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About National Institute of Technology Goa       

The National Institute of Technology Goa (NITGoa) is a premier technical Institute of the region. NITGoa was established in the year 2010 by an act of parliament (NIT act 2007) and it is declared as ‘Institute of National Importance ‘. NITGoa is an autonomous institute and functioning under the aegis of Ministry of human Resource Development(MHRD), Govt. of India. The campus is located at Farmagudi, Ponda approximately 29 km southeast of Panaji, the capital of Goa and it is a temporary campus. The state of Goa is well connected by road ways, rail ways and air ways with various parts of the country


The Institute offers under Graduate courses in Five Engineering Departments: (1) Computer Science and Engineering (2) Electronics and Communication Engineering (3) Electrical and Electronics Engineering (4) Civil Engineering and (5) Mechanical Engineering. The Institute offers Post Graduate courses and Ph. D  degree in three Engineering Departments: (1) Computer Science and Engineering (2) Electronics and Communication Engineering and (3) Electrical and Electronics Engineering. The Institute also offers Ph.D degree in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Economics and English specialization.


The Institute admits students into the B.Tech degree program on the basis of ranks obtained in the Joint Entrance Examination JEE(Main) and the scheme of Direct Admission to Students Abroad (DASA) with an intake of 30 students in each branch. The institute is sincerely attempting to deliver quality education and to achieve excellence in teaching, learning and research with high professional ethics.


For M.Tech Programme, the Institute admits students through valid GATE score followed by CCMT (Centralized Counselling for M.Tech Admissions). Each department is offering 20 seats for the said programme, out of which 18 seats will be filled up through CCMT and the remaining 2 seats are meant for the sponsored candidates.      




Our Vision    


National Institute of Technology Goa shall emerge as one of the nation's pre-eminent institutions. Through its excellence, it shall serve the Goan society, India and humanity at large with all the challenges and opportunities.      





Our Mission 


            NIT Goa strives for quality faculty, good students and excellent infrastructure

            Strives for excellence, through dissemination, generation and application of knowledge by laying stress on interdisciplinary approach in all the branches of Science, Engineering, Technology, Humanities and Management with emphasis on human values and ethics





University offers various UG and PG programs and PHD programs in the following departments -


  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Applied Sciences



About the Batch


The inaugural stone of the Institute was set up in 2010 and since then the first batch of the college has participated and cooperated to work in unison for the common good. This batch has been with the institute since its inception and has played a critical role for the Institute to take its present shape. With modest infrastructure, they have worked hard and achieved excellence in their academic, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.


They have served as helping hands in the setting up the laboratories and have made sure to volunteer for activities of the institute. In the process they have earned internships in reputed organisation. A number of technical events and cultural events, have been organised by the students to enhance the non-academic interests . With spending years at NIT Goa, they have cultivated skills to match with the ever evolving world from the fields of basic sciences to the technical aspects of their respective disciplines. In order to showcase their understanding of the subject, students have taken up projects in different areas of their departments. As a testimony to their skills and knowledge, students have bagged various prizes at competions being held in other premier institutes.





Some of the notable achievements of this graduating batch are :


  1. Vighnesh Birodkar of Computer Science and Engineering Department was selected for the prestigious "Google Summer of Code (GSoC) Program" for the project titled "Revisiting the Rendering System".


  1. Abhishek Mishra of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department made it to the list of top 25 teams in the world for Schneider Electric's "Go Green in the City" challenge and represented the institute for the final round in Paris.


  1. Goona Nithinkumar of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department got a research paper published in SPIE conference titled "A Novel Method for Design and Development of Magnetic Motor based on Thermal Energy".


  1. Aman Kumar Sharma of Electronics and Communication Engineering got selected for the one year long "Google Student Ambassador (GSA)" program.


  1. Tejas Raut Dessai of Electronics and Communication Engineering got selected for the Times of India's "I Lead India Youth Brigade - Goa".


  1. NIT Goa’s Robotics Team got selected for the IIT Bombay’s MHRD funded ‘e - yantra robotics competition’. They also bagged 1st position in the national level robotics event ‘Automata’ at NITK Surathkal, two years in a row.


With such dynamic and lively spirits, students of the institute are truly technocrats equipped with qualities to be the next generation leaders of the industry.