NIT Meghalaya: Courses, Fees, Contact Details, Facilities

Mohith Kumar Mohith Kumar | Feb 13, 2024
Mohith Kumar
Mohith Kumar

Updated on - Feb 13, 2024

Latest Updates for NIT Meghalaya

NIT Meghalaya was established in 2010 under the NIT Act 2007. National Institute of Technology Meghalaya B.Tech admissions will be decided based on JEE Main 2023 examination. The JEE Main application process is complete, and JEE Main Cutoff 2024 is the deciding factor. The JEE Main Session 1 2024 result has been announced on February 13, 2024.


NITM offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs under Engineering, Science and Humanities streams. As per the latest NIRF Ranking 2022, NIT Meghalaya ranks 60th in the Engineering category. National Institute of Technology Meghalaya has a career development centre for placement services. There are a lot of other clubs and societies in the institute for co-curricular and extracurricular activities.

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NIT Meghalaya Quick Insights

National Institute of Technology Meghalaya was founded in 2010. Its highlights, such as its founding year, address, contact number, approvals, programmes offered, and email id, are tabulated below

Year of Establishment


Type of institute



Ministry of Human Resource Development

Campus Area

300 Acres

Courses/Degree Offered

Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral

Infrastructure Facilities

classrooms, labs, library, mess, hostels, etc.


Shillong, Meghalaya, India

NIT Meghalaya Admission Dates 2024

NITM accepts the scores of JEE Main/ CAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ GMAT/ GATE/ IIT JAM for admission to different courses. Some important dates related to NIT Agartala admission 2024 are given below.

Event  Date
JEE Main Exam Dates 2023 of Session 2 Apr 6 - Apr 15, 2024
JEE Main 2024 Provisional Answer Key  April 19,  2024
JEE Main 2024 Final Answer Key  April, 2024
JEE Main 2024 Results April,  2024
JoSAA Counselling Begins June 19, 2024

National Institute of Technology Meghalaya Ranking

National Institute of Technology Meghalaya NIRF Ranking 2022 was made public on July 15, 2022. According to the most recent NIRF Ranking 2022, NIT Meghalaya is ranked 60th in the engineering category. The following are some of its other rankings

  • NIT Meghalaya ranked 60 among Engineering colleges by the NIRF Rankings 2022.
  • NIT Meghalaya ranked 72 among Engineering colleges by the IIRF Rankings 2022.
  • NIT Meghalaya ranked 25 among BTech colleges by India Today in 2022.
  • NIT Meghalaya ranked 59 among Engineering colleges by the NIRF Rankings 2021.
  • NIT Meghalaya ranked 22 among Engineering colleges by Outlook 2021.
  • NIT Meghalaya ranked 21 for BTech by Outlook 2020.
  • NIT Meghalaya ranked 61 among Engineering colleges by the NIRF Rankings 2020.

NITM Courses

NIT Meghalaya's undergraduate and postgraduate programmes aim to provide high-quality education to talented science, engineering, and technology students. Some details about the courses at NITM are given below.

Course Duration Selection Criteria
B.Tech 4 Years JEE Main + JoSAA Counselling 
M.Tech 2 Years GATE + CCMT Counselling
MSc 2 Years Graduation + IIT JAM score
PhD 3 Years Written Test/ UGC-NET scores

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NIT Meghalaya Fee Details

The fee-related information on courses offered at NIT Meghalaya is given below.

Course Total Tuition Fee
BTech INR 5.90 Lakh
MTech INR 64,1500

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NITM Departments

NIT Meghalaya offers engineering courses under the supervision of experts with extensive experience. The National Institute Technology Meghalaya departments are listed below.

Civil Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Mechanical Engineering




Humanities & Social Sciences

NIT Meghalaya Admission

NIT Meghalaya admissions 2024 provides a sizable selection of undergraduate and graduate-level courses. These include BTec, MTech, and MSc and PhD courses. Admission to these courses is based on national-level exams, including JEE Main, GATE and IIT JAM.

Registrations are made online through the official website, and students must appear for the entrance exam and counselling to ensure admission at NIT Meghalaya.

NIT Meghalaya Eligibility criteria

For each course, there is a separate eligibility criterion for admission. Apart from that the student who desires admission has to write the required entrance test and pass the National Institute Technology Meghalaya cutoff.

