Type of the institute: National Institute of Technology
Complete Mailing Address: REC Sub Post Office NIT, Pin-788010, Silchar, Assam
Contact Person For Admission: Prof. R.D. Misra
Designation: Professor
Email: rdmisra@gmail.com
Alternate Email:
Phone Nos: 91-3842-242025
Fax No: 91-3842- 224797
Mobile No.: 9435072301
About the Institute:
National Institute Of Technology, Silchar (राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, सिलचर) is one of the 31 National Institutes of Technology of India and was established in 1967 as a Regional Engineering College in Assam. In 2002 it was upgraded to the status of National Institute of Technology and was declared as Institute of National Importance under the National Institutes of Technology Act, 2007.

Director: Prof. Sivaji Bandyopadhyay

Dean (Academic Affairs) : Prof S. Baishya
Dean ( Students Welfare): Prof. R.D. Misra
Dean ( Faculty Welfare): Prof. Aminul Islam Laskar
Dean ( Research & Consultancy) : Prof. M.A. Ahmed
Dean ( Planning & Development): Prof. Aminul Islam Laskar
Dean (Alumni Relations): Dr. N. B. Dev Choudhury.
Faculty In-Charge Training & Placement: Dr. N. B. Dev Choudhury
Librarian: Smt. K. Singha
Registrar: Prof. A. K. Barbhuiya

Fee Structure:
To be updated in the institute website. Please visit www.nits.ac.in for details.
Academic Structure:
NIT Silchar  offers four year ( eight semester) B. Tech degree in Civil Engg., Electrical Engg. , Computer Science Engg., Mechanical Engg. Electronics and Communication Engg. and Electronics and Instrumentation Engg.

Please see http://www.nits.ac.in/academics/programme.php for details.

For details about various departments, Please visit: the tab "Departments" from the top bar and choose the department to visit the respective departments in details in the main home page (www.nits.ac.in).
Rules For Change Branch:
There is a provision of Change Branch at the end of second semester. Based on Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) after second semester, a maximum of 10% of total strength of each Branch is allowed to change the Branch, provided there is a vacancy in that particular Branch.
Faculty:

The institute is having a dedicated, enthusiastic and highly motivated group of faculty members. More than 85% faculty members are having PhD degree from reputed Institute. Currently the department wise number of faculty members are: Civil Engineering – 27, Mechanical Engineering – 24, Electronics and Communication  Engineering – 20, Electrical Engineering – 15, Electronics and Instrumentation – 10, Computer Science Engineering – 15, Mathematics – 12, Physics – 7, Chemistry – 7, Humanities and Social Science – 5, Department of Management Studies - 2

Facilities:
Please visit : http://www.nits.ac.in/campuslife/campusfacilities.php to see all the details of campus facilities.
Student Life at Institute:

The Institute recognizes that a major concern to all students and parents is the availability and quality of accommodation and food. There are separate hostels for boys and girls. There are 13 furnished hostels; 9 for boys, three for girls and one Married Scholar Hostel. To ensure security in Hostels (Boys/Girls), 24 hour security guards are available.

Most importantly among the  13 hostels, one hostel is exclusively for accommodation of B. Tech. 1st semester students ( boys), Capacity:560

Facilities in each room are furnished with cots, study tables, and storage space. Basic amenities are provided  in the form of LCD TV  in common room of each hostel. Sports facilities like Volley ball, table tennis, lawn tennis, cricket, chess board, badminton are available in the hostels.

Financial Assistance:

Scholarship / Assistantship Awarded to the students during 2017-18:

           

Students of this Institute, are awarded various types of scholarships from various schemes of Central Govt., State Governments, PSUs, Charitable Trusts/ Organizations. Few of them are listed below. Most of the scholarships application forms are online and few of them are hard copy based. Students are to fill all the necessary details for these scholarships  as per the advertisement. Notifications are done widely for students as and when information are received  from various funding agencies by Dean (Students welfare) section.

 

Sl. No.

NAME OF THE SCHOLARSHIP

Name of the State

1

ITDP

Assam

2

Govt. OF Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh

3

Govt. Of Bihar

Bihar

4

NEC

Assam

5.

FAEA

FAEA

6.

NEPCO

NEPCO

7.

ONGC

ONGC

8.

Central Sector Scholarship

All India

9.

NHFDC

All India

10.

Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh

AP

Apart from the aforesaid Scholarships, guardians of our students also avail reimbursement of educational expenditure from their employers like – BSNL, Railways, & other Govt. / PSUs on our recommendations. 

Training & Placement:
The T&P(Training and Placement) Cell of NIT Silchar not only acts as a facilitator for training and placement but also works towards overall development of the students. It works under the guidance of the Training and Placement Officer in consultation with FIC. It primarily works as a liaison between industry and Institute. T&P Cell is well equipped with excellent infrastructure to support each and every stage of the placement processes.

