It is a Centre of Excellence vibrant with academic activities and bubbling with youthful creative energy, making significant contribution to the World of Knowledge and Technology and to the Development of the State, the Region and the Nation.
The National Institute of Technology (NIT) Meghalaya is one among the thirty one NITs in India established under the NIT Act 2007 (Amended 2012) of the Parliament of India as Institutes of National Importance with full funding support from the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. Its permanent campus is currently under development at Cherapunjee. The campus will come up with state-of-the-art infrastructures and all the necessary modern amenities while maintaining harmony with the serene environment of Cherrapunjee. The aim is to build it to be a center of excellence in education and research in the fields of engineering, science and technology. NIT Meghalaya shall be an Institution that does not remain isolated from its surroundings. It shall closely interact with the stake holders, the society, the governments, the NGOs and shall strive to work for the betterment of the state, the region and the nation.
1. NIT Meghalaya was ranked 98 among 3000 in the National Institutional Ranking Framework engineering ranking of 2018.
2. It has a rich collection of around 10,000 text and reference books and electronic resources. In addition to this, the Library provides access to the Digital Library of ACM, IEEE and ASME.
3. NIT Meghalaya has been Ranked 28th under Top 35 Government Engineering Colleges by India Today
4. NIT Meghalaya ranked 98th by NIRF 2018.