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National Institute of Technology Mizoram

National Institute of Technology Mizoram
Motto Knowledge is the ultimate goal
Established 2010
Type Institute of National Importance
Location Aizawl, Mizoram, India
Acronym NITMZ

National Institute of Technology Mizoram is one of the 30 National Institutes of Technology situated in Lengpui,[1] Aizawl, Mizoram. NIT Mizoram was one of the ten new NITS established by the Ministry Of Human Resources Development, Govt. of India vide its order no. F. 23-13-2009-TS-III Dated 30 October 2009 and 3 March 2010.[2]



NIT Mizoram campus was initially planned in Thenzawl[3] by the Chief Minister of Mizoram, Pu Lalthanhawla[4] it was later shifted to a place located near Lengpui Airport in a 317 Acre Campus, which is very close to Aizawl, Capital of Mizoram.


The Bachelors programme B. Tech in Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering and Electrical & Electronics Engineering were started in the year 2010 11. The classes of NIT Mizoram were started from 2010 in Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur and shifted to Aizawl only in 2011.[5] The classes are currently operating from Dawrkawn, Chaltlang locality of Aizawl. NIT Mizoram Lengpui Campus Foundation stone was laid by Kapil Sibal, Minister of Human Resource Development on 13 October 2012.[6]


The Institute is running the following Departments at present.[7]

  1. Computer Science Engineering
  2. Electric & Electronic Engineering (EEE)
  3. Electronic & Communication Engineering
  4. Mechanical Engineering
  5. Civil Engineering

Library & Centres


The Students at present are being lodged in Saizahawla Boarding School in Tanhri, near Mizoram University.[8][9]

See also


  1. ^ Lalsawta (22 Junly 2012). "Education Minister". Vanglaini. 
  2. ^ "NIT Mizoram Established by Ministry of Human Resource, Govt of India". Retrieved 11 August 2012. 
  3. ^ "NIT hmun tur sawn vangin darkar 2 lirthei dang dawn". Retrieved 11 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Site for NIT in Mizoram finalized". Meghalaya Times. Retrieved 11 August 2012. 
  5. ^ Times News Network (25 June 2011). "Students slam Mizoram NIT for attempting to commence classes sans infrastructure". Times of India. Retrieved 11 August 2012. 
  6. ^ Chawngte, Lalramliana. "HRD MINISTER IN NIT MIZORAM CAMPUS DINNA TUR LUNGPHUM A PHUM". DIPR Mizoram. Retrieved 15 October 2012. 
  7. ^ "NIT Department". Retrieved 11 August 2012. 
  8. ^ "NIT, Mizoram-in tun thla ni 20 atangin Aizawl-ah class tan tum". The Zozam Times. Retrieved 13 September 2012. 

External links

  • Official website
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