Ramaiah Institute Of Technology (RIT), Bangalore

Ramaiah Institute of Technology (RIT) located in Bengaluru, was founded in 1962 by Late Dr. M S Ramaiah. The institute has an affiliation with the Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU). M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology has been offering postgraduate and undergraduate programmes since August 2007. The college frames its curricula and educational schemes, though VTU awards the degrees. 

The college offers a wide range of undergraduate programmes in diverse streams like civil engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, biotechnology, and medical electronics. It also offers MCA and MTech in different streams, in addition to providing research programmes in various departments that lead to PhD/MSc (Engineering).The Institute has produced around 35,000 engineering professionals who occupy responsible positions across the globe.

Ramaiah Institute of Technology (RIT) Highlights 

Established Year | Institute Type

1962 | Private University

Also Known As

MSRIT, Bangalore

Campus Size

27 Acres

Official Website 



AICTE, National Board of Accreditation, Council of Architecture (Government Of India), NAAC

Mode of Application


Popular Courses

B.E., B.Arch., M.Arch., MBA, MCA, M.Tech, Ph.D.

Examinations Accepted -

(Exam Dates)

KCET - 22/23 April, 2020

COMEDK - 10th May, 2020

NATA - 19th April, 2020 

PGCET - 20/21 July, 2020

KMAT - 20th October, 2020 (Tentative)

CMAT - Passed

MAT - 3rd May, 2020

GATE - Passed

Admission Criteria

Based on Entrance Examination

Placement statistics

2018-2019: 95%

Accommodation Facility

Hostel available

Awards and Rankings

  • Stands in 64th position as an Engineering Institute in India as per MHRD, 2019.
  • Awarded as the Best among the Engineering Institutions under the VTU Affiliation.
  • Secured 25th rank by Outlook for Private Engineering, 2019.
  • Secured 27th rank by India Today for Engineering, 2019.
  • Secured 43rd rank by The Week for Private Engineering, 2019.
  • Secured 64th rank by NIRF for Private Engineering, 2019.
  • The institute is credited for the development of India's first unmanned air vehicle with an autopilot system.

Ramaiah Institute Of Technology (RIT) Courses Offered and Fee Structure

Ramaiah Institute Of Technology offers graduate and postgraduate courses that range in 51 specialisations across 6 streams. The institute also offers Doctoral degrees.

All the courses at Ramaiah Institute Of Technology are approved by AICTE and vary in management as well as engineering as stated below with the course duration and fee.

Course Specialisation Seat Intake  Duration Total Fees
Bachelor of Engineering Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical and Electronics
Information Technology
180 4 Year(s) 3,47,000
MBA MBA 120  2 Year(s) 1,59,000
B.Arch - 80 5 Year(s) 4,39,000
MCA - 60 3 Year(s) 2,54,000
M.Tech Computer Science
Software Engineering
Digital Communication
280 2 Year(s)


Ramaiah Institute Of Technology (RIT) Eligibility Criteria

For B.E :-

The candidate should have passed 12th examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/Computer Science/ Electronics as optional subjects to pursue an undergraduate degree in engineering at MSRIT.

A candidate belonging to General Category must secure a minimum of 45% marks and 40% in case of SC/ST, Category-1 and OBC Category candidates. For the purpose of eligibility, the marks secured in Biotechnology/ Biology/ Computer Science/ Electronics in 12th will be considered in the place of Chemistry (if the marks required for aggregate percentage obtained is less in Chemistry). This would not be used for the purpose of determination of rank.

Entrance Exam for B.E. : KEA / COMEDK

For B.Arch :-

A candidate should have passed 12th Examination with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and form an aggregate of 50% marks.

The candidate should also qualify a minimum of 40% marks in NATA (All Category candidates) conducted by the Council of Architecture all over India. 

For MBA :-

Candidates should have a 3-year UG Degree from a recognized university with a minimum of 50%  marks in aggregate of all the years and 45% for candidates belonging to SC/ST and Category-1. 

