History

 

The New English School trust, Vasad was running school and an Industrial Training Institute at Vasad. In the year 1996 Shri Shivabhai Patel and Shri Chandubhai Patel conceived an idea of establishing a degree engineering college at Vasad to promote technical education. The New English School trust decided to establish a Self-financed Degree Engineering College with the support of eminent people in this field.

The New English School Trust (NEST) decided to name the college as the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology (SVIT) as a tribute to the great leader Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel who hailed from this area.

The Trust formed the Board of Management for the college as per guidelines of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). The Board of Management consisted of the technocrats, the educationalists, the industrialists, the social workers, the business magnets of Vasad and Shri. Shivabhai Patel who had a rich experience of managing co-operative organization.

College of Architecture, SVIT, Vasad was established by The New English School Trust (NEST), Vasad in 2000. College of Architecture is approved by Council of Architecture, Delhi. Initially it was affiliated to Gujarat University, Ahmedabad and from 2016 it is affiliated to Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar. It is one of the reputed Architectural colleges of the state known for its high quality of pedagogy.

With the support of the people of Vasad and well-wishers the required infrastructure such as buildings for class-rooms, studios, laboratories, workshop, library, students’ facilities, administration block, bank counter, student stationery store etc. have been created.

College of Architecture-SVIT, in last two decades, has developed leaps and bounds establishing itself as an institution of quality education in Architecture.