National Institute of Technology in Tiruchirappalli is a public engineering institute that was set up in the year 1964. It is considered as one of the 30 National Institutes of Technology in India and is recognized as an Institute of National Importance. In 2003, the institution was granted Deemed University status with the approval of the UGC/AICTE.
The institute has a separate department of computer applications, which has established its own identity as one of the excellent institutes known for offering two years full time post graduate courses of MCA (Master of Computer Application) and Master of Science in operation research and computer applications.
Candidates, with 60% marks (6.5/10 CGPA) in Bachelor’s degree of Full Time 3 years duration from a recognized University with Mathematics / Statistics / Business Maths. as one of the subjects in any one semester/year, both in graduation and at 10+2 level are eligible. For SC/ST candidates the percentage of marks required is 55%(6.0/10 CGPA). Those candidates who are appearing for the qualifying examinations are also eligible to appear for the test. However, they will have to furnish proof of having passed in the qualifying examination, with 60% marks, at the time of counselling / admission. Indian Nationals only are eligible to appear for the NIMCET
MODE OF EXAMINATION :
The NIMCET examination will be for a duration of two and a half hours and consists of 120 multiple choice questions with four choices for each question. Each correctly answered question carries FOUR marks and each wrongly answered question invites NEGATIVE ONE mark. The candidates have to mark the responses in the OMR sheets supplied at the time of examination. Candidates have to bring their own HB pencil, eraser and ball point pen. Calculators, mobile phones or any other materials will not be allowed in the examination hall.
The question paper will contain 120 multiple choice questions covering the following topics:
Mathematics 50 questions
Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning 40 questions
Computer Awareness 10 questions
General English 20 questions
National Institute of Technology is located at National highway 67 near Tiruchirappali in Tamil Nadu. The institute has a sprawling campus of 800 acres that hosts several buildings and blocks for different departments of Science. The administrative building with its clock tower is one of the striking features of the campus. It features well maintained campus that has high-quality science labs, books and computer library, Conference halls and contemporary class rooms. There is a STD booth and ATM facilities for the students within the premises of college. Medical facilities are also provided to the students and teachers in case of emergencies. It also offers separate hostel facility.
The institute's graduates hold higher level positions in leading companies such as Tata Consultancy Services, Cognizant Technology Solutions and Reliance Industries.
Tanjore Main Road,
National Highway 67,
Tiruchirappalli - 620015,