Established in 2015, the Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad is dedicated to creating an environment that enables students and faculty to engage in the pursuit of knowledge, to dream, think and innovate thereby becoming a change agent for a better world. Beginning with a humble student strength of 120 way back in July 2015, IIT Palakkad has now groomed itself into an establishment which is 1000 students strong with the best of manpower in its key positions. IIT Palakkad targets to become a multi-disciplinary institution with a population of 5000 students in 10 years. IIT Palakkad recognizes collective growth, in collaboration with industry and other academic institutions, as the need of the time and emphasizes blue-sky research and directed research as two essential pillars of technology development. IIT Palakkad embraces a vision to be a leader in cross-disciplinary inquiries which is embodied in the tagline of the institute “Nurturing minds for a better world”.


Update (Date: Tue Mar 22 13:05:26 IST 2022 )

Advertisement No. IITPKD/RF/03/2021 dated September 15, 2021: Special Recruitment Drive. 

All shortlisted candidates have been intimated through e-mail. Details of the selection process including date and time of interview shall be informed to the shortlisted candidates in a separate e-mail in due course.


The selection process for the position of Associate Professor vide Advertisement No. IITPKD/RF/02/2021 dated August 10, 2021, has been completed and Appointment Orders have been sent to the selected candidates.