NIT Warangal – National institute of Technology Overview

  Warangal   AICTE, UGC   ESTD 1959
  Warangal   AICTE, UGC   ESTD 1959

About College

NIT Warangal is the first NIT to be established in India. The institute ranks at 23 in the engineering list of NIRF. NIT Warangal has been sanctioned ‘Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP-III)’ by the MHRD, India. The project provides academic support to students through improved quality of PG teaching, research and development activities, and faculty and staff development. NIT Warangal campus is a fully residential sprawling over 250 acres of land. About 5000 Indian and 500 international students study in the campus.

The institute campus has 13 academic departments, few research advanced centres, and 100 laboratories. Through these, NIT Warangal offers 8 UG and 29 PG programs in 5 streams. The UG courses are offered in different disciplines of Engineering. PG programs are offered in the streams of Business Administration, Computer Application, Sciences, and Engineering. In addition, NIT Warangal offers PhD programs in Management, Engineering, Humanities, Sciences and Physical Education. The institute is also well-known for its Research and Development, Industrial consultancy, Continuing education and Training programs for teachers and industrial personnel.

Amongst all the programs offered, the flagship program of the institute is BTech. The program is offered in 8 specializations. The total fee for the 4 year BTech program is INR 5.19 Lacs. Candidates seeking admission to the flagship program must score a rank between 450-17,000 in the JEE Main 2022 exam. Students graduating with NIT Warangal BTech degree are placed in companies like Adobe Ltd, Oracle India Pvt. Ltd., SAP Labs, Accenture, Jio, Capgemini etc. The highest CTC students receive is INR 51 LPA. The average CTC received is between INR 8.06-20.02 LPA.

NIT Warangal Ranking 

Given below are the NIT Warangal Rankings for the recent years:

NIT Warangal Ranking

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  • NIT Warangal comes under top 5 NIT colleges in India. It is the 4rth Best NIT College in India. It has obtained a ranking of 57.76 out of 100 as for the year 2020.
  • NIT Warangal managed to mark its position as the 8th best Engineering Institute in the South zone.

NIT Warangal Placement

NIT Warangal assists its BTech, MTech, and MSc students with prominent job opportunities during the placement sessions. During the placements 2021, the institute has recorded the highest package of INR 51 LPA for the BTech Electrical & Electronics Engineering department. Participation of top renowned companies like Oracle India, SAP Labs, Amazon, Accenture, Jio, Capgemini, Loreal, VMware India, Samsung R&D Institute, Mahindra, Microsoft, etc., has been seen for placements by the institute. 

However, the tabulation mentioned below shows the NIT Warangal Placements Statistics 2021.



No. of Students Placed


BTech Students


MTech Students


Highest CTC (BTech)


Highest CTC (MTech)

INR 31.5 LPA

Salary offered to MBA Students

INR 12.53 LPA

Salary offered to MCA Students

INR 22.26 LPA

NIT Warangal Scholarship

NIT Warangal offers a wide range of scholarship options to help students financially. The criterion for these scholarships and financial assistance is merit and need-based. Some of the popular scholarship schemes offered to the NIT Warangal students are given below. 

  • Institute Merit Scholarships: NIT Warangal offers institute merit scholarships to its meritorious students. Students who have scored a CGPA of 9.1 or above are able to get fee waivers under this scheme. 
  • MHRD Scholarships: The MHRD Scholarship scheme is offered on the basis of the JEE Main rank irrespective of caste categories. The interested students must have scored a JEE rank of less than 2000 to avail the benefit of this scholarship. 
  • TS E-Pass Scholarships: The institute offers TS E-Pass scholarships to its OBC/EBC/SC/ST category students whose annual family income is less than INR 1 lakhs. Also, the applying students must belong to the Telangana region only to get fee waivers and other benefits under this scheme. 
  • Fee Remission: NIT Warangal provides fee remission to its EWS students. Students whose annual family income is less than INR 1 lakh may get full tuition fee remission. Whereas the students whose annual family income is between INR 1-5 lakhs may get the 2/3rd fee remission of the tuition fee. 

NIT Warangal Faculty 

The institute has a total of 329 faculties working on permanent and temporary basis with various departments. Out of these, 178 are assistant professors and 72 are associate professors. Around 80% of the faculty have completed their PhD and published their research papers with the institute. 

NIT Warangal FAQs 

Q. Does NIT Warangal have any refund policy?

Ans. Yes, if a candidate cancels his/her admission before commencement of class work or NIT Warangal registration INR 5000 will be deducted from the paid fee and the remaining amount will be refunded.

Q. What if any discrepancy is found after NIT Warangal admission process?

Ans. NIT Warangal reserves the right to cancel the admission of any candidate at any stage even after admission, if any discrepancy is found. 

Q. How does NIT Warangal convert the student’s percentage to CGPA?

Ans. NIT Warangal uses the below formula to convert the percentage into CGPA:

Percentage= (CGPA-0.5) * 10

Q. Does NIT Warangal charge any fee for degree verification?

Ans. Yes, NIT Warangal charges INR 500 per student verification. The verification will be sent to your email id and hard copy.

Q. What is the processing fee for obtaining transcripts from NIT Warangal?

Ans. NIT-W provides the transcripts after the completion of the program. The processing fee is INR 1500 for Indian students and INR 2000 for foreign students who wish to avail the transcripts outside India.

Q. Does NIT Warangal charge any fee for duplicate grade sheets?

Ans. Yes, NIT-W charges INR 5000 for a duplicate grade sheet in case a student loses their original copy of the certificate.

Q. What is the NIT Warangal CSE annual package recorded in 2021?

Ans. The Computer Science and Engineering branch bagged the highest CTC of INR 43 LPA during NIT-W BTech placements 2021. 

Q. What is the NIT Warangal selection process for admission to MBA programs?

Ans. NIT-W offers MBA Program on the basis of NIMCET/CAT score. However, these scores are given due weightage in the selection process along with Group Discussion and Personal Interview round.

Q. What is the placement record of NIT Warangal in 2021?

Ans. NIT Warangal offers 100% placement opportunities to its students. In 2021 placement drive the institute bagged the highest annual package at INR 43 LPA from IT and consulting sector. The average package was recorded at INR 12 LPA from the same sector.