Type of the institute: National Institute of Technology
Complete Mailing Address: P.O: Srinivasnagar , Mangalore - 575 025, Karnataka, India
Contact Person For Admission: Prof. M B Saidutta
Designation: Dean (Academic)
Email: deanacademic@nitk.edu.in
Alternate Email: aracademic@nitk.edu.in
Phone Nos: 91-824-2473003
Fax No: 91-824-2474033
Mobile No.: 9448855980
About the Institute:

THE INSTITUTE:

The National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal is among the foremost Institutes of National Importance in higher technological education and applied research. Since its inception in 1960 as the Karnataka Regional Engineering College, the Institute has established itself as a premier center engaged in imparting quality technological education and providing support to research and development activities. The Institute has illustrious tradition of history of research in traditional and modern areas of engineering and sciences. The Institute has been actively involved in applied research in looking at and resolving problems faced by the society in several areas like environment, water resources, rock mechanics, new structures, VLSI etc.

The Institute offers Bachelors Degree courses in 9 disciplines of Engineering (All the 9 B.Tech Degree Programmes have been accredited by NBA for maximum feasible period of 5 years w.e.f July 01, 2014) and Postgraduate Degree in 29 disciplines in Engineering, Management and Science. The Institute offers doctoral programme in all Departments. The students are admitted to the B.Tech degree programs on the basis of the Joint Entrance Examination (Main) JEE (Main) conducted at various centers all over India. International students are admitted through various students exchange programs, i.e. MEA, ICCR, etc. and scheme of Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA). Students admitted in M.Tech programs through GATE are eligible to receive scholarship. Every year 150 full time fellowship seats for admission to Ph.D programme is offered across all the Departments of the Institute and interdisciplinary areas. The Institute ranks among the best technological Institutions in the country and has contributed in all sectors of technological developments.

LOCATION:

NITK is located in Mangalore City along with Kanyakumari-Mumbai National Highway 66. It is well connected by road, rail and by air to major cities in India and few international destinations. The Institute is located amid 300 acres of sylvan surroundings with the picturesque Western Ghat Mountains on the east and the sun-kissed sands of the Arabian sea to the west.

Fee Structure:

FEE STRUCTURE FOR B.TECH. PROGRAMME (I TO IV YEAR)

FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2019-20

Semester Fees

First Year

Second Year

Third Year

Fourth Year

I

Sem.

Rs.

II

Sem

Rs.

III Sem

Rs.

IV

Sem

Rs.

V

Sem

Rs.

VI

Sem

Rs.

VII

Sem

Rs.

VIII

Sem

Rs.

1

Tuition fee #

62500

62500

62500

62500

62500

62500

62500

62500

2

Institute Admission Fee

1000

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

3

Library Fee

2000

-

1000

-

1000

-

1000

-

4

Development Fee

2000

2000

-

-

-

-

-

-

5

Security Deposit (refundable)

5000

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

6

Alumni Association

2000

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

7

Career Development Fee

1000

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

8

Convocation Fee

2000

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

9

Health Care Facility

1000

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

10

Students Activities Fee

3500

-

2175

-

2175

-

2175

-

11

Swimming Pool Fee

1000

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

12

Campus Amenities

1000

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

13

Group Insurance Coverage of  Students**

426

-

426

-

426

-

426

-

14

Central Computing Facility Fee

2500

-

750

-

750

-

750

-

15

Hostel Fee (For Hosteller)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hostel Rent  (including water/electricity charges)                                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1st year Boys ( Shared  accommodation)

6000

6000

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

2nd year Boys ( Shared/ Single room

                           accommodation)

-

-

4000*

4000*

-

-

-

-

 

3rd year Boys- Single room accommodation         

-

-

-

-

5000

5000

-

-

 

4th year Boys- Single room accommodation

-

-

-

-

-

-

5000

5000

 

Girls Hostels   1st to 4th year Girls

( Shared accommodation  1st to 3rd  year & Single room accommodation  - 4th year  )

6000

6000

4000

4000

4000

4000

5000

5000

*In case single room accommodation, the student is liable for payment of Hostel Rent Rs. 5000/- per semester.

**Provisional subject to revision.

· Students belonging to SC/ST/PwD category are exempted from payment of Tuition fee. Exemption is not applicable to DASA, ICCR, MEA students.

