Ahmedabad Institute of Technology
Nr. Vasantnagar Township, Gota-Ognaj Road,
Ahmedabad – 380060.
To cate to societal requirement of expansion of knowledge in techno managerial area and also to bridge up the gap between the industry requirement and academically qualified personal.
The vision of the promoting body is to advance knowledge and educate students in Science, Technology and other areas of Scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century.
Ahmedabad Institute of Technology emphasizes the overall development of students. It aims at not only producing good engineers but also good and worthy citizens of our society. The institute will offer a broad spectrum of high quality vocational courses in relevant areas.
Education Policy declared by Government of India in 1986 and passing of A.I.C.T.E. Act in 1987 by both the houses of Parliament paved way for starting Self Financed Institutions of Technical Education in the country. In subsequent years, globalization of Trade and Industry and liberalization of economy inculcated aspirations among the parents and students to go for higher technical education for their bright future. As such, the thirst for technical education in every sphere of society went on increasing year after year. In course of time, knowledge became the source of generating the wealth and graduates of Engineering colleges became in high demand nationally and internationally where they are known as Knowledge workers.
In order to ensure that Gujarat does not lag behind other states in matter of imparting quality technical education to its youth; few highly educated and like minded persons came forward to fulfill this Herculean task by forming Charitable trust known Ashok Landmark Education Trust which created an Institution named “Ahmedabad Institute of Technology”. This Institute was established with objective to provide quality Technical Education to the youth of Gujarat and to fulfill the aspirations of the students and their parents in today’s knowledge based society. As such, Ahmedabad Institute of Technology was established in June 2004 under the approval of All India Council for Technical Education to fulfill technical educational needs of the students of Gujarat State. It has gained name for imparting quality technical education in the vicinity of Ahmedabad. Currently it offers Degree programmes in five branches of Engineering viz Electronics & Communication Engg, Electrical Engg., Computer Engg. Mechanical Engg. and Information Technology along with Post Graduate Programme in Management. Few more branches of Engineering and M. C, A. programme are proposed to be added to the existing list of Educational Programmes so that it can fulfill the needs and aspirations of the students while the institute becomes the hub of quality technical education in Gujarat.
Under Graduate course:
Mechanical engineering is the Basic branch of engineering. It is also referred to as the ‘mother’ branch of engineering. Mechanical engineering is a discipline that applies the principles of engineering, physics and materials science for analysis, design, manufacturing, and maintenance of mechanical systems. It is one of the oldest and broadest engineering disciplines. Mechanical engineering is a diverse subject that derives its breadth from the need to design and manufacture everything from small needle to a big Aeroplane.
Traditionally, mechanical engineers have to deal with concepts such as mechanics, thermodynamics, robotics, kinematics, structural analysis, fluid mechanics, CAD/CAM, Automations and many others. Mechanical engineers also contribute in the development of various engines, power plant equipment, heating and cooling systems and other simple and complex machinery.
To sustain the planned growth in the power sector, the industry needs human resources skilled in electrical engineering. The Electrical Engineering Department is contributing to this need by producing trained technology leaders. Department of Electrical Engineering came into existence in July 2004 with intake of 60 students. The department has a goal of providing excellence in technical education. The department has well-qualified, experienced & dedicated faculty members. The department provides opportunities to the students to work in state of the art laboratories like Basic Electrical Engineering, Electrical Machines, Power System Protection, PLC & Microprocessor, Control Systems & Instrumentation. All the laboratories are equipped with most modern equipments and instruments. The department also provides facilities for computer simulation and virtual experimentation with the latest updated software like MATLAB, PSIM Mi-Power, Auto CAD-Electrical etc. The final year students are provided all infrastructural facilities needed to carry out their projects to explore the advanced technological boom. All the faculty members’ posses’ Master’s degree in the various specialized fields of electrical engineering. Few of them are also pursuing their PhDs from India’s premier technical institutions like NIT & IITs.
With the rapid urbanization in India, the pace of new emerging civil construction projects has also increased. This calls for the development of new infrastructure with specific knowledge about construction related design, planning, management, technology and activities.
With a view to meet the upcoming challenges and requirement in this area, Ahmedabad Institute of Technology introduced the branch of Civil Engineering from the academic year 2012 that focuses on the various aspects and parts of Civil Construction.
We offer a four year Undergraduate program, offering degree of Bachelors of Engineering in Civil Engineering in affiliation with Gujarat Technological University with a current intake of 120 students, which was 60 till 2013. We also have collaboration with Gujarat Institute of Civil Engineers and Architects (GICEA), thus providing students the advantage of using its library and attending the seminars without any fee. For Syllabus of Civil Engineering.
