Technical Education & Industry Scenario in Gulbarga

Gulbarga is an industrially and, educationally important City and has a lot of potential for entrepreneurial and employment growth, it has an excellent climate for industry, both for conventional and software. In addition, there are a large number of reputed industrial establishments, both in private and public sector like Grasim, ACC, Vasavadatta, CCI, etc. There are many huge multinationals who are anxious to start industries in and around Gulbarga, Bidar, Raichur, Koppal, Bijapur.

The highly specialized field of Engineering education is an area that provides unlimited opportunities for talented aspirants to shape their own future and the nation¡¯s as well. With this background and industrial scenario, Sri Shetty Sangappa Memorial Trust Gulbarga established SHETTY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY at Gulbarga during the academic year 2011-2012.

SRI SHETTY SANGAPPA MEMORIAL TRUST was established during the year 2000. The Trust has dedicated itself to the cause of providing Quality education from the levels of Pre-School, Primary School, High School, & Professional Education. etc.,

The trust has obtained recognition and Affiliations from the Govt., of Karnataka, Directorate of Technical Education & AICTE etc., for its institutions. The Institutions under the Trust believe in rich empowerment through Education and service to the fellowmen. By doing the above the trust endeavors in strengthening the students sense of DISCIPLINE, DEDICATION AND DEXTERITY.

SHETTY INSTITUTE OF TECHOLOGY (SIT GULBARGA) is one bolder step which the trust has made. It¡¯s been a long thought out plan and great deal of energy and effort has gone in the direction of locating the suitable land, preparation of plans of the building, and executing it. The trust has acquired huge tracts of land, as is required by the norms of VTU & AICTE. Architecturally Well planned and aesthetically appealing Building has been put in place. In a serine atmosphere.


Dr. V. D. Mytri


He has to his credit a of Total Teaching and R & D Experience of over 38 years.


Completed his B.E. (E&C E in the year 1972, form Karnataka University, Dharwad. and did his M.Tech.(Communication Engg.) in the year 1980 from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. After completing his post graduation he was awarded Ph.D. (Digital Communication) IN THE YEAR 1988 by Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.


He started his carrier as a Lecturer, PDA College of Engg. Gulbarga, in the year 1974 and was selected as Assistant Professor, PDACE, Gulbarga in the month of April, 1984 and he worked in the said capacity till January, 1994. He became Professor, PDACE, Gulbarga in Feb. 1994 and he was in the said capacity till January, 2002.

He has been Principal, PDA College of Engg. Gulbarga from Feb. 2002 to Dec. 2007, Principal, Guru Nanak Dev Engg. College, Bidar from Feb. 2008 to April 2012 and Principal, Shetty Institute of Technology Gulbarga April 2012 to till date.

He has held the various positions in the field of academics: as Dean, Chairman, Board of Studies, Chairman, Board of Studies for Post Graduate Engineering, Chairman board of Examinations in Gulbarga university till 1998 and also VTU Belgaum.

He has also held the academically coveted positions in VTU as Executive Council and Academic Senate Member.


He is a widely travelled person and some of the countries visited for his academic pursuit are Germany, United States of America and Mauritius.


He has more than 25 papers to his credit and presently guiding five candidates for Ph.D. He has also interaction with professors abroad for R&D Work.

Dr. V.D. Mytri

Phone: 08472-225384, 09845020846

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