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National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha

6.9 / 10

Based on 46 Student Reviews

About National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha


National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha was established in the year 1996. It is one of the top-ranked colleges in India. The campus has a sprawling lush green 60 acres of land with state of art infrastructure facilities. It is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC] as 'A' Grade with a rating of 3.22 on a scale of 4 and National Institutional Research Framework [NIRF].

It offers undergraduate, postgraduate and PGDM courses with a quality education in the field of Engineering, Management and Computer Application. The NIST Odisha Admission is performed well selectively and ha a decent number of student intake.

NIST motivates students to carry out hands-on training along with regular classroom coaching. The faculty of this institute are educated and trained in top universities of India and abroad. In eastern India, this institute is considered as a benchmark research institution.

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Quick Links:

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Highlights: 

Year of Establishment

1996 

Approval

AICTE, UGC

Accreditation

NAAC, NIRF

Affiliation

Biju Pattnaik University of Technology [BPUT]

Infrastructure

Classrooms, Library, Laboratories, Auditorium, Research Centers, Hostel Facility, Sports Facility, Transport, and Medical Facility

Address

Institute Park, Pallur Hills, Berhampur, Odisha - 761008, India

Courses Offered

 Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Certificate

NIST Odisha Fee Structure

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Rankings and Awards:

  • This institute was awarded the prestigious eINDIA 2013 Award under the category of "Best Teaching Learning Institute".
  • National Institute of Science and Technology was ranked 28th in India by DataQuest-CMRSurvey Report 2013-2014.
  • Berhampur University had ranked this institute as No.1 Engineering Institute among 100+ engineering institutes of Odisha through public voting.
  • It has been ranked 69th at all India level and 1st Private Engineering College of Odisha based on NIRF rankings.
  • NIST had bagged the "Best Technical Institute in R & D Activities" in the State of Odisha.

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha MoUs:

  • Cadence
  • IBM
  • SAP Asia Pacific
  • National Instruments
  • Texas Instruments
  • ARM
  • Wipro
  • IIT, Kharagpur 

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Infrastructure Facilities:

Lecture Hall Complex [LHC]:

  • It is a five-floored building which has over 60,000 square feet furnished with all modern amenities.
  • It houses various classrooms and electronics, machines and computer science laboratories.
  • The LHC also houses the administrative section and the server room.

Galleria:

  • This is a four-storied architectural building with over 100,000 square feet. 
  • Galleria is a state of art building with a 250-seat auditorium and 12 lecture halls.
  • The High-performance computing lab facility and the IBM Centre for Excellence are functioning from this building.
  • The NIST Technology Consultancy Services [NTCS] is the one stop shop for all the technology-related issues.

Octagon:

  • The Octagon is a multi-storeyed and multipurpose building.
  • The building houses a modern Computer Center, a computerized Library, an Internet Room, 2 faculty rooms, 5 classrooms.
  • It also has a cafeteria that has a seating capacity of over 150 people at a time.

Atrium:

  • The Atrium is the new addition to NIST infrastructure.
  • The building houses the maximum number of classrooms on the campus which counts to 25.
  • It also has 11 laboratories including the Engineering drawing, Chemistry, Physics, C-lab, Language lab, and 13 faculty rooms.
  • The Student Activities Center is also located in Atrium.
  • The NIST Business School which has a well-equipped library is also nestled in this building.

Tifac:

  • This is the center of Excellence for the 3G/ 4G communication technologies that is sponsored by the Indian Government department of Science and Technology.
  • It has specialized labs with state of the art facilities and equipment, there are 2 seminar halls, 4 classrooms, a JRF room, a conference and trainers' room.
  • The building has labs like VLSI, Embedded Systems, Nano-Technology, and many others.

Core:

  • This is a new five-story building with the best equipment and research labs.
  • Each room in this building has data and power ports and most labs have individual workstations.

Hostel Facility:

  • The NIST college provides separate hostel facilities for boys and girls.
  • The NIST Berhampur hostel capacity for boys is 600 on campus and 500 off campus.

Transport Facility:

  • The NIST college provides full-fledged transport service for the students and staff.
  • The college has 18 buses which provide transport facility from Berhampur, Gopalpur, and hostels with 48 staff members working here.

