Rourkela Institute of Technology

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Rourkela Institute of Technology, Kalunga, [1], Odisha, INDIA
Established 1984
Type Private Diploma, ITI Education and Business school institution
Chairperson Shri.Pitabasa Mishra[1]
Principal Shri.Prasanta Kumar Swain [2]
Academic staff 87
Admin. staff 91
Students 1506
Postgraduates 240
Location Rourkela (Kalunga), Odisha, India
India22°13′31″N 84°45′17″E / 22.225249°N 84.754733°E / 22.225249; 84.754733Coordinates: 22°13′31″N 84°45′17″E / 22.225249°N 84.754733°E / 22.225249; 84.754733
Campus suburban, RIT is functioning at its permanent site at Kalunga, Rourkela, 3 Km from Panposh on the SH-10 (Rourkela to Sambalpur road)
Former names R I T
Affiliations AICTE, BPUT, SCTE & VT[3]

Rourkela Institute of Technology, also called as RIT, is one of the oldest diploma colleges in the western Odisha Sundergarh established in the year of 1984, is situated in the city of Rourkela functioning at site of Kalunga. The college is affiliated under AICTE, New Delhi, Biju Patnaik University of Technology and SCTE & VT recognized under government of Odisha. The college is accredited and certified by ISO 9001:2000. Recently the Institute celebrated its Silver Jubilee of its establishment.

Courses offered[edit]

  • The college offers 3 year Diploma[4] for regular entry & 2 year program for lateral entry in the following 6 engineering disciplines of:
  1. Civil Engineering
  2. Electrical Engineering
  3. Mechanical Engineering
  4. Metallurgical Engineering
  5. Computer Science & Engineering
  6. Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
  • The college also offers ITI in following branches of:
  1. Fitter
  2. Electrician

Admission process[edit]

  • The students for Diploma are admitted through DET Orissa[5][6] National level entrance test.
  • For students of Master degree are admitted through OJEE.

Annual intake[edit]

For Diploma Engineering:

Sl.No. COURSEs Offered for DIPLOMA Engineering Annual Intake
1 Electrical Engineering 120
2 Mechanical Engineering 120
3 Civil Engineering 50
4 Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering 50
5 Computer Science & Engineering 40
6 Metallurgical Engineering 40

For Postgraduation Program:

Sl.No. COURSEs Offered for MASTERs Annual Intake
1 Master of Computer Applications 60
2 Master of Business Administration 60


The following are the Departments[7] processing the institute in organized manner:

1. Civil Engineering Prof.D. Mohapatra
2. Electrical Engineering Prof.Banamali Parida
3. Mechanical Engineering Prof.Sidhartha Sankar Panda
4 Metallurgical Engineering Prof.A. Mishra
5. Computer Science & Engineering Prof.S.A. Khan
6. Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering Prof.A.K. Satapathy
7. Science & Humanities Prof.P.K.Sinha
8. Master of Computer Applications Prof. Dr. Niranjan Dash
9. Master of Business Administration Prof Narayan Prasad Dash


  1. ^ "Chairman of RIT". RIT Rourkela. Retrieved 2011-04-07. 
  2. ^ "Princial of RIT". RIT Rourkela. Retrieved 2011-04-07. 
  3. ^ "SCTE&VT Orissa Website". SCTE & VT. 
  4. ^ "RIT college Courses". RIT. 
  5. ^ "DTET Orissa". DET. 
  6. ^ "SCTE&VT Orissa". SCTE & VT. 
  7. ^ "RIT_Departments". RIT. Retrieved 2011-04-05. 

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