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

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

Updated on - Apr 24, 2024

NIT Surathkal, National Institute of Technology Surthkal Karnataka, started in 1960. National Institute of Technology Surathkal B.Tech admission will be decided based on JEE Main 2024 examination. JEE Main result 2024 for session 2 willl be released on April 25, 2024. Further, JoSAA 2024 registrations are expected to commence from June 10, 2024.

National Institute of Technology Surathkal ranked 12th in the engineering category and 38th in the overall category by NIRF rankings 2023. The institute has collaborated with numerous global and national institutes along with industries and organizations across the globe. NIT Surathkal aims to broaden human capability to its fullest extent so intellectually successful and imaginatively proficient leaders can emerge in various professions.

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NIT Surathkal Quick Insights

National Institute of Technology Surathkal offers 57 undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate programs. The university has partnered with several international universities to give students a global perspective. For students and faculty members, the site provides modern infrastructure and facilities. The highlights of the National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal are mentioned below.

Year of Establishment 1960
Type of University Public
Accreditation NBA
Recognition UGC, AICTE
Courses Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctorate
Student-Faculty Ratio 1:20
No. of Students 5712
No. of Faculties 274
Infrastructural Facilities Library, Auditorium, Hostels, Shopping Complex, Sports Facilities
Campus Area 295 acres
Location Mangalore, Karnataka, India

NIT Surathkal Admission Dates 2024

Candidates can check the important tentative dates related to NIT Surathkal admission 2024 from the table provided below.

Event Date
JEE Main 2024 Session 2 Results April 25, 2024
JoSAA 2024 Registration Begins June 10, 2024 (Tentative)

National Institute of Technology Surathkal Ranking

NIT Surathkal is a public university that AICTE recognizes. The institution, since its inception, has secured many rankings. Some of them are listed below.

  • In NIRF Ranking 2023, the institute ranked 38th in the overall category.
  • NIT Surathkal ranked 10th in the engineering category by NIRF ranking 2022.
  • The institute ranked 27th by NIRF ranking 2022 in the overall category.
  • In the NIRF 2021 Ranking, the National Institute of Technology Surathkal ranked 10th in the Engineering category, and in the NIRF Research Ranking 2021, it is ranked 40th. 
  • NIRF 2023 ranked the National Institute of Technology Surathkal 12th among engineering colleges in India.

National Institute of Technology Karnataka Courses

National Institute of Technology Surathkal offers various courses at various levels. Courses offered by the institute are BTech, MTech, MBA and PhD. Below is the table of a few courses along with their specialization.

Course Duration Selection Criteria
B.Tech 4 Years 75% aggregate with PCM as compulsory subjects + 
 JEE Main followed by JoSAA counselling 
M.Sc 3 Years BSc in the relevant subject +
IIT JAM followed by CCMN counselling 
M.Tech 2 Years B.Tech in relevant subject + GATE Score followed by CCMT counselling
MBA 2 Years Bachelor's degree + CAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ GMAT scores

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NIT Surathkal Fee Details

The fee-related details about the courses offered at NIT Surathkal are listed below.

Course Total Tuition Fee
B.Tech INR 5 Lakh
M.Sc INR 30,000
M.Tech INR 1.40 Lakh
MBA INR 4.0 Lakh
PhD INR 45,000

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NIT Surathkal Departments

NIT Surathkal has various departments that offer various courses for the institute's students. Below is the list of a few departments that the institute offers.

Chemical Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Information Technology
Water Resources and Ocean Engineering
Mining Engineering
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

NIT Surathkal Admission

NIT Surathkal admission 2024 to the B.Tech program is done on the basis JEE Main examination accompanied by JoSAA Counselling. JEE Main 2024 Session 2 results will be released soon. NITK accepts a GATE score accompanied by CCMT counseling for admission to M.Tech and M.Tech (Research) programs. The final selection of applicants for the MBA program is done based on the CAT/MAT score accompanied by the GD and PI round.

National Institute of Technology Surathkal Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria for the courses depend on the type of course chosen. NIT Surathkal offers courses such as B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA, etc. Mentioned below are a few courses along with their eligibility criteria.

B.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant should have completed class 12th with 75% aggregate marks.
  • The applicant should have qualified JEE Mains.

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M.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant should have a B.Tech/BE degree with a 6.5 CGPA.
  • The applicant should have qualified GATE.

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Ph.D. Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should have a master's degree in science from a recognized university with a good academic record

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Why Choose NIT Surathkal?

