M E S Pillai’s Inst. Of Information Technology, ( PIIT ), New Panvel, Navi Mumbai
Year of Establishment :
Pillai’s Institute Of Information Technology, located near New Panvel was established by M E S ( Mahatma Education Society ) in the year 2000.  Dr. K. M. Vasudevan Pillai is the founder chairman ofMahatma Education Society.
History :
Today Mahatma Education Societyowns and manages over 48 institutions spread across six elegant Campuses at Borivali, Chembur, Powai, New Panvel and Rasayani. It manages educational Institutions' from pre-primary to post graduation.
The Trust grew from a single school into a multi-institution, multi-location group delivering quality education at all levels.
College  Grade  / Ranking :
The college is continuously ranked among the best and the most sought after engineering colleges affiliated to the University of Mumbai.
Location :
The college can be easily reached from Panvel Station.
→ Harbour Railway Line – Panvel Station ( Approx. 5 minutes by auto from Panvel station. )
Admissions  :
Pillai’s Institute Of Information Technologyhas 50% admission seats reserved for the Malayalam Community. The admission process for other seats is through CAP Rounds based on MH – CET Score.
1) Undergraduate Admissions – ( Bachelor of Engineering - B.E. ) :
Pillai’s Engineering College admits students for undergraduate programs based on their scores in the MH-CET ( Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test ).
2) Postgraduate Admissions - Master of Engineering ( M. E. ) :
Admissions for postgraduate programs are through GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) or sponsorship. PIIT offers Masters degree in Computer Engineering, Electronics Engineering, I.T. ( Information Technology ) & Mechanical Engineering.
Courses  / Departments :
Branch Course Intake Course Start Year
CMPN Computer Engineering 120 2000
INFT Information Technology 120 2000
ETRX Electronics Engineering 120 2000
MECH Mechanical Engineering 60 2002
EXTC Electronics & Tele-Communication Engineering 60 2007
AUTO Automobile Engineering 60 2009
Student Societies @ Pillai’s:
IEEE (USA), CSI, ISTE, MESA, ( ISHRAE ) - The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers , ( SAEINDIA ) - Society of Automotive Engineers India.
College Campus :
It is established on huge 16 acre of luxuriant green campus with 2,30,000 sq. ft of built up area having spacious classrooms, well-equipped laboratories and workshops, modern computer facilities and a well-stocked library provide a stimulating educational environment within the College.
PIIT offers comfortable hostel facilities at very nominal charges with hygienic vegetarian and non-vegetarian cuisine.
College Fees :
Rs. 90,000 per year.
Library :
Library is fully computerized and is having ample collection of text books, reference books, journals, magazines and other learning resources. The open access system to over 15000 books, about 400 periodicals, magazines, journals, e-journals – Indian as well as International and interactive CDs.
Institute also subscribes for Digital library like IEEE, ACM and ASME. Membership of Central library of IIT Bombay, British Council Library and Delnet Library. Installation of KOHA is being done in all installations of MES at New Panvel campus.
Festivals / College Events :
1) IMPULSE - The annual inter- college Technical event. This event is entirely conceived, planned and executed by the students in association with IEEE, CSI and MESA. It is spread over three days during the even semester. It attracts more than 6000 students from various educational fields from all over Mumbai with almost 2000 participants.
2) PEGASUS – Inter college Cultural Festivalis the re-branded fest, which was earlier known by the name ‘ Utsav ‘ It is held on the end of January month. The festival comprises of activities and events for students in the categories of music, art and dance.
Campus Placements :
The Management has provided complete infrastructure and human resources support for effective functioning of Training and Placement Cell. Training activities are organized throughout the year in an effort towards preparing the prospective students for the campus selection.
Training and Placement cell has organized a number of joint campuses for companies like Accenture, Capgemini, Persistent, Wipro, Tech Mahindra and many more to help them meet the requirement of large number of engineers. Training and Placement Cell organized 60 hours of compulsory training on Campus recruitment preparations for more than 200 students.
As a result more than 200 students were placed in Multi-national and national companies during the previous year.
Contact :
MES. Pillai’s Institute Of Information Technology,
Dr. K.M. Vasudevan Pillais Campus,
Sector -  16, New Panvel.
Navi Mumbai - 410 206.
Tel No : +91 022 2745 6100, 2745 1700 
Fax : +91 0222748 3208
Website : www.piit.ac.in
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