Siddaganga Institute Of Technology Tumkur

Tumkur,
Karnataka

Siddanganga Institute of Technology was established in the year 1963 as an undertaking of Sree Siddaganga Education Society. It is an autonomous college affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University Belagavi.

SIT is approved by All India Council for Technical Education and has bagged a place under Gold Category in AICTE-CII survey of Industry-Linked Technical Institutes in 2017. Presently, the institution comprises over 5000 students.

It offers 12 undergraduate courses and 16 post graduate programmes, some of which include the disciplines:

  • Architecture
  • Civil Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Mathematics
  • Master of Business Administration

Admission into the Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Engineering degrees involve the following processes:

  • CET Karnataka Selection procedure
  • COMED-K
  • Management Quota

Situated in Tumkur, the campus area sprawls over 50 acres of land and provides facilities like a centralised library, incubation centre, health centre.

SIT advances accommodation facilities with 5 hostels for boys (4 within campus precincts and 1 in the town) and 2 hostels for girls (located in the town).

Cutoff and Placements

Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur

has a qualified placement department which gets in touch with various companies and invites them for campus recruitment drives.

The institute also has a unique Industrial Competency Laboratory designed to give students hands on training on technical matters.

The department also trains students by means of personality development programs, technical aptitude tests, mock interviews and group discussions.

  • No. of students placed in 2017-2018- 665
  • No. of students placed in 2015-2016-760

Top visiting companies and recruiters include-

Larsen and Toubro

Tech Mahindra

Nokia

Siemens

Sonata Software

Microsoft

Berger Paints

Redbus

Sony India

Application and Admission Procedure

How to Apply

B. E. applicants may online through Karnataka CET from the KCET website by filling up the online application form and can pay by e- challan.

Online applicants need to upload scanned copies of their recent passport size photograph, candidate’s signature, candidate’s left hand thumb impression and their parent’s signature.

For future reference candidates need to take out at least 3 printouts of the completed finally submitted application form, proof of fee paid and 3 copies of the passport size photograph which was uploaded along with the application form.

Admission Procedure

B. E. applicants need to have studied Physics, Mathematics and English as compulsory subjects in class XII with either Chemistry/ Electronics/ Biology/Biotechnology/Computer Science as optional subjects.

Admission is based on the Karnataka CET (KCET) rank and counselling conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education, Karnataka.

For candidates from outside Karnataka, COMED-K scores are accepted.

Hostel and Facilities

Hostel:

Siddaganga Institute of Technology has 2 girls and 5 boys hostels. The girls hostel is off-campus and from the boys’ hostels only one is off campus.

The hostel residents are provided with these facilities:

  • Furnished rooms with beds, rack, table and chair
  • Each hostel with its own vegetarian mess, which serves North and South Indian cuisine
  • R.O. drinking water
  • 24/7 Hot water, cold water, electricity, WiFi supply
  • Dispensary
  • Segregated gymnasiums
  • Full time security
  • Ambulance facility
  • Recreation room with television and newspapers availability

Laundry services are provided by collaboration with outside service providers. A guest house with paid staying facility for parents and guardians is also available.

Campus facilities:

The campus has well equipped laboratories in each of the departments. There are a total of 2232 computers at 33 centres. Apart from these it has:

  • Faculty chamber
  • Health centre
  • Library
  • Auditorium
  • Gym and indoor games room

It also has IBM Centre of Excellence and Incubation centre. For sports a 400m athletics track is present and playgrounds are structured for Badminton, Cricket, Volleyball, Basketball etc. Girls have been provided with separate indoor games hall.

Ranking and Achievements

RANKING:

  • Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) has recognised 16 departments of SITM as a research centre.
  • It has been ranked 78th in India under the “Research and Teaching” category by NIRF 2018.
  • NAAC has accredited an A grade to this institute.

OTHER RANKINGS

MAGAZINE NAME

ISSUE MONTH AND DATE

CATEGORY

RANKING

POSITION

OUT OF

SILICON INDIA

JUNE 2014

Top 100 Engineering Colleges for Computer Science Engineering

25th

100

Top 100 Engineering Colleges for Electronics & Communication Engineering

26th

100

Top 100 Engineering Colleges for Mechanical Engineering

25th

100

Top 12 South India Engineering College

5th

12

Top 50 MCA Colleges in India

32nd

50

Top 10 MCA Colleges in South India

9th

10

BUSINESS BARONS

India’s Best Engineering Colleges

38th

50

BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT CHRONICLE

JUNE/JULY 2014

Top 10 Colleges in terms of Placement

9th

10

Top 10 Colleges in terms of Infrastructure

9th

10

HIGHER EDUCATION REVIEW

JUNE 2014

Top 50 private Engineering Colleges 2014

19th

50

CAREERS 360

MAY 2014

India’s Top 500 Engineering Colleges 2014

Rated AAA among the top Karnataka engineering colleges

EDU tech RAND

AUGUST 2014

All India Ranking of 850 Engineering Colleges

82nd

850

State EDU RAND Rank (State-wise Best Colleges)

