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National Institute of Technology Rourkela was established in 1961 as Regional Engineering College, (REC).
It is one of the premier national level institutions for technical education in the country and is funded by the Government of India.
Government of India has elevated the Regional Engineering College, Rourkela to a deemed university under the name of National Institute of Technology, Rourkela.
The campus of t NIT Rourkela onsisting of the institute buildings, halls of residence and staff colony is situated at the eastern end of Rourkela steel city, beyond Sector-1 over an area of 262 hectares of land provided by the Government of Orissa.
It is a residential campus offering accomodation to faculty, staff and students.
The Institute has well stocked central library, well equipped Computer Centre with internet connectivity, well equipped workshops.
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CBSE announced the combined results of the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) - phase I and II on Tuesday - a day before the scheduled declaration of results.
The Supreme Court had earlier directed the Board to put the results online on or before August 17, 2016.
Het Shah of Nadiad, Gujarat topped the exam scoring 685 out of 720, followed by Ekansh Goyal with 685 out of 720 from Rourkela, Odisha.