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National Institute of Technology Durgapur

Durgapur, West Bengal
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National Institute of Technology Durgapur (NIT Durgapur)
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3.9/5
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Placements
3.5/5
Value for Money
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Best college after iit kgp in West Bengal.

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Last Seen: 08 Feb' 22

Joined On: 08 Feb' 22

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 08 Feb' 22 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
Our college is spread around 187 acres.There are total 14 halls for both boys and girls,for 1st year students you will be alloted the new hall number 11 where you have to share your room with 2 others.We have a cenrtal library having more than 10 lakhs books including journals,various books for competitive exams ,etc.We have a good medical unit and tied up hospitals in durgapur and kolkata.We have a caferteria and 2 saloons opened at saturday and sunday.We have a gym and unlimited wifi.
Academics
The mechanical department of nit durgapur is pretty good.Although our faculty members are very knowledgeable and highly qualified from premium indian colleges.But only few are very friendly and have a good teaching style ,few are very rude ,few have poor teaching skills,and some are just in a hurry to finish the syllabus somehow.Well each semester consists of 3 phases ca1,ca2 and end term .Curriculum is not fully updated compared to foreign top colleges.
Placements
The placement of our college is pretty good this year.Until now our 7th semester more than 70% are placed with an average placement of 11.46 LPA CTC and the highest is 46 LPA CTC grabbed by 19 students of cse and ece branches.About 11% of students got more than 20+ LPA CTC ,6% students got 15-20 LPA CTC,15% students got 10-15 LPA CTC. This year onwards we have a new placement policy where you can sit for companies offering 12.5+ LPA CTC or PSU if your department placement % is more than 75.
Value-for-money
The fees of nits iits are very high compared to local private colleges in bengal and gov. medical colleges,but if you are able to show an ITR of less than 5 lacs during admission time you can get scholarship of 66% . The total fees in 4 years is 6,38,900 and around 8 lacs at the end including the mess food and extra curricular activities.
Campus Life
There are 20 clubs in our college for example cca robocell,tech ,coding ,edc ,mntc and many quiz riddles clubs too.There is an annual fest every year and also junction and big bazar is near NIT where you can enjoy your evening with your colleagues.We have a basic health care facility very popular among students.No ragging is there so a good social culture among students and you will be watching a lots of diversity in the campus .
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I want the college fees of NITS IITS hike to be reduced to make it look as a government reputed institute .I chose this college as it the best college after iit kgp in west bengal.The best thing about my course in this college that this course make me learn time management and gives that exposure to the outside world. Thank you
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It is okay to join in our clg

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Last Seen: 30 Nov' 21

Joined On: 30 Nov' 21

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 30 Nov' 21 by sridhar Naidu
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I'm sridhar gadi from national Institute of technology durgapit (nitdgp). My clg have all necessary infrastructure and very good faculty with the best equipment but our clg is old one our infrastructure is also old but we have very good faculty members
Academics
I'm a mechanical engineering student at national Institute of technology durgapur The quality of teaching in our clg is in my opinion not bad it based on your intrest like how you receive the lecture our curriculum is updated and includes the recent development in the field I think what I study make me ready for job
Placements
Placements at our clg is very good for cse and ece students compared to mechanical we also get companies buy compared to those who don't get much salary package will be good the average salary offered to an average student is about 6 lpa
Value-for-money
I'm a student with the income certificate which is below one lack and I don't have tution fee I only pay for the exam and hostel feee my frnds are paying fee I think we are getting our money's worth by the experienced faculties
Campus Life
Our campus is around 200 acres we have more staff members in our clg they stay inside the campus only we have grounds for playing and also time to play we have coaches to teach us our campus is safe we can handle in emergencies
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Last Seen: 09 Oct' 21

Joined On: 30 Sep' 21

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 09 Oct' 21 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
The classrooms in the college are spacious, the laboratories are well equipped with modern amenities, two large playgrounds are there which facilitates various kinds of activities. The hostel rooms are more or less okay with decent and cheap food in hostel.
Academics
I am a student of Chemical Engineering in NIT Durgapur and according to me the quality of teaching is nice here with professors well versed in their respective fields. The curriculum of the course is neatly designed which is totally compatible with today's competitive world.
Placements
The overall average placement in this college is at an average level or just more than average with average package being 10-12 LPA. Although big tech giants like Microsoft, Google,Amazon and the great PSU giants like IOCL, HPCL, Reliance Industries come for on campus hiring, they are bagged by only a certain no. of students.
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Last Seen: 03 Sep' 21

