About KIT College

Kolhapur Institute of Technology’s College of Engineering, Kolhapur is the very first self financed engineering college in Maharashtra. Started in 1983 with the strong backing of leading industrialists, professionals, and leading educationists in Kolhapur. It is affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi. The vast exposure and experience of many eminent members of the college has helped KIT establish its identity as an institute of repute molding excellent professionals since 1983.

Motivated to contribute to the industrial growth of this region, the institute has always focused on imparting quality technical education, which is also socially relevant. The KIT management is committed to establish this institute as a center of advanced technology and research. Collaborations with leading industries and premier institutions are on the anvil for advanced training of the faculty and executive exchange program. It is awarded with 'A' Grade by Department of Technical Education, Govt. Of Maharashtra, Mumbai & recognized as leading college by Shivaji University.

The entire faculty has adequate teaching and professional experience with average teaching and professional experience of the faculty being about 11 years. The college has a well- established industry institute interaction with local industries and total 50 MOU’s have been signed with various industries. A separate advisory board is also formed consisting of renowned Industrialists and Academicians for smooth functioning of the department and to cater the needs of the future employers.

An institute established in May 1983, KIT reflects the vision of leading industrialists and educationalists. The vast exposure and experience of it’s founders has helped KIT to establish it’s identity as an Institute of repute in the field of Engineering and Management education.

The Institute has been awarded “A” status by Govt. of Maharashtra in recognition of its over all academic excellence and infrastructure. It is affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur and is approved by AICTE, New Delhi.

Spread over a sprawling 30 acres, the natural form of the landscape has been preserved. The spacious campus houses the main building, hostels for boys & girls, workshops with a built-up area of around 23,500 sq. m. and an innovative waste recycling system, windmills, gardens dotted with solar powered lamps.


The structure embraces within its fold classrooms, drawing halls, laboratories (computer & science), seminar halls, library, canteen, open-air auditorium, and a gymnasium. The interiors have been crafted keeping in mind the fact that ‘ambiance does inspire and stimulate intellectual endeavors’. The playground overlooking the main building is where all the outdoor activities are held.


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