Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat

 NIT-Surat-logo

History

Named after India's first Home Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat is one of the 17 Regional Engineering Colleges that were established as joint venture by the Government of India and the Government of Gujarat. Established in June 1961 with Bachelor's Degree Programmes in Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering on the curriculum, the name of the institute has been changed to National Institute of Technology in recent years. The institute has on offer seven undergraduate courses of Bachelor of Technology in disciplines like Electrical, Mechanical, Civil, Chemical, Computers, Electronics, and Production Engineering. Also on offer are postgraduate courses in Structural engineering, Environmental engineering, Turbo machines, Water-resources engineering, Mechanical, Electronics and Chemical Engineering. The undergraduate course admittance undergoes the competitive AIEEE exams, while the admittance for post-graduate programs requires going through the GATE exams.

Campus

The college campus covers an area of over 1 km² (250 acre) on the Surat-Dumas Highway, in the city of Surat, Gujarat in the area known as Ichchhanath, about 10 km from the Surat Railway Station.

The Institute has a well equipped library, a computer centre, and lecture hall complex, various laboratories in different departments, Association of Computer Machinery (ACM), SAE, Student Council, workshops, health care centre, and adequate facilities for sports, games and co-curricular activities, Physical Education and Sports, Health Facility ,  Library & Cultural Society, Hostels(9)Technical Society, Banking and Postal Facility , Student activity center etc and also including in all eleven hostels facilities. The college also has a well-established Central Learning resource centers like Central library, Central Computer Centre, Entrepreneurship Development Cell, Continuing Education Centre and Physical Education Section. The college also has an active Training & Placement section.

The college has three Post Graduate Centers too one for each Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Departments, and Applied Mechanics.

The college also has a Canteen, a Students Store, a Dispensary, a Guest House, a Post Office, a branch of the State Bank of India and play ground for some of the major games, viz. Football, Basketball, Volleyball and Cricket.

NIT-Surat-Campus

Hostels

The college in all has seven hostels, six for boys & one for girls, accommodating about 990 students. About 191 units of staff quarters for different categories have been built on the campus.

Departments

  • Appl. Mechanics
  • Appl. Sci. & Humanities
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Production Engineering

Cultural Activities:

Entru-meet is SVNIT Surat's annual Entrepreneurial festival. It is a platform meant to collect, test and enhance the entrepreneurial skillfulness of the youth of the country. Then there is Sparsh is the SVNIT Surat's annual cultural festival which usually commence in the second week of March every year. This 5-day festival is an extravaganza of literary and debating events and competitions and cultural shows. Mindbend is the SVNIT Surat's annual technical festival with technical competitions and events covering all areas of engineering, with competitions, guest lectures, workshops and quizzes comprising the main events.

Alumni

The best institutes in the world have strong alumni support to nurture raw talent and encourage the spirit of entrepreneurship and successful start-ups in the institute. Keeping the same spirit intake is what the institute has planned for the alumni.

Alumni list:

  • manojp.singh
  • rajendradoshi
  • swenirajubhai
  • Rakesh Arora
  • Sumit Ghosh
Related Resources
Top Engineering Colleges in Gujrat

Top Engineering Colleges in Gujrat Name of the...

IIIT-Hyderabad

IIIT Hyderabad History: The International...

PEC

Punjab Engineering College History The Punjab...

HBTI-Kanpur

Harcourt Butler Technological Institute History:...

SSN College

SSN College of Engineering History Sri...

DCE

DCE History: With over 65 years in its credit for...

NIT-Jalandhar

NIT Jalandhar History: The Dr B R Ambedkar,...

Top Engineering Colleges in Rajasthan

Top Engineering Colleges in Rajasthan Name of the...

NIT-Kurukshetra

NIT Kurukshetra History: Institute in July, 1963...

Top Engineering Colleges in Odisha

Top Engineering Colleges in Odisha Name of the...

Thapar

Thapar Inst of Engineering & Technology...

JNTU

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU)...

IIT-Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur History: IIT Kharagpur is the first...

Top Engineering Colleges in Uttaranchal

Top Engineering Colleges in Uttaranchal Name of...

IIT-Kanpur

IIT Kanpur History: IIT Kanpur was established in...

Top Engineering Colleges in Punjab

Top Engineering Collesges in Punjab Name of the...

Top Engineering Colleges in Tamilnadu

Top Engineering Colleges in Tamilnadu Name of the...

BITS-Pilani

BITS-PILANI History: The institute was founded by...

VJTI-Mumbai

VJTI Mumbai History: Veermata Jijabai...

MNNIT-Allahabad

Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology,...

NIT-Durgapur

NIT- National Institute of Technology Durgapur...

IIIT-Allahabad

IIIT Allahabad History: The Ministry of Human...

Top Engineering Colleges in Andhra Pradesh

Top Engineering Colleges in Andhra Pradesh Name of...

NIT-Warangal

NIT- WARANGAL History: NIT Warangal was started in...

IIT-Madras

IIT Madras History: IIT Madras was established...

BIT- MESRA

BIT- MESRA History: The Birla Institute of...

Bengal Engineering College

Bengal Eng Science University, Shibpur History:...

NIT-Calicut

NIT - National Institute of Technology Calicut...

Nirma

Nirma Institute of Technology History: Operating...

VNIT Nagpur

VNIT Nagpur History The Institute was originally...

MANIT Bhopal

MANIT, Bhopal History: Maulana Azad National...

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh Name of...

NIT-Jamshedpur

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jamshedpur...

Top Engineering Colleges in Kerala

Top Engineering Colleges in Kerala Name of the...

SVNIT-Surat

NIT SURAT(Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of...

Top Engineering Colleges in Karnataka

Top Engineering Colleges in Karnataka Name of the...

IT BHU

IT BHU History: The Institute of Technology or...

NIT-Trichy

NIT TRICHY History: The National Institute of...

ISM-Dhanbad

ISM DHANBAD History: Feeling the need for a...

Top Engineering Colleges in Uttar Pradesh

Top Engineering Colleges in Uttar Pradesh Name of...

IIT-Bombay

IIT Bombay History: IIT Bombay was established in...

MIT-Manipal

Manipal Institute of Technology History: Manipal...

COE-Andhra University

College of Engineering, Andhra University History:...

NIT-Rourkela

NIT ROURKELA History: Formerly known as Regional...

VIT

Vellore Institute of Technology History: Vellore...

COE-Trivendrum

College of Engineering- Trivendrum History: On the...

CIT

Coimbatore Institute of Technology History: The...

NSIT-Delhi

Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology History:...

College of Eng Guindy

College of Engineering, Guindy History: The...

Jadhavpur University

Jadhavpur University History: The year 1906, saw a...

Top Engineering Colleges in Haryana

Top Engineering Colleges in Haryana Name of the...

SIT-Kolkata

SIT KOLKATA History: Established in the year 1963,...

MNIT-Jaipur

MNIT Jaipur History: Established in the year 1963...

IIT-Delhi

IIT Delhi History: IIT Delhi was established as...

Top Engineering Colleges in West Bengal

Top Engineering Colleges in West Bengal Name of...

UVCE

University Visvesvaraya College of Engg History...

Top Engineering Colleges in Maharastra

Top Engineering Colleges in Maharastra Name of the...

Osmania-University

Osmania University College of Engineering...

PSG-Coimbatore

PSG College of Technology Coimbatore History: PSG...