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National Institute of Technology Assam

  •   ESTD 1967
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About National Institute of Technology

National Institute of Technology (Silchar), commonly referred to as NIT, was established in the academic year of 1967. It is one of the 31 NITs in India and was constructed as Regional Engineering College in Assam with the help of Government of India and the State Government of Assam. It was approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The institute was given the status of national importance in 2002 and was referred to as Deemed University.

Institute
NIT Silchar, Assam
Established in  1967
University Type Deemed University
Application mode Online
Examination JEE Main
GATE
CAT/MAT/CMAT
Examination Mode Online/Offline

The infrastructure of NIT Silchar is the second best engineering college in the north-east region after IIT Guwahati. Despite being located in a comparatively backward region in term of technology, the institute manages to provide a fully-fledged infrastructure. The campus is spread over an area of 625 acres. The classrooms are spacious, well-furnished and have two LAN ports for quick internet access. Apart from this, the classrooms are well equipped with Projectors for a better understanding of the subjects. It does provide hostel facilities for the students coming from out of the city. The campus has seven Boys' hostel and two Girls' hostel. Each hostel room is provided with LAN ports, thus making information accessibility easier for the students.

The most important feature that can be considered while taking admission is its Digital Library. The Central Library has a good collection of recent and informative books. The library is Asia's biggest digital library, thus serves as a resource center. The institute focuses on the fitness of students by providing several sports facilities and a gymnasium. The campus has a cricket ground, a football ground, three badminton courts, table tennis, chess and ludo boards.

The faculty of NIT Silchar is excellent and hard working. They work day in and day out to impart their vast knowledge to their students. The members are well qualified and knowledgeable. Some of the faculty members hold a Master's degree in their respective subjects. The members are pleasant and are always ready to help their students.

The institute offers various courses in undergraduate and postgraduate programs. It offers B. Tech at an undergraduate level and M. Tech, M. Sc and MBA at postgraduate level. Ph.D. course is offered at Doctorate level. Admission to each of the programs follows a different set of criteria.

Admission to B. Tech is based upon the marks secured by the candidate in 10+2 examination and JEE entrance examination. Candidates seeking admission to M. Tech must hold a bachelor's degree in the relevant field with at least 60% marks in aggregate and are required to have qualified GATE examination. For admission to MBA, the candidates must hold a bachelor's degree in the relevant field securing at least 50% marks in aggregate and a valid score in CAT, MAT or CMAT entrance examination. For admission to Ph.D. program, the candidates must hold a Master's degree in the relevant field securing at least 55% marks in aggregate and are required to have qualified the entrance examination conducted by the institute.

The annual technical fest of NIT Silchar is ‘Tecnoesis' which is held in the month of October every year. The annual cultural fest organized by the institute is ‘Incandescence'.

The placement cell of NIT Silchar acts as a facilitator for training and placement. It helps students to grow in their respective fields. Various events and seminars are conducted by the cell just to make sure that the students are on the right path. It works towards the overall development of the students. The placements are offered based on the academic performance of the candidates. The maximum package offered is 17 LPA and the minimum one 2.94 LPA.

Courses Offered

 5
  • Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)

    Fulltime | On Campus
     5.82 L for 4 Years
    Exams Accepted
    08 Feb 2019 - 07 Mar 2019 Application Procedure
    07 Apr 2019 Exam Date
    ADMISSION 2019
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    Deendayal

    2 years ago

    My college is come in one of the best college in india in the field of research.
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    HARISH KUMAR

    2 years ago

    COLLAGE IS VERY NICE I LOVE THIS AND MY COLLAGE LIFE I OTHER WORDS ' SAB KUCH MAST H '
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  • Master of Technology (M.Tech)

    Fulltime | On Campus
     1.86 L for 2 Years
     
    Exams Accepted
    01 Sep 2018 - 01 Oct 2018 Application Procedure
    02 Feb 2019 Exam Date
    ADMISSION 2019
  • Master of Science(M.Sc.)

    Fulltime | On Campus
     77.50 k for 2 Years
     
    ADMISSION 2019
  • Master of Business Administration(MBA)

    Fulltime | On Campus
     1.91 L for 2 Years
    Exams Accepted
    CAT
    08 Aug 2018 - 26 Sep 2018 Application Procedure
    25 Nov 2018 Exam Date
    MAT
    16 Dec 2018 - 12 Feb 2019 Application Procedure
    17 Feb 2019 Exam Date
    10 Oct 2016 - 25 Dec 2017 Application Procedure
    28 Jan 2019 Exam Date
    ADMISSION 2019
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    Mrityunjay Jha

