Trustees at the Kamath Institute of Technology are from various backgrounds in education and other related fields. The Trustees researched the need for technical education in this region and decided to establish a Polytechnic college – Kamath Institute of Technology. They also have future plans of bringing Engineering and MBA courses under one roof, which will give an advantage for those interested students who want both engineering and business degrees.
Kamath Institute of Technology is located on ten acres of sprawling land and is a 10-minute drive from the town centre, Kundapur. The campus presents an environment free from the noise for students and has convenient access to all nearby places, including (but not limited to) Udupi, Manipal, Mangalore and Goa.
Kamath Institute of Technology is self-financed, and approved by the All India Council For Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi & recognised by the Directorate of Technical Education, Government of Karnataka and was established in the year 2007 to provide technical education for the local residents of Udupi District. The college has been a pioneer in technical education for the past decade and is well-known throughout Udupi District and the neighbouring districts.
To provide high-quality technical education with a sense of history, an understanding of values, ethics, a commitment to law and morality for the betterment of the society particularly for economically weaker rural students. To emerge as one of the finest institutions in the field of technical education.
To nurture highly skilled human resources with the ability to adapt quickly and flexibly to an intellectually and technologically changing environment through the participative effort of management, staff, students, and parents.