Entrance Exam: KMAT / CMAT /MAT/ PGCET 

For MCA :-

Candidates should have a 3-year UG degree from a recognized university with a minimum of 50%  marks in aggregate of all the years with Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Science/ Computer Programming/ Computer Applications/ Business Mathematics/Business Statistics as one of the optional subjects at degree level. If the candidate belongs to SC/ST or Category-1, then the minimum marks is 45%.

Entrance Exam: KMAT/PGCET.

For M.Tech :-

Candidates with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate ( B.E/B.Tech degree) are eligible. If the candidate belongs to SC/ST or Category-1, then the minimum marks is 45%.

Entrance Exam: GATE/PGCET.

Ramaiah Institute Of Technology Admission (Management Quota)

A little information is provided regarding admission through management quota but the Institute does inject students under this quota.

  • To successfully book a seat under management quota in Ramaiah Institute Of Technology you should directly approach the admission office and try to avoid the intermediaries, as all of them will try to dupe you for money.
  • The Institute reserves several seats under this quota which are set for the respective branch and campus.
  • A direct approach would book you a seat in your respective choice of branch, though in a higher amount than those admitted through counselling.

Fee structure for those admitting through Management Quota is :



Total Fee Rs (Karnataka)

Total Fee Rs (Non Karnataka)


4 Years




5 Years




2 Years




2 Years



Ramaiah Institute Of Technology Admission and Selection Process 2020

KCET/COMEDK UGET scores are used to determine the admission to the Undergraduate Programmes. The VTU is the controlling body which governs and accepts these exams for admission to the university and its affiliated colleges.

Candidates seeking admission in Medical, Dental, Indian System of Medicine and Homoeopathy courses need to appear for CET in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects whereas those seeking admissions in Engineering / Technology courses conducted by KEA need to appear for entrance exams in Physics, Chemistry and Maths subjects.

Candidates seeking admission in engineering and medical degree courses need to appear and qualify  a state-level examination called COMEDK UGET (Undergraduate Entrance Test).

The shortlisted candidates will be called for Counselling, based on their performance in the entrance examination-2020.  The branch of study will be allotted depending on the availability of seats and provisional on the counselling day.

How to Apply Online for Ramaiah Institute Of Technology? (Step By Step Process)

The Institute does not conduct any separate Entrance Examination, it inducts students through KCET/COMEDK/GATE/PGCET Examinations conducted all over India.

So the following steps would guide to admission in Ramaiah Institute Of Technology.

Step 1: Download the Institute application form from http://www.rimsbangalore.in/apply-online.html

Step 2: Fill the form and submit online.

Step 3: Apply and appear for the concerned Entrance Examination related to the student’s field.

Step 4: Qualify the respective Examination, securing a good rank and score.

Step 5: Qualified students will receive a call to attend the counselling.

Step 6: While in Counselling, applicants must register online and get their documents verified, stating the course and college of the applicant’s choice.

Step 7: According to the rank and choices, seats would be allotted to the candidates. They would then be required to report the respective college for further proceedings.

*Note: It would be advisable for candidates to note the application number, login username and password for future reference.  
*Note: There is no offline method of applying for the mentioned Institute.

Documentation Required (Original) 

  • 12th Marksheet
  • 10th Marksheet
  • Transfer/Migration Certificate
  • NATA scorecard for admission in B.Arch Programme
  • Rank Declaration Scorecard
  • Payment Authorized receipt
  • Identification and VISA duplicate if NRI
  • Recent Passport size photo.
  • Photocopy of Graduation (all semesters) marks cards ( PG Courses)

Ramaiah Institute Of Technology - Scholarships

The Government of Karnataka is granting scholarships and fee concessions to the deserving students . A number of scholarships that can be obtained from the Admission and Scholarship section during the month of September every year.

  • Post Matric Scholarship to SC/STs
  • Fee-reimbursements to SC/STs
  • Fee- concession to Category-l, II, and III
  • Category-I, II, & III would be allowed extra boarding and lodging allowances.
  • Defense Scholarship
  • MSRIT Alumni Scholarship

Ramaiah Institute Of Technology - Education Loan

Students admitting to Ramaiah Institute Of Technology can avail education loan by all the nationalised banks all over India.

