National Institute of Technology (NIT) Agartala is ranked 70th in the Engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2019. It is a technology-oriented institute of higher education established by India's Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) in Agartala, India. The institute currently has a strength of 3,101 students and a strong faculty of nearly 2450 members. NIT Agartala was founded as Tripura Engineering College in 1965 and declared a National Institute of Technology (NIT) in 2006. Being recognized as the institute of national importance by an act of the parliament. The Institute is now known as a knowledge hub, with the introduction of more specialized subjects like hydro informatics and aeronautics. NIT Agartala is the first NIT in India to have a Kendriya Vidyalaya within the Campus itself.
|Last date to pay a Ph.D. 2020 application fee||December 23, 2020|
|Last date to submit Ph.D. 2020 admission forms||December 27, 2020|
|Declaration of Shortlisted for Written Test and Interview||January 1, 2021|
NIT Agartala offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level programs in its Engineering and Management departments. Admission is granted on the basis of scores obtained in national level entrance examinations. Last year’s JEE Main cutoff for admission to B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering was 4797-13552. The institute offers various facilities in regards to accommodation, library, sports and extracurricular/cultural activities. The institute also has a great placement record with 350 undergraduate students getting recruited during the last placement drive. The highest offered package was an impressive INR 36 LPA.
|Entrance Exam||JEE Main, NIMCET, GATE, and NET|
|Types of Programs | No. of Programs||UG, PG, and Ph.D. | 20|
|Mode of Registration||Online|
National Institute of Technology Agartala offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level programs in management and engineering departments. Details for the offered courses and their eligibility criteria are as follows:
|B.Tech (Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering, and Bio-Engineering)||Intermediate(10+2) with Mathematics and Physics as compulsory subjects from any recognized Central / State Board of Secondary Examination
A valid score in JEE Main
|MCA in Computer Science||BCA or B.Sc. in CS/IT with at least 60% or equivalent CGPA in total aggregate
A valid score in CCMT
|M.Tech (Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering, and Bio-Engineering)||B.E/ B.Tech in the relevant courses with at least 60% in total aggregate
A valid score in GATE
|MBA (Management and Humanities & Social Sciences)||Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 60% in total aggregate|
|MS in Chemistry and Mathematics||B.Sc.(Hons) in Chemistry/ Mathematics.|
|Ph.D. in Humanities and Social Science||Master degree in the relevant courses with at least 55%|
Note: 5% relaxation in total aggregate is given to all the reserved categories (SC/ST/OBC/PWD)
Check: NIT Agartala Courses
Admission to all the courses is based on the various entrance tests. Candidates must fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria before applying. Eligible candidates must register themselves for admission to their desired courses. The registration procedure for the concerned entrance examination to take admission in NIT Agartala courses:
Step 1: Visit the official page of the concerned entrance exam
Step 3: Register with a valid contact number and email id
Step 4: Choose the technical/ management institute in order of preference
Step 5: Pay the application fee as per your course and category.
Note: Candidates will be notified about the admit card of the respective entrance exam on their registered contact details. Applicants need to visit on the official website of the entrance exam to download the admit card.
Note: Successful candidates satisfying their eligibility with NIT Agartala Cutoff can enroll their names in the concerned departments after the counseling procedure.
Check: NIT Agartala Admission
Tabulated as follows is the 2020 JEE Main cutoff for admission to B.Tech at NIT Agartala:
|Specializations||Opening Rank||Closing Rank|
|Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering||99907||209553|
|Computer Science and Engineering||22415||54501|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering||48014||92935|
|B.Tech + M.Tech in Engineering Physics||99449||219403|
Check: NIT Agartala Cutoff
Scholarships are offered to deserving candidates, particularly to those from low-economic backgrounds Or from Reserved Categories.
Check: NIT Agartala Scholarship
National Institute of Technology Agartala has a highly active training and placement cell which is devoted to providing all the students with the opportunity to get recruited by reputed companies and well known prestigious organizations at domestic and international level. During the previous year, the institute saw a successful placement season with 350 students from the 4-year undergraduate program getting placed bringing in an average CTC of INR 5 LPA and a median CTC of INR 5.5 LPA. The highest offered CTC was worth INR 36 LPA, offered by Works Applications.
The recruiting companies included big names such as Amazon, Samsung, L&T, Tata Motors, Indian Army, Infosys, Ashok Leyland, IBM, Vedanta, Tech Mahindra, Axis Bank, Capgemini and many more.
Read more: NIT Agartala Placement
National Institute of Technology Agartala has a large and diverse faculty of 239 highly qualified members, out of which 160 hold Ph.Ds in their respective disciplines from reputed national and international universities. The faculty at NIT Agartala is very accomplished as all members have considerable expertise in their fields. All the members are very cooperative and supportive towards students and encourage them to maintain curiosity and thirst for knowledge, outside of the syllabus as well. The faculty members follow new and innovative ways of running concepts across the students so that they can understand their subject matter in a more efficient way. The faculty consists of professors, assistant professors, associate professors and others.
