National Institute of Industrial Engineering or NITIE located in Mumbai was established jointly by MHRD, Government of India and UNDP of ILO in 1963. It aims to offer quality education in Industrial & Environmental management along with Industrial Safety.

NITIE has been ranked #12 among other institutions by 2020 NIRF rankings. It is considered at par with IITs, IIMs and IISc in the country among 15 other institutions.

Popularly offered courses include PGDIM & PGDISEM equivalent MBA and PGDIE, PGDMM & PGDPM equivalent to M.Tech. All admissions are entrance based accepting scores in CAT, GATE, GMAT and GRE. along with TOEFL / IELTS from international students. Plus GD and PI. 

NITIE Mumbai Highlights 

Established | Type 1963 | Public
Set up by MHRD, Government of India
Campus  27 Hectares
Alumni Members 5900+
Total Courses Offered 07
Admission Criteria Entrance Based
MoU’s Signed Academic: 12+
Industrial: 7+
Professional & International: 3+ (each)
Facilities Offered Hostel, IT, Sports, Educational Support, etc.
Ongoing Projects 07 supported by DST, BCTEMS, French Ministry & IIBF
Scholarships  Offered 

NITIE Mumbai Rankings

The following bodies have ranked NITIE for its comprehensive programs:

Ranking Bodies Year of Ranking Ranked Ranked Out of
NIRF (Management) 2020 #12  100
Outlook Top B-Schools Ranking 2020 #16 25
T.I.M.E. B-School 2019 #10 100
Business Today 2019 #11 100
Economics Times (Overall) 2019 #24 50

Check more information at NITIE Mumbai Ranking

NITIE Mumbai Courses Offered

NITIE offers Post Graduation Diploma Program in multiple fields and a doctoral-level fellowship program. The table below indicates the name of the courses with eligibility:

Courses Course Details Selection Basis
PG Diploma in Industrial Engineering (PGDIE) Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: B.E. or B.Tech in any branch with at least 60% in total aggregate
GATE (Indian Applicants) + GRE (International Applicants) + GD + PI
PG Diploma in Project Management (PGDPM)
PG Diploma in Manufacturing Management (PGDMM)
PG Diploma in Industrial Safety and Environmental Management (PGDISEM) Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Passed bachelor’s degree with 60% in any relevant discipline.
CAT (Indian Applicants) / GMAT (International Applicants) + GD + PI
PG Diploma in Industrial Management (PGDIM)
PGPEX VLFM Duration: 1 year
Eligibility: 5-12 years of experience in the manufacturing domain.
GMAT (if appeared) + Written Test + PI
FPIP Duration: 5 years
Eligibility: Master's degree in the relevant subject with at least 55% aggregate.
NITIE Admission Test + Writing Skills Test + Presentation + PI

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NITIE Mumbai Admissions

The institute offers a doctoral-level fellowship program and several PG Diplomas. Interested candidates must register themselves for their desired courses. All admissions are entrance based followed by GD and PI. in some cases a written test may be conducted.

How to Apply?

Follow the subsequent steps:

  • Visit the official website of the college ( and click on ‘Programs’
  • Select the desired course and click on the ‘Course Overview’ tab.
  • At the end of the page, there is an option of ‘Apply Now’, click and begin with the application procedure.
  • Fill in the application form with past education details and personal information.
  • Duly filled forms must be submitted along with the application fee as per your category and course.

Get more details at NITIE Mumbai Admission

NITIE Mumbai Cutoffs

The CAT 2020 cutoffs for various PG Diploma courses are as follows:

Categories Quantitative Percentile Verbal Percentile Overall CAT Percentile
General / OC 90 91 97
ON 74 74 86.5
SC / ST / PwD 56 57 70
General / OC 90 90 95
ON 68 70 84
SC / ST / PwD 49 49 55

Read more: NITIE Mumbai Cutoffs

NITIE Mumbai Placements

The placement record for 2019-20 passing out batch varies with each course. The table below shows course wise bifurcation of placement record:

Courses Total Companies Visited Highest CTC (Domestic) Average CTC Sector Highest Placed
PGDIM 125 INR 46.50 LPA INR 20.30 LPA FMCG: 26%
PGDISEM - INR 25.50 LPA INR 15.20 LPA Manufacturing & Consulting: 31% each
PGDIE / MM / PM - INR 58.20 LPA INR 19.86 LPA BFSI: 31%
PGPEX-VLFM 33 INR 19.50 LPA INR 16.8 LPA Manufacturing: 33%

For more details check NITIE Mumbai Placement

NITIE Mumbai Facilities

There are numerous academic and extracurricular facilities available for students and staff members. Some of them are as follows:

NITIE Library

Regarded as the resource center, at present includes 82,000+ titles, journals, reference books, complimentary books, books for light reading in both English and Hindi. It includes services like book lending, reference sections, overdue alert service, etc.

Computer Centre

There are 250 computers equipped with 24x7 internet services via LAN or WiFi. Also softwares for multimedia purposes are also available like Quick Time, Macromedia, Director, etc.


Classrooms are modernly designed with spacious area including projectors for interactive learning. There’s also an auditorium which can accommodate 200 students, and is fully air conditioned.


Since programs like PGDISEM, PGDIE and PGDIM are residential programs, the students are mandatorily accommodated in single rooms with attached utilities for personal use. Hostel common room includes music system, television and leisure reading material.

Sports & Recreation

Sports facilities in Badminton, Table Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball, Carom, Cricket, etc are available for students who wish to keep themselves physically fit. 

For more details check NITIE Mumbai Reviews

NITIE Faculty

The faculty members of NITIE are divided into 09 different departments, responsible for their areas of research and interest. The teaching staff includes 55+ professors, holding the following profiles:

  • Assistant Professors: 15+
  • Associate Professors: 18
  • Professors: 19 


Ques. What is the cutoff for NITIE?

Ans. The NITIE Mumbai cutoff for CAT indicates the minimum marks or percentile for the students to secure to get admission. Generally, The highest cutoff is 97 and the lowest is 86 percentiles depending on the course selected. The NITIE Mumbai cutoff of the PGDIM program is 97 and the cutoff of the PGDISEM program is usually above 90 percentile.

Ques. Does NITIE accept XAT score?

Ans. NITIE Admissions to PGDIM and PGDISEM programs are done the basis of candidates’ marks or percentile secured in CAT – Common Aptitude Test. Candidates having not cleared CAT will not be eligible for PG admissions. Management entrance exams like XAT, MAT or other examination scores will not be considered.

Ques. What financial aid is available for the Fellowship program at NITIE?

Ans. All the regular students admitted to the fellowship program will receive INR 25,000 during the first and second year of the program and INR 28,000 during the third and fourth year as per the Ministry of Human Resource Development. Candidates must note: One can avail only single stipend/ scholarship/ fee-waiver, no other financial assistance will be provided beyond 4 years.

Ques. Do I have to choose a specialization in 2nd Year or is it a General MBA?

Ans. NITIE provides a 2-Year full-time MBA degree in general management program. The first year of the program has the common syllabus for all, one has the option of choosing electives based on their interest in the second year.

Ques. What is the seat intake capacity of seats in each program?

Ans. The number of seats as per program varies from course to course. The seat intake capacity of PGDIM and PGDISEM is 274 and 39 respectively. 15% of the total seats is reserved for international candidates in each course as per NITIE admission procedure.