Institute of Science and Technology, Medinipur:
The Institute of Science and Technology is located in Medinipur in West Bengal, India. It was founded by Gopsai Avinandan Sangha. It was established with the sole aim to serve the people by imparting quality education. It is also known as IST CK Town or even IST CKT or simply IST. The Institute of Science & Technology is a private engineering and management institute of higher education that is situated in West Bengal, India. This Institute is recognized by the Directorate of Technical Education, West Bengal. The ISK is affiliated with the West Bengal University of Technology also known as WBUT and the West Bengal State Council Of Technical Education also known as WBSCTE. As the Institute is recognized by the Government of West Bengal, the AICTE i.e. the All India Council of Technical Education also approves of all the courses on offer. Of late, the Institute of Science and Technology is considered amongst the best private engineering colleges in the state as well as an emerging hub for technical and engineering education in the Eastern part of India.
The Institute of Science and Technology is situated beside the State Highway 4, on the outskirts of Chandrakona Town of West Midnapur district. The area covered by the campus is vast, it is spread over 20 acres (81,000 m2) of land. The Institute campus is located 18 km away from the Prayag Film City. The IST campus has academic blocks, a training and placement cell, an administrative block, food court, laboratories, hostel, playgrounds, workshops etc.
Mission and Vision of the Institute
The Mission of the Institute of Science and Technology is:
- To promote quality education in all the streams with a view to establish research units.
- To provide all amenities for the students, faculty members and hostel by establishing both residential and non-residential institution.
- To create the opportunities for research and surveys on technical subjects.
- To create the opportunities to the students and faculty members to enhance their skills to interact with industry and globalize the opportunities by arranging guest lectures, seminars, conferences, symposium and workshops and thus enable them to mingle and exchange views with intelligentsia and elite of the society.
- To impart coaching for students preparing for entrance examinations for technical and professional courses.
- To provide and extend facilities like libraries, book clubs all over the country.
The vision of the Insitute is:
“We at this Institution constantly strive to provide an excellent academic environment for the benefit of students and faculties so that they will acquire a technological competence synonymous with human dignity and values.
We are dedicated to a continuous process of quality surveillance to enable upgrading our Academic performance and Managerial practices through infrastructure and technological facilities. This commitment, we believe, will enable us to provide updated knowledge-inputs and practical support to our students in order to build their confidence level high.
Our commitment is to maintain here standards of discipline and decorum of decency and dignity and character building are equalled by few and surpassed by none in contemporary educational systems.”
The IST has courses on offer in various engineering and management disciplines. The Undergraduate courses award B.Tech to the students in various fields of engineering and technology, while postgraduate courses award M.Tech. The institute also offers diploma studies courses in various fields of engineering.
Below is a list of all the courses on offer at the Institute of Science and Technology:
|List of Courses||DURATION||APPROVED INTAKE|
|M.Tech in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering) CE||2 Years||18|
|M.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering (CSE)||2 Years||18|
|M.Tech in ECE (VLSI & Micro Electronics)||2 Years||18|
|Master in Hospital Administration (MHA)||2 Years||18|
|M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering (Design)||2 Years||18|
|M.Tech in Electrical Engineering (Machine & Drives)||2 Years||18|
|Master of Computer Application (MCA)||3 Years||60|
|Civil Engineering (CE)||4 Years||120|
|Mechanical Engineering (ME)||4 Years||60|
|Electrical Engineering (EE)||4 Years||60|
|Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE)||4 Years||60|
|Computer Science & Engineering (CSE))||4 Years||60|
|Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE)||4 Years||60|
|Diploma Engineering (Polytechnic)|
|Civil Engineering (CE)||3 Years||180|
|Mechanical Engineering (ME)||3 Years||120|
|Electrical Engineering (EE)||3 Years||120|
|Computer Science & Technology (CST)||3 Years||60|
|Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering (ETCE)||3 Years||60|
|Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA[H])||3 Years||30|
|Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA[H])||3 Years||30|
|Bachelor of Hospital Management (HM[H])||3 Years||30|
The admission to the B.Tech courses that are on offer at the Institute of Science and Technology is on the basis of the WBJEE i.e. the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination as well as the All India Engineering Entrance Examination.
The Academic Council of the University decides the admission procedure to other courses. Direct admission is available for a limited number of Non-resident Indian/Foreign National students, to the Institute.\
|ITI||Madhyamik / Equivalent|
|For 1st-year||Madhyamik / Equivalent with aggregate 35% marks and Physical Science & Mathematics- 45% marks or valid JEXPO rank|
|For 2nd-year||Vocational 10+2 or ITI pass with 60% and valid VOCLET rank.|
|For 1st year||10+2 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Math, aggregate 45% marks with WBJEE or JEMAIN valid rank.|
|For Lateral entry||Diploma pass. Aggregate 45% marks|
|BBA / BHM||10+2 or Equivalent|
|BCA||10+2 with Mathematics or Statistics or Business Math or Computer Application|
|M.Tech||B.Tech or Equivalent with 60% / PGET Rank|
|MHA||Graduation with valid JMAT Rank|
|MCA||BCA or B.Sc with Math & Computer Application with Valid JECA Rank|