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In order to co-ordinate the activities of all NITs, the Central Government has constituted an NIT Council, as under:

NIT Council
Minister of HRD, Government of India Chairman
Education Secretary, Ministry of HRD, Government of India Member
Principal Advisor (Education), Planning Commission Member
Secretary, Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India Member
Director General, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research Member
Special Secretary/Additional Secretary/ Educational Advisor (T), Ministry of HRD, Government of India Member
Chairman, USC Member
Chairman, AICTE Member
Financial Advisor, Ministry of HRD, Government of India Member
Two Chairman of the Boards of the Institutes (By rotation) Member
Five Directors of the Institutes (By rotation) Member
One Director of NIT (By rotation in alphabetic order) Member
Two Secretaries of Higher/Technical, Education from States where NITs are located (By rotation) Member
Two persons from Industry nominated by the Central Government Member
Joint Secretary (Technical Education), Joint Educational Adviser (T), Ministry of HRD, Government of India Member