Life at NITIE - Founded in 1963, National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE) was incepted under the guidance of United Nations Development Project (UNDP). The B-school aims to create skilled professionals to better industrial efficiency, management of resources and productivity. NITIE offers both short and long-term courses in Industrial Management, Industrial Training, Environment Management, and Information Technology Application Management among others. According to the NIRF 2018 Ranking, NITIE is among the top 20 management institutes in India. This makes it a top pick for students who hail majority from Mumbai and near-by cities. NITIE is located in Business Capital of the country- Mumbai, right next to IIT Bombay. The engineering and B-school attracts students who want to enjoy the Mumbai advantage, which leads to easier industry interaction. Apart from the convenient location and variety of programmes, NITIE is also popular among aspirants for the campus life at NITIE it offers. The B-school life is one crucial aspect to consider when selecting a management school, given you are going to spend some precious years of your life here.
Here we bring to you a glimpse into the life at NITIE and the experiences you are going to gain from here:
Campus Life at NITIE: 2 Lakes, 1 Pond and a Dense Forest
The NITIE campus, situated at Powai, Mumbai, is enclosed by the dense green forest which at a time has witnessed leopards, friendly deer and monkeys. You need not worry as the entire campus is fenced and the animals are kept outside if any. Life at NITIE is perfectly suitable for nurturing some of the smartest minds in the country. The B-school has its very own pond popularly known as ‘Sarovar’ where many of you are going to stroll around and enjoy the late night talks and maybe a new idea is born. Campus life at NITIE is known as ‘God’s own Campus’; thanks to the perfect setting of the campus that offers quality academic in the lap of nature.
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Learning from the Best: Faculty
A B-school is faculty is another factor responsible for attracting management aspirants to its habitat. NITIE has some of the leading internal and international faculty members. You can expect the faculty to be on par with leading B-schools such as the IIMs. From day 1 you will witness the friendly, yet professional behaviour of professors who you can catch hold of any time of the day. Being a top management institute, NITIE attracts foreign faculty exchange from Columbia University, New York, U.S Consulate General, University of Houston and University of Pittsburgh, USA among others. During your campus life at NITIE, you will have the opportunity to take part in student exchange programme and learn from exchange faculty members.
NITIE also boasts of its illustrious list of alumni including G. Shiva, VP- Citibank, B. Murli, Head Logistics- Castrol, India, Akhilesh Tuteja, Director- KPMG, K.G Mohan, VP, IT- Hindustan Lever Ltd. and Amit Doshi, VP Operations- Genpact to name a few.
Towering Hostel Life
Life at NITIE will be incomplete without mentioning its luxurious hostel life. For those who have stepped out of their den for the first time, the hostel life may intimidate you at first. But trust me when I say ‘Hostel life at NITIE will be one of the best chapters of your life’. You will know once you experience on your own. At NITIE you will have the means to reside at the skyscraper hostel buildings which are no less than a corporate office building. The skyscraper hostel, widely known as Taylor Hall is a 15- floor hostel embracing the skyscraper beauty of Mumbai. Every morning you wake up; you will witness the lakes, the dense forest, hills decked with clouds and the 360-degree view of the entire campus. Hostel life at NITIE will truly be a home away from home experience that you can only experience once you enter the campus life of NITIE.
Life at NITIE beyond Classrooms
Academics at NITIE consume a greater chunk of time during your programme, but the growth and learning don’t stop within the classrooms. It goes further on. Life at NITIE is a melting pot of knowledge and vulnerability offering the opportunity for growth at every step taken inside the campus. At the campus, you will be exposed to various clubs and committees such as Maha Mandi- a socio-marketing activity organised by Marketing Interest Group of NITIE. Then there are Entrepreneurship Development Programme, a part of the programme, where students are asked to develop and launch their own venture, operate and manage them. Apart from these, the institute hosts plenty of Industry interactions that take place throughout the year. NITIE interacts with industry in numerous ways including B-gyaan, Prerana Business Meet and Lakhsya Business Visionary Awards among others.
Get ready to explore new ventures and experience the life at NITIE.
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