Girijabai Sail Memorial Trust (GSMT) is a non-commercial entity that has been established with the basic purpose to promote the cause of education with an initial emphasis in the areas of Karwar and adjacent places in the northern part of Karnataka. The prime motive of the Trust is to build opportunities for education at all levels in the area with special focus on higher education and professional education. With ever rising population and challenges in the work places, the need for good and sound educational systems are very important and GSMT is an initiative towards this end. GSMT is registered under the Indian Trusts Act, 1882 on the 23rd of May 2008 at Karwar. Since the inception the Trust has been striving to contribute to educational causes in the areas in and around Karwar.
Girijabai Sail Institute of Technology (GSIT) is the first major initiative of GSMT towards its mission of higher education. The Trust aims at continuing such efforts and starting more career oriented courses and also to start education institutes at all levels. The higher education has reached its pinnacle due to the efforts put in by private enterprise ably supported by respective Governments and Universities.
GSIT is aiming to create a 'Centre of Excellence' keeping in mind the best moral, ethical and cultural values with the assurance to all the students in providing them quality and excellence in education. Arrangements have also been made to provide best possible placements, interview planning by conducting Career and personality orientation programmes on regular basis and employability guidance system which, in turn, would help our students to be successful professionals and responsible citizens.
GSIT is duly approved by AICTE, New Delhi & DTE, Bangalore and affiliated to VTU, Belgaum and in collaboration with Jain Group Of Institutions. GSIT provides aesthetically designed, modern and environmentally balanced classrooms, laboratories, workshops, sporting & recreational facilities along with all essential utilities and well equipped comfortable accommodation with cafeteria.