Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar (NIT Jalandhar is a public engineering institute. It was established as an association between the governments of Punjab and India, originally under the name Punjab Regional Engineering College, Jalandhar.
Vision of NIT Jalandhar is “to build a rich intellectual potential embedded with interdisciplinary knowledge, human values and professional ethics among the youth, aspirant of becoming engineers and technologists, so that they contribute to society and create a niche for a successful career“.
The motto of the institute is Saraswati Namastubhyam that means “Hail Saraswati”.
The campus of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology is located at Jalandhar, Punjab, India. It is wide spread over an area of 154 acres. There are different functional zones in the campus like, teaching zone (departments/centers/administration), residential zone for staff and students. Other basic amenities on the campus include computer center, central library, central workshop, central Seminar Hall, dispensary, post office, banks, guest house, gymnasium hall, open air theatre, sports complex, Students’ Activity Centre, canteen, modern lecture theaters.
TechNITi: It is the techno-management fest of NIT Jalandhar.
Utkansh: It is the cultural fest of NIT Jalandhar.
There are seven boys’ hostels, two girls’ hostels and a mega girls’ hostel. The facilities of reading room, indoor games, etc. are available in each hostel. Internet facility is also provided in every hostel. Other facilities like geysers, water purifiers, and washing machines are provided in all the hostels. The hostels comprises dormitories which have four-seater, two-seater, and one-seater facility. There are badminton courts, volleyball court, and other sport facilities which provide a recreational environment in the hostel.
Departments and Degrees
- Applied Chemistry
- Applied Physics
- Applied Mathematics
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science and Engineering
- Electronics and Communication Engineering
- Humanities and Management
- Industrial and Production Engineering
- Instrumentation and Control Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Textile Technology
The institute aims at providing a secure future to the students. Many reputed companies visit and recruit the deserving students. Some of them are:
- Maruti Suzuki
- L & T Infotech
- Reliance Industries
Dr. BR Ambedkar NIT Jalandhar has MOUs with:
- The University of Bolton, U. K.
- The University of Johannesburg, South Africa
- Ecole Centrale De Lille, France
- Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic
- EMC information Systems International External Research & Academic Alliance Program, Ireland
- Bagga Restaurant
- Tip-Top Canteen
- Campus Café
- The Snackers