· Tuition fee for  the candidates admitted  under  DASA Scheme & Foreign  Nationals  admitted through Ministry of External Affairs (Self-finance Scheme) is US $4000 per sem  (SAARC Country  US $ 2000 per sem). The fee applicable for CIWG category shall be at par with the fee prescribed for Indian National (i.e. Rs.1,25,000/- per student per annum) either in INR or equivalent USD.

·         The Fee applicable to the students admitted during the academic year 2018-19 under Study-in-India Scheme shall be at par with the fee prescribed under DASA Scheme in their respective Fee waiver categories, i.e. G1, G2,G3,G4,                                                                                                                                                                                              

Academic Structure:

PROGRAMS OF STUDY:

The Institute offers following academic programs:

 (i) Under graduate B.Tech Degree (4 years) Programs in: Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical & Materials Engineering and Mining Engineering.

(ii) Post graduate M.Tech Degree  (2 years) Programs in: Structural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Construction Technology and Management, Marine Structures, Water Resources Engineering and Management, Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems, Rock excavation Technology and Management, Computer Science and Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering – Information Security, VLSI Design, Communication Engineering, Power and Energy Systems, Thermal Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechatronics, Design and Precision Engineering, Chemical Plant Design, Industrial Pollution Control, Industrial Bio-Technology, Process Metallurgy, Materials Engineering, Nanotechnology, Computational Mathematics, Information Technology.

(iii) Post graduate Master of Computer Applications (MCA) Degree - (3 years)       Program.

(iv) Post graduate Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree - (3 years)    Program.

(v)  Post graduate M.Sc.(Physics),M.Sc.(Chemistry) (2 years) Program

(vi) Doctoral Programs in all departments and other inter-disciplinary areas.


Rules For Change Branch:

NITK UG - Curriculum 2019

Page No. 7

6.    CHANGE OF  BRANCH:

6.1        Normally a student admitted to a particular branch of the undergraduate programme will continue studying in that branch till completion. However, the Institute may permit a student admitted through JEE (Main)  /DASA quota,  to change from one branch of studies to another after the first two semesters.  Such changes will be permitted, in accordance with the provisions laid down hereinafter, by the concerned competent authority.

6.2        Normally, only those students will be eligible for consideration of a change of branch, after the second semester, who have –

a)          completed all the common credits required in the first two semesters of their studies, in their first attempt;

b)          obtained a SGPA of not less than 8.00 (7.00 for SC/ST) in both the FIRST as well as the SECOND semester;

 6.3        Application for change of branch must be made by the intending eligible students in the prescribed form and to be submitted before the last working day of the second semester as announced in the academic calendar.

 6.4       Change of branch shall be strictly in order of merit of the applicants. For this purpose the CGPA obtained at the end of the second semester shall be considered. In case of a tie, the JEE (Main) rank / SAT Subject Test Score  of the applicants will be considered. The change of branch is permitted only to vacancies as per eligibility and category of admission.

 6.5        A common CGPA List shall be prepared at the end of the second semester, category wise to consider students for branch change.

 6.6        The applicants may be allowed a change in branch, strictly in order of inter se merit, subject to the limitations as given below:

(a)         The actual number of students in the third semester in any particular branch to which the transfer is to be made, should not exceed    the          sanctioned strength and the actual number of students in any branch from which transfer is being sought does not fall below 75% of the total sanctioned intake.

(b)         If a student S1 is not permitted to change from branch A to B due to the clause 7.6 (a) above, any other student S2 from any branch with CGPA less than S1 will also not be permitted to change to  branch B.

6.7        The process of change of branch shall be completed on the first day of registration for the third semester courses.

Faculty:
The particulars of faculty in all the Departments of the Institute are available on the Institute's Webpage for Information. For further details visit the link mentioned below:

http://www.nitk.ac.in/directory/teaching

Facilities:
The particulars of facilities of the Institute are available on the Institute's Webpage for Information. For further details visit the link mentioned below:
http://www.nitk.ac.in
Student Life at Institute:

Guest Houses
The Institute has three guest houses within the campus. The guest houses are located on the western side of the National Highway (NH66), near the beach (Arabian Sea). They are named as JCBose, Vikram Sarabhai and Homi J Bhaba. J C Bose Guest house furnished with A/C Suites with a telephone, TV and Internet connections in each room. VIPs, Institute guests and invited guests are accommodated here. The Vikram Sarabhai and Homi J Baba Guest House have A/C, telephone and TV connections in each rooms. 

