National Institute of Technology, Agartala popularly known as NIT Agartala is one of the 20 National Level Technical Institutes setup by the Govt. of India. The Institute’s mission is to help to improve the economic development of the country particularly the North-East states and also the public systems, through pursuit of excellence in technical education, research, consultancy and training. The University believes in influencing the technical practices of the Governmental and Non-Governmental organizations through its Under Graduate and Post Graduate teaching programmes for the young and prospective technocrats, Training of corporate executives, Consultancy and Research. The research programmes are oriented towards developing technical systems that are most suitable in the Indian context particularly for North-Eastern Zone.

Affiliations, Recognition, and other Achievement: 

  • The National Institute of Technology, Agartala is a fully funded premier Technological Institution of the Government of India and approved by AICTE (UGC) under Ministry Of HRD.
  • NIT Agartala is ranked 52nd best engineering college of India 2016 and 11th among NITs by National Institutional Ranking Framework, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.
  • NIT Agartala ranked 89th best university of India 2016 by National Institutional Ranking Framework and is also the first NIT to enter the list of Best Universities of India in 2016.
  • Academic integrity and as well as state– of – the art classrooms, laboratories and almost 100 plus Faculty and Assistants makes the college quite promising.
  • Training in presentation skills, GD and PI and Allied Areas. Special counselling by trained personnel.
nit agartala

nit agartala

Courses Offered:   

Degree courses (B.Tech):

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics And Communication Engineering
  • Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Production Engineering
  • Bio Engineering

Postgraduate Course (M.Tech):

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Production Engineering

Facilities Available:

  • Separate hostels for boys and girls, dedicated cafeteria, 24-hour power supply, transport, housekeeping and medical care. The college also has in campus guest house for the parents and faculty who visit the campus.
  • Auditorium with High Resolution sound and video facilities for video-conferencing and live media streaming.
  • Hygienic, multi-cuisine vegetarian canteen for both resident students and day scholars.
  • Centralized Library with more than 34,000 books & 200 Journals.
  • Highly equipped Computer lab for Scholar with high speed Internet connectivity and 24*7 Power supply.
  • The students actively participate in all co-curricular activities like games and sports, debate, cultural-functions, essay competition, drama competition, rallies on various themes, NSS programmes etc.
  • In campus Indoor and outdoor Game Playgrounds.
  • The State Bank of India has a branch with ATM operating from the Institute campus. NIT Agartala also has a Sub-Post Office by the name ‘‘Tripura Engineering College’’, PIN No. 799 005.

Admission Process:

  • Admissions in NIT Agartala are made through the Marks obtained in Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi.
  • Admission in Post graduate programs (M.Tech) are made through marks scored in GATE examination.

Fee Structure:

  • For B.Tech Courses of NIT Agartala is Rs 331000/- (Complete Course)
  • For M.Tech Courses of NIT Agartala is Rs 168000/- (Complete Course)


NIT Agartala has topped the Campus Placements in Tripura. Its graduates have been recruited by several well-known organizations in India and abroad. A number of national and multinational companies have recruited the students through campus recruitment. This has been achieved through constant interaction with the industry by way of seminars, internship courses conducted in industries, research projects, and on and off-campus initiatives. In last couple of years students are recruited in the following companies.

  • Google
  • NTPC
  • Power Grid
  • Sapient Nitro
  • Wipro
  • Indian Oil
  • Reliance power
  • Tata
  • ITC limited
  • JK tyres
  • ABB
  • Polaris
  • Vedanta
  • Capgemini
  • Rancore Technology
  • HCL
  • Tech Mahindra

Contact Address:

National Institute of Technology, Agartala
Jirania, Tripura – 799046
Phone: 0381-2546630
Fax: 0381-2546360

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