Joined On: 03 Sep' 21

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 03 Sep' 21 by Phalak tiwari
College Infrastructure
The library of nit Durgapur is a center of attraction for everyone. It is 3 storeyed building with digital classrooms. It has a collection of 1 L books. The hostels are very hygenic and each has a seperate mess for each hostel.
Academics
I am in the final year of B.tech in metallurgical branch. The course curriculum is not that updated which you will find in IITs ,bits pilani . But many courses are being introduced. Recently , meeting was held on the introduction of instrumentation branch.
Placements
Placements of this college particularly in non core branches is very good. Companies like microsoft, Amazon, Deloitte, cognizant, Bajaj, Tata group comes for recruitment. Average package for the metallurgy branch was 6L per annum.
Value-for-money
The semester fees in online mode is 95k and in offline mode is 1.1L. But various scholarships are provided for the obc /sc/st students but for general students there are very less. Fee remission is given on the basis of annual income.
Campus Life
The teachers here are very friendly in terms of coordination with the students. Various sports grounds are provided for the students like cricket football basketball. You will get the best mess food in this college.
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My college experience of one year at NIT DGP

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Last Seen: 29 Jul' 21

Joined On: 29 Jul' 21

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 29 Jul' 21 by Pabitra Senapati
College Infrastructure
As I started my college in online and still going so, that's why I have not seen my campus in my eye. But according to seniors NIT DGP has a decent college infrastructure with labs having modern facilities. Hostels have free 24*7 wi-fi facilities.
Academics
As it is a college with national importance we have a healthy academical environment. Some professors are good but not all of them. Curriculum is also updated but according to me it is not job-ready after all. As you have to develop your own skill by own and professors are not going to teach you all those stuffs.
Placements
NIT DGP has a decent placement scenario with 75 percent+ avg. placement with a avg. CTC 7-8 LPA. Almost 120-130+ companies come for on campus placement along with tech giants, mass recruiter and core companies.
Campus Life
NIT DGP has a campus of 187 acres along with 14 hostels. So you can judge how it could be full of enjoyment along with tech fest and cultural fest every year. Infrastructure of first year hostel (Hall 11) is too good but rest others are not so like Hall 11 the college is old enough and some buildings are old and the process of renovation of them is under process and the mess food avg. of its kind.
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Not at all worth it. Just a hype

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Last Seen: 06 Jun' 21

Joined On: 17 Dec' 18

Education Interest: Management

Education Level: Graduate & Above

Posted on 06 Jun' 21 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
Infrastructure needs massive development for this college. Benches, chairs, etc need to be modernized. Some classes don't even have proper working fans. Living spaces are ok. But rooms could do with 2 roommates instead of 3-4 based on the room size. Food quality for some hostels is good. But not same for all hostels. Quantity is sufficient however for all. There are no smartboards in classrooms. Summers can be very tough in Durgapur. Cooling arrangements can be made for the hostel residents.
Academics
More effort on rote learning, passing the exams. Not much adherence is given to knowledge gathering. Only a couple of professors treat students humanely. Best is to avoid being targeted. Only one student or two are seen with good eyes.
Placements
M.tech placements are horrendous, especially for electrical department. Placement cell is not even bothered about it. Often queries regarding such are not entertained, rather students are driven out from the office of the placement officer.
Value-for-money
Not worth it. Some of the other NITs and IITs provide a grander experience. Not much learning is seen. Rather important to be not subjected by professors. Takes a massive toll on mental health and other health related issues for many student. Not worth it.
Campus Life
The best aspect of campus life is the fun that one can have with friends either in the hostel, or being involved in various clubs, to learn new skills, or the least to pass some time. Else not much is present to look forward to.
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Nice college with above average placement and good campus Li

