Situated in the beautiful north-eastern town of Silchar in the state of Assam, the National Institute of Technology stands as one of the eminent technological institutes in the north-eastern states of India. The motto behind establishing this institute was to contribute to the local human resource demographic by creating world-class academics and providing high-level education to the students of the region. NIT Silchar offers a number of degrees in science, engineering and technology at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. People also pursue doctoral-level research for the PhD degree at NIT Silchar.
LIST OF COURSES AVAILABLE
- B.tech: (Total no of seats- 688; seats allocated for female candidates-28)
- B.Tech in Civil Engineering
- B.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering
- B.Tech in Electrical Engineering
- B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering
- B.Tech in Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
- B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering
- B.Tech in Product Design
The Training and Placement Cell of NIT Silchar not only arranges internships for students who are there in the B.Tech study curriculum but also works hard to place deserving students in the best companies and firms possible. The eminent frequent recruiters from NIT Silchar include L&T, Microsoft, Google, Sony, ITC, Tata, Bajaj, Phillips, ONGC and many more. There are around 50+ reputed national and multinational companies who come to recruit from NIT Silchar in search for fresh talent. The average package the recruiters offer is around Rs. 7 lakh per annum. But there are records that the highest package went up to Rs. 35 lakh per annum at NIT Silchar Placements. The Rs. 35 lakh package was offered by WorldQuant in 2015. The institute has been offering placement assistance to its students since the time of its inception.