Eastern Academy of Science & Technology (EAST) is situated in Bhubaneswar, Orissa. EAST has been approved by the AICTE, recognized by the Government of Orissa, and affiliated to Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Rourkela.
EAST offers 4 years B.Tech programs in the following Disciplines: Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Instrumentation & Electronics, Information Technology, Electronics and Telecommunication, Environmental Engineering, and Bio-Medical Engineering. Admission to the B.Tech Program are made through Joint Entrance Examination (JEE, E&M), Orissa held during the month of May every year. Students with Diploma qualification are also inducted into the degree program in the second year of study. Basic qualification for admission into degree programs is 10+2 years of study in Science stream with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with 50% in aggregate.
EAST has an extremely well-equipped computer laboratory. The laboratory has Windows NT based network supporting, open-ended system like C, C++ for programming. Presently ELX Linux is also being implemented. Twenty-four hour high speed leased lines provide Internet connectivity with 512 kbps speed. Separate hostels for boys and girls with telephones, TV, Computers, First Aid, and indoor games have been provided.
The Training and Placement division helps to develop rapport with industrial houses. It organizes educational tours, seminars and personality development programs. Workshops on technology development are regularly conducted. Students are imparted training on employability skill development by reputed trainers of NICCO Internet ventures Ltd, Kolkata. The students of 2006 batch have been employed by reputed companies like Satyam, Accenture, Wipro, I-Gate, HCL Technologies, and Ortel Communications.