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National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jamshedpur, is one of the pioneering institutes of high-quality education in the Nation that began in 1960 with a former name ‘Regional Institute of Technology. The Institute was declared as National Importance in the academic year 2007. NIT Jamshedpur offers UG, PG, and Research Level programs in several streams such as B.Tech, MCA, M.Tech, and Ph.D. with specializations.

NIT Jamshedpur has twelve departments covering seven specializations at the UG level, twenty specializations at the PG level, and ten specializations at the Research level.

  • The students will be allotted seats for the chosen program based on the merit in the respective entrance exams.
  • The Institute has a reservation policy as per the norms of the Government.
  • Students can apply application forms for the desired program through online mode with respective seat allocation Authority or NIT itself.

NIT Jamshedpur Admission Highlights:


National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur

Popular Name

NIT Jamshedpur


Public Institute

Admission Basis

Entrance Based

Entrance Exam

JEE Main

Application Mode



JoSAA for UG


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NIT Jamshedpur B.Tech Admissions:

NIT Jamshedpur is offering a B.Tech program for eight semesters, four years, with seven specializations. The students will have to pass 10+2 level or equivalent in science stream with PCM subjects from a well-recognized board. The students will be selected based on the scores obtained in JEE Main exam. The students who get selected will have to provide the documents for verification.


Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Electrical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Production Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Metallurgy Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

10+2 or equivalent in Science stream with PCM subjects from a recognized board
JEE score

NIT Jamshedpur B.Tech Cut Off:


JEE Main Cut Off

Computer Science & Engineering


Electronics & Communication Engineering


Electrical Engineering


Mechanical Engineering


Civil Engineering


Production Engineering


Metallurgy Engineering


NIT Jamshedpur JEE Advance (Home State) Opening and Closing Ranks

Bachelor of Technology (4 Years)

Category Seat Pool Opening Rank Closing Rank
Civil Engineering
OPEN Female-Only 24049 56156
SC 8306 8306
OBC-NCL 15070 15362
OPEN Gender-Neutral 26768 38312
SC 4480 7988
1858 1858
ST 1517 3044
OBC-NCL 9840 13119
Computer Science and Engineering
OBC-NCL Female-Only 7501 7561
ST 994 994
OPEN 13904 14436
SC 2526 4649
OBC-NCL Gender-Neutral 2676 5612
ST 750 1900
OPEN 5889 12546
OBC-NCL(PwD) 117 117
SC 2804 3750
273 273
Electronics and Communication Engineering
OPEN Female-Only 16777 19596
SC 1915 1915
OBC-NCL 10409 10409
OPEN Gender-Neutral 13504 21265
ST 3126 3363
OBC-NCL 4872 7307
OPEN(PwD) 382 382
SC 4185 6009
Mechanical Engineering
OPEN Female-Only 27227 32586
OPEN(PwD) 2009 2009
SC 10279 10279
ST 4274 4274
OBC-NCL 13180 13951
SC Gender-Neutral 2559 6153
1561 1561
ST 1678 1731
OBC-NCL 6179 8510
OPEN 12845 25730
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
SC Female-Only 6647 6647
OPEN 31795 37380
OBC-NCL 12927 14326
ST Gender-Neutral 2800 4668
OBC-NCL 12400 15535
SC 6526 12040
859 859
OPEN 29527 47567
Production and Industrial Engineering
OBC-NCL Female-Only 17439 17439
OPEN 49967 53918
OPEN Gender-Neutral 39957 51795
SC 8042 14698
ST 3668 5524
OBC-NCL 13776 16504
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
OPEN Female-Only 21590 30689
OBC-NCL 12153 12511
SC 6585 6585
ST 1537 1537
Gender-Neutral 431 431
SC 3531 5846
ST 2092 2436
OBC-NCL 6753 8805
OPEN 10449 27381

NIT Jamshedpur JEE Advance (Others State) Opening and Closing Ranks

Bachelor of Technology (4 Years)

