About Rajasthan Technical University (RTU) Kota
Rajasthan technical University popularly known as RTU Kota, is a Rajasthan government run University that offers technical courses to students from across the country. RTU was established in 2006 with the Governor of Rajasthan Shri. Kalyan Singh as the Chancellor.
The University is situated in Kota, a state known for its educational institutes that prepare students for IIT and other reputed institutes all over India. RTU is an affiliating university with over 120 colleges under its curriculum. RTU offers degree courses in B.Tech.(Bachelor of Technology), M.Tech(Master of Technology), Master of Business Administration(MBA), Master of Computer Applications (MCA) and Bachelor of Hotel Management(BHM) and Catering Technology (BHMCT).
Engineering colleges in Rajasthan before the inception of RTU were affiliated to Rajasthan University which is one of the oldest university in Rajasthan located in Jaipur. Earlier it was named University of Rajaputana and later changed to Rajasthan university in the year 1956.
In 2006 Rajasthan Technical University emerged out of Rajasthan University as more number of students were turning towards Technical career in Rajasthan. RTU was set up to ensure that students of Rajasthan meet the growing Technical needs of the state.
As could it be seen that in just a span of 10 years the number of affiliated colleges in the state have grown to 120 B.Tech colleges, 5 B.Arch colleges, 35 MCA colleges, 40 MBA colleges.
Courses offered in B.Tech by RTU
- Aeronautical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science Engineering
- Electronics Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Humanities and English
- Mechanical Engineering
- Nano Technology
- Petroleum Engineering
- Petrochemical Engineering
- Management Studies
RTU Kota Admission Criteria
B.Tech B.Arch admissions are taken through JEE main and the counseling procedure is done through REAP earlier it was done through RPET (Rajasthan Pre-Engineering Test).
Lateral Entries are taken through the process of LEEP with criteria set by each college. Minimum 50% marks required. Lateral Entries candidates are the one who have been in polytechnic college in their 1st year of education.
The RTU results for are declared for each semester on esuivdha.info.