Inter-NIT is the annual sports fiesta where participants from NITs all
over India come together to compete in a variety of exhilarating
sports. Different sports were held in different NITs, usually two to
three in a single campus. This time, NIT Tiruchirappalli was the proud
host of three of these games, basketball, volleyball and cricket.
Out of the 31 existing NITs, participants from 24 of them were
participated in the tournament. NITs from the corners of India, like
Srinagar, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Rourkela,
Nagpur,Surathkal,Calicut, Mizoram, Jalandhar etc., were participated
in this extravaganza. Over a span of four days, the 20th of February
to the 23rd, 2019, students were competing in the three sports to
achieve victory for their respective colleges and attain the title of
During the valedictory function held today
Dr.Samson Mathew, Dean (Students Welfare) welcomed the gathering and
appreciated the efforts of various committees in organizing this
sports meet successfully at our institute.
Shri.A.Myilvaganan IPS, Deputy Commissioner of Police, C&T,
Tiruchirappalli congratulated the overall winner of the tournament
NIT, Tiruchirappalli for their efforts. He also appreciated the
various teams for their active participation in the tournament. He
also said renowned Engineers from NIT system had shown their
achievements in sports and this would be the future combination for
every individuals. Moreover institute like IIT and NITs organizing the
sports events is really appreciable. He enjoyed seeing final matches.
Around 1400 players participated in more than 200 match league and
knockout tournaments in basketball, volleyball and cricket. Dr
Rajendra Kumar, Physical Director, NIT, Tiruchirappalli informed that
we had best officials and thanked all the participants came across the
Dr. Shivram,NIT observer said the overall hospitality, facilities
provided by the institute and role of students volunteers were
excellent. Moreover he appreciated the excellent coordination rendered
by Dr.Samson Mathew, Dean (Students Welfare) for organizing this meet.
Mr Lalit, Student coordinator, NIT, Tiruchirappalli thanked the entire
Cricket: NIT Tiruchirappalli won the match – NIT Surathkal scored
136/5 in 20 overs and NIT Tiruchirappalli scored 139/6 in 18.4 overs.
Volley ball: NIT Tiruchirappalli Women Won the match against Jalandhar
by 2-0 sets.
NIT Tiruchirappalli Men Won the match against Nagpur
by 3-0 sets.
Basketball: NIT Tiruchirappalli Men won the match against Surathkal by 69-48 shoots.
NIT Calicut Women won the match against Jalandhar 38-26 shoots