Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology(SVIT) was established in 1997 with the ideals of Shri Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the iron man of India. The New English School Trust (NEST), Vasad constituted the Board of Management of SVIT under the Chairmanship of an able and experienced educationist and administrator of Gujarat, Prof. Shantibhai M Amin. This Board established in 1997 a national level Institute in the field of Engineering and Technology as per the guidelines of AICTE at Vasad on the bank of the Mahi River and touching the National Highway No. 8 in the district of Anand, Gujarat in a peaceful and pollution free environment in one of the richest agro-industrial zones of the western region of the country. Currently, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology(SVIT) is managed by New English School Trust (NEST).Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology is approved by AICTE, DTE (Government of Gujarat) and affiliated to Gujarat University.