In a short span of time GIET has attracted attention and availed much recognition from different sources. Few achievements are as follows:-
1. Approved by AICTE, Govt. Of India, New Delhi
2. Affiliated to BPUT, Rourkela, Govt. of Odisha
3. Affiliated to SCTE & VT, Govt. of Odisha
4. Gandhi Institute for Education and Technology is approved by CSI Certification.
5. GIET: Best Engineering Institute in Eastern India 2011, 2012 - Dalal Street Journal.
6. GIET: Amongst Top 10: Emerging Institute in India 2012, 2013 – Silicon India Magazine.
7. Positioned as one of the Most Emerging Institution 2014 - by Worldwide Achievers.
8. Best Emerging Private Technical Institute 2014 – by Markline & Ever Green Forum.
9. Best Emerging Engineering College of Odisha 2014 on National Education Summit, Odisha.
10. Awarded with Global Education Excellence Awards 2015 for achieving "Best Emerging Engineering Institute in Odisha". By Hon. Education Minister, Odisha.
11. Honoured at National Education Odisha Summit as ''Best Emerging Engineering College of Odisha" -2014.12.Best Engineering College with Excellent Faculty in Odisha “At Asia Education Summit 2017 New Delhi”.
13.10 Best Leading Engineering & Management Colleges in India – The CEO Magazine 2017.
14.Best Engineering College for Industry Interface in Eastern India at National Education Excellence Awards 2016.
15.All India Ranked 15th as the excellent industry exposure Engg. College – 2016.
16.Best Engineering College for Campus Placement in Odisha “at National Education Excellence Awards 2017.
17.Achieving Engineering Institute (Odisha National Education Awards 2017, Bengaluru)
18.All India 66th position – Best Pvt. Engg. College ranking 2018 by India Today Magazine.
19.All India 144th position – Best Engg. College ranking 2018 by Times of India News Paper.