National Institute of Technology - Durgapur
National Institute of Technology - Durgapur

NIT Durgapur: Admission, Placements, Cutoffs and Courses

Paschim (West) Burdwan (Bardhaman), West bengal

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The National Institute of Technology, Durgapur (NIT Durgapur) is a public technical institute located in West Bengal, India. The institute was established in 1960. NIT Durgapur has been recognised by AICTE and has received accreditations from the NBA. NIT Durgapur is ranked #43 in the engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2023

The flagship course offered by NIT Durgapur is B.Tech. NIT Durgapur B.Tech admission mandates a Higher Secondary Certificate degree (10+2) with a minimum of 75% marks. Seats are then allocated based on the JEE Main score followed by a separate counselling process through the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSSA). JoSSA will begin JEE main counselling on June 20, 2024 with release of its first allotment seat, candidates seeking admission across B.Tech programmes can visit the official website and check the necessary details: https://josaa.nic.in/ .For admission to B.Tech programs, the selection criteria for international students will be DASA UG. NIT Durgapur B.Tech tuition fee is INR 62,500 per semester. The total number of students admitted by NIT Durgapur for the academic year 2021-2022 in the UG program was 3236 (2562 males and 674 females). 

Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) is the most competitive specialisation in B.Tech programs at NIT Durgapur. NIT Durgapur CSE opening and closing rank for Open-gender neutral category in round 6 as per JoSSA is 2023 is 3070 and 12851 for the home state and 6848 and 10070 for the other states.

In terms of placements, NIT Durgapur placed 579 B.Tech students in the academic year 2021-22 with a median salary package of INR 8.10 LPA. The average CTC as per the placement statistics (2021-22) was INR 11.42 LPA. Top recruiters in this whole process included Microsoft, Caterpillar, Morgan Stanley, etc.

NIT Durgapur Highlights

Particulars

Details

Ownership type

Public

Recognised by

AICTE

NIRF Rankings (2023)

43 Engineering Category)

Flagship courses

B.Tech.

Average CTC

INR 11.42 LPA

Top Recruiters

Microsoft, Caterpillar, Morgan Stanley

NIT Durgapur Ranking 2024

  • NIT Durgapur has secured 43rd position for its engineering courses and 9th position out of all NITs by NIRF Ranking 2023. 
  • As per IIRF rankings, NIT Durgapur B.Tech ranking is 42nd out of 170 colleges in India in 2023.
  • NIT Durgapur’s overall ranking by US News is 1805 out of 2000 colleges in International in 2022.

NIT Durgapur Courses & Fees 2024

NIT Durgapur offers a varied range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs in disciplines like engineering, biotechnology, chemistry, humanities, and social sciences. A course-wise detailed list of eligibility, selection criteria, and tuition fees is mentioned below: 

Courses

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

Tuition fees

B.Tech.

10+2 with at least 75% marks 

JEE Main

INR 62,500/semester 

Integrated M.Sc.

Graduation degree with 55% marks 

IIT JAM

INR 7500/semester

M.Tech.

B.Tech degree in Engineering/M.Sc. with 60% (GEN/EWS/OBC), whereas 55% marks (SC/ST/PwD) 

GATE

INR 35,000/semester


SC/SCT/PWD/PH candidates are exempted from tuition fees

M.Sc. / MSW

Graduation degree with 60% (GEN/EWS/OBC), whereas 55% marks (SC/ST/PwD) 

IIT JAM

INR 7500/semester

MBA

Graduation degree with 55% marks

MAT, XAT, CAT, CMAT

INR 78,000/semester (Open/EWS/OBC-NCL)


INR 40,600/semester (SC/ST)

Ph.D.

Master's degree in a relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent 

GATE/UGC-NET/CSIR-NET/DST-NET

INR 7500/semester

NIT Durgapur Admission 2024

NIT Durgapur admission in undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs require a national-level entrance score (JEE Main/GATE/UGC/CSIR-NET/IIT JAM) followed by a counselling process (JoSSA/CCMT/CSAB). 

