About IIT Gandhinagar
IIT Gandhinagar is one among the new IITs started from 2008-09. A major advantage
of this IIT is its location near Ahmedabad which is known for excelled infrastructure,
industries, prestigious academic and research institute and also encourages excellence
and entrepreneurship. Currently the institute is functioning from the premises of
the Vishwakarma Government Engineering College. The Institute has excellent facilities
in terms of classroom, laboratories, offices, etc. IIT Gandhinagar is being mentored
by IIT Bombay. The institute has already recruited some outstanding faculty members.
Temporary campus is located in the Chandkheda on Visat-Gandhinagar Highway, nearly
10km from Ahmedabad airport and 14km from Ahmedabad Railway station. The most common
transportation is an autorikshaw.