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

Ayesha Taneem Ayesha Taneem | Apr 24, 2024
Ayesha Taneem
Ayesha Taneem

Updated on - Apr 24, 2024

NIT Jamshedpur was set up in 1960 as a joint venture of the Government of India and Bihar in the chain of RECs (Regional Engineering Colleges). National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur B.Tech admission will be decided based on JEE Main 2024 examination. JEE Main result 2024 for session 2 wil be released on April 25, 2024. Registrations for JoSAA counselling 2024 will tentatively begin from June 10, 2024.


National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur 2024 offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral courses. The departments include humanities, science, and engineering. According to the NIRF ranking 2022, NIT Jamshedpur has achieved the 90th rank in the engineering category.The institute holds an outstanding placement record. The highest CTC offered during the placements in 2023 is INR 83 LPA

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NIT Jamshedpur Quick Insights

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur was founded to be a prominent technical institution known for academic quality and cutting-edge research to satisfy society's future demands. Some of the critical highlights of NIT Jamshedpur are given below, including the courses and their programme levels offered and approvals.

Year of Establishment 1960
Type of Institution Public
Accreditation NBA
Recognitions UGC, MHRD
Approvals AICTE
Courses Offered UG, PG & Doctorate Courses
Admission Criteria  Entrance & Merit Based
Entrance Exams Accepted JEE, GATE, NIMCET, UGC-NET
Total Faculty 161
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Campus Size 341.3 Acres
Location Jamshedpur, Jharkhand

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur Admission Dates 2024

NIT Jamshedpur offers admission to various UG, PG and doctoral courses based on national-level exams. The tentative dates related to admission in 2024 are given below.

Event  Date
JEE Main 2024 Provisional Answer Key  Apr 2024
JEE Main 2024 Final Answer Key  May 2024
JEE Main 2024 Results April 2024

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur Rankings

NIT Jamshedpur, an institute of national importance, has successfully secured respectable ranks given by notable ranking bodies in India, like NIRF and The Week. Below given are some of its significant ranks.

  • National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur has achieved the 90th rank in the engineering category in NIRF ranking for the year 2022.
  • As per NIRF Rankings 2021, NIT Jamshedpur ranked 86th among engineering institutions.
  • NIT Jamshedpur was ranked 79th place among engineering colleges in India in 2020 by NIRF.

NIT Jamshedpur Courses

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur offers students an array of courses ranging from undergraduate levels, such as B.Tech programmes to Postgraduate courses, namely- M.Sc, M.C.A, and M.Tech. Below given are some of the programmes and their departments.

Course Duration Selection Criteria
BTech 4 years 60% marks in 10+2 with PCM + JEE Main + JoSaa Counselling
MTech 2 years BE/BTech in relevant discipline with 60% aggregate marks + GATE + CCMT Counselling
MCA 2 years 50% aggregate marks in BSc or BCA with Statistcs/ Mathematics + NIMCET scores
PhD 3-5 years Based on GATE scores or JRF/NET exams

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National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur Fee Details

The fee details about the courses offered at NIT Jamshedpur are listed below.

Course Total Tuition Fee
BTech INR 5 Lakh
MCA INR 2.10 Lakh
MSc Chemistry INR 30,000
MTech INR 1.40 Lakh
PhD INR 60,000

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NIT Jamshedpur Departments

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in engineering, science, humanities and social science. The below-mentioned departments segregate the academic activities at NIT Jamshedpur.

Chemistry Electrical Computer Applications
Civil Electronics & Communications Computer Science
Mechanical  Metallurgical & Materials Humanities, Social Science & Management
Mathematics Physics Manufacturing Engineering

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur Admission

NIT Jamshedpur admission 2024 is currently in process. Access to UG programs is made by Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA)/ Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) after appearing for JEE Main. Then they undergo a standard counselling process—admission to M.Tech. Centralized Counselling makes programs for M.Tech./M.Arch./M.Plan. Admission (CCMT). MBA admission happen based on the merit of the final scores of the entrance exam. The PhD programme admission are made by the merit prepared from the scores of personal interview and entrance exam scores.

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur Eligibility Criteria

NIT Jamshedpur has different eligibility criteria for all the courses that need to be fulfilled by the interested candidates before applying for the respective programme. Below given are the requirements for major courses.

B.Tech (Hons.) Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have a valid JEE score.
  • Candidates must have completed 12th standard with a 60% score and with Physics, Chemistry and Maths.

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M.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have completed B.Tech/ BE with a 60% score.
  • Candidates must have a valid GATE score.

