The Nehru Institute of Technology launched Centre for Research and Innovation (NIT CRI) to the Faculty Members and Students would be encouraged to perform their Research works and convert their Business Ideas into successful commercial or social ventures through Multidisciplinary Module. NIT – CRI is established in the year 2021, under the dynamic leadership of Dr. M. Sivaraja, Principal, NIT and the cell is headed by Dr. T. Jayaprakash, Prof./S&H. Faculty members and Students will be guided and assisted on various aspects such as Publication of Research articles in WoS/SCI/Scopus/UGC indexed journals, publications of Research articles in reputed conferences, Patent publications, inculcating Start-up Eco system for the students, obtaining research funding from agencies like; DST – SERB, TNSCST, MSME, CSIR, AICTE & UGC. Also intended to avail facilities from agencies of support system as endowments, information on technologies, etc under NIT – CRI. The Student Entrepreneurs should understand that their idea has a high degree of commercial viability leading to prospective business for global recognition.
NIT – CRI has five centres for Research and five hubs for Innovation and training. Every faculty member and student is encouraged to associate themselves with at least one centre. The centres and hubs focus on basic, applied and adoptive research, product development, learning-resources development and industrial training.
NIT – CRI aims to create an outstanding environment for researchers and incubates, that benefits the native economy for sustainable growth.