The first view of Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology (SMIT) is more than enough to inspire anyone to be a part of this beautiful, resort-like campus nestling on the banks of River Teesta in the verdant hills of East Sikkim. The institute is a constituent college of Sikkim Manipal University located in Tadong, Gangtok. Established in 1997, SMIT is part of the renowned Manipal Group that has made its mark in the field of education and health sendees in India and abroad. SMIT enjoys approval by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) and University Grants Commission (UGC). It is also accredited by NBA. In addition, it also holds ISO 9001 accreditation vide NS- EN ISO 9001:2000. SMIT is ranked at 5 th Rank in All India Top Engineering Colleges of Eminence as per CSR- GHRDC Rankings, July 2015 and also received CSR Top Institution of India Award – 2015 and CSR Excellence in Education Award — 2015.
SMIT is one of India’s premier technology and management institutes. Set up at Majhitar, the campus is spread across 35 beautifully landscaped acres. The campus is home to 3,200 students, 220 faculty and industry experts and a large and efficient team of support staff. The institute is reputed for its state-of- the-art infrastructure, well-stocked library, and advanced technology laboratories. All these facilities and amenities have made SMIT one of the best and most-sought-after engineering and management institutes in the nation.
The academic standard of SMIT is on a par with the best institutes in the ebuntry. A highly qualified and dedicated faculty ensures that the students are provided with a holistic education that makes them job-ready, industry-ready and most importantly, life-ready. Apart from academics, the students are provided with ample opportunities to participate in co-curricular activities so that their latent talents are nourished and allowed to flourish. Each department holds its annual fest and the much-awaited annual fest of the institute, KAALRAV is held in February. These activities also help them to cultivate a spirit of healthy competitiveness.
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The ambience of the college gives the students a feeling of a home away from home. Being a residential college, it attracts students not only from Sikkim, but also from all over the country’. The Institute provides full residential facilities to the students. There are separate well- equipped and furnished hostels for boys and girls. The hostels provide excellent accommodation to nearly 3,000 students. All rooms have attached bathrooms. To cater to the students’ nutrition needs, the institute provides canteens and food courts apart from a professionally run mess.
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the fact that it has emerged as a research- friendly institute. A number of scholars have been awarded Ph.D. and many more scholars from within and outside the institute are registered for doctorate. A number of sponsored projects have also been assigned to SMIT. The faculty members are also selected to do research on about 17 sponsored projects approved and financed by DST, DBT,DRDO and AICTE. As a result, apart from books, a number of papers by’ the members of the faculty are also published in peer reviewed, high index journals of international repute. The students are also guided and encouraged to participate in research activities.
Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology offers a range of courses in Engineering, Basic Sciences and Management Studies. The courses offered are as follows:
 B.Tech. in Civil Engineering,
Computer Science Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electronic and Communication Engineering, Information Technology,
Mechanical Engineering, Computer and Communication Engineering.
8 M.Tech. in all branches of engineering given above
- BBA, MBA with specialisation in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources and Systems
- BCA, MCA
- Sc. in Applied Sciences: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics