NIT Durgapur Reviews on Infrastructure, Campus, Placement, Facilities & Faculty
National Institute of Technology Durgapur

Durgapur, West Bengal
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Pretty smooth experience.

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Last Seen: 24 Apr' 21

Joined On: 10 Apr' 18

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

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.
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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

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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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Last Seen: 21 Feb' 21

Joined On: 21 Feb' 21

Education Interest: Management

Education Level: Graduate & Above

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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 .
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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
College Infrastructure
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.
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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.
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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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Last Seen: 04 May' 20

Joined On: 10 Apr' 18

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: Class 12

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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: 02 May' 20

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.
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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

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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.
Anything Else
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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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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Last Seen: 08 Dec' 20

Joined On: 23 Jun' 16

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

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

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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: 11 Apr' 17

Joined On: 02 May' 15

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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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NIT Durgapur - Not one of those cliched colleges

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Last Seen: 31 Jan' 17

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Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 31 Jan' 17 by Anonymous
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Well, how do I start? NIT Durgapur. A college? Well, technically but not really. Its rather a way of life. Not one of those colleges with a lot of admirers and students eyeing. What i mean is you need to live this experience to know. Expectations of a student: It is an NIT. It's got to be good. Its a central government funded institution after all. Reality: Infrastructure, Faculty, Course, Food may disappoint you. Don't be surprised. Its actually the proverbial "hostel ka khana". In terms of infrastructure, faculty, course, hostel and other facilities, i would say it is alright, nothing great about them. What happens is a series of disappointing situations may give you the impression that it was a wrong choice at first. But what do you do? You wait. You wait for things to get better. They don't but you start liking it this way. You get to meet a lot of people here. What is special about this college in contrast to other WB colleges is the diversity of people coming from across India which makes it one hell of a ride. You make friends and when your freshmen year approaches its culmination, you realize it wasn't that bad after all. Once you start liking this place, it doesn't matter anymore. Plus Points: Diverse Student Crowd Superb Alumni Good Placement Make good friends. Negative points won't bother you. Opportunity to excel if you know what you're doing. Helpful Seniors. Hostel Life. Negative Points: Faculty. If you think that teachers really teach here, maybe 1 in a hundred. Infrastructure (It's a lot better than what was a year or two ago) Place. Durgapur isn't that happening. Not many places. However, I am sure 90% of NITD students feel the same way. It's alright and if you know what you are doing, this place has a lot to offer.
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Do not go there

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Last Seen: 15 Mar' 19

Joined On: 06 Apr' 14

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: In Graduation

Posted on 30 Jan' 17 by Anonymous
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The mess food of nit durgapur hall 1 is very very bad .INFACT It is disgusting.the food consist of only oil and potatoes.the 2nd 3rd and 4th year hostels are also not very good.the rooms are not good.they should have been better.the gender ratio of the college is also poor.it should increase.
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Had an awesome experience with best of the crowd

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Last Seen: 01 Apr' 19

Joined On: 05 Apr' 16

Education Interest: Engineering and Architecture

Education Level: Class 12

Posted on 25 Jan' 17 by Anonymous
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It was affordable with an amount of less one lakh ,the atmosphere is being cool at all the time, student crowd is also be average in the range of 90 per each branch, the cultural fests occuring in every year was also being good , even though hostel rooms r the best but i except AC hostels rooms for us is looking quite better for us, Co llege life is going fine with some slight adventures ,
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Great Life, Remember-able Moments,

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Last Seen: 20 Nov' 16

Joined On: 27 May' 14

Education Interest: Computer Application and IT

Education Level: Graduate & Above

Posted on 20 Nov' 16 by Prince MKV
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Let me compare "NIT" Durgapur or any other NIT with a 'good private' college Placement: Studying in a NIT increases your chances of getting placed in companies better than TCS and when you jump from your first company to another, your college tag will add to your profile. Infrastructure: Government colleges may not have best infrastructure facilities compared to private colleges, but it should not bother much if you are hard working and your goal is to get the best possible job. Internship: Again, your college tag will surely come into effect when seeking internships. No doubt about that. Companies will any day prefer NITians over private college students (if not BITS) as companies think students in NITs and IITs are more serious and dedicated. Faculty: In every college, some of the professors will be very good, some you will hate, and some will be not so good. But if you have good relations with teachers, they might help you get training/internships in other better colleges. No doubt, faculties in NITs will have a better network with faculties of IITs compared to the faculty of some good private college. So better chances of getting internships in IITs if you are an NITian. I would also like to add one more very important point of comparison, your batch mates. Any day, you will get more serious, studious, hard-working and intelligent batch mates in NITs and trust me, in engineering (particularly in CS/IT), how do you prepare yourself outside your classroom matters a lot. Hope this will help anyone with a similar confusion.
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Research wise it provides a good platform and the tag of NIT

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Last Seen: 11 Sep' 16

Joined On: 29 Aug' 16

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Posted on 29 Aug' 16 by Lisa
The tag value means to all students, good platform for education, rules n regulation isn't the strong . The college provides a good platform or M.tech n Ph.D. students,faculty are helpful but college authorities don't maintain a regularity of regulations . Poor connectivity of bus n autos , too fearful to stay at night and the mess food isn't up to mark I am a student pursuing Mtech in biotechnology, and the department provides a good platform for research and higher education ( no placement as such.
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The best 4 years of your student life.

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Last Seen: 28 Aug' 16

Joined On: 28 Aug' 16

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Posted on 27 Aug' 16 by Manali 'Clutch'
Immaculate hostel facilities within affordable budget, strong alumni,stimulating peers and respected faculty-all rolled into one of the most revered colleges of eastern India. Ranked consistently within top 20 engineering schools, one can expect an enviable return on investment.Research opportunities are manifold and is an infrastructural haven with state-of-art hostels,sporting facilities and the one-of-a kind HV lab. I invested 4 years of my life here.And if given a chance,I would happily do it all over again.
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Good if you want to enjoy and explore

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Last Seen: 17 Nov' 17

Joined On: 26 Aug' 16

Education Interest: Management

Education Level: Graduate & Above

Posted on 25 Aug' 16 by Anonymous
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Pros: 1. Relatively better placements. 2. Good crowd. 3. more time to enjoy life Cons: 1. poor Infra 2. Bad facilities 3.Poor teacher-student ratio. 4. Inefficient management
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An Engineering Institute with awesome student life

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Last Seen: 20 Aug' 16

Joined On: 20 Sep' 14

Education Interest: Management

Education Level: Graduate & Above

Posted on 20 Aug' 16 by Pritam
An Excellent college to be a part of if you want to pursue your career in Engineering. Starting from the good infrastructure to good faculty, a mix of different types of students coming from all across India gives you a platform to learn and grow as a person. Being an autonomous college, the course outline is pretty different and advanced from any other college, which helps to learn better than others. The placements are as par with the best NIT's
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It's good to be here at NIT DURGAPUR

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Last Seen: 25 Aug' 16

Joined On: 20 Aug' 16

Education Interest: Computer Application and IT

Posted on 20 Aug' 16 by Supriya Singh
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National institute of technology Durgapur provides a Wonderful infrastructure to the students. There is a library with a good collection of books. placements exposure is great in NIT Durgapur . For a better industry exposure,the institute should increase the number of industry visits at regular intervals.The college has a peaceful environment with friendly teachers and seniors.The students here are from different states.The college is very much affordable with all the major facilities
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