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Admission to BTech programs at NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte will be through the Common Entrance Test,

NUCAT (Nitte University Common Admission Test) 2023.

Please note that there​ will be no seat allotment through KCET or COMEDK. 


BASIC ELIGIBILITY:  Pass in Class 12 or equivalent examination with not less than 45% marks as an aggregate in the optional subjects of Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology / Computer Science / Electronics, with English as one of the languages of study. The candidate should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission. 


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    Candidates who are Indian nationals and have studied Class 12 in India, fall under General category. General category students are required to appear for NUCAT 2023, for admission to BTech program. Candidates appearing for Class 12 examination are eligible to apply for NUCAT.

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    Candidates can register on apply.nitte.edu.in on the dates specified in Table 1 depending on which Test the aspirant wants to take. The Information Bulletin containing the details of admission procedure through NUCAT will be sent to candidates after successful completion of their registration. NUCAT will be conducted through Remotely Proctored Online Mode ​on the dates specified in Table 1.

    Note: A candidate can take a maximum of 3 tests and the best of attempts will be considered for ranking. A Test registration fee will have to be paid during the online registration process for each test.

    TABLE 1

    Proposed dates are tentative. Changes if any, will be notified on nucat.nitte.edu.in

    Commencement of Registration for Test 1 8th December 2022
    Last date for Registration 21st January 2023 (11:59 PM)
    Download of e-Admit Card & Booking of Test Slots for Test 1 22nd to 25th January 2023
    Mock Test 27th to 29th January 2023
    NUCAT Test 1 3rd to 5th February 2023
    Commencement of Registration for Test 2 22nd January 2023
    Last date for Registration 3rd April 2023 (11:59 PM)
    Download of e-Admit Card & Booking of Test Slots for Test 2 4th to 6th April 2023
    Mock Test 7th to 9th April 2023
    NUCAT Test 2 14th to 16th April 2023
    Commencement of Registration for Test 3 4th April 2023
    Last date for Registration 1st May 2023 (11:59 PM)
    Download of e-Admit Card & Booking of Test Slots for Test 3 2nd to 4th May 2023
    Mock Test 5th to 7th May 2023
    NUCAT Test 3                        12th to 14th May 2023


         20% of the seats in each program is set aside for toppers in NUCAT.

         Scholarships up to 40% of the fee are awarded to toppers in NUCAT.


BTech Branches General Category Scholarship category
Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning ₹ 2,50,000 ₹ 1,50,000
Artificial Intelligence & Data Science ₹ 2,50,000 ₹ 1,50,000
Computer Science ₹ 2,50,000 ₹ 1,50,000
Information Science ₹ 2,50,000 ₹ 1,50,000
Computer & Communication ₹ 2,00,000 ₹ 1,20,000
Electronics & Communication ₹ 1,50,000 ₹ 1,00,000
Robotics & Artificial Intelligence ₹ 1,50,000 ₹ 1,00,000
Mechanical ₹ 1,50,000 ₹ 1,00,000
Electrical & Electronics ₹ 1,25,000 ₹ 1,00,000
Civil ₹ 1,25,000 ₹ 1,00,000
Biotechnology ₹ 1,25,000 ₹ 1,00,000

* Examination fee of ₹ 10,000 for the first year should be paid at the time of admission.


    Candidates who are Foreign nationals, Persons of Indian Origin including Overseas Citizens of India or Candidates who have passed Class 12 outside India or Candidates who have passed Class 12 in India but sponsored by parents / blood relatives having NRI status fall under NRI/Foreign National category. The admission under NRI category will be based on inter-se merit considering the marks secured in PCM subjects in Class 12.

