The institute started functioning in 1991 and is run by the government of Kerala. With well-qualified teachers and vast infrastructure, it has established itself as a premier institution and became the leading technical institute in Kerala. Candidates need to apply for KEAM and NATA to take admission in B.Tech. and B.Arch programs respectively. GATE score is needed for admission in a postgraduate course, there is a separate entrance test for MCA Course.
|Established | Institute Type||1991 | Public|
|Entrance Exam||KEAM and NATA, GATE|
|Courses Offered||UG and PG Courses|
|Popular Courses||B.Tech, M.Tech, BCA|
|Admission Criteria||Entrance Test|
|Facilities Available||Library, Hostel, Canteen, Auditorium, WiFi|
A number of undergraduate and postgraduate courses are offered by RIT Kottayam. Let’s have a look at the courses offered by the institute:
|B.Tech||Civil, Mechanical, Electrical & Electronics||Eligibility: Candidates should have completed 10+2 in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks|
Duration: 4 years
|M.Tech||Civil , Mechanical, Electrical & Electronics||Eligibility: B.E. / B.Tech. in relevant discipline|
Duration: 2 years
Admissions for undergraduates are provided to the institute through various entrance tests. Undergraduate courses are provided admission through the NATA or KEAM tests, while the GATE entrance exam is considered for postgraduate admissions.
The college has a placement and careers department. The placement cell looks after building up the soft skills required along with the hard skills learned through the course. The total number of candidates who were offered placements in the ongoing sessions in 2018-19 were 196.
Recruiters who came to campus included Nissan Digital, Litmus7, Dexlock, TCS, QUEST, Oracle, Experian, Carestack, along with many others. The highest package offered during campus interviews is INR 1,720,000 while the average package is around INR 300,000. Throughout 2018 and 2019, Suntech and Tata Project Limited have been the highest recruiters in campus interviews with 33% and 20% of candidate absorptions, respectively. The highest placements happened in Information Technology, Operations, and Business Development.
The college has created a concept of e-Grantz which is applicable for every student. e-Grantz is facilitated by the state government of Kerala. There are MCM scholarships, e-Grantz, and the KPCR scholarship.
Some of the facilities provided by the college for the students are enumerated below:
College faculty are Ph.D. holders and there are HOD for every department. There is a council of members for looking after college, academics, and hostels. There are about 5 faculties per 100 students.
3 of the faculty members are Ph.D. holders while endeavoring to improve practical exposure for the students.
Ques. How are co-curricular activities at the institute?
Ques. Is there any counseling cell available for students?
Ques. Are there any services available to help students in terms of industry demand and start-up?
Ques. Are there spaces available for a seminar or conference?
Ques. Is the MCA course also offered by the Institute?