Sri Siddhartha Institute of Technology (SSIT) is one of the premier institutions started in the year 1979 with Civil & Mechanical Engineering by Sri Siddhartha Education Society (SSES), Tumkur. Since then, it has grown with time. At present, the institution runs 9 under graduate courses in Bachelor of Engineering (BE), in addition it also offers post graduation programs in Master of Computer Application (MCA) and Master of Technology (M.Tech) with an annual intake of about 650 students.
AICTE has recognized the college. All the existing nine eligible courses have been accredited by National Board of Accreditation. SSIT is an institution selected by the world bank under Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP) to provide assistance to improve the quality of education and to modernize the laboratory facilities. The institution was already functioning as an autonomous institution. The institution has 10 Under Graduate programmes and 7 Post Graduate Programmes. All the laboratories are well equipped and augmented with latest equipments to cater to the needs of academics and consultancy activities. It also has latest facilities like total station for Civil Engineering. The institute has more than 800 computers with net connection and Wi-Fi enabled campus. Hostel facilities available for both boys and girls.
The college take up consultancy work. District administration has assigned the work of certifying the various civil engineering works executed in all the districts of Tumkur.
The institution has separate boys and girl’s hostel with mess facilities. The capacity of boys hostel 900 and that of girls hostel is 400.
The library is located in a geodesic dome. The library is well stacked with relevant books and has enough area for 450 students for reading. It has an air conditioned digital library.
The Institute has a total of 181 faculty members out of who nearly 70 percent have postgraduate qualification. A good number of teachers attended and presented their papers in National and International conferences. Some of the teachers were also invited to deliver special lectures abroad.
The institute has several amenities like Bank with ATM, Post Office, Canteen, Gymnasium, Laundry and also a campus health centre.
Sri Siddhartha Institute of Technology
Maralur, Kunigal Road,
Ph. No : 0816 - 2200314, 2201073, Fax : 2200270
Website : www.ssit.edu.in