National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli (NIT Tiruchirappalli)
Tanjore Main Road, National Highway 67, Tiruchirappalli - 620015, Tamil Nadu, India.
The National Institute of Technology (formerly Regional Engineering College) Tiruchirappalli (NIT Tiruchirappalli) was established as a joint venture of the Government of India and the Government of Tamil Nadu in 1964 to produce world-class engineers who will cater to the growing technological needs of the nation. The institute was granted Deemed University status with the approval of the UGC/AICTE and Government of India in 2003 and renamed National Institute of Technology (NIT-T), NIT Tiruchirappalli has been declared an institution of national importance by the National Institute of Technology Act 2007. The NITs are now fully funded by the Central Government. The move was intended to provide teaching and research in the branches of engineering, sciences, technology and management for the advancement of teaching and research. NIT Tiruchirappalli is one of the India’s premier academic and research technical institutions that has driven new ways of thinking since its inception. The institution offers Under Graduate Courses in ten branches and Post Graduate Courses in twenty one disciplines of Science, Engineering & Technology besides M.S. (by Research) and Ph.D. in all the departments. Today, NIT-T is an intellectual destination that draws inspired students to its campus and keeping NIT-T at the nexus of ideas that challenge and change the country. The institution offers Under Graduate Courses in ten branches and Post Graduate Courses in twenty one disciplines of Science, Engineering & Technology besides M.S and Ph.D. in all the departments. The faculty is inducted through a process of open advertisement throughout the country. The Institute is an example of cultural unity with students drawn from most of the states in the country. The hallmark of the campus is the good facilities which cater to the academic and extra-curricular interests of the students. The institute provides ample opportunities for developing extra-curricular skills which include NCC, NSS, Students Chapters of IEEE, Indian Geotechnical Society, Trichy Chapter, Civil Engg, social clubs and sports & games. The Alumni of this institution have excelled in various spheres and are positioned very well globally in a number of leading Government, Public Sector & Private Organizations. The Institute has a total campus area of 800 acres. This includes good hostel facilities, hospital, post office , Telecom Center, fully computerized State Bank of India branch with ATM facility, Book stall, Reprographic Center, Canteen, Swimming pool and Co-op. Stores. With a commitment to free and open inquiry, the faculty members and research scholars in NIT-T take an interdisciplinary approach to research that spans from science to engineering. The institution has partnership with the neighbouring industries and research institutes through MoU on innovative initiatives to promote collaborative research and consultancies with local benefits and replicable outcomes. NIT-T is continuously striving to dig deeper, push further, and ask bigger questions and to leverage the knowledge to enrich all human life.