B.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed 12th class board exams from any recognised board to qualify for B.Tech admissions at NIT Meghalaya.
  • Candidates must have scored at least 75% marks in 12th board exams.
  • Candidates must take the JEE Main exam and participate in the JoSAA counseling for final seat allocations.
  • Scores secured by candidates in JEE Main determine whether or not they will get admission.

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M.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should have done graduation in either B.Tech or B.E. in any relevant subject.
  • Candidates must have scored at least 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA at graduation.
  • Admission to these courses depends upon the GATE ranks of the candidates.

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M.Sc Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidates must have passed B.Sc in a similar stream from a recognised university.
  • The candidates must have a valid JAM score.

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Why Choose National Institute Technology Meghalaya?

NIT Meghalaya is one of the nation's foremost institutions for teaching various information and technology subjects in Shillong. The institute's primary goal is to advance knowledge and technology through its young and innovative faculty by emphasising innovation and applied research in every field so that not only the students but also the State, area, and country as a whole can be developed as responsible citizens.

NIT Meghalaya Academic Advantages

  • NIT Meghalaya has been ranked 60th by the NIRF Ranking 2022 among the best engineering colleges in India.
  • NIT Meghalaya has a career development centre for placement services.
  • NIT Meghalaya offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs under Engineering, Science and Humanities streams.
  • With limited space and infrastructure, NIT Meghalaya has been trying to work out to create an excellent environment for learning and research and develop a niche for a talented and successful team of students
  • Its excellent curriculum has helped in attain this rank in a very short time. NITM offers several courses of which ECE and CSE mostly opt.

NIT Meghalaya Cutoff

NIT Meghalaya JEE Main cutoff 2023 will be released soon. The institute conducts admission to various UG and PG courses based on the cutoff of their respective entrance exams. Thus, the aspiring candidates seeking admission at NIT Meghalaya in provided courses are to accordingly qualify for JEE Mains/GATE/IIT JAM with an eligible score.

NIT Meghalaya JEE Main Cutoff 2023 (Expected)

Name of the Course Opening Rank Closing Rank
Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 73455 73470
Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 30665 30660
Electrical and Electronics Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 53785 53790
Electronics and Communication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 49575 52890
Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 56680 56685

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National Institute of Technology Meghalaya Infrastructure

NIT Meghalaya’s campus is spread over 300 acres of land, surrounded by the breathtaking view of Meghalaya's East Khasi Hills district. The academic and administrative buildings of NIT Meghalaya cover 25,000 square meters of land. NIT Meghalaya is a residential college. It offers a variety of facilities to all of its students, some of which are listed below

  • Library
  • Hostels
  • Residential Facilities
  • Health Centres
  • Wi-Fi
  • Gym
  • Sports Facilities

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NIT Meghalaya Placements

NIT Meghalaya placements are managed and controlled by the Centre for Career Development. The National Institute of Technology Meghalaya has seen a 3% increase in placements since 2021. Although the placement report for the current year has yet to be released, it has been noted that

  • 108 undergraduate and 10 postgraduate students were placed.
  • The median package awarded was INR 6.5 LPA and 6.25 LPA for undergraduate and postgraduate students, respectively.

NIT Meghalaya Top Recruiters

Several recruiters visit the NITM campus for placements. Some of the best recruiters are mentioned below.

Wipro Microsoft Deloitte
TCS Volkswagen Infosys
Cognizant KEC International Limited Tata

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NIT Meghalaya Scholarships

NIT Meghalaya believes that no student should be denied an education because of their financial or social circumstances. NIT Meghalaya provides scholarships to deserving students in this regard. NIT Meghalaya offers the following scholarships

  • Chinese Government Scholarship
  • Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship
  • Merit-cum-Means Scholarships

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National Institute of Technology Meghalaya Collaborations

NIT Meghalaya values collaborations and partnerships with international institutions, organisations, and universities. These collaborations bring diverse perspectives, expertise, and insights, enhancing our education and research. Regarding research or teaching, partnerships are formed based on a shared interest in a specific topic.

