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About the Institute of Technology

Institute of Technology, Nirma University was established in the year 1995 by the Nirma Education and Research Foundation (NERF). The Institute is the first self-financed engineering college of the State of Gujarat. Four undergraduate programmes of the Institute of Technology, viz., Computer Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering and Chemical Engineering are accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) under Tier-I category. It is one of the most sought after institutes and has been recognised as a leading centre of education in the Country. The Institute offers multidisciplinary undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes in Engineering and Technology. It has been consistently ranked among the top self-financed engineering colleges of India.

Institute of Technology by the Numbers

The Institute gives numerous learning opportunities to its students and strives to equip them with the knowledge and skills required to build a successful professional career. The Institute is known for the outstanding calibre of its students, well qualified faculty dedicated to teaching and research and excellent infrastructure. The alumni have kept the Institute flag flying high, distinguishing themselves through their achievements in the industry and society.

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The Institute is ranked 10th across the country, 2nd in West zone, and 8th in Research among 140 Engineering Institutes in the country surveyed by the Times of India in 2019. The CSR-GHRDC Engineering Colleges Survey 2019 also places the Institute at 8th position in the colleges of Super Excellence category at National level, 1st in the State, 9th in Research and Consultancy and 8th in Placements across the Country. Research initiatives in the Institute received a boost with new MoUs signed with CSIR-CSMCRI, Bhavnagar, CSIR-AMPRI, Bhopal, NCL Pune and SPRERI, Vallabh Vidhyanagar. These are aimed at enhancing the collaborative activities with R&D organisations and strengthen research in the institute. On the student front, Team ROBOCON has once again proved its merit and supremacy in the National ABU Asia-Pacific Robot Contest by being the first Runner Up in the National Championship ROBOCON 2019, conducted at IIT, Delhi. In the recently concluded All-Terrain Vehicle National Level Competition organised by SAE-BAJA, the m-BAJA team brought laurels to the Institute by winning the Best Skill BAJA award for exhibiting exemplary manufacturing skills. The Team e-BAJA also won five awards, including first in Sales, first in CAE, first in acceleration, and first in durability, maintaining the excellent performance in SAE-BAJA. The Team “CON-SL-E 3.0” of the Department of Instrumentation and Control Engineering from the Institute of Technology, Nirma University were the proud winners of the ME Silver Cup this year too maintaining the winning streak from 2017 to 2019.

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  • Every single day I spent at the Institute of Technology, brought a promise of future and the means to get there. It inculcated in me, habits which stood by me when I aimed for excellence in my professional life. TheRead More

    Pranav Mistry (Batch:1999-2003 )
  • My decision to pursue Mechanical Engineering was a pivotal decision of my academic career. I attribute my academic success as a post-graduate of a top US university  and my professional success as a former Senior R&D Engineer of aRead More

    Amar Patel (Batch:1996-2000 )
  • Being a proud alumnus, I find myself lucky to have spent the four best years of my life at the Institute of Technology. I was a part of a very vibrant Department of Electrical Engineering. The most salient aspect ofRead More

    Sharang Parnerkar (Batch:2009-2013 )
  • It was a dream come true when I secured my admission in this premium institute for the MCA programme where I was assured of quality education, supported by well-qualified faculty and good infrastructure. The MCA programme provided me with the bestRead More

    Sanket Thakkar (Batch:2009-2012 )
  • Every time I visit the Institute Campus, I am reminded of the 4 amazing years of my life that I spent at the Institute. Having graduated in Computer Engineering (2007), I realize how the Institute equipped me with theRead More

    Gautam Mattey (Batch:2003-2007 )

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Research is not just a philosophy but the very essence of all our academic endeavour. The faculty as well as students of the Institute are actively involved in research. In order to encourage research, the Institute offers various doctoral programmes, has active collaboration with research organisations of repute, undertakes consultancy and funded research projects and maintains laboratories in highly specialised areas. The Institute has more than 105 students registered in the doctoral programmes of all departments. Full time research is encouraged through 16 scholarships every year and more through Government of India initiated Visvesvaraya PhD Scheme for Electronics and IT fields.
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Institute of Technology aims to inculcate the leading trends and contemporary technical knowledge among budding professionals. Various technical, co-curricular, extra-curricular and extra-mural activities are introduced for holistic growth and development of students and faculty members.
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Nirma University At Glance - Aerial View

Established in the year 2003, the Nirma University, Ahmedabad is a research-oriented, student-centric, multidisciplinary, not-for-profit state private university. Within a short period of its existence, it has emerged as a nationally renowned higher education institution. The University and its constituent institutes are highly ranked by different ranking agencies.

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Nirma University Official Video 2018
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Ras Garba 2018
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Nirma University: 27th Convocation Highlights

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Author Priyanka Sharma (priyanka.sharma@nirmauni.ac.in)

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I am AI
I am AI

Sharing the Key note address presented by NVIDIA CTO during GPU Technology Conference 2017. The keynote kicked off with this video showing the many ways AI is changing our lives, and featuring a soundtrack composed by

Author Priyanka Sharma (priyanka.sharma@nirmauni.ac.in)

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At the Age of Smart Machine- Your Child needs Critical Thinking to Survive!
At the Age of Smart Machine- Your Child needs Critical Thinking to Survive!

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Author Richa Mishra (richa.mishra@nirmauni.ac.in)

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Towards HAL 9000
Towards HAL 9000

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Author Sapan Mankad (sapanmankad@nirmauni.ac.in)

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Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence

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Can I live long than my regular age?

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StackOverflow and Developers

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