NIT Agartala: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission 2024, Placements

Debasree Banerjee Debasree Banerjee | Apr 24, 2024
Debasree Banerjee
Debasree Banerjee

Updated on - Apr 24, 2024

NIT Agartala, set up in 1965, is committed to developing high-quality young engineers, scientists, and management professionals. National Institute of Technology Agartala B.Tech admission will be decided based on JEE Main 2024 examination. JEE Main 2024 Session 2 results will be declared on April 25, 2024. Moreover, the expected date for JoSAA Counselling 2024 registration is June 10, 2024.

National Institute of Technology Agartala offers one UG and four PG courses in several fields and post-doctoral fellowships. NIT Agartala has recently introduced more specialised subjects like hydro informatics and aeronautics in engineering and technology. Also, NITA is the second NIT in India to offer a dual degree program in Physics. 

NIT Agartala is ranked among the top Institutes in the country. It offers top-notch education coupled with a great placement record. Learn more about what the students have to say at GetMyUni Verdict.

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National Institute of Technology Agartala Quick Insights

National Institute of Technology Agartala offers various undergraduate and postgraduate engineering, management, and research courses. The major highlights of NIT Agartala are mentioned below.

Year of Establishment 1965
Type of Institution Autonomous/Public
Recognition UGC
Approval  AICTE
Courses Offered UG, PG & Doctorate
Admission Criteria  Entrance & Merit Based
Entrance Exams Accepted JEE Main, GATE, CAT, NIMCET & JAM
Total Faculty 215
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Campus Size 335 Acres
Location Agartala, Tripura

NIT Agartala Admission Dates 2024

The entrance exams accepted by NITA are JEE Main/ CAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ GMAT/ GATE/ IIT JAM. The admission process for all the National Institute of Technology Agartala programs is online. Some important dates related to NIT Agartala admission 2024 are given below.

Event  Date
JEE Main 2024 Provisional Answer Key  April 19 2024
JEE Main 2024 Final Answer Key  April 2024
JEE Main 2024 Results April 2024
JoSAA Counselling Begins June 19, 2024

NIT Agartala Ranking

NIT Agartala is a UGC-recognized university and is AICTE-approved. It is ranked among India's top 100 engineering colleges by the National Institutional Ranking Framework, MHRD, and the Government of India. NIT Agartala was the first NIT to enter the list of the best universities in India in 2016 by the National Institutional Ranking framework. Some of its rankings are given below.

  • NITA ranked 88th by NIRF 2022 in its Engineering category.
  • National Institute of Technology Agartala ranked 92nd by NIRF 2021 in its Engineering category.
  • NIT Agartala ranked 75th by NIRF 2020 in its Engineering category.

NIT Agartala Courses

NIT Agartala offers various courses in the field of engineering, management, and computers. Given below are the various courses offered to the students.

Course Duration Selection Criteria
B.Tech 4 Years JEE Main + JoSAA Counselling 
M.Tech 2 Years GATE + CCMT Counselling
MBA 2 Years  CAT + GD & PI 

NIT Agartala Fee Details

The fee-related information about courses offered at NIT Agartala is tabulated below.

Course Total Tuition Fee
B.Tech INR 3.50 Lakh
M.Tech INR 1.40 Lakh
MCA INR 2.10 Lakh
MBA INR 1.31 Lakh

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NIT Agartala Departments

NIT Agartala performs its academic activities in various departments. Some of its departments are tabulated below.

Bio-Engineering Computer Science Electronics & Instrumentation
Chemical Engineering Electrical Mechanical 
Civil Electronics & Communications Production
Physics Chemistry Mathematics
Management Humanities & Social Sciences -

NIT Agartala Admission

Admission 2024 to courses like B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA, and MCA is based on JEE Main/GATE/CAT. NIT Agartala is structured around several schools of study and offers degree programs in Engineering, Technology, and Management. Admission to various UG programs is made through JEE Mains and Admission to PG programs is made through the GATE scores. For admission to MBA, the institute considers CAT scores.

NIT Agartala Eligibility Criteria

NIT Agartala has different eligibility criteria for all the courses that need to be fulfilled by the interested candidates before applying for the respective program. Below given are the criteria for major courses. Eligibility criteria for the various courses offered are given below.

BTech Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must score at least 75% in 10+2 from a recognized board or institute, cumulative in Physics, Chemistry, and Math.
  • Admissions are determined by combining the XII score and JEE Mains counselling conducted by JoSSA.

