R.N.Shetty Rural Polytechnic, Murudeshwar

(A Unit of RNS Trust)

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

Our Polytechnic offers Engineering Diploma in seven disciplines under semester scheme. Admission for odd semester starts in the month of April/May & Even semester in the month of December/January. Application & prospects issued to the students or their representatives on paying the application fee. Application and prospects issued through post on payment of the application fee. During the admission the candidates shall have to submit necessary documents mentioned in the prospects.

Eligibility for Admission

  1. Must have passed Karnataka SSLC or equivalent.
  2. Category I, IIA, IIB, IIIA, IIIB applicable only for Karnataka candidates.
  3. Must have domicile certificate having completed at least 5 full academic years of studies in Karnataka, between first standard and SSLC.

Non Karnataka Students

  1. Must have passed in 10th or equivalent
  2. Eligibility Certificate issued by Board of Technical Examinations, Bangalore before admission.
  3. Migration Certificate issued from their (from where candidate passed 10th)Examination Board

Lateral Entry Scheme

In lateral entry scheme students from ITI or PUC Science can take admission directly to 3rd Semester / 2nd Year Diploma.

  1. Second PUC Science :
    • Eligibility: Completed Secnond PUC Science
    • Take admission to 3rd Semester in any of the available courses
  2. ITI :
    • Eligibility: Completed two years ITI course from Karnataka State
    • Can take admission to 3rd semester to respective branches as per DTE Bangalore.

Meritorious students who studied SSLC in Karnataka state can apply 1st semester through online interactive counseling for Govt. Surrender seats.


The selection is on merit first come first serve basis. The list of provisional selected students will be notified on the notice board of the institution. Provisional admission is given after payment of prescribed fee and submissions of all required documents within stipulated date.

  1. Details of instruction is issued along with the admission application Forms.
  2. Rules issued by the Government at the time of admission, will be final.
  3. Provisional admission shall be approved by Directorate of Technical Education.