K J Somaiya Institute of Engineering and Information Technology, Sion
Year of Establishment :
K. J. Somaiya Institute of Engineering and Information Technology ( KJSIEIT ), was established by the Somaiya Trust in the year 2001, at Ayurvihar campus, Sion.
History :
Late Shri Karamshibhai Jethabhai Somaiya the founder of Somaiya Trust established The K. J. Somaiya Institute of Engineering and Information Technology (KJSIEIT), the second Engineering College in the year 2001, at Ayurvihar campus, Sion.
The Somaiya Vidyavihar campus comprises 34 individual institutes dedicated in the streams of arts, sciences, management, engineering, medicine, humanities, philosophies and social sciences. 
Somaiya Vidyavihar also runs a few autonomous post-graduate courses, vocational training courses and high schools within its campus.
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Location :
The K. J. Somaiya Engineering College campus is located off the Eastern Express Highway near Sion.
It is close to Sion railway station on the Central Railway Line and Chunabhatti railway station on the Harbour Railway Line.
It is a part of the sprawling 85 acre extensive Somaiya Ayurvihar campus.  The college shares the campus with Shree K. J. Somaiya Hospital, Medical College and Cancer Research Centre.
→ Central Railway Line - Sion Station
→ Harbour Railway Line - Chunabhatti Station ( Approx. 10 minutes walking from Sion & Chunabhatti station )
Admissions :
K. J. Somaiya Institute of Engineering and Information Technology has 50% reserved seats for the Gujarati minority community. The admission for other seats is through Common Admission Process ( CAP Rounds ) based on MH – CET Score.
Courses / Departments :
Branch Course Intake Course Start Year
EXTC Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering 120 2001
CMPN Computer Engineering 60 2001
INFT Information Technology 60 2001
ETRX Electronics Engineering 60 2004
Student Socities @ K J Somaiya :
The college has various professional student bodies such as IETE, IEEE, CSI and ISTE. These bodies conduct many extra-curricular and co-curricular activities to enhance the knowledge and technical skills of students.
Various associations are formed in different department’s viz - ETSA, CESA, ITSA & ESA. Student’s council conducts various functions and activities.
The student’s council organizes the cultural week which includes group and solo dance, fashion show, competition, singing competition, personality contest etc.
College Campus :
The institute is housed in a modern building with eighteen spacious, well lighted and ventilated class-rooms and a drawing hall.
The Institute has a well-equipped auditorium measuring 300 Sq meters to accommodate 500+ audiences.
→ Well equipped Class rooms with LCD projectors
→ Leased Internet Line Bandwidth of 10 mbps
→ E-cell (Entrepreneurship Cell) consisting of dynamic Students & Staff
→ Well equipped labs with 80 laser printers, 500 computers
→ RFID I-Cards for Students & Staff
→ Bulk SMS systems
→ Online feedback of teachers
→ Efficient Training & Placement Cell ( 100% Placement )
→ Quality Training for Students.
Hostel accommodation provided for outstation students at Vidyavihar campus
College Fees :
For Degree Engineering ( B.E. ) Course Fees are :
→ Rs. 1,05,000 per year
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Library :
The library is located on the first floor of the college building, with an open access system, and is privileged to support the institute's march towards its vision and mission.
Housed with a built-up area of approx. 350 Sq Meters, it has the sitting capacity of 100 users and consists of a collection of about 14,500 books covering the core fields of interest in engineering and related subjects.
The library is continuously aiming to develop a widespread quality collection of information resources that are useful for academic and research purposes.
The library is fully programmed and avails OPAC facility.
Festivals / College Events :
1) 'Renaissance' - Annual Technical Festival of K J Somaiya, Sion. It is usually held on mid of September.
2) 'Surge and Score' - Annual cultural and sports festival of K. J. Somaiya Institute of Engineering and Information Technology. Surge is scheduled for 16th to 17th February every year.
Note: Surge – Cultural Festival & Score - Sports Festival
Campus Placements :
To provide appropriate career opportunities to the students, the Training and Placement (T & c) Cell interacts continuously with diverse industries and Training Organizations.
K. J. Somaiya Institute of Engineering and Information Technology has a good placement record. The Major companies visiting the campus : Accenture , Tata Consultancy Services , Infosys, Tech Mahindra, Geometric Software, Awaya Global Telecom, Videsh Sanchar Nigam Limited, Siemens, Godrej Infotech Ltd, Bank of America, Tata Telecom Ltd., National Stock Exchange-IT Ltd., Sterling Infosystem, Patni Computers, Connvonix,  TSPL Inscripts, MPHASIS, etc.
The following placements are recorded -
→ Average Salary Package : 2.5 lakh per year
Contact :
K. J. Somaiya Institute of Engineering and Information Technology
Somaiya Ayurvihar Complex,
Near Everard Nagar,
Eastern Express Highway,
Sion (East),
Mumbai – 400 022
Tel : +91 022 2408 0331
Fax : +91 022 2402 8804
K. J. Somaiya Engineering College (Sion) Website : www.somaiya.edu/VidyaVihar/kjsieit
Email : principal@tech.somaiya.edu, info@tech.somaiya.edu
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