Sandur Polytechnic was established in the year 1988. It is one of the best college in the city. The Polytechnic is situated at a picturesque campus overlooking a hill in Yeshwantnagar, 8 km from the town of Sandur in Bellary District, Karnataka. The campus covering an area of 45 acres, is located in a rural setting, away from the din, hustles and bustles of the city and is very conducive for academic activities. Sandur Polytechnic is affiliated to Visveswaraiah Technological University (V.T.U), Belgaum and recognized by All India Council For Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The college offers lavish infrastructure with all modern amenities like well stocked library,well equipped labs,computer center, Auditorium, Canteen, Central Computer Cell, Examination and Lecture Hall, Hostels, Sports & Games. The college offers facilities like Lecture theatres which are equipped with state-of-the-art audio-visual. The institute is supported by a team of experienced faculty, skilled technical staff and excellent non-teaching staff. The college has good training & placement cell to help the students after the completion of their course. The college offers various courses in the field of Engineering. All the courses offered by the institute are affiliated to Visveswaraiah Technological University.