National Institute of Technology Warangal is a Deemed University, ranked #19 by NIRF for 2020. The college was previously known as the Regional College of Engineering first in the chain of 30 NITs (formerly known as the RECs). It has a sprawling campus fitting 3500+ students including faculty members. Since it is a residential campus, it has 16 residential blocks to provide lodging to 3400+ students, 200 teaching staff and 350+ administrative staff.
Admissions to the B.Tech, M.Tech, Ph.D programs are granted through national level entrance exams such as JEE, GATE, and (IIT) JAM. For the year 2019, the opening and closing ranks for B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering were 1980 for home state applicants and 826-1554 for applicants from other states.
NIT Warangal is known for its buzzing events, ‘Technozion- Technical Fest’ held during odd semesters while, ‘Springspree- Cultural Fest’ is organised in even semesters. Students gear up for both these events and also look forward to audi nights or movie nights on campus.
|Established | Type||1959 | Autonomous|
|Recognized / Accredited||MHRD|
|Courses||B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D|
|Entrance Exam||JEE, GATE, NIMCET and CAT/MAT|
|Admission Criteria||Entrance Based|
|Facilities Available||Hostels, 100 Labs, Auditoriums, Library, Indoor Games Complex, Dispensary, etc.|
|Popularly Opted Specializations||B.Tech: Computer Science Engineering / Electrical & Electronics Engineering|
Being one of the leading Engineering Institutes in the country, National Institute of Technology Warangal has received several accolades and rankings from many national and international platforms:
NIT Warangal offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in various specializations. The table below lists all the courses offered by the institute:
|Program||Specialization||Eligibility||Tuition Fee (per annum)|
|B.Tech||Computer Science and Engineering||The candidates interested in any of the NIT institutions whose admission is based on the JEE ranks must have at least 75% marks in their Intermediate class Examination.||INR 63,000|
|M.Tech||Computer Science and Engineering|
The candidates must have at least 60% marks in aggregate or 6.5 CGPA on a 10-Point Scale and valid GATE/JAMscore.
|M.Sc||Organic Chemistry||60% aggregate marks or 6.5CGPA in B.Sc in relevant disciplines.||INR 47,000|
|MCA||-||B.Sc/ B.Sc (hons)/ BCA/ BIT with Mathematics/ Statistics/ Business Mathematics with at least 60% marks or equivalent CGPA or B.E/ B.Tech from recognized university.||INR 67,000|
|MBA||Marketing management||Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA.||INR 1,02,550|
M.E/ M.tech in relevant disciplines with 6.5 CGPA or 60% marks. B.E/ B.Tech in the concerned disciplines with 7.0 CGPA or 65% marks in aggregate
|Computer science & Engineering|
|Electronics & Communication Engineering|
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Note: Final Selection to the program is based on the allocation of seats through JoSSA counseling (Joint Seat Allocation Authority).
Admission to undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral courses at NIT Warangal on the basis of below mentioned national level entrance examinations:
|B.Tech||JEE Main and JEE Advanced Score|
|M.Tech||GATE Score followed by Written Test and/or Interview|
|MBA||CAT, Group Discussion and Interview Round|
|Ph.D||GATE/ UGC-NET/ CSIR-NET/ ICAR or ICMR score OR Written Test and Interview|
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The JEE Main Cutoff for admission to B.Tech courses at NIT Warangal are as tabulated below:
|Course||Home State||Other State|
|Computer Science and Engineering||978-2341||826-1554|
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National Institute of Technology Warangal has a dedicated placement cell called the Training and Placement Section. The cell strives to provide opportunities to the graduating students to get placed with reputed companies and organizations. Between 120 to 150 visit the NIT Warangal campus every year to recruit students from different programs.
The academic year of 2018-2019 saw a successful placement season with 644 students from undergraduate programs across all departments getting placed at well-known companies and esteemed organizations. Recruiting companies included GAIL, Zomato, Capgemini, Maruti Suzuki, Samsung, L&T, Deloitte, ITC, Reliance, Myntra, MRF Tyres, BYJUs and many more. The median salary for the academic session came up to an impressive INR 9,01,325 per annum.
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Scholarships at the National Institute of Technology are offered to deserving candidates, particularly to those from low-economic backgrounds Or from Reserved Categories. Even those who do exceptionally well get a chance to avail the scholarship.
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The National Institute of Technology Warangal has a strong and large faculty of 302 members. All faculty members are exceedingly accomplished and experienced in their fields. 280 of the members are Ph.D holders in their respective fields. The faculty is highly cooperative and can be approached by students for clarification of doubts and concepts at any time, even after class hours and outside the classroom. Consisting of Professors, Assistant Professors, Associate Professors and others, the faculty of NIT Warangal is highly versatile and follows new and innovative methods to impart knowledge on to students.
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Ques. What are the facilities offered by NIT Warangal?
Ans. The facilities offered by NIT, Warangal are as follows:
Ques. What are the scholarship schemes accepted by NIT, Warangal?
Ans. Scholarships are provided by the institute and other organizations to meritorious students enrolling at the institute. Some of the scholarship schemes are as follows:
Ques. What was the highest placement offered at NIT, Warangal?
Ans. As per 2019 placement reports , the highest package offered by NIT, Warangal was INR 39 LPA. The median salary was INR 9 LPA and is increasing each year. Students are given training before the placement interview by the placement cell and are prepared for aptitude tests..
Ques. Which companies are the major recruiters that come for placement at NIT, Warangal?
Ans. The major recruiters who come for placement at the institute are as follows:
Ques. Does NIT, Warangal offer internship opportunities to students?
