Sardar Patel Institute of Technology ( SPIT ), Andheri, Mumbai ( Government Un-Aided )
Year of Establishment :
It was on the 19th August 1962 i.e. the inauguration of Sardar Patel College of Engineering. The college has completed its 50 years & is currently celebrating Golden Jubilee year.
SPCE was established at Andheri by Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan's Trust in 1962. At the time, it was only the fifth Engineering Institute in the Bombay region after VJTI, UDCT, IIT Bombay and M. H. Saboo Siddik College of Engineering.
The college started with three disciplines of engineering - Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering.
Mumbai University recognized the college as two separate institutions –
1) SPCE (Aided) offering Civil, Mechanical and Electrical engineering courses.
2) SPIT ( Unaided ) offering Electronics, Information Technology, Computer Science courses.
SPIT The unaided section was formally separated from its parent college SPCE in 2005. The students of the two colleges share the same campus and hostel facilities.
College Grade / Ranking :
Sardar Patel Institute of Technology ( SPIT ), is located 1.5 km away from Andheri Station ( West ).
→ Western Railway Line - Andheri Station ( Approx. 15 minutes walking from Andheri Station )
→ BEST Routes plying to SPIT from Andheri Station : 249, 254, 250, 252 and 257
SPIT is known to attract merit list students from all over Mumbai.
1) Undergraduate Admissions – ( Bachelor of Engineering - B.E. ) :
Sardar Patel Engineering College& SPIT admit 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.
3) Master in Computer Application ( M.C.A. ) Admissions :
Master of Computer Application admissions are based on the scores in the MAH-MCA-CET (Maharashtra State MCA Common Entrance Test).
Courses / Departments :
|Branch||Course||Intake||Course Start Year|
|EXTC||Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering||60||2005|
Student Socities @ SPIT :
1) Electronics Engineering Students Association (EESA)
2) Computer Society Of India (CSI)
3) Forum for Aspiring Computer Engineers (FACE)
4) Information Technology Students Association (ITSA)
5) Forum for Electronics and Tele-Communication Students (FETS)
6) Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers(IETE)
7) The college also has a student chapter of the IEEE.
8) The college also has a student chapter of the IETE.
College Campus :
Sardar Patel Institute of Technology (SPIT) Campus :
The institute is located in 47 acres of green campus one of the largest amongst the engineering colleges in Mumbai.
The campus also houses four Bhavan’s Institutions of great repute namely - Bhavan’s College (the arts, commerce and science college), Sardar Patel College of Engineering (SPCE), Sardar Patel Institute of Technology (SPIT), S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research.
The buildings are old & the classrooms and the labs are non - AC.
Hostel facilities exist for about 80 students.
College Fees :
For Degree Engineering ( B.E. ) Course Fees :
→ Rs. 80,000/- per year
The first magazine of the Sardar Patel College of Engineering (SPCE) was titled Sukarma.
Today SPCE and SPIT have an annual college magazine named Disha. It includes reports on the activities that have taken place in SPCE and SPIT throughout the year, as well as articles and photographs.
A newsletter named Communication Times is also run by the IETE committee.
Festivals / College Events :
1) 'SPACE' - Sardar Patel Annual Cultural Extravaganza.
2) 'NIRMAAN' - Annual Technical Festival
SPCE and SPIT hosts their annual cultural festival named Space in February.
It usually goes on for 3 days, and is heavily participated in by college students from across the city of Mumbai Apart from Space, the colleges also organize events like Nirmaan in September every year.
Also, there are many student bodies which drive their events on their own.
Campus Placements :
Sardar Patel Institute of Technology (SPIT) has 100% placement record. Students are placed in companies like Delloite, J P Morgan, Microsoft, SAP, Wipro, etc.
→ Average salary package : 5 lac per year
→ Maximum Salary Package : 10 lac per year
Bharati Vidya Bhavan’s Sardar Patel Institute of Technology (SPIT),
Munshi Nagar, J. P Road,
Mumbai – 400 058.
Nearest Land Mark : Andheri Sports Complex
Tel : +91 ( 022 ) 2628 7250 , +91 ( 022 ) 2623 2192
Fax : +91 ( 022 ) 2670 1422, +91 ( 022 ) 26237819
Sardar Patel Institute of Technology College Website : www.spit.ac.in
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Opinion / Review :
Over the last 35 years the college has gained an excellent reputation in the field of Technical Education.
S.P.I.T. is one of the top five colleges that has received Grade ’A’ rating from Govt. of Maharashtra. The college has produced more than 7500+ graduates and over 40+ Post-graduate Engineers.
It is just second after VJTI in terms of preference.