Message from Chairperson, BoG

The Diamond Jubilee of the institution is an important milestone that gives an opportunity to look backward on the distance travelled and forward to the journey that lies ahead which need to be planned carefully to climb up the value chain. The National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK), Surathkal is completing 60 years of glorious service to the Nation in the higher education field covering Engineering, Social Sciences and Management. We need to thank the almighty for the visionaries who dreamt, the pioneers who launched the projects and all those who laboured hard all through the past 60 years for the development of this great institution. To mark on this momentous occasion, a series of scientific and technical events are being organized to share and showcase our achievements and to interact with institutions and promising experts globally. The institute has earned a high reputation for imparting quality technical education and research facilities to students and enabling them to acquire leadership and entrepreneurial skills. The multifaceted success of our alumni is a testimony to this. It is our endeavour at NITK to continue to strive for achieving greater heights of excellence in teaching, research and outreach activities.

As a member of NITK fraternity, on this mile stone of the history of NITK, Surathkal. I congratulate the members of BOG, The Director, the faculty, the staff, the students, the parents, the alumni and well-wishers for their dedicated efforts in making this institute as one of the Centres of Excellence at National level. I wish you every success in your future dreams on the occasion of Diamond Jubilee.
May God continue to Bless NITKians.
Prof. K. Balaveera Reddy
Chairperson, BoGs, NITK Surathkal
Message from Director

In commemoration of 60 years of magnificent existence, in illuminating minds, NITK is celebrating its Diamond Jubilee during August 2019 - August 2020. A souvenir on this occasion serves the very important purpose of showcasing the growth of our Institute in all its spheres of activities to the globe. NITK has been making self-sustained efforts towards consolidation of the state-of-the-art infrastructural facilities for teaching, learning and research, attracting highly quality, committed and motivated faculty in to the existing pool and ensuring availability of all other amenities necessary for imparting globally relevant technological, social sciences and management education to our young motivated students. On this sixtieth year of existence, NITK family is rededicating itself for the upkeep of its proud legacy and also to take on the forthcoming challenges to establish itself as a world class technological institution.

Prof. K. Umamaheshwar Rao
Director, NITK Surathkal
Message from Deputy Director

The fruitful journey of NITK for last six decades has been a stable one with all efforts pooled in to focus on nurturing the Institute to achieve in securing Rank 21 among top engineering institutions in India as per National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) announced by the President, Govt. of India 2019. This achievement resulted in earning status of most preferred institute in India among young motivated students. Indeed, it is the collective efforts and desire of reaching to greater height by Team-NITK. We realize that excellence is occasionally a result of coincidence however, it is more often result of vision, mission, planning and commitment. Today, we are very obliged to secure the benefits of seed sown 60 years ago. On this occasion of Diamond Jubilee celebrations, NITK will be cherishing a moment of crowning glory in the history of the Institute and serve as an inspiration to an entire generation of student community.

Prof. Ananthanarayana V.S.
Deputy Director, NITK Surathkal

Chairman, Core Committee

Prof. S. M. Murigendrappa
Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, NITK Surathkal
Email: smmnitk [AT] gmail [DOT] com
Phone (office): +91 824 2473651


College Address

NITK Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore,
Karnataka - 575025, India.
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