The Basaveshwar Engineering College was started in the year 1963 offering bachelor degrees in Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering affiliated to Karnataka University, Dharwad. At present it offers the degree programs in ten disciplines and five post graduate programs. The College is a Government aided institution affiliated to Visveswaraiah Technological University, Belgaum in Karnataka and approved by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi.
College campus is well laid on an elevated stretch of land of over 100 hectares on the outskirts of the city and is adjoining to New Bagalkot town. The college has an administrative block, Lecture hall complex, various departmental buildings, Library, hostels, staff quarters, cafeteria, etc. An auditorium and a conference hall with seating capacities of 350 and 100 respectively are on the campus green and cheerful. Human Resource in the college comprises of qualified and dedicated staff.
The campus is on an elevated stretch of land of over 100 hectares on the outskirts of the city at Vidyagiri adjoining new Bagalkote town i.e, Navanagar on Belgaum–Raichur State Highway (SH).
Affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) Year Founded: 1963 Accreditation: AICTE Entrance Test:- COMEDK / K-CET
Computer Science and Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Information Science and Engineering
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Industrial Engineering & Management
Medical Electronics Engineering
For Karnataka CET students: Rs. 33,090/- per year
For UGET (COMEDK) students: Rs. 1,25L per year Hostel Fee: 60,000/-
Based on the rank obtained in COMEDK
Karnataka CET and COMEDK
The Training and Placement Cell organizes a number of training programs for the students of all semesters with the help of in-house experts and experts drawn from professional agencies. The activities have proved exceptionally useful in shaping the career of students. The staff members of the placement cell work together as a team in moulding the students to the requirements of various industries. Several career guidance programs, reasoning tests, aptitude tests, puzzle solving, group discussions, mock interviews, brain storming sessions, case-discussion, pick and speak, sharing the experiences and communication skills etc., are organized on regular basis. In order to motivate and develop the personality of students, several HRD training programs are conducted regularly. Since its inception till date more than 12,000 engineering graduates have come out in various branches of engineering and have been absorbed in Nation's premier organizations like IES, IAS, PWD, Irrigation, Defence Services, R&D organizations in addition to private IT and Non-IT industries.
The college has been one of the Nodal Centers in the Northern Karnataka for campus interviews of Wipro, Tech-Mahindra, HCL, Robosoft, SLK-Soft, Caritor, Integra Micro, Apollo Tyres, Hewlett Packard, etc. The performance of our students in campus interviews has been excellent all along. Many leading companies have expressed their satisfaction regarding the performance of our product and have gracefully selected our students.
The library is housed in a spacious building of plinth area of 1300 sp meters. At present, it has a collection of over 52, 000 volumes related to all the branches of Science and Engineering. A large number of National (74) and International (106) journals and magazines are subscribed. Special volumes like Handbooks, Standard books, Manuals, Encyclopedias, Technical reports, ISTE Learning Materials, Project Reports, Non-Book materials and Conference Proceedings are also available to the students and teachers. The centre provides services to the users through separate section like circulation, Reference, Journal Section and Book-Bank for SC/ST students. The Library and Information Center had computerized its activates and provides the services like lending, over night issue and OPAC facility through touch screen monitor. Digital library service are also on the anvil.
The Vishveshwaraih hostel was started in the year 1968 to provide accommodation to the students of Basaveshwar Engineering College Bagalkot. The hostel has grown from its inception. Total rooms in the hostel are 112 with total capacity of 336.
The Netaji hostel was started in the year 1996 to accommodate the increasing demand from the students of Basaveshwar Engineering College Bagalkot. This hostel was started to mainly to accommodate the first year students of the college. The hostel has a beautiful garden with all the modern facilities. Total rooms in the hostel are 100 with total capacity of 300 students.
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