Is NIT Silchar better than NIT Agartala?

1 Answer

Sounak Banerjee Apr 13, 2021

Considering these two institutes, as mentioned in the question, NIT Silchar is better than NIT Agartala, without any doubt. Followings are the reason why this institute is considered as best.


  • NIT Silchar is on the list of oldest NITs in India. It is also among the group of 8 RECs.
  • It has a well-organized infrastructure with 680 acres campus area with 3 girls hostel, 6 boys hostel, and 1 marriage quarter.
  • This institute also has the country’s largest digital library. Besides, college administration also provides outstanding sports facilities two each of its students.
  • The campus internet facility is just awesome.


  • If you consider communication, then NIT Silchar is in a far better position than NIT Agartala.
  • Additionally, the opening and closing rank of this institute is also healthier than the other one.

Academics and Research

  • NIT Silchar provides good academics and research facilities to its scholars.
  • This institute's research cell assists the students with abundant opportunities to discover things related to their respective research subjects.


  • It is one of the important points for an institute to judge.
  • In the 2016-2017 sessions, approximately 60+ companies came here to hire students from campus recruitment.
  • Every department of this institute provides placement, and CSE is the best for getting a job in the on-campus recruitment process.
  • Companies like Microsoft, Bharat Electronics, Sap Labs, Oracle, Directi, Power Grid Corporation, Indian oil, Wells Fargo, Indian Oil Corporation mostly come for recruitment.

In the following, a brief overview has been given related to the placement fact of these two institutes:


NIT Silchar

NIT Agartala

Highest CTC

20 LPA

18 LPA

Lowest CTC

4-5 LPA

3-5 LPA

Average CTC



Thus, it can be mentioned that NIT Silchar has the best institute tag in North East India. This institute also gets a reward from the renowned magazine.