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Siliguri Institute of Technology was established in the year 1999 and has always been the most reformative college in Darjeeling. The college provides various courses in different fields including lateral programs. However, the most popular courses in this institution are B. Tech, BHM, BBA, MBA, BCA, and MCA. Apart from these programs, the Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) is specialized in the field of engineering and management. SIT accepts entrance examinations for the admission in the programs like B. Tech, MCA, and MBA. The candidates have to clear the relevant entrance examinations as per the norms followed by WBJEE, JEE Main, MAT, and JEMAT.

Siliguri Institute of Technology Introduction Highlights 

Established | Type 1999 | Private
Approved by AICTE
Affiliated to MAKAUT
Popular Courses B. Tech, BHM, BBA, MBA, BCA, and MCA
Facilities Available Medical, Hostel, Cafeteria, Sports, and Library, etc.
Entrance Examinations Yes
Official Website

Siliguri Institute of Technology Introduction Courses 

Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) offers UG programs in three streams, PG program in one stream and Diploma program in one stream. The following table represents some of the popular courses offered by the Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT):

Course Details
B. Tech Specializations: Electrical, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics and Communication, Information Technology, Civil 
Eligibility: 10+2 with 45% plus WBJEE and JEE Main
Duration: 4 years
B.H.M. Specialization: Hospitality Management
Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board
Duration: 3 years
B.B.A. Specialization: Business Administration
Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board
Duration: 3 years
B.C.A. Specialization: Computer Applications
Eligibility: 10+2 with Mathematics/Computer Science/Computer Application/Information Practices/Statistics
Duration: 3 Years 
M.C.A. Specialization: Computer Applications
Eligibility: Graduation with 50% in the final exam. Must have Mathematics in Graduation or 10+2 plus JECA rank
Duration: 3 years
For Lateral Entry:
Eligibility: Graduation in BCA/B.Sc. (IT) with 50% in the final exam
Duration: 2 years
M.B.A. Specialization: Business Administration
Eligibility: Graduation plus MAT or JEMAT rank
Duration: 2 years

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Siliguri Institute of Technology Admission 

Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) provides UG, PG, and Diploma programs in the field of Engineering and Technology, Computer Application, Business Administration and Hospitality and Tourism. The application mode is strictly followed in an online method. The college also invites applications for Lateral entry for some of the courses.

How to Apply? 

  • Desirous candidates have to sit for the specific entrance examination in relevant fields.
  • Register for such entrance examinations on official websites of such examination conducting authorities. Attempt the exam and get a merit rank.
  • The admission of the candidates in the institute depends upon the rank.
Course Entrance Exam
JEE Main

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Siliguri Institute of Technology Cut off

Tabulated below is the cutoff marks in WB JEE Cut Off 2019 (Round 1) for admission in the institute:

Courses General TFW
B. Tech Computer Science and Engineering 5255 - 29939 9417 - 17499
B. Tech Electrical Engineering 10760 - 79938 -
B. Tech Civil Engineering 11026 - 72559 -
B. Tech Electronics and Communication Engineering 12956 - 63571 15312 - 25125
B. Tech Information Technology 20432 - 46485 18955 - 23941

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Siliguri Institute of Technology Placement 

Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) has the best placement cell compared to other colleges in Darjeeling. According to the previous records, various students are placed earlier, and currently, they are working in different eminent companies throughout India. Apart from national companies, various multinational companies also come to this institution to offer placements for the students in their companies. The placement cell had been focusing on teaching the practical skills required in today's IT industry. The cell brings in reputed companies like Kony India, Hitachi, Microsoft, Byjus to name a few for campus interviews. The highest placement package at the institute has been 39.12 LPA.

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Siliguri Institute of Technology Scholarship 

The college aids in the facilitation of scholarship for SC, ST candidates. The candidates are notified about the scholarships. Students need to arrange all documents and submit them to the office of the college. The government process for the scholarship is managed by the administrative office. Scholarships have also been provided to students of whom family income is less than INR 6 lakhs per annum.

Other scholarships are Oasis scholarship, Chief Minister Education help scholarship, Swami Vivekananda National scholarship. Meritorious students are awarded scholarships from Techno India University.

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Siliguri Institute of Technology Facilities 

Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) offers various facilities for the students to make the journey of the students in this institution quite plentiful. The following are the facilities mentioned below.

  • Library: The college has the central library established in the year 1999. It has more than 55,000 volumes managed with LIBSYS software. The library allows students to borrow 10 books on time. It also provides an e-Library connection with the National Digital library.
  • Wifi: The whole campus of the SIT is connected to high-speed internet to make life easier for the students. 
  • Transport: Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) has its own transport facility for the students. There are personal buses of the college and the students can avail of this service to go to the institution and return home as well. These buses run along some specific routes through the city.
  • Hostel: The College has their excellent hostel facility for its students. There are separate hostels for the boys and girls candidates. But the hostels are specially designed for the candidates for the first year in the college. The hostels have a total capacity of 100 girl students and 50 male students.

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Siliguri Institute of Technology Faculty 

Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) has its excellent faculties to boost up the academic infrastructure of the college. Their continuous dedication and hard work have pulled up this institution to this place. There are a number of professional teaching experts associated with the college in various streams. Most of the faculties are supremely talented and educated and hold Ph. D degree in their respective streams. 

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Siliguri Institute of Technology FAQs 

Ques. Who are the top recruiters in the Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT)?

Ans. The top recruiters in SIT are Airtel, Intel, Infosys, McAfee, Microsoft, Tata Consultancy Service, and Novotel Hotels to name a few.

Ques. What is the seat intake for Diploma (Polytechnic) courses in the Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT)?

Ans. The seat intake is 60 for Diploma (Polytechnic) courses in the Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT).

Ques. What are the nearest transportations in SIT?

Ans. The nearest transportations are as follows:
  • Airport: Bagdogra (IXB) Airport, 18 km from the Institute.
  • Railway: New Jalpaiguri (NJP), 12 km from the Institute.
  • Bus Terminus: Tenzing Norgay Central Bus Terminus, 6 km from the Institute.

Ques. How good is the Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) for BBA?

Ans. Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) is one of the finest colleges in West Bengal to pursue BBA. The best thing about the institution is that they facilitate the internship scope exclusively for the BBA candidates.

Ques. How good is the Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT) for Engineering?

Ans. SIT is the ideal college in the north of West Bengal to go for Engineering. It provides engineering at the cheapest cost with decent infrastructure.