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Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, [KNIT] Sultanpur

About Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, [KNIT] Sultanpur

Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology was established in 1976 by Kamla Memorial Nehru's trust. Later in 1979 Government of Uttar Pradesh taken over the institute to develop an esteemed technical institution in Uttar Pradesh. Then in 1983 the institute became a separate society and renamed Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology. The Institute is presently an autonomous college of Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow. 

The KNIT is one of the top leading technical institutes in Uttar Pradesh. KNIT admission is done based on the AKUT-entrance exam, exams are carried out every year by AKUT. The interested candidates can check out the last year cut off of the college. The Institute is a Statutory Organization registered under the societies registration act of Uttar Pradesh. It is financially and administratively controlled by the U.P Government.

Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology has marked the benchmark of leading technical institutes providing a congenial environment for the holistic growth of the students. The Institute looks forward and creates a platform for the students and become the most preferred destination for young students who are aspiring for technical background education.

KNIT has six large engineering departments that offer B.Tech, M.Tech, MCA, and Doctoral programs under various technical specializations.

Highlights of Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology
Year of Establishment 1976
Programs Offered UG, PG, PhD
Approvals AICTE
Recognitions Government of Uttar Pradesh
Affiliations Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow
Fees Details KNIT Fees
KNIT Address Sultanpur-Kadipur Road, Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India- 228118
Infrastructure Facilities Library, Labs, Canteen, Bank, Health Centre, Transport Facility, etc.
Contact Details 9415136833 / 9415068565
Email Address [email protected]
Website http://www.knit.ac.in/

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Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology Courses:

KNIT provides various specializations for both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Courses Specializations
B.Tech/ Ph.D.
Civil Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology
M.Tech [Part-Time]/ M.Tech [Full-Time]
Geo-Technical Engineering, Solid State Controls, Power Systems, Machine Design, Industrial System Engineering, Digital Electronics & Systems

Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology Departments:

  • Department of Applied Sciences and Humanities: 
    The KNIT's Applied Sciences and Humanities department is an allied department that serves as a bedrock for the engineering departments of the institute. The Department takes care of core subjects like mathematics, physics, chemistry, and professional communications. The department has a competent and knowledgeable faculty and well-equipped laboratories like a chemistry lab, laser lab, physics lab, professional communication lab, and departmental computer centre.

  • Department of Civil Engineering:
    KNIT's Civil Engineering Department is one of the oldest departments of the institute. The department has a superb teaching faculty and good technical staff. The department is equipped with a modern piece of instruments. The civil department aims to make students more responsible for a technical fit to meet the global requirements. The department provides laboratory facilities like Environmental, hydraulics, geology, transportation, survey, graphics, and concrete laboratories are provided.

  • Department of Electrical Engineering:
    KNIT's Electrical Engineering Department is also the oldest department of the institute. The department has well-qualified teaching faculty and technical staff it provides laboratory facilities to both full-time and part-time PG students. KNIT's Electrical engineering department aims to build an imbibed quality electrical engineer. 

  • Department of Electronics Engineering: 
    KNIT Electronics Engineering department runs on the world bank assisted TEQIP Program. The focal point of the department is to develop competent technocrats who strive continuously in pursuit of professional excellence in the field of Electronics Engineering.

  • Department of Mechanical Engineering: 
    The mechanical engineering department is also amongst the oldest branches in the institute which provides. The department has acquired state of the art equipment and provides laboratory facilities like heat and mass transfer lab, steam power lab, fluid machinery lab, wind energy lab, material sciences lab, production engineering lab, and metrology measurement labs are provided to both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

  • Department of Computer Science and Engineering:
    The KNIT's Computer Science Engineering department is one of the largest departments in the institute. The department is well equipped with high-end computers the latest software and great infrastructure this department offers B.Tech, M.Tech, and MCA programs.

Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology Placements:

This institute offers overall development to the students it provides a platform for industrial training, workshops, and campus placements so that students get benefitted. KNIT placement cell provides good facilities to the various recruiters. The skill development department trains the students to meet the requirements of top industries. KNIT has an Internship program where every student needs to participate and many students got placed in those companies.

