National Institute of Technology (NIT), Calicut

Calicut, Kerala

 ESTD 2002
 Public College
 AICTE, COA Approved

About National Institute of Technology (NIT), Calicut

The National Institute of Technology Calicut, also known as NITC was established in the year 1961 as Calicut Regional Engineering College (CREC) at Chathamangalam, nearly 22 kilometers away from Kozhikode. In the year 2002, the institute was declared autonomous and is known as NIT Calicut since then. NIT, Calicut is a federally funded technical university and is declared as the ‘Institute of National Importance'.

Soon after its establishment, the institute offered three Under Graduate Engineering programmes in Civil, Mechanical and Electrical engineering, and was affiliated to the University of Kerala then. Later in the year 1971, the institute offered three Post Graduate engineering programmes in Structural engineering, Instrumental & control and Refrigeration & air conditioning engineering. Currently, the institute offers 10 Under Graduate and 30 Post Graduate courses in the field of engineering. The institute offers Post Graduate management programme and research programmes. The institute comprises of three schools, namely:

  • School of bio-technology
  • School of management studies
  • School of nano science and technology

The institute offers following Under Graduate programmes:

  • B.Tech: Biotechnology, Chemical engineering, Civil engineering, Computer science & engineering, Electrical & electronics engineering, Electronics & communication engineering, Engineering Physics, Mechanical engineering and Production engineering.
  • B.Arch: Architecture

The institute offers following Post Graduate programmes:

  • M.Plan: Architecture
  • M.Tech: Chemical engineering, Civil engineering, Computer science & engineering, Electrical & electronics engineering, Electronics & communication engineering, Engineering physics, Mechanical engineering and Production engineering.

Placements at NITC:

  • The institute has Department of Training & Placement for the recruitment process.
  • The placement processes are visited by world's leading business corporates.
  • A total number of 642 companies visited NIT Calicut for the placement programme 2017.

Courses

Number of Students placed (2017)

B. Tech.

490

B. Arch.

4

M. Tech.

99

MCA

14

MBA

7

Library at NITC:

  • The Central Library at NITC has a collection of 1.22 lakhs books, 193 international and national journals.
  • The Central Library also comprises of Nalanda Digital Library which is one of the earliest digital libraries across the country has nearly 4690 online journals, 2117 e-books, 31674 e-databases, and 9994 conference proceedings.

Admissions at NITC:

  • Admissions in Under Graduate programmes is based on JEE Main Score for National students and DASA for international students.
  • Admissions in Post Graduate engineering programmes is based on GATE score.
  • Admissions in MCA programmes are based on NIMCET scores.

Scholarships offered by NITC:

  • Scholarship to handicapped students.
  • Samsung Star Scholarship for outstanding academic performance.
  • IMFA Scholarship to candidates from Odisha. 

Placement

Highest and average package for B.Tech / B.E.

  HIGHEST
16 L
  AVERAGE
7.42 L
Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.
  HIGHEST
16 L
  AVERAGE
5 L

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Calicut Admission

NIT Calicut is one of the 31 NITs present in the India which has been given the Institute of National Importance. It provides the UG Degree in 2 courses and PG Degree in 6 Disciplines. The courses are as following:

Degree

Courses

Specialization

UG

B.Tech.

Biotechnology

Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering

ECE

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Engineering Physics

Mechanical Engineering

Production Engineering

B.Arch.

 

PG

Master of Planning

 

MBA

Human Resources

Information Technology

Marketing

M.Tech.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Centre of Excellence in Energy

Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing

Computer Science and Engineering

Computer Science and Information Security

Electrical Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Energy Engineering

Environmental Management

High Voltage Engineering

Industrial and Production Engineering

Industrial Engineering and Management

Instrumentation and Control Management

Machine Design

Manufacturing Engineering

Materials Science and Engineering

Nano-Technology

Power Electronics

Power System

Signal Processing

Structural Engineering

Telecommunication Networks

Thermal Engineering

Transportation Engineering

Water Resources Engineering

M.Sc.(Hons.)

