Established in 1992, KIIT University is counted amongst the most prestigious universities in India. In 2004, KIIT was granted University status by the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Govt. of India for its commitment to teaching excellence. The contributions made by faculty members at the University, students as well as alumni have been acknowledged at the national as well as global level. Through its 19 schools, the University imparts education in 100 plus disciplines, spanning Engineering, Medicine, Management, Biotechnology, Law and others. It provides education at Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral degree level to more than 27000 students every year.