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National Institute of Technology, Rourkela
Year Founded : 1961
Accreditation : AICTE
Affiliation : Autonomous
Contact No : 0661-2462001
Email : director@nitrkl.ac.in
Website : http://www.nitrkl.ac.in/

National Institute of Technology (NITR), Rourkela was established in 1961. This institute is one of the premier national level institutions for technical education in the country and is funded by the Government of India. Their mission is to advance and spread knowledge in the area of science and technology leading to creation of wealth and welfare of humanity.


The vision of the institute is to become an internationally acclaimed institution of higher learning that will serve as a source of knowledge and expertise for the society and be a preferred destination for undergraduate and graduate studies. The main objective of the Institute is to produce quality Engineers and Scientists in Graduate and Post-Graduate levels in various branches of Engineering and Science. 


Campus of NIT, Rourkela -


The campus of the Institute consisting of the Institute buildings, halls of residence and staff colony is situated at the eastern end of Rourkela steel city, beyond Sector-1 over an area of 262 hectares of land provided by the Government of Orissa. It is a residential campus offering accommodation to faculty, staff and students. The campus has all the amenities for developing personal, social and academic skills of the student community.

Facilities at NIT, Rourkela-

  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Classrooms
  • Gymnasium
  • Hostels
  • Swimming Pool
  • Medical Center
  • Banks/Post Office
  • Sports

Departments at NIT, Rourkela -


  • Department of Biotechnology & Medical Engineering
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Department of Ceramic Engineering
  • Department of Computer Science & Engineering
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Department of Electrical Engineering
  • Department of Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Department of Industrial Design
  • Department of Life Science
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • Department of Mining Engineering
  • Department of Physics and Astronomy
  • Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Department of Food Process Engineering
  • Department of Planning and Architecture
  • School of Management


Scholarships at NIT Rourkela -


NIT Rourkela supports students of higher learning with financial aids. Fellowships/Assistantships are available to meritorious PDF, Ph.D. and M.Tech (Res) students of all departments.


Placement Cell at NIT, Rourkela -


The Training and Placement Department of National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, headed by a senior faculty member, manages placement activities and keeps liaison with various industrial groups and research organisations. The department works in close co-ordination with a student placement committee comprising students chosen from various departments.


The Training and Placement Cell of the Institute centrally helps in constituting the job carrier for the graduating students of all Departments. Its excellent infrastructure supports each and every stage of the placement processes in arranging pre-placement talks, written test, group discussion, interviews etc.


Top Recruiters –


  • Accenture
  • Adani Power
  • Airtel
  • CEAT Ltd
  • Bajaj Auto
  • BEML
  • Capgemini
  • General Electric
  • L&T
  • Oracle
  • Panasonic India
  • Samsung India Software Centre         
Name : National Institute of Technology, Rourkela
City : Rourkela
State : Orissa
Country : India
Contact No : 0661-2462001
Contact Email : director@nitrkl.ac.in
Website : http://www.nitrkl.ac.in/   
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