The Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT), Nagpur is an Institute of National Importance established by an Act of Parliament, National Institute of Technology Act 2012, No. 28 of 2012 in continuation of Principal Act (29 of 2007). It is located in the heart of Nagpur city on sprawling campus of 214 acres. The official website address of VNIT is www.vnit.ac.in. The Institute enjoys a prestigious position in the country, especially in Central India, and is recognized as a pace-setting institute for other educational institutions in the region. The Institute runs 9 UG and 21 PG courses apart from Ph.D. programs in the area of Engineering, Architecture and Science.
VNIT Nagpur has been ranked third, amongst all thirty one NIT’s by National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), Ministry of Education (Shiksha Mantralaya), GOI.
Institute has following ranked in other various ranking surveys 2016:
- 10th Best Engineering Institute in i3RC Times Engineering survey (First amongst all NITs).
- 24th Top Engineering College in India as per Outlook magazine.