7th

88

Top self-Financed Private Engineering Colleges

82nd

200

Top 225+ Colleges by Placement

Placement score: 5/10

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About Siddaganga Institute Of Technology Tumkur

Affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum
Establishment year 1993
Aid Status Unaided - Private
Minority N

Hostel and Facilities

874
Total Hostel Capacity

Siddaganga Institute Of Technology Tumkur Hostel

Hostel Accomodation: Yes
Total Hostel Capacity 960
Total Number of Boys Hostels 1
Hostel Accomodation (Boys)(Number of rooms) 777
Boys Hostel(Number of beds) 1592
Boys Hostel(Average Area per Bed) 654
Total Number of Girls Hostels 1
Hostel Accomodation (Girls)(Number of rooms) 183
Girls Hostel(Number of beds) 533
Girls Hostel(Average Area per Bed) 321

Ranking

Popularity Rank (based on average rank of admitted students): 121

Contact Number and Address

Address

B.h.road

City Tumkur
District Tumkur
State Karnataka
Pin code 572103
Phone 816 - 2282696
Fax 2282994
Website http://www.sit.ac.in
Email Id [email protected]

Fee Structure

Fee Structure

Stream Fees Structure for one year
Engineering (BE/BTech) ₹ 33,000 To 60000
Architecture ₹ 33,000

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Student Reviews

  • btech Student

    Remarks


    Entrance Exam

    I gave COMEDK-UGET and secured 5,805 rank which got me admission into BE Information Science & Engineering. Students can also give KCET for admission into SIT.


    Fees

    The college fees is a descent and in sync with other colleges of similar demeanor around Rs Rs.70,000 per annum.


    Placements

    Our college has a placement wing which provides placement to most of the students. The average package is of Rs.3.5 lakhs per year and the highest package is of Rs.11 lakhs per year. TCS is the mass recruiter. Amazon, Sony, Bharat Forge, and Oracle are some other firms which visit the college.


    Hostel and Facilities


    Alumni


    Faculty

    Almost all the teachers have a teaching experience of 8-10 years. Around 50% of the teachers have PhD.


    Campus Life

    There are 5 boys hostel and 2 girls hostel. They can accommodate more than 2000 students. The hostel fees is around Rs.65,000 per year.


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  • btech Student

    Remarks


    Entrance Exam

    Admission to Siddaganga institute of technology is based on written entrance exam followed by an interview. There is a minimum eligibility criteria for admission to various its UG courses which is minimum of 45%marks in class 12.


    Fees

    The college offers various UG courses in Engineering whose fees is around 2.5 lakhs. For M.Tech courses fee is quite low which is approx 1.2 lakhs in total excluding other miscellaneous expenses.


    Placements

    Placement scenario of the college is pretty good, almost 75-80% of its students gets placed every year. Companies like Amazon, TCS, IBM have visited the college in their previous academic year,The highest package was around of rupees 9 lakhs, which is quite satisfactory.


    Hostel and Facilities


    Alumni


    Faculty

    Faculty of the college is highly qualified, guiding the students well in their academics. The teacher to student ratio is approx 50:1, though the teachers are always available for clearing doubts post class and during exam time.


    Campus Life

    College campus is good to an average level, providing basic facilities but in a good way. It has library , classrooms are good , canteen food is satisfactory , well equipped labs are there and hostel facility for both boys and girls which is just average, one can survive well in that kind of hostel.


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  • btech Student

    Remarks


    Entrance Exam

    Siddganga Institute of Technology is a very good college. They give admission only if the student has cleared both the CET examination and the counselling session.


    Fees

    The fee is a bit on the higher end. They charge around Rs 175000 per year excluding the hostel fee which is Rs 66000 per year approximately.


    Placements

    The placement is good overall. IT sector companies mainly visit the college. Majority of the students gets placed with an average 3.5 lakh package which might increase upto 11 lakh.


    Hostel and Facilities


    Alumni


    Faculty

    The faculty teaches whatever is required in the syllabus and also provides extra out-of-book knowledge. They also take effort to solve the doubts of the students after class.


    Campus Life

    A college fest called Halcyon is organised along with numerous technical events. They organize sponsors for these gala fests where students get a chance to show their talents.


