College is an awesome journey. Friends are an important part of college life. COllege management is good.The college is a little remote
Overall good college except food everything is good here it is usually hot here you can always go for it.
The college management was very cooperative for the students of all the years. They maintained very nicely all the students of different years of their course. They look upon every aspect which will be helpful for the students whether it is the commutation from Cuttack or for education tour/adventure trip.
Pros: Good faculty, Good internet, Advance labs, Huge library, Lot of opportunities (100+companies for placement), International exposure through DAAD internship, Big grounds, swimming pool, basket ball court, volleyball court, kho-kho ground. Lot of cultural events. Cons: mess food is awful and overpriced, mess and canteens are run by same contractor, local students gets unfair advantages from faculty.
Best thing is its near by beach Nitk is the unique college in india which has private beach.
The National Institute of Technology Karnataka is also known as NITK, Surathkal and is one of the 30 NITs of India and is reckoned as one of the top technological universities of India. It was established in 1960, when it was also known as the Karnataka Regional Engineering College. It was declared as Institutes of National Importance by the National Institutes of Technology Act, 2007.
Academic Overview: NITK Surathkal offers various undergraduate and graduate programmes in Engineering, Science and Management.
Some of Departments of the institute are
• Information Technology
• Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics
• Chemical Engineering
• Civil Engineering
• Computer Science & Engineering
• Electronics and Communication Engineering
Except these departments there are also some centers of excellence to impart the knowledge in various fields. Some of centers functional at the institute are
• Centre for Continuing Education
• R&D Centre for Clay, Roofing Tiles and Ceramic Products
• National Technology Manpower Information System (NTMIS)
• Industry-Institute Partnership Cell
• NITK Science and Technology Entrepreneurs Park (STEP)
• Indira Gandhi National Open University Program Study Centre
• NIRMITHI Kendra
• TIFAC-CORE in Industrial Biotechnology
Extracurricular: There are many technical and cultural clubs have been setup by NITK students which organizes activities other than academics. Some of these clubs are-
The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
Linux Users Group
The Engineers' Forum for Entrepreneurship Awareness (E-FOREA)
The amateur astronomy Star Gazing Club
The Robotics Club
The Rotaract Club
Society for Promotion of Indian Classical Music and Culture Among Youth (SPICMACAY)
Literary, Stage and Debating Society (LSD)
Dance Dramatics and Fashion Club (DDFC)
Festivals: Students involve in technical activities, as well as cultural events supported by one of the many student run clubs and organizations on campus. Some major events are-
Placement Statistics: Placement Statistics during the year 2013-14 is listed below-
No. of students eligible for placement
No. of companies visited
No. of students placed
Highest package offered
Program wise placements details is given below-
No. of total students
No. of students placed