NERIST got the status of a deemed to be university on 31st May 2005 under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956.
North Eastern Regional Institute of Science & Technology (NERIST) is located at Nirjuli, Itanagar. The motto of the Institute, The Confluence, the region of Eight States, shows the unwavering determination for this Institute in its mission to train not just its own state, but the states that surround it. While the Institute was once a prominent institution but is not as because of the expansion of many new colleges and universities. Furthermore the Institute is now a recognized university, has now important facilities in their green campus.
The foundation stone of NERIST was laid by 7th President India, Giani Zail Singh in 1984. Before this, a group composed of faculty members from IIM A created a report that was submitted for approval by the North Eastern Council.
The school is recognized in The National Institute Ranking Framework in 2021 for the top engineering education quality. It was also placed 333th by the year 2021, as one of the top universities in India. Accreditation by UGC (University Grant Commission) and AICTE.
The Institute offers B. Tech. B.Sc., Diploma and Certificate degrees in its departments of engineering. In addition for PG programs the Institute has auxiliary departments that are dedicated to the program.
Infrastructure in one glance displays the potential of an institution. A well-constructed infrastructure, accompanied by a competent teachers and staff is the most important thing of a student. Furthermore the quality of education and integrated learning can be achieved through the availability of facilities and infrastructure. Colleges that have a good infrastructure can contribute directly and in indirect ways to overall growth of the graduate. The infrastructure that is available in the Institute is as follows.
The library houses 63767 books, 102 journals and 12 magazines, along with 10, News Paper. It is also the principal Library of the Institute and, in addition, there are eleven departments with libraries. Additionally, the library houses an enormous collection of technical and reference books. In addition, the library houses an account with a book lender that lends books to students studying. NERIST is an INDEST member. INDEST. The library subscribes to the ACM Digital Library, ASCE journal online. ASME journals on the internet, IEL online.
The Institute includes courts for basketball, badminton court court and a cricket and football field close by. Furthermore, the campus features an indoor stadium as well as courts and grounds for girls and boys. The complexes for boys have courts for Lawn Tennis, Basketball, and badminton. The girls' complex has an outdoor badminton courts and basketball courts.
Ten hostels in NERIST are able to accommodate all students who live there. In the hostel complexes eight are for boys and two belong to girls. For postgraduate student, the hostels have been available. The hostels supervised by wardens ensure that the rules are maintained. Separate mess areas are available in hostels. The hostels provide basic amenities like drinking water, places for activities, and appropriate furniture. A few hostels offer mini-shops that offer a variety.
The Institute offers a wide range of kinds of labs. The computer lab is equipped with tools such as MATLAB, Watershed modeling system groundwater modeling system and many more. There are many labs at the Institute that include the physics lab, Chemistry lab Strength of Materials Lab Instrumentation lab, etc.
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The cell for placement at NERIST helps in the placement as well as training and career guidance to students. Students of NERIST can avail opportunities to work before they finish their degree. Along with the placement the institute also offers students the chance to participate in a 30 day industrial training in order to improve their skills and knowledge within their fields. Companies such as Infosys, Tata Projects, Tech Mahindra, Cognizant, Vedanta, TATA Projects, and so on. Have visited the campus of NERIST to participate in the placement drives.
North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST) is a fully-funded institution which offers postgraduate and undergraduate programmes that focus on Technology as well as Forestry Streams.
Engineering areas taught in the university include Agricultural Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering as well as Mechanical Engineering.
The postgraduate degree courses offered by NERIST include M.Tech and M. Sc., MBA and PhD.
All Engineering undergraduate courses are offered by NERIST are NBA recognized.
Admission to undergraduate certificate, diploma, or degree courses at NERIST is via the institute's entrance test NEE that is held every year.
The institute will accept valid JEE score.
Admissions to the PG program at NERIST requires that students pass the institute's writing test NEPGET and the interview/group discussions.
NERIST application is an online process, accessible through either the admission portal http://www.neeonline.ac.in or the official website http://www.nerist.ac.in.
To produce professionals with competency for pursuing excellence in Science and Technology Education, Research, and Entrepreneurship with ethical values and social sensitivity for offering specialized services to the society meeting the global requirements and standards in a multicultural environment.
Creating a niche in the field of science and technology education and research through an innovative modular system. Producing globally competitive technical and scientific manpower in different disciplines with high ethical values and with particular reference to the North Eastern region.