NIT Durgapur 2020: Admission, Courses, Fees, Placement, Review etc.

    NIT Durgapur
    NIT Durgapur

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    National Institute of Technology (NIT Durgapur), formerly known as Regional Engineering College, Durgapur was established in the year 1960 under an Act of the Parliament of India. It is one of the eight such colleges, as a co-operative venture between the Government of India and the Government of West Bengal.

    NIT Durgapur

    NIT Durgapur is a fully-funded premier Technological Institution of the Government of India and is administered by an autonomous Board of Governors. The college was given autonomy in financial and administrative matters to achieve rapid development. The Institution is one of the Top 10 National Institute of Technology in India.

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    National Institute of Technology Durgapur

    College Summary

    Before we go to complete college review, let us have a look at the major details of
    National Institute of Technology Durgapur.

    Name of Institute National Institute of Technology Durgapur
    Popular Name NIT Durgapur
    Location Durgapur, West Bengal
    Year of Establishment 1960
    Institute Type Autonomous
    Affiliated to Autonomous University
    Approved by UGC
    Courses Offered B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA, and Postgraduate Courses
    Specialization Technical
    Hostel Facilities  Yes
    College Rating 3.8/5
    Official Website
    Category NIT Colleges In India

    Affiliations, Reorganization, and Achievement

    • Affiliated by: Autonomous
    • Approved by: UGC
    • Institute Type: Autonomous


    • Ragging Free Environment
    • Internet
    • Modern Teaching Methodologies
    • Intensive and Vigorous Study Schedule
    • Video Conferencing Facility
    • Wi-Fi Campus
    • Yoga & Meditation Facilities.
    • Central library.
    • Separate girls’ and boys hostel
    • Cultural and tech fest

    Courses Offered

    UG Courses

    Courses  Duration
    Chemical Engineering 4 Years
    Civil Engineering 4 Years
    Computer Science & Engineering 4 Years
    Electrical Engineering 4 Years
    Electronics & Communication Engineering 4 Years
    Information Technology 4 Years
    Mechanical Engineering 4 Years
    Metallurgical Engineering 4 Years

    PG Courses

    Courses Duration
    M.Tech 2 Years
    MBA 2 Years
    MCA 2 Years

    Ph.D. Courses

    Course Duration
    Earth and Environmental Studies 2 Years
    Mathematics 2 Years
    Physics 2 Years
    Management Studies 2 Years
    Humanities 2 Years

    Admission Process

    • For Admission in UG, Courses Candidate will have to clear JEE Main Entrance Exam. Admission in UG Courses is based on JEE Main Scorecard.
    • For Admission in PG, Courses Candidate will have to clear Gate Entrance Exam.
    • Admission Seekers must full fill all the required eligibility criteria made under the admission Guidelines.

    Age Criteria

    Aspirants should have completed the minimum age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete that age on or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year B.Tech Course.

    Eligibility Criteria

    UG Courses

    • Candidate 60% aggregate in 10+2 or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics as Compulsory Subjects.
    • In the case of BioTechnology Admission, 50% of the seats are filled on the basis of 10+2 marks merit.

    PG Courses

    • Admission Seekers must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with 50% aggregate marks.
    • Valid score in Gate and Post Graduate Entrance Test (PGET).

    Ph.D. Courses

    • Masters degree in respective disciplines with 60% aggregate marks.

    Fee Structure

    Academic Fee

    Course Fee(Per Year)
    B.Tech 62500/-
    M.Tech 35,000/-
    MBA 37500/-
    M.Sc 75,00/-
    PhD 13,000/-
    MCA 35000/-

    Hostel Fee

    Particulars Amount (Rs)
    Hostel Seat Rent (per Semester) 1800
    Electricity charges (per Semester) 400
    Maintenance & Development Charge 1200
    Total 3400


    General Category

    Quota Branch name OPO OPC
    4-year B.Tech. Course
    HS Bio-Technology 19995 – 29633 28683 – 39708
    HS Chemical Engineering 13565 – 21141 20828 – 32483
    HS Civil Engineering 16741 – 34032 22654 – 36208
    HS Computer Science and Engineering 6119 – 7403 9869 – 14703
    HS Electrical Engineering 10841 – 10841 16045 – 24586
    HS Electronics and Communication Engineering 4597 – 10701 13643 – 20076
    HS Information Technology 11819 – 15250 17499 – 27133
    HS Mechanical Engineering 9293 – 11246 18682 – 29862
    HS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 21053 – 28384 24672 – 36880
    OS Bio-Technology 20206 – 32105 22979 – 37002
    OS Chemical Engineering 15452 – 22858 17174 – 26453
    OS Civil Engineering 12703 – 15324 16114 – 22588
    OS Computer Science and Engineering 4955 – 6574 6535 – 9003
    OS Electrical Engineering 8195 – 12485 11551 – 17653
    OS Electronics and Communication Engineering 3881 – 11015 9771 – 13486
    OS Information Technology 7491 – 9216 9216 – 12923
    OS Mechanical Engineering 10002 – 11827 12376 – 18241
    OS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 18706 – 23539 21829 – 32382
    5-year B.Tech. + M.Tech. Dual Degree Course
    HS Biotechnology 24156 – 28898 24473 – 37721
    HS Chemical Engineering 18738 – 31068 18738 – 31068
    OS Biotechnology 14140 – 31565 14140 – 31565
    OS Chemical Engineering 17190 – 26476 17190 – 26476
    Five-Year Integrated M.Sc. Course
    HS Chemistry 23515 – 36469 27937 – 40292
    OS Chemistry 6863 – 20087 23623 – 35457


    When you are @ NIT Durgapur, you need not to have to worry about Placements. NIT Durgapur is one of the few engineering colleges to have nearly 100% placements. On average, a CSE and a ME student got a job offer of Rs 3-7 lakhs per annum. The top recruiters for NIT Durgapur are TCS, IBM, Capgemini, and L&T ECC. Other companies that employ NIT-D alumni are Microsoft, Samsung (Sell), MuSigma, Polaris FT, Samsung R & D, JSL, Ericsson, Uttam Galva Steel, to name a few.

    Top Recruiter

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    Drishti Software Innoplexus Oracle Cloud Verity Knowledge Soln.
    Dynamic Digital Intellect Design Arena Orient Electric Verizon
    Elegant(Fleet) ITC Infotech Oxygen Wipro
    Emami ITC PCPB Payu ZS Associates
    Endurance(Directi) JSL PCTL (Paharpur)
    Ericsson L&T ECC Pradan

    Rankings and Reputation

    Name of Institute National Institute of Technology Durgapur
    Rating 3.8/5
    Reputation Excellent
    Education 4.0/5
    Faculty Good
    Infrastructure Excellent
    • We would like to give out 3.8 of 5 stars on Edufever Best Engineering Colleges in West Bengal.

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    Contact Details

    National Institute of Technology Durgapur
    Address: Mahatma Gandhi Avenue, A-Zone Durgapur, West Bengal, India- 713209
    Phone no: +91-343-2546397 (Dean)
    Fax: +91-343-2547375
    Email: [email protected]

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