Apart from these guest houses, there is another facility called International Hostel which has ordinary rooms with

Contact Person
Mr. Babu Shetty,
Manager/Care Taker
Phone : 0824-2473820
0824-2474065

Staff Quarters
Residential campus is made up of Quarters for faculties and staff equipped with all modern amenities. Director's Bungalow, Professors & Asst. professors quarters, Lectures & Asst. lectures quarters, Warden quarters, Bachelors quarters and Non-teaching staff colony has been separately developed.


Sports Facilities

A full-fledged Physical Education & Sports Department with one Students’ Activity and Sports Officer (SAS Officer) and one Assistant Physical Director provides and manages sports, games and physical fitness facilities.

Infrastructure facilities available in the sports centre:

Outdoor Sports:

*    400 Mt. Track (1) surrounded by Pavilion

*    International Standard Swimming Pool (1) with diving arena.

*    Well maintained grounds of Football, Volleyball, Handball, Hockey, Kho-kho, Kabaddi and Cricket. (1 each)

*    Basketball Courts (equipped with floodlight) (2) surrounded by pavilion.

*    Lawn Tennis Court (4)

Indoor Sports:

*    Modern Gymnasium (1) (Boys’ and Girls’ Separate)

*    Well-equipped Badminton Court (4) (Wooden and Cement)

*    Table Tennis playing arena with International Standard Tables. (5)

* A new and modern Sports Complex is under construction with modern facilities and amenities.

Faculty Information
Shivaram A,
Asst Physical Education Director,
Phone: 0824-2474080
Email: shivaram [at] nitk.ac.in

Swimming Pool
International Standard, 50 Mts. x 25 Mts. Size, with 90 Cm. depth at shallow end and 5 Mts. depth at deeper end. 3 Platforms of 1 Mt., 3 Mts. and 5 Mts height for Diving, and One Spring Board fitted at 1 Mt. height for Diving. Anti wave Lane markers to conduct competitions is also provided. Take off Boards are portable. Fiber of Olympic type is fitted. It has the capability to accommodate 150 to 200 people at a time.

Other Amenities
Post Office
One post office is available in the Institute campus.

Shopping Centers
Two shopping centers are exists in the campus where bakery, vegetable shop, cloth shop, tailoring, saloon, beauty parlor, laundry, printing press, provisional store etc are available.

Banks
Two banks (Canara bank and State bank of India) with ATM facility are available in the campus.

Open Air Theatre (Students Activity Centre)
One open Air theatre of about 1000 seating capacity is available.

Silver Jubilee Auditorium (SJA)
One Auditorium of about 1,200 seating capacity is available (is being fully air-conditioned)

Campus Amenity Schools
One Kannada Medium (State Board) and one English medium (CBSE board) schools are function in the campus.

Canteens
Two canteens and three-four small cafeterias are available.

Some tourist attractions nearby

  1. Bekal Fort, Kasargod: Is a coastal fortress and verdant beach situated 70 km off Mangalore. Bekal Fort can be reached from Kasargod, Kerala State; which in turn is an hour's bus ride from Mangalore.
  2. St. Mary's Island, Udupi: Tiles Factory; situated off the coast, is a volcanic island.
  3. Goa: Known worldwide for beaches, and architecture. 360 km's, 8 hrs by daily buses and trains
  4. Karwar: Beaches, SeaBird Naval base and Kaiga Nuclear power plant. 5 hrs by regular daytime buses and trains.
  5. Kudremukh: Forest Reserve and Trekker's Paradise. 3 hrs by bus from NITK.
  6. Madikeri, Kodagu: a visit to the Coorg coffee plantations and waterfalls to recharge spent batteries. 3 hrs from Mangalore by bus.
  7. Kemmangundi: Cool air,waterfalls and lush greenery. Only for the steel-willed and clad explorers.
  8. Udhagamandalam (Ooty): Queen Of Hill Stations, famed for its annual flower show. 12 hour bus journey via Mysore
  9. NITK is close to the temple towns of Udupi (Sri Krishna Temple and Madhva Maths) 50 km
  10. Kateel (Durgaparameshwari Temple) 20km Sringeri (Sharada Peetham) 75km
  11. Kollur (Mookambika Temple) 75km
  12. Dharmasthala 100 km.
  13. All towns are well-connected to Mangalore or Surathkal by frequent buses.
  14. Jain Shrines: Karkala and Venur are known for their age-old sculpture of Bahubali.
  15. Sabarimala: Place of pilgrimage for Lord Ayyappa devotees. Season commences mid-November every year. KSRTC organizes overnight bus services each season.
  16. Guruvayoor: Famed Sri Krishna Temple in Kerala, regular overnight bus services.
  17. Mysore: world-famous Dassurah festival and Chamundi hills; regular overnight bus services. Retreat Centre.
  18. Potah: spiritual centre in South Kerala, on the rail route from Mangalore to Thiruvananthapuram.