Top Recruiters:

Ittiam Systems Ansal API
Nirvana Solutions
Adobe L&T Atventus
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Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology Facilities:

Kamla Nehru Institute provides various infrastructure facilities to encourage the students and provide a good learning environment on the campus. KMIT library is a well-stored information centre it also provides an e-library facility and free access to wi-fi and students can make use of internet facilities throughout the campus which helps them for research and development.

KMIT maintains a health centre to provide primary health care facilities to its students and staff for that sake institute adopts a full-time medical officer in case of specialized treatment is referred to the district hospital. The college maintains a large cafeteria where the quality of food is provided to both local students and hostel students as well. The institute has a branch of Punjab National Bank and Bank of Baroda with a 24/7 ATM facility.

KMIT provides a transport facility to local students it has a deluxe bus of 52 seat capacity where it is also used for out-station education camp and industrial visit. The security of the institute is looked after by the security agency. Overall it provides all fundamental requirements to students. 

Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, [KNIT] Sultanpur Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure

Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology Eligibility Criteria:

The applicants of KNIT for both undergraduate and postgraduate programs can check the KMIT cut off and eligibility criteria before applying

Courses Eligibility Criteria
  • The candidate should have passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% with a Science stream.
  • The candidate should have cleared UPSEE
  • The Candidate should have passed the bachelors in technology with an aggregate of 50% in relevant subjects
  • The candidate should clear UPSEE
  • The Candidate should have passed the bachelors in science stream or computer application stream
  • The candidate should qualify for UPSEE
  • The candidates should apply as per the norms of AKTU, Lucknow

Courses and Fees Structure of Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, [KNIT] Sultanpur

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Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, [KNIT] Sultanpur Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.10 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 70,000
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  3 year(s), Part Time Rs. 75,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

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Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, [KNIT] Sultanpur Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, [KNIT] Sultanpur Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 75,000

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Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 22 Student's Reviews 6.3/10  
Overall Rating
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Needs Improvement
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 9/22 students

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation

The college is approved by AICTE; affiliated to Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University - [APJAKTU], Lucknow.

Hostel Details

Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology Hostel Details:

Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology provides various infrastructure facilities. KMIT facilities include separate hostel facilities for both boys and girls inclusive of the mess facility. The Institute provides 10 hostels for boys which accommodates 750 candidates and 3 Girls hostel which accommodates 200 students. The hostels are clean and hygienic it serves the students with healthy food and a homely environment.


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Contact Details and Location

Address : Sultanpur - Kadipur Road, Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh - 228118, India
Website : http://www.knit.ac.in

Student Reviews

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2019

The classes start at 8 am and end at 3 pm.

The faculty is well educated and they are always ready to help.


The popular clubs in KNIT are,

  • Cultural Council: Related to music, dance, and acting
  • Photography and Fine Arts Club (PFAC): Related to drawing, painting, designing, photography, photo-editing, etc. (they hold the reins for designing themes and decorating event venues for almost all events of college importance)
  • Literary Council: Related with literary activities like poetry; exploring, analyzing, and discussing various social issues in debates and group discussions
  • Q-FRAT: Part of the Literary council that exclusively deals with current affairs and General awareness through various quiz competitions.
  • Sports Council: Related to sports

The main event is Anubhuti, the National Level Cultural Festival of KNIT Sultanpur.

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2022

Class time depends on the classes you have , it varies on different days of weeks Minimum = 9:30 to 12:30 Maximum = 9:30 to 4:30 Method of teaching is very average as most of the teachers have just the masters degree Overall experience is not so good


There are different society nearly every topic has a society from sports to art , you can choose according to your desire. Different events are held every weak to make students participate and compete. College life is general is pretty average.

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2021

Classes are very punctual Overall experience in the college is good Quality of education and method of teaching is not very good but it is sufficient


There are many clubs and councils running in the colleges they are very prestigious forums like IEI ISTE CSI etc Clubs like Sports Club cultural club literary club hobby club Technical, sport, management, cultural fest are organized

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