NIT Trichy: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

Ayesha Taneem Ayesha Taneem | Feb 13, 2024
Ayesha Taneem
Ayesha Taneem

Updated on - Feb 13, 2024

Latest Updates for NIT Trichy

  • 27 February 2024 :

    UGC NET 2023 certificate and JRF letter have been released for Dec cycle 2023.

  • 21 February 2024 :

    TANCET admit card 2024 has been released for the upcoming exam on Mar 9, 2024.

  • 12 February 2024 :

    JEE Main Session 2 exam date 2024 has been rescheduled for Apr 4 - 15, 2024.

NIT Trichy was set up in 1964 and is an autonomous public engineering college previously known as Regional Engineering College (REC).  National Institute of Technology Trichy B.Tech and BArch admission will be decided based on  JEE Main 2023 examination. The JEE Main Session 1 2024 result has been announced on February 13, 2024.


NIT Tiruchirappalli offers UG, PG, and Doctoral courses in engineering and technology. According to NIRF rankings for 2022, NIT Trichy secured the 8th position in the Engineering category. Indian Space Research Research Organization (ISRO) has set up a Space Technology Incubation Centre (S-TIC) at National Institute of Technology Trichy to develop products for future missions. Regarding placements, NIT Trichy has a very good placement record with an average package range between INR 6 - 9 LPA every year.

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NIT Trichy Quick Insights

The National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, is an institution that strives to give technological education to educational aspirants. Some of the important information regarding NIT Thiruchirapalli is mentioned in the below table

Year of Establishment 1964
Type of University Public University
Accreditations NAAC
Approvals AICTE & UGC
Courses Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Ph.D
Admission Criteria Entrance & Merit Based
No. of Courses Offered 20+
Entrance Exams Accepted JEE Mains, GATE, NIMCET, CAT
Total Faculty 380
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Campus Size  800 Acres
Location Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu

NIT Trichy Admission Dates 2024

The tentative National Institute of Technology Trichy admission dates 2024 are presented 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

NIT Trichy Ranking

National Institute of Technology Trichy ranked 21st in NIRF Ranking 2022 for the overall category. The Institute has a solid reputation and is considered one of the oldest educational institutions in India. Following are some of its other rankings.

    • National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, secured 8th position in the Engineering category in NIRF Rankings 2022.
    • The Institute has secured 9th rank in the Engineering category in NIRF 2021 Ranking. 
    • NIT Tiruchirappalli has been ranked 48 in the NIRF Ranking 2021 in the management category.

NIT Tiruchirappalli Courses

The National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli offers various courses to students in different disciplines. National Institute of Technology Trichy offers graduation, postgraduation degree, and doctoral courses in engineering and technology. Some of the courses offered are mentioned in the below table.

Course Duration Selection Criteria
B.Tech 4 Years 10+2 with a minimum of 75% marks + JEE Main + JoSaa counselling
B.Arch 5 Years 10+2 with a minimum of 75% marks +JEE Main + JoSaa counselling
M.Tech 2 Years 60% marks in BTech/BE +  GATE + CCMT Counselling
MBA 2 Years 60% marks in BBA + CAT scores
MCA 2 Years 60% marks in a 3 year degree program with Mathematics + NIMCET scores
Ph.D 5 Years Masters degree with 60% marks + Written test + Interview

NIT Trichy Fee Details

NIT Tiruchirappalli offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in science, management, law, etc. Applicants pay their fees online or offline mode. Given below are some of the fees for different courses offered by the Institute

Course Total Tuition Fee
B.Tech INR 5 Lakh
B.Arch INR 6.25 Lakh
M.Tech INR 1.40 Lakh
MBA INR 77,000
MCA INR 1.40 Lakh
Ph.D INR 45,000

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NIT Tiruchirappalli Departments

The National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli has various departments that monitor different areas of academics, and it stands for improving the quality of education. Below are some of the different departments of the NIT Trichy.

Architecture  Computer Applications  Humanities and Social Science
 Centre of Excellence in Corrosion and Surface Engineering (CECASE) Electronics and Communication Engineering  Instrumentation and Control Engineering
 Chemical Engineering Electrical and Electronics Engineering  Management Studies
 Computer Science and Engineering  Energy and Environment  Mechanical Engineering

NIT Trichy Admission

NIT Trichy Admission 2024 can be done online through the university's official website. The admission are made on a pure merit basis, and entrance exams like JEE MainNIMCET/GATE. Admission to NITs participating through Central Seat Allocation Board will be based on All India Rank subject to the condition that the candidate should have secured at least 75% marks in the 12th class examination or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards. The qualifying marks for SC / ST candidates would be 65% in the 12th class examination. The NIT Trichy seat matrix will soon be released on the official website. 

NIT Trichy Eligibility Criteria

National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli courses have different eligibility criteria, and each course's admission is purely based on merit basis. The eligibility criteria for each of the courses at National Institute of Technology Trichy are mentioned below.

B.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should have passed their plus two examinations from a recognized university with an aggregate of 75% 
  • Candidates must have a valid JEE Score.

