A college formerly known as M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology; is a private engineering college. It is autonomous and is located in the sprawling cosmopolitan city of Bangalore in Karnataka. The university is affiliated with Visvesvaraya Technological University. This college offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in various streams. 

The undergraduate streams include mechanical engineering, civil engineering, computer science and engineering. There are over 12 streams at the undergraduate level. There are also research programs in streams like Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and many more that lead up to a Ph.D./M.Sc. (Engg).

RIT is ranked 59th by the NIRF ranking in 2020, it has been ranked 25th by Outlook India and 27th by India Today. Overall, it has been ranked pretty well when compared to its counterparts across the country.

Ramaiah Institute of Technology Quick Facts

  • They have a separate department for cultural activities that is very rare in other colleges.
  • They use drones as a tool for advertising to get people interested in donating blood for the blood donation camp.
  • Alumni of Ramaiah Institute of Technology are spread all across the world especially in major universities of the United States.
  • Udhbav is one of the best inter-college fests in Bangalore.
  • They are known for their good placements in the industry.
  • There will be internship opportunities in the college after the first year.
  • The college has seen a 95% placement record in recent years.
  • The pandemic has not dampened the spirit of the college and it is still going very strong

Ramaiah Institute of Technology Rankings

Given below are the rankings that are given to RIT Bengaluru.

  1. Ranked 59 in 2022 by NIRF
  2. Ranked 27th by India Today
  3. Ranked 34th by THE WEEK
  4. Ranked 47th by Outlook

Ramaiah Institute of Technology Course & Fees

Program Program Details Selection Basis
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Fees: 15.60 Lakhs
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2 pattern. 45% minimum needed in case of General Category and 40% for SC/ST category
  • Specializations: Civil Engg, Mechanical Engg, Electrical & Electronics Engg, Electronics & Communication Engg, Computer Science & Engg, Chemical Engg, Industrial Engg & Management, Electronics & Instrumentation Engg, Information Science & Engg, Electronics & Telecommunication Engg, Medical Electronics Engg, Biotechnology
  • Duration: 5 years
  • Fees: 12.62 Lakhs
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2, 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and also 50% in aggregate in 10+2 level. 40% in NATA.
  • Duration: 2 years.
  • Fees: 2,17,560
  • Eligibility: Not less than 50% in aggregate in the undergraduate degree of minimum 3 years.
KMAT / CMAT / MAT/ PGCET – any one mandatory
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Fees: 4,71,600
KMAT or PGCET – any one mandatory
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Fees: 3,46,400
  • Eligibility: Candidates with a BE/BTech degree in the relevant discipline with at least 50% marks in aggregate are eligible. The minimum aggregate marks required are 45% in the case of candidates from Karnataka belonging to SC/ST & Category l.
  • Specializations: Structural Engg, Manufacturing Science & Engg, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Computer Applications and Industrial Drives, Digital Electronics & Communication, VLSI Design & Embedded Systems, Computer Science & Engg, Computer Network Engg, Industrial Engg, Software Engg, Digital Communication, Biotechnology
GATE Qualified or Karnataka PGCET
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Fees: INR 1.89 Lakhs
  • Eligibility: Candidates must have passed BArch
  • Specializations: Landscape Architecture
Karnataka PGCET, GATE
  • Duration: 2-4 years
  • Eligibility: Candidates must have a masters in a related subject. Working professionals, faculty and others with a postgraduate qualification in the related discipline and in exceptional cases, Professionals with BE are eligible to apply for a PhD. 
  • Specializations: Civil Engg, Mechanical Engg, Electrical & Electronics Engg, Electronics & Communication Engg, Computer Science & Engg, Chemical Engg, Industrial Engg & Management, Electronics & Instrumentation Engg, Information Science & Engg, Electronics & Telecommunication Engg, Medical Electronics Engg, Biotechnology, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
Entrance Exam

Ramaiah Institute of Technology Cutoffs

The cutoffs for the respective courses in the COMEDK exams are given below:

Course Closing All India rank
BE Biotechnology Engineering 19645
BE Chemical Engineering 10886
BE Civil Engineering 15027
BE Computer Science and Engineering 1145
BE Electrical and Electronics Engineering 3533
BE Electronics and Communication Engineering 2225
BE Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering 5817
BE Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering 6791
BE Industrial Engineering and Management 17821
BE Information Science and Engineering 1922
BE Mechanical Engineering 7092
BE Medical Electronics Engineering 43256

Ramaiah Institute of Technology Placements

The placement services at the college were established in 1997. The college also provides the students with training for overall improvement and GD skills as well. The candidates are also given corporate training like CV writing, personal interview training and more. 

This college has recorded some amazing placement as has been shown in the table below.

Placement Year Number of Companies Total Offers Made
2016 358 1814
2017 348 1564
2018 308 1284

Placement 2020 Statistics

No. of Recruiters 358
No. of Job Offers 1892
No. of Students Placed 952
Highest CTC INR. 50 LPA
Average CTC INR. 7.66 LPA

The highest salary that has been received by a student stands at 50 LPA. The average salary stands at 7.66 Lakhs.

Wipro, Accenture, Infosys, 99acres.com, Hindustan Unilever Ltd, Qualcomm Adobe, HP, Radio Mirchi and many other companies have visited this college for campus placements.

Ramaiah Institute of Technology Scholarships

There are various scholarships given to MSRIT students:

  • Post Metric Scholarship to SC/STs
  • Fee-reimbursements to SC/STs
  • Fee- a concession to Category-l, II, and III
  • Extra boarding and lodging allowance to Category-I, II, & III
  • Defence Scholarship
  • MSRIT Alumni Scholarship

The scholarships can be obtained in September every year.

Ramaiah Institute of Technology FAQs

Ques. How is life at Ramaiah Institute of Technology?

Ans. City life in Bangalore as the college is in the city. Bangalore is the Silicon Valley of India and hence the university is uniquely placed to avail the best opportunities possible.

Ques. Can I get my branch changed in Ramaiah Institute of Technology?

Ans. Yes. This modification is only available in some of the colleges throughout the nation and RIT is one such place provided that you meet their GPA requirement for the change.

Ques. Which is better EEE at Manipal or ECE at Ramaiah Institute of Technology?

Ans. Placements wise both the colleges are good but when you look at the affordability then MSRIT wins hands down.

Ques. Can a non-Karnataka student apply to Ramaiah Institute of Technology?

Ans. Yes, non-Karnataka students can apply. However, they will have to take the entrance exams and only then can they can join.

Ques. How are the internship opportunities at Ramaiah Institute of Technology?

Ans. Well, you will have to look for internships on your own. It also depends on your year of study. If you are in your 4th year you will have an ample number of internships.

Ques. Which is better, Ramaiah Institute of Technology or SJCE?

Ans. They are both the same nearly. But Ramaiah Institute of Technology is slightly better due to its vast networking system.