Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What are the eligibility criteria for admission to the B.Tech program at NIT Silchar?
To get into the B.Tech. program at NIT Silchar, students must have a higher secondary certificate (HSC) with at least 75% marks and a valid JEE Main scorecard. Seats will then be assigned through the JoSAA/CSAB/DASA UG Counseling process.
What are the eligibility criteria for admission to the M.Tech program at NIT Silchar?
To get into the M.Tech. program at NIT Silchar, students must have a bachelor's degree in engineering or science with a CGPA of at least 6.5 or 60% marks (for General, EWS, and OBC candidates), or a CGPA of at least 6.0 or 55% marks (for SC, ST, and PwD candidates), and a valid GATE score. Seats will be assigned through CCMT Counseling.
What is the tuition fee for the B.Tech program at NIT Silchar?
NIT Silchar charges INR 62,500 per semester in tuition for B.Tech. students whose family income is above INR 5 lakh per year. Tuition is waived for students from the SC/ST/PwD category and those whose family income is less than INR 1 lakh per year.
What is the tuition fee for the M.Tech program at NIT Silchar?
NIT Silchar charges INR 35,000 per semester for M.Tech. students, except those from the SC/ST/PwD categories, for whom tuition is waived.
What are the selection criteria for the Ph.D. program at NIT Silchar?
Admission to the Ph.D. program at NIT Silchar is based exclusively on performance in the entrance exam and interviews conducted by the institute itself. Applicants who have qualified for national-level exams such as GATE, UGC, DST, CSIR-NET, or GMAT are directly shortlisted for the interview.
Does NIT Silchar offer an MBA program?
NIT Silchar offers a two-year MBA program in addition to its core engineering programs. To be admitted to the NIT Silchar MBA program, students must have a bachelor's degree with a CGPA of at least 6.5 or 60% marks (6.0 CGPA or 55% marks for SC/ST/PwD candidates) and a valid CAT/CMAT score.