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Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology

About National Institute of Technology Bhopal

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal was established in 1960 at Govt. S.V. Polytechnic Campus with an intake of 120 students and seven faculty members.

NIT Bhopal is a public engineering institute popularly known as National Institute of Technology, Bhopal (NIT Bhopal, NIT-B) and formerly Maulana Azad College of Technology (MACT) or Regional Engineering College Bhopal.

Regional Engineering College Bhopal is an Institute of National Importance under the NIT Act in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. It comes under one of the 31 National Institutes of Technology of India.

It is one of the premier Institutions established to impart & provide in the field of higher education for the deserving candidates and prove to be a milestone on the part of progress.

The Institution was said to be a Deemed University affiliated with self Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal and was recognized by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi & Institute of National Importance (INI), New Delhi by the Government of India.

It is also accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi

The aim of the institute was to develop the technical human resource of excellence suitable for global requirements and ensure good quality academic and industrial research programs in different areas of engineering and technology to generate industry-institute synergy for shaping technical education to meet the requirement of the industry.

It is a co-educational public institute, providing a regular course which is located in an urban part of a Bhopal played a pioneering role in the field of higher education.

The Institute is part of the group of publicly funded institutions in India known as National Institute of Technology. It was named after the first Minister of Education, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad and was one of the oldest colleges of Madhya Pradesh.

In the year 1962, the institute shifted to its current campus which was inaugurated by the then Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru.

Admission to B.Tech. programmes are made through JEE-MAIN (joint entrance examination is formerly known as AIEEE), admission to M.Tech. programmes are made through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE).

For the courses, Master of Business Administration course admission is through CAT and NIMCET for MCA or through an institute conducted entrance test.

About National Institutes of Technology (NITs):

The National Institutes of Technology (NITs) are a group of premier federally-funded public engineering institutes in India.

They are governed by the National Institutes of Technology Act, 2007, which declared them as institutions of national importance alongside Indian Institutes of Technology.

These institutes of national importance receive special recognition from the Government of India. The NIT Council is the supreme governing body of India's National Institutes of Technology (NIT) system and all 31 NITs are funded by the Government of India.

These institutes are among the top-ranked engineering colleges in India and have one of the lowest acceptance rates for engineering institutes, of around 2 to 3 percent, second only to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) in India.

All NITs are autonomous which enables them to set up their own curriculum. The language of instruction is English at all these institutes.

NITs offer degree courses in Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate levels in various branches of Engineering, Architecture, Management, and Science.

Admission to the undergraduate courses such as Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) and Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) Programs in NITs are through the highly competitive Joint Entrance Examination (Main).

Admission to postgraduate courses is through the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering for Master of Technology (M.Tech.) and Master of Science (M.Sc.) programs, Common Admission Test for Master of Business Administration (MBA) program and NIMCET for Master of Computer Applications (MCA) program.

Courses offered & Achievements:

As National Institute of Technology, the Institute has a responsibility of providing high-quality education in Engineering and Technology to produce competent technical manpower for the country.

The institute offers the undergraduate program in Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) in disciplines of Engineering and Technology and Postgraduate program in Master of Technology (M.Tech) and Master in Management (MBA) along with research programs leading to M.Sc and Ph.D.

The Institute acquires a national character having 50% student intake from the State of Bhopal and the rest of other states/union territories of the country.

The admissions to the B.Tech programs run by the institute are very competitive having acceptance ratio nearly 2-3%. Students were admitted on the basis of All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) till 2012 but from 2013 the admission is based on Joint Entrance Examination Main (JEE Main) conducted across India.

Admissions to the M.Tech programs are by the GATE exam conducted by the IITs and IISc. The postgraduate admission is on the basis of research and interviews by the appropriate screening committees.

The college has been received numbers of an award in publication, offering scholarship also awarded by the different societies within different fields.

MANIT is ranked 61 among engineering colleges of India by National Institutional Ranking Framework in 2017

NIRF rankings have become a benchmark because of their independent, honest & flavorless review. Due to an intake of top 1%ile students into its UG program, NIT Bhopal has topped the NIRF 2017 rankings beating all other Institutes in the engineering category.

Apart from the above, to make students well aware of their field, there are student chapters of internationally acclaimed societies.


  • MANIT looks forward to becoming a global centre for technical and professional knowledge


