Established in 1952, SGSITS is a Pioneer institute of technical education in the state of MP. It is consistently recognized as a leading institute in the state and the western region of India during its glorious journey of seventy years. Ranked in National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) by MHRD, it has always sought to bridge the worlds of the scholar and the industry. All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) approved and University Grant Commission (UGC), New Delhi, has declared the institute autonomous in 1989. Under the autonomous status, the institute is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi Prodyogiki Vishwavidhyalaya (university of technology of M.P.) Bhopal.
SGSITS has 10 UG Programmes (5 NBA Accredited) and 24 PG Programmes (3 NBA Accredited) including Ph.D. It is a QIP Centre and Research centre in all the Disciplines. Persistent efforts are being made to improve the quality of education with UG, PG and Ph.D. programs under the emerging areas of Engineering, Technology, Applied Sciences, Computer Applications, Management and Pharmacy. The institute has developed a Centre for innovation, Design and Incubation (CIDI) to support start-ups, Projects and upcoming Entrepreneurs.
The institute also has a Centre for Remote Sensing & Satellite Technology (CRSST). It strives to soar high with its Remote satellite project. The institute has staff quarters, guest house, boys and girls hostel with playgrounds and all related amenities in its 30 Acre campus.
The Institute received funding from World Bank for IMPACT project during 1990 to 1995 and now it is a TEQIP (Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme) of Government of India funded institute, number of laboratories and development programs are working with the support of World Bank under this project.
S.G.S.I.T.S. aims to impart futuristic technical education and instill high patterns of discipline through the dedicated well qualified Faculty and supporting staff which shall set global standards, thus making students technologically superior and ethically strong, who in turn shall improve the quality of life of the human in all respect. The Institute is recognized for its commitment to student excellence, nurturing world class engineers, through emphasis on rigorous learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom, including hands-on research and leadership opportunities.
The institute is also catering to the need of students to pursue higher studies, entrepreneurship and start-ups with strong Alumni support. Stellar accomplishments inflate the frontiers of knowledge and erudition every day. In this era of Globalization of education, the apparent focus is on the quality of education. There is no single yardstick of quality, a good educational institution strives continuously for sustenance and enhancement of quality in every field of its activity. I am glad to warmly welcome you to the portico of this enormous institution which is diligently committed to the cause of high quality technical education.
Prof. Rakesh Saxena