Dr. D.G. Shetty Educational Society Registered under the Karnataka Societies Registration Act 1960 and was established on 4th September 2001 to provide Quality Education to the students community. The society is supported by a team of learned friends and philanthropists.
In the Academic year 2003-04 the society started a Pre-university college of Arts, Science & Commerce by getting approval from the Govt. of Karnataka. The college is having the ultra modern Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computer laboratory& a Library to provide a high quality education to the student community. The college has gained a lot of fame in a very short span of time.
In the academic year 2003-04 the society started a degree college in the name of R.S.Shetty College of Commerce. The college is affiliated to Karnatak University running a professional B.Com (Corporate Secretary) course which is 3 year Six Semester. The college is showing tremendous performance by getting 100% result and all the students have secured distinction. Already the students of final Semester have been placed in the well known companies like Infosys, ICICI Prudential, Fulerton India Ltd., R.S.Shetty & R.N.Shetty Group of Companies, Vijaya Bank and Karnataka Bank.
Keeping in view the demand from the student community, the society had started new B.B.A. & B.C.A. colleges from the academic year 2007-08 in the name of R.S.Shetty College of Business Administration (B.B.A.) and Rukmini Shetty Memorial Sudhakar Shetty College of Computer Application (B.C.A.). Both the colleges are affiliated to Katnatak University , Dharwad.
From the academic year 2008-09 our society has established a new college at Hangarukatte, a remote Village in Udupi Taluk in the name of B.D.Shetty College of Business Management to run B.B.M. Course having affiliation from Mangalore University. This academic year the society has taken affiliation for B.Com Course in the same college from Managalore University.
The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, New Delhi also accredits our Society for providing oral coaching to the students who have passed the PUC/ 10+2 or equivalent for the foundation examination of Company Secretary Course. In the year 2008 the society’s R.S.Shetty College of Commerce was granted with Examination Centre from The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, New Delhi, to conduct examinations for company secretary course students at national level. This is the fourth examination centre of this institute in Karnataka and 64th centre in a country as a whole.
From the academic year 2010 the society also got the permission from The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Bangalore Chapter to conduct Student Induction Programme on once in a Quarter basics for the students who have enrolled for the Executive Programme of the Company Secretary Course.
Our society has been accredited by The Indian Institute of Banking & Finance, Mumbai to conduct the 100 hours Mandatory training programme for the Debt Recovery Agents of Public and Private Sector Banks and Financial Institutions. And also to conduct oral coaching class for Diploma in Banking and Finance (DBF).
The college is having a very serene campus, peaceful atmosphere & is situated near K.M.F in Dharwad. A team of well-qualified staff accompanied by well built class rooms equipped with modern teaching aids makes learning a pleasure in this college. Regular tests, seminars, debates, personality development classes, study tours, industrial visits & examinations are held to bring the best performance from the students.
Since from the inception of the society free admissions are being given to the students of PUC and various Degree courses, who secured more than 80% marks. The institution is also conducting free educational and industrial tour to the students of Degree classes every year.
The society has established a good name in North Karnataka and the students of the degree college have secured ranks in the examinations conducted by Karnatak University, Dharwad. The aim of the society is to provide quality education to the student community.