    2 years ago

    National Institute Of Technology, Silchar (राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, सिलचर) is one of the 30 National Institutes of Technology o
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    PRAMOD SAHU

    2 years ago

    Faculty wise it is not so good but those who are interested to do something they can do anything.Other facility are fine except mess food that is not good and authorities are neutral to make it good.
  • Doctor of Philosophy

    Fulltime | On Campus
     
    ADMISSION 2019

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3 years ago

Mousumi Deka  Student

Overview 4.0

The college is situated in the Barak valley. It is a beautiful place with an abundance of greenery and lakes all around. NIT Silchar has its departments accredited by the National Board of Accredition (NBA). The departments (B.Tech, M.Tech and MBA) are well equipped with up-to-date know-how and infr
2 years ago

"Anonymous" B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 5.0

I personally feel my college is one of the best. It do have room for improvment but personally I like it the way it is, with a blend of new modern cult- culture mixed with the old-fashioned, nostalgic wind that can touch the mind of a complex human as well. Overall, the time ( 2years or 4 years) whi
2 years ago

Mrityunjay Jha MBA/PGDM  Student

Overview 5.0

National Institute Of Technology, Silchar (राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, सिलचर) is one of the 30 National Institutes of Technology of India and was established in 1967 as a Regional Engineering College in Assam. In 2002 it was upgra
2 years ago

Aakash Das B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 3.0

The best two years of my life till now.The syllabus for the end sems are very bulky,thus tremendus pressure. The campus is good.Good transport facilities inside campus.But these things are ruined by some teachers like our fluid teacher(taught us junk in the whole semister).The mess food is horrible
2 years ago

TONMOY KONWAR B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 4.0

The college campus is very beautiful. The evening sunsets are a joy to watch here. The roads are clean a in good condition, Hostel is great. Internet connectivity is more than needed. Professors and Phd students are helpful. We have the best seniors here. They are very helpful. Just thinking a
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2 years ago

Anonymous B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 4.0

The campus is very natural and excellent. The basic problems are FACULTY (not all but most are not able to explain concepts properly and thus interest of students is lost in many interesting subjects and topics also) and a little Placement issue.
2 years ago

JYOTIRMOY MEDHI B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 3.0

good with some problems with the teachers ..some are not able to express all the things..nd curriculum should be practical oriented
2 years ago

SONAM THARCHEN LACHUNGPA B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 3.0

I like most of the things of our collage , especially the night football tournament . The technical fest of our college is also up to the mark . The only thing which i dislike about our college is the teaching method of some of the teachers .
2 years ago

Pulak Roy B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 4.0

Its a great experience in here and all...
2 years ago

HARISH KUMAR B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 5.0

COLLAGE IS VERY NICE I LOVE THIS AND MY COLLAGE LIFE I OTHER WORDS ' SAB KUCH MAST H '
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3 years ago

Mousumi Deka  Student

Overview 4.0

The college is situated in the Barak valley. It is a beautiful place with an abundance of greenery and lakes all around. NIT Silchar has its departments accredited by the National Board of Accredition (NBA). The departments (B.Tech, M.Tech and MBA) are well equipped with up-to-date know-how and infr
2 years ago

"Anonymous" B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 5.0

I personally feel my college is one of the best. It do have room for improvment but personally I like it the way it is, with a blend of new modern cult- culture mixed with the old-fashioned, nostalgic wind that can touch the mind of a complex human as well. Overall, the time ( 2years or 4 years) whi
2 years ago

Nilim Kumar Moran B.Tech/B.E  Student

2 years ago

Abhinash Behera B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 3.0

very good infrasructre facilities .as far as acadamics is concerned there is lot of pressure pressure for the student to succeed and live upto the expectation of their family.hostel facilities are very good excluding the mess food.
2 years ago

Mrityunjay Jha MBA/PGDM  Student

Overview 5.0

National Institute Of Technology, Silchar (राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, सिलचर) is one of the 30 National Institutes of Technology of India and was established in 1967 as a Regional Engineering College in Assam. In 2002 it was upgra

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National Institute of Technology Admission

Nit Silchar is one of the best NITs present in India. It provides B.Tech. in 7 disciplines and PG in four different courses.

The different courses provided by the NIT Silchar are:

Degree

Courses

Disciplines/Specializations

UG

B.Tech.

Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

PG

M.Tech.

Chemistry

Design of Mechanical Equipment

Earthquake Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Geotechnical Engineering

Thermal Power Engineering

Transportation Engineering

VLSI Engineering

Water Resources Engineering

MBA

 

M.Sc.

Chemistry

Mathematics

Physics

PhD

 

UG Courses:

Eligibility Criteria:

  • The candidate seeking admission in the B.Tech. from NIT Silchar should have done 10+2 from a recognized board/institute/school with at least 75% aggregate in Physics, Maths, and Chemistry.

