Pillai’s Institute of Information Technology, Engineering, Media Studies & Research (PIIT) was established in 1999 and it is affiliated to University of Mumbai. The Institute is approved by All India council for Technical Educaion (AICTE) and recognized by the Government of Maharashtra. It seeks to inculcate in its students a sound technical foundation and provides every stimulus for the natural curiosity of student to develop. They firmly believe that a successful engineer is one who complements his in-depth theoretical knowledge with an intuitive practical approach. The spacious campus is well suited to extra-curricular activities such as sports and cultural events. The Institute provides good infrastructure facilities such as Library, Canteen, Computer & Internet, Laboratories, Sports, Transport, Workshop, Hostel accomodation. A dedicated training and placement department provides career guidance to all there students. The Department regularly conducts soft skills workshops and company-specific tests and training programmes. A fully computerised state-of-the-art air-conditioned auditorium is available for conducting pre-placement presentations for corporate bodies. The Institute offers job placement to the students in world class reputed companies like Mega Millennium Group, Bharat Cooperative Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, HCL Infosystems, Texicon Software Solutions etc.
The college offers undergraduate course in Computer Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication, Information Technology, Electronics Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Civil Engineering. The college offers post graduate course in CAD/CAM & ROBOTICS, Mechanical Thermal, Information Technology, Electronics Engineering and Computer Engineering.