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What's New on NAD?

India’s second largest university, University of Mumbai is now live on DigiLocker- NAD New

Following the lead of University of Delhi, Mumbai University and Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University have become new issuers of academic awards on DigiLocker through NAD.


Now the students of Gujarat National Law University can get their degree awards on DigiLocker for the year 2019.

National University of Advanced Legal Studies(NUALS), Kochi is the first national law university of the country which is issuing Digital Awards to its students through DigiLocker.

The National Institute of Technology (NIT) Warangal has joined IIM Ranchi and IIT (BHU), Varanasi, among eight other Institutions of National Importance, in using NAD service to issue awards digitally.

A total of 34 higher-educational institutions from the state of Karnataka are live on NAD, the latest being Visvesvaraya Technological University.

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Frequently Asked Questions

National Academic Depository (NAD) is a 24X7 online depository of all academic awards viz. certificates, diplomas, degrees, mark-sheets etc. duly digitized and lodged by academic institutions / boards / eligibility assessment bodies. DigiLocker NAD not only ensures easy access to and retrieval of an academic award but also validates and guarantees its authenticity and safe storage.
  1. Students & other academic award holders,
  2. Academic Institutions/Boards/ Eligibility assessment bodies,
  3. Verifying Entities i.e. banks, employer companies (domestic & overseas), Government entities, Third party verification agencies, Academic institutions/boards/eligibility assessment bodies (domestic and overseas) etc.
DigiLocker NAD comprises a digital depository. Various DigiLocker NAD services like lodging, access, verification and authentication of academic awards are provided through DigiLocker NAD in a digital format. Digital and authenticated copy of academic awards with prescribed security features is provided to a student and/or a verifier by the depository.
You can visit step wise process is illustrated there.