The vision of MITE in the next decade is to be a pioneer in Research & Development. MITE has reached a stage where Science and Engineering has converged, leading to sprout of research activities, more of which are application based, a true Engineering trait! Faculty with research aptitude and experience working on coveted projects with grant from agencies of repute makes the curriculum delivery here unique, more application-oriented. Hence promoting research temperament amongst students, adding value to the Institute, Society and the Country at large.

Research Grants received


Department Title of Project Name of Principal Investigator Agency Grant amount (Lakhs) Current Status
Physics A study on enhancement of solar cells by various modification techniques and Synthesis/Characterization of NLO Materials Dr. Raghavendra Sagar VGST, Govt. of Karnataka 60 Ongoing
Computer Science Technology aided agriculture optimization Dr. Venkatramana Bhat P VGST, Govt. of Karnataka 40 Ongoing
Mechanical Engineering Quality improvement and Upgradation of existing Fish meal and Fish oil industries and extraction of Bio Diesel and Fishnure in ecofriendly environment from their products. DR. Lokesh M(Principal Investigator)
Co-Principal Investigators-Dr. T K Chandrashekar,Dr. G Purushottam, Dr. Neelakantha V Londe & Mr.Sathyanarayana
Karnataka Council for Technological
Up-gradation (KCTU)
Government of Karnataka
42 Ongoing
Mechanical Engineering MODROB 2018 / Materials Testing Lab/Mech Engg Dept/MITE Dr.Rajashekar C R AICTE -Delhi 13.57 Ongoing
Physics A comparative study on radiation effects on multi junction solar cells Dr. Asha Rao DAE-BRNS 10.3 Completed
Civil Engg Experimental, computational and statistical approach to study characteristic properties of polymer matrix composites Dr. G L Esawara Prasad VTU research grant scheme 7.5 Completed
Civil Engg Sustainable Grey water Management System using Phytoremediation Technique Dr. Jayaprakash M C VGST, GoK 5 Ongoing
Physics Fabrication of Graphene/Bio-waste based hybrid system for plexible and high performance super-capacitor Dr. Raghavendra Sagar VTU, Belagavi 2 Ongoing
Aeronautical Engineering MODROB 2019-20/ Aircraft Structures Lab / Aero Engg Dept/MITE Dr. Purushotham G AICTE -Delhi 14.96 Ongoing

Dr. Anthoni Praveen Menezes has been awarded Doctorate Growth and Characterization of π-conjugated novel organic nonlinear optical materials in Physics from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi, through the MITE Physics Research Center.


The Support Ecosystem

MITE envisions to be a pioneer in Research & Development and supports the team to realize this dream.

Financial support every year to Faculty:

  • INR. 15000/- for faculty attending FDP/ Workshop /presenting papers within INDIA and INR. 50 000/- for outside INDIA
  • Special Leaves to attend or to present the research papers in national and international conferences,/ FDP/ workshop etc
  • Special leave for continuing research for Research Scholars.
  • Rs 2 lakh for Engineering Departments and 1 Lakh for Basic Science Departments as annual Institutional Ressearch Grant


