The Ministry of Human Resources Development, Govt. of India had to set up ten new NITs, NIT Mizoram is one among them which was also started in the year 2010 with an objective to impart education, research & training leading to B. Tech, M. Tech, M.Sc. & PhD. degrees. This institute has been declared as an Institute of National Importance by an Act of Parliament. Here the students are admitted through All India Entrance Exam- Joint Entrance Exam (JEE Main). The Institute is currently functioning in a temporary campus in the city of Aizawl. NIT Mizoram is an Institute situated in the scenic beauty of Mizoram, wrapped between clouds and mountain rocks, which adds to its beauty. Being amongst the most educated states of India with a literacy rate of 91%, it beholds a very peaceful and calm environment suitable for studies. The Institute, to cope with the present competitive needs, comprises of laboratories with the latest equipment’s and installed with best & latest software’s. Currently it offers Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) degree in following five departments: Computer Science Engineering (CSE), Electrical & Electronics Engineering(EEE), Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE),Mechanical Engineering (ME), Civil Engineering (CE). The Institute has also started PhD programme in departments of CSE, EEE, Physics, Chemistry and Humanities & Social Sciences.