Established in the year 1967, NIT Silchar is one of the 31 NITs of the country. Founded as a Regional Engineering College (REC), it was given the status of National Institute of Technology (NIT) in the year 2007. With 11 departments offering courses in Engineering, Science, and Humanities, NIT Silchar is certainly one of the best technical institutions of India. It has been ranked by various ranking agencies such as NIRF, India Today, The Week, and many more.

NIT Silchar Ranking Highlights

Publication/Organization Rank
National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 51
India Today 22
The Week 36
Jagran Josh 48

NIT Silchar NIRF Rankings

National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) is a ranking structure adopted by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) to rank higher education institutions in India based on several factors. It includes the following: Teaching, Learning & Resources, Research, Professional Practice, and Collaborative Performance (RPC), Graduation Outcomes (GO), Outreach and Inclusivity (OI), Peer Perception. 

Currently, the institute has been ranked at 51 position among the top 200 engineering colleges in 2019 Rankings. 

The following graph shows the score obtained by the institute in the parameters as per the ranking:

NIT Silchar NIRF Parameter Score

Tabulated below are the previous 4 years ranking of  NIT Silchar as per NIRF Rankings: 

Year Rank Score (Out of 100)
2019 51 45.61
2018 57 43.09
2017 53 42.73
2016 65 55.49

NIT Silchar The Week Ranking

The Week is a well-known Indian magazine and has been ranking colleges since 2009 in association with Hansa Research. The research/survey is conducted with hundreds of stakeholders across multiple locations and disciplines.

NIT Silchar has been ranked 36 position among the top 150 engineering colleges in India in 2019 ranking. Previously, the institute has been ranked at 51 position and improved its ranking this year. It received an overall score of 275 based on factual data like faculty, placement, accreditation, infrastructure, etc. 

NIT Silchar Jagran Josh Ranking

Jagran Josh, one of India’s top education management portals ranks engineering colleges in the country after comprehensive three-stage research- Desk Research, Student Perception, and Industry Perception. After this rigorous process, around 500 institutes are shortlisted for the ranking process. 

Presently, NIT Silchar has been ranked at 64 position among the top 100 engineering colleges by Jagran Josh Ranking. 

Tabulated below are the ranking of the previous year of NIT Silchar as per Jagran Josh Rankings:

Year Rank
2019 64
2018 61
2017 85

NIT Silchar India Today Ranking

Currently, the institute has been ranked at 22 position among the top 30 government engineering colleges as per India Today 2019 rankings. The overall score obtained by the institute was 1397.5 out of 2000.

Tabulated below are the score obtained by the parameters set by the ranking agency to rank the institute: 

Parameters Score
Intake Quality & Governance 230
Academic Excellence 146
Infrastructure & Living Experience 178.4
Personality & Leadership Development 85.1
Career Progression & Placement 165.1
Objective Score 804.7
Perceptual Score 592.8