1 / 100 SEO ScoreRourkela Founded in 1961, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Rourkela (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Odisha. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Higher Education of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, India, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela (NITR) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. National Institute of Technology, Rourkela (NITR) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 58 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Indian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.