PSIT is a private engineering college which is located in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It was established in the year 2004. The college is affiliated to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University and approved by AICTE.
The college offers UG courses such as B.tech in Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Information Technology, Electronics and Communication Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering. The College offers UG courses like Master in Business Administration and Master in computer application.
Admissions in both UG and PG courses are taken on the basis of qualifying exams. For ug courses, students have to score decent marks in JEE Main or UPSEE and for PG courses, students have to score marks in UPSEE or GATE.
The college has hostel facilities for both male and female students. Other facilities include transportation, security, labs, library, activity clubs and more.
It is ranked 54th among all Engineering Institutes and IITs in India by Times of India.
Link to the official website: http://psitkanpur.business.site/
Cutoff and Placements
PSIT Pranveer Singh Institute of Technology (PSIT) Kanpur has working relations with CII (Confederation of Indian Industries), National Human Resource Development (NHRD), Campus Connect of Infosys and TCS-ION. The PSIT Center for corporate relations, the job portal and pooled campus drives deal with placements.
Students interested in participating in campus drives are required to fill up the pooled campus drive form and submit it.
On an average more than 150 companies visit PSIT each year and in the 2017 batch, 757 students were successfully placed. In 2017-2018, 151 campus drives have been held till date.
Top recruiters of PSIT-
Placement drives of 2018 include-
- Kansai Nerolac Paints
- Mankind Pharma
- Fortis Health World
Application and Admission Procedure
How to Apply
Candidates can download the application form from the college website and must fill it up duly in all respects and submit the same along with the application fee of INR 500 which is to be paid by either debit or credit card.
Application forms collected from the institute office need to be completely filled up in all respects and the application fee of INR 500 is to be paid via demand draft made in favour of Pranveer Singh Institute of Technology, payable at Kanpur.
- Class X and XII Mark sheets and Certificates
- Diploma certificate for candidates seeking lateral entry into UG courses
- Provisional degree for PG courses
- Valid UPSEE score card with rank
- OBC or backward class certificates
For B. Tech courses, candidates need a minimum score of 60% in class XII and minimum 60% in Physics Chemistry and Mathematics. 85% of the seats are filled up by counselling based on the UPSEE ranks achieved by the candidates and the candidates also need to sit for a 30 minute aptitude test.
15% management quota seats are filled up based on JEE/UPSEE ranks.
For M. Tech admissions, candidates need a minimum of 60% each in class X, class XII and B. Tech.
For B. Pharmacy course, candidates need a minimum of 60% in class X and XII and 60% and either 60% in Physics Chemistry and Biology or 60% in Physics Chemistry and Mathematics and they need to sit for a 30 minute aptitude test.
For M. Pharmacy, candidates need a minimum of 60% in B. Pharmacy.
For MCA, candidates need a minimum of 60% in classes X and XII and in graduation with 60% in Mathematics and they also need to appear for a personal interview.
For MBA, candidates need a minimum of 60% in classes X and XII and in graduation and they need to appear for a group discussion and personal interview.
For CSJM university courses admission is based on counselling based on CSJM university entrance examination ranks.
Hostel and Facilities
Pranveer Singh Institute of Technology maintains separate Hostels for boys and girls with rooms available on double occupancy basis.
The facilities provided in the hostels are as listed below-
- RO Purified Water
- Furnished Rooms with Beds with Mattresses, Almirah, Table and Chair
- AC Mess
- Laundry Services
- Bus Facility for Outings
- Round the clock
- Medical Facility
- Gym and fitness centre
- Indoor Sports
- Round the clock Security
- Water Heater
The campus has state of the art 83 acres campus with facilities like Library, well-equipped laboratories, research centres, training and placement cells, Basketball Court, Volleyball courts, Badminton Courts and various indoor sports.
Other facilities on-campus include-
- Solar Hot Water Plant
- AC Plant
- Central RO Water Plant
- Fire fighting equipment
- Tuck Shop
- CCTV Monitoring
- Canteen and a coffee lounge.
- Network Cell with a bandwidth of 155 mbps
Apart from these the college has a SBI Bank inside the campus. Two ARMS- SBI Bank and Syndicate Bank.
Ranking and Achievements
Pranveer Singh Institute of Technology has been well acclaimed as per the Times of India Engineering Institutes Survey, 2018:
- It has been ranked 1st among Private Engineering Institutes in UP region.
- Among Govt. and Private Institutes in North India it occupies the 10th position.
- Amongst Private Engineering Institutes in India, PSIT is ranked 33rd.
- Among the IITs and rest of the Govt. and Private Institutes spread throughout India, PSIT has acquired the 54th rank.
The college has also been bestowed the following awards:
- An award for “Excellence” by Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University and Uttar Pradesh Technological University for two years in succession.
- The “Excellence in Education Award” was presented to it by UP Governor Shri Ram Naik in the year 2015.
- The Dialogue India Magazine has awarded PSIT with the “Best Engineering College Award”, a Karmaveer Chakra Award has also been presented to it for “Green Campus” maintenance and it also dons the accolade of “The Best Management College” as well.
- The “Edupreneurs Award” has been given by Engineering Watch Magazine.
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To pursue MBA at PSIT students must satisfy following eligibility criteria.
The minimum qualification to apply for admission to the MBA Program is a Bachelor's Degree (10+2+3 years of education) in any discipline which is recognized by the Association of Indian Universities, or any degree equivalent to the Bachelor's Degree, with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in the Secondary / Higher Secondary / Pre-degree Examinations (or equivalent) conducted by a Board / University.
Those appearing for the final year of the Bachelor's degree examinations may also apply subject to completing their examinations or viva-voce, if any, before June 30. Such candidates will however have to fulfil the above eligibility requirements in respect of minimum academic qualifications for admission and furnish evidence to that effect latest by October 31. At the time of interview and/or admissions, they will be required to produce a letter from their College Principal / Head of Institution stating the exam dates.
Candidates with appropriate industry experience will be given preference for admissions. Their work experience will be given due weightage in terms of the organization, position held and duration.
Selected candidates will be called to attend Group Discussions and Personal Interviews. Multiple Group Discussion & Personal Interview lists will be released in phases, both before and after the Application Deadline. The intimation for interview & group discussion is done through registered post and e-mail. In the case of some programs, Group Discussion may not be conducted, in favor of a rigorous interview process.
The selection criteria for calling candidates for admissions is based on multiple factors as follows:
- Past academic performance
- Quality & content of the answers in the application form
- Work experience, if any , in terms of job content & organization
- Group Discussion & Interview performance (applicable for final admissions only)
- Extra curricular activities, other interests & accomplishments
- Competitive Test score (CAT, MAT, XAT, CMAT)
A combination of all the above factors are used to determine the eligibility of candidates to be offered final admission. Test scores are NOT the only criteria for selection.
A high test score does not guarantee a call for Group Discussion/Interview. The selection criteria are based on multiple factors as mentioned above.