Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology

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Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology
Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology logo.png
Motto Swayam Tejaswin Bhava
Established 1979
Type Education and Research Institution
Principal B. Chennakeshav Rao
Location Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Campus Urban, 30 acres (0.12 km2) of land
Website www.cbit.ac.in

Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology (CBIT) is a college located in Gandipet, Osman Sagar, Hyderabad, Telangana, India. It is 25 kilometres (16 mi) away from Secunderabad railway station. The college is affiliated to Osmania University and accredited by the National Board of Accreditation.

History[edit]

The total constructed area is 4,45,467 sq.ft. worth about Rs.25.oo crores spread on 30 acres. The grants received from AICTE are worth about Rs.1.3 crores. college was established in 1979. The institute began with three undergraduate programmes with an intake of 200 students. By 2014 this had grown to nine undergraduate and seven postgraduate courses with a total intake of 9000 students.

One of the milestones for the college was when its students were part of the team involved in the design and successful launch of a satellite, STUDSAT, with the Indian Space Research Organisation. STUDSAT was successfully placed in the orbit and received the first signal on 12 July 2010 at 11:07am IST.

Campus[edit]

There are labs,workshops and computer centers within all the blocks of the college. There is a library and information center, sports and indoor and outdoor games. There is a cafeteria in the middle of the college .Hostel facilities are available only for boys at Rs. 40,000 per year with 6 people sharing the room in the first year and 4 in the subsequent years. There is also a linking gate between CBIT and MGIT so that people from CBIT can enter into MGIT and vice-versa.

Transport facilities are available to students with 28 college buses provided.Even students can reach college by RTC buses starting from mehadipatnam.[1] Not only for students, transport facility is also provided to staff members .

Academics[edit]

The college admits undergraduate students through the state-wide EAMCET exam conducted every year. It offers Bachelor of Engineering (BE) courses in multiple disciplines and Post graduation courses.Besides it provides the facility for attending various workshops on multi topics which avail students a great opportunity to progress in every opportunity they utilize. The Master of Technology (MTech) course is offered to Computer Science Engineering students. Master of Engineering (ME) courses are offered in other disciplines. The college also offers Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Computer Applications (MCA) courses through its department of management. Apart from the regular undergraduate program the college also has an International Center (IC-CBIT) that offers a dual degree programs with foreign universities in engineering

Rankings[edit]

University rankings
Engineering – India
India Today[2]
Outlook India[3] 41
Dataquest[4]
CSR-GHRDC*[5] 109
Private colleges:
Mint[6] 16
* Limited participation

CBIT was ranked 41 in the Outlook India Top Engineering Colleges of 2012 survey.[3] It was ranked 16th in the list of top 50 Private Engineering Colleges of India by Mint, which is India's second largest business newspaper as well as the official partner of The Wall Street Journal in India. The college was given a score of 514.4/1000 by central technical ranking unit.It has been accredited twice in 1998 and again in 2004 by NBA(AICTE). It is also the first ISO 9001-2000 certified Engineering Institute of AP. The total constructed area is 4,45,467 sq. ft. worth about Rs 25..00 crores spread on 30 acres. The grants received from AICTE are worth about Rs. 1.3 crores. The college offers 9 UG and 7 PG coureses. Brilliant and meritorious candidates with 196 EAMCET rank onwards are seeking admission in CBIT especially in ECE, EEE, CSE, IT, Mechanical Engineering etc. The percentage has also been consistent with 95% on an average. Out of them, 80% of the students are passing either in distinction or in first class.[7]

Main Entrance of CBIT

Extra-curricular activities[edit]

Sports

Every year, as part of Shruti, the Inter-Department Fest, an inter-department sports competition is held. Sports in the Fest are basketball, football, cricket, badminton, volleyball, kabadi,handball,throwball and track and field events.There are indoor games too, along with outdoor games like carroms, chess, table tennis etc. There are tournaments held within cbit college and also with other colleges.Thus cbit has excellent focus on sports along with studies.[8]

Student activities

The college holds the cultural fest CARPE DIEM every 2 years, and the inter-department fest, "Shruti" every year. Shruti it is successful participation and cooperation of each and every branch which comes out in flying colours. Each branch has its own tech-fest scheduled at the beginning of each year. Reunion Day for the alumni is held every year on 25 December.[9] Chaitanya Smruti is the alumni association of CBIT, established in 1984. By organizing reunions when past students pay a visit to their alma mater and met their friends, Chaitanya Smruti helps retain the bond between alumni and college. The association has an international chapter in the USA.[10] The association organizes the Reunion and a biennial cultural fest.Many cultural events are organized by Shruthi. Every year workshops,on robotics,ethical hacking etc.,are organized during tech-fest of the respective branches. the college holds the LITERATI every year.It's a part of comunicando. Today comunicando stands tall,all because of student's passion and contribution.

NSS unit

The main activities of NSS unit are Plantation, Blood donation camp, Services at orphanages and old age homes, Road safety, Anti ragging squads, Medical camps in villages, Environmental awareness and programs, Service to physically and mentally challenged people, issue of Voter ID cards to students and staff, First aid training to students and staff, Fire fighting mock drills.CBIT holds extra curricular activities for students not only permitting to studies and bringing their talents out. These helps them to be successful in all fields.Conducting street cause, NSS are meant for, serving the poor in villages by health check up and providing free medicines.Competitions on roa:d safety measures enables for awareness in order to avoid accidents and loss of lives.

Placement Cell in CBIT[edit]

CBIT placement cell was established in 1996 with the objective of creating career opportunities for promising students of CBIT in reputed corporate companies towards meeting aspirations of all the stake holders.

Alumni Network & Notable alumni[edit]

  • Sekhar Kammula, film director in the Telugu film industry - 1991 - Mechanical Engineering
  • Y. S. Chowdary, elected member of the Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha) in 2010, from the state of United Andhra Pradesh and Promoter-Director of Sujana Group, ranked as one of the top 10 expanding groups of companies in India as of July, 2011
  • J. D. Chakravarthy, film actor in the Telugu film industry - 1988.

Research and Development[edit]

CBIT has established a research fund to nurture and harness talent from students and faculty of various disciplines.The organization provides necessary facilities for promoting basic research and communicating with R&D agencies in other sectors for expanding and enriching the knowledge base in their respective ideas.

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 17°23′26.28″N 78°19′18.72″E / 17.3906333°N 78.3218667°E / 17.3906333; 78.3218667