BIJAPUR LIBERAL DISTRICT EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION (BLDEA)
BLDE Association was established in 1910. It is committed to the cause of imparting quality education from primary to university in the backward region of North Karnataka. The Association is nurtured and shaped by great visionaries- Dr.P.G.Halakatti known as ‘Vachana Pitamah’ in Kannada Literature, Shri Shri Sanganabasaveshwar Maha Shivayogigalu of Banthanal, a great religious leader and Dr. B. M. Patil, a great statesman. Presently, the Association is guided by Dr.M.B.Patil, a young and dynamic leader.
BLDE University (Deemed to be University) came into existence on 29/2/2008 with the sole objective of providing quality Medical Education and meeting health care needs of the people in this backward region of North Karnataka. Shri B. M. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre is the only constituent college of the university, was established in 1986. It has unitary campus of 45 acres with 24 departments and a teaching hospital with 1125 beds.
The Institute has been offering: UG Programme-MBBS (with an intake of 150 students), PG Programmes in 18 disciplines, PG Super Specialty Programme in Urology (M.Ch.), Ph.D. Programme in 12 disciplines and Innovative courses like Fellowship, Diploma and Certificate Courses in Medical and Allied sciences.
Research has received major thrust after being conferred with the Deemed to be University status. This has resulted in enhanced MoUs and Collaborations with reputed Universities and research institutes. Good number of research projects addressing social health care problems have been taken up and are yielding information which will be of direct benefit to the people of the region. The University Journal with international academics on Editorial Board is being published by Wolters-Kluwer.
With the generous support from the Sponsoring Society, University has expanded infrastructural facilities- third floor added to existing hospital building, newer facilities created like Modular operation theatres, ICCU, CCU, NICU, DSA, etc. Also, departmental buildings of Biochemistry, Anatomy and Micribiology have been expanded, and facilities upgraded.
University has been concentrating on enhancing ICT facilities, strengthening and upgrading training (Skills Lab.), research facilities (Central Research Lab, Vascular Lab and Genetics Lab). Digital Integrated Campus Networking on Optical Fibre is in progress and will be commission by June 2016.
This year, to the existing sports facilities, Swimming Pool has been added and Indoor Sports facilities is coming up.
BLDE University has deep concern for health care facilities provided to socially disadvantaged sections of the society both in rural and urban areas. It is worth mentioning that University has established a very well equipped Rural Health Centre in the nearby village, Ukkali.
Recently, the University has been assessed by NAAC and accredited with CGPA of 2.90.
|Course Name||Course Duration|
|MS (Master of Surgery) ENT||3 Years|
|MS (Master of Surgery) Orthopaedics||03 Years|
|MS (Master of Surgery) OBG||03 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) Human Physiology||3 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) Paediatrics||3 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) Pathology||3 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) General Medicine||3 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) Dermatology||3 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) Anaesthesia||3 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) Pharmacology||3 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) Forensic Medicine||3 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) Radio diagnosis||3 Years|
|MBBS (Medicinae Baccalaureus and Bachelor of Surgery)||5.5 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) Community Medicine||3 Years|
|MS (Master of Surgery) Ophthalmology||3 Years|
|MS (Master of Surgery) General Surgery||3 Years|
|MD (Doctor of medicine) Human Anatomy||3 Years|
|Facility Name||Facility Description|
|Lab||Laboratories: Hospital ,Central Research ,Genetics, Skills, Vascular Physiology & Medicine. etc|
|Wificampus||Secured Enterprise Wi-Fi facility available at all academic building including Library & Hostels|
|Library||Built in area is 2400 sqmts, seating capacity of 691 and all sections air- conditioned, with Wi-fi|
|Hostels||Total of 9 buildings with 338 rooms to house 1154 students|
|Cafeteria/Mess||Cafeteria and mess facilities at Hospital & college hostels: hygienic & well Maintained|
|Transport Facilities||Hostel & residential quarters in campus, ambulance for patients, bus facility for students|
|Hospital/Medical facilities||The college with teaching hospital of 1125 beds, with primary & teritary health care facility|
|Sports Complex||Indoor sports, Outdoor facilities, Swimming pool , Indoor stadium is coming up|
|Gym||The Gym facility is available separately for boys & girls, Gym Trainer available.|