Engineering Colleges in Tripura

Tripura is a state in the North Eastern part of India. There are 6 other states in the North Eastern part of the country. Higher Education in Tripura struck roots with the establishment of Maharaja Bir Bikram College way back in the year 1947. Setting up of several other colleges offering different academic programs soon followed suit. Tripura, has several colleges that are categorized into General Colleges, Technical Colleges, and Professional Colleges.

Given below are names of few technical colleges (Polytechnic and engineering colleges) in Tripura that offer technical courses.

The engineering colleges in Tripura can be segregated as Central Government Colleges, Private Colleges, and State Government Colleges. Read further to know more about these colleges and the courses they offer, the contact information and the facilities available in these colleges.

Government Engineering colleges in Tripura

National Institute of Technology

National Institute of Technology or NIT is located in Agartala, the capital city of the state of Tripura. Admission into the college is based on the marks obtained in All India Engineering Entrance Examination, commonly referred to as AIEEE by students. There are as many as 20 technical institutes at the national level that are established by the Government of India. The NIT is one of them. The college offers undergraduate as well as post graduate engineering courses. The undergraduate engineering courses offered by NIT include Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Production Engineering.

Post Graduate engineering courses are offered in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, and Electronics & Communication Engineering.

Ph.D engineering programs are offered in Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.

The intake capacity for undergraduate engineering courses is 60 for every branch of engineering and 10 for post graduate engineering courses.
Contact Details
National Institute of Technology
Jirania, Tripura – 799055
Telephone 0381 2346 360/630
Fax 0381 2346 360/630

Tripura Institute of Technology

The Tripura Institute of Technology was formerly known as Polytechnic Institute and was founded in the year 1958. This engineering institute in Tripura is affiliated to the Tripura University and administered by Department of Higher Education, Tripura. The technical institute offers engineering courses at the degree as well as diploma level. The degree courses offered by the college include Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.

Diploma courses are offered in Automobile Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Food Processing Technology, and Mechanical Engineering.

Some of the facilities offered by the institute include provision for students to join NSS and NCC, Blood Donation Camps, Cultural Programs, HIV and AIDS Rally. The college has a well equipped library, a college canteen, and a branch of Tripura Gramin Bank inside the campus.

Contact Details

Tripura Institute of Technology
PO Agartala
Tripura West,
India – 799009
Telephone 0381 2342 330/322/336/249
Fax 0381 2342-330/322

Women Polytechnics Colleges Women’s Polytechnic is also one of the engineering colleges in Tripura belonging to the category of State Government Technical colleges in Tripura.

1.Women’s Polytechnic

Women’s Polytechnic is the first technical institute in Tripura to impart technical education to the womenfolk of the state. The institute introduced its first course in Information Technology in September 2003. The courses are approved by the All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi. Earlier it was affiliated to West Bengal State Council of Technical Education (WBSCTE) but since 2007 the institute is affiliated to Tripura University. The institute offers the following courses- Information Technology, Medical Lab Technology, Fashion Technology, and Computer Science & Technology.

Contact Details

Women’s Polytechnic
PO Amtali via Shekerkote
Tripura West
Telephone and Fax :0381 2376814

Private Engineering Colleges in Tripura

ICFAI University Tripura

The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India University, Tripura, was set up in the year 2004. The institute is approved by the UGC or University Grants Commission. The university (ICFAI) offers B.Tech program in Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering. In order to seek admission into B.Tech program has to score 50% in Class XII examination with English, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects. The B.Tech program is a 4-year program that spread over 8 semesters.

Contact Details

The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India University
Agartala-Simna Road,
PO Kamalghat
Agartala- 799 210,
Tripura West
Telephone:0381 2865752/55 Fax:0381 2865754

Last Updated On July 20, 2011