• Established In : 1946
    Affiliated To : Visvesvaraya Technological University
    Website : www.nie.ac.in
    Address : The National Institute of Engineering Mananthavady Road, Mysore – 570008. Tel: +91 821 2480475

The National Institute of Engineering (NIE) was founded by the eminent visionary engineers Sri S Ramaswamy, Sri D V Narasimha Rao and Sri T Rama Rao in the year 1946. It is the second oldest engineering college in Karnataka and has been ranked 27th by Outlook Magazine among the top 50 Private engineering colleges in India and 1st among the private-aided engineering institutes in State. It has student strength of around 3,000 and a large and vibrant faculty.
Being affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, the college offers undergraduate and post graduate courses in Engineering and also some diploma courses.


Applicants willing to seek admission in the college, below are the admission criteria for various courses:
For Undergraduates: The candidate shall have passed the second year Pre University or XII Standard or Equivalent examinations held preceding the entrance test with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects, along with one of the following subjects :- Chemistry, Bio-Technology, Computer Science, Biology, Electronics and has secured not less than forty Five (45%) percent of the aggregate marks in optional subjects with English as one of the language. Admission to the B.E. Programmes will be through CET  and COMED-K only. Management quota seats are also available.
For Postgraduates: The selection is based on the performance in the qualifying examination, and Karnataka PGCET.  Preference will be given to candidates qualified in GATE.  Along with the scores, candidates must have passed B.E. / B.Tech examinations with not less than 50% (45% for reserved category) of the marks in the aggregate in the examinations of the semester considered for the declaration of class.
Application form will be available online from the official website as well as offline from the campus.


The Institute has a sprawling campus of around 18 acres with state of art infrastructure. Campus includes facilities such as a well equipped library, a computer centre, lecture hall complex, various laboratories in different departments, hostels, Guest houses, health care centre, and adequate facilities for sports, games and co-curricular activities. Center for Appropriate Rural Technologies, Material Research, Energy, Management & Test Systems for Electrical Apparatus, etc are also available in the campus.


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Placements are provided to deserving students. It has an excellent and fully functional ISO 9001:2008 certified Training and Placement Division. The T&P Division has adequate infrastructure comprising of group Discussion and Interview Rooms. ABB LTD, TVS Motor Co., Mercedes Benz, Bosch Ltd, BEL, JSW Steels Ltd, Kennametal India, L & T Group, LG Electronics, Mahindra 2 Wheelers, Nestle India ltd, TATA Group, Volvo India Ltd etc are some of the companies visiting campus for recruitment.



The National Institute of Engineering
Mananthavady Road, Mysore – 570008.
Tel: +91 821 2480475