This institute has been declared as an Institute of National Importance by an Act of Parliament. The institute is one of the 30 National Institutes of Technology situated in Lengpui, Aizawl,Mizoram.
National Institute of Technology Mizoram was established 2010 by Kapil Sibal, Ministry of Human Resources Development, Govt. of India. It offers Bachelor degree programmes in Computer Science Engineering, Electric & Electronic Engineering, Electronic & Communication Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.
Library consists of 5000 books and subscribed e-journalst. It purchases various national newspapers like TOI, Telegraph, Newslink, Economic Times, Employment news and also magazines like India Today, Sports Star.