National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur (NIT Jamshedpur) was established in 1960 as the Regional Institute of Technology in a serene atmosphere surrounded by major industries such as Tata Steel, Tata Timken, Tata Tubes, Indian Steel Wire Products, Tinplate Company, etc. It was established by a joint venture of the Government of India and the Government of Bihar in the chain of Regional Engineering College’s (REC) in India to create technical graduates of the highest standards to provide technical leadership in the region. It was among the first eight RECs established as part of the Second Five-Year Plan (1956 – 1961) in undivided Bihar & Jharkhand and it was the only REC in the country named Regional Institute of Technology (RIT). In 2002, it was elevated to the National Institute of Technology along with other NITs with the status of a Deemed University as per the decision of the Government of India, and it has been fully funded and governed by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) GOI since 2003. In 2007, NIT Jamshedpur was given the status of the Institute of National Importance through an Act of Parliament known as the NIT Act.
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 fees structures. All the details are authentic since we got these from the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) where NIT Jamshedpur gave its reports.
Students Intake at NIT Jamshedpur
NIT Jamshedpur Annual Expenditures
NIT Jamshedpur Research Details
NIT Jamshedpur Graduations & Placements
UG Graduations & Placements
PG Graduations & Placements
PhD Research Programmes
Median Salary & Top Recruiters
Median Salary of PG graduates: Rs. 8 LPA in 2021, Rs. 5 LPA in 2020, and Rs. 4.5 LPA in 2019.
Students Diversity at NIT Jamshedpur
Facilities on NIT Jamshedpur Campus
Campus Festivals at NIT Jamshedpur
CULFEST is the annual cultural festival organized at the national level and participants from colleges all over India participate where dance, singing, fine arts, Group Discussion, JAM, Antakshari, and a fashion show are organized. The major attraction of Culfest is ‘Shades’, where the whole room is decorated in a theme using junk items. Other attractions are jukebox, paper dance, street play, x-games, rock concert, and hasya kavi sammelan. OJASS is the annual techno-management fest of NIT Jamshedpur celebrated for three days. It is the one among the top-notch tech fests in the country that help to create achievers from genius who dared to dream big, where over sixty technical, management, quizzing and gaming events with prize money worth up to a whopping Rs. 1.2 million are conducted. The spirit of this festival lies in encouraging sound engineering practices making precision engineering a way of life, effectively bringing a paradigm shift from the classroom to path-breaking innovation.
How to Get Admission at NIT Jamshedpur
Admission to PG Courses: Candidates who passed UG in respective streams can take and should clear GATE and seats are allotted through CCMT counselling.
Fee Structure at NIT Jamshedpur
NIT Jamshedpur Scores by NIRF
Outreach and Inclusivity: NIT Jamshedpur has students from every section and every part of India as well as the world, so it scored 45.74%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.
Perception: NIT Jamshedpur has a good faculty and its graduation outcomes and placements at top companies are also good. Though NIT Jamshedpur is a first generation NIT, it has not gotten much attention among the public, so it scored 8.07%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.