National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela was established in the year 1961. It is located in Odisha. It offers 19 courses at Undergraduate, 35 at Postgraduate and 5 at the Research level. It also offers 18 five-year Integrated courses. All the courses are offered in full-time mode.
NIT Rourkela follows the online mode of application. Admission is strictly based on the merit scored in the entrance examinations.
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|M.Phil/Ph.D in Engineering||Admission Link|
|Name of the Institute||National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela|
|Type of Institute||Public|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance-Based|
|Name of Entrance||B.Tech/B.Arch: JEE Main/JEE Main (Paper 2)|
|Dual Degree (B.Tech. + M.Tech.): JEE Main|
|M.Sc./M.Sc. (Integrated): JAM|
|M.A: Entrance Exam conducted by the institute|
|Ph.D.: Entrance Exam conducted by the institute|
|Mode of Entrance||Online|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee||INR. 500/-|
The institute offers B.Tech. under 13 different specializations. To be eligible for the same the candidates must possess a valid score in JEE Main along with a minimum of 50% marks in the 10+2 qualifying exams.
NIT Rourkela also offers a UG degree in Architecture. To be considered eligible for admission, the candidates must possess a valid JEE Main (Paper 2) score.
|B.Tech.||Biotechnology||A 10+2 qualifying certificate with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks in PCM stream.|
|Computer Science and Engineering|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering|
|Food Process Engineering|
|Metallurgical & Materials Engineering|
|B.Arch.||Planning and Architecture||A 10+2 qualification from a recognized board with 50% marks in aggregate.|
Aside from the above-mentioned courses, the college also offers a Dual Degree/Integrated Degree course. To apply for the same the candidates must possess a 10+2 qualification with a minimum score of 50% marks in PCM.
|Dual Degree (B.Tech + M.Tech)||Electronic Systems and Communication||10+2 qualification with a minimum of 50% marks in PCM stream.|
|Power Control and Drives|
|Control and Automation|
|Power Electronics and Drive|
|Water Resources Engineering|
|Mechatronics and Automation|
|Metallurgical and Materials Engineering|
|Integrated M.Sc.||Applied Geology|
Closing ranks for various courses:
|Courses||Home State||Other State|
|B.Tech.||Male Candidates||Female Candidates||Male Candidates||Female Candidates|
|Computer Science and Engineering||10349||10746||4115||7503|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering||12594||14075||5674||9375|
|Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering||22859||20982||12339||14016|
|Food Process Engineering||56763||54466||37051||27711|
|Metallurgical and Materials Engineering||32750||37220||24313||33022|
NIT, Rourkela offers M.Tech, M.Sc, M.A and MBA courses in various specializations at PG level.
M.Tech. is offered with 35 specializations under various disciplines such as:
To be eligible for admission, the candidates must possess a valid B.E/ B.Tech/M.Sc. degree in a relevant subject with at least 60% marks in aggregate.
|M.Tech. Disciplines||Open OC seats|
|Maximum GATE score||Minimum GATE score|
|Atmosphere and Ocean Science||672||536|
|Communication & Networks||699||645|
|Computer Science Engineering||744||711|
|Control and Automation||799||679|
|Cryogenics & Vacuum Technology||748||612|
|Electronic Systems and Communication||732||657|
|Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering||697||657|
|Energy and Environmental Engineering||650||593|
|Food Processing Engineering||608||552|
|Machine Design & Analysis||791||741|
|Metallurgical & Materials Engineering||688||604|
|Microwave and Radar Engineering||657||632|
|Power Electronics and Drive||757||704|
|Power System Engineering||746||687|
|Signal and Imaging Processing||727||661|
|VLSI Design and Embedded Systems||781||737|
|Water Resource Engineering||639||563|
Aside from M.Tech. the institute also offers a degree in M.Sc, M.A, and MBA.
