National Institute of Technology Calicut (NIT Calicut) is situated at the greenery foothills of the Western Ghats in an area of 120 hectares, near Calicut, Kerala. It was started as a regional engineering college in 1961 and the classes were started at the Government Polytechnic at West Hill before it was shifted to the present campus in 1963. This institute was established by the strong efforts of Pattom Thanu Pillai, the then CM of Kerala, and Prof. S. Rajaraman, the first Principal of the Government Engineering College Thrissur, was appointed as the special officer in 1961 to organize the activities of the college before Prof. M.V. Kesava Rao took charge as the first principal of this institution. First, it was affiliated with Kerala University, later it was affiliated with Calicut University after the establishment of Calicut University in 1963, and then, it was elevated to the National Institute of Technology by the Ministry of Human Resources Development in 2002 and academic and administrative autonomy was granted. With the National Institute of Technology Act that was passed in 2007, it was declared the Institution of National Importance.
In this analysis, we are going to check out all the details about the institute’s students’ stats, faculty, courses offered, graduation outcomes & placements, median salary & top recruiters, infrastructures and fee structures. All the details are authentic since we got these from the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) where NIT Calicut gave its reports.
Students Intake at NIT Calicut
NIT Calicut Annual Expenditures
NIT Calicut Research Details
NIT Calicut Graduations & Placements
UG Graduations & Placements
PG Graduations & Placements
PhD Research Programmes
Median Salary & Top Recruiters
Median Salary of PG Graduation: Rs. 9.5 LPA in 2021, Rs. 9 LPA in 2020 and Rs. 7.8 LPA in 2019.
Students Diversity at NIT Calicut
Facilities on NIT Calicut Campus
Campus Festivals at NIT Calicut
Interface is the techfest that is used to find the best startup plans across India and bring them into the actionable framework.
Ignite Talks is the event where Alumni of College interact with the current students about the current corporate trends and provide relevant knowledge in their field of interest and share their accomplishments and the diverse path they have taken.
Tarang is the cultural & management workshop organized to showcase the talents of students.
Thathva is the technical & management festival to pump up the students’ interest in the technical & management field.
Drav is the event of technical, workshop, conference, symposium, conclave and training.
Ragam is the annual cultural festival where 80000 students from various colleges are participating in this fest, in which singing, dancing, music, and many other activities are organized to bring out students’ talents. The tech summit Advaya is held as part of Ragam where interesting topics like augmented reality, virtual reality, cyber security, and machine learning are included.
How to Get Admission at NIT Calicut
For UG courses at NIT Calicut: Students who passed with the minimum 60% marks or appeared for the +2 exam can take Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) main and should get the minimum cut-off mark/rank in JEE Main exam required at NIT Calicut.
For PG courses: Students who passed a bachelor’s degree or appeared for the final exam can take the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) and should pass GATE to get admission to this institution.
Fee Structure at NIT Calicut
NIT Calicut Scores by NIRF
Outreach and Inclusivity: NIT Calicut has students from every section and every part of India as well as the world and has admitted more students from other states, so it scored 63.52%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.
Perception: NIT Calicut has a good faculty, impressive infrastructures and a conducive atmosphere, and its graduation outcomes and placements at top companies are also good, so it scored 37.53% in NIRF grading, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.