It was established on 16 August 2012 as per the notification of the Government of West Bengal, and inaugurated on 23 December 2013.
One of the best universities located in the Kolkata IT hub is Techno India University. Techno India University is located in Bidhannagar, Kolkata in West Bengal. This campus is located in the hub of Kolkata, Salt Lake City, near the office of Times Now India, IBS, and Wipro More as well. It was established in 2012, inaugurated by Mamata Banerjee, the Chief Minister of West Bengal.
Techno India University has various departments ranging from engineering to humanities and law. The university is very well known for its engineering courses which include civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering and more. Techno India University was ranked C for Top Private Institutions by ARIIA 2020. With the collaboration of various German researchers, they have been able to work towards building a Robotics laboratory in Germany. The students have been able to excel in their academics with the help of the extra facilities, opportunities, and infrastructure provided to them.
The college is affiliated to WBUT (West Bengal University of Technology), approved by the AICTE, New Delhi, and Accredited by the NBA.
Techno India University has 11 schools offering UG, PG, Diploma programs in various streams. Additionally, they offer research and integrated programs and foreign languages as well.
The campus has a very big library that has journals both national and international journals. Along with a physical library, Techno India University has an e-library that is stocked with more than 15000 e-books and 3000+ journals. Additionally, these can be accessed by the students on the campus by connecting to the university Wi-Fi.
Techno India University has a great infrastructure for the comfort and safety of the students. They provide separate hostel facilities for girls and boys, with both AC and non Ac rooms, according to their preference. There is free movement and comfort in both the hostels. The living environment in both the hostels is very comfortable and secure as well.
Techno India University also has an extensive sports complex and cafeteria. They have separate labs for different courses. They have a chemistry lab, computer lab, electrical lab, mechanical lab, electronics lab, and civil engineering lab. The university also has a shuttle service for the convenience of the day scholars.
The placement cell of Techno India University is very efficient in providing a number of summer training, recruitment training, and internships as well. The university provides summer training for third-year students. These trainings are held in various other countries, like France, the USA, Germany, and China.
Techno India University really stands apart and that is the only reason of half-a-million strong alumnus that includes B.Tech, M.Tech, and Ph.D., which has produced outstanding technology and management leaders over the years, encompassing a wide gamut of outstanding global corporate houses, research facilities and educational institutions. Today university’s 5 Lakhs alumni are happily working all across the globe in leading MNCs and many are pursuing their higher studies in World’s top Universities.
Those who are not able to attend these summer training also have the option of attending the winter sessions. Additionally, Techno India University provides paid internship opportunities to the students and this gives them a chance to work on live projects and get more experience.
Moreover, Techno India University has also collaborated with various companies that provide employment opportunities to the students who are willing to apply and work for it. Techno India University provides Government funded projects to the students along with the ones with ISRO and DST as well.
Techno India University provides scholarships to students based on their merit. According to the government norms, the university also provides 5% studentship as well. Moreover, Techno India University was the first university to introduce the Bharat Ratna Shri Pranab Mukherjee Merit Scholarship.
Moreover, the university also provides financial aid to students who have excelled in either academics or extracurricular. This aid is in collaboration with banks like the Punjab National Bank. The university offers this scholarship to students once a year.
The Techno India University fee structure depends on the courses. However, for most courses, the fees are above 3L. However, for courses like BPharm and BSc, the Techno India University fees are above 6L.
Admissions are basically done on academic as well as entrance exam score and application form for the same will be available online on the official website.
For B.Sc, BA, MA, Integrated MA-Ph.D, Dual BA-MA, B.Com, M.Com, Integrated M.Com-Ph.D, Integrated B.Com-M.Com and Dual B.Sc.-M.Sc., the candidate must produce valid score card of TNJEE
For BCA and Integrated BCA-MCA, the score for CET/TNJEE is mandatory
For BBA and Integrated BBA-MBA, the candidate must produce score of CET/UGAT/TNJEE
For BHM, score in CET/TNJEE is essential while for Integrated BBA-LLB, CLAT/TNJEE is mandatory
NATA/JEE Mains score is essential for pursuing B.Arch course
For D.Pharm TNJEE score is required however for B.Pharm and Engineering courses scorecard of WBJEE/JEE Mains/TNJEE is needed
For admissions to B.Sc Nursing JENPAUH/TNJEE is needed while only TNJEE score is taken into account for GNM admissions
For LLB and Integrated LLB courses, score of TNJEE/CLAT is required
The score of JAM/TNJEE is needed for M.Sc. and Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D
For MCA/Integrated MCA JECA/TNJEE is mandatory
M.Tech admissions are done on the basis of score in GATE/TGATE
Admissions to MBA programs are done on the basis of score in CAT/MAT or TMAT score
Admissions to Fine Arts courses are conducted via online assessment by the University
Ph.D admissions require a student to have a valid score in NET/GATE/TGATE/TNET
The mission of Techno India University, West Bengal is to create a sustainable flow of quality human resources capable of successfully overcoming the global challenges of tomorrow and contributing effectively to global well-being at the forefront of knowledge. Apart from these, cultivating adaptation of ethics, morality and healthy practices in professional life, Inculcating habits of constant learning.
Techno India University, West Bengal aspires to be amongst the top 20 international universities. For this reason Techno India University, West Bengal is making every effort to reach the apex of academic brilliance by imparting education of the highest standards using state-of-the-art pedagogical strategies.