Sports Facility:

  • The NIST college encourages sports and provides modern sports facilities for the students.
  • It provides both indoor and outdoor games facilities.
  • It has a basketball court, a swimming pool, a volleyball court, lawn tennis court, gym and more.

Other Facilities:

  • Workshop
  • Advanced Research Center
  • Entrepreneurship Development Center
  • Gymnasium
  • Yoga Center
  • Stationary centre
  • ATM
  • Photocopy centre 

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Courses:

Discipline Course Specialization
Engineering B.Tech Civil Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Electronics & Communication Engineering
Information Technology
Mechanical Engineering
M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
VLSI Embedded System’s Design
Wireless Communication Technology
Ph.D Computer Science and Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
VLSI Embedded System's Design
Wireless Communication Technology
Management and Commerce B.Com
MBA Finance
Human Resource Management
IT and Systems Management
Marketing
Operations Management
Computer Application MCA
Science B.Sc Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics
M.Sc Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Placements:

  • The placement opportunity for students is provided by Training and Placement Cell [T&P Cell] which was started in the year 1998.
  • This Institute has tied up with external training centres to train students in soft skills, business communication, aptitude, group discussions, technical and HR interviews.
  • The placement cell also provides industrial visits in core companies like Tata, Vedanta, DRDO, ISRO, NALCO, ITI, SAIL, HAL, NTPC and more.
  • It provides internships for the students in companies and research-based projects in IIT's, NIT's, ISI, IIIT etc.
  • The Institute's T&P cell conducts Industry-Campus partnership academic programmes like the Campus Connect Programmes of Infosys to bridge the gap between the academics and the Industry.
  • Many IT and Core companies visit the college campus every year for the recruitment process and offer a good salary package to the students.
  • More than 280 companies have visited the campus for placements with 8200+ students placed successfully in various MNCs.
  • 20 Lacs was the highest package which was offered Dropbox.
  • Some of the top recruiters that visit the college are SAP Labs India, Infosys, Capgemini, L&T Technolgy Services, Wipro, Tech Mahindra, Genpact, Mindtree, TVS Motors, and more. 

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Scholarships:

  • National Institute of Science and Technology offers Scholarships for eligible students through the State Government, Central Government, and the Institute.
  • Candidates who belong to SC/ ST/ OBC/ Physically disabled, Minorities, Socio-economic backward classes are awarded scholarships every year.
  • The college offers various scholarships like:

Scholarships

Amount [INR]

Eligibility 

Manas Ranjan Sahu Scholarship

25,000/- per year

B.Tech final year students

Economic Hardship Scholarship

18,000/- per year

B.Tech, MCA, MBA students

Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme

Tuition fee for 4 years

Undergraduate with annual income less than Rs. 4.5 Lac

Book Grant Scholarship

2,500/- per semester

B.Tech, MCA, MBA students

Shiv Shankar Bisoi Scholarship

15,000/- per year

Only one student

Travel Grant Scholarship

Expenses for paper presentation

Students who publish National/ International papers

Research Assistantship Scholarship

1,250/- per month

Research Assistance program Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs

M.Tech Scholarship

3,000/- per month

M.Tech students

8,000/- per year

GATE qualified M.Tech students

Merit Scholarship

1,000/- to 5,000/- per semester

B.Tech, M.Tech, MCA, MBA students with a score greater than 9.0 SGPA in Undergraduate and greater than 8.5 SGPA in Graduate Program

Teaching Assistantship Scholarship

1,250/- per month

Merit students selected as Teaching Assistants

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Clubs:

  • Robotics Club
  • Renewable Energy Club
  • Astronomy Club
  • Electronics Club
  • Club Innova
  • Programming Club
  • Club Excel
  • Electronics Hobby Club
  • Eureka Club
  • Art and Dramatic Club
  • Multimedia club
  • NIST Musical Society
  • Sports and Adventure Club
  • Yoga and Fitness Club
  • Swimming Club

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Employment Oriented Summer Course:

  • Introduction to Oracle 11g: SQL
  • Electronics Design Automation Software Tools for VLSI/ASIC Design
  • Cadence VLSI Certification Course
  • Advanced Industrial Automation Technology
  • Mobile Application Development using Android
  • Data Analytics
  • CISCO Certified Network Associate
  • Renewable Energy Systems Design & Analysis
  • Graphical System Design using LabView 
  • Computer Aided Simulation for Electrical Engineering
  • High-Performance Computing & Algorithmic Simulations
  • Ansys
  • NDT Certification Course
  • Nano Electronics
  • ArcGIS
  • Internet of Things
  • Python Programming Language
  • Japanese Language
  • Spoken English
  • General Management
  • AutoCAD
  • STAAD.Pro
  • CNC Manufacturing
  • CAD-CAM Using Pro-E
  • Embedded Systems
  • Robotics
  • Movie Making and Game Design
  • C++ Associate and Professional Programming with STL

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Ranking


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Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 46 Student's Reviews 6.9/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
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Rating Distribution
Great
14
Average
18
Needs Improvement
6
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 24/46 students

Student Reviews


jonty
Jonty
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2020
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Its little hectic for first years since they have a 100 minutes theory class each for 3 subjects daily and a lab daily of 150 minutes. Later on from second and third year onwards, number of classes gradually decreases and lab becomes 100 minutes. There are regular assignments ,quizes and exams. There are some real experienced and quality professors and faculties.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are more than 20official clubs, 3-4 National clubs too. They are always busy conducting and participating in events all over nation whole year. College campus is full of life and beautiful environment, and everyday is a fresh one!




Archana
Archana
Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Human Resource Management), batch of 2011
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The college starts at 8 am to 5 pm. Overall experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Collage life is awesome with too many clubs like Add club, singing club, cultural club with annual function and tech fest.




trinath
Trinath
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Agriculture), batch of 2017
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes start from 8 am and end at 4 pm at the NSIT.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
    Dramatic society, the literary society, athletic society are present in the college.Social work is being conducted by NSS And NCC wings of the college at different places.
  • Unathleticmeet and agri unifest, college functions, Intercollege competitions are being oraganised at NSIT.



Contact Details and Location


Address : Institute Park, Pallur Hills, Berhampur, Odisha - 761008, India
Website : http://www.nist.edu/

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to Biju Patnaik University of Technology - [BPUT], Rourkela and accredited by NAAC AICTE NIRF UGC NBA.

Facilities


Computer labs
Sports
Medical
Cafeteria
Laboratory
Library
Auditorium
Hostel

Entrance Exams for Admission


National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
JEE MAIN
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
GATE
Master of Technology [M.Tech]
CAT , MAT , XAT , OJEE , CMAT
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
OJEE , MAT , XAT , CAT , CMAT
Post Graduate Diploma In Management [PGDM]
OJEE
Master of Computer Application [MCA]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Eligibility Criteria:

Course

Eligibility 

B.Tech

  • The student must have completed 12th or any equivalent exam in Science Stream from a recognized university.
  • The student must have a valid rank in JEE Main or OJEE.

M.Tech

  • The student must have completed B.Tech/ BE/ MCA in relevant discipline with at least 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA on a scale of 10.
  • The student must have a valid rank in GATE.

MBA

  • The student must have completed Bachelor's Degree from a recognized university.
  • The student must have appeared OJEE.

MCA

  • The student must have completed a Bachelor's Degree with Mathematics as one of the subjects from a recognized university.
  • The student must have appeared OJEE.

National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Admissions:

  • The admission forms are available on the official website of the college.
  • Candidates have to download the application form from the website and fill all the necessary details and submit it to the college address.
  • For MBA admissions, candidates have to pay the Demand Draft of Rs.500 /- which should be made in favour of "NIST Business School".
  • The admissions for all the courses are done by merit basis and qualifying entrance test score.

Courses and Fees Structure of National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma In Management [PGDM]  2 year(s), Full Time
National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time
National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time
National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  2 year(s), Full Time
National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Doctorate Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

Hostel Details


National Institute of Science and Technology, [NIST] Odisha Hostel Details:

  • National Institute of Science and Technology has 600-seated in-campus boys hostel.
  • It also has an on-campus girls hostel that houses about 500 students.
  • NIST, Odisha also has 800 seater hostels outside the campus.

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