  • The candidate should be in the top 20 Percentile of XII according to the merit in XII.

  • The candidate should have attained 17 years of age on the date of admission.

Admission Procedure:

  • The admission in the B.Tech. provided by the NIT Silchar is done on the basis of merit obtained in the JEE Main.

  • The final merit is made on the basis of merit obtained in the XII(40%) and merit obtained in JEE Main(60%).

  • The seat allotment is done through counseling done by JoSSA-CSAB.

Documents needed at the time of admission:

  • JoSSA-CSAB seat allotment document

  • Three recent Passport Size Photographs

  • Class X Marksheet and Certificate

  • Class XII Marksheet and Certificate

  • Admit Card of JEE Main

  • Score Card of JEE Main

  • Migration Certificate

  • Character Certificate

 

PG Courses:

Eligibility Criteria:

Courses

Eligibility Criteria

M.Tech.

The candidate seeking admission in the M.Tech. from NIT Silchar should have done B.Tech. in the relevant discipline with at least 60% aggregate.

MBA

The candidate seeking admission in the MBA should have done Graduation from a recognized college/institute in any discipline with at least 60% aggregate.

M.Sc.

The candidate seeking admission in the M.Sc. should have done B.Sc. from a recognized university/institute with at least 50% aggregate.

PhD

The candidate should have done Masters from a recognized college/institute.

 

Admission Procedure:

Courses

Admission Procedure

M.Tech.

The admission is done on the basis of merit obtained in the GATE.

MBA

The admission in the MBAis done as per merit obtained in the CAT/CMAT/GMAT.

M.Sc.

The admission is done on the basis of merit obtained in the JAM.

PhD

The admission in Ph.D.is done on the basis of Entrance Test and Interview conducted by the college.

Documents needed at the time of admission:

  • X Certificate and Marksheet

  • XII Certificate and Marksheet

  • Graduation Certificate

  • Migration Certificate/Character Certificate

  • Entrance Exam Scorecard

Placement

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

  HIGHEST
17 L
  AVERAGE
4.54 L
Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.
  HIGHEST
16 L
  AVERAGE
5 L
"Anonymous" B.Tech/B.E 2 years ago
The internship scenario in our college is excellent, as several companies like Goldman Sachs, Nation
Anonymous B.Tech/B.E 2 years ago
Well, to be frank after talking to the seniors i have accumulated some points : 1) Average salary

Latest News & Articles

The National Testing Agency will be releasing JEE Main Admit Card for April session tomorrow on March 20, 2019, on the official website of JEE Main at jeemain.nic.in.  ...Read more

JEE Main April Session Application Correction Window will close today. The candidates who successfully registered for the JEE Main 2019 examination must visit the official website of JEE Main at jeemain.nic.in to check for any possible errors in their Application Form. Apart from the application correction facility, the registration of EWS category will also end today.  ...Read more

National Testing Agency has rescheduled the dates of JEE Main examination due to clash with the Lok Sabha Elections schedule released by the Election Commission of India on March 10, 2019 (Sunday).  ...Read more

Location & Contact Info

Address
Silchar, Assam, 788010

Facilities Available

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Recruiters

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Application Form for M.Sc

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Application Form for MBA

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Faculty

Student Faculty Ratio
FACULTY STUDENT RATIO
1:14
Prof N.V. Deshpande
Position: Director
Prof. Mokaddes Ali Ahmed
Position: Dean - Student welfare
Speciality: He is currently associated with Department of Civil Engineering
Dr. Asim Roy
Position: Dean - Research & Consultancy
Speciality: He is associated with Department of Physics
Prof. Rahul Dev Misra
Position: Dean - Faculty Welfare
Speciality: Prof .Rahul Dev Misra is currently in department of mechanical engineering
"Anonymous" B.Tech/B.E 2 years ago
My favourite teacher is Lalu Seban, Process Control Professor, his way of teaching and expertise in
Mridu Goswami B.Tech/B.E 2 years ago
Dr. Sukumar Pati, Department of Mechanical Engineering. Belonging to the fluid-thermal background, h

Successful Alumni

Awards

Best Engineering College in Eastern region

Awarded Best Engineering College in Eastern region by ASSOCHAM

Scholarship

Scholarship for meritious students

Viklang Sahayta Sanstha's Scholarship to poor meritrious disabled students.NTPC scholarship scheme.Swami Dayanand Charitable Educational Foundation's Merit-cum-Means Scholarships.Award of Engineers India Limited (EIL) Scholarship to SC & ST students pursuing full time Undergraduate Engineering course

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