Prasanna College of Engineering and Technology works under the guidance and sponsorship of Prasanna Education Trust. The institute is approved by All India Council for Teachnical Education (AICTE) and it is affiliated to Mangalore University. The college offers Bachelor of Engineering courses in various streams. The institute offers modern infrastructure facilities such as spacious class rooms, modern teaching aids, well equipped computer lab, rich library, and seminar hall with digital access apart from qualified, dedicated student friendly faculty. It offers various under graduate and post graduate courses such as Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Engineering), Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Science & Engineering), Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics & Communication Engineering), Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering).
A variety of teaching and learning techniques are employed to impart knowledge and skills to students at Prasanna College of Engineering and Technology, Prasanna Education Trust in its various departments. The Institution has a strong placement cell. The Institution liases with the Industry on a regular basis and prepares the students accordingly by conducting vigorous "Personality Development Programs" where in great emphasis is laid on improvement of communication skills.