National Institute of Technology Rourkela (NIT Rourkela) was established as a Regional Engineering College in 1961 in Rourkela, Odisha, India in a spacious area of 650 acres in a serene sylvan atmosphere to produce quality engineers and scientists in graduate and post-graduate in various branches of engineering thereby giving the trained manpower to the industries in the nation where the Rourkela steel plant had been set up before. The Institute has been modernized by two foreign collaborative funding agencies under the Indo-UK REC project and World Bank cum Swiss Development Corporation IMPACT project. Later, it was elevated to a deemed university under the name of NIT Rourkela.
In this article, we are going to analyze the institution’s students’ stats, faculty, courses offered, graduation outcomes & placements, median salary & top recruiters, infrastructures, and fee structures. All details are authentic since we got from the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) where NIT Rourkela gave its reports.
Students Intake at NIT Rourkela
NIT Rourkela has eminent professors and research scholars who have been publishing many research papers in many international and national publishers for years. Currently, there are 388 professors at the faculty and 97.16% of them are PhD holders. The faculty-to-student ratio at this faculty is 1:14, that is, one professor is available for every 14 students.
NIT Rourkela Annual Expenditures
NIT Rourkela Research Details
NIT Rourkela Graduations & Placements
UG Graduations & Placements
PG Graduations & Placements
Dual Degree Graduations & Placements
Integrated PG Graduations & Placements
PhD Research Programmes
Median Salary & Top Recruiters
Median salary of dual degree graduates: Rs. 6 lakhs in 2021, Rs. 6 lakhs in 2020 and Rs. 5.5 lakhs in 2019.
Median salary of PG graduates: Rs. 6 LPA in 2021 and Rs. 5 LPA in both 2020 and 2019.
Median Salary of integrated PG graduates: Rs. 7.5 lakhs in 2021, Rs. 6 lakhs in 2020 and Rs. 5.6 lakhs in 2019.
There are hundreds of top companies such as Amazon, Barclays, Bajaj, Wells Fargo, Ford, Goldman Sachs, Hero, Intel, Jindal, Maths Works, Mediatex, Microsoft, Pepsico, Texas Instruments, L&T, etc., looking for graduates at NIT Rourkela for their companies.
Students Diversity at NIT Rourkela
Facilities on NIT Rourkela Campus
Annual Festivals at NIT Rourkela
How to Get Admission at NIT Rourkela
For UG courses at NIT Rourkela: Students who passed or appeared for +2 exam can take Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main and should pass the minimum cut-off mark/rank set by JEE NIT Rourkele in JEE advanced exam.
For PG courses: Students who passed bachelor degree or appeared for final exam can take Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) and should pass GATE to get admission to this institution.
Fee Structure at NIT Rourkela
NIT Rourkela Scores by NIRF
Outreach and Inclusivity: NIT Rourkela has students from every section and every part of India as well as the world, so it scored 50.72%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.
Perception: NIT Rourkela has good faculty, better infrastructures and a conducive atmosphere, and its graduation outcomes and placements at top companies are also good, however, it is in the remote area, so it scored 28.08% in NIRF grading, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.