The National Institute of Technology, Durgapur (formerly Regional Engineering College, Durgapur), was established by an Act of Parliament in 1960 as one of the eight such colleges aimed to function as a pace setter for engineering education in the country and to foster national integration.It is a fully-funded premier Technological Institution of the Government of India. It is an Institute of National Importance which awards B.Tech.,M.Sc., M.B.A.,M.Tech. and Ph.D. degrees to students after their successful completion of the specified courses. The Institute imparts education in the disciplines of Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Biotechnology, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Environmental science, Materials Science and Management Studies. In addition to the normal intake, some seats are reserved for Foreign Students.
Area of Excellence
It is an Institute of National Importance, imparts education towards technological excellence for society and mankind.
Research Capability and Focus Area
Thrust areas for the students to study in SII programme are: Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communiction Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Metallurgical & Materials Engineering.
Notable Research / Publication
Well equipped dedicated academic block with modern teaching facilities Campus-wide high-speed Internet connectivity Tinkering lab, Language lab In campus school, banks, post office, canteen, gym
Library subscribes 21 publishers’ online journals and databases 4000+ online journals and have 16400+ e-books. Off-campus access facilities of e-resources Online learning studio