The Jaypee Group of Companies has consistently displayed full awareness of its social responsibilities through the Jaiprakash Sewa Sansthan (JSS), a ‘not for profit’ Trust. The Group believes that Education is the cornerstone to economic development and which alone can assist build India into a developed nation.
With the thought of using technology and management effectively, thevisionary founder of the JSS, Shri Jaiprakash Gaur set up 3 technical institutes of higher education to host the best of faculty, students and educational infrastructure to ensure creation, generation, dissemination and application of knowledge to mould the world leaders of tomorrow.
The Jaypee Institute of Information Technology Declared deemed to be University Under Section 3 of UGC Act. 1957 vide Notification No. F.9-27/2000-U.3 dated 1st November, 2004 of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and further extended vide their letter of even No. dated 01 Oct 2008.
Jaypee Institute of Information Technology (JIIT) was the first amongst three Institutes raised by the Jaiprakash Sewa Sansthan (JSS).
JIIT dedicated to excellence in education, has been envisioned by its founder Chancellor Shri Jaiprakash Gaur Ji as a vehicle of enlightenment and empowerment of youth in India. The Institute has defined new innovative programs of learning to produce human resource capable of identifying, analyzing and solving problems.
The Institute is fully backed and supported by the Jaypee Group of Companies who recognize the role of IT and emerging technologies in improving the quality of life of the people in India. It is envisaged that JIIT will play a leading role in the development of technical manpower and research programs comparable to the best in India and the world.
JIIT is situated near the Electronic City Noida in the area meant for educational Institutions as provided for by the Noida Authority.
JIIT has been developed as a modern world class campus, with intellectually vibrant ambience in a serene and lush green environment. The state-of-the-art campus at a total project cost of Rs. 250 cores, with a total built up area of 1591195 square feet comprising smart buildings with Internet, with Wi-Fi connectivity, including environmentally conditioned Academic Block, Annapurna (Mess), well-equipped modern laboratories, Learning Resource Centre, Faculty and student residences provides a pleasant and intellectually stimulating ambience for students in an eco-friendly environment.