R.N. Shetty Institute of Technology (RNSIT), Bangalore was established in 2001, is the brain-child of the Group Chairman, Sri. R.N. Shetty.The Murudeshwar Group of Companies headed by Sri. R. N. Shetty is a leading player in many industries viz construction, manufacturing, hotel, automobile, power & IT services and education. The group has contributed significantly to the field of education. A number of educational institutions are run by the R.N.Shetty Trust, with RNSIT one amongst them.The College has presently one Mens` Hostels and one Ladies` Hostel. These hostels accommodate around 300 boys and 170 girls boarders. Hostel mess serves vegetarian food, the menu prepared by the boarders of the hostel itself.