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Last Seen: 28 May' 21

Joined On: 29 Mar' 18

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: Class 12

Posted on 28 May' 21 by Ankit yadav
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Library: NIT Durgapur library is a separate three storey building with a collection of 1.5lac volumes consisting of text books, reference books etc.It is equipped with digital library. A CADEMIC BUILDING:There are two separate academic building:new and old.Buildings are equipped with all modern accessories..HOSTEL:College has 7 boys and 2 girls hostel,three of these are single bed rooms for senior students.Recreational rooms and separate mess are present in every hostel.OTHERS:Two sports field a
Academics
I am a student of MME and I think my curriculum is updated one and it is efficient in providing jobs.Every subjects is taught with 50%lecture hours,30%lab classes and 20%tutorial classes.My curriculum focus in research and development, industrial knowledge and also helps to gain knowledge in IT sector through different electives.I think this curriculum should be updated by recent developments in this field with more industrial application.
Placements
Overall placement ranges from 75%-80% every year.Big tech giants like Microsoft,Amazon,JP Morgan,Flipkart,Goldman Sachs etc visits campus for hiring.Other major companies like HAL,TATA,JINDAL,Haldia petrochemical lmt. also visit.Computer science related stream has highest placement percentage with highest packages(39-43lpa). Mechanical engineering:75%-80%.Electrical engineering:70%-77%.Chemical engineering:65%-70%.MME:55%-60%.Civil engineering:40%-45%.biotech:40%-45%.Average package:7.8lpa
Value-for-money
Course cost of this college is 1.3-1.5 lac per year.Under privileged (OBC,SC/ST) and low family income students are provided with Tution fee waiver.This benefit is also available for physically challenged students.In comparison with other government,semi government and private colleges in India this college has low course cost and average median packages.So I find my money's worth studying in this college.
Campus Life
Campus Life in NIT Durgapur is good.There is full freedom inside the campus but time barrier for 1st year students both for boys and girls.Two fest occur every year,Aarohan: annual techno management fest and other Nityamini : cultural fest,both are second most big in eastern India after IIT Kharagpur.Different clubs like CCA,drama club,music club,dance club,and many other clubs like Radio nitroz,Darpan etc are present.They organise many events.It is situated in durgapur,major city of WB.
Anything Else
Gender ratio in this college is good in comparison with other colleges.student teacher relation are also nice.
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The place of nostalgia

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Last Seen: 28 May' 21

Joined On: 15 Feb' 17

Education Interest: Management

Education Level: Graduate & Above

Posted on 27 May' 21 by Poulami Dwibedi
College Infrastructure
The college is really well equipped and has improved its infrastructural facilities over time.There is a well stocked central library,two large playgrounds(called popularly as Ovals and Lords),a Student's Activity Centre for workout,sports and other recreational features.The classrooms are spacious ,hostels are well maintained.There is Wifi connectivity in the campus.The departments have been renovated recently and converted to posh classrooms,with beautiful laboratories and digitalisation.
Academics
I had studied Chemical Engineering and the faculty was one of the best on campus.The course curriculum is well updated,the projects and experimental work are all in keeping with the need of the subject and makes a person prepare himself well for the industry.Definitely one needs to work hard too.The teachers take classes regularly and even arrange for extra clasees if need be so.
Placements
The placements were really good in 2017 and I myself had been placed on campus.For the batch of 2017-2018 around 500 students were placed among 746 students.The median salary was 6 lpa .The placement coordinators were really great and ensured to make the process as smooth as possible.
Value-for-money
In 2017 the course fee per year .Yes it was worth the money mainly because the tag definitely plays a major role as it is a Tier c1 ollege in the country and also the faculty and infrastructure is really good.The seniors are also helpful and assist in making the campus a congenial place to live in.
Campus Life
The college has a medical unit for emergencies.The campus is a beautiful place and has a lovely atmosphere.The seniors are friendly and the faculty is great.There are numerous clubs for different extracurricular activities and also fests are an important part of the enjoyment.Freshers' welcome to farewell the journey is really awesome.
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Great college, 2nd best in Eastern India.

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Last Seen: 25 May' 21

Joined On: 25 May' 21

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 25 May' 21 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
The new hostels have large spaces and beautiful infrastructure alongwith hygienic and clean washrooms. The rooms are spacious and the architecture is really nice. The new boy's hostel is also great, however the playground is small.
Academics
I'm studying CSE and the quality of teaching is good offline. Unfortunately online it has been difficult for both professors and students. Most professors are passionate about the subject they teach in class.
Placements
Placements for CSE/IT is great. It's above 95 percent(excluding mass recruiters). Even the summer internships are great, particularly for CSE/IT and Mechanical students. ECE, EE branches also get good internships.
Value-for-money
The fees is high in online because we are doing online classes so it feels bit unreasonable tbh. The access to libraries, professors and other facilities isn't available online so the fees seems high wrt that
Campus Life
Campus life is great, even though it is in a small city. Experience is what we make out of it afterall. Regional engineering colleges were made in 1960's to promote education in remote areas and it surely helped.
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Pretty smooth experience.

