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National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur

7.3 / 10

Based on 35 Student Reviews

About National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur


National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur was founded in 1960 and is deemed university situated in the state of West Bengal. This institute has been approved by the University Grants Commission [UGC] and All India Council of Technical Education [AICTE].

The institute provides quality education in various undergraduate, postgraduate, Ph.D. and Certificate courses. The NIT Durgapur has been recognized as 'An Institute of National Importance' under Government of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development [MHRD].

The National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur infrastructure has a 187 acres campus with facilities like central library, laboratories, research centers, guest house, hostel facility, canteen, medical facility, sports facility, bank and post office facility and more.

The institute has a dedicated placement office which provides internship and placements for the students in various sectors of industries and companies. Some of the top recruiters which offer good salary package for the students are Microsoft, IBM, TCS, Samsung R&D, L&T, Capgemini and more.

The institute apart from quality education also encourages cultural, social, extracurricular activities. NIT Durgapur has good sports facilities with students participating and winning awards in various events and sports meet.


National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Quick Links: 

Sl.No. Table of Contents
1 Highlights
2 Infrastructure Facilities
3 Departments
4 MoU's
5 Placements 
6 Scholarships
7 Eligibility Criteria
8 Admissions
9 Hostel Details

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Highlights:

Year of Establishment

 1960

Type of University

Deemed University 

Address

NIT Durgapur, Mahatma Gandhi Road, A-Zone, Durgapur, West Bengal - 713209

Programs Offered

Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctorate

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Fee Structure


National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Infrastructure Facilities:

Central library:

  • The NIT Durgapur library is one of the important facilities provided to students and faculty to teach, study, research and development and more.
  • The library has state of art infrastructure facilities with the separate three-floor building.
  • It has a collection of 1.2 lakhs volume of books which include the reference books, textbooks, bound volumes of journals and standards.
  • The library has a current subscription of 180 journals.
  • The institute's library operations have been automated with an integrated library software package - LIBSYS-4.
  • The library is an institutional member of DELNET [Developing Library Network], NPTEL [National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning], American Center Library, Kolkata, and Current Science Association, Bangalore.
  • NIT Durgapur library is a beneficiary Member of INDEST-AICTE [Indian National Digital Library in Engineering, Science & Technology] Consortium, it provides online resources like IEL Online, IEEE/ IEE Electronic Library, ACM journals, Springer Verlag’s Link, Proquest, ASCE, ASME,  Indian Standards Intranet version, ASTM journals and standards, Nature Magazine and more.
  • It has a databook access through the Online Public Access Catalogue [OPAC] which is accessible through LAN.
  • It has a Digital Library with a good collection of Electronic resources.
  • The library has a  wi-fi internet facility to facilitate and access information to the users.
  • It provides facilities like audio-visual equipment like Direct Projectors, Multimedia Projectors, Colour TVs, VCPs, and Video-Camera etc.

Laboratories:

  • The institute has a state of art lab facilities for all the departments.
  • It has a Central Instruments Facility with advanced and high-tech instruments for research scholars and students to attain good practical knowledge.

 Cafeteria:

  • The institute has a canteen facility for students and staff.
  • It has various cafeterias inside the campus.

 Sports Facility:

  • The institute has Department of Physical Training which provides and encourages sports and physical activities.
  • The institute provides good sports facilities with excellent facilities including well equipped multi gymnasiums with separate timings for boys and girls.
  • It has a Lords Football stadium and the Oval central sports ground where all the major sports are organized throughout the year.
  • It has volleyball and basketball court, concrete tennis court and concrete badminton courts with floodlight facilities.
  • The ground has a concrete cricket practice pitch.
  • Indoor games facilities like Table Tennis, carrom, chess and more are provided for students.

Medical Facility:

  • The institute provides a Medical facility with Hospital arrangement for both indoor and outdoor treatment of the patients.
  • The medical unit has two resident doctors and other medical staff available round the clock.

Other Facilities:

  • Bank Facility - SBI and Canara Bank
  • Guest House
  • Post Office

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Departments:

  • Biotechnology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Earth and Environmental Studies
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • Management Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics 

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur MoU's:

International:

  • University of Nottingham UK
  • Brno Univ of Tech Czech Republic
  • University of Liverpool UK
  • South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, USA
  • Ming-Chi Univ Taiwan
  • University of Parma Italy
  • University of Kentucky USA
  • Calabria University, Italy
  • Vetha Centre New Jersy, USA
  • Trofmuk Institute of Petroleum Geology and Geophysics, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences [IPGG SB SRAS]
  • Far Eastern Federal University, Russia
  • Caledonian College of Engineering, Oman

National:

  • IIEST Shibpur [Department of CS only]
  • Calcutta University [Department of CS only]
  • National Institute of Technology Srinagar
  • Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur [Department of BT only]
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University [Department of BT only]

Research Institutions

  • CSIR-CMERI Durgapur
  • Semi-Conductor Laboratory, Department of Space [GOI] SAS Nagar, Punjab

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Placements:

  • The NIT Durgapur Placement for students is provided by a well organized and dedicated placement office.
  • The placement office also provides internships for the students.
  • The placements for students are provided in various sectors and industries.
  • Many companies visit the NIT Durgapur recruitment process and offer a good salary package for the students.
  • Some of the top recruiters are Microsoft, IBM, Samsung R&D, TCS, L&T, IOCL, BPCL, BEL, Qualcomm, PwC, Capgemini, Oracle and more. 

