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  National Institute of Technology (NIT), Raipur
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College Details

It was founded in 1956 as Govt. College of Mining & Metallurgy with two engineering disciplines, mining and metallurgy; the institute is one of the oldest of its kind in India. Later the inauguration of the Institute building was done by our Prime Minister Honorable Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru on 14th March 1963. From 1st December 2005, the institute has become the National Institute of Technology. It is a technical institution funded by the Government of India, located in Raipur, Chhattisgarh. Dr. Sudarshan Tiwari is the director of National Institute of Technology, Raipur. The ABP News National Educational Awards 2014 has selected NIT, Raipur to honor with Outstanding Engineering Institute (North) for the contribution of the Institute in the field of Engineering from North Region. The institute is committed to the challenging task of development of technical education by preparing seasoned graduates in highly sophisticated field of engineering and technology. NIT, Raipur which was earlier a mining college, is roughly 50 years old, and somehow manages to look even older. The laboratories and classrooms are sufficient. The library is with a very 'first come, first serve' environment, but fortunately has a huge reading room which can accommodate a substantial number of students. There are a couple of grounds for cricket, volleyball, etc. The institute has 5 boys' hostel within the campus and presently there are two girls' hostels in the campus.

Placements

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Raipur The National Institute of Technology, Raipur has good placement rate. Giants like BHARTI INFRATEL LIMITED, BHUSHAN STEEL LIMITED, BIRLA SOFT, CAPGEMINI, CCCL, COAL INDIA LIMITED, COGNIZANT TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS, COMPUTER SCIENCE CO., CROMPTON GREAVES etc. are its top recruiters. The highest package offered at NIT, Raipur was Rs. 75 Lakhs per Annum offered by Epic Systems, USA.


Courses

NIT Raipur offers undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs in 19 departments. At the UG level, the NIT Raipur program includes a four-year Bachelor of Technology and a five-year Bachelor of Architecture. At the post graduate level, the NIT Raipur course includes a two-year M.Tech and a two-year MCA. All UG courses are eight semesters long, while PG courses are four semesters.

At the P.hD. level, NIT Raipur offers full-time and part-time doctoral programs. The table below lists additional details about the NIT Raipur course, its qualification criteria, and annual fees:

Course Eligibility Criteria Annual Fee (in Rs)

BTech

-Computer Science & Engineering

-Bio Medical Engineering

-Civil Engineering

Pass in Class 12 with PCM stream

1.38 lakh

BArch

Pass in Class 12 with PCM stream

1.38 lakh

MTech

-Civil Engineering

-Chemical Engineering

-Electrical Engineering

BTech or equivalent degree from a recognised university/ institute with minimum 60% aggregate (55% in case of SC/ ST candidates)

83,000

MCA

BCA or equivalent bachelor’s degree from a recognised university/ institute

83,000

PhD

-Applied Geology

-Architecture

-Chemistry

Master’s degree in a relevant field of study

28,000

NIT Raipur Admission Process

NIT Raipur allows admission to the UG, PG, and Ph.D. programs based on the effective scores of the different entrance exams. Candidates applying for the NIT Raipur 2021 admission process must also apply for the admission test related to the course. The admission process for all NIT Raipur courses in 2021 is online. The application form is available on the official website. Once the deadline for a specific entrance exam is posted, the admissions process begins. In addition, according to the selection criteria of the applied course, students must accept a counseling process or a personal interview (PI). NIT Raipur can also take its own written exams for Ph.D. programs. For detailed information on seat assignments for the PG course,

The table below provides detailed information about the NIT Raipur course and the entrance exams through which candidates are admitted.

Course Accepted Entrance Exam

BTech

JEE Main followed by JoSAA Counselling

BArch

JEE Main Paper 2 followed by JoSAA Counselling

MTech

GATE followed by CCMT Counselling

MCA

NIMCET

PhD

GATE, UGC NET, CSIR-NET