NIT Durgapur B.Tech Admission 2024

NIT Durgapur offers a four-year undergraduate program in disciplines like Biotechnology, Civil Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, etc. Candidates require an HSC degree with 75% marks along with a JEE Main scorecard. 

NIT Durgapur M.Tech Admission 2024

NIT Durgapur offers a two-year postgraduate degree in disciplines like Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, IT, Electronic and Communication Engineering, etc. Candidates require a bachelor’s degree with 60% (GEN/EWS/OBC) and 55% marks (SC/ST/PwD). 

NIT Durgapur M.Sc Admission 2024

NIT Durgapur offers a two-year masters degree in chemistry, physics, maths, life sciences, etc. and an integrated five-year M.Sc program in Chemistry. The selection criteria for this program is IIT JAM. Candidates require a bachelor’s degree with 60% (GEN/EWS/OBC) and 55% marks (SC/ST/PwD).  Commencement of the IIT JAM online application process has already started from the 5th of September. 

NIT Durgapur MBA Admission 2024

NIT Durgapur also offers a two-year MBA/PGDM program based on national-level exams like CAT, XAT, MAT, and CMAT. Candidates require a bachelor’s degree with 60% (GEN/EWS/OBC) and 55% marks (SC/ST/PwD). 

NIT Durgapur Ph.D. Admission 2024

NIT Durgapur offers doctoral degrees in full-time mode. Candidates require a master’s degree with 60% (GEN/EWS/OBC) and 55% marks (SC/ST/PwD).  Shortlisted candidates' admission is usually based on the institute’s entrance tests followed by a personal interview. However, candidates who have qualified for GATE/UGC-NET/DST/CSIR-NET are exempted from the entrance test, but they need to appear for the interview. 

For latest updates regarding CSIR-NET 2024 exam, please follow the details below:

NIT Durgapur Cutoffs 2024

NTA has released the official cutoffs for 2023 for JEE Main. GATE CCMT 2023 Cutoffs have also been released on the official website. Candidates will be called for an interview as per their ranking.

NIT Durgapur B.Tech Cutoffs 2024

The JEE Main cutoff for admission in different disciplines in B.Tech. program  for 2023 for Round 6 has been released by the NTA. NIT Durgapur CSE  opening and closing rank as per JoSSA for 2023 is 3070 and 12851 for the home state and 6848 and 10070 for the other states.

Courses

                        Round 6

Home State

Other State

Opening     Closing

Opening           Closing

Bio Technology

24224

53463

42668

49399

Biotechnology (5 Years, Bachelor and Master of Technology (Dual Degree))

47970

47970

48932

48932

Chemical Engineering

24262

35002

32525

36240

Chemical Engineering (5 Years, Bachelor and Master of Technology (Dual Degree))

40643

40643

32936

32936

Chemistry

54835

57957

50311

50911

Mechanical Engineering

23314

31028

24386

32121

Civil Engineering

32787

46723

27972

42439

Electrical Engineering

16327

22248

16330

21383

Electronics and Communication Engineering 

13551

17902

10707

14893

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

40319

48577

40669

48099

NIT Durgapur M.Tech Cutoffs 2024

GATE CCMT cutoff has been released for the academic year 2023. The maximum and minimum GATE marks at NIT Durgapur for CSE are 498 and 472 in special round 1 for open-category students. 

Course 

Round1(Open)

Round 2(Open)

Round 3(Open)

MAX          MIN

MAX 

MIN

MAX 

MIN

Computer Science and Engineering

571

513

577

472

577

472

Chemical Engineering

404

360

-/-

-/-

-/-

-/-

Biotechnology

551

450

497

393

497

364

Electrical Engineering (Instrumentation and Control)

355

355

-/-

-/-

-/-

-/-

 

Courses

Special round 1 (Open)

Special round 2 (Open)

National Spot round (Open)

Max

Min

Max

Min

Max

Min

Computer Science and Engineering

558

451

449

446

442

442

Chemical Engineering

-/-

-/-

-/-

-/-

-/-

-/-

Biotechnology

367

356

-/-

-/-

-/-

-/-

Electrical Engineering (Instrumentation and Control)

-/-

-/-

-/-

-/-

-/-

-/-

NIT Durgapur Placement 2024

The official NIT Durgapurplacement report for 2023 is yet to be released . Earlier in the academic year 2021-22, the average and median package was INR 11.42 LPA and INR 8.1 LPA. Top recruiters included Microsoft, Caterpillar, Morgan Stanley, etc.

