JUST GO WITH IT
Overall Tezpur University is a very good University to study at. I have seen many students joining private colleges which are not even good just because they are closer to their home. But Life is not that simple. In order to explore the things, you need to get out of your house. Everything is available here that a student requires in his college life. Just because it is in the North Eastern part of India and situated in a small town, people often ignore it. But They should never forget that Tezpur University is considered to be one of the most prestigious institutions after IIT GUWAHATI in northeastern India.
TEZPUR UNIVERSITY is a central university offering Bachelors degree at a very low fee. It is considered to be the most prestigious university after IIT Guwahati in the North Eastern region. It's always been in top 5 under the University ranking. The environment of the university is also good.
FEE STRUCTURE AND FACILITIES
The fee structure if very low at Tezpur University since it is a central university. For the B.Tech programme, it is Rs 32303 for the first semester while for the rest of the semesters it is Rs 25443 which is quite low when compared to other Universities providing B.Tech degree. other streams also have low Fee Structure.
The placement and job opportunities are quite good. As per the data available in the Training and Placement Cell, many good companies/enterprises like Power Grid Corporation of India, Oil India Limited, Microsoft, Amazon, TCS, Wipro etc took students at an avg salary of 3-5 Lakhs per annum. OIL took students at a package of 12 lakhs per annum while PGCI took at a package of 7-9 lakhs per annum. Overall the placement Scenario is quite impressive.
I gave JEE MAINS and got 109 marks. I participated in JOSAA counselling and in the Special ROund of CSAB I got CSE branch in Tezpur University. The admission process in the university was very convenient. I went to the CSAB Registration room in the CSE department of the university. I submitted all the necessary documents and after the inspection by the professors, my admission to the University was confirmed.
The Hostel Facilities and the mess food is quite good. There are 5 Hostels for Bys while 7 hostels for Girls. Every hostel is provided with all the basic facilities like Sports area, Drinking Water, Almirah, Washing machine room, canteen, and much more. Also in every hostel, there is 24*7 wifi available. Mess food is nutritional. Hostels are clean. There is a variety of food. From breakfast to dinner, every care is taken to provide the best food to the students. Both Veg and Non-Veg is available every day.
The Alumni Network is quite good. We have a web page for the alumni where all the information is available for them and about them. The seniors here are very helpful. There is no ragging sort of things in the university. It is totally banned here. the seniors help in every aspect may it be academics, sports, or projects.
The faculty of Tezpur University is pretty good. Not only the Engineering stream but also other streams like Management, Science, Humanities have well-educated faculty with Professors, Assistant professors. We also have Guest Faculties. Many professors have done their Post Graduation from IIT.
Campus Life of Tezpur University is very good. We have Cafeterias for Food, Shopping Complex for day to day stuff. The Surrounding is very clean and greenish. The gender ratio is also good. On an average, the ratio of girls to boys is equal in the University. Students from all over India and also outside India come and study at this University. Hence there is a lot of diversity which makes this university a good place. There are lots of extracurricular activities held in the university premises from dancing, music to debates etc. The labs are well equipped with the tools and other facilities that a student needs to perform activities. Lots of sports competition are held in the university form cricket, football archery to indoor games like badminton etc. We also have a Robotics Society that organizes competition from time to time. Overall they all are pretty good.
Exam structure is very good at Tezpur University. Overall we have 2 tests of 25 marks, 1 midterm of 40 marks and 1 end-term exam of 60 marks. We also have a practical exam of 50 marks. So in this way, there is no burden on the students. Student gets time to study and also enjoy their college life.
COURSE CURRICULUM OVERVIEW
The Course Curriculum is very good. I am presently in 3rd semester of B.Tech CSE programme. In the first year, every branch had the same course curriculum. Along with the core courses, we had elective courses too like Environmental Science, Workshop, Engineering Graphics. The syllabus was also good. It started with the basics and then to the university level. Overall the course curriculum was as good as other any other NITs or IITs.
Yes, Tezpur University does provide the internship. As per the data provided by the Training and Placement cell of Tezpur University, some students were doing their internship with a stipend of Rs 15000. While others did their internship in IITs, NITs under the guidance of their respective professors.
There are lots of events celebrated at our university. Starting from the beginning we have Grand Freshmen Meeting for the freshers. Then we have cultural programmes like dance, music and other programmes. We have a techfest called Techxetra which is organised every year. Also, we have an Annual Meet. Many other events are also organised by the societies like Robotics society, Astrology club etc.
LOAN/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVISIONS
Yes, Tezpur university does offer scholarship and loan facility to students. I myself enrolled for Central University Scholarship in the 1st year. There are other scholarships too like ISHAAN UDAY which is provided to North Eastern Student. Also, there is a web page where all the notices for the scholarship are made available for the students.