Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, also known as NIT, Allahabad is a public technical university located in Allahabad (Prayagraj), Uttar Pradesh, India. MNNIT Allahabad was ranked 48th among all the engineering colleges in 2020 by NIRF.

MNNIT offers BTech, MTech, MBA, MSc, MCA, and PhD programs under different specializations. Apart from these programs, MNNIT is also known for offering short-term and summer training courses like Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Mechanical Engineering, and many more.

Admission to the courses is entrance-based. The JEE Main cut-off for the home state varies from 1449 to 4051 for the general category, the GATE cut-off for the general category falls around 535 marks.

Companies that are popularly seen on campus for placement and internship are HP, Samsung, Hindustan Unilever Limited,, Visa, Snapdeal, Citrix, Drishti, Adobe, Oracle, etc. The average salary package offered to the students ranges between INR 5-7 LPA. Many of the reputed companies have also signed MoUs with MNNIT.

  • BESCO Engineering & Services Pvt. Ltd., Kolkata
  • Bharat Pumps & Compressors Limited (GOI), Allahabad
  • Tata Consultancy Services Limited, New Delhi, are few of them

It comes under the category of top NITs among all the NITs currently present in the country. MNNIT has its name under the Institute of National Importance. MNNIT was also bestowed with the status of deemed University in 2002.

MNNIT Allahabad: Highlights

Establishment | Type 1961 | Deemed University
Approved by AICTE
Recognized by UGC
MNNIT Dean Dr. R. K. Singh
Education Mode Part-time, Full-Time
Courses offered | Type UG, PG, and Doctoral | Technology, Management, Science, Social Science, etc.
Popular course B.Tech
Selection criteria Entrance-based
Application mode online
Test scores Accepted JEE, GATE, CAT, NIMCET
Scholarship offered 10
Student enrollment 4936
Faculty Strength 207 members
Facilities Computer center, Hostel, Health Center, IGNOU Study center, etc.
Campus Area 222 acres
International Collaboration
  • Asian Institutes of Technology, Thailand
  • Queen’s University, Canada
  • Feng Chia University, Taiwan
  • The University of Missouri Columbia, College of Engineering, USA
Top Recruiters Hindustan Unilever Limited,, Visa, HP, Samsung, Snapdeal, Citrix, Drishti, Adobe, Oracle, etc.
Official website
Contact 91-0532-2545404

MNNIT Allahabad: Ranking

NIRF Overall Rankings 93 2020
NIRF Engineering Rankings 48 2020
India Today Top Govt. Engineering Colleges 14 2020
Outlook India’s Top Govt. Engineering Colleges 18 2020
The Week Best Technical Universities India 23 2020

MNNIT Allahabad: Courses Offered

MNNIT offers BTech, MTech, MCA, P.hD., MSc, and MBA programs in various specializations.

The eligibility criteria for admission to the BTech program are set by Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB).

The duration of the BTech program is four years, whereas MCA, MTech, and MSc programs are of two-year duration. MNNIT also offers MTech in part-time mode.

All the courses have different eligibility criteria and selection processes for admission.

But the most famous course among them all is B.Tech. with CSE. It has the highest placement and competition for gaining the seat is always cutthroat.

  • Eligibility: A minimum of 75% aggregate (65% for SC and ST category candidates) in Class 12 with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects
  • Duration: 4-year
  • Specializations: Bio-Technology, Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical, Electronics & Communication, Information Technology, Mechanical, and Production & Industrial.
  • Eligibility: Qualifying the exam NIMCET
  • BSc or BCA with Mathematics/ Statistics/ Business Mathematics
  • Or
  • BE/BTech with a minimum of 60% aggregate or equivalent CGPA
  • Duration: 2-year
  • Eligibility: Qualifying the exam CAT or
  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate or 6.5 CGPA from a recognized university
  • Duration: 2 year
  • Specializations: Finance, Human Resource, Marketing, International Business, System Management
  • Eligibility: Qualifying the exam GATE
  • Bachelors in Engineering/ Technology or Master’s degree in the relevant field with a minimum of 6.5 CGPA or 60% aggregate
  • Duration: 2 year
  • Specialization: There around 19 specialization
  • Eligibility: 60% aggregate marks in the PG Degree in the relevant discipline. University conducted entrance test + GD + PI
  • Duration: 2 year
MSW Candidates need to possess an accredited Bachelor degree (BA/BSW or related program)

MNNIT Allahabad: Admissions

  • The admission process in MNNIT under a different domain is different.
  • Candidates who are willing to pursue BTech need to appear for JEE Main conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). Whereas for M.Tech gate exam result is important and for M.Sc IIT-JAM.
  • Interested candidates can apply for admission to UG and PG programs in online mode. Mentioned below are the MNNIT admission process:

MNNIT Application Process 2021

Mention below is the steps that are needed to follow to fill the application form for the selection.

