Swami Vivekananda School of Diploma, Durgapur was set up under the aegis of Sanaka Educational Trust in 2012. The college offers under graduate degree courses in Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. Today, SETGOI is a brand name in the education hub of Durgapur since past ten years. All the courses are approved by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi (AICTE) and affiliated to West Bengal State Council of Technical and Vocational Education and Skill Development, Govt. of West Bengal. The Institute has achieved the status of 2nd Top Ranking Potential Engineering College in West Bengal especially because of its well maintained dedicated infrastructure which includes well furnished airy class rooms, state-of-the-art laboratories for engineering and central Library, highly sophisticated air conditioned Computer laboratories, Studio for architecture, separate safe and secure in-campus hostel facility for both boys and girls, playground, multi-gym, cafeteria Well decorated campus with exception greenery around its surroundings is the ideal ambience for teaching-learning activities.
The campus is situated in the heart of the city Durgapur and 10Km away from NH2, 18Km from Durgapur Railway Station and 30Km from Kazi Nazrul Islam Airport. The campus is surrounded by sizable number of steel, power, cement, IT, ITes, construction, manufacturing, R&D industries like- Durgapur Steel Plant, Alloy Steel Plant, Durgapur Projects Ltd., Damodar Valley Corporation, Alstom, Durgapur Cement, Shyam Steel, Hinduja, Shyam Steel, Pinnacle Infotech, Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute etc. and have vast link with other Institutions of repute like- National Institute of Technology Durgapur, Jadavpur University Kolkata, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Indian Institute of Management Kolkata for getting immense help in knowledge sharing, organizing seminar & workshops and R&D activities.