The National Institute of Technology (NIT) Meghalaya is one among the thirty one NITs in India established under the NIT Act 2007 (Amended 2012) of the Parliament of India as Institutes of National Importance with full funding support from the Ministry of Education (Shiksha Mantralaya), Government of India.
A Centre of Excellence vibrant with academic activities and bubbling with youthful creative energy, making significant contribution to the World of Knowledge and Technology and to the Development of the State, the Region and the Nation.
1) To impart quality education in the fields of Engineering, Science and Technology at Undergraduate as well as Postgraduate levels with special attention to encourage innovation and creativity in these fields in a clean and healthy environment.
2) To engage in creation of knowledge and development of technologies through effective research programs.Read more
NIT Meghalaya was established in 2010 and started functioning from its temporary campus in Shillong in 2012. Its permanent campus is currently under development at Cherapunjee. The campus will come up with state-of-the-art infrastructures and all the necessary modern amenities while maintaining harmony with the serene environment of Cherrapunjee. The aim is to build it to be a center of excellence in education and research in the fields of engineering, science and technology. The vision is to develop it to be an Institution vibrant with academic activities and bubbling with youthful creative energy. The challenge is to overcome the apparent disadvantages of its remote location and turn them into advantage.
The Institute's efforts since the starting of its functioning in Shillong have been to set-up the best possible facilities within the constraints of a temporary campus with limited available space, build-up a very...
Prof. B. B. Biswal, Director NIT Meghalaya, has been awarded Visionary Leader of the year 2021 by CEGR (Centre for Education Growth and Research)
Prof. B B Biswal, Director NIT Meghalaya, has been awarded with Education Leadership Award on 5th Feb by Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology(KIIT) deemed to be university
Prof. B. B. Biswal, Director NIT Meghalaya has been awarded with "Bharat Shiksha Gaurav Puraskar" by KTK by KTK Outstanding Achievers and Education Foundation
Dr. Timir Karmakar, Asst. Prof, Dept. of Mathematics received the prestigious A. M. Mathai award for the year 2022