R.N.Shetty Rural Polytechnic, Murudeshwar

(A Unit of RNS Trust)

Approved by Board of Technical Examination - Bangaluru
Affiliated to AICTE - New Delhi


The institution, which is the vision of our beloved chairman and renowned industrialist, philanthropist Dr. R. N. Shetty was started in the year 1987 and has completed 36 years of successful and premier service in the field of technical education in this rural part of Uttar Kannada. The institution especially helps the rural youth to acquire knowledge in technical education.

Our college is affiliated to Board of Technical Examinations, Government of Karnataka & approved by All India Council of Technical Education, New Delhi.

Our polytechnic offers seven engineering diploma courses under the semester scheme and they are namely.

The examinations are conducted by the Board of Technical Examinations, Government of Karnataka. The odd semester exams are held in the month of Nov/Dec & even semester exams in the month of April/ May.

The primary objectives of this institution are

  • To achieve academic excellence with the base of character building.
  • To impart technical and other essential education of higher standards.
  • To create excellent facilities for technical education.
  • To transfer technology to rural masses.