About NIT Surathkal: The National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK) formerly known as Karnataka Regional Engineering College (KREC), is a public engineering college at Surathkalhkal, about 20 kilometres north of Mangalore. It was founded in 1960 as KREC while today, it is one of the 30 National Institutes of Technology in India and is recognised as an Institute of National Importance. It has a suburban campus, in close proximity to the Arabian Sea. National Highway 66 runs through the campus and serves as the major mode of access. Its motto is “Work is worship”.
Establishment year: 1960
Location and address: Campus (295 acres) is located on National Highway 66 (formerly National Highway 17), by the shores of Arabian Sea, and has a private beach, including a lighthouse.
Address: NH 66, Srinivas Nagar, Surathkal, Srinivasnagar, Surathkal, Mangalore, Karnataka 575025
Phone: 0824 247 4000
|Course type||Degree||Selection procedure||Duration in years|
|Undergraduate||Bachelor of Technology (B.tech)||JEE Mains||4|
|Postgraduate||M.Sc||academicperformance in the qualifying degree programme + written aptitude test||2|
|Master of technology (M.tech)||GATE||2|
|Master of Business administration (MBA)||CAT + GD + PI||2|
|Master of computer application||NIMCET||3|
|Research||Doctor of Philosophy (P.hd)||GATE/NET||–|
Department and courses available:
|Applied Mechanics and hydraulics||
|Computer Science and engg||
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering||
|Electronics and Communication Engineering||
|Humanities, Social Sciences and Management||MBAPh.d|
|Mathematical and Computational Sciences||
|Metallurgical and Materials Engineering||
Fee Structure for B.tech courses: click here
NIT Surathkal M.tech/Gate courses offered and cutoff 2013: Click here
NIT Surathkal B.tech courses offered cutoff 2013: click here
NIT Surathkal Placements: NIT K graduates have been recruited by several well-known organizations in India and abroad. In last few years students are recruited in the following companies: Lstom projects india ltd, Amazon software, Analog devices, Areva t&d india limited, Aricent, Ashok Leyland, Bajaj auto, Basf, Beml, Bharat electronics (bel), Bmc software, Boc india force etc. for placement record and detailed list of recruiters : click here
NIT Surathkal Festivals/student activity: Incident is the annual cultural festival of the NITK. Incident is known to be the second largest college fest in India. The fest is a five day long event during the even semester, in the month of March. The fest was started by Umar Teekay during the 1980s academic year, and has been continued and amplified every year since.
Engineer is the Annual Technical Symposium of NITK Surathkal. It was started in 2005 as an amalgamation of many technical fests held in NITK Surathkal by it’s various student clubs. It is held over 4 days in the second half of the month of October. A Penrose Triangle is used as it’s logo with the tagline ‘Think.Create.Engineer’.
NIT Surathkal Campus and hostel: The hostels are well equipped with basic facilities like medical, mess Sports, transport, guest house, computer centre etc
|For more information||Site|
|Official Site||Click here|