Centrally funded Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) are functioning in the country. Details of these institutes, location-wise, state-wise and total number of seats at present, are as under:
|Sl.No.||Name of the Institute||Location||State||Total number of seat at present|
|1.||Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad
|2.||Pandit Dwarka PrasadMishra Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur||Jabalpur||Madhya Pradesh||
|3.||Atal Bihari Vajpayee – Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Gwalior||Gwalior||Madhya Pradesh||
|4.||Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing, (IIITD&M), Kancheepuram||Kancheepuram||Tamil Nadu||
A scheme for setting up 20 new IIITs on Public Private Partnership (PPP) model has been approved by Government at a capital cost of Rs. 128.00 crore for each IIIT to be contributed in the ratio of 50:30:15 by the Central Government, the State Government and the Industry respectively (57.5:35:7.5 in the case of North Eastern region). The concerned State Government will provide 50-100 acres of land, free of cost and initially the new IIITs would be registered as Societies under the Societies Registration Act, 1860.
This information was given by the Minister of State for Human Resource Development, Dr. D. Purandeswari, in written reply to a question in Lok Sabha