K J Somaiya Institute of Technology.

This second Engineering College established by the Somaiya Trust in the year 2001, at Ayurvihar campus, Sion, was initiated with a first batch of 180 undergraduate students and three branches in Engineering—namely Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Information Technology.

Subsequently, The Electronics Department was founded in the year 2004 and since then the Institute has strived towards providing the necessary dynamism to all its stakeholders in the light of expanding knowledge and changing socio-economic requirements of the modern society.

KJSIT is recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) & the Govt. of Maharashtra with a permanent affiliation to the University of Mumbai (UOM). It is accredited with “A” Grade and 3.21 CGPA in its 1 st cycle for 5 years duration by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and it’s three programs - Computer Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering and Electronics Engineering - are accredited by National Board of Accreditation. KJSIT is bestowed upon the “BEST COLLEGE AWARD” by the University of Mumbai in urban region and “Best Engineering College Award" by CSI local chapter and also from ISTE Maharashtra and Goa Section.

Moreover, KJSIT has introduced a Post Graduate engineering program in Artificial Intelligence from the Academic Year 2019-20.

Additionally, an undergraduate engineering program - Artificial Intelligence and Data Science - has been offered by KJSIT from the academic year 2020-21 with the intake capacity of 60 seats leading the total intake increased to 360. KJSIT is constantly identifying and developing latest and nascent technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Block Chain Technology, etc. for enhancing student learning and growth.

University Grants Commission has conferred Autonomous Status to, K J Somaiya Institute of Technology, for a period of 10 years from the A.Y. 2021- 22 to A.Y. 2030-31 as per the provisions of Clause 3.13 and Clause 6.4 (i) of UGC Regulations dated 12.02.2018, whereby the Degree will be awarded by the University of Mumbai.

Padma Bhushan K. J. Somaiya
“Whatever you do in word or in deed,
do all the Name of Lord, Giving Thanks to Him.”

It’s no small achievement to distinguish oneself in such diverse fields as commerce, education, and philanthropy. Pujya Shriman Karamshibhai Jethabhai Somaiya, born on May 16 1902 in the remote village of Malunjar in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra, India, was however, a blessed person by dint of hard work and singular devotion to service.

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KJSIT abides by the vision of its founder Padmabhushan Pujya (late) Shri. Karamshi J Somaiya, who set up the K J Somaiya Trust in 1951.

He envisaged that the Somaiya group of Institutions must be recognized as the ‘Nalanda’ of learning where students and teachers work in an integral ambience for the betterment and upliftment of our society.

Later, Shri. Karmshibhai laid the foundation for Somaiya Vidyavihar in 1959 which has grown into large educational complex with 34 institutions catering to diverse fields of education in Science and Humanities, Engineering, Education, Medicine, Management, Mass Communication etc. with more than 26000 students and 1200 teaching faculty.

K J Somaiya Institute of Technology (KJSIT), the second En­gineering College established by the Somaiya Trust in the year 2001 at Ayurvihar campus, Sion

was set up primarily in response to the need for imparting quality education in the modern field of Information Technology and the allied branches of Engineering and Technology. KJSIT as a well-established name in the Engineering Education has been creating engineering professionals to shoulder growing responsibilities and pursue emerging opportunities with a career progression

Holistic Education

The Institute endeavours for holistic personality of its students through array of cultural and sports events and numerous multi-skilled professional activities. The institute is self-financed and privately managed and is approved by All India Council for Technical Education, University Grants Commission.

“ Directorate of Technical Education, Mumbai, Maharashtra State and is affiliated to the University of Mumbai.. ”
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