The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Dhanbad, formerly known as the Indian School of Mines (ISB), Dhanbad, is an engineering institute established in 1926. This institute has 18 academic departments, including Engineering, Humanities, Applied Sciences, and Management programs. It is one of the oldest institutes to be converted to an IIT; it is UGC, AICTE accredited, and offers 71 courses across 4 streams. IIT Dhanbad ranks 11th in the Engineering category and 26 in the overall category. To get admission in this institute in B.Tech, M.Tech, Integrated M.Tech, and M.Sc., aspirants need to qualify for JEE Main and Advanced exams.