National Institute of Technology (NITD), Durgapur

National Institute of Technology (NITD), Durgapur (formerly Regional Engineering College, Durgapur), was established by an Act of Parliament in 1960 as one of the eight such colleges aimed to function as a pace setter for Engineering education in the country and to foster national integration. It is a fully-funded premier Technological Institution of the Government of India and is administered by an autonomous Board of Governors.

The Institute imparts education in the disciplines of chemical engineering, civil engineering, computer science and engineering, electrical engineering, electronics and communication engineering, mechanical engineering, metallurgical and materials engineering, information technology, biotechnology, physics, chemistry, mathematics, environmental science, materials science and management studies.

Campus of NIT, Durgapur 

The Institute is located about 160 kms north-west of Kolkata on the Howrah-Delhi Main Railway-Route and overlooking the National Highway No. 2 (the great Grand- Trunk Road). The Institute spreads over an area of 187 acres of land.

Facilities at NIT, Durgapur 

  • Library
  • Classrooms
  • Laboratories
  • Computer Centre
  • Health Care
  • Hostel
  • Recreation
  • Guest House
  • Bank
  • Post Office

Departments at NIT, Durgapur 

  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Computer Application
  • Department of Computer Centre
  • Department of Computer Science & Engineering
  • Department of Electrical Engineering
  • Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Department of Information Technology
  • Department of Management Studies
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • Department of Physics
Master of Business Administration 
Doctorate of Philosophy in Environmental Science & Technology
Master of Technology in Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor of Technology in Chemistry 
Master of Technology in Advanced Materials Science and Technology
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Master of Technology in Civil Engineering
Master of Technology in Chemical Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering
Master of Computer Applications
Master of Technology in Computer Science & Engineering
Master of Technology in Humanities and Social Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy in Structural Geology 
Bachelor of Technology in Environmental Science & Technology
Doctor of Philosophy in Humanities
Master of Business Administration
Master of Technology in Environmental Science & Technology
Bachelor of Technology in Mathematics
Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Master of Technology in Design & Production Engineering
Master of Technology in Industrial Electrical Systems
Master of Technology in Structural Engineering
Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor of Technology in Bio-Technology
Bachelor of Technology in Civil engineering
Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering
Bachelor of Technology in Information Technology 
Bachelor of Technology in Electronics & Communication Engineering 
Bachelor of Technology in Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

Placements in NIT, Durgapur 

The placement office facilitates in securing placements for students passing out from the Institute. The office keeps close liaison with various industrial establishments (both private and public sectors), which conduct campus interviews and select graduate and post-graduate students from all disciplines. The placement cell provides the infra-structural facilities to conduct group discussions, tests and interviews.

The office interacts with over 150 industries in the country, of which nearly 50 companies visit the campus for holding campus interviews. The Placement office is assisted by a committee comprising of representatives of students from the under-graduate and post-graduate streams.

Top Recruiters 

  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • Novell
  • Mahindra
  • L&T
  • CESC
  • TCS Cap Gemini
Name : National Institute of Technology, Durgapur (NITD)
Location : Mahatma Gandhi Avenue
City : Durgapur
State : West Bengal
Country : India
Contact No : 0343-2546397
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