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Director Message
Birbhum Institute of engineering and Technology, the First Engineering College at degree level, in the District of Birbhum, has completed ten glorious years of its existence in the year 2009. The district has been contributing in its own subtle way, toward the overall growth of the state. Eminent personalities from the district, from diverse fields of life, have been catalyzing its development process. Education has always been the prime component of development for the district. Tagore found his “Santiniketan” here to spread his concept of education world over, through Viswa Bharati University. Birbhum Institute of engineering and Technology was the pioneer in providing quality technocrats from the district.



The institute came into existence through earnest dedication  of a number of educationists, philantrophist and social workers from the District and outside. ICARE, Birbhum, the parent society behind the shaping of Birbhum Institute of engineering and Technology was formed by eminent personalities like Shri Somnath Chatterjee, (former Speaker of Parliament) Prof. Ramaranjan Mukherji, former Vice-chancellor of two West Bengal Universities and former Chancellor, Tirupati University, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, M.P. (Honourable Minister for Finance, Government of India) Shri Braja Mukherjee, former Sabhadhipati, Birbhum Zilla Parishad, Dr. Ramchandra Dome, M.P., Sk. Islam, former Karmadashkya, Birbhum Zilla Parishad, Shri Apurba Mandal, Karmadashkya, Birbhum Zilla Parishad, and other distinguished personalities from the area..

The Institute started functioning with the prime objective to impart quality technical education, driven by scarcity scenario of the state in the year 1999 after obtaining approval from the All India Council for Technical Education. It is presently affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology. Its Non-profit making objective and benevolent mission prompted various organizations and the Government of West Bengal to provide grants over the years. 

Situated in a beautiful locale adjoining the Tilpara Barrage and spread over a campus area of around 30 acres, with pleasant hostel ambience, the institute provides an excellent platform for academic excellence.

Presently, Birbhum Institute of Engineering and Technology is engaged in imparting Technical Education at degree level with approved intake as indicated, in the branches of: 
· Civil Engineering – 60 seats
· Mechanical Engineering– 60 seats
· Computer Science and Engineering – 60 seats
· Electronic and Communication Engineering – 120 seats
· Electrical Engineering – 60 seats
· Information Technology – 60 seats


With a total student strength close to 1600 and more then 100 regular faculties, the institute is striving to achieve all round development to be among the best in the state. The team of faculties also includes eminent senior professors from IITs and NITs.

Departments have multiple state of the art workshops and well equipped laboratories. The library is structured to provide academic support to the students at different tiers. This is being achieved with more than 30000 books, large numbers of national and international journal, digital library, best of the e- resources like IEEE, ASME and Books under book-bank scheme. Along with these, availability of high speed broad band internet connectivity makes it possible to acquire basic engineering education and fulfill research aspirations of the students. 

Fully developed hostel facilities have been made to accommodate most of the students while providing protection to freshly admitted students through totally segregated hostels with an ambience of zero-tolerance to ragging.

The Institute, aimed at all round development of students, produces able technocrats to meet the challenges of the fiercely competitive world. We welcome students to make use of this ostentatious platform and be a proud BIETian.