Sir Syed Institute for Technical Studies (SSITS) is self-financing college and started functioning in October 2002. It is just 23 kms away from kannur railway station and 22.1 kms away from kannur bus stand Jumamasjidh. It is affiliated to Kannur University. The Institute is in pursuit of excellence and provides quality education. The faculty of institute is dedicated, well qualified and experience in their field of education. The Tutorial sytem is implemented to motivate the students for better academic excellence. The institute has all facilities like hostel accommodation for both boys and girls, prayer halls for men and women, library, separate canteen, Full Fledged Laboratory and Transport facility.
The institute organizes extra-curricular activities especially in sports and games to enhance the student’s overall personality. The placement cell provides guidance to the student’s for their final interview. The main aim of institute is to provide education to the muslim minority in particular and rural and backward public of kannur and kasargod district. It provides quality education to all irrespective of cast, creed and religion.