International Collaborations

Country Partnering Institute
Japan Shimane University, University of Tokyo, Tokyo University of Science
Austria Vienna University of Technology, Johannes Kepler University Linz
Brazil Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo
Canada University of Windsor
France INRA & Inria Sophia Antipolis
UAE New York University, Abu Dhabi

NITM Alumni

NIT Meghalaya Alumni Association is an association of graduates or, more broadly of former students. The purpose of an association is to foster a spirit of loyalty and to promote the general welfare of the organization. The National Institute of Technology Meghalaya Alumni Association (NITMAS) was formed in 2015. The primary goal of this association is to act as a bridge between the past and present of NIT Meghalaya. Some of NIT Meghalaya’s notable alumni are

Notable Alumni Profession
Dileep Kumar Lingamallu President
Nitish Wardhan Ahirwar Vice-President
Amarjeet Kumar Ram Secretary

NIT Meghalaya Highlights

Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 42
Year of Establishment 2010
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Total Area (In Acre) 200

NIT Meghalaya Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#16 in 2023 Engineering
#72 in 2023 Engineering
#39 in 2022 Engineering

NIT Meghalaya Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
BTech ₹4,81,399 4 Years
MTech ₹1,40,000 2 Years
MSc ₹30,000 2 Years
PhD ₹23,523 3 Years

NIT Meghalaya Courses and Fee Structure

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Exams Accepted by NIT Meghalaya

JEE Main

Result Date: Apr 25, 2024

NIT Meghalaya FAQs

When was NIT Meghalaya established?

NIT Meghalaya was established in 2010.

When will the JEE Main 2023 results be released?

JEE Main 2023 results will be released by the end of April.

Is NIT Meghalaya a recognised institute?

Yes, NIT Meghalaya is a UGC-recognised and MHRD approved institute of national importance.

Is NIT Meghalaya public or private institute?

NIT Meghalaya is a public institute and an institute of national importance.

How can I apply to NIT Meghalaya?

Admission to UG, PG, and PhD courses in NIT Meghalaya is conducted through national entrance examinations like JEE, JAM, and GATE.

What is the NIT Meghalaya ranking?

NIT Meghalaya ranked 85 among Engineering colleges under NIRF Rankings 2022. The 2023 rankings will be released soon.

Is there a decent placement cell in NIT Meghalaya?

In total, the institute placed 70% of its students for the academic year 2021–2022. The highest and average packages for NIT Meghalaya placement 2022, according to media reports, were INR 46 LPA and INR 10 LPA, respectively.

What courses are available at NIT Meghalaya?

NIT Meghalaya currently provides BTech, MTech, MSc, and PhD degrees in a variety of specialisations.

NIT Meghalaya Reviews

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Debasish Borah Batch 2019 M.Sc Physics
Reviewed on Dec 12, 2017
3.5 Placements
2.5 Fees
4.5 Academics
2.5 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : Key companies-ASEB ,INFOSYS,Indian Navy Power Grid Corporation Limited IBM India Private Limited are the companies which come for the placements.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Eligibility criteria is 6.5 (on 10 scale) or 60% in physics. There is

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Janvi Chakravarty Batch 2018 M.Sc Mathematics
Reviewed on Oct 16, 2016

Entrance Exams & Admissions : The eligibility criteria for the course is  60% in graduation level.  The entrance exam is conducted by the college. The cutoff depends on highest scorer in JAM.

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Akhil Sanadhya Batch 2017 B.Tech Civil Engineering
Reviewed on Aug 28, 2016
4.5 Academics
5 Fees
5 Placements
3.5 Infrastructure

Placements & Internships : Most of the companies are IT, followed by r & d, manufacturing, core companies and even management companies. We have 15th rank among all nits and are in top colleges of India on basis of placement only. 

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Nikhil Tripathi Batch 2017 B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]
Reviewed on Aug 26, 2016
5 Fees

Fees & Scholarships : Tution Fee is Rs 35000 per year. Scholarships : Based on financial conditions and abilities. A lot many are available. Average number of students getting scholarships: 20 out of 130 in e

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Chiron Hajong Batch 2015 B.Tech Electronics and Communication Engineering
Reviewed on Apr 19, 2016
4.5 Academics
2.5 Infrastructure
2 Campus

Academics & Faculty : This college is very good, the classes are conducted regularly, teachers are  very experienced,though we dont have permanent campus we are performing well in every field.

College Infrastructure & Hostel Facilities : There are five hostels,one is for M

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