Established by Vidya Vardhaka Sangha in 1997, Vidya Vardhaka College of Engineering is situated at an elevated place in Mysore
. It is affiliated to Visveswaraiah Technological University
and approved by All India Council of Technical Education, New Delhi
The college conducts undergraduate courses in computer science engineering, electronic and communication engineering, environmental engineering, mechanical engineering, and information science engineering. It has a large library and five computer labs.