8 Things You Need to know about BIT
Think you know a lot about college? Maybe you do. Or maybe you don’t. Here is a list of 8 important things about BIT that you need to know.
1. TBI – Technology Business Incubator
It is one of the very useful facilities surprisingly most of the students probably not aware of it.
As the name suggests, these setups incubate the pre-product idea. They precede the seed funding stage and help the entrepreneur develop a business idea or make a prototype by providing resources and services.
Turning innovative ideas to a real time technology or service with commercial value takes some nurturing.
With a joint funding of Rs. 410.35 lakhs from the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India, BIT established the Technology Business Incubator in 2007.
Its objective is to promote clusters of technology based small enterprises mainly in agricultural and allied fields, and to support the student entrepreneurs and foster their talents.
BIT – TBI is a non-profit startup incubator supported by Govt. of India and Bannari Amman Institute of Technology that nurtures ideas, startups and entrepreneurs.
If you are in need of consulting your creative ideas, developing your projects, raising your entrepreneurship BIT – TBI will assist you in achieving your goals.
Besides students, general public with inclination for novel idea based business ventures and existing companies interested in incubating unique spin of ideas towards commercialization can also avail the TBI platform.
How to reach BIT – TBI
If you need support for your entrepreneurship ideas or funding for your projects you can visit BIT – TBI.
It offers quality advice and training, facilitates funding and ensures a high survival rate for startups after receiving funds.
2. MOU signed by BIT
The MoU is intended to recognize the general basis for a cooperative and a collaborative working relationship between the two parties.
BIT has signed more than 66 MoUs with the most popular organizations to have mutual intentions to jointly work on projects required for industries and research needs, with learned faculty of good industrial experience and promising students, jointly agree to exchange their expertise for mutual benefit and growth. To Read More, Click here.
It will help the students and faculty on the areas specified below:
- Industrial Visits
- In-plant Training & special Technical Training to make the students industry-ready
- Guest Lectures
- Mini Projects and Main Project Work
- Research & Development
- Problem Solving
- Studies & Survey
- Establishing Advanced Labs
3. SVB Foundation Scholarship Test
SVB Foundation Scholarship Test
Grants and scholarships are the brass ring of financial aid packages. If you get them, you’ve won the college lottery in terms of paying for higher education. They are free money, unlike loans. Loans must be paid back.
So temper that “Yay, I qualified for financial aid” response to first see what kind of aid it really is.
As a social responsibility, Bannari Amman Group’s SVB Foundation offers 100% scholarship on College fees for top 25 students in SVB Foundation SCHOLARSHIP TEST and selecting any Branch of Engineering / Technology in Bannari Amman Institute of Technology (BIT) through single window system.
SVB Foundation Test is one of the prestigious scholarship examinations for class 12 and Polytechnic students. If cleared, it gives students the monetary benefits throughout higher education.
Surprisingly, many students are not aware of this exam. The top ranked students have benefited through this scholarship in their career. To Read More, Click here.
BANNARI AMMAN COMMUNITY RADIO 90.4 MHz
BIT, helps students to exhibit their talents in different ways, BACR is one of the great opportunities for the student to manifest the RJ in them.
There is an intimacy to radio that can’t be discovered in any other medium. Listening is a deeply personal experience. It engages the intellect and emotions more directly than television.
Community radio has become an essential tool for the comprehensive development of a community. People can identify, recognize themselves through community radio, besides communicating among themselves.
BACR is essentially a non-profit enterprise initiated by the Bannari Amman Educational Trust, Coimbatore and managed by Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam.
Trains students to be both RJ and VJ thereby, enhancing their communication and presentation skills. Promotes social related programs and activities for public welfare.
Bannari Amman Community Radio is currently going ON AIR @ 90.4 MHz for 9.00 hours from 6.00 am to 10.00 am and 5.00 pm to 10.00 pm in the evening. To Read More, Click here.
5. 5S – “A Place for Everything and Everything in its Place”
5S is a workplace organization method that uses a list of five Japanese words meaning: “Sort”, “Set In order”, “Shine”, “Standardize” and “Sustain”.
The list describes how to organize a work space for efficiency and effectiveness by identifying and storing the items used, maintaining the area and items, and sustaining the new order.
Indian organizations have been successfully adopting 5S practices to create a positive and competitive work environment for its employees.
BIT considers that a fresh, clean and trash free environment provides a primitive backdrop for an effective working and learning experience.
To keep fresh and to maintain a healthy and professional environment, BIT always ensures that every place inside the campus is clean and trash free, and everything has a place and it is well organised.
Inside BIT campus, Wherever you visit, You can find fresh and nourishing environs, dustbin free areas to keep places clean, labels on every electric switch board for user friendly purpose, things organised in order and many more 5s aspects.
Bannari Amman Institute of Technology secured First place in CII SR 5S Excellence Award 2019 under the Small scale, Service category. To Read More Click Here.
6. Infrastructure – The Place where you live your life to the fullest
BIT has the most beautiful college campus in the surrounding area. It’s probably no surprise to discover that there are plenty of trees peppering the institution’s picturesque campus.
