Siddartha Institute of Science and Technology (SISTK) is an emerging center for excellence in Engineering, boast of energetic & experienced faculty, successful students, great infrastructure and excellent placements record. The management encourages the students and the faculty to “Dare to Dream and Strive to Achieve”. The institutes are indeed “dream come true” for many aspiring youngsters from rural areas in Chittoor District and Southern Andhra Pradesh.
The institution, it is believed that “Change is the only constant thing”. The infrastructure and equipment are constantly upgraded, providing opportunities to the faculty and the students to enhance their skills continuously. The institutions aim at preparing the students to be great problem solvers, project leaders, communicators, and ethical citizens of a global community.
Established in 2008 (SISTK) in a sprawling 30-acre campus amid beautiful hill range of the Eastern Ghats, the institutions are located in Puttur town and are very proximate to Narayanavanam, a holy place, where Lord Venkateswara has married Goddess Padmavathi. The institutions are 22kms from Tirupati airport and are well connected by rail and road (Tirupati – Chennai highway).
The institutions are promoted by Jaya Educational Society, founded and professionally run by distinguished academicians, medical professionals and technocrats belonging to Chittoor District in Andhra Pradesh.
The institutions have achieved remarkable growth since their inception and have grown from strength to strength under the dynamic and innovative leadership of the Chairman, Dr. K. Ashok Raju. In addition to Graduate Engineering (B.Tech.), the institutions have been approved to run Post-graduate (M.Tech - Four specializations) and Diploma programmes. The total intake of students for SISTK has gone up from 240 in 2008 to 732 in 2017, a testimony of abundant trust placed by the students and the parents in these institutions.
Siddartha Institute of Science and Technology has been accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade.
Innovation and Entrepreneurship division of Department of Science and Technology, Government of India has established prestigious incubation centre in Siddharth with registered name “Society for Siddharth International Incubation Centre” to support technology based start-ups, potential technology ideas and innovations. Siddharth International Incubation Centre already submitted 15 innovative ideas to Government of India and another 115 start-ups in pipeline. One of the US based company launching shortly in Siddharth.
SISTK’s innovative approach to educating students is an Ecosystem-based Systems Integration and Networking (EbSIN) model. We seek to engage experts from around the world on mutual projects, thus allowing our students to acquire real-life, live, project based experiential learning.
Under the visionary leadership of the chairman, the institutions compete with global standards. An important step towards the same is an MOU with University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA that enables exchange of students and faculty among the institutions, joint projects, research, etc.
The institutions are also Microsoft Ed-Vantage Platinum level campuses with Microsoft Innovation Centre in place. This association with Microsoft is to encourage the students to get certified on Microsoft technologies and get an edge over their competition. IBM Center of Excellence has trained the students in the following domains Cloud computing, Big Data (Hadoop) and Mobile application development.
With Association of Andhra Pradesh State skill development Centre (APSSDC), SIEMENS company established following 07 laboratories with world class standards. Design CBT lab, Auto Two Wheeler lab, Auto Four Wheeler Lab, Electrical Home Lab, Electrical RAC lab, Electronics Home Lab and Electronics ICT Lab.
In a nut shell, following are the highlights of the institutions: