G I S A T is located in a beautiful landscape of 12 acres at Vennimala, about 10 km east of Kottayam town. The concept of the campus design is taken up in such a way that, it will be one of the total designed campuses in India , which can attract foreign universities to conduct their courses. The proposed infrastructure is the most modern, suiting to the present requirements and for future developments.
The campus is planned with better zoning arrangements providing lot of interaction spaces courtyards, lobby etc. The planning is done by experienced and eminent architects and engineers working in India and abroad in the trade. Hostels will be as comfortable as homes with royal treats of food. A fleet of modern vehicles will be piled for the luxurious journey of the students. The scenery of the surroundings creates an ideal atmosphere for learning and an eco-friendly environment for creative thinking as well as entertainment.
Vennimala is depicted with several legends.The famous Kapila Maharshi is believed to have lived in this famous hill. Taking the order of Lord Rama, his brother Lakshmana defeated the demons who harassed the ascetics lived here. Hence, this place is also known as ‘Vijayadri\'. History says that Vennimala Rama Lakshmana temple was built under the instruction of Cherman Perumal Kulasekhara Varma. Shadkala Govinda Marar the legend of Sopana Sangeetham and Edakka also spent most part of his illustrious days in this holy temple of Vennimala.