The Gandhi Institute of Technology & Management, which was previously known as GITAM University and GITAM College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam commenced its establishment in the academic year of 1980 with the help of efforts put in by an eminent group of intellectuals. The institute has been affiliated to the Anna University and has been given the status of ‘Deemed to be University' in the year of 2007. There are three campuses to the GITAM University located in Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad, and Bangalore.
The primary objective of the institute is to impart quality and comprehensive education in the filed of Engineering & Technology. The infrastructure of the institute is spread over and area of 255 acres of land with all the basic amenities provided to its students. These facilities include classrooms, boys' and girls' hostels, library, cafeteria, auditorium, seminar halls, and lecture halls. The campus consists of three cafeterias, fast food outlets, outdoor ground, indoor games facilities such as Badminton and Table Tennis, and a gymnasium. The campuses house different schools such as Institute of Technology, Institute of Science, Institute of Management, International Business, Pharmacy, Nursing, Medical Science and Research, and Law.
The institute offers courses in the field of Science & Technology, Management, Research, Medical, and Architecture. GITAM University Courses include programs offered at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. The university also offers programs at the Doctorate level. The admission procedure to these programs differs from one another, and so does the eligibility criteria. The candidates seeking admission must ensure that they fulfill the minimum eligibility requirement defined by the institute.
The admission procedure to each program is defined by qualifying of the entrance examinations respectively. Candidates seeking admission must follow GITAM University Admission procedure available on its official website. The candidates must register themselves by visiting the official website.
The institute also hosts many student activities and events conducted. These activities may include professional as well as cultural events. Professional activities such as ISTE, IEEE, CSI etc. and cultural activities include Kalakriti, G-Studio, NSS, NCC, etc.
The placement trend of the institute can be seen increasing over the past few years. Various well known and reputed companies and organizations such as TCS, Cognizant, Microsoft, Infosys, Wipro, etc. have visited the institute.
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