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Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology/KIIT University, Bhubaneswar

KIIT University, Bhubaneswar
India - 751024

Courses Offered

Bachelor of Technology , Bachelor of Technology + Master of Technology [M.Tech] , Bachelor of Technology + Master of Business Administration [MBA] , Master of Technology ,

Facilities


Comp Labs

Sports

Gym

Medical

Cafeteria

Laboratory

About College

Institute Description

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT), Bhubaneswar is a world class multi-disciplinary university located in Odhisa. It had its inception in 1992 by famous educational and social entrepreneur, Dr. Achyuta Samanta and in 1997 the degree courses were started.

  • KIIT is accredited by NAAC of UGC in ‘A’ Grade and by NBA of AICTE. It was conferred the university status in 2004 by the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Govt. of India.
  • The university is spread over 25 sq. km. of land accommodating 20 sprawling Wi-Fi campuses with 10 million sq. ft. built up area.
  • The university has more than 20 constituent schools offering more than 100 programs.
  • KIIT Educational Conglomerate is exclusive in offering a wide spectrum of academic programs from kindergarten to PG level, earning it a place in the Limca Book of Records. 

Member of Organisations:-

  • International Association of Universities (IAU)

  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)

  • University Mobility of Asia and the Pacific (UMAP)

  • International Association of University Presidents (IAUP)

  • Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP)

  • International Institute of Education (IIE), New York

  • United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI)

  • International Association of Law Schools (IALS)

  • Eurasian Silk Road Universities Consortium (ESRUC)

Collaboration:-

  • Inje University, Gimhae, South Korea

  • Dongguk University, Seoul

  • National Research Development Corporation, India

  • Kingston University, London

  • Northumbria University, UK

  • Kenyatta University, Kenya

  • Trinity College, London

  • The Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague, Czech Republic

  • University of Lausanne, Switzerland

  • Helsinki Espana, Spain

  • Yildiz Technical University, Turkey

  • North Seattle Community College, Washington

  • University of Miskolc, Hungary

  • Cracow University of Technology, Poland

  • National Pingtung University of Science & Technology, Taiwan

  • Reykjavik University, Iceland

  • Pokhara University, Nepal

  • Resilience International Institute of Higher Learning, Netherlands

  • Deakin University, Australia

  • University of Cambodia, Cambodia

  • Chiang Mai Rajbhat University, Thailand

  • North West Varsity, South Africa

  • Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania  

Research:- KIIT University also established a Centre for Scientific Research with money of US$ 1.2 million, the only private University in the country to establish such a centre. Each school of engineering and technology are involved in research activity of its own. Its wits are supported by Govt. of India agencies like Department of Science and Technology, Department of Atomic Energy, etc.

Constituent Institute:

  • KIIT International School

  • KIIT Polytechnic

  • KIIT Industrial Training Centre

  • Kalinga Institute of Social Science

Placement (Batch 2013-2014):

School

Eligible Students

No. of Companies

Placed

Placed %

School of Engineering

1637

83

1517

93

School of Computer Application

102

14

75

74

School of Rural Management

38

16

38

100

School of Biotechnology

52

13

43

83

School of Management

225

60

208

92

School of Law

110

11

75

68

Total

2164

197

1956

90

 

Extra Curricular Activities: The university encourages its students to participate in extra-curricular activities that are organized from time to time. The Student Activity Center coordinates the various clubs which are involved in cultural, social as well as academic activities. Some of them are:

  • Kalakaar – The dramatics Society

  • Korus – The Music Society

  • Apogeio – The Aeronautical Society

  • Quotopia – The Quizzing Society

  • Kronicle – The Library Society

  • Kartavya – The Social Responsibility Cell

  • Enactus – The Social Entrepreneurship Cell

  • Konnexions – The IT Society

Facility:

Auditorium

Well-equipped auditoriums with capacity 300-1200 persons, conference halls with capacity 80 persons and Open Air Theatres with capacity of 5000 persons in each campus.

Convention Centre

Convention Center with 5 Star Facility Guest Houses (42 suits), 1600 capacity, 18 Conference halls, Banquet Hall, 5 acres exhibition ground

IT Infrastructure

  • Fully Wi-Fi Campus with all student areas - hostel rooms, the libraries and catering outlets

  • Internet Facility with 1180 Mbps from NKN, Airtel and BSNL

Library

The university provides both central and campus libraries. Central library has 5-storied building and spread over 45,000 sq. ft. It has -  

  • More than 3, 08, 071 titles and 80,000 books

  • Subscribes to 582 print journals (both Indian and Foreign)

  • Over 3,000,000 e-thesies & dissertations and more than 20,000 e-journals

  • 555 educational videos

  • 6806 bound volumes journals

  • 2813 CDs/DVDs on statistical data, encyclopedias, dictionaries, etc

  • Subscribes to 21 newspapers and 48 magazines thru multiple copies

  • Computerized with OPAC facility and desktops for research purpose

Hostel

  • Separate hostel for boys and girls

  • Air-conditioned rooms

  • Round-the-clock LAN and Wi-Fi

  • 24-hour reading room and facility for indoor and outdoor games

Sports

  • Sprawling over an area of 29 acre, the stadium for outdoor games has the capability to hold day & night matches and can seat upto 40,000 spectators

  • One of the biggest in-campus Biju Patnaik Indoor Stadium with 6000 sq. ft of wooden flooring provides facilities for 12 station multi-gym, table tennis, badminton, billiards, chess, etc

  • There are 10 Sports Complex located in different campuses, each having swimming pool, multi-gym, besides facility for other sports and games

Health Centre

Health care in the campus is provided by a 1200 bedded multi speciality hospital attached to KIMS with 24 hr free ambulance service.

 

Festivals:

The University organizes various festivals that are managed by the students which enhances their personality:

Kritansh - is the Annual Technology and Cultural Festival of this Institute.

Ranking

  • Ranked 16th in All India and 4th in East Zone, including IIT’s & NIT’s by Times of India - Gfk Mode Study, 2009

  • Ranked 5th amongst ‘Self-Financing Universities’ by Times of India - Gfk Mode Study, 2009

  • Ranked among ‘India's Top 15 Engineering Institutions’ including IIT's & NIT's by Dalal Street Journal, 2010

  • Ranked 5th Position amongst all ‘National Level Self Financing Univesities’ by The Pioneer, 2012

Scholarship:

The scholarships that are awarded to engineering graduates by the University are:

  • North South Foundation Student Scholarships

  • Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Limited Student Scholarships

  • Merit Student Scholarships in various engineering branches

  • SC/ST/OBC Student Scholarships

Fellowship:

  • Indira Gandhi Centre For Atomic Research - Junior Research Fellowship

  • Department of Science & Technology - Jawaharlal Nehru Science Fellowship

  • Post-Graduate Merit Scholarship For University Rank Holders

  • Prime Ministers Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research


Facilities

  • Comp Labs
  • Sports
  • Gym
  • Medical
  • Cafeteria
  • Laboratory
  • Library
  • Auditorium
  • Hostel


Reviews

KIT has nice infrastructure as well as best facilities to aspirants.Teachers are very friendly in nature, seniors are also nice, no ragging inside or outside the campus.

Faculty

Dr. Dindyal Mandal (Associate Professor)

Dr. Avinash Sonawane (Associate Professor, Department of Biotechnology)

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