Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology

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Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology
मुजफ्फरपुर प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान
Motto Sarvopari Karma
Motto in English Work is above everything else
Established 1954
Type Public
Principal Prof. Nathani
Dean Prof. Nathani
Academic staff 50
Admin. staff 150
Students 1,350
Undergraduates 1,300
Postgraduates 50
Location India Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India
Campus Urban 85 acres (340,000 m2)
Nickname MIT, Muzaffarpur
Affiliations Aryabhatta Knowledge University

Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology (Devanāgarī: मुजफ्फरपुर प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान) (commonly referred to as MIT, Muzaffarpur) is a public, coeducational engineering college in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India.It is the top engineering college of bihar and one of the best institute of India. It is wholly funded by the government of Bihar.[1] It was founded in 1954, just after India attained independence in 1947. The foundation stone was laid by the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru after IIT KGP it was 2nd top Institute of INDIA.[2]} It runs undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Engineering and Pharmacy. The institute has a campus at Muzaffarpur. Its alumni hold positions in government departments, public sector and private sector organizations in India and abroad. It is 2nd best institute in leather technology after IIT KANPUR. The institute celebrated its Golden Jubilee in 2004. Every year many students are successfully crack IES, GATE and UPSC examination.



MIT (established with the name College of Civil Engineering, Muzaffarpur) began on September 25, 1954 with one discipline: Civil Engineering. Committee recommended the establishment of higher technical institutions in India, along the lines of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and consulting from the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign along with affiliated secondary institutions. The report urged that work should start with the speedy establishment of major institutions in the four quarters of the country with the ones in the east and the west to be set up immediately It was inaugurated by C.P.N. Singh, governor of then East Punjab (now Punjab, Haryana and parts of Himachal Pradesh). The first Prime Minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru laid the foundation of the main building on April 21, 1956. Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering disciplines were added in 1960 and the institute was renamed as Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology. Pharmacy and Leather Technology were added in 1978 and 1986 respectively. Information Technology and Electronics and Communication Engineering disciplines were introduced in 2001.[4] In December 2008, the government of Bihar declared that MIT would be developed into a model engineering college.[5]


The campus is in the north-west corner of Muzaffarpur city, along MuzaffarpurMotihari road, and spread over an area of 85 acres (340,000 m2) four kilometers from Muzaffarpur railway station. The institute is flanked by the holy river Burhi Gandak on the north, a reservoir on the east, MuzaffarpurMotihari road on the south, and the road network on the west. Some parts of the campus is fully AC. The campus is fully enabled wifi and LAN wifi speed is more than 16 Mbit/s . The campus is divided into the following zones:

  • Academic Zone that includes department offices, lecture theaters, libraries libraries is fully electronics and advanced which is 1st in Bihar and workshops is highly developed
  • Student Residential Zone
  • Faculty and Staff Residential Zone
  • Student Recreational Area that includes football ground, cricket ground, basketball courts, badminton courts, hockey field, lawn tennis courts swimming pools.
  • AVH is the hall for the cultural activities this hall has special sound system 52.1 channels which is first in any college of india.

The campus has a canteen canteen is fully AC and contains verities of items two separate counters for vegetarian and non vegetarian, shopping complex, student activity centre, hospital hitech hospital service 24×7 has world class facilities 10 ICU , primary school named MIT Bal Niketan, branch of State Bank of India, post office bank of baroda and a temple. has their own security system .


Admission to undergraduate courses is made on the basis of merit in a competitive examination conducted by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board.[6] Bihar Domicile students are eligible to appear in this examination. This is very tough competition after jee and AIEEE among all the states of country . Examination contains two parts PT & MAINS . Only 1000 seats are available in government . Admission to postgraduate programmes is done on all India basis based upon score in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) conducted by IITs/IISc.

University affiliation[edit]

MIT is affiliated to Aryabhatta Knowledge University, Patna.

Academic departments[edit]

Degree programs[edit]

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)[edit]

MIT has the following branches at the undergraduate Bachelor of Technology level. The number of seats available in each discipline is given in parentheses:

Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm.)[edit]

Master of Technology[edit]

At the postgraduate M.Tech level MIT has the following branches:

Facilities for Ph.D. research exist in all departments.

Graduate studies after MIT[edit]

MIT students have pursued Ph.D/M.S/MBA in universities around the world.

Student life[edit]


The institute is residential in nature. There are six boys hostels having a capacity to accommodate 1400 students and one girls hostel (the Golden Jubilee Girls Hostel) with a capacity to accommodate 200 students. Girls hostel is fully AC and fully secured . Entry of any boys is strictly prohibited. 8 cctv cameras captures the 360 ° view of GH and record the 24×7 . Guest Houses for parents and others .

Arts club[edit]

A programme is organized in the Christmas holiday by students. The participants come from the colleges throughout the country. B.R. Ambedkar jayanti .Prizes are awarded to participants. The society has purchased musical instruments. The audio-visual hall of the institute serves as a venue to stage cultural activities.

Sports club[edit]

The sports club has been functioning since 1954 and provides facilities for cricket, lawn tennis, badminton, volleyball, basketball, football tabletennis and indoor games. The club organizes the institute's annual sports, an inter-college athletic meet and a lawn tennis tournament every year at MIT sports grounds. Intercollege and interstates tournaments helds every year.


The Small Industries Research, Training and Development Organization (SIRTDO) was established at MIT in 1976 with financial support from the government of Bihar with the objective to encourage entrepreneurship among MIT students. The organization organizes orientation programmes with the collaboration of other national level institutes. SIRTDO acts as incubation center for new business ventures by providing facilities at the campus and provides training to the entrepreneurs in product design, development and management, marketing and finance.

Organisational Framework:

Techfest is an organisation entirely managed by students with a three-tier team structure. The core committee consists of 23 members: 1 Overall Coordinator at the helm and 22 managers who overlook all the aspects and activities of Techfest. A team of over 800 Coordinators and Organisers along with their respective managers work in sync to execute and implement the splendid spectacle called Techfest. ===RESEARCH=== ... 50 ways that MIT has transformed computer science: the countdown to our MAC50 celebration! (May 28–29)

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Notable alumni[edit]


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