- FROM CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER & ASSOCIATE PROVOST
1. Founders : SAINTGITS started it's journey in 2002 with the opening up of self financing education sector in Kerala. It was started by a group of highly educated, well respected, experienced and widely travelled personalities who have a high levels of value systems and commitment to the society at large. They started this as a "Charitable Society" with the intention and vision of providing and bringing world class education to this part of the region.
2. Initial Phase : SAINTGITS College of Engineering (SCE), initially started with just three branches (Civil, Mechanical and Electrical) having only 180 students. Since then, the college has the august presence of highly esteemed teachers and guidance from educational gurus, to set it's foundations well and deep rooted.
3. Journey So Far :
(a) Engineering : With the great support and blessings of the satisfied students, parents, industry and blessings of almighty, the Institution has grown today to a level of having 3000 plus students with 1200 hostelites (both boys and girls). Today Engineering College has grown to have six sought after branches and six MTech courses to choose from.
(b) Management : In 2005, SAINTGITS stated its MBA (SAINTGITS Institute of Management - SIM) which offers specialization in HR, Marketing, Finance and Operations.
(c) Applied Sciences : SAINTGITS College of Applied Sciences (SCAS) started in 2004 and today it is rated as one of the best and highly sought after institutions under Mahatma Gandhi University . College offer its students, the option of choosing BCom, MCom, BBA, BCA and BA (Corporate Economics - a special course offered only in SAINTGITS in Kerala, but is available in some of the elite group of colleges in different parts of India).
(d) MCA : MCA started in 2004 and has both Regular and lateral courses with highly qualified faculties and well equipped Infrastructure.
4. Cultural / Techno Cultural Festivals, All India Exhibitions, Showcasing Talents : SAINTGITS is very popular with its cultural festivals like "NAKSHATRA" Techno-cultural fest of Engineering College, "SAMYUKTHA" of MCA, "SIMTHESIS" of MBA and "GITSBLITZ" of Applied Sciences in which large number of students from across India participate. SAINTGITS is proud to conduct an all India Project Exhibition called "SRISHTI", which has grown to a stature of having participation from 17 states with registration of 1000 plus projects. SAINTGITS also has internal cultural festivals, separately for each institutions, to show case students talents.
5. Recognitions / Mile Stones: SAINTGITS is proud to be recognized by different agencies / achieved different mile stones:
(a) Engineering College:
NBA certified BTech Courses in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical & Electronics, Electrical & Communication and Computer Science.
Institution of Engineers Accreditation.
57 University Ranks over the years
"2nd Best MBA Institute in Kerala 2013, 2014 & 2016 - By Hansa Week Survey
43rd Best "B - School" in South India 2016 - By Hansa Week Survey
Gold Rated by AICTE - CII Survey 2015
A+++ Category B School by Business India Survey 2015
(c) Applied Sciences:
Ten University Ranks over the years
8. My Journey with SAINTGITS : I am an Alumni of "IIM Bangalore (Business Management)" and "NIT Nagpur (Civil Engineering). I also possesses Masters in Personnel Management (Pune University) and Applied Psychology (Annamalai University). It is my privilege to be associated with SAINTGITS since 2013, after my stint with Entrepreneurial Venture, my Long Defence Service and Corporate life.
9. Commitment : SAINTGITS is committed to provide "Genuine Care" to students and to all its stake holders and has been working continuously on improving its strong mentoring systems and other institutional systems and will continue to work relentlessly.
10. Gratitude : We are thankful to all Our Alumni, Students, Parents, Faculty, Staff, Industry, Well Wishers and People of Pathamuttom for their whole hearted support in taking SAINTGITS to the World's Educational Map and let us continue to strive hard to become one of the most sought after institutions in the world.
Let God guide each one of us further through this journey.
With Best Wishes,
Lt Col John Jacob
Chief Operating Officer & Associate Provost
SAINTGITS Group of Institutions