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National Institute of Technology Durgapur

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Established : 1960 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE,UGC

Overview National Institute of Technology Durgapur

The National Institute of Technology, Durgapur (previously Regional Engineering College, Durgapur) was founded in 1960 by an Act of Parliament to set the standard for engineering education in the country and promote national unification. NIT Durgapur is one of eight colleges built through a joint venture between the Indian government and the state of West Bengal. In 2003, the institution was conferred with Deemed University Status under the approval of UGC and AICTE. NIT Durgapur is the foremost in Eastern India to be conferred as Technical Education Quality Improvement Program's Lead Institute (TEQIP). In 2017, the Union Government of India declared NITDGP an "Institute of National Importance." Furthermore, it has achieved notable rankings for its academic excellence. NIT Durgapur NIRF ranking is 29 for Engineering Category.

The Institute currently includes 14 departments, five Centers of Excellence, 224 faculty members, and 4000 students enrolled. For student exchange programs, internships, and seminars, the institution has 16 national and 17 international collaborations. NIT Durgapur Courses include B Tech, MBA, M Tech, MCA, MSc, and MSW. In addition, it offers five-year integrated degrees BSc+ MSc and B Tech+ M Tech. It also offers Ph.D. courses in several streams.

The flagship program of NIT Durgapur is B Tech, which is available in 8 streams. NIT Durgapur fees for 4 years B tech is INR 5.5 Lakhs. Candidates must qualify in JEE Main and score identical to the NIT Durgapur Cut off to be eligible for admission. NIT Durgapur admissions for M Tech are based on GATE results. Students who perform well in the CAT entrance test are eligible to apply for NIT Durgapur MBA.

NIT Durgapur Rankings

The NIT Durgapur Ranking has steadily increased over time. Currently, NIT Durgapur's ranking among NITs is 6th Position. Additionally, the Institute has advanced in the Engineering area. There is a progress year on year in NIRF Ranking.

  • NIT Durgapur NIRF Ranking is 29 for Engineering Category in 2021. Whereas in 2020, it was positioned in 47th Place.
  • NIRF Ranking of NIT Durgapur in the overall category is 71st Position for the year 2021. Whereas in 2020, it was positioned in 96th Place.
  • NIT Durgapur ranks 24 in the overall category by WEEK Survey 2021.
  • According to Outlook Survey, it was in 37th Place among India's Best Engineering Colleges.

NIT Durgapur Courses and Fee

NIT Durgapur offers BTech, BSc+ MSc, MTech, MSW, B Tech+ M Tech, MBA, MCA, MSc, Ph.D. The most popular program is BTech. The NIRF 2021 has likewise given the program the 29th ranking. Furthermore, national-level entrance examinations are used to admit students to all programs. Course in NIT Durgapur, selection criteria, and fees structure of NIT Durgapur are given below:

Courses

Details

NIT Durgapur Fees 

Master's In Business Administration

(MBA)

CAT exam and personal interview are used to choose candidates. 

INR 1.71 Lakhs 

Bachelors in Technology

(BTech)

JEE Main test and JOSAA counseling are used for selection.

INR 5.56 Lacs 

Master in Computer Applications

(MCA)

NIMCET exam and counseling are used for selection.
 

INR 2.29 Lacs

Masters in Technology

(MTech)

GATE exam and CCMT counseling

INR 1.17 Lacs

Masters in Science

(MSc)

IIT JAM test and CCMN counseling.

INR 64,700

Doctorate in Philosophy

(Ph.D.)

The Institute conducts a written test and a personal interview as part of the selection process.

 

Candidates who cleared the UGC NET exam are not required to take the written exam.

INR 1.15 lacs

NIT Durgapur Admissions

NIT Durgapur Admission criteria vary for each course. However, students must undertake the competitive entrance test per the course requirement to be eligible for admission. JEE Main, GATE, CAT, NIMCET, and IIT JAM are among the entrance exams accepted by NIT Durgapur. Interested students can apply for admission to undergraduate and graduate programs online. Before applying for admission, make sure of NIT Durgapur Eligibility criteria.