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Ques. How is NIT Agartala?
Ans. National Institute of Technology Agartala is ranked 70th in the Engineering category, making it one of the preferred colleges for Engineering candidates in the country. The institute offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level programs. Students at NIT Agartala are provided with many amenities and facilities in academic, extracurricular and other aspects. The faculty at NIT Agartala consists of highly qualified teaching staff, most of which are Ph.D holders in their respective disciplines. The institute offers hostels to male and female students and all necessary recreational facilities to residents as well. Placements are also quite good at NIT Agartala with over 350 students from undergraduate courses getting placed among various companies and bringing in a median annual CTC of INR 5.5 LPA.
Ques. How are placements at NIT Agartala?
Ans. National Institute of Technology has a highly active placement cell which dedicates itself to offering placement opportunities to students. During the previous placement season, the institute saw successful placements with 350 students from the undergraduate 4-year program getting recruited by well-known companies across different sectors. The highest offered package was worth INR 36 LPA, and the average and median CTC were INR 5 LPA and INR 5.5 LPA respectively. Recruiters included Tech Mahindra, Amazon, Samsung, L&T, Tata Motors, Indian Army, Infosys, Ashok Leyland, IBM and many other reputed companies.
Ques. Can I change my branch in NIT Agartala?
Ans. National Institute of Technology Agartala allows for the option of Branch Sliding to first-year students. To be eligible for branch sliding, the student must have obtained a minimum overall CGPA score of 8.5 in the first year.
|B.Tech||₹1.48 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
|M.Tech||₹89,200 (1st Year Fees)||Pass in Graduation + GATE|
|MBA||₹69,800 (1st Year Fees)||Pass in Graduation + CAT|
|M.C.A||₹89,200 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 60% + NIMCET|
|BS + MS||₹29,400 (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|M.Sc||₹21,100 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|B.Tech + M.Tech||₹92,700 (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
Ans. NIT Patna is a renowned institute for pursuing CSE where the placement rate is excellent. It is ranked 134th by NIRF 2019 and provides almost 90% placements every year. NIT Goa rose to 87th rank among the best engineering institutes by NIRF 2019. CSE branch from this institute received 100% placements in top MNCs in 2020. NIT Agartala is ranked 70th in the engineering category by NIRF 2019. The institute provides 100% for CSE branches almost every year. NIT Hamirpur is ranked 60th rank in the engineering category by NIRF 2019. The placement record for this institute is 75-80% every year. NIT or MNIT Jaipur ranks 71st in the engineering category by NIRF 2020. It provides 100% placements for CSE branch every year. NIT Manipur ranks 148th in the engineering category by NIRF 2019. It maintains a 70% placement record for every department every year. Admission Process:- NIT Patna The minimum eligibility criteria for all these colleges is a BTech degree with a minimum of 6.5 CGPA or 60% aggregate. The final selection process for the MTech program is based on the valid score in the GATE exam, which is followed by counselling. The number of seats for this program course is 26. The cutoff required in GATE is 628. NIT Goa The eligibility requirements for pursuing this course are a minimum of 60% marks in BTech. The number of seats available is 25. The cutoff requirements for this course are 659. NIT Agartala The criteria for pursuing this course are 60% marks in BTech. The seats available for this course are 27. The cutoff requirement is 588. NIT Hamirpur The minimum eligibility criteria is 60% marks in the bachelor’s degree. The seats available are 15. The cutoff requirements are 679. NIT Jaipur The minimum eligibility required is 60% marks in a bachelor's degree. The seats alloted is 21. The cutoff requirements are 854. NIT Manipur The minimum criteria required is a 60% of marks in a bachelor's degree. The seats available are 30. The cutoff requirements for this course are 509. Placements: During the 2019-20 placement drive, all these NITs witnessed a placement record of above 90% in top notch MNCs. The average package offered in 2019 is a slightly higher than what offered in 2017-18. Categories NIT Patna NIT Goa NIT Agartala NIT Hamirpur NIT Jaipur NIT Manipur Highest package INR 43.17 LPA INR 15.9 LPA INR 36 LPA INR 12 LPA INR 20.82 LPA INR 12 LPA Average package INR 8.8 LPA INR 7.35 LPA INR 5 LPA INR 7.5 LPA INR 8.19 LPA INR 5.6 LPA The top recruiters are HCL, CTS, Wipro, Jio, Capgemini, IBM, Infosys, Amazon, Samsung, Siemens, Godrej, Accenture, etc. NIT Goa is a new institute whereas NIT Agartala is not the right choice as it has poor infrastructure. Although NIT Patna and NIT Hamirpur are a good choice but MNIT Jaipur is the best among these for pursuing MTech in CSE as it has the best lab facilities with research exposures along with excellent placements.Read more
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