Being a preferential client, The Indian Overseas Bank and The Vijaya Bank prioritize sanctioning education loan to the students admitting to any branch run by MSRF. Upon approving the loan, a copy of the approval would be provided to the student admitted to any of the courses facilitated by MSRF (M S Ramaiah Foundation).

 There are 3 simple steps to apply for an educational loan:-

  1. Register Now
  2. Fill Up the Form
  3. Apply to Multiple Banks or the Tied Up Banks.

Ramaiah Institute Of Technology - Placement

The Institute maintains excellent reputation when it comes to placements. MSRIT Placements has become the company's hub in Bangalore because of the quality of students produced here every year. Also the salary offered here to the students is also above average when compared to other similar Institutes.                                              MSRIT placement department features well equipped pre-placement talk rooms, group discussion rooms with LCD projectors, PCs, and audio-video facilities. 

Placement Statistics (2019)


Number of Offers (2019)


Number of companies visited (2019)


Highest Package (2019)

31 lakhs per annum

Highest Package (2018)

50 lakhs per annum

Average Package (2019)

7.66 lakhs per annum

Minimum Package (2018)

2.8 lakhs per annum

Placement Rating


Some Major Companies 

Adobe | Amazon | Cisco | Cognizant | Google | IBM | Oracle | Samsung | Goldman Sachs | Microsoft |Zynga |Hindustan Unilever Limited | Sapiens | J P Morgan | Fidelity | Godrej | HCL Technologies | Volvo Limited | Schindler Limited | Nokia Siemens Ltd | ICICI Bank | JSW Steel Ltd | Infosys | Face | Radio Mirchi | Piaggio | 99 Acres | Global Automation | HDFC Life | HSBC 

Ramaiah Institute Of Technology (RIT) - Facilities

  • Boys’ Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Gym
  • IT Infrastructure
  • Library
  • Sports
  •  Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
  • Internet Connectivity
  • Medical Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Transportation Facilities
  • Laboratories
  • Parking Facilities

Ramaiah Institute Of Technology (RIT) Hostel Details

  • Spacious rooms for single/double/triple occupancy with attached/common bath rooms with hot water.
  • Two spacious messes.
  • Food is provided by the mess comprising both North and South Indian food items. 
  • Eight washing machines for free laundry services.
  • Ironing of clothes at subsidized rates.
  • Recreational halls equipped with facilities like LED TV's, newspapers and magazines in each hostel blocks
  • Indoor and outdoor games facilities.
  • Medical Consultation and Facilities available from Monday to Saturday between 5 pm and 7 pm. 
  • Medicines are supplied free of cost.
  • Security at all hostel blocks, additional at the freshers block.
  • Facilitated Mineral Water round the clock in the Hostel.
  • Separate Rooms available for Guests (on -charge)
  • Cabled/ Wi-Fi internet provided at nominal charges.

There are two hostel blocks available to students, 

  1. Aryabhatta Block, where the fee is around Rs 75,000/- per annum for twin sharing and a common bathroom.
  2. NRI Block, where the fee is around Rs 80,000/-  per annum for twin sharing and a common bathroom. For Single occupancy, the cost would sum up around Rs 95,000/- p.a.

Note:- Hostel Rooms will be allocated on First Come and First Serve basis.

Ramaiah Institute Of Technology Frequently Asked Questions

Ques: What is the cet and comedk cut off for medical engineering in MSRIT ?
It is 11200 (General) for KCET entrance exam for medical engineering in MSRIT and COMEDK uget closing rank is 6519 as per past years cut offs. 

Ques: How do I apply for Ramaiah Institute of Technology?
A candidate needs to apply with CET/COMEDK marks if interested in UG, whereas for PG engineering courses,  GATE/ PGCET marks.

Ques: What is MBA management quota?
Management Quota seats are some reserved seats on which candidates are offered direct admission through college administration

Ques: What is the initial amount that a student has to pay to get registered for admission?
The student has to pay Rs 50,000/- (a part of the fees) as the registration charges.

Ques: How do I apply for Ramaiah Institute Of Technology?
Download the application form from its website http://www.rimsbangalore.in/apply-online.html, fill in the form and submit.

Ramaiah Institute Of Technology College Details


Ramaiah Institute of Technology

MSR Nagar, MSRIT Post, Bangalore 560 054 


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