|Location:||B.H.road,tumkur,karnataka, 572103, Tumkur, Karnataka, India|
|Phone:||0816 - 282990, 0816 - 282991|
Siddaganga Institute of Technology (SIT) is one of the premier technological institutes in the state of Karnataka,located in the town of Tumkur, Karnataka, India. It is one among the 130+ educational institutions run by the Sri Siddaganga Educational Society. It was established in the year 1963 starting with three Courses leading to Bachelor of Engineering in Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, and is now offering undergraduate degree courses in 12 disciplines. In addition it also runs post-graduates programmes in 7 disciplines, including MBA and MCA Courses. It has nearly 4000 students pursuing the above courses with a faculty strength of about 273.It became an autonomous institution under Visveswaraiah Technological University in 2007-08 with the last VTU batch graduating in 2010.
SIT is the first institution among the affiliated colleges of the Visweswaraiah Technological University to establish a full-fledged Training and Placement Department with a senior professor, experienced in industry, as its head. The department is responsible for catering to the following needs of students.