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National Institute of Technology (NIT), Srinagar Srinagar , Jammu & Kashmir

 ESTD 1960
 Public University

About National Institute of Technology (NIT), Srinagar

The National Institute of Technology Srinagar, which is commonly known as NIT, Jammu and Kashmir, is one of the Thirty-one NITs in India. The establishment of the institute took place in the academic year of 1960 as one of the eight Regional Engineering Colleges, later it was upgraded to the National Institute of Technology in the year of 2003. It has also been declared as the Institute of National importance by the Government of India.  Being one of the national institutes, it is directly under the control of Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD). 

The institute has been granted the status of “Deemed University” and is also approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). It has also been given the approvals by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the Government of India.

The infrastructure of the college has seen tremendous changes since the time it was built. The new infrastructure is at the final stage of completion. The campus is spread over an area of 67 acres, approximately. Something that makes the institute look beautiful is its surroundings. The institute is situated on the bank of beautiful Dal Lake. The campus of NIT Srinagar comprises of following elements;

  • Academic Buildings
  • Students' Hostel
  • Mess facilities
  • Health Centers
  • Central Library
  • Central Computer Laboratory
  • Guest House

 The campus has been, lately, enabled with Wi-Fi facilities, which makes information accessibility easier for the students. There are academic buildings, large enough and well-furnished classrooms, computer laboratories well connected with LAN. Each department consists of its own well equipped computer laboratories. There are lecture halls and high tech classrooms for the students, which helps in regular studies. The campus consists of one central library that comprises of all the relevant books with the latest editions. The books are well arranged and informative. The students have access to all the new and old books. The cafeteria serves healthy food at reasonable prices.

The faculty members of the institute are highly qualified. Most of the members hold PhD or M. Tech degree in their respective fields from IITs or NITs. The faculty members are the main attraction of NIT Srinagar. They tend to help their students to the maximum extent. Most of the members are experienced, thus making learning easier for the students. They help students to do better in the field they have chosen to pursue their career.

The NIT Srinagar Courses include Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs under several specializations. The institute also offers courses at the Doctorate level. The institute offers B. Tech at undergraduate level under eight different specializations, M. Tech and M. Sc at postgraduate level with three and one specialization respectively and PhD at the Doctorate level. The admissions to these programs depend on the minimum eligibility criteria defined by the institute.

The NIT Srinagar Admission Procedure for different programs varies from one another.

  • For admission to B. Tech, the candidates must pass senior secondary school with at least 75% marks in aggregate and must hold a valid score in JEE Main examination.
  • For M. Tech or M. Sc, the candidates are required to have a bachelor's degree in the relevant field and for PhD they must hold a master's degree in the relevant field. Candidates seeking admission must ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria defined by the institute.

The NIT Srinagar Placement and Training cell is quite active and has good collaborations with the national and multinational companies. Almost all the big companies visit the institute for recruiting the students.  The students are shortlisted based on their academic performances. The highest package has reached up to 72 LPA while the average remains to be at 4-5 LPA.

The annual technical festival of NIT Srinagar is “Techvaganza”. It is the national level technical festival conducted by the institute.

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1 year ago

Romit Choudhary B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Reason why I choose this college 4/5

NIT-Srinagar is one of the best college for placements Statics as PSUs come here directly without GATE score and perfect place for developing career. College has lack of infrastructure due to 60 acre campus only and has less facilities compare to other NITs and only one con is this otherwise college
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

As stated above placements are best due to PSUs and other cs and it companies
3 years ago

Akshay Modi  Student

Overview 4/5

Overall, college is good. You can learn to be self dependent here. Scenic beauty is awesome. You will definitely enjoy the weather and tourist places around the valley. However, you have to learn on your own. Faculty members are okay okay. Placements are fine.Rest is all okay. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

2 years ago

Anonymous  Student

Overview 5/5

My college is best in terms of campus, academics, teachers. It is surrounded by beautiful valley. I like being sourrounded by mountains and greenery. NIT is also good in terms of placements, lot of my senior have been placed in good companies like MU sigma, IBM, Polaris etc.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

NIT is also good in terms of placements, lot of my senior have been placed in good companies like MU sigma, IBM, Polaris etc. also we get summer internship as well during our summer holidays. Internship oppurtinities are also good for my college.
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
1 year ago

Shahid Bashir  Student

NIT - Srinagar- A college worth joining. 5/5

One of the best colleges of the country, admission to NIT is through JEE Mains score. The teachers, canteen, infrastructure and other facilities are top notch. A lot of events are conducted regularly. If given an opportunity one must join this college without any doubts. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

A lot of good companies like NTPC, Samsung, TCS etc visited for placements during my college years.
2 years ago

