National Institute of Technology (NIT), Goa

Ponda (Goa) Estd : 2010 Approved by : MHRD, AICTE Type : Government
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National Institute of Technology

The National Institute of Technology Goa, also known as NIT Goa or NITG, is considered as one of the premier technical institutes of the region. NIT Goa was established in 2010 and it started its first academic year in 2010-11 by admitting its first batch of students. The institute was ranked at 76th position by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) in 2017. NITG was set-up during the Eleventh Five Year Plan by the Ministry of Human Resources Development (HRD) with other ten newly set-up NITs. The central government sanctioned 250 crores to build the institution. In the initial years, NIT Goa was mentored by NIT Karnataka, Surathkal. 

NIT Goa has 7 departments namely Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Applied Science, Humanities and Social Sciences, Electric and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering. These departments manage 5 undergraduate courses in engineering, 3 postgraduate courses in engineering and 5 courses in PhD. A strong faculty of 40 members is always dedicated to achieving greatness for the institute and students. Students need to qualify entrance examinations to get admission to these courses in NIT Goa. some of the examinations are conducted at the national level while some at the college level. 

The vision of NIT Goa is to emerge as one of India’s pre-eminent institutions and to serve humanity at large with all the challenges and opportunities through its excellence. The institute strives for quality faculty, good students and excellent infrastructure to provide them with the best facilities. NIT Goa lays stress on an interdisciplinary approach in all the branches of Engineering, Humanities, Science, Management and Technology with an emphasis on ethics and human values. The campus of NIT Goa is located at Farmagudi, Ponda in Goa. NIT Goa also has a Training and Placement Cell that facilitates an active and productive interaction between the students of the institute and recruiters. The cell keeps releasing job announcement forms from time to time for students. 


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NIT GOA, Ponda Placement

The training and placement cell is endowed with the responsibility to cater to the needs of training and placement of its elite students. It helps the institute in inviting companies for campus recruitment, organising pre-placement talks, interviews and corporate interaction. This interface serves as a guide for the companies to make them familiar with the facts and process, pertaining to ...

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Awards and Rankings

Student Achievements :

  • NIT Goa students are leading an all Goa initiative namely Laser Mission 10x (LMTx) in association with AFA Goa (Association of Friends of Astronomy) which aims at increasing the interest of students toward pursuing science after their high school and to bridge the gap between practical knowledge and theoretical studies.

  • 4 Students were selected for Internship at CERN (The European Organization for Nuclear Research) Geneva, Switzerland

  • Two students received the invitation from the Rastrapathi Bhavan, New Delhi to participate in National Innovation Clubs held on 10th March, 2015

  • One student is the member of the winning team for Semicolons 2015- An International Hackathon

  • Two students secured Bronze medal in the webism worldquant contest standing 85th & 93rd in the country

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Contact Details of National Institute of Technology, Ponda

  • Contact No:
    0832- 2404200
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  • Address:
    Farmagudi, Ponda, Goa 403401
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