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PhD Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have a master's degree in a relevant discipline.

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Why Choose National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur?

NIT Jamshedpur aims to develop students into like-minded humans who can cater to the needs of society and develop or innovate technology to help in society's progress. The institute has been ranked well by national ranking bodies. Some of the advantages that the students get are mentioned below.

  •  The campus is equipped with high-quality infrastructure and has adapted to meet the needs of developing educational demands as well as the needs of students.
  • There are multiple societies and clubs in the institute. The facilities provide students with a nurturing, wholesome, and diverse life experience. Some of them are devoted to organizing workshops, camps, events and awareness programmes as a part of their institutional policy.

NIT Jamshedpur Academic Advantages

  •  The placement records have been consistent and solid.
  • The central library is established in a three storied building. It has 55144 books in the stack room, 23022 books in the book bank (Sc/St), and 3022 books in TEQIP Book Bank.
  • The deserving students of tNational Institute of Technology Jamshedpur with low family incomes and good academic records receive many scholarships from the

NIT Jamshedpur Cutoff

NIT Jamshedpur JEE Main cutoff 2024 will be released soon. Candidates applying for B.Tech and M.Tech courses are required to qualify in JEE Mains/DASA UG and GATE, respectively, to become eligible. All the programmes offered by the institute have distinct sets of cutoffs. These cutoffs also depend on the difficulty level of the entrance examination, the category of the students, the number of candidates applying for the programme in a given year, the total number of vacant seats, etc. 

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

Category Opening Rank Closing Rank
General 10245-47130 10565-51795
SC 2265-7980 2275-10290
ST 725-3110 825-3855
OBC-NCL 3600-14575 6100-16500
EWS 1925-7765 3695-10085
PwD 145-2300 145-2300

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NIT Jamshedpur Results

NIT Jamshedpur results 2024 will be declared on the official website of the college. Students can fetch their final results from the student portal by entering their registration number and other required details like semester and branch to access the semester result. Students are advised to download and print the result for future use.

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur Infrastructure

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur is famous for offering its students many top-notch facilities so they can learn, live and grow overall. The campus has an area of 341.3 acres and carries all the necessary infrastructure for the best experience for the students. Some of the other infrastructure facilities available at the institute are given below. 

  • Classrooms
  • Auditorium
  • Laboratories
  • Gym
  • Transport facilities
  • Sports facilities
  • Medical centre
  • Cafeteria

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NIT Jamshedpur Placements

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur placements 2023 has been conducted and updated on the university's official page, which states that there is about a 30% increment in the average package of the university as compared to last year's placements. The university aims to achieve 100% of placements every year. According to the latest placement reports for 2023.

  • The highest salary package offered was INR 83 LPA.
  • The average salary package offered was INR 15.98 LPA.

NIT Jamshedpur Top Recruiters

Below given are some of the prominent recruiters that visit the NIT Jamshedpur campus.

Infosys Microsoft Wipro
TCS Dell Samsung
Myntra Ashok Leyland Aditya Birla
Delhivery Tata Power Hero Moto Corp

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NIT Jamshedpur Scholarships

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur, the government bodies of India and many other private organizations offer scholarships to various eligible students. Mostly, these scholarships are targeted at students with excellent academic records and those with a low family income. There are also scholarships available to physically challenged students and students from Jammu and Kashmir. Below given are some of the scholarships available for the students of NIT Jamshedpur.

Scholarship Description
Welfare Department, Govt of Jharkhand These scholarships are available to SC, ST and OBC students with domicile of Jharkhand state. SC/ST students are provided with INR 2 Lakh and OBC students are provided INR 1 Lakh as financial assistance.

Indian Oil Educational Scholarship Scheme


Under this scholarship scheme, 2600 merit-cum-means scholarships are awarded to students pursuing education in engineering, MBBS and MBA courses.
Foundation for Academic excellence and access These scholarships are awarded by FAEA to undergraduate students pursuing education in arts/ commerce/ science / medical/ engineering and other technical courses. 
NTPC Scholarship for engineering students These scholarships are available to SC, ST and Physically handicapped students. An amount of INR 1500 is awarded to students pursuing 4 years degree course in engineering in the disciplines of electrical, instrumentation, mechanical, computer science, electronics / telecommunication from an institute.

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National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur Collaborations

NIT Jamshedpur 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 Institute
Japan Ritsumeikan University

National Collaborations

  • IDTR Jamshedpur
  • IIT Delhi
  • Advance Tech India, Chandigarh
  • Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology, Gorakhpur

NIT Jamshedpur Faculty

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur has a diverse faculty of 161 highly qualified members, out of which more than 130 hold PhDs in their respective fields from reputed national and international universities. The faculty members follow new and innovative ways of running concepts across the students so that they can understand their subject matter more efficiently.