Financial Assistance:

Scholarships

 1.   Merit Scholarship will be awarded in the institute every year to top five students in the order of merit based  JEE (Main) All India Rank, admitted to each branch of the undergraduate programmes subject to the condition that they should have  ≥ 90% marks at 10+2 level or equivalent qualifying examination.

2.  Merit-cum-means scholarship will be awarded in the institute every year to top 50 meritorious students in the order of merit based on JEE (Main), All India Rank, subject to the condition that their parent's income is < 4.5 Lakhs and they should have ≥ 70% marks at 10+2 level or equivalent qualifying examination.

In addition to the above, many of our students have also received scholarships awarded by various government Departments and private Charitable Institutions/Associations.

Training & Placement:

DEPARTMENT OF TRAINING, PLACEMENT  AND  STUDENTS' WELFARE NITK 2015-2016

The Placement activity of the department consists in inviting reputed private and public sector organizations in the country to visit the Institute to interview the outgoing UG and PG students for recruitment. During 2015-16, 244 reputed companies visited the campus.  About 91% of UG and 41% P.G students got placement through the campus selection. For further details, visit the link mentioned below:

http://placement.nitk.ac.in/student/login/index.php

Industry And Alumni Relations:
NITK, Surathkal has signed MoUs with Academic Institutions in India and abroad to foster greater cooperation between the institutes to facilitate student internships, faculty exchange and joint research. We look forward to more such collaborations with institutes of higher learning both in India and abroad. Those who desire to have such collaborations may contact: Dean(AA&IR), NITK, Surathkal.For further details, visit the link mentioned below:

http://www.nitk.ac.in/collaborate-with-us/universities-academic-institutions
Recreational/Extra Curricular activities:

SPORTS AND GAMES :

All sports activities were carried out successfully with the guidance of beloved Director, Dean (Students Welfare) and co-operation of members of Sports Advisory Council, teaching, non teaching staffs and students during this year till today.

Due to overwhelming and spontaneous response from students and staff all play fields of our Institution are bubbling with activities all these days.

Institute teams in different sports and games were formed and taken part in District, State and National level tournaments. Performance of our Institute teams was excellent in most of the tournaments in district, state and National level.  The institute organized district level university level and NIT level Badminton, cricket and Basketball tournaments.

The details related to students Clubs, visit the link mentioned below:

http://www.nitk.ac.in/students-life/students-clubs


Location and Accessibility:

Location

NITK lies on the coastal belt of Karnataka, on the National Highway 66, at about 22 kms from Mangalore towards Udupi. It lies close to Mangalore International Airport, Mangalore Railway Station and the Mangalore Port. Bus Routes from Mumbai, Goa and Bangalore ( that terminate at Udupi-Manipal) pass through the College and visitors can disembark right away.


Distance from Popular Source Points (approx.)

