Is NIT Trichy as good as IIT

NIT Trichy is declared as an Institute of National Importance by Government of India. Let’s compare it other IIT heavy weights like IIT Bombay and IIT Delhi and IIT Kharagpur.

Introduction

IITs get government funding compared to NITs which get regional funding which essentially means that the infrastructure is comparatively better than your average NIT. The reason IIT’s are preferred over NITs is because of the global recognition the Indian IITs provide.

 

NIT Trichy

Introduction

Founded in 1964, the institute caters to around 3500 students in undergraduate and post graduate level. It is one of the 30 National Institutes of Technology in India.

Placement

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Cutoffs

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Rankings

It comes in top 15 institutes according to a national Magazine.

Famous Alumni

Sridhar K. R. –  Former advisor to NASA on Mars missions. Founder and CEO of Bloom Energy.

T. V. Narendran – CEO of Tata Steel

Campus Facility

The campus spans 800 acres or 3.2 kms which includes department buildings, laboratories and workshops, lecture halls, computer centres and the central library. It also has athletic facilities like indoor badminton courts and a fitness centre 25-metre (82 ft) swimming pool and an outdoor stadium with a 400-metre (1,300 ft) track.

 

Top IITs in India

Introduction

IITs are considered to be superior in terms of quality of education with more facilities to offer. Getting inside an IIT is also relatively difficult.

Placement

The placements in top IITs have recruiters like Facebook, Google, Microsoft and many top companies with highest salary packages touching 1.5 crore (Facebook). Click here to know more about placements for all top IITs.

Cutoffs

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Rankings

Top 5 IITs

1 IIT Kharagpur

2 IIT Bombay

3 IIT Kanpur

4 IIT Madras

5 IIT Delhi

Click here to know more about IIT Rankings.

Famous Alumni

Raghuram Rajan – 23rd Governor of the Reserve Bank of India – IIT Delhi

Sunder Pichai – Google CEO – IIT Kharagpur

Campus Facility

IIT Bombay has a comparatively larger campus with a significant green patch away from the pollution of the city. While the backbone of lIT Kharagpur network is based on gigabit fibre optic technology. IIT Delhi on the other hand has The campus of 325 acres (132 ha) which is surrounded by the beautiful Hauz Khas area and monuments such as the Qutub Minar and Lotus Temple.

 

Conclusion

Even though top IIT colleges like IIT Kharagpur, IIT Mumbai and IIT Delhi are most sort after, compared to newer IIT, NIT Trichy is preferred than new IITs because of its overall rankings and infrastructure provided by the institute.

 

 

 

 

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