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MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline with at least 60% marks or an equivalent CGPA.
  • The selection process is based on the CAT/ CMAT/GMAT score, which GD and PI follow for entry and final seat allocation.

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M.Sc Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have a B.Sc degree with at least 50% marks.
  • Selection is based on the IIT JAM ranking for final seal allocation.

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Why Choose National Institute of Technology Agartala?

NIT Agartala is one of the biggest names in India when we consider educational institutes. It has a rich faculty community with expertise in various technical and scientific areas. It provides technical education to its students to be used for the progress of humanity, adapting themselves to the changing technological environment while considering ethical values and inner strength.

  • The institute plans on developing a new campus for students on 335 acres of land with modern facilities.
  • NITA offers separate hostels for boys and girls, of which six are allotted to boys and 2 to girls. The hostels facilitate well-ventilated rooms and other necessities. 

NIT Agartala Academic Advantages

  • NITA's library is known as the central library of NIT Agartala, which consists of more than 1 lakh books and periodicals. The stockroom of NIT Agartala central library has around 34,000 books and nearly 200 journals.
  • The campus is now totally connected through Wi-Fi with Wimax wireless backbone, and all e-journal facilities are available in the digital library of NIT Agartala. 
  • The National Institute of Technology Agartala Centre for Innovation helps those students who want to go into entrepreneurship by promoting and supporting creative ideas in this sector. 

NIT Agartala Cutoff

NIT Agartala JEE Main 2024 cutoff will be released soon. Candidates must meet the cutoff score set by NIT Agartala in their respective entrance exams, depending on the selected course. Exams such as GATE, NIMCET, JEE Main, and JoSAA have to be taken by students.

NIT Agartala B.Tech JEE Main Cutoff 2024 (Expected)

Category Opening Rank Closing Rank
General 50010 - 229840 55855 - 326270
SC 7630 - 24665 8875 - 37840
ST 5860 - 24680 3640 - 33195
OBC-NCL 5900 - 15125 6485 - 18730
EWS 14180 - 56990 9660 - 93030
PwD 810 - 2885 1035 - 2735

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National Institute of Technology Agartala Results

NIT Agartala results 2023 will be declared soon on the institute's official website. Candidates must achieve the NIT Agartala cutoff score in the respective entrance exams, depending on the course they wish to pursue. Students must take exams such as GATE, NIMCET, JEE Main, and JoSAA. NIT Agartala updates all the results on its main website under Academic Notice.

NIT Agartala Infrastructure

NIT Agartala campus is spread across a vast area of 335 acres. It is a well-planned and comprehensive infrastructure provided for both students and faculty. NITA has a great infrastructure and has all the required facilities and equipment. Some of the facilities provided by the institute are.

  • Fully furnished and well-equipped labs
  • Library
  • Hostels
  • Servers for data transmission
  • Plush open spaces
  • Outdoor Stages
  • Auditorium
  • Hospital/medical facilities
  • Cafeteria
  • Guest house
  • Amphitheater

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NIT Agartala Placements

NIT Agartala has a placement cell called The Centre for Career Development or CCD. The CCD assists students in finding jobs in their dream companies. NIT Agartala Placements 2023 has concluded with a 100% placement rate. During the placement drive, 725 students were placed, and

  • The highest salary package offered was INR 52 LPA.
  • The median salary package offered was INR 14.71 LPA.

NIT Agartala Top Recruiters

Some of the top companies that participate in placement for NIT Agartala are.

Oracle  Tata Samsung
FIAT Polaris Gammon
ITC Reliance Power Indian Army
Infosys Wipro TCS

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NITA Scholarships

NIT Agartala offers potential students some scholarships. The scholarships are based on various criteria like Merit, Social category, and Economic backwardness. The following scholarships are offered to the students.

  • DAAD Scholarships
  • 2020 Commonwealth master's Scholarship
  • North Eastern Scholarship
  • Post Madhyamik Scholarship
  • IOCL Scholarship
  • Minority Scholarships
  • Central Sector Scholarships (SC/ ST)
  • MEXT Scholarship program

Read More: NIT Agartala Scholarships

NITA Collaborations

NIT Agartala has collaborated with many international members, universities, and institutes for collaborative programs, research, and student exchange programs. It has signed MoUs with partner universities across various countries. University has developed a series of international study programs with partner universities. Some of them are listed below.

