National Institute of Technology, Srinagar (NITSRI) is a public engineering and research institution, located in Srinagar, Jammu, and Kashmir, India which was established in 1960 as the Regional Engineering College, Srinagar. The institute is ranked at the 67th position by the NIRF.
NIT Srinagar offers B.Tech, M.Tech, and M.Sc. (Physics) for the students looking to make a career in the field of technology. In addition, the college also offers Ph.D. courses under 10 different specialization subjects.
The institute offers B.Tech. under 10 specializations. Admission is done on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the JEE (Main) which is conducted at the All India level.
The shortlisted candidates based on JEE (Main) results will be called for the counseling round at NIT Srinagar. For SC/ST students the qualifying marks would be 65% in the 12th class examination For NRIs, admission is done through DASA.
M.Tech. is offered under eight specializations, admission to the same will be granted on the basis of the scores secured in GATE followed by a counseling session conducted by the CCMT.
Aside from M.Tech., NIT Srinagar also offers M.Sc. under the discipline of Physics. Admission to the M.Sc. program will be done on the basis of the Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. (JAM).
The institute offers a Ph.D. and an M.Phil. course under the Doctorate level. To be eligible for the same, the candidates must possess a UGC/GATE qualification.
Read about NIT Srinagar Courses & Fees
|Name of the Institute||National Institute of Technology, Srinagar|
|NIRF Ranking||67th (Engineering)|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance-based|
|Name of Entrance Exam||B.Tech. - JEE Main|
|M.Tech. - GATE|
|M.Sc. - IIT JAM|
|Ph.D./M.Phil. - UGC-NET/CSIR/GATE|
|B.Tech||₹1.37 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
|M.Tech||₹80,900 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|JAM Registration||04 Sep - 09 Oct, 2020||-|
|JAM Exam||09 Feb, 2020||-|
|GATE Registration||14 Sep - 30 Sep, 2020||https://gate.iitb.ac.in/|
|GATE Exam||05 Feb, 2021; 07 Feb, 2021; 12 Feb, 2021; 14 Feb, 2021;||-|
NIT Srinagar offers a B.Tech. degree under the following eight specializations for a duration of four years-
|No. of Specializations||8 Specializations|
|Basic Eligibility Criteria||10+2 with 75% marks|
|Basic Admission Criteria||JEE Main|
Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of the scores secured in JEE (Main). They will be called for the counseling round at NIT Srinagar. Seat allotment will be based on subject test scores and the choices given by the candidate, in the order of their merit and priority taken together.
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|Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology - [Thapar], Patiala||# 51 by NIRF||₹3,30,850|
|Vellore Institute of Technology - [VIT University], Vellore||# 3 by ARIIA (university)||₹1,95,750|
|National Institute of Technology - [NIT], New Delhi||# 25 by Indiatoday (public)||₹80,216|
|National Institute of Technology - [NIT], Imphal||# 158 by NIRF||₹1,37,675|
|Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University - [SMVDU], Katra||# 6 by ARIIA (university)||₹1,40,438|
|Harcourt Butler Technological University - [HBTU], Kanpur||# 21 by Indiatoday (public)||₹1,29,150|
NIT Srinagar offers M.Tech. and M.Sc. degree at the PG level. M.Tech. is offered under eight specializations such as-
The M.Sc. course is offered in one specialization- Physics for a duration of 2 Years.
|No. of Specializations||M.Tech. - 8 Specializations|
|M.Sc. - 1|
|Basic Eligibility Criteria||Bachelor’s degree|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance-based|
M.Tech. - 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 open / OBC candidate in Qualifying degree. (6.0 or 55% for SC/ST)
M.Sc. - Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 60% marks with Physics as main and Mathematics as a subsidiary subject or with Physics and Mathematics among the main subjects.
Admission to the M.Tech. program will be granted on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the GATE followed by CCMT. The following documents must be submitted at the time of admission-
Admission will be granted on the basis of IIT JAM.
NIT Srinagar also offers a Ph.D. and M.Phil degree under 10 different fields of research.
|Areas of Research||10 Disciplines|
The Doctorate of Philosophy courses at NITSRI is offered under 10 different areas of research such as-
|Civil Engineering||Electrical Engineering||Electronics & Communication Engineering||Mechanical Engineering||Chemical Engineering|
|Metallurgy & Materials Engineering||Mathematics||Computer Science and Engineering||Physics||Chemistry|
To be eligible for admission to any of the above-mentioned courses, the candidates must possess the following qualifications-
The candidates applying for the Ph.D. courses need to sit for a written test conducted by the Institute followed by the Interview round. The candidates also need to give a presentation on the subject on which he desires to pursue the Ph.D. degree. The merit list for the Ph.D. course is based on the performance of the candidates in the written test as well as the presentation round.
To apply for admission, the candidates must first apply for the necessary entrance exams. Application forms can be downloaded from the official website of NIT Srinagar.
|Application Fee||INR. 1500/- (INR. 1000/- for SC/ST candidates|
Ques. Does the institute offer any hostel accommodations?
Ques. What is the eligibility criteria for B.Tech?
Ques. What is the basic admission criteria for NIT Srinagar?
Ans. Admission to the undergraduate program- B.Tech. is done through the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE-Main) or Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA) (through SAT), for non-resident Indians.
Admission to postgraduate courses is done based on Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) scores, though Centralized Counselling for M.Tech (CCMT) for M.Tech courses and through Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. for M.Sc. courses.
Ques. Where is the institute located?
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