NIT Durgapur BTech Admission

At NIT Durgapur, 876 seats are available across the B Tech eight specializations. In addition, NIT Durgapur dual degree is available in B Tech+ M Tech for five years. The Institute has also planned the degree conversion. After the seventh semester, BTech students can apply to an MTech program in the relevant field to convert their BTech degrees into dual degree programs. Admission to both programs is contingent on JEE Main scores. Students who qualify in JEE Main will be able to participate in JOSAA Counselling for the seat allotment procedure. NIT Durgapur B Tech fees are approximately INR 1.4 Lakhs per annum.

NIT Durgapur BTech cut off

The table below shows the NIT Durgapur Cutoff for B Tech admission. The cutoff will be declared in the form of Opening and Closing ranks. NIT Durgapur JEE Main cutoff varies for each different stream. Students need to score identical to the cutoff as defined by the institution.

Courses

General (Opening Rank)

General (Closing Rank)

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

28385

35604

Mechanical Engineering

16784

23857

Civil Engineering

21801

31245

Computer Science and Engineering

4406

10465

Electrical Engineering

13723

17467

Electronics and Communication Engineering

11175

13335

Chemical Engineering

23615

27134

Bio-Technology

15338

36693

NIT Durgapur MTech Admission

The MTech in NIT Durgapur has a total of 19 specialties. The NIT Durgapur MTech Program costs INR 1.75 lakhs in total. The program lasts two years. Admission to the M Tech is possible through GATE Valid score. In addition, candidates shall have obtained a bachelor's degree at B Tech with a required aggregate score. Those who satisfy the NIT Durgapur GATE Cut

off can undergo CCMT Counselling rounds. Sponsored category students are admitted based on their performance in the Institute's qualifying exams, written admission test, and viva-voce.

NIT Durgapur MTech Cut Off

The qualifying GATE cutoff is the minimum score required to register for CCMT counseling.

Courses

General

MTech Biotechnology

414

MTech Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

400

MTech Chemical Engineering

440

MTech Environmental Science and Engineering

409

MTech Advanced Materials Science & Technology

516

MTech Electronics and Communication Engineering

468

MTech Environment Science & Technology

453

MTech Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer

481

MTech Telecommunication Engineering

469

MTech Thermal Engineering

552

MTech Power System Engineering

481

MTech Operations Research in Industry

544

MTech Geotechnical Engineering

485

MTech Machine Design

541

MTech Power Electronics & Machine Drives

513

MTech Microelectronics and VLSI Design

555

MTech Structural Engineering

511

MTech Computer Science and Engineering

569

NIT Durgapur MBA Admissions

NIT Durgapur offers a full-time MBA program that lasts two years and is separated into four semesters. Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, and Operations are the four specialties in the NIT Durgapur MBA program. Candidates must apply for the MBA program online. The NIT Durgapur MBA fee is INR 2.35 lakhs.

To be considered for the MBA in NIT Durgapur, the candidate must meet the following requirements: A minimum grade point average of 55 percent or a CGPA of 6.0 on a scale of 10.0. Classes 10 and 12 must have passed with a minimum of 60%. And they have appeared for CAT Entrance Test. Students must score well in CAT, equivalent to the NIT Durgapur MBA Cut-off.

NIT Durgapur CAT Cut off

MBA Specialization

General Cut-Off

MBA Marketing

99

MBA Human Resource Management

99

MBA Finance

99

NIT Durgapur MCA Admission

The NIT Durgapur MCA program lasts three years and is divided into six semesters. The national level entrance exam directed by the NITs is the sole criterion for admission to the course. NIT Raipur MCA fees in total are INR 2.38 lakhs. According to NIRF, the Institute holds an e-counseling session after passing the entrance exam to confirm admission. In addition, Candidates must have a bachelor's degree in computer science. To take the NIMCET exam, a candidate must have received at least 60% of their marks in graduation.

procedure for applying for the NIMCET

For selection, candidates who are eligible for MCA must sit the NIMCET. The registration procedure is as follows:

  • Candidates must register on the NIMCET website by creating a login and password according to the instructions.
  • Fill out the online form completely.
  • Candidates must pay a fee of 2,500 INR via the internet.
  • Along with the online application form, all essential documents should be uploaded.
  • Remember your login name, email address, password, and security question until the NIMCET is completed.

