At NIT, students develop leadership and team skills, while pursuing their interests through diverse organizations. From sports and debates to the famed NIT band, the various clubs and teams reflect the wide range of personal and professional interests of our vibrant student community. Activities are student-driven, and new initiatives are always welcomed.
From cricket to basketball, athletics to yoga - students can stay fit in any way they choose. Excellent coaching facilities allow them to hone their skills and NIT teams have won much acclaim for their performance on the sports field.
NIT recently started the Marathon Club where students and other citizens of Greater Noida actively participate.
Auditorium and Gymnasium NIT has a well-designed auditorium where many a student takes the center stage and showcase their scholastic and cultural talents. The auditorium provides students a platform to engage in various extra-curricular activities and build their personalities. In order to help students keep their bodies fit along with their minds, a state-of-the-art gymnasium equipped with the latest exercise machines is available to the students.
Yoga is a group of physical, mental, and spiritual practices or disciplines which originated in ancient India. There is a broad variety of yoga schools, practices, and goals in Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. The ultimate goal of Yoga is moksha (liberation), although the exact definition of what form this takes depends on the philosophical or theological system with which it is conjugated.
According to Jacobsen, “Yoga has five principal meanings:
- Yoga, as a disciplined method for attaining a goal;
- Yoga, as techniques of controlling the body and the mind;
- Yoga, as a name of one of the schools or systems of philosophy (darśana);
- Yoga, in connection with other words, such as “hatha-, mantra-, and laya-,” referring to traditions specialising in particular techniques of yoga;
- Yoga, as the goal of Yoga practice.