National Institute Of Technology Rourkela

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6.80 Lakhs Details
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Public/Government
Accreditation
NAAC A
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UGC
Female
Genders Accepted
Female
  • Estd. Year: 1961
  • Type of Institute: Institute of National Importance
  • Campus Size: 650 Acres
  • Total Faculty: 287
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Ranking / Rating

This College is accredited by NAAC A (National Assessment and Accreditation Council)

Universities

40 Rank
211.27 Score

Based on Careers360’s Top Universities in India 2018

Engineering

AAAA+ Rating

Based on Careers360’s Top Engineering Colleges in India 2018

(Also Ranked 15th by NIRF in 2018)

MBA

32 Rank
238.09 Score

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Exams and Cutoffs

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Placements

Engineering and Architecture (B.E /B.Tech)

Highest Package 27 Lakhs
Average Package 6.80 Lakhs
Lowest Package 3 Lakhs
Highest Global Package NA
Median Package NA

Management and Business Administration (M.B.A)

Highest Package 7 Lakhs
Average Package 4.50 Lakhs
Lowest Package 3.60 Lakhs
Highest Global Package NA
Median Package NA
Disclaimer: Placements showed above are cumulative of all the UG and PG courses in a stream as on the year 2017.

Facilities

  • Boys Hostel Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel Girls Hostel
  • Gym Gym
  • Library Library
  • Sports Sports
  • Cafeteria Cafeteria
  • Auditorium Auditorium
  • Hospital Medical/Hospital
  • WiFi Wifi
  • IT Infrastructure IT Infrastructure
  • AC Classrooms A/C Classrooms
  • Transport Transport
  • Moot Court Moot Court
  • Laboratories Laboratories
  • Swimming Pool Swimming Pool
  • Convenience Store Convenience Store
  • Banks Facilities Bank/ATM Facilities
  • Alumni Alumni Associations
  • Parking Parking Facility
  • Guest Room Guest Room

Student Reviews

Dream college of engineering aspirants

Posted on 23 Feb' 18 by Anonymous
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Batch of 2019 | B.Tech Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Infrastructure of the college and its location would bring serenity and peace for students to concentrate. The beauty of the campus cannot be described in words it must be experienced. NIT is located near the hills in Panposh region of Rourkela. Regarding academic aspects, institute provides various departments of engineering and research for aspirants. Each department has its own goal in sculpting the bright engineers to serve the nation. Various facilities in the laboratories would bring students closer to the practical way of the working industries and laboratories in the country.
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The pleasure in struggle

Siddharth
Posted on 14 Jun' 17 by Siddharth
Batch of 2013 | B.Tech Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
The Institute could provide jobs to most of the students with a decent ROI. Problems with good companies visiting the Institute for placements is its remote location. Though my subject was mostly theoretical, some of the faculties did an excellent job by blending theory with numericals, so as to capture the interest of us students. Talent in every field, from academics to games and sports to extra-curricular is always welcomed and motivated. One of the very best thing about the Institute is its campus which is beautiful and has boards containing quotes from great men to keep the students optimistic and motivated. It really helped me during my bad days as well as good ones!
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Likely Satisfied with the college and decent Placements

satya prasad mishra
Posted on 28 Feb' 17 by satya prasad mishra
Batch of 2019 | B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering
Placements : The placements in NITR, especially for CSE branch were really good and almost 90% of our batch were placed. The average package was 7 LPA. Most of the job profiles were for "Software Engineer". Well-known companies like Microsoft, Codenation, Amazon, DE Shaw, Goldman Sachs had offered placements in NITR. Almost every company which came for placements used to conduct interviews for internships too, so it is a pretty good opportunity to learn about the IT industries before getting into the real-time fields. Infrastructure : NIT's one of the best infrastructure-oriented campuses you will find in India. All kinds of sports are available from land to water. Indoor to outdoor etc. Although, being a south Indian, I was never satisfied with the food but still it was not all bad. There are plenty of hostels to accommodate the whole college strength and the rooms are well maintained but are not very good looking since they were built many years ago. Hi-speed internet connections (both Ethernet and Wi-Fi) are available with a pretty good bandwidth. Faculty : Of course, the faculty here is the best of its kind, although, to be honest, there are a few who are not up to the mark, anyways this is the scenario in every engineering college. The curriculum is well designed to keep the students busy and to be good at what he/she is doing. (Of course, not everyone follows it as it should be). The everyday curriculum includes a few classroom teachings and a lab session and the number of classes and credits for the subjects are different for different semesters. (8 semesters:- 1 mid-sem and 1 end-sem examination for a semester). Other : Engineering is the stage in your life where you find your true self, your passion, and the most importantly, a bunch of unforgettable memories. The universities you study in play a very important role for it and NITR is one of those places where you can cherish those wonderful memories for the rest of your lives. The student formed communities, clubs, dance troops, sports teams, and what not, will help you in developing your career and your personality.
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One of the best college of the country

Posted on 28 Feb' 17 by Anonymous
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Batch of 2019 | B.Tech Mechanical Engineering
NIT ROURKELA (formerly rec) is one of the best engineering institutions of the country with india's 2nd largest campus in terms of area after IIT Kharagpur. and mechanical engg department is the flagship branch of this institution with excellent teaching facilities and state of the art campuses.The hostels are provided with modern facilities and good internet connectivity.hence atlast i would suggest all of you to have a glance of this institution in your lifetime.
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An institute of national importance

Rohit
Posted on 09 Feb' 17 by Rohit
Batch of 2016 | B.Tech Electrical Engineering
NIT Rourkela has recently taken massive leaps in terms of infrastructure. There still is a lot of construction happening, with a number of new hostels and academic wings coming up. There’s a very unique thing about NIT Rourkela. While students don’t doubt the quality of the professors, they concede that the faculty ‘isn’t really taken seriously’. Students tend to just ‘hear the professors out’, but not pay too much attention to anything they say. The placements do suffer a little due to the lack of a major airport near Rourkela. However, that doesn’t mean that the placements are bad; not at all! NIT Rourkela has a rule that states that no company offering a package of less than 3.2 lacs per annum is allowed to participate in the placement process, and yet it manages to get all of its students placed.
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