|M.Sc.||Chemistry||To be eligible for admission to the M.Sc. courses a student must have passed B.Sc. with the proposed specialization as a relevant subject.|
|M.A.||Developmental Studies||B.A, B.Sc, B.Com or B.Tech degree in any discipline with 50 % marks or 5.50/10 CGPA in aggregate.|
|MBA||-||Candidate must have passed B.Tech with 60% marks or 6.5/CGPA in aggregate.|
|Courses||Closing Cut Off|
NIT, Rourkela offers M.Tech Research and Ph.D. programs in the fields of Management, Humanities, Engineering, Science and Social Sciences. It also offers Post-Doctoral programs.
|M.Tech. Research/Ph.D.||Engineering||For M.Tech-R: Candidate must possess B.E/B.Tech/B.Pharm/MCA/M.B.B.S./B.V.Sc./M.Sc/M.A./MBA /M.Com with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate or 6.5/10 CGPA. For Ph.D.: Candidate must have M.E./M.Tech./M.Pharm in relevant discipline with 60% marks in aggregate in UG or PG degree. Or B.E./B.Tech/B.Pharm. or equivalent with CGPA of 7.0 or 65% marks Or MBBS/B.V.Sc. candidates with 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA|
|Social Science||MA/M.Com./MBA/M.Sc. in Humanities or Social Science or Management with 6.5 CGPA or 60% marks in aggregate|
Admission to all B.Tech, Int. MSc. and dual degree programs are made through JEE Mains. The counseling for this is done by the Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB).
Admission will be granted to GATE qualified candidates followed by Common Counselling for M.Tech (CCMT).
If seats remain vacant after GATE qualified candidates, in some specific low popular Specializations, admission can be given to Non-GATE candidates.
Admission will be based on the Written test and/or Interview conducted by the Institute.
NIT, Rourkela follows the online mode of admission and invites the application in the month of April.
For the MBA program, the Institute invites applications in the month of February.
To apply for admission, the candidates must visit the official website of NIT, Rourkela.
Shortlisted candidates have to produce the keep the photocopies of following documents at the time of admission:
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Q) How can one take admission to the UG program (B.Tech, B.Arch, Dual Degree B.Tech & M.Tech, Integrated M.Sc.) at NIT Rourkela?
A) One can take admission to the Undergraduate program (B.Tech, B.Arch, Dual Degree B.Tech & M.Tech, Integrated M.Sc.) at NIT Rourkela only through Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) after qualifying JEE (Main) Examination of the same year. No other means of admission is available at NIT Rourkela.
Q) What is the minimum eligibility requirement for the Dual Degree (B.Tech. + M.Tech.) program?
A) The minimum eligibility requirement for the Dual Degree program is a 10+2 qualification with a minimum of 50% marks in PCM stream.
Q) How can one take admission to the M.Tech program at NIT Rourkela?
A) One can take admission to the M.Tech program through Common Counselling for M.Tech(CCMT) after qualifying GATE. If seats remain vacant after GATE qualified candidates, in some specific low popular Specializations, admission can be given to Non-GATE candidates.
Q) Does NIT Rourkela offer MCA program?
A) NIT Rourkela no longer offers an MCA program. It had discontinued the MCA program since 2007.
Q) How can one take admission to the MBA program at NIT Rourkela?
A) Admission to the MBA program at NIT Rourkela is done through an open advertisement and Institutional selection process. Advertisement comes during the month of January of the previous Academic Year which contains all details including the selection process.
Q) How can one take admission to the MA in Development Studies program at NIT Rourkela?
A) One can apply to M.A. Developmental Studies program on the basis of an entrance exam conducted by NIT Rourkela.
|MBA Last Date||29 Feb, 2020||Apply|
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“We have a very strong alumni network, if they get their free time they usually and share their experiences with us. Yes, the alumni contributed a lot to the development of the college and also they helped many poor students with financial problems.”
- Akash Kumar Meher
The NIT- Rourkela Alumni currently works in different industries such as:
|Where they work||Alumni|
|Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited||1|
|Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Odisha||1|
|Coal India Ltd.||1|
|IMTEK, University of Freiburg||1|
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