Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT), Allahabad Overview

  Allahabad   AICTE, UGC   ESTD 1961
  Allahabad   AICTE, UGC   ESTD 1961

About College

MNNIT Allahabad Overview

Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology was established in 1961. It became a deemed university in 2002. The first Master’s course in engineering began in 1966. Other engineering departments were also introduced to this Master’s program between 1970 -71. 

MNNIT has several departments that are run under the guidance of expert faculty members. These departments are Applied Mathematics, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Management Studies etc.

Many courses are taught in the institute to make students ready for the competitive world like Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Production and Industrial Engineering. Apart from technical courses, MNNIT Allahabad MBA is also offered.

In the Economics Times survey, MNNIT Allahabad ranking is 1st among all engineering colleges in North India. Among all 30 NIT’s, this institute is ranked third in India. MNNIT is recognized as bringing the first institute to start B.Tech. in Computer Science & Engineering. 

Many MNNIT faculty members teach different courses and work together to create brilliant results at this college. Dr. V.K. Saraswat is the chairman of the institute under whose guidance the institute functions perfectly. 

MNNIT Allahabad Courses offered &  Fee Structure

The institute offers many undergraduate and postgraduate MNNIT academics in engineering for students. These courses include B.Tech in Information Technology, B.Tech in Bio-Technology, M.Tech in Signal Processing, M.Tech in Power Electronics & Drives etc.

Students wishing to pursue scholarly research are open to choose from the PhD courses in engineering provided they have a relevant masters degree from a recognized university. The courses are divided into semesters. All the courses are full-time residential courses.

MNNIT Allahabad Course Highlights

  • On the undergraduate level, full-time four-year engineering courses are available with a fee of Rs. 2.09 lakhs.
  • On postgraduate level, full-time two-year engineering courses are available with a fee of Rs. 1.77 lakhs.
  • On doctoral level, full-time three-year engineering courses are available with a fee of Rs. 77,178.

MNNIT Allahabad Admission Process

Applicants of the Master’s course should have a certain GATE score to get admitted to the course. Applicants of Bachelor’s degree require 10+2 standard examination score and JEE exam scores. Final selection of candidates is based on total weightage of 10+2 examination score and JEE score. PhD candidates are selected on the basis of the entrance test conducted by the institution. 

  • For admission in B. Tech. courses, candidates must match the minimum qualification requirement.
  • For admission in M. Tech. courses, GATE score with previous degree’s percentage is considered important. 
  • For MNNIT PhD, candidates are selected on the basis of entrance exam score that is conducted by the institution along with an interview. 

 MNNIT Allahabad Placements 

Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology has its own training and placement cell. Many students get placed in reputed companies after graduating from the institute. The prestigious recruiters visit the campus after the final exams are over. The highest salary was offered to Computer Science Engineering and Electronics and Communication Engineering student, which was worth 36 LPA in the placements of 2018.

Lowest MNNIT Allahabad placement package was offered to Bio-Technology a student, which was worth 6 LPA. Top recruiters were Adobe, Tata Motors, Zomato, Walmart, Nestle, HCL, Yatra, Maruti Suzuki etc. The total number of companies that visited the campus for recruitment last year was 260. Apart from B.Tech, every year MNNIT Allahabad M.Tech Placement drive also happens inside the campus.

Placement Data of MNNIT 2018

Course Placement Percentage
Computer Science Engineering 97.5
Electronics and Communication Engineering 89.5
Chemical Engineering 84.8
Production & Industrial Engineering 84
Mechanical Engineering  84.8
Civil Engineering 68.9

MNNIT Allahabad Result & Cut-off

The students in undergraduate B.Tech courses are admitted on the basis of JEE scores. The JEE cutoff ranks are disclosed after the results of the examinations have been announced. The MNNIT Allahabad cutoff list is prepared on the basis of the number of students participating, their results in competitive exam and number of seats available within the institute. Like B.Tech, MNNIT M.Tech cutoff is announced after GATE cut off is released for the year.

MNNIT Allahabad Cut off for GATE 2018

Course Cut-off marks range
Biomedical Engineering 532-629
Chemical Engineering 407-535
Computer Science & Engineering 707-869
Design Engineering 725-821
Engineering Mechanics & Design 608-683
Environmental Engineering 639-741
Geotechnical Engineering 653-734
Materials Science & Engineering 622-693

MNNIT Allahabad Alumni Network

A strong alumni network is the backbone of the institute. Many students who have graduated remain in touch with the alumni through various resources like social networking sites etc. the alumni also help the institution as well as the students in bettering their professional aspects. The alumni of the Institute also ensure the stability in the progress of the institute. 

MNNIT Allahabad Scholarships

MNNIT offers a lot of scholarships to meritorious and disabled students. These scholarship schemes add a bonus to their educational efforts. Any student whose family’s annual income is less than 2.5 LPA can apply for the scholarship on National Scholarship Portal. Scholarships are given to students in the form of the tuition fee waiver, financial aid etc. But many of the schemes serve the purpose of making students’ educational path somewhat easier.

MNNIT Allahabad Campus Facilities

MNNIT Allahabad address is easily communicable. The MNNIT address can be reached via almost all the transport. The campus is in Allahabad, in the state of Uttar Pradesh. 

How is MNNIT Allahabad?

MNNIT Allahabad campus has everything a student desires for in his/her institute. Various campus facilities make students feel the institute as their second home. These facilities are spacious and hygienic MNNIT Allahabad hostel, post office, canteen, ATM machine, in-campus means of transportation etc.

The students are entitled to excellent classrooms equipped with modern technologies. Sports complexes are available to encourage the students for sports. The residents also get additional facilities of television, common rooms, laundry services, recreational facilities. 

Various student activities are also held at the campus by the effort of the students. Annual fests are organized by every department.


Source Rank
NIRF (2018) 48
NIRF (2017) 23
The Week 27
Competition Success 5