National Institute of Technology Puducherry, Karaikal


NIT Puducherry will start functioning temporarily at the premises of Arignar Anna Government Arts College from July 20th and MHRD has designated NIT- Trichy as the mentor institution for NIT Puducherry, Karaikal.NIT, Karaikal will be mentored by NIT, Trichy for at least two or three years until NIT, Karaikal campus is constructed.

Infrastructure or campus:

The government of Puducherry has identified the acquisition for about 300 acres for the NIT, Karaikal which will be established in the revenue village of Thiruvetakudi and Poovam in the region of Karaikal.The construction of the college will be completed within a period of 6 years and they will be provided with an amount of 20 crores each year for the construction work.

Courses offered:

In the initial years, NIT, Karaikal will be offering undergraduate courses in three disciplines.
B.Tech in:-
•    Electrical and electronics engineering
•    Computer science and engineering
•    Electronics and communication engineering

Admission procedure:

A candidate must have cleared his 10+2 with not less than 60 percent of marks. However this is not the only criteria as AIEEE rank is also taken into consideration at the time of admission.  NIT, Karaikal allows the intake of 30 seats in each branch i.e. total of 90 seats. Out of which, 50% of the seats are reserved for the students of Puducherry and Andaman’s. Rest 50% seats are reserved for the students across the country, admitted on the basis of merit.


NIT, karaikal students will be provided with excellent placement service and the institute will be inviting plenty of firms to give job opportunity to its students.

Contact details:

National Institute of Technology
(Mentor Institute)
Tanjore Main Road,
National Highway 67,
Tiruchirappalli - 620015,
Tamil Nadu,

•    INSTITUTE : (0431) 2503000
•    DEAN (Academic): (0431) 2503011, 2503013
•    Fax : 91-431-2500133
•   email: [email protected]
•    Website :



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21 Responses to “National Institute of Technology Puducherry, Karaikal”

  1. 21

    sir,,,i prefer to join,I wrote jeemain paper2 . what about the result?

  2. 20
    gul mohamed ali:

    admission detail in nit karaikal

  3. 19

    1) The cut off mark 2012 may be furnished for kkl NIT
    2) Pudcherry/karaikal regional allotment if any:
    3) Fee detais

  4. 18

    i m OBC and have AIR 29000 and AIR 5900 in category…….any NIT or IIIT where i can get admission???????????

  5. 17

    I got a GATE score of 437 in GATE 2012. am i eligible for NIT

  6. 16

    Marine engg. at NIT in karaikal

  7. 15

    good evening sir
    please send me weather the marine course in engineering is available in your institute or not?
    and also is there any possibilities to join in lateral entry?

  8. 14

    When will we have our own campus ? Will we have it within two years?

  9. 13

    I would like to be informed about the final spot admission procedure to Nit,Karikal…and the present vacant seats available in Cse branch..on state OBC quota..

    Thank you..

  10. 12

    please let me know about the fee structure of karikal Nit. And as it is a new Nit I would like to know the rank of this Nit.and it’s
    advantages over Pondichery Engineering college regarding studies and placements..if join in CSE.

    Thank You.

  11. 11

    will the placement be under nit trichy ??

  12. 10

    My brother is studying 12th in pondicherry. I want to know the following details…
    1.Application form issue date.
    2.How many marks he have to score to get seat in NIT KARAIKAL, because he is a pondicherry student.
    3.If any updates are available means please send it to my email.
    Thank You

  13. 9

    Sir,I am passed DECE 78% of marks 2011 karaiklal polytechenic college at karaika. Please can I join B.Tech lateral entry admission under OBC categeory.

  14. 8

    My relative got admission at nit kkl. Does admission fees be paid on sundays too?

  15. 7

    what are the courses offered in nit puduchery?

  16. 6

    what are the courses offered in nit puduchery?

  17. 5
    vijay singh bisht:

    i qualified GATE 2011 from Mechanical i want to get admission to your college what is the procedure?

  18. 4

    I got 7055 rank in gate,2011.My score is 393,marks are 38.Iam from mechanical engg in B.Tech.According to my rank in which NIT(NEWCOLL) I may get the admission under GENERAL categeory.

  19. 3

    i m a NRI student,going to complete my 12th grade.May i know the procedure to be undertaken inorder to join Karaikal nit.

  20. 2

    i am doing diplomo(ECE) final year can i join nit later entry in karaikal

  21. 1

    howmany seats lateral entry in nit puducherry,karaikal