GITAM Institute of Technology (GIT) was established in the year 1980. Over the years the Institute has made its mark in engineering education across the nation. The programs offered by GIT have been accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA) three times and it became the first Institute of Andhra Pradesh to be conferred Autonomous status by the UGC in 2003. It became a constituent Institute of GITAM Deemed-to-be University in 2007 and was selected by MHRD in 2011 for TEQIP. The Institute has also been accredited with A grade by TCS.
Experiential learning provided through industry immersion, internships, experimental learning, projects and surveys greatly enhances the employment opportunities of the students of GIT. The institute is often the first choice of many corporate majors in search of quality human resources and the students graduated from GIT are among the preferred employees by many top rated companies both in software and core sectors. The state- of –the- art laboratories, e-class rooms, open courseware etc. are special features of the Institute, which endow its students with advanced technical knowledge to meet the challenges of global standards.
It provides scholarships and fellowships to the meritorious UG and PG students out of its own resources & endowments and full/partial fee waiver to the top 100 students of GITAM Admission Test (GAT).
The directorate of training and placements provides the students with the necessary corporate skill set right from day one of their admission to GIT and groom them on a regular basis throughout their stay.