The Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology (RIT), Kottayam was established in 1991 by the Government of Kerala. The Institute has established a vast infrastructure and put together a team of dedicated teachers. The institution has thus attained a remarkable place as a technical training Institute. The government started this institution with a view of making it a center for post graduation and research studies. The college is affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi University.
The college provides a positive environment for the students to develop their potentials and to excel in all walks of life. The college regenerates itself in greater and higher dimensions of technology, articulating scientific thirst and common mobs' necessities.