Bannari Amman Institute of Technology is an Autonomous Institution approved by AICTE and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The institute offers 15 undergraduate, 15 postgraduate programmes in Engineering and Management studies. All the departments of Engineering and Technology are recognised by Anna University, Chennai to offer Ph.D. programmes. The institution is ISO 9001:2008 certified for its quality education, certified for implementing 5S workplace management system and most of the eligible courses are accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi and National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with "A" Grade.
Nestled on the banks of The River Bhavani, BIT campus provides environment for learning in harmony with nature, away from the odds of the city life. The spacious and the earth hugging buildings punctuated with landscaped courtyards and pathways are designed to emphasise the business ethics and or characteristics of an excellent centre for learning. The Campus hosts well planned academic blocks, computer centres, lecture halls, libraries, laboratories, conference halls, staff quarters, hostels, students' centres, gymnasium, ATM and general health clinic etc.
BIT has transformed and ingrained various cutting edge administrative and academic reforms. BIT has been conferred with a number of accolades and recognitions from top-notch forums of high eminence.
AICTE Lab for Cloud and Pervasive Computing, Aquasub Lab for Trouble Shooting, Axis Global Automation Centre, CISCO Centre for Networking, Corcord NDT Centre, DST – TNSCST Centre for Bioenergy, DST Laboratory for Venom Peptidomics and Molecular Simulation, DST Liquid Crystal Research Laboratory, E Yantra Centre for Robotics, ESSC Centre for PCB Design & Manufacturing, FESTO Centre for Automation, Free Scale Embedded Laboratory, GE Centre for Power Systems, Harita Centre for Product Development, Intel Centre, Juniper Net Centre, KKM Soft CAD Solutions, Lectra CAD Centre, PMKVY Centre for Skill Develop, Salzar Centre for Relays and Switches, SEW Centre for Automation, SP Automation Centre (IoT), TE Connectivity Lab, Technical Textiles lab, Zan Compute Lab for Automation (Smart City).