Established in 1980, K.C.T. Polytechnic (Aided) is a minority Institution under the H.S.M.A. Kallerawan Charitable Trust under president ship of Late Alhaj Dr. QAMARUL ISLAM Sab, Former Minister, Govt. of Karnataka for the upliftment of Technical Education in Hyderabad Karnataka region for general and minority students in particular.

The Institute is affiliated to DTE, Bangalore and recognized by AICTE, New Delhi. The Institute is covered under Grant In Aid from Govt. of Karnataka in the year 2001. The Institution campus is extended to 19 Acres out of which 06 Acres land is dedicated for play ground.