ABOUT THE INSTITUTE

The Silicon Institute of Technology is situated in Bhubaneswar, India. The campus is on a landscaped green stretch of land near Silicon Hills. The Institute is approved by AICTE, affiliated to BPUT located Rourkela and recognised by the Government of Odisha.

Courses offered:

At present Silicon offers 4 year B. Tech degree course in the following disciplines:

20% seats are reserved for Lateral Entry in the 2nd year
5% seats are reserved under Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme

Post Graduate Program in the following disciplines: The above courses are designed by BPUT, Rourkela with emphasis on developing techno-managerial skills along with the socio-cultural values.

FACULTY RESOURCES:

An institution is best judged for its quality by its faculty resource. The faculty has a combination of both youth & experience. Apart from performing formal instructions in the classrooms, tutorial classes and laboratories, the faculty members provide counseling & guidance to students. Individual attention to student is ensured through proctorial support for proper personal development of individual & achievement of academic excellence. Faculty members are deputed to attend refresher courses, short term training programmes and industrial training in order to upgrade their knowledge base. They are also liberally sponsored to attend seminars/ workshops/conferences etc. The institute periodically invites visiting faculty from NITs/IITs and industry personnel for guest lectures for the benefit of the students.

Academic infrastructure:

Physical infrastructure consists of spacious lecture halls, multimedia classrooms, tutorial rooms, well-equipped laboratories, seminar hall, air- conditioned conference hall, automated central library, digital library, language laboratory and campus with high-speed Internet connectivity. The academic objectives are achieved through regular classroom delivery, on-line course delivery and e-learning. Digital course materials from NPTEL in various courses have been uploaded into the institute. This serves as an extra learning resource for the students besides the classroom notes and handouts.

Curriculum:

The institute follows the curriculum prescribed by BPUT, which is consistent with the model curriculum suggested by the AICTE. The present curricula include a broad based core science and technical component, departmental compulsory courses, professional electives and project dissertation.

Scholarships & Financial Assistance:

There is a provision for scholarships to meritorious students. The nature and quantum of the scholarship is decided by the Managing Committee from time to time. A special Student Welfare Fund has been created by the staff members to ensure & encourage students with proven merit. and economically challenged. The continuation of the scholarship is subject to good performance in the subsequent semesters.

Our Mission:

"To provide the best of technical skills, professional ethics and human values."

Our Vision:

"To become a centre for excellence in the field of technical education and research."