National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela  Placements Rourkela, Orissa

 ESTD 1961
 Public College
 NIRF Ranking - 41
  AICTE Approved


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

46 L
19 L

Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.

16 L
5 L

Placement Highlights

Latest Updates: NIT Rourkela Placements 2022 has been rather successful. NIT Rourkela Highest Package according to the official website for the academic year 2021-2022 is INR 45 LPA. The minimum package for the NIT Rourkela has been INR 2.40 LPA. The NIT Rourkela Placements Average Salary Package has been 9.13 LPA. 

The highest package of 45 LPA was offered to around 20 students, and a package of INR 20 LPA was offered to around 138 students. There were 325 recruiters who visited the NIT Rourkela Campus Placements, among these the Top Recruiters were Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Amazon. Of the 325 recruiters, 100 recruiters were absolutely new recruiters. These recruiters were able to provide 1274 job offers to students. 

NIT Rourkela Placement

Regarding the NIT Rourkela Placements Summer Internships, there were 403 internship opportunities in the academic year  2022. According to the research, the highest and average monthly stipends provided by the recruiters were INR 1.25 lakh and INR 40,000, respectively.

Quick Facts:

  • The average cost to the corporation (CTC) has increased by approximately 20%, and the Institute has seen the package climb from Rs. 9.36 lakh per year in 2021 to Rs. 11.20 lakh per year in 2022.
  • All of the students in the Department of Mining Engineering were hired by successful companies, achieving a placement rate of 100%.
  • Along with this, 11 out of 14 BTech departments—including those in computer science and engineering, and electrical engineering, recorded placements rates of greater than 90%.
  • From Rs. 9.36 lakh per year in 2021 to Rs. 11.20 lakh per year in 2022, the average package has grown by 20% over the previous year.

About NIT RourkelaNational Institute of Technology, Rourkela in Orissa, formerly known as the Regional Engineering College (REC), is one of the premier national-level institutions for technical education in India. It was established in the year 1961.  NIT is a joint undertaking of the government of India and the government of Orissa. It has produced high-quality engineers and scientists and continues to do so. NIT Rourkela Alumni are doing well in various capacities as entrepreneurs, managers, technocrats, administrators, consultants, advisers, faculty, and researchers in India and abroad. This NIT Rourkela Ranking as given by the NIRF in 2022 is 15. NIT Rourkela courses are 80+ and are provided across  20 departments. 

NIT Rourkela Placements 2022 Highlights

The below-mentioned table contains the NIT Rourkela Placements Statistics: 

ParticularsPlacements Statistics 2022
Number of Students-
Number of Companies Participated325
New Recruiters100
Number of Offers-
NIT Rourkela Highest Package 2022INR 46.08 LPA
NIT Rourkela Average PackageINR 20.88 LPA
Major SectorsSoftware & IT Services
Top RecruitersApple, Google, VISA

NIT Rourkela Highest Package 2022

The Highest package for the NIT Rourkela 2022 has been 46.08 LPA. 



NIT Rourkela Highest Package 2022INR 46.08 LPA

NIT Rourkela Placements Course Wise

The below mentioned table discusses the NIT Rourkela Placements Course wise, read it to know the maximum, minimum and average, median packages of the various courses. 

ProgrammeJob Offers


Integrated M.Sc.173.7023.007.286.50
B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree763.7045.0011.277.75

NIT Rourkela Placements Btech 2020 

The below table mentions NIT Rourkela Placements Btech 2020: 



No. of Job Offers499
Minimum CTCINR. 3.5 LPA
Maximum CTCINR. 42 LPA
Average CTCINR. 9.03 LPA
Median CTCINR. 6.53 LPA

NIT Rourkela Placements 2020 B.Arch.

The NIT Rourkela Placements 2020 B.Arch. programme only received one job offer worth INR. 6 LPA.



No. of Job Offers1
Minimum CTCINR. 6 LPA
Maximum CTCINR. 6 LPA
Average CTCINR. 6 LPA
Median CTCINR. 6 LPA

NIT Rourkela Placements 2020 Integrated M.Sc.

NIT Rourkela Placements 2020 Integrated MSc are given below: 



No. of Job Offers33
Minimum CTCINR. 3.60 LPA
Maximum CTCINR. 30 LPA
Average CTCINR. 7.33 LPA
Median CTCINR. 6.40 LPA

NIT Rourkela Placements MTech 2020

Among the NIT Rourkela Placements Mtech 2020 the  Electrical Engineering Department had the greatest placement rate of 87.50% among Postgraduate (PG) disciplines, followed by the Computer Science and Engineering Department with 84.48% and the Electronics and Communication Engineering Department with 81.43%. In the placement drive this year, 375 postgraduate candidates were hired with an average CTC of Rs. 9.04 lakh annually.