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Last Seen: 15 Sep' 21

Joined On: 10 Apr' 18

Education Interest: Medical

Education Level: Class 12

Posted on 24 Apr' 21 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
Infrastructure is pretty good. Most of the old buildings are being replaced by newer ones. Labs are well equipped and has the NBA accreditation for tier1 college. You will have access to most of the softwares like MATLAB, etc (the college has bought license for the softwares)
Academics
If you are genuinely interested in learning you are going to have a lot of opportunities. The professors here have really good knowledge of the subjects and most of them are ready to help. Also professors are engaged in research so you can have a chance to do research work under them.
Placements
Placements are above average. Most of the good product based companies like amazon, Microsoft , Qualcomm visit the campus. Jp morgan and goldman sachhs also recruit for software profiles. Cesc ,reliance,tata etc also visit the campus.
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I personally enjoyed the campus life a lot

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Last Seen: 24 Apr' 21

Joined On: 24 Apr' 21

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 24 Apr' 21 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
The college has all the necessary infrastructure,facilities and equipments. Classrooms and washrooms are pretty clean and are well maintained. The food in the canteen is served in hygienic conditions. We have all the necessary sports equipments. We also have mandatory yoga classes in the 2nd semester.
Academics
I am studying Computer Science Engineering because I want to become a software engineer and land a job in good companies. Quality of teaching is really good. The teachers conduct frequent exams to keep check on how much we are learning from the lectures. The present curriculum is up to date is sufficient to make students job ready if studied and applied sincerely.
Placements
Placement is good. The placement rate has been around 72% with a total of 116 companies participating. The highest was around 34 LPA in CSE or IT dept. Average CTC was around 9 LPA. The placement process was easy and smooth.
Value-for-money
The course fee per year is 1.4 lacs. The hostel fees is still being collected even though we weren't allowed to access the hostels during this pandemic. However the rest of the infrastructure and facilities are totally worth of the fees.
Campus Life
Campus life was cool. No ragging at all. Seniors have been really supportive. Our college has numerous clubs where one can participate and nurture their co curricular and technical skills which often are helpful for placements as well. The college is based in a plant city hence the city design is really beautiful and planned. The area is perfectly safe and has hospitals for handling emergencies as such
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National Institute Of Technology Durgapur

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Last Seen: 21 Feb' 21

Joined On: 21 Feb' 21

Education Interest: Management

Education Level: Graduate & Above

Posted on 21 Feb' 21 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
The facilities , equipment and laboratories are very good . There is offline online library which you can access . WiFi is below average . Hostels are net and Clean . Canteen food is available at low cost.
Academics
I personally think that the curriculum is somewhat repetition of Btech. It could have better . Industrial exposure of my college is bit less for mechanical engineering . Faculties are very good and supportive .
Placements
Reputed companies like TCS , Infosys , Lnt , Oracle , Tata visit the campus to give lots of job opportunities to the students . Also many MNCs also visit in our college . Internship opportunities are also get to many students .
Value-for-money
Fee structure is feasible . For first year Btech student is 1.5 lacks . Also you can get scholarship if you belong to reserved category. This college is value for money due to its great placement rate.
Campus Life
Infrastructure is not soo good . Sports facilities are not good enough . Yeh hostel facility is quite good . Every year there will be technical festivals and also you will get chance to show your skills and knowledge .
Anything Else
Professors are supportive and alot knowledge of their respective field . For Btech this College is good because of the placement statistics. You can secure sit in this College by securing good rank in JEE mains.
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Have quality time and learnt many things

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Last Seen: 12 Oct' 20

Joined On: 25 May' 18

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 02 Oct' 20 by THONTI BEERAIAH
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Being a research scholar expected very good laboratory but it doesn't meet requirements of research scholars and no special equipment is available for Thermal students to do projects.Class room is good enough but doesn't have projector. no single sharing rooms available but hostel building is good enough to spend peaceful life no
Academics
I am studying M.Tech in Thermal engineering in which I want to continue my research further.The faculty are highily qualified and way of teaching is also good. Our curriculum is up to date but some subjects are not that useful and some faculty won't teach passionatelt. CFD is the only subject which make you job ready
Placements
Many IT companies will come and allow you for placements if you have good coding skills (enough to compete with other students) you will be place easily with above average package like 3.5 LPA to 7LPA. Core companies come rarely and unfortunately won't even allow you to sit in interview. Core companies like LnT offer around 5LPA. College is supportive for placements
Value-for-money
I pay around 65,000 per semester including tution fee,hostel fee and mess fee. We get stipend which is surplus to pay fee. Mess food is also good enough to survive.myne is the cheapest college in top 10 NIT's list .
Campus Life
The best feature is it is fully residential so every student have to stay in hostel only. For every hall there will be a common room so that students can play games like carrom,Table tennis etc and can watch TV also. The staff also stay inside campus so they available easily.campus is near by junction mall(for having fun )and Benacity(for shopping ). It is vary safe inside, it has two ambulance services for emergencies.
Anything Else
If you have capability to learn yourself it will teach both academic and non-academic skills.
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A wothy place to be

