NIIT to conduct India's largest National Industry Targeted Aptitude Test (NITAT) on 13th February, 2016

Top Quote NIIT Limited, a global leader in skills and talent development, today announced country's largest Aptitude Test- the 12th National Industry Targeted Aptitude Test (NITAT) - to enable students and graduates to access their potential and aptitude for careers across multiple sectors. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) January 21, 2016 - New Delhi : 12th edition of NITAT opens avenues for aspiring careers in IT, Banking and Finance. More than 1 Million students benefitted over the past 10 years.

    'NITAT 2016', will be simultaneously conducted by NIIT, in over 150 cities nationwide, on 13th February 2016.

    Graduates as well as undergraduates of all streams can apply for this test. Students can learn about the benefits of appearing in the 12th NITAT and can register online by logging on to or by visiting the nearest NIIT centre. Over the past 10 years, NITAT has reached out to more than 1 Million students with new-age career options.

    According to a new survey by, a recruitment platform, most employers are optimistic about their hiring plans in 2016. The survey covered 5,480 companies across 12 industry sectors in 21 major cities. The latest Job Outlook 2016 survey of over 1,614 employers across India also shows positive hiring plans by nearly 60 % of the surveyed organisations. The survey covered over 1,614 employers across India.

    NITAT aims to assess skills of students for multiple career domains. The test has been designed as an objective test of reasoning, comprehension, data interpretation skills and behavioural traits. Every student will receive a personalised score card that will give his/her Aptitude Ranking (concentric graphical form) on National and Zonal basis. NIIT will also award upto 25% scholarship to the meritorious students.

    Flagging off NITAT 2016 nationally, Shivan Bhargava, Group President, Skills and Careers Group, NIIT Ltd. said, "We commenced NITAT 11 years ago with an aim to recognize skilled manpower to meet the demands of the IT industry. Today NITAT has evolved from being just an I.T. aptitude test to the one that assesses student's career readiness quotient across multiple domains like IT, Banking and Finance. We exhort students and graduate to come forward and take the test and assess their capabilities for future. National Industry Targeted Aptitude Test is beneficial for both students seeking to identify their aptitude and the industry which is in the lookout for right talent."

    Students who appear for NITAT will receive an assessment score card & personalized career counselling from NIIT. They will also be entitled for complementary job fair passes. NIIT's program proposition will be highlighted during counselling and scholarships will be awarded to merit holders, along with a congratulatory letter from NIIT MindChampion Viswanathan Anand.

    NIIT's pioneering initiative NITAT was introduced in 2004 to enable graduates and students pursuing their studies in engineering, arts, commerce and science streams to gauge their aptitude for a career in the IT sector, identify skills further required, if any, and thus systematically charter their career into the IT industry. The test is designed scientifically to assess students and provide a relative ranking system, which helps them to identify their position amongst all test takers.

    About NIIT
    Established in 1981, NIIT Limited, a global leader in Skills and Talent Development, offers multi-disciplinary learning management and training delivery solutions to corporations, institutions, and individuals in over 40 countries. NIIT has three main lines of business across the globe- Corporate Learning Group, Skills and Careers Group, and School Learning Group.

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