Brief Description of JSS Academy of Technical Education Mauritius, Bonne Terre
JSS Academy of Technical Education (JSSATE), Mauritius is the first Engineering College in Mauritius to meet the evergrowing demand for trained technical manpower for industries and other organizations. JSSATE, Mauritius is managed by the JSS Education Foundation Pvt. Ltd. Mysore, India, which runs under the aegis of JSS Mahavidyapeetha (JSSMVP). The college is located in a sprawling campus of 8 acres at Avenue Droopnath Ramphul, Bonne Terre, Vocoas, Mauritius and aims to be the centre of excellence in technical education in Indian Ocean. The college is approved by the Government of Mauritius, registered and accredited by Tertiary Education Commission (TEC), Mauritius and affiliated to the Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Government of Karnataka, India.
In line with a vision of education as a primary tool for bringing a progressive change in society, the pontiffs of Sri Veersimhasana Math, Suttur have been on a committed mission for over half a century, dedicating themselves to the creation of a better future for the people of the country ever since it was formally established in 1954 under the guidance and benevolence of the then Pontiff, His Holiness, Jagadguru Dr. Sri Sri Sri Rajendra Mahaswamiji. The vision is further being harnessed by the 24th pontiff of Suttur Matt Sri Sri Sri Shivaratri Deshikendra Mahaswamiji, the present President of JSSMVP.