National Institute of Technology, Patna

National Institute of Technology, Patna is the 18th National Institute of Technology established by the Ministry of H.R.D. Government of India after rechristening the erstwhile Bihar College of Engineering Patna on 28-JAN-2004. NIT Patna established its humble beginning in 1886 with the establishment of pleaders survey training school which was subsequently promoted of Bihar College of Engineering Patna in 1924. It made this institute the 6th Oldest Engineering Institute of India. The graduate level curriculum was later upgraded to the post graduate level in 1978. The institute is located on the south bank of holy river Ganga behind Gandhi Ghat, one of the most holy and reverential place of Patna. The Gandhi Ghat is associated with the immersion of ashes of father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi (Bapu) in the river Ganga. The campus has a beautiful serene of river view with historic building presenting a spectacle of architectural delight and natural beauty.National Institute of Technology Patna has been announced as an Institute of National Importance and has been granted a fully Autonomous Status by MHRD, Government of India. The Institute has also been announced as a Center of Excellence of impart high level education training , research and development in science, engineering technology and humanities. It is providing a high quality education and values at U.G. (B.Tech), PG (M.Tech) & PhD programs through its experienced faculty well versed in their respective field of engineering an technology with well equipped laboratories . At the moment, the Institute has seven disciplines viz. Architecture, Civil Engineering, Compute Science & Eng., Electrical Eng., Electronics & Communication Eng., Information Technology and Mechanical Eng., and well established departments of physics, Mathematics and Humanities and Social Science.


National Institute of Technology, Patna
Bihar, India

Phone : 0612 – 237 1715 / 237 2715 / 237 1929 / 237 0419 / 237 0843 / 237 1930

List of facilities available at National Institute of Technology, Patna for students.

  • wifi
  • Library
  • Sports
  • Transportation
  • Hostels
  • Healthcare
  • Internet
  • Cafeteria
  • Computer Labs