Mrs. Kavitha Kamath
Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology, Yelahanka, Bangalore 560064.
NMIT is the youngest engineering college in the country to be conferred the prestigious Autonomous status by UGC/Govt. of Karnataka, New-Delhi in the year 2007.
NMIT has been granted an additional 15% seats by AICTE. These additional seats are exclusively for students who fall under the categories of Foreign Nationals, PIOs and Children of Indians working in Gulf countries. NMIT is recognized by EdCIL (India) under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) for admissions under the Foreign students’ quota. Students from Bangladesh, UAE, Iran, Nepal, Nigeria, Sri Lanka and Thailand are pursuing their studies under the above schemes
NMIT is the only unaided private engineering college in Karnataka State selected by the Govt. of India for World Bank Funding under Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP) Phase II- Subcomponent 1.1 in the year 2011.
NMIT has a strong focus on Excellence in Education, Research and Promotion of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. NMIT has an Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre funded by the Department of Science and Technology (The National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board - NSTEDB), New Delhi.
NMIT has Several Sponsored research Projects amounting to Rs. 7+ Crores sanctioned by different reputed National Funding Agencies such as DST, DIT, AICTE, DRDO Labs, VGST, IEEE, VTU etc.
NMIT is a unique Institution which has established five Multi-Disciplinary Research Centres viz for Small Satellite Research, Robotics Research, Nanomaterial & MEMS, Computational Fluid Dynamics and Design Engineering & Process Simulation.
NMIT has a unique Scheme of Deputing UG Students to Industry/R&D Organizations/IISc/IITs/NID for a minimum period of 6 weeks internship leading to academic credits.
NMIT offers wide range of academic programs comprising of Seven UG and Seven PG programs in Engineering besides MBA and MCA. Six Departments of NMIT offer doctoral programs of VTU / Mysore University.
Highly qualified and experience faculty comprising 45 Ph.Ds primarily from IISc, IITs & NITs. An additional 50+ Faculty are pursuing Ph.Ds in different research centres of NMIT as well as in other Institutions of Eminence.
NMIT has well equipped laboratories with more than 1600+ computers. NMIT has advanced software, library resources and high speed Internet connectivity 100Mbps (leased line - 1:1).
NMIT is identified as Regional Nodal centres of IIT-B/ IIT-KGP for faculty development programs under National Mission on Education through ICT (NMEICT), under MHRD, Govt. of India.
NMIT has an active and dynamic Training and Placement cell. The Placement cell has been successful not only in attracting a large number of reputed well known organizations for on-campus placement. The Placement cell conducts programs to improve the background and competence of students by enhancing soft skills / analytical abilities / problem solving capabilities / attitudinal and leadership qualities.
The College has separate modern hostel facilities in the campus for boys and girls with in-house dining facilities.