National Institute of Technology Surathkal aims to broaden human capability to its fullest extent so intellectually successful and imaginatively proficient leaders can emerge in various professions. To identify, based on an informed perception of Indian, local and international needs, regions of specialization upon which the Institute can concentrate.

NIT Surathkal Academic Advantages

Some of the academic advantages of the institute are mentioned below.

  • NIT Surathkal gives courses and programs mainly for officially recognized higher education degrees consisting of bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctorate degrees in numerous study regions.
  • NIT Surathkal additionally affords numerous instructional and non-instructional centers and offerings to college students, which include a library, housing, sports activities facilities, economic aids, or scholarships, in addition to administrative services.

National Institute of Technology Surathkal Cutoff

NIT Surathkal's JEE Main Cutoff 2024 will be released soon. The institute offers various courses like B.Tech and M.Tech. M.Sc, MCA programs for undergraduate and postgraduate admission. The students interested in getting admission must meet the cutoff criteria and valid scores in the entrance exam for the chosen course.

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

Category Opening Rank Closing Rank
General 4160-32715 6150-46160
SC 710-6320 875-9225
ST 115-1850 120-2780
EWS 1340-7740 1430-11060
OBC-NCL 1955-14095 2415-20040
PwD 275-1570 275-1570

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NITK Result

NITK results for 2024 will be released on the college's official website. Candidates will need to use their roll number to check the result. The results are declared within 30-35 days after the completion of the exam. Students must log in to the NITK's official website to check the results. The result for JEE Main 2024 Phase 2 is expected to be out on April 25, 2024.

NIT Surathkal Infrastructure

NIT Surathkal campus is unfolded over 295 acres. It has a private beach, inclusive of a lighthouse. The institute has a separate medical provider center on campus. Some other facilities provided are,

  • Seminar Hall
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Cafeteria
  • Wi-Fi Campus
  • Shuttle Service
  • Auditorium
  • Convenience Store
  • Laboratory

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NIT Surathkal Placements

National Institute of Technology Surathkal placements 2023 have been concluded. The placements are aided by a dedicated Career Development Centre (CDC), which is responsible for placing all graduating college students. Many agencies visit the campus and provide job opportunities. Students are also provided training at the campus to boost their confidence and engage in work-associated skills. The institute holds a good placement record in the current and previous years. According to the 2023 placement drive

  • The average salary package offered was INR 18.26 LPA.
  • The highest salary package offered is INR 54.75 LPA.

NIT Surathkal Top Recruiters

Some of the top recruiters that visit the National Institute of Technology Surathkal campus are,

ExxonMobil Pidilite Industries Reliance Industries
Pidilite Industries Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Zelo
Futures First Info Affine Analytics Vedanta Group
KPMG Latentview Analytics AstraZeneca
Pepsico Grofers India Wells Fargo India

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NIT Surathkal Scholarship

NIT Surathkal gives both scholarships and economical help to college students studying in various programs. Few scholarships are mentioned below.

Scholarship Description
Merit-based scholarship These scholarships are awarded to top performers in JEE Mains exam and above 90% in class 12th. The amount is ainr 10,000 per annum.
Merit-cum-Means Scholarship Students with a valid JEE Mains score, above 70% in class 12th and an annual family income less than INR 4.5 LPA are awarded INR 2000 per month as scholarship.

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National Institute of Technology Surathkal Collaborations

NIT Surathkal has signed MOUs with various international universities/institutes for various programs such as student exchange, faculty exchange, research collaboration, etc. The collaborations are.

International Collaboration

Country Partnering University
USA University of California Berkeley, Northeastern University Boston, Michigan State University
Ukraine Kyiv Polytechnic Institute
Switzerland University of Applied Sciences, The School of Business and Engineering

National Collaboration

  • Srinivas University , Mukka, Mangaluru
  • NITTE(Deemed to be University), Deralakatte, Mangalore
  • CSIR-Institute of Minerals &Materials Technology Bhubaneswar
  • Department of Psychiatry Yenepoya Medical College, Deralakatte Mangalore
  • Karnataka Veterinary, Animal and Fisheries Science University, Bidar
  • Garrison Engineer (P) Ezhimala, Naval Academy, Ezhimala
  • M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore(MSRIT)

NIT Surathkal Faculty

National Institute of Technology Surathkal has a strength of 384 teachers. Out of these 293 are PhD holders. The faculty at the institute is highly qualified and have attended some of the most reputed universities in India and abroad. All members are very interactive and cooperative with the students, and always stay available to students even outside of the classroom or during lectures. 

