BLDE (Deemed to be) University

Dr. M. B. Patil, who became the General Secretary of BLDEA in 1990, realized the need to establish a separate university to have greater autonomy and provide quality education. His efforts came to fruition and BLDE (Deemed to be) University came into existence in 2008. It has been established as a deemed to be university under UGC Act 1956 under Article 3.

Shri B. M. Patil Medical Sciences College and Research Centre, which was established in 1986, is the constituent college of the university.

BLDE (Deemed to be) University has all the necessary facilities to provide best-in-class medical education. It has all key medical departments, a central library and residential quarters on a sprawling campus. The university's goal is to get recognition as a reputed medical research university and is working hard to fulfill this goal.

Salient Features:

Recognized by National Assessment and Accreditation Council

Has permission for an intake of 150 students for degree admissions since 1991.

Every year, including 28 degrees and 16 diplomas and post graduations, admissions are given to 150 students.

The graduate and post graduate courses are recognized by MCI.

Has obtained the place in WHO’s list of medical colleges.

Shri B. M. Patil Medical College and Hospital is spread over an area of 16 acres and is a 1,125 bedded hospital. It has wards with all facilities, modern operation facilities, emergency heart treatment unit, emergency care units and other treatment facilities.

This hospital, which has modern equipment to conduct most surgeries, is one of the prominent health centers in North Karnataka as well as the southern part of Maharashtra state.

The hospital has 24×7 Blood Bank and a Pharmacy. It also has a well equipped eye bank registered under Human Organs Act, 1994.