Our Recruiters can be found in the URL given below
http://www.nits.ac.in/tnp/esteemed-recruiters 

A brief statistics of placement record (Year Wise) are available in the Annual Report, which may be seen in the Institute website.

For more details, please visit: http://www.nits.ac.in/tnp/index.php


Industry And Alumni Relations:
For alumni related informations, please visit: http://www.rexnitsaa.org/


Recreational/Extra Curricular activities:

 The following Sports activities/tournaments were performed/ organized by the students of NIT Silchar under Gymkhana

 

  1. Inter Hostel Night Cricket Tournament.
  2. Inter Hostel Basketball Tournament.
  3. Inter Hostel Volleyball Tournament.
  4. Inter Hostel Kabaddi Tournament.
  5. Inter Hostel Tennis Tournament.
  6. Inter Hostel Football Tournament.
  7. Inter Hostel Badminton Tournament.
  8. Inter Hostel Table Tennis Tournament.
  9. Inter Hostel Chess Tournament.
  10. Inter Hostel Carom Tournament.
  11. Open Badminton Tournament.
  12. Open Table Tennis Tournament.
  13. Open Chess Tournament.
  14. Open Carom Tournament.
  15. Inter Hostel Athletics meet.
  16. .Inter Hostel Arm Wrestling Competition.
  17. Open Body Building Competition.
  18. Inter-Hostel Cycling Competition
  19.  Inter-Hostel Powerlifting Competition
  20. Open cricket league
  21. Open football league.
  22. Interhostel Kho-Kho Tournament
  23. Girls Interhostel Volleyball Tournament.

 

 

_FIRST EVER MOUNTAINEERING EVENT WAS SUCCESSFULLY CONDUCTED BY THE GYMKHANA UNION BODY OF NIT SILCHAR. IT WAS TREK OF 10 DAYS ON THE ZANSKAR FROZEN RIVER IN LADAKH. One student named Anjan Das represented NIT Silchar in the Trek.

 

 

A list of Tournaments and Competitions in which students participated under the Sports Section NIT, Silchar is given below:

 

  1. All India Inter NIT Tournament held at NIT Surathkal in January 2014.
  2. All India Inter NIT Tournament held at NIT Trichy in February 2014.
  3. State Karate Championship held at Guwahati in the month of March 2013.

 

 

  1. National Service Scheme ( NSS):

 

 This is compulsory for every student. As it is known that the primary aim of NSS is Personality Development through social or community services, this year NIT, Silchar, under NSS has organized campaigns like, Green Day, Campus Cleaning, Green March, Clothes donation programme etc. Apart from that Debate and Quiz Competitions were also organized for the students.

 

  1. National Cadet Corp (NCC):

 

_NCC_ is _engaged in grooming the youth of the country into disciplined and patriotic citizens. Every year NIT, Silchar conducts NCC Annual Training Camp (ATC) for its Cadets. Students attend regular parade sessions for participating on Independence Day and Republic Day march-past


Achievement  of the students of NIT Silchar for various Sports/ Tournaments/ Events/ competition, etc and their success.


            In 2013-14 session 538 nos. of students of NIT Silchar have received many prizes and certificates in different categories of various Intra NITS Sports/ Tournaments/ Events/ competition, etc for their successful participation.



                                                                                                                       

 

 

 


 

 


 

Hostel Facilities

 

Following are the list of facilities available in the Hostels:

1.      Chair, Table, Bed, Wardrobe, and Fan provided in each room

2.      Round the clock water supply and power supply.

3.      Diesel generator (centrally) available in case failure of power supply.

4.      LAN/ Internet

5.      Wi-Fi connection

6.      Inverter.

7.      Water cooler cum Purifier.

8.      TV Hall with LED TV.

9.      Newspaper and Magazine.

10.  Photocopier (Xerox) in each hostel.

11.  Ambulance service round the clock.

12.  Coffee house provided.

13.  Indoor game like, Table Tennis, carom, chess provided.

14.  LPG connection and fire wood cook house available.

15.  Dining hall with dining Table/chair provided

16.   Fire Extinguisher provided.

17.   Bio Gas plant provided. (Only Hostel – 8)

18.  Bi-cycle stand provided.

19.    Badminton court with lighting arrangement available (Only BH-1 & GH- 2).

20.  Washing Machine provided to the Girls Hostels.

 

Following are the list of services available in the hostels:

1.      Security service

2.      Cleaning service

3.      Food & catering service

4.      Maintenance of civil, electrical, plumbing & sanitary services.

5.      Maintenance of Aqua guard & cooling cum purifier service.

6.      Hot water for bath during winter.

7.      Managerial service provided for messing & Maintenance

8.      Vehicle service provided for attending classes.

 

Assistantships (M.Tech / Ph.D): Students admitted in the M.Tech & Ph. D programme in the institute are awarded Assistantship as per norms of MHRD and Institute. To be eligible for this Assistantship, a student must have cleared GATE/NET/UGC exams & must be a regular non-sponsored student.