The below table mentions the NIT Rourkela Placements MTech 2020: 

NIT Rourkela Placements MTech particularsDetails
No. of Job Offers178
Lowest salary packageINR. 2.40 LPA
Highest salary package INR. 34.22 LPA
Average salary packageINR. 8.89 LPA
Median salary package INR. 6.40 LPA

NIT Rourkela Placements Branch Wise 

NIT Rourkela Placements 2022 Branch Wise for all the branches are discussed here. For Example, the Biotech branch had its lowest package at 3.60 LPA and the highest at 15.12 LPA. The NIT Rourkela Placements for the CSE branch among the BTech has been the highest scorer with the highest package of 42 LPA. The next line branch for the highest placements has been the ECE branch which stood at INR 34 LPA as its highest package. The below table mentions NIT Rourkela Placements branch wise:

NIT Rourkela Branch

Salary in LPA





Biotech. & Med. Engg.3.6015.126.266.40
Civil Engg.4.1011.005.976.00
Chem. Engg.3.6022.006.586.00
Ceramic Engg.3.6011.006.216.00
NIT Rourkela CSE3.5042.0015.1812.50
Food Proc. Engg.3.6012.406.566.50
Inds. Engg.3.6010.506.286.25
Mining Engg.3.6010.116.496.00

NIT Rourkela Placements Mechanical Engineering Placements 2022

NIT Rourkela Placements Mechanical Engineering Placement 2022 details are yet to be released officially by the NIT Rourkela placements department. The 2020 NIT Rourkela Mechanical Engineering Lowest package received was INR 3.60 LPA, whereas 17.50 LPA is the highest package. And 8.12 LPA and 6.50 LPA being the Average and median packages respectively. 

NIT Rourkela Placements ECE Average package 2022

The next highest average CTC of Rs 17.27 lakh per annum was recorded by the Electronics and Communication Engineering department with major semiconductor recruiters like Qualcomm, Texas Instruments, Micron, Mediatek, AMD, Intel etc.

NIT Rourkela CSE Average package 2022

  • Computer science BTech students received the highest average CTC of Rs 20.88 lakh per year from software behemoths like Microsoft, Google, Amazon, and Oracle.

NIT Rourkela Placements Top Recruiters 2022

The below mentioned is the list of all top recruiters of NIT Rourkela 2022: 

  • Amazon
  • AMD
  • Apple
  • BEL
  • BPCL
  • EIL
  • GAIL
  • Google
  • Google
  • Intel
  • Mediatek
  • Micron
  • Microsoft
  • Oracle
  • Qualcomm
  • Texas Instruments
  • Visa

NIT Rourkela Placements Monday Morning

The National Institute of Technology, Rourkela’s or NIT Rourkela’s Monday Morning is the official student media organisation. It has been the featured news feed for students, professors, and alumni about campus activities, department updates, recruitment information, SAC happenings, fest coverage, alumni news, weekly polls, and interviews with the Director, Chief Warden, Professors, distinguished alumni and dignitaries, and exceptional students since its inception in 2006. The NIT Rourkela Placements Monday Morning has an e-newsletter that showcases NIT Rourkela’s various activities. The newsletter has also played an active role in bringing about positive changes at the institute. A lot of insights can be found on the NIT Rourkela Placements Monday Morning page regarding the current placement drive. 

NIT Rourkela Ranking among other NITs

The latest ranks for all 31 NITs in India are given in the table below, we can compare NIT Rourkela ranking among other NITs along with NIRF score awarded to each on of them:

PositionsNITStateNIRF Ranking – 2022NIRF Score – 2022
1NIT TrichyTamil Nadu869.17
2NIT KarnatakaKarnataka1066.04
3NIT RourkelaOdisha1562.36
4NIT WarangalTelangana2160.00
5NIT CalicutKerala3156.66
6NIT NagpurMaharashtra3256.62
7NIT DurgapurWest Bengal3455.76
8NIT SilcharAssam3854.63
9NIT JaipurRajasthan4651.69
10NIT AllahabadUttar Pradesh4751.17
11NIT KurukshetraHaryana5050.11
12NIT JalandharPunjab5249.45
13NIT SuratGujarat5847.61
14NIT MeghalayaMeghalaya6046.67
15NIT PatnaBihar63



16NIT RaipurChhattisgarh6545.71
17NIT SrinagarJammu and Kashmir6645.52
18NIT BhopalMadhya Pradesh7044.63
19NIT AgartalaTripura8041.92
20NIT GoaGoa8840.78
21NIT JamshedpurJharkhand90



22NIT ManipurManipur10839.32
23NIT HamirpurHimachal Pradesh12837.91
24NIT UttarakhandUttarakhand13137.75
25NIT PuducherryPondicherry13637.49
26NIT Arunachal PradeshArunachal Pradesh17135.49
27NIT SikkimSikkim17335.33
28NIT DelhiDelhi19433.96
29NIT MizoramMizoram-
30NIT NagalandNagaland-
31NIT Andhra PradeshAndhra Pradesh-

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