National Institute of Technology, Uttarakhand

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National Institute of Technology Uttarakhand
MottoAbhyasadhyarayetah Vidya
Motto in English
Knowledge is maintained through Practice and Hardship
TypePublic technical university
ChairmanR.K. Tyagi
DirectorLalit Kumar Awasthi
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National Institute of Technology Uttarakhand (also known as NIT Uttarakhand or NITUK) is a public technical university in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. It was founded in 2009,[1] as one of the 10 new National Institutes of Technology in India, and is recognised as an Institute of National Importance. It admitted its first batch of students in 2010-11.[2][3]

Aerial view of the Temporary Campus

The temporary campus is located in Govt. ITI, Srinagar, Uttarakhand, Pauri Garhwal district. Srinagar Garhwal is 105 kilometres (65 mi) from Rishikesh on National Highway 58 leading to Badrinath. Rishikesh railway station is the nearest railway station. The nearest airport is Jolly Grant Airport,near Haridwar 125 kilometres (78 mi) from Srinagar.


The Institute is currently operating from temporary campus located at Srinagar (Garhwal), Uttarakhand. The permanent campus is being built at Sumari, Uttarakhand.



Since 2013, the Bachelor of Technology admissions for Indian students were taken through JEE Main[4] The B. Tech admissions for foreign students are done through Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA) Scheme.[5]

For admissions to M.Tech./M.Arch./M.Plan. programs, one has to qualify GATE exam & then has to undergo CCMT (Centralized Counselling for M.Tech./M.Arch./M.Plan. Admissions).[6]

Academic programmes[edit]

The university offers degrees in Sciences & Humanities (2010), Computer Science engineering (2010), Electrical and Electronic engineering (2010), Electronics and Communication Engineering (2010), Mechanical Engineering (2012) and Civil Engineering (2013).[3]


  1. ^ campus, nit. "sumari". Retrieved 15 July 2013.
  2. ^ Govt, MHRD. "MHRD". Archived from the original on 7 July 2013. Retrieved 15 July 2013.
  3. ^ a b box, mingle. "mingle". Retrieved 15 July 2013.
  4. ^ Main, JEE. "JEE MAIN". Archived from the original on 16 July 2013. Retrieved 15 July 2013.
  5. ^ nit, dasa. "DASA". Archived from the original on 6 August 2013. Retrieved 15 July 2013.
  6. ^ "CCMT".

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