National Knowledge Network (NKN):

National Knowledge Network (NKN) project is aimed at establishing a strong and robust Indian network which will be capable of providing secure and reliable connectivity. NKN with its multi-gigabit capability aims to connect all universities, research institutions, libraries, laboratories, healthcare and agricultural institutions across the country to address such paradigm shift.

Core Links: There are a total of 02 core links in the state. 

Bandwidth Start Point (A) End Point (B) Status
2.5 Gbps KOLKATA IMPHAL Commissioned
10 Gbps GUWAHATI IMPHAL Commissioned


The list of all 15 institutes along with their status of connectivity is enclosed in the table below:-

Sl. No. Name of Institute Category Name of Service Provider Bandwidth
1 Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development (IBSD), Imphal DBT PGCIL 100 Mbps
2 Manipur Institute of Technology, Imphal Engineering PGCIL 100 Mbps
3 Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal Medical PGCIL 100 Mbps
4 JawaharLal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences,  Imphal Medical PGCIL 100 Mbps
5 Manipur SDC, Manipur SDC PGCIL 100 Mbps
6 ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Imphal ICAR PGCIL 100 Mbps
7 National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology, Imphal NIELIT PGCIL 100 Mbps
8 Manipur Police Training Centre, Pangei Police PGCIL 100 Mbps
9 Central Institute of Plastic Engineering and Technology (CIPET), Imphal Research PGCIL 100 Mbps
10 State Academy of Training, Imphal Management PGCIL 100 Mbps
11 State Institute of Rural Development Imphal Management PGCIL 100 Mbps
12 Central Agricultural University, Imphal Central University BSNL 1 Gbps
13 Manipur University, Imphal Central University BSNL 1 Gbps
14 National Institute of Technology, Manipur NIT BSNL 1 Gbps
15 Manipur Technical University (New commission through share mode setup) MTU PGCIL 100 Mbps