About Us2018-09-24T09:55:47+00:00

BLDEA was established in 1910. Founded by philanthropists and visionaries par excellence, who foresaw
the tremendous scope and significance of education in north Karnataka region, the BLDE association has
emerged as one of the foremost charitable associations in Karnataka. Sri B M Patil, a renowned
statesman, was one of the most notable custodians of the association. Presently, under the enlightened
leadership of honorable Dr M B Patil, a young and dynamic leader, the association is marching forward
to reach new heights in the field of education. The BLDE association has honed and nurtured 75
educational institutions catering to the various streams.
With a dedicated staff exceeding 1300 in number, the BLDEA at present, offers world-class education to
over 25000 students at its sprawling campuses, replete with all the modern, state-of-the-art facilities
and amenities.
Continuing its tradition of educational development and advancement, the BLDEA has established the
autonomous ‘BLDE University’. For the BLDEA, it is a gigantic stride in terms of offering more customized
and specialized educational programs to thousands of talented future professionals, gaining knowledge
at its campuses.