NIT Durgapur UG Placement 2024

The median package offered by NIT Durgapur to UG students for the academic year 2021-22 was INR 8.1 LPA. The placement was bagged by 579 students.

Academic year

No. of students placed

Median Package

2019-20

453

INR 7.9 LPA

2020-21

429

INR 6.8  LPA

NIT Durgapur UG (5-year program ) Placement 2024

NIT Durgapur offered a median package of INR 6.5 LPA to postgraduate students in the academic year 2021-22. A total of only two students were placed. 

NIT Durgapur PG Placement 2024

The median package offered by NIT Durgapur to postgraduate students for the year 2021-22 is INR 6.5 LPA. A total of 37 students were placed. 

Academic year

No. of students placed

Median package

2019-20

47

INR 7.5 LPA

2020-21

56

INR 7.1 LPA

NIT Durgapur Placement 2024

NIT Durgapur Scholarships 

NIT Durgapur offers scholarships to its meritorious candidates based on their merit, institutional performance, and family income. Below is a tabulated list of a few scholarships offered by the institute:

Rajarshee Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship

Nityagopal & Himarmati Memorial Scholarship

Sitaram Jindal Memorial Scholarship

Indian Council for Cultural Relations Scholarship

DASA Scholarship

Student Aid-fund

 

NIT Durgapur Highlights
Institute TypeUniversity
OfficialWebsitehttps://nitdgp.ac.in/
LocationWest Bengal, Paschim (West) Burdwan (Bardhaman)
Contact DetailsMahatma Gandhi Rd, A-Zone, DurgapurWebsiteGo to website...Phone+9XXXXXX05  Emailhod@dXXXXXXXXtdgp.ac.in  
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the NIT Durgapur NIRF ranking for 2023?

As per NIRF ranking 2023, NIT Durgapur secured the 43rd position for its engineering courses.  

What are the eligibility criteria for admission to the B.Tech program at NIT Durgapur?

For admission to the B.Tech program at NIT Durgapur, the candidate must have a higher secondary degree (10+2) with at least 75% marks. The selection process will be based on the JEE Main score.

What is the tuition fee for the B.Tech program at NIT Durgapur?

The tuition fee for the B.Tech program at NIT Durgapur is INR 62,500/semester. 

What is the seat intake for the B.Tech program at NIT Durgapur?

NIT Durgapur as per AICTE’s approval admitted 3236 (2562 males and 674 females) under the UG program in the year 2021-22.

 

What is the tuition fee for the M.Tech program at NIT Durgapur?

The tuition fee for the M.Tech program at NIT Durgapur is INR 35,000/semester.

What was the closing rank in round 6 for CSE at NIT Durgapur for 2023?

NIT Durgapur CSE  opening and closing rank as per JoSSA for 2023 is 3070 and 12851 for the home state and 6848 and 10070 for the other states.

What was the median salary package for B.Tech courses at the NIT Durgapur the previous year?

NIT Durgapur offered UG students a median salary package of INR 8.1 LPA  (2021-2022). 

 

What was the closing rank in round 6 for B.Tech in Civil Engineering at NIT Durgapur for 2023?

NIT Durgapur’s closing rank in round 6 for B.Tech in Civil Engineering was 46723 (for home state) and 42439 (for other states). 

 

Who were the top recruiters in NIT Durgapur placement?

Top recruiters who participated in the 2021-22 placement season at NIT Durgapur include Microsoft, Caterpillar, Morgan Stanley, etc.

 

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