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Dr BR Ambedkar National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jalandhar Jalandhar , Punjab

 ESTD 1987
 Public College
 NIRF Ranking - 78
 AICTE Approved

About Dr BR Ambedkar National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jalandhar

Last Updated By: Avantika on 10th September, 2021

The establishment of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, NIT Jalandhar took place during the academic year of 1987. The institute has been recognized by the University Grants Commission and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The institute provides education by offering several courses at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. These courses are primarily offered in the field of Science, Technology, and Engineering. The central government of the country has declared it as an Institute of National Importance with 12 different academic departments including Department of Biotechnology, Department of Physics, etc.

An MoU has been signed between NIT Jalandhar and Government Millennium Polytechnic College in February 2021 for the skill development of the students.

NIT Jalandhar Highlights

Particular

Detail

College

NIT Jalandhar

Established in

1987

Type

Public

Accredited by

National Board of Accreditation (NBA)

Recognized by

AICTE

Courses Offered

Undergraduate - B. Tech

Postgraduate - M. Tech, M. Sc, MBA

Doctoral - Ph.D.

Admission Criteria

Qualifying Examination Based

Exam Accepted

JEE Main, CAT, GATE, UGC NET, CSIR NET, IIT JAM

Application Mode

Online

Top Recruiters

Amazon, Practo Technologies, Vedanta, Resonance, Ericsson, Maruti Suzuki, ITC Limited, Grofers, Nagarro, TCS, Zomato, Capgemini, etc. 

Official Website

https://www.nitj.ac.in/

NIT Jalandhar Rankings

  • Ranked 22nd amongst Top 30 Engineering Government Colleges in 2021 by IndiaToday
  • Ranked 9th amongst Top 10 Government Colleges with the lowest fees by IndiaToday
  • Ranked 18th amongst the Top 100 T-Schools (Overall, Government and Private)
  • Ranked 10th amongst the Top Government T-Schools 
  • Ranked 6th in North Region in T-School Ranking 2021
  • Ranked 52nd amongst Top 200 Engineering Institutions in India by NIRF 2020
  • Ranked in 11th - 25th rank band in ARIIA Rankings 2020
  • Ranked 20th in All India Top Engineering Colleges 2020 by the Outlook
  • Ranked 33rd in India's Best Engineering Colleges by IndiaToday 2020
  • Ranked 31st in All India Top Engineering Colleges by the Week 2020

NIT Jalandhar Courses

NIT Jalandhar Courses include programs offered at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. These programs are offered under various specializations thus offering a pool of options to choose from. These programs are mentioned in the table below along with the eligibility criteria for admission and criteria based on which the students are shortlisted:

Course

Eligibility 

Admission Criteria

B. Tech

Passed in 12th class with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics securing at least 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized board

A valid score in JEE Main and JEE Advanced

M. Tech

A B. Tech graduate in the relevant field with at least 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized university

A valid score in GATE and CCMT Counseling

MBA

Bachelor's degree in any field from a recognized university

A valid score in IIT JAM and CCMN Counseling

M.Sc

Bachelor's degree in the relevant field  with at least 60% marks in aggregate 

A valid score in CAT, MAT, CMAT, GMAT followed by Personal Interview and Group Discussion rounds

Ph.D. 

Master's degree in the relevant discipline from a recognized university

A valid score in GATE/NET/JRF along with written test and personal interview rounds

NIT Jalandhar Admission

NIT Jalandhar Admission takes place based on candidates' performance in the qualifying examination namely JEE Main and JEE Advanced. Candidates seeking admission must ensure that they stand eligible for admission as per the eligibility criteria defined by the institute. 

  • Candidates seeking admission to B. Tech program must qualify JEE Main and JEE Advanced conducted at the national level.
  • For admission to M. Tech, candidates must possess a valid score in GATE exam. 
  • Candidates seeking admission to MBA program must qualify CAT, MAT, CMAT, or GMAT MBA entrance examinations with a valid score.

