NAD Cell

About the Cell

“National Academic Depository (NAD)" is an electronic depository, set up by the Ministry of Human Resource and Development and University Grants Commission to facilitate Academic Institutions to digitally, securely and quickly issue online Academic Awards to the students directly in their online NAD Account. The student can access certificates at any time and authorized employers and verifier organisations can view and verify the certificates. No more need to carry originals, submit attested photocopies and wait for verification of the documents; NAD makes it online now. The Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Department of Higher Education, Government of India has communicated vide letter no F.No.8-2/2019-U.Policy dated 18.03.2020 that NAD shall not be implemented through NDML and CVL and NAD will be implemented as a permanent scheme by “Digilocker” through Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY). Therefore, introduction to NAD using “DigiLocker” will be adopted by academic institutions, verifier organizations and students. All current applications of NAD portal through NDML and CVL will be delinked and they will be linked through “Digilocker”. The “DigiLocker NAD” can be accessed by the following website link:


NAD Committee, IIEST, Shibpur

1.  Chairman (Dean Academic)            : Prof. Sudip Kumar Roy

2.  Member (Registrar)                         : Dr.BimanBandyopadhyay

3.  Member (Nodal Officer)                   : Dr. Niloy Khutia 

4. Member (Convener of the Cell)        : Dr. Nirmalya Kumar. Bhattacharyya 

4.  Office Assistant                             :  Mr. Susanta Sarma

5. Technical Assistant                        : Mr. Amal Das


Students Registration Procedure

As per MHRD guidelines, all students have to register for NAD (National Academic Depository). IIEST, Shibpur has been already registered in “Digilocker NAD”.

All students of UG and PG courses of second and higher semesters are required to register their names in NAD (preferably with their Aadhaar ID or alternatively with their mobile number in case of non availability of Aadhaar) through the following website link:



Student Registration


Academic Programs

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