent campus?

IIIT Trichy will shift to its new campus once it gets ready. Government of Tamil Nadu has recognised a land in Sethurappatti Village, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, for the permanent campus of IIIT Trichy. It is still under construction and estimated to finish by June 2021.


Q | Does IIIT Trichy comes under JoSAA or do I have to apply separately?

IIIT Trichy comes under JoSAA. It follows all the rules and regulations of JoSAA and takes part in online common counselling conducted by JoSAA.


Q | Is there a Home State Quota at IIIT Trichy?

No. There is no Home State Quota in IIIT Trichy. The admission is only based on All India Quota by following reservation policy by Government of India.


Q | Why there is no Information Technology Program (IT Program) in IIIT Trichy?

From the Academic Year 2016-17 onwards admission to IT Program is temporarily suspended due to the transition of Mentor Institute to NIT Trichy.


Q | Do IIIT Trichy students take part in events of NIT Trichy?

Yes, IIIT Trichy students do take part in the events of NIT Trichy which are open for everyone, like Festember and Pragyan. However, we do not, and can not take part in their internal events like NITTFEST.


Q | Apart from academics, how would a student be occupied?

IIITT as an institute stimulates the student’s advancement in every field. There are various activities pertaining to technical, cultural and sports, such as clubs, competitions and fests, so that students aren’t only indulged in academics, but also involve themselves in extra-curricular activities to discover themselves and for the overall development of the student.


Q | Societies and clubs of the Institute?

The Institute has myriad clubs operating under three main categories: Technical, Cultural and Sports. Some of the clubs are:
Technical - Web Dev Club, Competitive Coding(CC), Net Sec ( Network Security), IoT and many more clubs.
Cultural – Dance, Photography, Fine Arts Clubs and many more.
Sports – Cricket, Basketball, Badminton Clubs and many more.
(Refer the Clubs page on the website for more info)


Q | How to reach IIIT Trichy?

IIIT Trichy is operating in the temporary campus within the premises of Oxford Engineering College, since July 2020. It is located 4km East of Trichy Central Bus Stand, one can reach it via the NH83. For more visit here