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National Institute of Technology (NIT) - Puducherry, Karaikal Karaikal , Puducherry

 ESTD 2010
 Public University

About National Institute of Technology (NIT) - Puducherry, Karaikal

The National Institute of Technology (Puducherry), widely referred to as NIT Puducherry, commenced its establishment in the academic year of 2010. NIT Puducherry is one of the 31 NITs currently functioning in India that aim to impart technical education to different segments of society. The institute has been declared as an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India in the year 2007.

The institute has been recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). As the institute is one of the national institutes, it is being controlled by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), the Government of India.

The infrastructure of the institute is spread over and area of 258 acres near village Poovam in Karaikal. The institute provides its students with all the basic amenities. There are nine academic departments namely Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Humanities & Social Sciences, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, and Physics.

Following are the facilities provided by the institute:

  • Bank & ATM
  • Central Library
  • Stores & Purchase
  • Conference Hall
  • Estate Maintenance
  • Hostel & Mess
  • Security
  • Transport

Some other facilities provided by the institute include Grievance Cell, Medical Facilities, and Women Cell.

Grievance Cell- The function of the cell is to interact with the students to resolve the problems faced by them. They can report their grievance by filling and submitting the registration form available on the official website of the institute.

Medical Facilities- An MoU has been signed between Vinayaka Mission Medical College and Hospital and NIT Puducherry to provide medical facilities for the students.

Women Cell- The main aim of establishing the cell was to empower the women staff of the institute. Be it a student, faculty, or any other staff. Steps towards health and safety concerns are taken.

The faculty members of the institute are well educated and most of the members hold PhD or M. Tech degree in their respective fields. Some of the members are experienced and have graduated or postgraduate from NITs or IITs. They use various techniques of teaching that make learning easier and helps students grow in their respective fields.

The courses offered at NIT Puducherry include programs at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. The programs that come under NIT Puducherry Courses are B. Tech at the undergraduate level, M. Tech at the postgraduate level, and PhD program at the Doctorate level. Each program offered at the institute is followed by minimum educational criteria defined by the institute. The admission procedure of NIT Puducherry can be accomplished online by visiting its official website. NIT Puducherry Admissions include filling on the application form by providing correct personal and professional details.

  • For admission to B. Tech, the candidates must hold a valid score in JEE Main examination. The shortlisted candidates are, then, advised to sit through then counseling procedure conducted at the institute.
  • For admission to M. Tech, the candidates must qualify the written entrance examination followed by personal interview round conducted by the institute.
  • Candidates who apply for CCMT (a national level counseling) are also eligible to apply for admission to M. Tech.
  • Admission to PhD requires qualifying of the written entrance examination followed by personal interview round.

The placement cell of NIT Puducherry is quite active and brings various reputed recruiting companies. It strives hard to be a preferred destination for Corporate firms.

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Anos B.Tech / B.E.  Student

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College Faculty members were very good some good steps could be taken to improve the facilities available at college.Tech fests were conducted in the campus, Knosys, Tarrang, SPreee knosys was hosted big with some big director of a big institute was called as a guest host and events conducted for kn
PLACEMENT 4/5

Companies like Mediatek, Amazon, IBM, ABB, Polaris, Ramco, Zoho groups, Microsoft, Snapdeal, L and T infotech, Misys, Reliance Jio, L and T construction, Tata Elxsi compines comes in college campus for placements.
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Anos B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 3/5

College Faculty members were very good some good steps could be taken to improve the facilities available at college.Tech fests were conducted in the campus, Knosys, Tarrang, SPreee knosys was hosted big with some big director of a big institute was called as a guest host and events conducted for kn
PLACEMENT 4/5

Companies like Mediatek, Amazon, IBM, ABB, Polaris, Ramco, Zoho groups, Microsoft, Snapdeal, L and T infotech, Misys, Reliance Jio, L and T construction, Tata Elxsi compines comes in college campus for placements.
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Anos B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 3/5

College Faculty members were very good some good steps could be taken to improve the facilities available at college.Tech fests were conducted in the campus, Knosys, Tarrang, SPreee knosys was hosted big with some big director of a big institute was called as a guest host and events conducted for kn
PLACEMENT 4/5

Companies like Mediatek, Amazon, IBM, ABB, Polaris, Ramco, Zoho groups, Microsoft, Snapdeal, L and T infotech, Misys, Reliance Jio, L and T construction, Tata Elxsi compines comes in college campus for placements.

National Institute of Technology (NIT) - Puducherry, Karaikal Admission

National Institute of Technology, Puducherry is one of the 31 NITs in India. The institute offers various programs at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. It also offers a program at the Doctorate level. The institute offers B. Tech at undergraduate, M. tech at postgraduate, and PhD at the Doctorate level. These programs are offered under several specializations. Interested candidates seeking admission can choose the field as per their interest.

