Bannari Amman Institute of Technology was established in the year 1996 in Erode district of Tamil Nadu State. The institute is under the aegis of the Bannari Amman Group. The institute gained autonomous status and is affiliated with Anna University. The institute is certified by ISO 9001-2000 and accredited with an ‘A’ grade by NAAC.
Bannari Amman Institute of Technology has been awarded from the Indian Society for Technical Education and received a silver medal for Best Overall Industry-Linked Engineering College from AICTE-CII National Survey on Industry-Linked Engineering Institutes.
Bannari Amman Institute of Technology has graduated many students, out of which a notable alumni is Adhithya Venkatapathy, also known as Adhi, a Tamil Hip-Hop Singer.
Bannari Amman Institute of Technology enriches the students' talent by associating them with extracurricular activities, sports, and culture. The institute also boosts the skills of the students by organizing the events like VIBE: Battle of Bands, FUTURA: Technical Symposium And Project Design Contest, SHEVASESTRA: a non-technical symposium, IGNITE: State Level Technical symposium for all polytechnic college students to produce a spark in their innovation, V-PRAYUKTI: A National level technical symposium as a platform to showcase the skills of students in VLSI & DIGITAL ELECTRONICS and many more.
Bannari Amman Institute of Technology is located near the Bhavani River banks and Kodiveri falls.