NIT Jalandhar Cutoff 2021

NIT Jalandhar Cutoff for B. Tech program based on the marks obtained by candidates in JEE Main and JEE Advanced examination is given below for these various categories. Also, below mentioned is the analysis of JEE Main 2019 and JEE Main 2018 cutoff:

Program

Closing Rank 2019

Closing Rank 2018

BioTechnology

40155

34413

Chemical Engineering

31792

28972

Civil Engineering

28616

24910

Computer Science and Engineering

9967

9918

Electrical Engineering

18057

17140

Electronics and Communication Engineering

15011

14149

Mechanical Engineering

22026

18510

Textile Technology

42411

41654

Information Technology

10836

11148

Instrumentation and Control Engineering

30299

26095

Industrial and Production Engineering

39381

33901

NIT Jalandhar Cutoff for B. Tech Specializations:

 

The opening and closing NIT Jalandhar Cutoff ranks for all the rounds of JoSAA counseling of previous year is given below:

JEE Main Cutoff - Round 1 

Course

General

EWS

OBC – NCL

SC

ST

Gen. PwD

Bio-Technology

23600 – 3576

8002 – 10579

46883 – 65507

6412 – 11070

Chemical Engineering

27522 – 39596

6785 – 9695

10413 – 51915

6841 – 9804

2101 – 2101

Civil Engineering

27419 – 35515

8005 – 9013

13246 – 45953

5520 – 7755

10134 – 30416

Computer Science and Engineering

1665 – 10243

1547 – 3355

2864 – 7084

271 – 2075

1128 – 5039

444 – 444

Electrical Engineering

18368 – 21977

3625 – 5023

10749 – 23566

4778 – 6305

1940 – 1940

1473 – 1473

Electronics and Communication Engineering

10800 – 16656

3975 – 5109

12014 – 19598

3064 – 3907

14953 – 14953

868 – 868

Mechanical Engineering

17441 – 26398

5162 – 6997

9070 – 28174

4503 – 6745

3159 – 19163

Textile Technology

32176 – 58694

9709 – 12000

58486 – 77865

9068 – 12224

Information Technology

10981 – 13068

3572 – 3659

7799 – 9445

2323 – 2982

9286 – 15100

603 – 603

Instrumentation and Control Engineering

22177 – 34659

6315 – 10803

29493 – 48247

7128 – 11303

Industrial and Production Engineering

36809 – 49261

7124 – 10992

48812 – 76146

6837 – 12541

NIT Jalandhar Placements

NIT Jalandhar Placement consists of a dedicated cell known as Center of Training and Placement. The center has remained instrumental in signing MoUs between NIT Jalandhar and the below mentioned organizations:

  • TATA Consultancy Services
  • Sapient Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
  • ICICI Bank
  • Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)

The table given below mentions the total number of students placed, NIT Jalandhar Maximum Package, and NIT Jalandhar Average Package along with the list of recruiters.

NIT Jalandhar Placement Package

Placement Details 2016-20 Batch

Branch

No. of Eligible Students

No. of Job Offers

No. of Double Job offers

No. of Students Placed

Maximum Package Lac Per Annum

Average Package

ECE

87

82

3

79

43.30

Microsoft

10.36

CSE

101

105

13

92

43.17

Adobe

13.57

CHE

60

38

3

35

7.50

Reliance Industries Ltd

5.51

ICE

61

56

2

54

11.75

Cadence

6.48

CIVIL

61

46

1

45

12.50

Future First

6.04

IPE

64

33

0

33

8.91

Accenture

6.10

ME

75

60

1

59

12.00

Honda R&D

6.18

BT

19

14

2

12

8.90

College Dunia

5.16

TT

38

30

1

29

12.50

Trident Group

6.50

Total

566

464

26

438

 

8.57

Some of the top recruiters of NIT Jalandhar are mentioned below:

Amazon, Practo Technologies, Vedanta, Resonance, Ericsson, Maruti Suzuki, ITC Limited, Grofers, Nagarro, TCS, Zomato, Capgemini, Mu-Sigma, Ais Glass, Amdocs, Samtel Group, etc.

