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National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal

National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal

College Details :

National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal is located in Mangalore City, Karnataka State, India. The Institute was established as Karnataka Regional Engineering College (KREC) in 1960, and upgraded as National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK) in 2002. Mangalore is the headquarters of the coastal district of Dakshina Kannada, and boasts an important centre of education, business and trade in the state. Sri. U. Srinivasa Mallya, a visionary and a philanthropist, contributed immensely to the development of the coastal region of Karnataka, and his effort towards establishment of KREC (now NITK) is the most significant one. In recognition of his role as the founder and architect of the institute, the campus premises is named after him as Srinivasnagar. It is one of the 31 National Institutes of Technology in India and is recognised as an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India. It has a suburban campus, in close proximity to the Arabian Sea. National Highway 66 runs through the campus and serves as the major mode of access.

Placements :

NIT Surathkal holds a record of more than 80% placements every year. In the recent placement drive of 2021, the highest package offered was INR 51.5 LPA and the average package was INR 11 LPA. ISRO, BEL, BEL-CRL, GAIL, ACM, Flipkart, Intel Corporation, EXL Service, and Apple are some of the top recruiters at NIT Surathkal.

Courses :

The college offers B.Tech Programmes in the following streams :

  1. Artificial Intelligence
  2. Chemical Engineering
  3. Civil Engineering
  4. Computer Science and Engineering
  5. Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  6. Electronics and Communication Engineering
  7. Information Technology
  8. Mechanical Engineering
  9. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  10. Mining Engineering

The college also offers M.Tech Programmes in the following streams :

  1. M.Tech Industrial Biotechnology
  2. M.Tech Chemical Engineering
  3. M.Tech Marine Engineering
  4. M.Tech Process Metallurgy
  5. M.Tech Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System
  6. M.Tech Water resource
  7. M.Tech. Mechatronics
  8. M.Tech Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  9. M.Tech Environmental Science
  10. M.Tech Environmental Engineering
  11. M.Tech Nanotechnology
  12. M.Tech Construction Technology
  13. M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering
  14. M.Tech Transportation Engineering
  15. M.Tech Power and Energy System Engineering
  16. M.Tech Communication Engineering
  17. M.Tech Structural Engineering
  18. M.Tech Manufacturing Engineering
  19. M.Tech Information Technology
  20. M.Tech Signal Processing
  21. M.Tech Information Security
  22. M.Tech Thermal Engineering
  23. M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering
  24. M.Tech Computational Mathematics and Data Processing
  25. M.Tech VLSI Design
  26. M.Tech Design and Precision Engineering