National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra (NIT Kurukshetra)
National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra - 136119, Haryana (India)
The National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra ( NIT Kurukshetra) is a premier Institution of academic and research in the field of engineering and technology. The Institution was established in 1963 as erstwhile Regional Engineering College, Kurukshetra as a joint enterprise between the Government of haryana and Central Government. Today the Institute has its own place of high recruit in the national and international academic as an arena and has become institution of National Importance by the Act (NIT Act, 2007) of parliament. The Institution is fully funded by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India, New Delhi.
The Academic Programs span over a wide range of areas in Engineering, Applied Sciences, Humanities, Management and Computer Applications. Presently, the Institute conducts 07 B.Tech., 22 M.Tech., one MBA (Regular and Self-Financed) one MCA (Regular and Self-Financed) and Ph.D. programmes in all the above disciplines. At present 4500 students are registered under in these programs. The placement record of the Institute has been commendable despite recession all across the globe. Leading national and multi-national companies visit the recruit many students from the Institute. To foster all round development of the students, adequate emphasis is given on many extracurricular activities like sports, cultural, technical and industrial visits.
The faculty and alumni of the Institute have brought knowledge to the Institute through their outstanding professional achievements, professional recognitions and awards. However, the Institution is tirelessly pursuing teaching, learning and training programs in collaboration with R&D organizations and industries for skill development of students, faculty and non-faculty staff by way of continuous learning.
NIT Kurukshetra has initiated steps for strengthening R&D collaborations with DRDO, DST and reputed industries along with strong linkages with renowned academic institutions of the country and abroad. It has been a constant endeavor of the policy makers and administration of the Institute to accommodate the emerging needs of skilled professionals in industry through continuous updation and modification of teaching and training programs. NIT Kurukshetra has prepared a prospective plan for future development of the Institute.
further, information can be downloaded from Institute Website: www.nitkkr.ac.in