Reported by Santosh Jagdev
Rourkela, July 17:
National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela, a premier centre for technical education in Odisha, has been placed at 14th rank in ‘India’s best Professional Colleges Survey-2014’ conducted by ‘Outlook’ Magazine.
Out of top 75 engineering colleges, including IITs and other top technical institutes featured in this survey, NIT Rourkela has got this outstanding rank based on survey on its academic excellence, personality development and industry interface, infrastructure and placement.
“This apart, our institute was also placed in the third position in the Top 3 East Zone institution survey after IIT Kharagpur and IIT Guwahati. This ranking will certainly encourage aspiring students to choose NIT Rourkela as the preferred destination for technical education in the country,” said R K Sinha, Secretary, Public Relation Committee in a press release.
“NIT Rourkela, under the iconic leadership of our Director Prof S K Sarangi, has carved a niche at national and international level to provide quality education with conducive environment and ambience backed by good infrastructure and updated course syllabi designed as per needs of the nation,” Sinha added.