As you are already aware the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) is a prestigious group of engineering colleges in India. There are sixteen IITs located across the borders of India located at Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Delhi, Gandhinagar, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Mandi, Mumbai, Patna, Ropar, Roorkee and Varanasi. To get into the IITs one has to take the #JointEntranceExam also known as#JEE. The oldest and the first IIT is the Kharagpur campus. The Government of India announced setting up of five more IITs in the coming years in Jammu and Kashmir, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Tirupati and Kerala.