Category Seat Pool Opening Rank Closing Rank
Civil Engineering
OPEN (PwD) Female-Only 2935 2935
SC 6580 6580
OBC-NCL 10445 12891
ST 1012 1012
OPEN 28619 33210
OPEN (PwD) Gender-Neutral 1127 1127
OBC-NCL 6110 7195
ST 837 1107
OPEN 21126 25601
OBC-NCL(PwD) 1261 1261
SC 2436 3930
Computer Science and Engineering
OPEN Female-Only 10071 11653
OBC-NCL 5141 6117
SC 2115 2115
OPEN Gender-Neutral 6868 9162
ST 697 1337
OBC-NCL 1954 3004
SC 1590 1970
OPEN (PwD) 165 165
Electronics and Communication Engineering
ST Female-Only 1356 1356
OBC-NCL(PwD) 887 887
SC 3827 3827
OPEN 13111 13531
OBC-NCL 7491 7878
OBC-NCL Gender-Neutral 3693 4942
ST 1052 1424
OBC-NCL(PwD) 881 881
OPEN (PwD) 637 637
OPEN 8174 14540
SC 2017 3039
Mechanical Engineering
OPEN Female-Only 26632 30778
SC 5263 5263
OBC-NCL 11608 11704
OBC-NCL Gender-Neutral 4304 5759
OPEN 13792 17371
ST 1263 1292
OPEN (PwD) 1036 1036
SC 2163 3947
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
SC Female-Only 8286 8286
OBC-NCL 16052 16547
ST 4937 4937
OPEN 30637 42480
OBC-NCL Gender-Neutral 9188 11688
SC 4858 6904
OPEN (PwD) 2537 2537
OPEN 21680 36659
ST 2221 2635
Production and Industrial Engineering
SC Female-Only 9979 9979
OBC-NCL 18492 18492
OPEN 36821 39307
OBC-NCL Gender-Neutral 9711 11464
ST 3264 4179
OPEN 23307 31668
SC 6415 8500
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
SC Female-Only 3266 3266
OBC-NCL 5082 8504
OPEN 16147 18124
ST Gender-Neutral 713 1396
SC (PwD) 198 198
OPEN (PwD) 1202 1202
OPEN 11237 16748
OBC-NCL 4966 5743
SC 2585 3634

The students seeking admission to NIT Jamshedpur for the B.Tech program will have to apply online from the JEE Main official website. NIT Jamshedpur must be selected as a preference by the students when filling the application form.

  • 10+2 in Science stream passed with minimum marks is compulsory.
  • Institute has reservations as per Government norms.
  • Minimum age of 17 is required for applying to the program.
  • The selection process will be based on JEE Main score.
  • All India Rank students must first apply for JoSAA Counseling, choosing NIT Jamshedpur as preference.
  • Several rounds of seat allocation are done online by JoSAA, followed by Institute’s Counseling.

NIT Jamshedpur M.Tech Admissions:

NIT Jamshedpur is offering an M.Tech program with sixteen specializations for a period of four semesters with two years. The students with basic eligibility of Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology in applicable specializations with 60% marks from a well-recognized university. The students will be allocated seats based on the GATE exam score. The students who get shortlisted will have to provide the documents for verification purposes.


Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Geotechnical Engineering

Power Systems Engineering

Embedded Systems Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Energy Systems Engineering

Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Materials Engineering

Surface Science & Engineering

Structural Engineering

Water Resources Engineering

Power Electronics & Drives

Communication Systems Engineering

Thermal Engineering

Computer Integrated Design & Manufacturing

Foundry Engineering

Information Systems Security Engineering

Bachelor's Degree in related specialization with 60% marks from a recognized university
GATE score


NIT Jamshedpur M.Tech Cut Off:


GATE Cut Off

Communication Systems


Embedded Systems


Water Resources Engineering


Foundry Technology


Surface Science and Engineering


Geotechnical Engineering


Power System Engineering


Information Security


Power Electronics and Drives


Metallurgical & Materials Engineering


Energy System Engineering


Computer Science and Engineering


Computer Integrated Manufacturing


Manufacturing Systems Engineering


Thermal Engineering


Structural Engineering


NIT Jamshedpur M.Sc. Admissions:

The Institute offers an M.Sc. program with three specializations for two years of duration. The students applying for the M.Sc. program must hold a bachelor’s degree in the applicable stream with 60% marks from a well-recognized university. The students must have a valid JAM score for getting selected for the M.Sc. admissions. The students will have to submit the prescribed documents for further verification if they get selected.