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Last Seen: 31 Aug' 20

Joined On: 08 May' 20

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 22 Jul' 20 by Saurabh Kumar
College Infrastructure
NIT Durgapur is situated in the heart of the the city .It enjoys location benefits being in the heart of the city.Coming to the infrastructure the infrastructure is pretty good and improving day by day.A new mega hostel is recently constructed which is called Hall-14 which can acomodate 1500 students.The campus is lush green and environment friendly.Also classrooms are equipped with air conditioning ,proper sports facilities are there.There is a central library and laboratories are well equipped
Academics
The academics here are good and return on investment is good .I am currently studying integrated masters course in chemistry which includes engineering subjects pretty much.I got to get it through jee mains.the teaching is good but it can be better.Our professors are all phd and have vast experience in their field.Curriculum is updated according to industry standards and attaracts a lot of recruiters ,even our placements are going to commence and various things are done which makes us job ready
Placements
The placements are good but it can be improved.CS and IT guys get great placement .For core departments companies cone but they are low in number although a handsome number of projects and internship opportunities are provided to students.for the courses 80-85% students were placed in cs,it followed by decrease in core branches.Average salary here is 9 lpa and highest package was 32 lpa.The placements here is 70-80% for all branches.The placement process comprises of apti,techincal and hr round
Value-for-money
The courses here are value for money and scholarships are provided to students .My course costs 56k per year and its quite a balanced decent amount.I feel its a good value for money course and also internships are going to start and it will be a good start to the career.
Campus Life
The campus life is pretty good.Its a dream college .The lush green environment adds to its beauty and it has a sprawling 360 acre campus.Everyday we make memories be it nightout, eating .Every moment spent here is itched in our memory forever.A ton of events are going on now and then.Our cultural fest Nityamini(formerly Recstacy) is celebrated with great zeal where famous celebrities come .It is located in heart of city and support staff is supportive.Overall a worthy place to be.
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The college is worth the money

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Last Seen: 22 May' 20

Joined On: 22 May' 20

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 22 May' 20 by SHUBHANKAR RAJ AGARWAL
College Infrastructure
College have all the necessary infrastructure, facilities and equipment. The classrooms have WIFI, smart boards and it is well mainatined. The food is also hygienic and living spaces are clean and well.
Academics
I m styding CS in my college. The quality of teaching is really good. The curriculum is updated and includes all the recent dev. in the field. The study makes us job ready. The teachers are really hepful.
Placements
Quality of placements are really good in my college. The percentage of students placed in my department was aabove 90 every year. The highest package offered went to a CSE student which was above 30+.
Value-for-money
The course cost per year is around 120k and I m getting my money's worth. The quality of teaching is really good and it makes us job ready. Also the atmosphere and campus life is very good. So the money is worth spending
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Had an awesome experience

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Last Seen: 04 May' 20

Joined On: 04 May' 20

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 04 May' 20 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
Infrastructure of the college is very good. Classroom are equipped with smart board and projectors. Wi-Fi facility is provided in the whole campus. Hostels are good and well maintained. Mess food is hygienic and healthy.
Academics
I am studying ECE. We have knowledgable and well researched faculty. They always support the students. Many of the faculties had completed their Ph.D from IITs. ALso, they are of good concepts. Curriculum is updated.
Placements
Our college has its own placement cell who supports the student. Quality of placement is good. The highest package offered is Rs. 40 Lakhs to the CSE students. The average salary being offered to ECE is 12-16 Lakhs per annum. Placement process is easy.
Value-for-money
Fee of the college is not so much costly. It depend upon the income of the family. My course cost approx 80,000 per semester.
Campus Life
Campus life is best in this college. College has it sown clubs like dancing, photography. Loaction is safe. It is able to safe emergencies, also there is mini hospital in the campus.
Anything Else
I am ECE student. This is my experience in this campu still now. I suggest to join this college if you can.
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National Institute of Technology Durgapur

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Last Seen: 04 May' 20

Joined On: 10 Apr' 18

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: Class 12

Posted on 04 May' 20 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
The college has good infrastructure with a well maintained library, good medical facilities, proper laboratory facilities. Hostels are well maintained but need improvement as most hostels are old now. New hostels are coming up. Very neat campus.
Academics
Professors are always ready to solve doubts. Syllabus is covered properly and there are lots of hackathons and workshops by college clubs to facilitate practical understanding of what we learn. There are lots of projects offered to interested students too.
Placements
Though I'm in first year of college. Placements are really good for Computer Science and Information Technology students. However the Core branches need to work a bit more hard to grab their dream jobs.
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It's an emotion!!!!

