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    National Institute of Technology (NIT), Durgapur

    • Durgapur (West Bengal)
    • Public
    • Approved by : AICTE, NBA

    NIT Durgapur Durgapur Latest Update

    November 30, 2022 01:28 PM

    Important notice released for international centers at the gate.iitk.ac.in

    October 17, 2022 10:00 AM

    JoSAA round 6 cutoff results were declared on October 16, 2022.

    October 17, 2022 10:00 AM

    JoSAA Round 6 seat allotment results were announced on October 16, 2022. 

    October 13, 2022 09:35 AM

    GATE 2023 registration with late fees ends on October14, 2022. 

    October 12, 2022 05:20 PM

    NIT Durgapur admissions: JoSAA round 5 seat allotment results are declared.

    October 12, 2022 12:39 PM

    JAM 2023 registrations last date extended till October 14, 2022.

    October 10, 2022 09:59 AM

    NIT Durgapur Cutoff 2022 for JoSAA round 4 released.

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    NIT Durgapur Overview

    NIT Durgapur admissions are currently in process. NIT Durgapur M.Sc Admission 2023: The last date for JAM 2023 form correction is November 30, 2022. 

    The National Institute of Technology Durgapur was set up in 1960 as one of the eight colleges for engineering education in the country. NIT Durgapur offers a range of courses such as MCA, B.Tech, MBA, PhD, and M.Tech to students. Chemical engineering, computer science and engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, electronics and communication engineering, metallurgical and materials engineering, biotechnology, physics, mathematics, chemistry, and physics are some of the disciplines offered at NIT Durgapur

    The selection process at the institute is on the basis of JEE Main examination conducted by NTA. Apart from the regular intake, NIT Durgapur also reserves a few seats for foreign students nominated by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Government of India. NIT Durgapur is situated about 160 km northwest of Kolkata on the Howrah-Delhi main railway route. The institute is co-educational and fully residential.

    National Institute of Technology Durgapur Highlights

    Here are some quick details regarding NIT Durgapur, such as establishment year, top recruiters, courses offered among others. Students may refer to the table below.

    NIT Durgapur Key Points

    Institute NameNational Institute of Technology Durgapur
    Short NameNIT Durgapur
    Institute Type - Public/ Private/ GovtGovt
    StateWest Bengal
    Establishment Year1960
    Streams OfferedEngineering, management, Science and Humanities.
    Top RecruitersToppr, VISA Steel, Reliance Retail, Vedantu, BYJU's, JSW, Lewis Berger, LTI, Genpact, Capgemini, etc

    NIT Durgapur Rankings

    NIT Durgapur has always secured good position in the NIRF rankings. Here are the NIT Durgapur ranking for past few years.

    NIT Durgapur NIRF Rankings


    Courses Offered at National Institute of Technology Durgapur

    NIT Durgapur courses are offered at undergraduate, postgraduate, and diploma levels. NIT Durgapur research courses are accredited by the NAAC, which is governed by the Government of India and falls under the purview of the Ministry of Education. Students applying to the National Institute of Technology Durgapur courses must follow the guidelines and eligibility criteria set by the NAAC and the institute.

    NIT Durgapur Course List

    CoursesTotal Tuition Fees (In Rs)
    M.Sc15 K - 5 Lakh
    B.Tech5 Lakh - 7.01 Lakh
    PhD1.15 Lakh
    M.Tech1.82 Lakh - 7.01 Lakh
    MSW51 K
    MBA5 Lakh

    National Institute of Technology Durgapur 2022 Admission Process

    Admissions to NIT Durgapur are done through the JEE Main exam for the engineering courses and a five-year integrated course in chemistry. The M.Tech admissions are done through the GATE entrance exam and admiEligibility Critssions to M.Sc courses are done through the JAM entrance exam. Here are the details of the NIT Durgapur admission criteria

    Eligibility Criteria for admission at National Institute of Technology Durgapur


    • Candidates seeking admission to the B.Tech programme at NIT must have completed their Class 12 in Physics, Chemistry and Biology from a recognised board of education.
    • A candidate must have obtained at least 60% of the total marks to be eligible to take the JEE Main exam.


    • Candidates for M.Tech admission must have completed their graduation (preferably B.Tech) in the relevant discipline.
    • A candidate must have earned at least 60% of the total marks to be eligible to take the GATE exam.


    • Candidates seeking admission to MBA programmes must have a bachelor's degree in any field.
    • A candidate must have received at least 60% of their marks in graduation to be eligible to take the CAT exam.


    • Candidates for MCA programmes must hold a BCA degree.
    • A candidate must have scored at least 60% in graduation to be eligible to take the NIMCET exam.


    • A bachelor's degree in the relevant discipline from a recognised university or institute with at least 55% marks.
    • A valid IIT JAM entrance examination score.


