GISAT offers B-Tech Degree programme in five branches of engineering; viz, Civil Engineering , Mechanical engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and communication Engineering and computer Science and Engineering . The Intake of each branch is 60. Engineering diploma holders are admitted to the third semester of B-Tech course under the lateral entry scheme.
The scenery of the surroundings creates an ideal atmosphere for learning and an eco-friendly environment for creative thinking as well as entertainment. Vennimala is depicted with several legends.The famous Kapila Maharshi is believed to have lived in this famous hill. Taking the order of Lord Rama, his brother Lakshmana defeated the demons who harassed the ascetics lived here. Hence, this place is also known as ‘Vijayadri'. History says that Vennimala Rama Lakshmana temple was built under the instruction of Cherman Perumal Kulasekhara Varma. Shadkala Govinda Marar the legend of Sopana Sangeetham and Edakka also spent most part of his illustrious days in this holy temple of Vennimala.