Manipal comes under the newly formed Udupi district, which is known for technical and medical education. There is lot of scope in this district for developing Information Technology and software development related activities. Manipal is 65 Kms away from Mangalore, Which is well connected by Roads, Train and Airways. The nearest railway Station is at Udupi and the nearest airport is Mangalore.

About STPI Manipal

STPI-Manipal is one of the international Gateways of STPI, Located in 2nd Floor KarMic Building, Rajeev Nagar,Alevoor Road,Manipal. STPI - Manipal started operations in November 1999 in T M A Pai Planetarium Building. Our objective is to encourage and promote software exports from sub-centers.