Nitte Rukmini Adyanthaya Memorial Polytechnic established by the Trust in 1982, was the first private polytechnic started in the undivided South Kanara district. It is recognized by the Government of Karnataka and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi. NRAM Polytechnic is affiliated to the Board of Technical Examination, Bangalore.
The Institute is housed in the NET campus at Nitte. Located at a distance of 53 kms from Being adjacent to the State highway from Padubidri to Kudremukh, transportation to and from the campus is hassle free with a plethora of express and local busses plying the route. From the year 2001 the institution has been recognized as Govt. Aided institution.