OUTLOOK Ranks NIST 61st in INDIA
NIST has been ranked 61st among the top engineering colleges of India by Outlook India 2017 which predictably has all the IITs and BITS, Pilani at the top. This is a rare honor for NIST which was established in 1996 and within a span of 21 years has reached the top spot as published by the reputed national magazine Outlook in its June 2017 edition. There are 3500 engineering colleges in India with an intake capacity of 17 lakh engineering seats. The Institutes were ranked on the basis of their Selection process, Academic Excellence, Personality Development and Individual Interface, Infrastructure and Placement.