Gargi Institute of Science and Technology, [GIST] Bhopal was established in 2008 by Shri Charookarn Education Society. It is affiliated by Rajiv Gandhi Technical University, Bhopal. The Institute has been named after the learned lady Vidushi Gargi, who herself was well versed in Vedas and Upnishads. The four year undergraduate programme leads to the degree of Bachelor of Engineering. It is central India’s first ISO 9001:2008 certified Institute. It is affiliated to All India Council for Technical Education.