The National Institute Of Technology – Patna, developed by Ministry Of Human
Resources And Development is aimed at imparting high training, research and
development in the field of Engineering, Science and Technology. It is attached
to the Patna University, for the purpose of conducting examinations and award
NIT Patna is situated on the South bank of river Ganges behind Gandhi Ghat,
one of the most important and sacred place of Patna . The Institute campus is 8
Km from the Patna junction railway station and is 20 Km from the Jai Prakash
Narayan International Airport, Patna . The entry to the institute is from Ashok
Rajpath and it is about 3 Km from the famous Gandhi Maidan.
The Institute is residential in nature and provides residential facilities to
all its students as well as teachers . NIT-Patna offers Post-Graduate and
Under-Graduate programs . It is soon to get a deemed university status with the
powers to frame its own academic policy, conduct examinations on its own and
also to award its own degrees. As part of its campus recruitment program,
several renowned companies like NTPC, BHEL,SAIL,BALCO,L&T,VSNL,CROMPTON
GREAVES and many more recruit good number of students from the college.
VARIOUS PROGRAMS AT NIT-PATNA
NIT Patna offers engineering degrees in the following disciplines:
They also post graduate programs for MBA , MCA.
They also have exclusive departments for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
The institute has produced prominent alumni in the past who have important
positions in senior Govt. and Private organizations. Many big industries
recruit students on a regular basis from NIT-PATNA. Among the notable alumni
include Mr.Nitish Kumar, Former union minister for railways under the
NDA government and cuurently the chief minister of Bihar. Another eminent
personality is Dr.Priya Prasad, a world-renowned biomechanics expert who
has spent his past 30 years at Ford Motor Company, studying the human body and
its response to physical forces in vehicle crashes.
Official Website is www.nitp.ac.in