Gujarat International Finance Tec-City
Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City) is a globally bench marked International Financial Service Centre (IFSC) developed by Government of Gujarat through a joint venture Company. It houses India's first and only International Financial Services Centre.
GIFT is planned as a financial Central Business District (CBD) between Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar as a greenfield development. The city's master plan reflects a sophisticated planning approach that integrates the intended program into the existing context of both the site and the region. More particularly, state-of-the-art connectivity, infrastructure and transportation access have been integrated into the design of the city.
Termed as India’s first ‘Smart City,’ the project encompasses top notch infrastructure facilities like, District Cooling System (DCS), Underground Utility Tunnel, Automated Waste Collection etc.; many of which are being introduced in India for the first time.
The project is located on the bank of the Sabarmati River and is around 12 km from Ahmedabad International Airport. GIFT is easily accessible from all directions through 4-6 lane State and National Highways. GIFT City is India’s first operational smart city and only International Financial Services Centre.