The Kolhapur Institute Of Technology's College Of Engineering (KIT) was established in 1983. The Institute has been awarded "A" status by Govt. of Maharashtra in recognition of its over all academic excellence and infrastructure. It is affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur and is approved by AICTE, New Delhi.
The colleges campus Spread over a sprawling 30 acres, the natural form of the landscape has been preserved. The spacious campus houses the main building, hostels for boys & girls, workshops with a built-up area of around 23,500 sq. m. and an innovative waste recycling system, windmills, gardens dotted with solar powered lamps.