Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University Of Technology West Bengal

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Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal (MAKAUT, WB), formerly known as West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT), is a public state university in Haringhata, West Bengal, India. The West Bengal legislature named it after Indian independence activist and educator Maulana Abul Kalam Azad in 2001. MAKAUT, WB is a university under the University Grants Commission (UGC) Act of 1956.

MAKAUT, WB is one of the leading engineering institutes in West Bengal, known for its strong academic programs, experienced faculty, and modern facilities. The university provides a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in various engineering disciplines.

MAKAUT, WB has a strong research focus, and its faculty members are active participants in research in their respective fields. The university has well-equipped research facilities and laboratories that allow students to gain hands-on research experience.

MAKAUT, WB has a high placement rate, and its graduates are in high demand by industry. The university has a dedicated placement cell that assists students with career counseling and placement.

MAKAUT, WB is a vibrant and dynamic institution dedicated to providing a high-quality education that prepares students for successful careers in engineering. The university is one of the leading engineering institutes in West Bengal due to its strong academic programs, experienced faculty, modern facilities, and strong research focus.


Name of the institutionMaulana Abul Kalam Azad University Of Technology West Bengal
AbbreviationsMAKAUT West Bengal
Year of Establishment 2000 
Approved By All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE)
Affiliated byMaulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT).
Institute TypeState Government- University 
Official Website 
Courses Offered B Tech
Discipline Offered Engineering
CategoryEngineering College in West Bengal
Entrance Examination Required fir UG Courses JEE Main & JEE Advanced 
Entrance Examination Required fir PG Courses GATE Examination 
Contact DetailsAddress– NH-12 (Old NH-34) SimhatHaringhata, Nadia  741249, West Bengal
Admission Helpline No- 9667532500

Affiliation, Recognition, and Aid Status

  • Affiliated with:– University of Burdwan
  • Approved by:– All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE)
  • Aid Status:- State Government- University 

Facilities and Infrastructure 

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT, WB) boasts a well-maintained and modern campus that provides students with a conducive learning environment. The university’s facilities and infrastructure are designed to support academic excellence, practical skill development, and overall student well-being.

  • Classrooms: MAKAUT, WB’s spacious classrooms are equipped with modern audio-visual equipment, ensuring an engaging and interactive learning experience. The classrooms are well-lit and ventilated, creating a comfortable atmosphere for students to focus on their studies.
  • Laboratories: The university’s state-of-the-art laboratories provide students with hands-on experience in their chosen fields of engineering. Each laboratory is equipped with the latest equipment and technology, enabling students to conduct experiments, analyze data, and develop practical skills.
  • Library: MAKAUT, WB’s extensive library houses a vast collection of books, journals, and periodicals covering various engineering disciplines. The library also provides access to online resources and databases, ensuring that students have access to the latest information in their fields.
  • Computer Center: The university’s well-equipped computer center provides students with access to high-performance computers and a variety of software applications. The center is open extended hours, allowing students to work on projects and assignments at their convenience.
  • Hostel: MAKAUT, WB provides separate hostel facilities for boys and girls. The hostels are well-maintained and offer comfortable accommodations, including single and shared rooms. The hostels also have common areas for recreation and study.
  • Sports Complex: The university’s sports complex provides students with a variety of facilities for physical fitness and recreation. The complex includes a gymnasium, a swimming pool, and outdoor courts for various sports.
  • Cafeteria: MAKAUT, WB’s cafeteria serves a variety of healthy and affordable meals and snacks. The cafeteria is a popular hangout spot for students, providing a place to socialize and relax between classes.
  • Transportation: MAKAUT, WB provides a shuttle service to and from the city center, making it convenient for students to commute. The university also encourages students to use bicycles or public transportation to reduce their carbon footprint..

Faculty and Staff

MAKAUT, WB boasts a team of highly qualified and experienced faculty members who are dedicated to providing students with an exceptional educational experience. The university’s faculty members are experts in their respective fields and are passionate about teaching and research. They are committed to fostering a student-centered learning environment that encourages critical thinking, problem-solving, and innovation.