Read More: NIT Trichy BTech

M.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should have a B.Tech degree from a recognized university with a 6.5 CGPA.
  • Candidates must have a valid GATE Score.

Read More: NIT Trichy MTech

M.Sc Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should have a degree in Science from a recognized university in the relevant subject.

Read More: NIT Trichy MSc

Why Choose National Institute of Technology Trichy?

NIT Tiruchirappalli is an example of cultural unity with students drawn from most of the states in the country. The hallmark of the campus is the good facilities catering to the students' academic and extracurricular interests. The Octagon is the pride of the campus, equipped with modern facilities like a CAD/CAM Lab, Local Area Network, and High-Speed Internet connection. The National Institute of Technology Trichy campus also provides ample opportunities for developing extracurricular skills, including NCC, NSS, Students Chapters of IEEE, social clubs, and sports & games. 

NIT Trichy Academic Advantage

The spirit of being in National Institute of Technology Trichy is the freedom to pursue academics and other personality development extracurricular activities. As most of the students stay in the hostel, it gives them a chance to know about each other. Some of its academic advantages are:

  • The best part about National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli is that the intake of students is from all over India of different states/cultures/languages.
  • Participation in Extracurricular activities like NSO, NCC, NSS, literary clubs, trekking clubs, photographic clubs, and students' chapters of professional societies gives students ample opportunity to develop leadership qualities.
  • Students of the campus are regulated by Student Conduct and Disciplinary Code and by Rules and Regulations for Hostel Residents.

Related Careers:

Software Engineer Software Developer
Chemical Engineer

NIT Trichy Cutoff

NIT Trichy JEE Main cutoff 2023 will be based on the cutoff marks decided by the institute. JoSAA will release the JEE Main 2023 cutoff for NIT Trichy in online mode. The institute-specific qualifying cutoff is announced after the declaration of JEE Main 2023 result to manage the seat allotment process. 

NIT Trichy Expected B.Tech JEE Main Cutoff 2023(Expected)

B.Tech Specialization Cutoff (by Rank)
BTech Chemical Engineering 20700-25640
BTech Civil Engineering 19080-27500
BTech Computer Science and Engineering 2600-3690
BTech Electrical Engineering 9780-14160
BTech Electronics and Communication Engineering 5450-8280
BTech Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 26250-31930

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National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli Results

National Institute of Technology Trichy will officially release the results on their official website. Students can check their results on the official website using their login credentials. NTA has declared the JEE Main Session 2 result.

NIT Trichy Infrastructure

The National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli has an amazing infrastructure facility ideal for studies. Some of the important information regarding the infrastructure facilities of NIT Thiruchirapalli are mentioned below.

  • Hospital Facility
  • Central Library
  • Transport
  • Sports Centre
  • Computer Center
  • Hostel Facilities

Read More: NIT Trichy Infrastructure

National Institute of Technology Trichy Placements

National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli has a well-organized placement and training department that helps students get their dream job and carrier in both the private and public sectors. Every year around 500 companies participate in the placement drive. In the placement drive of 2022,

  • The highest salary package offered was INR 10.8 LPA.
  • The average salary package offered was INR 6.0 LPA.

NIT Trichy Top Recruiters

Some of the top recruiters of the institute are

Volvo Wipro WS Atkins
ZS Yokogawa Yahoo
Eicher Freescale Hindustan Petroleum
Electrolux Essar Ernst & Young

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NIT Tiruchirappalli Scholarships

A variety of scholarship schemes are available for the students at NIT Trichy. The criterion for these schemes is based on both merits and needs of the students enrolled across the programs offered by NIT Trichy. Some of the popular scholarship schemes available for the National Institute of Technology Trichy students are mentioned below

Scholarship Description
Engineers India Limited (EIL) Scholarship for SC/ST Students NIT Trichy awards the EIL scholarships to students from SC/ST categories. A grant of INR 3000 per month is awarded to students enrolled in the BTech program whose annual family income is less than INR 3 lakhs.
SC/ST Scholarship The Scholarship is given to the SC/ST students who have passed class 10 and the annual income of their parents from all sources should be less than 2.5 Lakh. The Post Matric SC ST scholarship ranges from Rs 230 to Rs 1200.
Ramabhadran Narayan Scholarship National Institute of Technology Trichy Students are awarded merit / need-based scholarship everyyear. 

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NIT Trichy Collaborations

NIT Trichy 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 mentioned below.

International Collaborations

Country Institute
French Institute for Advanced Mechanics (IFMA), Institut Mines-Telecom
Japan The University of Shiga Prefecture
Binghamton University, Newyork, US Alumni Association, CA 95070
Thailand Asian Institute of Technology
South Korea Konkuk University, Seoul

National Collaborations

  • Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited (BHEL), Trichy
  • PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt Ltd.(PEPSICO), Haryana
  • Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) Construction
  • Tata Consultancy Services ltd, Mumbai
  • Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre(LPSE), Trivandrum 

NIT Trichy Faculty 

National Institute of Technology Trichy has about 195 faculties with PhD out of a total strength of 380. Out of the total strength of faculty, 168 are male and 51 female faculties working permanently with the institution.

