National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela

Rourkela (Odisha) Estd : 1961 Approved by : UGC, AICTE Type : Government
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National Institute Of Technology

National Institute of Technology, Rourkela (NIT Rourkela or NITR) is one of the leading national level institutions for engineering, science and technology, situated in the steel city of Rourkela, Odisha, India. The institute was established in the year 1961 as Regional Engineering College Rourkela and is funded by the Indian Government.

The main objective of NIT Rourkela is to generate quality Engineers and Scientists at UG and PG levels in numerous branches of Engineering and Science. The institute is maintained by the Board of Governors of NIT Rourkela Society. 

Currently, NITR offers 19 courses at UG, 35 PG and 5 Research level programs. It also offers five-years full-time integrated courses in 18 disciplines. 

At NIT Rourkela, students enjoy a number of facilities including various societies for achieving their dreams, boarding and lodging facilities for all students, modern gym, swimming pool, indoor and outdoor sports facilities, medical facilities and almost 100% placement facilities.

Top Courses & Fees View All

  • B.Tech 26 Courses Available
    Avg Annual Fee 12 K
  • BSc+MSc 4 Courses Available
  • B.Tech+M.Tech 4 Courses Available
    Avg Annual Fee 12 K
  • B.Arch 1 Courses Available
    Avg Annual Fee 12 K
  • M.Tech 11 Courses Available
    Avg Annual Fee 11 K


NITR, Rourkela Placement

The Training and Placement Department of National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, headed by a senior faculty member, manages placement activities and keeps liaison with various industrial groups and research organisations. The department works in close co-ordination with a student placement committee comprising students chosen from various departments. The Training and Placement Cell of the ...

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Awards and Rankings

  • The National Institute of Technology (NIT) Rourkela received the National Education Leadership Award for Outstanding Engineering Institute (East) at a function held in Mumbai on Wednesday.
  • NIT Rourkela has been awarded National Education Award 2014 with Outstanding Engineering Institute (East) by ABP News in the award function held at Taj Lands End, Bandra, Mumbai on 27th June 2014.

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    Sector - 2, Rourkela, Odisha 769008
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