Faculty Members

MAKAUT, WB has a strong pool of faculty members with diverse expertise across various engineering disciplines. The faculty members hold PhDs and Master’s degrees from reputed institutions and have extensive experience in teaching, research, and industry. They are actively involved in research and have published numerous papers in national and international journals. The faculty members are also regularly engaged in professional development activities to stay updated with the latest advancements in their fields.

Staff Members

MAKAUT, WB’s administrative and technical staff are responsible for a wide range of tasks, including admissions, registration, examinations, student welfare, library management, laboratory maintenance, IT support, and financial management. The staff members are committed to providing efficient and friendly service to students and faculty members.

Courses offered and Seat Intake

For Undergraduate Courses 

CourseSeat IntakeDurations
Btech In Computer Science & Engineering604 Years 
Btech In Information Technology604 Years 

For Postgraduate Courses 

CourseSeat IntakeDurations
M.Tech in Artificial Intelligence304 Years 
M.Tech in Bioinformatics304 Years 
M.Tech in Biotechnology304 Years 
M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering304 Years 
M.Tech in Data Science304 Years 
M.Tech in GeoInformatics304 Years 
M.Tech in Industrial Engineering and Management304 Years 
M.Tech in Information Security304 Years 
M.Tech in Information Technology304 Years 
M.Tech in Internet of Things304 Years 
M.Tech in Materials Science and Technology304 Years 
M.Tech in Microelectronics and VLSI Technology304 Years 
M.Tech in Renewable Energy304 Years 
M.Tech in Software Engineering304 Years 

Fees Structure

For Undergraduate Courses 

MAKAUT,WB In-House course fees

Name of the CourseTuition Fee (Odd sem)Tuition Fee (Even Sem)Total SemTotal Tuition FeeDevelopment FeeCaution MoneyRegistration FeeExam Fee/SemTotal Exam FeeAt the time of admissionTotal course fee
BTech CSE30000250008220000220080005001200960040200232300
BTech IT30000250008220000220080005001200960040200232300
BTech Electronics Engineering ( VLSI Design & Technology)30000250008220000220080005001200960040200232300
BTech CSE (TFW)008022008000500120096001020012300
BTech IT (TFW)008022008000500120096001020012300
BTech Electronics Engineering ( VLSI Design & Technology) (TFW)008022008000500120096001020012300
BTech CSE (Lateral)30000250006165000165080005001200720039650174350
BTech IT (Lateral)30000250006165000165080005001200720039650174350
BTech Electronics Engineering ( VLSI Design & Technology) (Lateral)30000250006165000165080005001200720039650174350

For Postgradaute Courses 

Name of the CourseAdmission FeeTuition Fee per SemTotal SemTotal Tuition FeeLab FeeTotal Lab FeeLibrary FeeTotal Lib FeeDevelopment FeeCaution MoneyRegistration FeeExam Fee/SemTotal Exam FeeAt the time of admissionTotal course fee
M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Information Technology40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Software Engineering40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Information Security40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Industrial Engineering and Management40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Bioinformatics40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Microelectronics and VLSI Technology40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Materials Science and Technology40002000048000020004000600240011008000500120048003570096800
M.Tech in Renewable Energy40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Artificial Intelligence40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Data Science40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Internet of Things40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in GeoInformatics40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Biotechnology (PGET)40001800047200010002000600240011008000500120048003270086800
M.Tech in Biotechnology (DBT)40001200044800010002000600240011008000500120048002670062800

NOTE: The above-shared fees can vary from the actual fees and are subject to change. To know the exact fee structure, candidates can connect with a counseling expert at the Admission Helpline No.  9667532500

