Samrat Ashok Technical Institution was established in 1960. It is affiliated to Barkatullah Vishwavidyalaya and approved by AICTE, New Delhi. The College campus, a few minutes walk from the Railway Station is situated in the Civil Lines area with the Industrial Estate nearby, spreading over 85 acres of land with well maintained roads and approaches, playgrounds and gardens etc. It has its own tube-well based water supply and electric distribution through an H.T. substation.
Samrat Ashok Technical Institution offers B. E course in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering,Computer Science and Engineering, Information Technology, Bio-Medical Engineering fields.