Situated in the foothills of The Himalayas, Siliguri is the commercial capital of North Bengal and the gateway to the forests of the Dooars, the beautiful Sikkim and North-Eastern India. Nature, tradition and history combine in this region to provide the most ideal setting for any meeting of minds. Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) is situated right on NH55 which connects the “Queen of the hills” Darjeeling to the rest of the country. The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) Toy Train, an UNESCO world heritage, is also major attraction of the city.
About Siliguri Institute of Technology
Established in 1999, Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) is an institution running under the vision of Techno India Group. The Institute has a sprawling and picturesque campus surrounded by opulent lush green tea gardens, dense forests of Sukna with a backdrop of Sub-Himalayan ranges. The institute runs five B.Tech programs, undergraduate and postgraduate courses in management and computer applications along with an undergraduate program in Hotel Management and Catering Technology involving more than 1500 students.
About Electrical Engineering Department
The Department of Electrical Engineering was established during the inception of the institute in 1999. This Department has been actively engaged in teaching and research in its field. The major areas of faculty expertise include Power System, Control System, Power electronics & Electrical Drives, Non-conventional Energy Sources & Energy Management etc. The B.Tech Electrical Engineering programme includes major courses like Basic Electrical Engineering, Circuit Theory & Networks, Electrical Measurements, Electrical Machines, Control System, Electrical Drives, Power Systems, Power Electronics, Field Theory, Utilization of Electrical Energy, Non-conventional Energy Sources etc. The department also has a history of strong R&D base and it has produced a good number of professionals in the field of Electrical Engineering and allied areas.
Vision of the Department
To emerge as a leading department of Electrical Engineering that caters to the latest needs of power sector, electrical and allied industry in the region.
Mission of the Department
To evolve as an innovative and globally competent Electrical Engineering Department that contributes to the socio-economic growth of the region by utilizing the advancement in Electrical Engineering by providing conducive learning and interactive environment to students and faculty.