Railway concession service is also provided to students of NIT Silchar from Dean (SW) Office.

NIT Silchar encourages its students for sports and other activities as well. Students are involved in NCC/NSS/Gyansagar and various other co-curricular activities. They also have a student union body, known as “Gymkhana Union Body”

 

Information regarding the students’ activities (Gymkhana) under Office of the Dean (SW)

During   2015-16 Session.

A.    General programmes/Annual Festivals

GYMKHANA HELP DESK

ORIENTATION PROGRAM

HINDI DIWAS

ALUMNI MEET

RABINDRANATH TAGORE MEMORIAL DAY

            BLOOD DONATION CAMP

            INCANDESCENCE ’16:

            BANDWAGON

 

Location and Accessibility:
NIT Silchar is located in the SIlchar. Its distance is 8 km and 10 km from the heart of the Silchar city and Silchar railway station, respectively.  Silchar is the headquarters of Cachar district in the state of Assam in India. Silchar is connected to rest of the country by rail, roads and air.

By Flight:
Flight ( Air India, SpiceJet & Jet Airways) runs everyday from Silchar to Kolkata and Guwahati and back. There are daily flighs from Kolkata and from Guwahati. The road distance of NIT Silchar is about 35 km from the Silchar airport.

By Train:
There are weekly trains from Delhi to Silchar (Sampark Kranti Express).  Kanchanjunga Express runs on three (3) days between Silchar and Kolkata. There are daily trains from Silchar to Guwahati. The road distance of NIT Silchar is about 10 km from the Silchar railway station. 

By Bus:
Buses run from state capital Guwahati (ISBT) to Silchar. There are plenty of deluxe (AC and Non-AC with 2X2 and 1X2 seating options and sleeper coach bus) buses runs in the evening from Guwahati (night super). Day super bus is also available from Guwahati. From bus station (may be ISBT, Silchar or from Silchar town) to NIT Silchar campus, fare is Rs. 150.00 to 200.00 in an auto rickshaw.

For stay at Silchar, hotels are available at Silchar town.

Plan early and avoid late moment rush as Silchar is a small town.

Academic Programwise Seats breakup:
Institute CodeProgram CodeAcademic Program NameState/All India SeatsSeat PoolOPENOPEN-PwDSCSC-PwDSTST-PwDOBC-NCLOBC-NCL-PwDTotal(includes Female Supernumerary)
Program-Total
Seat Capacity Female Supernumerary
224 4109 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) ASSAM Gender-Neutral 25 1 9 1 3 0 14 1 54
60 3
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "3" Supernumerary)
224 4109 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than ASSAM Gender-Neutral 25 1 9 0 4 0 15 0 54
60 3
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "3" Supernumerary)
224 4110 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) ASSAM Gender-Neutral 25 1 7 1 4 0 14 0 52
60 1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "1" Supernumerary)
224 4110 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than ASSAM Gender-Neutral 25 1 7 0 3 1 14 1 52
60 1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "1" Supernumerary)
224 4111 Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) ASSAM Gender-Neutral 25 1 8 0 3 1 13 1 52
60 1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "1" Supernumerary)
224 4111 Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than ASSAM Gender-Neutral 25 2 8 0 3 0 14 0 52
60 1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "1" Supernumerary)
224 4114 Electronics and Communication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) ASSAM Gender-Neutral 26 1 8 1 3 0 14 1 54
60 3
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "3" Supernumerary)
224 4114 Electronics and Communication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than ASSAM Gender-Neutral 26 2 8 0 3 1 14 0 54
60 3
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 9
(including "3" Supernumerary)
224 4125 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) ASSAM Gender-Neutral 26 1 8 0 4 0 15 1 55
60 5
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 10
(including "5" Supernumerary)
224 4125 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than ASSAM Gender-Neutral 26 2 7 1 4 0 15 0 55
60 5
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 2 1 10
(including "5" Supernumerary)
224 4142 Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) ASSAM Gender-Neutral 13 1 3 1 1 0 6 1 26
30 1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 5
(including "1" Supernumerary)
224 4142 Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) Other Than ASSAM Gender-Neutral 13 1 4 0 1 0 7 1 27
30 1
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 4
(including "1" Supernumerary)
     Total Seats 332 17 98 5 48 3 176 9 688
660 28