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National Institutes of Technology (NITs) are recognised as one of the best engineering institutes across the country after the IITs. Not only do the NITs receive a special grant from the Government of India, but they are also considered as Institutes of National Importance and are widely acknowledged and sought-after by engineering aspirants of the country.
While elaborating on the list of NITs in India, please note that there are a total of 31 NITs in the country that offer engineering and technology-based courses at undergraduate as well as postgraduate levels like B.Tech, M.Tech, etc. The NIT admission process is rigorous as it strives to offer seats to candidates who have a good technical aptitude. Screening of candidates for undergraduate programmes is done basis of the national level engineering entrance exam - JEE Main every year. Candidates who qualify in JEE Main appear for centralised counselling where they opt for B.Tech specialisations and the best engineering courses of their choice.
|JoSAA Counselling 2021||List of Documents Required for JoSAA Counselling 2021|
List of NITs in India 2021
You can find the list of NITs in India in the table below. Also, we have provided you with the NIT Rankings 2021 as per the NIRF India Rankings that are released by the Ministry of Education.
|S.No||Name of the NIT||State||NIRF Ranking 2021||NIRF Ranking 2020|
Jammu & Kashmir
|NIT B.Tech Fee Structure 2021|
|List of B.Tech Specializations Offered by NITs|
JoSAA 2021 Total No. of Seats in NITs
The NIT-wise total number of seats available can be checked below -
|Name of NIT||Total No. of Seats Offered|
|NIT Arunachal Pradesh||390|
|NIT Andhra Pradesh||750|
NIT Cutoff 2021, 2020
As JoSAA counselling 2020 is underway, we are updating the round wise cutoff, opening & closing ranks for NITs here. You can click on the links below for details -
|JoSAA Round 1 NIT Cutoff, Opening & Closing Ranks||JoSAA Round 2 NIT Cutoff, Opening & Closing Ranks|
|JoSAA Round 3 NIT Cutoff, Opening & Closing Ranks||JoSAA Round 4 NIT Cutoff, Opening & Closing Ranks|
NIT Course Wise Cutoff 2021, 2020
You can click on the links below to check the course wise cutoff of NITs -
The National Institutes of Technology in India offer a variety of courses in various engineering fields. From Computer Science to Humanities, the institutes provide the students with different forums to explore every aspect of engineering. Here are some of the common engineering specialisations offered by NITs in India.
Popular Engineering Specialisations Offered by NITs in India
|Computer Science Engineering||Mechanical & Automobile Engineering|
|Mechatronics Engineering||Telecommunication Engineering|
|Electrical & Electronics Engineering||Software Engineering|
|Humanities and Management||Biochemical Engineering|
|Ceramic Engineering||Production Engineering|
NITs are considered to be at par with most of the IITs as they promise a great campus life, brand value along with great placement opportunities. NITs are known for promoting regional diversity and multi-cultural understanding across the country. Therefore, in every NIT, 50% of the population in each batch is drawn from the respective state and the other 50% is drawn from the rest of India on the basis of a common merit list.
Due to cut-throat competition amongst candidates aspiring to get into the best NITs in India, getting into NITs is no easier than a herculean task. In order to get yourself enrolled in the NIT of your choice for a preferred engineering specialisation, you will have to go through a rigorous selection process. From checking the eligibility criteria to making it through the counselling process, each step takes you towards the goal of getting admission to your favourite NIT.
|NIT Warangal B.Tech CSE Admission for JEE Main Rank 1 - 5000||NIT Trichy (Tiruchirapalli) B.Tech CSE Admission for JEE Main Rank 1 - 5000|