Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT) Nagpur, in Maharashtra, conducts UG and PG level courses in the engineering field.

VNIT Nagpur

Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT) Nagpur, Maharashtra, was established in 1960 by the joint collaboration of Government of India and Government of Maharashtra. Formerly known as Visvesvaraya Regional College of Engineering (VRCE), the institute was accorded the status of Deemed University in 2002 and also renamed as Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT) Nagpur. VNIT Nagpur offers engineering courses at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate level. All these programmes are offered by the institute as per the strict norms of the Government of Maharashtra. VNIT Nagpur is spread across 215.26 acres of land, which contains state-of-the-art infrastructure for the overall development of its students within the campus.


The college offers the following undergraduate programme:
B Tech
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Computer Science & Engineering
    Electrical & Electronics Engineering
    Electronics and Communication Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering

Post Graduate:
The college offers the following postgraduate programme:
  • Civil Engineering (M.Tech)
  • Electrical Engineering (M.Tech)
  • Electronic and Computer Science (M.Tech)
  • Applied Mechanics (M.Tech)
  • Metallurgy (M.Tech)
M Tech
    M Tech (Mechanical Engineering)


The college offers the following doctorate programmes:

  • Applied Mechanics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Material Engineering
  • Mining
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics


Minimum educational qualification required is a pass in the Higher Secondary or 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (45% of marks for SC Students and 40% of marks for ST students).

Post Graduate:
M Tech
Aspiring candidates must hold a Bachelors degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in an appropriate area, with at least 60% marks or equivalent for General category students (55 % marks for SC/ST students), from any recognized University.

For pursuing PhD in Engineering a first Class or more than 60% is required in BE / B Tech (or equivalent examination) and M Tech / M Tech (by research) in basic branch (or allied branch of engineering). For PhD Sciences one needs a first class at BSc and MSc in relevant discipline.
Admission Procedure:

Admission is done on the basis of candidates' AIEEE scores, conducted by CBSE.

Entrance Test: AIEEE Exam

Post Graduate:
The admission of the candidates is done on the basis of their ranks in the GATE entrance test.

Entrance Test: GATE Exam

Admissions of the candidates are done on the basis of their performances in written test and personal interview.
  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Workshops
  • Separate hostels for boys and girls
  • Computer Laboratory
  • Extra Curricular activities
  • Health Care
  • Industry Institute Interaction Cell
  • Scholarships

Contact Address:
VNIT Nagpur
South Ambazari Road,
Nagpur - 440 010, Maharashtra
Phone: +91-712-2222828, 2224123, 22
Fax: +91-712-2223969, 2223230

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