NIT Surathkal Alumni

National Institute of Technology Surathkal has an alumni association. The alumni association has been energetic in imparting a platform for all of the alumni to engage and network and organizes a large number of occasions each year. A few notable alumni of NIT Surathkal are.

Notable Alumni Profession
Rajeev Madhavan Entrepreneur
Ashok Kheny Former Member of Karnataka Legislative Assembly
Thomas Zacharia Indian American Scientist
K.V. Kamath President of the New Development Bank
Prabhudev Konana Researcher

NIT Surathkal Highlights

Affiliate University Mangalore University
Institution Type Public
Faculty Student Ratio 1:20
Total Faculty 274
Year of Establishment 1960
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Student Enrollment 5712
Total Area (In Acre) 295.35
Construction Area (Sq. M) 223500
Accredited by NBA

NIT Surathkal Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#8 in 2023 Engineering
#10 in 2023 Engineering
#12 in 2023 Engineering
#16 in 2022 Engineering
#11 in 2021 Engineering
#10 in 2020 Engineering

NIT Surathkal Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
BTech ₹5,00,000 4 Years
MTech ₹1,40,000 2 Years
MBA ₹2,00,000 2 Years
MCA ₹2,10,000 3 Years
MSc ₹30,000 2 Years
PhD ₹45,000 3 Years

NIT Surathkal Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by NIT Surathkal

MBA [Master of Business Administration]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: CAT

₹ 2,00,000 (2 Years)

Exams Accepted: CAT

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 Surathkal

JEE Main

Result Date: Apr 25, 2024


NIT Surathkal FAQs

Is NIT Surathkal AICTE approved?

Yes, the institute is approved by AICTE.

JEE Main 2024 result will be declared online or offline?

JEE Main 2024 results will be released online. The JoSAA counselling lists will be released shortly after the JEE Main results are declared.

Is NIT Surathkal a recognised institute?

Yes, NIT Surathkal is a UGC-recognised and AICTE-approved institute. It is an institute of national importance.

When will NIT Surathkal JEE Main 2024 results be released?

JEE Main 2024 Phase 2 results are expected to be declared on April 25, 2024.

What are the courses offered at NIT Surathkal?

NIR Suratkhal offers admission to BTech, MTech, MBA, MSc, PhD and MBA courses.

Does NIT Surathkal offer scholarships?

Yes, NIT Surathkal offers scholarships. These are based on academic performance, merit and economic conditions.

Which branch is best in NIT Surathkal?

CSE branch in NIT Surathkal has best placement record and hence it might be the best branch in NIT Surathkal.

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Gauravkumaryadav 201It219 Batch 2023 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Jul 17, 2022
5 Placements
5 Fees
5 Academics
5 Infrastructure
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : Percentage of placement of B. Tech is more than 96% for some of the branch. Microsoft, oracle, Goldman Sachs, ola, flipcart, Amazon etc are some companies which will visit every year

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Eligibility of course - 12th pas

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Rapaznu1709 Batch 2023 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Jul 17, 2022

Entrance Exams & Admissions : To get into you have to clear the JEE mains. I got this college by JEE mains. So far NITK maintained the NIRF rank of 10 from last 2 year. So obviously you have to score good marks in JEE mains. for the top branches (i e. CSE ,IT,ECE

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Mohammed Mansoor Batch 2023 B.Tech Computer Engineering
Reviewed on Feb 21, 2021
5 Placements
4.5 Fees
5 Academics
5 Infrastructure
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : For placements, many companies hire from our campus, such as Amazon, Infosys, Wipro, etc. They provide good packages for students who are having good skills in coding and programming. The average salary package is around

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Rakesh Nr Batch 2021 BTech Mechanical Engineering
Reviewed on May 16, 2019
4 Placements
3.5 Fees
4 Infrastructure
4 Campus
3 Academics

Placements & Internships : Doing an Internship is compulsory in the curriculum of the institution. Many companies hire interns through campus interviews during the beginning of V semester and the internships should be attended after completion of VI Semester. Apart f

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Kavya Kotian Batch 2018 MBA [Master of Business Administration]
Reviewed on Dec 03, 2018
3 Placements
4.5 Fees

Placements & Internships : Lots of companies come for internships and placement. Recently Mercedes-Benz had come for placement drive for our campus and 9 students got selected for the same. Global India, Kaarvi, Jaro education are few of the com

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