As India’s most progressive Built Environment university, The National Institute of Construction Management and Research (NICMAR) is synonymous with discovery, knowledge, and greatness of the highest order. Our exemplary contribution in the field of Construction and Research has enabled us to groom and develop the next generation of leaders and thinkers.

Intellectual curiosity, creativity, and individuality are central to NICMAR’s culture.

Ajit Gulabchand

CMD HCC and Chairman NICMAR BoT and BoG


Our legacy

NICMAR at a glance

  • 1983

    The year that NICMAR was established

  • 12k+

    Students placed in different industries

  • 34k+

    Alumni worldwide

A riveting journey

Our History

Take a stroll down memory lane as we chronicle the many events and experiences of our journey that have made us who we are.

NICMAR through time

Established as an autonomous, non-government, not-for-profit academic body, NICMAR was founded in September, 1983 as a Society and a Public Charitable Trust.

The wind beneath our wings

Meet our President

Dr. Anil Kashyap

With a distinguished global career of 30 years in practice, academic, and research behind him, Anil is one of the most recognized authorities in India's higher education segment.

His commitment to redefining education at NICMAR is fueled by constant innovation, and he’s always passionate about directing the university’s efforts towards the new age with his leadership.


Meet our Vice Chancellor

Dr. Mrs. Sushma S. Kulkarni

NICMAR University, Pune (UGC approved) takes pride in being a unique institution, founded by the leaders of the Construction industry with the sole purpose of upgrading skills and human capital in the sector. We realize the responsibility of transforming students into multi-disciplinary Techno Managers, for the Built Environment. Our highly accomplished faculty, facilitate creation of industry ready and environmentally responsible professionals through various programs, including industry internships, community service engagements and value-based courses. The curriculum design, delivery and assessment are based on the philosophy of outcome-based education. Ever since its inception, NICMAR has been creating a strong network of alumni across the globe in various senior management positions as well as in entrepreneurial roles.

Today we are proud to say that with a legacy of 40+ years in education and research, our 37000+ NICMARians, are making footprints not just in construction and allied industries but also in Banking, IT, Energy, Consulting and Management services.

Brief Bio

Reimagine education

Infrastructure that supports your learning

Future-focused classrooms. World-class laboratories. Vast, digitally empowered auditoriums and conference halls.

With quality academics at hand and enrichment opportunities aplenty, you’ll graduate prepared to take on the world with just the right tools and mindset.

Life at NICMAR gives wings to your talent as you live amidst a supportive community that always has your back. Grow personally and intellectually, develop life-long friendships, spend late nights sharpening your mind - you’re sure to look back and reminisce about the best days of your life long after you’ve graduated.

The culture of NICMAR is as diversified as our country is. The environment here is veryconducivefor holistic learning"

Mukesh Prasad

Student, Project Management

Fostering continuous professional
development for our people

With the modern workplace constantly evolving, our Center for Continuing Professional Development (CCPD) provides full support to its faculty and staff in building and broadening their professional capabilities.

News & Updates

NICMAR University is Recognised as State Private University by UGC.

NICMAR University Pune Act (L. C. Bill No. Of 2022) was passed by Maharashtra State Government on 16th March, 2022 and appeared in “Maharashtra Government Gazette” on 12th May 2022 (Mah. Act No. XXXVI of 2022).