Tiptur is a town in Tumkur district in Karnataka. Tiptur was historically a part of Honnavalli, a village headquarter 10 miles north west of Tiptur in Tumkur District. Honnavalli was the taluk headquarters until 1886.

Kalpataru Institute of Technology

The Kalpataru Vidya Samsthe was founded in the year 1961 in Tiptur, Tumkur District. Kalpataru Institute of Technology was established in 1986 with a view to provide technical education to the rural youth. The college is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum and is recognized by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi.

Kalpataru Institute of Technology
Tiptur - 572 202, Tumkur District, Karnataka
Phone Number : 08134 - 251267, 251938, 251939
97400 16919, 98868 81791