  • Applicants need to submit their application form by visiting the official website of MNNIT or the NTA website(for JEE Mains)
  • Candidates are required to fill the application form and pay the amount mentioned. The application fee for SC/ST and OBC is a little less than compared to general.
  • The payment can be made online by Net Banking, Credit Card, Debit Card or through e-Challan (at SBI branch)
  • Take the printout of the duly filled application form and send it to the address given below along with all the necessary documents.
  • Photograph, Authorised photo IDs, and any reservation certificate(if you have any)is quite important to fill the form.
  • During the exam time, students must need to carry the admit card, photograph, Authorised photo IDs for verification and permission to enter the examination hall.

MNNIT Allahabad: Placements

  • Placement and Training cell in MNNIT helps in vocational improvement, general aptitude and soft skills of students.
  • The placement rate in the BTech program varies as per the specialization. MNNIT training and placement cell organizes placement drives and is responsible for maintaining good institute-industry relations.
  • The highest salary package offered was Rs 36 LPA (CSE and IT branch)
  • The average salary package offered for the CSE branch was Rs 15.12 LPA
  • In BTech, around 670 students were placed in good companies.

The top recruiter for MNNIT is:

Emerson Network Power Havells
Ciena Mu-Sigma
Reliance Power Citrix
L & T Tech GSK

MNNIT Allahabad: Scholarships

U.P. Post Matric Scholarship of U.P Government U.P Government
Merit-Cum-Means scholarship for B.Tech students of the institute MNNIT Allahabad
Scholarships as available on National Scholarship Portal (https.// Central Schemes, UGC Schemes, AICTE Schemes State Schemes (Different types of scholarships of these agencies are available for SC/ST, Minorities PwD, and other students.
Scholarship provided by other states. Different State Governments
Scholarship provided by Employers of the parent of the student Employers were parents of the student work
Scholarship provided by different companies Different companies/Institutions
Aid to financially weaker students of the Institute MNNIT Allahabad
OPJEMS Scholarship O.P Jindal Engineering and Management Scholarship
Stipend to stipendiary M.Tech Students MHRD (As per rules and regulation of MHRD)
Stipend to stipendiary Ph.D. Students. MHRD (As per rules and regulation of MHRD)

MNNIT Allahabad: Facilities

The college has many facilities including:

  • Library
  • Computer
  • Center
  • CIR
  • Hostels
    • AC/NON-AC
    • room
    • Wifi
    • Mess
    • Water
    • Cooler
    • Washing
    • Machine
    • PCO inside hostel
  • Student club
  • Health Center
  • Transport In campus
  • Bank
  • Canteen

MNNIT Allahabad: Faculty

MNNIT has a very fine list of teachers in it. All the teachers in the institute have great knowledge about their field and are very helpful.

  • Director: Prof. Rajeev Tripathi
  • Assoc. Professor & Head for applied mechanics: Dr. Ramesh Pandey
  • Assoc. Professor & Head Biotechnology: Dr. Vishnu Agarwa
  • Assoc. Professor & Head Chemical Engineering: Dr. Sushil Kumar
  • Assoc. Professor & Head Civil Engineering: Dr. R. C. Vaishya
  • Assoc. Professor & Head Chemistry: Dr. Tamal Ghosh
  • Professor & Head Computer science and engineering: Prof. D.S. Kushwaha
  • Professor & Head Electronics and Communication Engineering: Dr. Amit Dhawan
  • Professor & Head Electrical Engineering: Prof. Asheesh K. Singh
  • Assoc. Professor & Head Humanities & Social Sc.:Dr. Rajesh Sastri
  •  Professor & Head Department of Mathematics: Department of Mathematics and many more

MNNIT Allahabad: FAQs

Ques: What is the total campus area occupied by MNNIT Allahabad?

Ans: It covers an area of 222 acres.

Ques: Is MNNIT famous?

Ans: yes, MNNIT is one of the famous colleges in India I comes under the category of the institute of national importance.

Ques: What is the minimum eligibility for applying to MNNIT?

Ans: Candidates need to secure a bachelor’s degree in any field with 60% marks to take admission in MNNIT.

Ques: What is the ranking of MNNIT?

Ans: MNNIT has been ranked 48th by NIRF.

Ques: How to apply for admission at MNNIT?

Ans: you can visit the official website of MNNIT for the application form or the NTA website.

Ques: What type of courses are offered in MNNIT?

Ans: Courses offered UG, PG, MBA, M.Sc, P.hD.

Ques: Is there any option for distance learning?

Ans: NO, there is no distance learning option available in MNNIT.