National Institute of Technology (NIT) is a Deemed University located in Silchar, Assam. The institute is approved by The University Grants Commission (UGC) and All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). NIT offers various UG, PG and Ph.D. courses. Admission to certain courses will be on the basis of Entrance Exams – JEE Main (B.Tech.), GATE (M.Tech.), JAM (M.Sc.) and CAT/MAT/CMAT (MBA).