    • The candidate must have completed a regular full-time course and graduated with 50 per cent marks or a 5.5 CGPA in any discipline.
    • Students taking their final examination(for graduation) may also apply, but they must have scored the above percentage up to the pre-final semester with no backlog.


    • B.E/B.Tech/B.Arch/B.Pharm degree with a minimum of 70% or a CGPA of 7.5 (65% or a CGPA of 7.0 for SC/ST candidates.)
    • M.E/ M.Tech/ M.Arch/ M.Pharm/ M.S/ MBA/ M.Sc/ M.com/ MBBS/ BDS/ PGDBM/ PGDM degree with a minimum of 60% marks or a CGPA of 6.5 (SC/ST candidates must have a minimum of 55% marks or a CGPA of 6.0).
    • A graduate or postgraduate degree is required, as well as a relevant NET qualification. 

    National Institute of Technology Durgapur Cut Off

    Students can have a quick look at the cut-off tables below to have a basic idea of the NIT Durgapur 2022 cutoff list. 

    Interested students can refer to the college’s official website or the NIT Durgapur Cut Off page for authentic information on the closing ranks of all the subjects. NIT Durgapur JoSAA cutoff 2022 for rounds 1 to 6 has been published. Here are some course-wise NIT Durgapur JEE Main cutoff lists.

    NIT Durgapur Cutoff 2022 Round 5 JoSAA  For Chemical Engineering (5 Years, Bachelor and Master of Technology (Dual Degree))

    QuotaSeat TypeGenderClosing Rank
    HSOPENFemale-only (including Supernumerary)40714
    OSEWSFemale-only (including Supernumerary)8180
    OSSTFemale-only (including Supernumerary)3639

    NIT Durgapur Cut off 2022 Round 5 JoSAA  For Chemistry (5 Years, Integrated Master of Science)

    QuotaSeat TypeGenderClosing Rank
    HSOPENFemale-only (including Supernumerary)50847
    HSSCFemale-only (including Supernumerary)11796
    OSOPENFemale-only (including Supernumerary)55886
    OSOBC-NCLFemale-only (including Supernumerary)21934

    NIT Durgapur Cut-off 2022 Round 5 JoSAA  For Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)

    QuotaSeat TypeGenderClosing Rank
    HSOPENFemale-only (including Supernumerary)46669
    HSEWSFemale-only (including Supernumerary)12336
    HSOBC-NCLFemale-only (including Supernumerary)41170
    HSSCFemale-only (including Supernumerary)9913
    HSSTFemale-only (including Supernumerary)6328
    OSOPENFemale-only (including Supernumerary)46616
    OSEWSFemale-only (including Supernumerary)7166
    OSOBC-NCLFemale-only (including Supernumerary)16988
    OSOBC-NCL (PwD)Gender-Neutral274
    OSSCFemale-only (including Supernumerary)7101
    OSSTFemale-only (including Supernumerary)2450

    NIT Durgapur Cutoff 2022 Round 5 JoSAA  For Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology)

    QuotaSeat TypeGenderClosing Rank
    HSOPENFemale-only (including Supernumerary)11461
    HSOPEN (PwD)Gender-Neutral91
    HSOPEN (PwD)Female-only (including Supernumerary)161
    HSEWSFemale-only (including Supernumerary)3796
    HSEWS (PwD)Gender-Neutral200
    HSOBC-NCLFemale-only (including Supernumerary)14738
    HSOBC-NCL (PwD)Gender-Neutral53
    HSSCFemale-only (including Supernumerary)1603
    HSSC (PwD)Gender-Neutral36
    HSSTFemale-only (including Supernumerary)1972
    OSOPENFemale-only (including Supernumerary)11683
    OSOPEN (PwD)Gender-Neutral142
    OSEWSFemale-only (including Supernumerary)1730
    OSOBC-NCLFemale-only (including Supernumerary)4760
    OSOBC-NCL (PwD)Gender-Neutral85
    OSSCFemale-only (including Supernumerary)1260
    OSSC (PwD)Gender-Neutral39
    OSSTFemale-only (including Supernumerary)615
    OSST (PwD)Female-only (including Supernumerary)35

    NIT Durgapur Computer Science and Engineering(M.Tech) Cut Off 2022

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    NIT Durgapur Biochemistry (M.Tech) 2022 Cutoff List 

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    Placement at National Institute of Technology Durgapur

    Every year, NIT Durgapur holds a placement drive for final-year students. Placement drives are held at the institute for students in their seventh semester or at the start of their final year. The NIT Durgapur placement drive begins in July, with top recruiters receiving invitations in May. Academic institutions, Public Sector Undertakings, R&D laboratories, Management organizations, Consultancy firms, Manufacturing industries, IT/software industries, and Core Engineering industries are among the industries that visit NIT Durgapur.