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  • btech Student

    Remarks


    Entrance Exam

    Siddaganga Institute of Technology is one of the top private engineering colleges in Karnataka. For admission to their UG Computer Science and Engineering course the KCET scores is required. The cutoff for the course was around 8,900 in 2017.


    Fees

    For UG Computer Science and Engineering course the fees are around 70,000 every year. Scholarship options are available for backward classes. If you take admission through CET then depending on your score you might get some government scholarship.


    Placements

    The college does have internship opportunities but you have to pay for it. There are government internship opportunities as well. Placements are great in this college especially in the IT departments where there is 90% student placement. Average salary package is around 3 lakhs and highest package offered was 11 lakhs. Many top companies come for placements - Amazon, Oracle, MU Sigma, Mahindra, IBM, Sony etc.


    Hostel and Facilities

    There are different hostels for different years. You have the choice of double or triple occupancy rooms. Hostel food is alright although they serve North Indian and South Indian food. The Hostel fees are about 66,000 for every semester.


    Alumni


    Faculty

    Classes start at 8am and continue till 5pm. The schedule is really hectic and strict. For a semester every subject has lab assignments, internals and final examination. The faculty is qualified and provides notes which are very helpful. They are friendly and supportive.


    Campus Life

    The college has lots of facilities like huge playground, athletic track, equipped labs, library, wifi, multiple cafeterias, gym etc.


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  • BE Student

    Remarks


    Entrance Exam

    For the B. E. Course my college accepts both CET and COMED-K scores and we are required to pass the class XII boards with a minimum of 45%marks, from any board recognised by Visvesvaraya Technological University. At the time of admissions we had to submit 3 copies of our passport size photo, CET/COMED-K rank score and admit card copies, 6 copies each of our class X and XII board exam marksheets, copies of transfer/ migration certificate and copies of address proof such as Voter ID card or Aadhaar card.


    Fees

    Our fees are reasonable compared to similar courses in other colleges. They are around Rs 47000 per year


    Placements

    Our college placement scenario is rather good. Last year (2017), my seniors got internships in Tally and Bosch and many were placed in companies such as- Titan, Oracle, Toyota. The highest pay package was offered by Walmart with a whooping Rs 13.7 lacs per annum.


    Hostel and Facilities


    Alumni


    Faculty


    Campus Life

    I don't use the hostel but our college has separate hostels for boys and girls. We also have a great sports zone,canteen,auditorium, huge library. Our annual college fest is known as Manthan and we really enjoy it each year. We also have a college magazine called Bitannica.


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    Internships


    Loans and Scholarships

  • btech Student

    Remarks


    Entrance Exam

    Siddaganga Institute of Technology is one of the best colleges for Engineering. Its B.Tech department is good with hard-working faculty. The criteria for admission into it requires passing marks in 10+2 with PCM. KCET/COMED-K entrance exam score is also needed.


    Fees


    Placements

    The placement cell works fairly well, 674 offers have been made to students, in 2017 by recruiters like IBM, Siemens, Amazon and a number of others. The Average Package is mostly Rs 3-4 lakhs per annum. Internships are also provided at descent companies.


    Hostel and Facilities


    Alumni


    Faculty

    The faculty is well qualified with most professors with PhD. Classes take place on time and teachers maintain a genial atmosphere for learning through their enthusiasm and encouragement.


    Campus Life

    The campus is huge with over 30 computer centres. There are almost all the required facilities like, labs, hostels, WiFi access, dispensary and library too.


    Academics


    Internships


    Loans and Scholarships

  • BE Student

    Remarks


    Entrance Exam

    The college indeed offers a good B.E Course. In order to seek admission for the same, one has to appear for KCET Exam which is usually held in the month of April and also one should have an aggregate of 45% in 10+2.


    Fees

    B.E is a four year course. And the fee per year is around Rs 71,000. Scholarship is available for SC/ST students and no scholarship for non Karnataka students.


    Placements

    Since Bangalore encompasses offices of various Tech Companies, therefore finding an internship in the city is not a difficult task. Companies like MBED technologies and Bleuming technology are willing to take students for internship paying them a decent stipend of about Rs 5,000 per month. SIT has a good alumni network who are willing to help their juniors to reach places.


    Hostel and Facilities

    SIT, Bangalore has one of the best Infra. And specially the hostels with separate dining halls for Veg and Non- Veg food is what I like the most. There are 7 hostel Blocks which pretty well furnished.


    Alumni


    Faculty

    Honestly telling, the College is good for serene morning walks and faculty is there to assist you even during non-college hours.


    Campus Life

    The College holds various Techno-cultural fests enough for everybody to show their talent.


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