RV College of Engineering (RVCE) was established in 1963. It is managed by Rashtreeya Sikshana Samithi Trust. The college has a sprawling campus spread over 53 acres. It is located at 13th Km on Bengaluru - Mysuru Highway. RVCE offers 12 Graduate Engineering Programmes and 19 Postgraduate Programmes. Eleven UG Programmes in the college have been accredited by the National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi. The college is autonomous from the year 2007-08 for the UG programmes. RVCE has given equal prominence for research activities.Recent awards and achievements include; 58th Ranking by NIRF in the Country, in the Engineering Category, by MHRD, GOI, the “Engineering College of the Year 2018” status by the Higher Education Review Magazine. The college has 15 research centers recognized by the VTU. The institution has projects funded by organizations such as DST, UGC, CSIR, AICTE, ISRO and many more.