    BTech Branches NRI category fee per year
    Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning | Computer Science Artificial Intelligence & Data Science | Information Science ₹ 3,00,000
    Computer & Communication ₹ 2,50,000
    Electronics & Communication | Robotics & Artificial Intelligence Mechanical | Electrical & Electronics | Civil | Biotechnology ₹ 1,50,000
    * Examination fee of ₹ 10,000 for the first year should be paid at the time of admission

For queries related to General category (NUCAT):

Contact: +91 9513188844 / 7259671555 / 7022807316 or write to nucat@nitte.edu.in

For queries related to NRI category:

Contact: +91 94808 12310 or write to info@nitte.edu.in


Physics | Chemistry | Maths


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Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning


Civil Engineering


Computer Science & Engineering


Electronics & Communication Engineering


Robotics & Artificial Intelligence


Biotechnology Engineering


Computer & Communication Engineering


Electrical & Electronics Engineering


Information Science & Engineering


Mechanical Engineering


Artificial Intelligence & Data Science

Frequently-asked questions

Nitte University Common Admission Test

Engineering aspirants can register their application online on apply.nitte.edu.in

A non-refundable registration fee of Rs. 1000/- (Rupees One Thousand only) has to be paid through the payment gateway during online registration for NUCAT. The fee can be paid through Credit Card / Debit Card / Net Banking / UPI Payment Modes.

NUCAT will be conducted in 3 phases. Last date for registering is as noted below:

Test 1: 21st January 2023 | Test 2: 3rd April 2023 | Test 3: 1st May 2023

The Test must be taken through a laptop/desktop as primary device. In addition, either a Tablet or a Smart phone must be used as secondary device, as 3rd Eye. Both these devices must be connected to the internet throughout the exam. (Section 7.1 of the NUCAT Information Bulletin provides detailed information regarding technical requirements)

Any correction required in the application form, may be emailed to info@nitte.edu.in within 2 days of registration.

  • 40 questions each from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics sections i.e. a total of 120 questions of 1 mark each to be answered in 120 minutes
  • Syllabus will be equivalent to that of Class 11 & 12 CBSE / State Board curriculum

No. There is no negative marking.

Yes. NMAMIT provides merit based scholarships based on NUCAT score. Twenty percent (20%) of the seats in each program / branch is set aside for toppers in NUCAT. Admission with a scholarship up to 40% of the prescribed fee will be offered to the candidates for these 20% of seats, based on inter se merit. All Government scholarships and Community based Organisations sponsored Scholarships can be availed, if eligible.

No. NUCAT is the only Entrance Test for admission to B.Tech at NMAMIT.

No. Besides General category, we have NRI category which is open to PIOs / Foreign Nationals / Students who have passed Class 12 abroad / Students who have passed Class 12 in India and are sponsored by NRI parents or blood relatives.

The merit list will be notified on the website nucat.nitte.edu.in The dates, schedule and procedural details of counselling will also be made available on this site.

Annual fee for the allotted program will have to be paid within the due date specified, for confirmation of admission.

Students are required to report at the college for cancellation of seat & refund of fee. A processing fee of Rs. 10,000/- will be deducted from the fee paid up to 30 days from the date of class commencement. No refund can be claimed after 30 days of class commencement.


No. Ranking is based on NUCAT score

Sixty (60).

  • Separate blocks for first year students
  • TV Room, Recreation Room
  • Nearby Indoor Stadium/ Gymnasium, Cricket, Hockey, Football Ground
  • Water Coolers & RO Purifiers, scheduled hot water supply for bath
  • Generator with 500 KVA & 160KVA
  • Laundry
  • Veg & Non-Veg, North & South Indian Mess
  • Regular visits by the teaching staff
  • Celebration of various festivals
  • Academic Guidance in the hostel after working hours of college
  • Ambulance/subsidized health care

No. However, staying in the campus enables students to make best use of their time and facilities available. Campus life helps students prepare for their professional career.

Yes. You can be assigned hostel accommodation at time of admission.

If you require accommodation in the hostel, hostel fee will be payable along with college fee at time of admission.

The hostel fee structure is available on the website www.nitte.edu.in under Program fee.

Hygienic North Indian and South Indian food is served in the hostels. Besides this, there are 2 canteens, 3 cafeterias as well as Fast Food joints on campus which are featured in Restaurant Guru.

Yes. Bus facilities are available at subsidised rates. The College has a fleet of buses for students and staff from Karkala, Mangaluru, Udupi, Kundapur, Bantwal, Belthangady etc.

10% of the seats are reserved for candidates joining in the second year.

Why choose NMAMIT?

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Industry-centric curriculum


Atal Incubation Centre for budding entrepreneurs


Scholarships for the meritorious


NBA standard Basketball court


Multi gymnasium & spacious sports grounds


Internships & placements in Japan


Active student clubs


Alumni mentors