North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (or NERIST) was established in the year 1984 is located in Nirjuli, Itanagar in Arunachal Pradesh on National Highway 52A. It is an autonomous, Public deemed to be university fully funded and controlled by the Government of India. NERIST offers undergraduate, post graduate, certification and diploma courses in Engineering and technology with Management, entrepreneurship and rural development. The Undergraduate course is accredited by NBA and the postgraduate courses are approved MHRD and AICTE. Its lush green, eco-friendly, picturesque campus provides a conducive environment ideally suited for serious academic pursuits.