Ans. Yes, the placement cell organizes summer internship programs for students to learn on the field. Training programs are offered to students to enhance their skill in the field. Aptitude test and interview training is also provided by the institute.
|B.Tech||₹1.3 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
|M.C.A||₹75,000 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 60% + NIMCET|
|M.Tech||₹75,000 (1st Year Fees)||Pass in Graduation + GATE|
|MBA||₹75,000 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|M.Sc||₹20,000 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 55% + IIT JAM|
|Ph.D||₹47,000 (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation|
Ans. NIT Warangal ranks 26th in engineering by NIRF 2019 and provides excellent employment opportunities in many top IT firms. The current strength of the institute is 5010, with faculty members of 302. NIT Warangal placements are one of the best, and every year, around 120-150 companies visit the campus. NIT Surathkal is ranked 21st in engineering by NIRF 2019. It is one of India’s leading engineering colleges with a student strength of 4688 and a faculty of 400 members. It is a pioneer institute having one of the best placement records. Admission process: NIT Warangal The candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree in mathematics/ statistics/ computer application from any recognized university. The minimum marks required for this course is 60%. The final selection of the candidates is a good mark in the NIMCET test. The course fee required is INR 1.52 LPA. The cutoff required is 97. NIT Surathkal MCA candidates are selected based on the 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA obtained in BTech/BE/BCA course. The final selection of the candidates is a good mark in the NIMCET test. The cutoff required is 175. The fees required is INR 1.28 LPA. Placements: NIT Warangal managed to provide job offers to 732 students with a highest package of INR 43.3 LPA. More than 177 companies visited the campus in 2020. NIT Surathkal witnessed 100% placement in 2019 and the maximum average package offered by a company is INR 22 LPA. All the 98 students participated in the placement drive and got their desired job offers. Categories NIT Warangal NIT Surathkal Placement percentage 90% 100% Highest package INR 39 LPA INR 39 LPA Average package INR 15.76 LPA INR 14.15 LPA The top recruiters are Zomato, Capgemini, Samsung, Deloitte, L&T, Genpact, Qualcomm, Microsoft, Oyo, Byjus, Oracle India, etc. Faculty NIT Warangal: It has a strong and supportive team of 300 faculty members who are exceedingly accomplished and experienced in their respective fields. NIT Surathkal: It has a large and diverse faculty of 385 members. All the members are cooperative and very supportive towards their students. Facilities:- NIT Warangal has a computer center of 190+ client machines and has a capacity to include 400+ machines. The central library of NIT Warangal has a capacity of over 1.79 lakh of books and 300 journals. NIT Surathkal has a central library equipped with the latest technology. There are shopping complexes, medical facilities, open air auditorium, and all the required facilities needed for the students in NIT Surathkal. Thus, for pursuing an MCA course, it is always preferable to go for NIT Warangal than NIT Surathkal.Read more
Ans. Both NITs and IITs have a high brand value and are ranked amongst the top institutions in the country. Often it is advised to pursue M.Tech from older NITs or IITs rather than newer ones, as they have a better connection in the industry and are validated by the placement records, also special mentions earned. Given below is a brief comparison. The table given below provides a brief comparison amongst the institutes: Institutes NIRF Ranking Total Fees Seat Intake NIT Trichy 24 4 LPA 100-120 NIT Warangal 46 3.6 LPA 116 NIT Calicut 23 3.2 LPA 480 IIT BBS 56 7 LPA 130 IIT Gandhinagar 35 6.8 LPA 320 IIT Hyderabad 17 8 LPA 30 Placement Statistics NIT Trichy The average placement percentage has been around 75% Highest Package offered to the students was 42 LPA whereas the average salary was 6.25 LPA Top recruiters are Cognizant, Wipro, Sonata, HSBC Bank, etc. NIT Warangal The institute recorded an average placement rate of 80% Highest Package offered was 43.3 LPA while the average package was 7.25 LPA. Top recruiters are Amazon, Flipkart, ISRO, Oracle, etc. NIT Calicut The institute recorded an overall placement rate of 85% The highest package offered to the students was 50 LPA whereas the average salary was 9 LPA Some of the prominent recruiters being Amazon, Qualcomm, Larsen and Turbo, Microsoft, etc. IIT BBS The average placement rate was 85% Students received the highest package of 43.33 LPA while the average salary was 6.5 LPA. Major recruiting companies have been Cognizant, Microsoft, L&T Infotech, Wipro, Sonata, HSBC Bank, etc. IIT Gandhinagar The average placement rate has been over 80% Students were offered the highest package of 40 LPA while the average salary was 7.5 LPA Some of the chief recruiters are Amazon, Flipkart, ISRO, Oracle, DRDO etc. IIT Hyderabad Average placement percentage has been around 90% Students were offered the highest package of 44 LPA while the average salary ranged from 10-13 LPA Top recruiters have been Adobe, Amazon, Microsoft, Airtel, DRDO etc. The NITs under consideration are the top three NITs of the country and are institutes of academic excellence. Many government funded and internationally collaborative research projects are carried on and students get to explore a lot and get an opportunity to curate and shape innovative ideas. It is very tough to distinguish between these colleges as these are premier institutes of the nation. Infrastructurally they are almost at par with all facilities available. Hence, it is up to the student to choose a given course in a particular college.Read more
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|Jadavpur University - [JU], Kolkata||# 5 by The Week (university)||₹2,400|
|Netaji Subhas University of Technology - [NSUT], New Delhi||# 5 by ARIIA (university)||₹2,11,000|