• NIT Council:
  • The NIT Council is created under the NIT Act 2007 and it's present composition stands as follows:

    The Minister in charge of the Ministry or Department of the Central Government having administrative control of the technical education,ex officio-Chairman

    The Secretary to the Government of India in charge of the Ministry or Department of the Central Government having administrative control of the technical education, ex officio- Vice-Chairman

    The Chairperson of every Board, ex officio
    The Director of every Institute, ex officio
    The Chairman, University Grants Commission, ex officio
    The Director General, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, ex officio
    Four Secretaries to the Government of India, to represent the Ministries or Departments of the Central Government dealing with biotechnology, atomic energy, information technology and space, ex officio

    The Chairman, All India Council for Technical Education, ex officio
    not less than three, but not more than five persons to be nominated by the Visitor, at least one of whom shall be a woman, having special knowledge or practical experience in respect of education, industry, science or technology

    Three members of Parliament, of whom two shall be chosen by the House of the People and one by the Council of States (Provided that the office of member of the Council shall not disqualify its holder for being chosen as or for being, a member of either House of Parliament)

    Two Secretaries to the State Government, from amongst the Ministries or Departments of that Government dealing with technical education where the Institutes are located, ex officio

    Financial Advisor, dealing with the Human Resource Development Ministry or Department of the Central Government, ex officio

    One officer not below the rank of Joint Secretary to the Government of India in the Ministry or Department of Central Government having administrative control of the Technical Education, ex officio-Member-Secretary