Dr. Santrupta B Misra, who’s the new Chairman, Board of Governors, NIT Rourkela; has set the target after his maiden visit to the campus. In the session 2016-17 NIT, Rourkela was listed in Worlds TOP 800 Best Universities by Times Higher Education World University Rankings & also ranked in 111-120 position among BRICS countries[Brazil, Russia, India, China,South Africa].
The best part about NIT Rourkela is just like any other big varsities around the world; it covers all the major parameters broadly, that is ‘Teaching, Learning and Resources’, ‘Research and Professional Practices’, ‘Graduation Outcomes’, ‘Outreach and Inclusivity’ and ‘Perception’.
Dr. Mishra who visited NIT campus after long 29 years has said that Rourkela NIT is doing it’s best to contribute in Govt. of India’s ‘Make In India’ initiative & also planning to expand it’s campus to capital Bhubaneswar.