Birsa Institute of Technology Sindri (formerly known as Bihar Institute of Technology, Sindri) is an engineering college in Jharkhand, India. An institute of higher learning, BIT has All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) approved undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs and is affiliated by Vinoba Bhave University. The Institute is spread over 676 acre of land space.
BIT Sindri is the only government engineering college in Jharkhand. The institute is funded and administered by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of Jharkhand, Ranchi and is academically affiliated to Vinoba Bhave University, Hazaribag for conducting examinations and awarding degrees. BIT has received funding from the World Bank for projects.
Birsa Institute of Technology Sindri is highly recognized for its modern infrastructure and latest facilities. Entire college campus is fully Wi-Fi enable, The BIT Sindri library has 150,000 books and an e-library resource center developed under the department of CSE and IT. The library is in a multi-storied building with amenities like elevators, internet facilities, and a computer department..
Each branch has its own building and laboratories and each department has their own libraries and computer facilities. The campus has an auditorium, on-campus hospital, a library, a canteen,a cricket/football playground, a gymnasium, a branch of the State Bank of India with ATM facility, a post office, an STD/ISD phone booth, and a co-operative store. The institute is fully residential. Professor's quarters and hostels are present on campus. The on-campus student housing consists of 25 hostels, including three girl's hostels, a separate postgraduate hostel, and a guest house.