National Institute of Technology (NIT) Durgapur

Updated on: Mar 21, 2013
The National Institute of Technology (NIT) Durgapur is one of the pioneer institutes of India, imparting knowledge of engineering, management and applied science. In 1960, this institution was established under an Act of Indian Parliament and currently this institute is empowered by National Institute of Technology Bill, 2006, which has elevated it to the level a center of excellence, like that of IITs.

NIT Durgapur:

The National Institute of Technology comes under the ambit of best institutes, having awesome academic infrastructure. This institute is completely residential and provides accommodation for more than 2300 boys and 400 girls. This institute is also a deemed university and offer under graduate, post graduate and doctorate program on various discipline of engineering, technology, science and management. The most famous disciplines, on which this institution is imparting knowledge are, Bio Technology, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering and Metallurgical Engineering.

Departments in National Institute of Technology Durgapur:

The National Institute of Technology Durgapur comprises a number of departments, coving almost all disciplines of science, technology, engineering and management. Here follows the list of departments in the institute:
  • Department of civil engineering
  • Applied Mechanics & Drawing
  • Bio Technology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communications Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Geology
  • Humanities
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • M.B.A
  • M.C.A
  • Physics
  • Ph.D in various Disciplines
  • Research Scholar Programme in various disciplines
All the departments are replete with proper educational infrastructure and highly qualified faculty members of this institute are always ready to provide students with adequate knowledge and guidance.

Admission in NIT Durgapur:

Undergraduate Level: After completion of their 10+2 level examination, aspirants have to sit for AIEEE, a national level entrance for NITs and other engineering colleges in India. After qualifying in this examination, the student can get admission in this institute on the basis of counseling.

Post Graduate Level: In order to take admission at the post graduate level, the aspirant has to qualify the GATE examination, conducted by IITs.

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Contact Details:

Address : National Institute of Technology, Mahatma Gandhi Avenue, Durgapur, West Bengal, India 713209
Tel : +91 343 2546397
Fax : +91 343 2547375
E-mail : [email protected]

Director :
Tel : 2546397 (O)
Fax : 2547375

Tel : 0343 2546406(O) 2547876(R)
Fax : 0343 - 2547375

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