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National Institute of Technology, Calicut - Kerala : Profile
About : The History and Student Activities of NIT CalicutFormerly known as Calicut Regional Engineering College (CREC). NIT Calicut is one of the twenty National Institutes of Technology. NIT Calicut is among the few institutions in India to have a Supercomputer.
NIT Calicut holds two major annual events, the techno-management festival Tathva, held in the monsoon semester and the cultural festival RAGAM, which is held in the winter semester.
Admission Process, Minimum Qualifications and ReservationAs of 2007, the institute has an intake of 570 students for its undergraduate programs. Students taken in for the undergraduate courses should have written the All India Engineering Entrance Exam (AIEEE) conducted by CBSE, New Delhi.
Admission to the graduate M.Tech and PhD courses are primarily based on scores in the GATE exam, conducted by the IITs.
Admission to the MCA programme is done through the NIMCET conducted by the NITs.
Courses Offered at NIT Calicut
In addition to the above core Engineering courses, NIT Calicut also offers Master of Computer Application (M.C.A.), a Graduate Programme in Applied Computer Science, Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), a Graduate Programme in Management Studies, Master of Architecture (M.Arch.), a Graduate Programme in Architecture, Master of Science (Technology) (M.Sc.(Tech.)), a three year graduate programme in Mathematics and Scientific Computing, Polymer Science and Technology, and Photonics. NIT C also confers Ph.D. in all Engineering and Science disciplines.
Address of NIT, CalicutNational Institute of Technology
NIT Campus P.O.
Kozhikode 673 601.
Telephone : +91 495 2286101
Website : http://www.nitc.ac.in/