It is established in the year 2004, headed by Shri I.M.Jayaram Shetty basically an Engineering graduate and also the chairman of the trust. He is a well known Philanthropist, Ex- member of Legislative Assembly and Ex-member of Parliament. His aim is to bring up Moodlakatte Institute of Technology as a model Engineering institution with a disciplined student community. The Principal of the institute is Dr. B. N. Shanthapriya, B.E, MTech, DJ, Phd, MISTE, FIE.
Moodlakatte Institiute of Technology provides the best of engineering education with the latest facilities. The College is having well equipped laboratories with state of the art equipments and instruments.
The institute provides healthy environment with Hostel and Mess facilities.
Being situated in the coastal area of Karnataka, the weather all-around the year
is very consistent and pleasant. The lush green surroundings inspire an ambience, best suited for study.High speed Internet facility is provided at the computer lab. All the departments have experienced faculty and staff.
The infrastructural facilites at the institute are best suited for quality Education, Keeping in mind the students fraternity. The Library at the Institute already consists of wide range of engineering books.