St. Francis Institute of Technology (SFIT) was established in 1999 with a view to create an Engineering Degree Institute to fulfill the long felt public need of an Institute of Excellence in Borivli.
SFIT has three UG Programs and two PG Programs in the most coveted disciplines considering both industrial need and public preference. These courses would lead to award of the Degree of Bachelor of Engineering (B. E.) and Master of Engineering (M.E.) and PhD in related discipline of Engineering.
SFIT is approved by AICTE and is affiliated to the University of Mumbai.
SFIT is approved by AICTE, affiliated to the University of Mumbai and has received accreditation by NBA for the period 28th August 2012 to 27th August 2014 and has applied for Re-accreditation. The institute is also certified for meeting with the Quality Management System Standards ISO 9001:2008, for providing undergraduate courses in Engineering/Technology.
“To be a chrysalis where bright youngsters are transformed into technological entrepreneurs and innovative leaders of tomorrow’s world, consistent with the Franciscan vision of integrity, peace and love.”
For UG programme:- “To churn highly competent engineering graduates with a commitment to result oriented work, a perennial zest for learning, a quest for excellence, an open mind and the universal values of honesty, dignity and mutual care.”
For PG programme:- “To continually improve and progress in the path of developing post graduate scholars who will be competent in exploring, developing and disseminating new knowledge in their areas of specialisation so that the repository of new knowledge and innovation and its dissemination will be enhanced in scope of effectiveness.”
“To be the most preferred Institute of Engineering & Technology equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, to develop technically qualified techno-entrepreneurial class of value based global industry leaders, imparting comprehensive technical education, through highly competent and dedicated staff, ensuring continual improvement of QMS processes, meeting ISO 9001-2008 statutory & regulatory requirements.”
SFIT is a private, un-aided, self-financing, Religious (Roman Catholic) Minority Educational Institute. The Govt. of India, National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions was pleased to declare in September 2006 that St. Francis Institute of Technology (Engineering College) ‘is exclusively a Minority Educational Institution’ within the meaning of Section 2(g) of the National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions Act 2004, covered under article 30 of the Constitution of India.