Kamla Nehru Institute Of Technology(KNIT)
Sultanpur - Kadipur Road, Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh 228118
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow
KAMLA NEHRU INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (KNIT) SULTANPUR, was established by Govt. of Uttar Pradesh as a registered society in 1979 with a mission to advanced knowledge and educate students in Engineering & Technology and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the region and the nation. Initially institute was named as Kamla Nehru Institute of Science & Technology (Technological faculty) which was changed to KAMLA NEHRU INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, SULTANPUR in 1983.
KNIT was initially established as the Faculty of Technology in the year 1976 by Kamla Nehru Memorial Trust. It was taken over by the Govt. of Uttar Pradesh in 1979 with a view to develop a full-fledged Engineering Institute in the Eastern UP region better known as the Awadh region. Later, in the year 1983 it was registered as a separate society and renamed as the Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology.
The Institute is one of the leading technical Institutions of the region and is responsible for producing top-grade engineers with skill sets comparable with the best in the world. Being fully aware of its social responsibilities and the addressing the issue of application of technology to industry, it also renders the testing and consultancy services to the neighboring industries and various other agencies. The Institute is presently affiliated to U. P. Technical University, Lucknow .
The Institute is situated 5 Km away from the city(Sultanpur) on Allahabad-Faizabad state highway on the bank of river Gomti. It is well connected through road and rail network. The nearest airport is Amousi(Lucknow) and Babatpur(Varanasi) which is about 140 Km far from the Institute.