Campus of SVNIT – Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat

The campus is located at Ichchhanath in the city of Surat at a distance of about 10 km from the Surat Railway Station. Public transport including buses and rickshaws connect the campus to the railway station. The main entrance is located on the northern end of the campus, facing Surat-Dumas Road 13 km from the Surat Railway Station. The campus is very near to the various entertainment hubs of Surat, it also is a much favored place for joggers and walkers who come on a regular basis to the campus in morning and evening time.

Academic buildings of SVNIT

In addition to laboratories and central research facilities, NIT Surat has ten academic departments. The institute’s academic facilities are located in the north-western part of the campus; these include the department buildings, laboratories, lecture halls, the central computer center and the central library. Each department has its own library, in addition to the central library.

The institute has 10 departments which focus on the following fields of applied sciences, engineering and technology:

  1. Applied Chemistry
  2. Applied Physics
  3. Applied Mathematics and Humanities
  4. Applied Mechanics
  5. Chemical Engineering
  6. Civil Engineering
  7. Computer Engineering
  8. Electrical Engineering
  9. Electronics and Communication Engineering
  10. Mechanical Engineering

The institute also has many more building spread over its campus including an administrative building that houses most of the administrative offices, a classroom complex which houses lecture halls and drawing halls.

Student halls of residence

SVNIT has ten hostels with nine for boys and one for girls named after personalities of India. Each hostel is administrated by the Chief Hostel Warden. Each hostel elects representatives from the hostel residents for areas like Entertainment, Computer Facility, Network, Environment and Cultural. Two mega hostels for boys and one mega hostel for girls with large number of facilities have been constructed.

Each hostel has its own mess, TV room, Sports room and computer facility.