IIIT Kalyani has been set up at Kalyani, West Bengal by Government of India (MHRD), Government of West Bengal and industry partners on a Not-for-profit Public Private Partnership (N-PPP) basis, being funded in the ratio of 50:35:15 respectively by the above three parties. IIIT Kalyani has been attributed the status of Institute of National Importance (INI) by the cabinet in March 2017.
The Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kalyani has been setup with an objective to produce best-in-class human resources in IT and to harness the multidimensional facets of IT in various domains.IIIT Kalyani strives to evolve into a world-class academic institution with the highest quality of education and research facilities and produce industry ready IT graduates to meet the industry demands.
IIIT Kalyani's B.Tech. programme admits 118 students for only one of its discipline, Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)
The Institute is planning to start this course in the upcoming batches