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 National Institute of Technology (NIT), Puducherry
  • National Institute of Technology (NIT), Puducherry

College Details

It is one of the 30 NITs established in India. NIT, Puducherry is among the ten NITs sanctioned in 2009 by the Government of India. The institute was established in the year 2010. The campus is located near village Poovam at Karaikal in Puducherry on an area of 258 acres of land. NITPY is funded by the Central Government and is an Institute of National Importance. NIT, Puducherry is currently operating from its temporary campus Arignar Anna Govt. Arts and Science College, Nehru Nagar, Karaikal. The hostel facility is provided to the students in private buildings. The institute encourages its students to take up sports activities as they help in developing leadership skills and teaches how to make decisions in ambiguous situations. The National Institute of Technology, Puducherry provides medical facilities to the students in collaboration with Vinayaka Mission Medical College and Hospital, Karaikal. NITPY has Innovative Club which collects ideas from students and converts them into worthwhile projects.


The institute has a Training & Placement cell which organizes campus placements for the students. The past recruiters who have visited NIT, Puducherry campus for recruitment are L&T Infotech, Polaris, Ramco, ZOHO, IBM, L&T Construction, SnapDeal, MuSigma, MISYS, Epcos, Ernst & Young, ABB, NSE and Reliance Jio Infocomm.


The institute reserves 50% seats for Home-State students and the remaining 50% are for all India on quota basis. It offers B.Tech degree in Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. The admission to the B.Tech course is through JEE MAIN entrance exam. The students from abroad can get admission in B.Tech through DASA scheme. NIT, Puducherryoffers M.Tech degree in Computer Science & Engineering. The candidate is admitted to M.Tech course through CCMT with a valid GATE score.

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