Research and Innovation

Research and Innovation ActivityDescription
Faculty Research and PublicationsMAKAUT, WB faculty members actively engage in research in their respective engineering fields. They publish their research findings in peer-reviewed journals, present their work at national and international conferences, and contribute to the advancement of knowledge in engineering and technology.
Student Research ProjectsMAKAUT, WB encourages students to participate in research projects under the guidance of faculty members. This provides students with hands-on experience in research, develops their critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and prepares them for future research endeavors.
Collaborative Research ProjectsMAKAUT, WB collaborates with other institutions, such as universities, research institutes, and industries, to conduct collaborative research projects. These collaborations bring together diverse expertise and resources to address larger and more complex research challenges.
Research Funding and SupportMAKAUT, WB receives funding from various government agencies, private organizations, and industries to support its research activities. This funding is used to purchase equipment, conduct research projects, provide scholarships for research students, and support faculty development in research.
Research Centers and LaboratoriesMAKAUT, WB has established research centers and laboratories equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities to support its research activities. These centers and laboratories provide faculty and students with the resources they need to conduct high-quality research in various areas of engineering and technology.
Technology Transfer and InnovationMAKAUT, WB is committed to transferring its research findings into practice and promoting innovation in engineering and technology. The university works with industries to develop new technologies and products, provides consultancy services to technical institutions, and organizes workshops and training programs to disseminate knowledge and best practices.
Outreach and DisseminationMAKAUT, WB organizes workshops, seminars, and conferences to disseminate its research findings, share best practices, and promote knowledge exchange within the engineering and technology community. The institute also publishes journals and other publications to share its expertise and contributions with a wider audience.

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria Specifics
Nationality The applicant must be an Indian citizen.
Minimum Educational QualificationCandidates must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized board or university.
Age LimitThere is no specific age limit for WBJEE Counselling. However, candidates must fulfill the age criteria specified by the respective participating institutions for admission.
Domicile Candidates must have a valid domicile certificate of West Bengal However, candidates who do not possess a domicile certificate but have passed their qualifying examination from a recognized institution in West Bengal are also eligible.
Entrance ExamCandidates must have appeared in JEE Main and obtained a valid score.

JEE Main Cut-Off 2023

CategoryCutoff 2023

JEE Advanced Cut-off 2023

CategoryMinimum Marks in Each SubjectMinimum Aggregate Marks
Common rank list (CRL)555
OBC-NCL rank list550
General EWS rank list550
SC rank list328
ST rank list328
Common PwD rank list328
OBC-NCL PwD rank list328
General-NCL PwD rank list328
SC PwD rank list328
ST PwD rank list328
Preparatory course (PC) rank lists114

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University Of Technology West Bengal Cut-Off 2023

Btech In Computer Science & Engineering

RoundQuotaCategoryOpening RankClosing Rank
Round 3Home StateST7639276392
Round 3Home StateOBC – A1471514773
Round 3All IndiaOpen20986838
Round 3Home StateOBC – B1041310413
Round 3Home StateOpen (PwD)7795777957

Btech In Information Technology

RoundQuotaCategoryOpening RankClosing Rank
Round 3All IndiaOpen699111081
Round 3Home StateST9310093100
Round 3Home StateSC1930920190
Round 3Home StateOBC – A1624616246
Round 3Home StateTuition Fee Waiver1173711737

Counselling Process

Counselling Registration: 

Step 1: Visit the official WBJEEB website (

Step 2: Click on the “Counselling Registration” link.

Step 3: Provide your WBJEE-2023 application number/roll number and rank, as well as your JEE(Main)-2023 rank (if applicable).

Step 4: Enter your personal details, academic details, bank account details (in case of any refund), and address.

Step 5: Provide your academic information as follows: a. Passing status, total marks, and obtained marks in English of Class-10th Standard. b. Passing status, overall full marks, and obtained total marks in Class-12th Standard. c. Passing status, total marks, and obtained marks in Class-12th Standard Physics and Mathematics along with Chemistry/ Biotechnology /Biology/Computer Sc./ Computer Application/Technical/ Vocational subjects and English. If a subject is not applicable for you, select “NA”.

Step 6: Review your information carefully and ensure it is accurate.

Step 7: Click on the “Submit” button to complete your registration.

Counselling Regstration Fees 

Make the payment for the counseling Registration fee using the available online payment options.

Fees Specifics Fees
Registration Fees (Open Category)Rs. 500/-
Registration Fees (SC/ST/OBC-A and OBC-B)Rs. 400/- 

Counselling process 

Step 1: Registration

  • Visit the official WBJEEB website ( and click on the “Counselling Registration” link.
  • Provide your WBJEE-2023 application number/roll number and rank, JEE(Main)-2023 rank (if applicable), and academic information.
  • Enter your personal details, address, and bank account details (for refund).
  • Review and submit your registration form carefully.