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Scholarships:

  • The NIT Durgapur provides various scholarships for the eligible students through Indian State Government and Central Government Scholarship scheme.
  • The students who are SC/ ST/ OBC and physically disabled are provided scholarships by Government scholarship schemes.
  • The institute also awards merit scholarships for the students who have excelled in academics and sports.
  • Many private organizations also provide scholarships for students.

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Ranking


Engineering Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Nirf 46
The Week 32

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 35 Student's Reviews 7.3/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
13
Average
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Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 26/35 students

Student Reviews


GaMeOn
GaMeOn
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The quality of professors in NIT Durgapur is overwhelming and they are always in a mood to give us imperative knowledge and ample work related to our topics. Students are taught on the basis of a strict discipline based routine.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Life in college is all about sharing knowledge, having a great time in sharing each others culture and most importantly working on topics useful




Pratibha
Pratibha
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Information Technology), batch of 2015
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The daily routine of National Institute of Technology is like classes start from 8 am to 6 pm.
  • The quality of teaching is very good in this college.
  • Overall experience is very good.



সমীর
সমীর
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Mathematics), batch of 2015
5/10
SOCIAL ATMOSPHERE
IT IS GOOD AND HELPFULL TO STUDENTS. I AM VERY GREATFULL TO THE INSTITUTE. GOOD, GOOD, GOOD, GOOD, GOOD, GOOD. GOOD.  



Bikram
Bikram
Master of Computer Applications [M.C.A], batch of 2019
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Class timings are from 8:15 am to 12:pm then 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm, You will get to work with many exciting projects that is for sure, assignments are headaches as always. There will be a mid sem and then end sem.
  • Quality of teaching is average, its not that great but it should be generalized as am talking about computer applications department only.
  • Overall experience is great in word, it would transform you as a person for sure.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS



Contact Details and Location


Address : Mahatma Gandhi Avenue, A-Zone, Durgapur, West Bengal India
Website : http://www.nitdgp.ac.in

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is accredited by UGC AICTE.

Facilities


Sports
Gym
Medical
Cafeteria
Library
Auditorium
Hostel

Entrance Exams for Admission


National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
JEE MAIN
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
GATE
Master of Technology [M.Tech]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Eligibility Criteria:

Courses

Eligibility

B.Tech

  • The candidate must have scored a minimum of 75% aggregate in his/ her class 12 from a recognized board.
  • The candidate must have a valid JEE/ WBJEE score.

M.Tech

  • The candidate must have a BE/ B.Tech degree from a recognized University.
  • He/ She must have a minimum of 55% marks in their bachelor's degree.
  • The candidate must have a valid GATE score.

MBA

  • The candidate must have a bachelor's degree from a recognized University.
  • The candidate must have a minimum of 55% marks in their bachelor's degree.
  • The candidate must have a valid CAT score.

MCA

  • The candidates should have studied Mathematics either in degree or at the class 12 level.
  • The candidate must have a valid NIMCET score.

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Admissions:

  • The NIT Durgapur admissions for all the courses are done by applying online on the official website of the institute.
  • The candidates have to fill in all necessary details in application form and should submit the duly filled application form and a Demand Draft of INR 1250/- [INR 650/- for SC, ST, and PWD candidates) or through Net Banking.
  • The admissions for the various course will be strictly based on entrance exam merit list.
  • The admissions for the courses will be done through counseling sessions held online.
  • The merit list will be prepared according to the course and subject group-wise and seats will be allocated.
  • The candidates have to appear at NIT, Durgapur campus in order to complete the admission formalities after selection of the course and confirmation of admission.
  • The candidates have to appear for document verification at the time of admission.
  • The candidates have to pay the course fees prescribed by the institute.

Courses and Fees Structure of National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur

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National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 4.67 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.40 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 45,000

Live Application Forms

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.50 Lakh

Live Application Forms

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 45,000
National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Social Work [MSW]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,000
National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.10 Lakh

Hostel Details


National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Durgapur Hostel Details:

  • The NIT Durgapur has seven hostels for boys and two hostels for girls to accommodate the resident students.
  • The institute has separate hostel accommodation for boys and girls.
  • The student can choose between vegetarian or non-vegetarian according to his/ her preference.

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