Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar
Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar (NITJ) is a leading premier autonomous Institution of northern India. The Institute was established in the year 1987 as a Regional Engineering College, which was given the status of National Institute of Technology in the year 2002 by the Government of India. The institute offers Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) programmes in nine disciplines of Engineering and Technology along with the Research Programmes leading to Master of Technology (M.Tech.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.). The Institute is located in an eco-friendly environment amidst a rambling campus spread over 154 acres. The Department of Civil Engineering has the honour of being accredited for a maximum period of five years by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) in 2004. The Department has also been selected as 'DST-FIST Sponsored Department' by the Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India.