RNS Institute of Technology (RNSIT) established in the year 2001 is the brain-child of RNS Group Chairman, Dr. R N Shetty. The Murudeshwar Group of Companies headed by Dr. R N Shetty is a leading player in many industries such as construction, manufacturing, hotel, automobile, power and IT services and education. The RNS group has contributed significantly in the field of education. A number of educational institutions are run by the R N Shetty Trust, and RNSIT is one among them. With continuous desire to provide quality education to the society, the RNS group has established RNSIT, an institution to nourish and produce the best of engineering and management talents in the country and is rated as one of the best accredited engineering colleges in Bengaluru.