Vicky Btech Ec  Student

Overview 5/5

I just love my college, loved being part of NIT srinagar. It has been ranked amongs top engineering colleges in India. I got admitted through JEE Main exam. It is situated in beautiful place srinagar, the academics are also very strong for my college.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

Our college provide summer internship to students, they have numerous options to select. Also lot of companies recruit from our college. MU sigma, IBM, Polaris, Trident etc are some of companies that recruited last year.
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
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1 year ago

Romit Choudhary B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Reason why I choose this college 4/5

NIT-Srinagar is one of the best college for placements Statics as PSUs come here directly without GATE score and perfect place for developing career. College has lack of infrastructure due to 60 acre campus only and has less facilities compare to other NITs and only one con is this otherwise college
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

As stated above placements are best due to PSUs and other cs and it companies
1 year ago

Kodali Midhil Kumar B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 4/5

Most beautiful campus and best for studying and enjoying . ...Read Full Review
1 year ago

Shahid Bashir  Student

NIT - Srinagar- A college worth joining. 5/5

One of the best colleges of the country, admission to NIT is through JEE Mains score. The teachers, canteen, infrastructure and other facilities are top notch. A lot of events are conducted regularly. If given an opportunity one must join this college without any doubts. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

A lot of good companies like NTPC, Samsung, TCS etc visited for placements during my college years.
2 years ago

Vicky Btech Ec  Student

Overview 5/5

I just love my college, loved being part of NIT srinagar. It has been ranked amongs top engineering colleges in India. I got admitted through JEE Main exam. It is situated in beautiful place srinagar, the academics are also very strong for my college.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

Our college provide summer internship to students, they have numerous options to select. Also lot of companies recruit from our college. MU sigma, IBM, Polaris, Trident etc are some of companies that recruited last year.
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
2 years ago

Anonymous  Student

Overview 5/5

My college is best in terms of campus, academics, teachers. It is surrounded by beautiful valley. I like being sourrounded by mountains and greenery. NIT is also good in terms of placements, lot of my senior have been placed in good companies like MU sigma, IBM, Polaris etc.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

NIT is also good in terms of placements, lot of my senior have been placed in good companies like MU sigma, IBM, Polaris etc. also we get summer internship as well during our summer holidays. Internship oppurtinities are also good for my college.
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
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3 years ago

Akshay Modi  Student

Overview 4/5

Overall, college is good. You can learn to be self dependent here. Scenic beauty is awesome. You will definitely enjoy the weather and tourist places around the valley. However, you have to learn on your own. Faculty members are okay okay. Placements are fine.Rest is all okay. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

2 years ago

Anonymous  Student

Overview 5/5

My college is best in terms of campus, academics, teachers. It is surrounded by beautiful valley. I like being sourrounded by mountains and greenery. NIT is also good in terms of placements, lot of my senior have been placed in good companies like MU sigma, IBM, Polaris etc.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

NIT is also good in terms of placements, lot of my senior have been placed in good companies like MU sigma, IBM, Polaris etc. also we get summer internship as well during our summer holidays. Internship oppurtinities are also good for my college.
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
2 years ago

Vicky Btech Ec  Student

Overview 5/5

I just love my college, loved being part of NIT srinagar. It has been ranked amongs top engineering colleges in India. I got admitted through JEE Main exam. It is situated in beautiful place srinagar, the academics are also very strong for my college.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

Our college provide summer internship to students, they have numerous options to select. Also lot of companies recruit from our college. MU sigma, IBM, Polaris, Trident etc are some of companies that recruited last year.
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
3 years ago

Sachin B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 2/5

Good collage but in a poor city , city of cerfew and terror  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 2/5

Companies came to airport then returns due to terrible cerfew
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
1 year ago

Shahid Bashir  Student

NIT - Srinagar- A college worth joining. 5/5

One of the best colleges of the country, admission to NIT is through JEE Mains score. The teachers, canteen, infrastructure and other facilities are top notch. A lot of events are conducted regularly. If given an opportunity one must join this college without any doubts. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

A lot of good companies like NTPC, Samsung, TCS etc visited for placements during my college years.
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National Institute of Technology (NIT), Srinagar Admission

The National Institute of Technology, Srinagar accepts online mode of application. NIT Srinagar is one of the 31 NITs currently functioning in India. It is an engineering and research institution. The application form for admission to the courses offered by the institute can be filled online by visiting the official website of the institute.

NIT Srinagar offers programs at undergraduate, postgraduate and the Doctorate level. The institute offers B. Tech at the undergraduate level, M. Tech and M. Sc at the postgraduate level, and PhD and M. Phil at the Doctorate level. The admission purely depends on different national level entrance examinations conducted.  

Minimum Educational Qualification

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.

