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NIT Agartala

National Institute of Technology Agartala

Facilities
Agartala
Tripura
Accredited By
AICTE
Established Date
2006
NA
Total Students
Government
Type
NA
Fees Range

How to reach

National Institute of Technology Agartala is situated at National Institute of Technology, Agartala P.O.: Former Tripura Engineering College Barjala, Jirania, TRIPURA (W) Pin: 799046 in Agartala. The Institute campus is about 33 km. away from Saldanodi Railway Station, 34 km. away from Kawtoli Bus Stand, 19 km. away from Agartala Airport.

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Courses Offered

B.Tech in Chemical Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
B.Tech in Civil Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
B.Tech in Computer Science Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
B.Tech in Electrical Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
B.Tech in Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
B.Tech in Production Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
B.S-M.S (dual degree ) in Physics
  • 5 Years
  • BS+MS
  • Sciences
B.S-M.S (Dual Degree) in Chemistry
  • 5 Years
  • BS+MS
  • Sciences
BS-MS Dual Degree in Mathematics and Computing
  • 5 Years
  • BS+MS
  • Sciences

National Institute of Technology Agartala - NIT Agartala - NITA

National Institute of Technology Agartala, a centrally funded Institution is setup to impart quality technical education into various levels of higher learning. It may be mentioned here that the 23rd February 2006 is a Red Letter Day in the history of Tripura Engineering College as well as for the State of Tripura as the Union Cabinet approved the proposal of State Government for conversion of Tripura Engineering College to National Institute of Technology, a fully Central Government funded Institution with Deemed to be University status and would also to become a National Centre of Excellence. The Institute (i.e. erstwhile Tripura Engineering College) was established in 1965 with the three traditional branches of Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering. It was initially affiliated to Calcutta University and had the same curriculum structure and examination system at par with Bengal Engineering College (presently Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur). After the establishment of Tripura University, the Institute was affiliated to the new Tripura University. The Institute is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). Computer Science & Engineering degree course has been started in 1999-2000 session as well as three new courses viz. Electrical & Electronics, Production and Transportation Engineering have been introduced in this Institute during 2005-2006 sessions to cater the needs of the technical manpower in this region. The campus of the Institute is spread over an area of 335 acres, set amidst a sprawling landscape of natural quietness. It presents a spectacle of harmony in modern architecture, natural beauty and picturesque surroundings. The Institute has basic infrastructure facilities for conducting the Under Graduate courses satisfactorily and also has the prospect of study various PG courses and extension of continuing education, consultancy services.  The Institute has Boys hostel facility, which is being run exclusively for the nominee students hailing from North Eastern States. Nominee students interested for staying in the hostel have to fill up a prescribed form for admission to the hostel and have to deposit the necessary fees as decided by the concerned authority. In the session of 2007-2008, hostel facilities for boys and girls will be available in the campus itself for which existing hostels are extensively renovated and also providing all facilities like internet connectivity, PA system, catering service, canteen and STD/ ISD booth.  A well-equipped Medical Unit with a Medical Officer, Pharmacist and other supporting staff is available in the campus for rendering medical care to the students, staff and other inmates of the campus. In case of emergency, arrangements are being made for transporting the patients to the Jirania Rural Hospital (Primary Health Centre) which is 4 k.m. away from the campus or to the State Hospital at Agartala. An ambulance service is also provided for students & staff. The Tripura Gramin Bank has a branch operating from the Institute campus. The campus also has a Sub-Post Office by the name Tripura Engineering College having PIN no. 799 055.  A proposal is being initiated for opening a branch of CANARA Bank to accommodate the facilities of national banking.  The Institute runs private bus services from Agartala to Institute and back during working hours and in cases of emergency adequate number of buses, jeeps and private vehicles are available on NH-44 for traveling from Agartala. Institute also runs its own bus service for campus dwellers. EDUCATION SYSTEM The Institute offers seven UG courses and one PG courses will be introduced in Civil Engineering Department in the academic session 2007-2008. The Institute offers BE degree under Tripura University, however the Institute will be autonomous under NIT act which is already passed by the parliament. The Institute recently introduced a new curriculum in the line of IITs where more number of elective subjects offered to make the system flexible. The Institute followed the mark based system of evaluation, but provisions have been kept for switching over to credit based system. Industrial training, under taking projects is a part of the education system and students are also encouraged to take various activities for social development through NSS and NCC. New Initiatives The Institute recently has been converted from State Engineering College to National Institute of Technology. The total seats have been increased from 250 to 420 for the academic session 2007-2008. Recently three Under Graduate courses has been introduced in Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Transportation Engineering and Production Engineering. The Civil Engineering Department will start a PG programme in Structural Engineering to fulfill the requirement of the State. The campus which was nonresidential is to be made residential with reopening of two boys hostels and one girls hostel for the students admitted for the session 2007-2008. A master plan is under preparation for 335 acres of land where a new campus will be built with modern facilities for overall requirement of the Institute. The Institute is getting a 33 KV dedicated power supply through Tripura State Electricity Corporation Limited for uninterrupted power supply in the campus. The R. D. Department of Govt. of Tripura took total renovation work of the existing buildings after conversion to NIT. The Institute is also obtained a grant of 12 crore rupees from DoNER for the development of infrastructure like extension of Library Building, extension of Academic Building, Centralized Computer Centre, new water treatment plant and boys and girls common room.

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It has a well stocked library, computer facilities, workshop and laboratories relevant to the courses of study

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Placement

45 Type Courses Available

  • 11 UG Courses
  • 25 PG Courses
  • 9 phd Courses

National Institute of Technology Agartala Placements

NITA has topped the Campus Placements in Tripura. NITA's graduates have been recruited by several well-known organizations in India and abroad.

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National Institute of Technology Agartala

The Institute has all basic infrastructural facilities for conducting the undergraduate courses satisfactorily. It has got adequate number of well qualified and experienced faculty members and technical supporting staff. It has a well stocked library, computer facilities, workshop and laboratories relevant to the courses of study

Nearby popular spots within 5 KM from the campus

Pragya Dhaba (Restaurant)
Office Tilla Ayurvedic Hospital (Hospital)
Gymnasium @ Medical Center (Gym)
Indoor Tennis &bedminton (Gym)
Jirania Hospital (Hospital)
NITA Hospital (Hospital)
Football Ground (Gym)
Jirania Bazar (Shopping Mall)
Ramthakur Books & Xerox Centre (Shopping Mall)
United Bank of India (Bank)
Canara Bank (Bank)
State Bank of India (Bank)
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