National Institute of Construction Management and Research (NICMAR) is a leading educational Institute established by the Indian construction industry. NICMAR is an autonomous, non-government, non-profit academic body, incorporated in India on September 1983 as a 'Society' and a public charitable 'Trust'. It is recognised by Government of India as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation - SIRO.Major academic programmes of the Institute were started with technical assistance from UNDP and academic inputs from the faculty of Loughbourgh and Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.The Institute is managed by Board of Trustees, Board of Governors and Academic Council.The Institute is situated at Balewadi, 17 kms. away from the Pune Central Railway Station and seven kms. from Pune University and the Expressway to Bangalore runs along the Institute.