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Courses Offered

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Rankings

B.Tech

Ranked 49 out of 300 in NIRF Rankings 2021

B.Tech

Ranked 74 out of 200 in NIRF Rankings 2018

B.Tech

Ranked 52 out of 200 in NIRF Rankings 2020

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3 years ago

Rajat Chhabra B.Tech / B.E.  Student 

Reasons why I chose this College 3/5

NIT Jalandhar as we all are aware of is a college of National Importance (Centrally Funded). Before joining this College ,I did an extensive research to get the placement details and facilities that this college offers to the students. Pros: 1)Excellent placement record , irrespective of the bran
PLACEMENT 5/5

As I have already told, irrespective of the branch you get, you will get ample opportunities to sit for decent companies. Companies like EXL,ZS, WIPRO,MU-SIGMA,NESTLE,TRIDENT,SAINT GOBAIN,AMAZON etc visit the campus
4 years ago

Jagapathi 2014  Student (2018 Batch)

A BEAUTIFUL VIEW OF NIT JALANDHAR 4/5

NIT Jalandhar is a very beautiful campus having very good infrastructure . Total number of under graduates vary from 2800 to 3000 and the total number of faculty members are approximately 150.For each semester there will be three exams namely minor -1,minor-2 and major comprises of 20,20 and 50 mar
PLACEMENT 4/5

NIT Jalandhar provides a very good opportunities for internships and placements . It is having very good and skill full training and placement cell (TPO) .The members of this cell continuously in contact with the corporate body of this country to provide training and placements to their students .
4 years ago

Anonymous Mining  Student (2018 Batch)

NIT Jalandhar - A place where individuals can grow if interested 3/5

Pros:- As it is a national level institute everything goes as per plan, you can enhance your communication, technical skills easily from fello batchmates and research scholars present, Cons:- Administration doesnot work effectively, no student council, Contract faculty ruins the pattern of study  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 2.5/5

Core Companies do visit for top branches like CSE, ECE. other branch students mostly find their way into IT Companies. PSU's doesnot visit at all
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
3 years ago

LALIT KUMAR BAGHEL M.Tech / M.E.  Student 

College Description 4/5

This is one of the NIT's in the nation and I am pursuing the engineering in the Electronics. the semester fee for the college is the Rs 66,000 per semester and that also includes the hostel fees. There is a national level examination GATE which one has to clear for taking admission. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

There were fewer placements in the Mtech but more in the Btech.
5 years ago

Vikas Kumar Sharma B.Tech/B.E  Student (Alumni Batch)

Overview 4/5

A beautiful campus with good infrastructure and descent placements... NIT tag is another advantage  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

Good companies Descent package
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
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3 years ago

Rajat Chhabra B.Tech / B.E.  Student  

Reasons why I chose this College 3/5

NIT Jalandhar as we all are aware of is a college of National Importance (Centrally Funded). Before joining this College ,I did an extensive research to get the placement details and facilities that this college offers to the students. Pros: 1)Excellent placement record , irrespective of the bran
PLACEMENT 5/5

As I have already told, irrespective of the branch you get, you will get ample opportunities to sit for decent companies. Companies like EXL,ZS, WIPRO,MU-SIGMA,NESTLE,TRIDENT,SAINT GOBAIN,AMAZON etc visit the campus
3 years ago

LALIT KUMAR BAGHEL M.Tech / M.E.  Student  

College Description 4/5

This is one of the NIT's in the nation and I am pursuing the engineering in the Electronics. the semester fee for the college is the Rs 66,000 per semester and that also includes the hostel fees. There is a national level examination GATE which one has to clear for taking admission. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

There were fewer placements in the Mtech but more in the Btech.
4 years ago

Anonymous Mining  Student  (2018 Batch)

NIT Jalandhar - A place where individuals can grow if interested 3/5

Pros:- As it is a national level institute everything goes as per plan, you can enhance your communication, technical skills easily from fello batchmates and research scholars present, Cons:- Administration doesnot work effectively, no student council, Contract faculty ruins the pattern of study  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 2.5/5

Core Companies do visit for top branches like CSE, ECE. other branch students mostly find their way into IT Companies. PSU's doesnot visit at all
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
4 years ago

