Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute Of Technology, Surat is one of the 17 Regional Engineering Colleges that were established as joint venture of the Government of India and the Government of Gujarat. It was established in June 1961 with facilities to run Bachelor's Degree Programmes in Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering disciplines. It is now changed to National Institute of Technology along with other RECs.
The total intake of students is, currently 426. Fifty per cent of the seats are filled up from the Gujarat State and the fifty percent of the seats are reserved for the students from other States with quota fixed for every State. In addition to intake of 426, twenty foreign students are also admitted under the scheme of Central Government.
The college has now been given the status of Deemed University.
The college has 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 a very active Training & Placement section.
The college has three Post Graduate Centers, one each in Civil Engineering, Applied Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering Departments.
The institute provides campus placement to its student.
This list of visiting companies is like the whoâ??s who of top companies of India and abroad. Some of them are Fortune 500 companies and their visit to the campus is a testimonial to the brand value of SVNIT, Surat. The exhaustive list includes Google Inc, Microsoft Corp., TCS, IBM Global Services, Accenture(IDC), Wipro, Tata Motors, General Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Maruti Udyog, Atos Origin, Infosys, Amdocs, CSC, L&T , Ashok Leyland and BPCL.
The college is having in all seven hostels, six for boys & one for girls students, accommodating 990 students. The total of 191 units of staff quarters for different categories have been built on the campus. The college 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.To know more about Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute Of Technology Surat(Nit Surat), please visit their website at www.svnit.ac.in, where you can check news update, application form, exam dates, admit cards, placement drive dates, and more other important details. Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute Of Technology Surat(Nit Surat) is well known college/university among students these days.