Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology(KNIT)

KNITName of college: Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology
Location: Sultanpur
Year of Establishment: 1983
Website: www.knit.ac.in
Accreditation: Autonomous Institute
Intake examination: UPSEE

KNIT earlier known as Kamla Nehru Institute of Science and Technology was established in the year 1973 but later in 1983, it changed its name to KNIT. It is a state government funded institute affiliated to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University. It ranks among the top engineering institutes under AKTU.

Courses Offered by KNIT

The institutes offer the following courses under semester systems

B.Tech (8 semesters): It is a full-time 4-year course as prescribed by AICTE. Among all seats, 5% of seats are reserved for NRI’S and 10 seats for other state nominees

Computer Science and Engineering60 + 12 Laterals
Information Technology60 + 12 Laterals
.Electrical Engineering60 + 12 Laterals
Electronics Engineering60 + 12 Laterals
Mechanical Engineering60 + 12 Laterals
Civil Engineering60 + 12 Laterals

Post Graduate Course:

Masters of Computer Application (MCA ) :

It is a 6-semester full-fledged course of 3 years. The student intake for this course was initially 30 which is now increased to 60.


Computer Science and Engineering18
Electrical Engineering(Power Electronics and Drives)18
Mechanical Engineering18
Civil Engineering(Geo Technical)18

Part-time M.tech

The institute also offers in total 70 seats for Part-time M.tech programme in the following branches

Electrical Engineering(Solid State Control/Power System)18
Electronics Engineering(Digital Electronics and Systems)18
Mechanical Engineering(Machine Design/Industrial System Engineering)18
Civil Engineering(Water Resources Engineering/GEO Technical)18

Doctoral Programme: The institute offers Ph.D. in the following branches

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical
  • Civil Engineering
  • Humanities and Applied Science

Fees structure

The fees for the year for different branches of B.tech student is as per the AICTE norms i.e. approx. 75000 for non-IT and for IT students it is approx. 90000. If your family income is less than 2 Lakh, the institute also reimburses your fees by Samaj Kalyan Vibhag after the student submits the requisite form. Check the link KNIT_FEES_Structure_17-18 for detailed information about the fees structure.

Campus Facilities

KNIT possess a 100-acre campus. The institute has 10 Boys’ and 3 Girls’ hostels. The in-campus facilities also comprise of Dispensary, Bank, Post Office, Canteen, Guest House. The guest house is for guest professors and guardians of students residing on the campus. Each department in the college has its own block while they also have different blocks for carrying out various co-curricular and non-co-curricular activities.


KNIT has a very good placement record. The college not only offers placement assistance to students but also interacts with companies to visit the college. The college has a full-fledged Placement & Training cell. Not only MNCs like Infosys, Wipro, Adobe, Accenture, L&T visits the campus but also Indian Army and Navy visits the campus for hiring the talent. The college has a very strong Alumni base which helps in Placement, branding as well as advertisement. KNIT offers 100 % placement assistance to their students.  The college train students for the overall development so as to make them industry ready. Till now many reputed companies not only have visited the campus but hired the students as well.

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