Bhilai Institute of Technology (BIT) was established in the year 1986 as the first Engineering College in Private Sector in the undivided State of Madhya Pradesh. Started in a very modest scale with four undergraduate courses in Engineering (B.E.) and an intake capacity of 180 students, it has now risen to the status of an institution of repute for Technical education and Management studies in the region with six disciplines of Engineering at undergraduate level and six post graduate courses including MBA and MCA, and an annual intake strength of 620. The Institute is managed by a Board of Trustees headed by the Managing Trustee. The Trust comprises of leading duly constituted governing body consisting of the representatives of the Trust, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), State Government and Affiliating University. Day-to-day activities of the Institute are controlled and monitored aboard of trustees.