NIELIT Calicut Admission
NIELIT Calicut Admission

The National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) Calicut is a regional center of NIELIT, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India. It focuses on education, training, research, and consultancy services in the field of electronics and information technology.

Courses Offered

NIELIT Calicut offers a range of programs, including:

  • Short-term Training Programs: These cover various IT skills like web development, cybersecurity, cloud computing, etc.
  • Diploma Programs: These include Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology (PGDIT), Advanced Diploma in .Net Technologies, Big Data Analytics, etc. (subject to change)
  • M.Tech. in Electronics Design Technology: A postgraduate degree program focusing on advanced electronics design concepts.


Eligibility varies depending on the program chosen. Here’s a general guideline:

  • Short-term Training Programs: Open to all graduates and working professionals with a basic understanding of computers.
  • Diploma Programs: Bachelor’s degree in any discipline for some programs, while others might require a science background (check the official website for specific details).
  • M.Tech. in Electronics Design Technology: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (BE) / Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) in relevant fields like Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Information Technology, etc. with a minimum percentage of marks (usually 60%).

Admission Process

The admission process typically involves:

  • Online Application: Apply through the NIELIT Calicut website ( for most programs. Offline applications might be accepted for some programs (check website for details).
  • Entrance Exam (for some programs): Certain programs require appearing for an entrance exam conducted by NIELIT Calicut.
  • Selection Process: Based on entrance exam scores (if applicable), merit list, and/or interview (for some programs).
  • Document Verification: Selected candidates will need to submit original documents for verification.
  • Fee Payment: Selected candidates must pay the required fees to confirm their seat.

Contact Details

Post Box No. 5,
P.O. NIT Campus,
Calicut – 673 601,
Kerala, India

Training Officer: 0495 – 2287266/2287268


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