KLE Society, Belgaum,completing one hundred years of its yeomen service in the field of education and healthcare, continually looks for opportunities to enhance its reach and impact that can transform the society.
In its efforts to continue to serve the cause of education, KLE Society had submitted the proposal for establishing ‘KLE Technological University, Hubballi’ by upgrading one of it’s prestigious institutions ‘B. V. Bhoomaraddi College of Engineering and Technology, Hubli’ to the status of University. It’s our pleasure to inform you that the government has given permission to establish the University, through the Act enacted by the Karnataka State Legislature ‘KLE Technological University, Act 2012’. Accordingly, the K.L.E. Society has decided to commence the University from the academic year 2015-16.
Established in 1947, KLE’s B. V. Bhoomaraddi College of Engineering and Technology has achieved distinguished status at the national level, due to a strong emphasis on academic excellence and research of greatest value to the society. The college offers 12 Undergraduate and 9 Postgraduate programs in which over 5400 students pursue their engineering studies. Considering the synergy between research and excellent educational environment, the college has established 13 research centres in various fields of Engineering, where more than hundred research scholars are working toward their doctoral degree.
After attaining autonomous status in 2007, the college undertook a holistic academic reform process to provide a truly world-class learning environment by adopting Outcome Based Education framework. The result of this reform process is reflected in students success of achieving over 950 placement offers this year. The knowledge and competency of our graduates have attracted 80 major multinational companies like Microsoft, Toshiba, Sony, Mercedes Benz, Bosch, Infosys, Accenture etc., for the campus recruitments.