The Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology or NITJ is an autonomous university (since the year 2002) located in Jalandhar, Punjab. It was established in the year 1987 as a regional engineering college and for its excellence in the field of engineering and technology; it was recognized as the Institute of National Importance by the Indian Government.
Apart from the under graduation and post graduation degrees, it also provides students the chance to pursue their doctoral programs from this institute. It also offers a dynamic learning environment with extracurricular festivals, interactions and societies. Final year engineering students are placed in multinational and Indian companies through the active placement cell.
|Name of the Institution||Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology|
|Type of the Institution||Deemed University since 2002|
|Courses Offered||B.Tech., M.Tech., Ph.D.|
|Admission Procedure||Entrance exams|
|Departments/ Branches||Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Engineering (Chemical, Electronics and Communication, Civil, Computer Science, Industrial, Instrumentation and Control, Mechanical, Leather Technology, Textile Technology), Humanities, Management|
|Established in the Year||1987|
|Campus Placements||Placement cell|
|Facts and Figures||NITJ has a number of departmental societies that help in the coordination of activities of the individual departments|
|Syllabi/ Curriculum||Credit based semester system|
|Eligibility Criteria||For undergraduate courses – scores of All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) and science in 12th standard board exam; For postgraduate courses – scores of Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE) and at least 60% in undergraduate examination; For Ph.D. – 60% in masters degree examination and GATE score|