Chemistry

Physics

Mathematics

M.Sc.(Tech.)

Physics

Polymer Science

Mathematics

MCA

 

PhD

 

 

UG Courses:

Eligibility Criteria:

The candidate seeking admission in the NIT Calicut for B.Tech./B.Arch. should have done XII from a recognized board/institute with at least 75% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, Maths.

Admission Procedure:

  1. The admission in the NIT Calicut provided B.Tech./B.Arch. is done on the basis of merit obtained in the JEE Main.
  2. The final merit is obtained through the merit obtained in the XII (40%) and merit obtained in JEE Main (60%).
  3. The admission is done through seat allotted by the counselling done by CSAB-JoSSA.

Documents Needed:

  • X Class Certificate
  • XII Class Certificate
  • Four Recent Passport Color Photographs
  • Migration Certificate
  • JoSSA-CSAB Seat Allotment Document
  • JEE Mains Rank Card

PG Courses:

Eligibility Criteria:

Courses

Eligibility Criteria

M.Tech.

The candidate seeking admission in the M.Tech. provided by the NIT Calicut should have done B.Tech. from a recognized college/university with 60% aggregate or 6.5 CGPA in the grade point of 10.

MBA

The candidate seeking admission in the MBA provided by NIT Calicut should have done Graduation from a recognized college/university with 60% or 6.5 CGPA in the grade point of 10.

MCA

The candidate seeking admission in the NIT Calicut for MCA should have done Bachelors from a recognized institute/university.

The candidate should have studied Mathematics at 10+2+3 level.

M.Sc.(Hons)/M.Sc.(Tech)

The candidate seeking admission in the NIT Calicut for M.Sc.(Hons)/M.Sc.(Tech) should have done Bachelors from a recognized college/institute with at least 60% marks aggregate.

PhD

The candidate seeking admission in the PhD should have done Masters from a recognized college/university.

 

Admission Criteria:

Courses

Admission Procedure

M.Tech.

The admission in the M.Tech. provided by the NIT Calicut is done on the basis of merit obtained in the GATE.

MBA

The candidate seeking admission in the NIT Calicut for MBA is done on the basis of merit obtained in the CAT.

MCA

The admission in the NIT Calicut for the MCA is done on the basis of merit obtained in the NIMCET.

M.Sc.(Hons)/M.Sc.(Tech)

The admission in the NIT Calicut for M.Sc. is done on the basis of merit obtained in the JAM conducted by IIT.

PhD

The admission is done as per University Norms

 

Documents needed at the time of admission for the PG Courses:

  • X Certificate and Mark Sheet
  • XII Certificate and Mark Sheet
  • Graduation Certificate and Mark Sheet
  • Migration Certificate and Character Certificate
  • Seat Allotment Document

Awards

NATIONAL CITIZENSHIP GOLD MEDAL AWARD

NIT Calicut has been awarded with "National Citizenship Gold Medal" on 24th National Seminar on Individual Achievement and National Development.

Dr.RADHAKRISHNAN GOLD MEDAL AWARD”

NIT Calicut has been awarded " Dr Radhakrishnan Gold medal Award" on 20th National Seminar on Contribution to Education and National Development.

JAWAHARLAL NEHRU GOLD MEDAL AWARD

NIT Calicut has been awarded "Jawaharlal Nehru Gold Medal Award" on 16th International Unity Conference, Global Economic Progress and Research Association.

Faculty

53 PHD faculty

     134 faculty

Dr.P. P. Anil Kumar
Position: Associate Professor
Dr.Lisa Sreejith
Position: Associate Professor & Head , Dept of Chemistry
Dr.T. P. Somasundaran
Position: Professor & Head , Dept of Civil Engineering
Dr. Shivaji Chakravorti
Position: Director
Dr. V. Sivasubramanian
Position: Associate Professor & Head, Dept of Chemical Engineering