About the University
The Visvesvaraya Technological University was established in 1988 to provide higher technical education facilities in Karnataka. It got recognized as a public collegiate state university in 1994.
Visvesvaraya Technological University has jurisdiction over almost all institutions in Karnataka offering engineering courses. The VTU University is one of the largest in India with 218 colleges affiliated. It has various research centres associated with its different departments. It has 16 affiliated colleges that receive assistance from the World Bank for setting up campus facilities, state-of-the-art labs, and research centres.
The vision of Visvesvaraya Technological University is to become the best Technological University in the country offering that produces world-class knowledge-delivery, research, and leadership in technology innovation for industry and society.
The VTU University Belgaum has its mission to work towards the development of technical education, to establish need-based education in technology and encourage the training of necessary skills in engineering, with a view to generating qualified and competent human resource, responsive to technological and societal needs.
Courses offered by the University
The VTU University Belgaum offers 30 undergraduate and 71 postgraduate courses in technical and management fields.
VTU University Belgaum has courses on Dental Studies, Computer Application, etc. When it
comes to technical courses, the University offers 26 undergraduate programs in
Bachelor of Engineering (BE) in the following streams: