Birla Institute of Technology, Patna

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Birla Institute of Technology, Patna
BIT Mesra logo.png
Other name
Motto सा विद्या या विमुक्तये
Motto in English
Learning is that which Liberates
Type Deemed University
Established 2006
Chairman C. K. Birla
Chancellor Draupadi Murmu
Vice-Chancellor M.K.Mishra
Director Dr. AKSH SINHA[1]
Location Patna, Bihar, India
25°35′44″N 85°5′11″E / 25.59556°N 85.08639°E / 25.59556; 85.08639Coordinates: 25°35′44″N 85°5′11″E / 25.59556°N 85.08639°E / 25.59556; 85.08639
Affiliations BIT Mesra
Website Official Website

Birla Institute of Technology, Patna is an educational centre[2] offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses located in Patna, Bihar, India.[3][4][5] It is an extension centre of Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi.[6]


The Patna Centre of Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra was established in 2006, as a result of an initiative from the Honorable CM NITISH KUMAR. The Patna centre of the institute is dedicated to the course of Engineering & Technology. In 2006 the centre began functioning, equipped with necessary facilities and at an easily reachable location. There are at present seven Academic Departments at the Patna Centre of BIT.


The following Undergraduate courses are conducted at BIT Patna:-

  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Civil Engineering.
  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Computer Science.
  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Electrical & Electronics Engineering.
  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Electronics & Communication Engineering.
  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Information Technology.[7]
  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Mechanical Engineering.[3]
  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Production Engineering.[7]
  • Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch).

The following Postgraduate courses are conducted at BIT Patna:-

  • Master of Technology (M.Tech.) in Computer Science & Engineering.
  • Master of Technology (M.Tech.) in Electronics & Communication Engineering.


Aerial view of hostels and guest house inside BIT-P

The campus of the Institute at Patna is located between the Bihar Veterinary College and the Jai Prakash Narayan patna Airport, the campus has 25 acres of academic space, staff quarters, transit hostel, dispensary, play-ground, gymnasium,student activity centre, dancing room and an auditorium. Besides the college also has a local Police Station for security reasons.[8]

The campus is entirely residential with accommodation facilities provided for all students in hostels on the campus. The college offers free transport bus facility to its students. The campus has three boys' hostel and one girls' also has an ATM facility.The college is also equipped with a Central Library that is about to begin an online e-library system for greater benefits of the students. There is a future plan for further advanced development of the college campus.



Technika is the annual technical festival of BIT-P.[9] Viola is the annual rock-show organized during Technika, where national and international rock bands like Strings and Underground Authority have performed. The college also organizes annual athletic-meet and inter-branch sport tournaments.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Roshan Kumar & Shuchismita Chakraborty (2013-11-28). "Time to explore past". Retrieved 2014-02-01. 
  2. ^ "Birla Institute of Technology Patna students get tips from experts - Times Of India". 2013-01-12. Retrieved 2014-02-01. 
  3. ^ a b Roshan Kumar (2013-12-26). "Fair edge for tech students". Retrieved 2014-02-01. 
  4. ^ "BITP to hold training programme for entrepreneurs - Times Of India". 2014-01-04. Retrieved 2014-02-01. 
  5. ^ Anisha Anand (2014-01-25). "Social premier league: CIMP, BITP, IITP win their first encounter - Times Of India". Retrieved 2014-02-01. 
  6. ^ Vithika Salomi (2013-12-11). "Parents want wards to go for tech education outside Bihar - Times Of India". Retrieved 2014-02-01. 
  7. ^ a b "अंतरराष्ट्रीय सम्मेलन में भाग लेने जापान जाएंगे बीआइटी के छात्र 9484463". 2012-07-19. Retrieved 2014-02-01. 
  8. ^ "Campus Facilities". Retrieved 2014-02-01. 
  9. ^ Vithika Salomi (2014-01-15). "Fun-filled days for tech collegians in the offing - Times Of India". Retrieved 2014-02-01. 

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