Calicut Established in 1961, National Institute of Technology, Calicut is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized city of Calicut (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Kerala. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Higher Education of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, India, National Institute of Technology, Calicut (NIT Calicut) is a coeducational higher education institution. National Institute of Technology, Calicut (NIT Calicut) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.