Students of engineering often aim to pursue careers in areas and domains that are in high focus within industry. In recognition of their aspirations, the Institute is offering interdisciplinary programs, wherein students can opt for them either as regular degree programs or as Microspecializations.
This provides an academic opportunity for current and future students to gain competencies across disciplines and enables them to make career choices irrespective of their qualifying degree. Interdisciplinary subjects cover a wide range of highly relevant areas and use the unique diversity of academic units and research capability at IIT KGP.
Currently the Institute has two avenues of interdisciplinary academics:
In addition, the Dual Degree Program in Quality Engineering and Engineering Design is a unique program that offers two verticals, one in Mechanical Engineering and the other in Industrial Electronics.