National Institute of Technology, Rourkela (NIT) formerly known as Regional Engineering College, (REC) is one of the premier national level institutions for technical education in the country. and is funded by the Government of India.
The main objective of the institute is to produce quality Engineers and Scientists in Graduate and Post-Graduate levels in various branches of Engineering and Science. The institute is managed by the Board of Governors of National Institute of Technology (Rourkela) Society and vested with significant degree of administrative and financial autonomy.
The campus of National Institute of Technology consists of institute buildings, halls of residence and staff colony is situated at the eastern end of Rourkela steel city, beyond Sector-1 over an area of 262 hectares of land provided by the Government of Orissa. It is a residential campus offering accommodation to faculty, staff and students. The campus has all the amenities for developing personal, social and academic skills of the student community
- The total library area of 4975 square feet with 250 reading seats and AC room
- Books - 49000
- Back Vols - 20,000
- Periodical Subscribed -
- Online Resources
- INDEST Room
- Education Video Cassettes procured from IIT's and other Organisation - 811
- Multimedia CD's â?? 84
- Lending of Books
- Inquiry work
- Educational Video Cassettes
- Education CD ROM
- E-Mail Facilities
- Delnet Facilities
- The Computing Infrastructure at Computer Centre Consist of Servers, Storage Devices and Thin Clients
- More than 1700 I/O Points
- Full gigabit single mode fibre between buildings .
- 100 mbps connection to all desktops
- Each department and centre has Independent VLANs.
- Avaya range of product for the network
- Avaya C-460 layer â??3 core switch
- 2 no:s of routers for internet connectivity
- SG203 hardware firewall
- Core-to distribution switch on gigabit
- Savings Bank Deposits
- Current Account
- Term Deposits / Special Term Deposits
- Multi Option Deposit Scheme
- Liquid Term Deposits
- Corporate Liquid Term Deposits
- Recurring Deposits
- Savings Plus
- Senior Citizen Deposit scheme
Loans and Advances
- Demand Loans against Bank deposits
- Demand Loans against various securities viz., NSC, KVP, LIC Policy, Gold Ornaments
- Personal Loans for purchase of vehicle, consumer durables, computers and for any other purpose
- Loans for housing
- Loans to pensioners
- Loans for small industry, business
- Educational Loans
- Festival Loans to public
- Express Credit Loan at concessional rate
- The National Institute of Technology has dispensary with full time Medical Officers residing in the campus.
- Dispensary has two doctors (one of them lady doctor), one pharmacist, one medical technician, one dresser, two attendants and one sweeper.
- Dispensary is providing service to all the students, staff members and their families.
- Annual attendance in the dispensary is around 30,000 patients.
Studentsâ?? Activity Centre
- It aims to foster a well-balanced development of its members through excellence in extra-curricular activities along with their academic achievements.
- Spring Fest
- Tech Fest
- Fabrication of various articles (furniture) for use in Offices, Residences
- Fabrication of various machine components by turning, milling, shaping etc.
- Sheet Metal Forming
- Centrifugal casting
- Programming on CN Controlled Machine
- CN Controlled Milling and Boring Machine
- TIG Welding equipment and accessories
- Centrifugal casting machine
- Microscope with on line micro-photograph attachments
- Ultrasonic testing facilities
- UG Class Work
- UG and PG Project and Team-work
- Research for Ph.D. and Tests completion
- Now in situ heating has been possible. Variables like time and temp-profile can be studied along with these effect on uninfuging
- Programming on CN Controlled Machines
- TIG Welding
- Training on Lathe, Shapers, Milling Machines, Planers etc.
- Training on Centrifugal casting
- Backpost has been the cultural epicenter for the students for several decades.
- Major attractions among the male students of the institute include the legendary Backpost, which serves as a refreshment and chillout zone.
- The National Institute of Technology was one of the premier institute and had the best cricket, basketball, table tennis, football and athlete in various state and national level game.
- The residential campus is equipped with a stadium which has been host for several national level university tournaments.
- An attractive stadium with pavilion for 700 spectators with its rest room and well equipped gymnasium is available to improve the physical fitness for the students as well as to engage them during their recreation hours.
- Swimming Pool was constructed and is named after PT Usha.
- Auditorium (AV Hall)
- Canteens (Hexagon, Nescafe and Canteen)
- Co-operative store
- Post office
- SBI Bank
- Computer centre
- Research centers
- The National Institute of Technology has set up a placement cell for guiding its students for job opportunities.
Salary Detail Section\
- Expected Annual Salary offered to the students of NIT-R is between 2-3 lakhs
Company Name Branch No. of Students
WIPRO BANGALORE 61
Accenture Bangalore 58
CAPGEMINI HYDERABAD 50
CSC HYDERABAD 35
VEDANTA UDAIPUR 31
JSW STEEL KARNATAKA 30
SAMSUNG SISO BANGALORE 6
SAMSUNG(SISC) NOIDA 17
NTPC NEW DELHI 18
L & T ECC KOLKATA 19
L & T ENGG. MUMBAI 12