Accessibility

Rail

Substantially connected with all the regions of the country by train routes, Rourkela is situated on the Howrah-Nagpur- Mumbai line and as well as on the Ranchi-Bhubaneswar line. Regular trains from the major cities of the country to Rourkela has made it easily accessible via Railways.

Road

There are no regular flights from other major cities of the country to Rourkela but the nearest airport is Ranchi airport which is 140 km away and can be reached via rail or road. Rourkela is connected to several towns of Odisha via State Highway No.10 and National Highway No.23. Several buses ply between Rourkela and the major cities of the state which includes Bhubaneswar, Puri etc.

Rourkela railway station is situated 7km away from the NIT campus and can be easily reached via a multitude of local transportation facilities. Autos and OLA cabs are available all round the clock at nominal prices. The auto fare is fixed at 120 INR. Moreover, the conveyance is also available from the bus terminals with the fares ranging between 100-120 INR.

Hospitality

Since its commencement in 2004, INNOVISION has sprung up to be the largest Techno-Management fest in all over Odisha. Growing by leaps and bounds, it has turned out to be the most awaited fest of the year. Striving for excellence in the realm of hosting various wonderful events and striding forward towards success, we have never looked back. We at INNOVISION take utmost care in rendering a comfortable and safe abode to each of its off-campus participants during their stay in NITR. With the provision of all the assortment of food and bedding to each of the participants, Hospitality management will be one of our top priorities this year.

At any point of time, a team will always be available at your service to resolve all the queries and incertitude. Details of the same will be provided soon. Necessary conveniences will be provided to prevent facing any real-time issues.

However, there are certain rules and regulations that all the participants are abide to follow during their stay in NITR:

  • Students carrying laptops or other high-end gadget and valuables are required to keep the same with their own selves at all times. NITR shall not be responsible for any losses.
  • Students are requested to maintain decorum and not to indulge in any activity that might harm the peace of the event.
  • While we shall be providing you with bedding, you are required to carry a bed sheet and other necessary things that you might require. Carrying a blanket would also be encouraged, as it might be a little cold during the event.
  • All the participants must carry a valid Student ID Card to produce during the registration for the proper authentication.
  • Participants are requested to abide by the rules of each event, as informed to them.

We sincerely hope that you make great memories and experience a whole new adventure in INNOVISION 2k17. We extend our hearty welcome to you all from the entire family of INNOVISION.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Innovision 2k17?

Innovision is one of the largest annual techno-management fest in Eastern India that is organized and hosted by the Technical Society in association with Student Activity Centre of NIT Rourkela.

When and where will Innovision 2k17 be held?

This event will be conducted between 3 rd -5 th November 2017 in NIT Rourkela.

What are the events taking place during this time?

There will be plenitude of events, fascinating workshops, numerous exciting games and shows during the three-day event. For more information, please refer to our website or feel free to contact us.

How do we reach NIT Rourkela?

Rourkela Steel City is located in the Howrah-Mumbai and Ranchi-Bhubaneswar main railway routes, and also well connected to all parts of the country by road and rail. The institute is at a distance of about 7 km from the railway station and about 6km from the bus stand. The closest domestic airport to Rourkela is Ranchi 172 km from NITR. Rourkela also has a private airport maintained by SAIL which is used for official purposes only.