  • Candidates seeking admission to B. Tech must have passed senior secondary school with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and English as main subjects securing at least 75% (65% marks in case of reserved categories) marks in aggregate.
  • Candidates in the top 20 percentile in the senior secondary school examinations are also eligible to apply for admission.
  • For admission to M. Tech, the candidates must hold a bachelor's degree in engineering & technology securing at least 60% (55% for reserved categories) marks in aggregate.
  • For admission to M. Sc, the candidates must hold a bachelor's degree in the relevant field securing at least 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.
  • Candidates seeking admission to M. Phil and PhD are required to hold a master's degree in the relevant field securing at least 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.

Admission to the B. Tech Program at NIT Srinagar

NIT Srinagar offers B. Tech program at the undergraduate level and the program is offered under eight specializations.

  • For admission to B. Tech, the candidates are shortlisted based on their performance in JEE Main examination conducted at the national level.
  • Shortlisted candidates, then, are required to sit through the counseling process conducted at the institute.
  • The candidates are finally shortlisted based on the marks obtained by them in JEE Main examination along with the choices given by them.

Admission to M. Tech and M. Sc program at NIT Srinagar

M. Tech and M. Sc programs are offered by the institute at the postgraduate level. M. Sc and M. Tech are offered under one and three specializations respectively.

  • For admission to M. Tech, the candidates are shortlisted through Centralized Counseling for M. Tech (CCMT) as per directed by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).
  • The admission is purely based on the marks obtained by the candidates in GATE examination.
  • For admission to M. Sc, the candidates must hold a valid score in IIT JAM examination for which they can apply online.

Admission to the PhD and M. Phil program at NIT Srinagar

The programs are offered by NIT Srinagar under different fields of research. The PhD program is offered under 10 specializations.

  • For admission to the PhD program, the candidates must sit through the written examination test followed by personal interview round conducted by the institute.
  • The shortlisted candidates are required to give a presentation on the subject they wish to pursue their degree in.
  •  Candidates with a valid score in UGC/CSIR/GATE examinations are given preference.

Application procedure of NIT Srinagar

The National Institute of Technology, Srinagar accepts offline mode of application. The candidates must visit the official website of the institute in order to download the application form.

The candidates must send the duly filled application form to the concerned department of the National Institute of Technology, Srinagar.

The payment of application fee must be processed by bank transfer through NEFT.

Placement

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

  HIGHEST
72 L
Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.
  HIGHEST
16 L
  AVERAGE
5 L
Anonymous 2 years ago
NIT is also good in terms of placements, lot of my senior have been placed in good companies like MU sigma, IBM, Polaris etc. also we get summer inter
Vicky btech ec 2 years ago
Our college provide summer internship to students, they have numerous options to select. Also lot of companies recruit from our college. MU sigma, IBM

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Faculty

43 PHD faculty

     92 faculty

Prof.(Dr.) RAJAT GUPTA
Position: Director
(Dr.). Roohie Naaz Mir
Position: Professor & HoD
Speciality: Wireless Networks and Security.System Design & Architecture
Dr. Mohammad Ahsan Chishti
Position: Assistant Professor
Speciality: Next Generation Networks, Internet of Things, Wireless Communication.
Dr.Shaima Qureshi
Position: Assistant Professor
Speciality: Computer Networks, Mobile Communication, Algorithms
Ambreen Bashir
Position: Assistant Professor (Contractual)
Speciality: Data Engineering, Program Analysis
Anonymous B.Tech/B.E 3 years ago
I have lot of favorite teachera and all have them have a good way of teaching and practical experien
Shahid Bashir 1 year ago
Faculty is highly experienced in their respective domains. They are supportive and helpful. Lot of t ...Read Full Review

Scholarship

Scholarship for Reserved Students

Students with Parental Income less than 5 Lacs annually will get redemption in the Fees.

Location & Contact Info

Address
Hazratbal, Srinagar, Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, 190006

Facilities Available

Library      
Library of the NIT Srinagar boasts of the various number of resources like Reference Books, Textbooks, Magazines etc.
Computer Lab      
The Computer Lab of the NIT Srinagar is equipped with all the advanced hardware and software.
Auditorium      
Gym      
Gym facilities are available for the hostel students.
Lab      
NIT Srinagar has various labs with advanced equipment. The various labs are Electronics lab, Physics Lab, Chemistry lab etc.
Medical      
Wi-Fi      
yes
Cafeteria      
Cafeteria of the NIT Srinagar provides the students with fresh and hygienic food at an affordable rate.
Hostel      
NIT Srinagar has hostels name on rivers such as Indus, Chenab etc. There are four hostels for Boys and Two hostels for girls.

Recruiters

32 Companies

Successful Alumni

Awards

Outstanding Engineering Institute (North)

ABP news has awarded the NIT Srinagar as outstanding Engineering Institute in 2014.

Outstanding Engineering Institute (North)

In 2013 NIT Srinagar has been awarded as the Outstanding Engineering Institute(North) by Dainik Bhaskar in 2013.

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