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National Institute of Technology

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USD 35000 - USD 51800 ( Annually)
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National Institute of Technology is situated at National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Srinivasnagar PO, Surathkal, Mangalore 575025, India. in Mangalore. The Institute campus is about 9 km. away from Mulki Railway crossing, 54 km. away from Puttur KSRTC Bus Depot, 13 km. away from Old Heli Pad.

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Courses Offered

B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 42550 (Annually)
B.Tech in Chemical Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 42550 (Annually)
B.Tech in Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 42550 (Annually)
B.Tech in Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 42550 (Annually)
B.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 42550 (Annually)
B.Tech in Information Technology
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 42550 (Annually)
B.Tech in Civil Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 42550 (Annually)
B.Tech in Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering
B.Tech in Mining Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering

National Institute of Technology - NIT

National Institute of Technology Karnataka ( NITK ), engineering, offers the courses in the domain of engineering. NITK is located in Mangalore, Karnataka. NITK was established in 1960 with the vision “to facilitate transformation of students into good human beings, responsible citizens and competent professionals, focusing on assimilation, generation and dissemination of knowledge”. Earlier, the college was known as Karnataka Regional Engineering College and the institute was renamed as National Institute of Technology, Karnataka, in 2002. The mission of NITK is to impart quality education to meet the needs of profession and society, and achieve excellence in teaching-learning and research, attract and develop talented and committed human resource, and provide an environment conducive to innovation, creativity, team-spirit and entrepreneurial leadership, facilitate effective interactions among faculty and students, and foster networking with alumni, industries, institutions and other stake-holders, practice and promote high standards of professional ethics, transparency and accountability. The institute has an ISO certification and also has close proximity to Bengaluru, the capital city of Karnataka. National Institute of Technology Karnataka has lush green surroundings spreaded over 250 acres of land. The NITK Library is housed in a spacious three-storied building adjoining the Main building of the Institute on the Southern side. The library, with a floor area of 2,758 Sq mtrs is segregated into two wings. National Institute of Technology Karnataka has separate department for training and placements.  The National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal is among the foremost Institutes of National Importance in higher technological education and applied research. Since its inception in 1960 as the Karnataka Regional Engineering College, the Institute has established itself as a premier center engaged in imparting quality technological education and providing support to research and development activities. The Institute has illustrious tradition of history of research in traditional and modern areas of engineering and sciences. The Institute has been actively involved in applied research in looking at and resolving problems faced by the society in several areas like environment, water resources, rock mechanics, new structures, VLSI etc. The Institute offers Bachelors Degree courses in 9 disciplines of Engineering (All the 9 B.Tech Degree Programmes have been accredited by NBA for maximum feasible period of 5 years w.e.f July 01, 2014) and Postgraduate Degree in 29 disciplines in Engineering, Management and Science. The Institute offers doctoral programme in all Departments. The students are admitted to the B.Tech degree programs on the basis of the Joint Entrance Examination (Main) JEE (Main) conducted at various centers all over India. International students are admitted through various students exchange programs, i.e. MEA, ICCR, etc. and scheme of Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA). Students admitted in M.Tech programs through GATE are eligible to receive scholarship. Every year 150 full time fellowship seats for admission to Ph.D programme is offered across all the Departments of the Institute and interdisciplinary areas. The Institute ranks among the best technological Institutions in the country and has contributed in all sectors of technological developments.

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Why join National Institute of Technology


Ranked 8th on the India Today Best Engineering Colleges 2012


The institute has dispensary in the campus which offers complete medical facilities.



40 Type Courses Available

  • 9 UG Courses
  • 27 PG Courses
  • 4 phd Courses


  • The College recieved Government of Karnataka Award for Best College in 1991.
  • Ranked 6th among Top Engineering Colleges in India Today Magazine in 1998.
  • ISO 9002 Certification to the Department of Computer Engineering and Department of Electronics & Communication in 2000.
  • The college recievec ISTE Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan National Award for Best Overall Performance in 2001.
  • Ranked 8th among Top 10 technological universities by India Today Magazine in 2004.
  • Ranked 3rd among all Technological Universities of India for Student Placements and 11th Rank Overall by Dataquest-IDC-NASSCOM Survey in 2005
  • The college recived the Science Direct Award for Highest Usage of Online Journal Resources in 2006
  • The college recieved IEEE Best Student Chapter Award in Bangalore Section in 2007.
  • Certificate of Appreciation awarded to NITK Surathkal in appreciation having successfully organized the 39th ISTE Annual National Convention during 2009.
  • The college recieved National B-School Awards in Association with Canon- Best Government Engineering - National Institute of Technology Surathkal on February 12, 2011
  • Ranking of the Institute by various ranking agencies: 8th by India Today, 9th by GHRDC- Competition Success and 13th by Outlook  in 2012.

National Institute of Technology Placements

Normally the placements in NITK commence in the beginning of the final year (Pre-final Semester) i.e. in the month of July. Prior to this, an invitation is sent to all previous recruiters in the month of May. Along with the invitation a form is provided seeking the company profile & information. After getting the willingness from the companies, they are prioritized and a schedule is prepared. The date of visit is intimated to the companies in June. On the allotted day the company visits the campus, makes pre-placement talk, conducts tests and interviews and selects the candidates.


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National Institute of Technology

NITK has a lush green 295.35 acre campus. Residential Campus is self sufficient in every aspect. Staff Quarters consists of more than 200 residences with both independent houses and flats. Residential campus is made up of Director's quarters, Professors & Asst professors quarters, Lectures & Asst lectures quarters, Warden quarters, Bachelors quarters and Non-teaching staff colony.

Staff club, shopping complex, banks with ATM facility, post office, schools, hospital, guest house, cafeterias, playground are present in the campus for the benefits of staff.

Nearby popular spots within 5 KM from the campus

Crumbs (Cafe)
Health Center (Gym)
Srinivas Hospital (Hospital)
Padmavathi Hospital (Hospital)
Primary Health Centre (Hospital)
Chirashree Hospital (Hospital)
Sanam Sarees (Clothing Store)
Karvi (Grocery Or Supermarket)
corporation Bank (Bank)
Axis Bank (Bank)
Vijaya Bank (Bank)
Canara Bank (Bank)
ICICI Bank ATM (Bank)
Karnataka Bank (Bank)
State Bank of India (Bank)
Bharath Bank (Bank)
SDCC Bank Ltd (Bank)
Axis Bank Ltd (Atm)
Bank Of Baroda, Suratkal Banch (Bank)

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