BFIT, Dehradun was established under the aegis of Kartar Educational & Cultural Society in 2002 and the running institution is affiliated to H.N.B. Garhwal Central University (UGC Approved University -University Grant Commission & Ministry of H.R.D. Human Resource Development Govt. of India, NAAC Accredited). BFIT TECHNICAL CAMPUS is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and is affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University- State Govt. Technical University & Uttarakhand Board of Technical Education – State Govt. Technical Board. BFIT INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND RESEARCH is affiliated to H.N.B Garhwal Central University-Central University/Uttarakhand Technical University – State Govt. University, Approved By Govt. of Uttarakhand. BFIT’s International reputation is maintained by the academics offered at the campus by doctorate level teachers and scientists who are at the forefront of their professions. BFIT has many other activities and linkages. For example, it has an MOU signed by the National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI), Karnal (Haryana) for Technical and Logistic support and Anthropological Survey of India “Anthropos” Govt. of India. BFIT is ISO 9001-2000 certified Institution. BFIT is one of the few self-financed institutes in Dehradun, Uttarakhand to have an approval from National Service Scheme, for which, we are proud of. BFIT is also approved from UACS (Uttarakhand Aids Control Society), Govt. of Uttarakhand for Red Ribbon Club, an initiative of NACO (National Aids Control Organization), Govt. of India. Brief introduction of councils, statutory organizations, affiliating universities & technical and logistic support organizations is mentioned below:
(UGC Recognized-State Govt. University)
UTU is a state technical university situated in Dehradun, Uttarakhand and is recognized by UGC. This was established on January 27th, 2005 under Uttarakhand Technical University Act 2005.
(Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India)
AICTE which is also known as All India Council for Technical Education was organised in 1945. This organization is a national level organization which works as an advisory organization. The statutory of AICTE was made on May 12th, 1988. This establishment was done with a vision of proper coordination and planning for the development of the education system across the country. It also takes care of norms and standards.
Uttarakhand Board of Technical Education has been set up by Act no 27 of 2003. This set up was done by Uttarakhand legislative assembly approved by the governor on January 13 th, 2004. This was notified on January 15 th, 2004. It provides assistance for the constitution and establishment of Board of Technical Education in Uttarakhand.
(Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India)
The National Assessment and Accreditation Council is an organization that assesses and accredits institutions of higher education in India. It is an autonomous body funded by the University Grants Commission of Government of India.
(UGC Recognized, NAAC Accredited) (Central Govt. University)
The name of this university was rechristened to HNBGU – Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University in 1989 in the memory of the son of Shri Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna. This university was established as Central University under the provision of the Central Universities Ordinance, 2009 and published in the Gazette of India. It is recognized by UGC and accredited by NAAC. HNBGU is amongst the ten largest Universities of India which affiliates top colleges in India.
In 1970, NDRI was brought under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research. In 1989, the status of Deemed University was conferred to the Institute for strengthening the academic programs.
University Grants Commission of India which is also known as UGC is a permissible organisation which is looked after by the Union government in 1956. It is responsible for the coordination, determination and maintenance of standards of university education. It provides recognition to universities in India and distributes funds to such recognized universities and colleges.
The responsibility of the Ministry of Human Resource Development is the overall development of basic infrastructure of the advanced education sector in terms of planning, policy and execution. Under the development procedure, the department takes care of the expansion of access and qualitative improvement in higher education with the help of world-class universities, colleges and other institutions.
Sri Dev Suman Uttarakhand University is established as a State University of Uttarakhand vide Sate Government notification No 270/XXXVI(3)/2012/48(1)/2012 dtd 19th October, 2012 in continuation to amendment of erstwhile Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyay Uttarakhand Vishwavidhyalaya Act. 2011 (Uttarakhand Act No 22 of 2011) as notified by State Government vide No 357/XXXVI(3)/201 1/57(1)/2010 dated 4th November, 2011.
The establishment of University is a rare distinction of popular and powerful demand and symbolized the hopes and aspiration of the people of Garhwal for the development through the instrument of higher education. The masses of this remote mountainous region demanded for opening a new University at Badshahi Thual, a small but historical town of Tehri Garhwal of Uttarakhand. It was an expression of the quest for empowering their future generation for overcoming endemic economic and social backwardness, geographic and environmental constrains, re-assertion of cultural identity of the local natural and human resources for development.
One of the things that makes the BFIT experience special is the friendly, welcoming environment created by our staff and students, who come from diverse backgrounds and cultures. Students from different parts of the country and neighboring countries are present on campus, and our courses attract everyone ranging from local school leavers to overseas students.
BFIT offers a really supportive environment, designed deliberately to helps you make the most of your studies. Coming to the college marks a major step in your life, and our staff is here to make sure that the transition is as smooth as possible. They offer advice and support on everything from accommodation and managing your finances, to staying healthy and managing your workload.
BFIT is located right at the heart of Uttarakhand- Dehradun, combining all the advantages of a close knit campus with easy approach to city centre life. All our buildings are at walking distance to each other, along with some shops situated near the campus for purchasing items of day to day needs, and we are just 12Km away from the bus and train stations. BFIT is situated in Suddhowala, which is the heart of the city with most teaching and learning facilities such as FRI research centers, IMA-Indian Military Academy all within a few kilometers to the campus. At BFIT, whether you’re going for lectures, meeting staff, studying in the library, or attending tutorials and seminars, you will always feel a part of the community.