NIIT University (NU), Neemrana, (India) and University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, (USA) have developed a collaborative degree programme called “programme 31” (3.5 + 1.5). Under this programme, NU B.Tech students will complete the NU B.Tech degree followed by UMKC, SCE and MS degrees.
Under this programme, qualified and selected B.Tech students will complete 7 semesters at NU and proceed to UMKC (Computer Science) to complete their 8th (last semester) under UMKC curriculum. On completion of the 8th semester, qualified NU students will receive their NU B.Tech degree and continue at UMKC as MS students. They will complete their MS degree in 1.5 years (3 semesters or 3 regular semesters plus one summer session) and receive UMKC MS degree. The details of this programme are as follows. Total duration = 5 years to get B.Tech from NU and MS degree from UMKC.