National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra

Admission Process, Courses Offered, Eligibility Criteria, Fee Structure, Placements, Review etc.


National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra is a public engineering institute located in Kurukshetra. It was established in the year of 1963 and administrated by the Government of India. NIT Kurukshetra ranks 41 among top engineering colleges in India by NIRF. The institute runs many undergraduate and postgraduate programs in the field of Engineering and Science.

NIT Kurukshetra was previously known as Regional Engineering College, Kurukshetra.

National institute of Technology Kurukshetra

Facts and Figures:

NIRF  41
Popular Name  NITKKR
Location  Kurukshetra, Haryana
Campus Area  300 acres
Institute TypeGovernment  
Approved by  NCTE, NAAC
Accepted Exam  JEE Main
Popular Courses  B.E./B.Tech  , MBA/PGDM
Total Faculty  179
Total Students Enrollment  4660
College Ratings4.2/5  
Official Website`   

Now let’s take a brief look at NIT Kurukshetra Courses, Admission Procedure, Eligibility Criteria, Fee Structure, Placements and students review:

Courses Offered:

Courses  Seat IntakeDuration
Computer Engineering924 years
Information technology924 years
Electronics & Communication Engineering1394 years
Mechanical Engineering1394 years
Industrial Engineering & Management924 years
Electrical Engineering1394 years
Civil Engineering1394 years

Admission Process for B.Tech Candidates:

  • Admission is done on the basis of rank in JEE Main rank by JoSAA and CSAB counseling portal.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates must have passed intermediate examination in science stream from any recognized Board/ University.
  • Candidate must have passed with minimum  75% marks ( 65% marks for SC/ST/PWD candidates) in Physics, Mathematics as compulsory subject along with one subject Chemistry/ Biology/Computer science/ Bio-Technology or any other vocational subject or top 20 percentile in class 12th board.

Fee Structure:

Institute FEE:

Particular  Amount
Caution Money (One Time, Refundable)6,600
One time Fees6,700
Tuition Fees (Per year)1,25,000
Other fees (Per year)14,500
Annual Fees550
Total Tuition Fees (per year)1.53 lakhs (per year)

Hostel Fee:

Particular1-Seater  2-Seater3-Seater
Hostel Seat Rent (per year)11,0008,8006,600
Electricity Charges (Per year)8,0005,4005,400
Total19,000 (per year)14,200(per year)12,000(per year)


  • 100% Tuition Fee waiver for SC/ST/PH students.
  • Full remission of the Tuition Fee for General and OBC students whose family income is less than Rs.1 lakh per annum.
  • Remission of 2/3rd of the Tuition Fee for General and OBC students whose family income is between Rs.1 lakh to Rs.5 lakh per annum.


All of the students were placed in this institute in the academic year 2019 and the highest salary offered was 43LPA with an average of about 8 LPA and the lowest package offered was almost 7LPA. The top recruiting companies were MICROSOFT, AMAZON, ADOBE, GOLDMANN SACHS, FLIPKART etc. Who offered top roles like SENIOR DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER and various other roles like of the full stack developer, etc. Almost 95% of the students got internships in big companies like AMERICAN EXPRESS, GOLDMANN SACHS, ADOBE, FLIPKART, UBER, MICROSOFT, DRDO etc. They have also been offered a good stipend amount ranging from 25k per month to 1 Lakhs per month. Overall the placements scenario of the college is pretty good.

Highest Salary PackageHighest salary package offered is around 43 LPA
Average Salary  PackageAverage Salary package offered is around 8 LPA

Students Review:

Infrastructure and Campus Life:

The infrastructure of this institute is very nice with lush green campus. All departments have HUGE lecture halls that are more than sufficient for the class students. And all the lecture halls are fully air-conditioned with an ample number of air-conditioners provided in each of the lecture halls. Each land every lecture hall is equipped with a projector and the corresponding whiteboard to enable smart learning anytime in the class. There are around 12 labs in the computer science department each having 45 computers also all the labs are provided with LAN connections as well as the high-speed Wi-Fi connections to facilitate fast internet services. The hostel area is huge having beautiful gardens, grounds, volleyball, badminton, basketball courts in them to always make you want to shred some sweat. Food in the hostels is also good, they maintain extremely hygienic conditions and never compromise on the quality of food served in the mess. Also, each room is provided with a separate balcony to just look around and admire the beauty of nature and the campus. There is also a medical center on the campus with ambulance service and free medicines to all the students.


  • Ragging Free Environment
  •  Hostels Library Global Exposure Programs
  • Ultra Modern Laboratory and Infrastructure
  • 24-hours free internet service
  • Open Wi-Fi  Facility in Campus
  • Yoga & Meditation Facilities
  • Central library
  • Hostel Facilities (Separate for Boys and Girls)
  • Cultural and tech fest


All the teachers are highly qualified and knowledgeable. The teachers are quite helpful provided the student has that zest and enthusiasm of knowing and getting more skilled in whatever he tries and learns in the college. The teaching quality is satisfactory. One can learn whatever he/ she wants but one also needs to do some self-study to gain an edge over others. The curriculum is just excellent. The students are not made to study irrelevant subjects which have no use for their course. They are only made to study the core subjects and the subjects which are necessary for their industrial growth and placements. All the students feel confident when they face the interviews of the tech giants and showcase their skills well.

Scholarship Programs:

Top Recruiters of NIT Kurukshetra

  • Adobe
  • Alstom
  • Amazon
  • Flipkart
  • Google
  • Microsoft
  • Tata Motor and many other
National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra

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