National Institute of Technology, Karnataka: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2354 of 14,131 In the World
#702 of 5,830 In Asia
#54 of 876 In India
#5 of 59 In Karnataka
#1 of 5 In Mangalore
#302 of 1,310 For Metallurgical Engineering
Top50% For 18 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
1,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
nitk.ac.in
Acceptance rate
59%*

* National Institute of Technology, Karnataka is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsHigher secondary school certificate
Academic CalendarJuly to May (July - December; January-May); also winter and summer sessions
Enrollment1,500
Full time employee150
Student:staff ratio10:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,707
Citations
56,127

National Institute of Technology, Karnataka majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
3,124 / 32,217
Chemistry
2,222 / 30,928
Physics
1,930 / 24,326
Materials Science
1,811 / 23,316
Computer Science
1,207 / 8,160
Environmental Science
491 / 6,201
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
450 / 4,287
Metallurgical Engineering
342 / 5,175
Chemical Engineering
321 / 5,515
Mathematics
296 / 2,049
Automation and Control engineering
220 / 1,323
Computer Networking
218 / 947
Biology
203 / 2,739
Business
195 / 716
Blockchain and Cryptography
185 / 1,235
Electronic Engineering
174 / 927
Radiochemistry
150 / 2,750
Medicine
146 / 1,449
Cyber Security
138 / 652
Computer Vision
135 / 1,033
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
130 / 602
Inorganic Chemistry
129 / 2,449
Geology
126 / 918
Electrical Engineering
117 / 393
Structural Engineering
115 / 1,463
Environmental Management
112 / 1,131
Renewable Energy Engineering
108 / 923
Computational Linguistics
107 / 971
Geotechnical Engineering
100 / 861
Art & Design
89 / 443
Hydrology and Water resources management
89 / 1,810
Optical Engineering
87 / 2,050
Organic Chemistry
82 / 2,339
Machine Learning
82 / 1,570
Automotive Engineering
75 / 364
Web Design and Development
74 / 552
Nanotechnology
72 / 1,609
Economics
64 / 442
Mechanical Engineering
61 / 821
Geography and Cartography
56 / 368

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1999 1 1
2000 1 1
2001 2 10
2002 3 10
2003 21 20
2004 22 35
2005 26 37
2006 68 74
2007 70 132
2008 105 253
2009 153 517
2010 200 797
2011 280 1230
2012 329 1561
2013 310 2066
2014 429 2855
2015 512 3235
2016 555 4157
2017 633 5425
2018 763 6921
2019 861 9147
2020 923 12829
2021 973 16799

Tuition

National Institute of Technology, Karnataka has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences ++

Notable alumni

  1. K. V. Kamath

    K. V. Kamath
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    entrepreneurbanker
    Biography

    Kundapur Vaman Kamath is the former chief of the New Development Bank of BRICS countries, previously he has also served as the Chairman of Infosys Limited, the second-largest Indian IT services company, and as the Non-Executive Chairman of ICICI Bank, India's largest private bank. Kamath also served as ICICI Bank's founder and Managing Director and CEO from 1 May 1996 until his retirement from executive responsibilities on 30 April 2009.

  2. Gundu Sudarshan

    Gundu Sudarshan
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Gundu Sudarshan is an Indian comedian and actor who works in Telugu films. He acted in more than 350 films. He also has stage experience from the age of 10. He entered the film industry with Mister Pellam in 1993 directed by Bapu

  3. K. Ullas Karanth

    K. Ullas Karanth
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    writerconservationist
    Biography

    Kota Ullas Karanth is a conservation zoologist and a leading tiger expert based in Karnataka, India. He was the director of the Wildlife Conservation Society's India Programme. He is notable for pioneering the scientific use of camera traps in population density studies of large wild mammals in India. He was a Senior Conservation Scientist with the New York based Wildlife Conservation Society and Technical Director of the WCS Tiger Conservation Program.

  4. Sridhar Rangayan

    Sridhar Rangayan
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterfilm producer
    Biography

    Sridhar Rangayan is an Indian filmmaker who has made films with special focus on queer subjects. His queer films, The Pink Mirror and Yours Emotionally, have been considered groundbreaking because of their realistic and sympathetic portrayal of the largely closeted Indian gay community. His film The Pink Mirror remains banned in India by the Indian Censor Board because of its homosexual content.

  5. Vasudhendra

    Vasudhendra
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Vasudhendra is an Indian author in Kannada language known for his short stories and personal essays.

  6. Thomas Zacharia

    Thomas Zacharia
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    scientist
    Biography

    Thomas Zacharia is an Indian-born American computer scientist. He received his bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from National Institute of Technology, Karnataka in 1980 and a master's degree in Materials Science from the University of Mississippi in 1984. He obtained his doctoral degree from Clarkson University in 1987.

General info

Alternative names NIT Karnataka
राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान कर्नाटक, सूरतकल
Founded 1960
Accreditation Ministry of Human Resource Development
Motto Work is worship
Colors blue
Affiliations and memberships Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

Location and Contacts

Address Surathkal
Mangalore, Karnataka, 575 025
India
City population 485,000
Phone +91 (824) 247 4000
Fax +91 (824) 247 4033

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