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National Institute of Technology (NIT), Kurukshetra Kurukshetra , Haryana

 ESTD 1963
 Public College

About National Institute of Technology (NIT), Kurukshetra

The National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, also known as NITK is one of the 30 National Institutes of Technology, established by the Government of India. During its inception, the institute was named as Regional Engineering College Kurukshetra and later in the year 2002, the institute was renamed as National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra under the NIT Act and was given the status of Deemed University.

The institute offers B.Tech., M.Tech., Ph.D., MBA, MCA and certification courses in the field of engineering, sciences, social science, computer applications and management. The institute has 12 Academic Departments and 3 schools.

Departments at NIT Kurukshetra:

  • Computer Science
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Application
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Humanities & Social Sciences

Schools at NIT Kurukshetra:

  • School of Bio-Medical Engineering
  • School of VLSI Design & Embedded System
  • School of Materials & Technology

Admissions in Under Graduate engineering courses is provided on the basis of JEE Main examination conducted twice a year by the National Testing Agency whereas the same in Post Graduate courses is provided on the basis of GATE score.

Things to know about NIT Kurukshetra:

Established in

2002

Accredited by

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)

 

Courses Offered

  • B.Tech. (4 years)
  • M.Tech. (2 Years)
  • MCA (3 years)
  • M.Sc. (2 years)
  • Ph.D. (4 years)

Exams accepted

  • JEE Main (B.Tech.)
  • GATE (M.Tech.)
  • IIT JAM (M.Sc.)
  • NIMCET (MCA)

Ranking

NIRF 2018: 43

Location

Kurukshetra, Haryana, India

Placements at NIT Kurukshetra:

  • The placement programmes at NIT Kurukshetra campus are visited by a large number of recruiters.
  • Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Deloitte, Epic System, Oracle, Accenture and Infosys are among top recruiters.  

Under Graduate Placement Statistics of NIT Kurukshetra (2017-18):

Programme

Number of Students Placed

Average Salary (Yearly)

Computer Engineering

81

INR. 11.79 Lakh

Information Technology

78

INR. 12.30 Lakh

Electronics & Communication Engineering

82

INR. 7.49 Lakh

Mechanical Engineering

81

INR. 6.38 Lakh

Production & Industrial Engineering

35

INR. 6.20 Lakh

Electrical Engineering

84

INR. 7.09 Lakh

Civil Engineering

59

INR. 6.72 Lakh

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1 year ago

Mayank Gupta M.Tech / M.E.10  Student 

Overview 3/5

The only drawback of the college is the lack of opportunities in terms of placements. The facilities provided to Btech students are better than Mtech students. ...Read Full Review
Admission

Admission Criteria: Admission is given on the basis of GATE scores.

3 years ago

Ankita Mathur B.Tech / B.E.  Student 

College was best part of my life 5/5

NIT Kurukshetra is overall a very nice college, it provides an overall growth to the students. Its placement is also excellent. I got admission on the basis of JEE main score. The fees of the college are affordable, and there are scholarship facilities available for the students. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Excellent placements, companies like google, Flipkart, Amazon, Microsoft, TCS, Infosys came for placement
1 year ago

Sunny B.Tech / B.E.  Student 

Overview 5/5

NIT is always a premier institute for studying engineering and this branch is in the Kurukshetra and I have passed out JEE Mains entrance test for the admissions and the college environment is best for all the students. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT

I am in the 1st year so I have to see that first.
3 years ago

Anonymous B.Tech / B.E.  Student 

Very good college 4/5

It is one of the prominent college for engineering. Our college had good hostels, good infrastructure,nice teachers. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Placement are good with salary ranging from 4LPA to max of 40LA.
5 years ago

Surya Srivaastava MCA  Student ( Batch)

Overview 4/5

Prestigious college with NIT tag and also one of the best faculty and placement.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

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1 year ago

Mayank Gupta M.Tech / M.E.10  Student  

Overview 3/5

The only drawback of the college is the lack of opportunities in terms of placements. The facilities provided to Btech students are better than Mtech students. ...Read Full Review
Admission

Admission Criteria: Admission is given on the basis of GATE scores.

