Guru Nanak Institute of Technology

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Guru Nanak Institute of Technology
GNIT Kolkata logo.png
Official logo of GNIT
Type Private
Established 2003
Principal Prof(Dr.) Santanu Kr Sen
Academic staff
Administrative staff
Students 2000 approx.
Undergraduates 1880 approx.
Postgraduates 120
Location India Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Campus Urban
Affiliations West Bengal University of Technology
Website Guru Nanak Institute of Technology
GNIT Campus from the air

Guru Nanak Institute of Technology (or GNIT) is an engineering college located in West Bengal, India. The college was established in 2003 by the JIS Group, in Panihati, Sodpur, a suburb of Kolkata. The college is an AICTE-approved institution and is affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology.[1][2][3]

The campus[edit]

The Guru Nanak Institute of Technology (GNIT) campus is located on 157/F Nilgunj Road, Panihati Kolkata, at a walking distance of seven minutes from Sodepur Railway Station on 4,0468 square metres of land. The college shares the campus with sister colleges of JIS Group, such as the Guru Nanak Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, a pharmaceutical college, a Hotel management college and a hospitality management college.


GNIT offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses in engineering and computer applications disciplines.[4] The college offers B.Tech in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Information Technology, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Food Technology as well as professional degree courses in computer applications like [Master of Business Administrations] Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) and Master of Computer Applications (MCA). The institute has added the Department of Business Administrations from 2010. All the courses are affiliated to the West Bengal University of Technology, Salt Lake, West Bengal. There are about 75 faculty members in the departments.


GNIT provides hostel facilities but they are situated outside the campus except the girls hostel which is inside the campus. Hostel for boys are divided on the basis of year. Each year has a hostel of their own.


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