  • To produce technical professionals abreast of competence, logical mindset, moral and ethical values and inner strength synchronous with the futuristic requirement of global business so as to strengthen the national economy
  • The Institute has a vibrant campus life with a wide range of opportunities to fill your free time
  • The Institute has an impressive and pollution-free campus with panoramic green surroundings, elegant landscaping, and beautiful flower-beds
  • The Institute has separate individual departments for all subjects with young, dynamic faculty and non-teaching staff and with good results
  • The Institute has the most eminent Faculty members and they are really well qualified, experienced and truly committed towards enhancement and development of the students
  • The Institute has well-equipped with modern facilities like library, laboratory, classrooms, computer lab, canteen, hostel, seminar halls, common rooms, auditorium, multipurpose halls, playground & hostel etc.
  • A sufficient number of classrooms with varying sizes are made available for the smooth conduct of different classes in the college
  • The Institute has a library with a good number of books (both text and reference) on various subjects to meet the needs of the students as well as the teachers with reading room facility. Daily Newspapers and selected journals are also regularly subscribed
  • The Institute has a book bank for helping the poor and backward class students
  • State of the Art Laboratories with sufficient space and all the necessary equipment are made available to various departments
  • The Institute has taken up the responsibility of imparting necessary, effective and practical education to the students so that they can reach great heights and attain maximum achievements in their life
  • The Institute runs a canteen inside the campus where staff and students can have meals and snacks prepared in a hygienic manner and at an affordable cost
  • Internet & Wi-Fi facilities may be availed by the students and teachers as per their needs
  • Transportation facility is available for the students
  • The Institute also has a hostel with providing all the facilities, security and good atmosphere, best suited for studies of the boys & girls coming from far-off places
  • The Institute has a large playground with well-equipment for different sports like Cricket, Football, Volleyball, Hockey, Badminton and so on
  • A medical facility has been available in the college for the benefit of the students
  • State Government and Central Government offers a number of scholarships to the meritorious students and the students belonging to SC / ST / OBC
  • A special complaint cell (Sexual Harassment Cell) has been formed for the female students in the college. Students can directly complain orally or by written application to the head of the cell. Apart from this, Ragging is strictly prohibited on the college campus
  • The institution has provided ICT facilities like computers, projectors, audio-visual gadgets, scanners and printers to the departments and also other aids and a huge number of availability of books for effective delivery of curriculum and for inculcating the knowledge of the subject
  • To sharpen the skill of students and their personality development, various curricular and extra-curricular activities are the regular features of the institution
  • The Institute also organizes workshops, seminars, and conferences for improving teaching skills and methodology
  • The Institute consists Women Cell to help female students. This cell helps and guides girls to sort out from their personal problem and avoid them from any harassment

Features at National Institute of Technology NIT Bhopal:

  • Good B.Tech placement record with average salary package up to 8.3 LPA
  • Scholarships for meritorious and deserving students
  • Recognized as an Institute of National Importance through NIT Act of Parliament
  • ISO Certified Institute
  • NBA Accredited Engineering courses and MCA
  • MOUs with leading industries/research labs/academic institutions in India and abroad for internships, faculty/staff exchange and joint research programs
  • 86% of the faculty consist of Ph.D. holders
  • Encourages students and faculty members to publish research papers in national/international journals and conferences
  • Centre for Continuing Education for conducting several short terms as well as extension courses for the working professionals from engineering and technical fields
  • Offers professional skill enhancement program for students from Scheduled Castes, and Scheduled Tribes
  • Conducts skill enhancement programs, guest lectures, conferences and workshops 
  • 16200+ strong alumni network


  • Scholarship granted to top five students every year in order of merit based on JEE Mains All India Rank
  • Candidate must have more than, equal to 90% marks in 10+2
  • An amount of Rs.10,000 p.a. will be awarded
  • Merit Certificate will be given
  • Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship
  • Awarded to top 50 students every year in the order of JEE Mains All India Rank subject to the condition that their parents' income should be less than 4.5 lakh and the candidate should have secured more than 70% marks in 10+2
  • Students admitted under DASA, ICCR, MEA not eligible for the scholarship
  • Amount of Rs.2000 per month will be awarded
Levels of study
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Technology in Bio-Informatics Engineering Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering Full Time 4 Years XII
Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science & Engineering Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Technology in Electronics & Communication Engineering Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Technology in Energy Engineering Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Technology in Information Technology Full Time 4 Years
Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering Full Time 4 Years XII
Bachelor of Technology in Planning Engineering Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Technology in Production & Industrial Engineering Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Master of Computer Applications Full Time 3 Years BCA
Master of Technology in Applied Machinery & Structures Full Time 2 Years B.Tech
Master of Technology in Design Engineering Full Time 2 Years B.Tech.
Master of Technology in Digital Communication Engineering Full Time 2 Years B.Tech.
Master of Technology in Energy Engineering Full Time 2 Years B.Tech
Master of Technology in Heavy Electrical Equipment Full Time 2 Years B.Tech
Master of Technology in Hydro Electric Engineering Full Time 2 Years B.Tech
Master of Technology in Industrial Design Full Time 2 Years B.Tech
Master of Technology in Maintainance Engineering Full Time 2 Years B.Tech
Master of Technology in Microwave & Millimeter Waves Full Time 2 Years B.Tech
Master of Technology in Power Plant Machinery (Thermal) Full Time 2 Years B.Tech
Master of Technology in Public Health Engineering Full Time 2 Years B.Tech
Master of Technology in Stress & Vibration of Machinery & Systems Full Time 2 Years B.Tech.
Master of Technology in Thermal Engineering Full Time 2 Years B.E/B.Tech
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Master of Architecture in Urban Development & Planning Full Time 2 Years B.Arch.
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Master of Business Administration Full Time 2 Years BBA
Additional Courses

Note: This Institute offers more courses in various stream categories including with optional specializations. To know more about courses, please visit the official website i.e. http://www.manit.ac.in

  • Library
  • Sports
  • Hostel
  • Laboratories
  • Internet
  • Auditorium
  • Bank/ATM
  • Gymnasium
  • Classroom
  • Placement
  • Scholarship
  • Workshop
  • Seminar Halls
  • Health Centre / Hospital
  • CCTV Surveillance System
  • Playground
  • Curricular Activities
  • Reading Rooms
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Multipurpose Hall
  • Blood Donation
  • Conference Hall
  • Counseling Centre
  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Common Rooms
  • Students Welfare Fund
  • Computer Lab
  • Cafeteria/Canteen
  • Anti Ragging
  • Women Cell
  • Anti-Sexual Harassment Committee
  • Campus Security(24x7)
  • Public Transportation
  • Soft Skills Training





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