Believing strongly in the motto "Technology
for Prosperity" the college has seen phenomenal growth in the last
two and a half decades bringing innovation to every road we have traveled.
Inside this campus the possibilities seem limitless. You will find cutting-edge
technology, state-of-the-art equipment and minds that push the envelope
of theory and experimentation.
BANGALORE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY is located in the heart of Bangalore,
the "Electronic City" and "Silicon Valley" of India.
The institution came into being in August, 1979 under the auspices of
Vokkaligara Sangha, Bangalore. The institute offered the Bachelor
of Engineering (B.E.) Degree in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics & Communication, Computer Science, Instrumentaion Technology Telecommunication & Information Science & Engineering. Bangalore Institute
of Technology has always been at the forefront of modern technology and
is credited with the introduction of the first full-fledged COMPUTER
SCIENCE & ENGINEERING degree in Karnataka.Thus, the institute
has identified future growth areas and incorporated various courses over
the years. At present B.I.T offers 9 undergraduate, 6 post graduate and
a Ph.D course(s) with a student strength of more than 2500.
There are a number of centres carrying
out inter-disciplinary research and many collaborative programmes exist
between the college and other institutions, like IISc, N.A.L, etc.The
chemistry department has been recognized as one of the latest research
centres in the state of Karnataka. The college is also a program centre
for IGNOU. Teaching & research work is also amply supported by facilities
such as central library with 30000 volumes of text books and reference
books, and an INDUSTRIAL CONSULTANCY AND RESEARCH CENTER.
Besides this, the institute also offers the facilities like auditorium
(1200 seating capacity), seminar hall, co-operative society, canteen,
full fledged sports and cultural sections as well as hostels for boys