From Mangalore Airport:                               20 KM
From Mangalore Central Railway Station:       21 KM
From Mangalore Junction Railway Station:     25 KM
From Surathkal Railway Station:                   04 KM
From Mangalore Bus stand:                         22 KM
From Udupi Bus Stand:                               35 KM


Travel Time and distance from other cities

BY BUS BY TRAIN BY AIR From Mumbai: 22 hrs From Mumbai: 18 hrs From Bangalore: 40 mins From Bangalore: 7 hrs From Chennai: 18 hrs From Mumbai: 1 hr 20 mins From Mysore: 7 hrs From Thiruvananthapuram: 18 hrs   From Goa: 8 hrs From New Delhi: 40 hrs   From Ernakulam: 10 hrs From Ernakulam: 9 hrs   From Hyderabad: 24 hrs From Calcutta (via Chennai): 50 hrs   From Bijapur: 14 hrs From Jammu Tawi (via New Delhi): 60hrs   From Hubli: 7hrs From Guwahati (via Calcutta): 72 hrs   From Belgaum: 9hrs    

Reaching NITK from Nearby Places

From Mangalore Railway Station
• All Express buses to Udupi, Manipal, Kundapur, Bhatkal or Karkala drop you at the College NITK Express Bus Stop which is closer to the Administrative Block, Departments, Girls' Hostels Block, and the Guest House.
From Mangalore Bus stand
• All Service/Express Buses starting from Mangalore Bus Stand and going towards Udupi or Karkala, stop at NITK Main Building.
• A number of Private Taxis also available at Mangalore. NITK is 21 Kms. from Mangalore on the northern side on National Highway No.66.
From Surathkal Railway Station
• Passengers alighting at Surathkal station can engage auto rickshaws that will take them to the college 2 kms from the Station for Rs.40/-.
• Further, one can also reach Surathkal Bus Stand and board regular service buses that ply via the college.

Academic Programwise Seats breakup:
Institute CodeProgram CodeAcademic Program NameState/All India SeatsSeat PoolOPENOPEN-PwDGEN-EWSGEN-EWS-PwDSCSC-PwDSTST-PwDOBC-NCLOBC-NCL-PwDTotal(includes Female Supernumerary)
Program-Total
Seat Capacity Female Supernumerary
211 4107 Chemical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 10 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 6 1 22
27 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5
(including "0" Supernumerary)
211 4107 Chemical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 9 0 1 0 3 0 2 0 6 0 21
27 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6
(including "0" Supernumerary)
211 4109 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 19 0 2 1 7 0 5 0 11 1 46
53 1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 8
(including "1" Supernumerary)
211 4109 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 18 1 3 0 7 0 3 0 10 1 43
51 1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "1" Supernumerary)
211 4110 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 19 2 2 0 7 1 2 1 12 0 46
54 2
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 10
(including "2" Supernumerary)
211 4110 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 19 2 2 0 8 0 2 0 12 1 46
54 2
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 10
(including "2" Supernumerary)
211 4114 Electronics and Communication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 19 1 2 0 7 0 3 0 11 1 44
52 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 8
(including "0" Supernumerary)
211 4114 Electronics and Communication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 19 1 2 0 7 0 3 0 11 1 44
52 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 8
(including "0" Supernumerary)
211 4125 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 31 1 4 0 9 1 5 1 19 0 71
83 3
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 6 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 4 0 15
(including "3" Supernumerary)
211 4125 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 30 2 2 1 11 1 6 0 19 1 73
84 2
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 7 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4 0 13
(including "2" Supernumerary)
211 4127 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 9 1 2 0 2 0 2 0 7 0 23
27 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4
(including "0" Supernumerary)
211 4127 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 10 0 1 0 4 1 2 0 6 0 24
27 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3
(including "0" Supernumerary)
211 4130 Mining Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 10 0 1 0 4 0 1 0 7 0 23
27 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4
(including "0" Supernumerary)
211 4130 Mining Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 9 1 2 0 2 0 2 0 6 0 22
26 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4
(including "0" Supernumerary)
211 4144 Electrical and Electronics Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 19 1 2 0 7 0 2 1 12 1 45
52 1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 8
(including "1" Supernumerary)
211 4144 Electrical and Electronics Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 18 2 2 0 7 1 4 0 11 0 45
53 1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 9
(including "1" Supernumerary)
211 4146 Information Technology (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 18 1 2 1 7 0 3 0 12 1 45
53 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 8
(including "0" Supernumerary)
211 4146 Information Technology (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than KARNATAKA Gender-Neutral 18 1 2 0 6 1 3 0 11 1 43
51 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 8
(including "0" Supernumerary)
     Total Seats 368 18 0 0 124 6 61 4 224 10 866
853 13