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Last Seen: 21 Oct' 21

Joined On: 03 Mar' 17

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: Class 12

Posted on 01 May' 20 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
The campus is good with nice environment and plantations all over.The newly build hostels are nice with good WiFi and Lan speed but most of the students are allotted in old hostels which are not in good conditions but can be adjustable,the library facilities are good,smart board are installed in many classes but most of the professors prefer board.The food is average here,you will never get food like your home not anywhere in India and the hostel are quit clean with regular cleaning facilities.
Academics
I am from CSE department and I took this department because I don't like to mug up most of the things and convey in a logical manner.The quality of teaching is average,the professors there are well qualified and can solve any of the doubts regarding any issues but teaching techniques are not that well manner.The curriculum keeps changing according to the present scenarios taking care of the demand of that subject in that field.If you are studying to get a good job you too have to study hard.
Placements
Placements are good,the highest package can raise around 30 to 40lpa and average up to 9lpa and mass companies also comes up take many of the students .The packages depends departmental wise where the highest packages goes to IT/CSE students and it also depends upon the student's performance if he/she performs well in placements then students from any branch can get a placement with decent package.
Campus Life
The campus life is the best here,get to know all kind of people around you as there is much diversity.There are various clubs for dancing,music,art, debating, management, photography,technical, automotive etc. and the campus is not that far from the near by malls and markets with many well know restaurants and in emergency cases a hospital is situated near by but there is a medical unit inside campus. Some professors can be bit annoying but you need to cope up with them if you want good grades.
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The overall experience here is awesome.What makes a college,a college is the students.There what you have at the first year will be totally different when you reach final year with lots of experience over many things.You will just have to open up a little in the beginning and the environment does it all.College life spent here is precious,you start up with no knowledge to getting up a job,you start up with a proposal to getting up your love,you start up with friendship and getting up a family.
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it's good not too bad.

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Last Seen: 27 Apr' 20

Joined On: 27 Apr' 20

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 27 Apr' 20 by aditi gedam
College Infrastructure
campus is beautiful, facilities are good . infrastructure is not bad. there are many old building but some are some also. in classroom there is fans , tub lights , projector, a mic boards and then furniture. about WIFI it is presents in hostels. SAC : (student activity center ) having sports room in it. yes they are well maintained, and clean. but food quality is not too god.
Academics
I am b.tech first year cse student because I am interested in computer software's. teaching is not too god. yes it is updating but not in a high manner it could me more efficient . this study can make jobs but for betterment education qualities should be more better.
Placements
I am know in the first year . so about placement I can tell recording to records and all . so I think according to placement percentages it is good . placement percentages of placement are almost greater than50% for all branches. highest package usually goes to 25-30 it goes to cse dep. average salary almost around 7-8 LPA. faculties are good and supportive.
Value-for-money
I am SC student, so for per year around 50-60 thousands, included mess charges . yes I think I am able to pay it because my father is teacher and my mother is housewife . so my father can pay it for me.
Campus Life
campus life is nice. awesome friends, awesome club. in this college clubs activity gets too make attention of students . it makes life excited. as arohan and aavishkar are the techno- management fest of nit dgp.
Anything Else
nit dgp is also good in sports activity. as it is regularly participating in nit meets. overall the education as well as curricular activities are good . it is regular participating in fest of other colleges. it having some great and strong clubs which make whole college proud.
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very good college at low fees.

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Last Seen: 07 Apr' 20

Joined On: 07 Jun' 19

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: Class 12

Posted on 07 Apr' 20 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
College infrastructure is very good. Infrastructure has all the necessary facilities and equipment which are required for a perfect engineering college. Classroom have all modern facilities like a mic, speaker and projector.ventilation in the classroom is very good. Hostels are also good and clean. Some are old buildings but some are new like hall11 all 14 with all modern technology.
Academics
I'm studying there B.Tech in computer science and technology because I love computer and mathematics so much. quality of teaching is very good. The curriculum of college is updated and includes all the recent developments in the field. What is the students are studying that makes them job-ready.
Placements
Quality of placement in the college is quite good. Most of the student get placed except those who are not studying properly during their college time. Highest salary package offered is about Rs.42 lack CTC per annum that goes to CSE and IT branch. Placement process of the college is very easy. College has its placement and training cell.college is much supportive in the placement.
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An amazing college!

