National Institute of Technology (NIT) Hamirpur is ranked at 60th in the Engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2019, making it one of the leading technical institutes in India. The university started as a regional engineering college. But in 2002 the university was included in the list of NITs under the National Institute of Technology Act 2007 and was also declared as an Institute of National Importance. The college currently has a student strength of 3,291 including male and female students, as well as a highly qualified faculty of over 220 members with a majority of Ph.D. holders.
NIT Hamirpur offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level programs in Engineering, Science, Humanities and 11 other departments. Admission is done based on entrance examinations such as JEE Mains, GATE, CAT and NET. The institute also offers healthcare, sports, and other facilities to students. NIT Hamirpur has had a great placement record with many of B.Tech students getting placed last year, with an average annual CTC of INR 6.78 LPA. The highest package offered was for INR 1.3 cr PA.
|Courses||UG, PG and Doctoral Program|
|Entrance Exam||JEE Main, CAT/MAT/CMAT, GATE, NIMCET|
|Mode of Registration||Online|
The college offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral degrees in engineering, management, and architecture. The details for the programs are as mentioned below:
|Program||Specialization||Eligibility||Tuition Fee (per annum)|
|B.Tech||Civil Engineering||75% marks in the 10+2 examination OR top 20 percentile in the 10+2 examination conducted by the respective board||INR 1,46,100|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering|
|M.Tech||Computer Science and Engineering|
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering / Technology / AMIE / MCA in appropriate discipline or a Master's Degree in appropriate discipline with CGPA 6.5 on a 10 point scale or equivalent or 60% marks in the qualifying degree
|Electronics and Communication Engineering|
|Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering|
|M.Sc||Physics||Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline with minimum 55% marks or 5.5 out of 10 CGPA||INR 39,100|
|MBA||Business Administration||Bachelor’s degree holder in any branch of Science, Commerce and Humanities with 50% marks secured in the qualifying examination and valid CAT/MAT/CMAT scores.||INR 94,100|
Master's Degree in relevant science subject with 60% marks or CGPA 6.5 on a 10
|Science / Management|
|Humanities and Social Sciences|
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The admission for various courses is based on the following entrance exams.
|B. Tech||JEE Main|
|Ph.D.||Entrance Exam/ Personal Interview|
Check: NIT Hamirpur Admissions
National Institute of Technology Hamirpur is well known for its placement record because of its highly dedicated and efficient placement cell. The Training and Placement Cell of NIT Hamirpur is committed to getting students placed at reputed companies and esteemed organizations in India and abroad. In the academic year 2018-2019, the institute saw a successful placement season with many companies visiting the campus and nearly 350 students from the B.Tech program getting recruited with an overall placement index of 86%. The highest package has reached up to INR 1.2 Cr. per annum. The Average package offered for the session 2018-2019 was INR 6.78 LPA and a median of INR 6.5 LPA
Recruiters for the placement drive included big tech giants in the industry such as Accenture, Capgemini, Cognizant, Ford, HSBC, Godrej, Infosys, IBM, Reliance, Larsen and Toubro and many more.
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National Institute of Technology Hamirpur allows a number of scholarships to the eligible students. The scholarships offered are as follows
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National Institute of Technology Hamirpur has a large and diverse faculty of 224 members, with 203 of them being Ph.D holders in their respective disciplines. The other members are either MBA or M.Tech degree holders. All faculty members at NIT Faculty are highly accomplished and hold considerable experience in their fields. They are very interactive and supportive of students, and also encourage clarification of concepts and doubts even outside of classrooms. The faculty at NIT Hamirpur consists of Professors, associate professors, assistant professors and others.
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Ques. Is NIT Hamirpur good?
Ans. National Institute of Technology Hamirpur is ranked 60th in the Engineering category nationally by NIRF Ranking 2019, making it one of the prime technical institutes in the country. The college offers specializations in programs at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level. NIT Hamirpur has a highly qualified faculty of over 200 members with most of them having Ph.Ds in their fields. The college has a really good placement record as well, which is at par with the IITs and other NITs. There are many facilities available for students including, hostels, recreational, food, sports, health care and more. Overall NIT Hamirpur is a really good option for eligible candidates seeking admission to engineering programs.
Ques. How are Placements at NIT Hamirpur?
Ans.National Institute of Technology Hamirpur has had a very successful placement record over the years, with students from all departments getting recruited annually by reputed companies that are some of the biggest names in the industry. In last year’s placement season, about 350 students across the B.Tech stream were placed, with a placement percentage of 86%. Many reputed companies such as Amazon, Goldman Sachs, Capgemini, Wipro, Deloitte, Tata Motors, Cognizant, L&T, ITC and several others were among the recruiting companies. The highest CTC offer made was worth INR 1.3 Crore per annum.
Ques. How to apply for admission to B.Tech at NIT Hamirpur?
Ans.Eligible candidates seeking admission to B.Tech, B.Tech + M.Tech Dual degree candidates must register and apply at the official website of JEE Main. For B.Arch, candidates have to register for NATA entrance examination.
|B.Tech||₹1.46 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
|MBA||₹94,100 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 50% + CMAT|
|M.Tech||₹94,100 (1st Year Fees)||Pass in Graduation + GATE|
|M.Sc||₹39,100 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|M.Arch||₹94,100 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|B.Arch||₹1.46 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|B.Tech + M.Tech||₹1.46 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
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