Computer Science is one of the most loved courses in STEM, as its demand in the industry is increasing day by day. Students are attracted by the variety of career options available after pursuing the course and the lavishing salary packages. In India, most of the students are attracted by this course, and its admission or it in the top colleges is quite competitive. Every year around 12 lakh students sit for JEE-Mains and out of that 12 lakh, around 1 lakh are selected to give JEE-Advanced. These 1 lakh students compete for approximately 16,000 seats in IITs. So, the left out students who have cleared Jee-Mains with a good rank, can compete for admission in NIT. NIT or National Institute of Technology is the premier public technological and research university established by the Ministry of Education under the Government of India. There are a total of 31 NITs right now in the country. Here is the list of the top NITs offering Bachelor of Technology or Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science and Engineering.
NIT Trichy is in the state of Tamil Nadu. The institute has been ranked as the #1 NIT in the country and #9 among all Indian technical universities. With around 119 seats in Computer Science and Engineering, the students need to get at least 99.86 percentile and above to secure a seat in the course here. The highest package of the branch is around 42 lakhs with an average of 6 lakhs per annum.
NIT Surathkal has been ranked #13 in all Indian technical universities. The students need to score quite high in JEE-Mains to get admission in the college as the opening ranks are around 950, while the closing rank for Computer Science and Engineering Department is around 3100. The highest on-campus placement package after completing the four-year undergraduate degree course is around 43 lakhs per annum while the average is around 17 lakhs per annum.
NIT Warangal has been recognized as an Institute of National Importance and is ranked at #19 in the NIRF rankings of best technological universities of the country. There are a total of 113 seats available in the four-year undergraduate degree course in Computer Science and Engineering. The highest on-campus placement package is around 43 lakhs per annum, with a relatively higher average package of around 21.25 lakhs per annum. Around 93% of the students get placed in the on-campus placement season.
National Institute of Technology, Rourkela is a publicly funded institute of higher learning for engineering, science, and technology. It has been ranked at #16 by NIRF. There are a total of 136 seats for B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering and the students need to get a JEE-Main rank of less than 4500 if from another state than Odisha, to be eligible for Computer Science and Engineering. The highest CTC is 42 lakhs per annum.
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology was established in 1961 and has been ranked at #48 by NIRF. The institute provides a lavishing infrastructure along with highly educated faculty. The highest CTC is around 40 lakhs per annum, while the average is around 9.5 lakhs per annum.
MNIT Jaipur is well known for its facilities and faculty. The campus has a really good infrastructure and environment. It has been ranked #35 among India’s top technical universities by NIRF. The Computer Science and Engineering batch is of around 120 students and the highest CTC offered during on-campus placements is around 45 lakhs per annum.
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur was known as Visvesvaraya Regional College of Engineering. It has been ranked at #27 by NIRF. The highest on-campus placement package offered in the university in Computer Science and Engineering is around 22 lakhs per annum.
Sardar Vallabhai Patel NIT Surat is ranked #54 by NIRF in the list of top engineering and technological institutes of the country. There are a total of 115 seats in the four-year undergraduate Computer Science and Engineering course. The highest on-campus package is around 38 lakhs per annum while the lowest CTC is around 6 lakhs per annum.
National Institute of Technology Calicut is recognized as an institute of National Importance. It has been ranked at #23 in the NIRF rankings. The placements statistics are very good of the college with nearly 100% placement. The students can get the highest CTC of around 45-50 lakhs per annum, on-campus.
Dr B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar has been ranked at #52 in the NIRF rankings of best engineering institutes and has been recognized as an institute of national importance. The highest on-campus placement package is around 42 lakhs per annum and the average for the Computer Science and Engineering branch is around 12-13 lakhs per annum.