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Siddaganga Institute of Technology

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Established : 1963 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE / NBA | Affiliated : Visvesvaraya Technological University

Siddaganga Institute of Technology started its function in 1963 in Tumkur, Karnataka. It is popularly known as SIT, which is an autonomous public institute. AICTE, UGC, and NBA approve this educational Institute. NAAC accredits SIT with an 'A' grade and is permanently affiliated with VTU. SIT courses are available at UG and PG level with streams like engineering, management, and computer applications. As an engineering institute, SIT is very popular for its academic excellence, and many publishers ranked it.

The SIT admissions are based on merit scores in the qualifying exam and the cut-off scores as admission criteria. The accepted entrance exam is KCET for the B-Tech course, GATE for M-Tech, and PGCET for other PG programs. Siddaganga Institute of Technology cut-off criteria branch-wise will be updated on the website annually. The seat will be allotted through counselling, which KEA will administer. Siddaganga Institute of Technology College Code is E016.

SIT campus size is spread across 50 acres of land. The Institute is flourished with a green campus initiative. The students are provided with all the infrastructural facilities that aid their academics. SIT promises good placement opportunities for its students along with training. Students who couldn't afford to travel every day could choose SIT hostel accommodation with good amenities.

The SIT hostel fee structure is INR 55000 per annum. Single, 2 sharing, and 3 sharing rooms are available for its students. The hostel fees are the same for boys and girls.

Institute name

Siddaganga Institute of Technology, SIT

Type of Ownership

Public (Autonomous)

Mode of education


Initiated year



Tumkur, Karnataka

Affiliated to

VTU, Belgaum

Approved by


Accredited to

‘A’ grade by NAAC

Campus size

50 acres

Courses offered

B-Tech, M-Tech, B.Arch, MBA, MCA, and Lateral programs

Admission criteria

Merit and entrance exam basis

Admission mode


Entrance exam





Classrooms, WiFi campus, transport, Auditorium, Hostel, Medical help, Gym etc.

Siddaganga Institute of Technology Ranking

SIT is one of the top established Engineering colleges in South India. Some of India's well-recognized surveys and ranking committees have ranked, awarded, and recognised them. Read below for the Siddaganga Institute of Technology ranking in India. 

Here is the SIT Tumkur NIRF Ranking:

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B-Tech academic result



B-Tech academic performance



B-Tech academic performance



B-Tech academic results



Silicon India Survey Report gives recognition to SIT.

  • Of 100 engineering colleges, SIT was given the 27th position for their Computer Science subject in India.
  • 32nd position for Mechanical Engineering India out of 100 Engineering and Technology colleges.
  • Of the top 10 engineering colleges, SIT was given the 8th position in South India.
  • 44th rank out of 50 M-Tech engineering colleges across India.
  • 27th rank for Electronics and Communication Engineering among the 100 engineering colleges across India.

The other committee rankings are:

  • In 2020, IndiaToday ranked SIT's 82nd position for its B-Tech performance.
  • According to the survey by the Week magazine, SIT is 49th rank in 2020 for B-Tech results.
  • In 2019, The Week Magazine gave 60th rank for SIT for its B-tech engineering performance.
  • Rank 38 by TOI for SIT's B-Tech performance in 2020.  
  • In 2019, SIT was given the 41st position for SIT because of its engineering academic performance by TOI.  
  • The Business Barons Survey gave SIT 45 positions out of 50 Engineering Colleges.
  • According to Electronics for You survey report, SIT was ranked 23rd among 40 engineering colleges across India.
  • Based on the Infrastructure, SIT is given 9th rank out of the top 10 engineering colleges.  
  • QS I-Gauge awarded with Diamond College Rating.

Why Join Siddaganga Institute of Technology Tumkur?

  • The entire campus is surrounded by greenery and has also secured appreciation and awards for its excellent green campus initiative.
  • Each of the engineering departments has shown excellent results in each academic year.
  • The scholar professors train the students with theoretical and technical knowledge. Wherein the majority of the Civil Engineering lecturers are gold medalists from well-established institutes.
  • SIT is one of the 14 Engineering colleges of Karnataka State selected by GOI to provide aid of INR 10 Cores for the overall development of the college under TEQIP.
  • If the selected candidates have merit scores from the qualifying exam or are physically challenged will be eligible to get a scholarship provision.
  • The students are promised good placement opportunities after completing their course.
  • Each engineering department will have educational, cultural, and sports activities throughout its academic years.
  • The Institute also provides hostel accommodation with all the basic amenities for boys and girls.
  • SIT encourages students to take part in sports with inter-class and inter-college competitions.

Siddaganga Institute of Technology Placements

SIT was the pioneer among the VTU-affiliated colleges to introduce full-fledged training and placement cell with a dedicated team. The team's main aim is to train the students in personality development and industry orientation and get the students placed in reputed corporate companies. Initially, the team will associate with corporate industries; later, the students will be called for career counselling, and a brief introduction will be given. Next, the candidates are trained to clear the aptitude tests, GD, and personal interviews.

  • The Siddaganga College Tumkur highest package is INR 31 LPA.
  • Siddaganga Institute of Technology CSE placement has the highest offers among the B-Tech branches.
  • According to the latest records, around 300 internship opportunities were provided for its students.
  • Some reputed placement companies participating in the campus drive are Amazon, Bosch, Capgemini, Ernst and Young, India Mart, Infosys, L&T, TVS, Wipro, and more.
  • The Siddaganga Institute of Technology's average package is INR 6.5 LPA.

Here are the placement statistics for SIT

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Siddaganga Institute of Technology Course fee structure

MBA - Finance 124000 2 years
MBA - Marketing Management 124000 2 years
MBA - Human Resource Management 124000 2 years
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Siddaganga Institute of Technology Entrance exams required for Admission 2023

Siddaganga Institute of Technology Campus Facilities/Infrastructure


Placement Statistics

3.35 Lacs per annum
5 Lacs per annum

Siddaganga Institute of Technology Placements and Companies visited

Infosys Technologies
TATA Motors


Asked question

What is the B-Tech CSE cut-off score accepted at SIT?
Asked by Chandana m s
replied on 16-Sep-2023 04:31:39

The overall KCET cut-off for B-Tech admissions at Siddaganga Institute is 686-86115 rank. 

Is there any entrance exam required for B.Sc. admissions at SIT?
Asked by K . Esha
replied on 14-Sep-2023 04:56:20

There is no entrance exam required for B.Sc. admissions at SIT. Candidates must have completed their 10+2 in the science stream to be eligible.

Contact Information

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+91 816 2282696

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NH 206,B.H.Road,Tumkur,Karnataka 572103,
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