Bapuji Institute of Engineering and Technology, Davangere was established during the academic year 1979 - 80 with the initiative and foresight of memebers of Bapuji Educational Association on approval from govt. of Karnataka and is duly affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum. The institute is recognized by All India
Council for Technical Education, New Delhi. At present the institute offers 12 undergraduate and 5 postgraduate programs in Engineering and Management. 13 departments have been recognized as research centers and 12 departments have been accredited by National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi with effect from 19-07-2008. National River conservation directorate under the ministry of environment and forest, Govt. of India has recognized this institute as "Reputed Scientific Institute". A campus with modern infrastructure spread over 61.5 acres provides an excellent environment for learning and other developmental activities.
To be in the forefront of technical education at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral
levels besides serving society by undertaking various industrial and society related activities.
To provide the best possible Technical Education to students besides inculcating in them the
values of various virtues which will enable them to become lovable citizens of the country.