Manipur is a beautiful place, close to nature and stable weather conditions all the time. The maximum temperature in the summer months is 32 ¡ÆC (90 ¡ÆF). In winter the temperature often falls below 0 ¡ÆC (32 ¡ÆF), bringing frost. IIIT Manipur transit campus is within Imphal town on Imphal Kohima Road, NH 2 and approximately 10 Km from Tulihal Airport in Imphal. The campus is very secure, near new Secretary building and opposite of Manipur Information Technology Park. Taxis and Auto rickshaws are readily available from the airport to the institute. Imphal, capital of Manipur is well connected by air from various places of India and airlines operate daily flights to and from Imphal like Air India, Indigo, Jet Airways, Air Asia areoperating flights to Imphal either via Kolkata or Guwahati depending on origination of the flights. Taxis and Auto rickshaws are readily available from the airport to the institute. There are also bus services from its neighbouring states through Nagaland. Rail route is yet to reach Imphal, but expected to reach Tupul near Imphal by 2018. At present nearest Rail head is at Dimapur and there are bus services to Imphal from Dimapur.
IIIT Manipur paternity started in 2015 with two B Tech programs (Computer Science & Engineering and Electronics & Communication Engineering). IIIT Manipur have good enough faculties/technical staff for respective departments/courses and all are well qualified with PhD/MTech degree. IIIT Manipur have all the facilities within the campus, academic building (Class rooms, ECE Labs, Computer Center, Library and Study room), admin building, auditorium, faculty quarters, guest house, girls hostel, three hostels for boys with well-equipped dining hall, sports ground (football and cricket), WiFi facility and other sports facilities including open gym.