The National Institute of Technology (an Institute of National Importance/University) was established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India on 18.10.2010. The students in this institute are admitted based on NIT all India counselling under CCB. At present the institute is running six 4-years B. Tech. Programmes in Computer Science & Engineering (CSE), Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE), Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE), Mechanical Engineering (ME), Civil Engineering (CE) and Biotechnical Engineering (BE), and three 2-years M.Tech Programmes in Mobile Communication & Computing (MCC), Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE) and Appropriate Technology & Entrepreneurship (ATE). Besides, the Institute also has Ph.D. programme in Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) and Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE). The Institute in its syllabus has introduced unique courses like Entrepreneurship Development, Disaster Management, Design Contest, Research Paper Communication, several audit courses such as French, German, Chinese and Korean and add-on courses like PHP, Ruby, Web Design, and High Performance Computing. The Institute has established around 15 labs in last one year and the campus is fully networked with Wifi system.