NIT Jamshedpur Alumni

National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur Alumni Association (NITJAA) constantly works to maintain relationships between NIT Jamshedpur and its alums. Several meetings and conventions are held between the current students and alums to make this happen. One of them is Annual Alumni Meets, which was last conducted in January 2020. Other events are the alum chapters and Alumni Talks. The NITJAA also carries out charitable activities for society. Some of the institute's notable alumni are.

Notable Alumni Profession
Anand G.K Director, Ernst and Young
Biraja P.Nath Founder & Chairman, Nirmaya Labs
S.K. Jha Director, Midhani
Nawal Khanna Director, PwC, London
I.S.Jha CMD, Power Grid Corporation

NIT Jamshedpur Highlights

Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 161
Year of Establishment 1960
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Total Area (In Acre) 341.3
Construction Area (Sq. M) 104034

NIT Jamshedpur Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#29 in 2023 Engineering

NIT Jamshedpur Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
BTech ₹5,00,000 4 Years
MTech ₹1,40,000 2 Years
MCA ₹2,10,000 3 Years
MSc ₹30,000 2 Years
PhD ₹60,000 3 Years

NIT Jamshedpur Courses and Fee Structure

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Exams Accepted by NIT Jamshedpur

JEE Main

Result Date: Apr 25, 2024


Result Date: Mar 22, 2024

NIT Jamshedpur FAQs

Is Jamshedpur NIT government or private?

National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur was established in 1960 as a joint venture of the Government of India and the Government of Bihar.

When was NIT Jamshedpur established?

NIT Jamshedpur was set up in 1960.

Will the JEE Main 2024 cutoff be the sole factor in determining B.Tech admission to NIT Jamshedpur?

JEE Main cutoff 2024 and JoSAA counselling are the deciding factors for B.Tech admission to NIT Jamshedpur.

Does NIT Jamshedpur offer scholarships?

Yes, NIT Jamshedpur offers scholarships to students. Scholarships are based on merit, past academic performance, economic status and eligibility.

JEE Main 2024 results will be released online or offline?

JEE Main 2024 results will be released online. The results are expected to be released by the end of April.

Which recruiters visit the NIT Jamshedpur campus?

Companies like OLA, OYO, TATA, Aditya Birla, Wipro, Infosys and Hero Moto Corp are some of the top companies that visit the campus for placements.

What are the exams accepted for admission at NIT Jamshedpur?

NIT Jamshedpur accepts the scores of JEE Mains, GATE, NET-JRF, and NIMCET scores for admission to various course.

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Devraj Choudhary Batch 2021 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Apr 03, 2018
5 Placements
5 Fees
4.5 Academics
5 Infrastructure

Placements & Internships : 5th best NIT in terms of placement. Here core, It, Manufacturing, Finance, Marketing, and sales companies hire students. Average salary may be more than INR.6 lakh per annum. Last year highest salary was offered by Amazon 27k.

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Sangam Barnwal Batch 2020 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Mar 06, 2018
4.5 Placements
3 Fees
2.5 Academics
1.5 Infrastructure
4 Campus

Placements & Internships : I m from 2nd yr so there are no chances of an internship. Tata Steel, Tata Motors, and many more Average salary is INR 5 lakh per annum and highest package from my college is INR 9 lakh.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : You must be qualified in JEE

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Adarsh Kumar Batch 2021 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Mar 01, 2018
5 Placements
4.5 Fees
5 Academics
5 Infrastructure
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : Placement is just awesome and won't be regret and remain unplaced for sure if you live here a bit disciplined.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : NIT JAMSHEDPUR established in 1960s, provides you all the important facilities you want to have, let it

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Akhil Majeti Batch 2018 B.Tech Computer Engineering
Reviewed on Feb 28, 2018
4 Placements
3 Fees
4.5 Academics
3.5 Infrastructure
4 Campus

Placements & Internships : I completed my internship at MAQ Software. The top companies for campus placements will be Amazon, Microsoft, BPCL, UHG, BUYHATKE etc. The highest salary offered was around INR 5.7 LPA. The Alumni network is so good.

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Uday Keshri Batch 2020 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Feb 22, 2018
4.5 Placements
3.5 Fees
4.5 Academics
5 Infrastructure
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : Placements sessions are round the year with a maximum annual package of INR 27LPA in the year 2017.


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