DR. SAURABH J. DESAI CHARITABLE TRUST, the promoting body was registered in Navsari, Gujarat in the year of 2006 (Reg. No. E/1348/Navsari). Its main goal is to promote education in rural areas. The trust was started by DR. SAURABH J. DESAI who was a pharmacist by education and businessman by profession. DR. SAURABH J. DESAI was born in a village named Palsana of Gujarat and educated in Bombay (B.Sc.Tech.) and in USA M.S (Columbia University) Ph.D (University of Michigan). The trust runs a diploma engineering institute named Jayvantrai Harrai Desai Polytechnic, in village Palsana, Dist. Surat, Gujarat. Also, the trust runs IAS/IPS/IRS coaching centre under the name of “Institute of Advanced Studies” at Amadpore, Navsari since June 2012. The objective of DR. SAURABH J. DESAI CHARITABLE TRUST is to provide education to students in rural areas.
Our board of governors consists of capable, experienced devoted and respectable members from the local community and industries. Many of them have academic management experience up to 40 years. The strong desire to pour technical education in the veins of community has helped them to achieve goals and surpass all the hurdles successfully.
We introduce ourselves as Jayvantrai Harrai Desai Polytechnic situated on Palsana –Baleshwar Road, Palsana, Dist. Surat (Gujarat). The Institute was established in 2011 by Dr. Saurabh J. Desai Charitable Trust. The Institute is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi & affiliated to Gujarat Technological University (GTU), Ahmedabad.