Top NIT Colleges in India 2022, Admission Procedure, Exam Date & Listing

Top NIT Colleges in India 2022, Admission Procedure, Exam Date & Listing

NIT stands for National Institute of Technology is a private engineering institute and was declared nationally important institutions in year 2007. The NIT Council is the governing body of all NITs. Most NITs in India offer degree courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in various fields of Engineering, Architecture, Management and Science.

There are a total of 31 NITs in India and admission to BTech programs is regulated by process. JoSAA counseling on the bais of AIR level protected at JEE Main. NIT provides admission to MTech programs based on points obtained in the GATE test while allocation of seats is controlled by CCMT (Centralized Counseling for MArch /MTech /MDes/MPlan).

Top NIT Colleges in India 2022

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Course overview

If you are an aspirant who wants to pursue the engineering course from top engineering colleges in India they you must have some important dates and schedules in your mind.

course name course name Bachelors of technology
Level of course em> Graduate
Duration of the course 4 years
Type of institutions Private, government, autonomous university and colleges
Stream Mechanical, civil, electrical, computer science, electronics engineering
Examination type Yearly and semester
Eligibility Candidate must have passed their 12 class with physics, chemistry and mathematics as main subjects
Top recruiting companies after this course HCL, Dabur, IBM, Baidyanath and university of Madras, Dell, Google, Himalya firms, Manipal, Tata, etc.

Entrance Exams for NITs

If you are an aspirant who wants to pursue the engineering course from top engineering colleges in India they you must have some important dates and schedules in your mind.


Entrance Exams


JEE Main




CAT Exam



Top Engineering Specializations

There are several engineering courses and number of specializations offered to the students for this course. Some of the top engineering specializations are Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Civil Engineering, etc.

Admission Procedure

With the announcement of the outcome of JEE Main result 2021, allotment of institutional admission seats for BTech courses will be provided by JoSAA. First, candidates enter within the JoSAA opening and closing levels of a preferred college and courses are selected for admission. Second, people on the shortlist must participate in the JoSAA counseling program to secure seats at the reporting center to ensure documentation and payment. Candidates are named according to the JEE Main 2021 All India Rank (AIR) and the availability of seats.

List of NITs in India

List of NITs in India

Name of NIT


Established in

NIT Trichy (NITT)

Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu


NIT Karnataka (NITK)

Surathkal, Mangalore, Karnataka


NIT Rourkela (NITRKL)

 Udit Nagar, Rourkela, Odisha


NIT Warangal (NITW)

fathimanagar, Telangana


NIT Calicut (NITC)

Calicut Mukkam Road, Kattangal, Kerala


NIT Durgapur (NITDGP)

Durgapur, West Bengal


NIT Nagpur (VNIT)

Ambazari, Nagpur, Maharashtra 


NIT Jaipur (MNIT)

Malviya Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 


NIT Allahabad (MNNIT)

Teliarganj, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh


NIT Kurukshetra (NITKKR)

Mirzapur Part, Haryana



Keval Chowk, Surat, Gujarat


NIT Silchar (NITS)

Fakiratilla, Silchar, Assam


NIT Jalandhar (NITJ)

Jalandhar, Punjab


NIT Meghalaya (NITM)

Laitumkhrah, Shillong, Meghalaya 


NIT Bhopal (MANIT)

Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh


NIT Raipur (NITRR)

Amanaka, Raipur, Chhattisgarh


NIT Srinagar (NITSRI)

Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir


NIT Patna (NITP)

Patna, Bihar



Farmagudi, Ponda, Goa


NIT Jamshedpur (NITJSR)

Adityapur, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand 


NIT Agartala (NITA)

Jirania, Agartala, Tripura


NIT Hamirpur (NITH)

Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh


NIT Manipur (NITMN)

 Lamphelpat, Imphal, Manipur


NIT Puducherry (NITPY)

Thiruvettakudy, Puducherry 


NIT Arunachal Pradesh (NITAP)

YUPIA, Nirjuli, Arunachal Pradesh


NIT Uttarakhand (NITUK)

Srinagar, Uttarakhand


NIT Delhi (NITD)

near Satyawadi Raja Harish Chandra Hospital, New Delhi


NIT Mizoram (NITMZ)

Chaltlang, Aizawl, Mizoram


NIT Nagaland (NITN)

Chumukeidma, Dimapur, Nagaland 



Barfung Block, Ravangla, Sikkim


NIT Andhra Pradesh (NITANP)

Near Kondruprolu, Tadepalligudem, Andhra Pradesh


B.Tech Course in NITs through JEE Main

1. The acceptance of B.Tech in India is taken at the national and regional levels with the help of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE).
2. JEE Main is an entrance exam to provide admissions to the eligible students for in various degree programs at NIT.
3. Minimum eligibility for admission to the B.Tech course is to pass Class 12 in compulsory with subjects such as Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Biotechnology / Biology and then take the JEE Main entry exam.
4. Students must also complete the JEE Key Eligibility Criteria in order to sit for the entrance exam. Typically, candidates need to have at least 60% aggregate and in each course taken together to be admitted to NITs in India.
5. Finally, students who cancel the JEE Main Cut Off (Eligibility) may appear on JoSAA Advisory and select the NITs they require based on the college's prescribed standards.
Students can choose following courses after JEE Main at various NITs in India-


4 years

B.Tech + M.Tech (Dual Degree)

5 years

B.Tech and MBA (Dual Degree)

5 years

Eligibility criteria

Once you have made your mind for applying to engineering colleges you must gain some knowledge about the eligibility criteria for applying or to get admission to the course. 1. The applying candidate will be only eligible for taking admission if he\she have passed 12th or equivalent.
2. Diploma holder candidates are also eligible to apply engineering course.
3. The applying candidate must have physics, chemistry and mathematics included subjects in their qualifying exam.
4. Candidates who are at the time appearing in the qualifying exam are also eligible for applying.
5. There will be no age limit prescribed to apply for JEE Main 2022 exam.

Counseling procedure

The NIT 2021 counselling process will be conducted through 4 channels such as Direct Admission of Students of Abroad (DASA), JEE Main, National Talent Search and Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (NK) and other Olympiad. There will be 3 rounds of counseling in total which includes two rounds consisting choice and applicants must be present at the counseling center and must carry the required documentation for certification.

Documents required during counseling

Once you have made your mind for applying to engineering colleges you must gain some knowledge about the counseling procedure for applying or to get admission to the course:
1. Home domicile certificate
2. Income certificate
3. Cast certificate ( if required)
4. College leaving certificate