The institute is located at Durgapur (Burdwan, W.B.) famous in India and abroad for Iron & Steel Industry. The institute is situated in the midst of open, attractive scenery of nature. The calm, quiet serene situation of the are is quite conductive to academic pursuits. The institute is housed in a three storied building (around 18,000 Sq. ft carpet area) at Nehru Avenue.
Its gigantic buildings, trendy furniture and ultramodern laboratory do not measure an academic institute. The real value of an institute lies in the hands of its faculty members. Excellence in any branch of education ultimately depends on the faculty and our lectures and instructors and among the best. Besides the fulltime lecturers, eminent scholars experienced in the respective fields are invited as guest lecturers.
The college library has a huge collection of textbooks and reference books. It also houses a good collection of encyclopedia and dictionaries. The reading room offers a rich collection of Periodicals, Newspapers and Journals.
Lecture Halls :
The Lecture halls of DIST are spacious and well lit with good ventilation. All lecture halls are functionally designed with modern furniture. Lecture Halls have been provided with educational aids like slide projectors, overhead projectors, computer and CD players.
The institute has well equipped and untramodern Microbiology, Biochemistry and tissue-culture laboratory (1300 Sq. ft. each) with sophisticated Bio