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Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology

Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology
मुजफ्फरपुर प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान
Motto Sarvopari Karma
Motto in English Work is above everything else
Established 1954
Type Public
Principal Dr.anjani kr. nathani
Dean Dr.anjani kr. Nathani
Academic staff 50
Admin. staff 150
Students 1,350
Undergraduates 1,300
Postgraduates 50
Location Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India
Campus Urban 85 acres (340,000 m2)
Nickname MIT, Muzaffarpur
Affiliations Aryabhatta Knowledge University,patna

Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology (India and abroad. It is 2nd best institute in civil engineering after IIT Roorkee and in leather technology after IIT KANPUR. The institute celebrated its Golden Jubilee in 2004. Every year many students are successfully crack IES, GATE and UPSC examination.


  • History 1
  • Campus 2
  • Admission 3
  • University affiliation 4
  • Academic departments 5
  • Degree programs 6
    • Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) 6.1
    • Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm.) 6.2
    • Master of Technology 6.3
  • Graduate studies after MIT 7
  • Student life 8
    • Hostels 8.1
    • Technical festival 8.2
    • Sports & Arts club 8.3
    • SIRTDO 8.4
  • Notable alumni 9
  • References 10
  • External links 11


MIT (established with the name College of Civil Engineering, Muzaffarpur) began on September 25, 1954 with one discipline: Civil Engineering. Committee recommended the establishment of higher technical institutions in India, along the lines of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and consulting from the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign along with affiliated secondary institutions. The report urged that work should start with the speedy establishment of major institutions in the four quarters of the country with the ones in the east and the west to be set up immediately It was inaugurated by C.P.N. Singh, governor of then East Punjab (now Punjab, Haryana and parts of Himachal Pradesh). The first Prime Minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru laid the foundation of the main building on April 21, 1956. Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering disciplines were added in 1960 and the institute was renamed as Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology. Pharmacy and Leather Technology were added in 1978 and 1986 respectively. Information Technology and Electronics and Communication Engineering disciplines were introduced in 2001.[4] In December 2008, the government of Bihar declared that MIT would be developed into a model engineering college.[5]


The campus is in the north-west corner of Muzaffarpur city, along MuzaffarpurMotihari road, and spread over an area of 250 acres (1,000,000 m2) four kilometers from Muzaffarpur railway station. The institution having fully green environment and free from pollution. The institute is flanked by the river Burhi Gandak on the north, a reservoir on the east, MuzaffarpurMotihari road on the south, and the road network on the west.

The campus is divided into the following zones:

  • Academic Zone that includes department offices, lecture theaters, libraries libraries is fully electronics and advanced which is 1st in Bihar and workshops is highly developed
  • Student Residential Zone
  • Faculty and Staff Residential Zone
  • Student Recreational Area that includes football ground, cricket ground, badminton courts, hockey field.
  • AVH is the hall for the cultural activities this hall has special sound system 52.1 channels which is first in any college of india.

The campus has student activity centre, primary school named MIT Bal Niketan, branch of State Bank of India, post office, central bank of india and a has their own security system .


Admission to undergraduate courses is made on the basis of merit in a competitive examination conducted by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board.[6] Bihar Domicile students are eligible to appear in this examination. This is very tough competition after jee and AIEEE among all the states of country . Examination contains two parts PT & MAINS . Only 1000 seats are available in government . Admission to postgraduate programmes is done on all India basis based upon score in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) conducted by IITs/IISc.

University affiliation

MIT is affiliated to Aryabhatta Knowledge University, Patna.

Academic departments

Degree programs

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)

MIT has the following branches at the undergraduate Bachelor of Technology level. The number of seats available in each discipline is given in parentheses:

Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm.)

Master of Technology

At the postgraduate M.Tech level MIT has the following branches:

Facilities for Ph.D. research exist in all departments.

Graduate studies after MIT

MIT students have pursued Ph.D/M.S/MBA in universities around the world.

Student life


The institute is residential in nature. There are six boys hostels having a capacity to accommodate 1400 students and one girls hostel (the Golden Jubilee Girls Hostel) with a capacity to accommodate 200 students. Guest Houses for parents and others situated in campus.

Technical festival

Technical festival named ORIGINOUS m-fest is orgnised every year in the second week of november by the students of third year. it is entirely managed by students with a three-tier team structure. The core committee consists of 23 members: 1 Overall Coordinator at the helm and 22 managers who overlook all the aspects and activities of Techfest. Coordinators and Organisers along with their respective managers work in sync to execute and implement the splendid spectacle called ORIGINOUS m-fest.The participants come from the colleges throughout the country and Prizes are awarded to participants.


Sports & Arts club

The sports club has been functioning since 1954 and provides facilities for lawn tennis tournament every year at MIT sports grounds. Intercollege and interstates tournaments helds every year. MIT has an arts club having all musical instruments like guitar,piano,drum etc. The audio-visual hall of the institute serves as a venue to stage cultural activities


The Small Industries Research, Training and Development Organization (SIRTDO) was established at MIT in 1976 with financial support from the government of Bihar with the objective to encourage entrepreneurship among MIT students. The organization organizes orientation programmes with the collaboration of other national level institutes. SIRTDO acts as incubation center for new business ventures by providing facilities at the campus and provides training to the entrepreneurs in product design, development and management, marketing and finance.

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Notable alumni

Gunjan Kumar Asst. Manager (Civil) at Coal India Ltd.


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  3. ^ Roll of Honour
  4. ^ Retrieved on 21/12/2007
  5. ^ Retrieved on 02/01/2009
  6. ^ Retrieved on 21/12/2007
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  9. ^ Retrieved on 04/09/2009
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External links

  • Official website
  • MIT at WikiMapia
  • MIT at YouTube
  • मुजफ्फरपुर प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान
  • originous m-fest website
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