October 29, 2020
NIT Rourkela College Review

NIT Rourkela – National Institute of Technology

NIT Rourkela stands for the National Institute of Technology Rourkela located in the state of Odisha. The college was established in the year 1961 and having a status of Deemed University. It holds a Rank no. 2nd  when we compared from all the NIT of our country given by NIRF.

The college campus was spread in the area of 648 acres. Earlier the NIT Rourkela was known as REC Rourkela i.e. Regional Engineering College Rourkela and get the status of NIT College in the year 2002.


NIT Rourkela located in Sector 1 of Rourkela in Odhissa the nearest railway station is Rourkela Junction which is at a distance of 6 Km from the campus and the airport having international connectivity is Beeju Patnaik International Airport which is at a distance of 330 km from the institution.

Eligibility Criteria:

To get admission to this college you must have fulfilled the bar of percentage criteria Students must secure 75 percent marks in class 12th and having PCM subjects and if you belong to category SC/ST/PwD then the percentage criteria are only 65 percent for them.

Admission Procedure:

To get admission for the Undergraduate program in engineering students must give JEE Mains and according to the marks and rank secured by the student can able to participate in the JoSAA counseling where they fill the choice of the branch in which they willing to take admission.

To take admission in Post Graduate Program Students needs to appear in the GATE Exam and based on the GATE Score Cards admission offers for M.Tech and Ph.D. Programs


The institute offers various Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Ph.D. courses.

The college offers B.Tech in various streams which are as follows:

Computer Science and Engineering

Electronics and Communication

Electrical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Ceramic Engineering

Biotechnology and Medical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Food Process Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

Mining Engineering

Industrial Design

The college also offers M.tech, Management, and Ph.D. courses. Some Dual degree courses B.Tech + M.Tech also available.

Fees Structure:

The College Fees Per semester for B.tech Course is Rs 1.24 Lakh which includes tuition fees, hostel fees, and mess fees. From the second semester, fees Go to Rs 99 thousand which includes a combination of tuition fees, hostel fees, and mess fees. If we calculated the whole fees of your 4-year B.tech Course then it cost you around Rs 8.5 Lakh approx.

Several scholarship options are also available depends upon the annual income of the family and some scholarship according to category wise also there.


The institute provides all the basic amenities lecture halls, seminars, workshops, Library has all the latest collection of Books, Journals, Ebook, etc. The college provides hostel facilities within the campus Separate boys and girls hostel available with all the modern amenities with a proper dining area.

Stationery shops, Cafeteria, Gym facilities are also there on the campus. Within a huge campus of 648 acres, there are a lot of sports facilities like Hockey, Cricket, Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton, Tennis, Swimming, etc are available for the recreation of students in which students actively participate.


NITRUTSAV is the annual and cultural fest which is organized by NIT Rourkela ever year. It is a total of the 3-day event held in the month of March in which various events like Band Performance, Street Play, Dance, Music, Fashion show takes place, Students, from various colleges came to participate in all those events.

Various Conferences, Seminar, Workshop time to time take place in the campus to make the students aware of all the latest and popular trends of technologies and make them future-ready.


The average package of salary offered to the students is Rs 6 Lakh per annum and the highest package goes to Rs 42 Lakh per annum which is offered by the Adobe. Some of the top recruiters are Amazon, Bharat Petroleum, DE Shaw, Goldman Sachs, Intel, Maruti Suzuki, Qualcomm, Zomato, and many more.

Contact Information:

NIT Rourkela

National Institute of Technology Rourkela

Address: Jindal colony, Bisra Rd, National Institute of Technology, Udit Nagar, Rourkela, Odisha 769001

Contact No.– +916612462020

Email Id: registrar@nitrkl.ac.in

Website: www.nitrkl.ac.in

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