Howrah Founded in 1856, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Howrah (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), West Bengal. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Bangalore. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur (IIEST) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur (IIEST) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 162 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Indian higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.