National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra

(Deemed University)



         Vide letter No. 16-4/60-T.5, dated the 26th February, 1962 from the Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Scientific Research and Cultural Affairs, New Delhi, it was established in the year 1963 as a joint and cooperative enterprise of Govt. of India and the State Government of Haryana to serve the State of Haryana and the rest of the country for imparting technical training to youth and for fostering national integration

        Vide letter No.   F.9-10/2002-U.3 dated 26.6.2002 the Govt. of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi has upgraded the REC Kurukshetra to National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra with the status of Deemed University w.e.f. 26.6.2002.

Courses Offered 

B. Tech. 

  1. Electronics & Communication Engineering
  2. Computer Engineering
  3. Information Technology
  4. Mechanical Engineering
  5. Industrial Engineering & Management
  6. Electrical Engineering
  7. Civil Engineering

M. Tech.

Civil Engineering

  1. Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering
  2. Structural Engineering
  3. Transportation Engineering
  4. Water Resources Engineering
  5. Environmental Engineering

Electrical Engineering

  1. Control System
  2. Power System
  3. Power Electronics & Drives

Electronics and Communication Engineering

  1. Electronics & Communication Engineering

Mechanical Engineering 

  1. Mechanical Engineering
  2. CAD/CAM
  3. Robotics & Automation


  1. Instrumentation
  2. Nano-Technology
  3. Master of Business Administration

Ph. D

Applications on prescribed praforma are invited for admission to Ph.D (Full – time Part – time) programmes in (A) Engineering Departments (Civil, Computer, Electronics & Communication, Electircal, Mechanical, (B) Sciences (Chemistry, Physics& Mathematics) and (C) Humanities & Social Sciences


Admission Process

Undergraduate Courses
In the undergraduate courses – B.Tech Degree Courses, admissions are made on the basis of All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on behalf of the Govt. of India.

Post Graduate Courses
However the admission to M.Tech. degree courses are made on the basis of candidate’s score in the GATE examination. Seats are first filled up by admitting GATE qualified candidates and then by Industry sponsored Candidates. Remaining vacant seats are offered to Non-GATE candidates with a minimum of 60 percent marks (55 percent for SC candidates) in their qualifying examination. While GATE candidates are eligible for a scholarship of Rs. 5000/- per month. Non-GATE candidates are not given any scholarship.


The Admission to MBA(60 seats) is made through the process of written Test followed by GD / Interview.

For details of the rules and procedure of admission of B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA & Ph.D courses, please see admission Brochure.



National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra
(Deemed University)

Kurukshetra 136 119,

Tel : 01744 – 238083, 238122
Fax : 01744 – 238050
Website :

VC: Dr M N Bandhyopadyay
Reg: Shri R P S Lohchab