Since the institute accepts online mode of application, the admission procedure to the programs offered by the institute needs to be completed online by visiting the official website of the institute. Candidates, before taking admission, must ensure that they fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria defined by the institute.

Minimum Educational Qualification

  • For admission to B. Tech, the candidates must have successfully passed senior secondary school with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and English as main subjects securing at least 75% marks in aggregate from a recognized board.
  • Candidates with top 20 percentile in senior secondary school are also eligible to apply for admission.
  • For admission to M. Tech, the candidates must possess a B. Tech degree in the relevant field securing at least 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.
  • M. Sc candidates who have specialized in Computer Science and MCA candidates with at least 55% marks in aggregate can also apply for admission to M. Tech.
  • Candidates seeking admission to the PhD program must possess a master's degree in the relevant field with at least 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.

Admission to B. Tech program at NIT Puducherry

NIT Puducherry Courses include B. Tech as an undergraduate program and the program is offered under four specializations namely Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.

  • Candidates with a valid score in JEE Main examination are eligible to apply for admission.
  • Besides holding a good rank in JEE Main examination, the shortlisted candidates must sit through the counseling procedure conducted at the institute.
  • 50% of the total seats are reserved for students belonging to Puducherry, Karaikal, Mahe, Yanam, and Andaman & Nicobar.

Admission to M. Tech program at NIT Puducherry

M. Tech is offered at the postgraduate level. The course if offered in Computer Science & Engineering. Interested candidates can fill the application form available on the official website of the institute.

  • For admission, the candidates must qualify the written examination test followed by personal interview round conducted at the institute.
  • The admission can also be sought through CCMT which is an All India level counseling.

Admission to the PhD program at NIT Puducherry

The National Institute of Technology, Puducherry offers PhD in nine different specializations.

  • For admission to the PhD program, the candidates are shortlisted based on their performance in written examination test and/or personal interview round conducted the institute.
  • The program is available in full time as well as part time.
  • Candidates seeking admission as full time must hold a valid score in GATE/UGC/CSIR/NET examination.

Application procedure of NIT Puducherry

For admission to B. Tech, the candidates can directly apply by visiting the institute's official website.

Candidates seeking admission to M. Tech and PhD must apply by filling the application form available on the official website of the institute.

Candidates must process the payment of INR 1000 (INR 500 for reserved categories) as application fee while applying for admission.

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Anos B.Tech / B.E.1 year ago
Companies like Mediatek, Amazon, IBM, ABB, Polaris, Ramco, Zoho groups, Microsoft, Snapdeal, L and T infotech, Misys, Reliance Jio, L and T constructi

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Getting its students recruited by topmost reputed companies is a university's priority. The National Institute of Technology Puducherry strives hard to bring well-respected organizations to stimulate the placement process. This task is well performed by the Placement and Training Cell of NIT, Puducherry. While considering the placement trend of NIT Puducherry, a decent increase can be seen in the number of students getting placed over the past few years. There have been various opportunities generated at the university's end which ensure developmental growth of ...Read more

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Faculty

Student Faculty Ratio
FACULTY STUDENT RATIO
1:22

12 PHD faculty

     34 faculty

Dr. K. Sankaranarayanasamy
Position: Director
Dr. Madappa V R Sivasubramanian
Position: Assistant Professor and HoD Dept. of Civil Engineering
Dr. R. Dhanalakshmi
Position: Associate Professor and HoD Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering
Dr. G. Lakshmi Sutha
Position: Assistant Professor and HoD Dept. of Electronics and Communication Engineering
Dr. S. Thangavel
Position: Associate Professor and HoD Dept. of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Location & Contact Info

Address
Arignar Anna Govt. Arts College Campus, Nehru nagar, Karaikal, Puducherry, 609605

Facilities Available

Library      
The library of the college is well equipped with a large number of reference books, journals, and periodicals.
Computer Lab      
The computer lab of NIT Puducherry has systems with the latest hardware technology and licensed software.
Gym      
The gymnasium of the college has well-maintained exercise machines along with other weight lifting equipment.
Lab      
The college has well equipped laboratories including Algorithms Laboratory, Operating Systems Laboratory, Fluid Mechanics Laboratory, and for all other Engineering subjects.
Medical      
NIT Puducherry has a medical room with all the necessary medical facilities required for any emergency case.
Cafeteria      
The cafeteria serves hot and nutritious food along with beverages at pocket-friendly prices.
Hostel      
The hostel rooms are furnished wiith cvhairs, tables, and cupboards. The rooms are avaiable on twin sharing basis. Other amenities like water purifiers, and common rooms are also available.

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