Hirasugar Institute of Technology, [HIT] Bangalore was established in 1996 to provide quality technical education to the students in pursuit of technical education. The institute is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum.
The college is spread in an sprawling 48+ acres of land surrounded by natural floral beauty. The infrastructure of the college attracts many students from the nearby region as well as from distant places. Facilities like modern classrooms & laboratories gives the college an added point.
It was with the vision and foresight of His Holiness Sriman Niranjan Jagagdguru Pancham Shri Nijalingeshwar Mahaswamiji, the ninth pontiff of Shri Siddha Sousthan Math, Nidasoshi that Shri Jagadguru Pancham Nijalingeshwar (SJPN) Trust was founded in the year 1984 with the sole purpose of imparting technical education to the needy masses. The Siddha Sousthan Math, Nidasoshi is a holy shrine and has a glorious history of over 300 years. The religious tolerance and preaching of the Math has attracted a large number of devotees & disciples from the States of Karnataka, Goa, and Maharashtra.
The Management of the Trust is a benevolent body of individuals drawn from various walks of life. Eminent personalities from the society, politics, and service sector give the governing body a clear and practical perspective in managing the institution.