Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology,
KNIT was Initially Established as the Faculty of Technology in Kamla Nehru Institute of Science and Technology, Sultanpur in the year 1976 by Kamla Nehru Memorial Trust. It was taken over by the govt. of Uttar Pradesh in 1979 with a view to develop a full-fledged engineering institute in the Eastern UP region better known as the Awadh region. Later, in the year 1983 it was registered as a separate society and renamed as the Kamla Nehru Institute Of Technology.
The Institute is one of the leading technical institutions of the region and is responsible for producing top-grade engineers with skill sets comparable with the best in the world. Being fully aware of its social responsibilites and the addressing the issue of application of technology to industry, it also renders the testing and consultancy services to the neighbouring industries and various other agencies. The institute is presently affiliated to U.P Technical University ,Lucknow .
Undergraduate Programmes (B.Tech.)
Computer Science & Engineering
Master of Computer Application :
Computer Sc. & Engineering
Electrical Engineering (Power Electronics & Drives)
Mechanical Engineering (Thermal engineering)
Doctoral Programmes (Ph. D.):
Computer Science & Engineering
Humanities and Applied sciences
CAMPUS FACILITIES & AMENITIES:
The Institute presently has five Boys’ Hostels to accommodate about 750 male students and Two Girls’ Hostel to accommodate about 200 Girl students. One new boys’ hostel of 100seat capacity is under the process of construction. A 240seat capacity Girls’ Hostel is also under construction and is expected to commence early next year. Each Hostel has its own mess facility and other amenities. Hostel and mess rules are given in Annexure II, II A & II B.
The Institute maintains a Heath Center to provide primary health care facilities to its students & staff under a fulltime Medical Officer (M.O.) and pharmacists. However, cases requiring specialized treatment are referred to the District Hospital, Sultanpur.
Full branch of Punjab National Bank (PNB) having ATM facility exists in the Institute campus.
The Institute has an exclusive Post Office which is located at the main gate of the Institute.
The Institute has one large cafeteria and a canteen in the hostel premises exclusively to serve the students. One canteen, located in the academic complex provides services to the staff during working hours.
The Institute has a guest house with good accommodation and dinning facilities. The accommodation for guests is arranged on request on payment at the nominal charges. The booking is made through the OfficerIn charge, Guest House.
The Institute has a 52seat deluxe bus for the students for their local journeys and outstation educational tours. In order to deal with medical emergencies, the Institute also has a wellequipped Ambulance which is stationed 24 hours in the hostels premises with a driver.
The Institute provides 24×7 Internet facility through 10 Mbps (1:1) leased line. This Internet facility is available in all the Academics Departments, Hostels, Library, various sections of the Institute & Guest house and also in Faculty and Technical staff Residences.
Security of the Institute is looked after by a Security Agency comprising of a Security Officer and about 50 security guards. A senior faculty member is the overall in charge of the entire security setup. The whole Institute campus including academic area, administration building, hostels, and residential complex is fully covered by the security round the clock.
The Institute has following Academic Departments:
- Applied Sciences & Humanities
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Electronics Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Computer Science & Engineering (includes M.CA. and Information Technology)
- Central Library