National Institute of Technology (NIT) Kurukshetra ranks 40 among the top engineering colleges in India in the NIRF Ranking 2020 and ranks 27 by the Week 2020. Out of the wide range of courses, NIT Kurukshetra is well known for its B.Tech program. The NIT Kurukshetra admission to B.Tech is solely on the basis of JEE Main score followed by the JoSAA Counselling.
In NIT Kurukshetra placement 2020, a total of 423 students placed in the UG courses and 135 students in the PG courses. The highest CTC offered is INR 43.31 LPA grabbed by the B.Tech student. The placement rate for the year 2020 touched at 92.05%.
NIT Kurukshetra Admission Updates
- NIMCET invites online application until April 7, 2021.
- JEE Main entrance exam considered for NIT Kurukshetra B.Tech admission is scheduled on Feb 23 to 26, 2021, Mar 15 to 18, 2021, Apr 27 to 30, 2021, May 24 to 28, 2021
- CMAT examination for admission in management courses will be conducted on March 31, 2021.
NIT Kurukshetra Key Points
- Admission to all the UG, PG and Ph.D courses is entrance based followed by the specific selection criteria.
- The final shortlisting in NIT Kurukshetra MBA is done via Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
- There are 53 seats in the MBA programme, out of which 21 are offered to general category candidates.
- Candidates seeking NIT Kurukshetra admission in MCA have to appear for NIMCET entrance test.
- The highest salary offered to MBA students is INR 10 LPA and the average CTC goes around 5.97 LPA.
NIT Kurukshetra Rankings
NIT Kuruskshetra has steadily improved its NIRF Ranking from 43 spots in 2018 to 41 in 2019 and now at rank 40. Alongside, the popular rankers like The Week raked NIT Kurukshetra at 27. Check the table below for detailed NIT Kurukshetra Ranking
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NIT Kurukshetra Courses and Fees
|Program||Program Details||Selection Basis|
|B.Tech||Duration: 4 years
Fees: INR 5.74 Lakhs
Eligibility: Class 12 in PCM with at least 75% marks in aggregate
|JEE Main score through JoSAA Counselling|
|MBA||Duration: 2 years
Fees: INR 1.81 Lakhs
Eligibility: Bachelor's degree with minimum 50% marks (45% for reserved category)
|Common Aptitude Test + GD + Interview|
|MCA||Duration: 2 years
Fees: INR 2.65 Lakhs
Eligibility: BCA or equivalent degree from a recognised University
|NIMCET merit followed by Counselling|
Fees: INR 2.24 Lakhs
Eligibility: BE/BTech in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% aggregate (55% for reserved category)
|GATE score + CCMT Counselling|
Fees: INR 16,100 (first year)
Eligibility: Master's degree with minimum 60% aggregate or 6.5 CGPA OR Bachelor's degree with minimum 70% aggregate or 7.0 CGPA and at least 10 years of work experience
|Written Test + PI|
NIT Kurukshetra JEE Advanced Cutoff
NIT Kurukshetra cutoff for B.Tech based on JEE Advanced is shown in the table below:
|Electronics and Communication Engineering||6567||2891||1824||888|
|Production and Industrial Engineering||20009||7048||4762||2064|
NIT Kurukshetra Placement
The placement cell of NIT Kurukshetra conducts all the placement related activities like assisting visiting companies, facilitating pre-placement talks, teleconferencing, videoconferencing, online interviews, etc to students. The team works towards placement oriented tasks and gives every possible support to recruiting companies and students. Here are some highlights from of NIT Kurukshetra placement 2020:
|Jobs Offered||UG: 438 and PG: 135|
|Highest CTC offered for B.Tech||INR 43.31 LPA|
|Highest CTC offered for MBA||INR 10 LPA|
|No. of Students Placed||UG: 423 and PG: 135|
|Top Recruiters||Coca Cola, Airtel, Indian Oil, Mahindra, EXL, Goldman Sachs, Nestle, Microsoft, Futures Fest, Havells, Ford, Paytm, Honda, Flipkart|
NIT Kurukshetra Scholarship
The National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra offers various performance-linked awards and scholarships to the meritorious students of the institution. NIT Kurukshetra scholarships are listed below:
- 26 merit scholarships and 52 Merit-cum-Means scholarships are offered to UG students
- NIT Kurukshetra also provides Alumni Association Scholarship, Post-metric Scholarship and various national scholarships.
- Students are awarded INR 2,400 per year as the NIT Kurukshetra scholarship amount.
NIT Kurukshetra FAQs
Ques. What rank is required for NIT Kurukshetra B.Tech in Computer Engineering?
Ques. I am an SC candidate from Haryana. Is there any scholarship provided by NIT Kurukshetra?
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Ques. Is NIT Kurukshetra MCA admission based on merit?
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