The Department of Mathematics, National Institute of Technology Srinagar started its functioning in the year 1960. During past 52 years many mathematicians of International repute like Prof. Q. I. Rehman (Presently working in Canada), Prof. M. A. Ansari (Bretlee - Ansari's test), Prof.S. I. Hussain (Coordinator of NCERT Books), Prof. A. H. Siddiqui (EX-Pro Chancellor Aligarh Muslim Univrsity) and many worked in the Department. The faculty members of this department are actively engaged in research and have pubished around 60 research papers in last five years in National and International journals.