To achieve as being a world-class education provider, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology is committed to significant enhancement of its facilities and buildings, essential for world-class research and all-round development of students.
The institute has an extremely modern and state-of-the-art infrastructure that goes a long way in facilitating a number of services for the students as well as the staff members.
BIT campus encompasses more than 180 acres is complete and includes the Academic Blocks, Learning Center, Auditorium, two Parking areas.
It also includes separate stadiums for football, basketball, cricket, Organic farm for agriculture students learning purpose and hostels for boys and girls, with huge dining halls.
Academic Blocks –
No visit to your college would be complete without walking by your old classroom. Classrooms were the place you were first introduced to your classmates – fellow students who would be travel-companions for those short years.
BIT has complete learning laboratory with major classrooms and labs offering complete access to the Web, computer databases, digital media and a host of other resources.
Each classroom has data and power ports and most of the labs are outfitted with individual workstations.
A state-of-the-art media center sends and receives signals throughout campus. There are also seminar/meeting rooms and faculty research labs and support rooms.
Learning Center –
Between epic study sessions, research for project, and other services, the college library could end up being a major part of the overall college experience.
Ideally, BIT library has the perfect spot for every kind of studier. For those who need to concentrate, there are quiet rooms and private carrels, meeting rooms for group projects, open spaces to chat and socialize.
The BIT Learning Center has everything you need.
The auditorium is the central and important space in BIT.
The acoustical design of the auditorium is different than any other space in the college. It is because of the specific demands of the performing arts, which distinguish the auditorium from a common lecture hall of BIT.
BIT auditorium provides many students with their first introduction to performing arts, both as audiences and as performers.
The management always strives to provide a space that is highly functional, artistically flexible, easy-to-use and satisfying for performers and audience.
Organic Farm –
To impart the knowledge on organic crop cultivation aspects from seed to harvest, the BIT Agriculture Engineering department has a 10 acres farm along with well-equipped soil science, agriculture, metrology, and crop husbandry labs.
Agriculture students are learning and producing fresh and unadulterated organic products that are healthy for consumption.
The Student Organic Farm is a 10-acre, certified organic year-round teaching and production farm. Planting, Harvesting, Production, Sales and Marketing everything is carried out only by the Agriculture engineering students of BIT.
BITians applying their planning and executing skills in their land, which they learnt as an engineer in their classroom, to farming.
Hostel Facilities –
Hostel life! Wasn’t it a melting-pot of students, each with a unique story and experience, studying, watching movies and living life together?
A high-tech home away from home. Each room is 4 -occupancy with separate cots, wardrobes, reading lights. At each desk, there are connections for power. Each floor has a separate Wi-Fi connections.
11 separate dining facilities for girls & boys with a total seating capacity of 5250 are available with the provision for hot, normal and cold water. Well planned and equipped servicing counters, highly modernized kitchen, cold storage and dish washing machine form a part of residential functions.
Separate Students center with facilities for several indoor and outdoor games, entertainment hall with a movie projector.
To Read More, Click here.
7. Fund for Student’s projects
In order to support and encourage the student’s initiative and creativity BIT grants fund for students’ own projects for its development and participation in national and international level events.
The Grants may be used to defray the cost of research materials and supplies, for travel to a research site critical to the project’s completion.
It can be also used for preparing project results for publication or display, or for purchasing materials needed for a creative project.
Funds granted by the management are, in short, designed to give students the support they need to start a project (i.e., seed money) and move that project to completion.
8. Green Initiatives by BIT- A Young Mind Emerges Greatly In A Clean Environment And Under Clarion Sunshine.
Green colleges make a case to consider for a sustainable living when designing and operating their buildings.
Most of the facilities in BIT incorporate natural lighting, improve air quality, and reduce energy and water use.
On BIT campus every nook and corner is adorned with tall trees bearing emerald green leaves and attractive flowers to devise a homogenous feel amongst everyone within the campus.
33% of BIT’s energy demand is met through Solar Power. The Campus is powered by 1000kWp Solar Panels.
Living roofs absorb rainwater and provide insulation while lights on timers save college money as well as energy.
Bannari Amman Institute of Technology has adopted many green cover initiatives, thereby embellishing the eco-friendly ambience of the Campus.
Members of Faculty and students take up various initiatives to save electricity by implementing the outcome of Energy Audits and developing a policy for reducing consumption of electricity.
A number of Green Initiatives have been implemented in the Campus including
- Increasing the Green Cover by planting the saplings
- Implementation of Miyawaki Method of Planting (Give hyperlink for Miyawaki Method)
- Installation of solar heating systems in hostels
- Installation of 1 MWp Solar Power (panels) Generation System
- Segregation of organic wastes and biocomposting
- Digestion of Human Wastes for Biogas production
- Rainwater Harvesting
BIT got the Environmental Protection and Management award from the Govt. of Tamil Nadu for making trans-formative, positive impact on the environment by maintaining pollution free green campus. To Read More, Click here.
It’s no surprise that The Green Campus at BIT shows how some of the most successful sustainability initiatives begin as volunteer, grassroots efforts.