Director

Prof. Lalit Kumar Awasthi

Dr B R Ambedkar
National Institute of Technology
Jalandhar-144011

Email:director@nitj.ac.in
Tel No.:+91-181-2690802 (O)
EPABX:+91-181-2690301,2690453
Extn.: 1000 (O), 1002 (PA)
Fax:+91-181-2690932

Message from the Director

Greetings and a Warm Welcome to one and all for joining us at Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, India. Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, is one of the premier autonomous Institution of National Importance in Northern India under the act of Parliament-2007. It is a state of art Institution and a dream destination for those who wish to be leaders in Science and Technology. Besides being recognized nationally and internationally for excellent education at undergraduate level, we are also making wide strides in innovative research and other development activities.

Being a National Level Institute we have a unique group of outstanding young minds from almost all the states and UT's of the country. Students from diverse backgrounds get to network with each other and get to identify and comprehend the wide spectrum of varied cultural and regional practices in our country. Students are not only given exposure to the latest technological advances in their chosen field but also trained to be responsible citizens of our country. The rich and unique learning environment at NIT develops the student physically, intellectually and emotionally. A series of activities such as a cultural festival, a technical festival, industry-focused seminars and extracurricular activities, open them to challenges of leadership. We not only enable our students to fulfil their dreams but also mentor them to think BIG. During their tenure at the institute, the students are given enriching and life-defining experience that enables them to reach new heights in their professional and personal lives.

Our alumni are forerunners in several Multi-National Organizations and amongst successful entrepreneurs and renowned academicians with a significant contribution towards society. The Institute is known for producing some of the best engineers and technocrats for the country. The industry has always been appreciative of the talent pool offered by the institute and this has resulted into exemplary placements across all domains. Numerous reputed Industrial and Consultancy Corporates visit the institute campus for recruitment. The students bag stellar profiles and packages per annum.

The Institution has a team of highly qualified, learned and dedicated faculty with expertise in all major disciplines of engineering and technology, science and management, and is a constant source of inspiration for the students. They are actively involved in raising the standards of not only our institute but also other institutions by collaborating with them and by sharing knowledge through faculty/student interaction programmes from time to time.

The Institute has ongoing academic and research collaborations with many national and international universities in order to keep pace with increasing frontiers of knowledge. In order to align with country’s major policy initiatives of Make in India; Digital India; Start-up India; the Institute in process of setting up an Incubation Centre, so as to support technology and knowledge based entrepreneurship and to provide a platform for speedy commercialization of technologies.

The Institute has been shortlisted to be in the probable list of “Institution of Eminence” by the Ministry of Human Resources, Government of India and we have applied for the same. In the NIRF ranking 2018 our Institute is among the top 15 National Institutes of Technology in the country.

Once again, I wish all the students an outstanding, momentous and valuable stay at NIT, Jalandhar and hope that you achieve your destinations/goals and emerge as top-notch engineers, technocrats, educationists or scientists.

Good Luck 'n Good Wishes!!
Jai Hind Jai Bharat!!

Prof. Lalit Kumar Awasthi
Director
Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology
Jalandhar (Punjab)