Vishwanathrao Deshpande Rural Institute of Technology (VDRIT) was established in 2004 by the initiation and support of Shri R V Deshpande former minister government of karanataka. It is affiliated by Visvesvaraya Technological University. It is running under Karnatak Law Society. The College has developed excellent infrastructural facilities and an academic climate to train the students to meet the challenges posed by rapid changing techno-economic scenario. The institution has an excellent, well qualified and experienced faculty. The Institute is located on a 26 acres campus, cradled by a picturesque landscape. The College has been approved by AICTE.

Department

  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Department of Computer Science & Engineering
  • Department of Industrial Electronics
  • Department of Thermal Power Engineering
  • Department of Computer Application

Placement

The College has provides campus placement. 144 students is selected in the year 2010-2011

Name of Company

No of Selected students

Mind Tree Bangalore

33

Mahindra Satyam Bangalore

15

Infosys ltd Bangalore

03

Siemens India Bangalore

01

Tech-Mahindra Bangalore

12

SLK software Bangalore

02

global edge Bangalore

02

quest global Bangalore

02

Dbcomsys Mumbai

08

Vavya Labs Belgaum

02

Wartsila Mumbai

08

Faurecia Pune

07

JSW Steel Torangal

01

Alucast Belgaum

05

Hawe Hydraulics Bangalore

01

Parry’s Sugars Haliyal

05

PSPL Pune

05

AL ADI Constructions Oman

32

Bharat Forge Pune

04

Facilities

Library

  • The library has more than 3706 titles & 25300 volumes of books-reference books, reports and bound volumes
  • The Library subscribes 52 National and 37 International journals and periodicals. The institute has the membership of “DELNET”
  • The Library follows an open access system.

Hostel

The boy’s hostel accommodates 330 students and girl’s hostel accommodates 275 students. Mess ensures quality food and water purifier is installed for drinking water

Scholarships

  • SC/ST Scholarship (Social Welfare)
  • Ex-Service man Scholarship
  • Taluk Panchayat Scholarship
  • Merit cum Means Scholarship
  • Jindal scholarship
  • Sainik Kalyana Scholarship
  • Post-Merit Scholarship