Instructions for onsite tests and accommodation

  • NEW Accommodation and bedding (a mattress and a bed sheet) would be provided by department, applicants need to pay for the same to hostel office.

  • NEW Male applicants desiring accommodation should report to boys hostel "Hall-3". [Location]

  • NEW Female applicants desiring accommodation should report to girls hostel "GH Tower". [Location]

  • NEW Female applicants may be accompanied by atmost one guardian. Male guardians are given accommodation at boys hostel "Hall-3" and female guardians are given
                 accommodation at girls hostel "GH Tower".

  • NEW Guardians accompanying male applicants will not be provided any accommodation.

  • IMP Please note that night temperature @IITK can go down to 10 degrees, so make sure you carry warm clothes with you.

  • IMP Applicants must bring an original photo ID (university ID or govt. ID) and their original GATE score card (if applicable), caste certificate (if applicable). These documents will
                 also be checked during the exam.

  • IMP Sponsored/Part-time candidates must bring original sponsorship certificates and endorsement letters from their employers.

  • IMP Please remember your IIT/K application number.

  • IMP SC/ST candidates will get travel reimbursement on producing Caste Certificate and travel ticket.

  • IMP We are unable to send mails to addresses ending with "hotmail.com". If you have provided such an email address, please provide an alternative email address to
                 communicate with you.