Many PhD scholars also work under the faculties as associate or assistant professors. Nine hundred ninety scholars have worked with NIT Trichy as PhD scholars since 2012. Scholars with excellent research also get the chance to publish their work with the help of National Institute of Technology Trichy.

National Institute of Technology Trichy Alumni

National Institute of Technology Trichy has a strong network of alumni from all over the world. Passed outs from this university have made their footprints in all leading professions. Some of NIT Trichy notable alumni are.

Notable Alumni Profession
Natarajan Chandrasekaran Chairman of Tata Sons
K. R. Sridhar Founder and CEO of Bloom Energy
Late Dr. Panyam R. Ramprasad Ex-Program Director & Associate Director, DRDL
Shri. R. Krishnan Director (HR), BHEL
Shri. S. Srinivasan CEO, IFFCO Kisan Sanchar Ltd

NIT Trichy Highlights

Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 380
Year of Establishment 1964
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Student Enrollment 5119
Total Area (In Acre) 777
Construction Area (Sq. M) 184277
Accredited by NIRF
Recognised by UGC

NIT Trichy Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#4 in 2023 Architecture
#9 in 2023 Engineering
#9 in 2023 Engineering
#9 in 2023 Engineering
#35 in 2023 MBA
#8 in 2022 Engineering
#9 in 2021 Engineering
#8 in 2020 Engineering

NIT Trichy Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
BTech ₹5,00,000 4 Years
MTech ₹1,40,000 2 Years
B.Arch ₹6,25,000 5 Years
M.Arch ₹1,40,000 2 Years
MCA ₹1,40,000 3 Years
MSc ₹35,625 2 Years
PhD ₹60,000 3 Years
MA ₹30,000 2 Years

NIT Trichy Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by NIT Trichy

MA [Master of Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 30,000 (2 Years)

₹ 1,40,000 (2 Years)

MCA [Master of Computer Application]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: TANCET

₹ 1,40,000 (3 Years)

Exams Accepted: TANCET

B.Arch [Bachelor of Architecture]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: JEE Main

₹ 6,25,000 (5 Years)

Exams Accepted: JEE Main

Exams Accepted by NIT Trichy

JEE Main

Result Date: Feb 13, 2024


NIT Trichy FAQs

When will the JEE Main 2023 cutoff be declared?

JEE Main 2023 exam concluded on April 15, 2023. The JEE Main 2023 cutoff will be released by the last week of April.

Is NIT Trichy a deemed university?

Yes, NIT Trichy is a deemed university and it is recognized by UGC and approved by ACITE. At present, NITT is an autonomous educational technological institute offering graduate and postgraduate programs.

JEE Main 2023 result will be declared online or offline?

JEE Main 2023 results will be released online. The JoSAA counselling lists will be released shortly after the JEE Main results are declared.

What is the NIT Trichy ranking?

NIT Trichy ranked 8th among Engineering colleges and 91 in the Overall category by NIRF Ranking 2022. The 2023 rankings are yet to be released.

How many courses are offered at NIT Trichy?

In total, 48 courses across 5 streams are offered by NIT Trichy. NIT Trichy is known for its BTech programme.

Is NIT Trichy a public or private engineering college?

NIT Trichy is a public engineering college under MHRD.

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Shubham Chaudhary Batch 2022 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on May 01, 2023
5 Entrance
5 Fees
5 Academics
5 Placements
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : Placement is excellent average package is around 6 to 8 lakhs per annum. Lowest package was 4 lakhs per annum and the highest package offered was 24 lakhs per annum.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Score more than 75 percent in class 12 in science stream with PCM a

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Deepthirajendran2220 Batch 2021 MBA [Master of Business Administration]
Reviewed on May 04, 2021
3.5 Placements
3.5 Fees
3 Academics
3 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : Finance, and human resources. Average salary 5,40000 highest salary 76,0000 4.. any

Entrance Exams & Admissions : any degree...BBA,, B.COM Tancent entrance examinations Percentile score.

Fees & Scholarships : 1..Rs. 25000 is the course f

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Sam Mokal Batch 2022 B.Tech Mechanical Engineering
Reviewed on Sep 05, 2019

Entrance Exams & Admissions : 12 to 75%. JEE cut off. Admission through JOSSA. Entrance exam - JEE MAIN. CUTOFF rank for nit Trichy AIR 4992.

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Vijay Dilibabu Batch 2021 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on May 09, 2019

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Jee Main exam. My cutoffs 1/3rd of my marks. I join by the physical handicap. I got civil branch in my college.

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Nehar Raikar Batch 2023 Others
Reviewed on May 02, 2018
2.5 Fees
3.5 Academics
2.5 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Fees & Scholarships : The course fees INR 40,000 per year and the students who get a scholarship is the one who score more than 90% in their 10 boards examination

Academics & Faculty : The daily routine is too good when compared to other colleges.the timings

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