National Institute of Technology - NIT Raipur - NIT
National Institute of Technology Raipur is situated in the capital city of Chhattisgarh State of India. This institute has a glorious past history of around 6 decades and had celebrated its golden jubilee in the year 2005. The Institute was started as a College of Mining and Metallurgy and within a few years of its inception it was upgraded to Government College of Engineering & Technology, Raipur. In the year 2005, the college was accorded status of National Institute of Technology (An Institution of National Importance).
The institute runs 12 undergraduate programs with student intake of 955 and 10 Postgraduate courses including M.C.A. and M.Tech. in Applied Geology with student intake of 255 per year. In terms of yearly intake, this institute is one of the biggest NIT. The courses are duly approved. The total strength of the students is more than 3500 in the campus. Regular Ph.D. programs in all Engineering disciplines are an integral part of the research commitments of this institute. An autonomous body under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India, institute has its own ordinance, rules and regulations for U.G., P.G. and Ph.D. programs. The campus environment is vibrant and promotes each and every one to excel in academic and co-curricular activities. A peaceful campus is a characteristic of this institute.
City of Raipur is well known for its peaceful and cultural orientation. A cosmopolitan city, it is well connected with all metros via air link, rail link and road link. The institute is situated just 20 km away from airport and around 6 km away from railway station. Within the city, shared transport facility is available at very reasonable rates. Chhattisgarh state has many tourist spots which are historically and archaeologically important. There are some wildlife sanctuaries in the state as well. Evenings in Raipur are full of colours and joy. National Institute of Technology Raipur has experienced faculty members and supporting staff, who are committed to provide the best to the students and the institute as a whole. Around 90% of the students are placed every year through direct campus placements. The institute provides a good infrastructure with regards to laboratory facilities, library, internet, hostel etc. A strong dedicated alumni association invariably provides strength in the development of the students and the institute.
NIT Raipur has an active placement cell which maintains rapport with different companies to arrange for the on campus interviews. The cell also strives to prepare the students with mock interviews, group discussions, personality development programmes, industrial visits and language enhancement. Few companies that have recruited regularly from the institute are, Shapoorji Pallonji & Co., Samsung Electronics, Belzabar Software India, Infocept Technologies, ACC Cement and Mu-Sigma Business Solutions etc.
|Number of visiting companies||38|
|Average Salary||2.0 lacs|
|Max Salary||5.0 lacs|