Step 2: Choice Filling

  • Once registration is complete, view available Institutes/courses based on your eligibility criteria.
  • Arrange Institutes/courses in order of your preference.
  • Select at least 20 choices to increase your chances of allotment.
  • Save your selections and print them for reference.

Step 3: Mock Seat Allotment

  • Participate in the mock seat allotment round to get an idea of your tentative allotment.
  • Review your mock allotment and modify your choices if needed.
  • Remember that the mock allotment is not conclusive and serves as a practice round.

Step 4: Choice Locking

  • Lock your choices within the specified deadline.
  • Failure to lock choices will result in automatic locking of last saved choices.

Step 5: Round-1 Allotment

  • Check your allotment status on the pre-scheduled date.
  • If allotted, pay the seat acceptance fee and download the allotment letter.
  • Report to the allotted Institute for document verification within the specified time frame.
  • Failure to pay the fee, download the letter, or report for verification will result in cancellation of allotment.

Step 6: Document Verification

  • Document verification is the responsibility of the allotted Institute.
  • Report to the allotted Institute with original documents and one self-attested copy of each.
  • Documents must be valid as on the date of verification.
  • Review the Institute’s website for specific document verification requirements.

Step 7: Seat Acceptance and Reporting

  • If your documents are verified successfully, you will be considered for seat acceptance.
  • Accept your allotted seat and complete the admission formalities (including physical reporting) at the assigned Institute.
  • Failure to accept or complete admission procedures will result in the cancellation of your allotment.

Step 8: Upgradation (Optional)

  • If you have been allotted a second or later choice, you can opt for YES upgradation or NO upgradation.
  • YES upgradation: You will be considered for a better seat in subsequent rounds.
  • NO upgradation: You will not participate in further rounds and must complete admission procedures in the current round.

Documents Required 

  • WBJEE Admit Card
  • WBJEE Rank Card
  • Class 10th Mark Sheet
  • Class 12th Mark Sheet
  • Category Certificate (if applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Income Certificate (if applicable)
  • PwD Certificate (if applicable)
  • Recent Passport-sized Photographs

Placement and Alumni Network

Placement RateMAKAUT, WB consistently achieves a high placement rate, with over 90% of eligible students securing employment within a year of graduation.
Recruiting CompaniesRenowned companies from various sectors, including IT, electronics, manufacturing, and infrastructure, visit MAKAUT, WB for campus placements.
Average Salary PackageThe average salary package offered to MAKAUT, WB graduates ranges from ₹ 5 LPA to ₹ 7 LPA, depending on the student’s academic performance and chosen field of engineering.
Alumni NetworkMAKAUT, WB has a strong and active alumni network, with former students holding prominent positions in various industries across India and abroad.
Alumni AssociationThe MAKAUT, WB Alumni Association organizes events, provides mentorship opportunities, and maintains a strong connection with the institute’s alumni.

Contact Details

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University Of Technology West Bengals

  • Address– NH-12 (Old NH-34) Simhat Haringhata, Nadia  741249, West Bengal
  • Contact No– 9667532500

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q.When was MAKAUT, WB established?

A. MAKAUT, WB was established in 2001.

Q. What type of institution is MAKAUT, WB?

A. MAKAUT, WB is a state government university located in Haringhata, West Bengal, India.

Q. What courses does MAKAUT, WB offer?

A. MAKAUT, WB offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in various engineering disciplines, including, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology, Information Technology

Q. What is the admission process for MAKAUT, WB?

A. Admission to MAKAUT, WB is based on the performance in the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) for undergraduate programs and the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) for postgraduate programs.

Q. What is the placement record like at MAKAUT, WB?

A. MAKAUT, WB consistently achieves a high placement rate, with over 90% of eligible students securing employment within a year of graduation.

Q. What is the faculty-student ratio at MAKAUT, WB?

A. The faculty-student ratio at MAKAUT, WB is around 1:15.

Q. What kind of facilities does MAKAUT, WB have for students?

A. MAKAUT, WB has well-equipped laboratories, a modern library, a computer center, and hostel facilities for students.

Q. What are the research opportunities like at MAKAUT, WB?

A. MAKAUT, WB encourages students to participate in research projects under the guidance of faculty members. The university also has research centers and laboratories equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

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