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National Institute of Technology (NIT) - Nagaland, Dimapur Dimapur , Nagaland

 ESTD 2010
 Public College
 AICTE Approved

About National Institute of Technology (NIT) - Nagaland, Dimapur

National Institute of Technology (NIT Nagaland) was established in the academic year of 2009 and is a higher education technical institute. It is situated in Dimapur, Nagaland. It was set up with the help of the Government of India under the Eleventh five-year plan. It is one of the 31 National Institutes of Technology and one among the newly approved NITs. The institute imparts knowledge and helps aspirants grow in their chosen fields. The campus was previously set up in Silchar for two years and then the permanent campus was identified, and the campus was shifted to Dimapur. The first batch of NIT Nagaland studied at NIT Silchar, after that it was shifted to Dimapur.

The infrastructure of the institute the developing consistently. The campus is spread over an area of approx. 300 acres. There is a huge change that can be seen in terms of infrastructure. The campus is surrounded by scenic beauty of Nagaland. The campus is fully enabled with Wi-Fi. One of the central facilities of this institute is its central library. It provides modern collection of informative books, knowledge resources and innovative information. More of the important aspects are Data Centre, Hostels, SC/ST cells, Bank and ATM, medical Facilities and Post office. Well-equipped laboratories are another aspect. The institute has six hostels named after mountains. At present, the institute has four sixty-four seated Boy's hostels, one fifty-six seated Girl's hostel and a brand new thirty-two seated PG Boys' hostel. The names of the hostels are Saramati, Japfu, Tiyi, Patkai, Dzukou and Zanibu.

Enough sports facilities are provided under indoor and outdoor games. Indoor games include Badminton, Table Tennis, carom and Chess. Cricket and Football are outdoor games being played at the institute. New football and cricket stadium have been constructed in the campus itself.

There are seven academic departments namely Civil Engineering, Computer science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Science & Humanities.

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Civil Engineering


Computer science & Engineering


Electrical & Electronics Engineering


Electronics & Communication Engineering


Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering


Mechanical Engineering


Science & Humanities

The institute offers Undergraduate as well as postgraduate programs. Courses offered under Undergraduate (B.Tech) programs are Civil Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical & Electronics Engineering. The postgraduate programs (M.Tech) include courses like Computer Science & Engineering, Power Systems Engineering and VLSI systems. This college also offers program in PhD.


Undergraduate (B.Tech)


Computer Science & Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Civil Engineering

Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering

Power Systems Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

VLSI systems

Electrical & Electronics Engineering


The faculty members are knowledgeable and find it easy to express their ideas to the students. All the professors are well educated and highly qualified. Most of the faculty members are experienced. They understand the requirements of the students and teach them accordingly.

First of all, candidates are required to have appeared and qualified in JEE Mains and GATE examination. Admission depends on the merit list. The admission procedure is quite simple and easy to follow. For admission to B.Tech,

  • The candidates should have passed senior secondary school from CBSE or any other recognized board fulfilling the minimum eligibility criteria

For admission to Postgraduate program the candidates,

  • Should possess a graduate degree in the field of Science & Technology from a recognized university fulfilling the minimum eligibility criteria
  • Then a counseling round is conducted in order to get the colleges allotted to the students

Aspirants must visit the official website of the institute in order to register themselves and follow the guidelines prescribed by the Government. If the JEE Mains or GATE is qualified with a valid score, candidates can update on the official website.

Scholarship is also offered to meritorious students. 100% tuition fee is waived off for SC/ST/PH students.

National Institute of Technology (NIT) - Nagaland, Dimapur Courses and Fees Details

Course Duration Total Fees

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)

4 Years  7,43,000

Master of Technology (M.Tech)

2 Years  1,61,400

Doctor of Philosophy

5 Years  21,700
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National Institute of Technology (NIT) - Nagaland, Dimapur Admission

Candidates seeking admission to different NIT Nagaland courses  have to follow an application procedure. They should also fulfill the eligibility criteria defined by the university. The admission procedure has several steps to be completed.

