Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur is one of the thirty National Institutes of Technology in the country. The Govt. of India conferred on the Institute, the Deemed to be University status (under University Grants Commission Act, 1956 (3 of 1956)) with effect from 26th June 2002. Subsequently, the Central Govt. by Act of Parliament (National Institutes of Technology Act, 2007 (29 of 2007)) declared VNIT Nagpur as an Institute of National Importance along with all other NITs. The Act was brought into force from 15th August 2007.
Area of Excellence
The prime objective of establishing Regional Engineering Colleges was to impart quality technical education throughout the country and foster national integration.
Research Capability and Focus Area
We have more than 15 departments with Research Project currently going on. Link : https://vnit.ac.in/index.php/rdprojects/#ffs-tabbed-14
Notable Research / Publication
We are having 8 UG, 1 B Arch, 23 PG (including 3 M Sc) & 4 Basic Sciences department. With Ph D in all above mentioned Departments.