Indian Institute of Information Technology, Lucknow (IIIT, Lucknow) is one of the 20 IIITs being set up by the Central Government in Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode. IIIT, Lucknow plans to admit the first batch of B. Tech. in Information Technology with an intake of 50 students w.e.f. the academic session 2015-16.
The admission will be made through central counseling of candidates who qualify in JEE (Mains). IIIT, Lucknow will temporarily operate from the IIIT, Allahabad Jhalwa Campus.
The permanent campus of IIIT, Lucknow is coming up in 50 acres of land at Chak Ganjariya Region, Lucknow. The Institute is being set up with the financial contributions of MHRD, Govt. of India, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh, and U. P. Electronics Corporation Ltd. as industry partner.