B.P.Poddar Institute of Management and Technology (BPPIMT), Salt Lake Campus was established in the year 2005, under the aegis of B.P.Poddar Foundation for Education, a Trust dedicated to enriching the quality of technical education in the country. The Institute was set up as a tribute to the memory of Late Badri Prasad Poddar, philanthropist and educationist and the founder of the B.P.Poddar Group.

The B.P. Poddar Institute of Managment & Technology is affiliated to the West Bengal University of Technology, Kolkata. The courses offered are structured according to prevailing international standards. The Institute blends a dynamic and progressive approach to education with high quality, innovative and result oriented programmes which has been affiliated to the WBUT, Kolkata recognized by UGC and conducts Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons), Bachelor of Computer Application and Bachelor of Hospital Management courses at the undergraduate level. The education system at the institute encourages close interaction between faculty and students.

This helps the students to think creatively and develop understanding and powers of critical evaluation.