The NIIT University, a not-for-profit institution, is sponsored by NIIT Limited, and it inherits close to three decades of its rich experience, know-how and global reputation.
Since inception in 1981, NIIT Ltd has been at the forefront of imparting training to ensure skills-sets in line with industry requirements. Its courses in IT, Banking, Finance, Insurance, Communication Skills and Management have built satisfying careers for millions of learners. Along the way, NIIT has created the largest industry partnership program in the world, including relationships with over 2,000 companies in operations that span 40 countries.
It is an acknowledged institution in learning content development and the application of IT to enhance learning. Its US subsidiary, Element K, has created the world’s largest library of self-directed, online learning content for corporations. NIIT Imperia uses synchronous learning technology to deliver Executive Management Education from IIMs across India. Current broadcasting studios deliver programs from IIM Kolkata, IIM Indore, IIM Lucknow and IIM Ahmedabad.
The NIIT University is equipped with state-of-the-art technology-enabled teaching and a strong research-focused curriculum, some of which originated in NIIT’s incubation lab viz. Centre for Research in Cognitive Systems (CRCS) on IIT Delhi campus. This award-winning lab, including the team, equipment, patents and cumulative body of research is gifted by NIIT Limited as the first building block of the upcoming not-for-profit NIIT University.