  • The institute offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Ph.D. (in the field of engineering and technology) in various specialization
  • Admission to Undergraduate programs depends on the scores secured by a candidate in JEE Main entrance examination followed by counseling by JoSAA
  • And admission to Postgraduate programs depends on the performance in GATE examination followed by counseling.


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Admission criteria

Entrance examination

Application mode




Entrance mode

JEE Main- Online & Offline

GATE- Online


Centralized counseling

NIT Nagaland Admission(B.Tech.)

The institute provides the Undergraduate Program (B. Tech) under six specializations namely civil engineering, computer science & engineering, electrical & electronics engineering, electronics & communication engineering, electronics & instrumentation engineering, and mechanical engineering. These are 4 year Bachelor's degree programs. Candidates seeking admission to undergraduate programs are required to have fulfilled the eligibility criteria defined by the university.

  • Candidates should have passed 10+2 from science stream with Mathematics as their compulsory subject securing at least 65% marks in aggregate (60% for Reserved categories)
  • In order to be eligible for admission, the candidates are required to have appeared and qualified JEE Main entrance examination
  • Selection procedure depends on the candidates' performance in JEE Main entrance examination
  • After appearing in and qualifying JEE Main examination, the candidates have to sit for Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) counseling
  • If the candidate is not able to fulfill any of the criteria defined by the institute and JoSAA, the authority has complete right to take action regarding the cancellation of his candidature

B. Tech


Admission procedure

Civil engineering

Candidates should have passed 10+2 from science stream with Mathematics as a compulsory subject securing at least 65% marks in aggregate (60% for reserved categories)

JEE Main entrance examination

Computer science & engineering

Electronic & communication engineering

Electrical & electronics engineering

Mechanical engineering

Electronics & instrumentation engineering

NIT Nagaland Admission(M.Tech.)

The institute offers Postgraduate program (M.Tech) under four specializations namely Computer Science & Engineering, Power Systems Engineering, VLSI Systems, and Communication Engineering. It is a two-year full-time program for which the aspirants are expected to have a Bachelor's degree under relevant specialization. Following are the eligibility criteria and application procedure for admission to M.Tech,

  • The candidates seeking admission should hold a bachelor's degree under relevant specialization securing at least 65% marks
  • They should appear and qualify Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) examination
  • A valid score of GATE is required
  • The enrollment takes place through a Centralized counseling (CCMT), which usually starts during the second week of April.




Admission criteria

M. Tech

Computer science & engineering

Candidates should hold a bachelor's degree from any stream securing at least 65% marks in aggregate

GATE examination

Power systems engineering

VLSI systems

Communication engineering

  • A valid GATE score is one of the major requirements for admission to M.Tech
  • Candidates are required to register themselves by filling the application form for GATE, for which they can visit GOAPS and can receive further updates related to the admission
  • If the candidates hold B.E/ B.Tech a degree (lateral entry) they are eligible to reply

NIT Nagaland Admission(Ph.D.)

  • Candidates should hold a Master's degree in Engineering or technology with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate
  • If the candidates are approved by the Director, they will be given admission after they make the payment of prescribed fees
  • If the registration is canceled for any reason, the candidate is, ordinarily, not allowed to register again. However, they can be given a chance if the Director approves

NIT Nagaland application procedure:

  • Candidates must register themselves by visiting the official website of the Institute
  • The candidates can update their GATE/JEE scores on the website
  • They can directly apply after the result of entrance examination is declared after which they are advised to attend the counseling procedure for seat allotment
  • Reservation is offered as per the guidelines of the government
  • Scholarships are given to meritorious students

National Institute of Technology (NIT) - Nagaland, Dimapur Placement

Highest and average package for B.Tech / B.E.

17 L
4.5 L
Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.
16 L
5 L

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2 PHD faculty

     11 faculty

Position: Director



The scholarship is given to the students from various government organizations.

Location & Contact Info

Chumukedima, Dimapur, Dimapur, Nagaland, 797103

Facilities Available

Library of the NIT Nagaland has 10000 books, 1400 e-books etc.
Computer Lab      
A doctor is provided by the NIT Nagaland on the regular basis.
Hostel of the NIT Nagaland consists of 6 hostels with all the basic amenities.


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