The Karnatak Law Society’s Gogte Institute of Technology (GIT) was established in the year 1979 with a liberal financial donation by the Late shri Raosaheb B. M. Gogte, a noted Industrialist and philanthropist. The Institute started with undergraduate courses in three Engineering disciplines with a total intake of 180 and a total staff strength of 16. Now, it offers under graduate courses in eight disciplines, postgraduate studies in niine disciplines including MBA and MCA, Research and Ph.D. programmes in 10 discipline. The institute has seen a phenomenal growth in students strength from meagre 180 in 1979 to 3500 plus in the academic year 2012-13. The total staff strength has grown manifold from 16 in 1979 to 420 plus today.