Bidar is a historical city. The history goes back to Mahabharata period when it was known as Vidur Nagar. There are many holy places like Shri Narasimha Zarani, Guru Nanak Jhira, Papnash Mandir, Methodist Church and Abdul Faiz Dargah. Bidar has a social importance, since it is Karma Bhoomi of lord Basaveshwara who brought a social revolution in 12th century. Bidar is well connected by Road /Rail /Air.
Karnatak Rashtriya Education Society (KRES) established in 1942, has the distinction of starting the first Kannada medium School in Bidar. It is the leading education society at the northern tip of Karnataka. Presently, there are 26 educational institutions being run by the Society. The Society is presently headed by Dr. Basavaraj G. Patil, who is relentlessly working to raise educational standards and to eradicate the tag of backwardness attached to this area.
Beginning its journey in the year 1970 with the lone faculty of Commerce , today our college caters to the need of 2000+ students. It has been re-accredited by NAAC with “A” grade and UGC has recognized as the “College with Potential for Excellence (CPE)”. It has four undergraduate courses in BA., BSc., B.Com., and BCA. It also offers six postgraduate courses in M.A Kannada, M.Sc Biotechnology, M.Sc Computer Science, M.Sc Mathematics, M.Com and M.A English. The PG Departments of Kannada and Computer Science have been offering MPhil and PhD programs. It has been undertaking many UGC sponsored minor/major research projects in its different faculties. Recently the college has been recognized as SUPERCENTRE by IIT Mumbai to run FOSS programs. IIT Madras has recognized our college as a nodal center to run NPTEL programs.
The Department of Computer Science was established in the year 1986. It offers B Sc. M Sc. (Computer Science, BCA, PGDCA, M.Phil and Ph.D. courses. It has been undertaking Major and Minor research projects sponsored by different agencies in association with State/National Institutions. It has been publishing many research articles in reputed international and national journals/conference proceedings. The faculty of the Department are working on Medical Image Analysis, Document Image Analysis, Biometrics, etc. The faculty members had been to USA and Hong Kong to present research articles with UGC travel grant and IAPR stipend. The Department has organized a number of National/State level conferences/seminars/workshops .
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