Research Scholars at MITE

Sl. No Name of Scholar Research Center Research Supervisor Status
1 Mr. Sujesh Kumar Mechanical Dr Lokesha M Comprehensive viva completed
2 Mr. Bharath Kumar M Computer Science Dr. Nagesh H R Comprehensive viva completed
3 Mr.Ravinarayana B Comprehensive viva completed
4 Mr.Annappa Swamy D. R Comprehensive viva completed
5 Mr. Sunil Kumar Dr.Venkatramana Bhat P Course work completed
6 Mr. Manjunatha A S Course work completed
7 Mr. Krishnamoorthy K Course work completed
8 Mrs. Megha B E Civil Dr. G L Easwara Prasad Comprehensive viva completed
9 Mr. Yashwanth M K Course work taken
10 Mrs. VidyaShree M Dr. Ganesh Mogaveer Waiting for course work result
11 Mrs. Navyashree B R Course work taken
12 Veeresh M Kodekal Mechanical Dr. C R Rajashekar Course work completed
13 Lawrence J Fernades Comprehensive viva completed
14 Sandeep K Comprehensive viva completed
15 Somashekhar TM Writing course work
16 Sudeep kumar KS Comprehensive viva completed
17 Kumaraswamy J Dr. G.Purushotham Writing thesis
18 MOHAN KUMAR Dr. Neelakantha V L Comprehensive viva completed
19 Sunil Kumar B V Comprehensive viva completed
20 Sunil Kumar S Comprehensive viva completed
21 Prem Kumar Naik Submitted thesis
22 Aveen KP Writing course work
23 Srinivas KR Dr.Lokesh M Course work completed
24 Kirankumar M V Comprehensive viva completed
25 Sujeshkumar Comprehensive viva completed
26 Rahul S Writing course work
27 Girish LV Dr.T K Chandrashekar Writing course work
28 Keerthikumar N Comprehensive viva completed
29 Nagesh SB Thesis submitted
30 Jatadhara G S Course work completed
31 Sushma s Writing course work
32 Mallikarjuna BH Writing course work
33 Aysha Shabana Mathematics Dr. Asha Crasta Comprehensive viva voce completed
34 Renita Sharon Monis Comprehensive viva voce completed
35 Shamitha Appeared for course work examination
36 Anitha D Bayar Appeared for course work examination
37 Mrs. Ashwini A Kamath Chemistry Dr. Nandini G Nayak Comprehensive viva completed
38 Mrs. Vishweshwara M Course work examination completed
39 Mr. Haleshappa D Dr. Jayarama Thesis submitted
40 Mr. Sarveshwara Comprehensive viva completed
41 Mr. Satyanarana Bhat Dr. Asha Rao Comprehensive viva completed
42 Mrs. Nayana Acharya Dr. Raghavendra Sagar Comprehensive viva completed
43 Mrs. Samatha K Yet to appear for course work examination

Infrastructural facilities at the Research Centers:

  • NX CAD,NXCAM for 2-D drawing and 3-D Modeling
  • ROB CAD for simulation of Robotics softwares
  • FEMAP software
  • NI WSN 9792 Gateway
  • NI WSN 3202 Node
  • Barometer Sensor
  • Flow Rate Sensor
  • Dual Range Force Sensor
  • Light Sensor
  • Ph Sensor
  • Relative Humidity Sensor
  • Salinity Sensor
  • Soil Moisture Sensor
  • Stainless Steel Temperature Probe
  • 5V DC Power Supply Adapter
  • 12V DC Power Supply Adapter
  • Academic Labview Premium Suite
  • Labview WSN Module Software with Power Supply
  • Module
  • 3291 Outdoor Enclosure
  • CO2 Gas Sensor
  • Sensor DAQ
  • NI MyDAQ
  • Load Cell with ADC 20Kg
  • solenoid valve
  • O2 Gas Sensor
  • Arduino Uno Original
  • Node MCU ESP8266 Wifi
  • Orbital Shaker
  • Water Bath
  • Distill water Unit
  • Heating Mantle
  • Digital pH meter
  • Hot air oven
  • Suction Pump
  • Digital conductivity meter
  • Universal Testing Machine 5 Ton Capacity for Composite Specimen testing
  • Universal Testing Machine 100 Ton Capacity
  • Electrical Resistivity Meter
  • BOD Incubator
  • Spectrophotometer
  • Muffle Furnace
  • Hot Air Oven
  • Jar Test Aparatus
  • Compression Testing Machine
  • Autoclave
  • Notch Cutter
  • Digital Ph-Meter
  • Digital Planimeter
  • Fuels Characterization
  • Material Characterization
  • Muffle Furnace
  • Hydrothermal reactor
  • Digital pH meter
  • Impact Testing Machine
  • Direct Shear Test Aparatus
  • Triaxial Compression Testing Aparatus
  • Material testing Facilties
  • Apex Spin coating unit
  • CVD Unit (Matrix instruments)
  • UV spectroscopy (PerkinElmer)
  • Hioki LCR meter
  • Precision source and measurement meter (Agilent technology)
  • Hot Air Oven
  • Distillation unit
  • Probe Sonicator
  • Analytical weighing machine
  • Probe solicator
  • Bath solicator
  • Dip coating Unit
  • Multichannel CRO
  • Digital lux meter