National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

The National Institute of Technology (NIT Durgapur), formerly known as Regional Engineering College, Durgapur was established in the year 1960 under an Act of the Parliament of India. It is one of the eight such colleges, as a co-operative venture between the Government of India and the Government of West Bengal.

NIT Durgapur is a fully funded premier Technological Institution of the Government of India and is administered by an autonomous Board of Governors. The college was given autonomy in financial and administrative matters to achieve rapid development. The Institution is one of the Top 10 National Institute of Technology in India.

About National Institute of Technology Durgapur:

Affiliations, Reorganization, and other Achievement: 

  • The National Institute of Technology (NIT Durgapur) is a fully funded premier Technological Institution of the Government of India and approved by AICTE (UGC) under Ministry Of HRD.
  • Ranked Among top 30 engineering colleges in India by National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) and 2nd best college of west Bengal after IIT Kharagpur.
  • Every year, a batch of 4 academically excellent students, who have just completed their 6th semester, selected across all departments by an internal panel are sent to CERN, Geneva, to pursue research work there.
  • Professors, scientific officers and students of this institute publish many of papers in journals of international repute from publishers like IEEE, Elsevier, Springer-Verlag, Taylor & Francis etc.
  • Aid Status – UGC Aided
  • It is an AAAA ranked college.

*AAAA rank is considered as very good.

*A: Lowest Rating || AAAAA: Highest Rating

Facilities at NIT Durgapur:

  • Ragging Free Environment
  • Air-Conditioned Class Rooms and Laboratories
  • Individual student care through Proctorial System
  • Special Care/Remedial Classes for Weaker Students
  • Personality Development Programme
  • Industry Institute Interaction
  • Global Exposure Programme
  • Ultra Modern Laboratory and Infrastructure
  • 24-hours free Internet Kiosk
  • Modern Teaching Methodologies
  • Intensive and Vigorous Study Schedule
  • Video Conferencing Facility
  • Functional English and Public Speaking Courses
  • Special Programme on Interview Techniques
  • Wi-Fi Campus
  • Yoga & Meditation Facilities.
  • Central library.
  • Separate girls’ and boys Hostel
  • Cultural and tech fest

Courses Offered by NIT Durgapur:

(A) 4 Years B.Tech Engineering Courses

STREAMS SEATS (TOTAL)
BioTechnology 68
Chemical Engineering 46
Civil Engineering 46
Computer Science & Engineering 68
Electrical & Electronics Engineering 68
Electronics & Communication Engineering 68
Information Technology 68
Mechanical Engineering 102
Metallurgical Engineering 56

(B) 2 Years M.Tech Courses:

  • Bio Technology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Computer Science and Information Security (CSIS)
  • Electrical And Electronics
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Industrial Materials & Metallurgy
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Engineering

(C) 2 Years MBA Courses:

  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Operations

(D) Other Postgraduate Courses

  • MCA
  • Earth and Environmental Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Management Studies
  • Humanities

Faculty & staff:

NIT Durgapur has successfully surpassed many milestones and manages to create an ambiance of academic excellence because of an array of highly qualified and experienced faculty members and special campus programs. The college has a special curriculum designed by the best of the country like those are from IIM’s and IIT’s. It also has some international Tie-ups and MOU’s signed with Business giants like IEEE, Cisco, and Universities like Caledonian College of Engineering, Muscat, Oman. Faculties and staffs here are specially trained to monitor the students’ academic progress and personal development and at the same time address important issues like time management, peer pressure and career planning through interpersonal relationship (IPR’S).

Admission Process:

For admission in NIT Durgapur,

  • One must have to clear the JEE (MAIN) exam with flying color and must have to secure at least 75% marks (65% for SC/ST) in Class 12th exam for any recognized board of India.
  • There is special allotment of seats reserved for the top 20 percentile in Class 12th exam conducted by the respective board
  • Admission in postgraduate M.Tech programs is on the basis of marks obtained by the students in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering-GATE and through CCMT Counseling.

NIT Durgapur Fee Structure:

  • B.Tech Program Rs. 2, 80,068 /- For complete course (Approx)
  • M.tech program Rs Rs. 1,40,000/- For complete course (Approx)
  • MBA program Rs. 1, 50,634 /- For complete course (Approx)
  • MCA Programs Rs 2,10,000 /- For complete course (Approx)
  • Master of Science (M.Sc) programs Rs 40,000 /- For complete course (Approx)

NIT Durgapur Cutoff

Here are the opening and closing Rank for NIT Durgapur 2016 (Category Wise).