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Last Seen: 04 Apr' 20

Joined On: 13 Mar' 16

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 04 Apr' 20 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
We have a spacious campus and there are both old and new buildings. The hostels are good, each room is to be shared by three students in the first year. The washrooms of the hostel are also sufficient in number and are well maintained. The mess food is good and also both vegetarian and non vegetarian options are available. There id plenty of facilities for playing both indoor and outdoor sports. the classrooms and laboratories are well maintained and equipped.
Academics
We have really knowledgeable and well learned faculties who have great command over their respective subjects. Most of the faculties have pursued their education from abroad and are currently doing research in their respective fields. Needless to say their knowledge and experiences translates well into their teachings.
Placements
Our college offers really good placement. The placement percentage of CSE is around 98%. Even for core branches like mechanical, the placement percentage is as high as 85%. A good number of renounced companies like Amazon, JP Morgan, oracle etc visit our campus for recruitment and the packages offered are also high.
Value-for-money
The college is not very costly, it is pretty affordable honestly. The per semester fee is around 75K but it can be less depending upon the income bracket of your family. Students with families having income below 1LPA pay around 7500 each semester, which is really affordable. The college has a pretty good ROI.
Campus Life
The campus life is simply amazing. We have really helpful faculties and staff members. There is a really healthy relationship between seniors and juniors and most of the seniors are really friendly and always available to provide guidance when needed. The campus is filled with all the essential amenities that one can want. There is really very little to complain about.
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I am currently in third year, and to sum up my current experience till now, it has simply been spellbinding I have gotten man opportunities to exhibit my talent in all the areas, be it sports or cultural activities. Being a part of the Cricket team and the debating society has really provided a boost to my college. One major advantage of this college is that we have a really strong alumni network, in and outside India too.
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Experience is good

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Last Seen: 15 Mar' 20

Joined On: 15 Mar' 20

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 15 Mar' 20 by Anonymous
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College Infrastructure
The infrastructure is not so good . Especially the laboratories , hostel rooms and playground are not well maintained . The issue may be solved as new hostel for boys and new academic building have been constructed recently . Classroom quality is good .
Academics
Regarding Mechanical Engineering, the quality of teaching is good . Some of the teachers have really good concept and the way they deliver the lectures is also impressive . The curriculum for mechanical is updated . The study makes us job-ready . Professors also clarify our doubts regarding competitive exams .
Placements
Placements are decent for CSE and IT in NIT Durgapur. The maximum package for CSE is 40lpa (Microsoft) . Other companies like Oracle , Amazon , JP Morgan also visiit our campus for IT placement . Regarding mechanical companies like IOCL , BPCL , Tata Motors , and many more visits the campus . We also have abroad summer internship opportunities in CERN , DAAD , Mitacs .
Value-for-money
The cost of course in any NIT is not at all justifiable. Its just too much for a government college .
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Even with the flaws,it will be ur second home, I guarantee.

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Last Seen: 22 Feb' 20

Joined On: 15 Apr' 19

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: Class 12

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College Infrastructure
Before coming to the college, I expected a top-notch infrastructure as the name suggests it's NIT. I must say, it's quite satisfactory but not top-notch. The classrooms are spacious and have projectors and microphones. The laboratories are well equiped with apparatus. The library have some very good books in store for us. But the cataloguing is not computerized which is a big problem. But the main problem is students do not get free wifi in campus.The SAC and the sports centres are very good.
Academics
The performance in academics mostly depends upon your own effort. The quality of class lectures depend upon your luck as every professor is having a different teaching style that may or may not suit you. But at the end most of them are approachable if you have any doubt. In case of ECE, it's one of the best department of NIT Durgapur with updated curriculum and excellent faculties. Also there are plenty scopes of doing projects. The rest depends on you.
Placements
I am in the second sem currently. So not a very clear idea of the placement scene. But I have heard from the seniors and the quality of placement is quite satisfactory. In 2019 the average salary is 9.09LPA and the highest is 32.54LPA.90+ companies visited. The placement reached almost 70-80% for all branches with mechanical and electrical being the most prominent. Top visiting companies were IBM, TCS, Cognizant, Microsoft, Amazon, Director, Vedanta and Wipro and Infosys.
Value-for-money
The course fee is extremely high for general category-1 students (check fee pattern in NIT DGP website for further information). Its fee is nearly equivalent to a private college. The course structure is not up to the mark if we look from the huge fee perspective.
Campus Life
The campus is large, clean and beautiful with greenery everywhere. The stray dogs sometimes create a little bit of problem though😂. Best thing is plenty of food option. And the worst thing is zone culture. There are many clubs for different activities. One can give auditions according to their choice. The bus stop is nearby but the railway station is a bit far. The campus is safe with equipment to tackle emergencies.
Anything Else
The first year girls hostel is very very depressing with water and wifi problem prevailing. But the senior girls hostels are good.
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Good college with best experience.

