Established in 1960, National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Jamshedpur (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Jharkhand. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Higher Education of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, India, National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur (NIT Jamshedpur) is a coeducational higher education institution. National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur (NIT Jamshedpur) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. NIT Jamshedpur also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.