Jagapathi 2014  Student  (2018 Batch)

A BEAUTIFUL VIEW OF NIT JALANDHAR 4/5

NIT Jalandhar is a very beautiful campus having very good infrastructure . Total number of under graduates vary from 2800 to 3000 and the total number of faculty members are approximately 150.For each semester there will be three exams namely minor -1,minor-2 and major comprises of 20,20 and 50 mar
PLACEMENT 4/5

NIT Jalandhar provides a very good opportunities for internships and placements . It is having very good and skill full training and placement cell (TPO) .The members of this cell continuously in contact with the corporate body of this country to provide training and placements to their students .
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4 years ago

Jagapathi 2014  Student (2018 Batch)

A BEAUTIFUL VIEW OF NIT JALANDHAR 4/5

NIT Jalandhar is a very beautiful campus having very good infrastructure . Total number of under graduates vary from 2800 to 3000 and the total number of faculty members are approximately 150.For each semester there will be three exams namely minor -1,minor-2 and major comprises of 20,20 and 50 mar
PLACEMENT 4/5

NIT Jalandhar provides a very good opportunities for internships and placements . It is having very good and skill full training and placement cell (TPO) .The members of this cell continuously in contact with the corporate body of this country to provide training and placements to their students .
5 years ago

Vikas Kumar Sharma B.Tech/B.E  Student (Alumni Batch)

Overview 4/5

A beautiful campus with good infrastructure and descent placements... NIT tag is another advantage  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

Good companies Descent package
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
4 years ago

Anonymous Mining  Student (2018 Batch)

NIT Jalandhar - A place where individuals can grow if interested 3/5

Pros:- As it is a national level institute everything goes as per plan, you can enhance your communication, technical skills easily from fello batchmates and research scholars present, Cons:- Administration doesnot work effectively, no student council, Contract faculty ruins the pattern of study  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 2.5/5

Core Companies do visit for top branches like CSE, ECE. other branch students mostly find their way into IT Companies. PSU's doesnot visit at all
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
3 years ago

Rajat Chhabra B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Reasons why I chose this College 3/5

NIT Jalandhar as we all are aware of is a college of National Importance (Centrally Funded). Before joining this College ,I did an extensive research to get the placement details and facilities that this college offers to the students. Pros: 1)Excellent placement record , irrespective of the bran
PLACEMENT 5/5

As I have already told, irrespective of the branch you get, you will get ample opportunities to sit for decent companies. Companies like EXL,ZS, WIPRO,MU-SIGMA,NESTLE,TRIDENT,SAINT GOBAIN,AMAZON etc visit the campus
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Dr BR Ambedkar National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jalandhar Admission

NIT(National Institute of Technology) Jalandhar is one of the 31 NITs situated in Jalandhar, Punjab. In 2007 it was given the Institute of National Importance. It was established in 1987 as Regional Engineering College but the name was changed to Dr. BR Ambedkar National Institute of Technology in 2002.

The different courses provided by the NIT Jalandhar are:

 

Degree

Courses

Specializations

UG

B.Tech.

Biotechnology

Computer Science and Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Civil Engineering

Industrial and Production Engineering

Instrumentation and Control Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Textile Technology

Biotechnology

PG

M.Tech.

Computer Science and Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Civil Engineering

Industrial and Production Engineering

Instrumentation and Control Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Textile Technology

MSc.

Physics

Chemistry

Mathematics

PhD

 

UG Admissions:

  • The candidates seeking admission in the NIT Jalandhar for the B.Tech. should have done XII from a recognized institute with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.
  • The admission in the NIT Jalandhar for the B.Tech. is done on the basis of merit obtained in the JEE Main.
  • The final merit is calculated through merit obtained in XII(40%) and JEE Main(60%).
  • Documents needed at the time of admissions:
  • Two recent passport size photographs.
  • X Certificate/Marksheet
  • XII Certificate/Marksheet
  • Migration Certificate
  • Character Certificate
  • School Leaving Certificate

PG Admissions:

Eligibility Criteria:


Course

Eligibility Criteria

M.Tech.

