Kalpataru Institute of Technology (KIT) is located in Tiptur, Karnataka. The institute was established in the year 1986. Kalpatharu Institute of Technology (KIT) conducts undergraduate level courses in the field of engineering (Bachelor of Technology) along with postgraduate level course in the field of management (Master of Business Administration). Founded by Late Sri TM Manjunath, Kalpataru Institute of Technology is affiliated to Visveswaraiah Technological University, VTU, Belgaum. The courses offered by the institute are approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The educational institution boasts of equipping itself with modern facilities.