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Last Seen: 08 Feb' 20

Joined On: 08 Feb' 20

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 09 Feb' 20 by Aditya
College Infrastructure
We have a sapaceous campus having some old buildings replaced by new ones . Hostel are just good with proper number of bathrooms. In each room we have 3 students. We have 2 big grounds but not so well maintained. Hostels and departments are well connected with high speed WiFi. We also have badminton court,Gym etc Also lab and workshop are well equipped with required equipments. Mess food is good as it has non-vegetarian options.
Academics
Many of the faculties have degree from abroad and currently working on their research projects. They are helpful inside and outside the class. Their command over the subject is excellent. Our course curriculum should need to be updated especially for core branches so that we can match the level of current industrial demands.
Placements
Placement cell need to be reformed with good authorities so that they can manage the HRs and recruiters efficiently as placement are not only the subject matter for students. About 75% of students got placed while 90% of CSE/IT students got placed bagging with an average salary of 8LPA . We have various top MNCs like Google, Amazon etc while mass recruiters like TCS ,Infosys etc. Highest salary goes to about 40LPA by CSE/IT student.
Value-for-money
I pay around 69k per semester as my income category is below 5LPA. students with income category less than 1LPA pay around 7500 per semester. Thus such a low fees for NIT tag and such facilities justifies worth of every penny of my money.
Campus Life
In the sports corner , we have 2 big grounds, badminton court,Table tennis facilities ,Gym etc we also have 3 Main fest celebrated every year - Aviskar ,Aarohan and recstacy. Also we have freshers and fairwell in which we keep the moment to decay slowly. Seniors faculties and staff members are helpful except some the staffs being rude . Also we have medical facilities available for college students free of cost
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Good campus life, unhelpful administration

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Last Seen: 30 May' 17

Joined On: 30 May' 17

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Posted on 30 May' 17 by Debodirno Chandra
The infrastructure looks good to the eye but most of the buildings are not used for academic purposes and most of the hostels have not been allotted to the students, which will help them stay in a relaxed manner. The placement is good no doubt for non-core branches, but for core branches it is the same as all the other colleges across India. The administration is the worst that can be seen anywhere. They are unhelpful and would do anything to waste your time. The faculty is good, although do not cater to individual needs. Hostel life here is incomparable. Facilities are good too. And the college campus is big enough with adequate facilities.
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The only good thing in this college is placements

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Anonymous

Last Seen: 08 Feb' 17

Joined On: 03 Nov' 14

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: Class 12

Posted on 08 Feb' 17 by Anonymous
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College life is very good.Facaulty is not of the standard of a well known nit.Seniors are pretty helping.Hostel and campus infrastructure is pretty old and outdated.Placements are very good every year.A lot of fests are organized every year.To be honest seniors are more concerned about us than the administration itself.Mess food is very bad.
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Overall good but can be better

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Anonymous

Last Seen: 28 Nov' 21

Joined On: 23 Jun' 16

Education Interest: Management

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 06 Feb' 17 by Anonymous
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College campus is large and clean. Many opportunities for extracurricular activities. Hostels are maintained but can be made better. Academically good. Teachers are helpful and qualified. However one has to rely on self studying. Hostel food is very bad. College is affordable and also has many scholarship opportunities. It has a good exposure and placements are also commendable.
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Average College

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Last Seen: 07 Feb' 17

Joined On: 18 Apr' 16

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Posted on 06 Feb' 17 by Anonymous
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National institute of technology is government funded college which takes admission through Jee Mains It is an above average college. The placement stats for CSE and IT are very good and increasing every year but for other branches the placement record is not so good
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It is a completely new experience for me.

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Last Seen: 08 Oct' 17

Joined On: 13 Apr' 16

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: Class 12

Posted on 04 Feb' 17 by Deblina Talukdar
I think that the industrial connect can be made stronger and the 1st year faculties provided can be improved because the departmental faculties are nice but the phD scholars are absolutely not convincing.The placement is good in the CSE and IT departments. the mechanical branch is also a preferred choice out here.
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Not a competent one

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Last Seen: 13 Jul' 21

Joined On: 02 May' 15

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: Graduate & Above

Posted on 01 Feb' 17 by Anonymous
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Infrastructure is not bad at all. COLLEGE has tie up with CERN for student internships . College also provide good industry exposure. It has good placement records with over 80 companies visiting the campus. There are too many clubs here for student exposure to the world.
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