All activity at JKITM is oriented towards creating opportunities for students to discover, explore and learn - not just within the confines of their curriculum - but extending outside the boundaries of the classroom and academics. Students are encouraged to expand their horizons, enrich their thinking and grow outward.
At the same time, JKITM firmly believes that rigorous academics is the backbone of all education and students at JKITM go through a rigorous curriculum that packs in a total of 50 hours per week that includes 20 hours of classroom teaching, 8 hours of labs, 15 hours of project work, and 2 hours of industry exposure + 3 hrs Social Work.
A strong academic orientation lays the foundation for life-long learning, ingraining in the youth the psyche of the eternal student. The orientation program enables the students to familiarise themselves with the teaching methodology and aids used in the classroom, use of in-campus facilities and services, library and lab use and other services. The programmes also focus on academic and personal counseling, equipping students with necessary study skills required for academic setting, enabling students to adjust to the JKITM's teaching model. Special foundation programmes are offered to foreign students who may be visiting India for the first time. These programmes are designed to help them understand Indian culture, society and values so that they can adapt themselves to the local conditions without proble