National Rail & Transportation Institute (NRTI), the Deemed to be University established by Ministry of Railways in Vadodara, has extended the last date for application to its BBA, BSc, B Tech, MBA and MSc Programmes for Academic year 2021-22 in view of the latest schedule of class XII examination results, JEE Mains, University undergraduate results and the calendar of admissions and academic session announced by AICTE and UGC.
According to Ms Alka Arora Misra, Vice Chancellor of NRTI, the date has been extended taking into account the problems of so many students who have not only been disrupted by Covid but also affected by the changes in the dates of class XII examination results, University graduation results, JEE exam schedule and regulatory notifications. The last date to apply for the BBA, BSc, MSc and MBA programs will now be Aug 21, 2021, and that for B. Tech. programmes to Sep 15, 2021, giving students adequate time to evaluate their options and apply for the prestigious programmes of NRTI.
Students can apply, and register for the Entrance Test, online at www.nrti.edu.in. Only online applications are accepted.
Revised dates to apply:
- BBA, BSc, MSc and MBA programs : Aug 21, 2021
· B. Tech. programmes to Sep 15, 2021.
List of Programmes for AY 2021-22:
- Undergraduate programmes
- BBA Transportation Management
- BSc Transportation Technology
- B.Tech. Rail Infrastructure Engineering
- B. Tech. Rail Systems and Communication Engineering
- B. Tech.Mechanical and Rail Engineering to be offered at IRIMEE, Jamalpur
· Postgraduate programmes
- MBA Transportation Management
- MBA Supply Chain Management
- MSc Transport Technology and Policy
- MSc Transport Information Systems and Analytics
- MSc Railway Systems Engineering & Integration
(International degree programme offered in collaboration with University of Birmingham, UK)
· Postgraduate diploma programmes
- PGDM Transportation/Logistics
- PGDM Transport Infrastructure Development & Financing/ Project Management
The admission to BBA, BSc and Postgraduate courses is done based on national admission test conducted by NRTI in various centres across the country, while admission to the B Tech programmes is based on JEE Mains score. Last year, more than 7,000 students competed for 425 seats in the Institute. The Institute has an eminent Board which includes two serving Directors of IITs, prominent academics and industry leaders, and is chaired by the Chairman of Indian Railways who is also the Chancellor of the University.
The Institute offers high quality Rail & Transportation focussed programmes andhas international collaborations with some of the top Universities in the world including University of Birmingham, UC Berkeley and Cornell. The first batch of undergraduate students of the BBA and BSc programmes graduating this year have been placed with majorIndian and MNC companies including Aditya Birla Group, Reliance Group, Adani Group, L&T, Mahindra Group, Hindustan Unilever, Siemens, KEC International and other leading organizations.