The National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur, widely known as NIT Jamshedpur, commenced its establishment in the academic year of 1960. It is one of the 31 NITs in India and is given the status of Deemed University. The institute has been approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, the Government of India. The institute was formerly established as a Regional Institute of Technology and was later upgraded to the National Institute of Technology.
The basic idea of establishing the institute is to become one of the premier technical institutions to meet the future requirements.
The National Institutional Ranking Framework has ranked NIT Jamshedpur in the 101-150 band amongst engineering colleges in India.
The infrastructure of the institute is spread over an area of 341 acres of land. One of the administrative units of NIT Jamshedpur is known as Infrastructure Planning and Development. The unit is particularly responsible for planning, design, construction, renovation, maintenance, and development of all infrastructure requirements and facilities of the institute.
The institute offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Doctoral level programs in Engineering, Computer Applications and Science. NIT Jamshedpur Courses include B. Tech at the undergraduate level, M. Tech, MCA and M. Sc at the postgraduate level, and PhD program at the Doctorate level.
The candidates seeking admission to any of the programs offered by the institute must ensure that they fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria defined by the institute.
NIT Jamshedpur Admissions can be achieved online by visiting the official website of the institute. The admission procedure is primarily based on the respective entrance examinations conducted on the national levels.
For postgraduate program
For admission to the PhD program, the candidates are shortlisted based on the merit in the last qualifying examinations followed by the written examination and interview round conducted by the institute.
The placement trend of the institute can be seen increasing over the past few years. The institute has collaborated with various reputed national and multinational companies. The major recruiters are Wipro, Oracle, Amazon, HP, LAVA, Philips, etc.