The Shri Govindram Seksaria Institute of Technology and Science is an engineering college in Indore, India. It was established in 1952 as a technical institute offering licentiate and diploma courses in engineering.It is ranked 2nd in Madhya Pradesh after MANIT,Bhopal and 38th best engineering institute in India.The institute offers nine undergraduate and 17 postgraduate courses with an intake of 660 and 150 students respectively. At any time, there are approximately 2400 undergraduate students studying in the institute. In addition part-time degree courses are offered for working professionals with Engineering diploma. It is an autonomous college seeking university status.(SGSITS) is an academically and administratively autonomous institute, however it is a part of the Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya and its degrees are issued by the University. All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi and University grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi granted the status of an Autonomous Institution in 1989.Under this status, the Institute conducts its own examinations at both UG and PG levels(SGSITS) became operational under the administration of a Board of Governors The director is Dr. Sudhir S. Bhadauria. SGSITS is a prestigious college in Central India, and is the first choice for students taking the state level engineering entrance examination.The Institute is reputed for excellent training in courses in engineering and technology at the diploma, degree and post graduate levels.HistoryWhen established, it was known as Shri Govindram Seksaria Kala Bhavan. The institute came into being as a result of the desire expressed by the Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru to a group of leading industrialists of Indore for establishment of a technical institute.