Krishna Institute of Engineering and Technology

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Krishna Institute of Engineering and Technology
Motto कौशलम् सर्वसाधनम् (kaushalam sarvasadhnam)(meaning: catalysing excellence)
Established 1998
Type Private
Location Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Campus Suburban, 21.5 acres (0.087 km2)
Nickname KIET
Mascot Lord Krishna playing flute
Affiliations Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU), AICTE

Krishna Institute Of Engineering And Technology (KIET) is a private engineering institute affiliated to Uttar Pradesh Technical University, situated in the Ghaziabad in the National Capital Region of India 30 km from Delhi.[1] The institute is ISO certified.[2] It consists of 10 academic departments with a focus on education in engineering, sciences, pharmacy and management. The institute has ties with industry, and offers on-campus placements where students get placed with different companies.[3][4]


Institute is located 30 km from Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border, on National Highway 58 (India), 13 km from Ghaziabad towards Meerut.[5]


The institute was started in 1998 under the aegis of the Krishna Charitable Trust. The college was then affiliated to the Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar University, Agra. Later it came under UPTU(Uttar Pradesh Technical University) after the latter was formed. UPTU was renamed GBTU (Gautam Buddh Technical University). Later GBTU was split into two separate universities, one retaining the original name Gautam Buddh Technical University, and the other named Mahamaya Technical University. Institute is affiliated to Mahamaya Technical University.[6][7] but finally GBTU and MTU combined, Now institute is affiliated to UTTAR PRADESH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY (UPTU)


The college imparts NBA accredited[8] undergraduate courses in six streams of engineering:.[9] It is ISO 9001:2008 and NAAC accredited with Grade'A'.[10]

Branch Name Intake Branch Code
Computer Science and Engineering 180 CS(010)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 180 EN(021)
Electronics and Communication Engineering 180 EC(031)
Information Technology 120 IT(013)
Mechanical Engineering 240 ME (040)
Civil Engineering 120 CE(00)
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering 60 EI (032)
Total 1020 Seats

The institute offers the following postgraduate programs leading to a Masters degree:

Program Name Acronym Number of Seats
Masters in Computer Applications MCA 120
Masters in Business Administration MBA 120

The institute also offers:

  • B. Pharma with an intake of 60.

Postgraduate courses like M.Tech in Mechanical, Computer Science, Electronics and Communication, Electronics and Electrical Engineering are run by the institute and the degrees are provided by Mahamaya Technical University. The college also carries out research activities, and has a research and development department headed by Dr N.K.Sharma, and has filed for several patents in recent years.

There is also a Basic sciences department.

The college has many cultural and technical societies functioning within its premises including

  • Cyborgs (CS department)
  • Echos (EC department)
  • Elites (EI department)
  • Ideaz (IT department)
  • Eesa (EN department)
  • Mexperts (ME department)
  • Civec (Civil department)
  • Nuts (technical community)
  • Literacy Legions (cultural community)
  • Kommotion (official dance group of college)
  • K-Eco (college environmental club)
  • Sankalp (community of various branch students)
  • NSS (society for social causes)
  • V Group (group to prepare students for campus placements)
  • SAE Group
  • AIRS: Artificial Intelligence & Robotics Society(Robotics club)
  • KIET Quiz Club.
  • The Eclectic Troupe(community for enhance communication)
  • Technovate(EC department)


  • College has many research oriented courses and journals
  • International Research Paper : 545
  • National Research Paper : 318
  • Total no. of Research Paper published : 863


Students are admitted through counselling based on SEE-UPTU and AIEEE ranks. The SEE-UPTU exam is held in the 3rd week of April and the results are generally announced the next month. Over 85% seats the students are admitted through counselling and rest 15% through management quota.[citation needed]

Administrative Block

The college has 21.5 acres (87,000 m2) of campus housing the academic departments as well as providing residential facilities to students and faculty. The campus has class rooms, laboratories, drawing hall, workshops, library, conference hall, and student support facilities like hostels, canteen, stationery shop, medical support, transport, and students activity center(SAC). The newer blocks built recently are equipped with dual elevator facility. Campus is under CCTV camera surveillance. The college also provides Punjab National Bank ATM facility at its entrance gate and 24-hr Nescafe coffee Shop, and a mini restaurant BIG TREAT for hostel students. It also provides 24-hr ambulance facility in campus. An ambulance is available to serve the students to the hospitals in the region. The college has carried out various changes in its infrastructure since its foundation. It has a playground where all the sporting events take place.


Hostel complex

There are three boys halls of residence, Aryabhatta hall of residence for the third-year students, Vivekanand hall of residence for fourth-year students, and Tagore hall of residence for the second-year students. Sarojini hall of residence is the hostel for girls. Another girls' hostel is newly constructed beside Sarojini Hall of Residence which is Saraswati. It is a 5-storied building with lift facility. A new hostel for girls has been constructed, named Gargi in the college campus and has been in function since September, 2013. Residence for first year boys is set up outside the college campus as an anti-ragging measure. The first-year hostels are Om Sai Hostel and Atithi hostel which can accommodate 350 male students each. Om Sai Hostel has been in function since August, 2012. It is located far off from the college campus near Bundelkhand Industrial area, Ghaziabad.

Management and organization[edit]

The college is managed by Krishna Charitable trust. The head of the institution in the Director General who is assisted by a Director responsible for day-to-day decisions and an Additional Director. In addition, three deans for Academics, Student Affairs and Research and development are also there.

Life at KIET[edit]

College marks presence of students from different states of India. Most of them belong to the states of Uttar Pradesh & New Delhi. Daily classes are held from 09:00 to 17:00 hrs with weekends off. There are many societies and clubs in college which carry out technical and cultural events. Internet connection is available for the hostel students during non-college hours.

There is a gymnasium, tennis court, basketball court, badminton court, cricket ground, volleyball. Special screening of matches is organized during crucial matches of Indian cricket team.A well structured Auditorium has been constructed recently along with an indoor Badminton court.

The distance of college from Delhi is just 30 K.M. making to convenient to connect to New Delhi. For shopping and other needs they head towards nearby markets and shopping malls of Ghaziabad, Noida and New Delhi and Muradnagar.

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