National Institutes of Technology (NITs)

National Institutes of Technology (NITs)

The National Institutes of Technology (NITs) are a group of public engineering colleges of India. These institutes have been declared by Act of Parliament as institutions of national importance.[1] On their inception decades ago, all NITs were referred to as Regional Engineering Colleges (RECs) and were governed by their respective state governments. NITs were founded to promote regional diversity and multi-cultural understanding in India. Comprising thirty autonomous institutes, they are located in one each major state/territory of India. In 2007,the Indian government declared these schools as Institute of National Importance.

NITs offer degree courses at bachelors, masters, and doctorate levels in various branches of engineering and technology. All NITs are autonomous which enables them to set up their own curriculum.

Name Short Name Established City/Town State More Info
NIT Kurukshetra NITKKR 1963 Kurukshetra Haryana Click Here
NIT Calicut NITC 1961 Calicut Kerala Click Here
NIT Delhi NITD 2010 New Delhi Delhi Click Here
NIT Agartala NITA 1965 Agartala Tripura Click Here
NIT Durgapur NITDGP 1960 Durgapur West Bengal Click Here
NIT Goa NITG 2010 Farmagudi Goa Click Here
NIT Pondicherry NITPY 2010 Karaikal Pondicherry Click Here
Maulana Azad National
Institute of Technology Bhopal
MANIT 1960 Bhopal Madhya Pradesh Click Here
Malaviya National Institute
of Technology Jaipur
MNIT 1963 Jaipur Rajasthan Click Here
Motilal Nehru National
Institute of Technology Allahabad
MNNIT 1961 Allahabad Uttar Pradesh Click Here
NIT Manipur NITMN 2010 Imphal Manipur Click Here
NIT Meghalaya NITM 2010 Shillong Meghalaya Click Here
NIT Mizoram NITMZ 2010 Aizawl Mizoram Click Here
NIT Nagaland NITN 2010 Dimapur Nagaland Click Here
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National
Institute of Technology Jalandhar
NITJ 1987 Jalandhar Punjab Click Here
NIT Jamshedpur NITJSR 1960 Jamshedpur Jharkhand Click Here
Visvesvaraya National
Institute of Technology Nagpur
VNIT 1960 Nagpur Maharashtra Click Here
NIT Patna NITP 1886 Patna Bihar Click Here
NIT Raipur NITRR 1956 Raipur Chhattisgarh Click Here
NIT Rourkela NITRKL 1961 Rourkela Odisha Click Here
NIT Sikkim NITSKM 2010 Ravangla Sikkim Click Here
NIT Silchar NITS 1967 Silchar Assam Click Here
NIT Srinagar NITSRI 1960 Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir Click Here
Sardar Vallabhbhai National
Institute of Technology Surat
SVNIT 1961 Surat Gujarat Click Here
NIT Surathkal NITK 1960 Mangalore Karnataka Click Here
NIT Trichy NITT 1964 Trichy Tamil Nadu Click Here
NIT Uttarakhand NITUK 2010 Srinagar Uttarakhand Click Here
NIT Warangal NITW 1959 Warangal Telangana Click Here
NIT Arunachal Pradesh NITAP 2010 Yupia Arunachal Pradesh Click Here
NIT Hamirpur NITH 1986 Hamirpur Himachal Pradesh Click Here
NIT Tadepalligudem NITA 2015 Tadepalligudem Andhra Pradesh Click Here