The National Institute of Technology Goa (NITGoa) is a premier technical Institute
of the region. NITGoa was established in the year 2010 by an act of parliament (NIT
act 2007) and it is declared as ‘Institute of National Importance ‘. NITGoa is an
autonomous institute and functioning under the aegis of Ministry of Human Resource
Development(MHRD), Govt. of India. The campus is located at Farmagudi, Ponda approximately
29 km southeast of Panaji, the capital of Goa and it is a temporary campus. The
state of Goa is well connected by road ways, rail ways and air ways with various
parts of the country.
NIT Goa started its academics in 2010 with three engineering departments (1) Computer
Science and Engineering (2) Electronics and Communication Engineering (3) Electrical
and Electronics Engineering (4) Civil Engineering and (5) Mechanical Engineering
and Electronics Engineering at undergraduate level. NITGoa attracts students from
all over the country and abroad. The Institute admits students into the B.Tech degree
program on the basis of ranks obtained in the Joint Entrance Examination JEE(Main)
and the scheme of Direct Admission to Students Abroad (DASA) with an intake of 30
students in each branch. The institute is sincerely attempting to deliver quality
education and to achieve excellence in teaching, learning and research with high
National Institute of Technology Goa shall emerge as one of the nation's pre-eminent
institutions. Through its excellence, it shall serve Goan society, India and the
global society at large with all its challenges and opportunities.
NIT Goa strives for quality faculty, good students and excellent infrastructure.
Strives for excellence, through dissemination, generation and application of knowledge
laying stress on interdisciplinary approach in all branches of Science, Engineering,
Technology, Humanities and Management with emphasis on human values and ethics.