National Institute of Technology (NIT) Silchar, in Assam, conducts UG and PG courses in the field of engineering.

NIT Silchar

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Silchar is one of premier engineering institutes of India. The institute was formerly known as Regional Engineering College, Silchar and was established in 1967 as a joint venture of Government of India and Government of Assam. In 2002, NIT Silchar was accorded the status of a 'Deemed University' and was renamed as National Institute of Technology, Silchar. The institute conducts undergraduate and postgraduate level programme in the field of engineering. These programmes are conducted by the institute as per the strict guidelines of the Government of India. NIT Silchar is spread across 600 acres of land, which consists of state-of-the-art infrastructure to ensure comfortable study environment within the campus.


The college offers the following undergraduate programme:
B Tech
    Civil Engineering
    Computer Science & Engineering
    Electrical Engineering
    Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering
    Electronics and Communication Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering

Post Graduate:
The college offers the following postgraduate programmes:
  • Electrical Engineering (M.Tech)
  • Electrical and Communication Engineering (M.Tech)
M Sc
    M Sc (Chemistry)
M Tech
    M Tech (Civil Engineering)
    M Tech (Mechanical Engineering)


The college offers the following doctorate programme:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Humanities and Social Sciences

Pass in the Higher Secondary or 10+2 examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, is required for admission in BE / BTech courses.

Post Graduate:
Pass in B.E./B.Tech or equivalent degree in the relevant discipline with not less than 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA in the qualifying examination is needed for admission in ME/MTech course.

Students should have passed BE/ BTech / MSc in relevant discipline with minimum 65% marks in aggregate or 7.0 CGPA OR cleared ME / MTech in relevant discipline with at least 60 percent marks in aggregate (or 6.5 CGPA) at both BTech / MSc and MTech levels.
Admission Procedure:

Admission is done on the basis of AIEEE scores, conducted by CBSE.

Entrance Test: AIEEE Exam

Post Graduate:
Candidates having valid GATE scores are given preference for admission onto the M Tech course.

Entrance Test: GATE Exam
  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Workshops
  • Hostels
  • Training and Placement Cell
  • Computer Center
  • Banking and Post Office
  • Extra Curricular activities
  • Medical Facility

Contact Address:
NIT Silchar
Silchar - 788 010, Assam
Phone: +91-3842-233179
Fax: +91-3842-233797

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