Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) is one of the largest Technological Universities in India with 20 years of Tradition of excellence in Engineering & Technical Education, Research and Innovations. It came into existence in the year 1998 to cater the needs of Indian industries for trained technical human resources with practical experience and sound theoretical knowledge. The university has 218 affiliated colleges, one constituent college and 17 Autonomous colleges with undergraduate courses in 35 disciplines, PG program in 94 disciplines and Ph.D & (Engg.) with research programs in 592 departments. More than 4,00,000 Engineering Students are studying in various institutes affiliated to the University.