NIT Durgapur NIMCET cut off

The candidate's selection for the NIT Durgapur MCA admission is based on their performance in the NIMCET. Following the successful conclusion of the counseling procedure and group discussion round, seats are assigned.

GEN PH

467

SC

N/A

SC-PH

3739

ST

N/A

ST-PH

4767

OBC

N/A

OBC-PH

1254

NIT Durgapur MSc Admissions

Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics, Mathematics, and Biotechnology are the six specialties under NIT Durgapur MSc. Candidates must take the IIT JAM entrance test to be considered for admission to the program. A bachelor's degree in the applicable discipline with a grade point average of at least 55 percent.

NIT Durgapur IIT JAM cut off

Candidates for the NIT Durgapur MSc program are chosen based on their performance in the IIT JAM admission examination, followed by CCMN counseling. Below is the NIT Durgapur MSc cut-off based on IIT JAM Scores.

Courses

EWS

OBC

Open

SC

ST

M.Sc. in Mathematics

33

29

34.33

18.67

-

M.Sc. in Applied Geology and Geoinformatics

59

54.67

61

39.67

28

M.Sc. in Physics

35.33

47.67

56.33

41

31

M.Sc. in Chemistry

33.33

30.67

37.67

20

15.67

M.Sc. in Mathematics Statistics

-

-

36

16.67

-

M.Sc. in Life Sciences

49.33

30.67

36

15.33

-

NIT Durgapur Placement

In terms of placement, NIT Durgapur holds good records. Top-notch companies participate in the campus drive and offer ample job opportunities to the students with the best pay packages. As per NIT Durgapur 2022 Placement drive, over 560 students successfully placed in the best companies. NIT Durgapur Average Package stood at INR 11.46 LPA. In 2021, the NIT Durgapur highest package was offered INR 44 LPA. The NIT Durgapur CSE  Placement rate is exceptional; the department has earned the highest placement rate of 95.24 percent.

Students from NIT Durgapur have been hired by companies such as Microsoft, Jio, Infosys, Nokia, TATA Steel, Genpact, Oracle, Qualcomm, Wipro, Oyo, and Goldman Sachs, and others.

Particulars

Statistics

Total students placed

530

No. of recruiters involved

100

Average package offered

INR 11.46 LPA

Top recruiters who participated

Infosys, Dell, TCS, Amazon, IBM, Wipro

The branch-by-branch placement statistics are listed below.( NIT Durgapur Placement 2021)

Branches

No of the students placed

NIT Durgapur Mechanical Placement

81

Computer Science

51

Electrical Engineering

53

Electrical and Communication Engg

49

IT

58

Civil Engineering

27

Biotechnology

10

Chemical Engineering

33

NIT Durgapur M Tech Placements

Check out the placement report of NIT Durgapur M Tech for the year 2021.

Total students participated

249

Total recruiters

50

Total students got placed

48

Total offers made

51

NIT Durgapur FAQs

Q. Are there any NIT Durgapur scholarships available?

A. Residential, merit-based, institutional, and low-income scholarships are available at NIT Durgapur. The organization awards a total of 31 scholarships.

Q What is the NIT Durgapur CSE Cut off?

A. the cut off for B Tech CSE in NIT Durgapur: 4406-10465

Q. NIT Durgapur Ph.D. Admission 2022

A. Candidates will be shortlisted for Ph.D. admission based on their performance in the CSIR/ UGC/

GATE/ JAM/ GPAT/ DBT-JRF/ JEST/ ICMR/ ICAR/ NBHM entrance examination.

Q. Can I get admission to NIT Durgapur M Tech without GATE?

GATE score is mandatory for securing admission to the M Tech in NITs.

Q. Is there Biotechnology in NIT Durgapur?

Yes, NIT Durgapur offers admission to the B Tech in Biotechnology stream.

Q. What is the cutoff for Mechanical Engineering NIT Durgapur?

B Tech Mechanical Engg cut off in NIT Durgapur: 16784-23857.

National Institute of Technology Durgapur Course fee structure

CourseFeesDuration
BCA - Information Technology Request 3 years
BCA - Computer Science Request 3 years
BCA - Computer Application Request 3 years
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Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

0343 - 2546397, 2755403, 09434788001

Email ID:

director@admin.nitdgp.ac.in

Address:

National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, West Bengal, India

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