Sri Adichunchanagirishikshana trust (R) was established in the year 1974, with the Blessings of His Divine Soul Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Padmabhushana Dr. Balagangadharanatha Maha Swamiji. Importance has been given to impart three components of education – intellectual, spiritual & physical needs of the students. With this vision, the trust has started over 500 educational units across the country benefiting more than a Lakh student every year. Presently, the Trust is headed by the Chief Pontiff, His Holiness Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Nirmalanandanatha Maha Swamiji. Under the trust, there are many reputed institutions right from nursery education to High school, pre-University college, Pharmacy, Ayurvedic , Management, Engineering, Medical, etc. Reverend Sri Sri Prakashnath Swamiji is the Manging Director of SJB and BGS group of institutions, which are associated with Sri Adichunchanagiri Shikshana Trust.
SJB Institute of Technology is one amongst these institutions started during the year2001.SJBIT is committed to personal, social & intellectual growth emphasizing a comprehensive educational programme leading to high academic standards.Spreading across sprawling 50 acres of land; the SJBIT is located amidst natural serene atmosphere, 14 km from Bengaluru city, near Kengeri. It is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum, approved by AICTE, New Delhi. The institution is committed to personal, social & intellectual growth emphasizing a comprehensive educational programme leading to high academic standards.
- SJBIT is Ranked No. 1 in Karnataka, (Among VTU Affiliated Private Engg colleges); Ranked No. 5 in South India (Among the Private Engg. Colleges); Ranked No. 14 in India (Among the Private Engg. Colleges); based on All India ‘Data Quest-Cyber Media Research’ survey- May 2015, to grade the Engineering Colleges in India.
- SJBIT has been honored as “Excellent Training & Placements Institute in Karnataka” by VTU, AICTE, CMAI, AIU, Govt of India. The institution has Won the National Employability Award during 2013-14.
- SJBIT offers 6 Under Graduate Programmes, 10 Post Graduate programmes and 7 departments have been recognised as Research centres.
To become a recognized technical education Centre with global perspective.
To provide learning opportunities that fosters student’s ethical values, intelligent development in science and technology and social responsibility so that they become sensible and contributing members of the society.
SJB Research Foundation
SJB Research Foundation (SJBRF) is a Section 25 Non-Profit Company has been launched in the campus. It is a research center being setup in the direction of bridging the gap between academic and industrial research.
Major Collaboration with Industries and Universities
In order to encourage Industrial houses to promote applied R&D relevant to their needs; SJBIT is associated with many Industries having vibrant objectives. SJBIT’s main association ship with universities and industries are:
- M/s. Bosch Rexroth India
- M/s. Tata Consultancy Services
- M/s. Wipro Technologies
- M/s. Sharp Software Development
- M/s. National Instruments India Pvt. Ltd
- M/s. Hire Craft software Pvt. Ltd.
- M/s. Power Research & Development, Consultants Pvt. Ltd
- M/s. CISCO Pvt. Ltd.
- M/s. Texas Instruments Pvt.ltd.
- M/s. BioAxis DNA Research Centre Pvt. Ltd.
- M/s. Microsoft
- M/s. Infosys
- M/s. HCL
- M/s. Cognizant
- M/s. L&T Infotech
- M/s. Global Edge Software
- M/s. MSME Development Institute
- M/s. Etnotech Pvt. Ltd.
- M/s. ORACLE Pvt. Ltd.
- M/s. University of Agricultural Sciences