Sri Jayachamarajendra College Of Engineering, conceived in 1963, is the dream child
of Jagadguru Dr. Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamigalavaru, the 23rd pontiff of
Sri Suttur Mutt. It comes under the aegis of JSS Mahavidyapeetha, which is the primary
institution of many such institutions. The college was officially inauguarated by
the esteemed founder of Manipal Institutes, Dr. T.M.A.Pai, the then chairman of
the academy of education, Manipal, Mysore State.