Automobile engineering is indeed a sub branch of Mechanical engineering. Automobile engineering deals with designing the vehicle, manufacturing new products, repairing, and servicing vehicles. Automobile engineer includes product design engineer, development engineer and manufacturing engineer. Due to demand and passion on vehicles automobile engineers has lot many opportunities in India as well in abroad. Recently, due to the fast growth of the industries of automobile in the country, the demand for the expert professionals also has been increased considerably. Therefore the option by a race in the engineering of the automobile will be interesting as well as compensating. The future engineers of the automobile can specialize in the alternative areas such as aerodynamic, fuels, the chassis, the electronics, the emissions, the ergonomic one, the manufacture, the materials, the creation of a fast prototype, the security or the management etc.
The main backbone of the course is educating knowledge of computer and its engineering . Almost all fields are computerized to have ease of handling the problems of designing, manufacturing, maintenance, servicing, researching, marketing and accounting.
The B.E. Computer engineering program includes computer operations on different languages, data generation , collection and utilization of information. The course imparts all the basics as well as latest knowledge pertaining to the rapidly developing field of computers. The course is designed to keep students in pace with the practical field.
Information Technology deals with the gamut of Electronic Technology and software which can be used to transmit, receive, store and process information in digital form. Sustained developments in the area have made it possible to process information at speeds which were thought impossible few years ago. few years ago.
AIT was the pioneer in India to appreciate the importance of Information Technology and established a four year bachelor degree programme in 2008 with an intake of 60 students.
Many distinguished alumni of the department are either holding respectable position in industries like Infosys, Wipro, IBM, Intel, Capegemini, Microsoft, etc or have opted for higher studies across the globe. Students of this department with the help of faculty members have developed user friendly software for Online Feedback system and Library. These software’s have considerably enhanced the Information Access Facility.
Electronic and communication Engineering:
Department of Electronics & Communication (EC) was formed in 2004 to meet the engineering manpower requirement in the emerging fields of Communication & Electronics. The course curriculum has been so designed as to meet the industrial needs.
The Department has well equipped laboratories with required software & hardware. As part of the course curriculum the students have to complete a project with industry in their last semester. For project work, the students are sent to renowned Industry / Organization. Besides the studies, EC students have participated in various events at National level Technical competition regularly and have won prizes.
Post graduate Course:
- Mechanical Engineering
- Electronic And communication
Training and Placement:
The institute adopts modern practices of training and placement of students in industries and world of work. For this purpose, placement cell is created in every department with HOD as coordinator with two faculty members and two final year students as members. Placement cells prepare soft copy of placement brochure of institute and sends the same to identified but selected industries with an invitation for campus placements, by way of correspondence and meeting in person with executives the industries and interacts with executives of industries for placement of students in industries.
The Training and Placement Cell has been busy with various activities for the furtherance of the academic interests of the students of the institute so that they are provided with opportunities to acquire the practical knowledge relating to the applications of their knowledge in the pertinent fields.For this exercise the Cell undertakes activities in two areas.
1. Training Placements
2. Job Placements
We have developed contacts with numerous Agencies, Institutes Organizations and Industrial establishments for the placement of the final year/ semester students for training with a view to offer them benefits like
1. The students are exposed to the real life situations in the field where they have to work in their life. They realise the pros and cons of the same and learn to mould them for the same.
2. The students face challenging situations during the training situations and try to adapt themselves for the various works. Situations.
3. The students learn different work cultures and make themselves aware of the real life situations in technical and executive field.
The Learning resource center known as Library is one of the important academic facilities provided to the students and the faculty at the Institute. The Centre houses more than 20,000 books, 100 periodicals/magazines, 1000 CDs. The entire collection of the centre has been computerized enabling the issue/ return of books to be automated. The students have access to the entire collection through computers attached with CD-ROM facility. The Librarian will be available for the service of the students without adherence to the timings of the Library. The Library also has the facility of Book Bank to cater the requirement of the students in need.
For Bus Service Contact: Mr. Nayanbhai Shah Ami Travelling Agency, U-22, Ratnamani Complex, Jodhpur Cross Roads, Satellite Road, Ahmedabad – 380015. (M) 9825071938 (O) 079-26760835.
A.I.T. Luxury buses will play daily from different points in this city for daily transportation of students to the campus. However a city transport service is also plying on the Ognaj road.