National Institute of Technology, Rourkela

Rourkela, Odisha

An institute of national importance, the National Institute of Technology Rourkela (NIT Rourkela, NITR) is located in Rourkela in the state of Odisha. The Odisha government has provided the 1,024 acres of land for this campus. This makes it the third largest campus after IIT Kharagpur and IIT Kanpur. The campus houses six residential halls for men, three for women and one for married students. It encompasses a library, lecture gallery, audio-visual hall, workshops, and cafeteria. The campus has a splendid stadium, courts for volleyball, lawn tennis, and basketball. It also has a swimming pool, a cricket ground with flood light facilities, and various indoor games as well.

EDU Rand Score

  • Employability 7.9
  • Research 5.2
  • Faculty 9
  • Fill Rate 10

Program Details

Program Name
Biotechnology and medical engineering
Biotechnology and medical engineering
Ceramic engineering
Chemical engineering
Civil engineering
Mining engineering
Metallurgical and materials engineering
Computer science and engineering
Mechanical engineering
Electrical engineering
Biotechnology engineering
Biomedical engineering
Electronics and communication engineering


Faculty Name No. of faculty
Architecture Engineering 4
Biotechnology 5
Biotechnology and Medical Engineering 13
Ceramic Engineering 13
Chemical Engineering 15
Civil Engineering 34
Computer Science and Engineering 30
Electrical Engineering 28
Electronics and Communication Engineering 20
Food Process Engineering 4
Information Technology 8
Instrumentation and Electronics Engineering 6
Mechanical Engineering 34
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 19
Mining Engineering 9

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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  • Auditorium

Contact Details


contact number: 661-2462061

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