Established in 1963, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Kurukshetra (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Haryana. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Higher Education of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, India, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra (NIT) is a coeducational higher education institution. National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra (NIT) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. NIT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.