National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

Durgapur, WestBengal

The National Institute of Technology (NIT) Durgapur, previously known as Regional Engineering College (REC) Durgapur, is an engineering college, fully funded by the government of India. The institution is located 160 km to the north-west of Kolkata, West Bengal. NIT Durgapur is one of the few colleges in India that offer high power and high voltage lab facilities for electric power engineering. Central instruments facilities are also available for students, who are helped by trained staff. The infrastructure at NIT Durgapur also includes a computer centre with all necessary kinds of hardware and software required for engineering studies. Each academic centre at NIT Durgapur has its own computer lab. There are two state-of-the-art CAD labs as well, for technology training. Additionally, free Wi-Fi is also available on campus for students and faculty. For the purpose of referencing, the institute has a well-stocked library

EDU Rand Score

  • Employability 6.4
  • Research 3.6
  • Faculty 8

Program Details

Program Name
Chemical engineering
Civil engineering
Metallurgical and materials engineering
Information technology
Computer science and engineering
Mechanical engineering
Electrical engineering
Electronics and communication engineering
Over All Seats 442  


Faculty Name No. of faculty
Biotechnology Engineering 11
Chemical Engineering 13
Civil Engineering 17
Computer Science and Engineering 12
Electrical Engineering 15
Electronics and Communication Engineering 13
Information Technology 9
Mechanical Engineering 26
Metallurgical & Materials engineering 13

Fee Details

Annual Fee: 70,000


For students, the college has one of the finest placement cells that help them obtain
lucrative job opportunities via campus recruitments. Some of the globally-reputed
organizations that annually hire deserving candidates from the campus are TCS,
IBM, Cogencies, Capgemini and many more.

Company name Average starting salary % of students joined
Tata Consultancy Service 8 lakhs 13
Wipro 9.5 lakhs 9
Infosys 7 lakhs 10


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Contact Details


contact number: 343-2545290

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