About Us Welcome to NIT

Welcome to NIT

National Institute of Transportation (NIT) was established in 1991 at Risalpur and became a constituent institute of the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) through an Act of Parliament. NIT remains committed to its prime responsibility of imparting advance higher education and providing a platform for Research and Development (R&D) in core civil engineering disciplines. The institute provides an integrated teaching and research facility at postgraduate level leading to award of MS /PhD degrees in the fields of Transportation, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering.

NIT being an academic and R&D organization, provides engineering research support to the problems identified by national & international organizations especially in transportation engineering. Presently, in its revival stage, NIT is striving to achieve the status of top national civil engineering outfit with a public mission, an affordable cost, and a culture that welcomes talented, diverse students with unlimited potential. The quality faculty of the institute has always been involved in national and international level research publications and consultancy services. The strong Alumni of the institute is significantly contributing in solving civil engineering challenges within the country and abroad. With the development of requisite infrastructure coupled with modern tools of learning/ research and the diverse faculty, the institute is well poised to contest the complex future civil engineering challenges.