About Us

India - The Host Country

India is endowed with towering mountain ranges, rolling hills, lofty plateaus and extensive plains, which have all played their role in shaping its cultural, economic and political history. The most outstanding characteristic of India and probably one of its greatest charms is, undeniably, its diversity. India is a country with sense of individuality and rich heritage; its civilization is unique in vitality and antiquity. It offers the visitors something special everywhere and in everything. It is a land of treasures, temples, palaces, forts and magnificent scenery. Those seeking footprints of history will find that India has been a vast area, where races and cultures have battled and blended, creating sublime achievement in art, religion and philosophy. And in the past 50 years, India has progressed substantially in science and technology.

About Mumbai

Ancient but modern, Mumbai is the financial capital of modern India.  Mumbai, once spread into seven islands, is now most populated metro and commercial hub of the country. It is an island surrounded by Arabian Sea with almost Mediterranean climate. The southernmost neck of land is known as Colaba where most of the tourists gravitate because of decent range of Hotels and Restaurants and also for two landmarks Gate Way of India and Taj Hotel. There are some historical monuments of British Raj. Towards north is Fort where the old British Fort once stood, and towards the west is Nariman Point for high rise modern business centre, and further towards north are Marine Drive and Chowpatty beach the most beautiful places of Mumbai.

Mumbai is a significant venue for international conferences and conventions, with the complete infrastructure and amenities.  It is accessible through international airlines from all over the world for the travelers keen to discover the rest of India, Mumbai makes the ideal base.

St Francis Institute of Technology (SFIT), Mumbai

SFIT is run by ‘The Society of the Congregation of Franciscan Brother’, an International  Society of Religious Brothers founded by Bro Paulus Moritz in 1901 and registered as a Public Charitable Trust.

SFIT was established in 1999-2000 to fulfill a long felt public need of the locality for a professional educational institution of engineering. It is set over 5 acres of sprawling greenery, situated in Borivali (W); one of the best suburbs in Mumbai. It comprises of more than 1,25,000 sq ft of ground +7 floor structure, fully equipped with all the state-of-the-art technical infrastructure facilities. The Institute has also embarked on an up-gradation and expansion of academic programs and infrastructure in the quest of continued improvement and growth of excellence.

SFIT is Mumbai University affiliated, AICTE approved, NBA accredited and ISO 9001:2008 certified. It consistently ranks among top six engineering colleges in Mumbai University for its academic excellence and other achievements.


St. Francis Institute of Technology