It was Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru who laid the foundation stone for this institute and it was first in the chain of 30 NITs in the country. It is considered at par with the IITs of the country.
It has highly dedicated faculty, staff and state of art infrastructure which thrive it to achieve constant level of excellence in terms of education and knowledge empowerment.The institute is well-known for its Research and Development, Industrial consultancy, Continuing education and Training programmes for teachers and industrial personnel
The World Bank Assistance under TEQIP has been a timely help in overall development of the institute.In November 2012,NIT Warangal entered MOUs with 12 European Higher education institutes.
Few Facts About College
NIT Warangal has signed MOU's with the 27 companies & some of them are:
Sponsored Research Projects
This institute offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate and PhD programmes.
It has 13 academic departments and few advanced research centers in various disciples of engineering, science, management. Some of them are :
It has outstanding placement history which is at par with IITs .
Average package of different department for B-Tech courses are as follows:-
Avg. Package (lacs/annum)
Electronics & Communication
Metallurgical and Materials
Highest package offered in the history of NIT,Warangal is of 84 lacs/annum to a CSE student offered by Facebook.
It has various Clubs and committees which help in overall personality development of the students. There is also a student council headed by chosen students itself which ensures there is apt participation and involvement of the students in these clubs and committees.
Every department of the NITW has technical association with staff head and student body council. They organize various activities, lectures, workshops, quizzes etc. The associations are as follows:-
Its main aim is to make students participate in various events, interactive programs with faculty in order to enhance their personality, skills etc.
It is an annual technical festival which held over three day period in NITW campus with participation from all over the country in various technical events and activities.
It is an annual three day Cultural Festival which is held either during end of January or at the start of March.
It has 55+ events in the field of art, music, literature, drama, dance etc.
Some of the major known faces who have shown their presence in SpringSpree are Parikrama, Pt. HariPrasad Chaurasia, Naresh Iyer, Stephens etc.
It is School Of Management’s festival in which participants from all major B-Schools of India participates.
It is housed in an area of 4000 Sq. meters.
It has around 1,57,596 books, technical pamphlets, standards, video cassettes etc.
It receives 215 Journals (125-Indian, 90-Foreign) and 2000 online journals. It also has virtual library.
There are 2 TVs, 2 VCRs and 350 CDs/Video cassettes on different subjects. It has 4 book bank categories. E.g. Book – bank for ST Students, Book – bank for SC students, Book-bank for needy students etc.
Lakshya - This scholarship is offered by an alumni of NIT Warangal to those who cannot economically weak.
NIT warangal also offers scholarship to meritotrious student who perform well in academic sessions.
Fees: 4000 - 6000
Boys' Hostel has 5 messes. Three are serving non-vegetarian meals and two serving vegetarian meals.
Hostel Advisory Council is mainly responsible for hostel administration and policies.