    The students will be prepared for the placement process by being trained and groomed. The official portal and college notice boards will be updated with information about the NIT Durgapur placement and recruitment process. Companies visiting NIT Durgapur will hold pre-placement talks, tests, and interviews, and candidates will be chosen accordingly.

    NIT Durgapur Placement Statistics

    Highest PackageRs 44 Lakh PA
    Average PackageRs 8.5 Lakh PA

    Scholarship at National Institute of Technology Durgapur

    Scholarships and financial aid are available to deserving and meritorious students at NIT Durgapur. The institute currently has 31 scholarships available. Each student is only eligible for one scholarship per academic year, which can be tuition reimbursement or a monthly allowance. Some of the most popular NIT Durgapur Scholarship programmes are listed below.

    • Student Full Freeship Scholarship
    • Student Half Freeship Scholarship
    • DASA Scholarship
    • Student Aid-Fund
    • Indian Oil Corporation Limited Scholarship
    • Jindal (OPJMS)
    • Sitaram Jindal Memorial Scholarship
    • Indian Council for Cultural Relations Scholarship

    National Institute of Technology Durgapur Campus and Infrastructure

    NIT Durgapur campus covers an area of 187 acres. There are seven boys' hostels and two girls' hostels on the NIT Durgapur campus. The library on the NIT Durgapur campus is trendy and is housed in a separate three-story building. It has over lakh volumes, including reference books, textbooks, and other journals. Inside the library, there is also wi-fi and a xerox machine. NIT Durgapur campus has two canteens for students and staff. One is near the academic building, and the other is near the main academic building's rear exit. There is also an SBI, Canara Bank, and a post office nearby.

    National Institute of Technology Durgapur Infrastructure

    The institute has a well-equipped computer centre, and the NIT Durgapur campus is well-known for its High Voltage Laboratory, which is used for graduate research and undergraduate teaching. According to the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), high voltage and high power laboratories are required because they incur high costs and necessitate the availability of specialised faculty and skilled personnel. However, the NIT Durgapur campus is one of the few that provides such a service. There is a medical unit-cum hospital on the NIT Durgapur campus for both indoor and outdoor patient care. Two resident doctors and other medical personnel staff the medical unit around the clock. The medical unit's services are available to students and staff. If the students require specialised care, they will be referred to the state government hospital or another advanced medical facility.

    National Institute of Technology Durgapur Facilities

    The institute provides excellent facilities. The facilities at NIT Durgapur are available to enrolled students and dedicated faculty members. The campus provides accommodations for its students and a canteen for all members. Residential quarters are provided for NIT Durgapur's teachers and faculty. There is also a modern and updated guest house on the main campus.

    Furthermore, for the students' convenience, NIT Durgapur facilities include a shopping complex that caters to the daily needs of students and faculty members. The shopping centre is located in the heart of the residential complex. NIT Durgapur also has a co-educational higher secondary school to serve the needs of the institute's employees' children.

    NIT Durgapur Top Courses & Fees

    B.Tech13 CoursesAnnual Fee1,25,000
    B.Tech+M.Tech2 CoursesAnnual FeeN/A
    BS+MS1 CoursesAnnual FeeN/A
    M.Tech24 CoursesAnnual Fee70,000
    MBA6 CoursesAnnual Fee75,000
    MSc4 CoursesAnnual Fee15,000
    MCA1 CoursesAnnual Fee18,000
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    NIT Durgapur Rankings

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      #72 Ranked in 2022

    NIT Durgapur Reviews

    Overall review about college
    By Kumar


    Overall: Overall college is good. Placements, enjoyment, faculty is very good. Infrastructure is getting good year by year and many new hostels are being built

    Placement: Excellent. Placements are getting better year by year. Nearly 80% students gets placed every year. Coming to my branch, nearly90% students gets placed. Average lpa is 7.

    Infrastructure: Good. As college is old,infrastructure is not that good. But it is getting good year by year and there is a good development now. It got central library, student activity centre and many laboratories.

    Faculty: Good. Faculty are highly qualified and experienced. They are very good in helping students in research and project issues. Now a days they are using smart class to teach

    Hostel: At present only first years got new hostels. Remaining hostels are under construction. By next year they will get ready. So no need to worry about hostel. At present 3 students are alloted to each room

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    FAQs about NIT Durgapur

    What is the NIRF ranking for NIT, Durgapur ?

    The NIRF Ranking for NIT, Durgapur are as follows :
    In 2019 for Engineering : 46 .

    When was the college , NIT, Durgapur established ?

    NIT, Durgapur was established in the year 1960.

    Is NIT, Durgapur a government college?

    NIT, Durgapur is Public college.
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    NIT Durgapur Contact Number, Address & Location Map, Durgapur

    • +913432545290
    • Deanac@admin.nitdgp.ac.in
    • https://nitdgp.ac.in
    • Mahatma Gandhi Rd, A-Zone, Durgapur, West Bengal 713209

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