PESIT was started in 1988 as the first engineering college under the PES group of institutions. Its vision has been to make its students professionally superior and ethically strong global manpower. Every activity at PES is focused in addressing student needs. It offers and facilitates academic excellence, leadership qualities, nurturing environment, and cutting edge infrastructure – everything students need to succeed. A unique educational system at PES will ensure that students gain not just depth and breath in their chosen area of specialization, but a holistic set of skills that will equip them to face the real world. Opportunities abound for them to expand the boundaries of their performance and accomplishment. A team of dedicated and experienced faculty with research bent of mind has been driving the institution towards excellence in R&D activities. PESIT alumni have occupied high positions in premier organizations in India and abroad.
IEEE PESIT-BSC student branch provides an environment to foster learning and developing real word skills. In keeping with these principles, events targeted towards various skill sets and domains are organised. It is devoted to it's aim of instilling a scientific temperament in the student community whilst contributing towards the greater good of the global engineering community