National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

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


National Institute of Trichy is popularly known as NTT Trichy or NITT was established in the year of 1964. The institute is located in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu and its campus is spread over 800 acres. It is a Government run institution for higher education and advanced research. . NIT Trichy ranked 1 among all NITs in India.

The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) ranked the institute 10th among all the institutes of India. It is one of the oldest institutes of National Institute of Technology (NITs) system.

NIT Trichy is affiliated by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). The College has declared National Importance by the Central Government.

NIT Trichy formerly called as Regional Engineering College and it is also very oldest institution of the National Institute of Engineering College. The college offers many undergraduate and postgraduate programs in various disciplines.

National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli:

Facts and Figures:

NIRF  10
Popular Name  NITT
Location  Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu
Campus Area  800 acres
Institute TypeGovernment  
Approved by  AICTE
Accepted Exam  JEE Main
Popular Courses  B.E./ B.Tech  ,,  MBA/ PGDM
Total Faculty  336
Total Students Enrollment  4722
College Ratings4.8/5  
Official Website` 

Now we have a brief look at NIT Trichy Admission Process, Courses offered, Eligibility Criteria and Fee structure etc.

Courses Offered for B.Tech candidates:

UG Courses:

Courses  Seat IntakeDuration
Computer Science and Engineering924 years
Electronics and Communication Engineering924 years
Information Technology 4 years
Civil Engineering924 years
Mechanical Engineering924 years
Instrumentation and Control Engineering924 years
Production Engineering924 years
Chemical Engineering624 years
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering624 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 for B.Tech Candidates:

  • 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.

B.Tech Fee Structure:

The fee structure of B.Tech in NIT Trichy mentioned in below the table:

Tuition Fee1.61 lakhs per year approx
Hostel Fee76 k approx

Fee Waiver:

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

NIT Trichy Scholarship

NIT Trichy offers various scholarships such as:

  • Abundant Cauvery Delta Education Fund Scholarship for B.Tech and B.Arch students.
  • The Central Sector Scholarship scheme for Top Class students for reserved category (ST/SC) students.
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for Odisha Government SC & ST students.
  • Tamil Nadu Government awards the scholarship to the citizens of Tamil Nadu. Also, various State governments award scholarship to the minority students.
  • There are various scholarship schemes for handicapped and disabled students.
  • Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) awards scholarship.
  • Engineers India Limited has designed a scholarship scheme for the SC/ST students.
  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has also implemented the scholarship.

Student Reviews:

About Infrastructure, Faculties and Placements:

Infrastructures and Campus Life:

The infrastructure of NIT Trichy is awesome with lush green campus. The campus is spread over 800 acres. Department of studies building is new and fully air-conditioned. Hostels and mess are good enough to live. Wi-Fi is available in the hostel. The classrooms of DoMS NIT Trichy are excellent and the department library has lots of books and magazines on various specializations and domains. The quality of food in the hostels and mess is extremely good. The hostels have lots of sports and games facilities such as gyms, basketball court, throw ball court, etc. Medical facilities are also good and reliable and are provided by NIT Trichy’s hospital.


The Faculty members of this college are extremely qualified and very experienced.  Most of all the faculties of this institute are PhD holders from IITs. The Teachers are very responsible and friendly for the students. The Faculties are also expert in their respective subjects.


  • Open Wi-Fi Facility
  • Advanced Laboratory and Library Facility
  • Anti-Ragging Environment
  • Yoga, Meditation and Gym Facility
  • Sports Facility
  • Hostel Facility (Separate for Boys and Girls)
  • Mess Facility with good quality of Food
  • Personality Development Programs
  • Air Conditioned Classrooms and Laboratories


Over the years, the placement department has been maintaining a symbiotic, vibrant and purposeful relationship with industries across the country. As a result, it has built up an impressive placement record both in terms of the percentage of students placed, and the number of companies visiting the campus.

The placement percentage of this college is very high. The branch like CSE, IT and EEE has 100% placements, the mechanical branch has 94% placements, and the civil branch has 82% placements. . Most of the students got placed through college placements. The highest package offered was in between 40 LPA to 50 LPA, the lowest package offered was in between 10 LPA to 12 LPA, and the average package offered was 15 to 17 LPA. Lots of companies like Google, Face book, etc visited our college to hire students. Around 45% of the students got the internships from the college.

Highest PackageThe Highest package offered is around 40 to 50 LPA
Average packageThe Average package offered is around 15 to 17 LPA

Dream Companies:

  • Google
  • Facebook
  • Deloitte, 
  • IBM
  • Texas
  • Qualcomm
  • Invidia
  • Marwell
  • Wipro
  • Caterpillar  etc

Value of Money:

NIT Trichy is an excellent institute providing great exposure to aspirants. The Alumni of this institute is very good. The institute provides many opportunities to students in academics. NIT Trichy is the best place to learn. The college has many opportunity and extra curriculum activities also.

National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

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