International Collaborations

Country Partnering Institutes
U.S.A Sonoma State University (SSU)

National Collaborations

  • CMTI Bangalore
  • IISER Kolkata
  • ISRO
  • NEERI Nagpur
  • VNIT Nagpur
  • IIT Madras
  • IIT Guwahati
  • IIT Madras
  • ONGC
  • I-Build
  • CSIR NCL Pune

NITA Faculty

NIT Agartala departments have 215 highly qualified individuals, most of whom hold PhDs from reputable colleges. The faculty members are all outstanding professionals with extensive knowledge and experience. Experiential learning, participatory learning, flip teaching, and problem-solving approaches are all part of the teaching methodology. It features a diverse faculty with competence in various technical and scientific fields.

National Institute of Technology Agartala Alumni

NIT Agartala has given us some very prominent members of our society. Some of the notable alumni of the institute are given below.

Notable Alumni Profession
Sudip Roy Barman Member of the Tripura Legislative Assembly
Hiralal Chakraborty IAS
Swapan Kumar Acharjee Jindal
Gourgopal Banik Hindustan Petroleum
Tamal Das HCL

NIT Agartala Highlights

Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 215
Year of Establishment 1965
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Student Enrollment 3803
Total Area (In Acre) 335 Acres

NIT Agartala Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#91 in 2023 Engineering

NIT Agartala Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
BTech ₹5,00,000 4 Years
MTech ₹1,40,000 2 Years
MBA ₹1,30,900 2 Years
BSc -- 3 Years
MCA ₹2,10,000 3 Years
MSc ₹30,000 2 Years
PhD ₹75,000 3 Years

NIT Agartala Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by NIT Agartala

MBA [Master of Business Administration]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: CAT

₹ 1,30,900 (2 Years)

Exams Accepted: CAT

BSc [Bachelor of Science]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: JEE Main

Exams Accepted: JEE Main

M.Sc [Master of Science]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: IIT JAM

₹ 30,000 (2 Years)

Exams Accepted: IIT JAM

₹ 2,10,000 (3 Years)

Exams Accepted by NIT Agartala

JEE Main

Result Date: Apr 25, 2024



Result Date: Mar 22, 2024

NIT Agartala FAQs

When will the JEE Main 2024 result be declared?

JEE Main 2024 results are expected to be released by April end.

When was NIT Agartala established?

NIT Agartala was established in 1965.

Is NIT Agartala a recognised institute?

Yes, NIT Agartala is a UGC-recognised and MHRD-approved institute of national importance.

What are the admission criteria for admission to NIT Agartala?

NIT Agartala considers scores obtained in JEE Main for B. Tech and GATE for M.Tech.

Does NIT Agartala provide scholarships to its students?

Yes, NIT Agartala provides scholarships to its needy meritorious students. DAAD Scholarships, 2020 Commonwealth master’s Scholarship, MEXT Scholarship program etc are provided by the institute.

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Pratyaychowdhury725 Batch 2023 Others
Reviewed on Nov 27, 2020
5 Placements

Placements & Internships : It offers very good internships, even for 3rd-year students.

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Rajdeep Datta Batch 2022 BTech Mechanical Engineering
Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019
4 Placements
4 Fees
3.5 Academics
3.5 Infrastructure
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : There are companies like maruti suzuki, IBM, Indian oil and many more which comes to the college and average salary is about 7-8 lakhs per annum.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : I got admission by qualifying the Jee mains. I clear the Jee Advanced

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Nadeem Khan Batch 2019 MCA [Master of Computer Application]
Reviewed on Apr 12, 2018
2.5 Placements
3.5 Fees
3 Academics
5 Infrastructure
4 Campus

Placements & Internships : No stipend for MCA Students. Companies Hiring are Amazon,Polaris,Virtusa,IBM,Amdox,Infosys,Wipro,etc. Average Salary Package-INR 5lakh p.a. Alumni Details are given in Broture itself of NIT Agartala.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : You have to app

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Amit Kumar Batch 2021 BTech Mechanical Engineering
Reviewed on Apr 03, 2018
4 Placements
4.5 Fees
4 Academics
4 Infrastructure

Placements & Internships : Oracle, Infosys, TCS, Mahindra etc as is the avg and highest is INR.35 lacs per annum Approx 80%placed every year The alumni are very helpful to us.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : 12 appearing or passed, JEE MAIN qualified 81 ge

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Soumi Saha Batch 2020 B.Tech Civil Engineering
Reviewed on Mar 06, 2018
4.5 Placements
4 Fees
4 Academics
4 Infrastructure
4.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : companies like VEDANTA, ORACLE, L&T, BPCL were the top recruiters in 2017 Average salary is INR 4.5 LPA, highest salary is INR 21 LPA, in computer science branch there is 100 percent placement Alumni network is strong and keeps good

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