Eligibility & Selection Criteria




Bachelor's Degree in the applicable stream with 60% marks from a recognized university
JAM score

Students seeking admissions for M.Tech or M.Sc. in NIT Jamshedpur will have to apply for respective entrance exam through their website.

  • Bachelor-level education is compulsory for applying to PG programs.
  • Reservation is as per the Govt. Norms.
  • The entrance exam score is the only way to get admission to NIT Jamshedpur.
  • Students will have to register for CCMT counseling for M.Tech admission after GATE results are out.
  • Students will have to register for CCMN counseling for M.Sc. admission after JAM results are out.
  • NIT Jamshedpur must put as the preferences while registering for CCMT or CCMN Counseling.

NIT Jamshedpur MCA Admissions:

The MCA program is offered for three years of duration for the students having basic eligibility of bachelor’s degree in the applicable stream and mathematics subject at 10+2 or equivalent level education. The selection process for the MCA program will be based on the NIMCET exam score.


Eligibility & Selection Criteria


Bachelor's Degree with 60% marks and 10+2 with Mathematics subjects from a recognized body

Students seeking admission to the MCA program in NIT Jamshedpur must apply online mode from the link provided on the official website by paying INR 2000/- as an application fee.

  • Bachelor’s degree from UGC recognized university is mandatory for applying to PG Programs in NIT Jamshedpur.
  • The reservation policy is as per the Government regulations.
  • NIT Jamshedpur must be specified as preference at the registration time.

NIT Jamshedpur Application Process:


  • IIT will release a notification about the exam and the release of application forms.
  • The link will be made available on the JEE/JAM/GATE official website.
  • Duly Filled Application form has to be submitted along with Photocopies of Marks Sheets and Photograph.
  • INR 100/- to INR 500/- of application fee to be paid.


  • NITs release the Notification regarding the exam.
  • Students will have to register themselves on the NIMCET website.
  • Application Form to be filled with proper details.
  • INR 2000/- to be paid towards the application fee.
  • Application form and e-receipt to be printed out and submitted to the Institute.

Institute Address:

NIT Jamshedpur,Adityapur, District Seraikela, Kharsawan, Krishnapur, Adityapur, Industrial Area, Adityapur,
Jamshedpur, Jharkhand 831014

NIT Jamshedpur Scholarship:
The Institute is offering Scholarships for the deserving students from low economic and reserved category students such as

  • Welfare Department of the Jharkhand Government Scholarship for reserved category students with an annual family income of less than INR 2 Lakh or INR 1 Lakh.
  • 35 Reserved category students are provided with Scholarships in the form of a Monthly stipend by NTPC.
  • Institute will provide students from the Socially or economically disadvantaged category with the CDIF Scholarship program from TATA Cummins.
  • State Government is offering Merit Cum Means Scholarship in certain Situations. 


by Salajan, 21 Dec 2020
Class of 2021

JEE main I cleared, I got ranking in that entrance. The cut-off marks were released by the colleges and then I filled the choice filling for getting seat in some institute for the B.tech. Because of my cut-off marks depending upon my category i was given seat and selected for National Institute of Technology admissions.

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Can I get direct admission.....
Asked by Abhijeet Dutta

replied on 05-Jan-2021 10:58:51

Although this is a deemed university there is no direct admission to National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur for B.Tech or other program available. Candidates only through merit basis or entrance test based shall be able to take seats.

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