National Institute Of Technology Silchar


National Institute Of Technology Silchar (NIT Silchar) , an Institute of National Importance under the NIT Act was established in 1967 as a Regional Engineering College (REC), Silchar. NIT Silchar is situated on the banks of river Barak. In year 2002, it was upgraded to the status of an NIT from a Regional Engineering College(REC).

NIT Silchar was ranked 24 and 14 for the year 2005 and 2007 respectively among Indias Top T schools by DataQuest.

In Infrastructure parameter , NIT silchar comes in 2nd place among all NITs only after NIT Trichy. This is also according to DQ ratings. The institute has undergone rapid and radical transformattion in its Infrastructure and Academic facilities during the last 4 years since its upgradation to NIT.

Courses Offered 

B Tech

  1. Civil Engineering
  2. Computer Science  & Engineering
  3. Electrical Engineering
  4. Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering
  5. Mechanical Engineering

M Tech
(i) Water Resource Engineering and Earthquake Engineering under Civil Engineering Department
(ii) Power & Energy Engineering Systems under Electrical Engineering
(iii) Thermal Engineering under Mechanical Engineering Department and
(iv) Microelectronics & VLSI Design under Electronics & Telecommunication Engg Department

Ph D

  1. Civil Engg
  2. Electrical Engg
  3. Mechanical Engg
  4. Electronics & Telecom Engg
  5. Chemistry
  6. Mathematics
  7. Physics
  8. Humanities & Social Science

Admission process


M Tech/M.Sc



National Institute Of Technology Silchar
(Institute of National Importance)

Silchar-788010 INDIA
Fax no: +91-3842-233797
Director  Prof. Probir K. Bose  director[at]  233179
Registrar  Prof. Fazal A. Talukdar  registrar[at]  241313