About The College
RNS Institute of Technology Bangalore
RNS Institute of Technology Bangalore familiar as RNSIT was established in the year 2001. It is the brainchild of Dr. R. N. Shetty, well known industrialist, and a great philanthropist. The institution was established with a sole purpose of imparting quality education in Engineering, Technology and Management. Being one of the premier engineering colleges in the country RNSIT is marching towards placing itself in the global map by excelling in academics and placements.
Lush green campus, state of the art infrastructure, well equipped laboratories, hundreds of activities, numerous new initiatives, consistent VTU ranks, path breaking placements, cultural extravaganza, Sports events, 4000 + students and 300 + faculty – with all these RNSIT has become dream destination for engineering aspirants across the country.
Founded by a great visionary Dr. R N Shetty, a renowned name in the industries viz construction, manufacturing, hotel, automobile, power & IT services, and education, RNS Institute of Technology Bangalore has been scripting history in the field of technical education. Right from its inception in the year 2001, the institution is showing exemplary growth with respect to academics, placements, sports and cultural activities. With 9 UG engineering branches, 4 PG courses and 9 R&D centres RNSIT is aiming towards becoming the premier engineering institutes in the world.
RNSIT Campus presents you a very lively environment that is so perfect to explore new dreams, ideas. The campus encourages the young minds to be creative, innovative and goal oriented. The life in canteen, playgrounds, basketball courts and hostel are filled with joy and makes their time spent memorable for life. The activities, fests, tournaments induce leadership skills and enhance the competence to work in teams. Flashmob, plantation, marathon, auditions, rehearsals, RNS Premier League (RPL), Republic day, Independence day, Kannada Rajyothsava Celebrations, Dhandiya, Parichay, Pantheon are some of the main attractions of RNSIT where students participate and celebrate in these occasions.
Cultural activities make a campus very vibrant and RNSIT gets its energy from various cultural activities. May it be singing, dancing, acting, poetry, drawing RNSITians live their life to the fullest in these cultural extravaganza. All these activities are coordinated through respective clubs such as Synapse and Natarang for dance, Dhwani for music, Aura for Fashion, Chiranuthana for Kannada to name a few. Enthusiasts can join these clubs through proper Auditions and interviews. Students will get a great exposure being in these clubs and emerge as competent team players.
The institute has a very active NSS wing which organizes events which is very impactful to societal cause. regular Plantation of saplings, blood donation camps, vaccination drives during pandemic, visit to old age homes and distribution clothes, food packets, social awareness through walkathons, street plays, flashmobs.
RNS Management Alumni Association (MAA) has been actively participating in activities of social relevance since its inception. The major activities include food drives during pandemic, distribution of food items tree plantation. The association has a dream project of village adoption and is about to kickstart this year.
RNSIT’s Library has a collection of over 26341 volumes, 80 journals, 18 magazines and 11 newspapers. RNSIT’s Library is an automated library. Books bar coded and students issued an identity card to transact with the library facilities. Each student will issued 3 books during regular time and 4 books issued during their exams. Journals and magazines available to support and enhance their specialization. Both Indian and foreign journals subscribed.
The College has a cafeteria inside the campus in which both South Indian and North Indian dishes are available at reasonable rates. The cafeteria remains open on all working days. The beverages of different flavours served on different days according to different seasons.
The College has presently two Boys and one Girls Hostel. There is also a Hostel Committee to help in making policy decisions. Yoga and Meditation classes held for both in the early morning on alternate days. Rooms with basic furniture like cot, table and chair also provided. Bed-rolls, linen etc. have to brought by the students themselves. Hostel mess serves vegetarian food, the menu prepared by the boarders of the hostel itself.
RNSIT has its on-campus gymnasium to provide fitness for the students and staff. It has the types of equipment like Treadmill, Cycle, Smith Machine, Decline Bench, etc.
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