The Government Sri Krishnarajendra Silver Jubilee Technological Institute, Bangalore, affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum, Karnataka State, was founded in the year 1938. Sir Mirza Ismail and Sir M. Visvesvaraya, the two statesmen, were responsible for the
construction of this edifice as a mark of celebration of 25 years of benevolent to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of an eventful reign of Late His Highness Nalwadi Krishnarajendra Wodeyar Bahadur, Maharaja of Mysore. This institution being the first of its kind in South India with a view to provide well trained personnel for higher rungs of the organized textile industry covering
various facets of the industry, is growing in its heights year after year and today it can claim to be
the tallest institution and is under the control of the Department of Technical Education,
Government of Karnataka.