(A) General Category

4-year B.Tech. Course
HS Bio-Technology 23119 31021
HS Chemical Engineering 8414 22790
HS Civil Engineering 9797 25717
HS Computer Science and Engineering 2572 8326
HS Electrical Engineering 7545 16756
HS Electronics and Communication Engineering 6020 11704
HS Information Technology 10815 22611
HS Mechanical Engineering 9918 19189
HS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 23176 30737
OS Bio-Technology 16886 23847
OS Chemical Engineering 12852 17028
OS Civil Engineering 11464 14886
OS Computer Science and Engineering 3588 5342
OS Electrical Engineering 6179 11617
OS Electronics and Communication Engineering 5427 8566
OS Information Technology 5232 9182
OS Mechanical Engineering 6735 11335
OS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 17856 21633

(B) OBC Category

4-year B.Tech. Course
HS Bio-Technology 19474 32153
HS Chemical Engineering 19585 26001
HS Civil Engineering 22355 25172
HS Computer Science and Engineering 4112 7253
HS Electrical Engineering 5226 18815
HS Electronics and Communication Engineering 2590 12358
HS Information Technology 7649 19509
HS Mechanical Engineering 6962 17435
HS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 22594 31309
OS Bio-Technology 6280 7292
OS Chemical Engineering 4550 5609
OS Civil Engineering 4037 4306
OS Computer Science and Engineering 1287 2109
OS Electrical Engineering 2980 4022
OS Electronics and Communication Engineering 1999 3188
OS Information Technology 2185 3861
OS Mechanical Engineering 2464 3995
OS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 5240 7456

(C) SC Category

4-year B.Tech. Course
HS Bio-Technology 2429 4775
HS Chemical Engineering 1741 3476
HS Civil Engineering 2281 3894
HS Computer Science and Engineering 633 1728
HS Electrical Engineering 1087 2082
HS Electronics and Communication Engineering 1870 2553
HS Information Technology 2990 4071
HS Mechanical Engineering 508 3588
HS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 4088 5051
OS Bio-Technology 3170 4875
OS Chemical Engineering 1587 3250
OS Civil Engineering 1826 2226
OS Computer Science and Engineering 1133 1471
OS Electrical Engineering 1955 2302
OS Electronics and Communication Engineering 905 2095
OS Information Technology 1555 2272
OS Mechanical Engineering 1329 2093
OS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 3860 4259

(D) ST Category

4-year B.Tech. Course
HS Bio-Technology 2625 9674
HS Chemical Engineering 2487 5279
HS Civil Engineering 2047 4393
HS Computer Science and Engineering 611 1013
HS Electrical Engineering 3572 4396
HS Electronics and Communication Engineering 1683 2060
HS Information Technology 2691 4634
HS Mechanical Engineering 1049 2294
HS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 7622 7924
OS Bio-Technology 1966 2109
OS Chemical Engineering 1317 1371
OS Civil Engineering 774 876
OS Computer Science and Engineering 538 657
OS Electrical Engineering 415 913
OS Electronics and Communication Engineering 951 1028
OS Information Technology 416 1150
OS Mechanical Engineering 766 948
OS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 1608 1875

NIT Durgapur Placement:

When you are @ NIT Durgapur, you need not have to worry about Placements. NIT Durgapur is one of the few engineering colleges to have nearly 100% placements. On an average, a CSE and an ME student got a job offer of Rs 3-7 lakhs per annum. The top recruiters for NIT Durgapur are TCS, IBM, CapGemini and L&T ECC. Other companies that employ NIT-D alumni are Microsoft, Samsung (Sell), MuSigma, Polaris FT, Samsung R & D, JSL, Ericsson, Uttam Galva Steel, to name a few. The industries which approach the institute can be broadly categorized as:

  1. Core engineering industries
  2. Software / IT Industries
  3. Manufacturing Industries
  4. Consultancy Firms
  5. Management Organizations
  6. Management Organizations
  7. R & D laboratories etc
  8. Public Sector Undertakings
  9. Academic Institute

Rankings and Reputation:

  • Ranked Among top 30 engineering colleges in India by National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF).
  • Top 3 best Engineering colleges in west Bengal after IIT Kharagpur & Jadavpur University.
  • Ranked in Top 10 NITs among all National Institute of Technology.

National Institute of Technology Durgapur has emerged out as a leading Engineering Institute of India and looking at the recent scenario we would like to give it a 4.5-star rating.

Contact Address:

National Institute of Technology, Durgapur
Mahatma Gandhi Avenue, A-Zone
Durgapur, West Bengal, India- 713209
Phone no: +91-343-2546397 (Dean)
Fax: +91-343-2547375
Email: registrar@admin.nitdgp.ac.in
Website: www.nitdgp.ac.in

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