National Institute of Technology, Sikkim

National Institute of Technology Sikkim popularly known as NIT Sikkim is a premier technical institute situated in the Indian state of Sikkim. It is one of the 31 National Institutes of Technology in India and has been declared as an Institute of National Importance by Government of India.

NIT Sikkim is an autonomous institute and functioning under the aegis of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. The institute has just been allotted land by the government and construction has begun. National Institute of Technology, Sikkim is one among the ten newly sanctioned National Institutes of Technology by the Government of India under the 11th Five year Plan, 2009.

About NIT Sikkim

Affiliations, Recognition, and other Achievement: 

  • The National Institute of Technology Sikkim is a fully funded premier Technological Institution of the Government of India and approved by AICTE (UGC) under Ministry Of HRD.
  • NIT Sikkim has signed the ABROAD LEARNING AGREEMENT with Centre for Information Services and High-Performance Computing (ZIH), TU Germany.
  • IIT Guwahati / IIT Kharagpur and NIT Sikkim signed a MoU for research and development. The MoU provides various opportunities for the growing institute which includes placement drives, access to lab and library etc.

Courses Offered by NIT Sikkim:    

  • Biotechnology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Facilities Available:

  1. NIT Sikkim provides Separate hostels for boys and girls dedicated cafeteria, 24-hour power supply, transport, housekeeping and medical care.
  2. Auditorium with High-Resolution sound and video facilities for video-conferencing and live media streaming.
  3. Hygienic, multi-cuisine vegetarian canteen for both resident students and day scholars.
  4. Centralized Library assistance with IIT Kharagpur and IIT Guwahati.
  5. Highly equipped Mechanical, Electronics and Computer lab assistance in collaboration with IIT-G and IIT Kharagpur for Scholar with high-speed internet connectivity and 24*7 Power supply.
  6. Stress on the development of soft skills in addition to in-depth knowledge in hard skill areas. Use of language lab to improve communication skill.

Faculty & staff in NIT Sikkim:

NIT Sikkim is all set to expand its educational campus to new horizons. Highly qualified, competent and dedicated faculty members of NIT are committed to the task of ensuring that the students graduating from the Campus are well trained to meet the demanding challenges of their chosen profession in this competitive world. The College plays a significant role in contributing to the nation’s talent pool. The academic programs of the institute are presently being conducted at its campus in Ravangla, South Sikkim. The place beholds a serene and calm environment which helps students to work more passionately towards their dreams and aspirations.

Admission Process:

  • One must have to clear the JEE (MAIN) exam with flying color and must have to secure at least 75% marks (65% for SC/ST) in Class 12th exam for any recognized board of India.
  • There is special allotment of seats reserved for the top 20 percentile in Class 12th exam conducted by the respective board
  • Admission in postgraduate M.Tech programs is on the basis of marks obtained by the students in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering-GATE and through CCMT Counseling.

Fee Structure of NIT Sikkim:

  • For 4 years B.Tech Engineering Program ₹ 320000 complete course.

NIT Sikkim Cutoff

The first round Cutoff score for NIT Sikkim in 2015 are shown below. Students are advised to score high to assure the admission in National Institute of Technology Sikkim.

National Institute of Technology Sikkim
Course Name Category Quota Opening Rank Closing Rank
Biotechnology Engineering OP HS 627554 870461
Biotechnology Engineering OP OS 25937 29021
Civil Engineering OP HS 141933 849325
Civil Engineering OP OS 22967 24371
Computer Science Engineering OP HS 128854 278776
Computer Science Engineering OP OS 13338 17674
Electronics and Communication Engineering OP HS 56018 487731
Electronics and Communication Engineering OP OS 18258 22208
Mechanical Engineering OP HS 147812 371167
Mechanical Engineering OP OS 13656 21618
Electrical and Electronics Engineering OP HS 195960 716185
Electrical and Electronics Engineering OP OS 19218 23103
Biotechnology Engineering SC OS 6137 6545
Civil Engineering SC OS 3892 4696
Computer Science Engineering SC HS 58853 58853
Computer Science Engineering SC OS 3721 4036
Electronics and Communication Engineering SC OS 4888 5018
Mechanical Engineering SC HS 28573 28573
Mechanical Engineering SC OS 3235 3415
Electrical and Electronics Engineering SC HS 107553 107553
Electrical and Electronics Engineering SC OS 4082 4705
Civil Engineering ST OS 1567 1567
Computer Science Engineering ST HS 8248 8248
Computer Science Engineering ST OS 1633 1633
Electronics and Communication Engineering ST HS 12147 12147
Electronics and Communication Engineering ST OS 1807 2114
Mechanical Engineering ST HS 13245 13245
Mechanical Engineering ST OS 1364 1364
Electrical and Electronics Engineering ST OS 1552 1552
Biotechnology Engineering BC OS 9162 9453
Civil Engineering BC OS 6810 7209
Computer Science Engineering BC HS 99425 259481
Computer Science Engineering BC OS 6120 7055
Electronics and Communication Engineering BC HS 244130 259504
Electronics and Communication Engineering BC OS 7342 7786
Mechanical Engineering BC HS 165510 271222
Mechanical Engineering BC OS 5835 7106
Electrical and Electronics Engineering BC OS 7615 7912
Biotechnology Engineering OPPD OS 954 954
Biotechnology Engineering BCPD OS 579 579
Civil Engineering BCPD OS 309 309


The success rate in the placement section of NIT SIKKIM has been increasing rapidly. The college has a special MOU signed with IIT-G and IIT Kharagpur to assist students in the poll campus. Till date, there is 3 passed out batches where their placement details are here under:

  • 2010 – 2014:      56%
  • 2011 – 2015:      67%
  • 2012 – 2016:      92%

These are the company In which The students from NIT Sikkim generally got Placement into.

  • Burning Glass Technologies
  • Sapient
  • Kreeti Technologies
  • Capgemini
  • Intel
  • L&T Constructions
  • TechMahindra
  • Intellect Design
  • Inatech
  • Robert Bosch
  • CGI

Contact Address:

National Institute of Technology, NIT Sikkim
Barfung Block Ravangla Sub-Division
South Sikkim – 737 139
Phone : +91 8670364931
Fax: +91 03595 260042

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