Sri Siddhartha Institute of Technology Tumkur
Sri Siddhartha Institute of Technology was established in the year 1979 by the Sri Siddhartha Educations Society as a private and self-financing institution affiliated by the UTU, Belgaum. In the year 2008 the SSIT was granted the status of deemed to be university by the UGC and approved by the MHRD. All technical courses offered by the college are accredited by the NBA.
The campus of SSIT is situated in Tumkur district of Karnataka state on national highway-4. The college is locates around 93 km northeast to the Bangalore. The campus is spread over 65 acres of land on Kunigal Road. The campus is 5 km from the Tumkur Bus Stand and 4 km from Tumkur railway station. The campus is well-connected by the rail, road and local transport.
The campus has sports and recreation centre, health centre, central library, well-furnished canteen, co-operative centre, bakery, post office, central computing centre, separate hostel for boys and girls, bank, guest house, cafeteria, transportation, well-equipped laboratories, workshop and well-ventilated and spacious classrooms.
The campus offers nine UG courses and 8 PG courses in various aspects of education including computer application and engineering & technology. The most sought engineering disciplines of the college are as the following:
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science And Engineering
- Electronics and Communication Engineering
- Industrial Engineering and Management
- Mechanical Engineering
- Medical Electronics
The placement cell of the college strives towards providing the job opportunity to the eligible students. The cell provides and organizes the alumni meets, guest visits, industrial interface and various job oriented training programmes including campus recruitment. The top visited recruiters of the college are TCS, Microsoft, Kishkinda Software Labs, L&T ECC, Societe Generale, Amada India, Unisys, GSS Infosoft, Mobile Aspects, HCL Technologies, SLK Software, Mind Tree, Robosoft, Global Edge, PRDC, Quest Global, Enzen Global Solutions, Accord-soft Solutions, Cummins, Health Asyst, Soc Gen, Cadd maxx, AK Aerotek, etc.