1 year ago

Sunny B.Tech / B.E.  Student  

Overview 5/5

NIT is always a premier institute for studying engineering and this branch is in the Kurukshetra and I have passed out JEE Mains entrance test for the admissions and the college environment is best for all the students. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT

I am in the 1st year so I have to see that first.
3 years ago

Anonymous B.Tech / B.E.  Student  

Very good college 4/5

It is one of the prominent college for engineering. Our college had good hostels, good infrastructure,nice teachers. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Placement are good with salary ranging from 4LPA to max of 40LA.
3 years ago

Ankita Mathur B.Tech / B.E.  Student  

College was best part of my life 5/5

NIT Kurukshetra is overall a very nice college, it provides an overall growth to the students. Its placement is also excellent. I got admission on the basis of JEE main score. The fees of the college are affordable, and there are scholarship facilities available for the students. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Excellent placements, companies like google, Flipkart, Amazon, Microsoft, TCS, Infosys came for placement
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Surya Srivaastava MCA  Student ( Batch)

Overview 4/5

Prestigious college with NIT tag and also one of the best faculty and placement.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

3 years ago

Anonymous B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Very good college 4/5

It is one of the prominent college for engineering. Our college had good hostels, good infrastructure,nice teachers. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Placement are good with salary ranging from 4LPA to max of 40LA.
3 years ago

Ankita Mathur B.Tech / B.E.  Student

College was best part of my life 5/5

NIT Kurukshetra is overall a very nice college, it provides an overall growth to the students. Its placement is also excellent. I got admission on the basis of JEE main score. The fees of the college are affordable, and there are scholarship facilities available for the students. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Excellent placements, companies like google, Flipkart, Amazon, Microsoft, TCS, Infosys came for placement
1 year ago

Sunny B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 5/5

NIT is always a premier institute for studying engineering and this branch is in the Kurukshetra and I have passed out JEE Mains entrance test for the admissions and the college environment is best for all the students. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT

I am in the 1st year so I have to see that first.
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National Institute of Technology (NIT), Kurukshetra Admission

NIT Kurukshetra is one of the 31 NITs present in India established in 1963. NIT Kurukshetra has been given the honor of Institute of National Importance. NIT Kurukshetra provides B.Tech. in 6 disciplines and PG Degree in 4 courses.

The different courses provided by the NIT Kurukshetra are:

Degree

Courses

Specializations

UG

B.Tech.

Mechanical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Computer Science Engineering

Industrial Engineering and Management

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Electrical Engineering

PG

M.Tech.

Control System

Electrical Engineering-Control System

Power Electronics and Drives

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Instrumentation

CAD/CAM

Mechanical Engineering

Nanotechnology

Power Electronics and Drives

Power System

Robotics and Automation

Structural Engineering

Transportation Engineering

Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering

Water Resources Engineering

MBA

 

MCA

 

PhD

 

UG Admissions:

  • The candidates seeking admission in the NIT Kurukshetra for the B.Tech. should have done XII from a recognized institute with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.
  • The admission in the NIT Kurukshetra 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%).
  • The seat is allocated through the counseling done by CSAB-JoSAA.

Documents needed at the time of admissions:

  • Two recent passport size photographs.
  • X Certificate/Marksheet
  • XII Certificate/Marksheet
  • School Leaving Certificate
  • Migration Certificate
  • Character 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.

MBA

Bachelors in any discipline with 50% aggregate from a recognized institute

MCA

Bachelors in any discipline with Mathematics as a subject 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 followed by the counseling through CCMT

MBA

CAT/MAT/GMAT/CMAT

MCA

NIMCET(NIT MCA Common Entrance Test)

PhD

Entrance Test conducted by NIT Kurukshetra followed by Personal Interview.

Placement

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

  HIGHEST
15 L
  AVERAGE
4 L
Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.
  HIGHEST
16 L
  AVERAGE
5 L
Anonymous B.Tech / B.E. 3 years ago
Placement are good with salary ranging from 4LPA to max of 40LA.  ...Read Full Review
Ankita Mathur B.Tech / B.E. 3 years ago
Excellent placements, companies like google, Flipkart, Amazon, Microsoft, TCS, Infosys came for placement
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Faculty

Student Faculty Ratio
FACULTY STUDENT RATIO
1:15

89 PHD faculty

     201 faculty

Prof. Anand Mohan
Position: Director
Diwan Singh
Position: HOD - Department of Civil Engineering
Sudhir Kumar
Position: HOD - Department of Mechanical Engineering
R.S. BHATIA
Position: HOD - Department of Electrical Engineering
Dr. Sanjay Kumar Jain
Position: HOD - Department of Computer Engineering
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Scholarship

Scholarship for Deserving candidates

Scholarship are available for meritorious students.

Location & Contact Info

Phone Number
233208
, Kurukshetra, Haryana, 136119

Accessibility

Nearest Railway Station
5km from Kurukshetra Railway station

Facilities Available

Library      
The library of the NIT Kurukshetra contains more than 100000 books, 9000 e-books, 4400 thesis etc.
Computer Lab      
Auditorium      
Gym      
Lab      
NIT Kurukshetra has various labs to provide the research facilities.
Medical      
Medical Facility of the NIT Kurukshetra provides the students with the medical officer and dental officer.
Cafeteria      
Hostel      

Recruiters

112 Companies

Placement Officer
Dr. Ashwani Jain
 01744-233303
  tnp@nitkkr.ac.in