Bhilai Institute of Technology (BIT) was established in the year 1986 as the first Engineering College in Private sector Chattisgarh. It was established in Durg. Started at very modest scale with four undergraduate courses in Engineering (B.E.) and intake capacity of 180 students, it has now risen to the status of an institution of repute for technical education and management studies with seven disciplines of Engineering at the undergraduate level and six post graduate courses including MBA and MCA, and an annual intake strength of 780 in Bachelor of Engineering itself. Bhilai Institute of Technology (BIT) is managed by a Board of Trustees which is headed by Managing Trustees. The Trust comprises duly constituted Governing Body consisting of the representatives of the Trust, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), the State government of Chhattisgarh, the affiliating university, industrialists, senior bureaucrats, management experts, peoples` representatives, and notable social workers.All Courses offered by the Institute are approved by AICTE and affiliated to Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University (CSVTU). It is situated in village Chandkhuri, 10 KM from Durg Bus stand. The nearest air link is Raipur, the Capital city of Chhattisgarh state, which is just an hour?s drive (55 kms,) from the institute. Bhilai Institute of Technology (BIT) is an Institutional member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Institution of Engineers(India)(IEI), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Institute of Steel Development and Growth (INSDAG), National HRD Network and American Information Resource Centre, Mumbai.Bhilai Institute of Technology – Durg is known to produce quality engineers. Updated version of Quality Management System ISO 9001:2000 is installed in the Institute by the International Certifying Authority M/s KVQA of Norway.