NIT Andhra Pradesh has been ranked 31st among all the NIT which is established by Government of India. It is also known as NIT, Andhra Pradesh or NITAP. The institution was started on 2015 during the month of September as Engineering College.T. Srinivasa Rao who is the Director of NIT Warangal is mentoring this institution.
NIT, Andhra Pradesh was started to operate from 10 September at the Temporary Campus and the Permanent Campus on August 20 in the year 2015. This Institute started to function from Sri Vasavi Engineering College, Tadepalligudem. With a total of 480 students in 8 branches, the institution started its academic activities. It was one of the ten newly NITs in India.
How to Reach NIT Andhra Pradesh:
National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh is located in Tadepalligudem, Sri Vasavi College on Godavari District (West), in Andhra Pradesh. Rajahmundry Airport is the nearest Airport to reach the institute and the distance from Airport to College is 69km. The next nearest Airport is Vijayawada Airport i.e. 100km distance from Airport to College. Tadepalligudem Railway Station is the nearest railway station to reach and distance from the station to institute is 8km.
Facilities of College:
National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh is said to be one of the best Engineering College in Andhra Pradesh. It has provided some of the good facilities for the betterment of the student’s future. The facilities are enlisted below.
National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh provides a better training and placement facilities. Big companies and Industries visit this institution on regular intervals with attractive recruitment offers. This company looks for talented candidates and gives the best placement suitable for the students of NIT, Andhra Pradesh. Some of the companies are Wipro, TATA Motors, ITC, Fiat, InfoTech and many more visits this institution for selecting the best candidate and training them and the first batch will pass out in 2019. From all over the countries, well-known companies come to this institution for training the students of this institution and the moment candidates passed out they will be recruited in top companies.
Central Library Facilities:
Central Library of NIT Andhra Pradesh holds the most important center for education for the students. It has a large collection of Reference Books, Text Books, E-Journals, Magazines and much more. The Central Library has innumerable books for Engineers, Undergraduate Students, and Faculty members. Printing and Xerox machines are also available for the students on payment basis. The students can sit and read inside the library in silence. The entire Library facilities are indeed good as it offers a stock of information about different branches of education but mainly information regarding Engineers.
Hostel and Mess Facilities:
There are different hostels for both girls and boys in NIT Andhra Pradesh campus. The girls and boys hostels are looked after by the Warden itself. For regular checking, a team of faculty members visits the hostel frequently. Bus services are also provided for the hostel students to reach the temporary campus of the institution. The hostels provide facilities like common rooms, indoor and outdoor games, clean and hygienic bedrooms for the students. Girl’s hostel will be on the college campus and boy’s hostel will be located 13 km away from the college campus in Nallajerla.
Both the girls and boys hostels have been provided with their own separate messes. The mess committee which comprises of some senior teachers and senior students decides the daily menu. The mess has been well cleaned and maintained. All this mess related activities are looked after and controlled by the Head manager. Water is available for 24 hours and modern types of equipment and ways are followed for cooking.
National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh provides 4 Years duration courses. As this institution is still newly established in 2015, the results of this institution are still not found. The first batch will pass out in 2019. With its best teaching facilities, this candidate will score good percentage. If the first batch fails to get the result then the backlog students can appear for re-examination after one month of the commencement of results.
Students of NIT Andhra Pradesh participated in different functional activities. The institution along with the students celebrated the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas on 5th November 2016. They also celebrated the Yoga Day. A cultural event like Fresher’s Day is celebrated with joy among all the students. Singing, dancing and drama competition has been done during the event of Fresher Day. Prizes were also distributed among the Miss and Mr. Fresher. Technical Festival like Design and Innovation Workshop has been organized by the institution. During the coming year, more events will be organized for the students.
National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh offers a lot of opportunities for the students in sports. There are at least three tournaments played every year and that is Inter – branch, inter-year and inter-departmental tournaments. Cricket, Football, Badminton, Table Tennis, Volley Ball, and many other sports have been encouraged to play on the campus. Students who well played in this tournament are also selected to play in the Inter-NIT sports tournament which is held once in a year.
- Smriti Irani the Union Minister of Human Resource Development laid the foundation stone in the main NIT Campus.
- Admission in this institution will be based on JEE Mains exam and for foreign students admission will be done through DASA (Direct Admission of Students Abroad) and ICCR.12
- Seat reservation will be based on the norms of Government of India.
- Ragging is banned and is a non-bail able offense where the culprit can be fined for Rs.10, 000 and an imprisonment of 2 years.
National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh is quite a new NIT in accordance with the other NITs all over India. But despite being new it has been providing the students of the institution with the best care and education. NIT, Andhra Pradesh has been declared as an Institute of National Importance. We hope that NIT Andhra Pradesh Review: How to Reach, Fee Structure & Facilities has been helpful to you.