Founded in 1960, National Institute of Technology, Srinagar is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Srinagar (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Jammu and Kashmir. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Higher Education of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, India, National Institute of Technology, Srinagar (NIT Srinagar) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. National Institute of Technology, Srinagar (NIT Srinagar) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 59 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this Indian higher education organization a averagely selective institution.