A Legacy of more than 50 years:

Right from its inception National Institute of Technology, Silchar (then Regional Engineering College, Silchar) in 1967, has played pivotal role in delivering to the technocratic demands of the world. The alumni of the institute have proved its worth in global arena and many of them designated in senior positions at highly respected institutions.

Creamy Layer Student Community:

Out of this massive crowd of about 1.3 million aspirants applying for JEE (Mains), about top 1.5% make it to the most sought after and highly respected institutions like NITs. Out of which NIT Silchar itself offers to only 0.04% of the total aspirants.

High Qualified Faculty:

The faculty, besides doing world class research, ensure that the students of the campus are ready to face the challenges of the professional world by providing them with a sound conceptual understanding of their respective disciplines, and also by playing a huge role in their development as individuals who can lead and lead well.

An Institute of National Importance:

With an average annual fund of Rs 150 crores received by the institute, the country envisions its future in us. Identified as a Centre of Excellence by the Government of India, the institute is reinventing itself to crush the competition from its contemporaries in various domains.

The Accolades:

NIT Silchar is ranked 53th best engineering college of India and 9th among 31 NITs in 2017 by National Institutional Ranking Framework, Human Resource Development, Government of India. It is also ranked 2nd best engineering college in the North Eastern region of India after IIT Guwahati by National Institutional Ranking Framework. We are ranked 31st by Outlook and 26th by Edu-Rand in their annual survey for Best Technical Institute.
Also at the recently announced “DataQuest- CMR Top T-School Survey 2015" , our institute has been ranked 12th among all Government Engineering Institutes in India and 9th as per HR score analysis.
The NBA accredited institute has been awarded as the BEST ENGINEERING COLLEGE IN EASTERN INDIA by leading Industry Body ASSOCHAM for the second consecutive year in the Education Excellence Awards 2015, and also as the OUTSTANDING ENGINEERING INSTITUTE IN EASTERN INDIA by ABP News-National Educational Awards 2015.

Industry Institute Interface:

NIT Silchar has signed MoUs with various organizations of international repute (like C-DAC, NASSCOM, National Instruments, IBM, TATA Technologies, University of Illinois and many more) which facilitates the students with regular Industrial training exposing them to a practical working environment. Moreover students pursue Industrial, managerial and research internships in leading Multinational firms and Research Labs contributing substantially to the industry. Intensity & rigour of the Practice School Programme makes our students employment ready to take on work life challenges.

Industry Audit Courses:

Enrichment of the academic programme, with the introduction of the Industry oriented Audit Courses, open and inter-departmental electives; promotion of interdisciplinary research allows students to expand their horizon of learning and to diversify their knowledge.

Connected Location, Vivacious Spirits:

The campus is home to students from 29 Indian states and 15 countries. The vibrant socio-cultural system moulds our students into easily conformable species, ever-ready to adjust everywhere. Using the power of Technology the ever motivated students of NIT Silchar make themselves true professionals.