The 2024-2025 academic session of NIITS will start on July 19, 2024, and will end on April 25, 2025. The deadline to receive a completed application for BTh and MDiv along with support materials is June 30, 2024.

Any applicant for admission should normally be recommended for this program by their local church pastor. The pastor should have known the student for at least two years.

Entry Requirements

For admissions, candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • Successfully completed regular high-school (10+2 or equivalent)
  • Completed 18 years of age for BTh at the time of joining NIITS
  • A satisfactory proficiency in the medium of instruction
  • A convincing experience of Christian salvation
  • A clear commitment to Christian discipleship and service
  • Desire and readiness to be prepared for Christian ministry

Candidates without 10+2 schooling, but above the age of 30, can apply as mature candidates, but will be required to demonstrate their ability to study at BTh level.

Candidates should submit the following forms:

  • Completed NIITS admission Application
  • Application Fee of Rs.300
  • Pastor’s Reference General Reference (x2)
  • Written Testimony (500 words, guidelines included) of salvation experience
  • Educational Certificates (Attested copies)
  • Medical Certificate (General Report)
  • Baptismal Certificate
  • Sponsorship and Financial Aid Form
  • Fully Vaccination certificates


A personal interview with the admission committee is a must and there are no exceptions to this.


Fee details can be found here.

Last Date for Application

The deadline, for receiving applications is June 30 each year, after which a late fee (Rs 100) is payable.

Academic Year 2024-2025

NIITS follows the four-week modular teaching method in three terms a year.  The current terms are:

Term 1

Monday, July 22 to Saturday, October 12, 2024

Student Study Break

Sunday, October 13 to Saturday, October 19, 2024

Term 2

Monday, October 21 to Saturday, December 15, 2024

Student Winter Break

Sunday, December 15, 2024 to Sunday, January 19, 2025

Term 3

Monday, Janary 22 to Saturday, April 26, 2025

Graduation and Commencement

Saturday April 26, 2025