Founded in 1956, National Institute of Technology, Raipur is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Raipur (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Chhattisgarh. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Higher Education of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, India, National Institute of Technology, Raipur (NITRR) is a very small (enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. National Institute of Technology, Raipur (NITRR) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 60 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Indian higher education organization a least selective institution. NITRR 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.