Birsa Institute of Technology Sindri

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Birsa Institute of Technology Sindri logo.png
BIT Sindri logo
Type Educational and research institution
Established 1949
Director D.K. Singh
Location Sindri, Jharkhand, India
Campus Urban, area 450 acres (1.8 km2)
Affiliations Vinoba Bhave University

Birsa Institute of Technology Sindri (BIT Sindri) is a government engineering college in Sindri, Jharkhand, India. Established in 1949, BIT Sindri is one of the oldest engineering colleges in India.


BIT Sindri was established in 1949 as the College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering in 1949 at Patna, but shifted to Sindri a year later.[1] This institute renaming to "Birsa Institute of Technology" was proposed, but couldnt succeed after state of Bihar partitioned in to present day Bihar and Jharkhand.[2]


The institute was affiliated with Vinoba Bhave University until 2017. 2018 onwards, the institute is affiliated to Jharkhand University of Technology (JUT), Ranchi. All courses are approved by the All India Council of Technical Education.[1]


The institute campus is 450 acres (1.8 km2) of land, located near the eastern bank of Damodar River.[1]


University and College rankings

BIT Sindri was ranked 24 among engineering colleges in India by Outlook India in 2018.[3] Bit sindri was ranked 26 among engineering college in india in 2018 by India today.

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  1. ^ a b c "College History". BIT Sindri. Retrieved 13 June 2017. 
  2. ^ "College Name History". BIT Sindri Alumni. Retrieved 28 May 2018. 
  3. ^ Cite error: The named reference Rankings_OUTLOOK_E_2018 was invoked but never defined (see the help page).

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