B.E./B.Tech. in the relevant discipline from a recognized institute with 60% aggregate.

MSc

Bachelors in relevant discipline with from a recognized institute with at least 60% aggregate.

PhD

Masters in the relevant discipline from a recognized discipline.


Admissions Procedure:


Course

Admission Procedure

M.Tech.

GATE or PGET

MSc

As per University norms

PhD

Entrance Test conducted by NIT followed by Personal Interview.

Placement

Highest and average package for B.Tech / B.E.

  HIGHEST
17 L
  AVERAGE
5 L
Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.
  HIGHEST
16 L
  AVERAGE
5 L
Rajat Chhabra B.Tech / B.E. 3 years ago
As I have already told, irrespective of the branch you get, you will get ample opportunities to sit for decent companies. Companies like EXL,ZS, WIPRO
Anonymous Mining  ( Batch)4 years ago
Core Companies do visit for top branches like CSE, ECE. other branch students mostly find their way into IT Companies. PSU's doesnot visit at all

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One of the best group of institutions in India in terms of its academic reputation

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Ranked 15th best private university in India by India Today

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NAAC Accredited | Best University in Jaipur | Exceptional Placements

Faculty

26 PHD faculty

     104 faculty

Professor ( Dr.) Samir Kumar Das
Position: Director
Professor (Dr) Arvind Agnihotri
Position: Dean - Planning and Development
Professor (Dr) A K Jana
Position: Dean - Faculty Welfare
Professor (Dr) M K Jha
Position: Dean - Academics
Professor (Dr) S P Singh
Position: Dean - Research & Consultancy
Anonymous Mining 4 years ago
our branch is discontinued in our college an the faculty who are at present are m.tech graduates and
Rajat Chhabra B.Tech / B.E.3 years ago
Ad-hoc faculty has average teaching standard whereas experienced faculty is really up to the mark wh

Scholarship

Siemens Scholarship Program

  • Less privileged meritorious first year engineering
  • students annually
  • • 50% scholarship reserved for girls
  • • Streams of Electrical, Electronics, Electronics &
  • Telecommunications, Mechanical, Instrumentation,
  • Computer Science / Information Technology only
 
Annual Scholarship comprising:
 
  • – Tuition Fees reimbursement (If the student
  • is availing any other scholarship, the balance
  • tuition fee, if any, would be reimbursed)
  • – Flat allowances for books, stationeries, hostel,
  • additional classes, etc.
  • • Scholarship subject to clearing of all subjects and
  • scoring 1st Class
  • • Holistic development program

Location & Contact Info

Phone Number
2690320, 2690932
Address
, Jalandhar, Punjab, 144011

Accessibility

Nearest Railway Station
Jalandhar City railway station
Nearest Airport
Amritsar airport

Facilities Available

Library      
The library of the NIT Jalandhar has more than 100000 books, 1800 cassettes, and many more magazines, journals etc.
Computer Lab      
The college has a computer lab with 12 Cisco blade servers and 20 TB SAN storage and with 24*7 internet connectivity.
Auditorium      
Gym      
Lab      
NIT Jalandhar has various labs like Physics Lab, Chemistry Lab, Electronics Lab etc.
Medical      
NIT Jalandhar has a well equipped dispensary and a pathological lab. An ambulance van is available 24X7 for emergency situations.
Transport      
The college has a large fleet of bus to help students commute safely and comfortably to the college.
Wi-Fi      
yes
Cafeteria      
Cafeteria of the NIT Jalandhar provides the students with fresh and hygienic food.
Hostel      
Apart from Spacious rooms, facilities like common rooms, washing machines, reading rooms and indoor games facilities are also provided.

Recruiters

4 Companies

Placement Officer
Dr Partap Singh
 0181-2690320, 2690932
  ctp@nitj.ac.in

Successful Alumni

Awards

NIRF 2017

By NIRF the ranking awarded in 2017 was between 101-150

Edu Rand Ranking

Ranking awarded By Edu Rand in 2015 was 42

The Week Ranking

Ranking awarded by The Week in 2015 was 41

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