New Delhi: Established with a vision to bring about innovation in higher education and learning in emerging areas of the knowledge society, the University of the Future, NIIT University (NU), has announced early admission for the academic year 2023.
Admissions are now open to new-age programmes such as BTech in Data Science, BTech in Cyber Security, and Integrated Masters in Business Administration that have been designed to provide students with skill sets aligned to the future world of work. Students can also opt for BTech in Computer Science & Engineering, BTech in Electronics & Communication Engineering, BTech in Biotechnology, 5-year integrated MTech, 3-year BBA and 4-year integrated Masters in Business Administration (iMBA) programmes after class 12.
By securing Early Admission at NIIT University 12th standard students can prepare for their board exams without any stress to seek admission in programmes of their choice. NIIT University programmes are particularly suitable for students who are certain about pursuing engineering/management studies or/and pursuing a multidisciplinary curriculum leading to a post-graduate research career.
They are also the perfect option for those who want to set up their own startup ventures after graduation. However, there are limited seats granted through the Early Admission mode and admission is granted on a first come first served basis to all those who meet the admission criteria.
Students applying with JEE score are exempted from the NU Aptitude Test (NUAT) and can appear directly for Personal Interaction with our faculty panel. Students who already applied earlier maybe eligible for a scholarship upgrade on the basis of their JEE score.
With thrust on making students job-ready, NU has made hands-on industry experience a critical part of the coursework for all the programmes in the form of industry-originated classroom projects, summer internships and the flagship six-month course, Industry Practice. NU’s BTech programmes, in fact, give 35% weightage to practical learning opportunities. NU’s Centre for Industrial Collaboration (CIC) invites leading companies to participate in the University’s summer internship and Industry Practice programmes and ensures that the students find the right fit to their chosen career path.
Professor Rajesh Khanna, President, NIIT University said, “Since our inception, we have been focused towards grooming our students to contribute meaningfully to the future world of work. As a university, we have a strong industry connect and recognize the changing talent requirements that organizations are facing today. We are committed to help our students chart winning career paths in today’s dynamic work environment. Therefore, our curriculum has been designed with the keen understanding of technologically skilled and agile professionals that organizations seek.”
NU has maintained a 100 per cent placement track record since inception for all the eligible students. Market-leading organizations such as Ernst & Young, Cisco, Morgan Stanley, PWC, Data Security Council of India, IBM, Genpact, Western Union etc. have been some of the top recruiters. The highest salary offered to a student from NU is Rs 44.27 LPA. Students graduating from NU enjoy a high role fitment of 93% in job profiles like AI-Data Scientist, Cognitive Data Scientist, Business Analyst, Network Security Consultant, Cyber Security Analyst with an average salary of Rs. 7.92 LPA. The first batch of iMBA graduates from NU have been placed across companies like Genpact, Virtusa, Nielson, Kantar etc. in roles of Business Analysts, Social Media Managers, and Management Trainees (Research).
Conceptualized as an institution of excellence, NU provides exceptional education based on the Four Core Principles that make learning Industry-linked, Technology-based, Research-driven and Seamless. NU is well poised to meet the emerging needs of the knowledge economy through its focus on building strong industry linkages and a research-oriented approach.