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COGNITIA is annual technical festival of National Institute of Technology , Meghalaya The festival was originally known as 'TECHFEST' which gave the generic name to college festivals in India. It was later re-christened to Cognitia in 2013. Cognitia literally meaning the 'I think therefore I am' is a celebration of the creative spirit and youthful energy inherent in the country's college students. This time it's a whole new game, it's not about the victors or the vanquished, it' not about glory or defeat. It' about conquering your demons, it' about upping yourself, it' about the quest for excellence. Techfest has gradually diversified into an organisation that apart from showcasing the pinnacle of technical advancement strives for betterment of the society by developing an inclination of youth populace towards the current social issues through unique initiatives.this organisation working on a non-profit basis.

Special Event:Brainstorm Session on Engineering in Medical Applications


National Institute Of Technology, Meghalaya has taken an initiative of collaboration between North Eastern Indira Gandhi Institute Of Health And Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) and North Eastern Hill University(NEHU) to bring the Engineering Science and Medical Fraternity into a common platform. In this connection, NIT Meghalaya is going to organise an one hour "Brainstorm Session on Engineering in Medical Applications" followed by student's half an hour poster competition on the above mentioned topic on 2nd November from 11.00 am to 12.30 pm at NIT Meghalaya

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Departmental Events

The five departments of NITM- Computer Science And Engineering, Electronics And Communication Engineering, Electrical And Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Civil Engineering have in store for a wide range of interesting events that are both challenging and fun. Click the button below to know more.

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Technical Events

We also have many great technical events like GAT, RAT, LFR RoboRumble and many more that will surely ignite the engineer in you! Take out those Arduinos! Get building ! Compete with your friends and find out if your robot is the last one standing! For more details, click the button below.

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Cognitia'18 Sneak Peak!

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