VISVESVARAYA TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY (VTU)
Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) is a collegiate public state university in Karnataka State, India. It was established on 1 April 1998 by the Government of Karnataka as per VTU Act 1994, to improve the quality of technical education in the state. Apart from a few notable exceptions, VTU has complete author-ity in the state of Karnataka. It is a statutory requirement for col-leges offering any program in engineering or technology in the state to be affiliated with the universiteducation in India, under section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956.