National Institute of Technology (NIT) Nagaland

The National Institute of Technology Nagaland (NIT Nagaland or NITN) is one one of ten newly instituted NITs by the Government of India in 2009. Located at Chumukedima in Dimapur, NIT Nagaland started functioning from 2010. Initially it started with a campus in NIT Silchar in Assam under its mentorship for two years before shifting to its own campus. Set amidst a picturesque background in the hilly terrain at Chumukedima near Dimapur, NIT Nagaland, the first academic session of the Institute in its permanent campus started on 20th September 2012. It has a well laid infrastructure with separate hostels for boys and girls and well equipped state of the art laboratories for separate departments.

Mission of NIT Nagaland

  • Impart and develop the skills of the students in order to shape them as outstanding professionals with high ethical standards to solve the societal problems.
  • Achieve academic excellence through dedication to duty with team spirit, commitment to research, innovation in learning and faith in human values.
  • Mould the students with the state-of-the-art technology resources to match the expectations of the industry and society.
  • Provide intellectually stimulating environment for the development of human potential to its fullest extent so that intellectually capable and imaginatively gifted leaders can emerge in a wide range of professions needed by the nation with emphasis on self-reliance to service and lead the nation.
  • Provide scientists and technologists who would be the leaders in research, participate in design, development and technology management in the country to meet global challenges.

Academic Programs in NIT Nagaland

UG Programme (B.Tech.)

  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics & Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

PG Programme (M.Tech.)

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Power Systems Engineering
  • Communication Engineering
  • VLSI Systems

PG Programme (M.Sc.)

  • Physics


The NIT Nagaland offers Ph.D programmes through various departments. Though relatively new, the Institute has taken up challenges to create potential and productive research culture with the introduction of Ph. D. programmes in Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. It also organises research conferences and encourages and sponsors members of faculty to enroll as members of scientific & professional societies. In the process of bolstering the research activities, many faculty members have published research papers in leading national and international journals.

NITN Contact Details

National Institute of Technology Nagaland
Chumukedima, Dimapur, Nagaland

Connect me with the Top Colleges