Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, NIT Jaipur, MNIT, Rajasthan /
Malaviya Regional Engineering College (MREC)
Year of Establishment :
The Institute formerly known as Malaviya Regional Engineering College (MREC) was established in 1962, as a joint venture of the government of India and government of Rajasthan.
In 1963, the college started working from its provisional campus at Pilani and admitted 30 students each in Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. The college shifted to the current campus to Jaipur in 1965. The college was motivated by the educationist Pt. Madan Mohan Malaviya and thus named as Malaviya Regional Engineering College.
The institute was upgraded to a National Institute of Technology and was declared a deemed university on June 26, 2002. The institute started offering Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) degree as an alternative of Bachelor of Engineering degree.
The institute is fully funded by MHRD, the Government of India, New Delhi.
The institute has intake capacity of approx. 2000 students for the Undergraduate courses & 500 students for graduate courses.
College Grade / Ranking :
There are three stops close to MNIT :
One on Durgapura, about 3 kms from MNIT, from where one can rent a taxi to arrive at MNIT;
another at Ghandhi Nagar railway station, 1 km away from MNIT, one can hire a taxi or take bus no. 7 and 17 to arrive at MNIT.
The main railway station is about 13 kms from MNIT, one can take a taxi or bus no 7 to reach MNIT.
The institute offers eight four-year undergraduate courses of study leading to the Bachelor of Technology degree and a five-year undergraduate course leading to the Bachelor of Architecture degree, with a total intake of over 1800 students.
Courses / Departments :
|Branch / Course||Intake||Course Start Year|
|Computer Science & Engineering||93||1994|
|Department of Management Studies|
|Electrical & Electronics Engineering||93||1963|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering||93||1981|
|Energy Science & Technology|
|Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Engineering||92||1965|
Total Seats : 710
Student Societies @ NIT Jaipur :
College Campus :
The ambience of the main gate of the institute matches with the reputation of the national repute institute. The campus extends over 312 acres of flourishing greenery.
The campus provides all the necessary amenities for community living like staff clubs, hospital, bank, post office, community centre, school, staff residences, gymnasium, playing fields, guest houses, and canteen etc.
The institute has fiber-optic internet connectivity.
There are two guest houses in the campus to cater the needs of guests and students.
There are facilities for sports and games and for co-curricular activities.
College Fees :
For Degree Engineering ( B.E. ) Course Fees are :
The Institute is a spacious and well equipped which is being run according to an open access system. It has rich collection of about 1,33,600 volumes of books, periodicals, reports and reference material.
The library is being fully computerized. Library has procured LIBSYS Software (Multi-user) and started the computerization of in house data.
Festivals / College Events :
MNIT’s annual national level technical festival. Neuron is one of the biggest technical festivals in India, with a footfall of more than 10,000 students from all over the country.
2) Blitzschlag is the annual Cultural fest of Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur which is surrounded by controversies. It is a three-day long event held towards the end of January every year and attracts a crowd of 15,000 students from more than 200 colleges all over the country. It was first started in 2005 and for the past seven years it has been exemplarily outperforming itself every year in each field it ventures into.
Campus Placements :
Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur
Jaipur – 302 017
Tel : +91 141 2529078 / 2713204 / 2713387
Fax : +91 141 2529029
Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur Website : www.mnit.ac.in
Opinion / Review :
In September 2010 the institute was facing a 30% staff shortage. Allegations were made that this affected academics, which the administration denied. Irregularities in refund of caution money deposited by students were revealed in April 2011.
Damage and destruction of canteen equipments in MNIT by some hostile elements of society indicates lack of security for students, faculty and other people on campus. Complaints of financial irregularities and sexual harassment against MNIT Prof S.G. Modani. Work pressure and denied promotion MNIT staffer Mahendra Singh Chaudhary hangs self.